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$26.39 Million in Sales Expected for City Office REIT, Inc. (CIO) This Quarter

Brokerages predict that City Office REIT, Inc. (NYSE:CIO) will post sales of $26.39 million for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have issued estimates for City Office REIT’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $29.26 million and the lowest is $24.44 million. City Office REIT reported sales of $18.79 million in the […]

CDW Corporation (CDW) Insider Christina M. Corley Sells 4,000 Shares

CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) insider Christina M. Corley sold 4,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, September 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $62.22, for a total value of $248,880.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 55,843 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately […]

PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. (PFSI) Insider David M. Walker Sells 10,000 Shares of Stock

PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:PFSI) insider David M. Walker sold 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.55, for a total transaction of $175,500.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed […]

Schroders plc (SDR) Shares Down 1.4%

Schroders plc (LON:SDR) was down 1.4% during mid-day trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as GBX 3,222 ($43.44) and last traded at GBX 3,266 ($44.03). Approximately 341,640 shares traded hands during trading, an increase of 6% from the average daily volume of 323,512 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 3,314 […]

BAE Systems plc (BA) Shares Up 1%

BAE Systems plc (LON:BA)’s share price shot up 1% on Thursday . The stock traded as high as GBX 629 ($8.48) and last traded at GBX 629 ($8.48). 6,792,108 shares changed hands during trading, a decline of 12% from the average session volume of 7,749,140 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 623 ($8.40). […]

Brokers Set Expectations for Virtusa Corporation’s Q2 2019 Earnings (VRTU)

Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ:VRTU) – Analysts at Wedbush issued their Q2 2019 earnings per share estimates for Virtusa Corporation in a note issued to investors on Monday. Wedbush analyst M. Katri anticipates that the information technology services provider will post earnings of $0.33 per share for the quarter. Wedbush also issued estimates for Virtusa Corporation’s FY2019 […]

Applied Micro Circuits (AMCC) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.13

Press coverage about Applied Micro Circuits (NASDAQ:AMCC) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to […]

Contrasting The Travelers Companies (TRV) & Its Competitors

The Travelers Companies (NYSE: TRV) is one of 92 public companies in the “Property & Casualty Insurance” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare The Travelers Companies to related companies based on the strength of its earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk and dividends. Profitability This […]

Head to Head Contrast: CBOE Holdings (CBOE) vs. Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR)

CBOE Holdings (NASDAQ: CBOE) and Interactive Brokers Group (NASDAQ:IBKR) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for […]

Bruker Corporation (BRKR) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Bruker Corporation (NASDAQ:BRKR) has received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the fourteen analysts that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have issued a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year target price […]

Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP) CFO Kevin E. Bryant Sells 9,853 Shares

Great Plains Energy Inc (NYSE:GXP) CFO Kevin E. Bryant sold 9,853 shares of Great Plains Energy stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.64, for a total value of $301,895.92. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 38,003 shares of the company’s stock, […]

Cavco Industries, Inc. (CVCO) Director David A. Greenblatt Sells 3,000 Shares of Stock

Cavco Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVCO) Director David A. Greenblatt sold 3,000 shares of Cavco Industries stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $136.68, for a total transaction of $410,040.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 10,175 shares of the company’s stock, […]

FCB Financial Holdings, Inc. (FCB) Insider Stuart I. Oran Sells 11,141 Shares

FCB Financial Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:FCB) insider Stuart I. Oran sold 11,141 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.40, for a total value of $494,660.40. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 18,245 shares of the company’s stock, valued at […]

Newmark Security PLC (NWT) Sets New 1-Year Low at $0.83

Shares of Newmark Security PLC (LON:NWT) reached a new 52-week low during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as GBX 0.83 ($0.01) and last traded at GBX 0.83 ($0.01), with a volume of 543,313 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at GBX 0.88 ($0.01). The company’s 50 day moving average […]

Marlin Business Services Corp. (MRLN) Sets New 12-Month High at $27.96

Marlin Business Services Corp. (NASDAQ:MRLN) shares hit a new 52-week high on Thursday . The company traded as high as $27.96 and last traded at $27.96, with a volume of 12,226 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $27.60. Several research analysts have weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Marlin […]

Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect FX Energy (FXEN) Stock Price

Headlines about FX Energy (NASDAQ:FXEN) have been trending positive recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. […]

Critical Review: Opiant Pharmaceuticals (OPNT) versus Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN)

Opiant Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: OPNT) and Alexion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ALXN) are both medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Opiant Pharmaceuticals and Alexion Pharmaceuticals’ net margins, return on equity and […]

Brokerages Set GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (GWPH) Price Target at $151.83

Shares of GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (NASDAQ:GWPH) have been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the thirteen research firms that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. […]

Contrasting EnerNOC (ENOC) and Its Competitors

EnerNOC (NASDAQ: ENOC) is one of 115 publicly-traded companies in the “Software” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare EnerNOC to related businesses based on the strength of its dividends, earnings, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership. Valuation and Earnings This table compares EnerNOC and its […]

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (BAH) Insider Horacio Rozanski Sells 30,000 Shares

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH) insider Horacio Rozanski sold 30,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $36.01, for a total transaction of $1,080,300.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is […]

Highpower International Inc (HPJ) Director Wen Liang Li Sells 117,224 Shares of Stock

Highpower International Inc (NASDAQ:HPJ) Director Wen Liang Li sold 117,224 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $5.04, for a total value of $590,808.96. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 2,089,645 shares in the company, valued at approximately $10,531,810.80. […]

Spark Energy, Inc. (SPKE) Director W Keith Maxwell III Purchases 47,200 Shares

Spark Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPKE) Director W Keith Maxwell III purchased 47,200 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 15th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $16.72 per share, with a total value of $789,184.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 854,899 shares […]

Jefferies Group Research Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Nike Inc (NKE)

Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) – Analysts at Jefferies Group dropped their Q4 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Nike in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. Jefferies Group analyst R. Konik now anticipates that the footwear maker will earn $0.64 per share for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of $0.70. […]

Connemara Mining Company plc (CON) Receives “Corporate” Rating from Northland Capital Partners

Connemara Mining Company plc (LON:CON)‘s stock had its “corporate” rating reiterated by analysts at Northland Capital Partners in a report issued on Thursday. Separately, Northland Securities restated a “corporate” rating on shares of Connemara Mining Company plc in a research note on Wednesday, June 28th. Shares of Connemara Mining Company plc (CON) traded down 5.102% […]

Alaska Air Group (ALK) versus Its Competitors Head to Head Contrast

Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK) is one of 31 publicly-traded companies in the “Airlines” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Alaska Air Group to similar companies based on the strength of its profitability, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation and analyst recommendations. Institutional & Insider Ownership 87.8% […]

Comparing QTS Realty Trust (QTS) & Its Competitors

QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS) is one of 16 publicly-traded companies in the “Specialized REITs” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare QTS Realty Trust to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations and valuation. Volatility and Risk QTS […]

Contrasting Broadridge Financial Solutions (BR) & John Wiley & Sons (JW.A)

Broadridge Financial Solutions (NYSE: BR) and John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A) are both mid-cap business services companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership. Institutional and Insider Ownership 83.8% of Broadridge Financial Solutions shares […]

Aetna Inc. (AET) President Karen S. Lynch Sells 15,271 Shares of Stock

Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) President Karen S. Lynch sold 15,271 shares of Aetna stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $161.91, for a total value of $2,472,527.61. Following the completion of the sale, the president now owns 64,261 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately […]

Varonis Systems, Inc. (VRNS) SVP James O’boyle Sells 40,000 Shares of Stock

Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) SVP James O’boyle sold 40,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.88, for a total transaction of $1,635,200.00. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 124,189 shares in the […]

IDEX Corporation’s (IEX) “Hold” Rating Reaffirmed at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.

IDEX Corporation (NYSE:IEX)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. in a note issued to investors on Thursday. A number of other analysts have also issued reports on IEX. Zacks Investment Research raised IDEX Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $138.00 target […]

Sysco Corporation (SYY) CEO William J. Delaney III Sells 200,000 Shares

Sysco Corporation (NYSE:SYY) CEO William J. Delaney III sold 200,000 shares of Sysco Corporation stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $53.76, for a total value of $10,752,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 576,725 shares of […]

Quixant PLC’s (QXT) Buy Rating Reiterated at Berenberg Bank

Quixant PLC (LON:QXT)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Berenberg Bank in a research note issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 600 ($8.09) price target on the stock. Berenberg Bank’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 37.14% from the company’s previous close. QXT has been the subject […]

Soligenix’s (SNGX) Buy Rating Reiterated at HC Wainwright

Soligenix Inc. (NASDAQ:SNGX)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by research analysts at HC Wainwright in a note issued to investors on Thursday. They currently have a $11.00 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. HC Wainwright’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 388.89% from the stock’s current price. Separately, Maxim Group restated […]

Billington Holdings PLC (BILN) Releases Earnings Results

Billington Holdings PLC (LON:BILN) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The company reported GBX 14.90 ($0.20) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, Digital Look Earnings reports. The business had revenue of GBX 346.90 billion for the quarter. Billington Holdings PLC had a net margin of 4.70% and a return on equity of 17.98%. […]

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Liberty Property Trust (LPT) Reduced by Analyst

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) – Stock analysts at SunTrust Banks lowered their FY2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Liberty Property Trust in a research note issued to investors on Sunday. SunTrust Banks analyst K. Kim now anticipates that the real estate investment trust will post earnings per share of $2.61 for the year, down […]

Head-To-Head Review: EVINE Live (EVLV) vs. Its Peers

EVINE Live (NASDAQ: EVLV) is one of 21 public companies in the “Other Specialty Retailers” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare EVINE Live to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations and profitability. Volatility & Risk EVINE Live has a […]

Analyzing Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC) and Patriot National (PN)

Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC) and Patriot National (NYSE:PN) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, valuation, dividends and earnings. Risk and Volatility Marsh & McLennan Companies has a beta of 0.98, indicating […]

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate AECOM (ACM) to Announce $0.71 Earnings Per Share

Wall Street brokerages expect that AECOM (NYSE:ACM) will announce $0.71 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for AECOM’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.76 and the lowest is $0.67. AECOM posted earnings per share of $0.65 during the same quarter last year, which […]

Trinseo S.A. (TSE) Receives $74.25 Average Price Target from Brokerages

Trinseo S.A. (NYSE:TSE) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the eight analysts that are covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, three have assigned a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price target […]

Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The) (RBS) Sets New 1-Year High at $7.14

Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The) (NYSE:RBS) shares hit a new 52-week high on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $7.14 and last traded at $7.14, with a volume of 435,626 shares. The stock had previously closed at $7.01. Several research analysts have weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub raised shares of Royal Bank […]