Acadia Healthcare Co. (NASDAQ: ACHC) was started as Outperform with a price target of $90.00 (versus a $73.03 close) at Leerink.
Alkermes PLC (NASDAQ: ALKS) fell almost 6% on Monday, but shares were indicated up 3% at $61.45 after Morgan Stanley raised its rating to Overweight from Equal Weight with a $85 price target.
Apollo Investment Corp. (NASDAQ: AINV) was downgraded to Hold from Buy with a $7 price target (versus a $6.51 close) at Cantor Fitzgerald.
Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc. (NYSE: AHP) was raised to Buy from Hold with a $21 price target (versus a $13.83 close) at Canaccord Genuity.
Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE: STZ) was raised to Outperform from Underperform at CLSA.
Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE: DO) was raised to Market Perform from Underperform at Wells Fargo.
FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) was added to the Recommend List at Citigroup.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup.
McCormick & Co. Inc. (NYSE: MKC) was started as Buy with a $99 price target (versus a $79.28 close) at BB&T Capital Markets.
Preferred Apartment Communities (NYSE: APTS) was started as Outperform with a $12.50 price target (versus a $10.21 close) at FBR Capital Markets.
Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) was started as Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley.
Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE: RDS-A) was raised to Buy from Hold at HSBC.
Skyworks Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: SWKS) was started as Outperform with a $100 price target (versus a $87.35 close) at CLSA.
SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) was started as Equal Weight with a $25 price target (versus a $24.26 close) at Barclays.
VEREIT Inc. (NYSE: VER) was started as Buy with a $9.50 price target (versus a $8.14 close) at Goldman Sachs.
Westmoreland Coal Co. (NYSE: WLB) was started as Outperform with a $20 price target (versus a $15.18 close) at BMO Capital Markets.
In case you missed Monday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades, they included Baidu, Goldman Sachs, Intel, J.C. Penney, Twitter, United Technologies and over a dozen more.
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