Stock Market Share Upgrades and Downgrades Nov 14th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts either upgraded or downgraded the shares on November 14th.

Upgrades

  • OYO Geospace (NASDAQ:OYOG): Global Hunter Securities upgraded its rating on this company from Accumulate to Buy and changed its price target from $80 to $105. About the company: OYO Geospace Corporation designs and manufactures instruments and equipment used in the acquisition and processing of seismic data. The Company markets its seismic instruments primarily to the oil and gas industry worldwide. OYO Geospace also designs and manufactures thermal imaging equipment and distributes dry thermal film products to the commercial graphics industry. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Amylin Pharma (NASDAQ:AMLN): Robert W. Baird upgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Outperform and changed its price target from $13 to $15. About the company: Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, and commercializes medicines for diabetes and obesity. The Company’s marketed products include treatments for adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Darling Intl (NYSE:DAR): Ardour Capital upgraded its rating on this company from Accumulate to Buy and changed its price target to $20. About the company: Darling International Inc. collects and recycles animal processing by-products and used restaurant cooking oil. The Company also provides grease trap collection services to restaurants. Darling processes such raw materials into finished products such as tallow, meat and bone meal, and yellow grease for sale in the United States and overseas. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Downgrades

  • Alimera Sciences (NASDAQ:ALIM): Rodman & Renshaw downgraded its rating on this company from Mkt Outperform to Mkt Perform. About the company: Alimera Sciences Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company researches, develops and commercializes prescription ophthalmic pharmaceuticals. Alimera Sciences is focused on diseases affecting the lining in the back of the eye, or retina. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Rightnow Tech (NASDAQ:RNOW): JMP Securities downgraded its rating on this company from Mkt Outperform to Mkt Perform. About the company: RightNow Technologies, Inc. provides on demand customer relationship management software and services. The Company’s solution uses a self-learning knowledgebase to deliver customer self-service, e-mail management, live interaction, issue tracking, and customer satisfaction measurement capabilities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Hershey Foods (NYSE:HSY): Argus downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold. About the company: The Hershey Company manufactures chocolate and sugar confectionery products. The Company’s principal products include confectionery and snack products; gum and mint refreshment products; and food and beverage enhancers such as baking ingredients, toppings and beverages. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Green Mtn Coffee (NASDAQ:GMCR): Argus downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold. About the company: Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. roasts Arabica coffees and offers various coffee selections. The Company’s products include single-origin, estate, certified organic, Fair Trade, signature blends, and flavored coffees sold under the Green Mountain Coffee Roasters brand. Green Mountain serves offices, supermarkets, and convenience stores, and operates a direct mail business. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • SandRidge Mississippian Trust I (SDT): Robert W. Baird downgraded its rating on this company from Outperform to Neutral and changed its price target from $30 to $24. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Ctrip.com (NASDAQ:CTRP): Brean Murray downgraded its rating on this company from Buy to Hold. About the company: Ctrip.com International, Ltd. is a consolidator of hotel accommodations and airline tickets in China. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Lenovo (LNVGY): HSBC Securities downgraded its rating on this company from Neutral to Underweight. 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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