Moody's (MCO +1.7%) is raised to Buy from Hold with a higher $51 price target at Benchmark,...

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Moody's (MCO +1.7%) is raised to Buy from Hold with a higher $51 price target at Benchmark, which says U.S. debt issuance has recovered strongly in recent weeks and should remain strong in upcoming months and well into 2013, helped by comparisons with last year's weak H2.