Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ConocoPhillips, Domino’s Pizza, Eli Lilly, Occidental Petroleum, PayPal, Penn National Gaming and More

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Performance Food Group Co. (NYSE: PFGC) was started with a Hold rating and a $45 price objective at Jefferies. The consensus price target is $38.30, and the stock ended trading on Thursday a $35.20.

Quest Diagnostic Inc. (NYSE: DGX) was raised to Overweight from Market Perform at William Blair. The 52-week trading range for the company is $95.27 to $109.08. The consensus price target is $113.80. The stock closed trading on Thursday at $107.60.

Other key analysts upgrades and downgrades were seen in the following.

Athene Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: ATH) was resumed in coverage with an Equal Weight rating and a $51 price target at Barclays. That compares with the consensus target of $60.69. The shares closed Thursday at $46.

Caleres Inc. (NYSE: CAL) was started with a Hold rating and a $37 price target at Loop Capital. The consensus target is set at $35.35. The shares ended trading on Thursday at $34.87.

Covia Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: CVIA) was started with a Neutral rating and a $24 price target at Credit Suisse. The consensus target is $35.80. The stock closed Thursday at $24.30.

DexCom Inc. (NASDAQ: DXCM) was raised to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan. The 52-week trading range is $42.62 to $95.74, and the consensus price target is set at $84.64. The shares closed Thursday at $89.49, down almost 5% on the day, but traded higher in the premarket action Friday morning.

Huya Inc. (NYSE: HUYA) was started with a Neutral rating with a $32 price target at UBS. The company had a red-hot IPO that priced in May at $12. The shares have traded in a range of $15.25 to $31.60 since the deal priced. The stock closed trading on Thursday at $29.87.

LivaNova PLC (NASDAQ: LIVN) was started with a Buy rating and a $115 price target at Stifel. The consensus price target is $90.33, and the stock closed Thursday at $95.86 a share.

Petrobras Brasilero S.A. (NYSE: PBR) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS. The 52-week trading range for Petrobras is $7.61 to $17.20, and the consensus price target is set at $14.73. The shares ended trading Thursday at $9.66.

Sientra Inc. (NASDAQ: SIEN) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Maxim Group. The 52-week trading range is $7.59 to $20.99. The consensus price target is $21.14, and the stock ended trading Thursday at $20.19.

Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAV) was started with a Hold rating at Deutsche Bank. The 52-week trading range is $8.34 to $11.78, and the consensus price target is $12.08. The stock closed Thursday at $9.81.

In case you missed it, Thursday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included AT&T, Charter Communications, Comcast, Darden Restaurants, Spotify, WingStop and more.

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