• Kinder Morgan (KMR) upgraded by JPMorgan from Neutral to Overweight
  • NorthWestern (NWE) upgraded by KeyBanc from Hold to Buy
  • Cisco (CSCO) upgraded by Davenport from Neutral to Buy
  • ViroPharma (VPHM) upgraded by Caris from Average to Above Average
  • Allete (ALE) upgraded by Ladenburg from Neutral to Buy



  • Bally Technologies (BYI) downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold
  • Staples (SPLS) downgraded by Citigroup from Neutral to Sell
  • Philip Morris (PM) downgraded by Renaissance Capital from Hold to Sell
  • Convergys (CVG) downgraded by Oppenheimer from Outperform to Perform
  • Digital Domain Media (DDMG) downgraded by Janney Capital from Buy to Neutral
  • Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) downgraded by Macquarie from Neutral to Underperform
  • Applied Materials (AMAT) downgraded by CLSA from Outperform to Underperform
  • Applied Materials (AMAT) downgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Negative
  • Boston Private Financial (BPFH) downgraded by Fig Partners from Outperform to Market Perform
  • Lone Pine Resources (LPR) downgraded by JPMorgan from Overweight to Neutral 


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