Investment Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Thursday, October 19th:

Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Atlantica Yield Plc owns, manages and acquires a diversified portfolio of contracted assets in the power and environment sectors. It operates primarily in North America, South America and Europe. Atlantica Yield Plc, formerly known as Abengoa Yield plc, is based in Brentford, the United Kingdom. “

Adobe Systems (NASDAQ:ADBE) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.. The firm currently has a $190.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $153.00.

American Express (NYSE:AXP) had its price target raised by Royal Bank Of Canada to $68.00. The firm currently has an underperform rating on the stock.

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) had its price target lowered by Nomura to $338.00. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Columbia Banking System, Inc. is a registered bank holding company whose wholly owned subsidiary, Columbia State Bank,conducts a full-service commercial banking business. Headquartered in Tacoma, Washington, the Company provides a full range of banking services to small and medium-sized businesses, professionals and other individuals through banking offices located in the Tacoma metropolitan area and contiguous parts of the Puget Sound region of Washington, as well as the Longview and Woodland communities in southwestern Washington. “

CommScope Holding (NASDAQ:COMM) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. The firm currently has $36.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “CommScope Holding Inc. is a premier network infrastructure provider. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides end-to-end solutions connecting technology and wireless and wired networks. It operates in three segments: Wireless, Enterprise, and Broadband. CommScope Holding Company, Inc. is headquartered in Hickory, North Carolina. “

Drive Shack (NYSE:DS) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Drive Shack Inc.is the owner and operator of golf-related leisure and entertainment businesses. The services offered by the company comprise Drive Shack which is engaged in developing innovative golf entertainment venues, American Golf and Real Asset related assets. Drive Shack Inc., formerly known as Newcastle Investment Corp., is based in New York. “

Diana Shipping inc. (NYSE:DSX) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. The firm currently has $4.50 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Diana Shipping Inc. is a global provider of shipping transportation services. They specialize in transporting dry bulk cargoes, including such commodities as iron ore, coal, grain and other materials along worldwide shipping routes. “

Entegris (NASDAQ:ENTG) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating. Zacks Investment Research currently has $35.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Entegris is a leading provider of materials management solutions to the microelectronics industry including, in particular, the semiconductor manufacturing and disk manufacturing markets. The company’s materials management solutions for the semiconductor industry assure the integrity of materials as they are handled, stored, processed and transported throughout the semiconductor manufacturing process. These solutions enable customers to protect their investment in work-in-process and finished devices. “

Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Equity Commonwealth is an internally managed and self-advised real estate investment trust. It primarily owns office buildings located throughout the United States. The majority of its portfolio consists of office buildings located in central business districts, or CBDs, of major metropolitan markets. Equity Commonwealth, formerly known as CommonWealth REIT, is based in Chicago. “

Esterline Technologies Corporation (NYSE:ESL) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a strong sell rating. According to Zacks, “Esterline Technologies Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets engineered products and systems primarily for aerospace and defense customers in the United States and internationally. The Company designs, manufactures and markets engineered products and systems for application within the industries it serves. The Company operates through three segments: Avionics & Controls, Sensors & Systems, and Advanced Materials. The Company serves aerospace and defense customers. The Company’s Avionics & Controls business segment includes avionics systems, control and communication systems, and interface technologies capabilities. The Company’s Sensors & Systems business segment includes power systems, connection technologies and advanced sensors capabilities. The Company’s Advanced Materials business segment includes engineered materials and defense technologies capabilities. It designs and manufactures ruggedized military personal communication equipment, primarily headsets, handsets and field communications. “

Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) had its target price reduced by Stephens from $50.00 to $38.00. They currently have an overweight rating on the stock.

MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) had its price target increased by MKM Partners to $16.00. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Restaurant Brands International (NYSE:QSR) (TSE:QSR) had its target price increased by Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. from $70.00 to $75.00. They currently have an outperform rating on the stock.

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