Upgrades and Downgrades for Friday, 10/3

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  • Proto Labs (PRLB) upgraded from Hold to Buy
  • Yadkin Financial (YDKN) upgraded by Sterne Age from Neutral to Buy
  • Atlas Financial (AFH) upgraded by Janney Capital from Neutral to Buy
  • IHS Inc. (IHS) upgraded by SunTrust from Neutral to Buy
  • Halliburton (HAL) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Underweight to Equal Weight
  • Violin Memory (VMEM) upgraded by Barclays from Underweight to Equal Weight
  • Lear (LEA) upgraded by RBC Capital from Sector Perform to Outperform


  • Apple (AAPL) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Cliffs Natural (CLF) downgraded by Nomura from Buy to Reduce
  • Vale (VALE) downgraded by Canaccord from Buy to Hold
  • Cree (CREE) downgraded by Needham from Buy to Hold
  • Quanex (NX) downgraded by Imperial Capital from Outperform to In-Line
  • Ternium (TX) downgraded by Credit Suisse from Outperform to Neutral
  • People’s United (PBCT) downgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Underweight

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