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Booz Allen

$37.81

-0.39 (-1.02%)

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12/01/16
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Booz Allen announces 16.6M share secondary offering by The Carlyle Group

Booz Allen announced the sale of an aggregate of 16,660,000 shares of common stock on an underwritten basis by an affiliate of The Carlyle Group to Barclays Capital, as the underwriter in a registered offering of these shares.

BAH Booz Allen
$37.81

-0.39 (-1.02%)

10/05/16
COWN
10/05/16
NO CHANGE
COWN
Outperform
Impact on Booz Allen from employee arrest unclear, says Cowen
Cowen analyst Cai von Rumohr said it is still unclear what impact the recent arrest of a Booz Allen employee alleged to have stolen classified computer codes while contracted at the NSA may have on the company. Since this incident is the second of its sort involving a Booz Allen employee, after Edward Snowden, it could have an impact on the company's brand image, the analyst said. However, von Rumohr noted that Booz Allen did not face any litigation, lose any contracts, or have any direct impact on its revenues in the wake of the Snowden incident and that its shares bounced back relatively quickly after the fall associated with that event. The firm keeps an Outperform rating on Booz Allen shares.
10/06/16
RAJA
10/06/16
UPGRADE
Target $36
RAJA
Outperform
Booz Allen upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James
Raymond James analyst Brian Gesuale upgraded Booz Allen to Outperform and established a $36 price target saying yesterday's selloff creates an attractive entry point. The analyst said they do not expect an adverse impact to Booz Allen's NSA footprint following the latest employee controversy and notes it is only 5% of total revenue. Further, Gesuale said fundamentals are accelerating and earnings revision risk is to the upside.
10/06/16
10/06/16
UPGRADE

On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. AutoNation (AN) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman with analyst David Tamberrino saying valuation has bottomed and could be flat to slightly up in the near-term as SAAR bounces around the low-to-mid 17M range. 2. Trina Solar (TSL), Yingli Green Energy (YGE), and JA Solar (JASO) were upgraded to Buy from Sell at Axiom while the firm upgraded SolarCity (SCTY) to Hold from Sell. 3. PNC Financial (PNC) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at Raymond James with analyst David Long saying negative earnings revisions over the past two years have likely hit an inflection point. 4. Big 5 Sporting (BGFV) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank with analyst Mike Baker citing accelerating sales trends and higher earnings power from profitability improvements. 5. Booz Allen (BAH) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James with analyst Brian Gesuale saying the recent selloff creates an attractive entry point. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
11/18/16
BOFA
11/18/16
UPGRADE
BOFA
Booz Allen upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
BofA/Merrill analyst Ronald Epstein upgraded Booz Allen to Buy and raised its price target to $41 from $33. The analyst said Booz Allen will benefit from a positive inflection in defense spending and increased cyber security by both the commercial sector and US government.

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