Monsanto Reiterated at Buy and 4 Reiterated Stocks Demanding Attention

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:

Citigroup (NYSE:C): RBC Capital Mkts reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $44 to $48. Current Price $42.27

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Alcoa (NYSE:AA): RBC Capital Mkts reiterated its rating of Underperform for this company and changed its price target from $9.5 to $10. Current Price $9.1075

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Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE:SWK): Argus reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $76 to $84. Current Price $74.97

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Lindsay Corp (NYSE:LNN): Monness Crespi & Hardt reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $92 to $95. Current Price $89.89

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Monsanto (NYSE:MON): Argus reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $109 to $114. Current Price $99.72

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