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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Delta Air Lines, Express Scripts, Form Factor, Marathon Oil, Under Armour, Valeant Pharmaceuticals and More

Crocs Inc. (NASDAQ: CROX) is raised to Buy from Hold at Stifel. The 52-week trading range for the stock is $5.93 to $11.46, and the consensus price target is $8.93. Shares ended the trading day on Thursday at $10.94

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE: FDS) was started with a Neutral rating at D.A. Davidson. The 52-week trading range is $159.09 to $206.66. The consensus price target is $177.91. Shares closed way above that level Thursday at $202.46.

Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) was downgraded to Sell from Hold at Stifel. The 52-week range is $4.90 to $8.40, and the consensus price objective is $6.71. The stock closed Thursday at $6.82.

Foot Locker Inc. (NYSE: FL) was raised to Buy from Hold at Canaccord Genuity. The 52-week range is $28.42 to $77.86. The consensus price target is $44.76. The stock closed Thursday at $44.33.

Gulfport Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: GPOR) was raised to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan. The consensus price target is $19.23, and shares have traded in a 52-week range of $10.90 to $23.11. The stock closed Thursday at $12.19.

Marathon Oil Corp. (NYSE: MRO) was raised to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan. The 52-week trading is $10.55 to $19.02. The consensus price objective is $18.03. The stock closed Thursday a $15.12.

Medical Properties Trust Inc. (NYSE: MPW) is raised to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan. The 52-week trading range is $11.90 to $14.22. The consensus price target is $13.77. The stock closed Thursday at $13.76.

Nordson Inc. (NASDAQ: NDSN) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Gabelli. The 52-week range for the shares is $107.16 to $150.48. The consensus price objective is $145.82. The stock closed Thursday at $143.86.

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ: ORIG) was started at Outperform at Credit Suisse. The 52-week range was not available. The posted consensus price target is $22, and the shares closed Thursday at $24.55.

Snyder’s-Lance Inc. (NASDAQ: LNCE) saw its price target raised to $50 from $40 at Deutsche Bank. That compares with a consensus price target of $41.71. The 52-week trading range is $31.03 to $45.50. The shares closed on Thursday up big at $44.52, almost a 13% gain.

In case you missed it, here are Thursday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades, which include CBS, Honeywell, KeyCorp, Lennox, Nike, Southwest Airlines, Verizon and more.

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