Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

 $DFS, $JNPR, $K, $MU, $NTAP, $RIO, $UNH

Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid.

Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Wednesday, as follows:

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) raised to Outperform from Neutral with a 78 price target at Wedbush Securities. The stock has a 52-wk trading range of 42.86 – 68.90. The Thomson Reuters consensus analyst price target is 70.43.

Juniper Networks Inc. (NYSE: JNPR) analysts raised to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse, and the price target was raised to 31 from 27. Shares have a 52-wk trading range of 21.18 – 29.86. The consensus price target is 27.75.

Kellogg Co. (NYSE:K) analysts downgraded to Neutral from Outperform with a 77 price target at Credit Suisse. The 52-wk trading range is 68.73 – 87.16, and the consensus price target is 82.35.

Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) analysts started with a Buy rating and assigned a 30 price target at Citigroup. It has a 52-wk trading range of 9.31 – 20.44 and a consensus analyst target of 21.00.

NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) analysts downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse, and the price target was cut to 29 from 30. The stock has a 52-wk trading range of 20.66 – 39.00.

Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO) was raised to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse. The switch was from BHP and was because of vanishing Iron Ore surplus, attractive valuation and a stronger balance sheet for additional shareholder returns.

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH) raised to Buy from Hold with a 200 price target at Cantor Fitz. The consensus price target is 176.32, and the 52-wk trading range is 107.51 – 62.52.

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