Upgrades and Downgrades for Thursday, 5/9


  • BG Group (BRGYY) upgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Buy
  • Banco Bilbao (BBVA) upgraded by Societe Generale from Hold to Buy
  • American Water (AWK) upgraded by Wells Fargo from Market Perform to Outperform
  • ViaSat (VSAT) upgraded by Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform
  • Maidenform (MFB) upgraded by Brean Capital from Hold to Buy
  • Rackspace (RAX) upgraded by Stephens from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • XOMA (XOMA) upgraded by Canaccord from Hold to Buy



  • BlackRock (BLK) downgraded by Citigroup from Buy to Neutral
  • Tesla (TSLA) downgraded by Goldman from Buy to Neutral
  • Rackspace (RAX) downgraded by CLSA from Underperform to Sell
  • Rackspace (RAX) downgraded by RBC Capital from Outperform to Sector Perform
  • Orthofix (OFIX) downgraded by Janney Capital from Buy to Neutral
  • Guess (GES) downgraded by Wedbush from Outperform to Neutral
  • Tumi (TUMI) downgraded by Citigroup from Buy to Neutral
  • Tim Hortons (THI) downgraded by Barclays from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • BMC Software (BMC) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Luxfer (LXFR) downgraded by KeyBanc from Buy to Hold
  • Compass Diversified (CODI) downgraded by Janney Capital from Buy to Neutral
  • ICU Medical (ICUI) downgraded by Benchmark Co. from Buy to Hold
  • Market Leader (LEDR) downgraded by Craig-Hallum from Buy to Hold


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