Upgrades and Downgrades for Friday, 8/23

Upgrades

  • VMware (VMW) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • Autodesk (ADSK) upgraded by B. Riley from Neutral to Buy
  • ONEOK Partners (OKS) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • Williams Partners (WPZ) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • FMC Technologies (FTI) upgraded by Societe Generale from Hold to Buy
  • Simon Property (SPG) upgraded by BMO Capital from Market Perform to Outperform
  • First Solar (FSLR) upgraded by Raymond James from Underperform to Market Perform
  • Children’s Place (PLCE) upgraded by Topeka from Hold to Buy
  • Realty Income (O) upgraded by RW Baird from Neutral to Outperform
  • National Retail Properties (NNN) upgraded by RW Baird from Neutral to Outperform
  • ExlService (EXLS) upgraded by RW Baird from Neutral to Outperform
  • SunEdison (SUNE) upgraded by Needham from Hold to Buy
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Downgrades

  • Guess (GES) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral
  • Arch Coal (ACI) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Gold Fields (GFI) downgraded by Citigroup from Neutral to Sell
  • Dick’s Sporting (DKS) downgraded by Oppenheimer from Outperform to Perform
  • Brookfield (BAM) downgraded by Wells Fargo from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Aeropostale (ARO) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Underperform
  • Staples (SPLS) downgraded by Credit Suisse from Outperform to Neutral
  • Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) downgraded by RW Baird from Outperform to Neutral
  • Pandora (P) downgraded by Stifel from Buy to Hold
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