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Estee Lauder

$95.63

0.32 (0.34%)

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1K Estee Lauder Aug 97.5 calls opened for $1.55

1K Estee Lauder Aug 97.5 calls opened for $1.55. The stock up 34c to $95.65 and the bullish option play expires 8/18/17, the same day as the company's next earnings report.

EL Estee Lauder
$95.63

0.32 (0.34%)

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Estee Lauder stronger focus on specialty retailers will be positive, says Stifel
After meeting with Ulta Beauty (ULTA), Stifel analyst Mark Astrachan says that Estee Lauder's (EL) increased emphasis on specialty retailers " will diversify the company's exposure from weaker channels like U.S. mid-tier department stores. " The analyst quotes Ulta as saying that the launch of Estee's largest brand by Ulta will enable Estee to attract new customers. He expects Ulta to add additional Estee Lauder brands in the future. The analyst raised his price target on Estee Lauder to $108 from $98 and keeps a Buy rating on the stock.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Wayfair (W) upgraded to Outperform from Perform at Oppenheimer with analyst Brian Nagel saying the company's sales growth has been reaccelerating lately and its "inventory-light" business model is both powerful and underappreciated. 2. Estee Lauder (EL) and Ulta Beauty (ULTA) were upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies. 3. Deere (DE) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan with analyst Ann Duignan saying she likes the strategic fit of the Wirtgen Group acquisition and believes it will open up new markets for growth. 4. Jack in the Box (JACK) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo with analyst Jeff Farmer saying the potential sale of the Qdoba concept is not being fully reflected in the shares. 5. Fastenal (FAST) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Longbow with analyst Chris Dankert saying distribution checks are at the highest level to date trending at 5.3% growth, an acceleration from 4.3% growth reported during March checks. 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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Target $110
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Estee Lauder upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies
Jefferies analyst Stephanie Wissink upgraded Estee Lauder to Buy after assuming coverage of the name. The analyst sees earnings upside with make-up sales continuing to drive overall industry and company growth. She raised her price target for the shares to $110 from $95.
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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. Akamai (AKAM) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Baird with analyst William citing the lack of improving media trends, the lack of a near-term catalyst, and Street estimates that appear to him to be too high. Power lowered his price target to $55 from $60 on Akamai shares. 2. Celgene (CELG) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus with analyst David Toung citing valuation, Revlimid revenue concentration risk, and large discounts for Otezla. 3. Estee Lauder (EL) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Societe Generale. 4. Ball Corp. (BLL) downgraded to Hold on limited upside at Vertical Research with analyst Chip Dillon citing limited upside to his new $83 price target, which he raised from $81. 5. TreeHouse (THS) was downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo and to Neutral from Outperform at Wedbush. 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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