These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls this Monday.
AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE: AKS) Cut to Sell at Goldman Sachs.
Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ATO) Maintained Hold but cut estimates at Argus.
Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM) Started as Outperform at Wedbush.
Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BRCD) Raised to Buy at Cantor Fitzgerald.
Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) Raised to Outperform at Credit Suisse.
EMC Corp. (NYSE: EMC) Raised to Buy at Cantor Fitzgerald.
Hawaiian Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HA) named Value Stock of the Day at Zacks.
Iron Mountain Inc. (NYSE: IRM) Raised to Buy at Stifel Nicolaus.
McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE: MCD) Maintained Outperform on Focus List but cut target to $104 at Credit Suisse.
NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) Raised to Buy at Cantor Fitzgerald.
NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA) Raised to Buy at UBS.
Skechers USA Inc. (NYSE: SKX) Raised to Buy at Stern Agee.
Southern Company (NYSE: SO) Cut to Neutral at Credit Suisse.
Tempur Pedic International Inc. (NYSE: TPX) Cut to Market Perform at William Blair.
Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) Raised to Market Perform at Bernstein.
Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI) Cut to Neutral at Piper Jaffray
Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE: WY) Raised to Conviction Buy List at Goldman Sachs.
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