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AYI

Acuity Brands

$131.65

-0.18 (-0.14%)

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Active trading in Acuity Brands put options after earnings

Active trading in Acuity Brands put options after earnings. The stock up 26c to $132.09 and Apr 120 puts trade across the exchanges from 55 to 45c per contract. Customers are selling, according to data from ISE and a total of 3.2K have change hands against 1.6K open interest. The put writing comes after a 3.9% post-earnings drop on 4/4 sent shares to 52-week lows of $129.48.

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AYI Acuity Brands
$131.65

-0.18 (-0.14%)

04/05/18
OPCO
04/05/18
NO CHANGE
Target $155
OPCO
Outperform
Acuity Brands price target lowered to $155 from $175 at Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer analyst Christopher Glynn lowered his price target for Acuity Brands to $155 from $175 after quarterly results. The analyst reiterates an Outperform rating on the shares.
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UPGRADE
Target $150

Outperform
Acuity Brands upgraded to Outperform with $150 price target at JMP Securities
As previously reported, JMP Securities analyst Joseph Osha upgraded Acuity Brands to Outperform from Market Perform and set a $150 price target on the shares, saying he believes the stock is finally trading at a "reasonable valuation based on reasonable expectations." While margins may still take a while to recover, according to Osha, he expects Acuity to be a beneficiary of the coming industry shakeout "at a point where the status quo is not sustainable," he tells investors.
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ROTH
04/05/18
NO CHANGE
Target $90
ROTH
Sell
Acuity Brands price target lowered to $90 from $205 at Roth Capital
Roth Capital analyst Craig Irwin lowered his price target for Acuity Brands to $90 from $105, citing Q2 miss as management becomes defensive, chasing business on price. The analyst reiterates a Sell rating on the shares.
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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. Merck (MRK) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays with analyst Geoffrey Meacham saying he believes the company will continue to take share in first-line lung cancer, driven by positive KN-189 and KN-042 data. 2. Acuity Brands (AYI) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at JMP Securities with analyst Joseph Osha saying he believes the stock is finally trading at a "reasonable valuation based on reasonable expectations." 3. AMD (AMD) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel with analyst Kevin Cassidy citing valuation and the company's margin expansion potential. 4. Tiffany (TIF) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Loop Capital with analyst Laura Champine saying her initial meeting with the company's new CEO Alessandro Bogliogo added to her confidence. 5. Citi (C) and Wells Fargo (WFC) were upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS. 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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