RATINGS CHANGES

Brown Forman (BF.B) was downgraded to neutral from buy at Sterne Agee. The valuation was no longer as attractive, Sterne said. 

Colgate-Palmolive (CL) - Get Report was downgraded to neutral from buy at Sterne Agee, because its valuation was no longer as attractive. 

Clorox (CLX) - Get Report was downgraded to neutral from buy at Sterne Agee. Analysts see limited upside near-term potential, Sterne said. 

DineEquity (DIN) - Get Report was upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings. You can view the full analysis from the report here: DIN.

Emcore (EME) - Get Report was downgraded to neutral from buy at DA Davidson. $50 price target. The earnings outlook has diminished, DA Davidson said. 

Kraft Heinz (KHC) - Get Report was upgraded to overweight from neutral at JPMorgan. $85 price target. The company has powerful and diverse growth drivers, JPMorgan said. 

Coca-Cola (KO) - Get Report was downgraded to neutral from buy at Sterne Agee. The industry is challenged and the company continues to face currency headwinds, Sterne said. 

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Palo Alto Networks (PANW) - Get Report was upgraded to buy from neutral at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. $210 price target. The company can continue to deliver robust growth, analysts said. 

PepsiCo (PEP) - Get Report was downgraded to neutral from buy at Sterne Agee. The company needs to cut more costs or break up the business to enhance valuation, Sterne said. 

PRA Group (PRAA) - Get Report was downgraded to market perform from outperform at JMP Securities. The company lowered its long-term growth target, JMP said. 

St. Jude Medical (STJ) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings. You can view the full analysis from the report here: STJ.

Southwestern Energy (SWN) - Get Report was downgraded to underperform from buy at Jefferies. $4 price target. The company has depleting assets and mounting debt, Jefferies said. 

Targa Resources (TRGP) - Get Report was upgraded to neutral from underperform at Credit Suisse. $36 price target. The company has improved its positioning and balancing sheet, Credit Suisse said. 

Tupperware (TUP) - Get Report was downgraded to sector weight at Keybanc. The company lacks near-term catalysts, Keybanc said. 

Westar Energy (WR) was downgraded to market perform from outperform at Jefferies based on its valuation. 

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