Will This Price Target Increase Help Cisco (CSCO) Stock Today?

WNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Cisco (CSCO) stock has had its price target increased to $24 from $22, Jefferies said Thursday. The firm said product book-to-bill ratio came in above 1 and product orders improved 1% year over year.

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TheStreet Ratings team rates CISCO SYSTEMS INC as a Buy with a ratings score of B+. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation:

"We rate CISCO SYSTEMS INC (CSCO) a BUY. This is driven by multiple strengths, which we believe should have a greater impact than any weaknesses, and should give investors a better performance opportunity than most stocks we cover. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, increase in stock price during the past year, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income."

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