Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (NLY, AIV, AVT, BEAM, CMG, CS, FANG, ESRX, HUM, KRG, ERIC, RJET, MKTG, ROST, SMRT, TJX, UBS, USM)
byNov 6th 2012 8:24AM
These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls this Tuesday.
Annaly Capital Management Inc. (NYSE: NLY) maintained Neutral but cut target to $17 at Credit Suisse.
Apartment Investment & Management Co. (NYSE: AIV) raised to Market Perform at Wells Fargo.
Avnet Inc. (NYSE: AVT) cut to Underperform as Bear of the Day at Zacks.
Beam Inc. (NYSE: BEAM) reiterated Buy with $74 target at Argus.
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) raised to Buy but $320 target is same at BofA/ML.
Credit Suisse Group (NYSE: CS) raised to Equal Weight at Barclays.
Diamondback Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: FANG) started as Outperform with $25 target at Credit Suisse and started as Buy at Stern Agee.
Express Scripts Holding Co. (NASDAQ: ESRX) cut to Hold at Jefferies and reiterated Buy at BofA/ML.
Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) reiterated Buy with $82 target at Argus.
Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE: KRG) started as Buy with $6 target at BofA/ML.
L.M. Ericsson Telephone Co. (NASDAQ: ERIC) reiterated Buy with $14 target at Argus.
Republic Airways Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: RJET) raised to Neutral at BofA/ML.
Responsys Inc. (NASDAQ: MKTG) cut to Neutral at Credit Suisse.
Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ: ROST) started as Neutral at Credit Suisse.
Stein Mart Inc. (NASDAQ: SMRT) started as Outperform with $10 target at Credit Suisse.
The TJX Companies Inc. (NYSE: TJX) started as Neutral at Credit Suisse.
UBS A.G. (NYSE: UBS) raised to Overweight at Barclays.
United States Cellular Corp. (NYSE: USM) raised to Neutral at JPMorgan.
JON C. OGG
Filed under: 24/7 Wall St. Wire, Analyst Calls Tagged: AIV, AVT, BEAM, CMG, CS, ERIC, ESRX, FANG, HUM, KRG, MKTG, NLY, RJET, ROST, SMRT, TJX, UBS, USM