Investment Analysts’ downgrades for Wednesday, August 16th:

ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Alon USA Partners, (NYSE:ALDW) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Allstate Corporation (The) (NYSE:ALL) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ALNY) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating.

Alexander’s (NYSE:ALX) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Cedar Realty Trust (NYSE:CDR) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

EQT Midstream Partners, (NYSE:EQM) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Genpact Limited (NYSE:G) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating.

Guess? (NYSE:GES) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Genworth Financial (NYSE:GNW) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Imax Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Gartner (NYSE:IT) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

St. Joe Company (The) (NYSE:JOE) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) was downgraded by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) from a conviction-buy rating to a buy rating.

Macerich Company (The) (NYSE:MAC) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

MarketAxess Holdings (NASDAQ:MKTX) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Plains Group Holdings, L.P. (NYSE:PAGP) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Verifone Systems (NYSE:PAY) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

PBF Energy (NYSE:PBF) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras (NYSE:PBR) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Permian Basin Royalty Trust (NYSE:PBT) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Puma Biotechnology (NYSE:PBYI) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Children’s Place, Inc. (The) (NASDAQ:PLCE) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ:PLXS) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Pretium Resources (NYSE:PVG) (TSE:PVG) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

RigNet (NASDAQ:RNET) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Sabra Healthcare REIT (NASDAQ:SBRA) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Schnitzer Steel Industries (NASDAQ:SCHN) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Schlumberger N.V. (NYSE:SLB) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Simon Property Group (NYSE:SPG) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Simpson Manufacturing (NYSE:SSD) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Staffline Group Plc (LON:STAF) was downgraded by analysts at Credit Suisse Group to an underperform rating. The firm currently has GBX 1,000 ($12.98) target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of GBX 1,050 ($13.63).

Solar Senior Capital (NASDAQ:SUNS) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

TransAlta Corporation (NYSE:TAC) (TSE:TA) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Tiptree Financial (NASDAQ:TIPT) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Turquoise Hill Resources (NYSE:TRQ) (TSE:TRQ) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

United Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:UBNK) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

Univar (NYSE:UNVR) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Vermilion Energy (NYSE:VET) (TSE:VET) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

Voya Financial (NYSE:VOYA) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a sell rating.

DENTSPLY SIRONA (NASDAQ:XRAY) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a strong sell rating.

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