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ACIW

ACI Worldwide

$19.71

0.14 (0.72%)

, MA

MasterCard

$112.31

1.85 (1.67%)

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ACI Worldwide and MasterCard reach agreement in lawsuit

ACI Worldwide (ACIW) has reached an agreement with MasterCard (MA)Technologies and MasterCard International Inc., in which MasterCard has purchased from ACI and ACI has granted to MasterCard a perpetual license relating to components of NET24-XPNET middleware on the MasterCard debit switch. The parties resolved their differences in a confidential settlement agreement, and the lawsuit has been dismissed with prejudice.

ACIW

ACI Worldwide

$19.71

0.14 (0.72%)

MA

MasterCard

$112.31

1.85 (1.67%)

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ACIW ACI Worldwide
$19.71

0.14 (0.72%)

06/15/16
MONN
06/15/16
INITIATION
Target $26
MONN
Buy
ACI Worldwide initiated with a Buy at Monness Crespi
Target $26.
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SPHN
11/03/16
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SPHN
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ACI Worldwide upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens
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11/04/16
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Target $19

Overweight
ACI Worldwide upgraded to Overweight at Stephens
As previously reported, Stephens analyst Brett Huff upgraded ACI Worldwide to Overweight from Equal Weight saying that the overdone renewal worry risk seems built into stock and that he thinks deal delays are partially clients determining if they are ready to do consolidation-of-switches work, buy UP, and get better unit pricing on higher volume commitments or not ready to consolidate, choose non-UP renewal. Further, the analyst believes Q3 deals that slipped could close in Q4 or in the first half of 2017, and mean better revenue growth then. He lowered his price target on the shares to $19 from $23.
MA MasterCard
$112.31

1.85 (1.67%)

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FBCO
02/01/17
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Target $125
FBCO
Outperform
MasterCard price target raised to $125 from $120 at Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse analyst Moshe Orenbuch raised his price target for MasterCard to $125 from $120 after quarterly results. He reiterates an Outperform rating on the shares.
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LOOP
02/14/17
INITIATION
Target $119
LOOP
Buy
MasterCard initiated with a Buy at Loop Capital
Loop Capital analyst Joseph Vafi started MasterCard with a Buy rating and $119 price target.
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Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Kraft Heinz (KHC) and ConAgra Brands (CAG) were initiated with Buy ratings at Deutsche Bank. The firm also initiated Campbell Soup (CPB), J.M. Smucker (SJM) General Mills (GIS), Hershey (HSY), Kellogg (K) and Mondelez (MDLZ) with a Hold, as well as Pinnacle Foods (PF), Hostess Brands (TWNK) and Snyder's Lance (LNCE) with a Buy. 2. MasterCard (MA) and Visa (V) initiated with Buy ratings at Loop Capital by analyst Joseph Vafi. 3. Bioverativ (BIVV) initiated with an Outperform rating and $56 price target at Leerink by analyst Jason Gerberry. 4. Encana (ECA) initiated with an Overweight at JPMorgan. The firm also reinstated Cheniere Energy (LNG) and Cheniere Energy Partners LP (CQH) with Overweight ratings. 5. Blueprint Medicines (BPMC) initiated with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley by analyst Andrew Berens. 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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