Analyst calls: Best Buy upgraded

Monsanto downgraded to 'underweight,' and Cliffs Natural upgraded to 'overweight.'

By MSN Money Partner Feb 19, 2013 12:52PM
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Tuesday's noteworthy initiations include: 

LipoScience (LPDX) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays and Piper Jaffra and a Buy at UBS.
Infinity Pharmaceuticals (INFI) initiated with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley.  

Tuesday's noteworthy downgrades include: 

Gold Fields (GFI) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Citigroup
UBS (UBS) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suiss
Monsanto (MON) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at Atlantic Equities
Coinstar (CSTR) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at JPMorgan 

Tuesday's noteworthy upgrades include: 

Best Buy (BBY) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays and to Buy from Hold at Stifel Nicolaus  
MGM Resorts (MGM) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital 
Halliburton (HAL) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens
Cliffs Natural (CLF) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan 
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