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

Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen Inc. Cowen Inc currently has a $60.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $74.00.

Allergan (NYSE:AGN) was downgraded by analysts at Argus from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Argan (NYSE:AGX) was downgraded by analysts at Lake Street Capital from a buy rating to a hold rating. They currently have $56.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $71.00.

Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein. They currently have a $325.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $300.00.

Avid Technology (NASDAQ:AVID) was downgraded by analysts at Dougherty & Co from a neutral rating to a sell rating.

Brown Forman (NYSE:BF.B) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG. They currently have a $61.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $55.00.

Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. initiated coverage on shares of BorgWarner (NYSE:BWA). Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. issued an outperform rating and a $63.00 price target on the stock.

Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. initiated coverage on shares of Cummins (NYSE:CMI). The firm issued an outperform rating and a $192.00 target price on the stock.

DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE:DVA) was upgraded by analysts at Raymond James Financial, Inc. from an outperform rating to a strong-buy rating.

Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at MKM Partners. The firm currently has a $145.00 price target on the stock.

Hyatt Hotels (NYSE:H) was upgraded by analysts at MKM Partners from a neutral rating to a buy rating.

Home Depot (NYSE:HD) had its market perform rating reaffirmed by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein. They currently have a $170.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $162.00.

L-3 Communications (NYSE:LLL) had its outperform rating reissued by analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG.

Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX) was upgraded by analysts at Instinet from a neutral rating to a buy rating.

lululemon athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) had its in-line rating reissued by analysts at Robert W. Baird. Robert W. Baird currently has a $82.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $72.00.

SeaChange International (NASDAQ:SEAC) was upgraded by analysts at Lake Street Capital from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $4.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $3.00.

Synchronoss Technologies (NASDAQ:SNCR) had its underperform rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG. The firm currently has a $8.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $13.00.

Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS) had its average rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co.

Tecnoglass (NASDAQ:TGLS) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Toll Brothers (NYSE:TOL) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at Raymond James Financial, Inc..

Uniper (ETR:UN01) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co.

Yelp (NYSE:YELP) had its underweight rating reaffirmed by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies.

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