Wednesday's Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: eBay, EOG, Etsy, Global Payments, JPMorgan, MetLife, Otis, Salesforce, Wayfair and More

MetLife Inc. (NYSE: MET): Citigroup initiated coverage on the insurance heavyweight with a Buy rating and a $77 price objective. The consensus target is $77.77. The close on Tuesday was at $63.88.

Otis Worldwide Corp. (NYSE: OTIS): Barclays upgraded the shares from Equal Weight to Overweight with an $82 price target. The consensus target is $87.23. The shares closed on Tuesday at $75.49.

Salesforce Inc. (NYSE: CRM): Oppenheimer reiterated an Outperform rating with a $205 price objective. The consensus target is much higher at $274.97. The stock was last seen Tuesday at $156.93.

Similarweb Ltd. (NYSE: SMWB): Cantor Fitzgerald initiated coverage with an Overweight rating and a $17 price objective. The consensus target is $21.20, and the stock closed at $9.04 on Tuesday.

Voya Financial Inc. (NYSE: VOYA): Citigroup started coverage with a Buy rating and an $82 target price. The consensus target is $76.69. The shares ended trading on Tuesday at $64.83.

Wayfair Inc. (NYSE: W): Bernstein started coverage with an Underperform rating and a $45 target. The consensus target for now is $101.38. The stock was hammered Tuesday, closing down almost 10% at $45.51, as retail-related stocks stay under pressure.

Zillow Group Inc. (NYSE: ZG): Bernstein started coverage with an Underperform rating and a $45 target price. The consensus target is $49.05. All the online real estate stocks were all blistered on Tuesday, and Zillow ended the day over 11% lower to $36.40.

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Tuesday’s early top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Alibaba, American Express, Amgen, Blue Owl Capital, Boeing, Carnival, CoStar, Deere, eBay, Eli Lilly, Foot Locker, Home Depot, Juniper Networks, Kohl’s, LyondellBasell Industries, Marathon Oil, Moderna, Petco Health, Realty Income and Under Armour. Analyst calls seen later in the day were on Allstate, DoorDash, Eaton, Lyft, Progressive, Roblox, Snowflake, Travelers and Uber Technologies and more.

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