Archive for Nicole Kennedy

Natus Medical Inc (BABY) Upgraded to “Hold” by Zacks Investment Research

Natus Medical Inc (NASDAQ:BABY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Friday. According to Zacks, “Natus Medical Incorporated is a leading provider of healthcare products used for the screening, detection, treatment, monitoring and tracking of common medical ailments such as hearing impairment, neurological […]

Great Elm Capital Corp. (gecc) Plans $0.08 Monthly Dividend

Great Elm Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:gecc) declared a monthly dividend on Monday, January 9th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of 0.083 per share on Monday, April 17th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 9.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 29th. Great […]

TESARO Inc (TSRO) Coverage Initiated at Argus

Research analysts at Argus began coverage on shares of TESARO Inc (NASDAQ:TSRO) in a report released on Friday. The firm set a “buy” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Leerink Swann cut TESARO from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and […]

Guidewire Software Inc (GWRE) General Counsel Sells $102,335.58 in Stock

Guidewire Software Inc (NYSE:GWRE) General Counsel James Winston King sold 1,802 shares of Guidewire Software stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $56.79, for a total value of $102,335.58. Following the completion of the sale, the general counsel now owns 599 shares of the company’s […]

2,285,273 Shares in Umpqua Holdings Corp (UMPQ) Acquired by Norges Bank

Norges Bank acquired a new stake in Umpqua Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:UMPQ) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm acquired 2,285,273 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $42,917,000. Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Thrivent Financial for […]

Rollins, Inc. (ROL) Stake Decreased by Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky cut its position in Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) by 4.3% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 22,245 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,000 shares during the period. Teachers Retirement System of The State […]

Public Sector Pension Investment Board Holds Position in TETRA Technologies, Inc. (TTI)

Public Sector Pension Investment Board held its position in TETRA Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:TTI) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 65,495 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Public Sector Pension Investment Board’s holdings in TETRA Technologies were worth $329,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. […]

UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH) Position Boosted by Glassman Wealth Services

Glassman Wealth Services raised its position in shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) by 24.9% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 947 shares of the healthcare conglomerate’s stock after buying an additional 189 shares during the period. Glassman Wealth Services’ holdings in UnitedHealth Group were worth $152,000 as of its […]

Eiger Biopharmaceuticals Inc (EIGR) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC

Eiger Biopharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:EIGR)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by Jefferies Group LLC in a research report issued on Friday. Separately, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. set a $34.00 target price on shares of Eiger Biopharmaceuticals and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 11th. One equities research analyst has rated […]

Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY Lowers Position in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN)

Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY cut its stake in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) by 4.3% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 46,960 shares of the apparel retailer’s stock after selling 2,088 shares during the period. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY’s holdings in […]

Wedbush Reiterates Neutral Rating for Nike Inc (NKE)

Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reissued by Wedbush in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. They presently have a $52.00 price target on the footwear maker’s stock. Wedbush’s price objective points to a potential downside of 6.09% from the company’s previous close. A number of other analysts also recently issued […]

Celgene Co. (CELG) Shares Sold by Public Sector Pension Investment Board

Public Sector Pension Investment Board reduced its stake in Celgene Co. (NASDAQ:CELG) by 1.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 171,390 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 2,400 shares during the period. Public Sector Pension Investment Board’s holdings in Celgene […]

Dunkin Brands Group’s (DNKN) Market Perform Rating Reaffirmed at Cowen and Company

Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN)‘s stock had its “market perform” rating reissued by research analysts at Cowen and Company in a report issued on Friday. Several other research firms have also recently commented on DNKN. Maxim Group reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Dunkin Brands Group in a research note on Wednesday, March 15th. […]

U.S. Bancorp (USB) To Go Ex-Dividend on March 29th

U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of 0.28 per share by the financial services provider on Monday, April 17th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is […]

Corecivic Inc (CXW) Stake Reduced by Renaissance Technologies LLC

Renaissance Technologies LLC lowered its stake in Corecivic Inc (NYSE:CXW) by 62.3% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 390,903 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 645,586 shares during the period. Renaissance Technologies LLC’s holdings in Corecivic were worth $9,561,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. […]

Hain Celestial Group Inc (HAIN) Shares Sold by Renaissance Technologies LLC

Renaissance Technologies LLC decreased its position in shares of Hain Celestial Group Inc (NASDAQ:HAIN) by 64.0% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 238,722 shares of the company’s stock after selling 423,500 shares during the period. Renaissance Technologies LLC’s holdings in Hain Celestial Group were worth $9,317,000 as of its most recent […]

Jabil Circuit, Inc. (JBL) CFO Sells $580,000.00 in Stock

Jabil Circuit, Inc. (NYSE:JBL) CFO Forbes I. J. Alexander sold 20,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $29.00, for a total value of $580,000.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 590,525 shares of the company’s stock, […]

Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Rating Reiterated by JMP Securities

Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reissued by equities researchers at JMP Securities in a report issued on Wednesday. They currently have a $138.00 target price on the software company’s stock. JMP Securities’ price objective suggests a potential upside of 8.77% from the company’s current price. Several other research analysts also recently […]

Marks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS) Rating Reiterated by HSBC Holdings plc

Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by equities researchers at HSBC Holdings plc in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 465 ($5.74) target price on the retailer’s stock. HSBC Holdings plc’s price target points to a potential upside of 37.86% from the […]

Hansteen Holdings plc (HSTN) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt restated their restricted rating on shares of Hansteen Holdings plc (LON:HSTN) in a report published on Monday. A number of other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Liberum Capital reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 130 ($1.61) price objective on shares of Hansteen Holdings plc in a […]

Mercadolibre Inc (MELI) To Go Ex-Dividend on March 29th

Mercadolibre Inc (NASDAQ:MELI) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 17th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of 0.15 per share on Monday, April 17th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 29th. Shares of Mercadolibre […]

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (SRC) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.18 on April 14th

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (NYSE:SRC) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 16th. Investors of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of 0.18 per share by the real estate investment trust on Friday, April 14th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.10%. The ex-dividend date of […]

Credit Agricole S A Has $232,000 Position in Corelogic Inc (CLGX)

Credit Agricole S A held its stake in shares of Corelogic Inc (NYSE:CLGX) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 6,299 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Credit Agricole S A’s holdings in Corelogic were worth […]

Kirsten M. Spears Sells 3,577 Shares of Broadcom Ltd (AVGO) Stock

Broadcom Ltd (NASDAQ:AVGO) insider Kirsten M. Spears sold 3,577 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $221.78, for a total value of $793,307.06. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is […]

Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by stock analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a report released on Wednesday. GILD has been the subject of several other research reports. Cowen and Company set a $100.00 price target on shares of Gilead Sciences and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a […]

Ekf Diagnostics Holding PLC (EKF) Rating Reiterated by N+1 Singer

N+1 Singer reissued their corporate rating on shares of Ekf Diagnostics Holding PLC (LON:EKF) in a research report released on Monday morning. Several other research firms also recently issued reports on EKF. Panmure Gordon reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 21 ($0.26) price objective on shares of Ekf Diagnostics Holding PLC in a […]

Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ITUB) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Itau Unibanco Holding SA (NYSE:ITUB) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the seven analysts that are currently covering the company. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have assigned a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year target […]

Q2 2017 EPS Estimates for Hyatt Hotels Co. Lowered by FBR & Co (H)

Hyatt Hotels Co. (NYSE:H) – FBR & Co reduced their Q2 2017 earnings estimates for shares of Hyatt Hotels in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. FBR & Co analyst Maher. B now forecasts that the firm will post earnings per share of $0.41 for the quarter, down from their previous […]

Jillian B. Thomsen Sells 112,500 Shares of Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) Stock

Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) SVP Jillian B. Thomsen sold 112,500 shares of Nektar Therapeutics stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.69, for a total value of $2,215,125.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. […]

CRH Medical Corp (CRH) Director Sells C$5,525,000.00 in Stock

CRH Medical Corp (TSE:CRH) Director Edward Wright sold 500,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of C$11.05, for a total transaction of C$5,525,000.00. Shares of CRH Medical Corp (TSE:CRH) opened at 11.28 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day […]

Rice Energy Inc (RICE) Given a $31.00 Price Target by Scotiabank Analysts

Scotiabank set a $31.00 price target on Rice Energy Inc (NYSE:RICE) in a research note published on Monday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. RICE has been the topic of several other research reports. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group reaffirmed an overweight rating and set a $30.00 target price on shares of […]

Accenture Plc (ACN) Rating Reiterated by Wedbush

Wedbush reaffirmed their top pick rating on shares of Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) in a research note published on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has a $135.00 target price on the stock. ACN has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a buy rating and set a $127.00 target […]

Numis Securities Ltd Initiates Coverage on Base Resources Ltd (BSE)

Investment analysts at Numis Securities Ltd assumed coverage on shares of Base Resources Ltd (LON:BSE) in a report released on Wednesday. The brokerage set a “buy” rating and a GBX 26 ($0.32) price target on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s target price suggests a potential upside of 44.44% from the company’s current price. Base Resources […]

Peel Hunt Reaffirms Hold Rating for Bellway plc (BWY)

Peel Hunt restated their hold rating on shares of Bellway plc (LON:BWY) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning. Peel Hunt currently has a GBX 2,900 ($35.82) price objective on the stock. Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Citigroup Inc reissued a neutral rating and issued […]

Unilever plc (ULVR) Upgraded to Overweight by Barclays PLC

Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) was upgraded by analysts at Barclays PLC to an “overweight” rating in a research report issued on Friday. The brokerage presently has a GBX 4,360 ($53.85) target price on the stock. Barclays PLC’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 8.57% from the company’s current price. ULVR has been the topic […]

Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Buy Rating for United Utilities Group PLC (UU)

United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Deutsche Bank AG in a report released on Friday. They presently have a GBX 1,000 ($12.35) price target on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG’s price objective suggests a potential downside of 0.79% from the stock’s previous close. Several other equities […]

salesforce.com, inc. (CRM) Upgraded at Vetr Inc.

Vetr upgraded shares of salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a report published on Monday. The firm currently has $93.31 price objective on the CRM provider’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Deutsche Bank AG restated a buy rating and set […]

Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) To Go Ex-Dividend on March 29th

Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of 0.48 per share on Friday, April 14th. This represents a $1.92 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 29th. […]

Western Refining, Inc. (WNR) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR) from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “We like Western Refining for its strong retail operations, robust refinery throughputs and exposure to the profitable Southwest refining assets. Moreover, Western Refining's proposed […]

Card Factory PLC (CARD) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Investec

Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by stock analysts at Investec in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 395 ($4.88) target price on the stock. Investec’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 40.57% from the company’s previous close. CARD has been the topic of […]