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SNAP

Snap

$14.62

-0.305 (-2.04%)

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Sizable spread opened in Snap as shares slump Tuesday

Sizable spread opened in Snap as shares slump Tuesday. The stock down 32c to $14.60 and an investor sells 5K Nov 13 puts to buy 5K Nov 16 - 19 call spreads, collecting 10c on package. All three legs open and the position is tied to 250K shares. The stock is down today, but has rallied 23.4% since a negative 14.5% earnings gap move on 8/11/17. The three-way spread expresses confidence that the rally can continue through the next earnings cycle in early-November.

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$14.62

-0.305 (-2.04%)

09/11/17
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09/11/17
DOWNGRADE
Target $17
DBAB
Hold
Snap downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Lloyd Walmsley downgraded Snap to Hold and cut his price target for the shares to $17 from $20. The camera company closed Friday up 20c to $15.34. The risk/reward is more balanced with the shares up 29% since August 11, Walmsley tells investors in a research note. The analyst believes new products may take longer to improve the daily active user trajectory and points out his conversations across the advertising ecosystem yielded "decidedly mixed" feedback for Snap over the past month. Walmsley, however, continues to see an attractive long-term opportunity for Snap citing its "product innovation and improving ad tech."
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09/11/17
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Facebook taking long-term view of video opportunity, says Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Peter Stabler notes that Facebook (FB) is reportedly willing to spend as much as $1B to cultivate original video programming through 2018. The analyst believes that the scale of potential investment and particular investment targets suggest that Facebook is taking a long-term view of the video opportunity and that investments are likely to "significantly outstrip" near-term video monetization. Additionally, the company appears determined to drive Stories adoption in core Facebook to head off the threat of competitive incursion by Snap (SNAP), while expanding the distribution of advertising stories being widely adopted by marketers on Instagram.
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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. Snap (SNAP) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank with analyst Lloyd Walmsley saying the risk/reward is more balanced with the shares up 29% since August 11. 2. Owens Corning (OC) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Nomura Instinet with analyst Michael Wood saying high expectations create a balanced risk/reward at current share levels. 3. Kroger (KR) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank with analyst Shane Higgins saying the company's sales and earnings growth for the next few years are likely to be below historical averages as it enters a period of increased investment, which warrants a lower multiple. 4. Sony (SNE) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citi with analyst Kota Ezawa saying the shares, following the recent rally, are now around fair value. The analyst expects the company's earnings growth to slow. 5. Newell Brands (NWL) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies with analyst Kevin Grundy citing management's "recent cautionary commentary" on its outlook for the second half of 2018. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
09/15/17
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09/15/17
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Target $17
CANT
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Cantor, positive on monetization per minute, boosts Snap target to $17
Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Kip Paulson raised his price target for Snap shares to $17 from $15 and keeps an Overweight rating on the name. The stock closed yesterday down 12c to $14.91. Snap's monetization per minute, aided by differentiated Snap shows landing on the platform and the secular rise of mobile video, has "significant upside potential," Paulson tells investors in a research note. He believes the company's 30 minutes per day of user engagement and monetization potential from Snap shows are underappreciated by the Street.

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WSM

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