Analyst calls: Procter & Gamble upgraded

Salesforce.com is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Marvell is downgraded to 'underperform.'

By MSN Money Partner May 24, 2013 12:21PM
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Friday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • Pandora (P) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital
  • Procter & Gamble (PG) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS
  • Sherwin-Williams (SHW) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at RW Baird
  • Wendy's (WEN) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Janney Capital
  • Alliance Data (ADS) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at William Blair


Friday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Cirrus Logic (CRUS) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Canaccord
  • Cubist (CBST) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Janney Capital
  • Marvell (MRVL) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at JMP Securities
  • Salesforce.com (CRM) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Wedbush
  • Alkermes (ALKS) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at MKM Partners
  • Saks (SKS) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus
Friday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • Credit Acceptance (CACC) initiated with an Overweight at Stephens
  • Polypore (PPO) initiated with a Neutral at Ascendiant Capital
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