Analyst calls: IAC/InterActiveCorp upgraded to 'buy'

Liz Claiborne is initiated with an 'outperform,' and TripAdvisor is downgraded to 'neutral.'

By MSN Money Partner Mar 1, 2012 11:52AM
Information provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Thursday's noteworthy upgrades include: 
  • InterActiveCorp (IACI) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
  • Denbury Resources (DNR) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Sterne Agee
  • LINN Energy (LINE) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse
Thursday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Wendy's (WEN) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Janney Capital
  • CME Group (CME) downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at CLSA
  • Walgreen (WAG) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
  • TripAdvisor (TRIP) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill
  • QEP Resources (QEP) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Sterne Agee
Thursday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • Stryker (SYK) initiated with an Outperform at Wells Fargo
  • MasterCard (MA) initiated with a Neutral at UBS
  • Visa (V) initiated with a Neutral at UBS
  • Automatic Data Processing (ADP) initiated with a Buy at UBS
  • Paychex (PAYX) initiated with a Buy at UBS
  • Wyndham (WYN) initiated with a Buy at Cantor
  • Marriott (MAR) initiated with a Buy at Cantor
  • Liz Claiborne (LIZ) initiated with an Outperform at Wedbush
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