New York, November 29th ( - Following are some of the upgrades and downgrades before the market open.

Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI) was downgraded to a Neutral at Sterne Agee.

CarMax (NYSE: KMX) was upgraded to a Buy at Goldman Sachs.

Copart (NASDAQ: CPRT) was upgraded to a Buy at BB&T.

Cree Inc (NASDAQ: CREE) was downgraded to a Hold at Deutsche Bank.

DR Horton (NYSE: DHI) was upgraded to a Neutral at Compass Point.

Mid-Con Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ: MCEP) was upgraded to Outperform at Robert W. Baird.

Nike (NYSE: NKE) was upgraded to Overweight at HSBC Securities.

Plantronics (NYSE: PLT) was upgraded to Overweight at JPMorgan.

Public Storage (NYSE: PSA) was upgraded to a Hold at KeyBanc Capital Markets.

Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM) was upgraded to a Buy at Goldman Sachs.

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) was downgraded to Perform at Oppenheimer.

TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) was downgraded to a Neutral at JPMorgan.

Timken (NYSE: TKR) was downgraded to a Hold at Jefferies.

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