Upgrades and Downgrades for Thursday, 8/1


  • Taylor Morrison (TMHC) upgraded by B. Riley FBR from Neutral to Buy
  • Five9 (FIVN) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • Crown Castle (CCI) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) upgraded by JPMorgan from Underweight to Neutral
  • Air France-KLM (AFLYY) upgraded by HSBC from Hold to Buy
  • Fortum (FOJCY) upgraded by HSBC from Reduce to Hold
  • Uniper (UNPRF) upgraded by HSBC from Reduce to Hold
  • Vanda Pharmaceuticals (VNDA) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Spotify (SPOT) upgraded by Loop Capital from Sell to Hold
  • United Therapeutics (UTHR) upgraded by Ladenburg from Neutral to Buy
  • NIC Inc. (EGOV) upgraded by DA Davidson from Neutral to Buy
  • Simmons First National (SFNC) upgraded by Sandler O’Neill from Hold to Buy


  • Ultra Electronics (UEHPF) downgraded by Goldman Sachs from Neutral to Sell
  • Prudential (PRU) downgraded by B. Riley FBR from Buy to Neutral
  • Silicon Motion (SIMO) downgraded by JPMorgan from Overweight to Neutral
  • Air Products (APD) downgraded by HSBC from Buy to Hold
  • American Homes 4 Rent (AMH) downgraded by BTIG from Buy to Neutral
  • On Deck Capital (ONDK) downgraded by UBS from Buy to Neutral
  • Conformis (CFMS) downgraded by BTIG from Buy to Neutral
  • FMC Corporation (FMC) downgraded by BofA/Merrill from Buy to Neutral
  • 2U (TWOU) downgraded by Berenberg from Buy to Hold
  • T2 Biosystems (TTOO) downgraded by Alliance Global Partners from Buy to Neutral
  • Dine Brands (DIN) downgraded by Raymond James from Strong Buy to Outperform
  • Littelfuse (LFUS) downgraded by Baird from Outperform to Neutral
  • U.S. Bancorp (USB) downgraded by Macquarie from Outperform to Neutral
  • Corning (GLW) downgraded by Susquehanna from Positive to Neutral
  • Whiting Petroleum (WLL) downgraded by Ladenburg from Buy to Neutral
  • Vertex (VRTX) downgraded by Needham from Buy to Hold
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