$BHP, $BLFS, $CC, $SZT, $NVS, $PPG
Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Thursday, as follows:
BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE:BHP) analysts raised to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein. The firm talked up plans of the new Chairman to change how the company is run.
BioLife Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:BLFS) was raised to Buy from Neutral at Janney. BioLife Solutions has a 52-wk trading range of 1.43 – 3.58.
Chemours Co. (NYSE:CC) was raised to Buy from Neutral with a 45 price target at Citigroup.
Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE:STZ) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to 220 from 194 at Argus.
Novartis A.G. (NYSE:NVS) was downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse.
PPG Industries Inc. (NYSE:PPG) was raised to Buy from Hold with a 136 price target at Argus.