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Here are Tuesday's top research calls, including upgrades for Chesapeake Energy, McCormick and Time Warner, and a downgrade for VF Corp.
Cree's (CREE) stock rating was cut to 'equal weight' at Stephens on Wednesday.
Futures pointed northward Wednesday evening amid hopes of another rosy earnings season.