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TGT

Target

$87.59

0.91 (1.05%)

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Bullish short-term option play in Target as shares reach 52-week highs

Bullish short-term option play in Target as shares reach 52-week highs. The stock up 90c to $87.60 and 3K Sep 83.5 puts sold at 38c to buy 3K Sep 87.5 - 90, 1X2, call spreads for 28c. The three-way targets another 2.7% advance to $90 through the expiration in 23 days.

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TGT Target
$87.59

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Target $118
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Dollar General price target raised to $118 from $113 at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Edward Kelly raised his price target for Dollar General (DG) to $118 from $113 ahead of quarterly results. The analyst notes that expectations seem high given the 23% increase in the stock since last quarter's weather-related disappointment. While Kelly expects solid results and raised his estimates accordingly, he cautions investors not get carried away as retailers with high consumable exposure like Dollar General may not see the acceleration produced by Walmart (WMT) and Target (TGT). The analyst reiterates an Outperform rating on Dollar General's shares as the demand backdrop looks supportive of strong results through a massive low-income refund cycle in early 2019.
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Fly Intel: Today's top analyst calls on Wall Street
Check out today's top analyst calls from around Wall Street, compiled by The Fly. ROSENBLATT BOOSTS AMD PRICE TARGET TO STREET HIGH: Rosenblatt analyst Hans Mosesmann raised his price target for AMD (AMD) shares to $30 from $27. Mosesmann's new price target represents the high among Wall Street sell-side analysts. Following the meetings, Mosesmann has renewed conviction in AMD's multi-year double digit growth profile. Further, he's impressed by the analysis investors are doing in the name after years of disregard. AMD is up 4.1% in late morning trading. CANTOR CUTS AETNA TO NEUTRAL: Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Steven Halper downgraded Aetna (AET) to Neutral from Overweight with a price target of $202. The stock now trades at just a 4.6% discount to the implied CVS Health (CVS) acquisition value of about $207 per share, Halper said. He believes the narrowed deal spread reflects an increased likelihood of regulatory approval. Halper cites limited potential upside for his downgrade of Aetna to Neutral. NIELSEN UPGRADED TO NEUTRAL AT GOLDMAN: Goldman Sachs analyst George Tong upgraded Nielsen Holdings (NLSN) to Neutral and raised his price target for the shares to $25 from $20. With activist Elliott Management pushing for a sale and increased deal activity in the Information Services sector, Tong sees increased likelihood of Nielsen being involved in a transaction. His upgrade to Neutral and price target increase come after the analyst incorporated a potential takeover into his model. Nielsen is up 3.3% in late morning trading. IMPERIAL SEES SUBSCRIBER UPSIDE FOR NETFLIX: Imperial Capital analyst David Miller believes Netflix's (NFLX) experiment with ending billing through Apple's (AAPL) app store in 33 countries outside the U.S. likely implies upside to its Q3 international subscriber guidance. The analyst said he has a tough time believing that Netflix would "experiment" with billing infrastructure mid-quarter if it did not believe that its international subscriber levels were trending ahead of guidance. As such, Miller raised his Q3 international subscriber estimate to 4.46M from 4.35M. He kept an Outperform rating on Netflix with a $494 price target. TARGET GETS UPGRADE AND DOWNGRADE: Target (TGT) was upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Telsey Advisory, and downgraded to Peer Perform from Outperform at Wolfe Research.
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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. Target (TGT) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Telsey Advisory. 2. Deckers Brands (DECK) upgraded to Neutral from Negative at Susquehanna with analyst Sam Poser saying wholesale accounts are more positive than just a few months ago following checks with both large and small retailers. 3. Nielsen (NLSN) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman Sachs with analyst George Tong saying with activist Elliott Management pushing for a sale and increased deal activity in the Information Services sector, he sees increased likelihood of Nielsen being involved in a transaction. 4. Finisar (FNSR) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray with analyst Troy Jensen saying China demand is returning via Huawei and ZTE (ZTCOY), Finisar is facing easy comps following five quarters of depressed demand and the upcoming 400G cycle should provide a tailwind in 2019. 5. Coca-Cola Amatil (CCLAY) upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley. 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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Target downgraded to Peer Perform from Outperform at Wolfe Research

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