Analyst calls: McDonald's upgraded

Disney is downgraded to 'above average' and Time Warner is upgraded to 'market perform.'

By MSN Money Partner Jun 11, 2012 11:59AM
Information provided by Theflyonthewall.com

Monday's noteworthy upgrades include: 
  • Duke Energy (DUK) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse
  • NVIDIA (NVDA) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS
  • NetApp (NTAP) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Cantor
  • Time Warner (TWX) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at Bernstein
  • McDonald's (MCD) upgraded to Buy from Outperform at CLSA

Monday's noteworthy downgrades include:
  • AK Steel (AKS) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Dahlman Rose and to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
  • Progressive (PGR) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Evercore
  • Southern Company (SO) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse
  • Watson Pharmaceuticals (WPI) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray
  • Disney (DIS) downgraded to Above Average from Buy at Caris
Monday's noteworthy initiations include:
  • Emergent BioSolutions (EBS) initiated with a Sector Perform at RBC Capital and an Overweight at Piper Jaffray
  • Broadcom (BRCM) initiated with an Outperform at Wedbush
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