SAP (ETR:SAP) Stock Upgrade
In an analyst note revealed to investors and clients earlier today, Bernstein Research lifted shares of SAP (ETR:SAP) to a “Outperform”. Analysts currently have a EUR 77.00 target PPS on the shares. Bernstein Research’s target PPS would suggest a ppossible upside of 5.78% from the current price of the stock.
From a total of 11 analysts covering SAP (ETR:SAP) stock, 8 rate it a ”Buy”, 0 a “Sell”, and 5 a ”Hold”. This means that 62% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is €93.14 while the lowest target price is €76.77. The mean of all analyst targets is €84.46 with a -1.80% below today’s (€72.85) stock price. SAP was the topic of 46 analyst reports since June 25, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Independent Research maintained shares on November 28 with “Hold” rating. Kepler Cheuvreux maintained shares with “Hold” rating and €65 target share price in a report from an October 21. Citigroup upgraded SAP stock in a recent report from November 4 to “Buy” rating. Societe Generale maintained the rating on October 21. Societe Generale has a “Hold” rating and a €66 price target on shares. Finally, Berenberg maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in a report issued on an October 21.
The stock increased 1.52% or EUR 1.09 on December 7, striking EUR 72.85. Approximately 2.32 million shares of stock traded hands. SAP SE (ETR:SAP) has risen 6.45% since May 5, 2015 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.52% the S&P500.
SAP SE, formerly SAP AG, is a provider of application and analytics software for enterprises in mobile enterprise management. The company has a market cap of 89.50 billion EUR. SAP is an enterprise cloud company. It has 28.17 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2014, the Company has more than 282,000 clients in over 180 countries.
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