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Aug 21, 2021
Salesforce (CRM, $255.98) gets a price target hike from JPM

Salesforce (CRM, $255.98) gets a price target hike from JPM

Salesforce.com  got a price target hike from a JMP analyst.

Analyst Patrick Walravens boosted his price target on the cloud-based software company’s shares  to $320 a share from $282.

Walravens increased his second-quarter revenue estimate to $6.24 billion from $6.23 billion, compared to FactSet consensus of $6.24 billion.  The analyst also hiked his earnings expectation to 93 cents a share from 91 cents,  vs. FactSet consensus of 92 cents a share. He boosted his full-year 2022 earnings estimate to $3.83 a share from $3.81, on revenue growth expectation of 22%. The FactSet consensus for full-year earnings is $3.84 and revenue of $26 billion.

Walravens mentioned that Salesforce.com's stock has rallied +11% year-to-date , compared to +14% for the Nasdaq.

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