Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Brookdale Senior Living, Frontier Communications, Nike, Norfolk Southern, Pfizer, Nucor, Xylem and More

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Adeptus Health Inc. (NYSE: ADPT) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies, but the firm slashed the price target to $13 from $77 (versus a $26.87 close) over concerns about its balance sheet and cash flows.

Columbia Sportswear Co. (NASDAQ: COLM) was started as Outperform with a $67 price target at Wedbush, seeing the firm as well positioned with several growth drivers.

Enphase Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH) was raised to Outperform from Perform with a $2 price target (versus a $1.01 close) at Oppenheimer.

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE: DKS) was started as Outperform with a $65 price target at Wedbush, with the firm noting that there is a competitive monetization and a solidifying leadership position.

DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) was started as Neutral and assigned a $22 price target at Wedbush. The firm feels DSW needs consistent product drivers and inventory management.

Finish Line Inc. (NASDAQ: FINL) was started as Outperform with a $25 price target at Wedbush, with the firm saying it has a bumpy run but a finish line may finally be in sight.

Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE: SU) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley.

Tableau Software Inc. (NYSE: DATA) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at William Blair, and it was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Drexel Hamilton. Shares closed up 3% at $49.51 ahead of earnings, but they were down 12% at $43.60 on Wednesday morning.

WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform and the price target was cut to $52 from $63 (versus a $49.92 close) at Mizuho.

Tuesday’s top analyst calls included Baker Hughes, Brocade Communications, CenturyLink, Chevron, Juniper Networks and National Oilwell Varco and many more.