Notable Downgrades: Keurig Green Mountain (GMCR), Southwest Airlines (LUV), LeapFrog Enterprises (LF)

Analysts at UBS downgraded Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. (GMCR) from ‘Buy‘ to ‘Neutral‘ in a research report issued to clients on Friday.

The target price for GMCR is lowered from $114 to $86, implying 27% expected downside from stock’s current pps.

On valuation measures, Keurig Green Mountain Inc. stock it’s trading at a forward P/E multiple of 20.08x, and at a multiple of 23.21x this year’s estimated earnings. The t-12-month revenue at Keurig Green Mountain is $4.73 billion. GMCR ‘s ROE for the same period is 19.62%.

Shares of the $12.84 billion market cap company are down 26.69% year-over-year and 36.03% year-to-date.

Keurig Green Mountain Inc., currently with a median Wall Street price target of $117.00 and a high target of $175.00, dropped $0.89 to $83.36 in recent trading.

The chart below shows where the equity has traded over the past 52-weeks.

Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) was reiterated as ‘Buy’ with a $42 from $47 price target on Friday by UBS.

Shares have traded today between $34.36 and $35.29 with the price of the stock fluctuating between $25.68 to $47.17 over the last 52 weeks.

Southwest Airlines Co. shares are currently changing hands at 16.83x this year’s forecasted earnings, compared to the industry’s 29.21x earnings multiple. Ticker has a t-12 price/sales ratio of 1.23. EPS for the same period registers at $2.09.

Shares of LUV have gained $0.45 to $35.15 in midday trading on Friday, giving it a market cap of roughly $23.50 billion. The stock traded as high as $47.17in January 29, 2015.

LeapFrog Enterprises Inc. (LF) rating of ‘Neutral’ was reiterated today at Piper Jaffray with a price target cut of $1.50 from $2.50 (versus a $2.07 previous close).

LeapFrog Enterprises Inc. Cl A recently traded at $1.60, a loss of $0.47 over Thursday’s closing price. The name has a current market capitalization of $112.33 million.

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