Upgrades and Downgrades for Thursday, 1/17

Upgrades

  • Rio Tinto (RIO) upgraded by Citigroup from Neutral to Buy
  • Adtran (ADTN) upgraded by Citigroup to Neutral from Sell
  • Medtronic(MDT) upgraded by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform
  • Textainer (TGH) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • CBS (CBS) upgraded by Wedbush from Neutral to Outperform
  • Donaldson (DCI) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • Exelon (EXC) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • ASML (ASML) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • Assurant (AIZ) upgraded by Raymond James from Underperform to Market Perform

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Downgrades 

  • Goldman Sachs (GS) downgraded by Sandler O’Neill from Buy to Hold
  • Williams-Sonoma (WSM) downgraded by Goldman from Buy to Neutral
  • Corning  (GLW) downgraded by RBC Capital from Outperform to Sector Perform
  • Leap Wireless (LEAP) downgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Underperform
  • Cisco (CSCO) downgraded by JPM from Neutral to Underweight
  • Adtran (ADTN) downgraded by UBS from Neutral to Sell
  • VIVUS (VVUS) downgraded by Brean Capital from Hold to Sell
  • Columbia Sportswear (COLM) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Underperform
  • Boeing (BA) downgraded by BB&T from Hold to Underweight
  • Mead Johnson (MJN) downgraded by JPMorgan from Overweight to Neutral
  • Yum! Brands (YUM) downgraded by Argus from Buy to Hold
  • Qlik Technologies (QLIK) downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus from Buy to Hold
  • Agilent (A) downgraded by CLSA from Buy to Outperform
  • Aflac (AFL) downgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Market Perform

 

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