Upgrades and Downgrades for Monday 8/21


  • Advance Auto Parts (AAP) upgraded by Barclays from Underweight to Equal Weight
  • Howard Bancorp (HBMD) upgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Strong Buy
  • Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) upgraded by Jefferies from Underperform to Hold
  • Estee Lauder (EL) upgraded by BMO Capital from Underperform to Market Perform
  • lululemon (LULU) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • Pacira (PCRX) upgraded by Janney Capital from Sell to Neutral
  • Plains All American (PAA) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • Plains GP Holdings (PAGP) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • Century Aluminum (CENX) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight


  • Nike (NKE) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Eni SpA (E) downgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Underweight
  • Snap-On (SNA) downgraded by Longbow from Buy to Neutral
  • Calpine (CPN) downgraded by Guggenheim from Buy to Neutral
  • Infosys (INFY) downgraded by JPMorgan from Overweight to Neutral
  • Foot Locker (FL) downgraded by Baird from Outperform to Neutral
  • Flexible Solutions (FSA) downgraded by Greenridge from Hold to Sell
  • Finish Line (FINL) downgraded by UBS from Neutral to Sell
  • Finish Line (FINL) downgraded by Monness Crespi from Buy to Neutral

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