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Sonic

$26.74

0.64 (2.45%)

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Sonic downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Longbow

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SONC Sonic
$26.74

0.64 (2.45%)

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Equal Weight
Sonic downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Stephens
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Target $26

Equal Weight
Sonic downgraded to Equal Weight at Stephens
As previously reported, Stephens analyst Will Slabaugh downgraded Sonic to Equal Weight from Overweight after the company reported "disappointing" quarterly results and guidance. While the analyst continues to believe Sonic will eventually attain a more appropriate franchised multiple as sales improve, a lack of earnings or sales visibility will limit stock appreciation in the coming quarters. He also lowered his price target on the shares to $26 from $32.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. T-Mobile (TMUS) downgraded to Buy from Conviction Buy at Goldman with analyst Brett Feldman citing recent share outperformance. 2. Under Armour (UA) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at William Blair with analyst Sharon Zackfia saying the company's investments will constrain earnings growth to the mid-teens through 2018. 3. Visa (V) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Guggenheim. 4. Sonic (SONC) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Telsey Advisory and to Equal Weight from Overweight at Stephens. 5. VF Corp. downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan, to Neutral from Buy at Citi, and to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
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Piper thinks blocking of Overtime Rule came too late
An Obama-appointed judge in Texas surprisingly blocked the Overtime Rule set to take effect on December 1, Piper Jaffray analysts in the Hardlines Retail & Specialty Products space tell investors in a research note. The analysts say that regardless of whether the injunction is upheld, their research suggests that the ruling comes too late for larger companies to pull back on the planned Overtime Rule change. Payroll and IT systems are likely set to adjust this coming Sunday, they point out. Piper's analysts expect the expense headwinds from the OT rule change for retailers/restaurants to remain in place. The retailers they believe that are most impacted from the rule are Dollar General (DG), Dollar Tree (DLTR), Regis (RGS) and Sally Beauty (SBH). The restaurants they believe are most impacted are Bojangles (BOJA), Starbucks (SBUX), Sonic (SONC), Noodles & Company (NDLS), Potbelly (PBPB), Del Taco (TACO) and Zoe's Kitchen (ZOES).

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