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Weight Watchers announces stock ticker symbol change to 'WW'

Weight Watchers International (WTW) announced that it will begin trading on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under its new ticker symbol, "WW," effective Monday, April 22. The ticker symbol change was made to more accurately align with the company's corporate identity.

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Fly Intel: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Asset managers BlackRock (BLK), Eaton Vance (EV), Ivesco (IVZ), Affiliated Managers (AMG) and Legg Mason (LM) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank, with analyst Brian Bedell saying their fundamentals are "unlikely to improve anytime soon." The analyst believes "investor neglect" toward the stocks should continue on fears of a market downturn, as well as due to poor fundamentals from product outflows and pressure on fee rates and operating margins. 2. Starbucks (SBUX) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman Sachs by analyst Karen Holthouse, saying she remains "reasonably confident" that Starbucks' initiatives to drive digital engagement can lead to a "more stable" 3%-4% comp trajectory in the U.S. over the next few years. However, its valuation has "rapidly re-rated" to reflect this, and gift cards and digital trends could be points of caution in fiscal Q1. The analyst also downgraded Yum! Brands (YUM) to Sell from Neutral. 3. Gap (GPS) downgraded to Underweight from Overweight at Barclays, with analyst Chethan Mallela saying he believes "challenging" traffic trends and "difficult" comparisons cloud visibility into the company's sales growth momentum. Further, the analyst believes the company's cost pressures will be larger than investors anticipate and pose risk to consensus estimates. 4. WW (WTW) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan by analyst Christina Brathwaite, saying early in the year channel checks point to a weak start to 2019 for the company. The checks suggest traffic to WW''s website and engagement on its mobile app are down double-digit percentages year-over-year, the analyst added. 5. Hanesbrands (HBI) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank, with analyst Tiffany Kanaga citing a deep dive of the company's international business. 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: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Home Depot (HD) downgraded to Hold from Buy at DZ Bank and to Market Perform from Outperform at Telsey Advisory. 2. Chubb (CB) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse with analyst Michael Zaremski saying he thinks the assumed catastrophe load embedded within consensus EPS forecasts is materially too low/optimistic, and as he has less confidence that the company will be able to organically grow policy counts in its peer-leading US high-net-worth personal home/auto businesses due to heightened competition from new entrants, one of whom is led by a spate of former Chubb executives. The analyst also lowered his price target on the shares to $131 from $141. 3. Heska (HSKA) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Benchmark wth analyst Bruce Jackson saying he reduced his estimates following the company's Q4 miss and "disappointing" 2019 guidance. 4. WW (WTW) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at DA Davidson, to Hold from Buy at SunTrust and Craig-Hallum, to Sector Weight from Overweight at KeyBanc, and to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer. 5. Unilever (UN, UL) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Exane BNP Paribas. 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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JPMorgan sees downside to WW revenue guidance and shares
JPMorgan analyst Christina Brathwaite continues to see risk to WW's 2019 revenue guidance, which she says "embeds trends improve significantly throughout the year." SimilarWeb data indicates that the company's daily active users in the U.S. remains weak with trends now down 39% year-over-year thus far quarter-to-date, which points to North America end of period subscribers down high-teens percent in Q1, Brathwaite tells investors in a research note. She points out that this is worse than the down low single-digit trend she's currently modeling. The analyst continues to see downside to WW shares and reiterates the stock as her top Focus List short idea. Brathwaite has an Underweight rating on the name with a $14 price target.
04/11/19
JPMS
04/11/19
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WW price target lowered to $12 from $14 at JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Christina Brathwaite lowered her estimates on WW saying daily active user data in the U.S. has tracked even worse than her bearish expectations. Daily active users dropped 40% year-over-year during Q1, according to SimilarWeb, Brathwaite tells investors in a research note. By the analyst's math, the data imply WW's North America subscribers are around 2.5M, or down 18% year-over-year, which she says would put "significant pressure" on the company's revenue for the year. The analyst lowered her price target for WW to $12 from $14 and maintains an Underweight rating on the shares. She reiterates the company as her top short pick.
04/15/19
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Target $21
MSCO
Equal Weight
WW tracker points to subscriber stabilization in Q1, says Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley analyst Vincent Sinisi said his "MAD" tracker that uses WW app downloads points to Q1 end subscribers of about 4.5M, which he notes is relatively in-line with guidance from the company for its subscriber count to be "down slightly." The company's app download trends sequentially improved through the quarter ending in March, which Sinisi said he views as a "constructive sign." While he keeps an Equal Weight rating on WW shares, the analyst said he sees "tactical upside at these levels" into the company's next report in May.

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