Equity Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades Feb 6th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts either upgraded or downgraded the shares on February 6th.

Upgrades

Whirlpool (NYSE:WHR):

Longbow upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target to $81.

Kraton Performance Polymers (NYSE:KRA):

KeyBanc Capital Mkts upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $41.

RWE AG (RWEOY):

HSBC Securities upgraded its rating on this company from Underweight to Neutral.

Polypore Intl (NYSE:PPO):

Robert W. Baird upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Outperform and changed its price target from $49 to $58.

Downgrades

Gap (NYSE:GPS):

Standpoint Research downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold.

Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD):

Feltl & Co. downgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Sell. Miller Tabak downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold and changed its price target from $78 to $72.

MCG Capital (NASDAQ:MCGC):

Stifel Nicolaus downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold.

Harvest Natural (NYSE:HNR):

Rodman & Renshaw downgraded its rating on this company from Mkt Outperform to Mkt Perform.

Hittite Microwave (NASDAQ:HITT):

Needham downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold.

Mid-Con Energy Partners (MCEP):

Robert W. Baird downgraded its rating on this company from Outperform to Neutral and changed its price target to $23.

E.ON AG (EONGY):

HSBC Securities downgraded its rating on this company from Overweight to Underweight.

MWI Veterinary Supply (NASDAQ:MWIV):

Barrington Research downgraded its rating on this company from Outperform to Mkt Perform.

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