Analyst Articles – US

NVE (NVEC) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Hold

BidaskClub cut shares of NVE (NASDAQ:NVEC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Thursday. Separately, ValuEngine upgraded shares of NVE from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report on Monday, February 4th. Shares of NASDAQ:NVEC traded down $1.31 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $95.40. 19,130 […]

Nomad Foods (NOMD) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Nomad Foods (NYSE:NOMD) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday morning. According to Zacks, “Nomad Foods Ltd. manufactures and distributes frozen foods primarily in the United Kingdom, Italy, Germany, Sweden, France and Norway. The Company’s portfolio of frozen food […]

Middleby (MIDD) Downgraded by BidaskClub

Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD) was downgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Friday. A number of other analysts also recently commented on the stock. TheStreet downgraded shares of Middleby from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report on Friday, […]

Legacy Reserves (LGCY) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Legacy Reserves (NASDAQ:LGCY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report issued on Friday. According to Zacks, “Legacy Reserves LP is an independent oil and natural gas limited partnership headquartered in Midland, Texas, and is focused on the acquisition and exploitation of oil and […]

Lululemon Athletica (LULU) Stock Rating Lowered by Wedbush

Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) was downgraded by equities researchers at Wedbush from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report released on Friday, MarketBeat reports. They presently have a $155.00 price target on the apparel retailer’s stock, down from their previous price target of $176.00. Wedbush’s price target would indicate a potential upside of […]

Zumiez (ZUMZ) Downgraded by ValuEngine

ValuEngine cut shares of Zumiez (NASDAQ:ZUMZ) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Thursday morning. Several other research firms have also recently issued reports on ZUMZ. B. Riley decreased their price objective on shares of Zumiez to $32.00 and set a buy rating for the company in a research […]

Ferroglobe (GSM) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Ferroglobe (NASDAQ:GSM) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Friday. According to Zacks, “Ferroglobe PLC provides silicon and specialty metals. It produces silicon metal and silicon and manganese based alloy, serves in the specialty chemical, aluminum, solar, steel and ductile iron foundry industries. […]

Independent Bank Group (IBTX) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub

Independent Bank Group (NASDAQ:IBTX) was downgraded by BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report released on Friday. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Independent Bank Group from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on […]

BidaskClub Downgrades HomeStreet (HMST) to Sell

HomeStreet (NASDAQ:HMST) was downgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. A number of other research firms also recently commented on HMST. B. Riley boosted their target price on HomeStreet to $35.00 and gave the stock a […]

Piper Jaffray Companies Begins Coverage on Aerie Pharmaceuticals (AERI)

Piper Jaffray Companies assumed coverage on shares of Aerie Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AERI) in a report released on Thursday morning, Marketbeat.com reports. The firm issued an overweight rating and a $80.00 price objective on the stock. Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Oppenheimer reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Aerie Pharmaceuticals […]

Guggenheim Reiterates Neutral Rating for Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN)

Guggenheim reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of Alexion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ALXN) in a research note published on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a $135.00 price objective on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Several other research analysts have also commented on ALXN. Oppenheimer set a $165.00 price objective on shares of Alexion Pharmaceuticals and gave the […]

First Community Bankshares (FCBC) Rating Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub

First Community Bankshares (NASDAQ:FCBC) was downgraded by BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. NASDAQ:FCBC opened at $31.41 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $496.25 million, a P/E ratio of 13.90 and a beta of 0.68. First Community Bankshares has a […]

Eagle Bancorp (EGBN) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Eagle Bancorp (NASDAQ:EGBN) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Thursday. According to Zacks, “EAGLE BANCORP is the holding company for EagleBank. The Bank is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, and conducts full service commercial banking services through nine offices, located in Montgomery […]

First Mid-Illinois Bancshares (FMBH) Rating Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub

First Mid-Illinois Bancshares (NASDAQ:FMBH) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Friday. Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on FMBH. Zacks Investment Research downgraded First Mid-Illinois Bancshares from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report […]

Apple (AAPL) Earns Outperform Rating from Wedbush

Wedbush reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, Marketbeat reports. The brokerage currently has a $215.00 price objective on the iPhone maker’s stock, up from their prior price objective of $200.00. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call. Several other […]

BidaskClub Lowers FLIR Systems (FLIR) to Sell

BidaskClub cut shares of FLIR Systems (NASDAQ:FLIR) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. A number of other research firms have also recently issued reports on FLIR. Robert W. Baird upgraded shares of FLIR Systems from a neutral rating to an outperform rating in a […]

Ionis Pharmaceuticals (IONS) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Ionis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IONS) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a RNA-targeted drug discovery and development company which focuses on developing drugs for severe and rare diseases. Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., formerly known as Isis Pharmaceuticals, […]

Line (LN) Lifted to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Line (NYSE:LN) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Thursday morning. According to Zacks, “LINE Corporation develops and operates the LINE application for smartphones. It offers messenger services which include free messages, voice calls and video calls. The company also provides communication and […]

Ooma (OOMA) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Ooma (NYSE:OOMA) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Ooma, Inc. provides communications solutions and other connected services to small business, home and mobile users. The Company’s products include Ooma Office for small businesses, Business Promoter, Ooma Telo […]

Starwood Property Trust (STWD) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Starwood Property Trust (NYSE:STWD) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Thursday morning. According to Zacks, “Starwood Property Trust, Inc. is a newly formed company that is focused primarily on originating, investing in, financing and managing commercial mortgage loans and other commercial real […]

Target (TGT) Upgraded to Buy at Gordon Haskett

Gordon Haskett upgraded shares of Target (NYSE:TGT) from an accumulate rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, MarketBeat.com reports. TGT has been the topic of a number of other reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Target from a buy rating to a hold rating in a […]

Ardelyx (ARDX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Ardelyx (NASDAQ:ARDX) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Ardelyx, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. It discovers, develops and commercializes small molecule therapeutics that work in the gastrointestinal tract to treat cardio-renal, GI and metabolic diseases. The […]

Alta Mesa Resources (AMR) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Alta Mesa Resources (NASDAQ:AMR) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Alta Mesa Resources, Inc. is an exploration and production company which focused on the development and acquisition of unconventional oil and natural gas reserves primarily in the […]

Stemline Therapeutics (STML) Upgraded at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Stemline Therapeutics (NASDAQ:STML) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Thursday. Several other research analysts have also weighed in on STML. Piper Jaffray Companies set a $20.00 price objective on shares of Stemline Therapeutics and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on […]

1st Source (SRCE) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine

1st Source (NASDAQ:SRCE) was downgraded by equities research analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. Several other research firms have also recently issued reports on SRCE. BidaskClub cut 1st Source from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report […]

BidaskClub Downgrades First Financial Bankshares (FFIN) to Sell

First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN) was downgraded by investment analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Friday. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded First Financial Bankshares from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $69.00 price […]

CME Group (CME) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub

CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) was downgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Bank of America reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a $191.00 price objective (down from […]

BidaskClub Downgrades Ames National (ATLO) to Hold

Ames National (NASDAQ:ATLO) was downgraded by stock analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. Separately, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Ames National from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 2nd. ATLO stock opened at $26.50 on […]

ValuEngine Lowers Unity Bancorp (UNTY) to Sell

ValuEngine lowered shares of Unity Bancorp (NASDAQ:UNTY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Shares of UNTY opened at $18.75 on Thursday. The stock has a market cap of $202.48 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.38 and a beta of 0.53. Unity Bancorp has a […]

WSFS Financial (WSFS) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

WSFS Financial (NASDAQ:WSFS) was downgraded by BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on WSFS. Stephens set a $51.00 price target on WSFS Financial and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report […]

Verastem (VSTM) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Verastem (NASDAQ:VSTM) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Verastem, Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on discovering and developing drugs to improve outcomes for patients with cancer. Its programs target the focal adhesion kinase (FAK) […]

Viomi Technology (VIOT) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Viomi Technology (NASDAQ:VIOT) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Thursday morning. The firm currently has $13.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Viomi Technology Co., Ltd develops and sells Internet-of-things-enabled home products such as water purifiers, refrigerator, fan, water […]

Service Co. International (SCI) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Service Corporation’s shares have outperformed the industry in a year. We note that the company is steadily gaining from aging Baby Boomer population, which is fueling […]

Cytokinetics (CYTK) PT Raised to $13.00

Cytokinetics (NASDAQ:CYTK) had its target price hoisted by Piper Jaffray Companies from $12.00 to $13.00 in a research report released on Wednesday morning, The Fly reports. They currently have an overweight rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. HC Wainwright set a $21.00 target […]

AquaBounty Technologies (AQB) Price Target Lowered to $5.50 at National Securities

AquaBounty Technologies (NYSE:AQB) had its target price trimmed by National Securities from $6.50 to $5.50 in a report published on Wednesday morning. They currently have a buy rating on the stock. “ Secondary Offering Details. On March 18th, AQB announced an offering of 3.3 million shares at a purchase price of $2.25 per share. Underwriter […]

Home Depot (HD) Coverage Initiated at Evercore ISI

Evercore ISI started coverage on shares of Home Depot (NYSE:HD) in a research report report published on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat.com reports. The firm issued an outperform rating and a $215.00 price objective on the home improvement retailer’s stock. HD has been the subject of several other research reports. DZ Bank cut shares of Home Depot […]

Arlo Technologies (ARLO) Lifted to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Arlo Technologies (NYSE:ARLO) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Arlo Technologies, Inc. product design, wireless connectivity, cloud infrastructure and cutting-edge AI capabilities focuses on delivering a seamless, smart home experience. The company’s cloud-based platform provides […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Edgewater Technology (ALYA) to Sell

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Edgewater Technology (NYSE:ALYA) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Alithya Group Inc. provides digital strategies and technologies primarily in North America. The company’s integrated offering is based on strategy services, Microsoft and Oracle technologies and custom solutions. […]

Westpac Banking (WBK) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Westpac Banking (NYSE:WBK) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Westpac Banking Corp. provides a broad range of banking and financial services. The company offers general banking services to retail, commercial, and institutional customers and […]

Unit (UNT) Lifted to Sell at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Unit (NYSE:UNT) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. Several other research analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Capital One Financial lowered shares of Unit from an overweight rating to an equal weight rating in a research report […]