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S&P 500 Analyst Target Price Changes for July 20

July 20, 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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                            July 20  July 19   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Higher target price              72       54
Lower target price               62       65
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Autonation Inc               $36.71   $34.57     6.2%   $40.78   -$4.07   -10.0%
Verizon Communications       $44.39   $42.57     4.3%   $44.54   -$0.15    -0.3%
Snap-On Inc                  $72.50   $69.83     3.8%   $67.24    $5.26     7.8%
KeyCorp                       $8.86    $8.54     3.7%    $7.91    $0.95    12.0%
Sherwin-Williams            $129.82  $125.91     3.1%  $132.43   -$2.61    -2.0%
Expedia Inc                  $46.72   $45.33     3.1%   $47.57   -$0.85    -1.8%
PACCAR Inc.                  $49.00   $47.69     2.7%   $37.75   $11.25    29.8%
Kinder Morgan                $39.43   $38.38     2.7%   $35.25    $4.18    11.9%
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                            July 20  July 19   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Hospira Inc                  $36.63   $35.71     2.6%   $36.64   -$0.01     0.0%
Textron Inc                  $31.30   $30.56     2.4%   $26.50    $4.80    18.1%
Abbott Laboratories          $66.38   $64.86     2.3%   $65.80    $0.58     0.9%
BB&T Corp                    $33.98   $33.27     2.1%   $32.00    $1.98     6.2%
Southwest Airlines           $12.19   $11.96     1.9%    $9.15    $3.04    33.2%
Walgreen                     $35.56   $34.90     1.9%   $34.62    $0.94     2.7%
Nucor Corp                   $44.68   $43.89     1.8%   $38.23    $6.45    16.9%
Southwestern Energy          $36.93   $36.28     1.8%   $31.68    $5.25    16.6%
Travelers Cos                $68.65   $67.50     1.7%   $63.69    $4.96     7.8%
Union Pacific Corp          $132.09  $129.91     1.7%  $122.77    $9.32     7.6%
Noble Corp.                  $46.24   $45.48     1.7%   $35.57   $10.67    30.0%
Pinnacle West Capital        $52.00   $51.30     1.4%   $53.30   -$1.30    -2.4%
SanDisk                      $43.70   $43.13     1.3%   $35.06    $8.64    24.6%
Edwards Lifesciences        $104.80  $103.47     1.3%  $102.82    $1.98     1.9%
Newfield Exploration         $43.58   $43.05     1.2%   $32.65   $10.93    33.5%
Stericycle Inc               $96.11   $95.00     1.2%   $94.17    $1.94     2.1%
eBay Inc.                    $46.58   $46.05     1.2%   $43.96    $2.62     6.0%
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                            July 20  July 19   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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WW Grainger                 $223.80  $221.27     1.1%  $205.72   $18.08     8.8%
Huntington Bancshares         $7.10    $7.02     1.1%    $6.54    $0.56     8.6%
QUALCOMM Inc.                $70.86   $70.11     1.1%   $58.45   $12.41    21.2%
Diamond Offshore Drilling    $71.79   $71.13     0.9%   $65.71    $6.08     9.3%
PPG Industries              $116.92  $115.92     0.9%  $111.96    $4.96     4.4%
Express Scripts Inc          $65.82   $65.29     0.8%   $58.80    $7.02    11.9%
Philip Morris Int.           $92.17   $91.43     0.8%   $89.55    $2.62     2.9%
Cintas Corp                  $41.67   $41.34     0.8%   $38.04    $3.63     9.5%
VF Corp.                    $169.00  $167.69     0.8%  $152.42   $16.58    10.9%
Hershey Co/The               $71.62   $71.08     0.8%   $71.60    $0.02     0.0%
US Bancorp                   $35.58   $35.33     0.7%   $33.80    $1.78     5.3%
Amphenol Corp-Cl A           $64.27   $63.88     0.6%   $59.01    $5.26     8.9%
FirstEnergy Corp.            $50.04   $49.77     0.5%   $50.26   -$0.22    -0.4%
Exxon Mobil Corp             $90.67   $90.21     0.5%   $86.21    $4.46     5.2%
Aflac Inc                    $54.81   $54.54     0.5%   $44.04   $10.77    24.5%
Total System Services        $24.28   $24.17     0.5%   $24.20    $0.08     0.3%
McGraw-Hill Companies        $55.50   $55.25     0.5%   $47.48    $8.02    16.9%
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                            July 20  July 19   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Exelon Corp                  $39.42   $39.25     0.4%   $39.08    $0.34     0.9%
DR Horton                    $18.56   $18.48     0.4%   $18.47    $0.09     0.5%
Target Corp                  $64.44   $64.17     0.4%   $61.25    $3.19     5.2%
Alexion Pharmaceuticals     $100.77  $100.38     0.4%      n/a      n/a      n/a
Mylan Inc                    $27.60   $27.50     0.4%   $22.63    $4.97    22.0%
Chesapeake Energy            $24.08   $24.00     0.3%   $18.28    $5.80    31.7%
Baxter International Inc     $62.20   $62.00     0.3%   $56.44    $5.76    10.2%
Public Service Enterprise    $31.81   $31.71     0.3%   $32.91   -$1.10    -3.3%
Time Warner Inc              $42.63   $42.50     0.3%   $39.14    $3.49     8.9%
American Electric Power      $42.22   $42.10     0.3%   $42.00    $0.22     0.5%
Rockwell Collins             $62.44   $62.27     0.3%   $50.63   $11.81    23.3%
Google Inc-Cl A             $732.38  $730.43     0.3%  $593.07  $139.31    23.5%
Northern Trust Corp          $49.24   $49.11     0.3%   $46.02    $3.22     7.0%
Citrix Systems Inc           $91.02   $90.78     0.3%   $82.63    $8.39    10.2%
Wisconsin Energy             $38.10   $38.00     0.3%   $41.20   -$3.10    -7.5%
Suntrust Banks Inc           $26.33   $26.27     0.2%   $24.24    $2.09     8.6%
Alpha Natural Resources      $17.92   $17.88     0.2%    $6.75   $11.17   165.5%
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                            July 20  July 19   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Microsoft Corp               $36.00   $35.92     0.2%   $30.62    $5.38    17.6%
DTE Energy                   $58.78   $58.67     0.2%   $60.68   -$1.90    -3.1%
Watson Pharmaceuticals       $87.47   $87.31     0.2%   $76.97   $10.50    13.6%
Honeywell International      $67.18   $67.06     0.2%   $57.95    $9.23    15.9%
IntercontinentalExchange    $148.81  $148.56     0.2%  $133.77   $15.04    11.2%
CSX Corp                     $26.77   $26.73     0.1%   $22.78    $3.99    17.5%
CME Group                   $296.53  $296.20     0.1%  $260.61   $35.92    13.8%
Du Pont (E.I.) De Nemours    $56.71   $56.67     0.1%   $49.20    $7.51    15.3%
United Parcel Service        $90.24   $90.18     0.1%   $79.97   $10.27    12.8%
Eastman Chemical             $59.78   $59.75     0.1%   $49.84    $9.94    19.9%
Perrigo Co                  $114.69  $114.64     0.0%  $114.76   -$0.07    -0.1%
Biogen Idec Inc             $144.19  $144.13     0.0%  $143.83    $0.36     0.3%
Blackrock Inc.              $201.76  $201.71     0.0%  $176.12   $25.64    14.6%
Priceline.com               $797.30  $797.40     0.0%  $672.67  $124.63    18.5%
PNC Financial Services       $70.41   $70.44     0.0%   $61.31    $9.10    14.8%
Oracle Corp                  $33.63   $33.65    -0.1%   $30.87    $2.76     8.9%
EOG Resources               $123.32  $123.40    -0.1%   $98.25   $25.07    25.5%
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                            July 20  July 19   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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NIKE Inc.                   $102.26  $102.33    -0.1%   $95.26    $7.00     7.3%
Range Resources              $72.77   $72.82    -0.1%   $61.60   $11.17    18.1%
L-3 Communications           $72.68   $72.74    -0.1%   $71.51    $1.17     1.6%
Pulte Group Inc              $10.91   $10.92    -0.1%   $10.47    $0.44     4.2%
Pioneer Natural Resources   $121.95  $122.09    -0.1%   $93.49   $28.46    30.4%
Capital One Financial        $65.52   $65.62    -0.2%   $56.37    $9.15    16.2%
Equity Residential           $64.21   $64.34    -0.2%   $64.54   -$0.33    -0.5%
Marathon Oil Corp            $33.93   $34.00    -0.2%   $26.75    $7.18    26.8%
CVS Caremark                 $51.06   $51.19    -0.3%   $45.43    $5.63    12.4%
Progressive Corp             $21.82   $21.88    -0.3%   $20.09    $1.73     8.6%
Fifth Third Bancorp          $15.97   $16.02    -0.3%   $13.80    $2.17    15.7%
Apartment Invt & Mgmt        $29.00   $29.10    -0.3%   $27.62    $1.38     5.0%
Whole Foods Market           $98.33   $98.67    -0.3%   $90.54    $7.79     8.6%
Intl Business Machines      $211.82  $212.65    -0.4%  $195.34   $16.48     8.4%
Lam Research Corp            $47.55   $47.75    -0.4%   $35.18   $12.37    35.2%
Intel Corp                   $29.21   $29.34    -0.4%   $26.08    $3.13    12.0%
Yum! Brands Inc              $76.53   $76.89    -0.5%   $65.86   $10.67    16.2%
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                            July 20  July 19   Daily  Current    --Difference--
                               2012     2012  Change    Price    Price  Percent
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Accenture PLC                $65.61   $65.92    -0.5%   $59.35    $6.26    10.5%
Robert Half Intl             $34.83   $35.00    -0.5%   $28.95    $5.88    20.3%
Unitedhealth Group           $69.24   $69.65    -0.6%   $54.99   $14.25    25.9%
Danaher Corp                 $60.27   $60.63    -0.6%   $51.12    $9.15    17.9%
Estee Lauder Companies       $65.64   $66.07    -0.7%   $54.68   $10.96    20.0%
Juniper Networks Inc         $19.72   $19.85    -0.7%   $15.84    $3.88    24.5%
Wynn Resorts Ltd            $129.54  $130.41    -0.7%   $99.66   $29.88    30.0%
Jacobs Engineering Group     $50.19   $50.53    -0.7%   $38.76   $11.43    29.5%
Cabot Oil & Gas Corp         $45.56   $45.88    -0.7%   $39.38    $6.18    15.7%
TECO Energy Inc.             $18.44   $18.57    -0.7%   $18.18    $0.26     1.4%
Quest Diagnostics            $62.11   $62.56    -0.7%   $61.04    $1.07     1.8%
Bank Of New York Mellon      $25.23   $25.42    -0.7%   $21.29    $3.94    18.5%
Fluor Corp                   $72.64   $73.19    -0.8%   $49.22   $23.42    47.6%
Freeport-McMoRan Copper      $48.68   $49.05    -0.8%   $34.42   $14.26    41.4%
EQT Corp.                    $61.58   $62.08    -0.8%   $55.41    $6.17    11.1%
Stryker Corp                 $61.40   $62.00    -1.0%   $52.14    $9.26    17.8%
Hess Corp                    $63.92   $64.55    -1.0%   $44.99   $18.93    42.1%
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                            July 20  July 19   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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