3/19 Upgrades, Downgrades

UPGRADES

Baird upgrades California Water Service Group (CWT) to OUTPERFORM
Baird upgrades Piedmont Natural Gas (PNY) to OUTPERFORM
Baird upgrades Nicor (GAS) to OUTPERFORM
Baird upgrades Aqua America (WTR) to OUTPERFORM
Deutsche Bank upgrades Asbury Automotive (ABG) to BUY
Goldman Sachs upgrades Waddell & Reed (WDR) to BUY
JP Morgan upgrades Aloca (AA) to OVERWEIGHT
Morgan Stanley upgrades Life Technologies (LIFE) to OVERWEIGHT
Credit suisse upgrades Noki (NOK) to OUTPERFORM
Barclays upgrades Beckman Coulter (BEC) to OVERWEIGHT
Morgan Stanley upgrades China Telecom (CHA) to OVERWEIGHT
Cowen & Co upgrades Lowe’s (LOW) to NEUTRAL
RBC Capital upgrades Brocade (BRCD) to OUTPERFORM
Citi upgrades Sun Communities Inc (SUI) to HOLD
KeyBanc upgrades American Apparel (APP) to BUY
Rodman & Renshaw upgrades SmartHeat (HEAT) to MARKET OUTPERFORM

DOWNGRADES

BMO Capital downgrades Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN) to MARKET PERFORM
BMO Capital downgrades Scotts Miracle-Gro (SMG) to MARKET PERFORM
Goldman Sachs downgrades Alliant Techsystems (ATK) to SELL
Goldman Sachs downgrades Knight Capital (NITE) to NEUTRAL
Goldman Sachs downgrades Eaton Vance (EV) to NEUTRAL
Goldman Sachs downgrades ARM Holdings (ARMH) to NEUTRAL
JP Morgan downgrades Expedia (EXPE) to NEUTRAL
Morgan Stanley downgrades China Unicom (CHU) to EQUALWEIGHT
ThinkEquity downgrades Cerner (CERN) to SOURCE OF FUNDS
Oppenheimer downgrades Sohu.com (SOHU) to MARKET PERFORM
Citi downgrades M&T Bank Corp (MTB) to HOLD
Moody’s downgrades MGM Mirage (MGM) probability of default to Caa3, corporate family rating to Caa2
Moody’s downgrades General Growth Properties (GGP) to C
Moody’s downgrades Lincoln National (LNC) senior debt to Baa1, insurance financial strength to A1
Broadpoint.AmTech downgrades Google (GOOG) to NEUTRAL
Wedbush Morgan downgrades Big 5 Sporting Goods (BGFV) to HOLD
Wachovia downgrades Terex (TEX) to MARKET PERFORM
Pali Research downgrades Sohu.com (SOHU) to SELL
Bernstein downgrades Ericsson (ERIC) to MARKET PERFORM
Baird downgrades Graco (GGG) to UNDERPERFORM

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