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Analysts’ Recommendations for Thursday

Africa Oil Corp (AOI). Canaccord Genuity cuts price target to C$8 from C$13.50 citing potentially negative catalysts relating to well results, flow tests, elections in Kenya, and potential changes to existing contracts. AuRico Gold (AUQ). CIBC raises

Thursday Analysts’ Recommendations

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRKb). Barclays raises price target to $105 from $103 as the brokerage house expects the company to generate good earnings growth from the Burlington Northern railroad and the Manufacturing, Service, & Retail

Lipper Data – Asia Pacific (Ex Japan) Funds Weekly Analysis

In the week ended 01/02/2013, the Weekly Only reporting dataset of Asia Pac (Ex Japan) funds (totaling $1.965 Bil, excluding ETFs) reported net investor inflows of $7.9 million. This represents the first weekly inflows

Stocks to Watch Thursday

December sales tallies from Macy’s, Gap and other retailers are expected to show whether concerns about a weak holiday season proved to be correct. Many analysts expected sales growth to be weaker this holiday