Is Adobe (ADBE) a Smart Long-term Buy?

Qualivian Investment Partners recently released its Q2 2020 Investor Letter, a copy of which you can download here. The fund’s performance in Q2 was ahead of the S&P 500 by 9.6% and 9.5% on a gross and net basis. You should check out Qualivian Investment Partners’ top 5 stock picks for investors to buy right now, which could be the biggest winners of the stock market crash.

In the said letter, Qualivian Investment Partners highlighted a few stocks and Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) is one of them. Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) is a computer software company. Year-to-date, Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) stock gained 45.7% and on August 24th it had a closing price of $476.30. Here is what Qualivian Investment Partners said:

“ADBE: Reported strong Q2 results in the Digital Media and Document Cloud segments. The third segment, Digital Experience, was negatively impacted by COVID which led to a decline in advertising and delays in booking and consulting services for enterprises. COVID also negatively impacted the small and medium size business segment. The business model and market position of Adobe remains strong and we have confidence in it as a long-term holding.”

Last month, we published an article revealing that Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) stock could be a “buy” amid the coronavirus pandemic.

In Q1 2020, the number of bullish hedge fund positions on Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) stock increased by about 8% from the previous quarter (see the chart here), so a number of other hedge fund managers seem to agree with Adobe’s growth potential. Our calculations showed that Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) is ranked #19 among the 30 most popular stocks among hedge funds.

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