eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) was reiterated as Hold but the price target was raised to $50 from $40 (versus a $49.38 close) at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey. BMO Capital Markets downgraded it to Market Perform from Outperform but raised its price target to$52 from $46.
Evolent Health Inc. (NYSE: EVH) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy and its price target was slashed to $8 from $13 (versus a $6.30 close) at Goldman Sachs. Its 52-week range is $3.50 to $12.01, and its consensus price target was $12.67.
Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) was reiterated as Neutral and its price target was raised to $12 from $8 at MKM Partners. Gap shares closed up 1.6% at $12.14 ahead of the calls, with an $8.87 consensus price target.
GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) closed up 0.7% at $4.47 on Thursday, and the shares were indicated down over 6% at $4.19 ahead of the open after its results were released earlier than expected. Credit Suisse reiterated it as Underperform and cut its price target to $3.50 from $4.50.
Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE: HBI) was named as the Zacks Bear of the Day stock. The firm said that sales plunged in the first quarter but the new business is suspect. Shares last closed at $11.94 and have a consensus price target of $10.67.
Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) was started with a Buy rating and a $510 price target (versus a $392.27 close) at Goldman Sachs. It has a 52-week range of $208.25 to $412.70, and its consensus price target was $427.86.
Immunic Inc. (NASDAQ: IMUX) was started with an Outperform rating and a $59 price target (versus a $12.19 close) at Wedbush. The firm noted that the exponential upside potential attributed to the company’s target selectivity creates a best-in-class orally administered treatment candidates designed to treat chronic autoimmune, inflammatory and viral diseases. The stock has a 52-week range of $4.19 to $19.05, and its market cap was only $146 million as of Thursday’s close.
Macquarie Infrastructure Corp. (NYSE: MIC) was downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Wells Fargo.
Meritage Homes Corp. (NYSE: MTH) was downgraded to In-Line from Outperform at Evercore ISI.
Navistar International Corp. (NYSE: NAV) was raised to Buy from Hold with a $35 price target (versus a $27.93 close) at Loop Capital. Robert W. Baird raised its rating to Outperform from Neutral with a $35 price target.
PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) was raised to Buy from Neutral with a $14 price objective (versus an $11.87 close) at BofA Securities. It has a 52-week trading range of $3.55 to $25.19, and its consensus target price was $14.17.
REPAY Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: RPAY) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to $28 from $20 (versus a $23.67 close) at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey.
Slack Technologies Inc. (NYSE: WORK) closed down almost 5% at $37.94 on profit-taking ahead of earnings, and the shares were last seen down 13% at $33.00 after ahead of Friday’s open. Wedbush reiterated it as Underperform but raised its price target to $20 from $14.
Sysco Corp. (NYSE: SYY) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight and the price target was raised to $70 from $50 at Wells Fargo. Shares closed down almost 1% at $58.59 ahead of the call, with a $55.14 consensus price target. They are still down from a 52-week high of $85.98.
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Thursday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Comerica, Costco, Caesars Entertainment, GameStop, Goldman Sachs, Plug Power, Replimune, Tyson Foods, Wells Fargo and more.