Archive for July, 2019

Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) have been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the eighteen brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 […]

Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

Shares of Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) have received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the twenty-five analysts that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have issued a hold recommendation and sixteen have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 […]

Kopin Co. (NASDAQ:KOPN) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Strong Buy” by Brokerages

Kopin Co. (NASDAQ:KOPN) has received an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy rating. Analysts have set a one year consensus price target of $2.20 for the company, […]

Brokerages Set Chevron Co. (NYSE:CVX) Price Target at $135.62

Chevron Co. (NYSE:CVX) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the twenty analysts that are covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, thirteen have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:AXAS) Will Announce Earnings of $0.08 Per Share

Wall Street brokerages forecast that Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:AXAS) will report earnings of $0.08 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Abraxas Petroleum’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.10 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.05. Abraxas Petroleum reported earnings […]

Brokerages Set Halcon Resources Corp (NYSE:HK) Target Price at $4.13

Shares of Halcon Resources Corp (NYSE:HK) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the nine brokerages that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have assigned a hold recommendation and one has given a buy recommendation to the company. The average […]

Interpublic Group of Companies Inc (NYSE:IPG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

Interpublic Group of Companies Inc (NYSE:IPG) has received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the ten ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year price objective among […]

-$0.40 EPS Expected for Accelerate Diagnostics Inc (NASDAQ:AXDX) This Quarter

Equities analysts forecast that Accelerate Diagnostics Inc (NASDAQ:AXDX) will post ($0.40) earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have issued estimates for Accelerate Diagnostics’ earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.42) to ($0.36). Accelerate Diagnostics posted earnings of ($0.43) per share during the same quarter last year, which […]

AtriCure Inc. (NASDAQ:ATRC) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.18 Per Share

Equities analysts expect AtriCure Inc. (NASDAQ:ATRC) to post ($0.18) earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have made estimates for AtriCure’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.20) and the highest estimate coming in at ($0.16). AtriCure posted earnings of ($0.19) per share during the […]

Sachem Capital Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:SACH) Plans Dividend of $0.12

Sachem Capital Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:SACH) declared a dividend on Thursday, July 11th, Fidelity reports. Investors of record on Monday, July 22nd will be given a dividend of 0.12 per share on Monday, July 29th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, July 19th. NYSEAMERICAN SACH opened at $5.50 on Wednesday. Sachem Capital has a twelve […]

City Merchants High Yield Trust Plc (LON:CMHY) Plans GBX 2.50 Dividend

City Merchants High Yield Trust Plc (LON:CMHY) declared a dividend on Tuesday, June 25th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 18th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.50 ($0.03) per share on Monday, August 19th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 18th. The official announcement […]

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBRL) Announces Special Dividend of $3.00

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBRL) announced a special dividend on Wednesday, June 5th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Friday, July 19th will be paid a dividend of 3.00 per share by the restaurant operator on Friday, August 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 3%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, […]

Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund (AWP) To Go Ex-Dividend on July 19th

Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund (NYSE:AWP) declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, July 10th, NASDAQ reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 22nd will be given a dividend of 0.05 per share by the investment management company on Tuesday, July 30th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 9.49%. The ex-dividend date […]

Northern Bear Plc (NTBR) to Issue Dividend of GBX 4 on August 30th

Northern Bear Plc (LON:NTBR) announced a dividend on Monday, July 15th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 8th will be given a dividend of GBX 4 ($0.05) per share on Friday, August 30th. This represents a yield of 6.02%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 8th. The official announcement can be accessed at […]

Supermarket Income REIT PLC to Issue Dividend of GBX 1.42 (LON:SUPR)

Supermarket Income REIT PLC (LON:SUPR) declared a dividend on Monday, July 8th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, July 18th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.42 ($0.02) per share on Wednesday, August 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 18th. The official […]

Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund (TSE:BPF.UN) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.12

Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund (TSE:BPF.UN) announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, July 18th, TickerTech reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 31st will be given a dividend of 0.115 per share on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a $1.38 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.77%. The ex-dividend date of this […]

Tekla World Healthcare Fund (NYSE:THW) Announces Dividend Increase – $0.12 Per Share

Tekla World Healthcare Fund (NYSE:THW) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, July 9th, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Friday, July 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.117 per share on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 10.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, […]

Keg Royalties Income Fund Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.09 (TSE:KEG.UN)

Keg Royalties Income Fund (TSE:KEG.UN) announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, July 18th, TickerTech reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 31st will be given a dividend of 0.0946 per share on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a $1.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.66%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July […]

TwentyFour Income Fund Ltd (LON:TFIF) Announces Dividend of GBX 1.50

TwentyFour Income Fund Ltd (LON:TFIF) announced a dividend on Thursday, July 11th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 18th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.50 ($0.02) per share on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 18th. The official announcement can be […]

Domino’s Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

Domino’s Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The restaurant operator reported $2.19 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $2.00 by $0.19, Morningstar.com reports. Domino’s Pizza had a negative return on equity of 12.38% and a net margin of 10.50%. The company had revenue of $811.65 million during […]

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Issues FY 2019 Earnings Guidance

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Tuesday. The company provided EPS guidance of $8.53-8.63 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $8.60. The company issued revenue guidance of $80.8-81.6 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $81.22 billion.Johnson & Johnson also updated its FY19 […]

AlarmCom Hldg Inc (NASDAQ:ALRM) Short Interest Update

AlarmCom Hldg Inc (NASDAQ:ALRM) saw a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 5,994,800 shares, an increase of 5.5% from the May 30th total of 5,682,300 shares. Currently, 16.9% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume of 416,800 shares, the […]

Short Interest in Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECHO) Rises By 6.5%

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECHO) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,921,500 shares, a growth of 6.5% from the May 30th total of 1,803,900 shares. Approximately 7.1% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an […]

Short Interest in Montage Resources Corp (NYSE:MR) Rises By 5.8%

Montage Resources Corp (NYSE:MR) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 940,500 shares, an increase of 5.8% from the May 30th total of 889,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 349,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]

Critical Survey: Penn Virginia (NASDAQ:PVAC) & Devon Energy (NASDAQ:DVN)

Penn Virginia (NASDAQ:PVAC) and Devon Energy (NYSE:DVN) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability and dividends. Risk & Volatility Penn Virginia has a beta of 1.32, meaning that its share price is […]

Gulf Resources (NASDAQ:GURE) versus Ashland Global (NASDAQ:ASH) Head-To-Head Analysis

Ashland Global (NYSE:ASH) and Gulf Resources (NASDAQ:GURE) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, valuation and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Ashland Global […]

Dongfeng Motor Group (OTCMKTS:DNFGY) & Lear (OTCMKTS:LEA) Financial Comparison

Dongfeng Motor Group (OTCMKTS:DNFGY) and Lear (NYSE:LEA) are both mid-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and risk. Risk & Volatility Dongfeng Motor Group has a beta of 1.31, suggesting that its stock […]

Critical Review: Pangaea Logistics Solutions (NASDAQ:PANL) & Box Ships (NASDAQ:TEUFF)

Pangaea Logistics Solutions (NASDAQ:PANL) and Box Ships (OTCMKTS:TEUFF) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, profitability, valuation, dividends and institutional ownership. Risk and Volatility Pangaea Logistics Solutions has a beta of 0.25, suggesting that its […]

Analyzing E*TRADE Financial (NASDAQ:ETFC) and Frederick County Bancorp (MD) (NASDAQ:FCBI)

E*TRADE Financial (NASDAQ:ETFC) and Frederick County Bancorp (MD) (OTCMKTS:FCBI) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings and profitability. Institutional and Insider Ownership 91.5% of E*TRADE Financial shares are held by institutional investors. […]

Regulus Therapeutics (NASDAQ:RGLS) and Corcept Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CORT) Financial Analysis

Regulus Therapeutics (NASDAQ:RGLS) and Corcept Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CORT) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk and dividends. Risk and Volatility Regulus Therapeutics has a beta of 1.98, meaning that its share price […]

Cinemark (NYSE:CNK) PT Lowered to $43.00

Cinemark (NYSE:CNK) had its price objective decreased by investment analysts at MKM Partners to $43.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, The Fly reports. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. MKM Partners’ price target points to a potential upside of 12.51% from the company’s previous close. […]

Insider Buying: Ballantyne Strong Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:BTN) Director Purchases 5,888 Shares of Stock

Ballantyne Strong Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:BTN) Director Global Investors Fundamental acquired 5,888 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, July 12th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $3.16 per share, for a total transaction of $18,606.08. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. […]

Agilysys, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGYS) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Agilysys, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGYS) saw a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 382,800 shares, a growth of 7.1% from the May 30th total of 357,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 94,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.1 days. Currently, 1.9% of […]

Grocery Outlet (NYSE:GO) Earns Neutral Rating from Analysts at Guggenheim

Guggenheim assumed coverage on shares of Grocery Outlet (NYSE:GO) in a report issued on Monday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The brokerage set a “neutral” rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on GO. Goldman Sachs Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $70.00 price objective on shares of Total in a […]

Parker-Hannifin (NYSE:PH) PT Lowered to $164.00

Parker-Hannifin (NYSE:PH) had its price objective lowered by stock analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from $179.00 to $164.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage currently has a “hold” rating on the industrial products company’s stock. Stifel Nicolaus’ price objective would indicate a potential downside of 4.12% from […]

Coeur Mining (NYSE:CDE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Noble Financial

Coeur Mining (NYSE:CDE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities research analysts at Noble Financial in a research note issued on Monday, AnalystRatings.com reports. They currently have a $5.00 target price on the basic materials company’s stock. Noble Financial’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 9.65% from the company’s current price. Several other […]

SK Telecom (NYSE:SKM) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of SK Telecom (NYSE:SKM) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Saturday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “SK Telecom Co. is the world’s first commercial CDMA digital cellular service. As of September 30, 1997, they have provided the highest quality service for more […]

BIO-TECHNE (NASDAQ:TECH) Cut to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub cut shares of BIO-TECHNE (NASDAQ:TECH) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Saturday morning, BidAskClub reports. Several other research analysts have also issued reports on the stock. ValuEngine raised shares of Vistra Energy from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note on Wednesday, […]

Umpqua (NASDAQ:UMPQ) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Umpqua (NASDAQ:UMPQ) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “UMPQUA HOLDINGS is a financial holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the company engages primarily in the business of commercial and retail banking and the delivery of retail […]

Gibraltar Industries (NASDAQ:ROCK) Cut to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Gibraltar Industries (NASDAQ:ROCK) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Saturday morning, BidAskClub reports. Separately, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Hanger from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 28th. ROCK opened at $39.71 on Friday. The […]