AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. (NYSE: AMC) was started with an Outperform rating and was assigned a target price of $34 at Credit Suisse.
Cenovus Energy Inc. (NYSE: CVE) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley.
Cinemark Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CNK) was started as Neutral with a $33 target price at Credit Suisse.
Endologix Inc. (NASDAQ: ELGX) was raised to Buy from Hold with a $15.50 price target (versus $12.68 close) at Canaccord Genuity.
ENSCO International PLC (NYSE: ESV) was started with an Underperform rating and was assigned a $9 price objective (versus a $10.53 close) at Merrill Lynch.
Gulfport Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: GPOR) was downgraded to Accumulate from Buy with a $34 price target (versus a $32.69 close) at KLR Group.
InterXion Holding N.V. (NASDAQ: INXN) was downgraded to Hold from Buy with a $36 price target at Jefferies.
Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE: LXP) was downgraded to Hold from Buy with a $10 price target (versus a $9.76 close) at Evercore ISI.
NVIDIA Corp. (NASDAQ: NVDA) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to $56 from $45 (versus a $46.20 close) at Jefferies. The firm also has it as a top pick in the chip sector, noting that Deep Learning algorithms for chat-bots, stock trading and medical and shopping issues could even outweigh the growth potential of virtual reality.
ON Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: ON) was raised to Overweight from Sector Weight with a $13 price target (versus a $9.80 close) at Pacific Crest.
OraSure Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: OSUR) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James.
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) was started with a Neutral rating and was assigned a target price of $20 (versus a $19.89 close) at Credit Suisse.
Rigel Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: RIGL) was started with an Overweight rating and was given a $10 price target (versus a $2.39 close) at Piper Jaffray. It has a $6.50 consensus price target and a 52-week range of $1.88 to $3.68, but the market cap is $220 million.
SITO Mobile Ltd. (NASDAQ: SITO) was started with a Buy rating and was assigned a $8 price target (versus a $3.29 close) at Maxim Group. It has very thin volume and is a micro-cap stock with a $57 million market cap.
Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE: SIX) was reiterated as Buy with a fair value estimate of $68 (versus a $57.79 close) at Janney.
Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ: VOD) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie.
Friday’s top analyst calls were in shares of AbbVie, Amazon.com, Cliffs Natural Resources, Corning, Dynegy, Joy Global, Stanley Black & Decker and many more.