Equity Briefing : Equity Briefing: Upgrades and Downgrades for July 25th: GALT, GNTX, GPI, GPN, HITK, HWAY, IGT, ILMN, ISRG,

A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts
today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network and Equity Briefing:

Aegis initiated coverage on shares of GALECTIN THERAPEUTICS INC (NASDAQ:
GALT). They issued a buy rating on the stock.

Craig Hallum downgraded shares of Gentex Co. (NASDAQ: GNTX) from a buy rating
to a hold rating. Their analysts now have a $17.00 price target on the stock.

Goldman Sachs upgraded shares of Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI) from a
neutral rating to a buy rating.

Goldman Sachs upgraded shares of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) from a
neutral rating to a buy rating. Goldman Sachs now has a $52.00 price target on
the stock.

CRT Capital upgraded shares of Hi-Tech Pharmacal (NASDAQ: HITK) from a fair
value rating to a buy rating.

Piper Jaffray raised its price target on shares of Healthways, Inc. (NASDAQ:
HWAY) from $7.00 to $9.00.

Noble Financial upgraded shares of Healthways, Inc. (NASDAQ: HWAY) from a
hold rating to a buy rating. Noble Financial now has a $12.00 price target on
the stock.

Roth Capital downgraded shares of International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT)
from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

Credit Suisse downgraded shares of International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT)
from an outperform rating to a neutral rating. Their analysts now have a
$15.00 price target on the stock.

Credit Agricole upgraded shares of Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN) from a sell
rating to an outperform rating.

Mizuho upgraded shares of Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISRG) from a
neutral rating to a buy rating.

RBC Capital initiated coverage on shares of Invesco Ltd. (NYSE: IVZ). They
issued an outperform rating on the stock.

Lazard Capital initiated coverage on shares of Jive Software Inc (NASDAQ:
jive). They issued a neutral rating on the stock.

Janney Montgomery Scott upgraded shares of J & J Snack Foods Corp (NASDAQ:
JJSF) from a neutral rating to a buy rating.

Bank of America upgraded shares of Kirby Co. (NYSE: KEX) from a neutral
rating to a buy rating.

ING Group downgraded shares of Koninklijke KPN (NASDAQ: KKPNY) from a buy
rating to a hold rating.

JPMorgan Chase downgraded shares of Lennox International Inc. (NYSE: LII)
from an overweight rating to a neutral rating. Their analysts now have a
$44.00 price target on the stock. They noted that the move was a valuation
call.

Needham & Company initiated coverage on shares of Mitek Systems, Inc.
(NASDAQ: MITK). They issued a hold rating on the stock.

Lazard Capital initiated coverage on shares of Responsys Inc (NASDAQ: MKTG).
They issued a neutral rating on the stock.

Piper Jaffray downgraded shares of MWI Veterinary Supply Inc (NASDAQ: MWIV)
from an overweight rating to a neutral rating. Their analysts now have a
$92.00 price target on the stock.

CRT Capital downgraded shares of Navistar (NYSE: NAV) from a buy rating to a
fair value rating.

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