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Zynga

$2.86

-0.05 (-1.72%)

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$112.52

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15:52
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Downloads for Zynga's 'Words with Friends' jump 74% after new functionality

Market researcher Sensor Tower reported Monday that Zynga's (ZNGA) "Words with Friends" app saw a 74% jump in downloads for the week of September 12 after adding iMessage functionality, a feature that became available to app developers with the recent launch of iOS 10. Sensor Tower noted that Words with Friends received "heavy featuring" from Apple (AAPL) as one of the first gaming titles to include iMessage integration. Reference Link

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ZNGA Zynga
$2.86

-0.05 (-1.72%)

08/03/16
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Zynga (ZNGA) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen with the firm noting that it is the first time they have recommended the shares, but the breakout release of CSR Racing 2 plus steady mobile growth driven by the company's casino franchises make the shares attractive at current levels. 2. AB InBev (BUD) upgraded to Neutral from Reduce at Natixis. 3. Brink's (BCO) upgraded to Outperform from In-Line at Imperial Capital. 4. Etsy (ETSY) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Roth Capital with analyst Darren Aftahi saying Q2 outperformance and raised guidance suggest growth and profitability should be better than expected. 5. A.H. Belo (AHC) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Gabelli with analyst Barry Lucas saying valuation is attractive and the company is making progress in diversifying its revenues away from traditional print products. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
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On The Fly: After Hours Movers
UP AFTER EARNINGS: Pacific Biosciences (PACB), up 17%... MasTec (MTZ), up 9.6%... Aratana Therapeutics (PETX), up 9.2%... Lion's Gate (LGF), up 6.4%... Priceline (PCLN), up 5.7%... Ubiquiti (UBNT), up 5.5%... MercadoLibre (MELI), up 4.1%... Organovo (ONVO), up 3.9%... Kraft Heinz (KHC), up 3.3%... EOG Resources (EOG), up 2.8%... Monster Beverage (MNST), up 1.2%... TASER (TASR), up 1.2%... Take-Two (TTWO), up 0.9%... Activision Blizzard (ATVI), up 1%... BioMarin (BMRN), up 0.4%. ALSO HIGHER: Egalet (EGLT), up 31.2% after the company announced that an FDA advisory committee recommended approval of its ARYMO ER drug... Rackspace (RAX), up 17.6% after the Wall Street Journal reported that the company was near a takeover deal with a private equity buyer... Osiris (OSIR), up 8.5% after it said that the manuscript from its prospective trial using Grafix was published. DOWN AFTER EARNINGS: Hortonworks (HDP), down 26.2%... PDL BioPharma (PDLI), down 17.5%... FireEye (FEYE), down 15.8%... Sierra Wireless (SWIR), down 15.6%... Aquinox (AQXP), down 14.7%... Zynga (ZNGA), down 9.4%... Universal Display (OLED), down 8.2%... Weight Watchers (WTW), down 7.6%... Zillow Group (Z, ZG), down 5.5%... Arista Networks (ANET), down 4.5%... Noodles & Company (NDLS), down 4.3%... Merrimack (MACK), down 1.7%... Bankrate (RATE), down 1.7%.
08/05/16
JEFF
08/05/16
NO CHANGE
Target $5
JEFF
Buy
Zynga outlook looks 'overly conservative,' says Jefferies
Jefferies analyst Brian Pitz views Zynga's outlook for Q3 ads "overly conservative." The company's user metrics by year-end could begin to inflect upwards for the first time in years, Pitz tells investors in a post-earnings research note. He believes the stock's risk/reward looks attractive at current levels and keeps a Buy rating on Zynga with a $5 price target.
09/23/16
COWN
09/23/16
NO CHANGE
Target $4
COWN
Outperform
Zynga Q3 bookings trending to upside, says Cowen
Cowen analyst Doug Creutz continues to feel good about his Q3 bookings estimate for Zynga, which is above consensus. The analyst cited the breadth of the company's mobile games platform, which should show growth for the eleventh consecutive quarter. Creutz sees Dawn of Titans as a key catalyst for Q4 and its success will have a significant impact on Zynga shares. Creutz views the risk/reward as favorable and reiterated his Outperform rating and $3.50 price target on Zynga shares.
AAPL Apple
$112.52

-0.53 (-0.47%)

09/29/16
LEHM
09/29/16
NO CHANGE
Target $114
LEHM
Overweight
Barclays removes Apple as Top Pick after trimming global smartphone forecast
Barclays analyst Mark Moskowitz removed the firm's Top Pick designation on Apple (AAPL) shares after the firm trimmed its 2016 smartphone revenue and unit growth estimates, saying that the firm's research is not pointing to any major improvement in smartphone units beyond initial channel fill for the new iPhones and Samsung (SSNLF) Galaxy products. The firm now estimates a decline of 2.9% in smartphone revenue and growth of 2.6% in smartphone units, versus its prior forecast for a revenue decline of 0.7% and unit growth of 3.7% in 2016. Moskowitz, who thinks Apple shares may see near-term choppiness after their recent run-up, keeps an Overweight rating on the stock but lowered his price target to $114 from $115.
09/29/16
LEHM
09/29/16
NO CHANGE
Target $61
LEHM
Overweight
Western Digital is a new Top Pick in IT Hardware at Barclays
Barclays analyst Mark Moskowitz recommends investors build positions in Western Digital (WDC) and named it his new Top Pick in IT Hardware, removing Apple (AAPL). Western Digital issued a positive September quarter financial update citing a favorable mix in both HDD and SSD, and particularly good pricing conditions in NAND flash, the analyst wrote. Moskowitz believes the company's commentary is positive for investor sentiment and added it to the top spot given improving end markets, reduced industry manufacturing capacity, and potential for further operational synergies. He recommends investors build or add positions in Western Digital as gross margins should trend upward in the near- to mid-term. Moskowitz rates Western Digital an Overweight with a $61 price target on shares.
09/30/16
SBSH
09/30/16
NO CHANGE
Target $130
SBSH
Buy
Apple price target raised to $130 from $120 at Citi
Citi analyst Jim Suva raised his price target for Apple shares to $130 from $120 and keeps a Buy rating on the name. The stock closed yesterday down $1.77 to $112.18. U.S., Canada, European and Asian store checks indicate iPhone 7 demand at launch appears strong, Suva tells investors in a research note. Supply remains a limiting factor with many stores having received very limited supply of the iPhone 7 and in some cases only to suffice demand from preorders, the analyst adds. Suva raised his iPhone estimate for the December quarter to 79.4M units, above the consensus of 75M units.
10/03/16
PIPR
10/03/16
NO CHANGE
Target $151
PIPR
Overweight
Apple checks show iPhone 7 inventory still constrained, says Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster said his checks of 134 Apple Stores in the U.S. showed that iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus inventory levels are improved, but still constrained, and that supply appears even tighter in China. The limited supply of the iPhone 7 Plus should bode well for the December quarter outlook, adds Munster, who keeps an Overweight rating and $151 price target on Apple shares.

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