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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Beyond Meat, Dun & Bradstreet, Microchip Technology, Skyworks Solutions, SunPower, Texas Instruments and More

Beyond Meat Inc. (NASDAQ: BYND) was named as the Zacks Bear of the Day stock. The firm said that this has been a meatless miracle, with shares having run far past this “trendy” stock’s true risk-weighted value. Shares last closed at $139.60 but have a consensus price target of just $128.87.

BioLife Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: BLFS) was raised from Hold to Buy with a $54 price target at Benchmark. The consensus target is lower at $44.21. The shares were last seen Monday at $38.57. The stock was up a whopping 17% in the premarket after the release of a stronger than expected fiscal 2021 revenue outlook.

DarioHealth Corp. (NASDAQ: DRIO) was started with a Buy rating and a $30 price target at Stifel. The consensus price objective is $28.88. The stock closed Monday at $24.22, up a stunning 22% for the day.

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings Inc. (NYSE: DNB) was started with a Market Perform rating at Raymond James. The 52-week trading range is a narrow $21.34 at $29.55, and the consensus price objective is $29.64. Monday’s last trade came in at $24.55 a share.

Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: AQUA) was raised to Buy from Hold at Berenberg, which also raised the target price to $34. The consensus price target is $29.64, and the last trade for Monday hit the tap at $25.24.

Freeline Therapeutics Holdings PLC (NASDAQ: FRLN) was started at Buy with a $27 price target at Mizuho. The consensus target is $26.60, and the stock closed at $13.76 on Monday.


Legacy Housing Corp. (NASDAQ: LEGH) was raised from Neutral to Buy with a $20 price target at B. Riley Securities. The consensus price objective is $19, and the stock closed most recently at $17.79.

MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE: MDU) was started at BofA Securities with a Buy rating and a $36 price target. The consensus target is $32.00, and Monday’s last trade was at $29.82.

Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP) was raised to Buy from Neutral at Longbow. The semiconductor company has traded in a 52-week range of $61.62 to $166.67, and the consensus price target is $170.05. The stock closed on Monday at $154.86, after over a 3% gain for the day.

Mission Produce Inc. (NASDAQ: AVO) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup, though it raised the price target to $22. The consensus target is $23.20, and Monday’s closing trade was at $20.39 a share.