JCPenney is both upgraded and downgraded, and Starbucks is upgraded to 'buy.'
Comcast is initiated with an 'overweight,' and Symantec is upgraded to 'outperform.'
With these stocks set to move higher, the shorts will get squeezed out of their positions, pushing prices even higher.
Increased payouts in 2012 enticed investors looking for yield, but despite their payouts, these stocks can derail any portfolio.
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