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S&P 500 Analyst Target Price Changes for May 10

May 10, 2012

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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                             May 10    May 9   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Higher target price              37       45
Lower target price               33       30
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Dean Foods Co                $15.80   $13.80    14.5%   $14.15    $1.65    11.7%
NRG Energy                   $20.35   $19.44     4.7%   $15.42    $4.93    32.0%
Iron Mountain                $36.20   $35.00     3.4%   $30.99    $5.21    16.8%
ConocoPhillips               $60.62   $58.81     3.1%   $53.47    $7.15    13.4%
Frontier Communications       $4.93    $4.82     2.3%    $3.35    $1.58    47.2%
News Corp                    $23.14   $22.65     2.2%   $19.38    $3.76    19.4%
Vulcan Materials             $47.80   $47.00     1.7%   $40.01    $7.79    19.5%
Salesforce.Com Inc          $174.83  $172.06     1.6%  $148.98   $25.85    17.4%
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                             May 10    May 9   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Walt Disney Co               $48.77   $48.00     1.6%   $45.02    $3.75     8.3%
Ingersoll-Rand               $45.82   $45.18     1.4%   $44.54    $1.28     2.9%
Perrigo Co                  $113.36  $112.08     1.1%   $99.08   $14.28    14.4%
FMC Corp.                   $116.00  $114.71     1.1%  $105.34   $10.66    10.1%
Vornado Realty Trust         $87.22   $86.33     1.0%   $87.83   -$0.61    -0.7%
Phillips 66                  $40.00   $39.60     1.0%   $32.49    $7.51    23.1%
Apartment Invt & Mgmt        $27.67   $27.43     0.9%   $27.73   -$0.06    -0.2%
XL Group                     $24.63   $24.44     0.8%   $22.25    $2.38    10.7%
Williams Cos Inc             $36.64   $36.36     0.8%   $32.23    $4.41    13.7%
Eli Lilly & Co               $39.73   $39.48     0.6%   $41.30   -$1.57    -3.8%
Abbott Laboratories          $65.14   $64.79     0.5%   $61.23    $3.91     6.4%
Priceline.com               $791.58  $787.33     0.5%  $718.95   $72.63    10.1%
Discovery Communications     $54.05   $53.76     0.5%   $50.47    $3.58     7.1%
Centurylink Inc              $43.86   $43.64     0.5%   $38.12    $5.74    15.1%
Zions Bancorporation         $22.72   $22.61     0.5%   $19.80    $2.92    14.7%
Pfizer Inc                   $25.25   $25.13     0.5%   $22.45    $2.80    12.5%
EOG Resources               $128.43  $127.86     0.4%  $105.10   $23.33    22.2%
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                             May 10    May 9   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Health Care REIT             $56.38   $56.13     0.4%   $55.99    $0.39     0.7%
Helmerich & Payne            $64.84   $64.60     0.4%   $46.99   $17.85    38.0%
Time Warner Inc              $42.63   $42.48     0.4%   $35.64    $6.99    19.6%
Comcast Corp-Class A         $34.12   $34.00     0.4%   $29.17    $4.95    17.0%
Lowe’s Cos                   $32.95   $32.85     0.3%   $30.34    $2.61     8.6%
Home Depot Inc               $54.05   $53.90     0.3%   $50.11    $3.94     7.9%
Dollar Tree Inc              $99.42   $99.16     0.3%  $101.87   -$2.45    -2.4%
3M Co                        $99.21   $99.00     0.2%   $87.27   $11.94    13.7%
Biogen Idec Inc             $144.00  $143.71     0.2%  $132.51   $11.49     8.7%
CIGNA Corp                   $55.27   $55.18     0.2%   $44.99   $10.28    22.8%
Expedia Inc                  $39.15   $39.10     0.1%   $41.14   -$1.99    -4.8%
BB&T Corp                    $33.35   $33.32     0.1%   $31.23    $2.12     6.8%
JPMorgan Chase & Co          $52.60   $52.63    -0.1%   $40.64   $11.96    29.4%
DIRECTV                      $55.21   $55.26    -0.1%   $47.64    $7.57    15.9%
Unitedhealth Group           $69.13   $69.33    -0.3%   $55.22   $13.91    25.2%
Goldman Sachs Group         $138.00  $138.42    -0.3%  $107.29   $30.71    28.6%
Wellpoint Inc                $83.00   $83.31    -0.4%   $65.77   $17.23    26.2%
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                             May 10    May 9   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Big Lots Inc                 $45.82   $46.00    -0.4%   $36.21    $9.61    26.5%
Principal Financial Group    $33.07   $33.20    -0.4%   $25.41    $7.66    30.1%
Morgan Stanley               $22.48   $22.57    -0.4%   $15.49    $6.99    45.1%
Bank Of America Corp          $9.85    $9.89    -0.4%    $7.73    $2.12    27.4%
Citigroup Inc                $43.26   $43.45    -0.4%   $30.45   $12.81    42.1%
Allstate Corp                $37.82   $38.00    -0.5%   $34.31    $3.51    10.2%
BMC Software Inc.            $45.50   $45.75    -0.5%   $39.71    $5.79    14.6%
McDonald’s Corp.            $107.20  $107.80    -0.6%   $91.93   $15.27    16.6%
Analog Devices Inc           $42.13   $42.37    -0.6%   $37.09    $5.04    13.6%
PPL Corp.                    $28.96   $29.13    -0.6%   $27.45    $1.51     5.5%
AON Corp                     $55.33   $55.67    -0.6%   $48.09    $7.24    15.1%
Clorox Company               $68.25   $68.67    -0.6%   $68.36   -$0.11    -0.2%
Humana Inc                   $98.62   $99.23    -0.6%   $79.11   $19.51    24.7%
Best Buy Co Inc              $27.09   $27.26    -0.6%   $20.10    $6.99    34.8%
Unum Group                   $28.15   $28.35    -0.7%   $21.78    $6.37    29.2%
Invesco Ltd                  $29.50   $29.71    -0.7%   $23.23    $6.27    27.0%
Macy’S Inc                   $44.46   $44.86    -0.9%   $38.05    $6.41    16.8%
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                             May 10    May 9   Daily  Current    --Difference--
   

SOURCE: Bloomberg

To contact the reporter on this story: Stephen Rose in Washington at srose31@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Marco Babic at mbabic@bloomberg.net


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