After John Nallin finally announced his intent to resign from Information Services, UPS is upgraded to neutral. John, the man of the famous quote, "we will always be an OS/2 AS400 shop and we will never buy UNIX" is gone. We will all miss his leadership(and yelling and screaming and demeaning and fear tactics). LONDON (MarketWatch) -- United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS : united parcel service inc Last: 73.12+0.84+1.16% 11:33am 02/01/2007 UPS was upgraded to neutral from sell at Merrill Lynch, which cited valuation after the shares fell around 10% since July. The broker said UPS' next-day-air and freight divisions face tough comparisons in the first half of 2007, but comparisons will ease in the second half of the year. It added international express volumes should continue to grow at double-digit rates.