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Financial Review: Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (MLCO) versus Red Rock Resorts (RRR)

Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ: MLCO) and Red Rock Resorts (NASDAQ:RRR) are both mid-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and valuation. Insider and Institutional Ownership 39.8% of Melco Crown Entertainment Limited […]

Financial Review: Equity One (EQY) and One Liberty Properties (OLP)

Equity One (NYSE: EQY) and One Liberty Properties (NYSE:OLP) are both financials companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, risk, valuation, institutional ownership and profitability. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Equity One […]

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (F) Receives €15.23 Consensus PT from Analysts

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (BIT:F) has been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the eight brokerages that are covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Zynga Inc. (ZNGA) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $211.12 Million

Brokerages predict that Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA) will post $211.12 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Zynga’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $207.60 million and the highest is $215.34 million. Zynga posted sales of $196.72 million during the same quarter last year, which would […]

Eric Elvekrog Purchases 1,400 Shares of Duff & Phelps Global Utility Incm Fd Inc (DPG) Stock

Duff & Phelps Global Utility Incm Fd Inc (NYSE:DPG) VP Eric Elvekrog purchased 1,400 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, September 25th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $16.11 per share, for a total transaction of $22,554.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the vice president now owns […]

Canadian National Railway Company (CNR) Insider Sells C$2,579,733.36 in Stock

Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR) (NYSE:CNI) insider Jean-Jacques Ruest sold 31,464 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of C$81.99, for a total value of C$2,579,733.36. Canadian National Railway Company (CNR) traded down 0.17% during midday trading on Monday, reaching $100.90. The […]

U.S. Auto Parts Network (PRTS) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

News articles about U.S. Auto Parts Network (NASDAQ:PRTS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to […]

I.D. Systems (IDSY) Given Media Impact Score of 0.16

Media headlines about I.D. Systems (NASDAQ:IDSY) 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 […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect DASAN Zhone Solutions (DZSI) Share Price

Media stories about DASAN Zhone Solutions (NASDAQ:DZSI) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern 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 negative one to positive one, with scores […]

Contrasting DineEquity (DIN) and Potbelly Corporation (PBPB)

DineEquity (NYSE: DIN) and Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, valuation and dividends. Dividends DineEquity pays an annual dividend of $3.88 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Financial Survey: MTS Systems Corporation (MTSC) vs. The Competition

MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC) is one of 46 public companies in the “Electrical Components & Equipment” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare MTS Systems Corporation to related companies based on the strength of its profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, valuation and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is […]

Jabil Circuit, Inc. (JBL) Stock Rating Lowered by Bank of America Corporation

Jabil Circuit, Inc. (NYSE:JBL) was downgraded by Bank of America Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a note issued to investors on Monday. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call. A number of other research analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. ValuEngine raised shares of Jabil […]

Auris Medical Holding AG (EARS) Stock Price Up -4.9%

Shares of Auris Medical Holding AG (NASDAQ:EARS) rose 4.9% during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $0.82 and last traded at $0.77. Approximately 403,560 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 27% from the average daily volume of 316,975 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.81. EARS has […]

Journey Energy Inc (JOY) Shares Up 4.5%

Journey Energy Inc (TSE:JOY) shares shot up 4.5% during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as C$1.84 and last traded at C$1.84. 6,100 shares traded hands during trading, a decline of 67% from the average session volume of 18,578 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$1.76. Separately, AltaCorp Capital downgraded shares […]

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) vs. The Competition Financial Review

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) is one of 47 public companies in the “Integrated Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Frontier Communications Corporation to similar companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, earnings and profitability. Analyst Recommendations This […]

Head to Head Contrast: SeaSpine Holdings Corporation (SPNE) and Nevro Corp. (NVRO)

SeaSpine Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SPNE) and Nevro Corp. (NYSE:NVRO) are both medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations and risk. Valuation and Earnings This table compares SeaSpine Holdings Corporation and Nevro Corp.’s gross revenue, […]

Yara International ASA (YARIY) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Yara International ASA (OTCMKTS:YARIY) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the eight brokerages that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, two have issued a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the company. A number of […]

Citizens Holding (CIZN) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds

Media stories about Citizens Holding (NASDAQ:CIZN) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media 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 to one being the […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Nobilis Health Corp (HLTH) Stock Price

News articles about Nobilis Health Corp (NYSE:HLTH) (TSE:NHC) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media 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 […]

Alaska Communications Systems Group (ALSK) Given News Impact Score of 0.31

News coverage about Alaska Communications Systems Group (NASDAQ:ALSK) has been trending positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing 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 nearest […]

V.F. Corporation (VFC) versus Its Competitors Head-To-Head Survey

V.F. Corporation (NYSE: VFC) is one of 26 public companies in the “Apparel & Accessories” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare V.F. Corporation to related businesses based on the strength of its valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, dividends, risk and institutional ownership. Institutional & Insider Ownership 88.6% of V.F. […]

Brokerages Set General Finance Corporation (GFN) Price Target at $7.60

General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:GFN) has received an average rating of “Hold” from the six ratings firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have given a hold recommendation and two have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price objective […]

EMC (EMC) vs. Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Critical Comparison

EMC (NYSE: EMC) and Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) are both technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and risk. Dividends EMC pays an annual dividend of $0.46 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Vuzix Corporation (VUZI) Share Price

Headlines about Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring 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 positive one, with scores closest to one […]

LRR Energy (LRE) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Finds

Media coverage about LRR Energy (NYSE:LRE) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to […]

Pengrowth Energy Corp (PGF) Trading 21.6% Higher

Pengrowth Energy Corp (TSE:PGF) (NYSE:PGH) shares traded up 21.6% on Monday . The company traded as high as C$1.42 and last traded at C$1.41. 4,536,102 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 336% from the average session volume of 1,040,790 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$1.16. A number of analysts have […]

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO) Trading 1.1% Higher

Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO) shares traded up 1.1% during mid-day trading on Monday . The company traded as high as GBX 297.20 ($4.00) and last traded at GBX 296.20 ($3.98). 3,067,786 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 6% from the average session volume of 3,256,060 shares. The stock had previously closed at […]

PetMed Express, Inc. (PETS) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

PetMed Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:PETS) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Monday. According to Zacks, “Over the last sixmonths, PetMed has been trading above the broader industry. PetMed posted better-than-expected results in the first quarter, marking a solid start to fiscal 2018. […]

M&C Saatchi Plc Plans Dividend of GBX 2.13 (SAA)

M&C Saatchi Plc (LON:SAA) declared a dividend on Monday, September 25th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, October 26th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.13 ($0.03) per share on Friday, November 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.69%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 26th. The official announcement can be seen […]

Alibaba Group Holding (BABA) and eBay (EBAY) Financial Survey

Alibaba Group Holding (NYSE: BABA) and eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) are both large-cap technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Alibaba Group Holding and eBay’s revenue, earnings per […]

Financial Contrast: Continental Resources (CLR) & Its Rivals

Continental Resources (NYSE: CLR) is one of 243 publicly-traded companies in the “Oil & Gas Exploration and Production” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Continental Resources to related businesses based on the strength of its earnings, profitability, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and dividends. Volatility & Risk Continental […]

$329.22 Million in Sales Expected for WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX) This Quarter

Analysts expect WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) to announce $329.22 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Eight analysts have made estimates for WPX Energy’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $344.30 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $312.80 million. WPX Energy posted sales of $251.00 million during the […]

Nuvectra Corporation (NVTR) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.12

Media coverage about Nuvectra Corporation (NASDAQ:NVTR) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news 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 one, with scores closest […]

Kingold Jewelry (KGJI) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of -0.12

News headlines about Kingold Jewelry (NASDAQ:KGJI) have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores […]

KB Home (KBH) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Monday. According to Zacks, “KB Home shares have outperformed its industry, year to date. It has formulated the right strategy to boost scale in existing geographic footprint, improve profitability per unit, generate higher […]

Ascendis Pharma A/S (ASND) Given Buy Rating at Bank of America Corporation

Ascendis Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:ASND)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by analysts at Bank of America Corporation in a research note issued on Monday. They currently have a $36.00 price target on the biotechnology company’s stock, up from their previous price target of $34.00. Bank of America Corporation’s target price suggests a potential upside of […]

Royal Bank Of Canada Reiterates “Hold” Rating for Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd (AAV)

Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd (NYSE:AAV) (TSE:AAV)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by Royal Bank Of Canada in a report released on Monday. They presently have a $11.00 price objective on the oil and gas company’s stock. Royal Bank Of Canada’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 66.67% from the company’s previous […]

Piper Jaffray Companies Reaffirms “Overweight” Rating for Delphi Automotive PLC (DLPH)

Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE:DLPH)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reissued by investment analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. They currently have a $112.00 price target on the auto parts company’s stock. Piper Jaffray Companies’ target price suggests a potential upside of 8.97% from the stock’s […]

Synaptics Incorporated (SYNA) Sets New 52-Week Low at $37.12

Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) hit a new 52-week low during trading on Monday . The company traded as low as $37.12 and last traded at $37.16, with a volume of 565,333 shares. The stock had previously closed at $37.98. A number of equities research analysts recently commented on the company. BMO Capital Markets decreased their price […]

Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $12.15-12.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $12.56. The company issued revenue guidance of $22.5-23.0 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $22.85 billion. […]