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ADT ADT rated new outperform at William Blair. $57 price target. Company is cutting costs and buying back stock.
American International AIG downgraded at Wells from outperform to market perform. Company lacks near-term catalysts.
Bemis BMS upgraded at Keybanc from hold to buy. $40 price target. Company can outperform its peers over the coming quarters.
Cullen/Frost CFR downgraded at JP Morgan to underweight. Industry lacks near-term catalysts.
City National CYN downgraded at JP Morgan to neutral. Company is leveraged to slower growth in the first half of the year.
Con-Way CNW upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.
EMC EMC downgraded at Morgan Stanley to equal-weight. Growth is slowing in the storage market.
Gencor Industries GENC downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Hertz HTZ downgraded at Morgan Stanley from overweight to underweight. $18 price target. Company is leveraged to lower used car prices.
Huntsman HUN downgraded at UBS to neutral from buy. $18 price target. Recent price appreciation increases above our valuation.
Legg Mason LM downgraded at KBW from outperform to market perform. $29 price target. Expect continued outflows from the equity business.
MGM Resorts MGM downgraded at Nomura from buy to neutral. $13.50 price target. Valuation call, as the stock is up 40% over the past two months.
Altria MO upgraded at Stifel from hold to buy. $36 price target. Stock is attractive, following a recent pullback.
Microsoft MSFT downgraded at Morgan Stanley to equal-weight. Windows 8 has been disappointing and the PC market will remain weak.
Olin OLN rated new hold at Dahlman. Stock is pricing in improving profitability.
Penn National PENN downgraded at Lazard to neutral. Valuation call, given slower regional gaming trends.
Silgan SLGN downgraded at Keybanc from buy to hold. Core metal food can business could continue to struggle.
St. Jude STJ downgraded at BMO to market perform. $40 price target. Company lacks near-term catalysts.
Tronox TROX downgraded at UBS to neutral from buy. $21 price target. Near term headwinds and recent stock appreciation spur downgrade.
Whitewave Foods WWAV rated new outperform at Credit Suisse. $19 price target. Company is a market leader and can generate solid growth over the next couple of years.
Wynn Resorts WYNN upgraded at Lazard from neutral to buy. $145 price target. Estimates also boosted, given higher expected growth in Macau.
Zions Bancorporation ZION downgraded at JP Morgan to neutral. Valuation call, as the sector lacks near-term catalysts.


Brady BRC estimates, target upped at BMO. BRC estimates were boosted through 2014. Recent acquisition should add to earnings. Market Perform rating and new $34 price target.
Fiserv FISV target raised at Oppenheimer to $89. Expect bank IT budgets to grow again in 2013. Outperform rating.
The Greenbrier Companies GBX target raised at Jefferies to $17. Sequentially improved backlog in a weak environment. Hold rating.
Las Vegas Sands LVS numbers raised at Lazard. Shares of LVS now seen reaching $59, according to Lazard Capital Markets. Estimates also increased, given higher expected growth in Macau. Buy rating.
Sirius XM SIRI target increased at Lazard to $4 a share. Company will likely post higher subscriber growth. Buy rating.
Constellation Brands STZ numbers boosted at Stifel. Shares of STZ now seen reaching $45. Estimates also upped, given higher wine and spirits sales. Buy rating.
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