Benzinga's Top Upgrades, Downgrades For April 25, 2017

Top Upgrades

  • Analysts at Guggenheim upgraded Wells Fargo & Co WFC from Sell to Neutral. Wells Fargo shares rose 0.75 percent to $54.05 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at William Blair upgraded Crane Co. CR from Market Perform to Outperform. Crane shares gained 3.32 percent to $80.50 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Bank of America upgraded Best Buy Co Inc BBY from Neutral to Buy. Best Buy shares rose 3.13 percent to $52.75 in pre-market trading.
  • Guggenheim upgraded JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPM from Neutral to Buy. JPMorgan shares rose 0.86 percent to $88.25 in pre-market trading.
  • JP Morgan upgraded Terex Corporation TEX from Neutral to Overweight. Terex shares gained 2.78 percent to $34.01 in pre-market trading.
  • Deutsche Bank upgraded America Movil SAB de CV (ADR) AMX from Sell to Hold. America Movil shares rose 2.46 percent to close at $14.97 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Guggenheim upgraded American Express Company AXP from Neutral to Buy. American Express shares rose 0.75 percent to $81.05 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at RBC Capital upgraded NCI Building Systems Inc NCS from Sector Perform to Outperform. NCI Building shares closed at $16.80 on Monday.


Top Downgrades

  • Raymond James downgraded Amazon.com, Inc. AMZN from Outperform to Market Perform. Amazon.com shares declined 0.21 percent to $905.50 in pre-market trading.
  • DA Davidson downgraded Heartland Financial USA Inc HTLF from Buy to Neutral. Heartland Financial shares rose 2.26 percent to close at $52.05 on Monday.
  • Analysts at UBS downgraded Conagra Brands Inc CAG from Neutral to Sell. Conagra shares rose 0.66 percent to close at $40.93 on Monday.
  • Deutsche Bank downgraded O'Reilly Automotive Inc ORLY from Buy to Hold. O'Reilly Automotive shares fell 0.85 percent to $267.00 in pre-market trading.
  • Jefferies downgraded Akorn, Inc. AKRX from Buy to Hold. Akorn shares rose 0.28 percent to $32.81 in pre-market trading.
  • BMO Capital downgraded C R Bard Inc BCR from Outperform to Market Perform. C.R. Bard shares climbed 19.50 percent to close at $302.41 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Bank of America downgraded General Electric Company GE from Buy to Neutral. General Electric shares declined 0.51 percent to $29.40 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Deutsche Bank downgraded Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc KW from Buy to Hold. Kennedy-Wilson shares fell 4.67 percent to close at $21.45 on Monday.


Top Initiations

  • Analysts at Bernstein initiated coverage on Sony Corp (ADR) SNE with an Outperform rating. The price target for Sony is set to $41. Sony shares closed at $33.82 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Susquehanna initiated coverage on W. R. Grace & Co GRA with a Neutral rating. The price target for W. R. Grace is set to $75. W. R. Grace shares closed at $70.25 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Benchmark initiated coverage on Silver Spring Networks Inc SSNI with a Hold rating. Silver Spring Networks shares closed at $11.45 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Mitsubishi UFJ initiated coverage on Equinix, Inc. EQIX with an Overweight rating. The price target for Equinix is set to $433. Equinix shares closed at $404.03 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Rodman & Renshaw initiated coverage of Resonant Inc RESN with a Buy rating. The price target for Resonant is set to $8. Resonant shares closed at $4.80 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Benchmark initiated coverage of Digi International Inc. DGII with a Buy rating. The price target for Digi International is set to $16. Digi International shares closed at $12.00 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Mitsubishi UFJ initiated coverage on CyrusOne Inc CONE with a Neutral rating. The price target for CyrusOne is set to $54. CyrusOne shares closed at $53.75 on Monday.
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