Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Thursday, December 7th:

Accenture (NYSE:ACN) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Robert W. Baird. Robert W. Baird currently has a $155.00 price target on the stock.

American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen Inc. Cowen Inc currently has a $19.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $16.00.

Air Liquide (OTCMKTS:AIQUY) was upgraded by analysts at UBS AG from a sell rating to a neutral rating.

AK Steel (NYSE:AKS) was upgraded by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from a neutral rating to an overweight rating.

Ally Financial (NYSE:ALLY) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. The firm currently has a $32.00 target price on the stock.

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen Inc. They currently have a $1,500.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $1,225.00.

DeVry Education Group (NYSE:ATGE) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Robert W. Baird.

Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) had its outperform rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen Inc. The firm currently has a $320.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $270.00.

Basf (OTCMKTS:BASFY) was downgraded by analysts at UBS AG from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

Brown Forman (NYSE:BF.B) was downgraded by analysts at Pivotal Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. The firm currently has $65.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $62.00.

Brown Forman (NYSE:BF.B) was upgraded by analysts at Societe Generale from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Cancer Genetics (NASDAQ:CGIX) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Maxim Group. They currently have a $6.00 target price on the stock. The analysts wrote, “As the paradigm in oncology shifts to immune therapy with CAR-T, PARPs, Checkpoints, and even BTK inhibitors attracting attention, we must not forget that it is the advances in diagnostics/theranostics and molecular profiling that enable guided therapy.””

Commercial Metals (NYSE:CMC) was upgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corp from a neutral rating to a buy rating.

Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Macquarie. They currently have a $40.00 price target on the stock.

Collegium Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:COLL) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. Piper Jaffray Companies currently has a $24.00 target price on the stock.

Ctrip.Com International (NASDAQ:CTRP) was downgraded by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from an overweight rating to a neutral rating.

Depomed (NASDAQ:DEPO) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. Piper Jaffray Companies currently has a $9.00 price target on the stock.

Exactech (NASDAQ:EXAC) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Robert W. Baird. The firm currently has a $49.00 price target on the stock.

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at Wells Fargo & Company.

Galectin Therapeutics (NASDAQ:GALT) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at HC Wainwright. They currently have a $10.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $6.00.

Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Robert W. Baird. The firm currently has a $45.00 price target on the stock.

Lanxess (OTCMKTS:LNXSF) was upgraded by analysts at UBS AG from a neutral rating to a buy rating.

lululemon athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) had its overweight rating reissued by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co. They currently have a $79.00 price target on the stock.

lululemon athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) was upgraded by analysts at Canaccord Genuity from a sell rating to a hold rating.

lululemon athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) had its market perform rating reiterated by analysts at Wells Fargo & Company. They currently have a $70.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $60.00.

The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG) was upgraded by analysts at Sandler O’Neill from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Ollie's Bargain Outlet (NASDAQ:OLLI) had its overweight rating reiterated by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. They currently have a $61.00 target price on the stock.

Ollie's Bargain Outlet (NASDAQ:OLLI) had its overweight rating reaffirmed by analysts at KeyCorp. The firm currently has a $55.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $50.00.

Plug Power (NASDAQ:PLUG) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at HC Wainwright. They currently have a $4.00 target price on the stock. The analysts wrote, “Investor Day Notes; Management Upbeat and Confident Going into 2018; Affirm Buy Continuing coverage under the name H.C. Wainwright & Co. with a Buy rating. Effective November 9, 2017, research in the above titled name will now be published under H.C. Wainwright & Co. and no longer distributed in conjunction with ‘Rodman & Renshaw, a unit of H.C. Wainwright’. Investor day and site visit. On December 6, 2017 we attended PLUG’s investor day; the company also provided a site visit of its Latham, NY, facilities to investors. In addition to the company’s CEO and CFO, some other top executives including sales, operations, and hydrogen system group heads made presentations during the event. Key takeaways. During 2017, the company has been successful in securing business from Walmart (WMT; not rated) and Amazon (AMZN; not rated); revenue from Amazon alone is expected to be $600M over four years.””

RPC (NYSE:RES) was downgraded by analysts at Evercore ISI to an outperform rating.

RM (LON:RM) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at FinnCap. FinnCap currently has a GBX 207 ($2.79) target price on the stock.

Shake Shack (NYSE:SHAK) was upgraded by analysts at Morgan Stanley from an underweight rating to an equal weight rating. Morgan Stanley currently has $41.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $34.00.

Tallgrass Energy GP (NYSE:TEGP) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They currently have a $33.00 target price on the stock.

TE Connectivity (NYSE:TEL) had its outperform rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen Inc. Cowen Inc currently has a $110.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $95.00.

Tallgrass Energy Partners (NYSE:TEP) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Robert W. Baird.

Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK) had its outperform rating reissued by analysts at Wells Fargo & Company. Wells Fargo & Company currently has a $112.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $105.00.

Yintech Investment (NASDAQ:YIN) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Yintech Investment Holdings Limited is an online provider of spot commodity trading services primarily in China. The Company provides services which includes account opening, investor education, market information, research, live discussion boards and real-time customer support. It facilitates the trading by individual customers of silver, gold and other precious metals and commodities on exchanges, Shanghai Gold Exchange, Tianjin Precious Metals Exchange and Guangdong Precious Metals Exchange. Yintech Investment Holdings Limited is headquartered in Shanghai, China. “

Zogenix (NASDAQ:ZGNX) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Mizuho. They currently have a $51.00 target price on the stock. The analysts wrote, “We found the safety data to be adequate, with no signs of cardiac valve disorder. As such, we believe the share weakness over the past several days is unwarranted.””

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