Stock Analysts’ downgrades for Friday, July 21st:

Automatic Data Processing (NYSE:ADP) was downgraded by analysts at William Blair from an outperform rating to a market perform rating.

Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) was downgraded by analysts at Barclays PLC from an overweight rating to an equal weight rating.

American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:AMSC) was downgraded by analysts at FBR & Co from an outperform rating to a market perform rating. The firm currently has $6.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $9.00.

Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) was downgraded by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd to an add rating.

Bank Mutual Corporation (NASDAQ:BKMU) was downgraded by analysts at Hovde Group from an outperform rating to a market perform rating. The firm currently has $10.50 target price on the stock.

BT Group plc (LON:BT.A) was downgraded by analysts at Beaufort Securities to a long term buy rating. Beaufort Securities currently has GBX 340 ($4.44) target price on the stock.

Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK) was downgraded by analysts at Vertical Research from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Check Point Software Technologies (NASDAQ:CHKP) was downgraded by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies from an overweight rating to a neutral rating.

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) was downgraded by analysts at Argus from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) (TSE:CNQ) was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a buy rating to a neutral rating. Citigroup Inc. currently has $50.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $57.00. They noted that the move was a valuation call. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call.

DigitalGlobe (NYSE:DGI) was downgraded by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies from an overweight rating to a neutral rating.

EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG) was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

EP Energy Corporation (NYSE:EPE) was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a neutral rating to a sell rating.

FibroGen (NASDAQ:FGEN) was downgraded by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

National Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ:FIZZ) was downgraded by analysts at Credit Suisse Group from a neutral rating to an underperform rating.

Frontline (NYSE:FRO) was downgraded by analysts at Evercore ISI to an underperform rating.

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) was downgraded by analysts at BTIG Research from a neutral rating to a sell rating. BTIG Research currently has $110.00 price target on the stock.

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) was downgraded by analysts at Atlantic Securities from a neutral rating to an underweight rating.

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Louisiana-Pacific Corporation manufactures building materials and engineered wood products in the United States, Canada, Chile and Brazil. The Company’s products are used by homebuilders and light commercial builders. Louisiana-Pacific’s products include oriented strand board sheathing, flooring, radiant barrier panels, siding and trim, I-joists, laminated veneer lumber, laminated strand lumber and interior decorative moulding. “

Mercantile Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:MBWM) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Mercantile Bank Corporation serves businesses and consumers across Grand Rapids and Kent County with a full range of mortgage, lending, deposit and checking products and services in a friendly, hometown banking environment. “

McEwen Mining (NYSE:MUX) (TSE:MUX) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “U.S. GOLD CORP. is primarily engaged in the precious metal mining business in the continental United States, however, it may also evaluate properties outside the United States. “

Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) was downgraded by analysts at Evercore ISI to an underperform rating.

Noodles & (NASDAQ:NDLS) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Noodles & Company is a fast casual restaurant which offers lunch and dinner. It serves noodles, pastas, salads, soups, sandwiches, cheese, meatballs and beverages. The company operates in the United States. Noodles & Company is based in Broomfield, Colorado. “

Newpark Resources (NYSE:NR) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “NEWPARK RESOURCES, INC. provides integrated environmental services to the oil and gas exploration and production industry in the Gulf Coast area, principally in Louisiana and Texas. “

Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a neutral rating to a sell rating.

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) was downgraded by analysts at William Blair from an outperform rating to a market perform rating.

Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) was downgraded by analysts at Maxim Group from a buy rating to a hold rating. Maxim Group currently has $13.00 target price on the stock.

Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) (TSE:PD) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Precision Drilling Corporation is an oilfield services company. The Company provides contract drilling, well servicing and strategic support services to the oil and gas industry in North America and internationally. It provides land drilling, directional drilling, turnkey drilling, camp and catering services, procures and distributes oilfield supplies. It also offers service rigs for well completion and workover services, snubbing services and wastewater treatment services, tubulars, well control equipment, wellsite accommodations. Precision Drilling Corporation is headquartered in Calgary, Canada. “

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Pebblebrook Hotel Trust is an internally managed hotel investment company organized to acquire and invest in hotel properties located primarily in large United States cities with an emphasis on the major coastal markets. The Company may invest in resort properties located near its primary urban target markets, as well as in select destination markets. Pebblebrook Hotel Trust focuses on hotel properties in the lodging industry. In addition, the Company may seek to acquire service properties in its primary urban target markets. “

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “PENNSYLVANIA R.E. INVEST. TR. is a real estate investment trust, engaged in acquiring and holding for investment interests in real estate. “

Polaris Industries (NYSE:PII) was downgraded by analysts at Robert W. Baird from an outperform rating to a neutral rating. Robert W. Baird currently has $96.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $88.00.

Polaris Industries (NYSE:PII) was downgraded by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada from a sector perform rating to an underperform rating. The firm currently has $80.00 price target on the stock.

Peregrine Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PPHM) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company with a portfolio of innovative product candidates in clinical trials for the treatment of cancer and hepatitis C virus infection. The company is pursuing three separate clinical trials in cancer and HCV infection with its lead product candidate bavituximab and Cotara. Peregrine also has in-house manufacturing capabilities through its wholly owned subsidiary Avid Bioservices, Inc., which provides development and bio-manufacturing services for both Peregrine and outside customers. “

Pearson, PLC (NYSE:PSO) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Pearson is a global media conglomerate. They publish books, periodicals, reports and screen-based services for professional communities worldwide, under brand names which include the Financial Times, Pitman Publishing and Churchill Livingstone. “

Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Quidel Corp. discovers, develops, manufactures and markets point-of-care, rapid diagnostic tests for detection of medical conditions and illnesses. These products provide accurate, rapid and cost-effective diagnostic information for acute and chronic conditions that affect women’s health throughout the phases of their lives including reproductive status, pregnancy management and osteoporosis. Quidel also provides point-of-care diagnostics for infectious diseases, including influenza A and B, strep throat, H. pylori infection, chlamydia and infectious mononucleosis. “

Qualys (NASDAQ:QLYS) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Qualys, Inc. is a provider of cloud security and compliance solutions that enable organizations to identify security risks to their information technology infrastructures help protect their IT systems and applications from cyber-attacks. The Company’s solutions are provided through its QualysGuard Cloud Platform. It offers products for vulnerability management, policy compliance, web application scanning, malware detection, and associated security products. Qualys, Inc. is headquartered in Redwood City, California. “

Restoration Hardware Holdings (NYSE:RH) was downgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from a buy rating to a hold rating.

South32 (LON:S32) was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. to a neutral rating. The firm currently has GBX 170 ($2.22) price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of GBX 180 ($2.35).

SouFun Holdings Limited (NYSE:SFUN) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Fang Holdings Limited operates as a real estate Internet portal primarily in China. It provides marketing, e-commerce, listing and other value-added services for real estate and home furnishing and improvement sectors. Fang Holdings Limited, formerly known as SouFun Holdings Limited, is based in Beijing, China. “

SRC Energy (NASDAQ:SRCI) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “SRC Energy Inc. is an oil and natural gas exploration and production company. It engages in the acquisition, development, exploitation, exploration and production of oil and natural gas properties, primarily located in the Wattenberg field in the D-J Basin of northeast Colorado. SRC Energy Inc., formerly known as Synergy Resources Corporation, is headquartered in Denver, CO. “

Triumph Bancorp (NASDAQ:TBK) was downgraded by analysts at FBR & Co from an outperform rating to a market perform rating. FBR & Co currently has $29.00 price target on the stock.

Atlassian Corporation PLC (NASDAQ:TEAM) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Atlassian Corporation Plc is engaged in designing, developing, licensing and maintaining of software and the provisioning of software hosting services. The Company’s products include JIRA for team planning and project management; Confluence for team content creation and sharing; HipChat for team messaging and communications; Bitbucket for team code sharing and management and JIRA Service Desk for team services and support applications. It offers tools for software developers consists of FishEye, Bamboo and SourceTree. Atlassian Corporation Plc is headquartered in Sydney, Australia. “

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. “

Tecogen (NASDAQ:TGEN) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Tecogen Inc. designs, manufactures, sells, and services systems that produce electricity, hot water, and air conditioning for commercial installations and buildings and industrial processes. The Company’s ultra-efficient products include cogeneration modules, which provide electricity and heat, and chillers, which provide air-conditioning and optional free hot water. Its products supply electrical power or mechanical power for cooling, as well as free engine heat that gets recovered and purposefully used at customer facilities. Tecogen Inc. is based in United States. “

Tower International (NYSE:TOWR) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “TA Delaware, Inc. is engaged in the manufacture of engineered structural metal components and assemblies primarily serving automotive original equipment manufacturers. It offers its automotive customers body-structure stampings, frame and other chassis structures, as well as complex welded assemblies, for small and large cars, crossovers, pickups and SUVs. Its manufacturing operations consist primarily of stamping and welding operations, system and modular assembly operations, coating, and other ancillary operations. The Company uses various grades and thicknesses of steel and aluminum; including high-strength, hot- and cold-rolled, galvanized, organically coated, stainless, and aluminized steel; for the manufacture of its products. TA Delaware, Inc. is headquartered in Livonia, Michigan. “

TheStreet (NASDAQ:TST) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a 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. “

Tile Shop Hldgs (NASDAQ:TTS) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. is the parent company of The Tile Shop. The Tile Shop is a specialty retailer of manufactured and natural stone tiles, setting and maintenance materials, and related accessories in the United States. It offers floor, wall, natural stone, ceramic, porcelain, glass, and metal tile products; tile patterns; basins; fixtures; listellos/borders; and profiles. Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. is based in Plymouth, Minnesota. “

Textron (NYSE:TXT) was downgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corporation from a buy rating to an underperform rating.

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) was downgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Ur-Energy (NYSE:URG) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “UR-ENERGY INC., is a uranium exploration and development company currently completing mine planning and permitting activities to bring its Lost Creek Wyoming uranium deposit into production. Ur-Energy engages in the identification, acquisition and exploration of uranium properties in both Canada and the United States. Ur-Energy has a registered office in Ottawa, Canada and its corporate headquarters are located in Littleton, Colorado. “

Wells Fargo & (NYSE:WFC) was downgraded by analysts at Berenberg Bank from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Wingstop Inc. franchises and operates restaurants. The Company’s operating segment consists of Franchise segment and Company segment. It offers cooked-to-order, hand-sauced and tossed chicken wings. Wingstop Inc. is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. “

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