How Will Lennox International (LII) Stock React To This Upgrade?

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Lennox International Inc. (LII) was upgraded to "buy" from "hold" at Keybanc Capital Markets on Friday.

The firm said it raised its rating on the company, which is a provider of climate control solutions, based on its market share gains, opportunities for margin enhancement, and the company's focus on returning cash to shareholders.

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Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates LENNOX INTERNATIONAL INC as a Buy with a ratings score of B+. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation:

"We rate LENNOX INTERNATIONAL INC (LII) a BUY. This is driven by multiple strengths, which we believe should have a greater impact than any weaknesses, and should give investors a better performance opportunity than most stocks we cover. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins."

Highlights from the analysis by TheStreet Ratings Team goes as follows:

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