Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AKS, AAPL, BBBY, BBY, CELG, CMG, FB, FURX, HBHC, HEP, NWSA, PAA, QCOM, TEX, VMW)
byJan 28th 2013 8:31AM
These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls this Monday.
AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS) cut to Sell at Goldman Sachs.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) cut to Neutral at Baird.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) cut to Sell at Goldman Sachs.
Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) raised to Buy at BB&T.
Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ: CELG) cut to Hold at Argus.
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) raised to Buy at Lazard.
Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) raised to Outperform at Raymond James.
Furiex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: FURX) started as Buy with $45 target at Canaccord Genuity.
Hancock Holding Co. (NASDAQ: HBHC) cut to Underperform with $25 target at Credit Suisse.
Holly Energy Partners L.P. (NYSE: HEP) cut to Sell at Goldman Sachs.
News Corp. (NASDAQ: NWSA) raised to Overweight at Morgan Stanley.
Plains All American Pipeline L.P.(NYSE: PAA) cut to Market Perform at Wells Fargo.
Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) reiterated Buy with $80 target at Canaccord Genuity.
Terex Corp. (NYSE: TEX) raised to Neutral at BofA/Merrill Lynch.
VMware Inc. (NYSE: VMW) cut to Neutral at Lazard.
We also have provided a set of earnings previews for this week's major corporate earnings reports here.
Filed under: 24/7 Wall St. Wire, Analyst Calls Tagged: AAPL, AKS, BBBY, BBY, CELG, CMG, FB, FURX, HBHC, HEP, NWSA, PAA, QCOM, TEX, VMW