• Siemens (SI) upgraded by Deutsche Bank from Sell to Hold
  • Rosetta Resources (ROSE) upgraded by Macquarie from Neutral to Outperform
  • Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) upgraded by Brean Capital from Hold to Buy
  • Convergys (CVG) upgraded by Goldman from Sell to Neutral
  • American Residential Properties (ARPI) upgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Strong Buy
  • International Rectifier (IRF) upgraded by Raymond James from Market Perform to Strong Buy
  • Sprint (S) upgraded by Cowen from Market Perform to Outperform
  • PetroQuest Energy (PQ) upgraded by Global Hunter from Neutral to Buy
  • Freescale (FSL) upgraded by Piper Jaffray from Neutral to Overweight



  • Volvo (VOLVY) downgraded by JPMorgan from Overweight to Neutral
  • KapStone (KS) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Sell
  • Ixia (XXIA) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Pioneer Energy (PES) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • DuPont (DD) downgraded by Macquarie from Outperform to Neutral
  • Synchronoss (SNCR) downgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Sell
  • IBM (IBM) downgraded by Goldman from Buy to Neutral
  • PDC Energy (PDCE) downgraded by SunTrust from Buy to Neutral
  • Ryder (R) downgraded by BB&T from Buy to Hold
  • Acuity Brands (AYI) downgraded by Canaccord from Buy to Hold
  • Wells Fargo (WFC) downgraded by Susquehanna from Positive to Neutral
  • Barrick Gold (ABX) downgraded by Stifel from Buy to Hold


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