Analyst calls: Groupon upgraded

Disney is downgraded to 'equal weight,' and Pandora is initiated with a 'fair value.'

By MSN Money Partner Sep 19, 2013 10:35AM

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Thursday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • AOL (AOL) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Topeka
  • Air Products (APD) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Atlantic Equities
  • Huntsman (HUN) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
  • Time Warner (TWX) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
  • Agilent (A) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Janney Capital
  • Rogers Communications (RCI) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie
  • Groupon (GRPN) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel
  • Diageo (DEO) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
  • Travelers (TRV) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at FBR Capital
Thursday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • BHP Billiton (BHP) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Exane BNP Paribas
  • Boise (BZ) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
  • Disney (DIS) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley
  • Dr Pepper Snapple (DPS) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
  • FedEx (FDX) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
  • General Mills (GIS) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo
Thursday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • AOL (AOL) initiated with a Fair Value at CRT Capital
  • Amazon.com (AMZN) initiated with a Buy at CRT Capital
  • Facebook (FB) initiated with a Buy at CRT Capital
  • Google (GOOG) initiated with a Buy at CRT Capital
  • LinkedIn (LNKD) initiated with a Buy at CRT Capital
  • Netflix (NFLX) initiated with a Fair Value at CRT Capital
  • Pandora (P) initiated with a Fair Value at CRT Capital
  • Yahoo (YHOO) initiated with a Fair Value at CRT Capital
  • Yelp (YELP) initiated with a Fair Value at CRT Capital
  • Zillow (Z) initiated with a Fair Value at CRT Capital
  • DreamWorks (DWA) initiated with a Hold at Ascendiant
  • VMware (VMW) initiated with a Buy at Janney Capital
  • Masco (MAS) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays
  • McKesson (MCK) initiated with a Buy at Sterne Agee
  • AmerisourceBergen (ABC) initiated with a Buy at Sterne Agee
  • Cardinal Health (CAH) initiated with a Neutral at Sterne Agee
  • Cisco (CSCO) initiated with an Underperform at Credit Suisse
  • Juniper (JNPR) initiated with a Neutral at Credit Suisse
  • Ubiquiti Networks (UBNT) initiated with a Neutral at Credit Suisse
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