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$1.27 Billion in Sales Expected for Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (BECN) This Quarter

Equities analysts predict that Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ:BECN) will announce sales of $1.27 billion for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Nine analysts have issued estimates for Beacon Roofing Supply’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $1.26 billion and the highest is $1.28 billion. Beacon Roofing Supply posted sales of $1.17 billion during the […]

Alliqua BioMedical, Inc. (ALQA) Trading Down 11.6%

Alliqua BioMedical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALQA) shares dropped 11.6% on Monday . The stock traded as low as $0.35 and last traded at $0.37. Approximately 1,096,847 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 61% from the average daily volume of 682,495 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.42. ALQA has been the subject of several […]

Redfin Corp. (RDFN) Stock Price Down 7%

Redfin Corp. (NASDAQ:RDFN)’s share price traded down 7% during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as low as $25.64 and last traded at $26.01. 1,503,147 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 10% from the average session volume of 1,675,760 shares. The stock had previously closed at $27.97. Several equities analysts […]

Analyzing Berkshire Hills Bancorp (BHLB) & America First Multifamily Investors, L.P. (ATAX)

Berkshire Hills Bancorp (NYSE: BHLB) and America First Multifamily Investors, L.P. (NASDAQ:ATAX) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Berkshire Hills Bancorp and […]

Analyzing Qunar Cayman Islands (QUNR) & Its Peers

Qunar Cayman Islands (NASDAQ: QUNR) is one of 50 public companies in the “Internet Services” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Qunar Cayman Islands to similar businesses based on the strength of its profitability, risk, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations. Earnings and Valuation This table compares […]

Brokerages Set United Bankshares, Inc. (UBSI) Target Price at $44.50

Shares of United Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBSI) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the six analysts that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation and four have given a hold recommendation to the company. The average 1-year target price among analysts that […]

Brokerages Expect First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (FCF) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $79.79 Million

Wall Street analysts predict that First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (NYSE:FCF) will report $79.79 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have issued estimates for First Commonwealth Financial Corporation’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $80.34 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $78.82 […]

Airbus Se Unspon (EADSY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Strong Sell

Airbus Se Unspon (NASDAQ:EADSY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Monday. According to Zacks, “Airbus Group NV manufactures airplanes and military equipment. The company operates through four segments which consist of The Airbus, The Eurocopter, The Astrium and The […]

Elmira Savings Bank NY (The) (ESBK) Earning Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Report Finds

Media headlines about Elmira Savings Bank NY (The) (NASDAQ:ESBK) have trended somewhat negative recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact RAIT Financial Trust (RAS) Share Price

News coverage about RAIT Financial Trust (NYSE:RAS) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to […]

Alcoa Corp (AA) Price Target Increased to $54.00 by Analysts at Morgan Stanley

Alcoa Corp (NYSE:AA) had its target price lifted by stock analysts at Morgan Stanley from $47.00 to $54.00 in a research report issued on Monday. The firm currently has a “top pick” rating on the industrial products company’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 19.00% from the stock’s current price. […]

BMO Capital Markets Initiates Coverage on Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings LLC (CQH)

Equities research analysts at BMO Capital Markets started coverage on shares of Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings LLC (NYSE:CQH) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. The brokerage set a “market perform” rating on the stock. A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on CQH. Zacks Investment […]

Hoegh LNG Partners LP (HMLP) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Hoegh LNG Partners LP (NASDAQ:HMLP) have been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the nine research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has issued a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The […]

Reviewing CalAmp Corp. (CAMP) and The Competition

CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP) is one of 36 publicly-traded companies in the “Wireless Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare CalAmp Corp. to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends. Valuation and Earnings This table compares CalAmp […]

Financial Survey: Apollo Residential Mortgage (AMTG) & American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp. (MTGE)

Apollo Residential Mortgage (NYSE: AMTG) and American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:MTGE) are both financials companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current recommendations and price […]

MyoKardia, Inc. (MYOK) Stock Price Down 5.3%

Shares of MyoKardia, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYOK) traded down 5.3% on Monday . The stock traded as low as $42.45 and last traded at $42.75. 554,027 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 3% from the average session volume of 539,214 shares. The stock had previously closed at $45.15. Several analysts have recently weighed in on […]

Comp En De Mn Cemig ADS (CIG) Stock Price Down 5.7%

Shares of Comp En De Mn Cemig ADS (NYSE:CIG) were down 5.7% during trading on Monday . The stock traded as low as $2.57 and last traded at $2.59. Approximately 8,129,230 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 125% from the average daily volume of 3,619,800 shares. The stock had previously closed at $2.74. […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Concurrent Computer Corporation (CCUR) Stock Price

News coverage about Concurrent Computer Corporation (NASDAQ:CCUR) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being […]

Evolving Systems (EVOL) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Shows

News headlines about Evolving Systems (NASDAQ:EVOL) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most […]

Head to Head Analysis: Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited (CCM) vs. Its Competitors

Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited (NYSE: CCM) is one of 50 publicly-traded companies in the “Healthcare Facilities & Services” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited to related companies based on the strength of its risk, profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. […]

Head to Head Review: Aradigm Corporation (ARDM) and vTv Therapeutics (VTVT)

Aradigm Corporation (NASDAQ: ARDM) and vTv Therapeutics (NASDAQ:VTVT) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation and profitability. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Aradigm […]

Donaldson Company, Inc. (DCI) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $598.87 Million

Equities analysts expect Donaldson Company, Inc. (NYSE:DCI) to report sales of $598.87 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Five analysts have made estimates for Donaldson’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $607.98 million and the lowest is $592.10 million. Donaldson posted sales of $553.00 million in the same quarter last year, […]

Head-To-Head Analysis: Lazard (LAZ) & Greenhill & Co. (GHL)

Lazard (NYSE: LAZ) and Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL) are both financials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, dividends and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current recommendations for Lazard and Greenhill & Co., […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact LightPath Technologies (LPTH) Stock Price

Headlines about LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH) have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being […]

Neptune Technologies & Bioresources (NEPT) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.04

Media stories about Neptune Technologies & Bioresources (NASDAQ:NEPT) (TSE:NTB) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores […]

$0.07 EPS Expected for Liberty Media Corporation (BATRK) This Quarter

Brokerages expect that Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:BATRK) will report earnings of $0.07 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have made estimates for Liberty Media Corporation’s earnings. Liberty Media Corporation posted earnings per share of ($0.45) in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate […]

Analyzing XL Group (XL) & Montpelier Re Holdings (MRH)

XL Group (NYSE: XL) and Montpelier Re Holdings (NYSE:MRH) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and valuation. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current ratings for XL Group and Montpelier […]

Fluor Corporation (FLR) & Pike Corp (PIKE) Head to Head Contrast

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) and Pike Corp (NYSE:PIKE) are both construction companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, dividends and risk. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Fluor Corporation and Pike Corp’s top-line revenue, earnings per […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect CUI Global (CUI) Share Price

News stories about CUI Global (NASDAQ:CUI) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the […]

United Security Bancshares (FUSB) Receiving Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Report Finds

News stories about United Security Bancshares (NASDAQ:FUSB) have trended somewhat negative recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest […]

Sophiris Bio (SPHS) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.26

Media stories about Sophiris Bio (NASDAQ:SPHS) have been trending positive recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Sophiris Bio […]

PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE) Trading Up 5.4%

PDC Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCE) was up 5.4% on Monday . The company traded as high as $49.05 and last traded at $49.03. Approximately 1,053,403 shares changed hands during trading, a decline of 11% from the average daily volume of 1,188,350 shares. The stock had previously closed at $46.52. A number of equities research analysts have […]

Ashford Inc (AINC) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Ashford Inc (NYSEMKT:AINC) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. The brokerage presently has a $62.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 11.27% from […]

ITC Holdings Corp. (ITC) and Portland General Electric (POR) Head-To-Head Comparison

ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) and Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation. Profitability This table compares ITC Holdings Corp. and Portland General Electric’s net margins, […]

Analyzing Fairchild Semiconductor Intl (FCS) and Its Peers

Fairchild Semiconductor Intl (NASDAQ: FCS) is one of 105 publicly-traded companies in the “Semiconductors” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Fairchild Semiconductor Intl to similar companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, earnings, valuation and profitability. Institutional & Insider Ownership 89.7% of Fairchild […]

Element Fleet Management Corp (EFN) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

Element Fleet Management Corp (TSE:EFN) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the ten ratings firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have […]

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS) Shares Up 5.9%

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) shares shot up 5.9% during mid-day trading on Monday . The company traded as high as $9.14 and last traded at $9.13. 8,326,971 shares were traded during mid-day trading, a decline of 10% from the average session volume of 9,203,890 shares. The stock had previously closed at $8.62. A number of […]

Kura Oncology, Inc. (KURA) Shares Up 8.1%

Kura Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:KURA) shot up 8.1% on Monday . The company traded as high as $13.25 and last traded at $12.97. 509,268 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 24% from the average session volume of 672,298 shares. The stock had previously closed at $12.00. A number of research firms recently weighed […]

Brokerages Set BioScrip, Inc. (BIOS) PT at $3.94

Shares of BioScrip, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIOS) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the seven ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year […]

Reviewing Mueller Water Products (MWA) and The Competition

Mueller Water Products (NYSE: MWA) is one of 58 publicly-traded companies in the “Industrial Machinery & Equipment” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Mueller Water Products to related businesses based on the strength of its valuation, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and earnings. Volatility & Risk Mueller […]