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Qualcomm

$66.27

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Qualcomm to provide support for Android Things, Google Assistant

Qualcomm (QCOM) announced at CES 2018 support for Android Things, the Google Assistant, Google Cast for audio and other Google (GOOG) services on the Qualcomm Smart Audio Platform. The solution is designed to allow original equipment manufacturers to more easily create differentiated smart speakers featuring support for the rich voice interaction of the Google Assistant across various product tiers and categories. The integrated platform is designed to bring together a unique combination of processing capability, connectivity options, voice user interfaces and premium audio technologies to help meet increasing consumer demand for comprehensively featured, highly intuitive smart speakers. Among OEMs launching products based on the Qualcomm Smart Audio Platform at CES 2018, LG will showcase LG ThinQ Speaker which comes with Google Assistant built-in. The Qualcomm Smart Audio Platform with support for Android Things is available to select customers today, and it is expected to be generally available in the first half of 2018.

QCOM

Qualcomm

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QCOM Qualcomm
$66.27

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12/04/17
KEYB
12/04/17
NO CHANGE
Target $320
KEYB
Overweight
Broadcom price target raised to $320 from $290 at KeyBanc
KeyBanc analyst John Vinh raised his price target for Broadcom (AVGO) to $320 from $290 ahead of quarterly results. The analyst anticipates investor focus will remain on the company's outstanding bid for Qualcomm (QCOM). The analyst believes Broadcom should ultimately be successful in acquiring Qualcomm as he struggles to see how the latter would prevail in a proxy battle. Vinh reiterates an Overweight rating on Broadcom's shares.
12/05/17
NORL
12/05/17
NO CHANGE
Target $18
NORL
Outperform
Himax may see 'fantastic' growth in 2018, says Northland
Northland analyst Tom Sepenzis says Himax (HIMX) could see "fantastic" growth in 2018 if the 3D sensing opportunity plays out the way that management outlined on its last call. While the growth at its large North American customer remains the easiest to quantify, the real opportunity for growth involves the Android handset vendors and the 3D sensing structured light solution developed with Qualcomm (QCOM), he contends. The analyst reiterates an Outperform rating and $18 price target on Himax shares.
12/15/17
OPCO
12/15/17
NO CHANGE
OPCO
Outperform
Broadcom Q2 estimate concerns overblown, says Oppenheimer
After meeting with management, Oppenheimer analyst Rick Schafer believes concerns over the Q2 estimates for Broadcom (AVGO) are overblown. The staggered launches of the two new iPhones creates near-term upside potential, Schafer tells investors in a research note. The company remains his top pick for 2018 with or without Qualcomm (QCOM). He keeps an Outperform rating on the shares with a $315 price target.
12/15/17
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12/15/17
NO CHANGE
JPMS
JPMorgan sees opportunities in Wireless Semiconductors, prefers Qorvo
JPMorgan analyst Bill Peterson believes the recent pullback in Wireless Semiconductor names, specifically Apple-exposed stocks, creates a good opportunity for investors to take long positions. The analyst sees the most upside in Qorvo (QRVO). He believes fears of production cuts and demand weakness are overblown. The December quarter and outlook for the March quarter are tracking to company expectations that have been built on conservative prospects for smartphone demand, Peterson tells investors in a research note.
GOOG Alphabet
$1,106.94

4.71 (0.43%)

01/05/18
SBSH
01/05/18
DOWNGRADE
Target $28
SBSH
Sell
Roku downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Citi
Citi analyst Mark May downgraded Roku (ROKU) to Sell while raising his price target for the shares to $28 from $27. The shares closed yesterday down 8% to $51.24 after Morgan Stanley downgraded the name to Underweight. The stock is up 266% from its initial public offering price of $14 just three months ago, May tells investors in a research note. The analyst is positive on the long-term growth of the over-the-top video market and on Roku's growth outlook, but believes the current valuation is more than reflecting that outlook. Potential catalysts for a share selloff include the lockup expiration in March, earnings results that don't rise to bullish expectations, and increased competition from the likes of Google (GOOG), Amazon (AMZN) or Apple (AAPL), May contends.
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SBSH
01/05/18
NO CHANGE
Target $1400
SBSH
Buy
Citi names Amazon top Internet pick for 2018, ups target to $1,400
Citi analyst Mark May remains bullish on the consumer Internet sector, especially over the near term. The analyst believes a "positive, tax reform fueled, business climate" should benefit the end-markets of the companies in the space. After outperformance in 2017, however, he recommends being more selective in 2018. Amazon.com (AMZN) moves up a spot to become his top-ranked pick for 2018. May sees the combination of greater than 30% sales growth, margin expansion and the current valuation as a "compelling mix." He raised his price target for Amazon shares to $1,400 from $1,250. May's most- to least-favored stocks under coverage, in order, are: Amazon, Expedia (EXPE), Facebook (FB), Priceline (PCLN), Alphabet (GOOGL), eBay (EBAY), Yelp (YELP), Twitter (TWTR), TripAdvisor (TRIP), Netflix (NFLX), GrubHub (GRUB), GoDaddy (GDDY), Despegar.com (DESP), trivago (TRVG), LendingClub (LC), Wayfair (W), Snap (SNAP), Zillow (ZG), Blue Apron (APRN) and Roku (ROKU), which he downgraded this morning to Sell.
01/08/18
MSCO
01/08/18
DOWNGRADE
Target $6
MSCO
Equal Weight
Pandora downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley analyst Benjamin Swinburne downgraded Pandora (P) to Equal Weight from Overweight, noting that the company's core free product has not evolved meaningfully and faces continued innovation by Spotify, Apple (AAPL) and Amazon (AMZN) while also being pressured by free music available on Google's (GOOG) YouTube. While engagement is challenged, is increasingly clear that consumers' willingness to accept more ads is limited, which also puts pressure on monetization and means growing ad revenue in 2018 is "no longer a given," he tells investors. Swinburne lowered his price target on Pandora shares to $6 from $12.
01/08/18
FBCO
01/08/18
NO CHANGE
Target $1350
FBCO
Outperform
Alphabet best positioned to connect goods supply with demand, says Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse analyst Stephen Ju believes Alphabet is best positioned in the sector to connect supply of goods with consumer demand. The analyst reiterates an Outperform rating and $1350 on Alphabet Class A shares given ongoing monetization improvements in Search through product updates, larger-than-expected contribution from Google's larger nonSearch businesses, namely YouTube, Play and Cloud, and optionality for value creation from new monetization initiatives such as Maps as well as the eventual commercialization of Google's Other Bets.
GOOGL Alphabet Class A
$1,114.21

3.92 (0.35%)

12/13/17
COWN
12/13/17
NO CHANGE
Target $2170
COWN
Outperform
Priceline named a best idea for 2018 at Cowen
Cowen analyst Kevin Kopelman believes Priceline (PCLN) is not shifting away from Google (GOOG, GOOGL). The company is largely aligned with the search giant and should continue to benefit from underlying growth in travel and the shift to online and mobile, Kopelman tells investors in a research note. He believes investor perception has Priceline both slowing down and shifting away from Google. The analyst calls Priceline a top idea for 2018 with an Outperform rating and $2,170 price target.

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SIGM

Sigma Designs

$7.00

0.025 (0.36%)

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U.S. Steel

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UAL

United Continental

$77.97

1.1 (1.43%)

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AUO

AU Optronics

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0.03 (0.64%)

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Argo Group

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MacroGenics

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Trustmark

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