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Equity Briefing: Upgrades and Downgrades for August 10th: AEO, ALXA, HMIN, JDSU, LMCA, NVDA, TJX, VTUS


A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network ( and Equity Briefing:

Janney Montgomery Scott  reiterated its buy rating on shares of American Eagle (NYSE: AEO). They have a $26.00 price target on the stock.

JMP Securities  reiterated its outperform rating on shares of Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALXA). They have a $12.00 price target on the stock.

Macquarie  downgraded shares of Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. (NASDAQ: HMIN) from a neutral rating to an underperform rating.

MKM Partners  reiterated its buy rating on shares of JDS Uniphase Co. (NASDAQ: JDSU). They have a $14.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $15.00.

Janco  downgraded shares of Liberty Capital (NASDAQ: LMCA) from a buy rating to an accumulate rating.

MKM Partners  reiterated its neutral rating on shares of NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA).

Avondale Partners  raised its price target on shares of TJX Companies Inc (NYSE: TJX) from $51.00 to $55.00. They have an outperform rating on the stock.

Cantor Fitzgerald  upgraded shares of Ventrus Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ: VTUS) from a hold rating to a buy rating. Cantor Fitzgerald now has a $7.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $5.50.

Goldman Sachs  downgraded shares of Yanzhou Coal Mining (NYSE: YZC) from a neutral rating to a sell rating.

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