Analyst Changed These Stock Price Targets Today

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts reiterated their ratings on October 14th.

  • Eldorado Gold (NYSE:EGO): RBC Capital Mkts reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $27 to $25. About the company: Eldorado Gold Corporation acquires, explores, and develops mineral properties. The Company currently has operating gold mines in Brazil, China, Turkey, Greece, and surrounding regions.
  • Google (NASDAQ:GOOG): RBC Capital Mkts reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $790 to $800. Needham reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $720 to $750. About the company: Google Inc. is a global technology company that provides a web based search engine through its website. The Company offers a wide range of search options, including web, image, groups, directory, and news searches.
  • JB Hunt Trans (NASDAQ:JBHT): RBC Capital Mkts reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $53 to $45. About the company: J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. and its subsidiaries provide transportation and logistics services in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The Company transports a variety of products including automotive parts, department store merchandise, paper and wood products, food and beverages, plastics, chemicals, and manufacturing materials and supplies.
  • Navistar (NYSE:NAV): RBC Capital Mkts reiterated its rating of Sector Perform for this company and changed its price target from $72 to $58. About the company: Navistar International Corporation manufactures and markets medium and heavy trucks, school buses, mid-range diesel engines, and service parts. The Company also provides financial services to its dealers and customers.
  • First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR): Wunderlich reiterated its rating of Hold for this company and changed its price target from $95 to $65. About the company: First Solar, Inc. designs and manufactures solar modules. The Company uses a thin film semiconductor technology to manufacture electricity-producing solar modules.
  • VanceInfo Tech (NYSE:VIT): Kaufman Bros reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $20 to $16. About the company: VanceInfo Technologies Inc. is an information technology solutions and software development company. The Company’s services includes research and development enterprise solutions, application development and maintenance, quality assurance and testing, as well as globalization and localization.
  • Resolute Energy (NYSE:REN): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $17 to $15. About the company: Resolute Energy Corporation explores for and produces oil and natural gas. The Company operates in the southern and western United States.
  • Endeavour Intl (AMEX:END): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $16 to $15. About the company: Endeavour International Corporation is an international oil and gas exploration and production company that acquires, explores, and develops energy reserves. The Company conducts operations in the North Sea sectors of the United Kingdom and Norway. Endeavor holds license rights to a 3-D seismic dataset of the North Sea.
  • PetroQuest Energy (NYSE:PQ): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $9 to $8. About the company: PetroQuest Energy, Inc. explores, develops, acquires, and operates oil and gas properties onshore and offshore in the Gulf Coast Region.
  • Rosetta Resources (NASDAQ:ROSE): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $55 to $50. About the company: Rosetta Resources, Inc. is an oil and gas exploration and production company.
  • Plains Exploration (NYSE:PXP): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Mkt Perform for this company and changed its price target from $37 to $32. About the company: Plains Exploration & Production Company is an independent oil and gas company with onshore and offshore operations in California, West Texas, East Texas and the Gulf Coast region. The Company is primarily involved in the upstream activities of acquiring, exploiting, developing, and producing oil and gas.
  • Comstock (NYSE:CRK): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Mkt Perform for this company and changed its price target from $30 to $21. About the company: Comstock Resources, Inc., an independent exploration and production company, acquires, develops, produces, and explores oil and natural gas properties. The Company’s oil and natural gas reserves are located in the Gulf of Mexico, Texas, and Louisiana.
  • Brigham Exploration (NASDAQ:BEXP): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $40 to $38. About the company: Brigham Exploration Company, an independent exploration and production company, applies 3-D seismic imaging and other technologies to explore and develop onshore domestic natural gas and oil resources. The Company’s exploration activities are concentrated primarily in the Anadarko Basin, the Gulf Coast, the Williston Basin, and the west Texas region of the United States.
  • Cimarex (NYSE:XEC): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Mkt Perform for this company and changed its price target from $85 to $75. About the company: Cimarex Energy Co. explores for and produces crude oil and natural gas in the United States. The Company conducts activities primarily in Oklahoma, Kansas, Louisiana, and Texas.
  • Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $50 to $45. About the company: Southwestern Energy Company is an independent energy company primarily focused on natural gas and crude oil exploration, development and production (E&P) within the United States. The Company operations also include natural gas gathering, transmission, and marketing, as well as natural gas distribution.
  • Range Resources (NYSE:RRC): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Mkt Perform for this company and changed its price target from $70 to $75. About the company: Range Resources Corporation is an independent oil and gas company that explore, develops, and acquires oil and gas properties. The Company conducts operations primarily in the Southwestern, Appalachian and Gulf Coast regions of the United States.
  • Newfield Expl (NYSE:NFX): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $70 to $55. About the company: Newfield Exploration Company is an independent oil and gas company which explores, develops, and acquires oil and natural gas properties. The Company operates in the Gulf of Mexico, in the onshore United States Gulf Coast, within the North Sea, within Malaysia, and in the Bohai Bay in China.
  • EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $120 to $105. About the company: EOG Resources, Inc. explores for, develops, produces and markets natural gas and crude oil. The Company operates in major producing basins in the United States, Canada, Trinidad, the United Kingdom North Sea, China and, from time to time, select other international areas.
  • Devon Energy (NYSE:DVN): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $85 to $75. About the company: Devon Energy Corporation is an independent energy company that is involved primarily in oil and gas exploration, development and production, the transportation of oil, gas, and NGLs and the processing of natural gas. The Company also has marketing and midstream operations primarily in North America that include gas, crude oil and NGLs.
  • Anadarko Petro (NYSE:APC): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Mkt Perform for this company and changed its price target from $90 to $80. About the company: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company with international operations. In the United States, the Company operates in Texas and surrounding states, the Rocky Mountain region, Alaska, and the Gulf of Mexico. Internationally, Anadarko has exploration and/or production operations in Africa, Asia, South America, and the Caribbean.
  • Apache (NYSE:APA): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Mkt Perform for this company and changed its price target from $120 to $100. About the company: Apache Corporation is an independent energy company. The Company explores for, develops, and produces natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids. The Company has operations in North America, onshore Egypt, offshore Western Australia, offshore the United Kingdom in the North Sea (North Sea), and onshore Argentina, as well as on the Chilean side of the island of Tierra del Fuego.
  • Research In Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM): Wunderlich reiterated its rating of Hold for this company and changed its price target from $31 to $24. About the company: Research In Motion Limited (RIM) designs, manufactures, and markets wireless solutions for the worldwide mobile communications market. The Company provides platforms and solutions for access to email, phone, SMS messaging, Internet, and Intranet-based applications.
  • Chatham Lodging (NYSE:CLDT): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $20 to $15. About the company: Chatham Lodging Trust is a self-advised hotel investment company. The Company invests in upscale extended-stay, select-service, and full service hotels.
  • Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $21 to $18. About the company: Chesapeake Lodging Trust is a self-advised hotel investment company. The Trust invests primarily in hotels, aiports and convention markets in the United States.
  • E*TRADE (NASDAQ:ETFC): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $14 to $12. About the company: E*TRADE Financial Corporation provides online brokerage and related products and services primarily to individual retail investors. The Company’s products and services include investor-focused banking, primarily sweep deposits and savings products, and asset gathering.
  • Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT): HSBC Securities reiterated its rating of Neutral for this company and changed its price target from $85 to $82. About the company: Lockheed Martin Corporation is a global security company that primarily researches, designs, develops, manufactures, and integrates advanced technology products and services. The Company’s businesses span space, telecommunications, electronics, information and services, aeronautics, energy, and systems integration. Lockheed Martin operates worldwide.
  • General Dynamics (NYSE:GD): HSBC Securities reiterated its rating of Overweight for this company and changed its price target from $85 to $70. About the company: General Dynamics Corporation is a diversified defense company. The Company offers a broad portfolio of products and services in business aviation; combat vehicles, weapons systems and munitions; shipbuilding design and construction; and information systems, technologies and services.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Briefing.com via the Wall St. Journal. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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