Analysts Change Price Targets on These Companies in the Services Sector: DG, AZO, FRO, CVS, PIR

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts reiterated ratings in the Services sector for the week ending December 9th, 2011.

  • Dollar General (NYSE:DG): RBC Capital Mkts reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $45 to $48 on Dec 6th. The shares recently traded at $41.32, up $1.69, or 4.26% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Dollar General Corp. operates a chain of discount retail stores located primarily in the southern, southwestern, midwestern and eastern United States. The Company offer a broad selection of merchandise, including consumable products such as food, paper and cleaning products, health and beauty products and pet supplies, and non-consumable products such as seasonal merchandise. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • AutoZone (NYSE:AZO): UBS reiterated its rating of Neutral for this company and changed its price target from $330 to $350 on Dec 7th. The shares recently traded at $330.89, down $2.97, or 0.89% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: AutoZone, Inc. is a specialty retailer of automotive replacement parts and accessories. The Company offers an extensive product line for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans and light trucks, including new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories and non-automotive products. Autozone operates in United States and Puerto Rico, and Mexico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Talbots (NYSE:TLB): Janney Mntgmy Scott reiterated its rating of Neutral for this company and changed its price target to $3 on Dec 7th. The shares recently traded at $2.75, up $0.1, or 3.77% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: The Talbots, Inc. is an international specialty retailer and direct marketer of women’s apparel, accessories, and shoes. The Company operates stores in the United States and Canada. Talbots also retails products over the Internet and through its catalog. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Frontline (NYSE:FRO): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Underperform for this company and changed its price target from $1.5 to $4.2 on Dec 7th. The shares recently traded at $3.39, down $0.29, or 7.88% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Frontline Limited owns a fleet of very large crude carriers and Suezmax tankers that transport crude oil and oil products between ports. The Company’s vessels are managed by ship management companies. Frontline conducts activities worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • CVS Caremark (NYSE:CVS): Mizuho reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $41 to $42 on Dec 8th. The shares recently traded at $38.15, up $0.45, or 1.19% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: CVS Caremark Corporation is an integrated pharmacy health care provider. The Company’s offerings include pharmacy benefit management services; mail order, retail and specialty pharmacy; disease management programs; and retail clinics. The company operates drugstores throughout the U.S., the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Landauer (NYSE:LDR): Hilliard Lyons reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $65 to $63 on Dec 8th. The shares recently traded at $50.95, up $0.53, or 1.05% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Landauer, Inc. supplies personnel radiation monitoring services. The devices, known as dosimeters, are worn as badges by doctors, technicians, scientists, and other workers exposed to radiation from X-rays or radioactive materials. The Company analyzes the radiation sensitive film in the badges to determine the exposure of the individual. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Pier 1 Imports (NYSE:PIR): Oppenheimer reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $14 to $17 on Dec 9th. The shares recently traded at $13.86, up $0.02, or 0.14% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Pier 1 Imports, Inc. retails decorative home furnishings, gifts, and related items. Pier 1 stores are located in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Mexico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Constant Contact (NASDAQ:CTCT): Oppenheimer reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $26 to $28 on Dec 9th. The shares recently traded at $25.14, up $0.04, or 0.16% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Constant Contact, Inc. provides web-based e-mail marketing tools and services to businesses, associations, and organizations to help them connect with their customers and members. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

(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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