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Starbucks commits up to $20M to provide relief to Central American farmers

In response to critically low coffee prices in Central America, Starbucks announced a commitment of up to $20M to temporarily relieve impacted smallholder farmers with whom Starbucks does business, until the coffee market self-corrects and rises above the cost of production. These funds will go directly to smallholder farmers in Nicaragua, Guatemala, Mexico and El Salvador to subsidize farmer income during the upcoming harvest season in Central America.

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SBUX Starbucks
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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. Starbucks (SBUX) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray with analyst Nicole Miller Regan citing another month of U.S. checks that suggest a lack of comp performance. 2. Public Storage (PSA) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman Sachs with analyst Andrew Rosivach saying he sees negative 2019 same store net operating income as likely. 3. AT&T (T) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo with analyst Jennifer Fritzsche saying while she agrees with the longer term story of AT&T's strategic perspective, the stock will be range bound over the near-to-medium term. 4. Tiffany (TIF) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill with analyst Lorraine Hutchinson saying she remains positive on new management's strategy and high-single digit global sales growth target, but thinks share valuation prices in sales acceleration and upward estimate revisions. 5. Coty (COTY) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Societe Generale and to Market Perform from Outperform at BMO Capital. 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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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. SIDOTI UPGRADES SYSTEMAX TO BUY: Sidoti analyst Anthony Lebiedzinski upgraded Systemax (SYX) to Buy from Neutral. The analyst said the recent selloff in shares is overdone and maintained a $45 price target. Systemax shares are up 10.2% in morning trading. PIPER CUTS STARBUCKS TO NEUTRAL: Piper Jaffray analyst Nicole Miller Regan downgraded Starbucks (SBUX) last night to Neutral from Overweight and lowered her price target for the shares to $53 from $60. The motivation for the downgrade was another month of U.S. checks that suggested a lack of comp performance, Miller Regan said. The analyst believes shares of Starbucks will be "range bound at best" until U.S. trends improve. She sees issues around "inconsistent results, credibility of guidance, and management transitions." Miller Regan thinks the stock has "modest downside risk." MKM BOOSTS NETFLIX TARGET TO $395: MKM Partners analyst Rob Sanderson raised his price target for Netflix (NFLX) to $395 from $390 and kept a Buy rating on the shares after updating his estimates. The analyst said his "previous caution" on the shares is "now reversed" following the recent stock price correction. His subscriber ramp expectations are "somewhat lower" in the near-to-medium term but remain unchanged in the long-term. Netflix will approach full penetration of the U.S. over time, growing to 90M subscribers by 2025, Sanderson said. He continues to see over $40 per share in earnings power at 90M U.S. and 300M international subscribers, which he projected in the 2025 timeframe. Expectations for Netflix became "somewhat elevated, but have been appropriately moderated," Sanderson contended. He called the stock a "must-own for growth managers." BAIRD SAYS STAR WARS LICENSE ADDS VISIBILITY FOR ZYNGA: Baird analyst Colin Sebastian believes the Star Wars license announced adds some visibility to Zynga's (ZNGA) out-year growth targets. The new Disney (DIS) license is a positive development for Zynga for the longer-term given the popularity of the Star Wars franchise, Sebastian said. That said, he does not expect a material contribution from new titles until 2020. As such, Sebastian kept a Neutral rating on Zynga shares. Znga shares are up 7.6% in late morning trading. PIPER SAYS FACEBOOK USERS 'UNFAZED' BY ISSUES: Piper Jaffray analyst Michael Olson said his firm's survey of 1,300 Facebook (FB) and Instagram users leaves him confident that "most are unfazed by the negative news flow." The analyst kept an Overweight rating on Facebook shares with a $200 price target.
08/31/18
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08/31/18
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Tigress reiterates Neutral on Coca-Cola after 'bold' Costa acquisition
Tigress Financial analyst Ivan Feinseth reiterates a Neutral rating on Coca-Cola (KO) shares following the company's acquisition of Costa. The deak positions Coca-Cola "in the center of the very competitive coffee-based beverage business" where it will compete head-on with Starbucks (SBUX) and Nestle (NSRGY), Feinseth tells investors in a research note. The Costa acquisition is a "bold move" by Coca-Cola as it continues trying to expand outside of its core beverage business and increase its retail presence, the analyst adds. He believes, however, that "intense" competition in the beverage industry, coupled with ongoing changes in consumer tastes, creates "significant Business Performance headwinds" for Coke.
09/18/18
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09/18/18
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Target $53
WEDB
Neutral
Wedbush checks point to Q4 U.S. SSS growth in 2%-3% range at Starbucks
Wedbush analyst Nick Setyan told investors in a research note that recent checks are pointing to Starbucks' U.S. SSS growth tracking in the mid-2% range for Q4, slightly below the 2.8% consensus. While the analyst says a 3% comp in Americas "is possible," a rounded-down 2% comp "may be just as likely" particularly due to the adverse weather in the mid-Atlantic. He views new digital initiatives, including the ability to take advantage of mobile pay without being a loyalty member, as an incremental 1%-2% SSS growth driver in FY19. While he no longer sees growing risks to lowered expectations through FY19, Setyan also does not expect drivers of positive revisions to materialize, and maintains a Neutral rating and $53 price target.

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