Archive for Mark Dietrich

Banc of California (NYSE:BANC) Rating Increased to Strong-Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Banc of California (NYSE:BANC) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage presently has a $11.00 target price on the bank’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 14.23% […]

Colony Capital (NYSE:CLNY) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Colony Capital (NYSE:CLNY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Colony Capital, Inc. is a real estate and investment management firm. The company focused on investing in real estate and real estate-related assets. It serves health […]

Dana (NYSE:DAN) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Dana (NYSE:DAN) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Dana Inc. is a provider of technology driveline, sealing and thermal-management products. The company’s operating segment consists of Light Vehicle Driveline Technologies, Commercial Vehicle Driveline Technologies, Off-Highway […]

First Financial Northwest, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFNW) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $11.25 Million

Brokerages predict that First Financial Northwest, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFNW) will report $11.25 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for First Financial Northwest’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $11.30 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $11.20 million. First Financial Northwest posted sales […]

Equities Analysts Set Expectations for SOUTH32 LTD/S’s FY2022 Earnings (OTCMKTS:SOUHY)

SOUTH32 LTD/S (OTCMKTS:SOUHY) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Financial Group upped their FY2022 earnings per share estimates for shares of SOUTH32 LTD/S in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday, September 23rd. Jefferies Financial Group analyst C. Lafemina now expects that the basic materials company will post earnings of $0.60 per share […]

Innovation Shares Cannabis ETF (NYSEARCA:THCX) Stock Price Down 2.3%

Innovation Shares Cannabis ETF (NYSEARCA:THCX)’s stock price dropped 2.3% during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $8.04 and last traded at $8.09. Approximately 20,122 shares changed hands during trading, a decline of 56% from the average daily volume of 45,667 shares. The stock had previously closed at $8.28. The company has […]

Horizon Therapeutics PLC Expected to Post Q3 2020 Earnings of $1.10 Per Share (NASDAQ:HZNP)

Horizon Therapeutics PLC (NASDAQ:HZNP) – Analysts at Jefferies Financial Group increased their Q3 2020 EPS estimates for Horizon Therapeutics in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, September 23rd. Jefferies Financial Group analyst D. Steinberg now anticipates that the biopharmaceutical company will post earnings per share of $1.10 for the quarter, up from their prior […]

Investors Buy Large Volume of First Bancorp Put Options (NYSE:FBP)

First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock traders bought 20,003 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 2,301% compared to the average volume of 833 put options. A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in […]

CarMax Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:KMX)

CarMax, Inc (NYSE:KMX) saw unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Traders purchased 10,346 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,654% compared to the typical daily volume of 590 put options. In related news, Director Thomas J. Folliard sold 254,731 shares of CarMax stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 22nd. The […]

B. Riley Weighs in on Ameresco Inc’s FY2022 Earnings (NYSE:AMRC)

Ameresco Inc (NYSE:AMRC) – Analysts at B. Riley boosted their FY2022 earnings estimates for Ameresco in a report issued on Tuesday, September 22nd. B. Riley analyst C. Souther now expects that the utilities provider will earn $1.35 per share for the year, up from their prior forecast of $1.23. Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC) last issued its quarterly […]

SVB Leerink Equities Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN)

Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN) – Analysts at SVB Leerink reduced their FY2023 EPS estimates for Seattle Genetics in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, September 22nd. SVB Leerink analyst A. Berens now anticipates that the biotechnology company will post earnings per share of $5.96 for the year, down from their previous forecast of […]

Equities Analysts Issue Forecasts for Public Service Enterprise Group Inc.’s FY2023 Earnings (NYSE:PEG)

Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (NYSE:PEG) – KeyCorp raised their FY2023 earnings per share estimates for Public Service Enterprise Group in a note issued to investors on Monday, September 21st. KeyCorp analyst S. Karp now anticipates that the utilities provider will post earnings per share of $3.40 for the year, up from their prior estimate […]

$299.78 Million in Sales Expected for Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MLCO) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts forecast that Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MLCO) will report $299.78 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for Melco Resorts & Entertainment’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $340.50 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $259.05 million. […]

FY2021 EPS Estimates for Venator Materials PLC (NYSE:VNTR) Decreased by Truist Securiti

Venator Materials PLC (NYSE:VNTR) – Truist Securiti cut their FY2021 earnings estimates for shares of Venator Materials in a research report issued on Monday, September 21st. Truist Securiti analyst J. Sheehan now expects that the company will earn $0.17 per share for the year, down from their prior forecast of $0.27. Venator Materials (NYSE:VNTR) last […]

Everbridge Inc (NASDAQ:EVBG) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $68.46 Million

Wall Street brokerages predict that Everbridge Inc (NASDAQ:EVBG) will post sales of $68.46 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Eight analysts have issued estimates for Everbridge’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $68.70 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $68.30 million. Everbridge posted sales of $52.55 […]

Ashford (AINC) & The Competition Head to Head Analysis

Ashford (NYSE: AINC) is one of 43 publicly-traded companies in the “Management consulting services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Ashford to related businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, risk and valuation. Institutional and Insider Ownership 13.7% of Ashford […]

iShares Global Utilities ETF (NYSEARCA:JXI) Shares Pass Above Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $53.91

Shares of iShares Global Utilities ETF (NYSEARCA:JXI) passed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Thursday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $53.91 and traded as high as $54.97. iShares Global Utilities ETF shares last traded at $54.68, with a volume of 5,949 shares. The stock has […]

Citi Trends (NASDAQ:CTRN) Stock Crosses Above Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $15.73

Citi Trends, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTRN)’s stock price crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Thursday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $15.73 and traded as high as $23.44. Citi Trends shares last traded at $22.78, with a volume of 179,359 shares trading hands. Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on […]

TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL) Stock Crosses Above Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $64.12

TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL)’s share price crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Thursday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $64.12 and traded as high as $73.57. TAL Education Group shares last traded at $72.78, with a volume of 1,647,526 shares changing hands. Several analysts have weighed in on TAL […]

Titan Machinery (NASDAQ:TITN) Stock Price Passes Above 200-Day Moving Average of $10.51

Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN)’s stock price crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Thursday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $10.51 and traded as high as $13.14. Titan Machinery shares last traded at $12.96, with a volume of 108,964 shares traded. Several equities research analysts have issued reports on TITN […]

$120.00 Million in Sales Expected for Precision Drilling Corp (NYSE:PDS) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts expect Precision Drilling Corp (NYSE:PDS) (TSE:PD) to post sales of $120.00 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have issued estimates for Precision Drilling’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $111.74 million to $128.09 million. Precision Drilling reported sales of $284.47 million in the same quarter last year, […]

OTCMKTS:STAR.PG (OTCMKTS:STAR.PG) Trading Down 0.2%

OTCMKTS:STAR.PG (OTCMKTS:STAR.PG) shares dropped 0.2% during mid-day trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as $23.90 and last traded at $24.00. Approximately 6,018 shares were traded during trading, The stock had previously closed at $24.05. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $24.49. About OTCMKTS:STAR.PG (OTCMKTS:STAR.PG) iStar Inc (NYSE: STAR) is focused on reinventing […]

iShares iBonds Dec 2030 Term Treasury ETF (NASDAQ:IBTK) Shares Down 0.4%

Shares of iShares iBonds Dec 2030 Term Treasury ETF (NASDAQ:IBTK) were down 0.4% on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $25.10 and last traded at $25.01. Approximately 1,100 shares traded hands during trading, an increase of 55% from the average daily volume of 711 shares. The stock had previously closed at $25.10. The […]

Box Inc (NYSE:BOX) to Post Q3 2021 Earnings of ($0.09) Per Share, DA Davidson Forecasts

Box Inc (NYSE:BOX) – Equities research analysts at DA Davidson issued their Q3 2021 EPS estimates for shares of BOX in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, September 21st. DA Davidson analyst R. Jaluria expects that the software maker will post earnings of ($0.09) per share for the quarter. DA Davidson […]

Analyzing Hanger (NYSE:HNGR) and Acadia Healthcare (NYSE:ACHC)

Hanger (NYSE:HNGR) and Acadia Healthcare (NASDAQ:ACHC) are both medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability and risk. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Hanger and Acadia Healthcare’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation. […]

Nutanix Inc (NASDAQ:NTNX) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $305.47 Million

Brokerages forecast that Nutanix Inc (NASDAQ:NTNX) will announce $305.47 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Nine analysts have issued estimates for Nutanix’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $333.90 million and the lowest is $284.90 million. Nutanix reported sales of $314.77 million during the same quarter last year, which indicates a […]

O2Micro International Limited (NASDAQ:OIIM) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $18.30 Million

Wall Street brokerages forecast that O2Micro International Limited (NASDAQ:OIIM) will report sales of $18.30 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for O2Micro International’s earnings. O2Micro International reported sales of $16.03 million in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year over year growth […]

New Providence Acquisition (OTCMKTS:NPAUU) Shares Down 1.8%

New Providence Acquisition Corp. (OTCMKTS:NPAUU)’s stock price traded down 1.8% during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $10.56 and last traded at $10.56. 400 shares were traded during mid-day trading, a decline of 99% from the average session volume of 38,668 shares. The stock had previously closed at $10.75. The company’s […]

iPath US Treasury 5 year Bear ETN (NYSEARCA:DFVS) Trading Up 3.9%

iPath US Treasury 5 year Bear ETN (NYSEARCA:DFVS)’s stock price was up 3.9% during trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as $12.63 and last traded at $12.63. Approximately 1 shares were traded during mid-day trading, a decline of 100% from the average daily volume of 706 shares. The stock had previously closed […]

Invesco S&P MidCap Value with Momentum ETF (NYSEARCA:XMVM) Shares Down 0.1%

Invesco S&P MidCap Value with Momentum ETF (NYSEARCA:XMVM)’s share price traded down 0.1% during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $27.28 and last traded at $27.33. 1,577 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 90% from the average session volume of 15,183 shares. The stock had previously closed at […]

First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Smart Grid Infrastructure Index Fund (NYSEARCA:GRID) Stock Price Up 0.7%

First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Smart Grid Infrastructure Index Fund (NYSEARCA:GRID)’s share price rose 0.7% on Thursday . The company traded as high as $60.67 and last traded at $60.18. Approximately 4,284 shares were traded during mid-day trading, a decline of 32% from the average daily volume of 6,343 shares. The stock had previously closed […]

FY2020 Earnings Forecast for Fresnillo Plc Issued By Jefferies Financial Group (OTCMKTS:FNLPF)

Fresnillo Plc (OTCMKTS:FNLPF) – Jefferies Financial Group upped their FY2020 earnings per share estimates for shares of Fresnillo in a report issued on Wednesday, September 23rd. Jefferies Financial Group analyst A. Spence now anticipates that the basic materials company will earn $0.47 per share for the year, up from their prior forecast of $0.41. Several […]

CarMax (NYSE:KMX) Reaches New 52-Week High on Earnings Beat

CarMax, Inc (NYSE:KMX)’s share price hit a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday after the company announced better than expected quarterly earnings. The stock traded as high as $110.02 and last traded at $97.03, with a volume of 54942 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $105.93. The company reported $1.79 earnings per […]

FY2020 EPS Estimates for HBT Financial (NASDAQ:HBT) Raised by Analyst

HBT Financial (NASDAQ:HBT) – Equities research analysts at Piper Sandler increased their FY2020 EPS estimates for shares of HBT Financial in a research note issued on Tuesday, September 22nd. Piper Sandler analyst N. Race now forecasts that the company will post earnings per share of $1.38 for the year, up from their prior forecast of […]

Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc Expected to Earn FY2020 Earnings of ($0.52) Per Share (NASDAQ:IONS)

Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:IONS) – Stock analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald issued their FY2020 EPS estimates for Ionis Pharmaceuticals in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, September 22nd. Cantor Fitzgerald analyst E. Merle forecasts that the company will earn ($0.52) per share for the year. Cantor Fitzgerald has a “Neutral” rating and a $59.00 […]

Brokers Offer Predictions for MacroGenics Inc’s FY2020 Earnings (NASDAQ:MGNX)

MacroGenics Inc (NASDAQ:MGNX) – Stock analysts at SVB Leerink lifted their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of MacroGenics in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, September 21st. SVB Leerink analyst J. Chang now expects that the biopharmaceutical company will post earnings of ($3.74) per share for the year, […]

Brokers Offer Predictions for Centamin PLC’s FY2020 Earnings (OTCMKTS:CELTF)

Centamin PLC (OTCMKTS:CELTF) – Research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group increased their FY2020 earnings estimates for Centamin in a research note issued on Wednesday, September 23rd. Jefferies Financial Group analyst A. Spence now forecasts that the basic materials company will earn $0.21 per share for the year, up from their previous forecast of $0.18. Jefferies […]

Brokers Offer Predictions for Beazer Homes USA, Inc.’s FY2020 Earnings (NYSE:BZH)

Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) – Analysts at Wedbush lifted their FY2020 earnings per share estimates for Beazer Homes USA in a report released on Wednesday, September 23rd. Wedbush analyst J. Mccanless now anticipates that the construction company will post earnings per share of $1.65 for the year, up from their prior estimate of $1.53. […]

Eaton Vance (NYSE:EV) Downgraded by TheStreet

TheStreet cut shares of Eaton Vance (NYSE:EV) from a b- rating to a c+ rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday, TheStreetRatingsTable reports. Several other brokerages have also recently commented on EV. ValuEngine cut Eaton Vance from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Friday, August 21st. Cfra […]

Dongfeng Motor Group (OTCMKTS:DNFGY) and Aptiv (OTCMKTS:APTV) Head-To-Head Review

Dongfeng Motor Group (OTCMKTS:DNFGY) and Aptiv (NYSE:APTV) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends. Profitability This table compares Dongfeng Motor Group and Aptiv’s net margins, return on equity and return […]