Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AECOM, CyberArk, Dillard's, Hasbro, Mattel, Newell, Papa John's, Shopify, Snap, Tesla and More
DXC Technology Co. (NYSE: DXC) was reiterated as Overweight and the price target was raised to $111 from $109 (versus an $87.08 close) at KeyBanc Capital Markets.
Floor & Decor Holdings Inc. (NYSE: FND) was raised to Buy from Hold and the target price is $48 (versus a $37.97 close) at Loop Capital.
Harley Davidson Inc. (NYSE: HOG) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to $53 from $50 at Citigroup.
Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) was reiterated as Buy and the target was raised to $116 from $101 at Citigroup.
Hostess Brands Inc. (NASDAQ: TWNK) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey. RBC Capital Markets downgraded it to Sector Perform from Outperform. Hostess Brands has a 52-week trading range of $11.00 to $15.40 and a consensus price target of $17.00.
Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ: INTU) was started with a Buy rating and assigned a $250 target price (versus a $141.68 close) at Guggenheim. Intuit has a 52-week range of $133.60 to $219.46 and a consensus price target of $202.00.
Jazz Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: JAZZ) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to $205 from $180 at Stifel. The 52-week range is $128.58 to $184.00, and the consensus analyst target is $190.61.
Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) was raised to Underperform from Neutral at Merrill Lynch. BMO Capital Markets maintained it as Market Perform and raised the price target to $46 from $42. The 52-week range is $32.93 to $52.52, and the consensus price target is $44.90.
Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) was reiterated as Buy but the price target was lowered to $19 from $21 at Citigroup. The 52-week range is $12.21 to $19.21. The consensus price target is $15.71.
MGM Growth Properties LLC (NYSE: MGP) was raised to Buy from Neutral with a $32 price target (versus a $28.54 close) at Citigroup. The 52-week range is $26.85 to $38.41, and the consensus price target is $35.56.
Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE: NWL) was down another 4.75% at $21.68 on Tuesday after poor earnings, hitting another multiyear low. The stock was maintained as Buy but the target price was cut to $29 from $36 at Citigroup. The consensus price target is $28.58, and the 52-week trading range is $21.22 to $50.90.
Papa John’s International Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) was down 3% at $41.07 ahead of earnings and down another 9% at $37.35 afterward. Stifel maintained Papa John’s as Sell and lowered its target price to $35 from $38.
PPL Corp. (NYSE: PPL) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank. Shares closed recently at $28.56, in a 52-week range of $25.30 to $32.45. The consensus price target is $31.38.