Upgrades and Downgrades for Friday, 3/11


  • Amplify Snack Brands (BETR) upgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Buy
  • Saipem (SAPMY) upgraded by Goldman from Buy to Conviction Buy
  • Finisar (FNSR) upgraded by B. Riley from Neutral to Buy
  • UMH Properties (UMH) upgraded by Wunderlich from Hold to Buy
  • National Health Investors (NHI) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Underperform to Neutral
  • Diamond Offshore (DO) upgraded by Piper Jaffray from Underweight to Neutral
  • Oasis Petroleum (OAS) upgraded by Goldman from Sell to Neutral
  • Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZO) upgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Buy
  • RSP Permian (RSPP) upgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Buy
  • Anadarko (APC) upgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Buy


  • Pernix Therapeutics (PTX) downgraded by Needham from Buy to Hold
  • Freshpet (FRPT) downgraded by Goldman from Buy to Neutral
  • Carrefour (CRRFY) downgraded by UBS from Buy to Neutral
  • InfraREIT (HIFR) downgraded by Macquarie from Outperform to Neutral
  • Blackstone (BX) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold
  • TransCanada (TRP) downgraded by Citi from Buy to Neutral  
  • Raven (RAVN) downgraded by Dougherty from Buy to Neutral 
  • Williams-Sonoma (WSM) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Underperform
  • Noble Corp. (NE) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Neutral to Underweight
  • EP Energy (EPE) downgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Sell

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