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SBUX

Starbucks

$52.61

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Starbucks still on track for 5% Q4 U.S. SSS growth, says RBC Capital

RBC Capital analyst David Palmer still expects Starbucks to report 5% Americas SSS growth in fiscal Q4, based on the results of the firm's proprietary consumer panel analysis through September. The analyst continues to expect the company's EPS to jump 28% in Q4, but he did slightly cut his fiscal 2017 SSS estimate and trimmed his price target on the stock to $64 from $68. Nonetheless, the analyst expects multiple positive catalysts to boost the stock over the longer term, and he keeps an Outperform rating on the name.

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SBUX Starbucks
$52.61

-0.15 (-0.28%)

09/20/16
WELS
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WELS
Outperform
Starbucks continues to outperform in packaged coffee, says Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Bonnie Herzog says Nielsen channel data indicates that total packaged coffee growth remains soft. In the four weeks ending September 10, sales for the total packaged ground coffee category were down 0.4% year-over-year, Herzog tells investors in an intraday research note. Starbucks' dollar share of the category increased to 12.9% versus 11.8% last year, however, the analyst points out. She believes Starbucks continues to outperform the industry and keeps an Outperform rating on the shares.
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LBOW
09/21/16
INITIATION
Target $71
LBOW
Buy
Starbucks initiated with a Buy at Longbow
Longbow analyst Alton Stump initiated Starbucks with a Buy and a a $71 price target. The analyst expects Starbucks comp slowdown in the America's segment during Q3 to rebound over the next 3-6 months as customers adapt to the new loyalty program and views the recent weakness in shares as an attractive entry point.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations
Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Starbucks (SBUX) initiated with a Buy at Longbow. 2. Boston Beer (SAM) initiated with an Outperform at William Blair. 3. Altria Group (MO) was initiated with a Hold at Jefferies while the firm initiated Reynolds American (RAI) with a Buy. 4. Dick's Sporting (DKS) initiated with a Neutral at Guggenheim. 5. E-Trade (ETFC) reinstated with an Outperform at Credit Suisse. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
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Outperform
Starbucks still outperforming in packaged coffee, says Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Bonnie Herzog says that according to Nielsen, in the four weeks ending Oct. 8, dollar sales for the total packaged ground coffee category were down 1.3% year-over-year, with a plus 7% unit growth being offset by a down 7.8% average net pricing. Starbucks' dollar share of the total ground coffee category increased, however, to 12.9% from 11.8% last year, Herzog tells investors in a research note. As coffee growth decelerates, the company continues to outperform, the analyst contends. She has an Outperform rating on Starbucks with a $69-$71 price target range.

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