Upgrades and Downgrades for Friday, 5/8


  • Rent-A-Center (RCII) upgraded by Loop Capital from Hold to Buy
  • Liberty Global (LBTYA) upgraded by New Street from Neutral to Buy
  • DBS Group (DBSDY) upgraded by Citi from Sell to Neutral
  • Hain Celestial (HAIN) upgraded by JPMorgan from Underweight to Neutral
  • Computer Programs (CPSI) upgraded by Cantor Fitzgerald from Neutral to Overweight
  • Petrobras (PBR) upgraded by Bradesco from Neutral to Outperform
  • Carrols Restaurant (TAST) upgraded by Craig-Hallum from Hold to Buy
  • Uber (UBER) upgraded by DA Davidson from Neutral to Buy
  • RE/MAX Holdings (RMAX) upgraded by Compass Point from Neutral to Buy
  • NS Solutions (NSSXF) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Illinois Tool Works (ITW) upgraded by Northcoast from Sell to Neutral
  • OGE Energy (OGE) upgraded by BofA from Neutral to Buy


  • Pan American Silver (PAAS) downgraded by Canaccord from Buy to Hold
  • Penn National (PENN) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Nintendo (NTDOY) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Motorola Solutions (MSI) downgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Underweight
  • Umicore (UMICY) downgraded by ING Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Trade Desk (TTD) downgraded by SunTrust from Buy to Hold
  • Scout24 (SCOTF) downgraded by Commerzbank from Buy to Hold
  • Constellation Brands (STZ) downgraded by MKM Partners from Buy to Sell
  • Techtronic (TTNDY) downgraded by HSBC from Buy to Hold
  • Square (SQ) downgraded by Guggenheim from Buy to Neutral
  • Applied Optoelectronics (AAOI) downgraded by Rosenblatt from Buy to Neutral
  • Marathon Oil (MRO) downgraded by Susquehanna from Positive to Neutral
  • Hyatt (H) downgraded by Macquarie from Outperform to Neutral
  • Illinois Tool Works (ITW) downgraded by Gordon Haskett from Buy to Hold
  • Sage Therapeutics (SAGE) downgraded by Wedbush from Outperform to Neutral
  • Restaurant Brands (QSR) downgraded by Argus from Buy to Hold
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