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Cohen & Steers, Inc. (CNS) Receives “Hold” Rating from Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE:CNS)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods in a research report issued on Friday. They presently have a $45.00 target price on the asset manager’s stock. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods’ price objective would suggest a potential upside of 2.32% from the company’s current […]

Brokerages Set Plexus Corp. (PLXS) Price Target at $57.00

Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ:PLXS) has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the eleven analysts that are covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have given a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year price objective […]

Analysts Set Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC) PT at $27.79

Shares of Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Sell” from the nine analysts that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation and two have issued a hold recommendation on the company. The average 12 month target price among analysts […]

Contrasting Alkermes PLC (ALKS) and Foundation Medicine (FMI)

Foundation Medicine (NASDAQ: FMI) and Alkermes PLC (NASDAQ:ALKS) are both medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends and risk. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Foundation Medicine and Alkermes PLC’s top-line revenue, earnings per […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) to Post $0.67 Earnings Per Share

Analysts forecast that Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) will report earnings of $0.67 per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Seven analysts have made estimates for Ross Stores’ earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.65 and the highest is $0.69. Ross Stores reported earnings per share of $0.62 in the same quarter last year, which […]

Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (CSOD) Receives $43.10 Consensus PT from Brokerages

Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSOD) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the fifteen brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating, five have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect Boston Properties, Inc. (BXP) to Announce $1.54 Earnings Per Share

Wall Street analysts expect Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE:BXP) to post $1.54 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Seven analysts have issued estimates for Boston Properties’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $1.52 and the highest estimate coming in at $1.55. Boston Properties reported earnings per share […]

Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (MXIM) Given New $57.00 Price Target at Stifel Nicolaus

Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXIM) had its target price hoisted by Stifel Nicolaus from $54.00 to $57.00 in a report released on Friday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the semiconductor company’s stock. Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Loop Capital reissued a buy rating and set a […]

Maxim Integrated Products’ (MXIM) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Loop Capital

Loop Capital restated their buy rating on shares of Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXIM) in a research report report published on Friday morning. They currently have a $57.00 price objective on the semiconductor company’s stock, up from their prior price objective of $53.00. MXIM has been the subject of a number of other research reports. […]

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) Price Target Raised to $70.00 at Wells Fargo & Company

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) had its price target lifted by Wells Fargo & Company from $65.00 to $70.00 in a report published on Friday. Wells Fargo & Company currently has a market perform rating on the credit services provider’s stock. Several other research analysts have also commented on PYPL. SunTrust Banks, Inc. reiterated a hold […]

DISH Network Corporation (DISH) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Friday. According to Zacks, “DISH Network is looking for wireless opportunities. The company has created an extensive portfolio of wireless spectrum, valued at around $50 billion. Meanwhile, we are impressed with DISH […]

East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC) Price Target Increased to $63.00 by Analysts at BMO Capital Markets

East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) had its target price boosted by BMO Capital Markets from $61.00 to $63.00 in a research report released on Friday morning. BMO Capital Markets currently has a market perform rating on the financial services provider’s stock. A number of other analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Barclays PLC […]

Barclays PLC (BARC) Receives GBX 220.13 Average PT from Brokerages

Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the nineteen brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price target among […]

Brokerages Set Eastman Chemical Company (EMN) Price Target at $92.92

Shares of Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) have been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the sixteen analysts that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The […]

Robert Half International Inc. (RHI) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “Shares of Robert Half have underperformed the industry on a year-to-date basis. The company’s revenues missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate in four out of […]

NCR Corporation’s (NCR) “Average” Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank Of Canada

Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed their average rating on shares of NCR Corporation (NYSE:NCR) in a research note published on Friday. The firm currently has a $44.00 price target on the information technology services provider’s stock. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call. Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on […]

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Given a $185.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG set a $185.00 target price on McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) in a report published on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the fast-food giant’s stock. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Nomura set a $172.00 price target on McDonald’s Corporation and gave the company a […]

Signature Bank (SBNY) Upgraded to Outperform by BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets upgraded shares of Signature Bank (NASDAQ:SBNY) from a market perform rating to an outperform rating in a research note released on Friday morning. SBNY has been the topic of a number of other reports. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a buy rating and set a $169.00 price objective on shares of Signature Bank […]

DURECT Corporation (DRRX) Downgraded by HC Wainwright to Neutral

HC Wainwright cut shares of DURECT Corporation (NASDAQ:DRRX) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has $3.00 target price on the specialty pharmaceutical company’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded DURECT […]

Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. (NXST) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG began coverage on shares of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm issued a buy rating and a $80.00 price target on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also commented on NXST. Zacks Investment Research lowered Nexstar Broadcasting Group […]

Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (MXIM) Price Target Raised to $60.00 at Drexel Hamilton

Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXIM) had its price target lifted by Drexel Hamilton from $52.00 to $60.00 in a research note published on Friday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the semiconductor company’s stock. MXIM has been the subject of several other research reports. Loop Capital reissued a buy rating and set a […]

Analysts Set Celadon Group, Inc. (CGI) Price Target at $25.50

Shares of Celadon Group, Inc. (NYSE:CGI) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the nine analysts that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year target price among analysts […]

Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB) Receives $46.14 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Shares of Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) have been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the twelve brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have issued a hold recommendation and seven have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The […]

State National Companies’ (SNC) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity reissued their buy rating on shares of State National Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNC) in a report released on Friday morning. Canaccord Genuity currently has a $76.00 price objective on the insurance provider’s stock. SNC has been the topic of a number of other reports. BidaskClub lowered State National Companies from a strong-buy rating to […]

E*TRADE Financial Corporation’s (ETFC) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at SunTrust Banks, Inc.

SunTrust Banks, Inc. restated their buy rating on shares of E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) in a report published on Friday morning. The firm currently has a $50.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock. Several other analysts have also issued reports on ETFC. Barclays PLC boosted their price objective on shares of E*TRADE Financial […]

Ryerson Holding Corporation (RYI) Given “Hold” Rating at BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets restated their hold rating on shares of Ryerson Holding Corporation (NYSE:RYI) in a research note released on Friday morning. The firm currently has a $13.00 price objective on the basic materials company’s stock. A number of other research analysts have also issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Ryerson Holding […]

Genuine Parts Company (GPC) Given “Buy” Rating at Gabelli

Gabelli reiterated their buy rating on shares of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) in a report issued on Friday. Gabelli also issued estimates for Genuine Parts’ FY2017 earnings at $4.55 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $5.45 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $5.75 EPS, FY2020 earnings at $6.15 EPS and FY2021 earnings at $6.30 EPS. Other research analysts also […]

FedEx Corporation’s (FDX) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.

Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm currently has a $236.00 price target on the shipping service provider’s stock. Several other research firms have also commented on FDX. Wells Fargo & Company boosted their price objective on shares […]

Danaher Corporation (DHR) Price Target Raised to $98.00 at Morgan Stanley

Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) had its price objective lifted by Morgan Stanley from $95.00 to $98.00 in a research note released on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has an overweight rating on the conglomerate’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a buy rating and set […]

Greene King plc (GNK) Receives GBX 723.20 Consensus Price Target from Brokerages

Greene King plc (LON:GNK) has received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the fifteen brokerages that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have issued a hold recommendation and six have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month target […]

Kobe Steel, Ltd. (KBSTY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Strong Buy” from Analysts

Shares of Kobe Steel, Ltd. (NASDAQ:KBSTY) have earned an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy rating. Zacks has also given Kobe Steel an industry rank of 175 out of […]

Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Strong-Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a research note published on Friday. They currently have $107.00 price objective on the semiconductor company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Texas Instruments is one of the largest suppliers of analog integrated circuits. We expect margin expansion […]

WesBanco, Inc. (WSBC) Lowered to Hold at Sandler O’Neill

Sandler O’Neill cut shares of WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Friday. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. BidaskClub cut WesBanco from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a report on Thursday, June […]

Triumph Bancorp’s (TBK) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at DA Davidson

DA Davidson reissued their buy rating on shares of Triumph Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:TBK) in a research note released on Friday morning. They currently have a $36.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock. Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. FBR & Co cut Triumph Bancorp from an outperform rating […]

UMB Financial Corporation (UMBF) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of UMB Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:UMBF) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Friday. According to Zacks, “UMB Financial Corporation is a financial services holding company engaged in providing complete banking, asset management, health spending solutions and related financial services to commercial, institutional and […]

Zenith Energy Ltd. Com’s (ZEN) “Speculative Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Beaufort Securities

Beaufort Securities reissued their speculative buy rating on shares of Zenith Energy Ltd. Com (LON:ZEN) in a research report released on Friday. Shares of Zenith Energy Ltd. Com (LON:ZEN) traded up 17.284% on Friday, hitting GBX 11.875. The stock had a trading volume of 7,308,840 shares. Zenith Energy Ltd. Com has a one year low […]

National Grid plc (NG) Given “Sell” Rating at Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG reissued their sell rating on shares of National Grid plc (LON:NG) in a research report released on Friday. Deutsche Bank AG currently has a GBX 900 ($11.96) target price on the stock. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued an […]

IDEX Corporation’s (IEX) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird reissued their buy rating on shares of IDEX Corporation (NYSE:IEX) in a report issued on Friday morning. IEX has been the topic of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of IDEX Corporation from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $138.00 price objective on the stock in […]

Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (CXP) Receives $23.80 Consensus PT from Analysts

Shares of Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CXP) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the eight brokerages that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have given a hold recommendation and four have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average […]

TransCanada Corporation (TRP) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP) (TSE:TRP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Friday. According to Zacks, “TransCanada is a North American energy company. They are focused on natural gas transmission and power services. Their pipeline transports the majority of Western Canada’s natural gas production […]