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Ulta Beauty: Great Growth, But Is Stock Too High?

Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) has been one of the retail sector's top performers this year, with an IBD Composite Rating of 97, a rapidly rising stock price and a knack for delivering robust earnings growth and grabbing market share.

You can expect the retailer of cosmetics and salon products to keep up the growth pace as it introduces brands like Lancome and Clinique, remodels stores, and ups its marketing and technology spending.

Just don't expect another huge burst of momentum in its stock price — at least not over the near term, says RBC Capital Markets analyst Brian Tunick.

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Tunick on Thursday initiated coverage on Ulta with a sector perform rating and a 168 price target. He also initiated coverage on Coach (NYSE:a>