Stock Analysts’ Upgrades for August, 13th (BBY, CIB, CWEN, ESPR, FBP, FGEN, FIVE, GFED, GNW, HVT)

Stock Analysts’ upgrades for Tuesday, August 13th:

Best Buy (NYSE:BBY) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

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

Clearway Energy (NYSE:CWEN) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating.

Esperion Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ESPR) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “First Bancorp distinguished itself by providing innovative marketing strategies and novel products to attract clients. Besides the branches and lending offices, the Corporation has offered a telephone information service called Telebanco since 1983. This was the first telebanking service offered in Puerto Rico. The Corporation’s clients have access to an extensive ATM network all over the world. The Corporation was the first in Puerto Rico to open on weekends and the first to offer in-store branches to its clients. “

FibroGen (NASDAQ:FGEN) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. The firm currently has $51.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “FibroGen, Inc. is a research-based biotechnology company. It is focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutic agents for treatment of anemia, fibrosis, cancer, and other serious unmet medical needs. The Company develops Roxadustat that is in Phase III clinical development for the treatment of anemia in chronic kidney disease; and FG-3019 which is in Phase II clinical development for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, pancreatic cancer, and liver fibrosis. FibroGen, Inc. is headquartered in San Francisco, California. “

Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Guaranty Federal Bancshares (NASDAQ:GFED) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. has a subsidiary corporation offering full banking services. The principal subsidiary, Guaranty Bank, is headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, and has nine full-service branches in Greene and Christian Counties and a Loan Production Office in Webster County. Guaranty Bank is a member of the MoneyPass and TransFund ATM networks which provide its customers surcharge free access to over 24,000 ATMs nationwide. “

Genworth Financial (NYSE:GNW) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Haverty Furniture Companies (NYSE:HVT) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Livexlive Media (NASDAQ:LIVX) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Protagenic Therapeutics (OTCMKTS:PTIX) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Targa Resources (NYSE:TRGP) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

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