Vantiv acquisition positive, says RBC Capital After Vantiv announced that it was buying Mercury Payments, RBC Capital thinks the deal will accelerate Mercury's revenue and EPS growth, and be about 8% accretive to FY15 estimates. The firm believes that the deal also solidifies Vantiv's leadership position in the domestic payments market. It keeps a $35 price target and Outperform rating on the stock.
Vantiv investor sentiment at trough levels, says Jefferies Jefferies believes Vantiv investor sentiment is at trough levels and that the numbers are not as bad as the stock price suggests. The firm sees an attractive entry point at current share levels and reiterates a Buy rating on the name with a $37 price target.