Analyst Stock Insights Feb. 8th: Disney, Microsoft, Buffalo Wild Wings, Panera Bread, Life Tech

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE:DIS): Credit Suisse said Disney’s networks have industry leading affiliate pricing power and the Park’s recovery is on track. The firm maintains its Outperform rating.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT): Cowen said Microsoft Office 365 had a better than expected debut and should provide incremental revenues and earnings for the company over the next three years. The firm believes investors sentiment will ease ahead of the Windows 8 release providing good upside opportunity. Shares are Outperform rated.

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. (NASDAQ:BWLD): Stephens raised its price target for Buffalo Wild Wings following the company’s better than expected Q4 results and maintains an Overweight rating on the stock.

Panera Bread Co. (NASDAQ:PNRA): After Panera reported in-line Q4 adjusted EPS, Oppenheimer believes that the company can surpass its 2012 guidance and the firm maintains an Outperform rating on the stock.

Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:LIFE): Cowen said Life Technologies Q4 results were better than expected and show strong momentum heading into 2012. The firm cited its organic revenue growth, lower than expected operating expenses, and potential stock buybacks. Shares are Outperform rated.

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