Benzinga's Top Upgrades, Downgrades For November 10, 2017

Top Upgrades

  • Baird upgraded Kohl's Corporation KSS from Neutral to Outperform. Kohl's shares fell 0.66 percent to $40.90 in pre-market trading.
  • RBC Capital upgraded Perrigo Company plc PRGO from Underperform to Market Perform. Perrigo shares climbed 8.36 percent to close at $87.99 on Thursday.
  • Analysts at Jefferies upgraded Zoe's Kitchen Inc ZOES from Hold to Buy. Zoe's Kitchen shares rose 2.36 percent to $11.27 in pre-market trading.
  • Macquarie upgraded Kinross Gold Corporation (USA) KGC from Neutral to Outperform. Kinross Gold shares rose 4.55 percent to close at $4.37 on Thursday.
  • Roth Capital upgraded Canadian Solar Inc. CSIQ from Neutral to Buy. Canadian Solar shares dropped 10.76 percent to close at $16.84 on Thursday.
  • Raymond James upgraded Aaron's, Inc. AAN from Market Perform to Strong Buy. Aaron's shares declined 1.03 percent to close at $35.62 on Thursday.
  • Berenberg upgraded Hyatt Hotels Corporation H from Hold to Buy. Hyatt shares fell 0.56 percent to $68.81 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Nomura upgraded NVIDIA Corporation NVDA from Reduce to Neutral. NVIDIA shares rose 4.93 percent to $215.44 in pre-market trading.
  • Needham upgraded CVS Health Corp CVS from Hold to Buy. CVS shares rose 0.70 percent to $69.50 in pre-market trading.
  • Bank of America upgraded UBS Group AG (USA) UBS from Neutral to Buy. UBS shares rose 1.18 percent to $17.13 in pre-market trading.


Top Downgrades

  • Cowen & Co. downgraded Finish Line Inc FINL from Market Perform to Underperform. Finish Line shares gained 4.17 percent to close at $10.00 on Thursday.
  • Bank of America downgraded Frontier Communications Corp FTR from Neutral to Underperform. Frontier Communications shares fell 6.91 percent to $7.41 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Roth Capital downgraded Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. TTNP from Buy to Neutral. Titan Pharmaceuticals shares dropped 12.50 percent to close at $1.58 on Thursday.
  • Canaccord Genuity downgraded Sequential Brands Group Inc SQBG from Buy to Hold. Sequential Brands shares fell 38.82 percent to close at $1.45 on Thursday.
  • SunTrust Robinson Humphrey downgraded Esterline Technologies Corporation ESL from Buy to Hold. Esterline Technologies shares declined 4.04 percent to close at $89.39 on Thursday.
  • Baird downgraded Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (New) SRC from Outperform to Neutral. Spirit Realty Capital shares closed at $8.62 on Thursday.
  • Sandler O'Neill downgraded Metlife Inc MET from Buy to Hold. MetLife shares closed at $52.81 on Thursday.
  • Citigroup downgraded Marathon Oil Corporation MRO from Buy to Neutral. Marathon Oil shares fell 0.51 percent to $15.70 in pre-market trading.
  • Barclays downgraded Edgewell Personal Care Co EPC from Equal-Weight to Underweight. Edgewell Personal Care shares fell 1.31 percent to $58.60 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Vertical Research Partners downgraded Johnson Controls International plc JCI from Buy to Hold. Johnson Controls shares declined 6.07 percent to close at $38.51 on Thursday.


Top Initiations

  • Analysts at Wells Fargo initiated coverage on TE Connectivity Ltd TEL with an Outperform rating. The price target for TE Connectivity is set to $105. TE Connectivity shares closed at $92.92 on Thursday.
  • H.C. Wainwright assumed coverage on Viking Therapeutics Inc VKTX with a Buy rating. The price target for Viking Therapeutics set to $7. Viking Therapeutics shares closed at $2.19 on Thursday.
  • Analysts at Bank of America initiated coverage on Ablynx NV ABLX with a Buy rating. The price target for Ablynx is set to $26. Ablynx shares closed at $20.75 on Thursday.
  • Wells Fargo initiated coverage on Amphenol Corporation APH with an Outperform rating. The price target for Amphenol set to $98. Amphenol shares closed at $86.72 on Thursday.
  • Analysts at H.C. Wainwright assumed coverage on Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc JAZZ with a Neutral rating. The price target for Jazz Pharmaceuticals is set to $150. Jazz Pharmaceuticals shares closed at $135.31 on Thursday.
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