Upgrades and Downgrades for Monday, 12/16

Upgrades

  • Bluescope Steel (BLSFY) upgraded by Macquarie from Neutral to Outperform
  • Bluescope Steel (BLSFY) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • Mr Price Group (MRPLY) upgraded by JPMorgan from Underweight to Neutral
  • RenaissanceRe (RNR) upgraded by Wells Fargo from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Amgen (AMGN) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Buy to Conviction Buy
  • UnitedHealth (UNH) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Buy to Conviction Buy
  • DTE Energy (DTE) upgraded by UBS from Neutral to Buy
  • Spectrum Brands (SPB) upgraded by Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform
  • Power Corporation (PWCDF) upgraded by CIBC from Underperformer to Neutral
  • RBS (RBS) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Marks & Spencer (MAKSY) upgraded by HSBC from Reduce to Hold
  • British American Tobacco (BTI) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Underperform to Buy
  • Micron (MU) upgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Positive
  • Kennametal (KMT) upgraded by Wells Fargo from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Parker-Hannifin (PH) upgraded by Wells Fargot from Equal Weight to Overweigh
  • U.S. Bancorp (USB) upgraded by Citi from Sell to Neutral
  • Goldman Sachs (GS) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy

Downgrades

  • Swiss Re (SSREY) downgraded by Exane BNP Paribas from Outperform to Neutral
  • REV Group (REVG) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Underweight
  • HeidelbergCement (HDELY) downgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Underweight
  • CRH (CRH) downgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Underweight
  • Buzzi Unicem (BZZFF) downgraded by Barclays from Overweight to Underweight
  • MEG Energy (MEGEF) downgraded by RBC Capital from Outperform to Sector Perform
  • PepsiCo (PEP) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Progressive (PGR) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Carpenter Technology (CRS) downgraded by Longbow from Buy to Neutral
  • Inchcape (INCPY) downgraded by HSBC from Buy to Hold
  • Cardinal Health (CAH) downgraded by Guggenheim from Buy to Neutral
  • WPX Energy (WPX) downgraded by SunTrust from Buy to Hold
  • Continental Gold (CGOOF) downgraded by BMO Capital from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Nexa Resources (NEXA) downgraded by Citi from Neutral to Sell
  • NextGen Healthcare (NXGN) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Underweight
Silicon Valley Analyst: $5 Backdoor Apple Play [sponsor]
This little-known Apple project could be 10X bigger than the iPhone, MacBook, and iPad COMBINED. Here's the best way to play the opportunity. Click here for more details.

fly360

Upgrades & Downgrades provided by The Fly at http://www.thefly.com.  The Fly is a leading digital publisher of real-time financial news. Our financial market experts understand that news impacting stock prices can originate from anywhere, at any time. The Fly team scours all sources of company news, from mainstream to cutting-edge, then filters out the noise to deliver short-form stories consisting of only market moving content. Become an informed investor. Try all of TheFly’s services FREE for 14 days by clicking here.