Analyst calls: AMD downgraded

Molson Coors is upgraded to 'buy,' and Yelp is initiated with an 'outperform.'

By MSN Money Partner May 16, 2013 11:09AM
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Thursday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • Beazer Homes (BZH) upgraded to Buy from Fair Value at CRT Capital
  • Potash (POT) upgraded to Buy from Hold at BGC Partners
  • Endo Health (ENDP) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Buckingham
  • Ford (F) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Craig-Hallum
  • Constellation Brands (STZ) upgraded to Strong Buy from Buy at ISI Group, and to Buy from Hold at Stifel
  • SunPower (SPWR) upgraded  at Cowen
  • Molson Coors (TAP) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel
  • Beam (BEAM) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel
Thursday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • 3D Systems (DDD) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at William Blair
  • AMD (AMD) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
  • Chesapeake (CHK) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan
  • Covanta (CVA) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays
  • Jack in the Box (JACK) downgraded to Outperform from Top Pick at RBC Capital
  • Medtronic (MDT) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse
  • SodaStream (SODA) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
  • Barrick Gold (ABX) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Macquarie
  • Family Dollar (FDO) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Buckingham
  • Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel
Thursday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • Amazon.com (AMZN) initiated with a Buy at Lazard Capital
  • Apple (AAPL) initiated with a Neutral at Susquehanna
  • Coeur d'Alene Mines (CDE) coverage resumed with a Neutral at JPMorgan
  • ValueClick (VCLK) initiated with an Underperform at Northland Securities
  • Yelp (YELP) initiated with an Outperform at Cowen
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