• Exxon Mobil (XOM) upgraded  by JPMorgan from Underweight to Neutral
  • Continental AG CTTAY) upgraded by Exane BNP Paribas from Neutral to Outperform
  • Phillips-Van Heusen (PVH) upgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Buy
  • American Electric (AEP) upgraded by RBC Capital from Underperform to Sector Perform
  • Emerson (EMR) upgraded by Nomura from Neutral to Buy
  • Western Digital (WDC) upgraded by Needham from Buy to Strong Buy
  • First Republic Bank (FRC) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Shoe Carnival (SCVL) upgraded by Sterne Age from Neutral to Buy
  • Subsea 7 (SUBCY) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • Autoliv (ALV) upgraded by Goldman from Underweight from Sell to Neutral
  • Education Management (EDMC) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Underweight to Equal Weight
  • Lions Gate (LGF) upgraded by Caris from Sell to Below Average



  • Novo Nordisk (NOVO) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Sell
  • Rackspace (RAX) downgraded by Goldman from Buy to Neutral
  • Annaly Capital (NLY) downgraded by Sterne Agee from Neutral to Underperform
  • First Horizon (FHN) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Daqo New Energy (DQ) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral
  • Associated Banc-Corp (ASBC) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Underweight
  • Satyam (SAY) downgraded by Credit Suisse from Outperform to Neutral
  • CVB Financial (CVBF) downgraded  by Wunderlich from Buy to Hold

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