Upgrades and Downgrades for Wednesday, 8/19

Upgrades

  • PetMed Express (PETS) upgraded by Sidoti from Neutral to Buy
  • Proofpoint (PFPT) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Cellectis (CLLS) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Home Depot (HD) upgraded by BofA from Neutral to Buy
  • Resolute Forest (RFP) upgraded by RBC Capital from Sector Perform to Outperform
  • Royal Bank of Canada (RY) upgraded by Barclays from Underweight to Overweight
  • National Bank of Canada (NTIOF) upgraded by Barclays from Underweight to Equal Weight
  • CIBC (CM) upgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Southwest Gas (SWX) upgraded by Wells Fargo to Equal Weight
  • Saracen Mineral (SCEXF) upgraded by Canaccord from Hold to Buy
  • Kite Realty Group (KRG) upgraded by Compass Point from Neutral to Buy
  • Sundrug (SDGCF) upgraded by Mizuho from Neutral to Buy
  • Associated British Foods (ASBFY) upgraded by RBC Capital from Sector Perform to Outperform

Downgrades

  • China Eastern Airlines (CEA) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Underweight
  • Kohl’s (KSS) downgraded by Gordon Haskett from Hold to Underperform
  • Darden (DRI) downgraded by Stifel from Buy to Hold
  • Galapagos (GLPG) downgraded by Barclays from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Clariant (CLZNY) downgraded by Barclays from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Grieg Seafood (GRGSF) downgraded by Fearnley from Buy to Hold
  • Cree (CREE) downgraded by JMP Securities from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Aegon (AEG) downgraded by BofA from Neutral to Underperform
  • J.M. Smucker (SJM) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal Weight to Underweight
  • Regency Centers (REG) downgraded by Compass Point from Buy to Neutral
  • Bank of Montreal (BMO) downgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Underweight
  • PPL Corp. (PPL) downgraded by Mizuho from Buy to Neutral
  • Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) downgraded by Barclays from Overweight to Underweight
  • Toronto-Dominion (TD) downgraded by Barclays from Overweight to Equal Weight
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