Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AAP, CAB, CRUS, CME, CTSH, EQIX, LH, LVLT, MMM, PIR, DGX, SKYW, STFC, TGI, TSL, WERN)
These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls this Friday.
Advance Auto Parts Inc. (NYSE: AAP) named Bear of the Day at Zacks.
Cabela's Inc. (NYSE: CAB) named Bull of the Day at Zacks.
Cirrus Logic Inc. (NASDAQ: CRUS) reiterated Buy and raised target to $48 at Canaccord Genuity.
CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CME) cut to Underweight at JPMorgan.
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NASDAQ: CTSH) started as Neutral at Credit Suisse.
Equinix Inc. (NASDAQ: EQIX) reiterated Buy and raised target to $250 at Jefferies and reiterated Buy and raised target to $225 at Canaccord Genuity.
Lab Corporation of America (NYSE: LH) started as Neutral at Credit Suisse.
Level 3 Communications Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) cut to Underperform at Raymond James.
3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) started as Buy at BofA/ML.
Pier 1 Imports Inc. (NYSE: PIR) maintained Hold but raised estimates at Argus.
Quest Diagnostics Inc. (NYSE: DGX) started as Neutral and removed from U.S. Focus List at Credit Suisse.
SkyWest Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW) named value stock of the day at Zacks and raised to Strong Buy at Raymond James.
State Auto Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: STFC) reiterated Buy with $18 target at Argus.
Triumph Group Inc. (NYSE: TGI) added to U.S. Focus List and raised target to $79 at Credit Suisse.
Trina Solar (NYSE: TSL) cut to Underperform at Raymond James.
Werner Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ: WERN) has seen downgrades after its warning: cut to Neutral at Citigroup, to Market Perform at Wells Fargo, to Market Perform at Raymond James and to Neutral at JPMorgan.
JON C. OGG
Filed under: 24/7 Wall St. Wire, Analyst Calls Tagged: AAP, CAB, CME, CRUS, CTSH, DGX, EQIX, LH, LVLT, MMM, PIR, SKYW, STFC, TGI, TSL, WERN