Analysts Changed Price Targets for These Stocks in February

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Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about companies for which stock analysts reiterated their ratings in February:

Coach (NYSE:COH):

Barclays Capital reiterated its rating of Overweight for this company and changed its price target from $76 to $82.

Spirit Aerosystems (NYSE:SPR):

UBS reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $23 to $27.

SL Green Rlty (NYSE:SLG):

UBS reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $80 to $85.

Simon Properties (NYSE:SPG):

UBS reiterated its rating of Neutral for this company and changed its price target from $125 to $136.

Lincare (NASDAQ:LNCR):

UBS reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $35 to $32.

HCA (NYSE:HCA):

UBS reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $26 to $35.

Zoltek (NASDAQ:ZOLT):

Dougherty & Company reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $10 to $16.

First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR):

Auriga reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $41 to $53.

Globe Specialty Metals (NASDAQ:GSM):

Auriga reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $17 to $20.

Given Imaging (NASDAQ:GIVN):

Maxim Group reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $21 to $24.

Lowe’s (NYSE:LOW):

Longbow reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $29 to $33.

Home Depot (NYSE:HD):

Longbow reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $42 to $50.

Hain Celestial (NASDAQ:HAIN):

Canaccord Genuity reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $41 to $45.

Coinstar (NASDAQ:CSTR):

Canaccord Genuity reiterated its rating of Hold for this company and changed its price target from $54 to $57. The Benchmark Company reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $70 to $75.

Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS): WALL STREET JOURNAL: Five Wall Street banks were invited to bid this week on a multibillion-dollar bundle of risky mortgage bonds held by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York as a result of its 2008 rescue of AIG (NYSE:AIG). The firms are the U.S. securities arms of Barclays (NYSE:BCS), Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS), Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS), Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) and Royal Bank of Scotland (NYSE:RBS), the Wall Street Journal reports…Walt Disney Co. (NYSE:DIS) and Univision Communications Inc. are in talks to create a new 24-hour cable-news channel that will broadcast in English, the Wall Street Journal reports…REUTERS: The Fed will meet on Wednesday to consider Capital One Financial Corp.’s (NYSE:COF) bid to acquire ING Groep NV’s (NYSE:ING) U.S. online banking unit, ING Direct, for $8.9B, a deal criticized by some consumer groups, Reuters reports…BLOOMBERG: No North American miner is a cheaper takeover candidate than Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) which sells for 6.4 times its cash from operations, after deducting capital expenses, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. That’s less than every other metals or mining company in the U.S. or Canada exceeding $5B in market value, and a 70% discount to the median, and is also the least expensive relative to its estimated net income this year and next, the data show, Bloomberg reports.

Wunderlich reiterated its rating of Hold for this company and changed its price target from $39 to $43.

LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU):

Northland Securities reiterated its rating of Market Perform for this company and changed its price target from $40 to $37.

Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN):

Oppenheimer reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $30 to $34.

Nielsen (NYSE:NLSN):

The Benchmark Company reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $37 to $34.

True Religion (NASDAQ:TRLG):

The Benchmark Company reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $38 to $43.

Changyou.com (NASDAQ:CYOU):

Brean Murray reiterated its rating of Buy for this company and changed its price target from $32 to $29.

Torchmark (NYSE:TMK):

FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Outperform for this company and changed its price target from $48 to $57.

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM):

FBR Capital reiterated its rating of Mkt Perform for this company and changed its price target from $28 to $26.

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