Benzinga's Top Upgrades, Downgrades For June 8, 2017

Top Upgrades

  • UBS upgraded Oasis Petroleum Inc. OAS from Neutral to Buy. Oasis Petroleum shares rose 0.55 percent to $9.11 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at BTIG Research upgraded Kite Pharma Inc KITE from Neutral to Buy. Kite Pharma shares gained 1.60 percent to $83.41 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Bank of America upgraded The Carlyle Group LP CG from Neutral to Buy. Carlyle shares rose 0.87 percent to close at $17.45 on Wednesday.
  • BMO Capital upgraded Dover Corp DOV from Market Perform to Outperform. Dover shares dropped 2.50 percent to close at $81.62 on Wednesday.
  • Analysts at DA Davidson upgraded Vista Outdoor Inc VSTO from Neutral to Buy. Vista Outdoor shares dropped 3.95 percent to close at $21.16 on Wednesday.
  • Piper Jaffray upgraded NBT Bancorp Inc. NBTB from Underweight to Neutral. NBT Bancorp shares gained 3 percent to $37.51 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus upgraded Enduro Royalty Trust NDRO to Buy. Enduro Royalty Trust shares rose 14.75 percent to close at $3.50 on Wednesday.


Top Downgrades

  • Goldman Sachs downgraded W. R. Grace & Co GRA from Buy to Neutral. W R Grace shares dropped 0.39 percent to close at $71.46 on Wednesday.
  • Raymond James downgraded Patheon NV PTHN from Outperform to Market Perform. Patheon shares rose 0.17 percent to close at $34.81 on Wednesday.
  • BTIG Research downgraded Juno Therapeutics Inc JUNO from Neutral to Sell. Juno Therapeutics shares fell 5.60 percent to $22.40 in pre-market trading.
  • Bank of America downgraded Commercial Metals Company CMC from Buy to Neutral. Commercial Metals shares fell 1.37 percent to $17.99 in pre-market trading.
  • JP Morgan downgraded Albany Molecular Research, Inc. AMRI from Overweight to Neutral. Albany Molecular Research shares slipped 0.41 percent to $21.61 in pre-market trading.
  • Societe Generale downgraded Brown-Forman Corporation BF from Hold to Sell. Brown Forman shares slipped 0.89 percent to $50.25 in pre-market trading.
  • Buckingham downgraded Deckers Outdoor Corp DECK from Buy to Neutral. Deckers Outdoor shares fell 0.78 percent to $69.95 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Morgan Stanley downgraded Lear Corporation LEA from Equal-Weight to Underweight. Lear shares closed at $152.87 on Wednesday.
  • Analysts at Deutsche Bank downgraded Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. HA from Buy to Hold. Hawaiian shares closed at $59.35 on Wednesday.
  • Barclays downgraded Sempra Energy SRE from Overweight to Equal-Weight. Sempra Energy shares closed at $117.46 on Wednesday.


Top Initiations

  • Barclays initiated coverage of Vistra Energy Corp VST with an Equal-Weight rating. The price target for Vistra Energy is set to $16. Vistra Energy shares closed at $15.68 on Wednesday.
  • Oppenheimer initiated coverage on Mulesoft Inc MULE with a Perform rating. Mulesoft shares closed at $26.00 on Wednesday.
  • Analysts at Mizuho initiated coverage of Hormel Foods Corp HRL with a Neutral rating. The price target for Hormel is set to $35. Hormel shares closed at $34.98 on Wednesday.
  • Analysts at Longbow Research initiated coverage on Summit Materials Inc SUM with a Buy rating. The price target for Summit Materials is set to $34. Summit Materials shares closed at $27.33 on Wednesday.
  • Mizuho initiated coverage on Tyson Foods, Inc. TSN with a Buy rating. The price target for Tyson is set to $71. Tyson shares closed at $60.47 on Wednesday.
  • Analysts at Rodman & Renshaw initiated coverage on Aptose Biosciences Inc APTO with a Neutral rating. The price target for Aptose Biosciences is set to $1. Aptose Biosciences shares closed at $1.13 on Wednesday.
  • Analysts at Mizuho initiated coverage on Sanderson Farms, Inc. SAFM with a Buy rating. The price target for Sanderson Farms is set to $142. Sanderson Farms shares closed at $123.53 on Wednesday.
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