Early Research Calls

FDXNew York, May 4th (TradersHuddle.com) - Research Analyst's early calls ahead of the bell.


FedEx (NYSE:FDX) was upgraded to a Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James.


Weight Watchers (NYSE:WTW) was upgraded to a Buy from Hold at Auriga.


Allstate (NYSE:ALL) was upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays.


Prudential (NYSE:PRU) was downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays.


Health Net (NYSE:HNT) was upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman Sachs.


Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE:ANR) was downgraded to a Hold from Buy at Brean Murray.


Walter Energy (NYSE:WLT) was upgraded to a Buy from Hold at Brean Murray.


Hasbro (NYSE:HAS) was downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital.


Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) was upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at William Blair.


Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ:WFM) was upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan.

Technical Scans

Stock Market

o Dow Jones 16,711.89 ▲239.52 (1.45%)
o S&P 500 1,979.70 ▲28.34 (1.45%)
o NASDAQ 4,760.07 ▲52.30 (1.11%)

Dow Jones

Company ID [INDEXDJX:.DJI] Last trade:16,711.89 Trade time:1:11PM EDT Value change:▲239.52 (1.45%)

S&P 500

Company ID [INDEXSP:.INX] Last trade:1,979.70 Trade time:1:11PM EDT Value change:▲28.34 (1.45%)


Company ID [INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC] Last trade:4,760.07 Trade time:1:11PM EDT Value change:▲52.30 (1.11%)

In The Wires

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