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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alliance Data, Autodesk, Biogen, Broadcom, Delta Air Lines, Finisar and More

AFLAC Inc. (NYSE: AFL) was downgraded to Underperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital Markets. The price target was lowered to $65 from $74. The consensus target is $70.62, and the 52-week range is $54.57 to $74.50. The stock closed yesterday at $69.62.

American Midstream Partners L.P. (NYSE: AMID) was started at Buy at Janney. The 52-week range is $3.80 to $17.50. The consensus price target is $17.50, and the shares closed at $17.00.

Duluth Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTH) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel, which also lowered the price target to $33 from $35 following a mixed quarterly earnings report yesterday. The 52-week range is $13.52 to $38.19, and the consensus price target is $36. Shares closed up big yesterday at $37.04, but they traded near $33 in Friday’s premarket.

Flour Inc. (NYSE: FLR) was raised to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup. The 52-week range is $39.48 to $56.64. The consensus price objective is $49.69. The stock closed at $56.

Lincoln National Corp. (NYSE: LNC) was also raised to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital Markets. The price target was lifted to $73 from $62, while the consensus price objective is $63. The 52-week range is $30.39 to $69.30. The stock closed Thursday at $68.48.

Performance Food Group Co. (NYSE: PFGC) was started at Buy at Goldman Sachs. The 52-week range is $19.95 to $28.13. The consensus price target is $27. The stock closed yesterday at $23.

Plains GP Holdings L.P. (NYSE: PAGP) is raised to Overweight from Neutral at Morgan Stanley. The stock has traded in a 52-week range of $6.29 to $36.09. The consensus price target is $33.80. The shares closed on Thursday at $33.60.

Spirit Aerosystems Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SPR) was downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan. The 52-week range is $40.03 to $61.05. The consensus price target is set at $59.25, and the shares closed above that level yesterday at $61.26. Possibly another straight valuation call.

Sysco Corp. (NYSE: SYY) was raised to Neutral from Sell at Goldman Sachs. The stock has traded in a 52-week range of $47.15 to $54.73. The consensus price objective is $53.38, and the shares ended Thursday at $54.33.

If you missed Thursday’s analyst upgrades and downgrades, they included Advanced Micro Devices, Cree, FitBit, Juniper Networks, Lululemon Athletica, Priceline and many more.