Archive for September, 2019

Zacks: Analysts Expect Texas Capital Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:TCBI) to Announce $1.51 EPS

Wall Street analysts expect Texas Capital Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:TCBI) to announce earnings per share (EPS) of $1.51 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Eight analysts have issued estimates for Texas Capital Bancshares’ earnings, with estimates ranging from $1.37 to $1.64. Texas Capital Bancshares posted earnings of $1.65 per share in the same quarter […]

Brokerages Expect Varex Imaging Corp (NASDAQ:VREX) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $202.49 Million

Wall Street brokerages forecast that Varex Imaging Corp (NASDAQ:VREX) will report $202.49 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have made estimates for Varex Imaging’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $205.20 million and the lowest is $199.16 million. Varex Imaging reported sales of $204.80 million in the same […]

Ensign Energy Services Inc (ESI) To Go Ex-Dividend on September 18th

Ensign Energy Services Inc (TSE:ESI) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 18th, TickerTech reports. Investors of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be given a dividend of 0.12 per share on Thursday, October 3rd. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 12.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, […]

Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund Inc (ARDC) To Go Ex-Dividend on September 18th

Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund Inc (NYSE:ARDC) announced a dividend on Thursday, July 11th, NASDAQ reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.108 per share on Monday, September 30th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 18th. Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund has decreased its dividend […]

IVE Group Ltd (ASX:IGL) to Issue Final Dividend of $0.08

IVE Group Ltd (ASX:IGL) declared a final dividend on Friday, September 13th, MarketIndexAU reports. Investors of record on Thursday, October 24th will be paid a dividend of 0.077 per share on Thursday, October 24th. This represents a yield of 3.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 17th. Shares of ASX:IGL opened at […]

Invesco Van Kmpn Trst for Inv Gr NY Mcps to Issue — Dividend of $0.05 (NYSE:VTN)

Invesco Van Kmpn Trst for Inv Gr NY Mcps (NYSE:VTN) declared a — dividend on Wednesday, September 4th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 18th will be paid a dividend of 0.0506 per share by the investment management company on Monday, September 30th. This represents a yield of 4.4%. The ex-dividend […]

Invesco Van Kampen High Income Trust II (NYSE:VLT) Announces — Dividend of $0.10

Invesco Van Kampen High Income Trust II (NYSE:VLT) declared a — dividend on Thursday, September 5th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 18th will be given a dividend of 0.0964 per share by the financial services provider on Monday, September 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 8.1%. The ex-dividend date […]

QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADB) Announces $0.06 Quarterly Dividend

QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADB) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 6th, NASDAQ reports. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 18th will be given a dividend of 0.06 per share by the software maker on Wednesday, September 25th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend […]

Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) PT Lowered to $26.00

Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) had its price objective trimmed by Wells Fargo & Co from $30.00 to $26.00 in a research report report published on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the oilfield services company’s stock. Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on HAL. Barclays decreased their target price […]

CVS Health (NYSE:CVS) Now Covered by Analysts at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank assumed coverage on shares of CVS Health (NYSE:CVS) in a report released on Thursday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $91.00 price objective on the pharmacy operator’s stock. Several other research firms have also weighed in on CVS. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $74.00 price […]

Wells Fargo & Co Increases Ares Management (NYSE:ARES) Price Target to $37.00

Ares Management (NYSE:ARES) had its target price raised by Wells Fargo & Co from $33.00 to $37.00 in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. They currently have an outperform rating on the asset manager’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on ARES. Barclays assumed […]

Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Thursday morning, BidAskClub reports. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the company. ValuEngine raised Kulicke and Soffa Industries from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report […]

Patrick Industries (NASDAQ:PATK) Upgraded to Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Patrick Industries (NASDAQ:PATK) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. A number of other equities analysts also recently weighed in on PATK. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Patrick Industries from a sell rating to a hold rating in a […]

Caretrust REIT (NASDAQ:CTRE) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank started coverage on shares of Caretrust REIT (NASDAQ:CTRE) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday, The Fly reports. The firm issued a buy rating and a $29.00 target price on the real estate investment trust’s stock. A number of other research firms have also commented on CTRE. Raymond James lowered shares […]

Best Buy Co Inc (BBY) To Go Ex-Dividend on September 18th

Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE:BBY) declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 30th, RTT News reports. Investors of record on Thursday, September 19th will be given a dividend of 0.50 per share by the technology retailer on Thursday, October 10th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.96%. The ex-dividend date of […]

Service Stream Limited (ASX:SSM) to Issue $0.06 Final Dividend

Service Stream Limited (ASX:SSM) declared a final dividend on Thursday, August 22nd, MarketIndexAU reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, October 2nd will be paid a dividend of 0.055 per share on Wednesday, October 2nd. This represents a yield of 1.96%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 17th. Shares of ASX:SSM opened at A$2.57 ($1.82) on […]

Ventas (NYSE:VTR) Earns Hold Rating from Analysts at Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank initiated coverage on shares of Ventas (NYSE:VTR) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, The Fly reports. The brokerage issued a hold rating and a $72.00 target price on the real estate investment trust’s stock. A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. ValuEngine downgraded shares […]

Rite Aid (NYSE:RAD) Now Covered by Analysts at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank assumed coverage on shares of Rite Aid (NYSE:RAD) in a research note published on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage issued a sell rating and a $5.00 target price on the stock. A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. ValuEngine raised Rite Aid from a hold […]

Newpark Resources (NYSE:NR) Downgraded to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Newpark Resources (NYSE:NR) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Newpark Resources, Inc. is a worldwide provider of value-added drilling fluids systems, and composite matting systems used in oilfield and other commercial markets. “ […]

Wells Fargo & Co Trims Liberty Oilfield Services (NYSE:LBRT) Target Price to $17.00

Liberty Oilfield Services (NYSE:LBRT) had its price target lowered by Wells Fargo & Co from $20.00 to $17.00 in a research report released on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage currently has an outperform rating on the stock. Several other research firms have also issued reports on LBRT. Morgan Stanley dropped their price objective on […]

Canaccord Genuity Lowers Square (NYSE:SQ) to Hold

Canaccord Genuity downgraded shares of Square (NYSE:SQ) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Canaccord Genuity currently has $64.00 price objective on the technology company’s stock, down from their prior price objective of $88.00. SQ has been the subject of several other reports. KeyCorp […]

Ninetowns Internet Technlgy Grp (NASDAQ:NINE) Downgraded by Wells Fargo & Co to “Market Perform”

Wells Fargo & Co lowered shares of Ninetowns Internet Technlgy Grp (NASDAQ:NINE) from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a research note published on Thursday morning, The Fly reports. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. AltaCorp Capital restated a sector perform rating on shares of Ninetowns Internet […]

UBS Group Upgrades AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) to “Buy”

UBS Group upgraded shares of AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has $79.00 target price on the stock, down from their prior target price of $85.00. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Goldman […]

Schnitzer Steel Industries (NASDAQ:SCHN) Upgraded at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Schnitzer Steel Industries (NASDAQ:SCHN) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. Several other research firms have also weighed in on SCHN. Cowen reiterated a market perform rating and set a $25.00 target price (up from $24.00) on shares of Schnitzer Steel Industries […]

Golden Ocean Group (NASDAQ:GOGL) Raised to “Strong-Buy” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Golden Ocean Group (NASDAQ:GOGL) from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the company. ValuEngine upgraded Golden Ocean Group from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on […]

Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) Upgraded at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on EBSB. Piper Jaffray Companies raised shares of Meridian Bancorp from a neutral rating to an overweight rating and raised their […]

InterContinental Hotels Group (NYSE:IHG) Lowered to Neutral at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut shares of InterContinental Hotels Group (NYSE:IHG) from an overweight rating to a neutral rating in a research note released on Thursday morning, Briefing.com Automated Import reports. A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Royal Bank of Canada downgraded InterContinental Hotels Group from a sector […]

Tailored Brands (NYSE:TLRD) Price Target Increased to $6.00 by Analysts at B. Riley

Tailored Brands (NYSE:TLRD) had its price objective lifted by B. Riley from $5.00 to $6.00 in a research report released on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. B. Riley also issued estimates for Tailored Brands’ Q1 2021 earnings at $0.32 EPS, Q2 2021 earnings at $0.79 EPS, […]

WCF Bancorp (NASDAQ:WCFB) versus Western New England Bancorp (NASDAQ:WNEB) Financial Survey

WCF Bancorp (NASDAQ:WCFB) and Western New England Bancorp (NASDAQ:WNEB) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings. Risk & Volatility WCF Bancorp has a beta of 0.25, suggesting that its […]

Financial Analysis: Jumia Technologies (JMIA) and Its Competitors

Jumia Technologies (NYSE: JMIA) is one of 24 publicly-traded companies in the “Catalog & mail-order houses” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Jumia Technologies to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership and risk. Insider and Institutional Ownership 18.3% of […]

Head to Head Comparison: Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) vs. Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW)

Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) and Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends and institutional ownership. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Black Hills and Pinnacle West Capital’s top-line revenue, earnings […]

NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) vs. Spi Energy (NASDAQ:SPI) Head-To-Head Survey

NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) and Spi Energy (NASDAQ:SPI) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for NXP […]

Head-To-Head Survey: China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) & Oi SA em Recuperacao Judicial (NYSE:OIBRQ)

China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) and Oi SA em Recuperacao Judicial (OTCMKTS:OIBRQ) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability and institutional ownership. Insider & Institutional Ownership 2.0% of China Mobile shares are held […]

Reviewing Crawford United (OTCMKTS:CRAWA) and Roper Technologies (OTCMKTS:ROP)

Crawford United (OTCMKTS:CRAWA) and Roper Technologies (NYSE:ROP) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Crawford United […]

Century Bancorp (NASDAQ:CNBKA) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Century Bancorp (NASDAQ:CNBKA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. Separately, ValuEngine cut Century Bancorp from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Thursday, August 1st. NASDAQ CNBKA opened at $89.41 on Thursday. The stock has a market […]

Gold Fields (NYSE:GFI) PT Lowered to $6.00 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Gold Fields (NYSE:GFI) had its price objective trimmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $6.20 to $6.00 in a research report report published on Thursday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of […]

Meritor (NYSE:MTOR) Given New $21.00 Price Target at UBS Group

Meritor (NYSE:MTOR) had its target price trimmed by UBS Group from $25.00 to $21.00 in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the auto parts company’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Buckingham Research cut their […]

Buckingham Research Boosts Axis Capital (NYSE:AXS) Price Target to $74.00

Axis Capital (NYSE:AXS) had its price objective boosted by Buckingham Research from $70.00 to $74.00 in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Buckingham Research currently has a buy rating on the insurance provider’s stock. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. ValuEngine upgraded shares […]

Albemarle (NYSE:ALB) Earns “Buy” Rating from G.Research

G.Research restated their buy rating on shares of Albemarle (NYSE:ALB) in a report issued on Thursday, Zacks.com reports. G.Research also issued estimates for Albemarle’s FY2021 earnings at $7.10 EPS, FY2022 earnings at $8.05 EPS and FY2023 earnings at $8.75 EPS. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Loop Capital […]

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Hold

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Thursday morning, BidAskClub reports. Separately, TheStreet cut Century Aluminum from a c- rating to a d+ rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 22nd. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating […]