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Cabela’s Inc. (NYSE: CAB) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo.
Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. (NASDAQ: DNKN) was downgraded to Neutral from Overweight and with a $42.00 price target at Piper Jaffray.
East West Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: EWBC) was raised to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo.
FireEye Inc. (FEYE) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Wedbush Securities.
GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE: GNC) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Sterne Agee CRT.
Kimberly-Clark Corp. (NYSE: KMB) was raised to Buy from Hold with a $135.00 price target (versus a $120.80 close) at Societe Generale.
Luxottica Group SpA (NYSE: LUX) was downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Co. (NYSE: MJN) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform but the $86 price target was maintained (versus a $79.25 close) at Credit Suisse.
Pacific Biosciences of California Inc. (NASDAQ: PACB) was raised to Overweight from Neutral and the price target was raised to $9.00 from $7.00 (versus a $7.13 close) at Piper Jaffray.
Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ: PLXS) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy and the target price was cut to $41 from $44 (versus a $39.84 close) at Goldman Sachs.
Sanmina-SCI Corp. (NASDAQ: SANM) was downgraded to Sell from Neutral with a $19.00 price target at Goldman Sachs.
Stericycle Inc. (NASDAQ: SRCL) was downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at R.W. Baird.
Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) was started with a Neutral rating and was assigned a $38.00 price target (versus a $32.10 close) at Goldman Sachs.
ZS Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: ZSPH) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight with a $76.00 price target (versus a $63.92 close, after a 19% gain) at Morgan Stanley.
If you missed Thursday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades, they included eBay, GoDaddy, Kinder Morgan, Owens Corning, SanDisk, Texas Instruments, VMware and more.