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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Agilent, Cree, Deere, Disney, Gilead, Home Depot, Kohl's, Nordstrom, Walmart and More

Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE: KSS) was down over 14% at $20.01 after earnings on Tuesday and was indicated down another 1% or so on Wednesday. Citigroup reiterated it as Neutral but raised its price target to $21 from $19. Gordon Haskett downgraded it to Underperform from Hold.

Match Group Inc. (NASDAQ: IAC) was reiterated as Buy and its price target was raised to $165 from $145 (versus a $128.99 close) at Citigroup.

Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) was maintained as Overweight but its target was cut to $30 from $48 at KeyBanc Capital Markets, and Wedbush reiterated its Neutral rating but cut its target to $15 from $20. Shares closed down almost 10% at $15.45 on Tuesday.

Papa John’s International Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) was named as the Bull of the Day at Zacks, which said that new leadership and favorable market conditions fuel an impressive turnaround. Shares most recently closed at $98.45 and have a consensus price target of $103.50.

Proofpoint Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight and its target price was raised to $134 from $131 (versus a $108.31 close) at Morgan Stanley.

RealPage Inc. (NASDAQ: RP) was started with a Neutral rating and a $68 target price (versus a $60.80 close) at Goldman Sachs. It had a $76.44 consensus target price.

Southwest Gas Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SWX) was raised to Equal Weight from Underweight but its price target was lowered to $73 from $76 at Wells Fargo. The consensus target price was $79.80.

Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SPR) was named as the Zacks Bear of the Day stock. The firm said that manufacturing aircraft parts has become a tough industry in the age of travel restrictions and fears. Shares last closed at $20.24 and have a consensus price target of $22.19.

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) closed down 0.6% at $134.71, with a $140.88 consensus target price, after earnings on Tuesday. KeyBanc Capital Markets reiterated its Overweight rating and raised its price target to $150 from $138. Raymond James reiterated its Outperform rating and raised its target to $145 from $140, and Citigroup reiterated its Buy rating and raised from $140 to $155.

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) was reiterated as Buy and its price target was raised to $150 from $135 (versus a $128.92 close) at Citigroup. Disney had a $132.74 consensus target price.

XPO Logistics Inc. (NYSE: XPO) was raised to Overweight from Sector Weight with a $110 price target (versus an $80.96 close, after a 2.1% drop) at KeyBanc Capital Markets.

Besides Amazon and Apple, there were six other big earnings winners in this difficult season. And four stocks are positioned to benefit from Americans driving more this summer.

Tuesday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Best Buy, CarMax, Elanco Animal Health, General Motors, Home Depot, Intercontinental Exchange, JD.com, McDonald’s, Procter & Gamble and Vonage.