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News For ATVI;LNKD From The Last 14 Days
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July 30, 2015
15:04 EDTLNKDNotable companies reporting after market close
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13:58 EDTLNKDLinkedIn July weekly 225 straddle priced for 11.2% movement into Q2
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13:47 EDTLNKDLinkedIn technical commentary ahead of earnings
A risk to the stock is a potential head and shoulders top pattern that has been developing since late July of last year. The right shoulder is not complete, and would not be unless or until there is a move below the $191 area. If there was a negative surprise the pattern could be triggered by a gap down in price. Potential downside in that event over time would be to the $125 to $130 area. If the news is bullish, the current bullish price channel would continue. Resistance levels to watch as potential upside objectives would be at $238.77, $246.23, $256.71, and $267.63.
11:28 EDTLNKDEarnings Watch: Barclays, Brean Capital split on LinkedIn ahead of report
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11:06 EDTLNKDLinkedIn Premium growth tracking a bit ahead of expectations, says Piper Jaffray
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06:37 EDTLNKDLinkedIn July weekly volatility increases into Q2 and outlook
LinkedIn July weekly call option implied volatility is at 181, August is at 64, September is at 46; compared to its 52-week range of 21 to 62, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q2 results on July 30.
July 29, 2015
06:40 EDTLNKDFacebook testing profile tags feature, Verge reports
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July 28, 2015
12:43 EDTLNKDLinkedIn July weekly volatility elevated into Q2 and outlook
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10:00 EDTLNKDOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
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07:10 EDTLNKDLinkedIn initiated with a Buy ahead of earnings at MKM Partners
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06:19 EDTLNKDLinkedIn initiated with a Buy at MKM Partners
Target $285.
July 27, 2015
09:14 EDTLNKDFacebook price target raised to $110 from $94 at Cowen
Cowen analyst John Blackledge raised his price target for Facebook (FB) to $110 ahead of the social media giant's Q2 results on July 29. Investor sentiment has grown more positive recently given Facebook's "explosive" video growth and the opening of the Instagram platform to advertisers, Blackledge tells investors in a research note previewing the Q2 results this week for Internet names. He keeps an Outperform rating on the stock. Blackledge also keeps Outperform ratings on LinkedIn (LNKD) and IAC (IACI) as well as a Market Perform rating on Twitter (TWTR). Those three companies are also reporting Q2 results this week.
05:58 EDTLNKDStocks with implied volatility above IV index mean; TWTR LNKD
Stocks with implied volatility above IV index mean; Twitter (TWTR) 70, LinkedIn (LNKD) 62 according to iVolatility.
05:53 EDTLNKDBrean calls LinkedIn valuation 'problematic' ahead of Q2 results
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July 24, 2015
10:37 EDTLNKDOptions with increasing implied volatility
Options with increasing implied volatility: LOCK DUST JNUG CHK LINE ABX TCK GDX LNKD FCX
July 20, 2015
10:43 EDTATVIZillow slides to 52-week low after Barclays cuts to sell
The shares of Zillow (Z) are falling after Barclays downgraded the stock to Underweight, the firm's equivalent of a "Sell" rating, citing increased competition in the "local" segment of the Internet market. Zillow's websites advertise homes that are up for sale. WHAT'S NEW: In a note to investors earlier today, Barclays analyst Christopher Merwin wrote that, heading into second quarter results, he does not recommend Internet stocks that have been "challenged" and have relatively "cheap" valuations. These valuations are only "cheap" based on consensus estimates that are probably too high, the analyst believes. Based on that criteria, he downgraded Zillow to Underweight from Equal Weight. He also used the same criteria to downgrade Yelp (YELP), whose website features user reviews of local businesses, to Equal Weight from Overweight. Both companies are facing an "atypical level" of competition, driven by a favorable venture capital funding environment, Merwin indicated. The competition has driven down the companies' multiples, he believes. WHAT'S NOTABLE: Merwin recommended that investors buy the shares of small and mid cap Internet companies whose estimates are just beginning to be revised upwards by analysts. He identified IAC (IACI), which owns several dating websites, as one stock in this category. IAC should benefit from increased monetization of its popular Tinder dating app and the stabilization of its core dating websites, the analyst contended. Also poised for further positive estimate revisions are video game makers Electronic Arts (EA) and Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Merwin believes. The companies' increased revenue from digital games should mitigate the risk they face from slowing software growth as sales of new consoles slow, the analyst believes. He noted that 50% of both companies' revenue are now generated from digital games and identified Electronic Arts and Activision Blizzard as two of his top ideas. PRICE ACTION: In morning trading, Zillow fell 5% to $79 after hitting a 52-week low of $76.82 earlier in the session. Meanwhile, Yelp slid 1.6% to $34.40, IAC fell fractionally to $83.83, Electronic Arts added about 1% to $74.15 and activision Blizzard rose 0.5% to $25.93.
05:44 EDTATVIZillow Group downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays
Barclays analyst Christopher Merwin downgraded Zillow Group (Z) to Underweight saying competition is increasing in local. Underweight is Barclays' equivalent to a sell rating. The real estate and rental marketplace owner closed Friday at $83.27. Merwin believes consensus growth estimates are likely too high heading into Zillow's Q2 results and cut his price target for the stock to $70 from $90. The analyst this morning also downgraded Yelp (YELP) to Equal Weight for similar reasons. His top U.S. Internet picks heading into Q2 earnings season are IAC (IACI), Activision Blizzard (ATVI) and Electronic Arts (EA). Merwin thinks Activision and Electronic Arts will receive more than half of their 2015 revenue from digital.
July 17, 2015
11:34 EDTLNKDGoogle price targets hiked after 'thesis-changing' quarter
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06:46 EDTLNKDJPMorgan puts $800 target on Google after 'thesis-changing' Q2
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05:51 EDTATVIJune NPD video game software sales rose 21%, says Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray notes June NPD video game software sales were up 21% year-over-year, driven by Batman: Arkham Knight from Warner Bros. Piper remains positive on the group and keeps Overweight ratings on Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Electronic Arts (EA), GameStop (GME) and Take-Two (TTWO).
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