Autodesk guidance reassuring, says Longbow After Autodesk (ADSK) announced that its CFO was leaving but said it expects its Q2 results to be at or above guidance, Longbow believes that the company's statements about Q2 are reassuring. The firm says that the CFO's departure may have been unexpected, but it still believes that the stock's multiple can rise going forward. The firm keeps an Overweight rating on the shares.
Autodesk estimates raised after 'robust' checks at Pacific Crest Pacific Crest raised its estimates for Autodesk to the higher end of management guidance after its European channel checks came back "robust." The firm says after some initially weak reseller checks in the U.K. and Germany, those markets have improved. It sees potential upside to guidance and keeps an Outperform rating on Autodesk.