Analysts' Actions: Davita, Gilead, G&K Services, Omnivision, More


America's Car-Mart (CRMT) was upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

Davita HCP (DVA) was downgraded at Deutsche Bank to hold from buy. Valuation call, based on a 12-month price target of $77, Deutsche Bank said.

Gilead (GILD) was initiated with an outperform rating at FBR Capital Markets. Twelve-month price target is $125. Hepatitis C market has net been fully appreciated by the market and can drive growth over the next 15 years, FBR Capital Markets said.

G&K Services (GK) was upgraded at J.P. Morgan to overweight. Company continues to execute well and trades at an attractive valuation, J.P. Morgan said.

Lithia Motors (LAD) was downgraded at Morgan Stanley to underweight, Morgan Stanley said. $80 price target. Valuation call, as the stock has tripled since 2012.

Nordic American Tankers (NAT) was downgraded to sell at TheStreet Ratings.

Omnivision (OVTI) was downgraded at Robert Baird to neutral from outperform at Robert Baird. Do not expect a premium to the acquisition proposal from HCM, Robert Baird said.

Steve Madden (SHOO) was upgraded at Sterne Agee to buy. Twelve-month price target is $40. Dolce Vita purchase should help boost growth, Sterne Agee said.

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