Equity Upgrades and Downgraded Mar 19th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts either upgraded or downgraded the shares on March 19th.

Upgrades

Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD):

UBS upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target to .

Nucor (NYSE:NUE):

UBS upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target to .

Parker Drilling (NYSE:PKD):

Standpoint Research upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to .

Vishay (NYSE:VSH):

Longbow upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target to $16.

Owens Corning (NYSE:OC):

Longbow upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target to $46.

Biomarin Pharm (NASDAQ:BMRN):

Brean Murray upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $41.

Downgrades

Abovenet (NYSE:ABVT):

Dougherty & Company downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Sell and changed its price target to .

Noble Corp (NYSE:NE):

Standpoint Research downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold and changed its price target to .

Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY):

Longbow downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Neutral and changed its price target to .

CPI Aerostructures (AMEX:CVU):

Capstone Investments downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold and changed its price target to .

Memsic (NASDAQ:MEMS):

Needham downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold and changed its price target to .

VimpelCom (NYSE:VIP):

HSBC Securities downgraded its rating on this company from Overweight to Neutral and changed its price target to $12.5.

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