Upgrades and Downgrades for Thursday, 1/24


  • UPS (UPS) upgraded by BofA/Merill from Neutral to Buy
  • AkzoNobel (AKZOY) upgraded by JPMorgan from Underweight to Neutral 
  • Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) upgraded by Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform
  • Netflix (NFLX) upgraded by Lazard Capital from Neutral to Buy  
  • Netflix (NFLX) upgraded by Raymond James from Underperform to Market Perform
  • Torchmark (TMK) upgraded by SunTrust from Neutral to Buy
  • SanDisk (SNDK) upgraded by Needham from Hold to Buy
  • Randgold Resources (GOLD) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • Cosan (CZZ) upgraded by Citigroup from Neutral to Buy
  • Emerson (EMR) upgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Buy
  • Cubist (CBST) upgraded by Cantor from Sell to Hold
  • Knight Transportation (KNX) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy


  • Apple (AAPL) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Albermarle (ALB) downgraded by Citigroup from Buy to Neutral 
  • Safeway (SWY) downgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Underweight  
  • Netflix (NFLX) downgraded by Credit Suisse from Outperform to Neutral
  • Primerica (PRI) downgraded by SunTrust from Neutral to Reduce 
  • Coach (COH) downgraded by ISI Group from Buy to Neutral
  • OfficeMax (OMX) downgraded by KeyBanc from Buy to Hold 
  • Symantec (SYMC) downgraded by Wunderlich from Buy to Hold
  • Energizer (ENR) downgraded by BMO Capital from Outperform to Market Perform
  • First Midwest (FMBI) downgraded from Outperform from Buy to Neutral
  • IAMGOLD (IAG) downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus from Buy to Hold 


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