Benzinga's Top Upgrades, Downgrades For July 24, 2017

Top Upgrades

  • JP Morgan upgraded Michaels Companies Inc MIK from Neutral to Overweight. Michaels shares rose 1.17 percent to close at $19.02 on Friday.
  • KeyBanc upgraded Huntsman Corporation HUN from Sector Weight to Overweight. Huntsman shares rose 1.98 percent to $27.25 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at BMO Capital upgraded Caterpillar Inc. CAT from Market Perform to Outperform. Caterpillar shares rose 0.54 percent to $107.17 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Barclays upgraded Xerox Corp XRX from Underweight to Equal-Weight. Xerox shares climbed 0.34 percent to $29.55 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Wedbush upgraded Floor & Decor Holdings Inc FND from Neutral to Outperform. Floor & Decor shares rose 3.64 percent to $38.76 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Credit Suisse upgraded MasTec, Inc. MTZ from Neutral to Outperform. MasTec shares dropped 0.77 percent to close at $45.30 on Friday.
  • Evercore ISI upgraded Avangrid Inc AGR from In Line to Outperform. AVANGRID shares gained 0.29 percent to close at $45.18 on Friday.
  • Piper Jaffray upgraded First Midwest Bancorp Inc FMBI from Neutral to Overweight. First Midwest Bancorp shares fell 1.16 percent to close at $23.04 on Friday.


Top Downgrades

  • Analysts at Citigroup downgraded RH RH from Buy to Neutral. RH shares fell 0.80 percent to $73.50 in pre-market trading.
  • UBS downgraded Goldman Sachs Group Inc GS from Buy to Neutral. Goldman Sachs shares fell 0.47 percent to $219.15 in pre-market trading.
  • Wells Fargo downgraded Franklin Resources, Inc. BEN from Outperform to Market Perform. Franklin Resources shares fell 0.54 percent to $46.42 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at First Analysis downgraded athenahealth, Inc ATHN from Equal-Weight to Underweight. athenahealth shares dropped 0.60 percent to $155.00 in pre-market trading.
  • Goldman Sachs downgraded Constellation Brands, Inc. STZ from Buy to Neutral. Constellation shares dropped 1.27 percent to $196.00 in pre-market trading.
  • Credit Suisse downgraded Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. CBI from Outperform to Neutral. Chicago Bridge shares fell 1.74 percent to $17.48 in pre-market trading.
  • Bank of America downgraded PPG Industries, Inc. PPG from Buy to Neutral. PPG Industries shares dropped 0.82 percent to $105.50 in pre-market trading.
  • Williams Capital downgraded Portland General Electric Company POR from Hold to Sell. Portland General Electric shares rose 1.64 percent to close at $46.35 on Friday.
  • Instinet downgraded Charles Schwab Corp SCHW from Buy to Neutral. Charles Schwab shares rose 0.02 percent to close at $42.15 on Friday.
  • Barclays downgraded CDW Corp CDW from Overweight to Equal-Weight. CDW shares dropped 0.24 percent to close at $63.52 on Friday.


Top Initiations

  • Analysts at KeyBanc initiated coverage on Wix.Com Ltd WIX with an Overweight rating. The price target for Wix.Com is set to $88. Wix.Com shares closed at $73.10 on Friday.
  • Wedbush initiated coverage on Mersana Therapeutics Inc MRSN with an Outperform rating. The price target for Mersana Therapeutics is set to $25. Mersana Therapeutics shares closed at $14.05 on Friday.
  • Canaccord Genuity initiated coverage of Abraxas Petroleum Corp. AXAS with a Buy rating. The price target for Abraxas Petroleum is set to $2.50. Abraxas Petroleum shares closed at $1.61 on Friday.
  • RBC Capital initiated coverage on Blue Apron Holdings Inc APRN with an Outperform rating. The price target for Blue Apron is set to $10. Blue Apron shares closed at $6.55 on Friday.
  • Analysts at KeyBanc initiated coverage on Microsemi Corporation MSCC with an Overweight rating. The price target for Microsemi is set to $61. Microsemi shares closed at $52.92 on Friday.
  • Leerink Swann initiated coverage on Dova Pharmaceuticals Inc DOVA with a Market Perform rating. The price target for Dova Pharmaceuticals is set to $24. Dova Pharmaceuticals shares closed at $22.75 on Friday.
  • Analysts at H.C. Wainwright initiated coverage on Concert Pharmaceuticals Inc CNCE with a Buy rating. The price target for Concert Pharmaceuticals is set to $20. Concert Pharmaceuticals shares closed at $14.03 on Friday.
  • Bank of America initiated coverage on Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd RCL with a Neutral rating. The price target for Royal Caribbean is set to $123. Royal Caribbean shares closed at $114.91 on Friday.
  • Analysts at Craig-Hallum initiated coverage of II-VI, Inc. IIVI with a Buy rating. The price target for II-VI is set to $50. II-VI shares closed at $38.20 on Friday.
  • Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus initiated coverage on Blue Apron Holdings Inc APRN with a Buy rating. The price target for Blue Apron is set to $10. Blue Apron shares closed at $6.55 on Friday.

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