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Equities Research Analysts’ ratings reiterations for Friday, August 29th:

Altagas (TSE:ALA) had its outperform rating reaffirmed by analysts at National Bank Financial. The firm currently has a C$55.00 target price on the stock.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at Bank of America. The firm currently has a $44.00 price target on the stock.

Avago Technologies (NASDAQ:AVGO) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at DA Davidson. The firm currently has a $84.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $75.00. The analysts wrote, “F3Q (Jul) results exceed expectations. Non-GAAP revenue and EPS of $1,394 million and $1.26 per share exceeded the Street mean of $1,335 million and $1.05 per share. Performance across Wireless, Wired Infrastructure and Enterprise Storage were in line with expectations while the Industrial segment grew above expectations. Margin and earnings upside were aided by the discontinuation of a couple of loss making groups from LSI.”

Avago Technologies (NASDAQ:AVGO) had its positive rating reissued by analysts at Morgan Stanley. The analysts wrote, “We remain Overweight AVGO as the company’s above-average growth, strong FCF, diversified revenue stream (after LSI), and consistently high profitability is not reflected in the current multiple (P/E of 13x pro-forma 2015 EPS for the combined company). We have high conviction in management’s ability to execute on driving LSI’s OMs from 17% to 30% over the next few years. Notably, Avago doubled its OMs from 15% to 30% post the company’s LBO and is very effective at maximizing pricing for its IP, which we think will benefit the LSI business.”

Blount International (NYSE:BLT) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at KeyCorp. They currently have a $19.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $16.00.

Coty (NYSE:COTY) had its neutral rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. They currently have a $18.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $19.00.

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) had its overweight rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley. Morgan Stanley currently has a $30.00 price target on the stock. The analysts wrote, “While we expect Cisco will continue to work through service provider spending pauses and emerging market sales struggles in the 1HFY15, we expect the refreshed product portfolio and focused sales force to help the company resume growth in FY15. We believe that if the new products are able to find good traction, that the bear case of tech disruption will be directly rebutted, leading to not only potential revenue and earnings upside, but also multiple expansion from its current ~10.5x FY16 EPS. Our $30 PT is based on ~12.5x our FY16 EPS estimate of $2.37.”

Carlisle Companies (NYSE:CSL) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at KeyCorp. The firm currently has a $97.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $95.00.

Iao Kun Group Holding (NASDAQ:IKGH) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus currently has a $4.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $5.00.

Mobileiron (NASDAQ:MOBL) had its overweight rating reissued by analysts at Morgan Stanley. The firm currently has a $13.00 price target on the stock. The analysts wrote, “As part of VMworld, we met with AirWatch cofounder Alan Dabbierre, who is now overseeing the AirWatch operating board within VMware (VMware acquired AirWatch in January of this year). During the wide-ranging conversation, Dabbierre indicated that they typically run into MobileIron competitively most frequently of the other mobile device and platform offerings. In spite of seeing MobileIron frequently, he felt like most customers ultimately develop preferences based on views of the software performance and other factors outside of prices. This is consistent with our view that most customers ultimately are choosing between the two suppliers based on other factors, like specific solution strengths, software update policies, buying channel preferences,etc.”

Reed's (NYSE:REED) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Singular Research. They currently have a $8.50 price target on the stock.

Repros Therapeutics (NASDAQ:RPRX) had its positive rating reiterated by analysts at Ascendiant Capital Markets. The analysts wrote, “We believe that the positive result from the ZA-305 study bodes well for a positive result from the ZA-304 study, given that the trials are identical in design. Further, we believe that positive results from these studies will also be valuable in supporting potential labeling claims for superiority of Androxal over Androgel, which would improve the commercial attractiveness of the product. Our 12 month PT is calculated using an NPV analysis.”

SciClone Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SCLN) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Aegis.

Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank. The firm currently has a $56.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $55.00.

Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) had its equal weight rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. The firm currently has a $52.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $51.00.

Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at Goldman Sachs.

Veeva Systems (NASDAQ:VEEV) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. The firm currently has a $32.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $30.00.

Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) had its rating reaffirmed by analysts at Telsey Advisory Group. The firm currently has a $80.00 target price on the stock.

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