Analysts Offer Insights on Technology Companies: Quality Systems (NASDAQ: QSII), Paypal Holdings (NASDAQ: PYPL) and Appian Corp (NASDAQ: APPN)

By Ryan Adsit

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Technology sector with new ratings on Quality Systems (NASDAQ: QSII), Paypal Holdings (NASDAQ: PYPL) and Appian Corp (NASDAQ: APPN).

Quality Systems (NASDAQ: QSII)

In a report issued on September 14, Donald Hooker from KeyBanc reiterated a Sell rating on Quality Systems (NASDAQ: QSII), with a price target of $11. The company’s shares closed on Friday at $15.85.

According to TipRanks.com, Hooker is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 11.9% and a 68.1% success rate. Hooker covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Quintiles Transnational, Quest Diagnostics Inc, and INC Research Holdings.

Quality Systems has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $15.30.

Paypal Holdings (NASDAQ: PYPL)

In a report released today, Josh Beck from KeyBanc reiterated a Buy rating on Paypal Holdings (NASDAQ: PYPL), with a price target of $70. The company’s shares closed on Friday at $62.50, close to its 52-week high of $63.26.

According to TipRanks.com, Beck is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 13.8% and a 78.4% success rate. Beck covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Synchronoss Technologies, Alliance Data Systems, and Total System Services.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Paypal Holdings is Strong Buy and the average price target is $64.25, representing a 2.8% upside.

In a report issued on September 5, Bernstein also assigned a Buy rating to the stock with a $66 price target.
Appian Corp (NASDAQ: APPN)

In a report issued on September 14, Alex Kurtz from KeyBanc reiterated a Hold rating on Appian Corp (NASDAQ: APPN). The company’s shares closed on Friday at $25.79, close to its 52-week high of $27.89.

According to TipRanks.com, Kurtz is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 8.6% and a 64.9% success rate. Kurtz covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Brocade Communication Systems Inc, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, and Super Micro Computer.

Appian Corp has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $18.80.

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