NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- RATINGS CHANGES
Cytec Industries (CYT) was downgraded to sector weight from overweight by Keybanc said, which said the stock has moved above its prior price target of $73 following the previously announced acquisition by Solvay.
EV Energy Partners (EVEP) was downgraded to underperform from outperform by Credit Suisse, which set an $8 price target, saying that the company's current distribution payouts are at risk.
Lincoln National (LNC) - Get Report was upgraded to overweight from equal-weight by Morgan Stanley, which set a $67 price target, saying that the company's earnings power is higher than analysts' expectations.
MaxPoint Interactive (MXPT) was downgraded to sector weight from overweight by Keybanc, which said that revenue uncertainties increase the stock's risk profile.
Qlik Technologies (QLIK) was upgraded to buy from hold by Deutsche Bank, which set a $50 price target, saying that recent checks with management suggest further upside.
Torchmark (TMK) was downgraded to underweight from equal-weight by Morgan Stanley, which set a $59 price target, citing valuation, as fundamentals appear to be deteriorating.