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Following the company's fourth quarter 2014 earnings report, a number of firms have issued notes detailing their revised view on Microsoft's (NASDAQ: MSFT) stock.

  • Bank of America: Upgraded From Underperform To Neutral, Raised Price Objective From $35 To $47. "In our view, the Street will give credit for the core business ex-Nokia."
  • Deutsche Bank: Reaffirm Hold, $44 Price Target
    "Bottom line, Nokia tainted what was otherwise a solid quarter and the bull case now needs to be rooted in a Nokia turnaround, in addition to a belief that the PC-centric businesses can hold up as the XP lift wanes."
  • Citi: Neutral, $41 Price Target
    "CEO, Nadella was again on the call and eloquently articulated a strategy of more focus while CFO, Hood noted a tight rein on costs. This continues to be music to investors' ears."
  • UBS: Buy, Raised Price Target From $46 To $50
    "We believe Microsoft will become more efficient in driving recurring revenue at lower costs, therefore enabling better predictability and Microsoft to trade at a higher multiple."
  • Pacific Crest: Upgraded From Sector Perform To Outperform

Upon last check, Microsoft shares were up one percent.

Latest Ratings for MSFT

DateFirmActionFromTo
Jan 2017Tigress FinancialUpgradesNeutralBuy
Jan 2017Wells FargoInitiates Coverage OnOutperform
Dec 2016PiperJaffrayInitiates Coverage OnOverweight

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