Analyst calls: Apple downgraded

Sony is upgraded to 'buy,' and JoS. A. Bank is downgraded to 'equal weight.'

By MSN Money Partner Jan 28, 2013 1:32PM
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Monday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • ASML (ASML) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
  • Best Buy (BBY) upgraded to Buy from Hold at BB&T
  • Facebook (FB) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James
  • News Corp. (NWSA) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
  • Norfolk Southern (NSC) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies
  • Sony (SNE) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
  • Staples (SPLS) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman
  • Xerox (XRX) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital
  • Halliburton (HAL) upgraded to Buy from Hold at MLV Equity
  • Procter & Gamble (PG) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at B. Riley Caris
  • Sanofi (SNY) upgraded to Neutral from Conviction Sell at Goldman
Monday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Stock market ComstockAK Steel (AKS) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
  • Apple (AAPL) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at RW Baird
  • Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
  • Corning (GLW) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays
  • Enbridge Energy (EEP) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo
  • Energizer (ENR) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley
  • Joy Global (JOY) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James
  • Life Technologies (LIFE) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
  • NYSE Euronext (NYX) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
  • State Street (STT) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Keefe Bruyette
  • Weyerhaeuser (WY) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital
  • Celgene (CELG) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus
  • Oshkosh (OSK) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Longbow
  • Ford (F) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Buckingham
  • Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
  • JoS. A. Bank (JOSB) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Johnson Rice
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