Analysts Upgrade These Services Stocks in December: DENN, TWC, CMCSA, UAL, OWW

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts upgraded shares in the Services sector for the week ending December 9th, 2011.

  • Denny’s (NASDAQ:DENN): Feltl & Co. upgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Strong Buy and changed its price target to $5 on Dec 5th. The shares recently traded at $3.28, down $0.36, or 9.89% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Denny’s Corp. is a full-service family restaurant chain, operating directly and through franchisees. The Company’s restaurants operate under the Denny’s name in the United States, Canada, Costa Rica, Guam, Mexico, New Zealand, and Puerto Rico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC): Stifel Nicolaus upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $80 on Dec 5th. The shares recently traded at $62.60, down $0.11, or 0.18% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Time Warner Cable Inc. offers cable television subscription services. The Company also offers Internet access and voice over Internet protocol telephone services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA): Stifel Nicolaus upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $32 on Dec 5th. The shares recently traded at $23.27, up $0.12, or 0.52% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Comcast Corporation is a provider of video, high-speed Internet and phone services. The Company offers a variety of entertainment, information and communications services to residential and commercial customers. Comcast is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • United Continental (NYSE:UAL): Ticonderoga upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target to $33 on Dec 5th. The shares recently traded at $20.78, up $0.94, or 4.74% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: United Continental Holdings Inc. is an airline holding company. The Company owns and operates airlines that transports persons, property and mail throughout the United Statesand abroad. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Orbitz (NYSE:OWW): The Benchmark Company upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target from $3 to $5 on Dec 6th. The shares recently traded at $4.10, up $0.11, or 2.76% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. offers travel services over the Internet. The Company’s website offers air, hotel, vacation package, car rental, cruise, travel insurance, ground transportation, event ticket, and tour bookings. 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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