Analyst calls: Apple downgraded

Hewlett-Packard is downgraded to 'sell' at Goldman, and Groupon is initiated with a 'sell' at UBS.

By MSN Money Partner Apr 2, 2013 12:56PM
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Tuesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • AstraZeneca (AZN) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan
  • DaVita (DVA) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
  • Qualcomm (QCOM) upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James
  • UnitedHealth (UNH) upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James.
  • EBay (EBAY) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Topeka


Tuesday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Apple (AAPL) downgraded to Buy from Conviction Buy at Goldman
  • Exxon Mobil (XOM) downgraded to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer
  • Goldman Sachs (GS) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill
  • Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
  • Morgan Stanley (MS) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse
  • Texas Instruments (TXN) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel
Tuesday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • AOL (AOL) initiated with a Buy at UBS
  • Activision Blizzard (ATVI) initiated with a Buy at UBS
  • Amazon.com (AMZN) initiated with a Neutral at UBS
  • Electronic Arts (EA) initiated with a Neutral at UBS
  • Facebook (FB) initiated with a Neutral at UBS
  • Google (GOOG) initiated with a Buy at UBS
  • Groupon (GRPN) initiated with a Sell at UBS
  • IAC (IACI) initiated with a Buy at UBS
  • LinkedIn (LNKD) initiated with a Neutral at UBS
  • Yahoo (YHOO) initiated with a Buy at UBS
  • EBay (EBAY) initiated with a Buy at UBS
  • Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) initiated with an Underweight at Barclays
  • Aeropostale (ARO) initiated with an Equal Weight at Barclays
  • American Eagle (AEO) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays
  • Gap (GPS) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays
  • Limited (LTD) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays
  • Under Armour (UA) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays
  • Urban Outfitters (URBN) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays
  • Forest Labs (FRX) initiated with a Neutral at Susquehanna
  • Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD) initiated with a Neutral at Credit Suisse
  • Accenture (ACN) initiated with a Buy at UBS
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