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Top 10 Pre-Market Analyst Calls (AXL, JCI, RATE, CBEY, DISCA, ETFC, FNM, KBR, RIMM, UAUA, VNR)

These are not the only impact analyst calls this morning, but these are the ones that 24/7 Wall St. is focusing on:

  • American Axle (AXL) & Johnson Controls (JCI) both downgraded to Equal Weight at Lehman.
  • Bankrate (RATE) raised to Buy at Merriman Curhan Ford.
  • Cbeyond (CBEY) raised to Outperform at Wachovia.
  • Discovery (DISCA) raised to Outperform at Wachovia.
  • E*Trade (ETFC) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at B of A.
  • Fannie Mae (FNM) estimates cut sharply at Goldman Sachs.
  • KBR (KBR) raised to Buy at UBS.
  • Research in Motion (RIMM) downgraded to Market Perform at Morgan Keegan.
  • UAL (UAUA) downgraded to Equal Weight at Lehman.
  • Vanguard Natural Resources (VNR) started as Buy at Jefferies.

Jon C. Ogg
December 3, 2007

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