Analyst calls: Humana upgraded to 'outperform'

Hertz Global is initiated with an 'overweight, and Tesla Motors is initiated with a 'buy.'

By MSN Money Partner May 22, 2012 11:08AM
Information provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Tuesday's noteworthy upgrades include:  
  • Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at Atlantic Equities
  • Aeropostale (ARO) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Cowen
  • EOG Resources (EOG) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo
  • Humana (HUM) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo
  • IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
  • AmerisourceBergen (ABC) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Buy at Goldman
  • Cimarex Energy (XEC) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Societe Generale
  • Whiting Petroleum (WLL) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Societe Generale
Tuesday's noteworthy downgrades include:  
  • Devon Energy (DVN) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo
  • Lowe's (LOW) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray
  • McKesson (MCK) downgraded to Buy from Conviction Buy at Goldman
  • Charles Schwab (SCHW) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at Raymond James
Tuesday's noteworthy initiations include:  
  • Hertz Global (HTZ) initiated with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley
  • Zipcar (ZIP) initiated with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley
  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS) initiated with a Buy at Needham
  • Oaktree Capital (OAK) initiated with a Buy at Goldman, and with a Hold at Deutsche Bank
  • Tesla Motors (TSLA) initiated with a Buy at Maxim
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