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ULTA

Ulta Beauty

$248.60

-0.83 (-0.33%)

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Ulta Beauty weakness a buying opportunity, says Cowen

Cowen analyst Oliver Chen recommends buying Ulta Beauty on its pullback as he believes department store promotional fears are overblown. He also thinks the company's loyalty, brand access, and mass offerings enable it to protect its market shares, and its current valuation makes the shares more attractive. Chen reiterated his Outperform rating and $336 price target on Ulta Beauty shares.

ULTA Ulta Beauty
$248.60

-0.83 (-0.33%)

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OPCO
07/31/17
DOWNGRADE
Target $270
OPCO
Perform
Ulta Beauty downgraded to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer analyst Rupesh Parikh downgraded Ulta Beauty to Perform from Outperform, with a $270 price target, as he now views the backdrop as more challenging for the company to deliver the same level of comp and earnings upside investors have grown accustomed to.
07/31/17
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07/31/17
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Ulta Beauty downgraded to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer analyst Rupesh Parikh downgraded Ulta Beauty to Perform saying softer commentary from L'Oreal on its earnings call, increasing promotional activity from the department store channel and more difficult year-over-year comparisons "could now signal a potentially more challenging beauty backdrop going forward." The analyst views Ulta's risk/reward as more balanced at current share levels. He lowered his price target for the shares to $270 from $330.
07/26/17
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07/26/17
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Amazon not a near-term threat to Ulta Beauty, says Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak noted that Ulta Beauty (ULTA) shares are weak today after Women's Wear Daily reported that Amazon (AMZN) is potentially partnering with high-end beauty products retailer Violet Grey. However, he is skeptical that Amazon could gain access to a large number of high end cosmetics products via such a partnership, as that would likely violate Violet Grey's deal with the brands. While he does believe Amazon is focused on growing its presence in cosmetics, he doesn't think it is a near-term threat to Ulta, even if it does partner in some way with Violet Grey.
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07/26/17
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Target $330
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Ulta Beauty down after WWD article on Amazon, says Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Erinn Murphy attributes the weakness today in shares of Ulta Beauty (ULTA) to a WWD article speaking to the potential that Amazon (AMZN) could start to work with Violet Grey in the beauty space. The analyst notes that Violet Grey's strategy is to focus on the super high-end/ luxury beauty products. "We would find it very surprising that these vendors behind the site would want to partner with AMZN at this point," the analyst writes. She does not see near-term risk of Amazon disrupting the beauty category at this time. The analyst has an Overweight rating on Ulta with a $330 price target.

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