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Analyst Actions: Hewlett-Packard Company Upgraded to Buy from Hold At Maxim

Contributed by on November 24, 2015 at 11:52 am

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise has deepened its cloud and mobility ties with Microsoft, announcing the availability of its Cloud Productivity & Mobility Solution Offerings (CPM) specifically designed for Windows 10.

For the current quarter, Wall Street brokerages are anticipating earnings of $-0.03 per share for the quarter ending on 2015-11-30. The two companies are now scheduled to jointly release the fourth-quarter fiscal 2015 results of the parent company on Nov 24. The company has a market cap of $25.73 billion and a PE ratio of 5.86.

HP INC, formerly Hewlett-Packard Company, is a global well-known provider of products, technologies, software, solutions and services to individual consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and large enterprises, including clients in the government, health and education sectors.

What are the estimates Hewlett Packard Company’s earnings? On a trailing twelve month basis, the company’s earnings per share stands at 2.44.

Maxim Group upgraded the shares of Hewlett-Packard in a note on November 23 to “Buyrating. This represents a -1.136% difference between analyst expectations and the Hewlett Packard Company achieved in its quarterly earnings. Citigroup Inc. reiterated a buy rating and issued a $39.00 price objective (down previously from $41.00) on shares of Hewlett-Packard Company in a research note on Saturday, August 22nd.

On the revenue front, both FactSet and Estimize expect HP Inc to record sales of $12.9 billion. In the last 50 and 100 days, Hewlett-Packard is down 47.37% and down 53.34%, respectively. Hewlett Packard Enterprise presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $16.75. The stock had a trading volume of 3,206,396 shares. They were up 1.4% in afternoon trade on Monday. Hewlett-Packard Company has a one year low of $11.04 and a one year high of $18.66. The company has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $26.27.

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The new 12 month price target of $17 is based on a 13x multiple on acquisition-adjusted normalized FCF.

“While there are a host of secular/strategic hurricane-like headwinds facing HP (and its mature, tech brethren such as Oracle, IBM, EMC/Dell and Cisco) in the field, the big topic for tech investors will be if this split and “renewed focus” will have a positive impact on the enterprise business and is finally the spark for Whitman & go on a surge of M&A in 2016″, said Ives.

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