Early Bird Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (CHA, CHH, CMCSA, GOOG, ID, PAS, ACF, ERIC, NCC, NWS, NOK, PCTI, RAH, SHW)

October 28, 2008 by Douglas A. McIntyre

These are some of the top pre-market analyst upgrades and downgrades we are seeing from Wall Street firms this Tuesday morning with more than two hours to the open:

  • China Telecom (CHA) Raised to Buy at UBS.
  • Choice Hotels (CHH) Raised To Neutral From Underweight at JPMorgan.
  • Comcast (CMCSA) Started as Outperform at Credit Suisse.
  • Google (GOOG) Started as Outperform at Credit Suisse.
  • L-1 Identity Solutions (ID) Raised to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan.
  • PepsiAmericas (PAS) Raised to Buy at UBS.

  • AmeriCredit (ACF) Cut to Underperform at KBW.
  • Ericsson (ERIC) Cut to Sell at Goldman Sachs.
  • National City (NCC) Cut to Market Perform at KBW.
  • News Corp. (NWS) Cut to Neutral at Credit Suisse.
  • Nokia (NOK) Cut to Sell at Goldman Sachs.
  • PC-Tel (PCTI) Cut to Neutral at Baird.
  • Ralcorp Holdings (RAH) Cut to Neutral at Credit Suisse.
  • Sherwin-Williams (SHW) Cut to Neutral at JPMorgan.

Jon C. Ogg
October 28, 2008