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NBT Bancorp (NBTB) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.35

Media stories about NBT Bancorp (NASDAQ:NBTB) have trended positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of 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 one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. NBT […]

Viewray Target of Unusually High Options Trading (VRAY)

Viewray Inc (NASDAQ:VRAY) saw some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock traders bought 1,531 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 1,125% compared to the typical daily volume of 125 call options. A number of brokerages have issued reports on VRAY. Mizuho reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $12.00 […]

Diamondback Energy’s (FANG) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Piper Jaffray

Piper Jaffray restated their buy rating on shares of Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG) in a report published on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a $143.00 price target on the oil and natural gas company’s stock. Piper Jaffray also issued estimates for Diamondback Energy’s Q1 2018 earnings at $1.60 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $1.62 EPS, Q3 […]

Investors Buy Royal Gold (RGLD) on Weakness

Investors purchased shares of Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD) (TSE:RGL) on weakness during trading on Tuesday. $20.65 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $13.57 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $7.08 million into the stock. Of all stocks tracked, Royal Gold had the 29th highest […]

Traders Sell Shares of United Technologies (UTX) on Strength (UTX)

Traders sold shares of United Technologies Co. (NYSE:UTX) on strength during trading hours on Tuesday. $81.89 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $198.60 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $116.71 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, United Technologies had the […]

Hi Crush Partners LP (HCLP) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.57 Per Share

Wall Street brokerages predict that Hi Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP) will post $0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Five analysts have provided estimates for Hi Crush Partners’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.45 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.62. Hi […]

Domino’s Pizza’s (DPZ) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Maxim Group

Maxim Group restated their buy rating on shares of Domino’s Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) in a research note published on Wednesday. They currently have a $255.00 price target on the restaurant operator’s stock. Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Barclays lifted their target price on shares of Domino’s Pizza from $184.00 to $215.00 […]

Dollar General (DG) Upgraded to Buy at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Dollar General (NYSE:DG) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. A number of other analysts have also commented on the company. Credit Suisse Group began coverage on Dollar General in a report on Tuesday. They set a neutral rating and a […]

Broadcom Limited (AVGO) Insider Hock E. Tan Sells 20,000 Shares

Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO) insider Hock E. Tan sold 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, April 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $248.03, for a total transaction of $4,960,600.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link. Hock […]

BidaskClub Lowers Opus Bank (OPB) to Hold

Opus Bank (NASDAQ:OPB) was downgraded by investment analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Thursday. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Opus Bank from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a […]

Harvard Bioscience (HBIO) Sets New 1-Year High and Low at $6.05

Harvard Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBIO) reached a new 52-week high and low during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as low as $6.05 and last traded at $5.90, with a volume of 74312 shares. The stock had previously closed at $5.85. Several research firms have issued reports on HBIO. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Harvard […]

Fastenal (FAST) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.37

Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 10th, RTT News reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, April 25th will be given a dividend of 0.37 per share on Wednesday, May 23rd. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is […]

Comparing Wolverine World Wide (WWW) & Steve Madden (SHOO)

Wolverine World Wide (NYSE: WWW) and Steve Madden (NASDAQ:SHOO) are both mid-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Wolverine World Wide and Steve Madden’s net margins, […]

Zacks: Lakeland Industries (LAKE) Given Consensus Rating of “Strong Buy” by Analysts

Shares of Lakeland Industries (NASDAQ:LAKE) have been assigned an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the two brokers that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Brokerages have set a 12-month consensus target price of $17.50 for the company […]

Contrasting TriNet (TNET) and Its Rivals

TriNet (NYSE: TNET) is one of 120 public companies in the “Business services, not elsewhere classified” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare TriNet to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings. Profitability This table compares TriNet and its […]

CEVA (CEVA) Rating Increased to Hold at BidaskClub

CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA) was upgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Thursday. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded CEVA from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, April […]

Douglas Emmett, Inc. (DEI) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Douglas Emmett, Inc. (NYSE:DEI) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the thirteen brokerages that are covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price […]

CNB Financial (CCNE) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of CNB Financial (NASDAQ:CCNE) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “CNB Financial Corporation is a bank holding company headquartered in Clearfield, PA. It conducts business principally through County National Bank whose market area includes twenty convenient office […]

Beiersdorf (BDRFF) Rating Reiterated by DZ Bank

DZ Bank reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of Beiersdorf (OTCMKTS:BDRFF) in a research note published on Wednesday. OTCMKTS BDRFF opened at $116.00 on Wednesday. Beiersdorf has a one year low of $96.40 and a one year high of $120.05. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: “[[title]]” was posted by [[site]] and is owned by of [[site]]. If […]

Lakeland Industries (LAKE) Downgraded by ValuEngine to “Hold”

ValuEngine lowered shares of Lakeland Industries (NASDAQ:LAKE) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised Lakeland Industries from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $15.00 target price for the company in a research note on Thursday, February […]

ABB Group (ABB) Given “Neutral” Rating at JPMorgan Chase

JPMorgan Chase restated their neutral rating on shares of ABB Group (NYSE:ABB) in a report issued on Wednesday. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on ABB. Zacks Investment Research lowered ABB Group from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 10th. Bank of America lowered […]

U Network (UUU) Price Hits $0.0018 on Top Exchanges

U Network (CURRENCY:UUU) traded up 4.7% against the US dollar during the one day period ending at 8:00 AM E.T. on April 19th. In the last seven days, U Network has traded flat against the US dollar. U Network has a total market capitalization of $0.00 and $175,045.00 worth of U Network was traded on […]

Universal Forest Products (UFPI) Issues Earnings Results

Universal Forest Products (NASDAQ:UFPI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday. The construction company reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.42 by $0.03, Fidelity Earnings reports. Universal Forest Products had a return on equity of 12.10% and a net margin of 3.03%. The firm had revenue of […]

Savannah Resources (SAV) Receives “Corporate” Rating from Northland Securities

Northland Securities reissued their corporate rating on shares of Savannah Resources (LON:SAV) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on SAV. FinnCap reissued a corporate rating and issued a GBX 11 ($0.16) price objective on shares of Savannah Resources in a report on Wednesday, […]

Telford Homes (TEF) Price Target Increased to GBX 510 by Analysts at Peel Hunt

Telford Homes (LON:TEF) had its target price boosted by Peel Hunt from GBX 505 ($7.23) to GBX 510 ($7.30) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Separately, Barclays upped their price target on shares of Telford Homes from GBX 398 ($5.70) to GBX 415 […]

Continental (CON) Given a €285.00 Price Target at Warburg Research

Continental (ETR:CON) received a €285.00 ($351.85) price target from research analysts at Warburg Research in a research report issued on Thursday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Warburg Research’s price target indicates a potential upside of 29.19% from the stock’s current price. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports […]

Continental (CON) Given a €250.00 Price Target at Kepler Capital Markets

Continental (ETR:CON) has been assigned a €250.00 ($308.64) target price by equities researchers at Kepler Capital Markets in a report released on Thursday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Kepler Capital Markets’ price objective would suggest a potential upside of 13.33% from the company’s previous close. Several other equities research analysts […]

CSX (CSX) Given New $65.00 Price Target at Robert W. Baird

CSX (NASDAQ:CSX) had its price target hoisted by Robert W. Baird from $63.00 to $65.00 in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. Robert W. Baird currently has an outperform rating on the transportation company’s stock. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded CSX from […]

Caleres (CAL) Insider Daniel R. Freidman Sells 4,690 Shares

Caleres (NYSE:CAL) insider Daniel R. Freidman sold 4,690 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, April 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $34.23, for a total value of $160,538.70. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 84,046 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,876,894.58. […]

Travelport (TVPT) Sets New 12-Month High and Low at $17.25

Travelport (NYSE:TVPT) hit a new 52-week high and low during trading on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $17.25 and last traded at $17.27, with a volume of 1260007 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $17.07. A number of equities research analysts recently commented on the stock. Deutsche Bank raised […]

Sleep Number (SNBR) Cut to Market Perform at Raymond James

Sleep Number (NASDAQ:SNBR) was downgraded by analysts at Raymond James from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday, The Fly reports. SNBR has been the topic of a number of other reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Sleep Number from a “buy” rating to a […]

Dialog Semiconductor PLC (DLG) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Dialog Semiconductor PLC (ETR:DLG) has been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the thirteen analysts that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have given a hold recommendation and four have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 […]

Research Analysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for April, 19th (AMADY, AVV, CP, DIOD, ECC, EGHT, EPAM, HMSNF, MTFB, NBLX)

Research Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Thursday, April 19th: Imperial Capital started coverage on shares of Amadeus IT Group (OTCMKTS:AMADY). The firm issued an in-line rating on the stock. Aveva (LON:AVV) had its add rating reissued by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE:CP) (TSE:CP) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at […]

Brokers Offer Predictions for Callon Petroleum’s FY2018 Earnings (CPE)

Callon Petroleum (NYSE:CPE) – Analysts at Piper Jaffray lifted their FY2018 earnings per share estimates for Callon Petroleum in a report released on Wednesday, April 18th. Piper Jaffray analyst D. Kistler now anticipates that the oil and natural gas company will post earnings per share of $1.16 for the year, up from their prior estimate […]

Research Analysts Issue Forecasts for Idacorp’s FY2018 Earnings (IDA)

Idacorp (NYSE:IDA) – Stock analysts at KeyCorp upped their FY2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Idacorp in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday, April 18th. KeyCorp analyst P. Ridzon now anticipates that the coal producer will earn $4.20 per share for the year, up from their prior estimate of […]

Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for CBL & Associates Properties, Inc.’s FY2018 Earnings (CBL)

CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (NYSE:CBL) – Stock analysts at KeyCorp issued their FY2018 earnings estimates for CBL & Associates Properties in a report issued on Monday, April 16th. KeyCorp analyst T. Thomas anticipates that the real estate investment trust will earn $1.77 per share for the year. CBL & Associates Properties (NYSE:CBL) last announced […]

Fidus Investment (FDUS) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.38 Per Share

Wall Street brokerages predict that Fidus Investment (NASDAQ:FDUS) will report earnings of $0.38 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Three analysts have provided estimates for Fidus Investment’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.37 to $0.40. Fidus Investment posted earnings per share of $0.37 in the same quarter last year, which would indicate […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Chesapeake Utilities (CPK) Will Post Earnings of $1.34 Per Share

Equities research analysts predict that Chesapeake Utilities (NYSE:CPK) will announce earnings of $1.34 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Chesapeake Utilities’ earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $1.30 and the highest is $1.38. Chesapeake Utilities reported earnings per share of $1.17 in the same […]

K2M Group Holdings (KTWO) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.22 Per Share

Brokerages expect K2M Group Holdings (NASDAQ:KTWO) to post ($0.22) earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have issued estimates for K2M Group’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.19) and the lowest estimate coming in at ($0.24). K2M Group reported earnings per share of […]

Q2 2018 Earnings Forecast for Biogen Issued By Leerink Swann (BIIB)

Biogen (NASDAQ:BIIB) – Research analysts at Leerink Swann raised their Q2 2018 earnings per share estimates for Biogen in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, April 17th. Leerink Swann analyst G. Porges now expects that the biotechnology company will earn $6.43 per share for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $6.38. Leerink […]