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BBY

Best Buy

$58.05

1.03 (1.81%)

, AMZN

Amazon.com

$1,193.60

-2.23 (-0.19%)

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Amazon allows deeper TV discounting at Best Buy, says Wedbush

Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter notes that online checks suggest that Best Buy (BBY) undercut Amazon (AMZN) on TV pricing throughout the Thanksgiving Holiday period, with deals continuing at Best Buy after Cyber Monday, while Amazon surprised him by raising prices. Additionally, the analyst believes Best Buy's Q4 comps guidance is more realistic, due to "Amazon's mercy." He reiterates an Underperform rating and $32 price target on Best Buy's shares.

BBY

Best Buy

$58.05

1.03 (1.81%)

AMZN

Amazon.com

$1,193.60

-2.23 (-0.19%)

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BBY Best Buy
$58.05

1.03 (1.81%)

11/16/17
PIPR
11/16/17
NO CHANGE
PIPR
Best Buy selloff a buying opportunity, says Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Peter Keith recommends using the post-earnings selloff today in shares of Best Buy as a buying opportunity. The analyst believes the retailer's "solid momentum" is continuing. The stock in midday trading is down 5% to $54.45.
11/16/17
BOFA
11/16/17
NO CHANGE
Target $64
BOFA
Buy
Best Buy underlying performance remains solid, says BofA/Merrill
BofA/Merrill said Best Buy reported results slightly below expectations, but they were impacted by recent hurricanes and a shift in iPhone demand to Q4. The firm's analyst said underlying performance remains solid and believes the company is well positioned for the Holiday given a solid product cycle, investments in delivery and increased speed, and market share gains. The firm rates shares a Buy with a $64 price target, down from $68.
11/16/17
DBAB
11/16/17
NO CHANGE
Target $56
DBAB
Hold
Best Buy price target lowered to $56 from $58 at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Mike Baker does not expect consensus estimates for Best Buy to increase following today's Q3 results. In fact, some analysts may take numbers down a bit, Baker tells investors in a post-earnings research note titled "BBY Good, But Not Great." He notes the outlook for Q4 is in line on comps and below consensus on earnings. After the strong rally year-to-date, the analyst thinks the shares could give back some of the gains. Baker lowered his price target for Best Buy shares to $56 from $58 and keeps a Hold rating on the name.
11/27/17
KEYB
11/27/17
NO CHANGE
KEYB
Rapid erosion in physical stores may be abating, says KeyBanc
KeyBanc's research consumer team says that while online remains the key avenue for growth, the rapid erosion in physical store sales may be abating. The analyst noted that strong store checks reinforce their thesis that apparel is back, with the strongest traffic at Urban Outfitters (URBN) and lululemon (LULU). Meanwhile, Wal-Mart (WMT) was able to eschew wrist bands and had solid inventory of doorbusters, while Gap (GPS) saw strong traffic at Old Navy, they contend. Additionally, KeyBanc's team says its channel checks suggest Best Buy (BBY) continues to gain share and drove healthy traffic, while Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) offered slightly more aggressive, but still uninspiring, undifferentiated promotions. Moreover, they believe Conn's (CONN) maintains momentum with its credit offering, credit improvement story, and the recovery in the Hurricane Harvey impacted markets. Checks also revealed solid Beauty positioning, with Ulta Beauty (ULTA) as a winner with strong holiday positioning and good traffic on Thursday/Friday, the analysts added.
AMZN Amazon.com
$1,193.60

-2.23 (-0.19%)

11/28/17
GSCO
11/28/17
NO CHANGE
Target $1450
GSCO
Conviction Buy
Amazon price target raised to $1,450 ahead of AWS re:Invent at Goldman Sachs
Goldman Sachs analyst Heath Terry previewed Amazon Web Services' annual user conference, AWS re:Invent, saying he expects product announcements on par with last year and sees the potential for further partnership announcements. At its "Midnight Madness" kick-off, the company has already announced Amazon Sumerian, five AWS Elemental Media Services and Amazon ML Solutions Lab, Terry noted. He expects AI and machine learning, IoT services, and "Serverless" to be the most talked about topics at the event, Terry added. He maintains a Buy rating on Amazon, keeps it on the firm's Conviction List and raised his price target on the stock to $1,450 from $1,300.
11/28/17
BERN
11/28/17
NO CHANGE
BERN
Grocery sales on Alibaba, JD.com are nine times Amazon's, says Bernstein
Bernstein analyst Bruno Monteyne notes that absolute grocery sales on Alibaba (BABA) and JD.com (JD) are nine times the grocery sales on Amazon.com (AMZN). China's speed is explained by a lack of legacy, as the country never developed big-box retailing, he adds. Further, Monteyne points out that Alibaba's approach has led to an asset light form of e-grocery, contrasting with the very asset-heavy approach taken by Amazon.
11/28/17
STFL
11/28/17
NO CHANGE
STFL
Atlas Air takeover by Amazon unlikely, says Stifel
Stifel analyst David Ross notes there has been speculation in the market of a takeover of Atlas Air Worldwide (AAWW) by Amazon.com (AMZN). The analyst sees an outright buyout of the company as unlikely. However, Ross sees a "real possibility" of Amazon extending its contract with Atlas beyond the initial order of 20 planes. He reiterates a Buy rating on the shares. Atlas Air shares are up 2% to $56.00 in afternoon trading. The analyst on November 8 upgraded the aircraft services outsourcer to Buy with a $69 price target.
11/29/17
KEYB
11/29/17
NO CHANGE
KEYB
Strong attendance at Amazon conference reinforces AWS leading position, says KeyBanc
KeyBanc analyst Brent Bracelin notes that Amazon (AMZN) kicked off its flagship cloud user conference with a Partner Summit highlighted by further enterprise integration with VMware (VMW). The analyst expects news flow to pick up materially into the keynotes on Wednesday and Thursday mornings, and says that the strong attendance reinforces AWS market leading position as the largest cloud platform in IaaS/PaaS.

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MGP Ingredients

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RIOT

Riot Blockchain

$23.08

7.22 (45.52%)

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TWTR

Twitter

$21.88

-0.175 (-0.79%)

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LLY

Eli Lilly

$86.39

-0.28 (-0.32%)

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FDC

First Data

$16.60

0.175 (1.07%)

13:02
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WLL

Whiting Petroleum

$24.33

-1.2431 (-4.86%)

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Whiting Petroleum rating change  »

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FCC to ho ld a council meeting »

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RPD

Rapid7

$18.77

0.03 (0.16%)

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Rapid7 to host analyst day »

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EPAY

Bottomline Technologies

$33.86

0.08 (0.24%)

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SPX

S&P 500

, SPY

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust

$267.13

0.82 (0.31%)

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Senator Paul says tax cuts 'are never the problem' »

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SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust

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Senator Rand Paul tweet »

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S&P 500

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SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust

$266.94

0.63 (0.24%)

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Senator Paul tweets opposition to bills that add to deficit »

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SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust

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IBM

IBM

$157.33

1.92 (1.24%)

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IBM call volume above normal and directionally bullish »

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KMT

Kennametal

$47.39

1.43 (3.11%)

12:20
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Kennametal sees FY21 adjusted sales growing to $2.5B-$2.6B »

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KMX

CarMax

$67.59

-0.38 (-0.56%)

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KMT

Kennametal

$47.38

1.415 (3.08%)

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Kennametal sees FY18 adjusted sales $2.2B-$2.275B, consensus $2.24B »

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$NSD

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$NYE

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FNF

FNF Group

$40.39

-0.24 (-0.59%)

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VLKAY

Volkswagen

$40.48

0.38 (0.95%)

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AKS

AK Steel

$5.37

-0.035 (-0.65%)

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