Analyst calls: AMD downgraded
Molson Coors is upgraded to 'buy,' and Yelp is initiated with an 'outperform.'
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
- 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
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