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American Airlines Group (AAL) – Investment Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) recently: 9/20/2017 – American Airlines Group was upgraded by analysts at Raymond James Financial, Inc. from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating. 9/18/2017 – American Airlines Group had its “equal weight” rating reaffirmed by […]

Schmitt Industries (SMIT) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.22

Media coverage about Schmitt Industries (NASDAQ:SMIT) has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the […]

Roka Bioscience (ROKA) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds

News headlines about Roka Bioscience (NASDAQ:ROKA) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to […]

Omnicom Group (OMC) and Its Rivals Head-To-Head Survey

Omnicom Group (NYSE: OMC) is one of 37 public companies in the “Advertising & Marketing” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Omnicom Group to related companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, earnings, dividends and valuation. Institutional and Insider Ownership 98.6% of Omnicom […]

Wipro Limited (WIT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “WIPRO LTD-ADR provides comprehensive IT solutions and services, including systems integration, Information Systems outsourcing, package implementation, software application development and maintenance, and research and development services to […]

Financial Survey: Deep Down (DPDW) and Forbes Energy Services (FES)

Deep Down (OTCMKTS: DPDW) and Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings. Institutional & Insider Ownership 6.0% of Deep Down shares are owned by institutional investors. […]

Reviewing Anthem (ANTM) and Aetna (AET)

Anthem (NYSE: ANTM) and Aetna (NYSE:AET) are both large-cap medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and earnings. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Anthem and Aetna’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and […]

Steelcase Inc. (SCS) Shares Gap Up Following Dividend Announcement

Steelcase Inc. (NYSE:SCS) gapped up prior to trading on Wednesday following a dividend announcement from the company. The stock had previously closed at $14.60, but opened at $15.15. Steelcase shares last traded at $14.20, with a volume of 707,500 shares traded. The newly announced dividend which will be paid on Thursday, October 12th. Shareholders of […]

Mechanics Bank Trust Department Maintains Holdings in Merck & Company, Inc. (MRK)

Mechanics Bank Trust Department held its position in Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 35,619 shares of the company’s stock at the close of the second quarter. Mechanics Bank Trust Department’s holdings in Merck & were worth […]

Personal Capital Advisors Corp Buys 1,705 Shares of Alphabet Inc. (GOOG)

Personal Capital Advisors Corp lifted its stake in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) by 4.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 38,522 shares of the information services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,705 shares during the period. Alphabet accounts for approximately 0.8% […]

Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD) Position Held by Marquette Asset Management Inc.

Marquette Asset Management Inc. continued to hold its stake in shares of Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,877 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock at the close of the second quarter. Marquette Asset Management Inc.’s […]

SPC Financial Inc. Sells 464 Shares of Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

SPC Financial Inc. cut its holdings in shares of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) by 1.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 25,946 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock after selling 464 shares during the period. SPC […]

FY2019 EPS Estimates for TriStar Gold Inc. (TSG) Reduced by Cormark

TriStar Gold Inc. (TSE:TSG) – Equities research analysts at Cormark cut their FY2019 earnings estimates for shares of TriStar Gold in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. Cormark analyst D. Mcfadgen now anticipates that the company will post earnings per share of $2.92 for the year, down from their prior forecast […]

Analyzing TTM Technologies (TTMI) and O2Micro International Limited (OIIM)

TTM Technologies (NASDAQ: TTMI) and O2Micro International Limited (NASDAQ:OIIM) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation and risk. Earnings and Valuation This table compares TTM Technologies and O2Micro International […]

Reviewing Compass Minerals International (CMP) & Its Peers

Compass Minerals International (NYSE: CMP) is one of 27 public companies in the “Agricultural Chemicals” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Compass Minerals International to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is […]

Abtech Holdings (ABHD) and Advanced Emissions Solutions (ADES) Critical Analysis

Abtech Holdings (OTCMKTS: ABHD) and Advanced Emissions Solutions (NASDAQ:ADES) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability and dividends. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets […]

Trust Co. of Vermont Acquires 712 Shares of Medtronic PLC (MDT)

Trust Co. of Vermont raised its holdings in Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT) by 4.5% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 16,625 shares of the medical technology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 712 shares during the quarter. Trust Co. of Vermont’s […]

Southern Company (The) (SO) Shares Bought by St. Johns Investment Management Company LLC

St. Johns Investment Management Company LLC increased its stake in Southern Company (The) (NYSE:SO) by 0.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 16,006 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 90 shares during the period. St. […]

Renaissance Investment Group LLC Holds Holdings in 3M Company (MMM)

Renaissance Investment Group LLC held its stake in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 2,501 shares of the conglomerate’s stock at the close of the 2nd quarter. Renaissance Investment Group LLC’s holdings in 3M were worth $520,000 at the end of the […]

Moreno Evelyn V Sells 805 Shares of Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Moreno Evelyn V lessened its stake in shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 0.7% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 122,536 shares of the software giant’s stock after selling 805 shares during the period. Microsoft Corporation accounts for approximately […]

Procter & Gamble Company (The) (PG) Position Boosted by Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA

Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA boosted its position in Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) by 1.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 189,909 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,987 shares during the […]

E&G Advisors LP Has $2,091,000 Stake in Pfizer, Inc. (PFE)

E&G Advisors LP held its position in Pfizer, Inc. (NYSE:PFE) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 62,258 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. Pfizer accounts for approximately 1.0% of E&G Advisors […]

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Sells 6,682 Shares of Aimmune Therapeutics, Inc. (AIMT)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. trimmed its position in Aimmune Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AIMT) by 20.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 25,897 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after selling 6,682 shares during the period. Russell Investments Group Ltd. owned about 0.05% of Aimmune Therapeutics […]

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Sells 207,309 Shares of Mobileye N.V. (MBLY)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. reduced its stake in Mobileye N.V. (NYSE:MBLY) by 96.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,097 shares of the software maker’s stock after selling 207,309 shares during the period. Russell Investments Group Ltd.’s holdings in […]

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Trims Stake in Cara Therapeutics, Inc. (CARA)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. lessened its holdings in shares of Cara Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CARA) by 36.2% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 31,850 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 18,060 shares during the quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. owned about 0.10% of […]

Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC Has $77.47 Million Position in American Express Company (AXP)

Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC decreased its stake in shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) by 0.9% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 919,660 shares of the payment services company’s stock after selling 8,779 shares during the quarter. American Express comprises 3.6% […]

Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. Increases Holdings in Mastercard Incorporated (MA)

Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. boosted its position in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) by 1.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 20,138 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 278 shares during the period. Mastercard comprises 2.0% of Johanson Financial Advisors […]

Citigroup Inc. (C) Position Maintained by Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust Co.

Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust Co. continued to hold its stake in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 6,041 shares of the financial services provider’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. Burke & […]

Appleton Partners Inc. MA Has $2.94 Million Holdings in E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (DD)

Appleton Partners Inc. MA lessened its stake in shares of E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD) by 1.2% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 36,368 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 450 shares during the […]

Tompkins Financial Corp Continues to Hold Position in Emerson Electric Company (EMR)

Tompkins Financial Corp maintained its position in Emerson Electric Company (NYSE:EMR) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 6,252 shares of the industrial products company’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. Tompkins Financial Corp’s holdings in Emerson Electric were […]

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact SemiLEDS Corporation (LEDS) Share Price

Media headlines about SemiLEDS Corporation (NASDAQ:LEDS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one […]

SunTrust Banks Weighs in on Amedisys Inc’s Q1 2019 Earnings (AMED)

Amedisys Inc (NASDAQ:AMED) – Equities research analysts at SunTrust Banks issued their Q1 2019 earnings estimates for Amedisys in a note issued to investors on Thursday. SunTrust Banks analyst D. Macdonald anticipates that the health services provider will post earnings of $0.68 per share for the quarter. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Amedisys’ Q2 […]

Phillips 66 (PSX) VP Sells $102,531.08 in Stock

Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) VP Chukwuemeka A. Oyolu sold 1,151 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $89.08, for a total value of $102,531.08. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through […]

Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Voltari Corp (VLTC) Stock Price

Headlines about Voltari Corp (NASDAQ:VLTC) have been trending positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one […]

Regional REIT Ltd (RGL) Insider William Duncan Eason Purchases 100,000 Shares

Regional REIT Ltd (LON:RGL) insider William Duncan Eason purchased 100,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 19th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 101 ($1.36) per share, with a total value of £101,000 ($136,173.66). Shares of Regional REIT Ltd (LON RGL) traded up 0.75% […]

Diana Shipping inc. (DSX) versus The Competition Head to Head Contrast

Diana Shipping inc. (NYSE: DSX) is one of 25 public companies in the “Deep Sea Freight” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Diana Shipping inc. to similar businesses based on the strength of its risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares Diana […]

Contrasting WebMD Health Corp (WBMD) & Blucora (INSP)

WebMD Health Corp (NASDAQ: WBMD) and Blucora (NASDAQ:INSP) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares WebMD Health Corp and Blucora’s net margins, return on […]

Fulton Bank N.A. Buys 2,714 Shares of ConocoPhillips (COP)

Fulton Bank N.A. lifted its stake in shares of ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) by 18.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 17,043 shares of the energy producer’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,714 shares during the quarter. Fulton Bank N.A.’s holdings in ConocoPhillips were […]

Capital Investment Advisors LLC Has $227,000 Holdings in U.S. Bancorp (USB)

Capital Investment Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) by 2.0% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 4,372 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 84 shares during the period. Capital Investment Advisors […]

Celgene Corporation (CELG) Stake Boosted by Iberiabank Corp

Iberiabank Corp increased its holdings in shares of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) by 7.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 10,901 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after purchasing an additional 764 shares during the period. Iberiabank Corp’s holdings in Celgene […]