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The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Grows Position in Kinsale Capital Group, Inc. (KNSL)

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its holdings in Kinsale Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:KNSL) by 15.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 302,747 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 40,886 shares during […]

Franklin Resources (BEN) versus Its Competitors Financial Review

Franklin Resources (NYSE: BEN) is one of 55 publicly-traded companies in the “Investment Management & Fund Operators” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Franklin Resources to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, earnings, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership. Dividends Franklin Resources pays an […]

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Sells 730,397 Shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company trimmed its holdings in shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) by 45.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 884,232 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock after selling 730,397 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company owned approximately […]

Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership Sells 36,419 Shares of PCM, Inc. (PCMI)

Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership cut its holdings in PCM, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCMI) by 30.9% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 81,258 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after selling 36,419 shares during the quarter. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership owned about 0.65% […]

12,586 Shares in Extreme Networks, Inc. (EXTR) Purchased by BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd

BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of Extreme Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXTR) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund acquired 12,586 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $116,000. A number of other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings […]

BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd Takes $142,000 Position in Silvercorp Metals Inc (SVM)

BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd bought a new stake in shares of Silvercorp Metals Inc (NYSE:SVM) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund bought 44,140 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $142,000. A number of other institutional investors also recently made changes to […]

Macquarie Group Ltd. Buys 17,857 Shares of Western Union Company (The) (WU)

Macquarie Group Ltd. increased its stake in Western Union Company (The) (NYSE:WU) by 14.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 140,161 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after buying an additional 17,857 shares during the quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd.’s holdings […]

Intel Corp (INQ) PT Set at $46.00 by Stifel Nicolaus

Intel Corp (NYSE:INQ) received a $46.00 target price from equities researchers at Stifel Nicolaus in a research report issued on Friday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a $45.00 price target on shares of […]

Royal Bank of Canada Buys 14,231 Shares of Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc. (RUTH)

Royal Bank of Canada boosted its stake in Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:RUTH) by 6.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 229,042 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock after acquiring an additional 14,231 shares during the period. Royal Bank of Canada […]

Comparing Planet Fitness (PLNT) and YogaWorks (YOGA)

Planet Fitness (NYSE: PLNT) and YogaWorks (NASDAQ:YOGA) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation and risk. Profitability This table compares Planet Fitness and YogaWorks’ net margins, return on equity and return […]

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Cuts Stake in Phillips 66 (PSX)

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. lowered its position in shares of Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) by 11.2% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 12,018 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 1,510 shares during the period. First […]

Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Buy Rating for Randgold Resources Limited (RRS)

Jefferies Group LLC reissued their buy rating on shares of Randgold Resources Limited (LON:RRS) in a report released on Thursday morning, Marketbeat reports. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a GBX 9,000 ($119.59) target price on the stock. Several other brokerages have also issued reports on RRS. J P Morgan Chase & Co increased their target […]

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF) Trading Down 5.6%

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF)’s share price traded down 5.6% during trading on Friday . The stock traded as low as $6.88 and last traded at $7.02. 28,536,130 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 174% from the average session volume of 10,415,100 shares. The stock had previously closed at $7.44. Several equities […]

South32 Ltd (S32) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Macquarie

South32 Ltd (LON:S32)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reissued by equities researchers at Macquarie in a research note issued on Friday. They currently have a GBX 200 ($2.66) price target on the stock. Macquarie’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 7.24% from the company’s previous close. S32 has been the subject of several […]

pdvWireless, Inc. (PDVW) Upgraded to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of pdvWireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDVW) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Wednesday. They currently have $36.00 price target on the wireless provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “pdvWireless, Inc. develops and sells wireless communications applications. It offers cloud-based pdvConnect mobile resource management solutions that […]

KeyCorp Analysts Give Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS) a $13.00 Price Target

KeyCorp set a $13.00 target price on Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) in a report published on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the technology company’s stock. A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on VIPS. Deutsche Bank AG downgraded Vipshop Holdings Limited from a buy rating to a hold […]

Centamin PLC (CEY) PT Lowered to GBX 155 at Jefferies Group LLC

Centamin PLC (LON:CEY) had its price objective lowered by Jefferies Group LLC from GBX 170 ($2.26) to GBX 155 ($2.06) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, Marketbeat reports. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a hold rating on the mining company’s stock. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in […]

USA Compression Partners, LP (USAC) To Go Ex-Dividend on October 27th

USA Compression Partners, LP (NYSE:USAC) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 30th will be given a dividend of 0.525 per share by the oil and gas company on Friday, November 10th. This represents a $2.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Vodafone AirTouch Plc is the world’s largest international mobile communications firm. Their primary operation is in digital and analog cellular telephone networks of Vodafone. “ […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades UTStarcom Holdings Corp (UTSI) to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of UTStarcom Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:UTSI) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $3.50 price target on the Wireless communications provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “UTStarcom Holdings Corp. is engaged in providing interactive Protocol based network solutions. The Company […]

Windstream Holdings Inc (WIN) Bonds Drop 2.3% During Trading

An issue of Windstream Holdings Inc (NYSE:WIN) debt fell 2.3% as a percentage of its face value during trading on Friday. The debt issue has a 7.5% coupon and will mature on June 1, 2022. The debt is now trading at $76.25 and was trading at $74.00 one week ago. Price changes in a company’s […]

Conn’s, Inc. (CONN) Earns Overweight Rating from KeyCorp

KeyCorp reiterated their overweight rating on shares of Conn’s, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN) in a report issued on Wednesday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. KeyCorp currently has a $42.00 price target on the specialty retailer’s stock, up from their prior price target of $24.00. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Conn’s’ Q3 2018 earnings at ($0.02) EPS, Q4 2018 earnings […]

CVS Health Corporation (CVS) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.50 on November 3rd

CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, September 19th, RTT News reports. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 24th will be paid a dividend of 0.50 per share by the pharmacy operator on Friday, November 3rd. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.61%. The […]

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Has $47.81 Million Holdings in Caseys General Stores, Inc. (CASY)

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its position in shares of Caseys General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) by 8.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 446,334 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 34,304 shares during the quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP […]

ENB Financial Corp. (ENBP) Director Buys $18,260.00 in Stock

ENB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:ENBP) Director Joshua E. Hoffman purchased 550 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, October 19th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $33.20 per share, for a total transaction of $18,260.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange […]

Critical Comparison: Oasis Midstream Partners (OMP) versus Gulf Island Fabrication (GIFI)

Oasis Midstream Partners (NYSE: OMP) and Gulf Island Fabrication (NASDAQ:GIFI) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for […]

Guggenheim CurrencyShares Euro Trust (FXE) Shares Sold by Virtu KCG Holdings LLC

Virtu KCG Holdings LLC trimmed its position in Guggenheim CurrencyShares Euro Trust (NYSE:FXE) by 64.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 2,412 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 4,301 shares during the period. Virtu KCG Holdings […]

Actuant Corporation (ATU) Holdings Held by Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky maintained its stake in Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 18,500 shares of the industrial products company’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. Teachers […]

BofI Holding, Inc. (BOFI) Stake Raised by Virtu KCG Holdings LLC

Virtu KCG Holdings LLC increased its position in shares of BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOFI) by 41.8% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 11,560 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,408 shares during the quarter. […]

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky Has $435,000 Holdings in ESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE)

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky maintained its position in ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 7,300 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Teachers Retirement System […]

Marston's PLC (MARS) Given New GBX 110 Price Target at Deutsche Bank AG

Marston's PLC (LON:MARS) had its price objective cut by Deutsche Bank AG from GBX 135 ($1.79) to GBX 110 ($1.46) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a hold rating on the stock. Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Peel Hunt restated an add rating and issued […]

BidaskClub Downgrades Smart Sand Inc (SND) to Hold

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Smart Sand Inc (NYSE:SND) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Deutsche Bank AG began coverage on Smart Sand in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. They issued a […]

Secure Trust Bank Plc’s (STB) Buy Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

Shore Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Secure Trust Bank Plc (LON:STB) in a report published on Wednesday morning. Several other brokerages have also recently weighed in on STB. Canaccord Genuity dropped their price objective on Secure Trust Bank Plc from GBX 2,585 ($34.35) to GBX 2,470 ($32.82) and set a buy rating […]

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Increases Position in Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. (SHO)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC lifted its position in shares of Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. (NYSE:SHO) by 5.5% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 370,512 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 19,268 shares […]

Investors Sell Shares of Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (JUNO) on Strength (JUNO)

Investors sold shares of Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:JUNO) on strength during trading on Friday. $12.71 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $35.59 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $22.88 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, Juno Therapeutics had the 0th […]

East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC) Rating Reiterated by DA Davidson

East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at DA Davidson in a research note issued on Friday. They presently have a $63.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. DA Davidson’s price target points to a potential upside of 2.66% from the stock’s current price. DA Davidson also […]

INVESCO MORTGAGE CAPITAL INC (IVR) Position Increased by Fmr LLC

Fmr LLC lifted its stake in INVESCO MORTGAGE CAPITAL INC (NYSE:IVR) by 71.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,712,523 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 712,600 shares during the period. Fmr LLC owned […]

Box, Inc. (BOX) Position Increased by Vanguard Group Inc.

Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in Box, Inc. (NYSE:BOX) by 79.0% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 7,977,960 shares of the software maker’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,521,030 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. owned […]

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (GPI) Position Boosted by Vanguard Group Inc.

Vanguard Group Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE:GPI) by 5.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,275,649 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 122,130 shares during the quarter. Vanguard […]

Fmr LLC Buys 335,381 Shares of TriNet Group, Inc. (TNET)

Fmr LLC grew its stake in TriNet Group, Inc. (NYSE:TNET) by 58.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 906,982 shares of the business services provider’s stock after buying an additional 335,381 shares during the period. Fmr LLC owned 1.31% […]