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Research Analysts’ upgrades for Tuesday, May 20th:

African Barrick Gold (NASDAQ:ABGLY) was upgraded by analysts at Bank of America from an underperform rating to a neutral rating.

Acxiom (NASDAQ:ACXM) was upgraded by analysts at Wells Fargo & Co. from a market perform rating to an outperform rating.

Alpha Bank A.E. (NASDAQ:ALBKY) was upgraded by analysts at Bank of America from a neutral rating to a buy rating.

Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:AXAS) was upgraded by analysts at Canaccord Genuity from a hold rating to a buy rating. Canaccord Genuity currently has $5.50 target price on the stock.

AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN) was upgraded by analysts at Danske to a hold rating.

Bankinter SA (NASDAQ:BKNIY) was upgraded by analysts at Bank of America from an underperform rating to a neutral rating.

Carnival (NYSE:CCL) was upgraded by analysts at Morgan Stanley from an underweight rating to an equal weight rating.

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) was upgraded by analysts at Wells Fargo & Co. from a market perform rating to an outperform rating.

Enerplus Corp (NYSE:ERF) was upgraded by analysts at Bank of America from a neutral rating to a buy rating.

Iridium Communications (NASDAQ:IRDM) was upgraded by analysts at Raymond James from an outperform rating to a strong-buy rating. Raymond James currently has $10.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $7.21.

Itv Plc Unsp (NASDAQ:ITVPY) was upgraded by analysts at Berenberg Bank from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Invesco (NYSE:IVZ) was upgraded by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from a neutral rating to an overweight rating. They currently have $42.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $41.00.

Smith & Wesson Holding Corp (NASDAQ:SWHC) was upgraded by analysts at Wedbush from a neutral rating to an outperform rating. Wedbush currently has $20.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $13.00.

DealerTrack Technologies (NASDAQ:TRAK) was upgraded by analysts at Macquarie from a neutral rating to an outperform rating.

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