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Broker Rating in Spotlight: Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR), LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD), Cigna …

Broker Rating in Spotlight: Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR), LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD), Cigna …

Broker Rating in Spotlight: Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR), LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD), Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI), Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN)

In looking at the consensus numbers for Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR), research firms covering the stock have a consensus price target of $22.333 on the shares. This number is the average estimate from the 18 research firms that recently issued projections on the firm.

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) is expected to report earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter of $-0.13. This is the Zacks consensus based on the individual covering sell-side analysts’ reported numbers. The company last reported earnings for the period ending on 2015-12-31 of $-0.07.

The average recommendation is the arithmetical average of the individual analyst ratings contributed by sell-side research to produce a consensus analyst rating for each stock. On a scale of 1 to 5 where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 represents a Strong Sell, the equity is ranked 2.23 based on 18 broker recommendations. Of the 18 analyst estimates, the most bullish sees the stock reaching $35 within the next 12 months while the most bearish analyst sees the stock at $13 within the year.

Equity research firms covering LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD) shares have a consensus price target of $189.615 on the stock.  The targets range from a high of $300 to a low of $300.  Analysts are predicting that the company will post earnings of $-0.27 when they next issue their quarterly report.  On a consensus basis, the stock is given an average recommendation rating of 2.16 (1-5 scale).

Analysts are projecting that Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) shares will reach $165.222 in the near term.  This is the one-year consensus target according to sell-side analysts covering the equity.  The most aggressive brokerage firm is expecting the shares to touch $190 while the most conservative target sits at $99.  On a simplified ratings basis, the shares have a 2.27 mean, based on the 9 analyst recommendations.  In terms of earnings, analysts have a consensus EPS of $2.17 for the current quarter.

Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) shares have a price target of $92.076.  This is the average number based on the 13 brokerage firm ratings taken into consideration by Zacks Research.  The highest PT estimate is $120 while the lowest stands at $120.  The firm last reported earnings of $1.03 per share for the most recent quarter.  Analysts are expecting $0.83 for the current fiscal period.  Wynn Resorts, Limited has an Average Broker Rating of 2.28 based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.