Top 10 Pre-Market Analyst Calls (ATVI, ALTH, BHI, BSC, GS, LEH, COO, CEPH, MRVL, TIF, PAY, XMSR)

These are not the only impact-calls affecting stocks from analysts in pre-market trading, but these are the ones that 24/7 Wall St. is focusing on:

  • Activision (ATVI) raised to Overweight at Lehman.
  • Allos Therapeutics (ALTH) started as Buy at Banc of America.
  • Baker Hughes (BHI) started as Buy at Oppenheimer.
  • Bear Stearns (BSC), Goldman Sachs (GS) & Lehman Bros. all downgraded to Sell from Market Perform at Punk Ziegel.
  • CNOOC Ltd. (COO) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse.
  • Cephalon (CEPH) raised to Outperform at FBR.
  • Marvell Tech (MRVL) reinitiated with coverage at Buy at Merrill Lynch.
  • Tiffany & Co. (TIF) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Banc of America.
  • VeriFone (PAY) downgraded to Neutral at Merrill Lynch.
  • XM Satellite Radio downgraded to SELL at Goldman Sachs.

Jon C. Ogg
December 4, 2007