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VRNT

Verint

$40.05

0.5 (1.26%)

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Weakness in Verint stock unwarranted, says Oppenheimer

Oppenheimer analyst Shaul Eyal reiterates an Outperform rating and $49 price target on Verint following recent and "unwarranted" weakness in the stock. The analyst believes investors may have been expecting more margin improvement than was implicit in guidance. Longer term, he sees potential margin improvement in Cyber Intelligence toward low-mid teens and believes Verint is effectively balancing growth and profitability.

VRNT Verint
$40.05

0.5 (1.26%)

03/31/17
IMPC
03/31/17
DOWNGRADE
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IMPC
In-Line
Verint downgraded to In-Line from Outperform at Imperial Capital
Imperial Capital analyst Jeff Kessler downgraded Verint Systems to In-Line citing valuation following the company's Q4 results. The analyst sees limited potential for "material share price" appreciation over the next year. He raised his price target for the shares to $45 from $43.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Corning (GLW) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citi with analyst Stanley Kovler saying that while near-trends remain favorable, he sees limited upside to earnings estimates in 2018. The analyst believes the current valuation reflects the solid trends. He raised his price target for the shares to $29 from $28. 2. Nasdaq (NDAQ) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital with analyst Peter Lenardo saying he believes upside is limited given operating margin pressures, moderating near-term growth, and increasing competition. 3. Rent-A-Center (RCII) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Stephens with analyst Vincent Caintic saying he worries that its share price reflects an optimistic view on near-term performance versus a number of near-term headwinds. 4. Verint (VRNT) downgraded to In-Line from Outperform at Imperial Capital with analyst Jeff Kessler citing valuation following the company's fourth quarter results. 5. JELD-WEN Holding (JELD) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Wedbush with analyst Al Kaschalk telling investors shares reflect near-term catalysts and maintained its $34 price target. 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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FireEye poised for increased demand after ransomware attack, says Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer analyst Shaul Eyal notes that according to media reports, a global ransomware attack was launched and infected up to 200,000 computers in at least 150 countries on Friday. The analyst believes the "biggest ransomware outbreak ever" could serve as a wake-up call for many organizations and countries delaying a review of their cybersecurity hygiene. In that regard, Eyal believes all cybersecurity vendors under his coverage, namely Check Point (CHKP), CyberArk (CYBR), Fortinet (FTNT), Imperva (IMPV), Mimecast (MIME), Palo Alto Networks (PANW), Splunk (SPLK), Symantec (SYMC), Verint (VRNT), but most notably FireEye (FEYE), are poised for increased demand, particularly in the EMEA region where the attacks were largely focused.
08/07/17
GSCO
08/07/17
UPGRADE
Target $50
GSCO
Conviction Buy
Verint upgraded to Conviction Buy from Buy at Goldman Sachs
Goldman analyst Gabriela Borges added Verint to the Conviction Buy List with a $50 price target saying he expects a continued recovery in the Security business to drive operating margins given the strong backlog and heightened geopolitical risk environment.

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