Upgrades and Downgrades for Monday 8/6

Upgrades

  • Norsk Hydro (NHYDY) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Sell to Neutral
  • Lendlease Group (LLESY) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Conviction Buy
  • Devon Energy (DVN) upgraded by UBS from Neutral to Buy
  • HMS Holdings (HMSY) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Allot Communications (ALLT) upgraded by Needham from Hold to Buy
  • WPX Energy (WPX) upgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Strong Buy
  • Intercept (ICPT) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Sell to Buy
  • Continental Building (CBPX) upgraded by Raymond James from Market Perform to Strong Buy
  • Vital Therapies (VTL) upgraded by William Blair from Market Perform to Outperform
  • DexCom (DXCM) upgraded by Berenberg from Hold to Buy

Downgrades

  • Madrigal Pharmaceuticals (MDGL) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Buy to Neutral
  • Acadia (ACAD) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral
  • Casella Waste (CWST) downgraded by Stifel from Buy to Hold
  • Pacira (PCRX) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Neutral
  • Tesaro (TSRO) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Neutral
  • CommScope (COMM) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Noble Energy (NBL) downgraded by Mizuho from Buy to Neutral
  • Siemens (SIEGY) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold
  • New York Mortgage (NYMT) downgraded by Ladenburg from Buy to Neutral
  • Barrick Gold (ABX) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Flowers Foods (FLO) downgraded by Consumer Edge from Overweight to Equal Weight
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