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

October 26, 2012

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 (IBM:US) 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
=====================================================================
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
=====================================================================
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

To contact the reporter on this story: Wendy Soong in New York at csoong@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Alex Tanzi at at atanzi@bloomberg.net


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Companies Mentioned

  • IBM
    (International Business Machines Corp)
    • $191.56 USD
    • -0.74
    • -0.39%
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