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Bed Bath & Beyond was upgraded at Oppenheimer to outperform. $92 price target. Stage has been set for better earnings growth, Oppenheimer said.

CIT Group was upgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.

Crox was downgraded at Goldman Sachs to neutral from buy. $14 price target. Company is not executing well and lacks near-term catalysts, Goldman Sachs said.

Equinix was upgraded at Citigroup to buy from neutral and given a $225 price target. Sales productivity, REIT conversion and valuation drive the upgrade, Citi said.

Facebook was upgraded to neutral from sell at BTIG Research. Future expectations have been increased, following the beat this quarter, BTIG Research said.

Facebook was upgraded at JMP Securities to outperform from market perform. $38 price target. Company is becoming a "must buy" for advertisers, JMP Securities.

F5 Networks was upgraded at Northland Securities to outperform. $98 price target. Company is seeing higher domestic sales, Northland said.

Fifth Third was downgraded at Wells Fargo to market perform from outperform. Company will likely face headwinds from weaker refinancing activity, Wells Fargo said.

Hawaiian Holdings was upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

Qualcomm was downgraded at Citigroup to neutral from buy and given a $70 price target. The smartphone market remains weak and there is increasing chip competition, Citi said.

Rock-Tenn was downgraded at Deutsche Bank to hold from buy. Valuation call, based on a $120 price target, Deutsche Bank said.

Stock Comments / EPS Changes

Akamai estimates, price target were raised at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $35. Estimates were also increased, as sales continue to exceed expectations, Credit Suisse said. Underperform rating.

Ameriprise numbers were raised at UBS. Earnings estimates were raised as A&WM margins continue to expand. Price target goes to $101.

Ameriprise estimates, price target were increased at Sterne Agee. Estimates were boosted through 2015. A&WM growth has been impressive, Sterne Agee said. Neutral rating and new $94 price target.

Arrow Electronics numbers were raised at Citigroup. Earnings estimates were raised on operating margin expansion and a book-to-bill ratio greater than 1. Price target goes to $53.

Boeing estimates were reduced at Citigroup. Estimates were reduced to reflect increased deferred compensation expense, Citi said. Price target is $122.

CA estimates, price target were boosted at Jefferies. Shares are now seen reaching $27. Estimates were also upped, as renewal opportunities have improved, Jefferies said. Hold rating.

Caterpillar numbers were cut at UBS. Earnings estimates were reduced on inventory reductions and a cautious end-market outlook, said UBS. Price target is $84.

Caterpillar estimates, price target were cut at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $97. Estimates were also reduced, after the company lowered its guidance, Credit Suisse said. Outperform rating.

Cabot Oil & Gas estimates were raised at UBS. Earnings estimates were raised given Marcellus growth, said UBS. Price target is $72.

Cabot Oil & Gas numbers were increased at Keybanc. Estimates were raised through 2014. Production continues to track ahead of expectations, Keybanc said. Buy rating and new $90 price target.

EMC estimates, price target were boosted at Lazard Capital Markets. Shares of EMC are now seen reaching $32. Estimates were also upped, given the company's new guidance. Buy rating.

E*Trade estimates, price target were increased at Credit Suisse. Estimates were boosted through 2015. Underlying fundamentals have improved, Credit Suisse said. Neutral rating and new $12.50 price target.

Ford numbers were raised at Citigroup. Earnings estimates were raised given strong North American pickup truck demand and a turning European business, Citigroup said. Price target goes to $20.

Facebook numbers were raised at UBS. Earnings estimates were raised on increased mobile advertising estimates, said UBS. Price target goes to $36.

F5 Networks numbers were raised at Citigroup. Earnings estimates were raised given market share gains and new product growth, Citi said. Price target goes to $90.

General Dynamics estimates were increased at Credit Suisse. Estimates were raised through 2015. Cash returns are accelerating, Credit Suisse said. Outperform rating and new $100 price target.

Lilly estimates were raised at UBS. Reflect increased guidance, UBS said. Price target is $52.

Las Vegas Sands numbers were raised at Sterne Agee. Shares are now seen reaching $67. Estimates were also increased, as margins are improving and the company will likely return more cash to shareholders, Sterne Agee. Buy rating.

Las Vegas Sands price target was raised at Citigroup to $70 from $67. Reflects the increased SCL market value.

Moody's numbers were raised at UBS. Estimates were increased on second-quarter beat and improving issuance, said UBS. Price target goes to $68.

MGM Resorts price target was raised at UBS to $17 from $13. Valuation was rolled forward and solid Macau execution, said UBS.

Citrix estimates, price target were boosted at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $75. Estimates were also upped, as Netscaler is driving growth, Credit Suisse said. Neutral rating.

Panera estimates, price target were cut at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $195. Estimates were also reduced, given macro uncertainty and lower margins from increased business investment, Credit Suisse said. Outperform rating.

Tractor Supply numbers were raised at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $128. Estimates were also increased, given the company's new guidance, Credit Suisse said. Neutral rating.

Visa numbers were raised at Citigroup. Earnings estimates were raised given the third-quarter beat and positive signs for spending, Citi said. Price target goes to $212.

Visa estimates, price target were raised at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $210. Estimates were also increased, as the company is seeing higher sales, Credit Suisse said. Outperform rating.

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