Archive for Mark Dietrich

Vanda Pharmaceuticals (VNDA) Raised to Strong-Buy at BidaskClub

Vanda Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:VNDA) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Several other analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Vanda Pharmaceuticals from a “sell” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $17.00 price […]

Jones Lang LaSalle Sees Unusually High Options Volume (JLL)

Jones Lang LaSalle Inc (NYSE:JLL) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock traders purchased 704 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,308% compared to the typical daily volume of 50 call options. JLL opened at $169.48 on Thursday. The company has a market cap of $7.59 […]

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (RBA) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE:RBA) (TSE:RBA) was upgraded by ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. RBA has been the topic of a number of other reports. Royal Bank of Canada assumed coverage on shares of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers in a research report on Friday, […]

Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (HR) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:HR) was the target of a significant drop in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,211,898 shares, a drop of 38.7% from the May 15th total of 5,236,066 shares. Currently, 2.6% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average […]

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on KBR (KBR)

KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) saw unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Traders acquired 1,096 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 770% compared to the average daily volume of 126 put options. Several research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised KBR from a “hold” rating to a […]

Century Communities Sees Unusually High Options Volume (CCS)

Century Communities Inc (NYSE:CCS) was the target of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Stock traders acquired 1,010 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,430% compared to the typical volume of 66 put options. A number of research firms recently weighed in on CCS. Zelman & Associates began coverage on […]

OPKO Health (OPK) Stock Price Up 0% Following Insider Buying Activity

OPKO Health (NASDAQ:OPK) rose 0% during trading on Wednesday following insider buying activity. The company traded as high as $4.88 and last traded at $4.79. Approximately 5,545,695 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 11% from the average daily volume of 4,977,999 shares. The stock had previously closed at $4.79. Specifically, CEO Phillip Md […]

Deutsche Bank Analysts Give Grenke (GLJ) a €107.00 Price Target

Deutsche Bank set a €107.00 ($124.42) price objective on Grenke (ETR:GLJ) in a research note released on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Commerzbank set a €90.00 ($104.65) price target on shares of Grenke and gave the […]

Citigroup Begins Coverage on Valley National Bancorp (VLY)

Citigroup initiated coverage on shares of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY) in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning, MarketBeat reports. The firm issued a neutral rating and a $14.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on VLY. ValuEngine lowered shares […]

SThree (STHR) Earns Add Rating from Numis Securities

Numis Securities reaffirmed their add rating on shares of SThree (LON:STHR) in a research report released on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has a GBX 400 ($5.33) price target on the stock. Separately, Liberum Capital reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 425 ($5.66) price target on shares of SThree in a report on […]

Kinross Gold Co. (KGC) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

Kinross Gold Co. (NYSE:KGC) (TSE:K) was the target of a significant decline in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,503,144 shares, a decline of 40.5% from the May 15th total of 7,564,720 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 5,958,038 shares, the short-interest […]

Contrasting General Motors (GM) & Navistar International (NAV)

General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Navistar International (NYSE:NAV) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, risk and dividends. Volatility and Risk General Motors has a beta of 1.63, suggesting that its share price […]

Comparing Match Group (MTCH) & Alphabet Inc Class A (GOOGL)

Match Group (NASDAQ: MTCH) and Alphabet Inc Class A (NASDAQ:GOOGL) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings, valuation and institutional ownership. Volatility & Risk Match Group has a beta of 0.15, […]

Reckitt Benckiser Group (RB) Given a GBX 5,500 Price Target by Credit Suisse Group Analysts

Credit Suisse Group set a GBX 5,500 ($73.23) price objective on Reckitt Benckiser Group (LON:RB) in a report published on Monday. The brokerage currently has a sell rating on the stock. RB has been the subject of several other research reports. Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 8,000 ($106.51) target price […]

Obayashi (OBYCF) Downgraded by ValuEngine

ValuEngine downgraded shares of Obayashi (OTCMKTS:OBYCF) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Monday morning. Shares of OTCMKTS:OBYCF opened at $10.27 on Monday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.03, a current ratio of 1.09 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.22. Obayashi has a 1 year low of […]

Financial Comparison: China Eastern Airlines (CEA) and Its Rivals

China Eastern Airlines (NYSE: CEA) is one of 24 publicly-traded companies in the “Air transportation, scheduled” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare China Eastern Airlines to similar companies based on the strength of its risk, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings and dividends. Analyst Ratings This […]

$15.16 Million in Sales Expected for Gladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts expect Gladstone Investment Co. (NASDAQ:GAIN) to report $15.16 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have issued estimates for Gladstone Investment’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $15.43 million and the lowest is $14.85 million. Gladstone Investment reported sales of $13.62 million in the same quarter last […]

Coinonat (CXT) Hits Market Cap of $41,467.00

Coinonat (CURRENCY:CXT) traded down 1.6% against the US dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 23:00 PM Eastern on June 20th. One Coinonat coin can currently be purchased for about $0.0048 or 0.00000071 BTC on popular exchanges including Cryptopia, YoBit and CoinExchange. Coinonat has a total market cap of $41,467.00 and $318.00 worth of Coinonat […]

Cryptojacks (CJ) Price Hits $0.0005 on Top Exchanges

Cryptojacks (CURRENCY:CJ) traded up 2.3% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 23:00 PM Eastern on June 20th. Over the last week, Cryptojacks has traded 33.7% higher against the dollar. Cryptojacks has a market cap of $192,638.00 and $13,147.00 worth of Cryptojacks was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. One Cryptojacks […]

Electra Price Up 12.6% Over Last Week (ECA)

Electra (CURRENCY:ECA) traded 8% higher against the U.S. dollar during the 1-day period ending at 22:00 PM ET on June 20th. In the last week, Electra has traded 12.6% higher against the U.S. dollar. Electra has a market capitalization of $34.87 million and $128,874.00 worth of Electra was traded on exchanges in the last 24 […]

WM MORRISON SUP/ADR (MRWSY) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of WM MORRISON SUP/ADR (OTCMKTS:MRWSY) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the seven ratings firms that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have given a hold recommendation and two have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. A […]

Brink’s (BCO) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Brokerages

Brink’s (NYSE:BCO) has been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the eight brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and six have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price objective among analysts that have updated their […]

Olympus Labs (MOT) Trading Up 31.7% This Week

Olympus Labs (CURRENCY:MOT) traded up 5.9% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 22:00 PM ET on June 20th. One Olympus Labs token can currently be purchased for $0.32 or 0.00004754 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including Kyber Network, Bibox and OKEx. Olympus Labs has a market capitalization of $12.17 million and approximately $184,562.00 […]

Aidos Kuneen (ADK) Trading Up 12.9% This Week

Aidos Kuneen (CURRENCY:ADK) traded 3.7% higher against the US dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 22:00 PM ET on June 20th. One Aidos Kuneen coin can currently be purchased for $22.52 or 0.00333000 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges. In the last seven days, Aidos Kuneen has traded up 12.9% against the US dollar. […]

Cesca Therapeutics (KOOL) Stock Price Down 9.1%

Cesca Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:KOOL) shares dropped 9.1% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The company traded as low as $0.49 and last traded at $0.50. Approximately 1,291,300 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 206% from the average daily volume of 422,214 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.55. KOOL has been the […]

Lawson Products, Inc. (LAWS) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.23 Per Share

Brokerages predict that Lawson Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAWS) will report $0.23 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for Lawson Products’ earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.28 and the lowest is $0.18. Lawson Products reported earnings per share of $0.20 during the same quarter last year, […]

Fonziecoin Price Reaches $0.0012 on Top Exchanges (FONZ)

Fonziecoin (CURRENCY:FONZ) traded flat against the US dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 22:00 PM ET on June 20th. In the last week, Fonziecoin has traded flat against the US dollar. One Fonziecoin coin can currently be purchased for about $0.0012 or 0.00000013 BTC on major exchanges. Fonziecoin has a total market cap […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect Epizyme Inc (EPZM) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.15 Million

Wall Street brokerages expect Epizyme Inc (NASDAQ:EPZM) to announce $2.15 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have provided estimates for Epizyme’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $4.20 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $100,000.00. Epizyme posted sales of $10.00 million […]

Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Virginia Electric & Power (VEL) Share Price

News headlines about Virginia Electric & Power (NYSE:VEL) have trended positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news 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 […]

Frontier Communications (FTR) Trading Down 0%

Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) fell 0% on Wednesday . The company traded as low as $7.28 and last traded at $7.31. 3,139,787 shares were traded during trading, a decline of 3% from the average session volume of 3,239,864 shares. The stock had previously closed at $7.31. A number of brokerages have weighed in on FTR. […]

GoPro (GPRO) Stock Price Up 0%

GoPro Inc (NASDAQ:GPRO) rose 0% on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $6.75 and last traded at $6.63. Approximately 4,816,031 shares traded hands during trading, an increase of 13% from the average daily volume of 4,278,264 shares. The stock had previously closed at $6.63. GPRO has been the subject of several recent analyst […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect Kforce Inc. (KFRC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.64 Per Share

Analysts expect that Kforce Inc. (NASDAQ:KFRC) will post earnings of $0.64 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have provided estimates for Kforce’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.63 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.64. Kforce reported earnings of $0.44 per share during the […]

Monaco (MCO) Trading Up 5.4% Over Last Week

Monaco (CURRENCY:MCO) traded down 0.1% against the US dollar during the 1 day period ending at 21:00 PM Eastern on June 20th. Monaco has a total market capitalization of $81.28 million and approximately $6.23 million worth of Monaco was traded on exchanges in the last day. In the last week, Monaco has traded up 5.4% […]

XTRABYTES Achieves Market Capitalization of $13.09 Million (XBY)

XTRABYTES (CURRENCY:XBY) traded 4.3% lower against the dollar during the one day period ending at 21:00 PM E.T. on June 20th. One XTRABYTES coin can now be purchased for about $0.0304 or 0.00000451 BTC on exchanges including Cryptopia, CoinFalcon and C-CEX. XTRABYTES has a market cap of $13.09 million and approximately $76,386.00 worth of XTRABYTES […]

Solarflarecoin (SFC) Price Reaches $0.0059 on Top Exchanges

Solarflarecoin (CURRENCY:SFC) traded down 9.4% against the US dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 21:00 PM ET on June 20th. Solarflarecoin has a total market capitalization of $83,014.00 and $763.00 worth of Solarflarecoin was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Solarflarecoin coin can currently be bought for $0.0059 or 0.00000087 BTC […]

Qbic Price Hits $0.20 (QBIC)

Qbic (CURRENCY:QBIC) traded 8.3% higher against the dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 20:00 PM Eastern on June 20th. Qbic has a market cap of $446,357.00 and approximately $5,051.00 worth of Qbic was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Qbic coin can currently be bought for approximately $0.20 or 0.00003004 BTC on […]

Nuveen Build America Bond Opp Fund (NBD) Receives Daily News Impact Score of 0.12

Media coverage about Nuveen Build America Bond Opp Fund (NYSE:NBD) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with […]

Ultra Petroleum (UPL) Bonds Trading 1.4% Lower

An issue of Ultra Petroleum Corp (NASDAQ:UPL) bonds fell 1.4% against their face value during trading on Wednesday. The high-yield debt issue has a 6.875% coupon and is set to mature on April 15, 2022. The debt is now trading at $71.50 and was trading at $73.56 last week. Price moves in a company’s bonds […]

EventChain 1-Day Volume Hits $2,010.00 (EVC)

EventChain (CURRENCY:EVC) traded 8.3% lower against the US dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 20:00 PM E.T. on June 20th. EventChain has a market cap of $793,381.00 and approximately $2,010.00 worth of EventChain was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. One EventChain token can now be purchased for about $0.0254 or 0.00000376 […]

$0.26 Earnings Per Share Expected for Northwest Bancshares, Inc. (NWBI) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts forecast that Northwest Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:NWBI) will announce earnings per share of $0.26 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have provided estimates for Northwest Bancshares’ earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.26 and the lowest is $0.25. Northwest Bancshares posted earnings per share of $0.22 in the same quarter […]