eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) was raised to Neutral from Underperform with a $42 price target at Mizuho. The stock closed up 3.8% at $39.35 on Friday and has a $38.79 consensus price target.
Foot Locker Inc. (NYSE: FL) was named as the Zacks Bear of the Day stock. The firm said that retailers are struggling with mall doors closed. Shares last closed at $23.04, with a consensus price target of $31.38.
Fluor Corp. (NYSE: FLR) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy and its price target was cut to $10 from $11 (versus a $9.06 close) at Citigroup.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) was raised to Sector Outperform from Sector Perform and the price target was raised to $12.50 from $12.00 (versus an $8.48 close) at Scotia.
Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS. The stock was up 2.4% at $79.64 on Friday, with a $75.48 consensus price target.
Grubhub Inc. (NYSE: GRUB) was downgraded to Underperform from Neutral with a $30 price target (versus a $43.52 close) at BNP Paribas. The stock is still down from a 52-week high of $80.25, and its prior consensus target was $4.68.
Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) was downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays.
KBR Inc. (NYSE: KBR) was raised to Buy from Neutral and its price target was raised to $23 from $22 at Citigroup.
Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (NYSE: LH) was raised to Buy from Neutral and its price target was raised to $214 from $204 (versus a $163.72 close) at Citigroup.
Qualys Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at JMP Securities.
Quest Diagnostics Inc. (NYSE: DGX) was raised to Buy from Neutral and its price target was raised to $130 from $113 (versus a $106.62 close) at Citigroup.
Sealed Air Corp. (NYSE: SEE) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform and its price target was lowered to $30 from $43 (versus a $28.49 close) at BMO Capital Markets.
TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: AMTD) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup.
Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) was raised to Neutral from Underperform with a $28 price target at Mizuho. Twitter closed up over 3% at $28.74 on Friday, with a $29.69 consensus price target.
United Rentals Inc. (NYSE: URI) was downgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight with a $110 price target at Morgan Stanley. Shares closed up 2.2% at $106.05 ahead of the call, with a $136.67 consensus price target.
Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) was maintained as Neutral but its price target was raised to $60 from $55 at Citigroup. Verizon closed up 0.6% at $57.93, and it had a $59.76 consensus price target.
Wayfair Inc. (NYSE: W) was up almost 17% at $122.41 on Friday with an $80.79 consensus price target. Stifel downgraded it to Hold from Buy, although the firm had just raised its price target to $115 from $75 last week.
XP Inc. (NASDAQ: XP) was downgraded to Underperform from Neutral and its price objective was slashed to $20 from $43 (versus a $22.90 close) at BofA Securities.
The analysts at Goldman Sachs are very positive on four top biotech stocks ahead of the company’s first-quarter earnings results that start this week. All are rated Buy, and all are also potential takeover targets.
Friday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Arch Coal, AT&T, Delphi Technologies, Domino’s Pizza, Dunkin Brands, Expedia, Illumina, Kinder Morgan, Oceaneering International, Splunk, Workday and more.
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