Archive for Mark Dietrich

Nabriva Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NBRV) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Nabriva Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NBRV) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Nabriva Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the research and development of new medicines to treat serious bacterial infections, with a focus on the […]

Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital (NASDAQ:PFLT) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital (NASDAQ:PFLT) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. is a business development company. It is a closed-end, externally managed and non-diversified investment company. Its investment objectives are to […]

Redfin (NASDAQ:RDFN) Lifted to Positive at Susquehanna Bancshares

Susquehanna Bancshares upgraded shares of Redfin (NASDAQ:RDFN) from a neutral rating to a positive rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has $23.00 price target on the stock. Several other brokerages have also recently weighed in on RDFN. BidaskClub raised Acceleron Pharma from a strong sell rating […]

Loop Industries (NASDAQ:LOOP) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Loop Industries (NASDAQ:LOOP) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Wednesday morning, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has $14.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “Loop Industries Inc. is a technology company. It created a revolutionary process which […]

Royal Bank of Canada Raises Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) Price Target to $267.00

Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) had its price objective raised by Royal Bank of Canada to $267.00 in a research note published on Wednesday, The Fly reports. Royal Bank of Canada currently has an outperform rating on the business services provider’s stock. Several other analysts have also commented on the stock. Credit Suisse Group set a GBX 3,090 […]

IPG Photonics (NASDAQ:IPGP) Earns Buy Rating from Needham & Company LLC

Needham & Company LLC reissued their buy rating on shares of IPG Photonics (NASDAQ:IPGP) in a research note released on Wednesday, The Fly reports. Needham & Company LLC currently has a $150.00 price target on the semiconductor company’s stock. Other analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of […]

IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ:IAC) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ:IAC) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “IAC is a leading media and Internet company. It is organized into four segments: The Match Group, which consists of dating, education and fitness businesses with brands […]

Kala Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:KALA) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Kala Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:KALA) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Kala Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company. It focused on the development and commercialization of therapeutics through its nanoparticle-based Mucus Penetrating Particles technology. […]

Cathay General Bancorp (NASDAQ:CATY) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS

Cathay General Bancorp (NASDAQ:CATY) released its earnings results on Wednesday. The bank reported $0.90 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.86 by $0.04, Briefing.com reports. Cathay General Bancorp had a net margin of 34.86% and a return on equity of 12.73%. The business had revenue of $156.17 million for the quarter, compared […]

Danaher (NYSE:DHR) Updates FY 2019 Earnings Guidance

Danaher (NYSE:DHR) issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.75-4.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.78. Danaher also updated its FY19 guidance to $4.75-4.80 EPS. Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on […]

CSX (NASDAQ:CSX) Earns “Market Perform” Rating from Cowen

Cowen reiterated their market perform rating on shares of CSX (NASDAQ:CSX) in a report published on Wednesday morning, Briefing.com Automated Import reports. They currently have a $78.00 price objective on the transportation company’s stock, down from their prior price objective of $80.00. CSX has been the topic of a number of other reports. Credit Suisse […]

DA Davidson Boosts Commerce Bancshares (NASDAQ:CBSH) Price Target to $62.00

Commerce Bancshares (NASDAQ:CBSH) had its target price hoisted by DA Davidson to $62.00 in a research note released on Wednesday morning, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of […]

Park Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:PK) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Park Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:PK) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. is a lodging Real Estate Company. The company operates luxury hotels and resorts in USA and international market. Park […]

Osisko gold royalties (NYSE:OR) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Osisko gold royalties (NYSE:OR) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Osisko Gold Ltd is a mining company which is engaged in exploration and mining for gold and other precious metals. Osisko Gold Ltd is headquartered in […]

Eiger Biopharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:EIGR) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Eiger Biopharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:EIGR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Tuesday morning, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has $12.00 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company which develops and manufactures drugs and […]

Exelixis (NASDAQ:EXEL) Upgraded at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Exelixis (NASDAQ:EXEL) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, ValuEngine reports. Several other research firms have also issued reports on EXEL. Oppenheimer set a $13.00 price target on shares of Alpine Immune Sciences and gave the stock a buy rating in […]

IBM (NYSE:IBM) Updates FY 2019 Earnings Guidance

IBM (NYSE:IBM) issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $13.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $13.90. IBM also updated its FY19 guidance to $13.90 EPS. IBM stock opened at $149.68 on Friday. IBM […]

Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.06 EPS

Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The business services provider reported $0.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.06, Briefing.com reports. The business had revenue of $106.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $95.77 million. Exponent had a […]

East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) Posts Earnings Results, Hits Estimates

East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The financial services provider reported $1.24 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.24, Morningstar.com reports. East West Bancorp had a net margin of 32.92% and a return on equity of 15.42%. The business had revenue of $420.09 million for the […]

Line (NYSE:LN) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Line (NYSE:LN) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “LINE Corporation develops and operates the LINE application for smartphones. It offers messenger services which include free messages, voice calls and video calls. The company […]

Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD) Downgraded to Underweight at Barclays

Barclays downgraded shares of Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD) (TSE:RGL) from an equal weight rating to an underweight rating in a report released on Tuesday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Barclays currently has $105.00 price objective on the basic materials company’s stock, up from their prior price objective of $88.00. RGLD has been the topic of a number of other […]

TG Therapeutics (NASDAQ:TGTX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of TG Therapeutics (NASDAQ:TGTX) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “TG Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the acquisition, development and commercialization of pharmaceutical products for the treatment of cancer and […]

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Given New $230.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) had its price target increased by Deutsche Bank from $220.00 to $230.00 in a report issued on Tuesday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has a buy rating on the social networking company’s stock. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Vistra Energy from a hold rating […]

Synlogic (NASDAQ:SYBX) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Synlogic (NASDAQ:SYBX) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. They currently have $9.00 price objective on the biotechnology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Synlogic, Inc. engaged in the development of a novel class of living Synthetic Biotic(TM) medicines based on […]

Norbord (NYSE:OSB) Given “Buy” Rating at Raymond James

Raymond James reiterated their buy rating on shares of Norbord (NYSE:OSB) in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning, AnalystRatings.com reports. They currently have a $41.00 price objective on the construction company’s stock. Raymond James also issued estimates for Norbord’s Q2 2019 earnings at ($0.12) EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.48 EPS, Q4 […]

Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP Unit (NASDAQ:LMRK) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP Unit (NASDAQ:LMRK) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage presently has a $19.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price would suggest a […]

Independent Bank Co.(MI) (NASDAQ:IBCP) Downgraded to “Strong Sell” at BidaskClub

Independent Bank Co.(MI) (NASDAQ:IBCP) was downgraded by BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report released on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. IBCP has been the subject of several other research reports. Boenning Scattergood reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of American Water Works in a research note on Thursday, May 2nd. […]

Restaurant Group (LON:RTN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Restaurant Group (LON:RTN) in a research note published on Tuesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. A number of other analysts have also issued reports on RTN. Canaccord Genuity decreased their target price on shares of Trevali Mining from C$0.75 to C$0.65 in a research report on Monday, April […]

Targa Resources (NYSE:TRGP) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Targa Resources (NYSE:TRGP) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Thursday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Targa Resources Corp owns general and limited partner interests in Targa Resources Partners LP, engaged in providing midstream natural gas and natural gas liquid services in […]

Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) Upgraded to “Buy” by ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday, ValuEngine reports. A number of other research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of GCP Applied Technologies from a sell rating to […]

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) PT Raised to $93.00

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) had its price target raised by analysts at Raymond James from $87.00 to $93.00 in a report released on Thursday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The firm presently has an “outperform” rating on the healthcare product maker’s stock. Raymond James’ price target would suggest a potential upside of 6.30% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Vereit Inc Forecasted to Earn Q3 2020 Earnings of $0.17 Per Share (NYSE:VER)

Vereit Inc (NYSE:VER) – Analysts at Capital One Financial reduced their Q3 2020 EPS estimates for shares of Vereit in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, July 16th. Capital One Financial analyst C. Lucas now anticipates that the financial services provider will earn $0.17 per share for the quarter, down from their prior […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms Neutral Rating for SUZUKI MTR CORP/ADR (OTCMKTS:SZKMY)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated their neutral rating on shares of SUZUKI MTR CORP/ADR (OTCMKTS:SZKMY) in a report issued on Wednesday, Briefing.com Automated Import reports. A number of other brokerages also recently issued reports on SZKMY. Deutsche Bank downgraded J B Hunt Transport Services from a buy rating to a sell rating and set a […]

Brokers Issue Forecasts for Flowserve Corp’s Q1 2020 Earnings (NYSE:FLS)

Flowserve Corp (NYSE:FLS) – Analysts at Seaport Global Securities boosted their Q1 2020 EPS estimates for Flowserve in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, July 16th. Seaport Global Securities analyst W. Liptak now anticipates that the industrial products company will earn $0.51 per share for the quarter, up from their previous forecast of […]

Komatsu (OTCMKTS:KMTUY) Lowered to “Neutral” at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group downgraded shares of Komatsu (OTCMKTS:KMTUY) from an outperform rating to a neutral rating in a research note released on Tuesday morning, The Fly reports. Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on KMTUY. ValuEngine upgraded Zynerba Pharmaceuticals from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report […]

Analyzing Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund (NYSE:JEQ) and Hercules Capital (NYSE:HTGC)

Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund (NYSE:JEQ) and Hercules Capital (NYSE:HTGC) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends and risk. Institutional and Insider Ownership 62.9% of Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund shares are held […]

Lloyds Banking Group (LON:LLOY) Earns Overweight Rating from Barclays

Barclays reissued their overweight rating on shares of Lloyds Banking Group (LON:LLOY) in a research report report published on Wednesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Several other equities analysts have also commented on the company. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a buy rating on shares of OceanaGold in a research note on Friday, July 5th. Bank of […]

Hastings Group’s (HSTG) “Add” Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt restated their add rating on shares of Hastings Group (LON:HSTG) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on HSTG. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a sell rating on shares of Intel in a research report on Monday, July […]

Just Eat (LON:JE) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Just Eat (LON:JE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Liberum Capital in a report issued on Thursday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group reissued a “buy” rating and set a $11.50 target price on shares of Just Eat in a research report […]

Repsol SA (OTCMKTS:REPYY) to Post FY2019 Earnings of $1.90 Per Share, Jefferies Financial Group Forecasts

Repsol SA (OTCMKTS:REPYY) – Analysts at Jefferies Financial Group decreased their FY2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of Repsol in a research report issued on Monday, July 15th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst J. Gammel now forecasts that the energy company will earn $1.90 per share for the year, down from their prior forecast of […]