NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The following stocks received upgrades from

TheStreet Ratings

last week:

Scotts Miracle-Gro

(SMG) - Get Report

,

EchoStar

(SATS) - Get Report

,

Medivation

(MDVN)

,

Carrizo Oil & Gas

(CRZO) - Get Report

,

PetMed Express

(PETS) - Get Report

,

McDermott International

(MDR) - Get Report

,

Mid- America Apartment Communities

(MAA) - Get Report

,

Cheniere Energy

(LNG) - Get Report

and

Calpine

(CPN)

.

Scotts Miracle-Gro was upgraded to buy from hold by

TheStreet Ratings

on Tuesday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Scotts Miracle-Gro a B grade.

The stock closed Friday at $46.92 and has ticked up 23 cents, or 0.49%, year to date.

EchoStar was upgraded to buy from hold by

TheStreet Ratings

on Tuesday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives EchoStar a B grade.

The stock closed Friday at $27.65 and has risen 32.04% year to date.

Medivation was upgraded to hold from sell by

TheStreet Ratings

on Tuesday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Medivation a C grade.

The stock closed Friday at $82.99 and has risen 79.77% year to date.

Carrizo Oil & Gas was upgraded to buy from hold by

TheStreet Ratings

on Tuesday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Carrizo Oil & Gas a B- grade.

The stock closed Friday at $28.76 and has risen 9.15% year to date.

PetMed Express was upgraded to buy from hold by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives PetMed Express a B grade.

The stock closed Friday at $11.57 and has risen 11.46% year to date.

McDermott International was upgraded to hold from sell by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives McDermott International a C- grade.

The stock closed Friday at $11.37 and has fallen 1.22% year to date.

Mid-America Apartment Communities was upgraded to buy from hold by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Mid-America Apartment Communities a B- grade.

The stock closed Friday at $70.20 and has risen 12.23% year to date.

Cheniere Energy was upgraded to hold from sell by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Cheniere Energy a C- grade.

The stock closed Friday at $25.53 and has risen 41.99% year to date.

Calpine was upgraded to hold from sell by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Calpine a C grade.

The stock closed Friday at $18.18 and has risen 11.33% year to date.

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