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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Best Buy, Deere, Jinko Solar, Motorola, Mylan, Redfin, VMware and More

Banco Santander-Chile (NYSE: BSAC) was downgraded to Sell from Neutral with a $27 price target (versus a $29.17 close for its American depositary shares) at UBS.

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. (NYSE: BIP) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse, with the firm noting that it is time to close the tactical trade.

Energen Corp. (NYSE: EGN) was started with an Outperform rating and assigned a $61 price target (versus a $49.56 close) at Imperial Capital.

Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) was raised to Buy from Hold with a price target of $125 at Argus.

Hain Celestial Group Inc. (NASDAQ: HAIN) was downgraded to Neutral from Positive with a $45 price target (versus a $42.50 close) at Susquehanna.

RadNet Inc. (NASDAQ: RDNT) was raised to Buy and the price target was raised to $12 from $7 (versus an $8.60 close) at Jefferies.

Redfin Corp. (NASDAQ: RDFN) was a successful IPO and the last close of $27.56 compares with a $15 IPO price at the end of July. Now its quiet period is ending, and Redfin was started as Outperform with a $31 price target at Oppenheimer. Merrill Lynch started it as Neutral with a $28 price objective. Goldman Sachs started it as Neutral with a $20 price target, and RBC Capital Markets started Refin as Sector Perform with a $28 target.

Simon Property Group Inc. (NYSE: SPG) was maintained as Buy but the price target was lowered to $200 from $210 at Argus.

Synaptics Inc. (NASDAQ: SYNA) saw its price target lowered to $35 from $45 (versus a $39.35 close) at Oppenheimer.

Tempur Sealy International Inc. (NYSE: TPX) was raised to Buy from Hold with an $80 price target (versus a $61.51 close) at Stifel.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to $200 from $180 (versus a $174.01 close) at Argus.

Monday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Applied Materials, Baker Hughes, Blue Apron, Deere, Foot Locker, Lululemon, Nike, Plains All American, Total and many more.

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