Archive for Micah Haroldson

Schmitt Industries (SMIT) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.22

Media coverage about Schmitt Industries (NASDAQ:SMIT) has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the […]

Reviewing Anthem (ANTM) and Aetna (AET)

Anthem (NYSE: ANTM) and Aetna (NYSE:AET) are both large-cap medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and earnings. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Anthem and Aetna’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and […]

Steelcase Inc. (SCS) Shares Gap Up Following Dividend Announcement

Steelcase Inc. (NYSE:SCS) gapped up prior to trading on Wednesday following a dividend announcement from the company. The stock had previously closed at $14.60, but opened at $15.15. Steelcase shares last traded at $14.20, with a volume of 707,500 shares traded. The newly announced dividend which will be paid on Thursday, October 12th. Shareholders of […]

Abtech Holdings (ABHD) and Advanced Emissions Solutions (ADES) Critical Analysis

Abtech Holdings (OTCMKTS: ABHD) and Advanced Emissions Solutions (NASDAQ:ADES) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability and dividends. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets […]

Capital Investment Advisors LLC Has $227,000 Holdings in U.S. Bancorp (USB)

Capital Investment Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) by 2.0% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 4,372 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 84 shares during the period. Capital Investment Advisors […]

Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) Stake Lessened by Waverton Investment Management Ltd

Waverton Investment Management Ltd lowered its position in shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) by 1.6% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 178,895 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,944 shares during the period. Colgate-Palmolive makes up approximately 0.9% of Waverton […]

Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) Shares Bought by Private Trust Co. NA

Private Trust Co. NA raised its stake in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) by 2.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 27,085 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 597 shares during the period. Private Trust Co. NA’s […]

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Position Reduced by First Hawaiian Bank

First Hawaiian Bank trimmed its position in shares of McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) by 1.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 8,163 shares of the fast-food giant’s stock after selling 146 shares during the quarter. First Hawaiian Bank’s holdings in McDonald’s Corporation were worth $1,251,000 […]

Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Shares Sold by Charter Trust Co.

Charter Trust Co. cut its position in shares of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) by 2.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 177,746 shares of the healthcare product maker’s stock after selling 4,798 shares during the quarter. Abbott Laboratories accounts for 1.0% of Charter […]

WSI Industries (WSCI) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

Press coverage about WSI Industries (NASDAQ:WSCI) has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to […]

Procter & Gamble Company (The) (PG) Shares Bought by Guinness Asset Management Ltd

Guinness Asset Management Ltd grew its holdings in shares of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) by 23.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 133,520 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 25,160 shares during the […]

South Texas Money Management Ltd. Holds Holdings in Fiserv, Inc. (FISV)

South Texas Money Management Ltd. held its stake in shares of Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 12,328 shares of the business services provider’s stock at the close of the 2nd quarter. […]

South Texas Money Management Ltd. Has $7.20 Million Holdings in Vantiv, Inc. (VNTV)

South Texas Money Management Ltd. decreased its holdings in Vantiv, Inc. (NYSE:VNTV) by 77.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 113,676 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 392,447 shares during the quarter. South Texas Money Management Ltd. owned […]

First Command Bank Purchases 17,153 Shares of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (PG)

First Command Bank boosted its position in Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) by 104.2% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 33,614 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 17,153 shares during the period. Procter & Gamble […]

Salesforce.com Inc (CRM) Shares Bought by Vanguard Group Inc.

Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in shares of Salesforce.com Inc (NYSE:CRM) by 5.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 46,149,530 shares of the CRM provider’s stock after buying an additional 2,268,623 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. […]

QAD (QADB) vs. The Competition Head-To-Head Contrast

QAD (NASDAQ: QADB) is one of 97 publicly-traded companies in the “Enterprise Software” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare QAD to similar companies based on the strength of its risk, dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings. Profitability This table compares QAD and its rivals’ net margins, […]

Biondo Investment Advisors LLC Purchases New Stake in Mazor Robotics Ltd. (MZOR)

Biondo Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Mazor Robotics Ltd. (NASDAQ:MZOR) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 19,520 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock, valued at approximately $675,000. Biondo Investment Advisors LLC owned about 0.08% of Mazor Robotics as […]

National Commerce Corporation (NCOM) Shares Bought by AlphaOne Investment Services LLC

AlphaOne Investment Services LLC grew its stake in National Commerce Corporation (NASDAQ:NCOM) by 6.7% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 113,287 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 7,134 shares during the quarter. National Commerce […]

Analyzing IDACORP (IDA) and UNITIL Corporation (UTL)

IDACORP (NYSE: IDA) and UNITIL Corporation (NYSE:UTL) are both utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations and risk. Dividends IDACORP pays an annual dividend of $2.20 per share and has a dividend yield of […]

Woodmont Investment Counsel LLC Grows Holdings in Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (UEPS)

Woodmont Investment Counsel LLC raised its holdings in shares of Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UEPS) by 28.9% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 97,601 shares of the business services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 21,873 shares […]

Cummins Inc. (CMI) Stake Decreased by Marietta Wealth Management LLC

Marietta Wealth Management LLC cut its position in shares of Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI) by 11.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 3,602 shares of the company’s stock after selling 471 shares during the period. Marietta Wealth Management LLC’s holdings in Cummins […]

Church & Dwight Company, Inc. (CHD) Shares Sold by Marietta Wealth Management LLC

Marietta Wealth Management LLC trimmed its stake in shares of Church & Dwight Company, Inc. (NYSE:CHD) by 3.4% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 6,268 shares of the company’s stock after selling 220 shares during the quarter. […]

Gold Resource (GORO) versus BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Financial Survey

BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE: BHP) and Gold Resource (NASDAQ:GORO) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and profitability. Profitability This table compares BHP Billiton Limited and Gold Resource’s net margins, return […]

Tennant Company (TNC) Position Raised by Menta Capital LLC

Menta Capital LLC increased its stake in Tennant Company (NYSE:TNC) by 2.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 30,558 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after acquiring an additional 600 shares during the quarter. Menta Capital LLC owned approximately 0.17% […]

Nicholas Investment Partners LP Acquires New Holdings in Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (HGV)

Nicholas Investment Partners LP acquired a new position in Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor acquired 101,023 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,642,000. Nicholas Investment Partners LP owned 0.10% of […]

AMC Networks Inc. (AMCX) Debt Trading 1% Lower

An issue of AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) debt fell 1% as a percentage of its face value during trading on Monday. The high-yield issue of debt has a 4.75% coupon and will mature on August 1, 2025. The bonds in the issue are now trading at $100.38 and were trading at $100.50 one week ago. […]

Hammond Power Solutions Inc. (HPS) To Go Ex-Dividend on September 21st

Hammond Power Solutions Inc. (TSE:HPS) declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 15th, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 22nd will be paid a dividend of 0.06 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of Infinity. The ex-dividend date of this dividend […]

Almost Family Inc to Post Q4 2018 Earnings of $0.70 Per Share, SunTrust Banks Forecasts (AFAM)

Almost Family Inc (NASDAQ:AFAM) – Stock analysts at SunTrust Banks raised their Q4 2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Almost Family in a research note issued on Thursday. SunTrust Banks analyst D. Macdonald now anticipates that the company will earn $0.70 per share for the quarter, up from their previous forecast of $0.65. Almost […]

PPL Corporation (PPL) vs. Its Peers Critical Contrast

PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) is one of 21 public companies in the “Multiline Utilities” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare PPL Corporation to related companies based on the strength of its valuation, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk and institutional ownership. Insider & Institutional Ownership 71.0% of PPL Corporation […]

Critical Comparison: Post Properties (PPS) and Equity Lifestyle Properties (ELS)

Post Properties (NYSE: PPS) and Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS) are both financials companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation. Institutional and Insider Ownership 94.3% of Post Properties shares are owned by institutional investors. […]

D.A. Davidson & CO. Cuts Position in Instructure, Inc. (INST)

D.A. Davidson & CO. decreased its holdings in Instructure, Inc. (NYSE:INST) by 6.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 599,948 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 40,600 shares during the period. D.A. Davidson & CO. owned approximately 2.04% of Instructure worth $17,698,000 at […]

Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA) Holdings Reduced by Pinebridge Investments L.P.

Pinebridge Investments L.P. lowered its stake in Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) by 11.8% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 327,863 shares of the company’s stock after selling 43,863 shares during the quarter. Pinebridge Investments L.P. owned about 0.06% of Discovery Communications […]

Argos Therapeutics (ARGS) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

News articles about Argos Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ARGS) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Analyzing Bank of America Corporation (BAC) and LegacyTexas Financial Group (LTXB)

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC) and LegacyTexas Financial Group (NASDAQ:LTXB) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, risk and earnings. Insider and Institutional Ownership 61.6% of Bank of America Corporation shares are […]

Capital Growth Management LP Trims Position in NutriSystem Inc (NTRI)

Capital Growth Management LP lowered its stake in shares of NutriSystem Inc (NASDAQ:NTRI) by 75.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 10,000 shares of the company’s stock after selling 30,000 shares during the quarter. Capital Growth Management LP’s holdings in NutriSystem were […]

Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Stake Increased by Trustmark National Bank Trust Department

Trustmark National Bank Trust Department grew its holdings in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) by 19.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 18,785 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock after buying an additional 3,096 shares during the quarter. Trustmark National Bank […]

D.R. Horton, Inc. (DHI) Position Held by Laffer Investments

Laffer Investments continued to hold its stake in D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 59,067 shares of the construction company’s stock at the close of the second quarter. Laffer Investments’ holdings in D.R. Horton were worth $2,042,000 as […]

GSA Capital Partners LLP Acquires 47,084 Shares of Aircastle Limited (AYR)

GSA Capital Partners LLP boosted its holdings in shares of Aircastle Limited (NYSE:AYR) by 47.5% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 146,184 shares of the transportation company’s stock after buying an additional 47,084 shares during the quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP owned […]

GSA Capital Partners LLP Has $2.67 Million Stake in Constellium N.V. (CSTM)

GSA Capital Partners LLP lifted its position in Constellium N.V. (NYSE:CSTM) by 63.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 387,519 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after buying an additional 149,919 shares during the period. GSA Capital Partners […]

Q3 2018 EPS Estimates for CounterPath Corp (CCV) Decreased by Cormark

CounterPath Corp (TSE:CCV) (NASDAQ:CPAH) – Equities researchers at Cormark reduced their Q3 2018 earnings estimates for shares of CounterPath Corp in a research report issued on Friday. Cormark analyst H. Mak now forecasts that the company will earn ($0.01) per share for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of $0.03. Cormark also issued estimates […]