Investment Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Friday, September 1st:

Associated Capital Group (NYSE:AC) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. The firm currently has a $27.00 target price on the stock.

Ambarella (NASDAQ:AMBA) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc..

Ambarella (NASDAQ:AMBA) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Needham & Company LLC.

Ifs Securities started coverage on shares of American Outdoor Brands Corporation (NASDAQ:AOBC). Ifs Securities issued an outperform rating on the stock.

Ascendis Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:ASND) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Leerink Swann. The firm currently has a $28.00 target price on the stock.

Brightcove (NASDAQ:BCOV) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Northland Securities. They currently have a $7.00 price target on the stock.

Cullen/Frost Bankers (NYSE:CFR) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. They currently have a $96.50 target price on the stock.

Ciena Corporation (NYSE:CIEN) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Needham & Company LLC. Needham & Company LLC currently has a $31.00 price target on the stock.

CVB Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CVBF) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. The firm currently has a $23.00 price target on the stock.

Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB) was upgraded by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada from a sector perform rating to an outperform rating. The firm currently has C$35.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of C$32.00.

Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB) was upgraded by analysts at Scotiabank from a sector perform rating to an outperform rating. Scotiabank currently has C$33.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of C$30.00.

Diamond Offshore Drilling (NYSE:DO) was upgraded by analysts at Clarkson Capital from a neutral rating to a buy rating.

Dixons Carphone (OTC:DSITF) was downgraded by analysts at Investec from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Ellie Mae (NASDAQ:ELLI) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co.

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They currently have a $185.00 price target on the stock.

First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. They currently have a $41.00 price target on the stock.

First Quantum Minerals Limited (TSE:FM) had its outperform rating reaffirmed by analysts at Scotiabank. Scotiabank currently has a C$16.00 target price on the stock.

First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. They currently have a $99.00 price target on the stock.

Blackhawk Network Holdings (NASDAQ:HAWK) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Craig Hallum. Craig Hallum currently has a $58.00 price target on the stock.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.. The firm currently has a $17.00 target price on the stock.

Hilltop Holdings (NYSE:HTH) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. They currently have a $30.00 target price on the stock.

J D Wetherspoon PLC (OTC:JDWPY) was downgraded by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc from a buy rating to a hold rating.

CarMax (NYSE:KMX) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc..

LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Northland Securities. The firm currently has a $15.00 target price on the stock.

lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co. The firm currently has a $71.00 target price on the stock.

MacroGenics (NASDAQ:MGNX) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at SunTrust Banks, Inc.. They currently have a $26.00 price target on the stock.

Mtu Aero Engines A (OTC:MTUAY) was upgraded by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Nutanix (NASDAQ:NTNX) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They currently have a $28.00 price target on the stock.

Nutanix (NASDAQ:NTNX) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Maxim Group. The firm currently has a $41.00 target price on the stock.

Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Maxim Group. The firm currently has a $168.00 target price on the stock.

Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Northland Securities. Northland Securities currently has a $175.00 price target on the stock.

HSBC Holdings plc initiated coverage on shares of Koninklijke DSM NV (OTC:RDSMY). HSBC Holdings plc issued a buy rating on the stock.

Transocean (NYSE:RIG) was upgraded by analysts at Clarkson Capital from a neutral rating to a buy rating.

AT&T (NYSE:T) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Macquarie. They currently have a $43.00 target price on the stock.

Texas Capital Bancshares (NASDAQ:TCBI) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. They currently have a $86.00 price target on the stock.

Thor Industries (NYSE:THO) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at BMO Capital Markets.

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Robert W. Baird. The firm currently has a $17.00 price target on the stock.

Volvo Ab (OTC:VLVLY) was upgraded by analysts at DNB Markets from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Ifs Securities assumed coverage on shares of Wayfair (NYSE:W). Ifs Securities issued an outperform rating on the stock.

Winnebago Industries (NYSE:WGO) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at BMO Capital Markets.

W.P. Carey (NYSE:WPC) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services.

Wintrust Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WTFC) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. They currently have a $74.00 price target on the stock.

Altaba (NASDAQ:YHOO) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at MKM Partners. They currently have a $76.00 price target on the stock.

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