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Workiva Inc. (WK) Rating Reiterated by SunTrust Banks, Inc.

Workiva Inc. (NYSE:WK)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at SunTrust Banks, Inc. in a research note issued on Wednesday. They currently have a $24.00 target price on the software maker’s stock, up from their previous target price of $22.00. SunTrust Banks, Inc.’s price target would suggest a potential upside of […]

Williams Capital Lowers PNM Resources, Inc. (Holding Co.) (PNM) to Sell

Williams Capital lowered shares of PNM Resources, Inc. (Holding Co.) (NYSE:PNM) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday, Marketbeat.com reports. Williams Capital currently has $38.00 price objective on the utilities provider’s stock. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on PNM. Jefferies Group LLC […]

First Industrial Realty Trust (FR) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows

Press coverage about First Industrial Realty Trust (NYSE:FR) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest […]

Wendy’s Company (The) (WEN) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds

Media coverage about Wendy’s Company (The) (NASDAQ:WEN) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores […]

Reviewing Noah Holdings (NOAH) & Oaktree Capital Group (OAK)

Noah Holdings (NYSE: NOAH) and Oaktree Capital Group (NYSE:OAK) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, profitability and valuation. Profitability This table compares Noah Holdings and Oaktree Capital Group’s net margins, return on […]

Tesoro Corporation (ANDV) versus Its Rivals Head-To-Head Contrast

Tesoro Corporation (NYSE: ANDV) is one of 39 public companies in the “Oil & Gas Refining and Marketing” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Tesoro Corporation to similar companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, earnings and profitability. Profitability This […]

Oceaneering International, Inc. (OII) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE:OII) saw a significant increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 12,772,727 shares, an increase of 68.5% from the August 15th total of 7,580,208 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,249,075 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 10.2 days. […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Trimble Inc (TRMB) Will Announce Earnings of $0.36 Per Share

Brokerages expect Trimble Inc (NASDAQ:TRMB) to announce earnings per share of $0.36 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Eight analysts have made estimates for Trimble’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.37 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.36. Trimble reported earnings of $0.33 per share in the […]

Nestle SA (NESN) PT Set at CHF 76 by Credit Suisse Group

Nestle SA (VTX:NESN) has been assigned a CHF 76 price objective by stock analysts at Credit Suisse Group in a research note issued on Wednesday. The firm presently has a “sell” rating on the stock. A number of other research firms have also recently commented on NESN. S&P Global set a CHF 95 target price […]

Centerra Gold Inc. (CG) Receives “Market Perform” Rating from BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets restated their market perform rating on shares of Centerra Gold Inc. (TSE:CG) in a research note published on Monday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. BMO Capital Markets currently has a C$10.00 price objective on the stock. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the company. CIBC upped their price objective on Centerra Gold from […]

Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Rating Increased to Hold at Vetr Inc.

Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) was upgraded by equities researchers at Vetr from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a $146.89 target price on the software company’s stock. Vetr‘s price objective would indicate a potential downside of 2.05% from the stock’s previous close. A number […]

Analysts Set Boston Scientific Co. (BSX) Price Target at $30.00

Shares of Boston Scientific Co. (NYSE:BSX) have been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the twenty-one ratings firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating, thirteen have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong […]

Hercules Capital Inc (HTGC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Hercules Capital Inc (NYSE:HTGC) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the thirteen ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have given a hold recommendation and six have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month […]

$0.21 Earnings Per Share Expected for Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN) This Quarter

Equities research analysts predict that Penn National Gaming, Inc. (NASDAQ:PENN) will post earnings of $0.21 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have provided estimates for Penn National Gaming’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.20 to $0.21. Penn National Gaming posted earnings of $0.51 per share in the […]

Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (ARP) Given Daily Media Impact Score of 0.26

News stories about Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ARP) have been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news 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 negative one to positive one, with […]

Brokerages Set Sigma Designs, Inc. (SIGM) Target Price at $7.50

Sigma Designs, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIGM) has been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the eight analysts that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price […]

MINDBODY (MB) and The Competition Financial Analysis

MINDBODY (NASDAQ: MB) is one of 115 publicly-traded companies in the “Software” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare MINDBODY to similar companies based on the strength of its dividends, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and earnings. Risk & Volatility MINDBODY has a beta of -0.45, suggesting that […]

Mulesoft (MULE) & Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Head-To-Head Review

Mulesoft (NASDAQ: MULE) and Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) are both mid-cap technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and risk. Profitability This table compares Mulesoft and Symantec Corporation’s net margins, return on equity and return […]

Medifast Inc (MED) Earns “Neutral” Rating from Sidoti

Medifast Inc (NYSE:MED)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Sidoti in a report released on Thursday. They presently have a $55.00 price objective on the specialty retailer’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $49.00. Sidoti’s price target would suggest a potential downside of 4.38% from the stock’s current price. […]

$616.76 Million in Sales Expected for Prologis, Inc. (PLD) This Quarter

Equities analysts expect that Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) will report $616.76 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Six analysts have issued estimates for Prologis’ earnings, with estimates ranging from $579.86 million to $647.40 million. Prologis reported sales of $704.57 million in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a negative year […]

Contrasting Overstock.com (OSTK) & Its Peers

Overstock.com (NASDAQ: OSTK) is one of 29 public companies in the “E-commerce & Auction Services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Overstock.com to related businesses based on the strength of its earnings, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and profitability. Insider & Institutional Ownership 44.3% of […]

Hess Corporation (HES) versus Alon USA Partners, (ALDW) Head to Head Analysis

Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES) and Alon USA Partners, (NYSE:ALDW) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, dividends, profitability, risk and analyst recommendations. Institutional & Insider Ownership 87.2% of Hess Corporation shares are owned by institutional investors. […]

Vanguard REIT Index Fund (VNQ) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.85

Vanguard REIT Index Fund (NYSEARCA:VNQ) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 21st, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 25th will be given a dividend of 0.854 per share by the exchange traded fund on Wednesday, September 27th. This represents a $3.42 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.06%. The ex-dividend […]

First Trust/Aberdeen Global Opportunity (FAM) to Issue $0.08 Monthly Dividend

First Trust/Aberdeen Global Opportunity (NYSE:FAM) declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, September 21st, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 3rd will be paid a dividend of 0.075 per share by the financial services provider on Monday, October 16th. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.59%. The ex-dividend […]

Walter Investment Management Corp. (WAC) Shares Gap Up to $0.73

Walter Investment Management Corp. (NYSE:WAC)’s share price gapped up prior to trading on Thursday . The stock had previously closed at $0.43, but opened at $0.73. Walter Investment Management Corp. shares last traded at $0.68, with a volume of 859,120 shares. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut Walter Investment Management Corp. from a “buy” rating to […]

CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. (CTMX) Major Shareholder Robert I. Tepper Sells 20,000 Shares

CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTMX) major shareholder Robert I. Tepper sold 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.00, for a total transaction of $360,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 54,293 shares in the company, valued […]

Arotech Corporation (ARTX) Stock Price Up 4.7%

Shares of Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ARTX) rose 4.7% on Thursday . The company traded as high as $3.85 and last traded at $3.93. Approximately 328,241 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 62% from the average daily volume of 202,855 shares. The stock had previously closed at $3.75. ARTX has been the subject of […]

Brenntag AG, Muehleim/Ruhr (BNTGY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Brenntag AG, Muehleim/Ruhr (NASDAQ:BNTGY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Thursday. The firm currently has a $12.00 price objective on the stock. According to Zacks, “Brenntag AG engages in the production and distribution of chemicals. It operates through the North America, Latin […]

CTPartners Executive Search (CTP) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of 0.05

Media stories about CTPartners Executive Search (NYSE:CTP) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative 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 -1 to 1, with scores closest to […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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%. […]

E&G Advisors LP Acquires 2,560 Shares of AT&T Inc. (T)

E&G Advisors LP grew its holdings in shares of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) by 6.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 44,960 shares of the technology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,560 shares during the period. E&G Advisors LP’s holdings in AT&T were worth $1,696,000 […]

Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC Sells 150 Shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC lowered its position in shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) by 0.1% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 164,759 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 150 shares during the period. Exxon Mobil Corporation […]

NxStage Medical, Inc. (NXTM) Holdings Cut by Russell Investments Group Ltd.

Russell Investments Group Ltd. lowered its stake in shares of NxStage Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTM) by 35.1% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 18,717 shares of the medical device company’s stock after selling 10,130 shares during the period. Russell Investments […]

Cambridge Advisors Inc. Has $968,000 Position in Chevron Corporation (CVX)

Cambridge Advisors Inc. continued to hold its position in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 9,281 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. Cambridge Advisors Inc.’s holdings […]

Netflix’s (NFLX) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank Of Canada

Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated their outperform rating on shares of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. They currently have a $210.00 target price on the Internet television network’s stock. Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Morgan Stanley set a $210.00 target price on […]

Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP) Given Overweight Rating at Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley reaffirmed their overweight rating on shares of Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. Morgan Stanley currently has a $94.00 target price on the semiconductor company’s stock. Other research analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a buy rating on shares of Microchip […]