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Friday's Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cirrus Logic, Cree, DTE Energy, Las Vegas Sands, O'Reilly Auto, Take-Two Interactive and More

Cree Inc. (NASDAQ: CREE): BofA Securities downgraded the shares from Neutral to Underperform with a $93 price target. The consensus price target is $101.23. Thursday’s final trade came in at $88.30.

DTE Energy Co. (NYSE: DTE): Evercore ISI raised the utility to Outperform from In Line and has a $127 price target. The consensus target is $127.70. The stock closed trading on Thursday at $117.56.

EOS Energy Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ: EOSE): Johnson Rice started coverage with a Buy rating and a $20 price target. The consensus target is $22.33. The stock closed at $13.09 on Thursday.

Great Western Bancorp Inc. (NYSE: GWB): RBC Capital Markets downgraded it to Sector Perform from Outperform and cut the target price to $33 from $35. The consensus price objective is $35.17. The shares were last seen on Thursday near $32, which was up almost 12% after the South Dakota-based bank announced an agreement to be acquired by Montana-based First Interstate BancSystem in an all-stock deal valued at $2.0 billion.

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS): The Jefferies downgrade to Hold from Buy included the target price slashed to $40 from $60. The consensus target for the gaming giant is $63.92. The stock closed Thursday at $37.52. The gaming sector is being hammered as the threat of restrictions in Macau continues to grow.


MarketWise Inc. (NASDAQ: MKTW): Needham began coverage with a Buy rating and a $13 price target. The consensus target is higher at $15.33. The stock closed on Thursday at $9.08, after a rise of almost 5% on the day.

O’Reilly Automotive Inc. (NASDAQ: ORLY): BofA Securities downgraded shares of the car parts giant to Neutral from Buy and has a $680 price target. The consensus price objective is $652.07. The shares closed Thursday at $606.88.

Realty Income Inc. (NYSE: O): RBC Capital Markets started coverage on the stock with an Outperform rating and a $79 price target. That compares with a consensus target of $78 and Thursday’s closing print of $68.39.

Quanta Services Inc. (NYSE: PWR): Goldman Sachs initiated coverage with a Buy rating and a $138 target price. The consensus price objective is $124.53. The final trade for Thursday was reported at $116.87.