Allegheny Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ATI) was downgraded to Sell from Hold with a $16 price target (versus a $21.62 close) at Berenberg.
CVS Health Corp. (NYSE: CVS) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Robert W. Baird. It closed down 1% at $77.97 on Wednesday and was down another 1.8% at $76.55 in early indications on Thursday.
Foot Locker Inc. (NYSE: FL) was raised to Buy from Neutral with an $85 price target (versus a $68.31 close) at Guggenheim.
Juno Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: JUNO) was started as Neutral with a $24 price target at Wedbush.
Kite Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: KITE) was started as Neutral with a $24 price target at Wedbush.
Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) was downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman Sachs.
Natus Medical Inc. (NASDAQ: BABY) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James.
ONEOK Inc. (NYSE: OKE) was raised to Outperform from Neutral with a $63 price target (versus a $54.01 close) at Credit Suisse.
ONEOK Partners L.P. (NYSE: OKS) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at BMO Capital Markets. It was also raised to Outperform with a $55 price target (versus a $51.70 close) at Credit Suisse.
Pacific Coast Oil Trust (NYSE: ROYT) was raised to Buy from Hold with a $2 price target (after rising 26% to $1.50 on Wednesday) at Stifel.
Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SBH) was downgraded to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer.
Seadrill Partners LLC (NYSE: SDLP) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight with an $8 price target (versus a $3.96 close) at Morgan Stanley. Seadrill Partners was indicated up 3.5% at $4.10 on Thursday morning because Morgan Stanley rarely calls on companies to double in price.
Total System Services Inc. (NYSE: TSS) was raised to Buy from Hold with a $60 price target (versus a $50.32 close) at Stifel.
United States Steel Corp. (NYSE: X) was raised to Buy from Neutral but the price objective remained flat at $40 at Merrill Lynch.
Wednesday’s top analyst calls included Amgen, Apple, Corning, Mobileye, Under Armour, Electronic Arts and over a dozen more.