Analyst calls: United Continental upgraded

TiVo is downgraded at 2 firms, and Morgan Stanley is initiated with an 'outperform.'

By MSN Money Partner Jun 7, 2013 12:15PM
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Friday's noteworthy upgrades include:
  • Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
  • Broadcom (BRCM) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie
  • Brocade (BRCD) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at ISI Group
  • J.M. Smucker (SJM) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Gabelli
  • Kroger (KR) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Cleveland Research
  • Tyson Foods (TSN) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens
  • United Continental (UAL) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman
  • Vale (VALE) upgraded to Outperform from Underperform at Bernstein
  • Yum Brands (YUM) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS
  • Lululemon (LULU) upgraded to Underperform from Sell at CLSA
Friday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • Alpha Natural (ANR) downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at Raymond James
  • Arch Coal (ACI) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at Raymond James
  • Intel (INTC) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray
  • JPMorgan (JPM) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie
  • MannKind (MNKD) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill
  • Peabody Energy (BTU) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James
  • Sprint (S) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Nomura
  • TiVo (TIVO) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays and to Neutral from Buy at Lazard Capital
  • VMware (VMW) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Drexel Hamilton
  • Rue21 (RUE) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies
Friday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • ARM Holdings (ARMH) initiated with a Hold at Topeka
  • Bank of America (BAC) initiated with an Underperform at Macquarie
  • Broadcom (BRCM) initiated with a Buy at Topeka
  • Citigroup (C) initiated with an Outperform at Macquarie
  • Garmin (GRMN) initiated with an Outperform at Raymond James
  • Goldman Sachs (GS) coverage resumed with a Neutral at Macquarie
  • Mellanox (MLNX) initiated with a Hold at Topeka
  • Morgan Stanley (MS) initiated with an Outperform at Macquarie
  • Qualcomm (QCOM) initiated with a Hold at Topeka
  • Take-Two (TTWO) initiated with a Buy at Stifel
  • Wolverine World Wide (WWW) initiated with a Neutral at Piper Jaffray
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