Analyst calls: Cisco downgraded

Yahoo is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Burger King is downgraded to 'underperform.'

By MSN Money Partner Mar 21, 2013 11:17AM
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Thursday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • Electronic Arts (EA) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Longbow
  • HomeAway (AWAY) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
  • Legg Mason (LM) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo
  • Nestle (NSRGY) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
  • Yahoo (YHOO) upgraded to Outperform from Perform at Oppenheimer
  • Halliburton (HAL) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Guggenheim
Thursday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Actuant (ATU) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at RW Baird
  • Burger King (BKW) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
  • Life Technologies (LIFE) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Cowen
  • Oracle (ORCL) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Evercore
  • Williams-Sonoma (WSM) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
  • Canadian Pacific (CP) downgraded to Buy from Conviction Buy at Goldman
  • Juniper (JNPR) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at FBR Capital
  • Cisco (CSCO) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at FBR Capital
Thursday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • 3M Company (MMM) initiated with a Neutral at Goldman
  • Dover (DOV) initiated with a Conviction Buy at Goldman
  • Eaton (ETN) initiated with a Buy at Goldman
  • Grainger (GWW) initiated with a Neutral at Goldman
  • Honeywell (HON) initiated with a Buy at Goldman
  • Omega Healthcare (OHI) initiated with a Conviction Buy at Goldman
  • TripAdvisor (TRIP) initiated with an Underweight at Evercore
  • Body Central (BODY) initiated with a Buy at Dougherty
  • Reliance Steel (RS) initiated with an Outperform at Wells Fargo
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