Stock Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Thursday, January 4th:

ADVA Optical Networking (ETR:ADV) was given a €6.00 ($7.14) price target by analysts at Hauck & Aufhaeuser. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

BNP Paribas (EPA:BNP) was given a €67.00 ($79.76) price target by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

Cineworld Group (LON:CINE) was upgraded by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd to a buy rating. The firm currently has GBX 825 ($11.03) target price on the stock.

Continental (ETR:CON) was given a €275.00 ($327.38) target price by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Croda International (LON:CRDA) was downgraded by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC to a hold rating. They currently have GBX 4,700 ($62.84) price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of GBX 4,500 ($60.17).

Debenhams (LON:DEB) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. Numis Securities Ltd currently has a GBX 30 ($0.40) price target on the stock.

Societe Generale (EPA:GLE) was given a €46.00 ($54.76) target price by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

Gerry Weber International (ETR:GWI1) was given a €8.90 ($10.60) price target by analysts at Kepler Capital Markets. The firm currently has a sell rating on the stock.

Melrose Industries (LON:MRO) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. Numis Securities Ltd currently has a GBX 250 ($3.34) price target on the stock.

Nice (NASDAQ:NICE) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “NICE Ltd. provides enterprise software solutions. Its operating segment consists of Customer Interactions Solutions, Financial Crime and Compliance Solutions. The Company’s solutions include integrated, multimedia recording platforms, software applications and related professional services. NICE Ltd., formerly known as NICE-Systems Ltd., is headquartered in Ra’anana, Israel. “

NewLink Genetics (NASDAQ:NLNK) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “NewLink Genetics Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company which focuses on discovering, developing and commercializing immunotherapeutic products for cancer treatment. Its portfolio also includes biologic and small-molecule immunotherapy products used for the treatment of oncology indications. NewLink Genetics Corporation is headquartered in Ames, Iowa. “

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son (NYSE:NTB) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited offers bank and wealth management services. It provides retail and corporate banking products and services as well as wealth management solutions comprising trust, private banking and asset management. The company operates primarily in Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, The Bahamas, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda. “

InVitae (NYSE:NVTA) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Invitae Corporation is engaged in genetic diagnostics for hereditary disorders which include breast, colon and pancreatic cancer. It operates primarily in the United States, Israel and internationally. Invitae Corporation is headquartered in San Francisco, California. “

NEXT (LON:NXT) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. The firm currently has a GBX 5,100 ($68.19) price target on the stock.

Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $195.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Universal Display Corporation is located in the Princeton Crossroads Corporate Center in Ewing, New Jersey, minutes away from its research partner at Princeton University. Universal Display’s state-of-the-art facility is designed to further technology and materials development, technology transfer to manufacturing partners and work with customers to develop OLED products that meet their needs. “

OM Asset Management (NYSE:OMAM) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $19.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “OM Asset Management plc operates as a multi-boutique asset management company. It provides its services to individuals and institutions. The Company offers products in domestic and international equities, fixed income, and alternative investments, such as timber and real estate. OM Asset Management plc is based Boston, Massachusetts. “

Oncomed Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:OMED) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $4.50 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company which focuses on the discovering and developing monoclonal antibody therapeutics for cancer stem cells. It utilizes its technologies to identify, isolate and evaluate CSCs, validate multiple potential targets and pathways critical to CSC self-renewal and differentiation and develop antibody and other protein-based therapeutics. The company serves the healthcare industry and cancer therapy patients. OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is based in Redwood City, United States. “

ORBCOMM (NASDAQ:ORBC) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $12.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “ORBCOMM INC., is a leading global satellite data communications company, focused on Machine-to-Machine communications. Its customers include General Electric, Caterpillar Inc., Volvo Group and Komatsu Ltd. among other industry leaders. By means of a global network of twenty nine low-earth orbit satellites and accompanying ground infrastructure, ORBCOMM’s low-cost and reliable two-way data communications products and services track, monitor and control mobile and fixed assets in four core markets: commercial transportation; heavy equipment; industrial fixed assets; and marine/homeland security. The company’s products are installed on trucks, containers, marine vessels, locomotives, backhoes, pipelines, oil wells, utility meters, storage tanks and other assets. ORBCOMM is headquartered in Fort Lee, New Jersey and has a Network Control Center in Dulles, Virginia. “

Orexigen Therapeutics (NASDAQ:OREX) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Orexigen’s sole marketed drug, Contrave, targets the obesity market, which represents immense commercial potential. Orexigen has adopted a targeted approach for ramping up Contrave sales after the reacquisition of the U.S. rights last year. The targeted sales efforts are benefitting as Contrave prescriptions and sales have risen sequentially this year. However, accelerated commercialization efforts have increased costs, which hurt profit. We are also positive on the company’s collaboration agreement with several companies for the commercialization of the drug in Europe. Meanwhile, Orexigen’s dependence on Contrave for growth and early stage of pipeline candidates remain potent concerns. However, shares of the company have underperformed the industry in the past one year. Estimates have remained stable ahead of the Q4 earnings results. The company has a mixed record of earnings surprises in recent quarters.”

ORIENT O/SEAS INTL (OTCMKTS:OROVY) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a strong sell rating. According to Zacks, “Orient Overseas (International) Limited through its subsidiaries operates as a provider of container transport and logistics services. Its principal business activities include container transport and logistics services, ports and terminals, and property investment. The Company also provides freight management services, extensive domestic distribution services and supply-chain management. It also operates container terminals which forms an integral part of its international containerized transportation business. Orient Overseas (International) Limited is headquartered in Wanchai, Hong Kong. “

Old Second Bancorp (NASDAQ:OSBC) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. Zacks Investment Research currently has $15.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Old Second Bancorp Inc.’s full service banking businesses include the customary consumer and commercial products and services which banks provide. The following services are included: demand, savings, time deposit, individual retirement and Keogh deposit accounts; commercial, industrial, consumer and real estate lending, including installment loans, student loans, farm loans, lines of credit and overdraft checking; safe deposit operations; trust services; and an extensive variety of additional services tailored to the needs of individual customers. “

OSI Systems (NASDAQ:OSIS) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “OSI Systems is a vertically integrated designer and manufacturer of specialized electronic systems and components for critical applications in the homeland security, healthcare, defense and aerospace industries. The Company combines more than 40 years of electronics engineering and manufacturing experience with offices and production facilities in more than a dozen countries to implement a strategy of expansion into selective end product markets. Their Research and Development teams are focused on expanding and enhancing their product portfolios and delivering breakthrough technology solutions and are making technological advances designed to keep pace with their rapidly changing marketplace. They have three operating divisions: Security division, Healthcare division & Optoelectronics & Manufacturing division. “

Vectura Group (LON:VEC) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. The firm currently has a GBX 170 ($2.27) target price on the stock.

ElringKlinger (ETR:ZIL2) had its neutral rating reiterated by analysts at DZ Bank AG.

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