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Stock Research and Analysis

by Simran Kaur

Bulls Say

NetApp maintains its bargaining power over CSPs and is able to sell complementary technologies.
NetApp extends its technical superiority in newer technologies such as object storage and all-flash arrays.
Security, control and regulations limit the migration of workloads off-premises, paving the way for continued growth in the storage industry. Read more 

Bears Say

Server SAN will chip away a huge part of growth for the ECB storage industry.
Geopolitical issues may significantly limit NetApp’s total market opportunity.
Mergers and acquisitions in the industry will spring up a formidable competitor, threatening NetApp’s market share. Read more 

Management

Overall, we view NetApp's stewardship of shareholder capital as Standard. George Kurian was appointed as CEO after Tom Georgens stepped down in June, even as the board plans to do an executive search. Before joining NetApp in 2011, Kurian held executive   Read more 

Profile

NetApp sells hardware, software, and services that enable customers to store and manage data. The company emerged as a leader in networked-attached storage by building storage   Read more 

A Deep Discount on This Narrow-Moat Metals Stock 
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