Upgrades and Downgrades for Friday 9/22


  • American Airlines (AAL) upgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • BRP Inc. (BRPIF) upgraded by UBS from Neutral to Buy
  • HTC Corp. (HTCKF) upgraded by JPMorgan from Underweight to Neutral
  • Pebblebrook Hotel (PEB) upgraded by BTIG from Neutral to Buy
  • Alpine Immune Sciences (ALPN) upgraded by Stifel from Hold to Buy
  • Enviva (EVA) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Leggett & Platt (LEG) upgraded by SunTrust from Hold to Buy
  • Equifax (EFX) upgraded by Wells Fargo from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Cubic (CUB) upgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Strong Buy
  • AstraZeneca (AZN) upgraded by Bernstein from Market Perform to Outperform


  • Versartis (VSAR) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral
  • Versartis (VSAR) downgraded by SunTrust from Buy to Hold
  • Airbus (EADSY) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Rambus (RMBS) downgraded by JPMorgan from Overweight to Neutral
  • Tiffany (TIF) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Buy to Neutral
  • Alcoa (AA) downgraded by Berenberg from Buy to Hold
  • Silver Spring (SSNI) downgraded by FBR Capital from Buy to Neutral
  • Ventas (VTR) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Neutral
  • U.S. Steel (X) downgraded by Cowen from Market Perform to Underperform
  • HCP (HCP) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Neutral

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