Upgrades and Downgrades for Friday, 10/1


  • Lazard (LAZ) upgraded by Keefe Bruyette from Market Perform to Outperform
  • General Mills (GIS) upgraded by Citi from Neutral to Buy
  • Allianz (ALIZY) upgraded by Berenberg from Hold to Buy
  • Covestro (COVTY) upgraded by UBS from Sell to Neutral
  • Southwest (LUV) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • Frontier Group (ULCC) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • Zuora (ZUO) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Underweight to Equal Weight
  • Five9 (FIVN) upgraded by Canaccord from Hold to Buy
  • Banorte (GBOOY) upgraded by Grupo Santander from Hold to Buy
  • CenterPoint Energy (CNP) upgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Xcel Energy (XEL) upgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Overweight
  • Toronto-Dominion (TD) upgraded by National Bank from Sector Perform to Outperform
  • Baidu (BIDU) upgraded by Arete from Sell to Neutral
  • Charter (CHTR) upgraded by TD Securities from Hold to Buy
  • Altius Renewable (ATRWF) upgraded by Raymond James from Outperform to Strong Buy


  • Acceleron (XLRN) downgraded by Cowen from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Dollar Tree (DLTR) downgraded by KeyBanc from Overweight to Sector Weight
  • Silgan Holdings (SLGN) downgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Underweight
  • Alibaba (BABA) downgraded by Raymond James from Strong Buy to Outperform
  • Nintendo (NTDOY) downgraded by DZ Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Swedbank (SWDBY) downgraded by Danske Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Siemens Healthineers (SMMNY) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold
  • Juventus (JVTSF) downgraded by Exane BNP Paribas from Outperform to Neutral
  • T-Mobile (TMUS) downgraded by Redburn from Neutral to Sell
  • Spirit Airlines (SAVE) downgraded by JPMorgan from Overweight to Neutral
  • Internet Initiative (IIJIY) downgraded by Credit Suisse from Outperform to Neutral
  • Canopy Growth (CGC) downgraded by BofA from Buy to Neutral
  • MGM Resorts (MGM) downgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Negative
  • Silk Road Medical (SILK) downgraded by Citi from Neutral to Sell
  • Joann (JOAN) downgraded by Barclays from Equal Weight to Underweight
  • Hess Midstream Partners (HESM) downgraded by UBS from Buy to Neutral
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