Analyst calls: Disney upgraded to 'conviction buy'

Viacom is downgraded to 'neutral' at Goldman, and Dunkin' Brands is initiated with a 'buy' at Citigroup.

By MSN Money Partner Feb 27, 2012 11:50AM
Information provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Monday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • Tyco (TYC) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse
  • Interpublic Group (IPG) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
  • Procter & Gamble (PG) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital
  • Disney (DIS) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Neutral at Goldman
Monday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Ventas (VTR) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
  • Digital Realty (DLR) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital
  • Whiting Petroleum (WLL) downgraded to Outperform from Buy at CLSA
  • Continental Resources (CLR) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at RW Baird
  • Viacom (VIA.B) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
  • MetroPCS (PCS) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse
Monday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • Dunkin' Brands (DNKN) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup
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