NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGSCiena ( CIEN) was upgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings. Darden ( DRI) rated new hold at Wunderlich. $50 price target. Internal investments will take time to bear fruit. E*Trade ( ETFC) upgraded at Goldman from neutral to buy. $19 price target. Estimates also raised, as the company's new capital plan should unlock shareholder value.
Five Below ( FIVE) upgraded at UBS from neutral to buy. $45 price target. Earnings growth will likely accelerate in the second half of the year. Granite Construction ( GVA) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings. Moody's ( MCO) upgraded at Lazard from neutral to buy. $74 price target. 10% pullback has created a buying opportunity for a great business. Oasis Petroleum ( OAS) upgraded at Topeka from hold to buy. $56 price target. Four acquisitions should add to earnings. Verifone ( PAY) upgraded at Wedbush from neutral to outperform. $26 price target. Company can overcome its legacy issues and profitability should return to normal in 2015.