NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS
Aecom ( ACM) was downgraded at Keybanc to hold from buy. Organic growth will likely remain tepid, Keybanc said.
Analog Devices ( ADI) was upgraded at Drexel Hamilton to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $60. Global manufacturing visibility is improving, Drexel Hamilton said.
CSX (CSX) was downgraded at Stifel Nicolaus to hold from buy. Company is facing higher costs, Stifel Nicolaus said.
Diamond Food (DMND) price target, EPS estimates were increased at Jefferies. Diamond increased its own numbers, Jefferies said. Valuation call with strong EPS growth outlook, Jefferies said. Hold rating and 12-month price target of $23.
Equifax (EFX) was downgraded at Goldman Sachs to neutral from buy. Valuation call, based on a 12-month price target of $66, Goldman said.
Esterline Technologies (ESL) was upgraded at UBS to buy from neutral. Big cost-reduction opportunity to drive EPS upside, UBS said. Twelve-month price target is $123.
Eaton Vance (EV) was downgraded at Citigroup to sell from neutral. Twelve-month price target is $37. Asset flow dynamics continue to worsen, Citigroup said.
Generac (GNRC) was downgraded at Oppenheimer to perform from outperform. Valuation call, as the company has limited earnings upside potential, Oppenheimer said.
Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) was upgraded at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch to buy. Twelve-month price target is $39. Company will likely close the valuation gap to its peers, BofA/Merrill said.
Gartner (IT) was upgraded at Goldman Sachs to buy from neutral. Twelve-month price target is $85. Company is buying back stock and can deliver solid earnings growth, Goldman Sachs said.