Analyst calls: Procter & Gamble upgraded to 'buy'

Nokia is downgraded to 'underperform,' and Discovery is initiated with an 'outperform.'

By MSN Money Partner Feb 28, 2012 11:46AM
Information provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Tuesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • Procter & Gamble (PG) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
  • Apollo Group (APOL) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays
  • Diamond Offshore (DO) upgraded to Overweight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley
Tuesday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Nokia (NOK) downgraded to Underperform from Perform at Oppenheimer
  • Infosys (INFY) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Janney Capital
  • Ensco (ESV) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley
  • PSEG (PEG) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse
  • Southwestern Energy (SWN) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel Nicolaus
Tuesday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • Disney (DIS) initiated with an Outperform at Bernstein
  • Discovery (DISCA) initiated with an Outperform at Bernstein
  • Time Warner (TWX) initiated with an Underperform at Bernstein
  • Costco (COST) initiated with a Perform at Oppenheimer
  • Cerner (CERN) initiated with a Buy at Sterne Agee
  • LinkedIn (LNKD) initiated with a Market Perform at BMO Capital
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