Archive for Mark Dietrich

NEXT Financial Group Inc Makes New Investment in STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM)

NEXT Financial Group Inc bought a new position in STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM) in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund bought 4,436 shares of the semiconductor producer’s stock, valued at approximately $136,000. A number of other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of STM. […]

NEXT Financial Group Inc Acquires Shares of 2,132 Appian Corp (NASDAQ:APPN)

NEXT Financial Group Inc acquired a new stake in Appian Corp (NASDAQ:APPN) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 2,132 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $138,000. A number of other institutional investors have also recently […]

NEXT Financial Group Inc Makes New $143,000 Investment in Fidelity MSCI Real Estate Index ETF (NYSEARCA:FREL)

NEXT Financial Group Inc acquired a new position in shares of Fidelity MSCI Real Estate Index ETF (NYSEARCA:FREL) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm acquired 6,102 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $143,000. Several other large investors have also recently modified their […]

NEXT Financial Group Inc Buys New Shares in T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS)

NEXT Financial Group Inc bought a new stake in T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS) in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund bought 1,260 shares of the Wireless communications provider’s stock, valued at approximately $144,000. A number of other institutional investors also recently added to […]

NEXT Financial Group Inc Makes New Investment in Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP)

NEXT Financial Group Inc bought a new position in shares of Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 1,031 shares of the business services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $144,000. Several other institutional investors also […]

Analyzing Alfa Laval AB (publ) (OTCMKTS:ALFVY) and Trio-Tech International (OTCMKTS:TRT)

Trio-Tech International (NYSE:TRT) and Alfa Laval AB (publ) (OTCMKTS:ALFVY) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Trio-Tech International and Alfa Laval AB […]

Financial Contrast: ZST Digital Networks (OTCMKTS:ZSTN) & KVH Industries (OTCMKTS:KVHI)

KVH Industries (NASDAQ:KVHI) and ZST Digital Networks (OTCMKTS:ZSTN) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and risk. Valuation and Earnings This table compares KVH Industries and ZST Digital Networks’ revenue, […]

Crestwood Equity Partners (NYSE:CEQP) versus Southwest Gas (NYSE:SWX) Financial Survey

Southwest Gas (NYSE:SWX) and Crestwood Equity Partners (NYSE:CEQP) are both utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends and profitability. Insider & Institutional Ownership 85.2% of Southwest Gas shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

Investors Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on Alexco Resource (NYSEAMERICAN:AXU)

Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSEAMERICAN:AXU) (TSE:AXR) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock investors acquired 4,932 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 360% compared to the typical daily volume of 1,072 call options. Shares of AXU opened at $2.42 on Thursday. Alexco Resource has a 1-year low […]

Analyzing Olympus (OTCMKTS:OCPNY) & Antelope Enterprise (OTCMKTS:AEHL)

Antelope Enterprise (NASDAQ:AEHL) and Olympus (OTCMKTS:OCPNY) are both multi-sector conglomerates companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation and profitability. Profitability This table compares Antelope Enterprise and Olympus’ net margins, return on equity and return on […]

Analyzing Voya Financial (NYSE:VOYA) & Federal Life Group (NYSE:FLFG)

Voya Financial (NYSE:VOYA) and Federal Life Group (OTCMKTS:FLFG) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership and dividends. Profitability This table compares Voya Financial and Federal Life Group’s net margins, return on equity […]

Chenavari Toro Income Fund (LON:TORO) Stock Price Passes Below Fifty Day Moving Average of $0.51

Shares of Chenavari Toro Income Fund Ltd (LON:TORO) passed below its fifty day moving average during trading on Wednesday . The stock has a fifty day moving average of $0.51 and traded as low as $0.51. Chenavari Toro Income Fund shares last traded at $0.55, with a volume of 175,900 shares traded. The firm’s 50-day […]

Comparing Federal Life Group (OTCMKTS:FLFG) & Voya Financial (OTCMKTS:VOYA)

Voya Financial (NYSE:VOYA) and Federal Life Group (OTCMKTS:FLFG) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and valuation. Volatility and Risk Voya Financial has a beta of 1.4, suggesting that its share price […]

Antelope Enterprise (NASDAQ:AEHL) versus Olympus (NASDAQ:OCPNY) Head-To-Head Contrast

Olympus (OTCMKTS:OCPNY) and Antelope Enterprise (NASDAQ:AEHL) are both medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability and dividends. Institutional & Insider Ownership 0.1% of Olympus shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.8% of Antelope […]

Autoweb (AUTO) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Autoweb (NASDAQ:AUTO) is set to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, November 5th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of ($0.02) per share for the quarter. Investors interested in registering for the company’s conference call can do so using this link. Autoweb (NASDAQ:AUTO) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, […]

Standard Life Aberdeen plc Sells 10,115 Shares of Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG)

Standard Life Aberdeen plc decreased its holdings in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) by 11.2% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 80,354 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 10,115 shares during the period. Standard Life Aberdeen plc owned about 0.06% […]

Standard Life Aberdeen plc Trims Stake in Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYK)

Standard Life Aberdeen plc decreased its position in shares of Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYK) by 4.7% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 186,664 shares of the company’s stock after selling 9,252 shares during the period. Standard Life Aberdeen plc’s holdings in Liberty Global were worth […]

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) PT Raised to $4,050.00

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) had its target price hoisted by research analysts at Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft from $4,000.00 to $4,050.00 in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the e-commerce giant’s stock. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft’s price objective points to a potential upside of 28.05% from the […]

Comparing Reebonz (OTCMKTS:RBZHF) & Baozun (OTCMKTS:BZUN)

Reebonz (OTCMKTS:RBZHF) and Baozun (NASDAQ:BZUN) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, risk, profitability, dividends, valuation and analyst recommendations. Volatility and Risk Reebonz has a beta of 0.4, indicating that its share price is 60% less volatile […]

Critical Survey: Mission Produce (NASDAQ:AVO) vs. BrightView (NASDAQ:BV)

Mission Produce (NASDAQ:AVO) and BrightView (NYSE:BV) are both small-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, earnings, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Mission Produce and BrightView’s gross revenue, earnings per share […]

Protalix BioTherapeutics (PLX) vs. Its Competitors Financial Contrast

Protalix BioTherapeutics (NYSE: PLX) is one of 178 publicly-traded companies in the “Biological products, except diagnostic” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Protalix BioTherapeutics to related companies based on the strength of its dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, profitability, institutional ownership and valuation. Valuation and Earnings This table compares […]

Emerson Electric (NYSE:EMR) & Otis Worldwide (NYSE:OTIS) Critical Comparison

Emerson Electric (NYSE:EMR) and Otis Worldwide (NYSE:OTIS) are both large-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends and valuation. Profitability This table compares Emerson Electric and Otis Worldwide’s net margins, return on equity […]

Harsco (NYSE:HSC) vs. Vcampus (NYSE:VCMP) Head to Head Analysis

Vcampus (OTCMKTS:VCMP) and Harsco (NYSE:HSC) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Vcampus and Harsco, […]

Standard Life Aberdeen plc Sells 2,786 Shares of VICI Properties Inc (NYSE:VICI)

Standard Life Aberdeen plc lowered its position in VICI Properties Inc (NYSE:VICI) by 1.5% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 179,494 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,786 shares during the period. Standard Life Aberdeen plc’s holdings in […]

Cara Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:CARA) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.68 Per Share

Equities analysts predict that Cara Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:CARA) will announce earnings of ($0.68) per share for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for Cara Therapeutics’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.77) and the highest estimate coming in at ($0.64). Cara Therapeutics posted earnings of ($0.74) […]

Standard Life Aberdeen plc Trims Stake in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC)

Standard Life Aberdeen plc reduced its position in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) by 10.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 70,912 shares of the company’s stock after selling 7,860 shares during the quarter. Standard Life Aberdeen plc’s holdings in Henry Schein […]

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:J) Shares Sold by Standard Life Aberdeen plc

Standard Life Aberdeen plc lessened its holdings in shares of Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:J) by 12.6% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 48,494 shares of the company’s stock after selling 6,976 shares during the quarter. Standard Life Aberdeen plc’s holdings […]

Standard Life Aberdeen plc Boosts Holdings in Oaktree Specialty Lending Co. (NASDAQ:OCSL)

Standard Life Aberdeen plc raised its stake in shares of Oaktree Specialty Lending Co. (NASDAQ:OCSL) by 70.2% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 954,911 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 394,011 […]

Standard Life Aberdeen plc Sells 37,749 Shares of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM)

Standard Life Aberdeen plc decreased its holdings in shares of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) by 15.2% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 210,759 shares of the company’s stock after selling 37,749 shares during the quarter. Standard Life Aberdeen plc’s holdings in […]

Brokerages Expect TrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRUE) to Post $0.09 EPS

Wall Street analysts expect TrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRUE) to post earnings per share of $0.09 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have provided estimates for TrueCar’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.07 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.11. The company is scheduled to announce its […]

RH (NYSE:RH) Receives $341.06 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

RH (NYSE:RH) has received a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the twenty ratings firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1-year target price among […]

Retirement Systems of Alabama Has $1.67 Million Stake in Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL)

Retirement Systems of Alabama trimmed its position in shares of Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) by 4.8% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 195,334 shares of the oil and gas development company’s stock after selling 9,766 shares during the quarter. Retirement Systems of […]

Retirement Systems of Alabama Sells 1,737 Shares of PVH Corp. (NYSE:PVH)

Retirement Systems of Alabama trimmed its stake in PVH Corp. (NYSE:PVH) by 5.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 28,592 shares of the textile maker’s stock after selling 1,737 shares during the quarter. Retirement Systems of Alabama’s holdings in PVH were […]

Retirement Systems of Alabama Decreases Position in Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR)

Retirement Systems of Alabama lessened its holdings in shares of Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) by 1.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 47,082 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 755 shares during the period. Retirement […]

Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM) Shares Sold by Retirement Systems of Alabama

Retirement Systems of Alabama cut its holdings in shares of Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM) by 5.7% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 174,319 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 10,615 shares during the period. Retirement Systems of Alabama’s […]

Retirement Systems of Alabama Has $2.04 Million Stock Holdings in Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT)

Retirement Systems of Alabama decreased its holdings in shares of Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) by 7.8% in the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 27,742 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 2,334 shares during the period. Retirement Systems of Alabama’s holdings in Federal Realty Investment Trust were worth $2,037,000 […]

Retirement Systems of Alabama Has $2.14 Million Stock Holdings in Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA)

Retirement Systems of Alabama decreased its holdings in shares of Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) by 5.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 56,040 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 3,408 shares during the quarter. Retirement Systems of Alabama’s […]

Retirement Systems of Alabama Sells 9,479 Shares of News Corp (NASDAQ:NWSA)

Retirement Systems of Alabama decreased its position in shares of News Corp (NASDAQ:NWSA) by 5.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 156,783 shares of the company’s stock after selling 9,479 shares during the period. Retirement Systems of Alabama’s holdings in News […]

Mohawk Industries, Inc. (NYSE:MHK) Stock Holdings Lessened by Retirement Systems of Alabama

Retirement Systems of Alabama reduced its holdings in Mohawk Industries, Inc. (NYSE:MHK) by 5.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 24,105 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,331 shares during the quarter. Retirement Systems of Alabama’s holdings in Mohawk Industries were […]

Nisa Investment Advisors LLC Has $678,000 Position in Arcosa, Inc. (NYSE:ACA)

Nisa Investment Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Arcosa, Inc. (NYSE:ACA) by 6.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 15,377 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 900 shares during the period. Nisa Investment […]