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Title

Stock Profile: Weight Watchers' Rally Won't Last

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-5-2017

Abstract

Shares of Weight Watchers International (ticker: WTW) skyrocketed on Wednesday, thanks to a couple of impressive tailwinds. First, there was a nationally televised appearance by major shareholder and lifestyle icon Oprah Winfrey, who claimed Tuesday night that the service helped her shed 42.5 pounds.