Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Tuesday, October 24th:

Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. The firm currently has a GBX 3,500 ($46.19) target price on the stock.

Acacia Mining PLC (LON:ACA) had its sell rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup Inc.. They currently have a GBX 170 ($2.24) price target on the stock.

Agree Realty Corporation (NYSE:ADC) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. The firm currently has a $54.00 target price on the stock.

Admiral Group plc (LON:ADM) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They currently have a GBX 1,880 ($24.81) target price on the stock.

Alexion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ALXN) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus.

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They currently have a $1,100.00 price target on the stock.

Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (NYSE:ANW) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus.

Bank of Marin Bancorp (NASDAQ:BMRC) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at DA Davidson. The firm currently has a $72.00 target price on the stock.

Bluerock Residential Growth REIT (NYSE:BRG) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Northland Securities. The firm currently has a $14.25 target price on the stock.

BT Group PLC (NYSE:BT) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. They currently have a GBX 390 ($5.15) price target on the stock.

Crane (NYSE:CR) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Boenning Scattergood. The analysts wrote, “We raise our 2017 EPS estimate to reflect clear stabilization in the company‚Äôs Fluid Handling segment. Still, we remain Neutral on CR shares, with the fundamental risks and opportunities balanced and the stock trading at a forward P/E multiple of 17.3 times, in the upper end of the historical range of 12-19 times. Key Points: 3Q EPS top Street on top-line beat, low tax rate. Crane posted 3Q17 EPS of $1.13, a penny above our estimate of $1.12 and three cents higher than consensus of $1.10. Revenue eked out a 0.2% increase, but the modest growth was notably better than our estimate of a 2.1% decline (core growth was -10%, offset by acquisitions and forex). EBIT margin was 15.1%, a 10 basis point improvement from a year ago, but below our model at 15.8%, while a lower than expected tax rate (29.4% vs. our 31% estimate) contributed $0.03 per share in upside versus our model.””

Debenhams Plc (LON:DEB) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. Deutsche Bank AG currently has a GBX 45 ($0.59) price target on the stock.

Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They currently have a GBX 440 ($5.81) price target on the stock.

Esure Group PLC (LON:ESUR) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. Deutsche Bank AG currently has a GBX 300 ($3.96) price target on the stock.

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus currently has a $1,075.00 price target on the stock.

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald. They currently have a $1,100.00 target price on the stock. The analysts wrote, “Solid 3Q17 results expected; we’re slightly ahead of consensus. Our estimates for 3Q17 net revenue and EBITDA of $21,945.4M (+20.1% Y/Y)/$11,067.8M (50.4% margin) are slightly above FactSet consensus estimates of $21,931M/ $10,851M, respectively. Our estimates imply that Search still has a long runway and that Alphabet continues to gain share in the digital ad market. Our GAAP EPS estimate is $9.07 vs. the Street’s $8.32.””

Hawaiian Holdings (NASDAQ:HA) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus currently has a $40.00 target price on the stock.

Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) had its market perform rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen and Company. They currently have a $50.00 target price on the stock.

HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They currently have a GBX 737 ($9.73) price target on the stock.

International Consolidated Airlns Grp SA (LON:IAG) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. Deutsche Bank AG currently has a GBX 680 ($8.97) price target on the stock.

International Consolidated Airlns Grp SA (LON:IAG) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. The firm currently has a GBX 186 ($2.45) price target on the stock.

International Consolidated Airlns Grp SA (LON:IAG) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Shore Capital.

IDEXX Laboratories (NASDAQ:IDXX) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They currently have a $185.00 target price on the stock.

Mediclinic International PLC (LON:MDC) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at Citigroup Inc..

Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They currently have a GBX 345 ($4.55) price target on the stock.

McClatchy (NYSE:MNI) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Noble Financial.

Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) had its neutral rating reiterated by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co.

NEXT plc (LON:NXT) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. The firm currently has a GBX 4,400 ($58.06) target price on the stock.

ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:ON) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Citigroup Inc.. Citigroup Inc. currently has a $23.50 price target on the stock.

OpGen (NASDAQ:OPGN) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at HC Wainwright.

Pendragon PLC (LON:PDG) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. They currently have a GBX 25 ($0.33) price target on the stock.

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They currently have a $34.50 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $31.50.

Real Industry (NASDAQ:RELY) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at B. Riley. B. Riley currently has a $5.00 target price on the stock. The analysts wrote, “We reiterate our Buy rating and $5.00 price target on RELY . Analyst certification and important disclosures can be found on pages 3 – 6 of this report. This document represents an abbreviated discussion of the subject issuer and should not be used as the sole basis for an investment decision. Contact your B. Riley representative for complete research concerning the subject issuers, including research briefs and reports.Valuation Our Buy rating and $5.00 PT assumes a $525MM value for Real Alloy, the price the company paid. Additionally, we assume RELY will be able to complete multiple accretive acquisitions over the next handful of years that generate $10MM/yr in incremental EBITDA.””

Scorpio Bulkers (NYSE:SALT) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. The firm currently has a $9.00 target price on the stock.

Thermon Group Holdings (NYSE:THR) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at SunTrust Banks, Inc.. SunTrust Banks, Inc. currently has a $20.00 price target on the stock.

V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at UBS AG. They currently have a $77.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $66.00.

Viavi Solutions (NASDAQ:VIAV) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus.

Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. The firm currently has a GBX 4,100 ($54.10) target price on the stock.

Zpg Plc (LON:ZPG) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. Deutsche Bank AG currently has a GBX 340 ($4.49) price target on the stock.

Zoetis (NYSE:ZTS) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. The firm currently has a $65.00 price target on the stock.

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