Analyst calls: Aeropostale downgraded

Baidu is upgraded to 'buy,' and Health Management is downgraded to 'hold.'

By MSN Money Partner Apr 10, 2013 10:57AM
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Wednesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • American Eagle (AEO) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray
  • AmerisourceBergen (ABC) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
  • IBM (IBM) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS
  • Pacific Sunwear (PSUN) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray
  • Siemens (SI) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Exane BNP Paribas
  • Agrium (AGU) upgraded to Buy from Speculative Buy at TD Securities
  • Baidu (BIDU) upgraded to Buy from Hold at 86 Research
  • Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Guggenheim
stock market comstockWednesday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Aeropostale (ARO) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
  • Agrium (AGU) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray
  • Community Health (CYH) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
  • France Telecom (FTE) downgraded to Conviction Sell from Sell at Goldman
  • Health Management (HMA) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
  • Tenet Healthcare (THC) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
  • Exxon Mobil (XOM) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley


Wednesday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • H&R Block (HRB) initiated with an Outperform at Wedbush
  • Hologic (HOLX) initiated with a Hold at Stifel
  • Icahn Enterprises (IEP) initiated with a Buy at Jefferies
  • Netflix (NFLX) initiated with an Underweight at Evercore
  • Gartner (IT) initiated with a Buy at Janney Capital
  • Honda (HMC) initiated with a Neutral at Guggenheim
  • Toyota (TM) initiated with a Buy at Guggenheim
  • Vertex (VRTX) initiated with a Buy at Chardan
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