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Under Armour, Inc. (UA) Shares Up 5.9%

Shares of Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE:UA) shot up 5.9% during mid-day trading on Friday . The company traded as high as $16.02 and last traded at $15.91. 6,757,463 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 76% from the average session volume of 3,832,540 shares. The stock had previously closed at $15.02. A number […]

Ensco Plc (ESV) Now Covered by Analysts at HSBC Holdings plc

HSBC Holdings plc assumed coverage on shares of Ensco Plc (NYSE:ESV) in a report issued on Thursday morning. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $7.30 price objective on the offshore drilling services provider’s stock. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on ESV. Seaport Global Securities cut Ensco Plc from a […]

Interpace Diagnostics Group, Inc. (IDXG) Shares Down 6.2%

Interpace Diagnostics Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDXG) fell 6.2% during trading on Friday . The company traded as low as $1.34 and last traded at $1.37. 2,391,282 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 24% from the average session volume of 3,165,420 shares. The stock had previously closed at $1.46. A number of brokerages have […]

Brokerages Set Square, Inc. (SQ) Target Price at $26.02

Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the thirty-six analysts that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. Eleven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-four have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month target price among analysts that have updated their […]

Zacks: Brokerages Set $25.20 Target Price for The Stars Group Inc. (TSG)

Shares of The Stars Group Inc. (NYSE:TSG) have received an average broker rating score of 2.50 (Hold) from the two analysts that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has issued a buy recommendation on the company. Brokerages have set a one year […]

Pfizer’s (PFE) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets restated their buy rating on shares of Pfizer, Inc. (NYSE:PFE) in a research note published on Thursday. The firm currently has a $39.00 price target on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock, up from their prior price target of $37.00. A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Jefferies […]

Alphabet’s (GOOG) Overweight Rating Reaffirmed at Piper Jaffray Companies

Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed their overweight rating on shares of Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) in a research report released on Thursday. The firm currently has a $1,150.00 target price on the information services provider’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Vetr raised Alphabet from a hold rating to a […]

Shire PLC (SHPG) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at FBR & Co

FBR & Co began coverage on shares of Shire PLC (NASDAQ:SHPG) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. The firm issued a buy rating and a $201.00 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on SHPG. BidaskClub raised shares of Shire PLC […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Orbital Sciences Corp (ORB) Stock Price

Media stories about Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one […]

Marital Trust Under Article 7T Sells 2,500 Shares of Silvercrest Asset Management Group Inc. (SAMG) Stock

Silvercrest Asset Management Group Inc. (NASDAQ:SAMG) major shareholder Marital Trust Under Article 7T sold 2,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.51, for a total transaction of $36,275.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 927,003 […]

Financial Comparison: Pangaea Logistics Solutions (PANL) & USA Truck (USAK)

Pangaea Logistics Solutions (NASDAQ: PANL) and USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and profitability. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for […]

Head to Head Survey: ING Group, N.V. (ING) versus Its Peers

ING Group, N.V. (NYSE: ING) is one of 327 publicly-traded companies in the “Banks” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare ING Group, N.V. to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, risk and dividends. Profitability This table compares ING Group, N.V. […]

PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG) Given “Buy” Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) in a report released on Thursday morning. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $120.00 target price on the specialty chemicals company’s stock. Several other analysts have also issued reports on PPG. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a hold rating and issued […]

Senior Housing Properties Trust (SNH) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE:SNH) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning. According to Zacks, “Senior Housing Properties Trust is a Maryland real estate investment trust that invests in senior housing income producing real estate, including senior apartments […]

TheStreet, Inc. (TST) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ:TST) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. According to Zacks, “TheStreet.com, Inc. is a leading web-based provider of original, timely, comprehensive and trustworthy financial news, commentary and information aimed at helping readers make informed investment decisions. […]

Aptose Biosciences, Inc. (APTO) Sees Strong Trading Volume

Aptose Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:APTO) (TSE:APS) shares saw an uptick in trading volume on Friday . 1,424,683 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 442% from the previous session’s volume of 262,740 shares.The stock last traded at $1.43 and had previously closed at $1.33. A number of brokerages have commented on APTO. HC Wainwright […]

Avinger, Inc. (AVGR) Trading Up 9.4%

Avinger, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVGR) was up 9.4% during mid-day trading on Friday . The stock traded as high as $0.41 and last traded at $0.35. Approximately 2,926,617 shares traded hands during trading, a decline of 2% from the average daily volume of 2,977,020 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.32. Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered […]

Zacks: Brokerages Expect Frank’s International N.V. (FI) Will Post Earnings of -$0.11 Per Share

Analysts expect Frank’s International N.V. (NYSE:FI) to announce ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Frank’s International N.V.’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.12) and the highest estimate coming in at ($0.11). Frank’s International N.V. posted earnings of […]

Ericsson (ERIC) Lowered to Underperform at Cowen and Company

Cowen and Company cut shares of Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) to an underperform rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. BidaskClub cut shares of Ericsson from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a report on Thursday, July 27th. Canaccord Genuity […]

Angie’s List, Inc. (ANGI) Upgraded by Wells Fargo & Co to “Outperform”

Wells Fargo & Co upgraded shares of Angie’s List, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANGI) from a market perform rating to an outperform rating in a research report report published on Thursday. The firm currently has $14.00 price target on the technology company’s stock. Several other research analysts have also commented on ANGI. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Angie’s List […]

Marshalls plc’s (MSLH) Add Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd

Numis Securities Ltd reissued their add rating on shares of Marshalls plc (LON:MSLH) in a research note released on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 500 ($6.64) price target on the stock. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Shore Capital restated a buy rating on shares of Marshalls plc in […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the thirty-seven brokerages that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seventeen have given a hold recommendation, fifteen have given a buy recommendation and one has given a strong […]

Pearson plc’s (PSON) “Equal Weight” Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC reiterated their equal weight rating on shares of Pearson plc (LON:PSON) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Barclays PLC currently has a GBX 685 ($9.10) price target on the stock. PSON has been the topic of several other research reports. Liberum Capital reissued a sell rating and issued a GBX […]

Chevron Corporation (CVX) Given “Buy” Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) in a research note released on Thursday. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $137.00 price objective on the oil and gas company’s stock. CVX has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Macquarie cut Chevron Corporation from an outperform […]

Prestige Brand Holdings, Inc. (PBH) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Prestige Brand Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:PBH) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Prestige Brands Holdings is a marketer and distributor of brand name over- the-counter drug, personal care and household cleaning products sold throughout the United […]

Remy Cointreau Unspon (REMYY) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Remy Cointreau Unspon (NASDAQ:REMYY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Thursday morning. The firm currently has $14.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Remy Cointreau SA is an operator of Wine & Spirits market. The company’s portfolio consists of […]

Tenet Healthcare Corporation (THC) Bond Prices Rise 2%

An issue of Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:THC) bonds rose 2% against their face value during trading on Friday. The debt issue has a 7% coupon and is set to mature on August 1, 2025. The bonds in the issue are now trading at $94.50 and were trading at $91.69 one week ago. Price moves in […]

Repros Therapeutics Inc. (RPRX) Sees Large Volume Increase

Repros Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:RPRX) saw unusually-high trading volume on Friday . Approximately 3,538,683 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 243% from the previous session’s volume of 1,032,370 shares.The stock last traded at $0.56 and had previously closed at $0.44. Separately, Laidlaw cut shares of Repros Therapeutics from a “buy” rating to a […]

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given a GBX 8,000 Price Target at Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank set a GBX 8,000 ($106.30) target price on Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) in a research note released on Thursday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. A number of other brokerages have also recently issued reports on RB. Jefferies Group LLC set a GBX 8,200 ($108.96) target price […]

athenahealth, Inc (ATHN) Given a $155.00 Price Target by Leerink Swann Analysts

Leerink Swann set a $155.00 price target on athenahealth, Inc (NASDAQ:ATHN) in a report released on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the health services provider’s stock. ATHN has been the subject of a number of other research reports. William Blair restated a market perform rating on shares of athenahealth in a […]

Burlington Stores, Inc. (BURL) Receives Buy Rating from Buckingham Research

Buckingham Research reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) in a report released on Thursday morning. Buckingham Research currently has a $107.00 target price on the stock. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Cowen and Company set a $105.00 price objective on Burlington Stores and […]

Western Refining (WNR) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds

Headlines about Western Refining (NYSE:WNR) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, 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 companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. […]

Analysts Anticipate The Priceline Group Inc. (PCLN) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $4.34 Billion

Equities analysts predict that The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) will announce $4.34 billion in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Nine analysts have issued estimates for The Priceline Group’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $4.41 billion and the lowest is $4.28 billion. The Priceline Group reported sales of $3.69 billion during […]

London Stock Exchange Group Plc’s (LSE) “Neutral” Rating Reaffirmed at J P Morgan Chase & Co

J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning. J P Morgan Chase & Co currently has a GBX 3,750 ($49.83) price target on the stock. Several other equities analysts have also commented on the […]

Great Portland Estates Plc’s (GPOR) “Hold” Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd

Numis Securities Ltd reissued their hold rating on shares of Great Portland Estates Plc (LON:GPOR) in a research note published on Thursday morning. Numis Securities Ltd currently has a GBX 689 ($9.15) target price on the stock. A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Peel Hunt reiterated an add […]

BP plc (BP) Price Target Raised to GBX 540 at J P Morgan Chase & Co

BP plc (LON:BP) had its price target increased by J P Morgan Chase & Co from GBX 500 ($6.64) to GBX 540 ($7.18) in a research report released on Thursday. The brokerage currently has an overweight rating on the oil and gas exploration company’s stock. BP has been the subject of a number of other […]

Andalas Energy and Power PLC (ADL) Given Speculative Buy Rating at Beaufort Securities

Beaufort Securities reissued their speculative buy rating on shares of Andalas Energy and Power PLC (LON:ADL) in a research report released on Thursday morning. The brokerage currently has a GBX 0.20 ($0.00) target price on the stock. Shares of Andalas Energy and Power PLC (ADL) traded down 7.1038% on Thursday, reaching GBX 0.0425. The company’s […]

Traders Sell Shares of The Priceline Group Inc. (PCLN) on Strength (PCLN)

Investors sold shares of The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) on strength during trading on Friday. $132.95 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $162.50 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $29.55 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, The Priceline Group had […]

UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC (UKOG) Receives “Speculative Buy” Rating from Beaufort Securities

Beaufort Securities reaffirmed their speculative buy rating on shares of UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC (LON:UKOG) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Shares of UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC (UKOG) traded down 6.32% during trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 4.45. The stock had a trading volume of 102,397,621 shares. UK […]

Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSB) Given a GBX 2,650 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC set a GBX 2,650 ($35.21) target price on Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSB) in a report issued on Thursday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. RDSB has been the subject of several other research reports. Barclays PLC reissued an overweight rating and set a GBX 2,750 ($36.54) […]