New Consumer Goods Stock Upgrades

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts upgraded shares in the Consumer Goods sector for the week ending November 4th, 2011.

  • Leapfrog (NYSE:LF): Needham upgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Strong Buy and changed its price target to $6 on Nov 2nd. The shares recently traded at $4.50, up $0.01, or 0.22% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Leapfrog Enterprises, Inc. designs, develops and markets technology-based educational platforms with curriculum interactive software content and stand-alone products. The Company’s products are for sale through retailers, distributors and directly to schools Leapfrog’s products include electronic educational games and learning books. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Oshkosh Truck (NYSE:OSK): The Benchmark Company upgraded its rating on this company from Sell to Hold and changed its price target to $20 on Nov 2nd. The shares recently traded at $20.82, up $0.87, or 4.36% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Oshkosh Corporation designs, manufactures and markets fire and emergency apparatuses and specialty commercial and military trucks. The Company provides products such as pumpers, aerial and ladder trucks, tankers, rescue vehicles, snow removal vehicles, refuse truck bodies, and concrete mixers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Fabrinet (NYSE:FN): Collins Stewart upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target to $18 on Nov 3rd. The shares recently traded at $13.73, down $0.51, or 3.58% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Fabrinet offers outsourced process engineering and manufacturing services. The Company contracts to manufacture optical communications, automotive, industrial, and imaging components, sub-assemblies, and modules for its original equipment manufacturer customers. 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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