Upgrades and Downgrades for Friday 8/17


  • aTyr Pharma (LIFE) upgraded by Citi from Sell to Neutral
  • Viper Energy (VNOM) upgraded by Stifel from Hold to Buy
  • Enbridge (ENB) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • Colfax (CFX) upgraded by Cowen from Market Perform to Outperform
  • First Data (FDC) upgraded by Atlantic Equities from Neutral to Overweight
  • MidSouth Bancorp (MSL) upgraded by Raymond James from Underperform to Market Perform
  • Fluor (FLR) upgraded by Canaccord from Hold to Buy
  • Acer Therapeutics (ACER) upgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Strong Buy
  • Esperion (ESPR) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Nvidia (NVDA) upgraded by Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform


  • Hilton (HLT) downgraded by Bernstein from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Nutanix (NTNX) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Wabtec (WAB) downgraded by KeyBanc from Overweight to Sector Weight
  • Dean Foods (DF) downgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Underweight
  • Sun Communities (SUI) downgraded by Evercore ISI from Outperform to In Line
  • Bluegreen Vacations (BXG) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Underperform
  • Yum China (YUMC) downgraded by Oppenheimer from Outperform to Perform
  • Dean Foods (DF) downgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Underweight
  • Despegar.com (DESP) downgraded by Itau BBA from Market Perform to Underperform
  • DSW (DSW) downgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Negative
  • Walmart (WMT) downgraded by Raymond James from Strong Buy to Outperform
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