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Below are Thursday’s leading analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations from top research calls from around Wall Street, as follows:
Gap Inc. (NYSE:GPS) analysts started as Buy with a 40.00 price target at MKM Partners. The stock has a 52-wk trading range of 30.75 – 44.36 and a consensus analyst price target of 38.15.
Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE:HPW) reiterated as Buy at Argus, but the firm lowered its price target to 36 from 43. Argus said that it intends to cover both Hewlett Packard Enterprise and HP after the split, but coverage will be named at that time rather than telegraphed ahead of time.
Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) analysts started as Buy with price target at 69.00 at MKM Partners. Lululemon has a consensus analyst price target of 64.13 and a 52-wk trading range of 37.86 – 70.00.
NVIDIA Corp. (NASDAQ:NVDA) analysts raised to Buy from Hold and the price target was raised 30 from 23 at Jefferies. NVIDIA has a consensus price target of 23.58 and a 52-wk trading range of 16.77 – 23.95.
Under Armour Inc. (NYSE:UA) was reiterated as Outperform at FBR Capital Markets, while the price target was raised to 115 from 105 in the call. Credit Suisse maintained its Neutral rating. Under Armour closed at 104.10 Wednesday, and has a consensus price target of 102.48 and a 52-wk trading range of 60.00 – 103.56.