Analyst calls: Crocs downgraded

Zynga is upgraded to 'buy,' and F5 Networks is both downgraded and upgraded.

By MSN Money Partner Oct 25, 2012 11:09AM
fly logoInformation provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Thursday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • Akamai (AKAM) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord
  • Equinix (EQIX) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
  • Honeywell (HON) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
  • Skyworks (SWKS) upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James
  • Zynga (ZNGA) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Needham
  • F5 Networks (FFIV) upgraded to Buy from Above Average Caris
  • Wynn Resorts (WYNN) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Compass Point
Thursday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Allegheny Technologies (ATI) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Longbow
  • Canadian National (CNI) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital
  • F5 Networks (FFIV) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Wunderlich, and to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer
  • Motorola Solutions (MSI) downgraded to Outperform from Strong Buy at Raymond James
  • Wyndham (WYN) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
  • LSI Corp. (LSI) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Wedbush
  • Crocs (CROX) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Sterne Agee
  • Canadian Pacific (CP) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital

Comstock

Thursday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • Cubist (CBST) initiated with a Sell at Cantorl
  • DISH (DISH) initiated with a Neutral at Guggenheim
  • DirecTV (DTV) initiated with a Neutral at Guggenheim
  • Time Warner Cable (TWC) initiated with a Buy at Guggenheim


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.

123
123 rated 1
262
262 rated 2
480
480 rated 3
651
651 rated 4
649
649 rated 5
629
629 rated 6
616
616 rated 7
496
496 rated 8
346
346 rated 9
111
111 rated 10
12345678910

Top Picks

SYMBOLNAMERATING
EXCEXELON CORPORATION9
TAT&T Inc9
VZVERIZON COMMUNICATIONS8
CTLCENTURYLINK Inc8
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.