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BABA

Alibaba

$163.92

4.42 (2.77%)

17:50
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17:50

Alibaba price target raised to $190 from $170 at Baird

Baird analyst Colin Sebastian raised his price target for Alibaba Group shares to $190 citing the company's "impressive" Q1 results. The analyst tells investors to add to positions saying Alibaba continues to execute on "several" long-term growth initiatives in retail, cloud, and digital entertainment. He keeps an Outperform rating on the name. Alibaba closed the trading day up 3% to $163.92 following this morning's Q1 earnings report.

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BABA Alibaba
$163.92

4.42 (2.77%)

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RHCO
08/16/17
INITIATION
RHCO
Buy
Alibaba initiated at SunTrust
As noted earlier, SunTrust started coverage of Alibaba with a $175 price target and a Buy rating. Analyst Youssef Squali says that the company has "a unique advantage" due to its "differentiated commerce model, strong brand, unmatched scale in the world's largest Internet market and proven management." The analyst adds that the company is one of the best plays on the growth of the middle class in China and on the digital economy. He thinks it has a significant growth opportunity.
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Catch up on today's top analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Alphabet (GOOG, GOOGL), GoDaddy (GDDY), Wix.com (WIX), Alibaba (BABA), Amazon.com (AMZN), and Priceline (PCLN) were initiated with a Buy at SunTrust, while Snap (SNAP) was initiated with a Sell, and Twitter (TWTR) and eBay (EBAY) were initiated with a Hold. 2. HD Supply (HDS) reinstated with a Neutral at Goldman Sachs. 3. Shiloh Industries (SHLO) initiated with an Outperform at BMO Capital. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
08/17/17
BARD
08/17/17
NO CHANGE
Target $170
BARD
Outperform
Baird sees upside in Alibaba shares after this morning's Q1 results
Baird analyst Colin Sebastian expects upside in Alibaba shares after the company's Q1 results "beat elevated expectations." The 56% year-over-year revenue increase topped the 53%-55% "whispers" as Alibaba's core commerce segment continues to benefit from strong domestic online spending trends, Sebastian tells investors in a first glance post-earnings research note. The analyst says the results do not change his positive thesis at first glance. He has an Outperform rating on Alibaba with a $170 price target. The stock in premarket trading is up 6%, or $9.00, to $168.50 following the earnings report.
08/17/17
RHCO
08/17/17
NO CHANGE
Target $200
RHCO
Buy
Alibaba price target raised to $200 from $175 at SunTrust
SunTrust analyst Youssef Squali reiterated his Buy rating on Alibaba and raised his price target to $200 from $175 following better than expected Q1 results. The analyst said increased second half 2018 investments and tougher year-over-year comps are short-term headwinds shat should be more than offset by sustained momentum in demand and scale benefits.

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