Analyst calls: F5 Networks downgraded

McDonalds initiated with an 'overweight,' and Facebook upgraded to 'buy.'

By MSN Money Partner Apr 5, 2013 11:01AM
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Friday's noteworthy initiations include: 

Aetna (AET) initiated with a Buy at UBS 
Freeport McMoRan (FCX) initiated with an Outperform at FBR Capita
Time Warner Cable (TWC) initiated with a Neutral at RW Baird
McDonald's (MCD) initiated with an Overweight at Stephens 

Friday's noteworthy downgrades include:

F5 Networks (FFIV) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup, to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray, and to Hold from Buy at Topeka
Mattel (MAT) downgraded to Hold from Buy at KeyBanc
BT Group (BT) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley 

Friday's noteworthy upgrades include: 

Celgene (CELG) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
JP Morgan (JPM) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Evercore
Facebook (FB) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Argus
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