Must-Know Stock Upgrades and Downgrades

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts either upgraded or downgraded the shares on May 16th.

Upgrades

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO): Barclays upgraded its rating on this company from Equal Weight to Overweight and changed its price target to $21.

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Tellabs (NASDAQ:TLAB): MKM Partners upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target from $4.25 to $4.5.

Oshkosh Truck (NYSE:OSK): Standpoint Research upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $28.

Encore Wire (NASDAQ:WIRE): Global Hunter Securities upgraded its rating on this company from Accumulate to Buy and changed its price target to $31.

SandRidge Energy (NYSE:SD): Canaccord Genuity upgraded its rating on this company from Sell to Hold.

Dunkin Brands (NASDAQ:DNKN): Argus upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy.

Windstream (NASDAQ:WIN): Stifel Nicolaus upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $11.

Simpson Manufacturing (NYSE:SSD): Robert W. Baird upgraded its rating on this company from Underperform to Neutral and changed its price target from $30 to $29.

Downgrades

Aetna (NYSE:AET): Argus downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold.

Patriot Coal (NYSE:PCX): FBR Capital downgraded its rating on this company from Outperform to Mkt Perform and changed its price target from $9 to $4.

Globus Maritime Limited (NASDAQ:GLBS): Wunderlich downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold and changed its price target from $8 to $4.5.

Hudson City Banc (NASDAQ:HCBK): Compass Point downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Neutral and changed its price target to $7.

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