Analyst calls: JPMorgan upgraded
Gold stocks are downgraded at Jefferies, and Yelp is initiated with an 'outperform.'
Tuesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- JPMorgan (JPM) upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James
- Las Vegas Sands (LVS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at ISI Group
- Rowan Companies (RDC) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
- Seagate (STX) upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Barclays
- CME Group (CME) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James
- Illumina (ILMN) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray
- LINN Energy (LINE) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan
- Oil States (OIS) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Cowen
- Transocean (RIG) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup
- Wells Fargo (WFC) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Keefe Bruyette
- Pfizer (PFE) downgraded to Sell from Hold at Standpoint Research
- Tractor Supply (TSCO) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Nomura
- Wolverine World Wide (WWW) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at DA Davidson
- Accenture (ACN) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus
- Newmont Mining (NEM) downgraded to Underperform from Hold at Jefferies
- Kinross Gold (KGC) downgraded to Underperform from Hold at Jefferies
- Goldcorp (GG) downgraded to Underperform from Hold at Jefferies
- Barrick Gold (ABX) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies
- Dunkin' Brands (DNKN) initiated with a Buy at Lazard Capital
- Groupon (GRPN) initiated with a Buy at Wunderlich
- News Corp. (NWSA) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank
- Ryder (R) initiated with a Buy at Wunderlich
- Yelp (YELP) initiated with an Outperform at Pacific Crest
- Angie's List (ANGI) initiated with a Sector Perform at Pacific Crest
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