New York & Company Inc. (NYSE:NWY): After meeting with New York & Company Inc.’s senior management, Oppenheimer thinks their third quarter guidance is still achievable and they believe that they are in the early stages of a rebound. The firm maintains an Outperform rating on their stock.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. (NASDAQ:GMCR): After testing Starbucks’s (NASDAQ:SBUX) Verismo brewer and Green Mountain Coffee Roaster Inc.’s new Vue machine, Lazard Capital believes Vue demonstrated broader appeal, even though Verismo rated higher among more sophisticated coffee palates. The firm said that their sample group views the single serve market as an alternative to a daily cafe purchase which leads them to believe that near-term investor concerns over pricing pressure is overblown.
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Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG): Wells Fargo doesn’t expect Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.’s same-store sales to rebound from mid to high single digit percentage levels in the near-term, even though they don’t think that Yum’s (NYSE:YUM) Taco Bell will take a significant amount of shares from Chipotle. Wells expects Chipotle to report higher than expected third quarter same-store sales but maintains a Market Perform rating.
Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP): Susquehanna said Microchip Technology Inc. should remain a core holding despite their missed second quarter results. The firm cited their strong dividend yield, potential for margin improvement and the defensive nature of their stock. Shares are Positive rated. Their price target was lowered from $39 to $38.
WNS (Holdings) Ltd. (NYSE:WNS): Citing their valuation and business momentum which remains on an improving trajectory, Baird said they continue to view WNS Holdings Ltd. as a good value. The firm expects in line results with revenue growth, possibly in the double digits by 2014. Shares are Outperform rated with a $14 price target.