Analysts Upgraded These Tech Shares Last Week

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts upgraded shares in the Technology sector for the week ending November 11th, 2011.

  • Cogent Communications (NASDAQ:CCOI): DA Davidson upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target to $20 on Nov 7th. The shares recently traded at $16.17, down $0.43, or 2.59% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Cogent Communications Group, Inc. is a next generation optical Internet service provider focused on delivering ultra-high speed Internet access and transport services. The Company serves businesses in the multi-tenant marketplace and service providers located in major metropolitan areas across the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Rackspace (NYSE:RAX): Kaufman Bros upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target from $38 to $49 on Nov 8th. The shares recently traded at $42.24, down $2.64, or 5.88% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Rackspace Hosting, Inc. delivers websites, web-based IT systems, and provides related services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Time Warner Tcom (NASDAQ:TWTC): DA Davidson upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target from $18 to $24 on Nov 9th. The shares recently traded at $18.24, up $0.49, or 2.76% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: tw telecom inc. is a fiber facilities-based local exchange carrier in selected metropolitan areas across the US. The Company offers a wide range of business telephony services, primarily to medium- and large-sized business customers and other carriers. TW’s customers include telecommunications intensive business end-users, long distance carriers, and other companies. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Quality Systems (NASDAQ:QSII): Maxim Group upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $50. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $46 on Nov 9th. The shares recently traded at $39.51, up $0.01, or 0.03% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Quality Systems, Inc. develops and markets healthcare information systems. The Company’s systems automate medical and dental group practices, physical hospital organizations, management service organizations, community health centers, and dental schools. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI): Needham upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $36 on Nov 9th. The shares recently traded at $30.87, up $1.26, or 4.26% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Solarwinds, Inc. provides enterprise-class network management software. The Company’s products includes individual software tools, products, and help for network management. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Take-Two (NASDAQ:TTWO): Hilliard Lyons upgraded its rating on this company from Long-term Buy to Buy and changed its price target to $18 on Nov 11th. The shares recently traded at $14.48, down $0.24, or 1.63% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. develops, markets, distributes, and publishes interactive entertainment software games and accessories. The Company’s products are for the personal computer, PlayStation game console, PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system, Xbox, Nintendo GameCube, and Nintendo Game Boy Advance. Take-Two operates offices worldwide. 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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