General Motors is upgraded to 'buy,' and Alcoa is downgraded to 'hold .'
The fast-food chain continues its health push in an attempt to get back on track.
Shares were priced so high that any bump in the road could take them down.
The company scored positive analyst attention, fueling a run on front-month calls.
Sirius XM is upgraded to 'equal weight' at Barclays, while Tim Hortons is downgraded to 'sell' at Goldman.
The bank reports better-than-expected earnings, and the pharmaceutical agrees to be acquired by TPG.
Scripps Networks is upgraded to 'buy' at Goldman, and Panera Bread is initiated with a 'buy' at KeyBanc.
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