Upgrades and Downgrades for Wednesday, 12/14


  • SunTrust (STI) upgraded by Bernstein from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Best Buy (BBY) upgraded by Caris from Above Average to Buy
  • Nokia (NOK) upgraded by Danske Markets from Hold to Buy
  • Royal Ahold (AHONY) upgraded by ING Group from Hold to Buy
  • Avon Products (AVP) upgraded by BMO Capital from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Avon Products (AVP) upgraded by Caris from Average to Above Average
  • Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) upgraded by UBS from Neutral to Buy
  • FleetCor (FLT) upgraded by JP Morgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • Vertex Pharma (VRTX) upgraded by Credit Suisse from Underperform to Outperform
  • Post Properties (PPS) upgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Buy
  • Rogers Communications (RCI) upgraded by RBC Capital from Sector Perform to Outperform  Perform


  • Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) downgraded by Bernstein from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Best Buy (BBY) downgraded by RBC Capital from Top Pick to Sector Perform
  • Ancestry.com (ACOM) downgraded  by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Pinnacle West (PNW) downgraded by RBC Capital from Outperform to Sector Perform
  • Carrefour (CRRFY) downgraded by ING Group from Hold to Sell
  • Toll Brothers (TOL) downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus from Hold to Sell
  • Invesco Mortgage (IVR) downgraded by Keefe Bruyette from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Volterra (VLTR) downgraded by Needham from Strong Buy to Buy
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