NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- These stocks were upgraded to buy last week at

TheStreet Ratings

:

Brocade Communications

(BRCD)

,

Volcano

(VOLC)

,

Generac Holdings

(GNRC) - Get Report

,

KAR Auction Services

(KAR) - Get Report

,

Hornbeck Offshore Services

(HOS) - Get Report

,

Ternium

(TX) - Get Report

,

Charles Schwab

(SCHW) - Get Report

,

Saks

(SKS)

,

Pep Boys

(PBY)

,

Seacor Holdings

(CKH) - Get Report

,

Aegon

(AEG) - Get Report

,

Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri

(TKC) - Get Report

,

Huntington Bancshares

(HBAN) - Get Report

,

East West Bancorp

(EWBC) - Get Report

,

Qiagen

(QGEN) - Get Report

,

Legg Mason

(LM) - Get Report

,

Suncor Energy

(SU) - Get Report

,

Diamond Offshore Drilling

(DO) - Get Report

,

Knight Capital Group

(KCG)

,

Valassis Communications

(VCI)

,

Huntsman

(HUN) - Get Report

,

Montpelier Re

(MRH)

Brocade Communications

The Ethernet networking company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Brocade Communications a B- grade with a buy rating and

$6.52

price target. The stock closed Friday at $5.85 and has risen 12.72% year to date.

Volcano

The intravascular ultrasound company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Volcano a B grade with a buy rating and

$32.55

price target. The stock closed Friday at $28.20 and has risen 17.6% year to date.

Generac Holdings

The back-up power generation company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Generac Holdings a B- grade with a buy rating and

$35.62

price target. The stock closed Friday at $26.98 and has fallen 3.75% year to date.

KAR Auction Services

The car auction company was upgraded to

buy from sell

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives KAR Auction Services a B- grade with a buy rating and

$18.46

price target. The stock closed Friday at $15.78 and has risen 16.89% year to date.

Hornbeck Offshore Services

The marine services company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Hornbeck Offshore Services a B- grade with a buy rating and

$53.29

price target. The stock closed Friday at $43 and has risen 38.62% year to date.

Ternium

The steel products manufacturer was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Ternium a B- grade with a buy rating and

$25.72

price target. The stock closed Friday at $23.79 and has risen 29.36% year to date.

Charles Schwab

The financial services company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Charles Schwab a B- grade with a

$14.82

price target. The stock closed Friday at $13.52 and has risen 20.07% year to date.

Saks

The retailer was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Saks a B grade and a

$12.97

price target. The stock closed Friday at $11.84 and has risen 21.44% year to date.

Pep Boys

The car maintenance company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Pep Boys a B- grade and a

$17.35

price target. The stock closed Friday at $15.07 and has risen 37% year to date.

Aegon

The life insurance company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Aegon a B- grade and a

$6.12

price target. The stock closed Friday at $5.25 and has risen 30.6% year to date.

Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri

The mobile communications company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives the stock a B- grade and

$16.12

price target. The stock closed Friday at $13.49 and has risen 14.71% year to date.

Huntington Bancshares

The bank was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Huntington Bancshares a B grade and a

$6.94

price target. The stock closed Friday at $5.91 and has risen 7.65% year to date.

East West Bancorp

The bank was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives East West Bancorp a B grade and

$26.25

price target. The stock closed Friday at $22.07 and has risen 11.75% year to date.

Qiagen

The assay and sample technology company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

on Wednesday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Qiagen a B grade and

$17.90

price target. The stock closed Friday at $16.02 and has risen 16% year to date.

Legg Mason

The asset management company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Legg Mason a B grade with a

$31.46

price target. The stock closed Friday at $26.94 and has risen 12.02% year to date.

Suncor Energy

The integrated energy company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Suncor Energy a B- grade and

$39.65

price target. The stock closed Friday at $36.96 and has risen 28.2% year to date.

Diamond Offshore Drilling

The offshore oil and gas drilling company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Diamond Offshore Drilling a B- grade and

$73.91

price target. The stock closed Friday at $67.19 and has risen 21.59% year to date.

Knight Capital Group

The financial services company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Knight Capital Group a B grade and

$15.33

price target. The stock closed Friday at $13.43 and has risen 13.62% year to date.

Valassis Communications

The media and marketing company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Valassis Communications a B grade and a

$30.39

price target. The stock closed Friday at $25.12 and has risen 30.63% year to date.

Huntsman

The chemical company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Huntsman a B- grade and

$16.16

price target. The stock closed Friday at $13.74 and has risen 37.4% year to date.

Montpelier Re

The insurance company was upgraded to

buy from hold

by

TheStreet Ratings

last Monday.

TheStreet Ratings

gives Montpelier Re a B grade and

$21.18

price target. The stock closed Friday at $18.12 and has risen 2.08% year to date.

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