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Credit Suisse Group Reiterates “$209.00” Price Target for Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

Credit Suisse Group set a $209.00 price objective on Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) in a report issued on Tuesday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the Internet television network’s stock. A number of other analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Morgan Stanley set a $210.00 price objective on Netflix and gave the […]

LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (LPLA) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Wednesday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $59.00 price target on the financial services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “LPL Financial Holdings Inc. is engaged in providing an integrated platform […]

BidaskClub Lowers Orange SA (ORAN) to Strong Sell

BidaskClub lowered shares of Orange SA (NASDAQ:ORAN) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. ORAN has been the subject of a number of other reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Orange SA from a sell rating to a buy rating and set a $18.00 […]

Ohr Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OHRP) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Ohr Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:OHRP) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $0.75 price target on the biotechnology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Ohr Pharmaceutical, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company. It is focused on the […]

Analyzing Ventas (VTR) and Its Competitors

Ventas (NYSE: VTR) is one of 26 publicly-traded companies in the “Healthcare REITs” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Ventas to similar businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, dividends and risk. Volatility & Risk Ventas has a beta of […]

Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) versus Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Head to Head Comparison

Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE: DIS) and Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings and dividends. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Walt Disney Company (The) and […]

Brokerages Set Salzgitter AG (SZG) Price Target at $38.30

Salzgitter AG (ETR:SZG) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty-two ratings firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have issued a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating on the company. The average […]

Brokerages Set SAP SE (SAP) Price Target at $99.18

SAP SE (ETR:SAP) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the twenty-four brokerages that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have issued a hold recommendation and sixteen have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price target among analysts […]

ParkerVision, Inc. (PRKR) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of ParkerVision, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRKR) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “ParkerVision, Inc. operates two segments – the Video Products Division and the Wireless Technology Division. The Video Division is engaged in the design, development and marketing […]

Steven Madden, Ltd. (SHOO) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Steven Madden, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SHOO) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Steven Madden, Ltd. designs, sources, markets and sells fashion-forward footwear brands for women, men and children. They distribute products through their retail stores, their e-commerce websites, catalogs […]

Lam Research Corporation (LRCX) Price Target Raised to $235.00

Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX) had its target price hoisted by Stifel Nicolaus from $215.00 to $235.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, MarketBeat reports. Stifel Nicolaus currently has a buy rating on the semiconductor company’s stock. Several other analysts also recently commented on the company. DA Davidson reaffirmed a buy rating on […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers SP Plus Corporation (SP) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of SP Plus Corporation (NASDAQ:SP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “SP Plus Corporation provides professional parking, ground transportation, facility maintenance, security and event logistics services to property owners and managers in all markets of […]

Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) PT Lowered to $87.00 at Royal Bank Of Canada

Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) had its target price lowered by Royal Bank Of Canada from $96.00 to $87.00 in a research note published on Wednesday morning, MarketBeat.com reports. The brokerage currently has an outperform rating on the business services provider’s stock. Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on OMC. Zacks Investment Research […]

Merck & Company, Inc. (MRK) Lifted to Buy at Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. upgraded shares of Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a report released on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Citigroup Inc. currently has $72.00 target price on the stock. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. BMO Capital Markets reissued an […]

Reviewing Bazaarvoice (BV) & Its Rivals

Bazaarvoice (NASDAQ: BV) is one of 97 public companies in the “Enterprise Software” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Bazaarvoice to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, institutional ownership and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current […]

MCG Capital Corp (MCGC) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds

News headlines about MCG Capital Corp (NASDAQ:MCGC) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest […]

Telefonica SA (TEF) and BT Group PLC (BT) Head-To-Head Analysis

Telefonica SA (NYSE: TEF) and BT Group PLC (NYSE:BT) are both large-cap utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Telefonica SA and BT Group PLC’s gross […]

Brokerages Set e.l.f. Beauty Inc. (ELF) PT at $30.07

Shares of e.l.f. Beauty Inc. (NYSE:ELF) have been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the eleven brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have issued a hold recommendation, six have assigned a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy […]

FS Investment Corporation (FSIC) Receives $9.67 Average Target Price from Brokerages

FS Investment Corporation (NYSE:FSIC) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eight analysts that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price […]

Synacor, Inc. (SYNC) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Synacor, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNC) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Synacor, Inc. is a provider of solutions for delivery of online content and services. Synacor clients including cable, telecom, satellite and consumer electronics companies, use Synacor’s Platform to deliver […]

Morgan Stanley Raises Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) Price Target to $66.00

Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) had its target price lifted by Morgan Stanley from $62.00 to $66.00 in a research note released on Wednesday. They currently have an equal weight rating on the oil and gas producer’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on OXY. Bank of America Corporation upped their price target […]

Royal Bank Of Canada Reaffirms “Hold” Rating for PBF Energy Inc. (PBF)

Royal Bank Of Canada restated their hold rating on shares of PBF Energy Inc. (NYSE:PBF) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a $28.00 price target on the oil and gas company’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also weighed in on PBF. Cowen and Company restated […]

MGM Resorts International (MGM) Cut to “Hold” at Stifel Nicolaus

Stifel Nicolaus cut shares of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat reports. Stifel Nicolaus currently has $33.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $38.00. Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on MGM. […]

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Price Target Raised to $165.00

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) had its price objective increased by Argus from $145.00 to $165.00 in a report released on Wednesday morning. They currently have a positive rating on the stock. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a buy rating and set a $138.00 target price […]

LTC Properties’ (LTC) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at KeyCorp

KeyCorp reissued their hold rating on shares of LTC Properties, Inc. (NYSE:LTC) in a report released on Tuesday. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on LTC. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of LTC Properties from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. BidaskClub raised shares […]

Microsemi Corporation (MSCC) and Micron Technology (MU) Financial Review

Microsemi Corporation (NASDAQ: MSCC) and Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation and dividends. Profitability This table compares Microsemi Corporation and Micron Technology’s net margins, return […]

Comparing Paycom Software (PAYC) and Its Peers

Paycom Software (NYSE: PAYC) is one of 97 publicly-traded companies in the “Enterprise Software” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Paycom Software to similar companies based on the strength of its risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and valuation. Profitability This table compares Paycom Software and its […]

Energy Recovery, Inc. (ERII) Receives $16.67 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

Energy Recovery, Inc. (NASDAQ:ERII) has earned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the nine brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price […]

Trimble Navigation (TRMB) versus The Competition Head to Head Survey

Trimble Navigation (NASDAQ: TRMB) is one of 97 public companies in the “Enterprise Software” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Trimble Navigation to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, dividends and risk. Profitability This table compares Trimble Navigation and its […]

Parsley Energy, Inc. (PE) PT Lowered to $33.00 at Williams Capital

Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) had its target price lowered by Williams Capital from $36.00 to $33.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning, MarketBeat.com reports. Williams Capital currently has a buy rating on the oil and natural gas company’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. […]

RMR Group Inc (RMR) Downgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub downgraded shares of RMR Group Inc (NYSE:RMR) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Canaccord Genuity set a $72.00 target price on shares of RMR Group and gave the company a buy rating in a […]

BidaskClub Lowers Phillips 66 Partners LP (PSXP) to Hold

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Phillips 66 Partners LP (NYSE:PSXP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday. Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on PSXP. Stifel Nicolaus set a $63.00 price objective on Phillips 66 Partners and gave the company a buy rating in a research report […]

Head-To-Head Survey: Puma Biotechnology (PBYI) & Its Peers

Puma Biotechnology (NYSE: PBYI) is one of 198 publicly-traded companies in the “Biotechnology & Medical Research” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Puma Biotechnology to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation and earnings. Volatility and Risk Puma […]

Diplomat Pharmacy (DPLO) and DAVIDsTEA (DTEA) Financial Comparison

Diplomat Pharmacy (NYSE: DPLO) and DAVIDsTEA (NASDAQ:DTEA) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership and valuation. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Diplomat Pharmacy […]

Critical Review: Hornbeck Offshore Services (HOS) & The Competition

Hornbeck Offshore Services (NYSE: HOS) is one of 26 public companies in the “Deep Sea Freight” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Hornbeck Offshore Services to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, risk and profitability. Profitability This table compares Hornbeck […]

Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. (HAWK) Cut to “Neutral” at Mizuho

Mizuho downgraded shares of Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAWK) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research report released on Wednesday, MarketBeat reports. Mizuho currently has $50.00 price target on the credit services provider’s stock. Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on HAWK. BMO Capital Markets reiterated an outperform rating and […]

eBay Inc. (EBAY) Earns “Market Perform” Rating from BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets reiterated their market perform rating on shares of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. BMO Capital Markets currently has a $40.00 target price on the e-commerce company’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on EBAY. KeyCorp reaffirmed a hold rating […]

Forest City Enterprises (FCE-A) Cut to Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub cut shares of Forest City Enterprises (NASDAQ:FCE-A) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. Separately, Evercore ISI downgraded shares of Forest City Enterprises from an outperform rating to an in-line rating and set a $28.00 price objective on the stock. in a report on Tuesday, September […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact First Trust California Municipal High income ETF (FCAL) Share Price

Headlines about First Trust California Municipal High income ETF (NASDAQ:FCAL) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Will Announce Earnings of $1.15 Per Share

Equities research analysts predict that Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) will announce earnings of $1.15 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Nine analysts have issued estimates for Adobe Systems’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $1.14 and the highest estimate coming in at $1.17. Adobe Systems reported earnings per […]