NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Buffalo WildWings' (BWLD) price target was raised to $182 from $172 by analysts at Jefferies this morning.

The firm maintained its "hold" rating on the stock.

In Wednesday's mid-day trading session, shares are flying 13.26% to $195.

This action comes as the sports bar and restaurant chain released its fiscal 2015 second quarter earnings results yesterday after the market close.

Same-store-sales in the recent quarter rose by 4.2%, compared to the same period the prior year. That beat Jefferies analysts' consensus estimate of 3.7%, according to the firm's note.

For the latest quarter, Buffalo Wild Wings earned $1.12 per diluted share on revenue of $426.4 million. In the same period the previous year, the company earned $1.25 on revenue of $366 million. 

Analysts had expected earnings of $1.26 per share on revenue of $429.78 million for the second quarter of 2015.

Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates BUFFALO WILD WINGS INC as a Buy with a ratings score of B+. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation:

"We rate BUFFALO WILD WINGS INC (BWLD) a BUY. This is driven by a few notable strengths, which we believe should have a greater impact than any weaknesses, and should give investors a better performance opportunity than most stocks we cover. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income, growth in earnings per share, solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins."

You can view the full analysis from the report here: BWLD Ratings Report

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