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Intermediate Capital Group (ICP) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,440 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Intermediate Capital Group (LON:ICP) had its price target boosted by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 1,350 ($18.11) to GBX 1,440 ($19.32) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday. They currently have an overweight rating on the stock. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on ICP. Numis Securities restated an add […]

Deutsche Bank Increases Inchcape (INCH) Price Target to GBX 905

Inchcape (LON:INCH) had its target price lifted by Deutsche Bank from GBX 900 ($12.08) to GBX 905 ($12.14) in a report released on Friday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Deutsche Bank’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 22.38% from the company’s previous close. Several other analysts have also […]

Deutsche Bank Cuts Marks and Spencer Group (MKS) Price Target to GBX 325

Marks and Spencer Group (LON:MKS) had its price objective decreased by Deutsche Bank from GBX 330 ($4.43) to GBX 325 ($4.36) in a research note published on Thursday morning. Deutsche Bank currently has a hold rating on the retailer’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also commented on MKS. Credit Suisse Group lowered Marks and […]

Berenberg Bank Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for On The Beach Group (OTB)

Berenberg Bank reissued their buy rating on shares of On The Beach Group (LON:OTB) in a research report released on Thursday. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Numis Securities restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 552 ($7.41) price objective on shares of On The Beach Group in a report […]

ADP (ADP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

ADP (NASDAQ:ADP) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “ADP holds a dominant position in the payroll processing and HCM market, primarily due to its robust product portfolio. Acquisitions have also been a key growth catalyst […]

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Columbia Banking System (COLB) Share Price

News headlines about Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB) have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to […]

Jeld-Wen (JELD) Receives Daily Media Impact Score of 0.07

News headlines about Jeld-Wen (NYSE:JELD) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Bancorpsouth Bank (BXS) Stock Price

Media coverage about Bancorpsouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm 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 one, with scores nearest to one being […]

Darling Ingredients (DAR) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.22

News coverage about Darling Ingredients (NYSE:DAR) has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most […]

Tullow Oil (TLW) PT Raised to GBX 350 at BNP Paribas

Tullow Oil (LON:TLW) had its price objective raised by BNP Paribas from GBX 250 ($3.35) to GBX 350 ($4.70) in a research note published on Wednesday. BNP Paribas currently has an outperform rating on the stock. Several other analysts have also issued reports on the company. Barclays lowered Tullow Oil to an equal weight rating […]

ZPG (ZPG) Lowered to “Hold” at Numis Securities

Numis Securities lowered shares of ZPG (LON:ZPG) to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. They currently have GBX 490 ($6.57) price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of GBX 425 ($5.70). Several other analysts have also commented on the stock. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a hold rating on […]

Secure Trust Bank (STB) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital

Shore Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Secure Trust Bank (LON:STB) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. A number of other brokerages have also recently commented on STB. Peel Hunt restated a sell rating on shares of Secure Trust Bank in a report on Thursday, May 17th. Numis Securities restated […]

Renewi (RWI) Coverage Initiated at Numis Securities

Research analysts at Numis Securities started coverage on shares of Renewi (LON:RWI) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm set a “buy” rating and a GBX 105 ($1.41) price target on the stock. Numis Securities’ price target suggests a potential upside of 34.62% from the stock’s current price. Separately, Peel Hunt […]

Redrow (RDW) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Redrow (LON:RDW)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by Liberum Capital in a research note issued on Friday. They currently have a GBX 700 ($9.39) target price on the stock. Liberum Capital’s target price suggests a potential upside of 12.99% from the stock’s current price. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the […]

Contrasting NetScout Systems (NTCT) & Ebix (EBIX)

NetScout Systems (NASDAQ: NTCT) and Ebix (NASDAQ:EBIX) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation and earnings. Volatility & Risk NetScout Systems has a beta of 1.54, meaning that its […]

Valeritas (VLRX) vs. Its Rivals Head-To-Head Survey

Valeritas (NASDAQ: VLRX) is one of 106 publicly-traded companies in the “Surgical & medical instruments” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Valeritas to similar companies based on the strength of its risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership and profitability. Profitability This table compares Valeritas and its competitors’ […]

Analyzing Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM) & Fibria (FBR)

Schweitzer-Mauduit International (NYSE: SWM) and Fibria (NYSE:FBR) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, valuation and risk. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Schweitzer-Mauduit International […]

Donnelley Financial Solns (DFIN) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Donnelley Financial Solns (NYSE:DFIN) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eight research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year […]

Denali Therapeutics (DNLI) Receives Average Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

Denali Therapeutics (NASDAQ:DNLI) has been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the six ratings firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12 month target price among analysts that […]

Grupo Aeroportuario dl Srst SAB CV (ASR) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Grupo Aeroportuario dl Srst SAB CV (NYSE:ASR) have been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the nine analysts that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have issued a hold recommendation and one has given a buy recommendation to the company. […]

Magnolia Petroleum (MAGP) Trading Down 0%

Magnolia Petroleum (LON:MAGP) dropped 0% on Friday . The stock traded as low as GBX 0.56 ($0.01) and last traded at GBX 0.68 ($0.01). Approximately 387,485 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 403% from the average daily volume of 77,043 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 0.68 ($0.01). About Magnolia Petroleum […]

Feedback (FDBK) Shares Up 17.9%

Shares of Feedback (LON:FDBK) shot up 17.9% during mid-day trading on Friday . The stock traded as high as GBX 3.02 ($0.04) and last traded at GBX 2.80 ($0.04). 4,746,505 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 352% from the average session volume of 1,050,000 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 2.38 […]

Xcel Energy (XEL) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Thursday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $50.00 target price on the utilities provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “Shares of Xcel Energy have gained compared with decline in its industry in last two […]

Williams-Sonoma (WSM) Rating Reiterated by Loop Capital

Loop Capital reiterated their hold rating on shares of Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM) in a research report report published on Thursday. They currently have a $58.00 price target on the specialty retailer’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. BTIG Research boosted their price target on Williams-Sonoma to $47.00 and gave […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Boosts WPX Energy (WPX) Price Target to $26.00

WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) had its target price increased by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $24.00 to $26.00 in a report issued on Wednesday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. currently has an overweight rating on the oil and gas producer’s stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Deutsche Bank initiated coverage […]

Veeva Systems (VEEV) Price Target Raised to $90.00 at Needham & Company LLC

Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV) had its target price raised by Needham & Company LLC to $90.00 in a report released on Friday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the technology company’s stock. Needham & Company LLC’s price target points to a potential upside of 16.82% from the stock’s previous close. Several other research firms […]

Waste Connections (WCN) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. According to Zacks, “We appreciate Waste Connections’ focus on secondary and rural markets to garner a higher local market share. Moreover, the merger with Progressive Waste Solutions has […]

Barclays (BCS) Receives “Neutral” Rating from Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group reiterated their neutral rating on shares of Barclays (NYSE:BCS) in a report released on Wednesday morning. BCS has been the subject of a number of other research reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Barclays in a research note on Monday, March 19th. Investec lowered Barclays from […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Cuts AutoZone (AZO) Price Target to $800.00

AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) had its price objective lowered by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $900.00 to $800.00 in a research report report published on Wednesday. The firm currently has an overweight rating on the stock. Several other research analysts have also recently commented on AZO. Argus increased their target price on shares of AutoZone from $675.00 […]

AutoZone (AZO) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Thursday morning. Several other equities analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada reduced their price target on shares of AutoZone to $668.00 and set a market perform rating on the stock […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades AAR (AIR) to Sell

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of AAR (NYSE:AIR) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “AAR Corp. underperformed its broader industry in last 6 months, may be because it operates in the commercial aviation industry, which is cyclical in nature. Moreover the company […]

Advance Auto Parts (AAP) PT Raised to $140.00

Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP) had its price objective upped by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $138.00 to $140.00 in a research note published on Wednesday morning. They currently have an overweight rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts also recently weighed in on AAP. Zacks Investment Research raised Advance Auto Parts from a sell […]

Volkswagen Group (VLKAY) and Ferrari (RACE) Head to Head Analysis

Volkswagen Group (OTCMKTS: VLKAY) and Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) are both large-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Volkswagen Group […]

Reviewing American Equity Investment Life (AEL) and FGL (FG)

American Equity Investment Life (NYSE: AEL) and FGL (NYSE:FG) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and dividends. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current ratings for American Equity Investment Life […]

Zacks: Analysts Set $5.00 Price Target for Mountain Province Diamonds (MPVD)

Shares of Mountain Province Diamonds (NASDAQ:MPVD) have received a consensus broker rating score of 2.00 (Buy) from the two analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a strong buy rating on the company. Mountain Province Diamonds’ rating score […]

Critical Review: Nordic American Tanker (NAT) vs. GasLog (GLOG)

Nordic American Tanker (NYSE: NAT) and GasLog (NYSE:GLOG) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations and profitability. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent recommendations for Nordic American Tanker and […]

Semtech Co. (SMTC) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.46 Per Share

Equities analysts predict that Semtech Co. (NASDAQ:SMTC) will post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.46 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Five analysts have issued estimates for Semtech’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.45 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.47. Semtech posted earnings per share of $0.44 during […]

$0.54 EPS Expected for MGM Growth Properties (MGP) This Quarter

Brokerages predict that MGM Growth Properties (NYSE:MGP) will post $0.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have made estimates for MGM Growth Properties’ earnings. MGM Growth Properties posted earnings of $0.50 per share during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate […]

GAP (GPS) Given New $33.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank

GAP (NYSE:GPS) had its price objective lowered by research analysts at Deutsche Bank from $34.00 to $33.00 in a report released on Friday. The firm currently has a “hold” rating on the apparel retailer’s stock. Deutsche Bank’s target price points to a potential upside of 17.23% from the stock’s previous close. Several other analysts also […]

Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE:BAH) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage presently has a $47.00 price target on the business services provider’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price target points to a potential upside of 12.47% from the […]