Mizuho Starts Stock Coverage on BMC Software (BMC)

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Equities researchers at Mizuho assumed coverage on shares of BMC Software (NYSE: BMC) in a report issued on Thursday. The firm set a “neutral” rating and a $44.00 price target on the stock.

BMC Software traded up 0.21% on Thursday, hitting $42.41. BMC Software has a 1-year low of $31.62 and a 1-year high of $56.55. The company has a market cap of $6.831 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.24.

BMC Software last released its earnings data on Wednesday, May 9th. The company reported $0.74 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.06. BMC Software’s revenue was up .4% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that BMC Software will post $0.90 EPS next quarter.

BMC has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of BMC Software in a research note to investors on Wednesday, May 16th. They now have a $47.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Jefferies Group (NYSE: JEF) raised their price target on shares of BMC Software to $48.00 in a research note to investors on Thursday, May 10th. Finally, analysts at Susquehanna upgraded shares of BMC Software from a “neutral” rating to a “positive” rating in a research note to investors on Monday, April 23rd.

BMC Software, Inc. is a software vendor. The Company provides systems management, service management and automation solutions primarily for large enterprises.

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