<strong>HOME RETAIL GROUP</strong><br />Seasonal performance at Homebase appears to have driven consensus forecasts higher, said Nomura analysts as they reiterated their &ldquo;buy&rdquo; rating on the stock and upped their target price to 288p. The broker says the firm is on track to reduce full year total costs.<br /><br /><strong>ITV</strong><br />Goldman Sachs removed ITV from its &ldquo;Conviction List&rdquo; and reiterated its &ldquo;buy&rdquo; recommendation. Following the recent rise in the stock, the broker said that it remains a good opportunity but that it is no longer a standout in the sector. It&rsquo;s 48p price target remains unchanged.<br /><br /><strong>RSA</strong><br />Since Collins Stewart upgraded RSA to a &ldquo;buy&rdquo; in April, it has updated its forecasts for investment and currency markets. The broker therefore reduced its earnings per share and net asset value by 5 per cent, but kept its dividend growth expectation at 7 per cent.<br />