Analysts' Actions: WLP RHT OMC DF AON

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Amira Nature Foods
was initiated with a hold rating at TheStreet Ratings.

AON was downgraded at UBS to neutral from buy. Valuation call, insufficient upside to support buy rating, said UBS. $87 price target. 

Alliant Techsystems was upgraded at Credit Suisse to outperform from neutral. $148 price target. Earnings momentum is rising, Credit Suisse said. 

Dean Foods was downgraded at Credit Suisse to neutral from outperform. $19 price target. Estimates were also cut, as milk consumption trends remain weak, Credit Suisse said. 

Domino's Pizza was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.

Heartland Express was upgraded at Wells Fargo to outperform from market perform. Gordon Trucking acquisition is a significant positive. 

Lululemon Athletica was initiated with an overweight rating at J.P. Morgan. $84 price target. Following multiple execution issues, growth trajectory intact, J.P. Morgan said.

Omnicom was downgraded at Pivotal Research to hold from buy. Valuation call, based on a $72 price target. 

Red Hat was upgraded at Piper Jaffray to overweight from neutral. $53 price target. Company is in the pole position to dominate the OpenStack market, Piper Jaffray said. 

Taylor Morrison was downgraded at Sterne Agee to buy from neutral. $23 price target. Estimates were also cut, as order growth has slowed meaningfully, Sterne Agee said.

Wellpoint was initiated with a market perform rating at FBR Capital. $93 price target. Company is focused on the unproven exchange-based market, FBR Capital said. 

Western Refining was upgraded at UBS to buy from neutral. Material upside driven by company acquisition of a stake in NTI, UBS said. $41 price target.

Stock Comments / EPS Changes

Alliant Techsystems price target, estimates were lifted at Jefferies. Bushnell acquisition was incorporated into future numbers, Jefferies said. $130 price target and hold rating, Jefferies said.

Salesforce.com price target was increased at MKM Partners. Cloud momentum growth is accelerating, MKM Partners said. Buy rating. 

Dean Foods numbers were cut at Goldman Sachs. Shares are now seen reaching $19. Estimates were also reduced, as the company is closing plants and is seeing lower volumes, Goldman Sachs said. Neutral rating. 

Intuit price target, estimates were increased at UBS. Driven by quick adoption rate of next-gen products. $84 price target and buy rating.

Qualcomm was added to the Conviction Buy List at Goldman Sachs. Earnings growth should accelerate in 2014, Goldman Sachs said. $80 price target. 

Woodward estimates, price target were lowered at Jefferies. End markets have bottomed, but R&D headwind and incentive compensation incorporated, Jefferies said. $45 price target and buy rating.

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