Upgrades and Downgrades for Wednesday, 10/16


  • Pure Storage (PSTG) upgraded by Raymond James from Market Perform to Outperform
  • AeroVironment (AVAV) upgraded by Piper Jaffray from Neutral to Overweight
  • RBS (RBS) upgraded by Redburn from Sell to Neutral
  • FMC Corporation (FMC) upgraded by Baird from Neutral to Outperform
  • UCB (UCBJF) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) upgraded by Atlantic Equities from Underweight to Neutral
  • Canadian National (CNN) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • BMC Stock Holdings (BMCH) upgraded by Stephens from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Builders FirstSource (BLDR) upgraded by Stephens from Equal Weight to Overweight


  • Boral (BOALY) downgraded by JPMorgan from Overweight to Neutral
  • Subsea 7 (SUBCY) downgraded by DNB Markets from Buy to Hold
  • Adobe (ADBE) downgraded by Citi from Buy to Neutral
  • Acuity Brands (AYI) downgraded by Baird from Outperform to Neutral
  • Cabot (CBT) downgraded by Baird from Outperform to Neutral
  • Infineon (IFNNY) downgraded by Societe Generale from Hold to Sell
  • Canadian Pacific (CP) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Neutral
  • Rayonier Advanced Materials (RYAM) downgraded by Berenberg from Buy to Hold
  • Extraction Oil & Gas (XOG) downgraded by Stephens from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • ServiceNow (NOW) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal Weight
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