Analyst calls: DeVry downgraded

MetroPCS is upgraded to 'outperform,' and J.C. Penney is initiated at 2 firms.

By MSN Money Partner Jul 24, 2012 11:44AM
Information provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Tuesday's noteworthy upgrades include:  
  • Goodyear Tire (GT) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman
  • Motorola Solutions (MSI) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at FBR Capital
  • Talisman Energy (TLM) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord
  • MetroPCS (PCS) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie
Tuesday's noteworthy downgrades include:  
  • American Tower (AMT) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Evercore
  • Crown Castle (CCI) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Evercore
  • DeVry (DV) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup, and to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer
  • Fossil (FOSL) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray
  • InterMune (ITMN) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Canaccord
  • NRG Energy (NRG) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
  • Wisconsin Energy (WEC) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
Tuesday's noteworthy initiations include:  
  • Avago (AVGO) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord
  • Darden (DRI) initiated with a Buy at Davenport
  • J.C. Penney (JCP) initiated with a Neutral at Atlantic Equities, and with an Outperform at Oppenheimer
  • Liberty Interactive (LINTA) initiated with a Market Perform at Wells Fargo
  • Magnum Hunter (MHR) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup
  • Red Robin (RRGB) initiated with a Buy at Davenport, and with a Hold at Miller Tabak
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