Analyst calls: Aeropostale upgraded
Target is upgraded to 'overweight,' and Thomson Reuters is downgraded to 'hold.'
Monday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- Aeropostale (ARO) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at FBR Capital
- CBS (CBS) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays
- Disney (DIS) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Argus
- El Paso Pipeline (EPB) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
- Enbridge (ENB) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
- Genesco (GCO) upgraded to Buy from Hold at BB&T
- Hess Corp. (HES) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Global Hunter
- Madison Square Garden (MSG) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Maxim
- MannKind (MNKD) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
- Monsanto (MON) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Monness Crespi
- NRG Energy (NRG) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
- Qualcomm (QCOM) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Nomura
- State Street (STT) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Evercore
- Target (TGT) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
- Alcatel-Lucent (ALU) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
- DuPont (DD) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray
- Exelon (EXC) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus
- Juniper (JNPR) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at Pacific Crest
- NRG Energy (NRG) downgraded to Accumulate from Buy at Tudor Pickering
- NTT DoCoMo (DCM) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan
- Rock-Tenn (RKT) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan
- Thomson Reuters (TRI) downgraded to Hold from Buy at TD Securities
Monday's noteworthy initiations include:
- Amira Nature Foods (ANFI) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank
- Shutterstock (SSTK) initiated with a Buy at Jefferies
- Workday (WDAY) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord
and if we could see the clowns on wall street,
would they be running to the stores to buy the crap that is sold there,
nope, they're going to be waiting till they cause the leveraged buyout and get what they want by just walking through the warehouses after the bankruptcy.
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The solid report comes a month after the retailer closed all of its Canadian operations.
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