Archive for Mark Dietrich

Capital Guardian Trust Co. Has $2,648,000 Stake in Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR)

Capital Guardian Trust Co. decreased its position in Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) by 35.0% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 39,388 shares of the company’s stock after selling 21,172 shares during the period. Capital Guardian Trust Co.’s holdings in Lamar Advertising Company were worth $2,648,000 at the end of the […]

Barings LLC Has $2,507,000 Position in E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC)

Barings LLC maintained its stake in E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 72,354 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in E*TRADE Financial Corporation were worth $2,507,000 at the end […]

Kohl’s Corporation (KSS) Position Held by Barings LLC

Barings LLC maintained its stake in shares of Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 46,991 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in Kohl’s Corporation were worth $2,320,000 as […]

Traders Buy Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) on Weakness Following Insider Selling

Traders purchased shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) on weakness during trading hours on Wednesday after an insider sold shares in the company. $680.71 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $580.59 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $100.12 million into the stock. Of all […]

United Capital Financial Advisers LLC Cuts Stake in BancorpSouth, Inc. (BXS)

United Capital Financial Advisers LLC cut its position in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) by 2.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 115,788 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,499 shares during the period. United Capital Financial Advisers LLC owned 0.12% […]

Boothbay Fund Management LLC Has $531,000 Stake in Dycom Industries, Inc. (DY)

Boothbay Fund Management LLC lowered its stake in Dycom Industries, Inc. (NYSE:DY) by 31.0% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 6,619 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,970 shares during the period. Boothbay Fund Management LLC’s holdings in Dycom Industries were worth $531,000 at the end of the most recent […]

Recent Analysts’ Ratings Changes for Cae (CAE)

Cae (NYSE: CAE) has recently received a number of price target changes and ratings updates: 2/16/2017 – Cae was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating. According to Zacks, “CAE is a world leader in providing simulation and modelling technologies, and integrated training services to the civil […]

Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. Has $3,030,000 Stake in Eversource Energy (ES)

Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. reduced its position in Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) by 1.1% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 55,041 shares of the company’s stock after selling 635 shares during the period. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc.’s holdings in Eversource Energy were worth $3,030,000 as of its most recent filing […]

Insider Buying: CNA Financial Corporation (CNA) CEO Acquires 12,000 Shares of Stock

CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) CEO Dino Robusto bought 12,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 21st. The shares were bought at an average price of $41.84 per share, with a total value of $502,080.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 12,000 shares in […]

HP Inc. (HPQ) Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance

HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.37-0.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.38. HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) traded up 0.43% on Wednesday, hitting $16.20. 16,651,771 shares of the stock traded […]

Realty Income Corp (O) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O) updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.00-3.06 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.07. A number of brokerages have issued reports on O. Raymond James Financial, Inc. restated an underperform rating on shares of Realty Income […]

Banco Santander S.A. Invests $1,473,000 in Liberty Global PLC (LBTYK)

Banco Santander S.A. acquired a new position in Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYK) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor acquired 55,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,473,000. Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD increased its position […]

QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) posted its earnings results on Wednesday. The company reported ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.22) by $0.07. QEP Resources had a negative net margin of 79.57% and a negative return on equity of 5.55%. The firm earned $399.70 million during the […]

Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM) Shares Gap Down Following Weak Earnings

Shares of Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) gapped down before the market opened on Wednesday after the company announced weaker than expected quarterly earnings. The stock had previously closed at $38.38, but opened at $37.44. Newmont Mining Corporation shares last traded at $36.00, with a volume of 10,081,131 shares traded. The company reported $0.25 earnings per […]

SunTrust Banks Weighs in on Highwoods Properties, Inc.’s FY2017 Earnings (HIW)

Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) – Equities research analysts at SunTrust Banks decreased their FY2017 earnings per share estimates for Highwoods Properties in a note issued to investors on Thursday. SunTrust Banks analyst M. Lewis now expects that the firm will post earnings per share of $3.36 for the year, down from their previous estimate of […]

FY2017 EPS Estimates for Kroger Company (The) (KR) Cut by Oppenheimer Holdings

Kroger Company (The) (NYSE:KR) – Analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings lowered their FY2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Kroger Company (The) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. Oppenheimer Holdings analyst R. Parikh now anticipates that the brokerage will post earnings of $2.08 per share for the year, down […]

Joy Global Inc. (JOY) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Shares of Joy Global Inc. (NYSE:JOY) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the twenty research firms that are currently covering the firm. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seventeen have issued a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price objective […]

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc to Post FY2017 Earnings of $3.06 Per Share, Oppenheimer Holdings Forecasts (DKS)

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) – Equities researchers at Oppenheimer Holdings decreased their FY2017 earnings estimates for Dick’s Sporting Goods in a report released on Tuesday. Oppenheimer Holdings analyst B. Nagel now expects that the firm will earn $3.06 per share for the year, down from their prior forecast of $3.09. Oppenheimer Holdings currently has […]

Sciencast Management LP Invests $163,000 in Twitter Inc (TWTR)

Sciencast Management LP bought a new stake in Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund bought 10,029 shares of the social networking company’s stock, valued at approximately $163,000. Several other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. US […]

Luminex Corporation (LMNX) Plans $0.06 Special Dividend

Luminex Corporation (NASDAQ:LMNX) declared a special dividend on Wednesday, February 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, March 24th will be paid a dividend of 0.06 per share on Friday, April 14th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 22nd. Shares of Luminex Corporation (NASDAQ:LMNX) traded up 0.71% during trading on Wednesday, reaching $18.39. […]

GLG Partners LP Acquires Shares of 51,580 Wildhorse Resource Development Corporation (WRD)

GLG Partners LP acquired a new stake in Wildhorse Resource Development Corporation (NYSE:WRD) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor acquired 51,580 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $753,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Marshall Wace LLP acquired a new […]

Bruker Corporation (BRKR) Shares Sold by NWQ Investment Management Company LLC

NWQ Investment Management Company LLC cut its stake in Bruker Corporation (NASDAQ:BRKR) by 1.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 394,886 shares of the company’s stock after selling 6,859 shares during the period. NWQ Investment Management Company LLC’s holdings […]

Nucor Corporation (NUE) Position Increased by GLG Partners LP

GLG Partners LP boosted its position in Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) by 593.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 29,512 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 25,254 shares during the period. GLG Partners LP’s holdings in Nucor Corporation […]

Mtu Aero Engines A’s (MTUAY) “Sell” Rating Reaffirmed at DZ Bank AG

DZ Bank AG reaffirmed their sell rating on shares of Mtu Aero Engines A (OTCMKTS:MTUAY) in a report issued on Tuesday. Separately, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reaffirmed a neutral rating on shares of Mtu Aero Engines A in a research note on Wednesday, October 26th. Mtu Aero Engines A (OTCMKTS:MTUAY) remained flat at $61.06 […]

Nice Systems’ (NICE) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Chardan Capital

Chardan Capital restated their buy rating on shares of Nice Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) in a research report released on Tuesday. A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on the stock. Barclays PLC set a $75.00 target price on shares of Nice Systems and gave the stock a hold rating in a report on […]

Tile Shop Hldgs, Inc. (TTS) Position Reduced by Loomis Sayles & Co. L P

Loomis Sayles & Co. L P decreased its stake in shares of Tile Shop Hldgs, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) by 4.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 1,063,310 shares of the company’s stock after selling 54,659 shares during the period. Loomis Sayles […]

Bogle Investment Management L P DE Raises Stake in LeMaitre Vascular, Inc. (LMAT)

Bogle Investment Management L P DE raised its stake in LeMaitre Vascular, Inc. (NASDAQ:LMAT) by 37.3% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 100,481 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 27,316 shares during the period. Bogle Investment Management L P DE’s holdings in LeMaitre Vascular were worth $2,546,000 as […]

Westlake Chemical Partners LP (WLKP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE:WLKP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Westlake Chemical Partners LP is a manufacturer and supplier of petrochemicals, vinyls, polymers and building products. It focuses on offering ethylene co-products, including propylene, crude butadiene, […]

Sarepta Therapeutics’ (SRPT) “Market Perform” Rating Reaffirmed at Leerink Swann

Leerink Swann reissued their market perform rating on shares of Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT) in a research report released on Tuesday morning. SRPT has been the topic of a number of other reports. Janney Montgomery Scott raised shares of Sarepta Therapeutics from a neutral rating to a buy rating and upped their target price for […]

Leuthold Group LLC Has $2,547,000 Position in The Western Union Company (WU)

Leuthold Group LLC cut its stake in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) by 8.5% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 117,256 shares of the company’s stock after selling 10,843 shares during the period. Leuthold Group LLC’s holdings in The Western […]

City Financial Investment Co Ltd Acquires Shares of 7,387 Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP)

City Financial Investment Co Ltd acquired a new stake in Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor acquired 7,387 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $473,000. Several other large investors also recently added to […]

Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. (AGLE) Major Shareholder Orbimed Advisors Llc Acquires 109,300 Shares of Stock

Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGLE) major shareholder Orbimed Advisors Llc purchased 109,300 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, February 21st. The stock was bought at an average cost of $5.16 per share, with a total value of $563,988.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is […]

Two Sigma Investments LP Has $17,743,000 Stake in AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (AFSI)

Two Sigma Investments LP lowered its position in shares of AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI) by 18.6% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 648,020 shares of the company’s stock after selling 147,966 shares during the period. Two Sigma Investments LP’s holdings in AmTrust Financial Services were worth $17,743,000 at the end […]

Two Sigma Investments LP Has $16,369,000 Stake in News Corp (NWSA)

Two Sigma Investments LP boosted its position in shares of News Corp (NASDAQ:NWSA) by 16.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 1,428,388 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 196,506 shares during the period. Two Sigma Investments LP’s holdings in News Corp were […]

Levin Capital Strategies L.P. Acquires Shares of 14,000 Cowen Group Inc (COWN)

Levin Capital Strategies L.P. acquired a new position in Cowen Group Inc (NASDAQ:COWN) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor acquired 14,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $217,000. Levin Capital Strategies L.P. owned about 0.05% of Cowen Group as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other hedge funds […]

Janus Capital Management LLC Has $437,597,000 Stake in The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX)

Janus Capital Management LLC cut its position in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) by 11.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 16,188,703 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,151,686 shares during the period. Janus Capital Management LLC’s holdings in […]

Teck Resources Ltd (TECK) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Teck Resources Ltd (NASDAQ:TECK) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Teck Resources Limited is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, metallurgical coal, zinc, gold and energy. […]

First Republic Investment Management Inc. Has $25,315,000 Stake in Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP)

First Republic Investment Management Inc. raised its position in Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) by 0.3% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 394,635 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,310 shares during the period. First Republic Investment Management Inc.’s holdings […]

Franklin Resources Inc. Reduces Position in Lazard Ltd. (LAZ)

Franklin Resources Inc. cut its stake in shares of Lazard Ltd. (NYSE:LAZ) by 4.3% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 2,612,550 shares of the company’s stock after selling 118,158 shares during the period. Franklin Resources Inc.’s holdings in Lazard were worth $107,350,000 […]

First Republic Investment Management Inc. Has $7,221,000 Position in Marriott International (MAR)

First Republic Investment Management Inc. raised its position in shares of Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR) by 12.9% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 87,340 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 9,969 shares during the period. First Republic Investment Management Inc.’s holdings in Marriott International were worth $7,221,000 as of […]