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Monday's Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Exxon, Hilton, McDonald's, Nike, PayPal, Peloton and More

PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL): BMO Capital Markets raised the stock to Outperform from Market Perform but slashed the price target to $224 from $278. The posted consensus target is $275.58, and the shares closed at $188.58 on Friday.

Peloton Interactive Inc. (NASDAQ: PTON): JMP Securities downgraded the stock to Market Perform from Market Outperform. The shares have traded in a wide 52-week range of $33.91 to $171.09, and they have a $74.15 consensus price target. Friday’s closing share price was $35.76, which was almost 4% lower on the day.

Perrigo Co. PLC (NYSE: PRGO): Raymond James maintained an Outperform rating on the stock and has a $55 price target. The stock has traded as high as $50.90 a share in the past year but closed on Friday at $38.90.

Pluristem Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: PSTI): Alliance Global trimmed its $12.50 price target on the stock to $9.50 but maintained a Buy rating. The consensus target is $8.63. The last trade for Friday was reported at $1.46 a share.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN): Bernstein upgraded the shares from Market Perform to Outperform with a $660 target price. The consensus target is higher at $715.68. The final trade on Friday was reported at $631.52.

Xenia Hotels & Resorts Inc. (NYSE: XHR): Raymond James raised the price target on the Outperform-rated company to $21 from $20. The consensus target is $21.13, and the stock ended trading Friday at $18.11.


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Friday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Ford, General Motors, Grab, Kanzhun, McDonald’s, Peloton Interactive, Tesla, Ulta Beauty, XPO Logistics, Zhihu and Zoom Video Communications.

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