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Tuesday's Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, Comcast, Disney, First Solar, Fortinet, Next Era Energy, T-Mobile and More

Joann Inc. (NASDAQ: JOAN): This fabric retailer was a pandemic winner but sales have slowed in 2021, so Zacks has selected the stock as its Bear of the Day. Shares last closed at $11.61, and the consensus price target is $15.25.

Lands’ End Inc. (NASDAQ: LE): Zacks has named this apparel retailer as its Bull of the Day stock, citing the strong demand it is seeing as the holidays approach. Its shares most recently closed at $24.01 apiece and have a consensus price target all the way up at $45.00.

Next Era Energy Partners L.P. (NYSE: NEP): KeyBanc Capital Markets resumed coverage with an Overweight rating and an $89 target price. The consensus target is $84.61, and Monday’s last trade came in at $78.14.

Oshkosh Corp. (NYSE: OSK): The Jefferies downgrade to Hold from Buy included a target price cut to $105 from $150. The consensus target is $144.71. The shares closed trading on Monday at $105.86.

Steven Madden Ltd. (NASDAQ: SHOO): Jefferies raised its Hold rating to Buy from and also lifted the target price on the popular shoe company’s shares to $50 from $44. The consensus target is $48.22. Monday’s last trade came in at $39.15.

T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS): Loop Capital stayed coverage of the stock with a Buy rating and a $160 price target. The consensus target is $171.03. Monday’s final trade hit the tape at $125.63.

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS): Daiwa Securities started coverage of the entertainment behemoth with a Buy rating and a $225 price target. The consensus price objective for the beloved company is $210.23. Monday’s final trade was reported at $178.61.

Warner Music Group Corp. (NYSE: WMG): Credit Suisse upgraded the stock from Neutral to Outperform and lifted the target price to $49 from $37. The consensus target price is $41.93, and the stock closed on Monday at $40.26. The shares were up almost 5% in premarket action.


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Monday’s early top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Adobe, Analog Devices, Big Lots, Colgate-Palmolive, Novartis, Salesforce.com and Workday. More analyst calls were seen later in the day, including on Canadian National, Las Vegas Sands and Texas Instruments.

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