Franklin Resources ( BEN - Get Report) downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold. $40 price target. Company will likely see lower organic growth. 
Ecolab ( ECL - Get Report) downgraded at JP Morgan from Overweight to Neutral. Valuation call, based on a $120 price target. 
Global Payments ( GPN - Get Report) downgraded at Jefferies from Buy to Hold, Jefferies said. Valuation call, based on a $135 price target. 
Gap ( GPS - Get Report) downgraded at MKM from Buy to Hold, MKM Partners said. $29 price target. Expect significant margin erosion this quarter. 
Eli Lilly ( LLY - Get Report) upgraded at Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform, Credit Suisse said. $105 price target. Estimates also boosted, given higher expected Jardiance sales. 
Netflix ( NFLX - Get Report) rated new Market Perform at BMO Capital. Valuation call, based on a $115 price target. 
Transocean ( RIG - Get Report) rated new Sector Weight at Keybanc. Company still has seven speculative new builds outstanding. 
Tesla ( TSLA - Get Report) downgraded at Barclays to Underweight, Barclays said. $180 price target. Expect negative datapoints in the coming months. 
Wells Fargo ( WFC - Get Report) upgraded at JP Morgan from Neutral to Overweight, JP Morgan said. $58.50 price target. Company offers an attractive yield and near-term growth potential. 
Stock Comments / EPS Changes
Albermarle ( ALB - Get Report) added to Conviction List at Goldman Sachs. $63 price target. Better pricing should drive cash flow growth. 
Ashland ( ASH - Get Report) cut from Conviction Buy list at Goldman Sachs. $125 price target. Company lacks near-term catalysts. 

Strategy Calls / Market Calls
Autos/Parts sector upgraded at Barclays: U.S. autos and parts sector was upgraded from Negative to Neutral, Barclays said. China should see a softer landing and the Volkswagen impact should be minimal. MBLY, HAR, VC and JCI are among the analysts' top picks.  

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