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NetApp Inc NTAP

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NetApp Capitalizing on Hybrid Cloud and Public Cloud Data Services in Q1; Maintaining $60 FVE

Mark Cash Senior Equity Analyst

Analyst Note

| Mark Cash |

We are maintaining our $60 fair value estimate for no-moat NetApp after its first-quarter results topped our expectations for revenue growth and earnings. With our longer-term view of concerns about NetApp carving out a sustainable competitive advantage against larger market participants and cloud-native options, we view shares as overvalued. Nonetheless, we positively view the all-flash array opportunity as organizations update their storage products and the transformation NetApp is becoming a key part of storage and data management across public clouds and on-premises.

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Company Profile

Business Description

NetApp is a leading provider of enterprise data management and storage solutions. The company's three operating business units are products, software maintenance, and hardware maintenance. NetApp transitioned from a data center storage firm to a company with software data management solutions for multicloud environments. The California-headquartered company sells globally and has approximately 10,000 employees.

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1395 Crossman Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA, 94089
T +1 408 822-6000
Sector Technology
Industry Computer Hardware
Most Recent Earnings Jul 31, 2021
Fiscal Year End Apr 30, 2022
Stock Type Cyclical
Employees 11,000

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