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Tuesday's Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Boeing, BP, Costco, DoorDash, Meta Platforms, Okta, Shell, Splunk and More

Sea Ltd. (NYSE: SE): Though J.P. Morgan upgraded the stock to Overweight from Neutral, it also lowered the $85 target price to $70. The consensus target is up at $106.40. The stock closed Monday at $48.47, up 10% for the day on the upgrade.

Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE: SHAK): BTIG Research reiterated a Buy rating but lowered the $65 price target to $60. The consensus target is $54.89. Monday’s $44.20 close was down 6% on the day.

Shell PLC (NYSE: SHEL): Goldman Sachs downgraded the legacy oil heavyweight to Neutral from Buy and trimmed its $79 price target to $76. The consensus target is $67.56. Monday’s close was at $56.86.

S&P Global Inc. (NYSE: SPGI): Atlantic Equities raised the stock to Overweight from Neutral and boosted its target price to $385 from $356. The consensus target is $381.00. The stock closed on Monday at $319.25.

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK): Wolfe Research initiated coverage with an Outperform rating and a $90 target price. The consensus target is up at $125.39. Shares ended Monday’s session at $73.58.


Syneos Health Inc. (NASDAQ: SYNH): Evercore ISI downgraded the shares to In Line from Outperform, and it slashed its $55 price target to $27. The consensus target is $57. The stock closed on Monday at $30, up a stunning 17% for the day despite mixed earnings results.

TELUS International (Cda) Inc. (NASDAQ: TIXT): Scotiabank’s downgrade to Sector Perform from Sector Outperform came with a target price reduction to $26 from $33. The consensus target is $30.50. Monday’s close at $20.26 was down almost 9% on the day despite solid earnings metrics.

Trinity Industries Inc. (NYSE: TRN): Susquehanna cut its Positive rating to Neutral and has a $30 target price. The consensus target is $33.62. The stock closed on Monday at $29.40.


Berkshire Hathaway reported disappointing third-quarter results recently, but two huge energy stocks helped buoy the rest of the portfolio. The share price of one of them doubled this year, making it a huge winner for Warren Buffett.

Monday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Altice USA, Arista Networks, Block, Cardinal Health, ConocoPhillips, Datadog, GoodRx, Monster Beverage, PepsiCo, Spirit AeroSystems, Twilio and WeWork.

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