Upgrades and Downgrades for Tuesday, 2/23


  • SPX Flow (FLOW) upgraded by RBC Capital from Underperform to Sector Perform
  • Gates Industrial (GTES) upgraded by RBC Capital from Sector Perform to Outperform
  • TimkenSteel (TMST) upgraded by KeyBanc from Sector Weight to Overweight
  • Texas Instruments (TXN) upgraded by Raymond James from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Starbucks (SBUX) upgraded by BMO Capital from Market Perform to Outperform
  • APA Group (APAJF) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • Adidas (ADDYY) upgraded by Credit Suisse from Underperform to Neutral
  • Infineon (IFNNY) upgraded by Oddo BHF from Neutral to Outperform
  • Advance Auto Parts (AAP) upgraded from Underweight to Neutral
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX) upgraded by Baird by Atlantic Equities from Neutral to Outperform
  • Sunesis (SNSS) upgraded by Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform
  • Galapagos (GLPG) upgraded by BofA from Underperform to Neutral
  • Intuit (INTU) upgraded by Evercore ISI from In Line to Outperform
  • Medallia (MDLA) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Lonza (LZAGY) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • MGM Resorts (MGM) upgraded by Argus from Hold to Buy


  • Heineken (HEINY) downgraded by RBC Capital from Sector Perform to Underperform
  • Just Energy (JE) downgraded by National Bank from Sector Perform to Underperform
  • Host Hotels (HST) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold
  • Dish (DISH) downgraded by Pivotal Research from Buy to Hold
  • Principal Financial (PFG) downgraded by Evercore ISI from Outperform to In Line
  • Renault (RNLSY) downgraded by DZ Bank from Buy to Sell
  • Diana Shipping (DSX) downgraded by Pareto from Hold to Sell
  • Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) downgraded by Societe Generale from Hold to Sell
  • Compass Group (CMPGY) downgraded by AlphaValue from Add to Reduce
  • Next plc (NXGPY) downgraded by Grupo Santander from Hold to Underweight
  • Prudential plc (PUK) downgraded by BofAl from Buy to Neutra
  • Kroger (KR) downgraded by BofA from Neutral to Underperform
  • RealReal (REAL) downgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Market Perform
  • SunPower (SPWR) downgraded by GLJ Research from Buy to Hold
  • GasLog (GLOG) downgraded by BTIG from Buy to Neutral
  • Spotify (SPOT) downgraded by Atlantic Equities from Overweight to Neutral
23 Best Stocks In America [sponsor]
A former hedge fund manager just revealed his 23 must-have stocks. Click here to see the free video where he goes over every stock and explains why every American should consider buying them ASAP.


Upgrades & Downgrades provided by The Fly at http://www.thefly.com.  The Fly is a leading digital publisher of real-time financial news. Our financial market experts understand that news impacting stock prices can originate from anywhere, at any time. The Fly team scours all sources of company news, from mainstream to cutting-edge, then filters out the noise to deliver short-form stories consisting of only market moving content. Become an informed investor. Try all of The Fly’s services FREE for 14 days by clicking here.