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American States Water

(AWR) - Get American States Water Company Report

rated new Buy at Baird. $38 price target. Expect accelerating infrastructure investment opportunities and improved earned returns.

CNO Financial

(CNO) - Get CNO Financial Group, Inc. Report

rated new Outperform at Wells Fargo. Stock should reach 0.6 times expected 2011 book value.

Campbell Soup

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downgraded at Morgan Stanley from Equal-weight to Underweight. $34 price target. Soup sales should continue to underperform the broader food industry.

Lockheed Martin

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downgraded at Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal weight. Defense budgets will likely continue to shrink.


Advanced Micro

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estimates cut at Morgan Stanley through 2011. Company cut guidance, given lower notebook demand. Underweight rating.

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(BG) - Get Bunge Limited Report

target raised at Citigroup. Shares of BG now seen reaching $68. Company is cutting costs and should benefit from higher oilseed demand. Hold rating.

Clorox Company

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estimates lowered at Barclays. CLX 2011 EPS estimate trimmed to $4.38 from $4.58, 2011 set at $4.90. Maintain Overweight rating and $66 price target.

Eastman Chemical

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numbers upped at Citigroup. EMN estimates were boosted through 2011. Company is positioned well for higher propylene prices, relative to propane. Hold rating and new $79 price target.

Edwards Lifesciences

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numbers boosted at Goldman. Shares of EW now seen reaching $75. Estimates also upped, given the positive Partner trial results. Neutral rating.

Illinois Tool

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added to Top Picks Live list at Citigroup. Positive meeting with management reinforces strong early- and mid-cycle demand. $52 price target.



target reduced at UBS. Shares of LO now seen reaching $93. Potential menthol ban adds near-term risk to the stock. Buy rating.


(NKE) - Get NIKE, Inc. Class B Report

price target raised at Barclays to $90 from $85 on strong 1Q11 results. Maintain Overweight rating.


(NKE) - Get NIKE, Inc. Class B Report

estimates, target increased at Goldman. NKE estimates were raised through 2013. Company is seeing accelerating order trends. Buy rating and new $87 price target.


estimates, target raised at Piper. Shares of PCLN now seen reaching $380. Estimates also increased, based on improving industry fundamentals. Overweight rating.

Tibco Software


numbers upped at Goldman through 2012. Company continues to post strong license sales growth. Neutral rating and $18.50 price target.

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