Jarden Reiterated at Outperform and 4 Reiterated Ratings to Know Now

Stock upgrades and downgrades are a controversial part of Wall Street. Despite regulations, many banks and firms still have a positive bias toward current clients and companies desired as future clients. In addition, Wall Street analysts are straight-up biased to the buy side. The percentage of sell recommendations is normally below 15 percent!

Regardless, upgrades and downgrades move stocks in the short-term. They fall into our CHEAT SHEET framework category ‘C = Catalyst for a Stock’s Movement’. Here are catalysts you must know today:

Dawson Geophys. (NASDAQ:DWSN): Wunderlich reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $30 to $38.

Current Price $31.96

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Jarden (NYSE:JAH): Oppenheimer reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $65 to $68.

Current Price $60.07

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Cognex (NASDAQ:CGNX): Needham reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $40 to $47.

Current Price $42.93

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Moody’s (NYSE:MCO): The Benchmark Company reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $58 to $55.

Current Price $46.67

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Skilled Healthcare (NYSE:SKH): UBS reiterated its rating of Neutral for this company and changed its price target from $6 to $5.5.

Current Price $5.19

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