Benzinga's Top Upgrades

 

  • Barclays upgraded Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. WMT from Equal-weight to Overweight. The price target for Wal-Mart has been raised from $70 to $87. Wal-Mart shares rose 0.42 percent to $72.57 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Goldman Sachs upgraded Prudential Financial Inc PRU from Neutral to Buy. Prudential Financial shares rose 1.88 percent to $81.65 in pre-market trading.
  • Buckingham Research upgraded Allegiant Travel Company ALGT from Neutral to Buy. Allegiant Travel shares gained 1.27 percent to $129.50 in pre-market trading.
  • Deutsche Bank upgraded KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. KS from Hold to Buy. KapStone Paper shares rose 1.35 percent to $19.47 in pre-market trading.
  • Janney Capital upgraded BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. BDSI from Neutral to Buy. BioDelivery Sciences shares rose 5.71 percent to $2.59 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Deutsche Bank upgraded Packaging Corp Of America PKG from Hold to Buy. Packaging Corp shares fell 1.25 percent to close at $80.64 on Thursday.
  • Credit Suisse upgraded Transocean LTD RIG from Underperform to Neutral. The price target for Transocean has been raised from $5 to $8. Transocean shares slipped 0.52 percent to $9.60 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at RBC Capital upgraded ING Groep NV (ADR) ING from Sector Perform to Outperform. ING Groep shares fell 0.40 percent to $12.41 in pre-market trading.
  • Barclays upgraded Hologic, Inc. HOLX from Equal-weight to Overweight. The price target for Hologic has been raised from $42 to $44. Hologic shares rose 0.95 percent to $39.15 in pre-market trading.

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