NEW YORK (TheStreet
) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS Ameris Bancorp
upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings. Cornerstone OnDemand
downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Valuation call, based on a $22 price target. Covanta
rated new Buy at Keybanc. $20 price target. Company generates significant free cash flow and growth headwinds are moderating. Cablevision
downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. $15 price target. Management is holding off on price increases and spending more on CapEx. CVS Caremark
downgraded BMO to Market Perform, BMO Capital said. Valuation call, based on a $47 price target. Healthcare Services
rated new Buy at Benchmark. $23.50 price target. Company is a market leader and deserves a premium valuation. Kroger
rated new Neutral at UBS. $25 price target. Executing the right strategy, fairly valued. Scripps Networks
upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. Valuation call, based on a $52 price target. Safeway
rated new Sell at UBS. $20 price target. Company is not investing enough in the core business. Fresh Market
rated new Buy at UBS. $54 price target. Attractive margin structure. Whole Foods Market
rated new Buy at UBS. $100 price target. Growth drivers are underappreciated by consensus.
STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES Apple
numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of AAPL now seen reaching $699, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on early production evidence of iTV. Buy rating. B/E Aerospace
target raised at Jefferies to $55, Jefferies said. Paradigm shift means more interior work. Buy rating. Francesca's Holdings
numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of FRAN now seen reaching $31, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on steady growth track. Buy rating. Skyworks Solutions
numbers raised at Oppenheimer. Shares of SWKS now seen reaching $30, Oppenheimer said. Estimates also raised on good Apple, Samsung and China exposure. Outperform rating. Ulta Salon
numbers raised at JP Morgan. Shares of ULTA now seen reaching $100, according to JP Morgan. Estimates also increased, given the company's strong operating momentum. Overweight rating. Urban Outfitters
estimates lowered at UBS through 2014, UBS said. Management changes will take time to gel. Neutral rating.
Urban Outfitters estimates cut at Credit Suisse through 2013. Operating costs remain high. Neutral rating and $30 price target.
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