Analyst calls: Intel upgraded

F5 Networks is downgraded to 'equal weight,' and LinkedIn is initiated with an 'outperform.'

By MSN Money Partner Jun 3, 2013 11:57AM
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Monday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • Best Buy (BBY) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at SunTrust
  • MetLife (MET) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
  • Intel (INTC) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at FBR Capital
  • Infosys (INFY) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
  • Marriott (MAR) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at ISI Group
  • Orbitz (OWW) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Lazard Capital
  • Starwood Hotels (HOT) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at ISI Group
  • Host Hotels (HST) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at ISI Group
Monday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Actuant (ATU) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
  • F5 Networks (FFIV) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley
  • Cepheid (CPHD) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Craig-Hallum
  • TripAdvisor (TRIP) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel
Monday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • Copa Holdings (CPA) initiated with a Buy at Goldman
  • Freeport McMoRan (FCX) coverage resumed with an Overweight at Barclays
  • LinkedIn (LNKD) initiated with an Outperform at Credit Suisse
  • Guess (GES) initiated with a Hold at Topeka
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