• ProAssurance (PRA) upgraded by Keefe Bruyette from Underperform to Market Perform
  • Cogent (CCOI) upgraded by Citi from Sell to Neutral
  • Ameriprise (AMP) upgraded by RBC Capital from Sector Perform to Outperform
  • Brighthouse Financial (BHF) upgraded by Credit Suisse from Underperform to Neutral
  • L Brands (LB) upgraded by BofA from Neutral to Buy
  • Wingstop (WING) upgraded by Wedbush from Neutral to Outperform
  • Humana (HUM) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Buy to Conviction Buy
  • Business First Bancshares (BFST) upgraded by DA Davidson from Neutral to Buy
  • Valaris (VAL) upgraded by Fearnley from Hold to Buy
  • Endo (ENDP) upgraded by Piper Jaffray from Neutral to Overweight
  • Synaptics (SYNA) upgraded by KeyBanc from Sector Weight to Overweight


  • Cincinnati Bell (CBB) downgraded by Wells Fargo from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Flex (FLEX) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Conviction Buy to Buy
  • Bank of America (BAC) downgraded by BMO Capital to Market Perform from Outperform
  • Incyte (INCY) downgraded by Mizuho from Buy to Neutral
  • Invesco (IVZ) downgraded by RBC Capital from Outperform to Sector Perform
  • Mednax (MD) downgraded by Citi from Buy to Neutral
  • Novo Nordisk (NVO) downgraded by Guggenheim from Buy to Neutral
  • Owl Rock (ORCC) downgraded by Raymond James from Market Perform to Underperform
  • Extended Stay America (STAY) downgraded by Baird from Outperform to Neutral
  • Choice Hotels (CHH) downgraded by Baird from Outperform to Neutral
  • LogMeln (LOGM) downgraded by KeyBanc from Overweight to Sector Weight
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