Analyst calls: Facebook downgraded
JDSU is upgraded to 'buy,' and Research In Motion is downgraded to 'underperform.'
Thursday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- Arthur J. Gallagher (AJG) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill, and to Outperform from Market Perform at Keefe Bruyette, and to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens
- Citrix Systems (CTXS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
- Vale (VALE) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
- JDSU (JDSU) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Needham
- Fusion-io (FIO) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Lazard Capital
- Deutsche Bank (DB) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan
- Comerica (CMA) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
- Facebook (FB) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel Nicolaus
- Fusion-io (FIO) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse
- KeyCorp (KEY) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
- Regions Financial (RF) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at Bernstein, and to Neutral from Outperform at RW Baird
- Seagate (STX) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays
- Hess Corp. (HES) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Societe Generale
- Research In Motion (RIMM) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse
- Las Vegas Sands (LVS) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Craig-Hallum
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