Linx S.A. (NYSE: LINX) was started as Buy and assigned an $11 target price (versus a $9.10 prior close) at Jefferies.
LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE: LYB) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy and the target price was lowered to $93 from $107 (versus an $85.92 close) at Nomura/Instinet.
M&T Bank Corp. (NYSE: MTB) was downgraded to Neutral from Overweight and the price target was lowered to $168 from $196 at Piper Jaffray.
Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy but the price target was raised to $25 from $24 at Goldman Sachs.
Micro Focus International PLC (NYSE: MFGP) was started as Hold and assigned a $21 target price at Jefferies.
Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) was raised to Buy from Neutral and the price target was raised to $56 from $40 at Goldman Sachs. Shares closed up 1.9% at $45.52, in a 52-week range of $28.39 to $55.40. The consensus target price is $43.96.
Nasdaq Inc. (NASDAQ: NDAQ) was downgraded to Sell from Neutral but the target price was raised to $95 from $93 at Citigroup.
New Media Investment Group Inc. (NYSE: NEWM) was raised to Buy from Neutral and the price target was raised to $14 from $10 at Citigroup.
PaySign Inc. (NASDAQ: PAYS) was downgraded to Sell from Neutral with a $12 price target (versus a $17.50 close) at BTIG. Shares were indicated down 6.5% at $16.36 after the call.
Regions Financial Corp. (NYSE: RF) was raised to Outperform from Neutral and the price target was raised to $17 from $15 at Wedbush Securities. Shares closed up 2.3% at $15.13, in a 52-week range of $12.39 to $19.99. The consensus target price is $16.77.
Stitch Fix Inc. (NASDAQ: SFIX) was raised to Buy from Hold with a $35 target price at Stifel.
Uber Technologies Inc. (NYSE: UBER) was started with a Hold rating and assigned a $49 target price at HSBC. Shares closed down 1.2% at $43.18, in a 52-week range of $36.08 to $47.08. The consensus target price is $53.86.
Westlake Chemical Corp. (NYSE: WLK) was downgraded to Reduce from Neutral and the target price was lowered to $57 from $58 at Nomura/Instinet.
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