Archive for March, 2017

AQR Capital Management LLC Decreases Position in Perry Ellis International, Inc. (PERY)

AQR Capital Management LLC decreased its position in Perry Ellis International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PERY) by 6.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 167,907 shares of the company’s stock after selling 11,406 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC’s holdings […]

AQR Capital Management LLC Lowers Position in Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC)

AQR Capital Management LLC reduced its position in shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) by 13.9% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 133,954 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 21,625 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Corporate Office Properties Trust were […]

Nevsun Resources (NSU) Upgraded to “Outperform” at BMO Capital Markets

Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU) (TSE:NSU) was upgraded by equities researchers at BMO Capital Markets from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note issued on Friday, The Fly reports. Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on NSU. Scotiabank restated a “sector perform” rating and set a C$5.00 price target […]

WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc

WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)‘s stock had its “sell” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc in a research note issued on Wednesday. They presently have a GBX 190 ($2.35) price target on the grocer’s stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc’s price target suggests a potential downside of 18.98% from the stock’s current […]

Berenberg Bank Initiates Coverage on Next Fifteen Communications Group plc (NFC)

Analysts at Berenberg Bank started coverage on shares of Next Fifteen Communications Group plc (LON:NFC) in a research report issued on Wednesday. The firm set a “buy” rating and a GBX 480 ($5.93) price target on the stock. Berenberg Bank’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 23.27% from the company’s current price. Separately, […]

Lloyds Banking Group PLC’s (LLOY) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Macquarie

Macquarie reiterated their outperform rating on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) in a report published on Tuesday morning. A number of other brokerages also recently issued reports on LLOY. Barclays PLC reiterated an overweight rating and issued a GBX 75 ($0.93) price objective on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a research […]

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 […]

Camber Capital Management LLC Invests $49,626,000 in Biogen Inc (BIIB)

Camber Capital Management LLC bought a new position in Biogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor bought 175,000 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock, valued at approximately $49,626,000. Biogen makes up about 2.5% of Camber Capital Management LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 18th largest position. A number […]

River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP Invests $2,609,000 in Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC)

River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP acquired a new position in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor acquired 30,650 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,609,000. Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. […]

River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP Invests $1,927,000 in Pandora Media Inc (P)

River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP acquired a new stake in shares of Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor acquired 147,860 shares of the Internet radio service’s stock, valued at approximately $1,927,000. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes […]

Osisko gold royalties Ltd (OR) Director Sells C$76,600.00 in Stock

Osisko gold royalties Ltd (TSE:OR) Director André Gaumond sold 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of C$15.32, for a total transaction of C$76,600.00. André Gaumond also recently made the following trade(s): On Wednesday, March 22nd, André Gaumond sold […]

Vereit Inc (ver) Raises Dividend to $0.14 Per Share

Vereit Inc (NYSE:ver) declared a dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of 0.138 per share on Monday, April 17th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 29th. This is a positive change from Vereit’s previous dividend of $0.08. Vereit (NYSE:VER) opened at […]

Stantec Inc. (stn) Announces Dividend Increase – $0.09 Per Share

Stantec Inc. (NYSE:stn) (TSE:STN) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of 0.094 per share on Thursday, April 13th. This represents a $0.38 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.46%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 29th. This is a positive […]

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 […]

DNP Select Income Fund Inc. (dnp) to Issue $0.07 Monthly Dividend

DNP Select Income Fund Inc. (NYSE:dnp) announced a monthly dividend on Monday, December 19th. Investors of record on Friday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of 0.065 per share by the investment management company on Monday, April 10th. This represents a $0.78 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.28%. The ex-dividend […]

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 […]

Deutsche Bank AG Trims Coeur Mining Inc (CDE) Target Price to $9.00

Coeur Mining Inc (NYSE:CDE) had its price target reduced by Deutsche Bank AG from $10.50 to $9.00 in a research note published on Tuesday. They currently have a hold rating on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on CDE. TheStreet upgraded shares of Coeur Mining from a d rating to […]

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) Upgraded to “Strong-Buy” by Vetr Inc.

Vetr upgraded shares of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) from a sell rating to a strong-buy rating in a report released on Monday morning. They currently have $38.00 target price on the stock. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Credit Suisse Group AG set a $39.00 price target on […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Choice Hotels International Inc (CHH) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Choice Hotels International Inc (NYSE:CHH) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Choice Hotels Int’l. is one of the largest hotel franchise companies in the world with hotels, inns, all-suite hotels and resorts open 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 […]

18,493 Shares in KEMET Co. (KEM) Acquired by A.R.T. Advisors LLC

A.R.T. Advisors LLC bought a new stake in KEMET Co. (NYSE:KEM) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund bought 18,493 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $122,000. A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in KEM. Acadian Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in […]

A.R.T. Advisors LLC Acquires New Stake in Richmont Mines Inc. (RIC)

A.R.T. Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Richmont Mines Inc. (ARCA:RIC) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund acquired 19,700 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $128,000. Separately, Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its position in Richmont Mines by 8.2% in the fourth quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns […]

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 […]

662,545 Shares in Blackbaud, Inc. (BLKB) Acquired by Norges Bank

Norges Bank bought a new position in shares of Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor bought 662,545 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $42,403,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Miles Capital Inc. increased its position […]

Insider Selling: Kinaxis Inc (KXS) Insider Sells C$312,060.00 in Stock

Kinaxis Inc (TSE:KXS) insider Richard George Monkman sold 4,200 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, March 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of C$74.30, for a total transaction of C$312,060.00. Richard George Monkman also recently made the following trade(s): On Thursday, March 16th, Richard George Monkman sold 5,800 […]

Customers Bancorp Inc (CUBI) Insider Sells $92,664.00 in Stock

Customers Bancorp Inc (NYSE:CUBI) insider Richard A. Ehst sold 2,970 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, March 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.20, for a total value of $92,664.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible […]

Merlin Entertainments PLC (MERL) Coverage Initiated at Numis Securities Ltd

Numis Securities Ltd started coverage on shares of Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. The firm set an “add” rating and a GBX 553 ($6.83) price target on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 16.96% from the stock’s current […]

Insider Selling: Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (ZBH) Insider Sells $126,495.20 in Stock

Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (NYSE:ZBH) insider David C. Dvorak sold 1,040 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $121.63, for a total value of $126,495.20. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 294,077 shares in the company, […]

Guidewire Software Inc (GWRE) CFO Sells $118,495.04 in Stock

Guidewire Software Inc (NYSE:GWRE) CFO Richard Hart sold 2,098 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $56.48, for a total value of $118,495.04. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 8,847 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $499,678.56. […]

Benjamin N. Fox Sells 1,847 Shares of Realty Income Corp (O) Stock

Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O) SVP Benjamin N. Fox sold 1,847 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $59.55, for a total transaction of $109,988.85. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 17,432 shares of […]

Tudor Investment Corp Et Al Has $235,000 Stake in ON Semiconductor Corp (ON)

Tudor Investment Corp Et Al reduced its stake in ON Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:ON) by 25.5% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 18,400 shares of the company’s stock after selling 6,300 shares during the period. Tudor Investment Corp Et Al’s holdings in ON Semiconductor Corp were worth $235,000 as of its most […]

Numeric Investors LLC Purchases New Position in Watsco Inc (WSO)

Numeric Investors LLC purchased a new stake in Watsco Inc (NYSE:WSO) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund purchased 1,700 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $252,000. A number of other large investors have also made changes to their positions in WSO. Verition Fund Management LLC boosted its position in Watsco […]

Numeric Investors LLC Has $247,000 Position in T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS)

Numeric Investors LLC reduced its position in shares of T-Mobile US Inc (NASDAQ:TMUS) by 87.6% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 4,300 shares of the company’s stock after selling 30,400 shares during the period. Numeric Investors LLC’s holdings in T-Mobile US were worth $247,000 at the end of the most recent […]

Numeric Investors LLC Invests $245,000 in Rambus Inc. (RMBS)

Numeric Investors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 17,800 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $245,000. Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in […]

Bowling Portfolio Management LLC Lowers Stake in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW)

Bowling Portfolio Management LLC lowered its stake in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) by 16.4% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 74,891 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock after selling 14,658 shares during the period. Bowling Portfolio Management LLC’s holdings in Lowe's Companies were worth $5,326,000 as of its most recent […]

Barings LLC Has $3,188,000 Stake in American Express Company (AXP)

Barings LLC lowered its position in shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) by 2.7% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 43,037 shares of the payment services company’s stock after selling 1,200 shares during the period. Barings LLC’s holdings in American Express Company were worth $3,188,000 at the end of the most […]

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky Has $756,000 Stake in New Jersey Resources Corp (NJR)

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky continued to hold its position in shares of New Jersey Resources Corp (NYSE:NJR) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 21,300 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky’s holdings in New […]

Owens Realty Mortgage Inc (ORM) To Go Ex-Dividend on March 29th

Owens Realty Mortgage Inc (NYSE:ORM) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 17th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of 0.08 per share on Thursday, April 13th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 29th. Shares of Owens […]

Stratus Properties Inc (STRS) to Issue Special Dividend of $1.00 on April 18th

Stratus Properties Inc (NASDAQ:STRS) declared a special dividend on Wednesday, March 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of 1.00 per share on Tuesday, April 18th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 29th. Stratus Properties (NASDAQ:STRS) opened at 27.25 on Friday. The company’s market capitalization is […]

OHA Investment Corp to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.02 (OHAI)

OHA Investment Corp (NASDAQ:OHAI) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of 0.02 per share on Friday, April 7th. This represents a $0.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.44%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 29th. Shares […]