The ViaSat, Inc. (VSAT) Trading 5.4% Higher

The ViaSat, Inc. (VSAT) Trading 5.4% Higher

ViaSat, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT) shares traded up 5.4% on Friday . The stock traded as high as $68.57 and last traded at $68.40. 946,768 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 115% from the average session volume of 440,552 shares. The stock had previously closed at $64.90. Several research analysts recently commented on the company. Needham & Company LLC raised ViaSat from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $78.00 price target for the company in a research report on Friday. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating…

The Barclays PLC Analysts Give Hannover Rück SE (HNR1) a €109.10 Price Target

The Barclays PLC Analysts Give Hannover Rück SE (HNR1) a €109.10 Price Target

Barclays PLC set a €109.10 ($126.86) target price on Hannover Rück SE (FRA:HNR1) in a research note published on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Kepler Capital Markets set a €121.00 ($140.70) price objective on shares of Hannover Rück SE and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Thursday, August 10th. DZ Bank AG reissued a buy rating on shares of Hannover Rück SE in a report on Tuesday, September 12th. BNP…

The Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

The Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the nine brokerages that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have assigned a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $140.00. A number of research firms have recently commented on VMC. Jefferies Group LLC lifted their target price on Vulcan Materials from…

The DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (DVA) PT Lowered to $66.00

The DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (DVA) PT Lowered to $66.00

DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE:DVA) had its price objective trimmed by Bank of America Corporation from $75.00 to $66.00 in a report released on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. DVA has been the topic of a number of other reports. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a hold rating and issued a $70.00 price target on shares of DaVita HealthCare Partners in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of DaVita HealthCare Partners from a sell rating to a hold rating…

The Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

The Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the seventeen research firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, ten have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $322.57. A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on LMT shares. Bank of America Corporation set a…

The Keybank National Association OH Trims Stake in Masco Corporation (MAS)

The Keybank National Association OH Trims Stake in Masco Corporation (MAS)

Keybank National Association OH cut its holdings in Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) by 3.6% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 41,253 shares of the construction company’s stock after selling 1,549 shares during the period. Keybank National Association OH’s holdings in Masco Corporation were worth $1,609,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of MAS. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its holdings in…

The Barnes Group, Inc. (B) Stake Decreased by Keybank National Association OH

The Barnes Group, Inc. (B) Stake Decreased by Keybank National Association OH

Keybank National Association OH lowered its stake in shares of Barnes Group, Inc. (NYSE:B) by 13.3% in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 24,655 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,787 shares during the quarter. Keybank National Association OH’s holdings in Barnes Group were worth $1,737,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Several other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. USA…

The Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Holdings Boosted by Boston Partners

The Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Holdings Boosted by Boston Partners

Boston Partners grew its holdings in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) by 1.9% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 2,071,153 shares of the technology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 38,339 shares during the quarter. Boston Partners owned about 0.34% of Symantec Corporation worth $67,955,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of SYMC. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. lifted its stake…

The Boston Partners Has $62.89 Million Holdings in Stifel Financial Corporation (SF)

The Boston Partners Has $62.89 Million Holdings in Stifel Financial Corporation (SF)

Boston Partners grew its position in shares of Stifel Financial Corporation (NYSE:SF) by 2.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 1,176,359 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 32,530 shares during the period. Boston Partners owned 1.72% of Stifel Financial Corporation worth $62,888,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio…

The Boston Partners Buys 23,092 Shares of Nelnet, Inc. (NNI)

The Boston Partners Buys 23,092 Shares of Nelnet, Inc. (NNI)

Boston Partners increased its stake in Nelnet, Inc. (NYSE:NNI) by 2.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 1,069,640 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 23,092 shares during the quarter. Boston Partners owned approximately 2.58% of Nelnet worth $54,017,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Legal & General Group Plc raised its holdings in Nelnet by 64.2%…

The National Retail Properties (NNN) Position Boosted by Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund

The National Retail Properties (NNN) Position Boosted by Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund

Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund raised its holdings in shares of National Retail Properties (NYSE:NNN) by 25.0% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 86,007 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 17,216 shares during the quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund owned about 0.06% of National Retail Properties worth $3,583,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. A number of other institutional investors have also bought…

The Boston Partners Acquires 144,315 Shares of MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA)

The Boston Partners Acquires 144,315 Shares of MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA)

Boston Partners boosted its holdings in shares of MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) by 2.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 5,246,185 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after acquiring an additional 144,315 shares during the quarter. Boston Partners owned approximately 1.32% of MFA Financial worth $45,957,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of MFA. Principal Financial Group…

The Viacom Inc. (VIAB) Shares Bought by Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund

The Viacom Inc. (VIAB) Shares Bought by Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund

Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund boosted its holdings in Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) by 2.1% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 110,101 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,268 shares during the period. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund’s holdings in Viacom were worth $3,065,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of…

The Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund Raises Holdings in CBOE Holdings, Inc. (CBOE)

The Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund Raises Holdings in CBOE Holdings, Inc. (CBOE)

Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund raised its position in CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBOE) by 208.4% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 29,744 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 20,098 shares during the quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund’s holdings in CBOE Holdings were worth $3,201,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their…

The Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Shares Sold by Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund

The Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Shares Sold by Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund

Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund lowered its stake in shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) by 2.6% in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 248,977 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock after selling 6,578 shares during the period. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund’s holdings in Marathon Oil Corporation were worth $3,376,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of MRO. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position…

The MeetMe, Inc. (MEET) Cut to “Market Perform” at JMP Securities

The MeetMe, Inc. (MEET) Cut to “Market Perform” at JMP Securities

JMP Securities lowered shares of MeetMe, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEET) from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a report released on Thursday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. JMP Securities currently has $6.00 price target on the information services provider’s stock. Several other analysts have also commented on MEET. Canaccord Genuity lowered MeetMe from a buy rating to a hold rating and set a $10.00 price target on the stock. in a research note on Thursday. Zacks Investment Research lowered MeetMe from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research…

The Snap Inc. (SNAP) Downgraded by Canaccord Genuity

The Snap Inc. (SNAP) Downgraded by Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity cut shares of Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Thursday morning. SNAP has been the topic of several other reports. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated a neutral rating and issued a $14.00 price target (down from $16.00) on shares of Snap in a research report on Monday, September 25th. Wedbush began coverage on shares of Snap in a research report on Wednesday, August 30th. They set a neutral rating and a $12.00 price objective on…

The Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $3.27 Billion

The Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $3.27 Billion

Wall Street analysts forecast that Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) will report $3.27 billion in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Seven analysts have made estimates for Ross Stores’ earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $3.30 billion and the lowest estimate coming in at $3.24 billion. Ross Stores posted sales of $3.09 billion during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year over year growth rate of 5.8%. The business is scheduled to announce its next quarterly earnings results after the market…

The Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (CLI) Downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to “Sell”

The Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (CLI) Downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to “Sell”

Stifel Nicolaus cut shares of Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE:CLI) from a buy rating to a sell rating in a report published on Wednesday. CLI has been the subject of several other reports. Evercore ISI reaffirmed an outperform rating and issued a $29.00 price objective (down from $33.00) on shares of Mack-Cali Realty Corporation in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. SunTrust Banks, Inc. raised shares of Mack-Cali Realty Corporation from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $30.00 price objective for the company in a report on…

The Robert W. Baird Increases Douglas Emmett, Inc. (DEI) Price Target to $47.00

The Robert W. Baird Increases Douglas Emmett, Inc. (DEI) Price Target to $47.00

Douglas Emmett, Inc. (NYSE:DEI) had its target price upped by investment analysts at Robert W. Baird from $45.00 to $47.00 in a report released on Friday. The firm currently has an “outperform” rating on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Robert W. Baird’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 17.12% from the stock’s current price. A number of other research analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Janney Montgomery Scott started coverage on shares of Douglas Emmett in a research note on Friday, September 8th. They issued…

The Zacks Investment Research Lowers Ford Motor Company (F) to Hold

The Zacks Investment Research Lowers Ford Motor Company (F) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Ford posted adjusted earnings per share of 43 cents in the third quarter of 2017, which came in higher than both the prior-year quarter figure and the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Also, the company logged automotive revenues of $33.6 billion, surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $32.9 billion. Ford is also expanding its production capacity in many emerging markets to…

The NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Nomura

The NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Nomura

NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) was upgraded by analysts at Nomura from a “reduce” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report issued on Friday. The firm currently has a $190.00 target price on the computer hardware maker’s stock, up from their previous target price of $110.00. Nomura’s target price would indicate a potential downside of 12.09% from the stock’s previous close. Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $200.00 price target (up from $135.00) on shares of…

The AstraZeneca plc (AZN) PT Set at GBX 5,000 by Morgan Stanley

The AstraZeneca plc (AZN) PT Set at GBX 5,000 by Morgan Stanley

AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) received a GBX 5,000 ($65.76) price objective from investment analysts at Morgan Stanley in a research note issued on Friday. The brokerage currently has a “neutral” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 2.67% from the stock’s current price. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Citigroup Inc. reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 6,000 ($78.92) price objective on shares of AstraZeneca plc in a research report on Thursday, July 13th….

The Insider Selling: News Corporation (NWS) CFO Sells $72,500.00 in Stock

The Insider Selling: News Corporation (NWS) CFO Sells $72,500.00 in Stock

News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWS) CFO Kevin Halpin sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.50, for a total value of $72,500.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 29,855 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $432,897.50. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Shares of News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWS) opened at $15.55 on Friday….

The Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Wildhorse Resource Development Corporation (WRD) to Buy

The Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Wildhorse Resource Development Corporation (WRD) to Buy

Wildhorse Resource Development Corporation (NYSE:WRD) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Friday. The brokerage presently has a $15.00 price objective on the oil and natural gas company’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price points to a potential downside of 6.07% from the company’s current price. According to Zacks, “WildHorse Resource Development Corporation is an oil and natural gas company. It focused on the acquisition, exploration, development and production of oil, natural gas and NGL. The company properties…

The HM Payson & Co. Has $741,000 Holdings in Advanced Proteome Therapeutics Corp. (APC)

The HM Payson & Co. Has $741,000 Holdings in Advanced Proteome Therapeutics Corp. (APC)

HM Payson & Co. trimmed its position in Advanced Proteome Therapeutics Corp. (NYSE:APC) by 20.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 15,171 shares of the energy producer’s stock after selling 3,950 shares during the period. HM Payson & Co.’s holdings in Advanced Proteome Therapeutics Corp. were worth $741,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Fis Group…

The Bingham Osborn & Scarborough LLC Sells 172,716 Shares of Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF (VEA)

The Bingham Osborn & Scarborough LLC Sells 172,716 Shares of Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF (VEA)

Bingham Osborn & Scarborough LLC reduced its stake in shares of Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSE:VEA) by 3.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 5,135,380 shares of the company’s stock after selling 172,716 shares during the quarter. Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF accounts for approximately 20.9% of Bingham Osborn & Scarborough LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 2nd largest holding. Bingham Osborn & Scarborough LLC owned about 0.42% of Vanguard MSCI EAFE ETF worth $222,927,000 at the…

The Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) Shares Sold by HM Payson & Co.

The Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) Shares Sold by HM Payson & Co.

HM Payson & Co. reduced its position in shares of Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF) by 33.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 15,020 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 7,658 shares during the period. HM Payson & Co.’s holdings in Capital One Financial Corporation were worth $1,272,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made…

The Sei Investments Co. Grows Holdings in Douglas Emmett, Inc. (DEI)

The Sei Investments Co. Grows Holdings in Douglas Emmett, Inc. (DEI)

Sei Investments Co. boosted its position in shares of Douglas Emmett, Inc. (NYSE:DEI) by 8.6% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 729,189 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 57,686 shares during the period. Sei Investments Co. owned about 0.45% of Douglas Emmett worth $28,744,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced…

The Praxair, Inc. (PX) Shares Sold by HM Payson & Co.

The Praxair, Inc. (PX) Shares Sold by HM Payson & Co.

HM Payson & Co. decreased its holdings in Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) by 15.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 17,875 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 3,318 shares during the quarter. HM Payson & Co.’s holdings in Praxair were worth $2,498,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Parallel Advisors LLC grew its holdings in Praxair by 19.1%…

The Sei Investments Co. Acquires 114,788 Shares of Camden Property Trust (CPT)

The Sei Investments Co. Acquires 114,788 Shares of Camden Property Trust (CPT)

Sei Investments Co. boosted its holdings in shares of Camden Property Trust (NYSE:CPT) by 53.1% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 331,133 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 114,788 shares during the quarter. Sei Investments Co. owned 0.36% of Camden Property Trust worth $30,282,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. YorkBridge Wealth Partners…

The Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. Takes $432,000 Position in TCF Financial Co. (TCB)

The Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. Takes $432,000 Position in TCF Financial Co. (TCB)

Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. acquired a new stake in TCF Financial Co. (NYSE:TCB) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund acquired 7,323 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $432,000. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the business. Northwestern Mutual Investment Management Company LLC lifted its stake in TCF Financial by 0.3% in the second quarter. Northwestern Mutual Investment Management Company…

The Sei Investments Co. Sells 101,469 Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST)

The Sei Investments Co. Sells 101,469 Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST)

Sei Investments Co. decreased its position in shares of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) by 5.2% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,863,638 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 101,469 shares during the period. Sei Investments Co. owned approximately 0.25% of Host Hotels & Resorts worth $34,459,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of…

The Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. Lowers Position in Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN)

The Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. Lowers Position in Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN)

Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. trimmed its position in shares of Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) by 18.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,482 shares of the closed-end fund’s stock after selling 1,906 shares during the period. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd.’s holdings in Franklin Resources were worth $378,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. PGGM…

The 132,200 Shares in Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL) Acquired by Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd.

The 132,200 Shares in Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL) Acquired by Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd.

Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. bought a new stake in Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 132,200 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $751,000. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. owned about 0.13% of Western Alliance Bancorporation as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A number of other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of WAL. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its…

The Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. Grows Position in GoldON Resources Ltd (GLD)

The Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. Grows Position in GoldON Resources Ltd (GLD)

Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. boosted its position in shares of GoldON Resources Ltd (NYSEARCA:GLD) by 43.9% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 13,763 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,200 shares during the period. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd.’s holdings in GoldON Resources were worth $1,679,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added…

The BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA Sells 230,721 Shares of Xylem Inc. (XYL)

The BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA Sells 230,721 Shares of Xylem Inc. (XYL)

BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA lowered its holdings in shares of Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) by 42.5% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 312,687 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 230,721 shares during the period. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA owned about 0.17% of Xylem worth $19,584,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in XYL. USS Investment Management Ltd bought a new…

The Fraport AG Frankfurt Arprt Svcs Wrldwde (FRA) PT Set at €81.00 by Commerzbank Ag

The Fraport AG Frankfurt Arprt Svcs Wrldwde (FRA) PT Set at €81.00 by Commerzbank Ag

Fraport AG Frankfurt Arprt Svcs Wrldwde (FRA:FRA) has been given a €81.00 ($94.19) price objective by stock analysts at Commerzbank Ag in a research note issued on Friday. The brokerage currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Commerzbank Ag’s target price indicates a potential downside of 1.58% from the stock’s previous close. Several other brokerages have also recently weighed in on FRA. Kepler Capital Markets set a €102.00 ($118.60) price target on Fraport AG Frankfurt Arprt Svcs Wrldwde and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report…

The Instructure, Inc. (INST) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

The Instructure, Inc. (INST) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Instructure, Inc. (NYSE:INST) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Thursday. They currently have $37.00 target price on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Instructure, Inc. provides cloud-based online education technology. It develops Canvas, a learning management application for the education market and Bridge, for the corporate market, to enable its customers to develop, deliver and manage face-to-face and online learning experiences. The company’s platform also provides data analytics that enable real-time reaction to information and…

The Reviewing Arconic (ARNC) and Raytheon (RTN)

The Reviewing Arconic (ARNC) and Raytheon (RTN)

Arconic (NASDAQ: ARNC) and Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) are both large-cap aerospace & defense – nec 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. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Arconic and Raytheon’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation. Raytheon has higher revenue and earnings than Arconic. Arconic is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Raytheon, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks. Dividends…

The Prudential Financial Inc. Sells 1,649 Shares of Marriott International (MAR)

The Prudential Financial Inc. Sells 1,649 Shares of Marriott International (MAR)

Prudential Financial Inc. trimmed its position in Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR) by 0.4% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 433,373 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,649 shares during the period. Prudential Financial Inc. owned about 0.12% of Marriott International worth $47,784,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Advisory Services Network LLC boosted its position in Marriott International by…

The IndexIQ Advisors LLC Purchases 8,265 Shares of First Financial Corporation Indiana (THFF)

The IndexIQ Advisors LLC Purchases 8,265 Shares of First Financial Corporation Indiana (THFF)

IndexIQ Advisors LLC increased its stake in First Financial Corporation Indiana (NASDAQ:THFF) by 82.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 18,246 shares of the bank’s stock after acquiring an additional 8,265 shares during the quarter. IndexIQ Advisors LLC owned approximately 0.15% of First Financial Corporation Indiana worth $869,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Wells…

The First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (FMBI) Holdings Boosted by IndexIQ Advisors LLC

The First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (FMBI) Holdings Boosted by IndexIQ Advisors LLC

IndexIQ Advisors LLC raised its stake in First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:FMBI) by 83.0% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 36,600 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 16,603 shares during the period. IndexIQ Advisors LLC’s holdings in First Midwest Bancorp were worth $857,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in FMBI. Pacad Investment Ltd. boosted its…

The Rockcliff Metal (RCL) Position Boosted by State of Wisconsin Investment Board

The Rockcliff Metal (RCL) Position Boosted by State of Wisconsin Investment Board

State of Wisconsin Investment Board boosted its position in Rockcliff Metal (NYSE:RCL) by 9.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 164,768 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 14,834 shares during the period. State of Wisconsin Investment Board owned approximately 0.08% of Rockcliff Metal worth $19,532,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in…

The Gamco Investors INC. ET AL Increases Stake in Liberty Global PLC (LILAK)

The Gamco Investors INC. ET AL Increases Stake in Liberty Global PLC (LILAK)

Gamco Investors INC. ET AL grew its stake in shares of Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LILAK) by 6.5% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 330,340 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 20,155 shares during the period. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL owned approximately 0.19% of Liberty Global PLC worth $7,697,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in LILAK. Bronfman…

The State of Tennessee Treasury Department Has $8.11 Million Holdings in Cenovus Energy Inc (CVE)

The State of Tennessee Treasury Department Has $8.11 Million Holdings in Cenovus Energy Inc (CVE)

State of Tennessee Treasury Department raised its position in Cenovus Energy Inc (NYSE:CVE) (TSE:CVE) by 19.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 810,567 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after purchasing an additional 133,035 shares during the period. State of Tennessee Treasury Department owned 0.07% of Cenovus Energy worth $8,111,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in…

The State of Tennessee Treasury Department Sells 80,000 Shares of Cognex Corporation (CGNX)

The State of Tennessee Treasury Department Sells 80,000 Shares of Cognex Corporation (CGNX)

State of Tennessee Treasury Department cut its stake in shares of Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) by 53.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 70,000 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock after selling 80,000 shares during the quarter. State of Tennessee Treasury Department owned 0.08% of Cognex Corporation worth $7,720,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the…

The Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD) Shares Bought by State of Wisconsin Investment Board

The Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD) Shares Bought by State of Wisconsin Investment Board

State of Wisconsin Investment Board increased its holdings in shares of Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD) by 10.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 524,479 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after buying an additional 50,318 shares during the quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board owned 0.22% of Steel Dynamics worth $18,079,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Several other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of…

The State of Wisconsin Investment Board Has $20.68 Million Holdings in Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL)

The State of Wisconsin Investment Board Has $20.68 Million Holdings in Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL)

State of Wisconsin Investment Board cut its stake in Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) by 4.8% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 389,536 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 19,688 shares during the period. State of Wisconsin Investment Board owned about 0.37% of Western Alliance Bancorporation worth $20,677,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares…

The The Andersons, Inc. (ANDE) Reaches New 1-Year Low at $30.58

The The Andersons, Inc. (ANDE) Reaches New 1-Year Low at $30.58

The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) shares hit a new 52-week low during trading on Friday . The company traded as low as $30.58 and last traded at $30.55, with a volume of 120031 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $31.00. A number of research analysts recently commented on ANDE shares. Stephens downgraded shares of The Andersons from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and lowered their price target for the company from $42.00 to $35.00 in a report on Monday, August 7th. BidaskClub raised shares of…

The State of Wisconsin Investment Board Buys 57,939 Shares of CBRE Group, Inc. (CBG)

The State of Wisconsin Investment Board Buys 57,939 Shares of CBRE Group, Inc. (CBG)

State of Wisconsin Investment Board increased its stake in CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) by 11.4% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 565,894 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 57,939 shares during the quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board owned approximately 0.17% of CBRE Group worth $21,436,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of CBG. Janus Henderson Group…

The Stevens Capital Management LP Purchases New Stake in Diamondrock Hospitality Company (DRH)

The Stevens Capital Management LP Purchases New Stake in Diamondrock Hospitality Company (DRH)

Stevens Capital Management LP purchased a new stake in shares of Diamondrock Hospitality Company (NYSE:DRH) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 172,568 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $1,890,000. Stevens Capital Management LP owned 0.09% of Diamondrock Hospitality as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Royce & Associates LP increased its position in shares of…

The Michael Kors Holdings Limited (KORS) Shares Bought by State of Tennessee Treasury Department

The Michael Kors Holdings Limited (KORS) Shares Bought by State of Tennessee Treasury Department

State of Tennessee Treasury Department raised its position in shares of Michael Kors Holdings Limited (NYSE:KORS) by 320.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 179,333 shares of the lifestyle brand’s stock after purchasing an additional 136,709 shares during the period. State of Tennessee Treasury Department owned approximately 0.12% of Michael Kors Holdings Limited worth $8,581,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional investors…

The Stevens Capital Management LP Has $2.04 Million Holdings in East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC)

The Stevens Capital Management LP Has $2.04 Million Holdings in East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC)

Stevens Capital Management LP trimmed its position in shares of East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) by 11.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 34,073 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 4,585 shares during the quarter. Stevens Capital Management LP’s holdings in East West Bancorp were worth $2,037,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Royal Bank of…

The Contrasting Handy & Harman (HNH) and AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

The Contrasting Handy & Harman (HNH) and AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

Handy & Harman (NASDAQ: HNH) and AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) are both small-cap iron, steel mills & foundries companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability and valuation. Institutional & Insider Ownership 88.2% of Handy & Harman shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 73.9% of AK Steel Holding Corporation shares are owned by institutional investors. 6.1% of Handy & Harman shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of AK…

The Ecolab Inc. (ECL) Stake Lifted by Prudential Financial Inc.

The Ecolab Inc. (ECL) Stake Lifted by Prudential Financial Inc.

Prudential Financial Inc. lifted its holdings in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) by 0.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 366,402 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 680 shares during the quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. owned 0.13% of Ecolab worth $47,123,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in ECL. BlackRock Inc. grew its stake in shares of Ecolab by 2,154.8%…

The OMNOVA Solutions (OMN) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows

The OMNOVA Solutions (OMN) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows

Press coverage about OMNOVA Solutions (NYSE:OMN) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. OMNOVA Solutions earned a coverage optimism score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.524052617329 out of 100,…

The Prudential Financial Inc. Cuts Position in MedReleaf Corp. (LEA)

The Prudential Financial Inc. Cuts Position in MedReleaf Corp. (LEA)

Prudential Financial Inc. cut its stake in MedReleaf Corp. (NYSE:LEA) by 52.0% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 265,174 shares of the company’s stock after selling 287,493 shares during the period. Prudential Financial Inc. owned about 0.39% of MedReleaf Corp. worth $45,897,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. grew its position in MedReleaf Corp. by 6.1% in the second…

The Prudential Financial Inc. Raises Position in Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (WWW)

The Prudential Financial Inc. Raises Position in Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (WWW)

Prudential Financial Inc. increased its stake in Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE:WWW) by 30.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,501,962 shares of the textile maker’s stock after purchasing an additional 347,340 shares during the quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. owned 1.55% of Wolverine World Wide worth $43,332,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. Bank of Montreal Can boosted its holdings in Wolverine World Wide…

The BB&T Corporation (BBT) Shares Bought by Daiwa Securities Group Inc.

The BB&T Corporation (BBT) Shares Bought by Daiwa Securities Group Inc.

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) by 40.7% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 32,571 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 9,421 shares during the period. Daiwa Securities Group Inc.’s holdings in BB&T Corporation were worth $1,529,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Archford Capital Strategies LLC increased its holdings…

The Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (MBT) Stake Lowered by Daiwa Securities Group Inc.

The Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (MBT) Stake Lowered by Daiwa Securities Group Inc.

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. decreased its position in shares of Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (NYSE:MBT) by 31.3% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 159,250 shares of the Wireless communications provider’s stock after selling 72,450 shares during the quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc.’s holdings in Mobile TeleSystems OJSC were worth $1,663,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company….

The Daiwa Securities Group Inc. Trims Stake in Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (LYV)

The Daiwa Securities Group Inc. Trims Stake in Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (LYV)

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. cut its holdings in Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:LYV) by 21.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 32,000 shares of the company’s stock after selling 8,600 shares during the period. Daiwa Securities Group Inc.’s holdings in Live Nation Entertainment were worth $1,394,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its…

The Keybank National Association OH Boosts Stake in Sunoco Logistics Partners LP (ETP)

The Keybank National Association OH Boosts Stake in Sunoco Logistics Partners LP (ETP)

Keybank National Association OH lifted its holdings in Sunoco Logistics Partners LP (NYSE:ETP) by 19.1% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 105,672 shares of the pipeline company’s stock after buying an additional 16,928 shares during the period. Keybank National Association OH’s holdings in Sunoco Logistics Partners were worth $1,933,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Bristol Advisors…

The Ingersoll-Rand PLC (Ireland) (IR) Shares Bought by Keybank National Association OH

The Ingersoll-Rand PLC (Ireland) (IR) Shares Bought by Keybank National Association OH

Keybank National Association OH lifted its position in Ingersoll-Rand PLC (Ireland) (NYSE:IR) by 4.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 20,694 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after purchasing an additional 858 shares during the quarter. Keybank National Association OH’s holdings in Ingersoll-Rand PLC (Ireland) were worth $1,845,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in IR. Vanguard Group Inc….

The Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Position Raised by Daiwa Securities Group Inc.

The Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Position Raised by Daiwa Securities Group Inc.

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) by 21.5% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 54,383 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 9,633 shares during the quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc.’s holdings in Symantec Corporation were worth $1,784,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the business….

The Ambarella, Inc. (AMBA) Shares Bought by State Street Corp

The Ambarella, Inc. (AMBA) Shares Bought by State Street Corp

State Street Corp raised its holdings in Ambarella, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMBA) by 5.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 595,044 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after buying an additional 33,237 shares during the quarter. State Street Corp owned 1.77% of Ambarella worth $28,894,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the business. ETF Managers Group LLC bought a…

The Royal Bank of Canada Acquires 18,960 Shares of PIMCO ST GLB GV (RCS)

The Royal Bank of Canada Acquires 18,960 Shares of PIMCO ST GLB GV (RCS)

Royal Bank of Canada boosted its holdings in PIMCO ST GLB GV (NYSE:RCS) by 53.0% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 54,731 shares of the investment management company’s stock after buying an additional 18,960 shares during the period. Royal Bank of Canada’s holdings in PIMCO ST GLB GV were worth $557,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A number of other institutional investors have also added to or reduced…

The Monetary Management Group Inc. Boosts Position in NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE)

The Monetary Management Group Inc. Boosts Position in NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE)

Monetary Management Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) by 8.2% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,635 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 200 shares during the period. Monetary Management Group Inc.’s holdings in NextEra Energy were worth $369,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of NEE. Hanson McClain…

The Head-To-Head Review: Finisar Corporation (FNSR) vs. Its Peers

The Head-To-Head Review: Finisar Corporation (FNSR) vs. Its Peers

Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR) is one of 66 public companies in the “Communications & Networking” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Finisar Corporation to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations and profitability. Volatility & Risk Finisar Corporation has a beta of 1.19, meaning that its share price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Finisar Corporation’s peers have a beta of 1.13, meaning that their average share price is 13% more volatile…

The Head-To-Head Contrast: BlackBerry Limited (BB) versus Vodafone Group PLC (VOD)

The Head-To-Head Contrast: BlackBerry Limited (BB) versus Vodafone Group PLC (VOD)

BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB) and Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations and valuation. Profitability This table compares BlackBerry Limited and Vodafone Group PLC’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for BlackBerry Limited and Vodafone Group PLC, as reported by MarketBeat. BlackBerry Limited currently has…

The Jenoptik AG (JEN) Given a €26.00 Price Target by Baader Bank Analysts

The Jenoptik AG (JEN) Given a €26.00 Price Target by Baader Bank Analysts

Jenoptik AG (ETR:JEN) received a €26.00 ($30.23) target price from equities research analysts at Baader Bank in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Baader Bank’s price target would suggest a potential downside of 7.67% from the company’s current price. Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the company. DZ Bank AG restated a “buy” rating on shares of Jenoptik AG in a research report on Tuesday, August 29th. Warburg Research set a €27.00 ($31.40) target price…

The MorphoSys AG (MOR) Given a €90.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank AG

The MorphoSys AG (MOR) Given a €90.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG set a €90.00 ($104.65) price target on MorphoSys AG (ETR:MOR) in a research note released on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. MOR has been the subject of several other research reports. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a €62.00 ($72.09) price target on MorphoSys AG and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research report on Friday, August 4th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a €72.00 ($83.72) price target on MorphoSys AG and gave the stock a neutral…

The Insider Selling: GoDaddy Inc. (GDDY) EVP Sells $389,457.12 in Stock

The Insider Selling: GoDaddy Inc. (GDDY) EVP Sells $389,457.12 in Stock

GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE:GDDY) EVP Nima Kelly sold 8,112 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $48.01, for a total value of $389,457.12. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 37,046 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,778,578.46. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Nima Kelly also recently made the following trade(s): GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE:GDDY) opened at…

The Veritiv Corporation (VRTV) Director Purchases $472,600.00 in Stock

The Veritiv Corporation (VRTV) Director Purchases $472,600.00 in Stock

Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV) Director Charles Ward bought 20,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 9th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $23.63 per share, with a total value of $472,600.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 20,000 shares in the company, valued at $472,600. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Shares of Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV) opened at $23.65 on Friday. Veritiv Corporation has a fifty-two…

The HeidelbergCement AG (HEI) Given a €80.00 Price Target at S&P Global

The HeidelbergCement AG (HEI) Given a €80.00 Price Target at S&P Global

S&P Global set a €80.00 ($93.02) target price on HeidelbergCement AG (ETR:HEI) in a report released on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a sell rating on the basic materials company’s stock. HEI has been the subject of a number of other reports. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a €91.00 ($105.81) price objective on shares of HeidelbergCement AG and gave the stock a neutral rating in a report on Monday, July 17th. Berenberg Bank set a €99.00 ($115.12) price objective on shares of HeidelbergCement AG and gave the…

The National General Holdings Corp (NGHC) to Post Q2 2018 Earnings of $0.54 Per Share, B. Riley Forecasts

The National General Holdings Corp (NGHC) to Post Q2 2018 Earnings of $0.54 Per Share, B. Riley Forecasts

National General Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:NGHC) – Equities research analysts at B. Riley issued their Q2 2018 EPS estimates for National General Holdings Corp in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. B. Riley analyst R. Binner forecasts that the insurance provider will post earnings per share of $0.54 for the quarter. B. Riley has a “Buy” rating and a $29.00 price objective on the stock. NGHC has been the subject of several other reports. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $27.00 target price on…

The Brokers Set Expectations for Ashland Global Holdings Inc.’s Q1 2018 Earnings (ASH)

The Brokers Set Expectations for Ashland Global Holdings Inc.’s Q1 2018 Earnings (ASH)

Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ASH) – Equities research analysts at SunTrust Banks issued their Q1 2018 EPS estimates for shares of Ashland Global Holdings in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. SunTrust Banks analyst J. Sheehan expects that the basic materials company will post earnings of $0.42 per share for the quarter. SunTrust Banks currently has a “Buy” rating and a $74.00 target price on the stock. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Ashland Global Holdings’ Q2 2018 earnings at $1.06 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $4.03 EPS….

The BidaskClub Downgrades Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) to Buy

The BidaskClub Downgrades Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) to Buy

Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE:ALLY) was downgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Friday. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on ALLY. Stephens cut Ally Financial from an “equal weight” rating to an “underweight” rating and reduced their target price for the stock from $23.00 to $20.00 in a report on Monday, July 17th. TheStreet upgraded Ally Financial from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 19th….

The FinnCap Reiterates “Corporate” Rating for President Energy PLC (PPC)

The FinnCap Reiterates “Corporate” Rating for President Energy PLC (PPC)

President Energy PLC (LON:PPC)‘s stock had its “corporate” rating restated by stock analysts at FinnCap in a note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a GBX 21 ($0.28) price target on the stock. FinnCap’s price target points to a potential upside of 90.91% from the company’s current price. Separately, Peel Hunt upped their price objective on shares of President Energy PLC from GBX 10 ($0.13) to GBX 11 ($0.14) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, October 2nd. President Energy PLC (PPC) opened…

The adidas AG (ADS) Given a €210.00 Price Target by Deutsche Bank AG Analysts

The adidas AG (ADS) Given a €210.00 Price Target by Deutsche Bank AG Analysts

adidas AG (FRA:ADS) has been given a €210.00 ($244.19) price objective by research analysts at Deutsche Bank AG in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG’s target price suggests a potential upside of 16.02% from the company’s current price. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. UBS AG set a €220.00 ($255.81) target price on shares of adidas AG and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research…