Graybug Vision Inc. (NASDAQ: GRAY) was started with an Outperform rating and a $41 target price at Wedbush Securities. SVB Leerink started it with an Outperform rating and a $35 price target. The stock closed up 3.4% at $15.90 a share on Monday.
Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) managed to close up about 0.8% at $54.58 on Monday on word that it could be selling its NAND unit for close to $10 billion. Wedbush Securities was not impressed, and the firm maintained its Underperform rating and kept its $51 price target.
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) was indicated down 3.3% at $121.40 after earnings. Wedbush Securities reiterated its Neutral rating with a $140 price target.
Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) was reiterated as Outperform but its price target was trimmed to $15 from $17 at Raymond James.
Laird Superfood Inc. (NYSE: LSF) share rose almost 9% as its quiet period ended on Monday. Canaccord Genuity started it as a Buy with a $70 price target.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) was reiterated as Buy but its price target was trimmed to $58 from $60 at Deutsche Bank.
New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE: NRZ) was started as Buy with an $11 price target at Compass Point. The stock closed at $8.05 a share ahead of the call, and it has a $10.25 consensus analyst target.
NuVasive Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA) was started with a Buy rating and $64 price target (versus a $52.40 prior close) at Stifel.
Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX) was reiterated as Outperform but its price target was trimmed to $35 from $36 at Raymond James.
Sherwin-Williams Co. (NYSE: SHW) was reiterated as Overweight and its target price was raised to $785 from $700 at Morgan Stanley. The stock closed at $681.83 per share, and it has a $738.82 consensus target price.
Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) was reiterated as Buy and its price target was raised to $33 from $30 at Jefferies. The stock closed up almost 3% at $28.66 ahead of the call. The consensus price target is $26.87.
Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) was started as Peer Perform at Wolfe Research.
WPX Energy Inc. (NYSE: WPX) was downgraded to Sector Weight from Overweight at KeyBanc Capital Markets.
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Monday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Archer Daniels Midland, AMC, CarMax, Chevron, Exxon Mobil, GoodRx, Laird Superfood, Snap, Starbucks and Tesla.