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The shares of Twilio Inc. (NYSE:TWLO) has been pegged with a rating of Equal-Weight by Morgan Stanley in its latest research note that was published on March 15th, 2019. The research company has also assigned a $130 price target. Morgan Stanley wasn’t the only research firm that published a report of Twilio Inc., with other equities research analysts also giving their opinion on the stock. Guggenheim advised investors in its research note published on March 12th, 2019, to Buy the TWLO stock. The stock had earned Buy rating from Monness Crespi & Hardt when it published its report on February 13th, 2019. That day the Monness Crespi & Hardt set price target on the stock to $150. The stock was given Overweight rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets in its report released on February 13th, 2019, the day when the price target on the stock was placed at $132. Canaccord Genuity was of a view that TWLO is Buy in its latest report on February 13th, 2019 while giving it a price target of $125. BofA/Merrill thinks that TWLO is worth Buy rating. This was contained in the firm’s report on February 13th, 2019 in which the stock’s price target was also moved to $130.

Amongst the analysts that rated the stock, 0 have recommended investors to sell it, 3 believe it has the potential for further growth, thus rating it as Hold while 11 advised investors to purchase the stock. The consensus currently stands at a Hold while its average price target is $127.62. The price of the stock the last time has raised by 226.02% from its Week high price while it is raised higher than its 52-Week low price. A look at the stock’s other technical shows that its 14-day RSI now stands at 55.19.

The shares of the company dipped by -0.50% during the trading session on Tuesday, reaching a low of $125.96 while ending the day at $126.56. During the trading session, a total of 2.75 million shares were traded which represents a 34.25% incline from the average session volume which is 4.19M shares. TWLO had ended its last session trading at 127.19. Twilio Inc. currently has a market cap of $15.63B while its P/E earnings growth sits at 24.05. Twilio Inc. debt-to-equity ratio currently stands at 1.00, while its quick ratio hovers at 6.30. TWLO 52-week low price stands at $38.82 while its 52-week high price is $136.00.

The company in its last quarterly report recorded $0.04 earnings per share which is below the $0.04 predicted by most analysts. The Twilio Inc. generated $204.30 million in revenue during the last quarter, which is slightly higher than the $184.46 million predicted by analysts. In the second quarter last year, the firm recorded $0.07 earnings per share. Compared to the same quarter last year, the firm’s revenue was down by -75%. Twilio Inc. has the potential to record -1.25 EPS for the current fiscal year, according to equities analysts.

Investment analysts at Goldman published a research note on January 30th, 2019 where it informed investors and clients that Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO) is now rated as Buy. Their price target on the stock stands at $130. Guggenheim also rated TTWO as Initiated on March 12th, 2019, with its price target of $115 suggesting that TTWO could surge by 25.58% from its current share price. Even though the stock has been trading at $92.65/share, analysts expect it to surge higher by -1.85% to reach $122.20/share. It started the day trading at $93.07 and traded between $89.62 and $90.94 throughout the trading session.

A look at its technical shows that TTWO’s 50-day SMA is 92.78 while its 200-day SMA stands at 112.30. The stock has a high of $139.91 for the year while the low is $84.41. The company’s P/E ratio currently sits at 28.59, while the P/B ratio is 5.09. At the moment, only of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. shares were sold short. The company’s average trading volume currently stands at 2.91M shares, which means that the short-interest ratio is just 1.99 days. Over the past seven days, the company moved, with its shift of -2.51%. Looking further, the stock has dropped -14.60% over the past 90 days while it lost -29.53% over the last six months.

The change in the stock’s fortunes has led to several institutional investors altering their holdings of the stock. The Vanguard Group Inc bought more TTWO shares, increasing its portfolio by +2.42% during the last quarter. This move now sees The Vanguard Group Inc purchasing 271,861 shares in the last quarter, thus it now holds 11,494,550 shares of TTWO, with a total valuation of $1,084,740,684. BlackRock Fund Advisors meanwhile bought more TTWO shares in the recently filed quarter, changing its stake to $533,548,445 worth of shares. SSgA Funds Management Inc followed the path by increasing its TTWO portfolio by +6.80% in the quarter. This means that SSgA Funds Management Inc bought 280,272 shares in the last quarter and now controls 4,402,364 shares of the TTWO stock, with the valuation hitting $415,451,091.

Similarly, Citadel Advisors LLC increased its Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. shares by +97.46% during the recently filed quarter. After buying 1,870,476 shares in the last quarter, the firm now controls 3,789,783 shares of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. which are valued at $357,641,822. In the same vein, Fidelity Management Research Co increased its Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. shares by during the most recent reported quarter. The firm bought 248,803 shares during the quarter which increased its stakes to 3,697,422 shares and is now valued at $348,925,714. Following these latest developments, around 0.20% of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. stocks are owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.