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Ulta Beauty

$322.34

-12.5 (-3.73%)

08:56
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Ulta Beauty bucking downbeat retail trends, Barron's says

Ulta Beauty has been one of retail's few bright lights, but for the past month it has been just another retailer, Teresa Rivas writes in this week's edition of Barron's. However, its second-quarter earnings may change that, the author notes, while acknowledging that the retailer has long been bucking the industry's downbeat trends with robust traffic and sales, inking savvy partnerships with social-media stars and attracting consumers to stores with an array of products even as many malls remain empty. Reference Link

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ULTA Ulta Beauty
$322.34

-12.5 (-3.73%)

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OPCO
07/25/19
NO CHANGE
Target $390
OPCO
Outperform
Ulta Beauty price target raised to $390 from $370 at Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer analyst Rupesh Parikh raised his price target for Ulta Beauty (ULTA) to $390 from $370 given the company's meaningful overlap with J.C. Penney (JCP) stores that have a Sephora inside and following media reports saying that the latter has hired advisors to explore debt restructuring options. While the company subsequently confirmed that it has not hired advisors for an in-court restructuring or bankruptcy, the analyst points out that he views Ulta Beauty as a potential beneficiary of any store rationalization down the road at J.C. Penney. Parikh says Ulta remains a top pick, and reiterates an Outperform rating on the shares.
08/15/19
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Neutral
Ulta Q2 gross margin upside likely limited by promos, says Cleveland Research
Cleveland Research analyst Rusty Wilson lowered his Q2 comp growth estimate for Ulta Beauty to up 6.5% from up 6.5%-7.0% following his checks, which showed that comps appeared to trend in line with consensus expectations. The analyst, who believes that unplanned promotions in July will likely limit margin upside, keeps a Neutral rating on Ulta shares. However, he added that the outlook for the second half "continues to lean positive."
08/23/19
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Mixed
Ulta Beauty downgraded to Mixed from Positive at OTR Global
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Mixed
Update: Ulta Beauty downgraded to Mixed following checks at OTR Global
As previously reported, OTR Global downgraded Ulta Beauty to Mixed from Positive. The firm's checks suggest Q2 supplier's sales plan attainment deteriorated due to increased competition and expects Ulta to increase some supplier margin requirements in 2020.

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