Upgrades and Downgrades for Friday, 7/12

Upgrades

  • Valeo (VLEEY) upgraded by HSBC from Underweight to Neutral
  • F5 Networks (FFIV) upgraded by Piper Jaffray from Neutral to Overweight
  • Alpha Natural (ANR) upgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Buy
  • Xilinx (XLNX) upgraded by Citigroup from Neutral to Buy
  • Hormel Foods (HRL) upgraded by BMO Capital from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Quality Systems (QSII) upgraded by RW Baird from Neutral to Outperform
  • Alaska Air (ALK) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Underweight to Equal Weight
  • Stewart (STC) upgraded by Stephens from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Rose Rock Midstream (RRMS) upgraded by RW Baird from Neutral to Outperform
  • Canadian National (CNI) upgraded by BMO Capital from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Wendy’s (WEN) upgraded by BMO Capital from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Regeneron (REGN) upgraded by Lazard Capital from Neutral to Buy
  • Franklin Resources (BEN) upgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Positive
  • LG Display (LPL) upgraded by Bernstein from Underperform to Market Perform
[ad#upgrades-336]  Downgrades 

  • Target (TGT) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Alliance Resource (ARLP) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Triple-S (GTS) downgraded by Citigroup from Buy to Neutral
  • Apollo Group (APOL) downgraded by Barclays from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • SodaStream (SODA) downgraded by Oppenheimer from Outperform to Perform
  • Bristol-Myers (BMY) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Pfizer (PFE) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • VMware (VMW) downgraded  by Evercore from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Ceres (CERE) downgraded  by Raymond James  from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Ceres (CERE) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral
  • Texas Roadhouse (TXRH) downgraded by BMO Capital from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Red Robin (RRGB) downgraded by BMO Capital from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Discovery (DISCA) downgraded by B. Riley from Buy to Neutral
  • Power Solutions (PSIX) downgraded by Global Hunter from Buy to Neutral
  • Kroger (KR) downgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Sell
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