Analyst calls: Zynga initiated with 'underperform'
Best Buy is downgraded, while Panera Bread is upgraded.
Tuesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- Murphy Oil (MUR) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
- Hess Corp. (HES) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
- Marathon Oil (MRO) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
- Panera Bread (PNRA) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies
- Union Pacific (UNP) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital
- Toll Brothers (TOL) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup
- Legg Mason (LM) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup
- St. Jude Medical (STJ) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies
- Southern Copper (SCCO) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays
- Southern Company (SO) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus
- Best Buy (BBY) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
- Zynga (ZNGA) initiated with an Underperform at Sterne Agee
- Bunge (BG) initiated with a Sell at Goldman
- Fortune Brands Home & Security (FBHS) initiated with a Neutral at Goldman
- Dunkin' Brands (DNKN) initiated with a Buy at Jefferies
- Apache (APA) initiated with an Outperform at RW Baird
- Pioneer Natural (PXD) initiated with an Outperform at RW Baird
- Boeing (BA) initiated with a Buy at Lazard Capital.
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