Analyst calls: OfficeMax downgraded

Staples is upgraded to 'neutral,' and Baidu is downgraded to 'underperform.'

By MSN Money Partner Feb 20, 2013 12:32PM
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Wednesday's noteworthy initiations include:

Roadrunner (RRTS) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank
Fifth & Pacific (FNP) initiated with a Buy at BB&T
LINN Energy (LINE) initiated with an Overweight at JPMorgan.


Wednesday's noteworthy downgrades include: 

Barclays (BCS) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
Express Scripts (ESRX) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie
OfficeMax (OMX) downgraded to Hold from Buy at BB&T.
Starwood Hotels (HOT) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies 
Baidu (BIDU) downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at CLSA
Capital One (COF) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Guggenheim 

Wednesday's noteworthy upgrades include: 

Daimler (DDAIF) upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley
Staples (SPLS) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Citigroup
Meredith (MDP) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
Danone (DANOY) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Exane BNP Paribas
Aflac (AFL) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James


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