Analyst calls: Mead Johnson downgraded
Chipotle is upgraded to 'buy,' and Alcoa is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Wednesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- ARM Holdings (ARMH) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS
- Autonation (AN) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse
- Comerica (CMA) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Citigroup
- Randgold Resources (GOLD) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Citigroup
- Zions Bancorp (ZION) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
- Copart (CPRT) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Barrington
- Chipotle (CMG) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Argus
- New York Times (NYT) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Lazard Capital
- Alcoa (AA) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan
- Belo (BLC) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo
- Fresenius Medical (FMS) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Exane BNP Paribas
- Mead Johnson (MJN) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo
- Mindray Medical (MR) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray
- Overstock.com (OSTK) downgraded to Underperform from Buy at BofA/Merrill
- Assurant (AIZ) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
- Cheniere Energy Partners (CQP) initiated with an Outperform at RBC Capital
- Cintas (CTAS) initiated with an Outperform at RBC Capital
- Ecolab (ECL) initiated with an Outperform at RBC Capital
- GATX Corp. (GMT) initiated with an Equal Weight at Stephens
- Manpower (MAN) initiated with a Sector Perform at RBC Capital
- Robert Half (RHI) initiated with an Outperform at RBC Capital
- Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP) initiated with a Neutral at BofA/Merril
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