Upgrades and Downgrades for Friday, 1/17

Upgrades

  • AvalonBay (AVB) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • Big Yellow Group (BYLOF) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Buy
  • Alcoa (AA) upgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Buy
  • Snap (SNAP) upgraded by UBS from Neutral to Buy
  • J Sainsbury (JSAIY) upgraded by Kepler Cheuvreux from Hold to Buy
  • Tesco (TSCDY) upgraded by Kepler Cheuvreux from Hold to Buy
  • Sodexo (SDXAY) upgraded by Berenberg from Hold to Buy
  • Qualcomm (QCOM) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Groupon (GRPN) upgraded by UBS from Neutral to Buy
  • Ventas (VTR) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • Equifax (EFX) upgraded by Argus from Hold to Buy
  • ACS (ACSAY) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Buy
  • British Land (BTLCY) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Buy
  • Western Digital (WDC) upgraded by Wedbush from Neutral to Outperform
  • Yum! Brands (YUM) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Overweight

Downgrades

  • Southwest (LUV) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Vedanta (VEDL) downgraded by Citi from Buy to Neutral
  • Marriott (MAR) downgraded by Berenberg from Buy to Hold
  • Twitter (TWTR) downgraded by UBS from Buy to Neutral
  • Royal Caribbean (RCL) downgraded by Berenberg from Buy to Hold
  • Match Group (MTCH) downgraded to Neutral from Buy by UBS
  • Porsche (POAHY) downgraded to Hold from Buy by Kepler Cheuvreux
  • Neste (NTOIY) downgraded to Sell from Hold by Nordea
  • Aramark (ARMK) downgraded to Hold from Buy by Berenberg
  • Match Group (MTCH) downgraded to Neutral from Buy by UBS
  • Buenaventura (BVN) downgraded to Hold from Buy by HSBC
  • IBM (IBM) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight by Morgan Stanley
  • Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight by Morgan Stanley
  • Whitbread (WTBDY) downgraded to Hold from Buy by Berenberg
  • HelloFresh (HLFFF) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform by Exane BNP Paribas
  • Autodesk (ADSK) downgraded to Perform from Outperform by Oppenheimer
  • Sprouts Farmers (SFM) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight by Wells Fargo
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