Analysts' Actions: CRL CVLT LNKD Q WETF


Arcos Dorados Holdings ( ARCO) was downgraded to sell at TheStreet Ratings.

Bona Film Group ( BONA) was downgraded to sell at TheStreet Ratings.

Charles River Laboratories ( CRL) was downgraded at Goldman Sachs to sell from neutral. $38 price target. RMS softness adds to preclinical worries, Goldman said.

Commvault ( CVLT) was upgraded at Pacific Crest to outperform. $92 price target. Company is gaining market share and should benefit from a new product cycle, Pacific Crest said.

Fusion-io ( FIO) was initiated with a buy rating at Needham. $20 price target. Investor sentiment appears to have bottomed, Needham said.

GATX ( GMT) was downgraded at Stifel Nicolaus to hold from buy. Tank car order rates are not sustainable, Stifel Nicolaus said.

LinkedIn ( LNKD) was initiated with an outperform rating at Pacific Crest. $215 price target. Company has clear monetization and scarcity benefits, Pacific Crest said.

Newfield Exploration ( NFX) was upgraded at Stifel Nicolaus to buy from hold. $29 price target. Expect an NAV increase, Stifel Nicolaus said.

People's United Financial ( PBCT) was upgraded at J.P. Morgan to overweight from neutral. 15%-plus upside to 2014 consensus and best entry point in two years, J.P. Morgan said.

Quintiles Transnational ( Q) was initiated at Morgan Stanley with an overweight rating and a $51 price target. The company stands to benefit from being the leader in the high-growth biopharmaceutical R&D outsourcing market.

Quintiles Transnational was initiated at Goldman Sachs with a neutral rating and a $44 price target. The company's global scale and scientific expertise will benefit from the growth in the biopharmaceutical industry, Goldman said.

Quintiles Transnational was initiated with a neutral rating at Robert Baird. $46 price target. Company has low, decelerating growth, Baird said.

Sanderson Farms ( SAFM) was downgraded at Keybanc to hold from buy. Valuation call, said Keybanc.

T-Mobile ( TMUS) was initiated with a hold rating at Canaccord and a $22 price target. Although TMUS is an attractive takeover candidate, absent such an event the stock appears fully valued, Canaccord said.

WisdomTree Investments ( WETF) was downgraded at Citigroup to neutral. Much of the upside is already priced in to the stock, Citigroup said. Price target was reduced to $13.50.


Chipotle ( CMG) price target was boosted at Miller Tabak. Shares are now seen reaching $400. Company should benefit from Qdoba closures, Miller Tabak said. Buy rating.

FedEx ( FDX) estimates were raised at Citigroup for 2014. Volume supports the low end of fourth-quarter guidance and a fuel benefit, said Citi.

Hain Celestial ( HAIN) price target and estimates were raised at BMO Capital. Earnings estimates were increased as high single-digit sales growth will be driven by the premium segment and organic opportunities, said BMO Capital. Price target is $69.

Kroger ( KR) price target and estimates were raised at Cantor Fitzgerald. Reflect accelerated growth from generics and market share gains, said Cantor Fitzgerald. Price target goes to $33.

Pioneer Natural ( PXD) was added to US 1 List at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. Cash flow can double over the next five years, BofA/Merrill said. $200 price target.

Sodastream ( SODA) price target was raised at Oppenheimer. Shares are now seen reaching $85. Recent channel checks have been encouraging, Oppenheimer said. Outperform rating.

Terex ( TEX) price target, earnings estimates were reduced at BMO Capital. Shares kept their outperform rating despite lowered EPS estimates and a new $36 price target, BMO Capital Markets said. Management blames weakness in European housing sector, BMO also said.

UnitedHealth ( UNH) price target was boosted at Deutsche Bank. Shares are now seen reaching $63. Company is being cautious about 2014 Medicare changes but maintains a strong long-term industry position, Deutsche said. Hold rating.

Williams ( NOK) was cut from Conviction Buy List at Goldman Sachs. $40 price target. Geismar outage likely will hurt earnings, Goldman Sachs said.

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