Upgrades and Downgrades for Thursday, 8/19


  • Lanxess (LNXSF) double upgraded by Goldman Sachs from Sell to Buy
  • Ternium (TX) upgraded by Itau BBA from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Daqo New Energy (DQ) upgraded by Nomura from Reduce to Neutral
  • Nexa Resources (NEXA) upgraded by BMO Capital from Underperform to Market Perform
  • Bill.com (BILL) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • Smartsheet (SMAR) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • InterContinental (IHG) upgraded by Peel Hunt from Reduce to Hold
  • SFL Corporation (SFL) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • Michelin (MGDDY) upgraded by AlphaValue/Baader from Sell to Reduce
  • Weir Group (WEGRY) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • New Fortress Energy (NFE) upgraded by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform
  • W. R. Berkley (WRB) upgraded by BofA from Underperform to Neutral
  • Oatly Group (OTLY) upgraded by RBC Capital from Sector Perform to Outperform
  • Paysign (PAYS) upgraded by DA Davidson from Neutral to Buy
  • Weibo (WB) upgraded by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform


  • Domino’s Pizza Enterprises (DMZPY) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Conviction Buy to Buy
  • AU Optronics (AUO) downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Lundin Mining (LUNMF) downgraded by BMO Capital from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Admiral Group (AMIGY) downgraded by HSBC from Hold to Reduce
  • Stock Spirits (SPPGF) downgraded by HSBC from Buy to Hold
  • Sea Limited (SE) downgraded by CLSA from Buy to Outperform
  • Nvidia (NVDA) downgraded by Summit Insights from Hold to Sell
  • Galapagos (GLPG) downgraded by Barclays from Overweight to Equal Weight
  • Toro Company (TTC) downgraded by Baird from Outperform to Neutral
  • Illumina (ILMN) downgraded by SVB Leerink from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Vipshop (VIPS) downgraded by Credit Suisse from Outperform to Neutral
  • Banorte (GBOOY) downgraded by Grupo Santander from Buy to Hold
  • Ternium (TX) downgraded by Bradesco BBI from Outperform to Neutral
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