Upgrades and Downgrades for Wednesday 8/22


  • MercadoLibre (MELI) upgraded by Stifel from Hold to Buy
  • YRC Worldwide (YRCW) upgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Buy
  • Landstar System (LSTR) upgraded by Wells Fargo from Market Perform to Outperform
  • KKR Real Estate Finance (KREF) upgraded by Wells Fargo from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Itron (ITRI) upgraded by Argus from Hold to Buy


  • J.Jill (JILL) downgraded by Cowen from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Starbucks (SBUX) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral
  • Zoetis (ZTS) downgraded by Stifel from Buy to Hold
  • Public Storage (PSA) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Sell
  • Coty (COTY) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold
  • Coty (COTY) downgraded by BMO Capital from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Tiffany (TIF) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Neutral
  • AT&T (T) downgraded by Wells Fargo from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Premier (PINC) downgraded by SunTrust from Buy to Hold
  • Finisar (FNSR) downgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Market Perform
  • CenturyLink (CTL) downgraded by MoffettNathanson from Neutral to Sell
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