Notable Analyst Rating Changes 05/03: (CHK) (COH) (CRM) Upgraded; (GMCR) (ATML) (ONXX) Downgraded

May 3, 2012 11:07 AM EDT
Bernstein upgrades Chesapeake Energy (NYSE: CHK) from Underperform to Outperform, its price target raised from $17 to $21.

Lazard Capital raises Coach (NYSE: COH) from Neutral to Buy.

Credit Suisse trims (NYSE: CRM) from Neutral to Outperform, its price target raised from $145 to $185.

Pacific Crest lifts ON Semi (Nasdaq: ONNN) from Sector Perform to Outperform.

For daily real-time Upgrades go to

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (Nasdaq: GMCR) lowered by two today:
  • Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral, price target from $65 to $40; and

  • SunTrust Robinson Humphrey from Buy to Neutral.
Atmel (Nasdaq: ATML) also trimmed by two:
  • Craig-Hallum from Buy to Hold, price target of $9; and

  • Capstone Investments from Buy to Hold.
Goldman Sachs removed Onyx Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ONXX) from its Conviction Buy List but maintained a Buy rating and raised its price target to $52 from $47.

BofA/Merrill Lynch lowers Visteon (NYSE: VC) from Buy to Neutral.

For daily real-time Downgrades go to

Macquarie initiates Home Inns (Nasdaq: HMIN) with a Neutral.

Raymond James begins Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX) with a Market Perform.

Macquarie assumes China Lodging Group (Nasdaq: HTHT) at Outperform.

Caris commences Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) with a Buy rating and a $24 price target.

For daily real-time New Coverage go to

Visit our new Ratings Insider portal to get the most comprehensive and up-to-date analyst coverage on the Street.

Serious News for Serious Traders! Try Premium Free!

You May Also Be Interested In

Related Categories

Special Reports

Related Entities

Goldman Sachs Conviction Buy List, Credit Suisse, Piper Jaffray, Raymond James, Merrill Lynch, Bank of America, Lazard, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Pacific Crest Securities, Notable Analyst Rating Changes, Capstone Investments


Report Cards
Daniel Sullivan on 2012-05-03 11:29:43
Mark as Spam | Reply to this comment

this is a big help

Leon David Peris on 2012-05-03 11:28:09
Mark as Spam | Reply to this comment

this really helps direct my focus.

Lee Evan Tabas on 2012-05-03 11:26:50
Mark as Spam | Reply to this comment

We see real opportunities.

Add Your Comment