Upgrades Roundup: Scotts Miracle-Gro, Echostar

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The following stocks received upgrades from TheStreet Ratings last week: Scotts Miracle-Gro ( SMG), EchoStar ( SATS), Medivation ( MDVN), Carrizo Oil & Gas ( CRZO), PetMed Express ( PETS), McDermott International ( MDR), Mid- America Apartment Communities ( MAA), Cheniere Energy ( LNG) 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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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