(By Balachander) A number of stocks were upgraded, downgraded and price target changed by equities research analysts on Wednesday.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL): Pacific Crest downgraded the stock to "sector perform" from "outperform". Stifel Nicolaus lowered price target to $725 from $825. Shares rose 3.78 percent to trade at $504.25.
Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA): Goldman downgraded the stock to "buy" from "conviction buy". Shares traded 3.24 percent lower at $74.45.
Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL): Argus downgraded the stock to "hold" from "buy". Shares retreated 4.48 percent to trade at $12.58.
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InterMune Inc. (NASDAQ: ITMN): UBS upgraded the stock to "buy" from "neutral". Shares gained 3.59 percent to trade at $10.40.
Kellogg Co. (NYSE: K): Credit Suisse downgraded the stock to "underperform" from "neutral". Shares fell 0.37 percent to trade at $56.91.
Mosaic Co. (NYSE: MOS): CIBC raised price target on the stock to $70 from $64. Shares shed 0.71 percent to trade at $59.08.
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Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP): Northland downgraded the stock to "underperform" from "market perform". Shares dropped 4.80 percent to trade at $19.62.