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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Capital One, Energen, Micron, Salesforce.com, United Continental, United Rentals, Viacom and More

Adamas Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ADMS) was started as Market Outperform and was assigned a $29 price target at JMP Securities. Shares closed most recently at $14.46. The consensus analyst target is $34.57, and the 52-week range is $12.02 to $31.84.

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank.

Core-Mark Holding Co. Inc. (NASDAQ: CORE) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to $96 from $88 at Jefferies.

Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) was downgraded to Hold from Buy and the price target was cut to $55 from $68 at Deutsche Bank.

Entergy Corp. (NYSE: ETR) was raised to Buy from Neutral and the price target was raised to $83 from $78 (versus a $79.28 close) at Goldman Sachs.

Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (NYSE: FIS) was raised to Buy from Neutral at Goldman Sachs.

ING Groep N.V.  (NYSE: ING) was downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley.


Novartis A.G. (NYSE: NVS) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS, and shares may be at two-year lows on news that a prosecutor has launched an investigation into its Turkish unit.

TransCanada Corp. (NYSE: TRP) was removed from the Global Focus List at Credit Suisse.

Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ: WING) was raised to Buy from Neutral with a price target of $28 (versus a $22.68 close) at Goldman Sachs.

Workday Inc. (NYSE: WDAY) was started as Neutral with an $80 price target (versus a $76.84 close) at Piper Jaffray.

If you missed Thursday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades, they included Adobe, Best Buy, Fitbit, Home Depot, Lululemon Athletica, Micron Technology and over a dozen others.