Analysts Upgrade 4 Services Stocks Last Week

As the S&P 500 Index trades 1,234, analysts recently upgraded shares in the Services sector in the second week of December:

TiVo (NASDAQ:TIVO): Caris & Company upgraded its rating on this company from Average to Above Average and changed its price target to $12 on Dec 12th. The shares recently traded at $8.83, down $0.72, or 7.54% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: TiVo Inc. provides a subscription-based service enabled by a personal video recorder. The Company’s service allows viewers to locate and record multiple shows, control live television, choose viewing preferences, and access their customized lineup of shows. TiVo’s service also serves as a platform to deliver television programming, advertising, and in-home commerce. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD): Miller Tabak upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target from $63 to $78 on Dec 16th. The shares recently traded at $64.43, up $2.55, or 4.12% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. owns, operates, and franchises casual dining restaurants. The restaurants feature made to order menu items including New York style chicken wings. The company operates restaurants in multiple states. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

AthenaHealth (NASDAQ:ATHN): Oppenheimer upgraded its rating on this company from Underperform to Perform on Dec 16th. The shares recently traded at $48.02, down $1.35, or 2.73% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: athenahealth Inc. provides Internet-based business services for physician practices. The Company’s services include a revenue cycle management service that automates and manages billing-related functions for physician practices and includes a practice management platform. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Carnival (NYSE:CCL): HSBC Securities upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Overweight and changed its price target from $34 to $38 on Dec 16th. The shares recently traded at $32.80, down $1.07, or 3.16% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Carnival Corporation owns and operates cruise ships offering cruises to all major vacation destinations including North America, the United Kingdom, Germany, Southern Europe, South America and Asia/Pacific. The Company, through a subsidiary also owns and operates hotels and lodges. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Briefing.com via the Wall St. Journal. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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