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Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Technology Stocks: Factset Research (FDS), Splunk (SPLK) and Verizon (VZ)

Companies in the Technology sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Factset Research (FDSResearch Report), Splunk (SPLKResearch Report) and Verizon (VZResearch Report).

Factset Research (FDS)

In a report released yesterday, Ashish Sabadra from RBC Capital maintained a Buy rating on Factset Research, with a price target of $525.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $412.84.

According to TipRanks.com, Sabadra is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 3.8% and a 46.0% success rate. Sabadra covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Terminix Global Holdings, Vivint Smart Home, and ARAMARK Holdings.

Factset Research has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $447.88.

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Splunk (SPLK)

RBC Capital analyst Matthew Hedberg maintained a Buy rating on Splunk on March 3 and set a price target of $175.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $127.12.

According to TipRanks.com, Hedberg is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 6.0% and a 40.4% success rate. Hedberg covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as SailPoint Technologies Holdings, DoubleVerify Holdings, and Ping Identity Holding.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Splunk with a $155.05 average price target, a 21.4% upside from current levels. In a report issued on March 3, BMO Capital also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $142.00 price target.

Verizon (VZ)

In a report issued on March 4, Kutgun Maral from RBC Capital maintained a Hold rating on Verizon, with a price target of $57.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $54.68.

According to TipRanks.com, Maral is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 12.1% and a 51.2% success rate. Maral covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Lions Gate Entertainment Class A, Paramount Global Class B, and Charter Communications.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Verizon is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $60.44.

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