Upgrades and Downgrades for Monday, 2/8


  • American Campus (ACC) upgraded by Canaccord from Hold to Buy
  • Dow Chemical (DOW) upgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Positive
  • Big 5 Sporting (BGFV) upgraded by Stifel from Hold to Buy
  • Essex Property Trust (ESS) upgraded by Mizuho from Neutral to Buy   
  • SCANA (SCG) upgraded by Mizuho from Neutral to Buy
  • athenahealth (ATHN) upgraded by Topeka from Hold to Buy
  • Supernus (SUPN) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • L Brands (LB) upgraded by Brean Capital from Hold to Buy
  • Marvell (MRVL) upgraded by B. Riley from Sell to Buy
  • Beacon Roofing (BECN) upgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Strong Buy
  • Sensient (SXT) upgraded by Gabelli from Hold to Buy
  • St. Jude Medical (STJ) upgraded by Canaccord from Sell to Hold


  • Novo Nordisk (NVO) downgraded by UBS from Neutral to Sell
  • PPL Corp. (PPL) downgraded by Evercore ISI from Buy to Hold
  • Citi Trends (CTRN) downgraded by MKM Partners from Buy to Neutral
  • Ralph Lauren (RL) downgraded by Atlantic Equities from Overweight to Neutral
  • Genesis Healthcare (GEN) downgraded by UBS from Neutral to Sell
  • Quanta Services (PWR) downgraded by UBS from Buy to Neutral
  • A-Mark Precious Metals (AMRK) downgraded by B. Riley from Buy to Neutral
  • Cisco (CSCO) downgraded by Goldman from Conviction Buy to Buy
  • Nomura (NMR) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold

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