Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Anthem, DR Horton, Intuit, KLA-Tencor, Netflix, Potash, Signet, Xerox and More
American Farmland Co. (NYSEMKT: AFCO) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank.
Agrium Inc. (NYSE: AGU) is merging with Potash Corp. and is seeing post-news downgrades. Agrium was cut to Underperform from Buy at Merrill Lynch and downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at BMO Capital Markets.
Applied Genetic Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: AGTC) was last seen down 25% at $9.88, under its prior 52-week low of $10.89, after earnings. It was downgraded to Sell from Buy at Janney and to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo.
Camden Property Trust (NYSE: CPT) was downgraded to Sell from Neutral at UBS.
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Wunderlich.
Cohen & Steers MLP Income and Energy Opportunity Fund (NYSE: MIE) was raised to Neutral from Underperform at Merrill Lynch.
CONE Midstream Partners L.P. (NYSE: CNNX) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse.
EnLink Midstream LLC (NYSE: ENLC) was downgraded to Underperform from Neutral with a $17 price target at Credit Suisse, which also downgraded EnLink Midstream Partners L.P. (NYSE: ENLK) to Neutral from Outperform with a $21 price target.
Enable Midstream Partners L.P. (NYSE: ENBL) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform with $16 price target at Credit Suisse.
Headwaters Inc. (NYSE: HW) was started with a Buy rating and assigned a $21 price target (versus a $16.98 close) at Jefferies, based on it being an underappreciated growth stock with a favorable setup at current prices.
Progress Software Corp. (NASDAQ: PRGS) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Ladenburg Thalmann.
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc. (NASDAQ: RRGB) was downgraded to Underperform from Buy with a $50 price objective (versus a $48.83 close) at Merrill Lynch.
Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA) was raised to Buy from Neutral at Brean Capital.
Monday’s top analyst calls included Colgate-Palmolive, Gilead Sciences, Navistar, Occidental Petroleum, Pandora Media, Wal-Mart and over a dozen more.