Upgrades and Downgrades for Tuesday, 12/17

Upgrades

  • Bayer (BAYRY) upgraded by Berenberg from Hold to Buy
  • NexTier Oilfield (NEX) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Buy
  • Oceaneering (OII) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Buy
  • Parker-Hannifin (PH) upgraded by Stifel from Hold to Buy
  • Impinj (PI) upgraded by Needham from Hold to Buy
  • TSMC (TSM) upgraded by China Renaissance from Hold to Buy
  • Micron (MU) upgraded by Wedbush from Neutral to Outperform
  • Vera Bradley (VRA) upgraded by Cowen from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Guess (GES) upgraded by Cowen from Market Perform to Outperform
  • J Sainsbury (JSAIY) upgraded by Exane BNP Paribas from Neutral to Outperform

Downgrades

  • Groupon (GRPN) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Sell
  • Proximus (BGAOF) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Sell
  • Oz Minerals (OZMLF) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Sell
  • SciPlay (SCPL) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Buy to Sell
  • Laredo Petroleum (LPI) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Sell
  • Continental Resources (CLR) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Sell
  • Pentair (PNR) downgraded by Stifel from Buy to Hold
  • TCF Financial (TCF) downgraded by Janney Montgomery Scott from Buy to Neutral
  • Synaptics (SYNA) downgraded by Rosenblatt from Neutral to Sell
  • Canadian Pacific (CP) downgraded by Loop Capital from Buy to Hold
  • ABB (ABB) downgraded by DZ Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Sumco (SUOPY) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Novozymes (NVZMY) downgraded by Berenberg from Buy to Hold
  • Kala Pharmaceuticals (KALA) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Neutral
  • RBS (RBS) downgraded by Citi from Buy to Neutral
  • Equinox Gold (EQX) downgraded by CIBC from Outperformer to Neutral
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