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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Canopy Growth, CrowdStrike, Delta, J&J, Rio Tinto, Roku, Square, Tilray, Twilio and More

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) was raised to Outperform from Market Perform with a $155 price target at Bernstein. The stock closed flat at $129.06. It has a 52-week range of $121.00 to $148.99 and a consensus target price of $149.35.

nVent Electric PLC (NYSE: NVT) was started as Buy with a $27 price target at Gabelli. It closed flat at $19.20 and has a 52-week range of $19.04 to $28.49. The consensus target price is $23.67.

Perrigo Co. PLC (NYSE: PRGO) was raised to Buy from Hold at Argus. Shares closed flat at $52.00, in a 52-week range of $36.28 to $75.42 and with a consensus target price of $52.89.

Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE: RIO) was raised to Buy from Hold at Jefferies. Shares closed up 2.7% at $50.90, in a 52-week range of $44.62 to $64.02. The consensus target price is $54.61.

Roku Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) was raised to Buy from Hold with a $155 price target at Jefferies. Roku closed down 1.4% at $116.13, in a 52-week range of $26.30 to $176.55. It has a consensus target price of $134.94.

Square Inc. (NYSE: SQ) was started as Reduce with and assigned a $49 target price at Nomura/Instinet. Susquehanna gave Square the opposite treatment, raising its Neutral rating to Positive. The stock closed flat at $62.03. It has a 52-week range of $49.82 to $83.20 and a consensus analyst target of $78.88.

Terex Corp. (NYSE: TEX) was downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays. Shares closed up about 2% at $23.81. The 52-week range is $22.84 to $38.57, and the consensus target price is $30.71.

Tilray Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY) saw its price target slashed to $25 from $57 at Jefferies. Tilray closed down 13.5% at $20.65. It has a 52-week range of $20.59 to $178.85 and a consensus target price of $48.58.

Twilio Inc. (NYSE: TWLO) was started as Outperform with a $135 target price at RBC Capital Markets. It closed down less than 1% at $110.29, in a 52-week range of $62.43 to $151.00. The consensus target price is $150.80.

Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: WLL) was named as the Zacks Bear of the Day stock yet again. The firm said that the exploration and production companies are hitting new lows and this may finally be the bottom. Shares last closed at $6.86, with a consensus price target of $17.68.

Thursday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included American Airlines, Apple, Bed Bath & Beyond, Box, Cisco, HP, Kroger, Netflix, PG&E, UnitedHealth and many more.

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