Stock Analyst Ratings and Price Target Changes Feb 6th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts reiterated their ratings on February 6th.

St. Jude Medical (NYSE:STJ): St. Jude Medical (NYSE:STJ) is focused on new technologies this year to overcome weak demand for its older medical products, says CEO Daniel Starks, reports Bloomberg. The company will start selling minimally invasive aortic heart valves and an ablation device to treat hypertension in Europe by the end of the year. UBS reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $42 to $48.

Weyerhaeuser (NYSE:WY): BMO Capital Markets reiterated its rating of Underperform for this company and changed its price target from $16 to $20.

Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE:ANR): Howard Weil reiterated its rating of Market Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $39 to $37.

AnnTaylor (NYSE:ANN): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $30 to $27.

Ralcorp Holdings (NYSE:RAH): Ralcorp Holdings (NYSE:RAH) announced that it has completed the previously announced separation of Post Holdings (POST) through a tax-free spin-off to Ralcorp shareholders. Ralcorp shareholders of record, as of the close of business on Jan. 30, received one share of Post common stock for every two shares of Ralcorp common stock held on the Record Date. Following this separation, Ralcorp will be the leading producer of private-brand foods in the U.S. and a major producer of foodservice products. The company plans to leverage the growth opportunities and advantageous market dynamics in the private-brand food industry. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $87 to $84.

Micron (NASDAQ:MU): Stifel Nicolaus reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $7.5 to $9.

MEDNAX (NYSE:MD): Dougherty & Company reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $90 to $100.

MasterCard (NYSE:MA): FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $400 to $430.

Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC): Oppenheimer reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $42 to $55.

Panera Bread (NASDAQ:PNRA): Oppenheimer reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $150 to $175.

Cubic (NYSE:CUB): The Benchmark Company reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $52 to $60.

Rentrak (NASDAQ:RENT): Brean Murray reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $21 to $30.

Lions Gate Entertainment (NYSE:LGF): A Chinese company is teaming with Harvest Fund Management to launch an $800M fund that will invest in films around the world, according to The New York Times. Wunderlich reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $10 to $15.

SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI): Mizuho reiterated its rating of Neutral for this company and changed its price target from $30 to $38.

Abiomed (NASDAQ:ABMD): Wunderlich reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $24 to $27.

Spectra Energy LP (NYSE:SEP): Wunderlich reiterated its rating of Hold for this company and changed its price target from $35 to $31.

Manitowoc (NYSE:MTW): Longbow reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $16.5 to $21.

Destination Maternity (NASDAQ:DEST): Needham reiterated its rating of Strong Buy for this company and changed its price target from $22 to $20.

Questcor Pharma (NASDAQ:QCOR): Ladenburg Thalmann reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $51 to $46.

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