Upgrades and Downgrades for Monday, 8/3


  • Airgain (AIRG) upgraded by B. Riley FBR from Neutral to Buy
  • Builders FirstSource (BLDR) upgraded by B. Riley FBR from Neutral to Buy
  • Yum! Brands (YUM) upgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Buy
  • Pinterest (PINS) upgraded by Pivotal Research from Hold to Buy
  • Pinterest (PINS) upgraded by UBS from Neutral to Buy
  • Nordex (NRDXF) upgraded by Societe Generale from Hold to Buy
  • Wal-Mart de Mexico (WMMVY) upgraded by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform
  • Purplebricks (PRPPF) upgraded by Peel Hunt from Add to Buy
  • Ageas (AGESY) upgraded by Oddo BHF from Neutral to Buy
  • SG Holdings (SGDH) upgraded by Mizuho from Neutral to Buy
  • Engie SA (ENGIY) upgraded by HSBC from Hold to Buy
  • Merck (MRK) upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Buy
  • Seven & i Holdings (SVNDY) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • Covanta (CVA) upgraded by Stifel from Hold to Buy
  • Floor & Decor (FND) upgraded by BofA from Neutral to Buy
  • Expedia (EXPE) upgraded by BTIG from Neutral to Buy
  • South State (SSB) upgraded by DA Davidson from Neutral to Buy
  • Berkshire Hills Bancorp (BHLB) upgraded by DA Davidson from Neutral to Buy
  • CareTrust REIT (CTRE) upgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Strong Buy


  • Copel (ELP) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Buy to Neutral
  • Melia Hotels (SMIZF) downgraded by Bryan Garnier from Neutral to Sell
  • Aegon (AEG) downgraded by Oddo BHF from Buy to Neutral
  • Unite Group (UTGPF) downgraded by Panmure Gordon from Buy to Hold
  • Lanxess (LNXSF) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold
  • Redfin (RDFN) downgraded by Compass Point from Buy to Neutral
  • Weyerhaeuser (WY) downgraded by DA Davidson from Buy to Neutral
  • Airports of Thailand (AIPUY) downgraded by Citi from Buy to Sell
  • MacroGenics (MGNX) downgraded by Citi from Buy to Neutral
  • Omega Healthcare (OHI) downgraded by Raymond James from Strong Buy to Outperform
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