Equity Upgrades and Downgraded on Wednesday’s Trading Day

The DJIA is trading at 12,059, the S&P Index is trading at 1,237 and the Nasdaq is trading at 2,558 today. Wall Street stock analysts either upgraded or downgraded these stocks today:

Upgrades

Ultra Petroleum (NYSE:UPL): Canaccord Genuity upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target from $50 to $53. About the company: Ultra Petroleum Corp. is a natural gas exploration and production company focused on the Green River Basin of Wyoming in the United States. The Company also explores for oil and gas in China. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Coca-Cola Ent (NYSE:CCE): Argus upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy. About the company: Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. markets, sells, manufactures, and distributes non-alcoholic beverages. The Company provides refreshments, including sparkling waters, juices, isotonics, teas, and sodas. Coca-Cola Enterprises operates internationally. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Downgrades

Oracle (NASDAQ:ORCL): Canaccord Genuity downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold and changed its price target from $38 to $28. About the company: Oracle Corporation supplies software for enterprise information management. The Company offers databases and relational servers, application development and decision support tools, and enterprise business applications. Oracle’s software runs on network computers, personal digital assistants, set-top devices, PCs, workstations, minicomputers, mainframes, and massively parallel computers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

AT&T (NYSE:T): Argus downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold. About the company: AT&T Inc. is a communications holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, provides local and long-distance phone service, wireless and data communications, Internet access and messaging, IP-based and satellite television, security services, telecommunications equipment, and directory advertising and publishing. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Tanger Factory (NYSE:SKT): Hilliard Lyons downgraded its rating on this company from Long-term Buy to Neutral. About the company: Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. is a real estate investment trust that owns and operates factory outlet centers. These centers house a variety of brand name and designer fashion outlet stores. Customer amenities such as common areas, reading materials, and children’s play areas are available in Tanger’s outlets, which are located coast to coast throughout the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Teradata (NYSE:TDC): Oppenheimer downgraded its rating on this company from Outperform to Perform and changed its price target to $63 >>. About the company: Teradata Corporation provides data warehousing solutions, including enterprise analytic technologies and services. The Company’s data warehousing solutions are comprised of software, hardware, and related business consulting and support services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

F.N.B. Corp (NYSE:FNB): FBR Capital downgraded its rating on this company from Outperform to Mkt Perform and changed its price target to $11. About the company: F.N.B. Corporation is a financial services holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides a variety of financial services, primarily to consumers and small to medium-sized businesses. F.N.B.’s subsidiaries operate through a network of offices in Pennsylvania, northern and central Tennessee, and eastern Ohio. 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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