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TMO

Thermo Fisher

$299.90

3.82 (1.29%)

, QGEN

Qiagen

$35.52

3.26 (10.11%)

17:38
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Thermo Fisher considering purchase of Qiagen, Bloomberg reports

Thermo Fisher (TMO) is weighing a purchase of Qiagen (QGEN) in what could become one of its largest-ever acquisitions, Bloomberg's Ed Hammond, Dinesh Nair, and Nabila Ahmed report, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Thermo Fisher has approached Qiagen, which has a market value of roughly $7.3B, about a possible deal, the authors note. Reference Link

TMO

Thermo Fisher

$299.90

3.82 (1.29%)

QGEN

Qiagen

$35.52

3.26 (10.11%)

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TMO Thermo Fisher
$299.90

3.82 (1.29%)

10/08/19
CLVD
10/08/19
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CLVD
Cleveland sees 'noticeable' slowdown in Life Science equipment demand
Cleveland Research analyst Steve Willoughby says his recent research suggests a "noticeable slowing" in Life Science equipment demand during Q3 in Europe, China, and parts of the U.S. The analyst who adjusted estimates for Thermo Fisher (TMO), Waters (WAT), Agilent (A), Mettler-Toledo (MTD), Avantor (AVTR), PerkinElmer (PKI) and Bruker (BRKR), believes a broader industry slowdown could impact industry multiples which he notes have expanded so far this year.
10/16/19
CLVD
10/16/19
NO CHANGE
CLVD
Neutral
Thermo Fisher growth rate has moderated from first half, says Cleveland Research
Cleveland Research analyst Steve Willoughby said his recent checks suggest Thermo Fisher's growth rate has likely moderated from the first half of the year due to slower trends in Europe and China that are likely being somewhat offset by continued U.S. strength. He sees Q3 as "likely in-line" and thinks FY19 guidance appears realistic, though he said he is more concerned that the "end of year budget flush may be less impactful as compared to the past two years," Willoughby tells investors. He keeps a Neutral rating on Thermo Fisher shares.
10/23/19
JPMS
10/23/19
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Target $330
JPMS
Overweight
Thermo Fisher price target raised to $330 from $315 at JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Tycho Peterson raised his price target for Thermo Fisher to $330 from $315 and maintained an Overweight rating following the company's "robust" Q3 results. In a research note to investors, Peterson says Thermo Fisher delivered a robust quarter overall against an unprecedented tough comp, and along with its resilience to macro risks, a long runway for margin expansion and capital deployment optionality, says he continues to like the set-up.
10/24/19
BARD
10/24/19
NO CHANGE
Target $319
BARD
Outperform
Thermo Fisher price target raised to $319 from $305 at Baird
Baird analyst Catherine Ramsey Schulte raised her price target on Thermo Fisher to $319 from $305 following strong Q3 results. The analyst sees room for upside to 2019 guidance and notes she wouldn't be surprised to see incremental capital deployment in the next 6-12 months given it deleveraging progress. Ramsey Schulte reiterated her Outperform rating on Thermo Fisher shares.
QGEN Qiagen
$35.52

3.26 (10.11%)

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Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Oracle (ORCL), Carbonite (CARB), and Check Point (CHKP) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies. 2. TerraForm Power (TERP) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays. 3. Puma Biotechnology (PBYI) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman Sachs while Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) was double downgraded to Sell from Buy. 4. Qiagen (QGEN) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at JPMorgan and to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays. 5. Helmerich & Payne (HP) and Patterson-UTI (PTEN) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill. Nine Energy Services (NINE) and FTS International (FTSI) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill. 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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Qiagen downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
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Qiagen downgraded to Reduce from Hold at Kepler Cheuvreux
Kepler Cheuvreux analyst Oliver Reinberg downgraded Qiagen to Reduce from Hold.
10/17/19
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10/17/19
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Target $37
WOLF
Outperform
Qiagen upgraded to Outperform from Peer Perform at Wolfe Research
Wolfe Research upgraded Qiagen to Outperform from Peer Perform and maintained a $37 price target citing valuation.

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Blueprint Medicines

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Arrowhead

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Argenx

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STC

Stewart

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AGIO

Agios Pharmaceuticals

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BPMC

Blueprint Medicines

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FATE

Fate Therapeutics

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ARGX

Argenx

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Johnson & Johnson

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Bluebird Bio

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Johnson & Johnson

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Amgen

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BMY

Bristol-Myers

$59.94

0.435 (0.73%)

REGN

Regeneron

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BeiGene

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BMY

Bristol-Myers

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QURE

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