Cypress Semi Downgraded to Hold and 4 Downgraded Stocks Not to Miss

Stock upgrades and downgrades are a controversial part of Wall Street. Despite regulations, many banks and firms still have a positive bias toward current clients and companies desired as future clients. In addition, Wall Street analysts are straight-up biased to the buy side. The percentage of sell recommendations is normally below 15 percent!

Regardless, upgrades and downgrades move stocks in the short-term. They fall into our CHEAT SHEET framework category ‘C = Catalyst for a Stock’s Movement’. Here are catalysts you must know today:

Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN): Stifel Nicolaus downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold.

Current Price $39.3951

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One Liberty Properties (NYSE:OLP): Compass Point downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Neutral and changed its price target from $22 to $23.5.

Current Price $21.83

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First Potomac Realty (NYSE:FPO): Compass Point downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Neutral.

Current Price $13.90

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8×8 (NASDAQ:EGHT): Northland Securities downgraded its rating on this company from Outperform to Market Perform.

Current Price $7.08

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Cypress Semi (NASDAQ:CY): Wunderlich downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold and changed its price target from $12 to $10.

Current Price $9.94

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