Archive for Mark Dietrich

Koala (OTCMKTS:KARE) vs. Knoll (OTCMKTS:KNL) Head to Head Review

Koala (OTCMKTS:KARE) and Knoll (NYSE:KNL) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and valuation. Profitability This table compares Koala and Knoll’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net […]

Medical Connections (OTCMKTS:MCTH) and Heidrick & Struggles International (OTCMKTS:HSII) Critical Analysis

Medical Connections (OTCMKTS:MCTH) and Heidrick & Struggles International (NASDAQ:HSII) are both medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, earnings, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Volatility & Risk Medical Connections has a beta of -1.25, suggesting that its stock […]

Contrasting Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC) and Marketing Worldwide (NYSE:MWWC)

Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC) and Marketing Worldwide (OTCMKTS:MWWC) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Genuine Parts and […]

Financial Review: Drive Shack (NYSE:DS) versus Simplicity Esports and Gaming (NYSE:WINR)

Drive Shack (NYSE:DS) and Simplicity Esports and Gaming (OTCMKTS:WINR) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends and profitability. Volatility & Risk Drive Shack has a beta of 1.51, suggesting that […]

Critical Review: CompX International (NYSE:CIX) versus Eastern (NYSE:EML)

CompX International (NYSE:CIX) and Eastern (NASDAQ:EML) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and risk. Insider & Institutional Ownership 10.6% of CompX International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Price Target Raised to $49.00

Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) had its target price upped by Morgan Stanley from $45.00 to $49.00 in a report issued on Friday morning, Benzinga reports. Morgan Stanley currently has an underweight rating on the construction company’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on WMS. Boenning Scattergood restated a neutral rating on […]

Micro Focus International (NYSE:MFGP) Hits New 52-Week Low at $3.18

Micro Focus International PLC – (NYSE:MFGP) shares hit a new 52-week low on Monday . The stock traded as low as $3.18 and last traded at $3.26, with a volume of 979100 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $3.31. Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on MFGP shares. Barclays reissued […]

Scientific Games (NASDAQ:SGMS) Hits New 12-Month High at $35.94

Scientific Games Corp (NASDAQ:SGMS)’s share price reached a new 52-week high on Monday . The company traded as high as $35.94 and last traded at $35.42, with a volume of 8270400 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $32.78. A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on SGMS shares. Deutsche Bank […]

Pacific Biosciences of California (NASDAQ:PACB) Reaches New 52-Week High at $9.26

Pacific Biosciences of California (NASDAQ:PACB) shares reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $9.26 and last traded at $9.25, with a volume of 4131800 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $8.91. PACB has been the topic of several recent research reports. Zacks […]

ATA Creativity Global (NASDAQ:AACG) Short Interest Up 193.3% in September

ATA Creativity Global (NASDAQ:AACG) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 4,400 shares, an increase of 193.3% from the August 31st total of 1,500 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 61,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.1 days. […]

Short Interest in Allied Esports Entertainment (NASDAQ:AESE) Drops By 77.4%

Allied Esports Entertainment (NASDAQ:AESE) was the target of a large decline in short interest in the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 225,600 shares, a decline of 77.4% from the August 31st total of 1,000,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,340,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

FY2021 EPS Estimates for Gogold Resources Inc. Raised by Analyst (TSE:GGD)

Gogold Resources Inc. (TSE:GGD) – Investment analysts at Pi Financial raised their FY2021 earnings per share estimates for Gogold Resources in a report released on Wednesday, September 23rd. Pi Financial analyst P. Ker now expects that the company will post earnings of $0.07 per share for the year, up from their previous forecast of $0.01. […]

Comparing Aurora Cannabis (ACB) & Its Peers

Aurora Cannabis (NYSE: ACB) is one of 33 publicly-traded companies in the “Medicinals & botanicals” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Aurora Cannabis to similar companies based on the strength of its dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation and risk. Valuation & Earnings This table […]

Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) Expected to Post FY2021 Earnings of $2.03 Per Share

Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ:VIRT) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Financial Group reduced their FY2021 earnings per share estimates for shares of Virtu Financial in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, September 23rd. Jefferies Financial Group analyst D. Fannon now anticipates that the financial services provider will post earnings of $2.03 per share for the […]

OneSoft Solutions Inc (OTCMKTS:OSSIF) Short Interest Up 2,118.9% in September

OneSoft Solutions Inc (OTCMKTS:OSSIF) saw a significant growth in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 82,100 shares, a growth of 2,118.9% from the August 31st total of 3,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 216,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.4 days. […]

Critical Comparison: BG Staffing (BGSF) and Its Competitors

BG Staffing (NYSE: BGSF) is one of 26 publicly-traded companies in the “Help supply services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare BG Staffing to related companies based on the strength of its profitability, dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares BG […]

Calloway's Nursery (OTCMKTS:CLWY) & Ferguson (OTCMKTS:FERGY) Financial Comparison

Calloway's Nursery (OTCMKTS:CLWY) and Ferguson (OTCMKTS:FERGY) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk and dividends. Insider & Institutional Ownership 0.2% of Ferguson shares are owned by institutional investors. 36.4% of Calloway's Nursery […]

Analyzing Covia (CVIA) and Its Competitors

Covia (NYSE: CVIA) is one of 31 publicly-traded companies in the “Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Covia to similar businesses based on the strength of its valuation, dividends, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and earnings. Profitability This table compares […]

BRP Group (BRP) and Its Rivals Head-To-Head Analysis

BRP Group (NASDAQ: BRP) is one of 25 public companies in the “Insurance agents, brokers, & service” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare BRP Group to related companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings and dividends. Profitability This table […]

Head to Head Review: First Seacoast Bancorp (NASDAQ:FSEA) vs. Bancorp 34 (NASDAQ:BCTF)

Bancorp 34 (OTCMKTS:BCTF) and First Seacoast Bancorp (NASDAQ:FSEA) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings and analyst recommendations. Insider and Institutional Ownership 16.8% of Bancorp 34 shares are owned by institutional investors. […]

DHT Holdings Inc (NYSE:DHT) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $109.98 Million

Equities research analysts expect that DHT Holdings Inc (NYSE:DHT) will announce $109.98 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have made estimates for DHT’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $108.84 million and the highest estimate coming in at $111.12 million. DHT reported sales of $58.89 million […]

Q1 2021 Earnings Estimate for Maverix Metals Inc. Issued By Raymond James (TSE:MMX)

Maverix Metals Inc. (TSE:MMX) – Research analysts at Raymond James upped their Q1 2021 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Maverix Metals in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, September 23rd. Raymond James analyst B. Macarthur now expects that the company will earn $0.05 per share for the quarter, up from their prior estimate […]

Financial Review: Oncologix Tech (OTCMKTS:OCLG) versus Sintx Technologies (OTCMKTS:SINT)

Oncologix Tech (OTCMKTS:OCLG) and Sintx Technologies (NASDAQ:SINT) are both medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings and risk. Volatility & Risk Oncologix Tech has a beta of 2.8, suggesting that its stock price is […]

Q3 2020 EPS Estimates for First Quantum Minerals Limited (TSE:FM) Boosted by Raymond James

First Quantum Minerals Limited (TSE:FM) – Research analysts at Raymond James raised their Q3 2020 earnings per share estimates for First Quantum Minerals in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, September 23rd. Raymond James analyst F. Hamed now expects that the company will earn ($0.01) per share for the quarter, up from their previous […]

Q3 2020 EPS Estimates for Lundin Mining Co. Raised by Raymond James (TSE:LUN)

Lundin Mining Co. (TSE:LUN) – Analysts at Raymond James upped their Q3 2020 earnings estimates for Lundin Mining in a research report issued on Wednesday, September 23rd. Raymond James analyst F. Hamed now anticipates that the mining company will post earnings of $0.11 per share for the quarter, up from their prior estimate of $0.07. […]

MAG Silver Corp to Post Q3 2020 Earnings of $0.00 Per Share, Raymond James Forecasts (TSE:MAG)

MAG Silver Corp (TSE:MAG) (NYSEAMERICAN:MAG) – Equities research analysts at Raymond James increased their Q3 2020 earnings per share estimates for shares of MAG Silver in a research note issued on Wednesday, September 23rd. Raymond James analyst B. Macarthur now anticipates that the company will post earnings of $0.00 per share for the quarter, up […]

Novagold Resources (NG) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Novagold Resources (NASDAQ:NG) is scheduled to be announcing its earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, September 30th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of ($0.02) per share for the quarter. Investors that wish to register for the company’s conference call can do so using this link. NASDAQ NG opened at $11.34 on […]

Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) and Enova Systems (NYSE:ENVS) Financial Analysis

Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) and Enova Systems (OTCMKTS:ENVS) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Vishay Precision Group and Enova Systems’ gross […]

Hudbay Minerals Inc to Post Q3 2020 Earnings of ($0.01) Per Share, Raymond James Forecasts (TSE:HBM)

Hudbay Minerals Inc (TSE:HBM) (NYSE:HBM) – Equities research analysts at Raymond James lifted their Q3 2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Hudbay Minerals in a research note issued on Wednesday, September 23rd. Raymond James analyst F. Hamed now anticipates that the mining company will post earnings of ($0.01) per share for the quarter, up […]

FY2020 Earnings Forecast for Marathon Gold Corp (TSE:MOZ) Issued By Raymond James

Marathon Gold Corp (TSE:MOZ) – Research analysts at Raymond James reduced their FY2020 earnings estimates for Marathon Gold in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, September 23rd. Raymond James analyst C. Stanley now forecasts that the company will earn ($0.02) per share for the year, down from their previous forecast of ($0.01). Raymond […]

FY2020 EPS Estimates for Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) Increased by Jefferies Financial Group

Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) – Equities researchers at Jefferies Financial Group lifted their FY2020 earnings estimates for Freeport-McMoRan in a note issued to investors on Friday, September 25th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst C. Lafemina now anticipates that the natural resource company will earn $0.63 per share for the year, up from their previous estimate of $0.56. […]

Q4 2020 EPS Estimates for Wheaton Precious Metals Corp Raised by Raymond James (NYSE:WPM)

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp (NYSE:WPM) – Investment analysts at Raymond James increased their Q4 2020 EPS estimates for shares of Wheaton Precious Metals in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday, September 23rd. Raymond James analyst B. Macarthur now anticipates that the company will post earnings per share of $0.38 for the […]

FY2020 EPS Estimates for Coeur Mining Inc (NYSE:CDE) Raised by Raymond James

Coeur Mining Inc (NYSE:CDE) – Raymond James boosted their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Coeur Mining in a report issued on Wednesday, September 23rd. Raymond James analyst B. Macarthur now forecasts that the basic materials company will post earnings of $0.23 per share for the year, up from their prior estimate of $0.13. […]

National Bank Financial Comments on Brookfield Business Partners LP’s FY2020 Earnings (NYSE:BBU)

Brookfield Business Partners LP (NYSE:BBU) – Investment analysts at National Bank Financial lifted their FY2020 earnings per share estimates for shares of Brookfield Business Partners in a research report issued on Thursday, September 24th. National Bank Financial analyst R. Merer now expects that the business services provider will earn $6.01 per share for the year, […]

FY2020 Earnings Forecast for Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) Issued By Wedbush

Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) – Analysts at Wedbush increased their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Fifth Third Bancorp in a research note issued to investors on Friday, September 25th. Wedbush analyst P. Winter now expects that the financial services provider will earn $1.66 per share for the year, up from their […]

FY2020 EPS Estimates for BRITVIC PLC/S Lifted by Analyst (OTCMKTS:BTVCY)

BRITVIC PLC/S (OTCMKTS:BTVCY) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Financial Group boosted their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for BRITVIC PLC/S in a report released on Wednesday, September 23rd. Jefferies Financial Group analyst E. Mundy now anticipates that the company will post earnings per share of $1.05 for the year, up from their prior forecast […]

Wedbush Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Texas Capital Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:TCBI)

Texas Capital Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:TCBI) – Analysts at Wedbush increased their Q4 2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Texas Capital Bancshares in a report released on Friday, September 25th. Wedbush analyst P. Winter now forecasts that the bank will earn $0.71 per share for the quarter, up from their prior forecast of $0.64. Wedbush […]

Truist Securiti Brokers Boost Earnings Estimates for XPO Logistics Inc (NYSE:XPO)

XPO Logistics Inc (NYSE:XPO) – Research analysts at Truist Securiti boosted their Q4 2020 earnings estimates for XPO Logistics in a note issued to investors on Thursday, September 24th. Truist Securiti analyst S. Benjamin now forecasts that the transportation company will post earnings of $0.59 per share for the quarter, up from their prior estimate […]

Q4 2020 EPS Estimates for Wintrust Financial Corp Increased by Wedbush (NASDAQ:WTFC)

Wintrust Financial Corp (NASDAQ:WTFC) – Analysts at Wedbush increased their Q4 2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Wintrust Financial in a report released on Friday, September 25th. Wedbush analyst D. Chiaverini now forecasts that the bank will earn $1.04 per share for the quarter, up from their prior forecast of $0.97. Wedbush also issued […]

Truist Securiti Research Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECHO)

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECHO) – Truist Securiti cut their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Echo Global Logistics in a report issued on Thursday, September 24th. Truist Securiti analyst S. Benjamin now forecasts that the transportation company will post earnings of $0.63 per share for the year, down from their prior […]