Stock Analysts’ upgrades for Monday, March 20th:

Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating. They currently have $124.48 price target on the stock.

Array Biopharma (NASDAQ:ARRY) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a sell rating to a hold rating. They currently have $9.99 price target on the stock.

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Burlington Stores (NYSE:BURL) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating. The firm currently has $105.25 price target on the stock.

CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a sell rating to a strong-buy rating. Vetr currently has $38.00 target price on the stock.

Coach (NYSE:COH) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $41.20 price target on the stock.

Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. Zacks Investment Research currently has $45.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Columbia Banking System, Inc. is a registered bank holding company whose wholly owned subsidiary, Columbia State Bank,conducts a full-service commercial banking business. Headquartered in Tacoma, Washington, the Company provides a full range of banking services to small and medium-sized businesses, professionals and other individuals through banking offices located in the Tacoma metropolitan area and contiguous parts of the Puget Sound region of Washington, as well as the Longview and Woodland communities in southwestern Washington. “

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a sell rating to a hold rating. They currently have $34.51 target price on the stock.

DragonWave, Inc.(USA) (NASDAQ:DRWI) (TSE:DWI) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “DragonWave is a leading provider of high-capacity packet microwave solutions that drive next-generation IP networks. DragonWave’s carrier-grade point-to-point packet microwave systems transmit broadband voice, video and data, enabling service providers, government agencies, enterprises and other organizations to meet their increasing bandwidth requirements rapidly and affordably. The principal application of DragonWave’s products is wireless network backhaul. Additional solutions include leased line replacement, last mile fiber extension and enterprise networks. DragonWave’s award winning HorizonĀ® solutions are known in the industry for their leading capacity, reliability, and spectral efficiency. The company has a network of distributor and reseller partners globally. Customers include Carriers, Service Providers, Utilities, WISP’s and Enterprises. DragonWave’s corporate headquarters is located in Ottawa, Ontario, with sales locations in Europe, the Middle East and North America. “

Callaway Golf (NYSE:ELY) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Callaway Golf Company is designs, develops, manufactures and markets high quality, innovative golf clubs. The Company’s golf clubs are sold at premium prices to both average and skilled golfers on the basis of performance, ease of use and appearance. “

Federal Signal (NYSE:FSS) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Federal Signal Corporation is a manufacturer and worldwide supplier of safety, signaling and communications equipment, hazardous area lighting, fire rescue products, street sweeping and vacuum loader vehicles, parking control equipment, custom on-premise signage, carbide cutting tools, precision punches and related die components. “

G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “G&K Services, Inc. is a market leader in branded identity apparel programs and facility services in the United States, and is the largest such provider in Canada. G&K operates over processing facilities and branch offices. “

GKN plc (NASDAQ:GKNLY) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. The firm currently has $5.25 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “GKN plc operates as an engineering business serving the automotive, industrial, off-highway, and aerospace markets. It sells its products primarily to vehicle and aircraft manufacturers as well as, in Aerospace, to other tier one suppliers. It operates in four different business areas. Automotive segment supplies driveshaft, geared components, torque management devices, structural and engine components and substrates for catalytic converters. Powder Metallurgy segment produces powdered metal and sintered components for automotive and other industrial customers. OffHighway segment mainly designs and manufactures steel wheels and driveline products for the agricultural, construction and mining, and industrial machinery markets. Aerospace segment’ activities are concentrated on the production of airframe and engine structures, components and assemblies for both military and civil aerospace markets. GKN plc is headquartered in Redditch, the United Kingdom. “

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a buy rating. Vetr currently has $891.70 target price on the stock.

Granite Real Estate (NASDAQ:GRP.U) (TSE:GRT.UN) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Granite Real Estate Investment Trust is engaged in the ownership and management of predominantly industrial properties in Canada, the United States, Mexico and Europe. The Company owns and manages rental income properties. Its services include sourcing and real estate acquisition, site development, assisting with government approvals and re-zoning to specific uses, build-to-suit construction, property renovation, project management and long-term leasing. Granite Real Estate Investment Trust, formerly known as Granite Real Estate Inc., is based in Toronto, Canada. “

Gridsum Holding Inc – (NASDAQ:GSUM) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. Zacks Investment Research currently has $15.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Gridsum Holding Inc. is a provider of data analysis software for multinational and domestic enterprises and government agencies primarily in China. The Company’s technology, the Gridsum Big Data Platform performs multi-dimensional correlation analysis and analyzes real-time events. Gridsum Holding Inc. is based in Beijing, China. “

Granite Construction (NYSE:GVA) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a strong sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Granite Construction, Inc. is a diversified heavy civil constractor and construction materials producer. The Company concentrates on ifrastructure projects including roads, bridges, dams, tunnels, canals and rapid transit facilities. The Company also manufactures asphalt, concrete base rock and other construction materials. The Company has offices in Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Texas, Georgia and California. “

Horizon Bancorp (NASDAQ:HBNC) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “HORIZON BNCP-IN is a bank holding company. Through subsidiaries, they are engaged as a full-service commercial bank offering a broad range of commercial and retail banking services, corporate and individual trust and agency services, commercial and personal property and casualty insurance services and other services incident to banking. “

HNI Corp (NYSE:HNI) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “HNI Corp has two reportable core operating segments: office furniture and hearth products. They are the second largest office furniture manufacturer in the United States and the nation’s leading manufacturer and marketer of gas- and wood-burning fireplaces. “

Hovnanian Enterprises (NYSE:HOV) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. is one of the nation’s largest homebuilders. The Company’s homes are marketed and sold under the trade names K. Hovnanian Homes, Matzel & Mumford, Brighton Homes, Parkwood Builders, Town & Country Homes, Oster Homes and CraftBuilt Homes. The Company has operations in Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia. As the developer of K. Hovnanian’s Four Seasons communities, the Company is also one of the nation’s largest builders of active adult homes. “

Healthcare Realty Trust (NYSE:HR) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Healthcare Realty Trust is a real estate investment trust that integrates owning, managing and developing income-producing real estate properties associated with the delivery of healthcare services throughout the United States. “

Harsco (NYSE:HSC) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Harsco Corporation is a services and engineered products company. The principal lines of business are: mill services that are provided to steel and non-ferrous metal producers; gas control and containment products; scaffolding services; railway maintenance of way services and equipment; and several other lines of business including, process equipment, industrial grating and bridge decking, industrial pipe fittings, slag abrasives and roofing granules. “

Information Services Group (NASDAQ:III) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “INFORMATION SERVICES GROUP, INC. was founded to build an industry-leading, high-growth, information-based services company by acquiring and growing businesses in advisory, data, business and media information services. ISG’s first acquisition – TPI, the world’s leading data and advisory firm in global sourcing – provides a solid platform upon which to build a prominent, high-growth information-based services company. Based in Stamford, Connecticut, ISG has a proven leadership team with global experience in information-based services and a track record of creating significant value for shareowners, clients and employees. ISG’s strategy is to acquire and grow dynamic, innovative businesses that provide must have information-based services to such sectors as consumer products, retailing, financial services, manufacturing, media, marketing, healthcare, legal, government, telecommunications and technology. “

Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (NASDAQ:IMPUY) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Impala Platinum Holdings Limited is in the business of mining, refining and the marketing of platinum group metals, especially platinum, as well as nickel, copper and cobalt. Implats is also involved in the secondary sourcing of material through Impala Refining Services which enables it to capitalise on the group’s competitive advantages in processing and refining. The group’s operations on the Bushveld Complex in South Africa (Impala Platinum, Marula Platinum, the Leeuwkop project and Two Rivers) and the Great Dyke in Zimbabwe (Zimplats and Mimosa) give it a significant base of attributable reserve and resource ounces of platinum. Implats also has investments in Aquarius Platinum Limited and its subsidiary Aquarius Platinum (South Africa) Limited which have PGM operations in southern Africa. There are also offshore exploration projects in Botswana, Mozambique, Madagascar and Canada. “

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $98.53 price target on the stock.

Momo (NASDAQ:MOMO) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a buy rating. The firm currently has $36.45 price target on the stock.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a sell rating to a hold rating. They currently have $43.48 price target on the stock.

National-Oilwell Varco (NYSE:NOV) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating. Vetr currently has $44.47 target price on the stock.

Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a buy rating. Vetr currently has $47.09 price target on the stock.

Visa (NYSE:V) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a buy rating. The firm currently has $93.85 target price on the stock.

Xilinx (NASDAQ:XLNX) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a hold rating to a buy rating. They currently have $64.44 target price on the stock.

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