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CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) To Go Ex-Dividend on March 1st

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 3rd will be paid a dividend of 0.54 per share on Friday, March 17th. This represents a $2.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.78%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 1st. Shares of CenturyLink […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades HFF, Inc. (HF) to Sell

HFF, Inc. (NYSE:HF) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “HFF INC., operates out of eighteen offices nationwide and is a leading provider of commercial real estate and capital market services to the U.S. commercial real […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Heska Corporation (HSKA) to Hold

Heska Corporation (NASDAQ:HSKA) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “Heska Corporation is focused on the discovery, development and marketing of companion animal health products. In addition to manufacturing certain of companion animal products, the company’s […]

Merck & Company, Inc. (MRK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Sanford C. Bernstein

Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK)‘s stock had its “market perform” rating reissued by equities researchers at Sanford C. Bernstein in a note issued to investors on Friday. A number of other brokerages also recently commented on MRK. Vetr downgraded shares of Merck & Company from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating and set […]

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Reiterates “Market Weight” Rating for PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio (KBWB)

PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio (NASDAQ:KBWB)‘s stock had its “market weight” rating reissued by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods in a note issued to investors on Friday. PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio (NASDAQ:KBWB) opened at 49.71 on Friday. PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio has a 12-month low of $30.84 and a 12-month high of $50.14. The company’s 50-day moving […]

Empire State Realty Trust Inc (ESRT) Lifted to “B” at TheStreet

TheStreet upgraded shares of Empire State Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:ESRT) from a c+ rating to a b rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Several other research analysts also recently commented on ESRT. Wells Fargo & Co set a $20.00 target price on Empire State Realty Trust and gave the stock a […]

Brokerages Expect AnaptysBio Inc (ANAB) to Post $0.00 EPS

AnaptysBio Inc (NASDAQ:ANAB) has received a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the three analysts that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy rating. Brokers have set a 12-month consensus target price of $34.33 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks […]

Hays plc (HAS) Price Target Increased to GBX 175 by Analysts at Liberum Capital

Hays plc (LON:HAS) had its price objective hoisted by Liberum Capital from GBX 170 ($2.12) to GBX 175 ($2.18) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. They currently have a buy rating on the stock. Several other analysts also recently issued reports on HAS. BNP Paribas reiterated an outperform rating and issued […]

Renewables Infrastructure Group’s (TRIG) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Renewables Infrastructure Group Ltd (LON:TRIG) in a research note released on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 110 ($1.37) price target on the stock. Shares of Renewables Infrastructure Group (LON:TRIG) opened at 107.30 on Wednesday. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 0.97 and its […]

Callon Petroleum Company (CPE) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.02 EPS

Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday. The company reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.02. Callon Petroleum Company had a positive return on equity of 4.44% and a negative net margin of 122.93%. The business earned $69.10 million during the quarter, compared to […]

Q1 2017 Earnings Estimate for Southwestern Energy Company Issued By Seaport Global Securities (SWN)

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) – Stock analysts at Seaport Global Securities decreased their Q1 2017 EPS estimates for Southwestern Energy Company in a report released on Friday. Seaport Global Securities analyst M. Kelly now expects that the brokerage will post earnings per share of $0.36 for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.46. […]

Scotiabank Raises Capital Power Corp (CPX) Price Target to C$26.00

Capital Power Corp (TSE:CPX) had its target price raised by Scotiabank from C$23.00 to C$26.00 in a report issued on Wednesday morning. Scotiabank currently has a sector perform rating on the stock. Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Raymond James Financial, Inc. upped their price objective on shares of Capital Power Corp […]

Scotiabank Reiterates Sector Perform Rating for Calfrac Well Services Ltd (CFW)

Calfrac Well Services Ltd (TSE:CFW)‘s stock had its “sector perform” rating restated by stock analysts at Scotiabank in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a C$5.00 target price on the stock. Scotiabank’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 29.87% from the stock’s current price. A number of other […]

Cogeco Communications Inc (CCA) Price Target Raised to C$78.00

Cogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) had its target price increased by TD Securities from C$73.00 to C$78.00 in a research note released on Thursday morning. They currently have a hold rating on the stock. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on CCA. Desjardins boosted their target price on shares of Cogeco Communications from […]

SBA Communications Corporation (SBAC) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

SBA Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:SBAC) released its earnings results on Monday. The company reported $1.63 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.11 by $1.52. The company had revenue of $416.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $416.92 million. SBA Communications Corporation had a net margin of 6.38% […]

Materialise NV (MTLS) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Meets Estimates

Materialise NV (NASDAQ:MTLS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.01. Materialise NV had a negative return on equity of 2.03% and a negative net margin of 1.45%. The firm earned $33.18 million during the quarter, compared […]

Magellan Health, Inc. (MGLN) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGLN) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday. The company reported $1.80 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.68 by $0.12. Magellan Health had a return on equity of 7.96% and a net margin of 1.45%. The business earned $1.26 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of […]

Impax Laboratories Inc (IPXL) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Impax Laboratories Inc (NASDAQ:IPXL) is set to issue its Q416 quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March 1st. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.15 per share and revenue of $219.54 million for the quarter. Shares of Impax Laboratories Inc (NASDAQ:IPXL) opened at 14.65 on Tuesday. Impax Laboratories Inc has a one year low […]

The Priceline Group Inc. (PCLN) Updates Q1 Earnings Guidance

The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Monday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 8.25-8.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $11.94. Shares of The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) opened at 1632.01 on Tuesday. The Priceline […]

John Wood Group PLC (WG) Earns Overweight Rating from Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC reaffirmed their overweight rating on shares of John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) in a research report released on Wednesday morning. Barclays PLC currently has a GBX 900 ($11.21) target price on the stock, down from their prior target price of GBX 980 ($12.21). WG has been the topic of several other research reports. […]

Phoenix Group Holdings’ (PHNX) “Underweight” Rating Reiterated at Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC reaffirmed their underweight rating on shares of Phoenix Group Holdings (LON:PHNX) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 673 ($8.38) price target on the stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Berenberg Bank upgraded shares of Phoenix Group Holdings […]

Q1 2017 EPS Estimates for Allied Properties Real Estate Investment Cut by Analyst (AP)

Allied Properties Real Estate Investment (TSE:AP) – Equities research analysts at Raymond James Financial decreased their Q1 2017 earnings estimates for shares of Allied Properties Real Estate Investment in a research note issued on Thursday. Raymond James Financial analyst K. Avalos now expects that the brokerage will earn $0.52 per share for the quarter, down […]

E.W. Scripps Company (The) (SSP) Trading 5.7% Higher on Earnings Beat

E.W. Scripps Company (The) (NYSE:SSP)’s share price traded up 5.7% during trading on Monday following a better than expected earnings announcement. The stock traded as high as $22.84 and last traded at $22.53, with a volume of 1,400,351 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $21.32. The company reported $0.46 earnings per share for […]

Trilogy Metals Inc (TMQ) Short Interest Update

Trilogy Metals Inc (NYSE:TMQ) was the target of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 791,810 shares, a decrease of 8.8% from the January 31st total of 868,211 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 65,082 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. (BBVA) PT Set at €6.21 by HSBC Holdings plc

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. (BME:BBVA) received a €6.21 ($6.61) target price from stock analysts at HSBC Holdings plc in a research report issued on Friday. The brokerage presently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Several other analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Deutsche Bank AG set a €6.50 ($6.91) price target […]

American Outdoor Brands Corp (AOBC) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday

American Outdoor Brands Corp (NASDAQ:AOBC) is set to post its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March 2nd. American Outdoor Brands Corp has set its Q3 guidance at $0.52-0.57 EPS and its FY17 guidance at $2.42-2.47 EPS.Individual that are interested in participating in the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link. American Outdoor […]

Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of C$0.32 on March 24th

Suncor Energy Inc. (TSE:SU) (NYSE:SU) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 3rd will be given a dividend of 0.32 per share on Friday, March 24th. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.10%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 1st. This is an […]

Equifax, Inc. (EFX) To Go Ex-Dividend on March 1st

Equifax, Inc. (NYSE:EFX) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 3rd will be given a dividend of 0.39 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 1st. […]

Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (KND) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance

Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:KND) issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday morning. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.40-0.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.61. The company issued revenue guidance of $7.1-7.3 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.89 billion. Kindred […]

Sandstorm Gold Ltd (SSL) Given New C$4.50 Price Target at BMO Capital Markets

Sandstorm Gold Ltd (TSE:SSL) (NASDAQ:SAND) had its target price hoisted by BMO Capital Markets from C$4.25 to C$4.50 in a report released on Wednesday morning. They currently have a market perform rating on the stock. SSL has been the subject of several other research reports. CIBC reduced their price target on shares of Sandstorm Gold […]

Raymond James Financial, Inc. Boosts Peregrine Metals Ltd. (PGM) Price Target to C$1.00

Peregrine Metals Ltd. (TSE:PGM) had its price target raised by Raymond James Financial, Inc. from C$0.90 to C$1.00 in a research note published on Thursday morning. Raymond James Financial, Inc. currently has an outperform rating on the mining company’s stock. Separately, Canaccord Genuity reissued a speculative buy rating and set a C$0.90 price objective on […]

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc (RBA) Earns “Outperform” Rating from Scotiabank

Scotiabank reiterated their outperform rating on shares of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc (TSE:RBA) (NYSE:RBA) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm currently has a C$44.00 price target on the stock. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on RBA. Royal Bank of Canada raised their price target on Ritchie […]

Sienna Senior Living Inc (SIA) Cut to Market Perform at Raymond James Financial, Inc.

Raymond James Financial, Inc. downgraded shares of Sienna Senior Living Inc (TSE:SIA) from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a research report released on Wednesday. Several other brokerages also recently commented on SIA. Royal Bank of Canada upgraded shares of Sienna Senior Living from a sector perform rating to an outperform rating […]

Insider Buying: Fidessa Group plc (FDSA) Insider Buys £128 in Stock

Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA) insider Chris Aspinwall acquired 5 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, February 22nd. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 2,560 ($31.89) per share, for a total transaction of £128 ($159.46). Chris Aspinwall also recently made the following trade(s): On Friday, January 20th, Chris […]

RPC Group PLC (RPC) Insider Martin Towers Purchases 6,499 Shares of Stock

RPC Group PLC (LON:RPC) insider Martin Towers acquired 6,499 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, February 24th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 665 ($8.28) per share, for a total transaction of £43,218.35 ($53,841.22). Shares of RPC Group PLC (LON:RPC) opened at 909.50 on Tuesday. The firm’s 50 […]

Capital Gearing Trust plc (CGT) Insider Robin Archibald Purchases 920 Shares

Capital Gearing Trust plc (LON:CGT) insider Robin Archibald purchased 920 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, February 24th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 3,848 ($47.94) per share, for a total transaction of £35,401.60 ($44,103.15). Capital Gearing Trust plc (LON:CGT) opened at 3854.50 on Tuesday. Capital Gearing […]

FirstGroup plc (FGP) Insider Tim O’Toole Buys 6,509 Shares

FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) insider Tim O’Toole purchased 6,509 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 24th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 122 ($1.52) per share, for a total transaction of £7,940.98 ($9,892.84). Shares of FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) opened at 118.70 on Tuesday. The firm’s market […]

Intuit Inc. (INTU) Shares Gap Up After Dividend Announcement

Shares of Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) gapped up prior to trading on Monday following a dividend announcement from the company. The stock had previously closed at $129.52, but opened at $128.01. Intuit shares last traded at $126.14, with a volume of 1,211,859 shares trading hands. The newly announced dividend which will be paid on Tuesday, April […]

TheStreet Lowers Sunoco LP (SUN) to D+

TheStreet lowered shares of Sunoco LP (NYSE:SUN) from a c rating to a d+ rating in a research note released on Thursday morning. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. FBR & Co raised Sunoco from a market perform rating to an outperform rating and set a $32.00 price objective […]

ViewRay, Inc. (VRAY) Sees Unusually-High Trading Volume on Analyst Upgrade

Shares of ViewRay, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRAY) saw unusually-strong trading volume on Monday after Northland Securities raised their price target on the stock to $8.00. Approximately 3,499,599 shares traded hands during trading, an increase of 3,572% from the previous session’s volume of 95,294 shares.The stock last traded at $5.71 and had previously closed at $4.76. Separately, Aegis […]