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MSFT

Microsoft

$147.33

0.22 (0.15%)

, CRM

Salesforce

$162.61

-0.28 (-0.17%)

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Microsoft, Salesforce expand strategic partnership

Microsoft (MSFT) and Salesforce (CRM) announced plans to expand their strategic partnership to help customers meet the evolving needs of their businesses and boost team productivity. Salesforce has named Microsoft Azure as its public cloud provider for Salesforce Marketing Cloud. Salesforce will also build a new integration that connects Salesforce's Sales Cloud and Service Cloud with Microsoft Teams.

MSFT

Microsoft

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0.22 (0.15%)

CRM

Salesforce

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-0.28 (-0.17%)

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MSFT Microsoft
$147.33

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11/01/19
BOFA
11/01/19
DOWNGRADE
Target $245
BOFA
Neutral
Arista Networks downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill
BofA Merrill Lynch analyst Tal Liani downgraded Arista Networks (ANET) to Neutral from Buy after the company significantly reduced expectations for Q4 and said it no longer expects 2020 growth of 13-15% due to a "cloud titan" delaying network spending and expected delays in the 400G cycle ramping. Arista management said that the unnamed "cloud titan" customer is not Microsoft (MSFT), noted Liani. Though on the positive side he doesn't see any change in the competitive landscape and expects trends to improve with new products ramping and the 400G cycle, Liani has cut his estimates for Arista and lowered his price target on the stock to $245 from $360.
11/01/19
NEED
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DOWNGRADE
NEED
Hold
Arista Networks downgraded to Hold from Buy at Needham
Needham analyst Alex Henderson downgraded Arista Networks (ANET) to Hold from Buy after its "weak" Q4 guidance, saying this marks the 3rd consecutive quarter of a cut in outlook. The analyst notes that while the prior delay in orders from Microsoft (MSFT) has now come back, another larger customer - "most likely" Facebook (FB) - has sharply reduced its orders from Arista over the span of multiple quarters. Henderson adds that the reduction in outlook, along with the "unpredictability" of cloud demand, are likely to hurt valuations even when demand recovers.
11/05/19
RSBL
11/05/19
UPGRADE
Target $13
RSBL
Buy
Applied Optoelectronics upgraded to Buy ahead of guidance at Rosenblatt
As previously reported, Rosenblatt analyst Jun Zhang upgraded Applied Optoelectronics (AAOI) to Buy from Neutral with a price target of $13, up from $10. When the company reports Q3 results tomorrow, Zhang believes it will provide guidance for sequential revenue growth in Q4, powered by Microsoft's (MSFT) increasing demand for 100G products and demand from Amazon (AMZN) for 40G products. In addition to demand in the U.S. hyperscale market, Zhang sees Applied benefiting in 2020 from potential opportunities in 5G, a likely design wins at ZTE (ZTCOY), and potential opportunities to supply to Cisco (CSCO) clients.
11/07/19
MZHO
11/07/19
NO CHANGE
Target $20
MZHO
Neutral
Slack Technologies price target lowered to $20 from $24 at Mizuho
Mizuho analyst Gregg Moskowitz lowered his price target for Slack Technologies (WORK) to $20 from $24 and keeps a Neutral rating on the shares. The analyst says that while he continues to view Slack's communications/collaboration platform as "best-in-class," he's observed "strong fundamental progress" of Microsoft Teams (MSFT) over the past 12 months. Despite a material recent selloff in Slack shares, Moskowitz has an increased level of concern with respect to Microsoft Teams as a competitive threat to the company going forward following Microsoft's Ignite conference. He keeps a Neutral rating on Slack Technologies.
CRM Salesforce
$162.61

-0.28 (-0.17%)

10/09/19
MSCO
10/09/19
NO CHANGE
MSCO
CIOs see continued pressure on IT budgets in 2020, says Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley analysts Katy Huberty, James Faucette and Keith Weiss noted that rising economic uncertainty has been reflected in the firm's past several CIO surveys, with 2019 overall IT budget growth expectations falling for 4 straight quarters. In keeping with that trend, 53% of the CIOs surveyed by the firm expect lower IT budget growth in 2020 and their composite initial read on 2020 IT spending calls for a 100 basis points growth deceleration, the firm's U.S. tech team stated in a note to investors. Among those surveyed, Amazon (AMZN) and Microsoft (MSFT) are seen as having taken over the lead in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning while IBM (IBM) "maintains strong mind share," the analysts said. The team continues to favor companies they see as well positioned for key secular trends with good valuation, such as Microsoft, Adobe (ADBE) and Salesforce (CRM), while they are more cautious on legacy players at risk of losing share as organizations move to the cloud, like Symantec (SYMC) and VMware (VMW).
10/21/19
JEFF
10/21/19
NO CHANGE
JEFF
High growth software valuations to contract further, says Jefferies
High growth software valuations are now trading above terminal M&A multiples, suggesting we still have more room for multiple contraction, Jefferies analyst Brent Thill tells investors in a research note. As such, the analyst expects the short term correction will continue "given multiples remain elevated even with last week's correction." Thill favors platform names with attractive growth and reasonable valuations like Microsoft (MSFT), Salesforce (CRM) and Intuit (INTU). He also favors names like SailPoint (SAIL), Zuora (ZUO), and Varonis (VRNS). The analyst believes these names have the potential for revenue reacceleration over the next year.
10/31/19
BARD
10/31/19
NO CHANGE
Target $185
BARD
Outperform
Salesforce compelling entry point seen, elevated to Fresh Pick at Baird
Baird analyst Rob Oliver added a Fresh Pick designation to Salesforce as he sees a compelling entry point. The analyst believes some of the concerns that have contributed to its recent undeprformance including global macro fear, increased M&A, and the lack of margin expansion, are likely to ease in the coming months. Oliver reiterated his OUtperform rating and raised his price target to $185 from $175 on Salesforce shares.
11/13/19
PIPR
11/13/19
INITIATION
Target $190
PIPR
Overweight
Salesforce assumed with an Overweight at Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Brent Bracelin assumed coverage of Salesforce with an Overweight rating and $190 price target. The analyst sees a favorable risk/reward ahead of Q4 seasonality and given the company's $10 per share share in free cash flow power.

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Aurora Cannabis

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Cronos Group

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Unit Corp.

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