Analyst calls: JetBlue upgraded to 'buy'

TiVo is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Facebook is initiated with a 'buy.'

By MSN Money Partner May 31, 2012 11:30AM
Information provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Thursday's noteworthy upgrades include:  
  • Altera (ALTR) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
  • Coinstar (CSTR) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord
  • Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo
  • Forest Labs (FRX) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Leerink
  • JetBlue (JBLU) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS
  • SunTrust (STI) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo
  • Zynga (ZNGA) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at RW Baird
Thursday's noteworthy downgrades include:  
  • Amylin (AMLN) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at RW Baird
  • C.H. Robinson (CHRW) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at FBR Capital
  • Cliffs Natural (CLF) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill
  • Elan (ELN) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
  • Finish Line (FINL) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Sterne Agee
  • TiVo (TIVO) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Lazard Capital
  • TSMC (TSM) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
  • United Microelectronic (UMC) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
Thursday's noteworthy initiations include:  
  • AMD (AMD) initiated with an Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
  • Analog Devices (ADI) initiated with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley
  • Intel (INTC) initiated with an Underweight at Morgan Stanley
  • Maxim Integrated (MXIM) initiated with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley
  • SanDisk (SNDK) initiated with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley
  • NVIDIA (NVDA) initiated with an Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
  • NCR Corp. (NCR) initiated with an Outperform at RBC Capital
  • Red Hat (RHT) initiated with a Buy at Mizuho
  • BMC Software (BMC) initiated with a Neutral at Mizuho
  • CA Technologies (CA) initiated with a Buy at Mizuho
  • Facebook (FB) initiated with a Buy at Topeka
0Comments

DATA PROVIDERS

Copyright © 2014 Microsoft. All rights reserved.

Fundamental company data and historical chart data provided by Morningstar Inc. Real-time index quotes and delayed quotes supplied by Morningstar Inc. Quotes delayed by up to 15 minutes, except where indicated otherwise. Fund summary, fund performance and dividend data provided by Morningstar Inc. Analyst recommendations provided by Zacks Investment Research. StockScouter data provided by Verus Analytics. IPO data provided by Hoover's Inc. Index membership data provided by Morningstar Inc.

STOCK SCOUTER

StockScouter rates stocks from 1 to 10, with 10 being the best, using a system of advanced mathematics to determine a stock's expected risk and return. Ratings are displayed on a bell curve, meaning there will be fewer ratings of 1 and 10 and far more of 4 through 7.

108
108 rated 1
257
257 rated 2
439
439 rated 3
626
626 rated 4
499
499 rated 5
530
530 rated 6
713
713 rated 7
522
522 rated 8
339
339 rated 9
136
136 rated 10
12345678910

Top Picks

SYMBOLNAMERATING
UPLULTRA PETROLEUM Corp10
EOGEOG RESOURCES Inc10
SWNSOUTHWESTERN ENERGY COMPANY10
TAT&T Inc9
COPCONOCOPHILLIPS9
More

VIDEO ON MSN MONEY

ABOUT

Top Stocks provides analysis about the most noteworthy stocks in the market each day, combining some of the best content from around the MSN Money site and the rest of the Web.

Contributors include professional investors and journalists affiliated with MSN Money.

Follow us on Twitter @topstocksmsn.