NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS
American Airlines ( AAL) was upgraded at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch to neutral from underperform. Twelve-month price target is $34. Company refinanced debt and has a new card agreement, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said.
American Airlines was upgraded at Raymond James to outperform. Twelve-month price target is $38. Risk/reward is attractive at current levels, Raymond James said.
Apollo Education (APOL) was downgraded at Barclays to underweight from equal-weight. Twelve-month price target is $29. Entire sector has limited enrollment visibility, Barclays said.
Cameron (CAM) was upgraded at Societe Generale to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $69. Company is selling noncore assets and activist presence could drive improvement, Societe Generale said.
Carrizo Oil (CRZO) was upgraded at Credit Suisse to neutral from underperform. Twelve-month price target is $45. Oil growth outlook is improving, Credit Suisse said.
Electronic Arts (EA) was upgraded at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch to buy from neutral. Twelve-month price target is $36. Company is expanding margins faster than expected, BofA/Merrill said.
Illinois Tool (ITW) was upgraded at BMO Capital to outperform. Twelve-month price target is $100. Company offers low-risk growth, with potentially high returns, BMO Capital said.
Pembina Pipeline (PBA) was upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.
PDC Energy (PDCE) was upgraded at Topeka Capital to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $68. Higher reserves release nearly doubles the NAV, Topeka Capital said.
Sally Beauty (SBH) was upgraded at Wells Fargo to outperform. Comp sales and guidance may have bottomed, Wells Fargo said.