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WMT

Walmart

$80.98

0.21 (0.26%)

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Wal-Mart sees FY EPS impact from currency 'less' than previously expected

The initial guidance for FY18 EPS assumed a negative currency impact of about 5c per share, but Wal-Mart now expects the EPS impact from currency will be less given current exchange rates. The company continues to assume a full-year effective tax rate around 32%. Guidance assumes the economic conditions in key markets remains "relatively consistent."

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WMT Walmart
$80.98

0.21 (0.26%)

08/07/17
COWN
08/07/17
NO CHANGE
Target $86
COWN
Outperform
Cowen continues to favor Wal-Mart over Target despite turnaround progress
Cowen analyst Oliver Chen said Target's (TGT) positive pre-announcement and Wal-Mart's (WMT) momentum give him confidence about Q2, but his firm's proprietary survey indicates cautious trends in the quarter, including declines in visitor rates, declines in satisfaction, and growth in visitor overlap with Amazon (AMZN). While acknowledging that Target's turnaround remains on track, he said he still prefers Wal-Mart shares. Chen maintains his Outperform rating and $86 price target on Wal-Mart shares and his Market Perform rating on Target shares.
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Wal-Mart upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens
08/11/17
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Target $91

Overweight
Wal-Mart upgraded to Overweight on better in-store experience at Stephens
As previously reported, Stephens analyst Ben Bienvenu upgraded Wal-Mart to Overweight from Equal Weight, stating that the company's multi-year investments have led to a better in-store experience, which he sees continuing to drive momentum. Bienvenu raised his price target on Wal-Mart shares to $91 from $78.
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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. Wal-Mart (WMT) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens with analyst Ben Bienvenu saying that the company's multi-year investments have led to a better in-store experience, which he sees continuing to drive momentum. 2. Kohl's (KSS) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Credit Suisse. 3. Huntington Bancshares (HBAN) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray with analyst Kevin Barker saying the "disappointing" expense guidance has lowered expectations while Huntington should grow earnings faster than any regional bank peer in fiscal 2018 and fiscal 2019. 4. Axalta Coating (AXTA) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan with analyst Jeffrey Zekauskas saying the 16% pullback over the past three weeks has created an investment opportunity. 5. Perrigo (PRGO) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman Sachs with analyst Jami Rubin saying the quarterly results may mark the beginning of inflection towards stabilization in the Rx business. 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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BANF

BancFirst

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ATHN

athenahealth

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AXP

American Express

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MRCY

Mercury Systems

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FFBC

First Financial Bancorp

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$NSD

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MCRI

Monarch Casino

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LVS

Las Vegas Sands

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EPR

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GPP

Green Plains Partners

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FFBC

First Financial Bancorp

$27.75

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RNR

RenaissanceRe

$121.24

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GLPI

Gaming and Leisure Properties

$36.42

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$NYE

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WYNN

Wynn Resorts

$175.48

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INDB

Independent Bank

$72.45

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PENN

Penn National

$32.26

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