Equities Research Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Thursday, November 23rd:

Advantage Oil & Gas (NYSE:AAV) (TSE:AAV) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Advantage Oil and Gas Ltd., formerly Advantage Energy Income Fund, is an intermediate oil and natural gas corporation, engaged in the exploration and development of oil and natural gas properties in Alberta and Saskatchewan in Canada. It focuses on developing the Montney natural gas resource play located at Glacier, Alberta. The Company’s properties are located in Alberta and Saskatchewan, and consist of liquids rich natural gas and light oil. The Company’s head office is located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. “

Andrew Peller (TSE:ADW.A) was given a C$15.50 price target by analysts at Laurentian. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Aegon NV (NYSE:AEG) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Aegon N.V. is an international insurance group which writes life and health insurance and offers related pension, savings and investment products in Europe, North America and the Caribbean. The Company’s other lines of business include property and casualty insurance and financial services. “

Canaccord Genuity started coverage on shares of Anglo Pacific Group plc (LON:APF). They issued a buy rating and a GBX 185 ($2.43) price target on the stock.

Babcock International Group plc (LON:BAB) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Shore Capital.

Blur Group PLC (LON:BLUR) had its corporate rating reiterated by analysts at N+1 Singer.

Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Bridgepoint Education, Inc. provides postsecondary education services. It offers associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in the disciplines of business, education, psychology, social sciences, and health sciences. The Company delivers its programs online, as well as at its traditional campuses located in Clinton, Iowa and Colorado Springs, Colorado. Headquartered in San Diego, California, the company was founded on the principle that those who are academically prepared deserve access to an affordable higher education without sacrificing quality, transferability of credits, accessibility and academic standards. “

Caleres (NYSE:CAL) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Caleres, Inc. is a footwear retailer and wholesaler. The Company is involved in the operation of retail shoe stores and e-commerce Websites as well as the design, sourcing and marketing of footwear for women and men. Its operating segment consists of Famous Footwear and Brand Portfolio. The company brands include Nike, Skechers, Bearpaw, Converse, Vans, New Balance, adidas, Asics, Sperry and Sof Sole, LifeStride, Dr. Scholl’s, Fergalicious, Naturalizer and Carlos. Caleres, Inc., formerly known as Brown Shoe Company, Inc., is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. “

Cineworld Group plc (LON:CINE) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. The firm currently has a GBX 700 ($9.21) price target on the stock.

Cineworld Group plc (LON:CINE) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Investec. Investec currently has a GBX 825 ($10.85) price target on the stock.

Deere & (NYSE:DE) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They currently have a $150.00 price target on the stock.

Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC (LON:ERM) had its price target trimmed by Canaccord Genuity from GBX 1,250 ($16.44) to GBX 1,200 ($15.78). Canaccord Genuity currently has a hold rating on the stock.

easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) had its price target boosted by Canaccord Genuity from GBX 1,200 ($15.78) to GBX 1,295 ($17.03). They currently have a hold rating on the stock.

Liontrust Asset Management PLC (LON:LIO) had its price target increased by Canaccord Genuity from GBX 545 ($7.17) to GBX 555 ($7.30). Canaccord Genuity currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Mitchells & Butlers plc (LON:MAB) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. The firm currently has a GBX 240 ($3.16) target price on the stock.

Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $99.00 target price on the stock.

Mobile Streams Plc (LON:MOS) had its corporate rating reiterated by analysts at N+1 Singer.

Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) had its sell rating reissued by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. Canaccord Genuity currently has a GBX 103 ($1.35) target price on the stock.

Open Text Corp (TSE:OTEX) (NASDAQ:OTEX) had its price target reduced by Macquarie from C$43.00 to C$40.00.

Paragon Banking Group PLC (LON:PAG) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. They currently have a GBX 500 ($6.58) target price on the stock.

Patterson Companies (NASDAQ:PDCO) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They currently have a $37.00 price target on the stock.

People (CVE:PEO) had its target price boosted by Laurentian from C$7.80 to C$9.00.

Servelec Group plc (LON:SERV) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at N+1 Singer.

Severfield plc (LON:SFR) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at N+1 Singer.

The Sage Group plc (LON:SGE) had its target price boosted by Canaccord Genuity from GBX 585 ($7.69) to GBX 636 ($8.37). The firm currently has a sell rating on the stock.

Superior Gold (CVE:SGI) had its price target increased by Pi Financial from C$2.60 to C$2.70. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Majestic Wine PLC (LON:WINE) had its sell rating reaffirmed by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. They currently have a GBX 306 ($4.02) price target on the stock.

Majestic Wine PLC (LON:WINE) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Investec. Investec currently has a GBX 450 ($5.92) target price on the stock.

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