Equity Briefing: Upgrades and Downgrades for August 6th: SM, SPP, SUSS, TE, WCG, WCRX, WMT, ZEUS

RELATED QUOTES

SymbolPriceChange
SM79.30+0.62

A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network (http://bit.ly/arndailyr) and Equity Briefing:

Oppenheimer  lowered its price target on shares of SM Energy (NYSE:SM - News) from $92.00 to $65.00. They have an outperform rating on the stock.

Citigroup  upgraded shares of Sappi Limited (NYSE:SPP - News) from a neutral rating to a buy rating.

Benchmark Co.  raised its price target on shares of Susser Holdings Co. (NASDAQ:SUSS - News) from $38.00 to $42.00. They have a buy rating on the stock.

Williams Capital  downgraded shares of TECO Energy, Inc. (NYSE:TE - News) from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Susquehanna  upgraded shares of WellCare Group (NYSE:WCG - News) from a neutral rating to a positive rating. Susquehanna now has a $70.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $61.00.

Wedbush  upgraded shares of WellCare Group (NYSE:WCG - News) from a neutral rating to an outperform rating. Wedbush now has a $72.00 price target on the stock.

Morgan Stanley  downgraded shares of Warner Chilcott (NASDAQ:WCRX - News) from an overweight rating to an equal weight rating.

Stifel Nicolaus  upgraded shares of Wal Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT - News) from a hold rating to a buy rating. Stifel Nicolaus now has a $83.00 price target on the stock.

Jefferies Group  reiterated its buy rating on shares of Olympic Steel, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZEUS - News). They have a $22.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $25.00.

Stay on top of analysts' coverage with Analyst Ratings Network's free daily email newsletter that provides a concise list of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and initiations. Register athttp://bit.ly/arndailyr




Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.9261-0.0027-0.29%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.5512-0.0022-0.40%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.6697-0.0024-0.35%
    AUDEUR=X
  • Commodities
    Commodities
    NamePriceChange% Chg