Admiral Group: Numis raises target price from 1170p to 1425p upgrading to add.
Aggreko: Investec places its target price (prev.: 1700p) under review and retains a hold recommendation. WH Ireland reduces target price from 2050p to 1700p downgrading from buy to outperform. Panmure Gordon reduces target price from 1822p to 1736p, while its buy recommendation remains unchanged.
AstraZeneca: Bank of America raises target price from 3200p to 3400p, upgrading to neutral.
Barratt Developments: Deutsche Bank shifts target price from 391p to 394p and maintains its buy recommendation.
Berkeley Group: Deutsche Bank increases target price from 2252p to 2358p and reiterates a hold recommendation.
Brewin Dolphin: N+1 Singer initiates with a target price of 305p and a buy recommendation.
Chime Communications: Investec ups target price from 335p to 350p retaining its buy recommendation.
Daily Mail & General Trust: Investec ups target price from 841p to 861p and reiterates a buy recommendation.
Debenhams: Deutsche Bank lowers target price from 115p to 110p keeping a buy recommendation.
EnQuest: Liberum Capital raises target price from 142p to 174p upgrading to buy.
Euromoney Institutional investor: Westhouse Securities upgrades to neutral with a target price of 898p.
Fresnillo: Goldman Sachs lowers target price from 860p to 850p and stays with its sell recommendation.
ITV: Deutsche Bank ups target price from 150p to 165p and keeps a hold recommendation.
Jupiter Fund Management: Bank of America ups target price from 380p to 410p and retains a neutral rating.
Lloyds Banking Group: Investec downgrades to hold with a target price of 80p.
Ophir Energy: Credit Suisse reduces target price from 550p to 495p and maintains its outperform rating.
Optimal Pay: Numis ups target price from 325p to 350p retaining its buy recommendation.
Pendragon: Jefferies moves target price from 40p to 47p and keeps a buy recommendation. Panmure Gordon moves target price from 28p to 35p and maintains a hold recommendation.
Phoenix IT Group: Investec cuts target price from 168p to 145p and downgrades from buy to hold. Numis places both its target price (prev.: 140p) and its hold recommendation under review.
Playtech: Deutsche Bank raises target price from 680p to 800p maintaining its buy recommendation.
Redrow: Deutsche Bank takes target price from 278p to 294p and retains a hold recommendation. Numis upgrades to hold with a target price of 725p. Panmure Gordon raises target price from 240p to 294p and upgrades from hold to buy.
Royal Bank of Scotland: Deutsche Bank increases target price from 275p to 320p, but still recommends selling.
Sage: Jefferies ups target price from 320p to 380p and upgrades from hold to buy.
Shire: Citi raises target price from 2900p to 3200p reiterating its buy recommendation. Goldman Sachs increases target price from 2850p to 3600p and maintains a string buy recommendation.
Spirent Communications: Bank of America cuts target price from 172p to 150p retaining a buy recommendation.
Unilever: Panmure Gordon lowers target price from 2800p to 2650p downgrading from buy to hold.
Vedanta Resources: JP Morgan reduces target price from 1540p to 1360p, while leaving its overweight rating unaltered.
Wenthworth Resources Limited: After having had its recommendation under review, Panmure Gordon reinitiates with a buy recommendation and a target price of 70p (prev.: 114p).
Whitbread: Bank of America raises target price from 3500p to 3850p and leaves its buy recommendation unchanged.
Workspace Group: JP Morgan ups target price from 525p to 540p and retains an overweight rating.
3i Group: Societe Generale takes target price from 385p to 415p and stays with its buy recommendation.