NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- RATINGS CHANGES

Adobe (ADBE - Get Report) was initiated with a perform rating at Oppenheimer. This was a valuation call, Oppenheimer said. 

BB&T (BBT - Get Report) was upgraded to outperform from neutral at Robert Baird. The recent selloff has created a buying opportunity, Robert Baird said. 

FirstEnergy (FE - Get Report) was downgraded to hold by TheStreet Ratings. You can view the full analysis from the report here: FE Ratings Report.

Greif (GEF - Get Report) was upgraded to outperform at BMO Capital. $36 price target. This was a valuation call, based on a sum-of-the-parts analysis, BMO said. 

General Mills (GIS - Get Report)  was upgraded to equal-weight from underweight at Morgan Stanley. $56 price target. The company is cutting costs and has better earnings visibility, Morgan Stanley said. 

Hasbro (HAS - Get Report) was upgraded to overweight from neutral at Piper Jaffray. $85 price target. The stock has pulled back and Star Wars can drive near-term growth, Piper said. 

Hologic (HOLX - Get Report)  was upgraded to equal-weight from underweight by Barclays. 3D mammography demand is improving, said Barclays. 

Helmerich & Payne (HP - Get Report) was downgraded to underperform from market perform at BMO Capital. $48 price target. Estimates were also cut, as a oil recovery may be pushed out toward 2017, said BMO.

Heartware (HTWR)  was downgraded to neutral at BTIG. The company lacks near-term catalysts, said BTIG. 

SAIC (SAIC - Get Report)  was upgraded to buy from neutral at Citigroup. $55 price target. The stock is attractive, following a post-earnings selloff, Citi said. 

SolarCity (SCTY)  was upgraded to overweight at Morgan Stanley. $93 price target. This was a valuation call, as the stock is down 21% over the past month, Morgan Stanley said. 

Spark Energy (SPKE - Get Report) was initiated with a sell rating at TheStreet Ratings. You can view the full analysis from the report here: SPKE Ratings Report.

Synchrony Financial (SYF - Get Report) was initiated with a hold rating at TheStreet Ratings. You can view the full analysis from the report here: SYF Ratings Report.

AT&T (T - Get Report) was upgraded to buy at Citigroup. The stock has pulled back to an attractive valuation, Citi said. 

Textron (TXT - Get Report)  was upgraded to buy by Citigroup. This was a valuation call, based on a $50 price target, said Citi. 

STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES

Dollar Tree (DLTR - Get Report) numbers were cut at Jefferies. Shares are now seen reaching $72. Estimates were also reduced, given lower sales. Jefferies gave the stock a hold rating. 

H&R Block (HRB - Get Report) numbers were raised at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $36. Estimates also increased, as the company is buying back more stock. The stock has a neutral rating, H&R Block said. 

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