Analysts’ upgrades for Wednesday, November 15th:

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a buy rating. Vetr currently has $178.35 target price on the stock.

Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

CYREN (NASDAQ:CYRN) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a buy rating. Vetr currently has $107.42 target price on the stock.

Dialog Semicon (OTCMKTS:DLGNF) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Edison International (NYSE:EIX) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Enel SpA (OTCMKTS:ENLAY) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

FirstEnergy Corporation (NYSE:FE) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Fresnillo PLC (LON:FRES) was upgraded by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc to a buy rating. They currently have GBX 1,570 ($20.65) target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of GBX 1,760 ($23.15).

Game Digital PLC (LON:GMD) was upgraded by analysts at Liberum Capital to a buy rating. Liberum Capital currently has GBX 45 ($0.59) price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of GBX 23 ($0.30).

Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a sell rating to a hold rating. The firm currently has $5.14 price target on the stock.

Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE:KRG) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Kite Realty Group Trust is a full-service, vertically integrated real estate investment trust focused primarily on the development, construction, acquisition, ownership and operation of high quality neighborhood and community shopping centers in selected growth markets in the United States. They own interests in a portfolio of operating retail properties, retail properties under development, operating commercial properties, a related parking garage, commercial property under development and parcels of land that may be used for future development. “

Laureate Education (NASDAQ:LAUR) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Laureate Education, Inc. is a degree-granting higher education institutions. The company offers high-quality undergraduate, graduate and specialized programs. Laureate Education, Inc. is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. “

Loomis AB (OTCMKTS:LOIMF) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $42.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Loomis AB provides solutions for the distribution, handling, storage and recycling of cash and other valuables primarily in Europe, the United States and internationally. It serves financial institutions, retailers, other commerce related business and the public sector. The company offers cash in transit and cash management services. It also offers international valuables logistics which includes international transport, management and storage of foreign currencies and precious metals. Loomis AB is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. “

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Lattice Semiconductor Corporation designs, develops and markets high performance programmable logic devices and related development system software. Programmable logic devices are standard smiconductor components that can be configured by the end customer as specific logic functions, enabling shorter design cycle times and reduced developpment costs. “

Luxfer Holdings PLC (NYSE:LXFR) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Mattel (NASDAQ:MAT) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a strong sell rating to a sell rating.

MedEquities Realty Trust (NYSE:MRT) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “MedEquities Realty Trust, Inc. owns, develops, operates, leases and disposes healthcare properties and portfolios. It operates primarily in Texas, California, Nevada and South Carolina. MedEquities Realty Trust, Inc. is based in Nashville, Tennessee. “

Nasdaq (NASDAQ:NDAQ) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

NovaGold Resources (NYSEAMERICAN:NG) (TSE:NG) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a hold rating.

New York Community Bancorp (NYSE:NYCB) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Pampa Energia (NYSE:PAM) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

PennyMac Financial Services (NYSE:PFSI) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating.

Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating.

Sprouts Farmers Market (NASDAQ:SFM) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a hold rating.

South State Corporation (NASDAQ:SSB) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Vantiv (NYSE:VNTV) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a hold rating.

AquaVenture Holdings Limited (NYSE:WAAS) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a hold rating.

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