Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Apple, CONSOL, IAMGOLD, Juniper Networks, Tyson Foods and More

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Community Health Systems Inc. (NYSE: CYH) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform with a price target of $32.00 at R.W. Baird.

CommVault Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CVLT) was raised to Overweight from Neutral and the price target was raised to $44.00 from $34.00 at Piper Jaffray.

Dime Community Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ: DCOM) was raised to Overweight from Neutral with a price target of $20.00 at Piper Jaffray.

DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) was downgraded to Hold from Buy and the price target was slashed to $24.00 from $37.00 at Canaccord Genuity.

Edge Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: EDGE) was started as Outperform with a $29.00 price target (versus a $20.55 close) at Credit Suisse.

First Niagara Financial Group Inc.(NASDAQ: FNFG) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo.

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) was maintained as Hold at Evercore ISI but the firm cut its price target to $4.50 from $5.25 ahead of earnings.

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Heartland Payment Systems Ic. (NYSE: HPY) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at R.W. Baird, but the price target of $74 was maintained.

Highwoods Properties Inc. (NYSE: HIW) was raised to Buy from Hold at Jefferies, and the price target was raised to $49.00 from $44.00.

IPG Photonics Corp. (NASDAQ: IPGP) was maintained as Hold, but the price target was lowered to $80 from $85 at Canaccord Genuity, as the firm noted that its China outlook will weigh on it.

LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE: LHO) was downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight and the price target was cut to $30 from $36 (versus a $28.92 close) at Morgan Stanley.

Lear Corp. (NYSE: LEA) was reiterated as Outperform and the price target was raised to $134 from $127 (versus a $120.94 close) at Credit Suisse.

Parker-Hannifin Corp. (NYSE: PH) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Merrill Lynch.

Pinnacle West Capital Corp. (NYSE: PNW) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS.

Surgery Partners Inc. (NYSE: SGRY) was started as Buy at Jefferies with a $27.00 price target (versus a $17.83 close).

Thomson Reuters Corp. (NYSE: TRI) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at FBR Capital Markets.

Valmont Industries Inc. (NYSE: VMI) was maintained as Underperform and the price target was cut to $105 from $115 at Credit Suisse.

WEC Energy Group Inc. (NYSE: WEC) was downgraded to Sell from Neutral at UBS.

In case you missed out on Friday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades, they were in shares of AbbVie, Alphabet, Amazon, American Electric Power, Apple, Microsoft, Pandora Media, McDonald’s and over a dozen more companies.

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