S&P 500 Analyst Target Price Changes for Oct. 26

The following table details daily changes in average analyst 12-month target price forecasts for companies in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

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                            Oct. 26  Oct. 25   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2011     2011  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Higher target price              44       65
Lower target price               55       48
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Robert Half Intl             $32.27   $29.67     8.8%   $25.27    $7.00    27.7%
F5 Networks                 $104.90   $99.55     5.4%   $88.76   $16.14    18.2%
Molex Inc                    $23.73   $23.09     2.8%   $23.30    $0.43     1.8%
Total System Services        $19.87   $19.40     2.4%   $18.71    $1.16     6.2%
Plum Creek Timber            $40.83   $40.00     2.1%   $36.93    $3.90    10.6%
Ecolab Inc                   $61.09   $60.20     1.5%   $52.66    $8.43    16.0%
VF Corp.                    $146.69  $144.63     1.4%  $132.90   $13.79    10.4%
Xerox Corp                   $10.00    $9.86     1.4%    $8.02    $1.98    24.7%
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                            Oct. 26  Oct. 25   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2011     2011  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Texas Instruments Inc        $33.21   $32.78     1.3%   $30.95    $2.26     7.3%
Coach Inc                    $70.25   $69.46     1.1%   $61.56    $8.69    14.1%
Invesco Ltd                  $24.00   $23.75     1.1%   $18.80    $5.20    27.7%
HCP Inc.                     $36.92   $36.54     1.0%   $37.77   -$0.85    -2.3%
DTE Energy                   $51.69   $51.19     1.0%   $51.13    $0.56     1.1%
Republic Services            $35.33   $35.00     0.9%   $29.44    $5.89    20.0%
NRG Energy                   $24.78   $24.56     0.9%   $20.92    $3.86    18.5%
United Parcel Service        $83.52   $82.79     0.9%   $69.35   $14.17    20.4%
Fidelity National Info       $34.67   $34.38     0.8%   $25.91    $8.76    33.8%
Sherwin-Williams             $83.44   $82.75     0.8%   $83.15    $0.29     0.3%
Ventas Inc                   $54.50   $54.08     0.8%   $53.03    $1.47     2.8%
Kimberly-Clark Corp          $73.69   $73.15     0.7%   $69.55    $4.14     6.0%
Mosaic Co                    $75.63   $75.13     0.7%   $57.84   $17.79    30.8%
McKesson                     $95.38   $94.78     0.6%   $76.13   $19.25    25.3%
Life Technologies Corp       $51.27   $50.96     0.6%   $40.48   $10.79    26.7%
CIGNA Corp                   $53.70   $53.40     0.6%   $44.92    $8.78    19.5%
PACCAR Inc.                  $51.13   $50.85     0.6%   $41.50    $9.63    23.2%
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                            Oct. 26  Oct. 25   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2011     2011  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Simon Property Group        $128.56  $127.88     0.5%  $121.11    $7.45     6.2%
Time Warner Cable            $84.05   $83.62     0.5%   $70.31   $13.74    19.5%
KeyCorp                       $8.12    $8.08     0.5%    $6.94    $1.18    17.0%
O’Reilly Automotive          $71.00   $70.71     0.4%   $70.91    $0.09     0.1%
Red Hat Inc                  $49.35   $49.15     0.4%   $46.46    $2.89     6.2%
KLA-Tencor                   $47.25   $47.06     0.4%   $44.82    $2.43     5.4%
Health Care REIT             $52.46   $52.27     0.4%   $50.44    $2.02     4.0%
Electronic Arts Inc          $25.67   $25.58     0.4%   $24.47    $1.20     4.9%
Humana Inc                   $91.09   $90.82     0.3%   $79.70   $11.39    14.3%
Coventry Health Care         $36.33   $36.25     0.2%   $32.00    $4.33    13.5%
Duke Energy Corp             $19.42   $19.38     0.2%   $20.14   -$0.72    -3.6%
Eaton Corp                   $53.72   $53.61     0.2%   $43.14   $10.58    24.5%
Yum! Brands Inc              $59.35   $59.24     0.2%   $52.84    $6.51    12.3%
CF Industries               $186.23  $185.95     0.2%  $157.90   $28.33    17.9%
ACE Ltd                      $76.28   $76.21     0.1%   $69.00    $7.28    10.6%
QUALCOMM Inc.                $65.34   $65.29     0.1%   $52.32   $13.02    24.9%
Newmont Mining               $79.60   $79.55     0.1%   $64.84   $14.76    22.8%
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                            Oct. 26  Oct. 25   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2011     2011  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Symantec Corp                $22.26   $22.25     0.0%   $18.54    $3.72    20.1%
Range Resources              $76.69   $76.66     0.0%   $70.37    $6.32     9.0%
Coca-Cola Enterprises        $30.84   $30.86    -0.1%   $25.06    $5.78    23.1%
Laboratory Crp Of Amer       $93.56   $93.63    -0.1%   $84.07    $9.49    11.3%
AT&T Inc                     $31.26   $31.30    -0.1%   $28.41    $2.85    10.0%
Verizon Communications       $38.95   $39.00    -0.1%   $36.19    $2.76     7.6%
Walgreen                     $39.97   $40.03    -0.1%   $33.82    $6.15    18.2%
Sigma-Aldrich                $75.44   $75.56    -0.2%   $66.41    $9.03    13.6%
Visa Inc                    $103.38  $103.63    -0.2%   $90.68   $12.70    14.0%
Scripps Networks             $49.43   $49.57    -0.3%   $42.14    $7.29    17.3%
Boston Properties Inc       $106.14  $106.50    -0.3%   $92.99   $13.15    14.1%
Illinois Tool Works          $54.94   $55.13    -0.3%   $45.65    $9.29    20.4%
Bank Of New York Mellon      $26.42   $26.52    -0.4%   $20.74    $5.68    27.4%
Express Scripts Inc          $58.31   $58.60    -0.5%   $38.51   $19.80    51.4%
Northern Trust Corp          $44.17   $44.39    -0.5%   $39.38    $4.79    12.2%
Roper Industries             $89.00   $89.50    -0.6%   $78.50   $10.50    13.4%
M & T Bank Corp              $84.74   $85.23    -0.6%   $74.96    $9.78    13.0%
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                            Oct. 26  Oct. 25   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2011     2011  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Caterpillar Inc             $112.47  $113.16    -0.6%   $89.89   $22.58    25.1%
Nucor Corp                   $43.46   $43.75    -0.7%   $36.56    $6.90    18.9%
Ryder System Inc             $64.64   $65.09    -0.7%   $46.85   $17.79    38.0%
C.H. Robinson Worldwide      $79.63   $80.19    -0.7%   $74.88    $4.75     6.3%
Baker Hughes Inc             $86.20   $86.92    -0.8%   $55.41   $30.79    55.6%
Alcoa Inc                    $13.10   $13.23    -1.0%   $10.14    $2.96    29.2%
National Oilwell Varco       $88.32   $89.24    -1.0%   $67.99   $20.33    29.9%
Boeing Co                    $82.84   $83.72    -1.1%   $63.72   $19.12    30.0%
Corning Inc                  $19.11   $19.33    -1.1%   $13.72    $5.39    39.3%
Amgen Inc                    $65.80   $66.56    -1.1%   $56.45    $9.35    16.6%
Fluor Corp                   $75.29   $76.18    -1.2%   $55.79   $19.50    35.0%
Cummins Inc                 $121.86  $123.36    -1.2%   $93.81   $28.05    29.9%
Zions Bancorporation         $21.83   $22.10    -1.2%   $16.72    $5.11    30.6%
Quest Diagnostics            $58.08   $58.80    -1.2%   $56.50    $1.58     2.8%
Citrix Systems Inc           $73.76   $74.72    -1.3%   $65.29    $8.47    13.0%
Western Union Co             $22.58   $22.94    -1.6%   $17.07    $5.51    32.3%
Rockwell Collins             $63.75   $64.79    -1.6%   $54.63    $9.12    16.7%
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                            Oct. 26  Oct. 25   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2011     2011  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Waters Corp                  $89.60   $91.10    -1.6%   $78.90   $10.70    13.6%
Jacobs Engineering Group     $51.12   $52.06    -1.8%   $38.01   $13.11    34.5%
Tellabs Inc                   $4.85    $4.94    -1.8%    $4.36    $0.49    11.2%
Lexmark International        $32.11   $32.78    -2.0%   $29.22    $2.89     9.9%
NYSE Euronext                $38.54   $39.39    -2.2%   $25.95   $12.59    48.5%
Peabody Energy Corp          $64.14   $66.00    -2.8%   $39.66   $24.48    61.7%
MetLife Inc.                 $44.00   $45.33    -2.9%   $32.83   $11.17    34.0%
Du Pont (E.I.) De Nemours    $56.08   $57.83    -3.0%   $44.94   $11.14    24.8%
JDS Uniphase                 $17.11   $17.65    -3.1%   $10.28    $6.83    66.4%
Reynolds American            $39.25   $40.50    -3.1%   $38.04    $1.21     3.2%
Broadcom Corp-Cl A           $42.41   $43.86    -3.3%   $35.80    $6.61    18.5%
CR Bard                      $97.07  $100.54    -3.5%   $87.70    $9.37    10.7%
Macy’S Inc                   $34.06   $35.52    -4.1%   $30.56    $3.50    11.5%
Amazon.Com Inc              $240.08  $251.16    -4.4%  $227.15   $12.93     5.7%
3M Co                        $91.65   $96.18    -4.7%   $77.04   $14.61    19.0%
T Rowe Price Group           $55.93   $58.73    -4.8%   $51.08    $4.85     9.5%
LSI Corp.                     $8.11    $8.56    -5.3%    $5.79    $2.32    40.1%
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                            Oct. 26  Oct. 25   Daily  Current    --Difference--
   

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