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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Barclays, BP, LifeLock, Mobileye, Oracle, Southwest Air, Whole Foods More

Angie’s List (NASDAQ: ANGI) was raised to Market Perform from Underperform at Northland Securities.

Assurant (NYSE: AIZ) was raised to Buy from Neutral and was given a price target of $95 (versus $74.10 close) at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey.

AXIS Capital Holdings (NYSE: AXS) was raised to Buy from Neutral at Janney Capital Markets.

Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform with a $40 price target (versus $38.50 close) at Leerink.

DepoMed Inc. (NASDAQ: DEPO) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy with a $34 fair value target, due to recent appreciation at Janney Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets downgraded DepoMed to Sector Perform from outperform with a $32 target.

Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) was downgraded to Underweight from Neutral with a $40 price target (versus $42.69 close) at JPMorgan.

HD Supply Holdings (NYSE: HDS) was raised to Outperform from Sector Perform with a price target of $41 (versus $34.64 close) at RBC Capital Markets.

Hess Corp. (NYSE: HES) was raised to Buy from Hold with a $73 price target (versus $60.04 close) at Societe Generale.

Open Text Corporation (NASDAQ: OTEX) was raised to Outperform from Sector Perform with a $55 price target (versus $37.63 close) at RBC Capital Markets.

PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform) and the target price was cut to $58 from $61 at Credit Suisse.

Relypsa, Inc. (NASDAQ: RLYP) was started as Outperform with a $55 price target (versus $34.08 close) at Oppenheimer.

Shutterfly Inc. (NASDAQ: SFLY) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James.

Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONS) was raised to Outperform from Market Perform with a $10 price target (versus $6.78 close) at Barrington Research.

Spectranetics Corp. (NASDAQ: SPNC) was raised to Outperform from Market Perform at Northland Securities.

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) was raised to Hold from Sell at Evercore ISI.

In case you missed Wednesday’s top upgrades and downgrades, they were in shares of Amazon, Citrix, Gilead, Sirius XM, 3D Systems, Twitter, Yelp and over a dozen more.

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