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Monday's Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Apple, Caterpillar, Comcast, Gilead Sciences, Intel, Lululemon, McDonald's and More

Carlisle Companies Inc. (NYSE: CSL): Oppenheimer reiterated an Outperform rating and has a $315 price objective. The consensus target is just $291.57. The last trade for Friday was reported at $259.36, which was up close to 4% on a brutal day.

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT): Goldman Sachs maintained a Buy rating on the construction equipment heavyweight and has a $252 price objective. The consensus target is $235.32. The final on Friday trade was at $210.54 a share.

Columbia Sportswear Co. (NASDAQ: COLM): Stifel cut its target price to $100 from $110 while maintaining a Hold rating on the shares. The consensus target is $112.83. The stock was last seen on Friday at $82.16, down close to 7% for the day.

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA): Oppenheimer maintained an Outperform rating and a $60 price target after the company posted strong first-quarter results. The consensus target for the media giant is $59.12. The stock was last seen on Friday at $39.76, down close to 5% on the day.

Comerica Inc. (NYSE: CMA): Piper Sandler raised its Neutral rating to Overweight and nudged the $90 target price up to $94. The consensus target for the bank is $101.10. The final trade on Friday was reported at $81.90, which was down over 3% for the day.

Domino’s Pizza Inc. (NYSE: DPZ): Oppenheimer maintained an Outperform rating on the legacy pizza restaurant giant while lowering the $510 target price to $435. The consensus target is $429.04. The last trade on Friday was delivered at $338, down close to 5% for the day.


EPAM Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: EPAM): Though Piper Sandler upgraded the shares to Overweight from Neutral, it trimmed the target price to $348 from $359. The consensus target is up at $423. The stock closed almost 6% lower on Friday at $264.99. Shares were trading up over 2% in premarket action.

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD): Oppenheimer reiterated an Outperform rating on the biotech heavyweight and has a $90 target. The consensus target is lower at $70.27. The last trade for Friday hit the tape at $59.34. That was down close to 4% for the day.

ICON PLC (NASDAQ: ICON): Jefferies maintained a Buy rating on the stock and has a $267 price target. The posted consensus target is $278.91. The stock closed on Friday at $226.21 a share.

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC): Goldman Sachs reiterated a Sell rating on the legacy semiconductor giant, despite the company posting solid first-quarter earnings results, and the firm has a $40 target price. The consensus target is higher at $53.24. The stock was last seen down almost 7% on Friday to $43.59 per share.

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