Royal Dutch Shell is a Buy and 4 More Analyst Upgrades to Read About

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:

Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDSA): Investec upgraded its rating on this company to Buy and changed its price target from $33.26 to $39.12.

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RealD (NYSE:RLD): Stifel Nicolaus upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $18.00.

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Super Micro Computer (NASDAQ:SMCI): Dougherty & Co upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy.

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Vitamin Shoppe (NYSE:VSI): Wedbush upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Outperform and changed its price target from $54.00 to $62.00.

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Worthington Industries (NYSE:WOR): Davenport upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Buy and changed its price target to $38.00.

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