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LONDON (SHARECAST) - African Barrick Gold: Westhouse Secuirites raises target from 464p to 495p.
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AG Barr: Panmure Gordon keeps hold rating and 440p target.
AstraZeneca: Panmure Gordon downgrades from buy to hold, target cut from 3,100p to 3,000p.
Barclays: UBS downgrades from buy to neutral, 235p target unchanged.
British Sky Broadcasting: Morgan Stanley ups target from 790p to 827p, overweight rating kept.
Britvic: Panmure Gordon keeps hold rating.
BTG: Jefferies keeps hold recommendation and 360p target; Panmure Gordon raises target from 328p to 400p, hold rating kept; finnCap upgrades to hold.
Centrica: Citigroup upgrades to buy, target lifted from 315p to 360p.
Daily Mail & General Trust: Citigroup ups target from 495p to 585p, buy rating kept.
Dunelm: Seymour Pierce keeps buy rating and 640p target; Panmure Gordon ups target from 700p to 720p, buy rating kept.
easyJet: Panmure Gordon keeps buy rating and 650p target; ombre ups target from 580p to 650p, buy rating kept.
Fidessa: Panmure Gordon cuts target from 1,459p to 1,352p, hold rating kept.
FirstGroup: Jefferies reiterates hold rating and 270p target; Panmure Gordon cuts target from 280p to 230p, hold rating kept; Oriel Securities downgrades to hold.
Gemfields: JPMorgan Cazenove ups target from 44p to 50p, overweight rating kept.
Glencore: UBS upgrades from neutral to buy, target lifted from 390p to 420p.
Hays: Oriel Securities downgrades to hold.
ITV: Nomura keeps buy rating and 115p target.
KCOM Group: Oriel Securities downgrades to hold.
Lamprell: Investec cuts target from 100p to 55p, hold rating kept.
Lloyds: UBS downgrades from buy to neutral, target lifted from 44p to 50p.
Marston's: Jefferies keeps buy rating and 135p target; Panmure Gordon keeps buy rating and 130p target; Nomura keeps buy rating and 116p target.
Morgan Crucible: Citigroup cuts target from 330p to 325p, buy rating kept.
Rightmove: Panmure Gordon keeps buy rating and 2,000p target.
Sainsbury's: Seymour Pierce retains hold rating and 310p target; Panmure Gordon keeps buy rating and 400p target; Jefferies keeps hold rating and 310p target.
Schroders: UBS downgrades from neutral to sell, target lifted from 1,330p to 1,470p.
Severn Trent: JPMorgan Cazenove cuts target from 1,640p to 1,610p, neutral rating kept.
Smith & Nephew: Morgan Stanley downgrades to equal weight, target lifted from 660p to 969p.
Sportingbet: Panmure Gordon keeps buy rating and 61p target.
Tesco: Seymour Pierce reiterates reduce rating and 310p target; Jefferies keeps buy rating and 400p target; Panmure Gordon keeps buy rating and 440p target; Nomura keeps buy rating and 430p target.
Virgin Media: Espirito Santo ups target from 2,880p to 3,150p, buy rating kept.
WH Smith: Citigroup raises target from 660p to 720p, buy rating kept.
Wolseley: Credit Suisse ups target from 2,850p to 3,000p, outperform rating kept.
Xstrata: UBS upgrades from neutral to buy, target raised from 1,120p to 1,220p.