These are the top analyst calls of upgrades, downgrades, and initiations we have seen from Wall Street research calls this Thursday morning.
ADTRAN Inc. (NASDAQ: ADTN) cut to Neutral at Credit Suisse.
AllianceBernstein (NYSE: AB) raised to Outperform at Credit Suisse.
Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation (NYSE: ANH) raised to Buy at Stern Agee.
Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ: CRUS) started as Overweight at Barclays.
Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ: CLWR) started as Neutral at D.A. Davidson (late Wednesday call) after RBC cut its rating on Wednesday to Underperform.
Credit Suisse (NYSE: CS) raised to Buy at Deutsche Bank.
ExxonMobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM) maintained Neutral but raised target to $90 from $85 at Credit Suisse.
GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE: GNC) started as Outperform at Wells Fargo.
Hain Celestial Group (NASDAQ: HAIN) maintained Buy with $52 target at Canaccord Genuity.
Hatteras Financial Corp (NYSE: HTS) cut to Neutral at Stern Agee.
Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) maintained Neutral but cut target to $25 from $30 at Credit Suisse.
Humana (NYSE: HUM) named as Bear of the Day at Zacks.
L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LLL) raised to Sector Perform at RBC.
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) cut to Underperform at RBC.
Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. (NYSE: RS) started as Buy at UBS.
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) cut to Hold at Jefferies.
Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) named as Bull of the Day at Zacks.
The Fresh Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: TFM) started as Outperform at Wells Fargo.
TravelCenters of America LLC (NYSEMKT: TA) named value stock of the day at Zacks.
Vitamin Shoppe, Inc. (NYSE: VSI) started as Outperform at Wells Fargo.
Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) started as Outperform at Wells Fargo.
JON C. OGG