Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (MO, AMZN, UHAL, AMLN, ACI, CAJ, CMCSA, DE, DLR, ENS, EQIX, INCY, LO, WFR, NWL, NVDA, PM, RENN)

Source: Jon Ogg
These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street brokerage and research firms this Thursday morning.

Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) Started as Hold at Jefferies. Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) Cut to Equal-weight at Morgan Stanley.
AMERCO, Inc. (NASDAQ: UHAL) named as Bull of the Day at Zacks.
Amylin Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: AMLN) Started as Outperform with $22 target at Credit Suisse.
Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) named as Bear of the Day at Zacks.
Canon, Inc. (NYSE: CAJ) Cut to Neutral at Credit Suisse.
Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) Reiterated Buy and raised target to $37 at BofA/ML.
Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) Cut to Market Perform Wells Fargo.
Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: DLR) started as Overweight with $76 target at Morgan Stanley.
EnerSys Inc. (NYSE: ENS) named as Value Stock of the Day at Zacks.
Equinix, Inc. (NASDAQ: EQIX) Reiterated Buy with $155 target at BofA/ML.
Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ: INCY) Cut to Equal-weight at Morgan Stanley.
Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO) Started as Buy at Jefferies.
MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (NYSE: WFR) Raised to Hold at Jefferies.
Newell Rubbermaid, Inc. (NYSE: NWL) Reiterated Buy and raised target to $24 at BofA/ML.
NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA) Cut to Neutral at BofA/ML.
Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) Started as Hold at Jefferies.
Renren Inc. (NYSE: RENN) Reinstated as Neutral at Credit Suisse.

If you enjoyed the top analyst upgrades and downgrades, you can sign up in the box below to join our morning email list to receive news directly in your inbox each morning. We include major analyst upgrades and downgrades, IPO and M&A news, special situation developments, observations on Warren Buffett and key market gurus, as well as special exclusive feature stories.


Sponsored: Find a Qualified Financial Advisor:

Finding a qualified financial advisor doesn’t have to be hard. SmartAsset’s free tool matches you with up to 3 fiduciary financial advisors in your area in 5 minutes. Each advisor has been vetted by SmartAsset and is held to a fiduciary standard to act in your best interests. If you’re ready to be matched with local advisors that can help you achieve your financial goals, get started now.