March 23, 2013 at 07:19 AM EDT
This Week’s Best & Worst Performing Analyst Downgrades – Mar.23 Edition

Here is a look at various dividend stocks that were downgraded by some of Wall Street’s top analysts and how they fared on the week. Keep in mind, some of the downgrades may have occurred toward the end of the week and sentiment could carry over into next week.

SymbolCompanyFri. CloseWeekly
% Change
Dividend Yield
WSMWilliams Sonoma$49.83+10.71%2.49%
AAPLApple Inc.$461.91+4.11%2.29%
BKWBurger King Worldwide Inc$19.57+3.54%1.02%
ABCAmerisourceBergen Corp$49.82+1.90%1.69%
CBRLCracker Barrel$80.59+0.54%2.48%
INTCIntel Corp $21.33-0.21%4.22%
SJMThe J.M. Smucker Company$96.44-0.99%2.16%
MTNVail Resorts, Inc. $60.68-1.45%1.37%
MROMarathon Oil$34.16-2.59%1.93%
PRUPrudential Financial$58.75-2.75%2.72%
XECCimarex Energy$75.89-2.83%0.74%
NOVNational Oilwell Varco$68.26-3.22%0.76%
HUMHumana Inc.$67.1-3.85%1.55%
EVREvercore Partners$42.07-4.15%2.09%
BHPBHP Billiton Ltd.$69.64-4.55%2.90%
PHParker Hannifin Corp.$92.08-4.80%1.87%
DEDeere & Co.$87.72-4.90%2.33%
CSCOCisco Systems$20.75-5.36%2.70%
OXYOccidental Petroleum$78.66-5.99%3.25%
KSSKohl’s Corporation$46.32-6.08%3.02%
CHKChesapeake Energy$20.38-9.26%1.72%
CAHCardinal Health$42.09-9.64%2.61%

Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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