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ACN

Accenture

$137.32

-0.44 (-0.32%)

, SAP

SAP

$111.34

-0.5 (-0.45%)

05:33
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Accenture, SAP announce plans for Accenture Interactive and SAP Hybris team

Accenture (ACN) and SAP (SAP) are expanding their alliance in the area of commerce experiences services. The companies announced plans for Accenture Interactive and SAP Hybris to develop a platform that will help clients build and curate contextual, personalized experiences for customers that span the entire commerce offering - from marketing, eCommerce and offline shopping to customer service and loyalty management.

ACN

Accenture

$137.32

-0.44 (-0.32%)

SAP

SAP

$111.34

-0.5 (-0.45%)

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ACN Accenture
$137.32

-0.44 (-0.32%)

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10/16/17
DOWNGRADE
Target $72

Underweight
Morgan Stanley says lower for longer the 'new normal' for agencies, cuts Omnicom
As previously reported, Morgan Stanley analyst Benjamin Swinburne downgraded Omnicom (OMC) to Underweight from Equal Weight and lowered his price target on the shares to $72 from $86. The analyst, who disagrees with the consensus view that organic growth will return for the industry in 2018, thinks "lower for longer" is the "new normal," noting that ad agencies are part of the supply chain to major brands pressured by shifting consumer behavior and that many key advertising verticals are facing secular challenges. Swinburne also sees growing risk from major consulting firms, particularly Accenture (ACN) but also IBM (IBM), who are attempting to capture marketing budget that might have otherwise gone to agencies. He also cut his price target on peer Interpublic Group (IPG) to $22 from $24, though he keeps an Equal Weight rating on that stock to account for its strategic optionality.
10/03/17
SUSQ
10/03/17
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SUSQ
Neutral
Accenture downgraded to Neutral from Positive at Susquehanna
09/29/17
CANT
09/29/17
NO CHANGE
Target $151
CANT
Overweight
Accenture price target raised to $151 from $135 at Cantor Fitzgerald
Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Joseph Foresi raised his price target for Accenture to $151 saying the company reported a "strong" Q4. The analyst views the company's acquisition activity as a positive and believes it remains well positioned to take market share in the outsourcing industry. He keeps an Overweight rating on Accenture.
09/28/17
SOCG
09/28/17
DOWNGRADE
Target $144
SOCG
Hold
Accenture downgraded to Hold from Buy at Societe Generale
Societe Generale analyst Richard Nguyen downgraded Accenture to Hold but raise his price target for the shares to $144 from $142 following the company's Q4 results.
SAP SAP
$111.34

-0.5 (-0.45%)

08/23/17
08/23/17
INITIATION

On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations
Catch up on the today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. HP Inc (HPQ) initiated with a Buy and HP Enterprise (HPE) initiated with a Hold at Loop Capital. 2. PTC (PTC), Autodesk (ADSK), ASpen Technology (AZPN) and SAP (SAP) initiated with Buy ratings and Trimble (TRMB) and ANSYS (ANSS) initiated with Hold ratings at Berenberg. 3. AveXis (AVXS) initiated with an Outperform at William Blair. 4. LivaNova (LIVN) initiated with a Hold at Needham. 5. Advanced Energy (AEIS) initiated with a Hold at Stifel. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
08/23/17
BREN
08/23/17
INITIATION
BREN
Buy
SAP initiated with a Buy at Berenberg
Berenberg analyst Gal Munda initiated SAP with a Buy saying the company continues to benefit from investments in both HANA and cloud assets. Munda believes the product replacement cycle has just begun and will continue to gain traction in the second half 2017 and believes that S/4 HANA Cloud enables the company to expand its market reach below the usual ERP customer.
06/07/17
OPCO
06/07/17
NO CHANGE
Target $115
OPCO
Outperform
Oppenheimer ups SAP target to $115 after customer survey
Oppenheimer analyst Brian Schwartz raised his price target for SAP shares to $115 from $107 after surveying customers at the Sapphire Now conference to gauge next-generation ERP/financials demand and conditions. There are signs of customer IT budget share gains for SAP, and demand for migrations to a public cloud deployment among its largest customers :is still a ways off," Schwartz tells investors in a research note. He reiterates an Outperform rating on the shares.
05/15/17
BNCH
05/15/17
NO CHANGE
Target $110
BNCH
Buy
Salesforce price target raised to $110 ahead of earnings at Benchmark
Benchmark analyst Yun Kim said his checks indicate that Salesforce (CRM) is beginning to replace SAP (SAP) and Oracle (ORCL) as the "de facto standard" in enterprise business applications and he expects Salesforce to report at least in-line Q1 results and give at least in-line Q2 guidance. Ahead of the company's upcoming Q1 report, which is due on May 18, Kim raised his price target on Salesforce shares to $110 from $100 and keeps a Buy rating on the stock.

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GE

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TPIC

TPI Composites

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SYNA

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MKSI

MKS Instruments

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