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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Check Point, Coca-Cola, Kraft Heinz, PepsiCo, UnitedHealth and Many More

Cigna Corp. (NYSE: CI) was started as Overweight with a $185 price target (versus a $165.50 close) at Morgan Stanley.

Cytosorbents Corp. (NASDAQ: CTSO) was started as Outperform and assigned a $7 target price (versus a $3.95 closing price) at Cowen.

Danaher Corp. (NYSE: DHR) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy with a $95 fair value estimate (versus an $85.73 closing price) at Janney Capital.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (NYSE: DPS) was raised to Outperform from Market Perform with a $105 price target (versus a $92.29 close) at BMO Capital Markets.

FireEye Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) was started as Neutral and was given a $17 price target (versus a $15.79 close) at Susquehanna.

Fortinet Inc. (NASDAQ: FTNT) was started as Neutral and was given a $45 price target at Susquehanna.

HCA Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: HCA) was started as Equal Weight with a $90 target price (versus an $82.48 close) at Morgan Stanley.

HD Supply Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HDS) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Drexel Hamilton.

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) was started as Overweight with a $262 price target (versus a $233.50 close) at Morgan Stanley.

Imax Corp. (NYSE: IMAX) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Benchmark.

Imperva Inc. (NASDAQ: IMPV) was started as Positive with a $60 price target (versus a $50.80 close) at Susquehanna.

Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) was reiterated as Buy and with a $50 target (versus a $39.16 close) at Jefferies, noting that it is a top turnaround story.

LifePoint Health Inc. (NASDAQ: LPNT) was started as Equal Weight with a $65 target price (versus a $61.50 close) at Morgan Stanley.

Molina Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: MOH) was started as Underweight and was given a $65 target price (versus a $68.02 close) at Morgan Stanley.

Palo Alto Networks Inc. (NYSE: PANW) was started as Neutral and was given a $145 price target at Susquehanna.

Proofpoint Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT) was started as Positive and assigned a $106 target price (versus a $90.87 close) at Susquehanna.

Rent-A-Center Inc. (NASDAQ: RCII) was downgraded to Sell from Hold with an $8 price target (versus a $12.94 close) at Loop Capital.

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) was started as Neutral and was given a $68 price target at Susquehanna.

Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) was started as Neutral and was given a $32 price target at Susquehanna.

Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF) was reiterated as Buy with a $40 target (versus a $28.29 close) at Jefferies, with the firm noting it is a top pick in the card-issuer space.

Teladoc Inc. (NYSE: TDOC) was reiterated as Outperform and the price target was raised to $40 from $27 (versus a $33.45 close) at Oppenheimer.

Universal Health Services Inc. (NYSE: UHS) was started as Equal Weight with a $124 price target (versus a $113.50 close) at Morgan Stanley.

WellCare Health Plans Inc. (NYSE: WCG) was started as Equal Weight with a $183 (versus a $177.36 close) price target at Morgan Stanley.

Tuesday’s top analyst calls included Apple, Bluebird Bio, Dunkin’ Brands, Hartford Financial, ITT, Tyson Foods and over a dozen more.

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