salesforce.com (CRM) was Initiated by Rosenblatt to “Buy” and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $90. Rosenblatt advised their investors in a research report released on Oct 18, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on salesforce.com. Shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Sep 1, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 85 from a previous price target of $100 .Shares were Reiterated by BMO Capital Markets on Sep 1, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 86 from a previous price target of $98 .Shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Sep 1, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 85 from a previous price target of $91 .
On the company’s financial health, salesforce.com reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Aug 31, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.22. The company had revenue of $2037.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2019.61 million. The company’s revenue was up 25.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.19 EPS.
salesforce.com opened for trading at $70.98 and hit $76.16 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $74.27, with a gain of 5.15% or 3.64 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,50,05,645 shares. Company has a market cap of $50,440 M.
In a different news, on Oct 17, 2016, Craig Conway (director) sold 250 shares at $74.10 per share price. According to the SEC, on Oct 17, 2016, Marc Benioff (Chairman of the Board and CEO) sold 12,500 shares at $73.56 per share price. On Oct 11, 2016, Maynard G Jr Webb (director) sold 15,000 shares at $75.00 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
salesforce.com inc. is a provider of enterprise cloud computing solutions that include apps and platform services as well as professional services. The Company focuses on customer relationship management (CRM). The Company offers six core cloud services that include sales force automation customer service and support marketing automation community management analytics and a cloud platform for building custom applications. The Company offers consulting deployment training implementation and integration services to its customers to facilitate the adoption of its cloud solutions. The Company delivers its solutions as a service through all the Internet browsers and on mobile devices on a subscription basis primarily through its direct sales efforts and indirectly through partners.