Investment Analysts’ downgrades for Friday, October 6th:

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) was downgraded by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) from a conviction-buy rating to a neutral rating.

Cree (NASDAQ:CREE) was downgraded by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from a neutral rating to a sell rating. The firm currently has $28.00 target price on the stock.

Darling Ingredients (NYSE:DAR) was downgraded by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from an overweight rating to a hold rating.

Genmab A/S (OTCMKTS:GNMSF) was downgraded by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from an overweight rating to a neutral rating.

HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC) was downgraded by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from a neutral rating to an underweight rating.

OGE Energy Corporation (NYSE:OGE) was downgraded by analysts at Wells Fargo & Company from an outperform rating to a market perform rating.

Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM) was downgraded by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from a neutral rating to an underweight rating.

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) was downgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corporation from a buy rating to a hold rating. They currently have $33.00 target price on the stock.

Triumph Bancorp (NASDAQ:TBK) was downgraded by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies from an overweight rating to a neutral rating.

Teck Resources (NYSE:TECK) (TSE:TECK) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Teck Resources Limited is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, metallurgical coal, zinc, gold and energy. It is a world leader in the production of copper, metallurgical coal and zinc, a significant producer of gold, molybdenum and specialty metals, with interests in several oil sands development assets. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, the company has expertise across the full range of activities related to mining, including exploration, development, smelting, refining, safety, environmental protection, product stewardship, recycling and research. The Company is actively exploring in countries throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe and Africa. Teck Resources Limited, formerly Teck Cominco Limited, is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. “

TerraForm Power (NASDAQ:TERP) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “TerraForm Power, Inc. is global renewable energy company. It operates clean power generation assets such as solar, wind, natural gas, geothermal and hydro-electricity. The Company owns and operates solar generation assets serving utility, commercial, and residential customers. TerraForm Power, Inc. is based in Beltsville, Maryland. “

Transglobe Energy Corp (NASDAQ:TGA) (TSE:TGL) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “TransGlobe Energy Corporation (TGA) is an oil exploration and production company. It is a Calgary-based, growth-oriented oil and gas exploration and development company. TransGlobe is dedicated on improving productivity through promoting good oilfield development and exploitation practices including the implementation of industry leading secondary and tertiary recovery methods as well as improvements to production and transportation infrastructure. The Company conducts its operations through the Arab Republic of Egypt segment. It is primarily engaged in oil exploration, development, production and the acquisition of properties. TransGlobe Energy Corporation, through its subsidiaries, explores for, develops, and produces crude oil and natural gas liquids in Egypt and Canada. It holds working interests in West Gharib, West Bakr, North West Gharib, South West Gharib, South East Gharib, South Ghazalat, South Alamein, and North West Sitra production sharing contracts. “

TrueCar (NASDAQ:TRUE) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “TrueCar Inc. engages in developing and publishing an online automotive information and communications platform. The Company operates its company-branded platform on its TrueCar.com Website. It enables users to obtain market-based pricing data on new and used cars, as well as to connect with its network of TrueCar certified dealers. TrueCar, Inc. is based in Santa Monica, California. “

TheStreet (NASDAQ:TST) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “TheStreet.com, Inc. is a leading web-based provider of original, timely, comprehensive and trustworthy financial news, commentary and information aimed at helping readers make informed investment decisions. TheStreet.com combines the most important qualities of traditional print journalism –accuracy, intelligence, fairness and wit–with the web’s advantages as a financial news medium–timeliness, interactivity and global distribution. “

Unilever NV (NYSE:UN) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Unilever is one of the world’s largest consumer products companies. They produce and market a wide range of foods, home and personal care products. Their leading brands include Dove, Lipton, Magnum, Omo and Rama. They are the number one producer of frozen foods in Europe, They are also a leader in the branded olive oil category the most important brand being Bertolli. They are the largest seller of packet tea in the world through our Lipton and Brooke Bond brands. “

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) was downgraded by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from an overweight rating to a neutral rating.

Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) was downgraded by analysts at Morgan Stanley from an overweight rating to an equal weight rating.

W&T Offshore (NYSE:WTI) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “W&T Offshore is an independent oil and natural gas company focused primarily in the Gulf of Mexico area, including the deep water. They have grown through acquisition, exploitation and exploration. W&T has grown through acquisition, exploitation and exploration and now holds working interests in over two hundred fields in federal and state waters and a majority of its daily production is derived from wells it operates. “

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