Analyst calls: Netflix downgraded
Hasbro is upgraded to 'buy,' and Broadcom is downgraded to 'sector perform.'
Tuesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- Baker Hughes (BHI) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen, and to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie
- Banco Bilbao (BBVA) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS
- Philips (PHG) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
- Texas Instruments (TXN) upgraded to Neutral from Reduce at SunTrust
- Total System (TSS) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse
- Silver Wheaton (SLW) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie
- Barrick Gold (ABX) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Macquarie
- Hasbro (HAS) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Needham
- Allegheny Technologies (ATI) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Topeka
- Annie's (BNNY) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan
- DeVry (DV) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley
- Intercontinental Hotels (IHG) downgraded to Neutral at Exane BNP Paribas
- Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray
- PNC Financial (PNC) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Sterne Agee
- Broadcom (BRCM) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at Pacific Crest
- Netflix (NFLX) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at Pacific Crest
- Zions Bancorp (ZION) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at DA Davidson
- Yahoo (YHOO) downgraded after Third Point exit at Needham
- JDSU (JDSU) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at MKM Partners
- Aetna (AET) initiated with a Buy at Stifel
- BroadSoft (BSFT) initiated with a Market Perform at Wells Fargo
- Coty (COTY) initiated with an Overweight at JPMorgan
- Lam Research (LRCX) initiated with an Outperform at RBC Capital
- Noodles & Company (NDLS) initiated with a Hold at Jefferies
- Alaska Air (ALK) initiated with a Buy at Buckingham
- Chipotle (CMG) initiated with a Hold at Wunderlich
- BJ's Restaurants (BJRI) initiated with a Hold at Wunderlich
- Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) initiated with a Hold at Wunderlich
- Panera Bread (PNRA) initiated with a Hold at Wunderlich
- Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD) initiated with a Buy at Wunderlich
- Red Robin (RRGB) initiated with a Buy at Wunderlich
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