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Benzinga's Top Upgrades, Downgrades For May 12, 2017

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Top Upgrades

  • Analysts at Morgan Stanley upgraded Visteon Corp (NYSE: VC) from Equal-Weight to Overweight. Visteon shares rose 0.01 percent to close at $101.76 on Thursday.
  • Analysts at Bank of America upgraded Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG) from Underperform to Buy. Scorpio Tankers shares gained 6.67 percent to $4.48 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Goldman Sachs upgraded Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) from Neutral to Buy. Tiffany shares gained 1.08 percent to $93.01 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Piper Jaffray upgraded Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ: HBHC) from Neutral to Overweight. Hancock Holding shares dropped 1.77 percent to close at $47.05 on Thursday.
  • JP Morgan upgraded Chemours Co (NYSE: CC) from Neutral to Overweight. Chemours shares slipped 0.97 percent to close at $41.88 on Thursday.
  • Loop Capital upgraded Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) from Sell to Hold. Bed Bath & Beyond shares fell 2.66 percent to close at $36.66 on Thursday.
  • MKM Partners upgraded Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMBC) from Sell to Neutral. Ambac Financial shares fell 4.20 percent to close at $17.34 on Thursday.
  • Cantor Fitzgerald upgraded Trade Desk Inc (NASDAQ: TTD) from Neutral to Overweight. Trade Desk shares climbed 21.6 percent to $48.51 in pre-market trading.


Top Downgrades

  • Deutsche Bank downgraded General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) from Hold to Sell. General Electric shares dropped 1.45 percent to $28.45 in pre-market trading.
  • Morgan Stanley downgraded Castlight Health Inc (NYSE: CSLT) from Equal-Weight to Underweight. Castlight Health shares fell 10.23 percent to $3.95 in pre-market trading.
  • Citigroup downgraded Dimension Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: DMTX) from Buy to Neutral. Dimension Therapeutics shares rose 0.74 percent to $1.36 in pre-market trading.
  • Craig-Hallum downgraded Teladoc Inc (NYSE: TDOC) from Buy to Hold. Teladoc shares dropped 1.18 percent to $29.35 in pre-market trading.
  • Piper Jaffray downgraded Arcadia Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ: RKDA) from Overweight to Neutral. Arcadia Biosciences shares rose 1.27 percent to close at $0.800 on Thursday.
  • William Blair downgraded Akari Therapeutics PLC (ADR) (NASDAQ: AKTX) from Outperform to Market Perform. Akari Therapeutics shares fell 19.6 percent to $9.24 in pre-market trading.
  • Credit Suisse downgraded Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc (NYSE: BFAM) from Outperform to Neutral. Bright Horizons Family shares dropped 2.43 percent to close at $78.65 on Thursday.
  • Analysts at Maxim Group downgraded Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELOS) from Buy to Hold. Syneron Medical shares closed at $10.85 on Thursday.


Top Initiations

  • Analysts at Argus initiated coverage of Quest Diagnostics Inc (NYSE: DGX) with a Hold rating. The price target for Quest Diagnostics is set to $102. Quest Diagnostics shares closed at $107.41 on Thursday.
  • Analysts at Wells Fargo initiated coverage on The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTI) with an Outperform rating. The price target for Ultimate Software is set to $240. Ultimate Software shares closed at $209.40 on Thursday.
  • Oppenheimer initiated coverage of Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ: INCY) with a Perform rating. The price target for Incyte is set to $125. Incyte shares closed at $116.43 on Thursday.
  • Analysts at Piper Jaffray initiated coverage on First Foundation Inc (NASDAQ: FFWM) with a Neutral rating. The price target for First Foundation is set to $18. First Foundation shares closed at $16.07 on Thursday.
  • Goldman Sachs initiated coverage on Orion Engineered Carbons SA (NYSE: OEC) with a Neutral rating. The price target for Orion Engineered Carbons is set to $21. Orion Engineered Carbons shares closed at $18.55 on Thursday.
  • Analysts at Wells Fargo initiated coverage on Paycom Software Inc (NYSE: PAYC) with an Outperform rating. The price target for Paycom Software is set to $75. Paycom Software shares closed at $64.08 on Thursday.
  • Wells Fargo initiated coverage on Paylocity Holding Corp (NASDAQ: PCTY) with an Outperform rating. Paylocity shares closed at $43.52 on Thursday.

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DateFirmActionFromTo
Nov 2018Morgan StanleyMaintainsUnderweightUnderweight
Oct 2018Wells FargoMaintainsMarket PerformMarket Perform
Oct 2018CitigroupMaintainsNeutralNeutral

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APOMorgan StanleyDowngrades34.0
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CGMorgan StanleyDowngrades23.0
EIXEdward JonesDowngrades0.0
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