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ILMN

Illumina

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05:20

Illumina price target raised to $380 from $350 at Piper Jaffray

Piper Jaffray analyst William Quirk raised his price target for Illumina to $380 and keeps an Overweight rating on the shares. The analyst is now more confident in his projections for the company and moved his earnings multiple to 60 times from 55. He is forecasting overall sequencing spend to increase 22% from $259M in 2018 to $317M in 2019 and 25% to $397M in 2020. Most of the programs are currently focusing on large scale human sequencing, and thus the majority will gravitate to Illumina's NovaSeq systems, Quirk tells investors in a research note titled "How Sequencing Is Taking Over The World."

ILMN Illumina
$366.43

-0.42 (-0.11%)

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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. SeaWorld (SEAS) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Macquarie with analyst Matthew Brooks saying management is executing well, 1H 2018 attendance growth was impressive, and a new 2020 EBITDA goal heading into a seasonally strong period changes is cautious thesis. 2. Alnylam (ALNY) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel with analyst Paul Matteis citing a series of upcoming, likely positive pipeline events for givosiran, lumasiran and ALN-TTRsc02 along with his confidence in Alnylam's ability to have a dominant position in the TTR amyloidosis market over the longer-term. 3. NeoPhotonics (NPTN) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at B. Riley FBR with analyst Dave Kang saying he sees improving fundamentals and increased his estimates following the company's Q2 results. 4. Illumina (ILMN) upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley with analyst Steve Beuchaw saying his prior thesis overestimated the impact of new products such as NovaSeq on utilization of the legacy installed base and failed to value critical new markets. 5. MasTec (MTZ) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Baird with analyst Andrew Wittmann saying concerns of weak cash flow and the MVP project work stoppage have already been priced into the stock and now offer a potential catalyst for the shares. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
08/10/18
ARGS
08/10/18
NO CHANGE
Target $372
ARGS
Buy
Illumina price target raised to $372 from $310 at Argus
Argus analyst Jasper Hellweg raised his price target on Illumina to $372 and kept his Buy rating while also raising his FY18 EPS view to $5.47 from $4.87. The analyst expects the company to "benefit from a recent CMS decision to provide Medicare coverage for cancer testing using the company's next-generation sequencers". Hellweg also cites Illumina's continued platform investments as they lower the "barriers to entry for smaller labs while increasing the functionality of its gene-sequencing systems".
09/06/18
COWN
09/06/18
NO CHANGE
Target $400
COWN
Outperform
Illumina price target raised to $400 after management meetings at Cowen
Cowen analyst Doug Schenkel raised his price target on Illumina to $400 from $315 following meetings with management. The analyst said the meetings increased his conviction regarding the outlook for roughly 15% sequencing consumable revenue growth. He also said elasticity is good and there is room to further innovate on the NovaSeq platform. Schenkel, who said Illumina seems to be at a positive tipping point, reiterated his Outperform rating on the shares.
09/25/18
MAXM
09/25/18
INITIATION
Target $11
MAXM
Buy
Bionano Genomics initiated with a Buy at Maxim
Maxim analyst Jason McCarthy initiated Bionano Genomics (BNGO) with a Buy rating and a price target $11, saying the company's Saphyr may be the "bridge between next-gen sequencing and cytogenetics, identifying whole genome structural variations to build a more detailed picture of the genome for multiple applications." The analyst further states that 6K NGS sequencers for about 2K customers may benefit from adding Saphyr, while on the cytogenetic side, there are "over 2K labs which could benefit from a Saphyr to offer more commercial tests". McCarthy believes that Bionano may become a "potential fast follower to Illumina (ILMN) as instrument sales accelerate, positioning the company to "grow high-margin revenue from consumables".

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