Compania Cervecerias Unidas S…. (NYSE:CCU)

Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (BRK-A, KO, CCU, DD, EMC, EOG, GDI, AWAY, JBHT, KLAC, NTAP, PG, SBUX, HOT, TSRA, TXN, WTW, YUM)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Tuesday morning. AECOM Technology Corp. (NYSE: ACM) Reiterated Buy with $33 target ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (BRK-A, KO, CCU, DD, EMC, EOG, GDI, AWAY, JBHT, KLAC, NTAP, PG, SBUX, HOT, TSRA, TXN, WTW, YUM)

You already know about the S&P U.S. credit rating downgrade, but these are some of the top equity analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this ...
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Media Digest 5/29/2008 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

According to Reuters, Yahoo! (YHOO) says Microsoft (MSFT) is not longer anxious for a merger.Reuters said Exxon (XOM) investors voted to keep the chairman and CEO jobs together.Reuters reports that ...
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Bell Canada (BCE): The Battle For The Last Great LBO

The skulduggery of banks who want out of LBOs is already widely known, and expected. Big financial companies have tried to put the legs out from under a deal to ...
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Media Digest 5/14/2008 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

According to Reuters, lenders and Clear Channel (CCU) have reached an agreement for an LBO of the company.Reuters writes that Carl Icahn may mount a proxy fight for control of ...
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Media Digest 5/13/2008 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

According to Reuters, HP (HPQ) plans to buy EDS (EDS) to better compete with IBM (IBM). Reuters writes that AIG (AIG) says it sees no reason to follow the request ...
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Clear Channel (CCU) Pistol Whips It Banks? (C)(DB)(MS)(CS)(RBS)(WB)

Clear Channel (CCU) has a leveraged buy-out in place. Of course, like many of these deals cut last years, the banks tried to walk out a side door. often claiming ...
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Media Digest 4/29/2008 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

According to Reuters, Cadbury is looking at buying Hershey. Reuters writes that banks being sued by Clear Channel (CCU) have asked for a delay of a Texas trial.Reuters reports that ...
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Media Digest 4/11/2008 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

According to Reuters, Bernanke says that the current financial system can be fixed. Reuters writes that Google (GOOG) is using Frank Quattrone as its investment bank advisor.Reuters reports that banks ...
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Top 10 Pre-Market Analyst Calls (ATHN, BBBY, CNQ, CCU, COCO, EL, ESI, CRM, PCU, URBN)

Below are the top analyst calls we are focusing on this Wednesday morning in pre-market trading:AthenaHealth (NASDAQ: ATHN) started as Outperform at JMP Securities.Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ: BBBY) cut ...
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Who Will Buy Sirius (SIRI): If It Has To Be Sold?

Once The Justice Department cleared the merger of Sirius (NASDAQ: SIRI) with XM Satellite (NASDAQ: XMSR) and there was some anticipation that the deal would get done the shares of ...
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Media Digest 4/1/2008 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

According to Reuters, US car sales for March are likely to be off sharply.Reuters writes that Microsoft (MSFT) will not raise its bid for Yahoo!  (YHOO)Reuters reports that UBS (UBS) ...
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Media Digest 3/27/2008 Reuters, WSJ, NYT, FT, Bloomberg

According to Reuters, Oppenheimer cut is earnings forecasts for Merrill Lynch (MER) and UBS (UBS) a day after cutting Citigroup (C) and Bank of America (BAC).Reuters reports that the Meriwether ...
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Media Digest 3/26/2008 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

According to Reuters, Comcast (CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable (TWC) are in talks to fund a wireless venture to be operated by Clearwire (CLWR) and Sprint (S).Reuters writes that new ...
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Clear Channel (CCU): Another Buy-Out Heads To Trash Bin

Thomas H. Lee and Bain Capital agreed to buy broadcast company Clear Channel (CCU) for $39.20 a share. As usual, several banks are putting up most of the money, an ...
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