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TWNK

Hostess Brands

$13.94

-0.1703 (-1.21%)

16:48
08/07/18
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08/07/18
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Hostess Brands reports Q2 adjusted EPS 14c, consensus 16c

Reports Q2 revenue $215.8M, consensus $221.31M. Hostess branded point of sale increased 2.4% for the 13-week period ended June 30, 2018. Point of sale for the top seven sub-brands increased 4.4%. These sub-brands represent 66.1% of the Company's net revenue. The Hostess brand's market share for the 13-week period ended June 30, 2018 was 17.5%, up 42 basis points. Adjusted EBITDA was $47.6 million, or 22.1% of net revenue, compared to $63.2 million or 31.1% of net revenue.

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TWNK Hostess Brands
$13.94

-0.1703 (-1.21%)

05/21/18
BREN
05/21/18
INITIATION
Target $19
BREN
Hold
Flowers Foods initiated with a Hold at Berenberg
Berenberg analyst Adam Mizrahi started Flowers Foods (FLO) with a Hold rating and $19 price target. The company's earnings uplift visibility from Project Centennial is limited, Mizrahi tells investors in a research note. He prefers shares of Hostess Brands (TWNK) over Flowers Foods.
05/21/18
05/21/18
INITIATION

On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations
Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Hostess Brands (TWNK) initiated with a Buy at Berenberg while Flowers Foods (FLO) was initiated with a Hold. 2. Ceridian (CDAY) initiated with an Overweight at Piper Jaffray and MUFG, an Outperform at Wells Fargo, an Equal Weight at Barclays, a Neutral at JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs, a Market Perform at William Blair, as well as a Hold at Deutsche Bank, Canaccord, and Jefferies. 3. nLight (LASR) initiated with an Outperform at Raymond James as well as a Buy at Needham, Canaccord, Stifel, and DA Davidson. 4. VF Corp. (VFC) initiated with a Buy at Argus. 5. Chemours (CC) initiated with a Buy at Vertical Research. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
05/21/18
VERT
05/21/18
INITIATION
VERT
Buy
Hostess Brands initiated with a Buy at Vertical Research
05/22/18
05/22/18
INITIATION

On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations
Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Hostess Brands (TWNK) initiated with a Buy at Vertical Research. 2. DocuSign (DOCU) initiated with an Outperform at William Blair and JMP Securities, an Overweight at Piper Jaffray and JPMorgan, a Buy at Citi, an Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley, and a Hold at Deutsche Bank. 3. Goosehead Insurance (GSHD) was initiated with an Outperform at Keefe Bruyette, an Overweight at JPMorgan, and a Buy at BofA/Merrill. 4. Smartsheet (SMAR) was initiated with an Outperform at William Blair and RBC Capital, an Overweight at JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley, as well as a Buy at Jefferies, SunTrust, and Canaccord. Lamb Weston (LW) initiated with a Sell at Vertical Research. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.

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