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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, Apple, Bristol-Myers, Citigroup, Ford, Groupon, Phillips 66, United Rentals and More

Abeona Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: ABEO) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to $30 from $20 (versus a $16.10 close) at H.C. Wainwright. Shares were down over 8% on Friday but were indicated up 7% at $17.25 on Monday.

ABIOMED Inc. (NASDAQ: ABMD) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BTIG.

Alkermes PLC (NASDAQ: ALKS) was downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays.

Bluebird Bio Inc. (NASDAQ: BLUE) was raised to Outperform from Market Perform and the price target was raised to $152 from $102 at Evercore ISI.

Chico’s FAS Inc. (NYSE: CHS) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup.

Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE: CCI) was downgraded to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer.

Deckers Outdoor Corp. (NYSE: DECK) was downgraded to Negative from Neutral at Susquehanna.

El Paso Electric Co. (NYSE: EE) was downgraded to Underperform from Hold and the price target was cut to $51 from $57 (versus a $58.10 close) at Jefferies.

Entergy Corp. (NYSE: ETR) was raised to Buy from Hold with a $92 price target (versus an $82.29 close) at Jefferies.

Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (NYSE: FMSA) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo.

Floor & Decor Holdings Inc. (NYSE: FND) was started as Overweight and assigned a $46 price target at JPMorgan.  The stock closed at $36.86 a share, and it has a consensus analyst target of $41.38.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. (NASDAQ: JBHT) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform by Cowen.

KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE: KKR) was raised to Buy from Neutral with a $24 price target (versus a $19.91 close) at Goldman Sachs.

La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LQ) was downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley.

NextEra Energy Inc. (NYSE: NEE) was already rated as Buy but was added to the Conviction Buy list at Goldman Sachs, which also has a $159 price target (versus a $150.55 close).

Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo.

Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC) was downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley.

Yext Inc. (NYSE: YEXT) was raised to Overweight from Sector Weight at KeyBanc Capital Markets.

If you missed Friday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades, they included AGCO, Ford, General Motors, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Netflix, Visa and many more.

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