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Contrasting Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (MBT) and BlackBerry Limited (BBRY)

Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (NYSE: MBT) and BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, profitability, valuation, earnings and institutional ownership. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Mobile TeleSystems OJSC and BlackBerry […]

Papa John’s International, Inc. (PZZA) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. began coverage on shares of Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) in a research note issued to investors on Monday, Marketbeat.com reports. The firm issued a buy rating and a $90.00 price objective on the stock. A number of other brokerages have also recently commented on PZZA. Longbow Research reaffirmed a buy rating and […]

Nemetschek SE (NEM) Given a €65.00 Price Target by Baader Bank Analysts

Nemetschek SE (ETR:NEM) has been assigned a €65.00 ($77.38) target price by investment analysts at Baader Bank in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on NEM. equinet AG set a €47.00 ($55.95) price objective […]

Leoni Ag (LEO) PT Set at €70.00 by Berenberg Bank

Leoni Ag (ETR:LEO) received a €70.00 ($83.33) price target from Berenberg Bank in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. LEO has been the topic of a number of other reports. Hauck & Aufhaeuser set a €67.00 ($79.76) price target on Leoni Ag and gave […]

William Blair Equities Analysts Cut Earnings Estimates for United Technologies Co. (UTX)

United Technologies Co. (NYSE:UTX) – Investment analysts at William Blair lowered their Q3 2017 EPS estimates for United Technologies in a research note issued on Monday. William Blair analyst N. Heymann now forecasts that the conglomerate will earn $1.71 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $1.72. William Blair also issued […]

Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) Downgraded by Vetr Inc.

Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) was downgraded by Vetr from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Friday. They presently have a $59.16 target price on the airline’s stock. Vetr‘s price target points to a potential upside of 9.05% from the stock’s current price. LUV has been the topic of […]

Anglo Pacific Group plc (APF) Price Target Lowered to GBX 151 at Peel Hunt

Anglo Pacific Group plc (LON:APF) had its price objective decreased by equities research analysts at Peel Hunt from GBX 156 ($2.10) to GBX 151 ($2.04) in a report released on Friday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 13.53% from the stock’s […]

Commerzbank Ag Reiterates €25.00 Price Target for Rhoen Klinikum AG (RHK)

Commerzbank Ag set a €25.00 ($29.76) price target on Rhoen Klinikum AG (ETR:RHK) in a research note released on Monday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on RHK. DZ Bank AG reissued a sell rating on shares of Rhoen Klinikum AG in a research […]

Volkswagen AG (VOW3) PT Set at €145.00 by Independent Research GmbH

Independent Research GmbH set a €145.00 ($172.62) price objective on Volkswagen AG (ETR:VOW3) in a research note released on Monday morning. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Several other research firms also recently issued reports on VOW3. DZ Bank AG restated a neutral rating on shares of Volkswagen AG in a […]

Berenberg Bank Analysts Give zooplus AG (ZO1) a €150.00 Price Target

Berenberg Bank set a €150.00 ($178.57) target price on zooplus AG (ETR:ZO1) in a report issued on Tuesday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also commented on ZO1. Oddo Securities set a €193.00 ($229.76) price target on zooplus AG and gave the stock a neutral […]

Crescent Point Energy Corporation (CPG) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds

News coverage about Crescent Point Energy Corporation (NYSE:CPG) (TSE:CPG) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact MSC Industrial Direct (MSM) Share Price

Press coverage about MSC Industrial Direct (NYSE:MSM) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores […]

Labrador Iron Ore Royalty Corporation (LIF) Price Target Raised to C$25.00

Labrador Iron Ore Royalty Corporation (TSE:LIF) had its price objective lifted by Scotiabank from C$23.00 to C$25.00 in a research report released on Monday morning, StockTargetPrices.com reports. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the stock. Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on LIF. Eight Capital reaffirmed a neutral rating on shares of […]

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG) to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of ($0.12) Per Share, Seaport Global Securities Forecasts

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NASDAQ:STNG) – Equities research analysts at Seaport Global Securities reduced their Q3 2017 earnings per share estimates for Scorpio Tankers in a report issued on Monday. Seaport Global Securities analyst M. Fyhr now anticipates that the shipping company will post earnings of ($0.12) per share for the quarter, down from their prior […]

Hauck & Aufhaeuser Analysts Give Gerry Weber International AG (GWI1) a €9.00 Price Target

Hauck & Aufhaeuser set a €9.00 ($10.71) target price on Gerry Weber International AG (ETR:GWI1) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning. The brokerage currently has a sell rating on the stock. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on GWI1. DZ Bank AG set a €9.00 ($10.71) price target on […]

Hugo Boss AG (BOSS) PT Set at €65.00 by Baader Bank

Hugo Boss AG (ETR:BOSS) has been assigned a €65.00 ($77.38) target price by investment analysts at Baader Bank in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Several other research firms also recently commented on BOSS. Barclays PLC set a €64.00 ($76.19) price objective on Hugo […]

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Analysts Give Orange SA (ORA) a €19.00 Price Target

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a €19.00 ($22.62) price target on Orange SA (EPA:ORA) in a research note released on Tuesday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the stock. Berenberg Bank set a €14.50 ($17.26) price target on shares […]

Airbus SE (EAD) PT Set at €79.00 by BNP Paribas

Airbus SE (EPA:EAD) has been given a €79.00 ($94.05) target price by equities researchers at BNP Paribas in a report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. EAD has been the subject of several other reports. UBS AG set a €90.00 ($107.14) target price on shares of Airbus SE […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Franklin Resources (BEN) Stock Price

Media coverage about Franklin Resources (NYSE:BEN) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 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 […]

Contrasting Liberty Property Trust (LPT) & EPR Properties (EPR)

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LPT) and EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) are both mid-cap finance 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. Institutional & Insider Ownership 91.7% of Liberty Property Trust shares are owned by […]

$0.58 Earnings Per Share Expected for M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (MDC) This Quarter

Equities research analysts forecast that M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) will post earnings of $0.58 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have made estimates for M.D.C. Holdings’ earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.65 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.53. M.D.C. Holdings posted […]

City Holding Company (CHCO) Raised to Hold at BidaskClub

City Holding Company (NASDAQ:CHCO) was upgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Thursday. Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of City Holding from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research […]

CES Energy Solutions Corp (CEU) Receives C$8.67 Consensus PT from Analysts

Shares of CES Energy Solutions Corp (TSE:CEU) have been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the six analysts that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month price objective among […]

Gray Television, Inc. (GTN) Upgraded to “Buy” by Zacks Investment Research

Gray Television, Inc. (NYSE:GTN) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a $16.00 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price would indicate a potential upside of 9.22% from the stock’s current price. According […]

Autoliv, Inc. (ALV) Rating Reiterated by Robert W. Baird

Autoliv, Inc. (NYSE:ALV)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities researchers at Robert W. Baird in a report released on Thursday. Several other research firms have also issued reports on ALV. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “hold” rating and set a $120.00 price target (up from $101.00) on shares of Autoliv in a research […]

Williams Companies, Inc. (The) (WMB) vs. Its Competitors Head to Head Comparison

Williams Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE: WMB) is one of 53 publicly-traded companies in the “Oil & Gas Transportation Services” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Williams Companies, Inc. (The) to related businesses based on the strength of its dividends, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability and valuation. Dividends […]

Agrium Inc. (AGU) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) (TSE:AGU) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the seventeen research firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating on the company. The […]

GSV Capital Corp (GSVC) CEO Mark D. Klein Buys 10,000 Shares

GSV Capital Corp (NASDAQ:GSVC) CEO Mark D. Klein acquired 10,000 shares of GSV Capital Corp stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 20th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $5.36 per share, for a total transaction of $53,600.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 87,340 […]

Ted C. Ho Sells 30,000 Shares of Gigamon Inc. (GIMO) Stock

Gigamon Inc. (NYSE:GIMO) Director Ted C. Ho sold 30,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $42.99, for a total transaction of $1,289,700.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 16,919 shares of the company’s stock, valued at […]

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) Plans $0.63 Quarterly Dividend

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 21st, RTT News reports. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 10th will be paid a dividend of 0.63 per share by the restaurant operator on Wednesday, November 1st. This represents a $2.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.01%. Darden Restaurants […]

Comparing Venator Materials PLC (VNTR) and Valhi (VHI)

Valhi (NYSE: VHI) and Venator Materials PLC (NASDAQ:VNTR) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation and analyst recommendations. Institutional and Insider Ownership 2.2% of Valhi shares are held by institutional investors. 0.0% […]

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Deutsche Bank AG in a report released on Thursday. They presently have a $12.00 target price on the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock. Deutsche Bank AG’s price target would indicate a potential downside of 12.79% from the stock’s current price. A number […]

Wayfair Inc. (W) Receives $75.01 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

Shares of Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W) have received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the twenty-three research firms that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Ten investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and thirteen have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month target price among analysts […]

Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (CBD) Receives Average Rating of “Buy” from Brokerages

Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (NYSE:CBD) has been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the six brokerages that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, two have issued a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month […]

Head-To-Head Review: Regency Energy Partners (RGP) versus NewJersey Resources Corporation (NJR)

Regency Energy Partners (NYSE: RGP) and NewJersey Resources Corporation (NYSE:NJR) are both utilities companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations. Dividends NewJersey Resources Corporation pays an annual dividend of $1.02 per share and […]

Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (KFS) Director Joseph David Stilwell Purchases 1,794 Shares of Stock

Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (TSE:KFS) (NYSE:KFS) Director Joseph David Stilwell purchased 1,794 shares of Kingsway Financial Services stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 19th. The stock was bought at an average cost of C$5.95 per share, with a total value of C$10,674.30. Joseph David Stilwell also recently made the following trade(s): On Wednesday, September […]

Brokerages Set CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) Price Target at $31.82

Shares of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the sixteen ratings firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have assigned a hold recommendation, five have assigned a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong […]

Viavi Solutions Inc. (VIAV) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAV) have been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the twelve ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The […]

Coty Inc. (COTY) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Shares of Coty Inc. (NYSE:COTY) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the eighteen analysts that are covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have assigned a hold recommendation and five have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year price […]

BlackPearl Resources Inc. (PXX) Stock Price Down 3.7%

BlackPearl Resources Inc. (TSE:PXX)’s share price fell 3.7% during trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as C$1.29 and last traded at C$1.30. 31,310 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 66% from the average session volume of 92,844 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$1.35. In other BlackPearl Resources […]