Analyst calls: Amgen upgraded

Tyson Foods is downgraded to 'neutral,' and 3D Systems is initiated with a 'buy.'

By MSN Money Partner Aug 26, 2013 12:35PM
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Monday's noteworthy upgrades include: 
  • Aeropostale (ARO) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Brean Capital
  • Altera (ALTR) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
  • Amgen (AMGN) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray
  • Arkansas Best (ABFS) upgraded to Strong Buy from Market Perform at Raymond James
  • Big Lots (BIG) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan
  • Darling (DAR) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord
  • Dollar Tree (DLTR) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
  • Hasbro (HAS) upgraded to Buy from Sell at Citigroup
  • Health Net (HNT) upgraded to Positive from Neutral at Susquehanna
  • ResMed (RMD) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
  • Adobe (ADBE) upgraded at Pacific Crest
  • Boise Cascade (BCC) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at DA Davidson
  • ATK (ATK) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Drexel Hamilton
Monday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Family Dollar (FDO) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
  • Tyson Foods (TSN) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill
  • Onyx Pharmaceuticals (ONXX) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
  • Siemens (SI) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies
  • Raytheon (RTN) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel
Monday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • 3D Systems (DDD) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup
  • Stratasys (SSYS) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup
  • Wolverine World Wide (WWW) initiated with a Buy at Brean Capital
  • Embraer (ERJ) initiated with an Outperform at RBC Capita
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