Shares of 2 Utilities Stocks Upgraded by These Analysts

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts upgraded shares in the Utilities sector for the week ending November 25th, 2011.

  • Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT): Wunderlich upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target from $40 to $45 on Nov 21st. The shares recently traded at $40.71, down $0.56, or 1.36% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Alliant Energy Corporation provides public-utility service to customers in the Midwest. The Company’s utility subsidiaries serve electric, natural gas, and water customers in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • WGL Holdings (NYSE:WGL): Brean Murray upgraded its rating on this company from Hold to Buy and changed its price target to $48 on Nov 22nd. The shares recently traded at $41.04, down $0.22, or 0.53% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: WGL Holdings Inc., through its Washington Gas Light Company subsidiary, sells and delivers natural gas and other energy-related products and services. The Company serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers throughout metropolitan Washington, D.C. and the surrounding region. 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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