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Tech Today: Square Unzettled, Debating AMAT, Google's 60 Minutes

Here are some things going on today in the world of tech: Alphabet (GOOGL) will get the 60 Minutes treatment this weekend, in a segment that discusses “the power of Google,” with the preview posted on CBS mentioning how the company is a monopoly and knows everything about you. Shares of payments pioneer Square (SQ) are down 16 cents at $54.66, after that other pioneer, PayPal Holdings (PYPL), this morning announced it would pay $2.2 billion to acquire small business commerce tech firm iZettle. Contra reiterates an Outperform rating on PayPal, and raises his price target to $93 from $85, writing that the company is “the key fin-tech consolidator” in the world, as it has tremendous ability to keep buying smaller companies given its enormous cash pile.