Upgrades and Downgrades for Wednesday 10/18


  • Merck (MRK) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Lattice Semiconductor (LSCC) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy
  • GoPro (GPRO) upgraded by Longbow from Neutral to Buy
  • Fortinet (FTNT) upgraded by Deutsche Bank from Hold to Buy
  • Magna (MGA) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Underperform to Buy
  • Ellie Mae (ELLI) upgraded by RBC Capital from Sector Perform to Outperform
  • Grainger (GWW) upgraded by Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform


  • Lendlease Group (LLESY) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Conviction Buy to Neutral
  • Roche (RHHBY) downgraded by Citi from Buy to Neutral
  • PacWest Bancorp (PACW) downgraded by FBR Capital from Buy to Neutral
  • Blackhawk (HAWK) downgraded by Mizuho from Buy to Neutral
  • MGM Resorts (MGM) downgraded by Stifel from Buy to Hold
  • Ulta Beauty (ULTA) downgraded by Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral
  • Petrobras (PBR) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold
  • Chipotle (CMG) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Underperform
  • Chevron (CVX) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold
  • Warrior Met Coal (HCC) downgraded by Seaport Global from Buy to Neutral
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