Key Calls (Thursday): Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

 


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Upgrade

(Bloomberg) — Changes since prior close. UPGRADES:

  • Aircastle (AYR) upgraded to outperform at Cowen; PT $26
  • Alaska Air (ALK) upgraded to outperform at Imperial; PT $95
  • Cameco (CCO CN) upgraded to outperform at BMO; PT C$16
  • CarMax (KMX) upgraded to outperform at Baird; Price Target $90
  • CyberArk Software (CYBR) raised to overweight at Morgan Stanley; PT $92
  • Jernigan Capital (JCAP) upgraded to buy at Jefferies; PT $23
  • Lexington Realty (LXP) upgraded to outperform at Wells Fargo; PT $9
  • NEWT US (NEWT) upgraded to market perform at Raymond James
  • NuVasive (NUVA) upgraded to outperform at Baird

Downgrade

DOWNGRADES:

  • AMD (AMD) downgraded to market perform at Northland
  • Applied Opto (AAOI) downgraded to sell at Loop Capital; PT $20
  • Hi-Crush Partners (HCLP) downgraded to market perform at Raymond James
  • Pandora Media (P) cut to sector perform at RBC; Price Target $10

INITIATION

INITIATIONS:

  • Alpine Immune (ALPN) rated new overweight at Piper Jaffray; PT $12
  • Bombardier (BBD/B CN) rated new buy at Vertical Research; PT C$5.70
  • Cigna (CI) rated new overweight at Cantor; PT $245
  • Eagle Materials (EXP) rated new outperform at Macquarie; PT $105
  • Ebix (EBIX) rated new market perform at BMO; PT $85
  • Euronav (EURN BB) rated new buy at BTIG; PT $12
  • First Data (FDC) rated new market perform at BMO; PT $26
  • Frontline (FRO) rated new neutral at BTIG
  • Gaming and Leisure (GLPI) rated new neutral at Nomura Instinet; PT $39
  • Global Payments (GPN) rated new outperform at BMO; PT $139
  • Installed Building (IBP) rated new neutral at Macquarie; PT $50
  • Jeld-Wen (JELD) rated new outperform at Macquarie; PT $35
  • MGM Growth Properties (MGP) rated new buy at Nomura Instinet; PT $37
  • Marathon Gold (MOZ CN) rated new outperform at National Bank; PT C$1.60
  • Mastercard (MA) rated new outperform at BMO; PT $238
  • Nordic American Tankers (NAT) rated new neutral at BTIG
  • PayPal (PYPL) rated new outperform at BMO; PT $112
  • Restoration Robotics (HAIR) rated new outperform at William Blair
  • Scorpio Tankers (STNG) rated new buy at BTIG; PT $3
  • Square (SQ) rated new market perform at BMO; PT $96
  • Stars Group (TSGI CN) rated new buy at Goldman
  • Torc Oil & Gas (TOG CN) rated new outperform at Alta Corp; PT C$9.25
  • Total System Services (TSS) rated new market perform at BMO; PT $94
  • UPS (UPS) rated new sector weight at KeyBanc
  • VICI Properties (VICI) rated new buy at Nomura Instinet; PT $29
  • Visa (V) rated new outperform at BMO; PT $187
  • Woodward (WWD) rated new overweight at Alembic Global; PT $99
  • Worldpay (WP) rated new outperform at BMO; PT $129

 


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