Alliance Resource Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: ARLP) was raised to Buy from Hold with a price target of $36 (versus a $25.02 close) at Deutsche Bank.
Chambers Street Properties (NYSE: CSG) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo.
Green Plains Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: GPP) was started with a Buy rating and it was assigned a $20 price target (versus $15.29 close) at Roth Capital.
HealthSouth Corp. (NYSE: HLS) was raised to Outperform from Market Perform and it now has a $54 price target (versus a $46.46 close) at JMP Securities.
Kosmos Energy Ltd. (NYSE: KOS) was raised to Outperform from Market Perform with a $10 price target (versus $7.93 close) at BMO Capital Markets.
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) was raised to Neutral from Sell with a $20 price target (versus a $20.80 close) at B. Riley.
T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) was started as Buy with a $50 price target (versus a $38.63 close) at Buckingham Research.
Western Union Co. (NYSE: WU) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Evercore ISI.
Zions Bancorp (NASDAQ: ZION) was downgraded to Market Perform from Strong Buy at Raymond James.
With many investors and economic watchers out or on short time this week, 24/7 Wall St. has also provided a recap of the analyst calls this week:
- Wednesday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades were in shares of Brinker International, Cypress Semiconductor, Starbucks, Windstream, Willis Group and about a dozen more companies.
- Tuesday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Apollo Education, Petrobras, Shopify, Fitbit, Sarepta Therapeutics, Lowe’s and over a dozen more companies.
- Monday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades were in American Water Works, CenturyLink, Chesapeake Energy, Tesla, Macy’s, Chimera Investment and a dozen or so more.