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Oct 9- Julius Baer Group:. international wealth management business of Bank of America Merrill Lynch. outside the United States and Japan.
*Barclays raises Delphi Automotive price target to $42 from $37;. *Barclays raises Visteon Corp price target to $53 from $47; rating. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
TOKYO, Oct 9- Japan's service sector sentiment index slipped to 41.2 in September, a Cabinet Office survey showed on Tuesday, damaged by rising worries about the economic outlook. The Cabinet Office said Japan's economy has been weakening recently, compared with its previous view that the economy had been picking up moderately but was showing weak movements.
Oct 9- Greene King PLC:. *Barclays cuts Greene King Plc to equal weight from overweight. Reuters Station users, click. 1580.
*Barclays cuts Metro AG to equal weight from overweight; target. price to 23 euros from 32 euros. Reuters Station users, click. 1580.
Oct 9- Mitchells and Butlers PLC:. *Barclays raises Mitchells and Butlers Plc to overweight from equal. Reuters Station users, click. 1580.
*Barclays starts Turkish banks with a positive view. *Barclays starts Isbank Akbank Garanti with. overweight rating* Barclays starts Halkbank Yapi kredi with equal weight rating.
SINGAPORE, Oct 9- An ethnic Chinese Singapore trade union executive was sacked after she posted expletives-laden comments about Malay weddings on Facebook, remarks so offensive they prompted the prime minister and other politicians to complain.
*SocGen cuts Carlsberg A/S to sell from hold. *SocGen cuts Carlsberg A/S price target to Dkk 460 from Dkk 532. Reuters Station users, click. 1580.
*SocGen raises Nestle SA to buy from hold. ( (For a summary of rating actions and price target changes on European companies:. Reuters Station users, click. 1580.
ATHENS, Greece-- German leader Angela Merkel arrived amid draconian security measures and a mass protest in Athens Tuesday for her first visit to Greece since the eurozone crisis began there three years ago.
Oct 9- Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc:. *RBC raises Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc price target to $52 from $50;. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Oct 9- Progress Software Corp:. *Jefferies cuts Progress Software Corp price target to $21 from $23;. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Oct 9- High Arctic Energy Services Inc:. *National Bank Financial starts High Arctic Energy Services Inc with. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
*Lawmakers call for stronger FDA role. *Supreme Court may have to settle legal questions. Democratic lawmakers said the new crisis showed it was time for Congress to strengthen the FDA's hand in overseeing this side of the drug industry.
*Canaccord Genuity raises DexCom Inc price target to $20 from $14;. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.
Oct 9- Franklin Resources Inc:. *UBS raises Franklin Resources Inc price target to $130 from $120;. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
gains 0.51 percent, while the 50- share NSE index is up 0.48 percent. *Asian shares rise on Tuesday but were capped by concerns over global growth prospects, especially in the world's second-biggest economy China and expected weak U.S. corporate earnings. gains 1.4 percent, while HDFC Bank.
*Jefferies cuts Edison International to hold from buy. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.
*Jefferies raises Accuray Inc price target to $10 from $8; rating buy. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.