S&P 500 Stocks Biggest Weekly Changes in Target Price

The following tables show the biggest increases and decreases in analysts’ target price, according to Bloomberg data, for companies in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index (SPX) from Aug. 3.

The average target price reflects forecasts for the next 12 months, a period that varies among brokerage firms. The ratings are averaged from the analysts’ recommendations made during the past 12 months with 5 being the highest recommendation.

Target Price Increases
                           Target  # of   Current   Last Wk   Current
Tkr   Company Name          %Chg  Analyst  Target    Target    Rating
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DF    DEAN FOODS CO         8.79     7      18.31     16.83     3.182
NVDA  NVIDIA CORP           7.84    26      17.52     16.25     3.947
IFF   INTL FLVR & FRA       6.46     5      67.60     63.50     4.000
CSC   COMPUTER SCIENC       6.21     9      28.50     26.83     2.714
CF    CF INDUSTRIES H       6.15    12     233.76    220.22     4.471
PRGO  PERRIGO CO            5.50     7     122.11    115.75     3.353
FOSL  FOSSIL INC            5.49     9     102.90     97.55     4.000
JWN   NORDSTROM INC         4.96    19      60.14     57.30     3.923
DIS   WALT DISNEY CO        4.43    21      53.08     50.83     4.182
BMS   BEMIS CO              4.21     4      33.00     31.67     3.167
PBI   PITNEY BOWES IN       4.13     5      16.40     15.75     4.143
RTN   RAYTHEON CO           4.05    10      57.70     55.46     3.583
AEP   AMERICAN ELECTR       3.89    14      44.19     42.53     4.091
HCN   HEALTH CARE REI       3.79     8      60.60     58.39     3.588
NOC   NORTHROP GRUMMA       3.58    10      64.50     62.27     3.087
ESRX  EXPRESS SCRIPTS       3.43    16      68.08     65.82     4.690
PPL   PPL CORPORATION       3.19     9      30.18     29.25     3.706
AMGN  AMGEN INC             3.10    14      87.44     84.81     4.000
WAG   WALGREEN CO           3.06    13      37.88     36.75     3.280
PG    PROCTER & GAMBL       3.04    14      68.56     66.54     3.733
EOG   EOG RESOURCES         3.02    25     124.62    120.96     4.429

Target Price Decreases
                           Target  # of   Current   Last Wk   Current
Tkr   Company Name          %Chg  Analyst  Target    Target    Rating
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ANR   ALPHA NATURAL R     -27.87    20      12.89     17.88     4.036
PCLN  PRICELINE.COM       -11.41    18     705.45    796.30     4.269
TSN   TYSON FOODS-A       -10.95    10      17.90     20.10     3.286
AES   AES CORP             -8.77     5      13.96     15.30     4.111
SEE   SEALED AIR CORP      -7.75     6      17.00     18.43     3.833
WPX   WPX ENERGY           -7.46     7      17.58     19.00     3.600
EXPD  EXPEDITORS INTL      -5.68    11      43.82     46.46     3.381
DV    DEVRY INC            -5.40    10      23.91     25.27     3.500
MNST  MONSTER BEVERAG      -4.57     5      76.50     80.17     4.200
CME   CME GROUP INC        -4.51    16      56.51     59.18     3.957
JDSU  JDS UNIPHASE         -3.91     7      14.13     14.70     4.250
HPQ   HEWLETT-PACKARD      -3.70    20      25.98     26.98     3.182
FE    FIRSTENERGY COR      -2.69    10      48.69     50.04     3.667
WMB   WILLIAMS COS IN      -2.41     7      34.71     35.57     4.533
PGR   PROGRESSIVE COR      -2.31    15      21.13     21.63     3.080
WIN   WINDSTREAM CORP      -1.99    10      11.27     11.50     3.474
KMI   KINDER MORGAN I      -1.89     6      39.00     39.75     4.000
VIAB  VIACOM INC-B         -1.87    24      53.54     54.56     4.200
ANF   ABERCROMBIE & F      -1.79    21      36.38     37.05     3.406
CNX   CONSOL ENERGY        -1.74    20      39.60     40.30     4.321
SBUX  STARBUCKS CORP       -1.48    22      58.52     59.40     4.500

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