Weight Watchers (WTW +2.2%) rises after Barclays starts coverage with an Overweight, arguing...

|About: Weight Watchers Internation... (WTW)|By:, SA News Editor

Weight Watchers (WTW +2.2%) rises after Barclays starts coverage with an Overweight, arguing several growth initiatives will pay off. Among them are the company's online business; its remodeling of retail stores; its expansion of business-to-business operations; new product development; and international expansion. Barclays also likes Weight Watchers' high margins and limited capital needs.