Analyst calls: Coach upgraded to 'buy'

UBS initiates Dell with a 'neutral' and Hewlett-Packard with a 'sell.'

By MSN Money Partner Aug 7, 2012 11:16AM
Information provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Tuesday's noteworthy upgrades include:  
  • Amgen (AMGN) upgraded Buy from Sell at Lazard Capital
  • Vivus (VVUS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Lazard Capital
  • Applied Materials (AMAT) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
  • Freescale (FSL) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
  • LSI Corp. (LSI) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
  • Coach (COH) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord
  • Tyson Foods (TSN) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens
Tuesday's noteworthy downgrades include:  
  • American Tower (AMT) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse
  • Atmel (ATML) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
  • Federal Realty (FRT) downgraded to Underperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital
  • Gilead (GILD) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Lazard Capital
  • LAN Airlines (LFL) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
  • Smithfield Foods (SFD)  downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
Tuesday's noteworthy initiations include:  
  • BioMarin (BMRN) initiated with a Buy at Lazard Capital
  • Pharmacyclics (PCYC) initiated with a Buy at Lazard Capital
  • Questcor (QCOR) initiated with a Buy at Lazard Capital
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX) initiated with a Buy at Lazard Capital
  • Campbell Soup (CPB) initiated with a Hold at Jefferies
  • Concur (CNQR) initiated with a Buy at Nomura
  • Dell (DELL) initiated with a Neutral at UBS
  • Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) initiated with a Sell at UBS
  • Wal-Mart (WMT) initiated with an Overweight at Stephens
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Aug 7, 2012 12:23PM
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Wasn't about a week or so ago...the "analysts" all said how bad Coach was doing especially in China?  This is all bullsh*t...
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