Equities Research Analysts’ upgrades for Wednesday, November 21st:

Agnico Eagle Mines (NYSE:AEM) (TSE:AEM) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

First Majestic Silver (NYSE:AG) (TSE:FR) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Centerstate Bank (NASDAQ:CSFL) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. Zacks Investment Research currently has $27.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “CenterState Banks, Inc. operates as a bank holding company. Its operating divisions consist of Commercial and Retail Banking, and Correspondent Banking and Capital Market. Commercial and Retail Banking division provides traditional deposit and lending products and services to its commercial and retail customers. Correspondent Banking and Capital Market division offers correspondent bank checking and fed funds purchased products; and safekeeping, bond accounting, and asset and liability consulting services to small to medium size financial institutions primarily in Florida, Alabama and Georgia. CenterState Banks services include demand interest-bearing and noninterest-bearing accounts, money market deposit accounts, time deposits, safe deposit services, cash management, direct deposits, notary services, money orders, night depository, traveler’s checks, cashier’s checks, domestic collections, savings bonds, bank drafts, automated teller services, drive-in tellers and banking by mail and by Internet. CenterStat “

Ctrip.Com International (NASDAQ:CTRP) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Cubic (NYSE:CUB) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $72.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Cubic Corporation is the parent company of two major business segments: defense and transportation. The Cubic Defense Applications group is a world leader in realistic combat training systems, mission support services and defense electronics. Cubic Transportation Systems designs and manufactures automatic fare collection systems for public transit authorities. Cubic Transportation Systems designs, manufactures and integrates automatic fare collection systems for public transit projects throughout the world. This includes rail, bus and parking lot systems. The company supplies contactless smart cards; magnetic stripe cards; device software; and transit hardware including gates, ticket machines and card readers. Cubic Defense Applications provides realistic live combat training systems for military forces as well as virtual training systems, constructive simulation support, force modernization, battle command training and education and engineering & technical support. “

CytoDyn (OTCMKTS:CYDY) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “CytoDyn is a biotechnology company focused on the clinical development and potential commercialization of humanized monoclonal antibodies for the treatment and prevention of HIV infection. The Company has one of the leading monoclonal antibodies under development for HIV infection, PRO 140, which has completed Phase 2 clinical trials with demonstrated antiviral activity in humans and is currently in Phase 3 development. PRO 140 blocks the HIV co-receptor CCR5 on T cells, which prevents viral entry. Clinical trial results thus far indicate that PRO 140 does not negatively affect the normal immune functions that are mediated by CCR5. Results from seven Phase 1 and Phase 2 human clinical trials have shown that PRO 140 can significantly reduce viral burden in people infected with HIV. A recent Phase 2b clinical trial demonstrated that PRO 140 can prevent viral escape in patients during several months of interruption from conventional drug therapy. “

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

Endava (NYSE:DAVA) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Endava Plc provides information technology services. It offers software engineering, cloud transformation, test automation, technology consulting and other related services. The company serves finance, insurance and healthcare, retail and consumer goods, media and technology and communication industry. Endava Plc is based in London, United Kingdom. “

Denny’s (NASDAQ:DENN) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Denny’s Corp., formerly Advantica Restaurant Group, Inc., is one of the largest restaurant companies, operating moderately-priced restaurants: Denny’s, Hardee’s, Quincy’s, El Pollo Loco, Coco’s and Carrows. The company believes its restaurants benefit from the diversity of the restaurant concepts, the generally strong market positions and consumer recognition enjoyed by these chains, the benefits of a centralized support system for purchasing, menu development, human resources, management information systems, site selection, restaurant design and construction. “

Enbridge Energy Partners (NYSE:EEP) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a strong sell rating to a sell rating.

Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. The firm currently has $109.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. is a self-administered, self-managed, real estate investment trust. “

FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $78.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “FBL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. is a holding company and hrough its subsidiaries underwrites, markets and distributes life insurance, annuities, property-casualty insurance and mutual funds to individuals and small businesses in 15 midwestern and western states. The Company has exclusive marketing arrangements with the state Farm Bureau Federations in its territory and targets sales to approximately 700,000 Farm Bureau member families and other rural, small town andsuburban residents through an exclusive agency force. The Company offers a full range of life insurance products. “

Franco Nevada (NYSE:FNV) (TSE:FNV) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Goldcorp (NYSE:GG) (TSE:G) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Huazhu Group (NASDAQ:HTHT) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Iamgold (NYSE:IAG) (TSE:IMG) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

County Bancorp (NASDAQ:ICBK) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a strong sell rating to a sell rating.

Investment Technology Group (NYSE:ITG) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating.

KAR Auction Services (NYSE:KAR) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Kinross Gold (NYSE:KGC) (TSE:K) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Nautilus (NYSE:NLS) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

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

Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSHA) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a strong sell rating to a sell rating.

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

United States Cellular (NYSE:USM) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating.

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

VERONA PHARMA P/S (NASDAQ:VRNA) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

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