NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS
Dollar Tree (DLTR) was downgraded at Sterne Agee to neutral from buy. Twelve-month price target is $56. Valuation call, after the stock ran 39% in 2013, Sterne Agee said.
Fluor (FLR) was upgraded at Canaccord Genuity to buy from hold. Equipment stocks are still trading at a discount to usual midcycle multiples, Canaccord Genuity said.
Informatica (INFA) was upgraded at Credit Suisse to outperform from neutral. Twelve-month price target is $52. Expecting a good quarter and the data integration market is not dead, Credit Suisse said.
Juniper (JNPR) was upgraded at FBR Capital Markets to market perform from underperform. Twelve-month price target is $25. Activist proposals could help unlock shareholder value, FBR Capital Markets said.
Morgan Stanley (MS) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Natural Resources Partners (NRP) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Nuvasive (NUVA) was upgraded at Leerink Swann to outperform from market perform. Twelve-month price target is $45. Estimates were also boosted, based on improving execution, Leerink Swann said.
Oracle (ORCL) was downgraded at Oppenheimer to perform from outperform. Valuation call, as the stock has gained 28% in the past six months, Oppenheimer said.
Red Hat (RHT) was upgraded at Oppenheimer to outperform from perform. Twelve-month price target is $74. Uptrend in business fundamentals appears sustainable, Oppenheimer said.
Scripps Networks (SNI) was upgraded at Citigroup to neutral from sell. Valuation call, Citigroup said.
Superior Energy (SPN) was downgraded at Wells Fargo to market perform from outperform. Company could continue to lose market share to competitors, Wells Fargo said.