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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (AIG, BKH, BXP, CI, CME, FCEL, JRCC, LDK, MFB, WFR, MU, ORCL, SQI, SODA, SFG, UA, ZLC, ZIP)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Friday morning.

American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG) Started as Buy at BofA/ML.
Black Hills Corporation (NYSE: BKH) Raised to Outperform but cut target to $33 at Credit Suisse.
Boston Properties Inc. (NYSE: BXP) Raised to Buy at Argus.
CIGNA Corporation (NYSE: CI) Raised to Outperform as Bull of the Day at Zacks.
CME Group Inc. (NYSE: CME) Raised to Buy at UBS.
FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: FCEL) Maintained Buy but cut target to $3.00 at Canaccord Genuity.
James River Coal Co. (NASDAQ: JRCC) Cut to Strong Sell at S&P Equity Research (late-Thursday).
LDK Solar Co., Ltd. (NYSE: LDK) Reiterated Hold at Argus.
Maidenform Brands, Inc. (NYSE: MFB) Reiterated Strong Buy as Value at Zacks.
MEMC Electronic Materials Inc. (NYSE: WFR) Cut to Hold at Stifel Nicolaus.
Micron Technology Inc. (NYSE: MU) Raised to Outperform at Wells Fargo; Reiterated Buy and $14 target at Gleacher & Co.
Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL) Reiterated Outperform as #1 pick with $42 target at Credit Suisse.
SciQuest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQI) Started as Buy at Canaccord Genuity.
SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA) Reiterated Buy as Aggressive Growth at Zacks.
StanCorp Financial (NYSE: SFG) Reiterated Underperform as Bear of the Day at Zacks.
Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA) Raised to Buy at Stifel Nicolaus.
Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC) Cut to Neutral at BofA/ML.
Zipcar, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZIP) Raised to Overweight at JPMorgan.

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