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Equities Research Analysts’ ratings reiterations for Friday, May 23rd:

Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF) had its overweight rating reaffirmed by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. They currently have a GBX 3,500 ($58.87) target price on the stock.

Agnico Eagle Mines (NYSE:AEM) had its market perform rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen and Company. The firm currently has a $23.80 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $23.63.

Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies Group. Jefferies Group currently has a GBX 1,050 ($17.66) target price on the stock.

WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Liberum Capital. Liberum Capital currently has a GBX 1,500 ($25.23) target price on the stock.

AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They currently have a GBX 3,800 ($63.92) price target on the stock.

BAE Systems plc (LON:BA) had its outperform rating reissued by analysts at RBC Capital. The firm currently has a GBX 490 ($8.24) price target on the stock.

Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) had its overweight rating reissued by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. They currently have a GBX 305 ($5.13) price target on the stock.

Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBY) had its add rating reiterated by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. Numis Securities Ltd currently has a GBX 315 ($5.30) price target on the stock.

Best Buy Co (NYSE:BBY) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Jefferies Group.

Bonanza Creek Energy (NASDAQ:BCEI) had its equal weight rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley. Morgan Stanley currently has a $60.00 target price on the stock.

Barratt Developments Plc (LON:BDEV) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Jefferies Group. The firm currently has a GBX 491 ($8.26) price target on the stock.

Bank of Georgia Holdings PLC (LON:BGEO) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. They currently have a GBX 2,708 ($45.55) price target on the stock.

British Land Company PLC (LON:BLND) had its sell rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They currently have a GBX 520 ($8.75) target price on the stock.

Blur Group PLC (LON:BLUR) had its corporate rating reiterated by analysts at N+1 Singer.

BP plc (LON:BP) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group. They currently have a GBX 570 ($9.59) price target on the stock.

Burberry Group plc (LON:BRBY) had its market perform rating reiterated by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein. The firm currently has a GBX 1,600 ($26.91) target price on the stock.

Brocade Communications Systems (NASDAQ:BRCD) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They currently have a $7.50 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $8.00.

British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (LON:BSY) had its reduce rating reissued by analysts at Nomura. Nomura currently has a GBX 870 ($14.63) price target on the stock.

BTG plc (LON:BTG) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They currently have a GBX 655 ($11.02) price target on the stock.

Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) had its overweight rating reaffirmed by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. The firm currently has a GBX 1,512 ($25.43) target price on the stock.

Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. They currently have a GBX 1,325 ($22.29) price target on the stock.

Catlin Group Limited (LON:CGL) had its equal weight rating reissued by analysts at Barclays.

Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They currently have a GBX 359 ($6.04) target price on the stock.

Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Liberum Capital. The firm currently has a GBX 300 ($5.05) target price on the stock.

Compuware Corp. (NASDAQ:CPWR) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Noble Financial. The firm currently has a $12.50 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $1.00.

Daily Mail and General Trust plc (LON:DMGT) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co..

Daily Mail and General Trust plc (LON:DMGT) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at Nomura. They currently have a GBX 1,040 ($17.49) target price on the stock.

Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX) had its strong-buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They currently have a GBX 1,065 ($17.91) price target on the stock.

Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group. The firm currently has a GBX 250 ($4.21) price target on the stock.

Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) had its add rating reissued by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. They currently have a GBX 315 ($5.30) target price on the stock.

8×8 (NASDAQ:EGHT) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at B. Riley. They currently have a $8.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $10.00.

Fastnet Oil & Gas PLC (LON:FAST) had its speculative buy rating reiterated by analysts at Beaufort Securities.

FleetMatics Group PLC (NASDAQ:FLTX) had its overweight rating reissued by analysts at Barclays. The firm currently has a $39.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $48.00.

FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Jefferies Group. The firm currently has a $88.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $95.00.

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) had its add rating reaffirmed by analysts at TheStreet. The firm currently has a $35.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $200.00. The analysts wrote, “After a relatively quiet period for several weeks, General Motors (GM) has once again rattled investors with more bad news. Let’s highlight what’s been going on and what we’ve covered here at TheStreet:
May 15: GM recalls 2.7 million vehicles and takes a $200 million charge. Year-to-date recalls total 11.1 million vehicles. We said, Seriously General Motors These Recalls Are a Disgrace. May 16: GM receives the maximum fine from the Department of Transportation for its handling over the ignition switch recall. Fine totals $35 million. 
May 20: GM recalls 2.4 million vehicles and takes an additional $200 million charge. Year-to-date recalls total 13.6 million vehicles. We said, Latest Recalls add to GM’s Woes.

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May 21: GM recalls an additional 218,000 vehicles.”

GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Benchmark Co.. They currently have a $34.71 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $34.77.

GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON:GSK) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank currently has a GBX 1,660 ($27.92) target price on the stock.

Hays plc (LON:HAS) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Jefferies Group. The firm currently has a GBX 165 ($2.78) target price on the stock.

Halfords Group plc (LON:HFD) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. They currently have a GBX 460 ($7.74) target price on the stock.

HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA) had its outperform rating reissued by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein. The firm currently has a GBX 800 ($13.46) target price on the stock.

Hyder Consulting PLC (LON:HYC) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Liberum Capital. They currently have a GBX 520 ($8.75) price target on the stock.

ICAP plc (LON:IAP) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at Goldman Sachs. Goldman Sachs currently has a GBX 420 ($7.06) price target on the stock.

Imagination Technologies Group plc (LON:IMG) had its overweight rating reiterated by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co..

Investec plc (LON:INVP) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They currently have a GBX 555 ($9.34) target price on the stock.

Interserve plc (LON:IRV) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies Group. Jefferies Group currently has a GBX 813 ($13.68) price target on the stock.

Michael Kors Holdings (NASDAQ:KORS) had its outperform rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen and Company. Cowen and Company currently has a $111.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $97.00.

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) had its outperform rating reaffirmed by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein. They currently have a GBX 100 ($1.68) target price on the stock.

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) had its overweight rating reissued by analysts at Barclays. Barclays currently has a GBX 90 ($1.51) price target on the stock.

London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE) had its sell rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs. The firm currently has a GBX 1,990 ($33.47) price target on the stock.

Mears Group PLC (LON:MER) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Liberum Capital. They currently have a GBX 560 ($9.42) target price on the stock.

Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. RBC Capital currently has a GBX 580 ($9.76) target price on the stock.

Morgan Sindall Group PLC (LON:MGNS) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Liberum Capital. The firm currently has a GBX 800 ($13.46) target price on the stock.

Medusa Mining Limited (LON:MML) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at SP Angel.

Matador Resources (NYSE:MTDR) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Wunderlich. Wunderlich currently has a $31.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $32.00.

Metals Exploration Plc (LON:MTL) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at SP Angel. They currently have a GBX 15 ($0.25) price target on the stock.

NetSuite (NYSE:N) had its overweight rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays. Barclays currently has a $94.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $116.00.

National Grid plc (LON:NG) had its sell rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They currently have a GBX 736 ($12.38) price target on the stock.

Netplay TV Plc (LON:NPT) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Sanlam Securities. Sanlam Securities currently has a GBX 26 ($0.44) target price on the stock.

Nostra Terra Oil and Gas Company plc (LON:NTOG) had its speculative buy rating reiterated by analysts at Beaufort Securities.

Paypoint plc (LON:PAY) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Liberum Capital. Liberum Capital currently has a GBX 1,055 ($17.75) price target on the stock.

Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They currently have a GBX 743 ($12.50) price target on the stock.

Polymetal International PLC (LON:POLY) had its outperform rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse. Credit Suisse currently has a GBX 520 ($8.75) price target on the stock.

RBS (LON:RBS) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein. The firm currently has a GBX 440 ($7.40) target price on the stock.

Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSA) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank currently has a GBX 2,550 ($42.89) price target on the stock.

Rockhopper Exploration Plc (LON:RKH) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Westhouse Securities. They currently have a GBX 290 ($4.88) price target on the stock.

Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) had its hold rating reiterated by analysts at Beaufort Securities.

Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) had its underperform rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. The firm currently has a GBX 460 ($7.74) target price on the stock.

Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) had its equal weight rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays. Barclays currently has a GBX 925 ($15.56) target price on the stock.

Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Berenberg Bank. The firm currently has a GBX 700 ($11.77) target price on the stock.

Rolls-Royce Holding PLC (LON:RR) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. The firm currently has a GBX 1,260 ($21.19) target price on the stock.

SABMiller plc (LON:SAB) had its overweight rating reiterated by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. JPMorgan Chase & Co. currently has a GBX 3,430 ($57.70) target price on the stock.

SABMiller plc (LON:SAB) had its equal weight rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. They currently have a GBX 3,400 ($57.19) target price on the stock.

SABMiller plc (LON:SAB) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Beaufort Securities.

SIG plc (LON:SHI) had its hold rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank currently has a GBX 190 ($3.20) price target on the stock.

Shanks Group plc (LON:SKS) had its neutral rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. The firm currently has a GBX 122 ($2.05) price target on the stock.

Standard Life Inv Prop Inc Trust (LON:SLI) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Oriel Securities Ltd. Oriel Securities Ltd currently has a GBX 400 ($6.73) price target on the stock.

Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Investec.

Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN) had its neutral rating reiterated by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. They currently have a GBX 1,300 ($21.87) target price on the stock.

Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN) had its sell rating reiterated by analysts at Espirito Santo Investment Bank Research. They currently have a GBX 1,200 ($20.19) price target on the stock.

Serco Group plc (LON:SRP) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They currently have a GBX 350 ($5.89) price target on the stock.

Sse Plc (LON:SSE) had its sell rating reissued by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They currently have a GBX 1,355 ($22.79) target price on the stock.

Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) had its underperform rating reiterated by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein. They currently have a GBX 1,050 ($17.66) target price on the stock.

Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at BNP Paribas. The firm currently has a GBX 1,870 ($31.46) target price on the stock.

Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They currently have a GBX 2,122 ($35.69) price target on the stock.

Tate & Lyle PLC (LON:TATE) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group. The firm currently has a GBX 730 ($12.28) price target on the stock.

TeleCity Group Plc (LON:TCY) had its sell rating reissued by analysts at Liberum Capital. They currently have a GBX 600 ($10.09) price target on the stock.

Tekcapital PLC (LON:TEK) had its corporate rating reaffirmed by analysts at Northland Securities.

Tullett Prebon Plc (LON:TLPR) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs. The firm currently has a GBX 360 ($6.06) price target on the stock.

Tullow Oil plc (LON:TLW) had its add rating reaffirmed by analysts at Westhouse Securities. Westhouse Securities currently has a GBX 960 ($16.15) target price on the stock.

Tullow Oil plc (LON:TLW) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein. They currently have a GBX 1,450 ($24.39) price target on the stock.

Travis Perkins plc (LON:TPK) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank currently has a GBX 1,881 ($31.64) price target on the stock.

Tesco PLC (LON:TSCO) had its underweight rating reiterated by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co..

Taylor Wimpey plc (LON:TW) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies Group. Jefferies Group currently has a GBX 173 ($2.91) target price on the stock.

Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. The firm currently has a GBX 2,750 ($46.26) price target on the stock.

UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG) had its add rating reiterated by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. Numis Securities Ltd currently has a GBX 495 ($8.33) price target on the stock.

Vmoto Limited (LON:VMT) had its corporate rating reaffirmed by analysts at FinnCap.

Wpp Plc (LON:WPP) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Nomura. The firm currently has a GBX 1,525 ($25.65) price target on the stock.

Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO) had its outperform rating reaffirmed by analysts at ING. ING currently has a $45.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $47.00.

Youku Tudou Inc (NASDAQ:YOKU) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at ING. ING currently has a $27.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $36.00.

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