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RELATED QUOTES

SymbolPriceChange
ANR0.285+0.007
FIS62.37+0.05
FISV83.85-0.26
GEAPP0.00
BARC.L262.95-3.45

LONDON (ShareCast) - Top US stock recommendations of the day:

ALPHA NATURAL RESOURCES (NYSE: ANR - news) : Dahlman Rose upgrades to buy from hold, price target of $12.

FIDELITY NATIONAL INFORMATION SERVICES (NYSE: FIS - news) : UBS (Berlin: UBRA.BE - news) initiates coverage at buy.

FISERV (NasdaqGS: FISV - news) : UBS initiates coverage at neutral.

GENERAL ELECTRIC (Other OTC: GEAPP - news) : Oppenheimer reiterates overweight rating, price target of $25 (vs. $24).

GOOGLE (NasdaqGS: GOOG - news) : Citi raises price target to $830 (vs. $800). Cantor Fitzgerald reiterates buy rating, price target of $900 (vs. $820). Needham & Co reiterates buy rating. Nomura reiterates buy rating, price target of $860. Barclays (LSE: BARC.L - news) reiterates overweight rating, price target of $850 (vs. $800).

HARTFORD FINANCIAL SERVICES: FBR Capital downgrades to neutral from overweight, price target of $25.

VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS: Canaccord upgrades to buy from hold.

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