RESEARCH ALERT-DS starts Given Imaging as "outperform"

JERUSALEM Tue Nov 20, 2012 4:45am EST

JERUSALEM Nov 20 (Reuters) - DS Brokerage on Tuesday initiated coverage of Given Imaging with an "outperform" recommendation, saying the Israeli camera-in-a-pill maker might be an acquisition target.

DS in a report set a price target of $20.50 for shares of Given Imaging, which closed at $18.53 on Monday on Nasdaq. (Reporting by Steven Scheer)