Archive for Micah Haroldson

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) Given a $8.00 Price Target by Cowen and Company Analysts

Cowen and Company set a $8.00 target price on Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) in a report released on Tuesday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the oil and gas exploration company’s stock. WLL has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a hold rating […]

Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.02 EPS

Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday. The industrial products company reported $1.12 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.10 by $0.02, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $2.16 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.15 billion. Crown Holdings […]

Umpqua Holdings Corporation (UMPQ) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS

Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday. The bank reported $0.26 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.01, Briefing.com reports. Umpqua Holdings Corporation had a net margin of 19.04% and a return on equity of 6.25%. During the same quarter last year, […]

Brokerages Set Realogy Holdings Corp. (RLGY) PT at $36.25

Shares of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE:RLGY) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the eleven ratings firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have assigned a hold recommendation, six have issued a buy recommendation and one has issued […]

-$0.38 Earnings Per Share Expected for Monsanto Company (MON) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) to announce earnings per share (EPS) of ($0.38) for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Monsanto’s earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.47) to ($0.22). Monsanto reported earnings of $0.07 per share during the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year-over-year growth […]

Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Abeona Therapeutics (ABEO) Stock Price

Headlines about Abeona Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ABEO) have trended positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most […]

David L. Hatcher Sells 3,000 Shares of KMG Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:KMG) Stock

KMG Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:KMG) major shareholder David L. Hatcher sold 3,000 shares of KMG Chemicals stock in a transaction on Monday, July 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $51.45, for a total value of $154,350.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 1,700,097 shares in the company, valued […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Hamilton Lane (NASDAQ:HLNE) Share Price

Media coverage about Hamilton Lane (NASDAQ:HLNE) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most […]

Mittleman Brothers, LLC Declares Ownership of Stake in HC2 Holdings Inc (HCHC)

Mittleman Brothers, LLC revealed that they own 5.1% of HC2 Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:HCHC) in a Form 13G disclosure that was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday, July 19th. The investor owns 2,174,242 shares of the stock valued at about $13,958,634. The reporting parties listed on the disclosure included Mittleman Brothers, LLC, […]

ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW) Director Frederic B. Luddy Sells 102,000 Shares

ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW) Director Frederic B. Luddy sold 102,000 shares of ServiceNow stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $110.09, for a total transaction of $11,229,180.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 11,190 shares in the company, valued at $1,231,907.10. The sale was […]

Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE:OII) Upgraded at BidaskClub

Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE:OII) was upgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. OII has been the topic of several other reports. Seaport Global Securities lowered Oceaneering International from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating and reduced their target price […]

MDC Partners Inc. (MDCA) Upgraded at BidaskClub

MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA) was upgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. A number of other research analysts have also weighed in on MDCA. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $12.00 price target on shares of […]

Comparing Knowles Corporation (KN) & QLogic (QLGC)

Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN) and QLogic (NASDAQ:QLGC) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, risk and profitabiliy. Volatility & Risk Knowles Corporation has a beta of 0.78, indicating that its stock […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Golden Entertainment (NASDAQ:GDEN) Share Price

News coverage about Golden Entertainment (NASDAQ:GDEN) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest […]

ADT Corp (ADT) versus MSA Safety Incorporporated (NYSE:MSA) Financial Analysis

ADT Corp (NYSE: ADT) and MSA Safety Incorporporated (NYSE:MSA) are both services companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitabiliy, risk, earnings, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Earnings & Valuation This table compares ADT Corp and MSA Safety Incorporporated’s gross revenue, […]

Critical Review: Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation (PPC) versus Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM)

Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation (NASDAQ: PPC) and Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM) are both mid-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, profitabiliy, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation and dividends. Risk and Volatility Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation has a beta of 0.16, meaning […]

Supreme Industries, Inc. (NYSE:STS) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub

Supreme Industries, Inc. (NYSE:STS) was downgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday. Separately, ValuEngine lowered Supreme Industries from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday. Shares of Supreme Industries (STS) traded up 4.24% during midday […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect ManpowerGroup (NYSE:MAN) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $5.03 Billion

Equities analysts predict that ManpowerGroup (NYSE:MAN) will report sales of $5.03 billion for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Five analysts have provided estimates for ManpowerGroup’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $5.00 billion and the highest is $5.08 billion. ManpowerGroup posted sales of $5.02 billion in the same quarter last year, which suggests […]

Contrasting Kennametal (KMT) & Blount International (BLT)

Kennametal (NYSE: KMT) and Blount International (NYSE:BLT) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, profitabiliy, institutional ownership, earnings and dividends. Dividends Kennametal pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield […]

$295.60 Million in Sales Expected for Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (RHP) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages expect that Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE:RHP) will report sales of $295.60 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Ryman Hospitality Properties’ earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $288.10 million and the highest estimate coming in at $299.96 million. Ryman […]

Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. (HAWK) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance

Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAWK) issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.07-0.11 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.18. The company issued revenue guidance of $413-434 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $448.40 million.Blackhawk Network […]

PTC Inc. (PTC) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.17-1.22 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.21. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.16-1.17 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.17 billion.PTC also updated its Q4 […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact SecureWorks Corp. (NASDAQ:SCWX) Share Price

News coverage about SecureWorks Corp. (NASDAQ:SCWX) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:BATRA) Stock Price

News coverage about Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:BATRA) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Foresight Energy (FELP) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Finds

Media coverage about Foresight Energy (NYSE:FELP) has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one […]

Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds

Media coverage about Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact MYR Group (MYRG) Share Price

Media headlines about MYR Group (NASDAQ:MYRG) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to […]

Universal Stainless & Alloy Products (USAP) versus Ternium (NYSE:TX) Head-To-Head Contrast

Ternium (NYSE: TX) and Universal Stainless & Alloy Products (NASDAQ:USAP) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitabiliy and dividends. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets […]

Cormark Weighs in on Martinrea International Inc’s FY2019 Earnings (TSE:MRE)

Martinrea International Inc (TSE:MRE) – Cormark cut their FY2019 EPS estimates for shares of Martinrea International in a research report issued on Monday. Cormark analyst D. Tyerman now forecasts that the company will post earnings per share of $2.27 for the year, down from their previous estimate of $2.31. Cormark also issued estimates for Martinrea […]

Analyzing Lifetime Brands (LCUT) & Helen of Troy Limited (HELE)

Lifetime Brands (NASDAQ: LCUT) and Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitabiliy, valuation and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets […]

Comparing AngioDynamics (ANGO) and Teleflex (TFX)

AngioDynamics (NASDAQ: ANGO) and Teleflex (NYSE:TFX) are both medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitabiliy, valuation, dividends, earnings and risk. Risk & Volatility AngioDynamics has a beta of 1.15, meaning that its share price is 15% more […]

Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE:EAT) PT Lowered to $44.00

Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE:EAT) had its price objective reduced by Barclays PLC from $47.00 to $44.00 in a report issued on Wednesday. The firm presently has an “equal weight” rating on the restaurant operator’s stock. Barclays PLC’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 21.65% from the stock’s current price. EAT has been the […]

Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ:SONC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ:SONC) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Sonic Corp. operates and franchises one of the largest chain of drive-in restaurants in the United States. Sonic restaurants offer made-to-order hamburgers and other sandwiches and feature Sonic […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact DHX Media (NASDAQ:DHXM) Share Price

Headlines about DHX Media (NASDAQ:DHXM) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most […]

MacroGenics (NASDAQ:MGNX) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds

News stories about MacroGenics (NASDAQ:MGNX) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most […]

Contrasting Black Box Corporation (BBOX) and Telecom Argentina Stet – France Telecom (NYSE:TEO)

Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ: BBOX) and Telecom Argentina Stet – France Telecom (NYSE:TEO) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, profitabiliy, valuation and earnings. Profitability This table compares Black Box Corporation and […]

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) Lowered to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “BJ’s Restaurants shares have underperformed the Zacks classified Retail-Restaurants industry year to date. A challenging sales environment is hurting the company’s comps growth. It has thus planned to […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Dril-Quip, Inc. (DRQ) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $102.05 Million

Equities analysts expect Dril-Quip, Inc. (NYSE:DRQ) to report sales of $102.05 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for Dril-Quip’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $102.49 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $101.60 million. Dril-Quip reported sales of $142.44 million during the same […]

Kroger Company (The) (NYSE:KR) and United Natural Foods (UNFI) Financial Comparison

United Natural Foods (NASDAQ: UNFI) and Kroger Company (The) (NYSE:KR) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitabiliy, risk, dividends and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for […]

Credit Suisse Group Increases Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Price Target to $84.00

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) had its target price raised by equities researchers at Credit Suisse Group from $80.00 to $84.00 in a research note issued on Monday, MarketBeat reports. The brokerage presently has an “outperform” rating on the software giant’s stock. Credit Suisse Group’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 14.60% from the stock’s current […]