Consumer Goods Sector Stock Downgrades to Watch

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

  • LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU): Northland Securities downgraded its rating on this company from Outperform to Market Perform and changed its price target from $43 to $40 on Nov 8th. The shares recently traded at $34.50, up $0.09, or 0.26% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: LSB Industries, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells chemical products for the mining, agricultural, and industrial markets. The Company also manufactures and sells commercial and residential climate control products, as well as provides specialized engineering services and other activities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Primo Water (NASDAQ:PRMW): BB&T Capital Mkts downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold on Nov 9th. The shares recently traded at $3.26, down $1.32, or 28.82% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Primo Water Corp. provides purified bottled water and water dispensers. The Company provides water dispensers, bottles and a service to exchange empty bottles at major retailers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Maidenform Brands (NYSE:MFB): Brean Murray downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold on Nov 9th. The shares recently traded at $17.98, up $0.07, or 0.39% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Maidenform Brands, Inc. is a global intimate apparel company with a portfolio of brands and products. The Company designs, sources, and markets a range of intimate apparel products, including bras, panties, and shapewear. Maidenform sells its products through multiple distribution channels, including stores, mass merchants, off-price retailers, Company-operated outlets, and its Web site. 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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