BB&T Cuts Best Buy (BBY) to Hold as Investors Await Naming of New CEO

May 21, 2012 7:26 AM EDT
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BB&T Capital's Anthony Chukumba downgraded shares of Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) from Buy to Hold Monday morning. The analyst suspended the firm's $30 price target.

Chukumba cites lack of a definitive leader heading into the all-important holiday season. The analyst said the stock "will likely be at best dead money for awhile," even amid a very dismal valuation of just 4.2 times next year's estimated earnings.

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