S&P 500 Stocks With Biggest Gap Between Market Price, Estimate

The following table shows the companies in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index (SPX) with the biggest gaps between their stock price and analysts’ average price estimates as of Oct. 26.

The average estimate is based on data compiled by Bloomberg and reflects forecasts for the next 12 months, a period that varies among brokerage firms. Only companies that have at least four analyst target prices are included.

Positive Gap Percentage
                                    # of     Last   Average    1 Year
Tkr   Company Name          Gap%   Analyst  Price    Target   %Return
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RRD   RR DONNELLEY &        78.0      6     10.12     18.00    -30.73
MU    MICRON TECH           67.0     21      5.49      9.17      3.64
ATI   ALLEGHENY TECH        57.2      8     26.90     42.28    -30.85
APOL  APOLLO GROUP-A        53.4     10     19.80     30.36    -58.66
NFX   NEWFIELD EXPLOR       52.3     18     27.12     41.31    -26.78
APC   ANADARKO PETROL       50.5     26     66.32     99.80    -13.76
DNR   DENBURY RESOURC       50.2     18     15.16     22.77     -0.33
JBL   JABIL CIRCUIT         46.4      8     17.21     25.20    -11.84
DELL  DELL INC              45.8     24      9.28     13.53    -40.34
NVDA  NVIDIA CORP           38.9     24     12.14     16.86    -15.71
AES   AES CORP              38.0      5     10.38     14.32     -3.42
EA    ELECTRONIC ARTS       37.8     20     11.89     16.38    -50.10
APA   APACHE CORP           37.8     23     82.35    113.44    -11.76
MNST  MONSTER BEVERAG       37.1      4     45.34     62.17     11.50
GNW   GENWORTH FINANC       36.7      8      5.54      7.57     -1.57
TSO   TESORO CORP           36.2     10     37.88     51.58     56.29
AMD   ADV MICRO DEVIC       35.9     20      2.09      2.84    -56.82
JDSU  JDS UNIPHASE          35.2      9     10.23     13.84      0.19
DVN   DEVON ENERGY CO       34.3     23     58.44     78.46     -3.24
BBBY  BED BATH &BEYON       33.7     18     57.37     76.68     -4.34
F     FORD MOTOR CO         33.5     11     10.27     13.71    -15.23
VLO   VALERO ENERGY         32.5     11     28.56     37.85     33.78
TER   TERADYNE INC          32.5     10     14.60     19.35      8.55
RHI   ROBERT HALF INT       32.2      8     26.75     35.36      9.43
A     AGILENT TECH IN       32.0     11     35.94     47.43      1.25
LUV   SOUTHWEST AIR         31.9     12      8.78     11.58      1.60
FLR   FLUOR CORP            31.5     16     55.25     72.67      0.09
OI    OWENS-ILLINOIS        31.4      8     19.63     25.80      4.07
JEC   JACOBS ENGIN GR       31.2     13     38.61     50.67      2.29
CLF   CLIFFS NATURAL        31.1     14     37.00     48.50    -34.76
CAM   CAMERON INTERNA       30.8     19     50.80     66.46      0.43
HAL   HALLIBURTON CO        30.8     22     32.57     42.60     -5.25
JCI   JOHNSON CONTROL       30.4     16     25.94     33.82    -17.24
HAR   HARMAN INTL           30.3      5     42.46     55.33      4.60
FFIV  F5 NETWORKS           29.8     29     82.53    107.11     -6.49
IPG   INTERPUBLIC GRP       29.5     13     10.10     13.08     28.69
NTAP  NETAPP INC            29.3     22     27.97     36.18    -26.30
HPQ   HEWLETT-PACKARD       29.2     21     14.13     18.25    -42.03
BWA   BORGWARNER INC        28.6     13     63.53     81.69    -11.32
FCX   FREEPORT-MCMORA       28.2     17     39.04     50.05      5.89
MET   METLIFE INC           28.2     14     35.16     45.06     10.96
CTXS  CITRIX SYSTEMS        28.1     23     63.18     80.96     -3.37
EMC   EMC CORP/MA           28.1     31     23.97     30.70      1.13
AAPL  APPLE INC             27.9     48    601.51    769.30     53.89
SBUX  STARBUCKS CORP        27.9     22     45.78     58.54     13.66
R     RYDER SYSTEM IN       27.6     13     44.55     56.85     -2.65
NOV   NATL OILWELL VA       27.5     22     75.00     95.59     10.84
NBR   NABORS INDS LTD       27.4     18     13.83     17.63    -10.44
TEL   TE CONNECTIVITY       27.0      8     31.96     40.60     -3.39
QEP   QEP RESOURCES I       26.9     16     31.50     39.97      1.07
TRIP  TRIPADVISOR INC       26.8     10     30.89     39.15        na

Negative Gap Percentage
                                    # of     Last   Average    1 Year
Tkr   Company Name          Gap%   Analyst  Price    Target   %Return
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FSLR  FIRST SOLAR INC      -15.7     18     24.31     20.50    -45.07
DNB   DUN & BRADSTREE      -10.4      6     83.17     74.50     26.94
AN    AUTONATION INC        -8.1      5     43.99     40.43     15.03
CVH   COVENTRY HEALTH       -6.5     10     43.83     41.00     38.72
HCBK  HUDSON CITY BNC       -6.3     11      8.58      8.04     51.43
MCO   MOODY’S CORP          -5.5      7     48.44     45.75     44.91
WY    WEYERHAEUSER CO       -3.9      8     27.44     26.38     66.12
CVC   CABLEVISION SY-       -3.0     18     17.82     17.29      6.74
ADT   ADT CORP/THE          -2.9      4     42.32     41.10        na
NOC   NORTHROP GRUMMA       -2.8     10     68.63     66.69     26.42
CINF  CINCINNATI FIN        -2.5      6     40.18     39.17     47.29
SYY   SYSCO CORP            -2.4      8     30.85     30.11     19.55
SCG   SCANA CORP            -1.9      8     48.61     47.69     21.71
FII   FEDERATED INV-B       -1.3      8     21.79     21.50     14.56
DVA   DAVITA INC            -1.2      8    110.92    109.54     63.86
CBE   COOPER INDS           -1.1      6     73.49     72.71     43.57

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