Today's Lists at Stockpickr

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- After the market close, Stockpickr updates a series of portfolios called Today's Lists with information from that trading day. It's a useful tool for getting a quick picture of how the market moved that day.

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Here's a sampling of what made Today's Lists today, July 30:

52-Week Highs: Stocks hitting new highs on Thursday included Ford ( F), which reached $7.48 before closing up 3.8% for the day at $7.39; Bed Bath & Beyond ( BBBY), which hit $35.94 before closing up 1.7% for the day at $35.38; and Starbucks ( SBUX), which reached $17.84 before closing up 2.7% for the day at $17.63.

Biggest % Losers: Akamai ( AKAM) plunged $3.89, or 19.1%, on Thursday, to close at $16.51. Level 3 Communications ( LVLT) fell 20 cents, or 12.4%, to $1.42 after posting a wider second-quarter loss.

Rising on Unusual Volume: Green Mountain Coffee Roasters ( GMCR) rose 4.4% to $68.77 on a 348% increase in volume. O'Reilly ( ORLY) rose 4.1% to $42.22 on a 183% increase in volume.

Analyst Upgrades: Goldman Sachs upgraded General Electric ( GE) to buy from neutral with a $15 price target, up from $13. Morgan Stanley upgraded Yum! Brands ( YUM) to overweight from equal-weight with a price target of $40.

Analyst Downgrades: Morgan Stanley downgraded McDonald's ( MCD) to equal-weight from overweight, and Goldman downgraded Symantec ( SYMC) to buy from conviction buy.

See all of Today's Lists here, including 52-Week Lows and Biggest % Gainers.

-- Written by Rebecca Corvino in New York.

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