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Equities Research Analysts’ downgrades for Monday, August 11th:

Afren Plc (LON:AFR) was downgraded by analysts at RBC Capital to an underperform rating. The firm currently has GBX 100 ($1.68) target price on the stock.

American States Water (NYSE:AWR) was downgraded by analysts at Ladenburg Thalmann to a neutral rating.

Crestwood Equity Partners (NYSE:CEQP) was downgraded by analysts at Wells Fargo & Co. from an outperform rating to a market perform rating.

Equity One (NYSE:EQY) was downgraded by analysts at MLV & Co
to a hold rating. MLV & Co
currently has $23.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $24.00. The analysts wrote, “Following Equity One’s 2Q14 report, we are raising our price target to $24 from $23, based on rolling forward our NOI forecasts by one quarter and incorporating a slightly lower applied cap rate of 5.50%, down 5bps from 5.55%. Our 2014 and 2015 FFO per share estimates are $1.28 (unchanged) and $1.32 (down 2c).”

Friends Life Group (LON:FLG) was downgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank to a hold rating. Deutsche Bank currently has GBX 330 ($5.54) price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of GBX 332 ($5.57).

Hanger (NYSE:HGR) was downgraded by analysts at SunTrust from a buy rating to a neutral rating. The firm currently has $24.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $38.00.

King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING) was downgraded by analysts at Pacific Crest from an outperform rating to a sector perform rating.

Oshkosh (NYSE:OSK) was downgraded by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from an overweight rating to a neutral rating. The firm currently has $48.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $57.00.

Semafo (TSE:SMF) was downgraded by analysts at BMO Capital Markets to a market perform rating.

SMART Technologies (NYSE:SMT) was downgraded by analysts at CIBC to a sector perform rating. CIBC currently has $2.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $5.25.

Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc (LON:SPX) was downgraded by analysts at Investec to an add rating. Investec currently has GBX 2,920 ($48.99) target price on the stock.

Thoratec (NASDAQ:THOR) was downgraded by analysts at Northland Securities from an outperform rating to a market perform rating. Northland Securities currently has $26.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $46.00.

2U (NASDAQ:TWOU) was downgraded by analysts at Goldman Sachs from a buy rating to a neutral rating. They currently have $18.00 target price on the stock.

Whiting USA Trust II (NYSE:WHZ) was downgraded by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from a hold rating to a sell rating.

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