Analyst calls: DirectTV upgraded to 'buy'

NVIDIA is upgraded to 'market perform,' and NYSE Euronext is downgraded to 'sell.'

By MSN Money Partner Mar 28, 2012 11:56AM

Information provided by Theflyonthewall.com

 

Wednesday's noteworthy upgrades include:

  • DirecTV (DTV) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
  • First Horizon (FHN) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Sterne Agee
  • KLA-Tencor (KLAC) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Exane BNP Paribas
  • NVIDIA (NVDA) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at JMP Securities
  • Progressive (PGR) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse

Wednesday's noteworthy downgrades include:

  • Chimera Investment (CIM) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
  • InterActiveCorp (IACI) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup
  • Verizon (VZ) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital
  • NYSE Euronext (NYX) downgraded to Sell from Hold at Stifel Nicolaus
  • F5 Networks (FFIV) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at FBN Securities

 Wednesday's noteworthy initiations include:

  • Check Point (CHKP) initiated with a Buy at Nomura
  • Citrix Systems (CTXS) initiated with a Neutral at Nomura
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