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Tuesday's Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, Huntsman, Kraft Heinz, NCR, Peloton, Take-Two and Many More

CNX Resources Corp. (NYSE: CNX): BofA Securities reiterated an Underperform rating and trimmed the $25 target price to $23. The consensus target is $25.25. The stock ended Monday at $16.81.

Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (NYSE: EW): Oppenheimer maintained an Outperform rating with a $128 target price. The consensus target is $116.78. The stock closed Monday at $88.33, down almost 5% for the day.

EOG Resources Inc. (NYSE: EOG): BofA Securities reiterated a Buy rating and lifted its $119 target price to $134. That compares with a $147.43 consensus target and Monday’s final print of $120.43.

Essex Property Trust Inc. (NYSE: ESS): Citigroup upgraded the real estate giant to Buy from Neutral and has a $295 target price. The consensus target is up at $312.86. Monday’s last trade was reported at $257.52.

Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. (NASDAQ: GLPI): RBC Capital Markets started coverage with an Outperform rating and a $54 target price. The consensus target is $55.51. The shares closed on Monday at $49.11.

Goldman Sachs BDC Inc. (NASDAQ: GSBD): BofA Securities resumed coverage with a Neutral rating and a $16.50 target price. The consensus target is $18.00. The stock closed at $16.79 on Monday.

Heico Corp. (NYSE: HEI): Jefferies upgraded the stock from Hold to Buy with a $180 target price. The consensus target is just $159.64. The shares closed almost 4% higher on Monday at $154.32.

Huntsman Corp. (NYSE: HUN): The RBC Capital Markets downgrade to Sector Perform from Outperform included a target price cut to $30 from $43. The consensus target is $38.16. The shares closed on Monday at $25.79.

Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE: KRG): Citigroup raised its Neutral rating to Buy and lifted its $20 price target to $22. The consensus target is $25.05. The stock closed on Monday at $19.23.

Kraft Heinz Co. (NASDAQ: KHC): Stifel reiterated a Buy rating and has a $47 target price. The consensus target is $41.94. The stock closed on Monday at $34.61.

Meritage Homes Corp. (NYSE: MTH): The Sector Weight rating at KeyBanc Capital Markets rose to Overweight. The firm’s $87 price target is much less than the $114 consensus figure. Monday’s close was at $76.05 a share.


NCR Corp. (NYSE: NCR): As Morgan Stanley downgraded the stock to Equal Weight from Overweight, it cut the $38 target price to $27. The consensus target is $41.71. The stock closed on Monday at $23.13.

Northern Gas & Oil Inc. (NYSE: NOG): BofA Securities reiterated a Neutral rating but bumped the $32 target price to $34. The consensus target is up at $47.18. Monday’s close was at $30.88.

Peloton Interactive Inc. (NASDAQ: PTON): Oppenheimer reiterated an Outperform rating with a $20 target. The consensus target is $7.07. The stock closed at $9.92 on Monday.

PulteGroup Inc. (NYSE: PHM): KeyBanc Capital Markets raised its Sector Weight rating to Overweight and has a $47 target price. The consensus target for the homebuilder is $52.50. The stock closed on Monday at $40.67, up 3% on the day.

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