Analyst calls: Walgreen upgraded
Valero Energy is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Francesca's is initiated with a 'buy.'
Wednesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- Boeing (BA) upgraded to Hold from Underweight at BB&T
- Coach (COH) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
- Diamond Foods (DMND) upgraded to Hold from Underperform at Jefferies
- Discover (DFS) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at FBR Capital
- Fortress (FIG) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
- Oracle (ORCL) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord
- Republic Services (RSG) upgraded to Buy from Hold at BB&T
- Walgreen (WAG) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS
- Michael Kors (KORS) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Avondale
- Dick's Sporting (DKS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Monness Crespi
- DreamWorks (DWA) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Stifel Nicolaus
- Grainger (GWW) downgraded to Hold from Buy at BB&T
- Target (TGT) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Buckingham
- TSMC (TSM) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
- Valero Energy (VLO) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie
- Texas Instruments (TXN) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Bernstein
- Hasbro (HAS) downgraded to Hold from Buy at KeyBanc
It's been a very good Company for us for several years...
Helped get us through 2008-2009 by reallocating to other beaten down Equities...
You don't ALWAYS make money by sitting on them forever...Those days may be close to gone..
And WAG, just paid their 2.7-3.0% div yesterday.
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