Cowen cut the target on Twitter(TWTR:NSD) to $50 from $67

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by: STA Research

Cowen & Co. cut the target on Twitter to $50 from $67 on the social media platform’s stock.  The analyst had a previous rating of Market Perform on the stock, and has not updated the rating with valuation change.

Based on the Twitter Inc stock forecasts from 20 analysts, the average analyst target price for Twitter Inc is USD 68.30 over the next 12 months. Twitter Inc’s average analyst rating is Buy . Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Twitter Inc is Slightly Bearish, which is based on 4 positive signals and 7 negative signals. At the last closing, Twitter Inc’s stock price was USD 40.25. Twitter Inc’s stock price has changed by +0.75% over the past week, -5.31% over the past month and -14.76% over the last year.

Twitter’s service was just reactivated in Nigeria as the company settled a dispute there with the government.  Twitter has just been subpoenaed by the House select committee over the investigation of the January 6th 2021 Capitol riot, and the possible role the company might have played during those events.

What we like:

High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What we don’t like:

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

 

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