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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ally, Amgen, AT&T, BP, Chesapeake Energy, Expedia, NOV, Square, Synchrony, Twitter and More

Digital Realty Trust (NYSE: DLR) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to $131 from $119 at Citigroup. BMO Capital Markets maintained its Market Perform rating while raising its target to $124 from $120.

Expedia Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to $165 from $140 at Citigroup.

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (NYSE: GT) was maintained as Neutral and the price target was cut to $24 from $29 (after a 9.5% gain to $23.15 on Friday) at Citigroup.

Habit Restaurants Inc. (NASDAQ: HABT) was raised to Outperform and the price target was raised to $15 from $10 (versus an $11.30 close) at Wedbush Securities.

Juniper Networks Inc. (NYSE: JNPR) was raised to Buy from Hold and the price target was raised to $32 from $25 at Deutsche Bank.

Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ: LRCX) was maintained as Buy but the price target was cut to $216 from $239 at Citigroup.

National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE: NOV) was maintained as Neutral but the price target was raised to $43 from $30 at Credit Suisse. The shares closed up 10.3%at $46.91 on Friday.

Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. (NYSE: NSM) was raised to Outperform from Market Perform at Keefe Bruyette & Woods.

Square Inc. (NYSE: SQ) was maintained as Overweight and the price target was raised to $75 from $70 at KeyBanc Capital Markets.

Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF) was maintained as Outperform but the price target was cut to $37 from $51 at BMO Capital Markets. Barclays downgraded it to Equal Weight from Overweight and the price target was cut to $32 from $53. This was a $33.50 stock last week before closing the Walmart credit card deal, but shares closed out the week at $29.92. Synchrony has a 52-week range of $28.33 to $40.59.

Synchronoss Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR) was downgraded to Sell from Hold and the price target was slashed to $3 from $8 (versus a $5.40 close) at Stifel.

Travelers Companies Inc. (NYSE: TRV) was maintained as Buy and the price target was raised to $149 from $144 (versus a $130.73 close) at Citigroup.

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) may have sold off hard after earnings, but Goldman Sachs maintained its Buy rating and lowered its target to $48 from $55 based on incremental investments and tech spending for growth with a favorable risk-reward. Citigroup maintained its Neutral rating but raised its target to $39 from $32. Canaccord Genuity maintained a Hold rating but raised its target to $32 from $28. Shares of Twitter closed down 20.5% at $34.12 on Friday on almost five times normal trading volume.

Virtus Investment Partners Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTS) was reiterated as Outperform and the price target was raised to $175 from $174 (versus a $129.40 close) at Credit Suisse.

Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ZBH) was reiterated as Overweight and the price target was raised to $150 from $140 (versus a $126.20 close, after a 7.7% gain) at Cantor Fitzgerald. JMP Securities reiterated its Market Outperform rating and raised its target to $140 from $133. Canaccord Genuity maintained its Hold rating while raising its target to $125 from $122.