Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Gold Fields, Humana, Intel, PayPal, Yelp and Many More

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American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ: AGNC) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy with a $21 price target (versus a $19.49 close) at Nomura Securities.

Apollo Investment Corp. (NASDAQ: AINV) was downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Merrill Lynch.

Aviva PLC (NYSE: AV) was downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays.

Bluebird Bio Inc. (NASDAQ: BLUE) was maintained as Buy at Janney and also at Jefferies after the disappointing news out of Juno.

Comerica Inc. (NYSE: CMA) was raised to Market Perform from Underperform at Wells Fargo.

C.R. Bard Inc. (NYSE: BCR) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Merrill Lynch.

58.com Inc. (NYSE: WUBA) was started with an Outperform rating and assigned a $71 price target (versus a $45.34 close) at Macquarie.

Fresenius Medical Care A.G. (NYSE: FMS) was raised to Hold from Underperform at Jefferies.

GrubHub Inc. (NYSE: GRUB) was started with an Outperform rating and was assigned a $40 price target (versus a $31.08 close) at Wedbush Securities.

HCP Inc. (NYSE: HCP) was raised to Neutral from Sell and the price target was raised to $36 from $26 (versus a $34.88 close) at Goldman Sachs.

Landec Corp. (NASDAQ: LNDC) was started with a Neutral rating and was assigned a price target of $12 (versus a $10.67 close) at Wedbush Securities.

T2 Biosystems Inc. (NASDAQ: TTOO) was downgraded to Sell from Buy and the price target was cut to $4 from $12 (versus a $7.61 close) at BTIG.

Thursday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Bank of America, First Solar, KKR, On Deck, Red Hat, Shake Shack and over a dozen more.