Analyst calls: Wellpoint upgraded to 'outperform'

Viacom is downgraded to 'hold,' and Angie's List is upgraded to 'outperform.'

By MSN Money Partner Aug 29, 2012 11:44AM
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Wednesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • Wellpoint (WLP) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
  • Angie's List (ANGI) upgraded to Outperform from Perform at Oppenheimer
  • Wipro (WIT) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at HSBC
  • Bank of Montreal (BMO) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Desjardins
  • Molycorp (MCP) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Gabelli
Wednesday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Viacom (VIAB) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Wunderlich
  • Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse
  • Movado (MOV) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Capstone, and to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup
  • Schnitzer Steel (SCHN) downgraded to Sell from Underperform at CLSA
  • PSEG (PEG) downgraded to Sell from Hold at ISI Group
  • Eaton (ETN) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at MKM Partners
  • Amerigroup (AGP) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Monness Crespi
Wednesday's noteworthy initiations include: 
  • Transocean (RIG) initiated with a Neutral at Credit Suisse
  • Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) initiated with an Outperform at RW Baird
  • Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) initiated with a Neutral at RW Baird
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