Analyst calls: US Airways upgraded

Kellogg is downgraded to 'underweight,' and Valeant is initiated with a 'conviction buy.'

By MSN Money Partner Sep 17, 2013 11:31AM
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Tuesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • American States Water (AWR) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Brean Capital
  • Apache (APA) upgraded to Outperform from Perform at Oppenheimer
  • BB&T (BBT) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
  • Broadcom (BRCM) upgraded to Positive from Neutral at Susquehanna
  • Comerica (CMA) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman
  • Delta Air Lines (DAL) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
  • Deutsche Bank (DB) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS
  • Mead Johnson (MJN) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
  • US Airways (LCC) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
  • Verizon (VZ) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital
  • Sohu.com (SOHU) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Neutral at Goldman
Tuesday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • ConAgra (CAG) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan
  • Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
  • IAC (IACI) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital
  • Kellogg (K) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
  • Pioneer Natural (PXD) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at Howard Weil
Tuesday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • 3D Systems (DDD) initiated with an Outperform at Credit Suisse
  • Amarin (AMRN) initiated with a Neutral at Goldman
  • Endo Health (ENDP) initiated with a Buy at Goldman
  • MGIC Investment (MTG) initiated with a Market Perform at JMP Securities
  • Questcor (QCOR) initiated with a Neutral at Goldman
  • Stratasys (SSYS) initiated with a Neutral at Credit Suisse
  • Valeant (VRX) initiated with a Conviction Buy at Goldman
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