Analyst calls: DreamWorks upgraded

UBS downgrades Citigroup, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley to 'neutral.'

By MSN Money Partner Sep 20, 2012 11:28AM
fly logoInformation provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Thursday's noteworthy upgrades include:  
  • Adobe (ADBE) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital
  • American Water (AWK) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Neutral at Goldman
  • DreamWorks (DWA) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Janney Capital
  • Limited (LTD) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse
  • Kinross Gold (KGC) upgraded to Buy from Speculative Buy at TD Securities
Thursday's noteworthy downgrades include:  
  • Citigroup (C) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
  • Goldman Sachs (GS) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
  • Morgan Stanley (MS) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
  • Coach (COH) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse
  • Marriott (MAR) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan
  • Norfolk Southern (NSC) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo
  • Questcor (QCOR) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies
  • St. Jude Medical (STJ) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Mizuho
  • U.S. Steel (X) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Nomura
Thursday's noteworthy initiations include:  
  • Patterson Companies (PDCO) initiated with a Buy at WallachBeth
  • Patterson-UTI Energy (PTEN) initiated with a Buy at Wunderlich
  • Tyco (TYC) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays
0Comments

DATA PROVIDERS

Copyright © 2014 Microsoft. All rights reserved.

Fundamental company data and historical chart data provided by Morningstar Inc. Real-time index quotes and delayed quotes supplied by Morningstar Inc. Quotes delayed by up to 15 minutes, except where indicated otherwise. Fund summary, fund performance and dividend data provided by Morningstar Inc. Analyst recommendations provided by Zacks Investment Research. StockScouter data provided by Verus Analytics. IPO data provided by Hoover's Inc. Index membership data provided by Morningstar Inc.

STOCK SCOUTER

StockScouter rates stocks from 1 to 10, with 10 being the best, using a system of advanced mathematics to determine a stock's expected risk and return. Ratings are displayed on a bell curve, meaning there will be fewer ratings of 1 and 10 and far more of 4 through 7.

116
116 rated 1
284
284 rated 2
461
461 rated 3
671
671 rated 4
628
628 rated 5
618
618 rated 6
615
615 rated 7
495
495 rated 8
347
347 rated 9
115
115 rated 10
12345678910

Top Picks

SYMBOLNAMERATING
DYNDYNEGY Inc10
TAT&T Inc9
VZVERIZON COMMUNICATIONS9
EXCEXELON CORPORATION8
AAPLAPPLE Inc10
More

VIDEO ON MSN MONEY

ABOUT

Top Stocks provides analysis about the most noteworthy stocks in the market each day, combining some of the best content from around the MSN Money site and the rest of the Web.

Contributors include professional investors and journalists affiliated with MSN Money.

Follow us on Twitter @topstocksmsn.