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Weekly Investment Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Splunk (SPLK)

Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of Splunk (NASDAQ: SPLK) in the last few weeks: 3/16/2017 – Splunk was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $68.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Splunk Inc. provides […]

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 […]

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky Lowers Stake in Integra Lifesciences Holdings Corp (IART)

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky lowered its stake in shares of Integra Lifesciences Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:IART) by 6.5% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 8,600 shares of the company’s stock after selling 600 shares during the […]

Computer Sciences Co. (CSC) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC

Computer Sciences Co. (NYSE:CSC)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by investment analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. They presently have a $81.00 price objective on the stock. Jefferies Group LLC’s price target points to a potential upside of 20.46% from the company’s previous close. […]

Almost Family Inc (AFAM) Shares Bought by Public Sector Pension Investment Board

Public Sector Pension Investment Board increased its position in Almost Family Inc (NASDAQ:AFAM) by 12.3% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 6,379 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 700 shares during the period. Public Sector Pension Investment Board’s holdings in Almost Family […]

Deutsche Bank AG Reaffirms “Hold” Rating for Tesla Inc (TSLA)

Deutsche Bank AG reiterated their hold rating on shares of Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. They currently have a $240.00 target price on the electric vehicle producer’s stock, up from their prior target price of $220.00. Several other brokerages have also commented on TSLA. Robert W. Baird […]

Mears Group PLC (MER) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Mears Group PLC (LON:MER) in a report published on Tuesday. They currently have a GBX 525 ($6.48) price objective on the stock. Separately, Peel Hunt reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 550 ($6.79) price target on shares of Mears Group PLC in a research […]

Guggenheim Capital LLC Sells 50,269 Shares of FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (FNF)

Guggenheim Capital LLC cut its stake in shares of FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) by 33.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 100,304 shares of the company’s stock after selling 50,269 shares during the period. Guggenheim Capital LLC’s […]

Public Sector Pension Investment Board Has $317,000 Position in Exar Co. (EXAR)

Public Sector Pension Investment Board maintained its stake in Exar Co. (NYSE:EXAR) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 29,422 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Public Sector Pension Investment Board’s holdings in Exar […]

Public Sector Pension Investment Board Holds Position in Petmed Express Inc (PETS)

Public Sector Pension Investment Board held its position in Petmed Express Inc (NASDAQ:PETS) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 13,992 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Public Sector Pension Investment Board’s holdings in Petmed Express were worth $323,000 […]

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 […]

Leerink Swann Reiterates “Market Perform” Rating for TESARO Inc (TSRO)

Leerink Swann reaffirmed their market perform rating on shares of TESARO Inc (NASDAQ:TSRO) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. A number of other brokerages have also recently weighed in on TSRO. Morgan Stanley initiated coverage on TESARO in a research note on Friday, January 13th. They set an overweight rating and […]

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 […]

RiceBran Technologies (RIBT) Downgraded by Maxim Group to Hold

RiceBran Technologies (NASDAQ:RIBT) was downgraded by research analysts at Maxim Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Friday. RiceBran Technologies (NASDAQ:RIBT) opened at 0.8169 on Friday. The stock’s market capitalization is $8.05 million. RiceBran Technologies has a 52 week low of $0.74 and a 52 week […]

Tesoro Logistics LP (TLLP) Now Covered by SunTrust Banks, Inc.

SunTrust Banks, Inc. initiated coverage on shares of Tesoro Logistics LP (NASDAQ:TLLP) in a research report sent to investors on Monday. The firm issued a buy rating and a $62.00 price target on the stock. A number of other research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Tesoro […]

Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY Sells 499 Shares of Nexstar Media Group Inc (NXST)

Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY lowered its stake in Nexstar Media Group Inc (NASDAQ:NXST) by 2.3% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 21,263 shares of the company’s stock after selling 499 shares during the period. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY’s holdings in Nexstar Media Group were worth $1,346,000 at the end […]

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 […]

NWQ Investment Management Company LLC Purchases New Stake in Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL)

NWQ Investment Management Company LLC acquired a new position in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm acquired 3,091 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $202,000. Several other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Private Asset Management Inc. increased its stake […]

Tudor Investment Corp Et Al Purchases New Position in U.S. Bancorp (USB)

Tudor Investment Corp Et Al acquired a new position in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm acquired 52,672 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $2,706,000. Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Norinchukin Bank The raised its stake in U.S. […]

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 […]

Meredith Co. (MDP) PT Raised to $57.00 at Jefferies Group LLC

Meredith Co. (NYSE:MDP) had its target price hoisted by research analysts at Jefferies Group LLC from $55.00 to $57.00 in a report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a “hold” rating on the stock. Jefferies Group LLC’s price objective would suggest a potential downside of 9.81% from the stock’s current price. MDP has been […]

Nam Tai Property Inc (NTP) To Go Ex-Dividend on March 29th

Nam Tai Property Inc (NYSE:NTP) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 29th. Investors of record on Friday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of 0.07 per share on Thursday, April 20th. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is […]

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 […]

CVS Health Corp (CVS) Shares Sold by Barrington Strategic Wealth Management Group LLC

Barrington Strategic Wealth Management Group LLC reduced its stake in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) by 4.8% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 16,713 shares of the pharmacy operator’s stock after selling 835 shares during the period. Barrington Strategic Wealth Management Group LLC’s holdings in CVS Health Corp were worth $1,319,000 […]

Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C Sells 82,878 Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY)

Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C cut its position in shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) by 6.3% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 1,237,710 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 82,878 shares during the period. Atlanta […]

Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Stag Industrial Inc (STAG)

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Stag Industrial Inc (NYSE:STAG) in a research report report published on Monday. The firm currently has a $26.00 target price on the stock. A number of other equities analysts have also issued reports on STAG. Royal Bank of Canada reissued a buy rating and set […]

H & R Block Inc (HRB) Receives $26.00 Average Price Target from Analysts

H & R Block Inc (NYSE:HRB) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the ten analysts that are presently covering the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price […]

5,800 Shares in McDonald's Co. (MCD) Acquired by Bristol Advisors LLC

Bristol Advisors LLC bought a new stake in McDonald's Co. (NYSE:MCD) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm bought 5,800 shares of the fast-food giant’s stock, valued at approximately $706,000. McDonald's Co. makes up about 0.7% of Bristol Advisors LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 29th largest position. Other hedge funds and other […]

Columbia Banking System Inc (COLB) Position Boosted by Envestnet Asset Management Inc.

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its position in Columbia Banking System Inc (NASDAQ:COLB) by 77.9% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 8,038 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 3,519 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Columbia Banking System were worth $358,000 at […]

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Sells 430 Shares of Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport (ETV)

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. reduced its position in shares of Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport (NYSE:ETV) by 1.8% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 23,657 shares of the company’s stock after selling 430 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy […]

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Has $341,000 Position in FirstEnergy Corp. (FE)

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its position in shares of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) by 53.6% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 11,022 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 3,847 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc.’s holdings […]

Comcast Co. (CMCSA) Stake Maintained by Archon Partners LLC

Archon Partners LLC continued to hold its stake in Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 148,000 shares of the cable giant’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Comcast comprises approximately 2.7% of Archon Partners […]

446,514 Shares in Comcast Co. (CMCSA) Acquired by Asturias Capital LLC

Asturias Capital LLC purchased a new position in Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 446,514 shares of the cable giant’s stock, valued at approximately $30,832,000. Comcast comprises approximately 9.6% of Asturias Capital LLC’s investment portfolio, making the […]

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. […]

Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX) Upgraded to Overweight at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Minerals Technologies Inc (NYSE:MTX) was upgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note issued on Friday. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut Minerals Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 27th. Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX) opened at 73.35 […]

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (AAP) SVP Sells $411,112.70 in Stock

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) SVP William Harrison Carter sold 2,690 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, March 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $152.83, for a total value of $411,112.70. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 17,155 shares of […]

Steven G. Brodie Sells 50,000 Shares of NeoGenomics, Inc. (NEO) Stock

NeoGenomics, Inc. (NASDAQ:NEO) insider Steven G. Brodie sold 50,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, March 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $7.93, for a total value of $396,500.00. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 49,403 shares in the company, valued at $391,765.79. The transaction was […]

Kirk J. Flittie Sells 12,938 Shares of AeroVironment, Inc. (AVAV) Stock

AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) VP Kirk J. Flittie sold 12,938 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, March 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.95, for a total transaction of $374,555.10. Following the sale, the vice president now directly owns 29,462 shares in the company, valued at $852,924.90. The sale […]

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 […]