Upgrades and Downgrades for Thursday, 10/11


  • FedEx (FDX) upgraded by Standpoint Research from Hold to Buy
  • Adtran (ADTN) upgraded by Stephens from Equal Weight to Overweight  
  • Leap Wireless (LEAP) upgraded by Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform
  • PrivateBancorp (PVTB) upgraded by SunTrust from Neutral to Buy
  • EADS (EADSY) upgraded by Citigroup from Neutral to Buy
  • New York Times (NYT) upgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • American Campus (ACC) upgraded by Janney Capital from Neutral to Buy  
  • Heartland Payment (HPY) upgraded by Raymond James from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Total System (TSS) upgraded by Raymond James from Underperform to Market Perform


  • Texas Instruments (TXN) downgraded by Credit Suisse  from Outperform to Neutral
  • Siemens (SI) downgraded  by Deutsche Bank  from Buy to Hold
  • Marriott (MAR) downgraded by Goldman  from Buy to Neutral
  • Celgene (CELG) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral
  • Host Hotels (HST) downgraded by Goldman from Buy to Neutral
  • HomeAway (AWAY) downgraded by Morgan Stanley  from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Analog Devices (ADI) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Alliance Data (ADS) downgraded by Raymond James  from Strong Buy to Market Perform
  • Check Point (CHKP) downgraded  by Needham from Buyto Hold
  • Higher One (ONE) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Underweight
  • MetroPCS (PCS) downgraded by Oppenheimer from Perform to Underperform
  • Caterpillar (CAT) downgraded  by RBC Capital  from Outperform to Sector Perform
  • Noble Energy (NBL) downgraded by Wells Fargo from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Lennar (LEN) downgraded by MKM Partners from Buy to Neutral
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