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Upgrades/Downgrades: STP to Sell, TRN & JASO to Buy; ORA Upgraded to Accumulate

Hat tip to StreetInsider.com for the following upgrade/downgrade notes:

Hapoalim downgrades Suntech Power (STP) to Sell with a $9 price target, citing escalating solar module price war.
The firm said, “Evidenced by Ersol’s recent decision to adjust the mid-point of its CY09 EBIT guidance to “negative” vs. +12% before (due to a “sig. drop in prices of solar modules”), we believe “Tier 1” module vendors are beginning to react to price aggression by Chinese solar … Read the rest

KeyBanc Upgrades Trinity (TRN) & Kaydon (KDN) After American Wind Energy Show

Hat tip to StreetInsider.com for this report:

Trinity Industries (TRN) is getting an upgrade from Hold to Buy and Kaydon (KDN) gets a price target upgrade from $36 to $44 by Key Banc after the firm attended the American Wind Energy Association show in Chicago.

KeyBanc analyst says, “After recently attending the American Wind Energy Association’s show in Chicago, we are much more enthusiastic about the wind story for 2010, and we are upgrading our … Read the rest

Trinity Industries (TRN) Wind Turbine Biz Continues to Grow

.. and that’s the positive.  Trinity Industries (TRN) reported awful earnings after the bell today but you wouldn’t know it by looking at the press release headline: Trinity Reports Solid 4th Quarter Results.  You wouldn’t know it by reading the comments of the CEO either: “Our fourth quarter results demonstrated the positive aspects of the diversification of our portfolio of businesses during a tough economy.”  Oh yeah?

Here are the facts:

The company matched analyst … Read the rest