NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- RATINGS CHANGES

AK Steel (AKS) was upgraded at Nomura to buy from neutral. Twelve-month price target is $10. Company can earn $2 a share by 2016, Nomura said.

Advanced Micro (AMD - Get Report) was upgraded at Pacific Crest to sector perform. New leadership can achieve lower consensus expectations, Pacific Crest said.

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Advanced Micro was downgraded at Canaccord Genuity to hold. Twelve-month price target is $2.75. Company cut its guidance and will need to restructure more, Canaccord said.

Atmos Energy (ATO) was upgraded at J.P. Morgan to overweight from neutral. Valuation call, based on a 12-month price target of $57. Stock has lagged its peers of late and the company offers a low-risk growth story, J.P. Morgan said.

Alibaba (BABA - Get Report) was initiated with a buy rating at Brean Capital. Twelve-month price target is $110. Company is a core holding, with leverage to a market leader with the China consumer, Brean said.

Alibaba was initiated with a buy rating at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. Twelve-month price target is $112. Company can leverage its platform and generate 30%-plus annual sales growth in the coming years, BofA/Merrill said.

Borg Warner (BWA) was upgraded at Deutsche Bank to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $69. Company can deliver accelerating organic growth and margin improvement in the coming years, Deutsche Bank said.

Clean Harbors (CLH - Get Report) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings. You can view the full analysis from the report here: CLH Ratings Report

Exelon (EXC) was upgraded at Citigroup to neutral from sell. Twelve-month price target is $37. Nuclear overhang should subside, Citigroup said.

Fifth Third (FITB) was upgraded at Citigroup to buy from neutral. Twelve-month price target is $23. Pullback has created an attractive opportunity, Citigroup said. Company may also accelerate its buyback activity, Citigroup also said.

Garmin (GRMN) was initiated with a neutral rating at Credit Suisse. Twelve-month price target is $54. Company has a mixed business outlook, Credit Suisse said.

Goldman Sachs (GS - Get Report) was upgraded at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods. Twelve-month price target is $195. Estimates were also increased, as the company is seeing better growth outside of trading, KBW said.

Hilton (HLT) was upgraded at Suntrust to buy from neutral. Twelve-month price target is $26. Stock has pulled back 15% since the last quarter and the company can post solid growth in 2015, Suntrust said.

Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) was upgraded at Leerink Swann to outperform from market perform. Twelve-month price target is $560. Have higher confidence that procedure growth can accelerate, Leerink Swann said.

ITC (ITC) was upgraded at Credit Suisse to neutral from underperform. Twelve-month price target is $36. Company is facing lower regulatory risks, Credit Suisse said.

Netflix (NFLX - Get Report) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings. You can view the full analysis from the report here: NFLX Ratings Report

Mattress Firm (MFRM) was upgraded at Keybanc to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $68. Stock has pulled back 11% from recent highs, but the company can continue to expand its brand across the country, Keybanc said.

Reliance Steel (RS) was upgraded at Topeka Capital to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $70. Stock has pulled back to an attractive level, Topeka Capital said.

Sonoco (SON) was upgraded at DA Davidson to neutral from underperform. Valuation call, based on a 12-month price target of $40, DA Davidson said.

Tesla (TSLA - Get Report) was initiated with a buy rating at MLV. Twelve-month price target is $300. Company can take market share and build future vehicles with lower cost and risks, MLV said.

UnitedHealth (UNH) was upgraded at Leerink Swann to outperform from market perform. Twelve-month price target is $100. Estimates were also increased, given better results at United Healthcare, Leerink Swann said.

Urban Outfitters (URBN - Get Report) was downgraded at Janney to neutral from buy. Twelve-month price target is $32. Company is facing margin pressure and will likely see lower near-term returns, Janney said.

Urban Outfitters was downgraded at Goldman Sachs to neutral from buy. Twelve-month price target is $31. Estimates were also cut, as the company is seeing lower sales and margins, Goldman Sachs said.

Urban Outfitters was downgraded at Morgan Stanley to equal-weight from overweight. Twelve-month price target is $31. Sales will likely take longer to stabilize, Morgan Stanley said.

Xilinx (XLNX) was upgraded at Wells Fargo to outperform from market perform. Despite a muted outlook the company is realizing higher margins, Wells Fargo said.

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