Children's Place (PLCE - Get Report) was upgraded to buy from underperform at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. $92 price target. The company can expand margins and generate significant upside to consensus earnings expectations, analysts said.
Regions Financial (RF - Get Report) was upgraded to outperform from market perform at FBR Capital Markets. $15 price target. The company has relatively more upside potential in new political environment, FBR said.
Werner (WERN - Get Report) was downgraded to hold from buy at Deutsche Bank. $27 price target. The valuation is less attractive, as the stock is valued at 22 times expected forward earnings, Deutsche said.