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Oct 10- SunTrust Banks Inc:. *UBS raises SunTrust Banks Inc price target to $34 from $30; rating. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
*Charge to rise to 5.3 cents from 3.6 cents- source. BERLIN, Oct 10- Germany's surcharge for renewable energy will rise by 47 percent next year, a government source told Reuters on Wednesday, putting pressure on consumers, who will bear the brunt of costs of the country's energy shift away from nuclear power.
*UBS raises BB&T Corp price target to $37 from $35; rating buy. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.
*UBS raises PNC price target to $68 from $63; rating neutral. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.
Oct 10- Qlik Technologies Inc:. *UBS raises Qlik Technologies Inc to buy from neutral. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Oct 10- Tim Hortons Inc:. *UBS cuts Tim Hortons Inc to neutral from buy; raises price target to. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
OSLO, Oct 10- Norway's energy-adjusted consumer prices rose 0.9 percent year-on-year in September, at the same pace as in August, the central bank said on Wednesday. The August figure was unrevised. Norges Bank publishes energy-adjusted CPI on the same day as Statistics Norway issues other inflation data.
Oct 10- The Czech Republic's gross central government debt rose to 1.652 trillion crowns at the end of Sept, from 1.636 trillion crowns at the end of June, the Finance Ministry said on Wednesday. In the third quarter, a 0.9 billion crown loan tranche was drawn from the European Investment Bank.
Oct 10- Nevsun Resources Ltd:. *UBS cuts Nevsun Resources Ltd to neutral from buy; raises price. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
WASHINGTON, Oct 10- Many U.S. companies are less optimistic about doing business in China even though sales there are still rising, and most of those firms are planning to increase investment, according to an annual survey of business executives released on Wednesday.
Oct 10- Standard& Poor's Ratings Services said today that it had assigned its' BBB-' long-term issue rating to the proposed senior unsecured notes to be issued by Turkish beverage group Anadolu Efes Biracilik ve Malt Sanayii AS.
BIRMINGHAM, England, Oct 10- British Defence Minister Philip Hammond said on Wednesday he expected an announcement on a proposed merger between EADS and BAE "any minute".
MOSCOW, Oct 10- Russia's consumer prices rose 0.2 percent in the week to Oct 8 after rising 0.1 percent in the previous week, the Federal Statistics Service said on Wednesday. Rising inflation in Russia is concerning policymakers, with annual inflation in September running at 6.6 percent, above the central bank's 6 percent target for the year.
BRUSSELS, Oct 10- The European Union said on Wednesday it had reduced the duties imposed on screws and bolts from China after the World Trade Organisation found flaws in the way they were initially calculated. China is a subject in 21 of the European Commission's 41 ongoing investigations into subsidies and dumping.
Oct 10- True Religion Apparel Inc:. *Keybanc raises True Religion Apparel to hold from underweight. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
By Sophie Sassard LONDON, Oct 10- EADS and BAE Systems. will not ask for an extension to their merger talks on Wednesday, sources close to the negotiations said, calling an end- for now- to a plan to create the world's largest defence and aerospace company.
LONDON, Oct 10- Telephones and email accounts belonging to Indonesia's politically connected Bakrie family and their group of companies have been infiltrated and compromised, a group official said, adding the crime has been reported to Indonesian police.
BERLIN, Oct 10- German Chancellor Angela Merkel's government declined to comment on talks on a planned merger between European planemaker EADS and Britain's BAE Systems as negotiations stalled before a deadline on Wednesday.
Oct 10- Legg Mason Inc:. *Reports assets under management for September 2012. *Says reported preliminary assets under management of $651 billion as of.
*FBR cuts Noble Corp price target to $48 from $55. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.