Shoppers walk through the King of Prussia mall in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.
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Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
Sunrun — The solar stock popped 10% after Simmons Energy, a division of Piper Sandler, upgraded the stock to overweight from neutral. The firm said in a note to client that the recent pullback in solar stocks was puzzling and that shares of Sunrun could jump more than 60%.
Simon Property Group – Shares of the real estate company jumped more than 3% after Jefferies upgraded the stock to “buy” from “hold.” The Wall Street firm said pent-up consumer demand and less bad debt are good signs for the mall operator.