Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS - Get Report) was upgraded to outperform at Oppenheimer. $75 price target. Earnings estimates were also increased, as the company can continue to gain market share, Oppenheimer said.
Syntax (SYNT) was downgraded to underperform from market perform at William Blair. Growth headwinds will likely persists, Blair said.
VF Corp. (VFC) was downgraded to underperform from buy at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. More tempered outlook for the company's outdoor and action brands, analysts said.
Western Refining (WNR) was upgraded to neutral from underweight at JPMorgan. $28 price target. The company is reducing parent leverage through MLP financing, JPMorgan said.