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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BJ's, Casper, Cisco, Deere, FedEx, Lyft, Micron, Nvidia, Occidental, Ping, Voya and More

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) was reiterated as Buy and its price target was raised to $235 from $170 (versus a $201.96 close) at Citigroup.

GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE: EAF) was named as the Zacks Bear of the Day stock. The firm said that despite a recent beat, this stock has slipped to the lowest rank for Zacks. Shares last closed at $7.00 and have a consensus price target of $8.90.

Iveric Bio Inc. (NASDAQ: ISEE) was started as Outperform with a $13 target price (versus a $4.40 close) at Credit Suisse.

Lyft Inc. (NASDAQ: LYFT) posted a smaller than expected loss, but after closing down 0.4% at $30.52, its shares were indicated down 2.2% at $29.85 Thursday morning. Wedbush Securities reiterated it as Outperform but lowered its price target to $37 from $48.

Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank. The stock closed up 1.5% at $48.48 on Wednesday, and it had a $64.58 consensus target price.

Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE: NBR) was downgraded to Sell from Neutral and its price target was cut to $45 from $65 (versus a $55.15 close, after a 2.5% gain) at Goldman Sachs.

National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ: NATI) was started as Neutral at Goldman Sachs.

Nvidia Corp. (NASDAQ: NVDA) was reiterated as Outperform and its price target was raised to $500 from $370 (versus a $457.61 close) at Raymond James.

Occidental Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: OXY) was raised to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan.

1Life Healthcare Inc. (NASDAQ: ONEM) was last seen trading up 8.7% at $30.05 after beating earnings and raising guidance. Truist Securities reiterated it as Buy with a $30 price target.

Pfenex Inc. (NYSE: PFNX) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Truist.

Ping Identity Holding Corp. (NYSE: PING) was last seen down 9.5% at $30.35 after earnings. Raymond James reiterated it as Outperform and its price target was raised to $35 from $26.

Progressive Corp. (NYSE: PGR) was downgraded Hold from Buy at Argus.

Prologis Inc. (NYSE: PLD) was reiterated as Buy and its target price was raised to $115 from $93 (versus a $102.88 close) at Citigroup.

Tivity Health Inc. (NASDAQ: TVTY) was named as the Bull of the Day at Zacks, which said that a recent big beat has estimates soaring and the potential for M&A has investors taking a deeper look. Shares most recently closed at $17.50 and have a consensus price target of $20.19.

Voya Financial Inc. (NYSE: VOYA) was started with an Overweight rating and its price target was set at $60 (versus a $51.76 close) at Barclays.

Wednesday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included AutoNation, CDW, Cree, Costco Wholesale, Deere, Etsy, Lowe’s Companies, Roku, Target, Ulta Beauty and Vaxart.

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