UPDATE: Deutsche Bank Upgrades Whole Foods Market to Overweight on EPS and Margin Growth
Deutsche Bank increased its rating on Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ: WFM) from Equal-weight to Overweight and announced a price target of $110 on shares.
Deutsche Bank said, "We see WFM shares continuing to grow on ~19% annual EPS growth to 2015. We expect 8%+ comp momentum, margin expansion and upside from returning rising cash balances to shareholders. Our new store density analysis shows a 15-year runway of 8-9% store growth ahead, which helps support valuation."
Whole Foods Market closed at $92.91 on Thursday.
(c) 2013 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.