These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls this Friday.
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) Started as Buy at Citigroup.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) Reiterated Outperform with $750 target at Credit Suisse.
DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) Started as Hold at KeyBanc.
Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) Cut to Equal-weight at Barclays.
International Gaming Tech (NYSE: IGT) Raised to Neutral at BofA/ML.
Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) Maintained Buy with a $28 target at Argus.
Nokia Corporation (NYSE: NOK) Cut to Neutral at Credit Suisse; Raised to Perform at Oppenheimer; Raised to Neutral at Citigroup. Nokia’s target price was lowered in Europe as well by UBS, Soc-Gen, and Nordea.
Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL) Raised to BUy at ThinkEquity.
Randgold Resources Limited (NASDAQ: GOLD) Raised to Neutral at Goldman Sachs.
Regency Centers Corp. (NYSE: REG) Raised to Buy with $51 target at Argus.
Smithfield Foods Inc. (NYSE: SFD) Reiterated Outperform at Credit Suisse.
United Natural Foods Inc. (NASDAQ: UNFI) Raised to Buy with $62 target at Argus.
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JON C. OGG