ITC Holdings ( ITC) was upgraded at UBS to buy from neutral. Increased confidence in the ETR deal drove the upgrade, UBS said. Price target goes to $95. Littlefuse ( LFUS) was upgraded at Robert Baird to outperform from neutral. $84 price target. Hamlin acquisition should add to earnings, Baird said. LinkedIn ( LNKD) was initiated with an outperform rating at Credit Suisse. $220 price target. Company's addressable market is set to nearly double, Credit Suisse said.
MetLife ( MET) was upgraded at Deutsche Bank to buy from hold. Limited downside risk and a discounted valuation, said Deutsche Bank. Price target goes to $51. TripAdvisor ( TRIP) was downgraded at Stifel Nicolaus to hold from buy. Valuation call, as the stock moved through the previous $58 price target, Stifel Nicolaus. Woodward ( WWD) was upgraded at Jefferies to buy. $47 price target. New analyst sees increased visibility for commercial aerospace growth, Jefferies said.