RATINGS CHANGES

Cree (CREE - Get Report) was upgraded to overweight from neutral at Piper Jaffray. $37 price target. Recent lighting distributor checks have been positive, Piper said. 

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

Express Scripts (ESRX) was downgraded to sell from hold at Credit Suisse. $61 price target. Troubles with Anthem will likely have a material earnings impact, Credit Suisse said. 

Expedia (EXPE - Get Report) was downgraded to sell from hold at Stifel. $95 price target. The company is leveraged to macro risks, Stifel said.

First Republic (FRC - Get Report) was upgraded to buy from hold at Jefferies. $70 price target. Costs are moderating, and the company is seeing higher wealth management revenue and loan growth, Jefferies said. 

Perrigo (PRGO - Get Report) was downgraded to sell from neutral at Goldman Sachs. $124 price target. The company does not deserve its premium valuation, Goldman said. 

Stifel Financial (SF - Get Report) was downgraded to underperform from neutral at Credit Suisse. $27 price target. The company is facing multiple headwinds, Credit Suisse said. 

Six Flags Entertainment  (SIX - Get Report) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings. You can view the full analysis from the report here: SIX.

Triumph (TGI - Get Report) was upgraded to buy from underperform at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. $35 price target. The valuation is attractive, based on strong cash flow, analysts said. 

WellCare (WCG - Get Report) was upgraded to overweight from neutral at JPMorgan. $114 price target. The company is leveraged to a better Medicare Advantage outlook, JPMorgan said. 

WellCare was upgraded to neutral from underperform at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. $94 price target. The company has multiple potential growth catalysts, analysts said.

 

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