Benzinga has examined prospects for many investor favorite stocks over the past week.
Bullish calls included tech and entertainment giants with strong prospects.
Some bearish calls followed disappointing earnings reports.
Last week was a busy one, beginning with shattered box office records and ending with a strong employment report. In between, the Federal Reserve held the line on interest rates; one of the season’s most anticipated earnings reports dropped; the Oracle of Omaha made a surprising move and Washington inched closer to a deal on infrastructure spending.
It was a bit of a roller coaster for the markets, but they ended up not far from where they began the week, with the Nasdaq up marginally and the Dow Jones industrials a tad lower.>
As usual, Benzinga continues to examine the prospects for many of the most popular stocks with investors. The following are just a few of this past week’s most bullish and bearish posts that may be worth another look.
In “How Much Upside Does Apple’s Stock Have? Gene Munster Says 70%,” Jayson Derrick shows why this renowned venture capitalist believes Apple, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) will be the best-performing FAANG stock in 2019.
After the success of “Avengers: Endgame,” Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS) has more potential blockbusters in its pipeline, according to Dave Royce’s “Analysts Marvel At Disney’s Box Office Potential This Year.”
Brett Hershman’s “Analysts Rave About Zynga’s Q1; ‘Game of Thrones’ Game Launch Likely Coming In Q2” discusses confirmation of the successful turnaround and M&A strategy at Zynga Inc (NASDAQ: ZNGA).
“ON Semiconductor Analyst Turns Bullish, Expects Upside Surprises In Second Half” by Priya Nigam focuses on why ON Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ: ON) seems poised for upside surprises.
For additional bullish calls, also have a look at “Wedbush Initiates Uber At Outperform, Calls It The