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INTU

Intuit

$208.46

0.79 (0.38%)

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Intuit management to meet with Jefferies

Meetings to be held in Toronto on July 10 and in Montreal on July 11 hosted by Jefferies.

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INTU Intuit
$208.46

0.79 (0.38%)

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Intuit upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel
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Target $240

Buy
Intuit upgraded to Buy on TurboTax share gains, QuickBooks growth at Stifel
As previously reported, Stifel analyst Brad Reback upgraded Intuit (INTU) to Buy from Hold, as he believes its two primary business divisions each have improving competitive dynamics and multiple secular growth drivers. On the TurboTax side, Reback highlights that Intuit's primary competitor, H&R Block (HRB), recently announced plans to close 400 tax stores, which should put additional market share up for grabs in 2019. On the QuickBooks side, Reback continues to believe the platform is just as important to the company's long-term strategy and should help to sustain mid-teens growth in the company's Small Business Segment. He raised his price target on Intuit shares to $240 from $197.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Verizon (VZ) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank with analyst Matthew Niknam saying the company's fundamentals are inflecting but the shares have remained range-bound. 2. Intuit (INTU) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel with analyst Brad Reback saying he believes its two primary business divisions each have improving competitive dynamics and multiple secular growth drivers. 3. First Solar (FSLR) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Credit Suisse with analyst Michael Weinstein saying the recent pull back captures potential downside risk from U.S. tariff withdrawal. 4. Helmerich & Payne (HP) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies with analyst Brad Handler saying the stock's 13% pullback over the past month is unwarranted. 5. Accenture (ACN) upgraded to Positive from Neutral at Susquehanna with analyst James Friedman saying he is incrementally more bullish that an ERP modernization cycle is starting. 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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Target $19
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Sell
Uncertainty around H&R Block to persist, says BTIG
BTIG analyst Mark Palmer kept his Sell rating and $19 price target on H&R Block (HRB), saying the uncertainty around the company's medium-term prospects is likely to persist, keeping the stock under pressure. Palmer points to the recent 18% decline in the stock price after the company's June 12th financial guidance indicating that the changes in the company's pricing structure were due to the less favorable simplified U.S. tax laws. The analyst also expects the U.S. Treasury's foray into tax simplification to accelerate the shift to online tax filing, marginalizing H&R Block to a fraction of the market share of Intuit's (INTU) TurboTax.

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