Upgrades and Downgrades for Thursday 5/17


  • Coca-Cola (KO) upgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Triumph Group (TGI) upgraded by Vertical Research from Hold to Buy
  • Celanese (CE) upgraded by UBS from Neutral to Buy
  • Teradata (TDC) upgraded by Stifel from Hold to Buy
  • Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy
  • AIG (AIG) upgraded by UBS from Neutral to Buy
  • Canadian National (CNI) upgraded by BofA/Merrill from Underperform to Buy
  • Mobile TeleSystems (MBT) upgraded by VTB Capital to Buy from Hold
  • Nucor (NUE) upgraded by Macquarie from Neutral to Outperform
  • First Busey (BUSE) upgraded by Keefe Bruyette from Market Perform to Outperform
  • Commercial Metals (CMC) upgraded by Macquarie from Underperform to Neutral


  • CBS (CBS) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Neutral
  • Molson Coors (TAP) downgraded by Stifel from Buy to Hold
  • BT Group (BT) downgraded by UBS from Buy to Neutral
  • Vodafone (VOD) downgraded by Citi from Buy to Neutral
  • Gramercy Property Trust (GPT) downgraded by Ladenburg from Buy to Neutral
  • Just Energy (JE) downgraded by Canaccord from Buy to Hold
  • National Express (NXPGF) downgraded by JPMorgan from Overweight to Neutral
  • Progressive (PGR) downgraded by Keefe Bruyette from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Pentair (PNR) downgraded by KeyBanc from Overweight to Sector Weight
  • Canadian National (CNI) downgraded by Macquarie from Outperform to Neutral
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