Research Analysts’ upgrades for Tuesday, November 14th:

Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating.

Agree Realty Corporation (NYSE:ADC) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

American Electric Power (NYSE:AEP) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Alexander & Baldwin Holdings (NYSE:ALEX) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a strong sell rating to a sell rating.

Preferred Apartment Communities (NASDAQ:APTS) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating.

Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria (NYSE:BBVA) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Blackline (NASDAQ:BL) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Broadridge Financial Solutions (NYSE:BR) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Calix (NYSE:CALX) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Eiger BioPharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:EIGR) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a strong sell rating to a sell rating.

Empresa Nacional de Electricidad (NYSE:EOCC) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating.

Envirostar (NYSEMKT:EVI) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Fentura Financial (OTCBB:FETM) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Gilat Satellite Networks (NASDAQ:GILT) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Globus Medical (NYSE:GMED) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Canada Goose Holdings (NYSE:GOOS) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating.

ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Johnson Matthey PLC (OTCMKTS:JMPLY) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Kelly Services (NASDAQ:KELYA) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating. Zacks Investment Research currently has $32.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “KELLY SERVICES, INC. provides temporary office clerical, marketing, professional, technical, light industrial, home care services, management services and other business services to a diversified group of customers through offices located in major cities of the United States, Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Russia, Spain, Switzerland and United Kingdom. Kelly Temporary Services provides office clerical, marketing, professional, technical, semi-skilled light industrial and management services. “

Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $19.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Kingstone Companies, Inc., formerly DCAP Group, Inc., is engaged in the ownership of an insurance company. The Company focuses on automobile, motorcycle and homeowners insurance and its customer base is primarily individuals rather than businesses. There are three Atlantic Insurance locations in eastern Pennsylvania. All of the Barry Scott, Atlantic Insurance and Accurate Agency locations are wholly owned by the Company. “

Michael Kors Holdings Limited (NYSE:KORS) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Mattel (NASDAQ:MAT) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

New Media Investment Group (NYSE:NEWM) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating.

Nu Skin Enterprises (NYSE:NUS) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Pinnacle West Capital Corporation (NYSE:PNW) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Q2 Holdings (NYSE:QTWO) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Red Electrica Corporacion SA (OTCMKTS:RDEIY) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

RMR Group (NYSE:RMR) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Sandstorm Gold (NYSEMKT:SAND) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Companhia de saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao Paulo – Sabesp (NYSE:SBS) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating. Vetr currently has $64.12 price target on the stock.

Shake Shack (NYSE:SHAK) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating.

Sun Communities (NYSE:SUI) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

Time (NYSE:TIME) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a strong sell rating to a sell rating.

Tempus Appl Sol (OTCMKTS:TMPS) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a hold rating to a buy rating.

The Stars Group (NYSE:TSG) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating.

TheStreet (NASDAQ:TST) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Tetra Technologies (NYSE:TTI) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a strong sell rating to a sell rating.

Energous Corporation (NASDAQ:WATT) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a strong sell rating to a sell rating.

WAVE Life Sciences (NASDAQ:WVE) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a sell rating to a hold rating.

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