Financial Sector Analyst Stock Downgrades in December: RVSB, IVR, TROW

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts downgraded shares in the Financial sector for the week ending December 9th, 2011.

  • Riverview Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:RVSB): Wunderlich downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold and changed its price target from $4 to $2.5 on Dec 5th. The shares recently traded at $2.35, up $0.2, or 9.3% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Riverview Bancorp, Inc. is the holding company for Riverview Community Bank. The Bank attracts deposits from the general public and uses those funds to originate a variety of commercial and consumer loans. The Company also operates Riverview Mortgage, a mortgage broker and Riverview Asset Management. Riverview Community operates in Clark, Cowlitz, Skamania, and Klickitat counties, WA. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Senior Housing (NYSE:SNH): JMP Securities downgraded its rating on this company from Mkt Outperform to Mkt Perform on Dec 8th. The shares recently traded at $21.31, up $0.02, or 0.09% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Senior Housing Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust that owns senior living properties which are leased to unaffiliated tenants. The Trust currently owns independent living and assisted living communities, continuing care retirement communities, nursing homes, wellness centers, and medical office, clinic and biotech laboratory buildings located throughout the U.S. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Invesco Mortgage Capital (NYSE:IVR): JMP Securities downgraded its rating on this company from Mkt Outperform to Mkt Perform. FBR Capital downgraded its rating on this company from Outperform to Mkt Perform and changed its price target from $20 to $16 on Dec 9th. The shares recently traded at $14.49, down $0.22, or 1.5% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Invesco Mortgage Capital invests in mortgage-backed securities for which a United States government agency guarantees payments of principal and interest. The Company also invests in non-agency residential mortgage-backed securities, commercial mortgage-backed securities, and residential and commercial loans. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • T. Rowe Price (NASDAQ:TROW): Stifel Nicolaus downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold on Dec 9th. The shares recently traded at $56.23, down $1.42, or 2.46% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: T. Rowe Price Group Inc. is a financial services holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides investment advisory services to individual and institutional investors. T. Rowe manages a broad range of U.S. and international stock, blended asset, bond, and money market mutual funds and other investment portfolios. 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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