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Sprouts Farmers Market

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Sprouts Farmers Market's Boney acquires 88,500 common shares

In a regulatory filing Sprouts Farmers Market director Shon A. Boney disclosed the purchase of 88,500 common shares of the company at a price of $22.8266 per share.

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SFM Sprouts Farmers Market
$23.03

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Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Cree (CREE) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at JPMorgan with analyst Paul Coster citing valuation. 2. Goldman Sachs (GS) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill with analyst Michael Carrier saying the uncertainty around the 1MDB investigation could limit the stock's upside potential if markets stabilize. 3. Denbury Resources (DNR) downgraded to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer with analyst Tim Rezvan saying he lacks confidence that Denbury will get enough votes to close the acquisition of Penn Virginia (PVAC) and sees an increased risk of "strategic limbo" should the deal fall through. 4. Sprouts Farmers Market (SFM) downgraded to Underperform from Buy at BofA/Merrill with analyst Robert Ohems following CEO Amin Maredla's plans to leave the company. Ohems believes Maredla is leaving to pursue other interests, but said the transition comes at a difficult time given expectations Q4 and 1H 2019 are already expected to be challenging. 5. Assertio Therapeutics (ASRT) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Mizuho with analyst Irina Koffler saying while the amended Nucynta royalty agreement with Collegium removes an overhang on the stock, the stock's one-year upside is limited. 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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Sprouts Farmers Market downgraded to Underperform from Buy at BofA/Merrill
BofA/Merrill analyst Robert Ohems downgraded Sprouts Farmers Market to Underperform from Buy and cut its price target to $21 from $35 following CEO Amin Maredla's plans to leave the company. Ohems believes Maredla is leaving to pursue other interests, but said the transition comes at a difficult time given expectations Q4 and 1H 2019 are already expected to be challenging. The analyst expects Q4 margin headwinds from increased investments in technology, training and wages, which should persist into 1H 2019. Further, Ohems sees risk to the company's same-store-sales outlook due to produce deflation and lower comp contribution from new stores.
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Target $29
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CEO departure at Sprouts Farmers Market not a sign of problem, says Loop Capital
Loop Capital analyst Andrew Wolf kept his Hold rating and $29 price target on Sprouts Farmers Market after its announcement that CEO Amin Maredia is stepping down at the end of the year. While the news was "abrupt", the analyst notes that his conversations with the company's management indicates that its positive outlook "should remain intact". Wolf also contends that Sprouts' relative valuation is "reasonable" based on its fundamental growth outlook, even though the stock is the "highest valued member" of his Food Retail group.
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