Upgrades and Downgrades for Tuesday 4/17


  • Philips (PHG) upgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Buy
  • ABB (ABB) upgraded by UBS from Sell to Neutral
  • Twitter (TWTR) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Underweight to Equal Weight
  • Merck (MRK) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • NetApp (NTAP) upgraded by William Blair from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Disney (DIS) upgraded by Pivotal Research from Sell to Hold
  • Newell Brands (NWL) upgraded by Wells Fargo from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Lazard (LAZ) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • Coca-Cola (KO) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Sell to Neutral
  • Dollar General (DG) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight


  • National Oilwell (NOV) downgraded by B. Riley FBR from Buy to Neutral
  • Molson Coors (TAP) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Buy to Neutral
  • Bristol-Myers (BMY) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Texas Roadhouse (TXRH) downgraded to Neutral from Buy by Longbow
  • International Paper (IP) downgraded by RBC Capital from Outperform to Sector Perform
  • Time Warner (TWX) downgraded by Pivotal Research from Buy to Hold
  • PepsiCo (PEP) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Sell
  • Paychex (PAYX) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Neutral
  • WWE (WWE) downgraded by JPMorgan from Overweight to Neutral
  • Telenor (TELNY) downgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Underweight
  • Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) downgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Chesapeake (CHK) downgraded by Citi from Neutral to Sell
  • PPG (PPG) downgraded by Seaport Global from Buy to Neutral
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