Top Pre-Market Upgrades/Downgrades (TXN, V, AMD, BBY, INTC, CNXT, WFMI)

Here is a list of this morning’s top companies upgrades, downgrades, and initiations by brokerage firms.


  • Carmike Cinemas (CKEC) upgraded to Neutral at Wedbush
  • DragonWave (DRWI) upgraded to Buy at Mizuho Securities
  • Texas Instruments (TXN) upgraded to Outperform at Oppenheimer
  • Visa (V) added to Conviction Buy List at Goldman Sachs


  • Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) downgraded to Underperform at Oppenheimer
  • Best Buy (BBY) downgraded to Hold at Jefferies
  • Conceptus (CPTS) downgraded to Hold at Lazard
  • Conexant Systems(CNXT), Intel (INTC), Marvell Technology (MRVL), Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR) downgraded to Perform at Oppenheimer
  • Myriad Genetics (MYGN) downgraded to Neutral at JPMorgan
  • Portugal Telecom (PT) downgraded to Underperform at Bernstein
  • Saks Incorporated (SKS) downgraded to Sell at Goldman Sachs

Coverage Initiated:

  • Harvest Natural Resources (HNR) initiated with a Buy at Lazard; price target $12
  • NetLogic Microsystems (NETL) initiated with a Buy at Sterne Agee
  • Whole Foods Market (WFMI) initiated with a Sell at Hapoalim

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