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AMZN

Amazon.com

$1,176.75

15.48 (1.33%)

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Amazon.com price target raised to $1,330 from $1,165 at Oppenheimer

Oppenheimer analyst Jason Helfstein raised his price target for Amazon.com to $1,330 after the company's Web Services announced dozens of new services focused on databases, Internet-of-Things and serverless functionality. AWS is now well positioned to be the platform company for IoT and democratizing artificial intelligence, Helfstein tells investors in a research note. The analyst believes Amazon's pace of innovation is strong and keeps an Outperform rating on the name.

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AMZN Amazon.com
$1,176.75

15.48 (1.33%)

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RBCM
11/30/17
NO CHANGE
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Amazon.com's AWS offers scale and traction across verticals, says RBC Capital
RBC Capital analyst Mark Mahaney reflects on Amazon.com's AWS event that was much wider attended that in recent years. Mahaney says the company's presentation "highlighted the public cloud's significant appeal in organizations that span nearly every industry vertical". The analyst notes that Amazon's technical prowess make it a clear industry leader as evidenced by AWS expanding its market segment share by 5 points to 44%.
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BMOC
12/01/17
UPGRADE
Target $142
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Outperform
VMware upgraded to Outperform at BMO Capital on faster computing growth
As reported earlier, BMO Capital analyst Keith Bachman upgraded VMware (VMW) to Outperform from Market Perform and raised his price target to $142 from $136. Bachman says the company is benefiting from improved on-premise spending trends, increasing his projections for the overall FY19 computing spend to grow 3% versus prior forecast of 1-2% decline. The analyst also says that management is being conservative in suggesting that the partnership with AWS (AMZN) would not generate returns for the next 2 years after attending AWS re:Invent this week.
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12/01/17
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Wells not seeing Amazon talks as good news for Mylan, others
CNBC last night reported that Amazon.com (AMZN) is in exploratory talks with Mylan (MYL) and Novartis' Sandoz (NVS) regarding a potential entry into the pharmacy space. While the market might consider this good news for Mylan and other generics as a sign of potential preferred supplier agreements, Wells Fargo analyst David Maris says he's more cautious. Amazon entering the pharmacy market could be a negative headwind for retail generics and potentially branded over-the-counter products, Maris argues. He believes Amazon would source at competitive prices and that "increased price transparency may cause traditional retailers to push harder for price concessions."
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Target $1525
WELS
Outperform
Amazon price target raised to $1,525 from $1,430 at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Ken Sena raised his price target for Amazon.com (AMZN) to $1,525 to reflect increased outer-year estimates for Web Services as well as a higher sum-of-the-parts valuation. The stock closed yesterday up $15.48 to $1,176.75. The analyst highlights the "very successful" five-day Amazon Wed Services conference in Las Vegas, "record-breaking" early holiday sales data, and another healthcare industry development with CNBC reporting the company is in talks with generic manufacturers Mylan (MYL) and Novartis (NVS). Sena sees an increasing likelihood that Amazon "ultimately becomes a disruptor" in healthcare, with generics representing a potential point of entry. The Wells Fargo Healthcare team sees generics as a "simple entry point" in pharma as it involves many players with ready supply and a price competitive market, Sena tells investors in a research note. The analyst keeps an Outperform rating on Amazon.

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Bristol-Myers

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Pfizer

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CNP

CenterPoint Energy

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MiMedx

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Western Alliance

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USB

U.S. Bancorp

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WBS

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