RATINGS CHANGES

Avon Products (AVP - Get Report) was downgraded to neutral from overweight at Piper Jaffray. The valuation is less attractive, based on a $5 price target, Piper said. 

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

Corning (GLW - Get Report) was upgraded to buy from neutral at Goldman Sachs. $26 price target. The LCD cycle is approaching a cyclical bottom, Goldman said. 

Hertz (HTZ - Get Report) was downgraded to neutral from outperform at Credit Suisse. $12 price target. Earnings estimates were also cut given the company's new guidance, Credit Suisse said. 

L Brands (LB - Get Report) was downgraded to neutral from buy at Goldman Sachs. The company was also removed from the conviction buy list. $91 price target. Restructuring affects the near-term growth outlook, Goldman said. 

Starbucks (SBUX - Get Report) was downgraded to hold from buy at Deutsche Bank. The valuation isn't as attractive, based on a $64 price target, Deutsche said. 

Weyerhaeuser (WY - Get Report) was upgraded to Buy at TheStreet Ratings. You can view the full analysis from the report here: WY.

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