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Gilead

$73.27

-0.17 (-0.23%)

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Gilead move higher attributed to activist speculation

The move higher in shares of Gilead Sciences is being attributed to speculation of an activist stake by Dan Loeb's Third Point. The unsubstantiated chatter has Third Point taking a stake and pushing for board representation, traders tell The Fly. Shares of Gilead are up 35c to $73.62 in morning trading. The Fly, in fulfilling its mission of explaining stock movement, often comes across the many unconfirmed rumors being passed through trading desks and social media platforms. On the occasion that rumors or speculation appear on The Fly's news feed, it should be viewed not as giving credence to the conjecture, rather as simply highlighting its impact on the stock prices of the companies involved.

  • 09

    Aug

GILD Gilead
$73.27

-0.17 (-0.23%)

07/27/17
COWN
07/27/17
NO CHANGE
Target $90
COWN
Outperform
Gilead results a 'welcome' beat and raise, says Cowen
Cowen analyst Phil Nadeau called the Gilead results a "welcome beat and raise" for what is a very cheap name. The analyst said it may be too early to confidently say the business has stabilized, but his discounted free cash flow analysis suggests the shares remain undervalued. Nadeau reiterated his Outperform rating and $90 price target on Gilead shares.
07/27/17
JPMS
07/27/17
NO CHANGE
Target $85
JPMS
Overweight
Gilead price target raised to $85 from $80 at JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Cory Kasimov raised his price target for Gilead Sciences to $85 saying the Q2 beat-and-raise quarter is "encouraging." The HCV franchise is still in decline, but the "resiliency this quarter helps further fuel ample cash generation," Kasimov tells investors in a post-earnings research note. He keeps an Overweight rating on the shares.
07/14/17
LEER
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NO CHANGE
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Acquisition of Incyte would make sense for Gilead, says Leerink
Leerink analyst Geoffrey Porges, who noted he has "written extensively about the imperative for Gilead to diversify their portfolio and secure additional pipeline programs," said in a new note to investors that he believes an acquisition of Incyte (INCY) would make sense for Gilead (GILD). At a "reasonable acquisition premium," Gilead could pay $173-$187 per share for Incyte and its earnings would be diluted through 2018, but thereafter would be increased by such a deal, estimated Porges. The analyst, who concluded that Incyte presents a high-risk/high-reward option for Gilead, keeps a Market perform rating on Gilead shares.
07/13/17
BARD
07/13/17
NO CHANGE
Target $87
BARD
Outperform
Baird likes Gilead heading into Q2 earnings
Baird analyst Brian Skorney said he likes Gilead heading into Q2 earnings. The analyst said Hep-C sales should beat estimates and predicts its sales decline should be approaching a plateau, which would result in upside to the shares. He said the operating results could provide much needed stability, which should also result in upside. Skorney maintained his Outperform rating and $87 price target on Gilead shares.

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