Analyst calls: Caterpillar downgraded
Panera Bread is upgraded to 'market perform,' and Boston Scientific is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Wednesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- Dollar Tree (DLTR) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
- NextEra Energy (NEE) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Neutral at Goldman
- Panera Bread (PNRA) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at Raymond James
- Xcel Energy (XEL) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
- Chipotle (CMG) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at Raymond James
- Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD) upgraded to Strong Buy from Market Perform at Raymond James
- Brinker (EAT) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James
- Carlyle Group (CG) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
- Boston Scientific (BSX) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse
- Casey's General Stores (CASY) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill
- Caterpillar (CAT) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
- Cubist (CBST) downgraded to Sell from Hold at Cantor
- Duke Energy (DUK) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
- Linear Technology (LLTC) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Longbow
- Tiffany (TIF) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Atlantic Equities
- Legg Mason (LM) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
What goes up must come down and when it does this time it's going to fall like a rock. Most people are going to pull their money ASAP because they don't want to loss the gains. It's going to look like a fright train on a down hill slope with no breaks.
Good luck to you that are taking the risk of playing the new Ponzi stock market game!
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