• Volkswagen (VLKAY) upgraded by Citigroup from Neutral to Buy
  • Expedia (EXPE) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • Thoratec (THOR) upgraded by Canaccord from Hold to Buy
  • Microchip (MCHP) upgraded by Mizuho from Neutral to Buy
  • ICON plc (ICLR) by ISI Group upgraded from Buy to Strong Buy
  • Itron (ITRI) upgraded by Brean Capital from Sell to Hold
  • Hatteras Financial (HTS) upgraded by Compass Point from Neutral to Buy
  • Chuy’s (CHUY) upgraded by Raymond James from Underperform to Market Perform



  • Commerzbank (CRZBD) downgraded by UBS from Neutral to Sell
  • Mobile TeleSystems (MBT) downgraded by Citigroup from Buy to Neutral
  • Iberdrola (IBDRY) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold
  • Sealed Air (SEE) downgraded by Citigroup from Buy to Neutral
  • Bankrate (RATE) downgraded by Stifel from Buy to Hold
  • Garmin (GRMN) downgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Market Perform
  • MedAssets (MDAS) downgraded by ISI Group from Buy to Neutral
  • Facebook (FB) downgraded by BMO Capital from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Mattel (MAT) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral
  • Itron (ITRI) downgraded by Janney Capital from Buy to Neutral
  • Kraft Foods (KRFT) downgraded by Canaccord from Buy to Hold
  • Arthur J. Gallagher (AJG) downgraded by Compass Point from Buy to Neutral


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