Gartner (IT) Receives a Hold from Morgan Stanley

In a report released today, Toni Kaplan from Morgan Stanley maintained a Hold rating on Gartner (NYSE: IT), with a price target of $149. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $156.27, close to its 52-week high of $159.17.

According to, Kaplan is a 2-star analyst with an average return of 2.4% and a 55.9% success rate. Kaplan covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Thomson Reuters Corp, Nielsen Holdings, and ARAMARK Holdings.

Gartner has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $147.

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The company has a one-year high of $159.17 and a one-year low of $111.57. Currently, Gartner has an average volume of 449.2K.

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Gartner, Inc. is a research and advisory company, which delivers technology-related insights to its clients to make right decisions. It operates through the following segments: Research; Consulting; Events; and Talent Assessment and Other. The Research segment gives advices on the mission-critical priorities of leaders.