Analyst calls: Marvell Technology downgraded to 'hold'

Steel Dynamics and US Steel are downgraded to 'hold.' DuPont is initiated with 'equal weight.'

By MSN Money Partner Feb 13, 2012 12:01PM
Information provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Monday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • NVIDIA (NVDA) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at FBR Capital
  • Varian Medical (VAR) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at RW Baird
  • Oceaneering (OII) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Buy at Goldman
  • Noble Corporation (NE) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
  • Ensco (ESV) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
  • AMD (AMD) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
  • Ingersoll-Rand (IR) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
  • Sara Lee (SLE) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
Monday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Estee Lauder (EL) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup
  • Baker Hughes (BHI) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
  • Broadcom (BRCM) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Benchmark Co
  • Marvell Technology (MRVL) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Benchmark Co
  • Steel Dynamics (STLD) downgraded to Hold from Buy at KeyBanc
  • US Steel (X) downgraded to Hold from Buy at KeyBanc
  • Arch Coal (ACI) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Brean Murray, and to Sell from Underperform at CLSA
  • NYSE Euronext (NYX) downgraded to Neutral from Positive at Susquehanna
  • Lions Gate (LGF) downgraded to Below Average from Average at Caris
Monday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • DuPont (DD) initiated with an Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
  • AES Corp. (AES) initiated with a Buy at UBS
  • Adobe (ADBE) initiated with an Outperform at Cowen
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