Equities Research Analysts’ downgrades for Wednesday, October 4th:

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating. Vetr currently has $199.42 target price on the stock.

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a sell rating. They currently have $25.08 target price on the stock.

BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating. The firm currently has $43.32 price target on the stock.

New Oriental Education & Technology Group (NYSE:EDU) was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a buy rating to a hold rating. Vetr currently has $94.84 target price on the stock.

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “GLU MOBILE INC., is a leading global publisher of mobile games. Its portfolio of top-rated games includes original titles Super K.O. Boxing!, Stranded and Brain Genius, and titles based on major brands from partners including Atari, Activision, Konami, Harrah’s, Hasbro, Warner Bros., Microsoft, PlayFirst, PopCap Games, SEGA and Sony. Glu is based in San Mateo, Calif. and has offices in London, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Sweden, Poland, Russia, Hong Kong, China, Brazil, Chile, Canada and San Clemente, Calif. “

Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN) was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating. The firm currently has $5.83 target price on the stock.

GrubHub (NASDAQ:GRUB) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “GrubHub Inc. is an online and mobile food ordering company. The Company’s platform assists diners in searching for local restaurant, tracking the order and re-order for convenience. It operates within the United States and the United Kingdom. GrubHub Inc. is based in United States. “

Golden Star Resources (NYSEMKT:GSS) (TSE:GSC) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “GOLDEN STAR RES is an un-hedged gold producer they own the Wassa gold project in Ghana and control a number of gold exploration properties in West Africa. The Company is well funded and has strong, operational focused management experienced in West Africa. The Company has become a producing gold company by consolidating a long-lived production base at Bogoso/Prestea in Ghana. Going forward, the Company will continue to focus on growing its gold business. “

Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital (NYSE:HASI) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The Company provides debt and equity financing for infrastructure projects. Its infrastructure projects include Energy Efficiency Projects, Clean Energy Projects and Other Sustainable Infrastructure Projects. The company serves federal, state and local governments, commercial, utility, and industrial markets. Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. is based in Annapolis, Maryland. “

Heritage Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:HFWA) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Heritage Financial Corporation, Inc. is a bank holding company. “

Hillenbrand (NYSE:HI) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “HILLENBRAND, INC. is the holding company for Batesville Casket Company, a leader in the North American death care industry through the sale of funeral services products, including burial caskets, cremation caskets, containers and urns, selection room display fixturing and other personalization and memorialization products. “

Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Herbalife is a global network marketing company offering a range of science-based weight management products, nutritional supplements and personal care products intended to support weight loss and a healthy lifestyle. “

HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “HEALTHSOUTH Corp. is the one of the nation’s largest providers of outpatient surgery and rehabilitative healthcare services. The company provides these services through its national network of inpatient and outpatient healthcare facilities, including inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation facilities, outpatient surgery centers, diagnostic centers, occupational medicine centers, medical centers and other healthcare facilities. “

Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a buy rating to a hold rating. The firm currently has $59.16 target price on the stock.

Square (NYSE:SQ) was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a buy rating to a hold rating. Vetr currently has $31.08 target price on the stock.

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