Equities Research Analysts’ downgrades for Wednesday, December 6th:

Aetna (NYSE:AET) was downgraded by analysts at Argus from a buy rating to a hold rating.

AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) was downgraded by analysts at Guggenheim from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

Bloomin' Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN) was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. to a market perform rating.

Chemours (NYSE:CC) was downgraded by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

Edison International (NYSE:EIX) was downgraded by analysts at Mizuho from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

Henry Schein (NASDAQ:HSIC) was downgraded by analysts at Morgan Stanley from an equal weight rating to an underweight rating.

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IRWD) was downgraded by analysts at Mizuho from a buy rating to a neutral rating. They currently have $16.00 target price on the stock.

Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE:MMC) was downgraded by analysts at UBS AG from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG) was downgraded by analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods from a market perform rating to an underperform rating.

Novartis (NYSE:NVS) was downgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corp from a neutral rating to an underperform rating.

Patterson Companies (NASDAQ:PDCO) was downgraded by analysts at Morgan Stanley from an equal weight rating to an underweight rating.

Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) was downgraded by analysts at Loop Capital from a buy rating to a hold rating.

Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) was downgraded by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada from an outperform rating to a sector perform rating.

Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) was downgraded by analysts at Macquarie from an outperform rating to a neutral rating.

Sanofi (NYSE:SNY) was downgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corp from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

Shiseido (OTCMKTS:SSDOY) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “SHISEIDO CO., LTD. is a Japan-based company engaged in the manufacturing and sale of cosmetics, toiletries, beauty products, health foods, beauty foods and pharmaceuticals. The Company operates in three business segments. The Domestic Cosmetics segment offers cosmetics, toiletries, beauty products, health foods, beauty foods and pharmaceuticals to the domestic market, as well as provides mail order service. The Overseas Cosmetic segment offers cosmetics, toiletries and beauty products to overseas markets. The Others segment is engaged in the the manufacture and sale of cosmetics materials, pharmaceuticals for medical uses and aesthetic medical cosmetics, the sale of clothing and miscellaneous goods, the management and sale of real estates, as well as the restaurant business. “

Timken Steel (NYSE:TMST) was downgraded by analysts at KeyCorp to an underweight rating.

Third Point Reinsurance (NYSE:TPRE) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. is a property and casualty reinsurance company. The Company operates in two segments: Property and Casualty Reinsurance and Catastrophe Risk Management. Third Point engages in underwriting property, auto, workers compensation, and crop quota share contracts for insurance and reinsurance companies. It also underwrites property catastrophe exposures and writes excess of loss catastrophe reinsurance. Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. is based in Bermuda. “

Terumo (OTCMKTS:TRUMY) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Terumo Corporation is engaged in the manufacture and sales of medical products and equipment. The products offered by the Company covers General Hospital Products, Cardiac & Vascular Products, Blood Transfusion Products and Consumer Healthcare Products. General hospital products offered by it include Disposable Medical Equipment, Medical Electronic Products, Diabetes Care Products, CAPD Systems and Pharmaceuticals; Cardiac & Vascular Products include Interventional Systems, Cardiovascular Systems and Artificial Vascular Grafts. Terumo’s Blood Transfusion products include blood bags, blood filter, filter in line, blood administration sets and apheresis, while consumer healthcare products include ear thermometer, electronic thermometer, basal body thermometer, electronic sphygmomanometer, urine test strip and leg compression stockings. Terumo Corporation is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. “

Venator Materials (NYSE:VNTR) was downgraded by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc from a buy rating to a neutral rating.

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