Equities Research Analysts’ downgrades for Friday, October 13th:

Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) was downgraded by analysts at Craig Hallum from a buy rating to a hold rating.

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ACRX) was downgraded by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC from a buy rating to a hold rating.

AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) was downgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corporation from a neutral rating to a sell rating. Bank of America Corporation currently has $70.00 price target on the stock.

CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) was downgraded by analysts at Raymond James Financial, Inc. to a sell rating.

Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR) was downgraded by analysts at Loop Capital from a buy rating to a hold rating. The firm currently has $88.00 target price on the stock.

NOW (NYSE:DNOW) was downgraded by analysts at Robert W. Baird from an outperform rating to a neutral rating. The firm currently has $15.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $20.00.

Ford Motor (NYSE:F) was downgraded by analysts at Barclays PLC from an overweight rating to a hold rating.

Fox Factory Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:FOXF) was downgraded by analysts at William Blair from an outperform rating to a hold rating.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (NYSE:HMY) was downgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

Littelfuse (NASDAQ:LFUS) was downgraded by analysts at UBS AG from an outperform rating to a market perform rating.

Littelfuse (NASDAQ:LFUS) was downgraded by analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. from an outperform rating to a market perform rating.

Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX) was downgraded by analysts at BMO Capital Markets to a hold rating. BMO Capital Markets currently has $32.00 target price on the stock.

Norbord (NYSE:OSB) was downgraded by analysts at TD Securities from a buy rating to a hold rating.

RPC (NYSE:RES) was downgraded by analysts at Credit Suisse Group from an outperform rating to a neutral rating.

SecureWorks Corp. (NASDAQ:SCWX) was downgraded by analysts at Barclays PLC from an equal weight rating to an underweight rating.

Sun Hydraulics Corporation (NASDAQ:SNHY) was downgraded by analysts at Robert W. Baird from an outperform rating to a neutral rating. They currently have $57.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $55.00.

TalkTalk Telecom Group PLC (NASDAQ:TKTCY) was downgraded by analysts at Barclays PLC from an overweight rating to an equal weight rating.

Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) was downgraded by analysts at UBS AG from a neutral rating to a sell rating.

XL Group (NYSE:XL) was downgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from a hold rating to a sell rating.

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