Analysts Changed These Financial Stock Price Targets Last Week

Stock analysts reiterated ratings in the Financial sector for the week ending December 16th, 2011 for the following public companies:

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC): RBC Capital Mkts reiterated its rating of Sector Perform for this company and changed its price target from $22 to $24 on Dec 12th. The shares recently traded at $17.84, down $1.32, or 6.89% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: Lincoln National Corporation owns and operates wealth accumulation and protection businesses. The Company sells a wide range of products including institutional and/or retail fixed and indexed annuities, variable annuities, universal life insurance, variable universal life insurance, term life insurance, mutual funds, and managed accounts. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

CreXus Investment (NYSE:CXS): RBC Capital Mkts reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $15 to $13 on Dec 12th. The shares recently traded at $10.22, up $0.41, or 4.18% since the analyst’s rating. About the company: CreXus Investment Corp. is a specialty finance company. The Company acquires, manages, and finances, directly or through our subsidiaries, commercial mortgage loans and other commercial real estate debt, commercial mortgage-backed securities, or CMBS, and other commercial real estate-related assets. 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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