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Financial Analysis: SunPower (SPWR) versus BioSolar (BSRC)

SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) and BioSolar (OTCMKTS:BSRC) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability and dividends. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for SunPower and BioSolar, as […]

Financial Review: Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) & Golden Growers Coop (GGROU)

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE:ADM) and Golden Growers Coop (OTCMKTS:GGROU) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, risk, earnings and dividends. Insider & Institutional Ownership 77.0% of Archer Daniels Midland shares are held by […]

Insider Selling: Equinix Inc (EQIX) CEO Sells 500 Shares of Stock

Equinix Inc (NASDAQ:EQIX) CEO Charles J. Meyers sold 500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $439.91, for a total value of $219,955.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 6,164 shares in the company, valued at approximately […]

PNC Financial Services Group Inc. Increases Stake in First Bancorp (FBP)

PNC Financial Services Group Inc. lifted its stake in shares of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) by 711.8% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 53,409 shares of the bank’s stock after buying an additional 46,830 shares during the period. PNC Financial Services Group Inc.’s holdings in First Bancorp were worth $460,000 at the end […]

Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Shares Sold by Prudential Financial Inc.

Prudential Financial Inc. lessened its stake in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) by 54.1% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,558,831 shares of the healthcare product maker’s stock after selling 3,011,082 shares during the quarter. Prudential Financial Inc.’s holdings in Abbott Laboratories were worth […]

Prudential Financial Inc. Has $1.95 Million Stake in OceanFirst Financial Corp. (OCFC)

Prudential Financial Inc. increased its holdings in shares of OceanFirst Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:OCFC) by 12.2% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 86,757 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock after buying an additional 9,450 shares during […]

Puma Exploration (PUM) Reaches New 1-Year Low at $0.03

Puma Exploration Inc (CVE:PUM) reached a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Monday . The company traded as low as C$0.03 and last traded at C$0.00, with a volume of 22500 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at C$0.08. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: “[[title]]” was originally posted by [[site]] and is owned by […]

Prudential Financial Inc. Decreases Holdings in Winnebago Industries, Inc. (WGO)

Prudential Financial Inc. lowered its holdings in shares of Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WGO) by 52.6% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 86,609 shares of the construction company’s stock after selling 96,093 shares during the quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. owned about 0.27% […]

Prudential Financial Inc. Has $2 Million Stake in Meta Financial Group Inc. (CASH)

Prudential Financial Inc. boosted its holdings in Meta Financial Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CASH) by 411.1% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 102,994 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock after buying an additional 82,842 shares during the period. Prudential Financial Inc.’s holdings in Meta Financial Group were worth $1,997,000 at the […]

Prudential Financial Inc. Sells 2,560 Shares of The Medicines Company (MDCO)

Prudential Financial Inc. lessened its holdings in shares of The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO) by 2.3% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 107,052 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,560 shares during the period. Prudential Financial Inc. owned 0.14% […]

Paul S. Mellinger Sells 550 Shares of Carbonite Inc (CARB) Stock

Carbonite Inc (NASDAQ:CARB) SVP Paul S. Mellinger sold 550 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.58, for a total value of $13,519.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC […]

Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund Takes Position in Quorum Health Corp (QHC)

Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund bought a new stake in shares of Quorum Health Corp (NYSE:QHC) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund bought 9,711 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $28,000. Several other large investors also recently made changes to their […]

Rhumbline Advisers Purchases 12,607 Shares of American Software, Inc. (AMSWA)

Rhumbline Advisers raised its position in American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMSWA) by 34.6% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 49,095 shares of the software maker’s stock after buying an additional 12,607 shares during the quarter. Rhumbline Advisers owned about 0.16% of American Software worth $513,000 as […]

Care.com Inc (CRCM) Shares Bought by Rhumbline Advisers

Rhumbline Advisers lifted its holdings in shares of Care.com Inc (NYSE:CRCM) by 46.6% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 25,842 shares of the information services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 8,216 shares during the quarter. Rhumbline Advisers’ holdings in Care.com were […]

Boeing Co (BA) Holdings Increased by Parsons Capital Management Inc. RI

Parsons Capital Management Inc. RI boosted its position in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) by 6.2% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 24,166 shares of the aircraft producer’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,401 shares during the period. Boeing comprises approximately 1.0% of Parsons Capital Management Inc. […]

5,173 Shares in Geospace Technologies Co. (GEOS) Purchased by Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund

Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund purchased a new stake in Geospace Technologies Co. (NASDAQ:GEOS) in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund purchased 5,173 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock, valued at approximately $53,000. A number of other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the business. Rhumbline Advisers boosted its holdings […]

Stone Run Capital LLC Increases Holdings in PerkinElmer, Inc. (PKI)

Stone Run Capital LLC raised its holdings in shares of PerkinElmer, Inc. (NYSE:PKI) by 10.8% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 49,200 shares of the medical research company’s stock after acquiring an additional 4,800 shares during the period. […]

Northwest Pipe (NWPX) Upgraded to “Strong-Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Northwest Pipe (NASDAQ:NWPX) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a report issued on Tuesday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $28.00 target price on the industrial products company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Northwest Pipe Company manufactures welded steel pipe in two business segments. In its Water Transmission […]

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BMRN) CEO Jean Jacques Bienaime Sells 4,000 Shares of Stock

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:BMRN) CEO Jean Jacques Bienaime sold 4,000 shares of BioMarin Pharmaceutical stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $94.40, for a total value of $377,600.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 300,558 shares […]

Neogen (NEOG) Upgraded to Buy at Craig Hallum

Craig Hallum upgraded shares of Neogen (NASDAQ:NEOG) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Tuesday, MarketBeat.com reports. Craig Hallum currently has $62.76 price target on the stock. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. ValuEngine upgraded Neogen from a hold rating to a buy […]

bitBTC Trading 0.1% Higher Over Last 7 Days (BITBTC)

bitBTC (CURRENCY:BITBTC) traded 0.1% higher against the U.S. dollar during the 1-day period ending at 8:00 AM Eastern on March 20th. bitBTC has a market capitalization of $140,253.00 and $29.00 worth of bitBTC was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. Over the last seven days, bitBTC has traded 0.1% higher against the U.S. […]

Synopsys, Inc. (SNPS) General Counsel John F. Runkel, Jr. Sells 5,000 Shares of Stock

Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) General Counsel John F. Runkel, Jr. sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $109.51, for a total transaction of $547,550.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this […]

Brokerages Anticipate Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (BECN) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.26 Per Share

Equities research analysts expect that Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ:BECN) will report ($0.26) earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Ten analysts have issued estimates for Beacon Roofing Supply’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is ($0.17) and the lowest is ($0.33). Beacon Roofing Supply reported earnings of ($0.35) per share during the […]

Eagle Bancorp (EGBN) – Research Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates

Eagle Bancorp (NASDAQ: EGBN) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms: 3/16/2019 – Eagle Bancorp was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating. 3/6/2019 – Eagle Bancorp was downgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating. 3/6/2019 – Eagle […]

St. Joe (JOE) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of St. Joe (NYSE:JOE) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Shares of St. Joe have outperformed its industry over the past three months. The company and HomeCorp announced a joint venture to develop, manage and lease apartments in Watersound, […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Studio City International (MSC) to Sell

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Studio City International (NYSE:MSC) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Studio City International Holdings Limited provides cinematically-themed, gaming, retail and entertainment resort services. Studio City International Holdings Limited is based in Hong Kong. “ A number of […]

Two Sigma Investments LP Increases Stake in Qiagen NV (QGEN)

Two Sigma Investments LP grew its stake in shares of Qiagen NV (NYSE:QGEN) by 1.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 634,308 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 10,767 shares during the period. Two Sigma Investments LP’s holdings […]

Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC Invests $3.38 Million in Johnson Controls International PLC (JCI)

Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Johnson Controls International PLC (NYSE:JCI) in the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm purchased 114,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,380,000. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the […]

Susquehanna Fundamental Investments LLC Takes Position in Tupperware Brands Co. (TUP)

Susquehanna Fundamental Investments LLC acquired a new position in shares of Tupperware Brands Co. (NYSE:TUP) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 13,200 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $417,000. A number of other large investors also recently bought […]

Magenta Therapeutics (MGTA) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.03 EPS

Magenta Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MGTA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported ($0.50) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.53) by $0.03, MarketWatch Earnings reports. NASDAQ:MGTA opened at $18.46 on Wednesday. Magenta Therapeutics has a 12 month low of $5.31 and a 12 month high of $19.74. […]

Caretrust REIT Inc (CTRE) Raises Dividend to $0.23 Per Share

Caretrust REIT Inc (NASDAQ:CTRE) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 19th, NASDAQ reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of 0.225 per share by the real estate investment trust on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $0.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.89%. The […]

Cedar Fair (FUN) Downgraded by TheStreet to C

TheStreet downgraded shares of Cedar Fair (NYSE:FUN) from a b- rating to a c rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut Cedar Fair from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a report […]

Capstone Financial Advisors Inc. Cuts Stake in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust (MDY)

Capstone Financial Advisors Inc. lessened its holdings in shares of SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:MDY) by 10.8% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 67,805 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 8,198 shares during the period. […]

46,485 Shares in Axonics Modulation Technologies Inc (AXNX) Purchased by Diag Capital Management LP

Diag Capital Management LP purchased a new position in Axonics Modulation Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:AXNX) during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund purchased 46,485 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $702,000. Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Perceptive Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of […]

Diag Capital Management LP Takes Position in Haemonetics Co. (HAE)

Diag Capital Management LP bought a new stake in shares of Haemonetics Co. (NYSE:HAE) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 21,220 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock, valued at approximately $2,123,000. Haemonetics accounts for 2.4% of Diag Capital Management LP’s […]

Edge Capital Group LLC Invests $3.57 Million in Schwab US Large-Cap ETF (SCHX)

Edge Capital Group LLC purchased a new stake in Schwab US Large-Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:SCHX) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 59,715 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,565,000. Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares […]

Insider Buying: Independence Contract Drilling Inc (ICD) Director Buys 9,888 Shares of Stock

Independence Contract Drilling Inc (NYSE:ICD) Director Credit Opportunity Master Msd acquired 9,888 shares of Independence Contract Drilling stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 15th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $2.86 per share, with a total value of $28,279.68. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the […]

Safe Trade Coin (XSTC) Reaches Market Capitalization of $13,323.00

Safe Trade Coin (CURRENCY:XSTC) traded up 0.6% against the dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 9:00 AM Eastern on March 20th. One Safe Trade Coin coin can currently be bought for about $0.0000 or 0.00000001 BTC on exchanges including $18.94, $20.33, $50.98 and $24.43. During the last seven days, Safe Trade Coin has traded […]

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA) Insider Deborah A. Griffin Sells 943 Shares

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (NYSE:TEVA) insider Deborah A. Griffin sold 943 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.63, for a total value of $15,682.09. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 943 shares in the company, valued at $15,682.09. The […]

Schnitzer Steel Industries (SCHN) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance

Schnitzer Steel Industries (NASDAQ:SCHN) issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.44-0.48 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.43. NASDAQ SCHN opened at $24.12 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25, a quick ratio of […]