NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS
21st Century Fox (FOXA) was upgraded at BMO Capital to outperform from market perform. Twelve-month price target is $40. Stock has pulled back to an attractive entry point, BMO Capital said.
Hawaiian (HA) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Nimble Storage (NMBL) was initiated at UBS with a neutral rating. High growth expectations, with emphasis on growth rather than profit, UBS said. Twelve-month price target is $53.
Pandora (P) was upgraded at MKM Partners to neutral from sell. Valuation call, based on a 12-month price target of $39, MKM Partners said.
Southern Company (SO) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Staples (SPLS) was downgraded at B. Riley to neutral from buy. Twelve-month price target is $15. Retail environment has been weak, which has caused higher promotions, B. Riley said.
Trimble (TRMB) was upgraded at J.P. Morgan to overweight from neutral. Twelve-month price target is $43. Company is seeing strong E&C momentum and higher margins, J.P. Morgan said.
Stock Comments / EPS Changes
AutoZone (AZO) price target, EPS estimates were raised at UBS. Capitalized on strong industry trends and made inventory investments, UBS said. Twelve-month price target is $555. Neutral rating.
AutoZone estimates, price target were raised at J.P. Morgan. Twelve-month price target is now $590. Estimates were also increased, as the company is seeing higher sales and a lower tax rate, J.P. Morgan said. Overweight rating.
LyondellBasell (LYB) price target, EPS estimates were raised at Jefferies. Driven by growth projects, productivity, shale oil and cumulative FCF, Jefferies said. Twelve-month price target is $105. Buy rating.
USG (USG) price target, estimates were raised at Jefferies. Twelve-month price target is now $43. Wallboard pricing story intact and factoring for the Boral JV, Jefferies said. Buy rating.