Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (SHW) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance

Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (SHW) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance

Shares of Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW) traded down 0.93% on Friday, reaching $342.38. The company had a trading volume of 788,679 shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $31.79 billion, a P/E ratio of 28.23 and a beta of 1.24. Sherwin-Williams Company has a 1-year low of $239.48 and a 1-year high of $362.57. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $353.55 and its 200-day moving average price is $324.96. Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (NYSE:SHW) issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday morning. The company provided earnings…

EZCORP, Inc. (EZPW) Receives $10.88 Consensus PT from Analysts

EZCORP, Inc. (EZPW) Receives $10.88 Consensus PT from Analysts

Several brokerages have recently issued reports on EZPW. TheStreet upgraded EZCORP from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a research note on Friday, May 19th. BidaskClub upgraded EZCORP from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, July 24th. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $10.50 price target on shares of EZCORP in a research note on Friday, June 16th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded EZCORP from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $9.75 price target…

Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. (MAA) Position Decreased by Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC

Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. (MAA) Position Decreased by Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC

Several other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Creative Planning boosted its position in shares of Mid-America Apartment Communities by 50.7% in the first quarter. Creative Planning now owns 1,715 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $175,000 after buying an additional 577 shares during the last quarter. Chickasaw Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Mid-America Apartment Communities during the first quarter valued at approximately $203,000. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI bought a new position in shares of Mid-America Apartment Communities…

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp (SLW) Position Maintained by Nationwide Fund Advisors

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp (SLW) Position Maintained by Nationwide Fund Advisors

Other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Integrated Investment Consultants LLC increased its position in shares of Wheaton Precious Metals Corp by 6.2% in the first quarter. Integrated Investment Consultants LLC now owns 8,000 shares of the mining company’s stock valued at $167,000 after buying an additional 470 shares in the last quarter. V Wealth Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Wheaton Precious Metals Corp during the first quarter valued at approximately $208,000. Integrated Wealth Management increased its position in…

Nationwide Fund Advisors Sells 971 Shares of Zumiez Inc. (ZUMZ)

Nationwide Fund Advisors Sells 971 Shares of Zumiez Inc. (ZUMZ)

Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in ZUMZ. Pacad Investment Ltd. bought a new stake in Zumiez during the fourth quarter worth $114,000. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans bought a new stake in Zumiez during the fourth quarter worth $206,000. Tudor Investment Corp Et Al bought a new stake in Zumiez during the fourth quarter worth $304,000. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System boosted its stake in Zumiez by 15.4% in the fourth quarter. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now…

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Purchases 6,229 Shares of HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Purchases 6,229 Shares of HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)

Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its stake in HMS Holdings Corp by 2.4% in the fourth quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 6,954 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $126,000 after buying an additional 165 shares during the last quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue increased its stake in HMS Holdings Corp by 1.0% in the first quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 9,230 shares of the business…

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Raises Stake in Sun Hydraulics Corporation (NASDAQ:SNHY)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Raises Stake in Sun Hydraulics Corporation (NASDAQ:SNHY)

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Granite Investment Partners LLC raised its position in Sun Hydraulics Corporation by 10.3% in the first quarter. Granite Investment Partners LLC now owns 259,054 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $9,355,000 after buying an additional 24,118 shares in the last quarter. WCM Investment Management CA raised its position in Sun Hydraulics Corporation by 9.3% in the first quarter. WCM Investment Management CA now owns 30,245 shares of the industrial products…

Wells Fargo & Company MN Acquires 76,934 Shares of Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (NYSE:ANW)

Wells Fargo & Company MN Acquires 76,934 Shares of Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (NYSE:ANW)

A number of other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Russell Investments Group Ltd. boosted its stake in Aegean Marine Petroleum Network by 87.4% in the first quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 106,004 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $1,278,000 after buying an additional 49,444 shares in the last quarter. Sanders Morris Harris Inc. purchased a new stake in Aegean Marine Petroleum Network during the first quarter valued at about $2,265,000. Foundry Partners LLC boosted its stake in…

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Stake Boosted by Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Stake Boosted by Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc.

Other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Ellington Management Group LLC purchased a new stake in shares of UnitedHealth Group during the fourth quarter worth approximately $528,000. Highland Capital Management LP purchased a new stake in shares of UnitedHealth Group during the fourth quarter worth approximately $4,001,000. Retirement Systems of Alabama boosted its stake in shares of UnitedHealth Group by 2.5% in the first quarter. Retirement Systems of Alabama now owns 640,240 shares of the healthcare conglomerate’s stock worth $105,006,000 after buying an additional 15,403…

Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited (NYSE:AHL) Shares Bought by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.

Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited (NYSE:AHL) Shares Bought by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.

Other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. FMR LLC increased its position in shares of Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited by 9.6% in the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 2,420,390 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $133,121,000 after buying an additional 212,048 shares in the last quarter. State Street Corp increased its position in shares of Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited by 0.7% in the fourth quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,809,688 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $99,548,000 after buying an…

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Has $3.08 Million Stake in U S Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ:USCR)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Has $3.08 Million Stake in U S Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ:USCR)

A number of other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. increased its stake in U S Concrete by 57.8% in the first quarter. Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. now owns 494,790 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $31,939,000 after buying an additional 181,175 shares during the last quarter. Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC increased its stake in U S Concrete by 201.3% in the first quarter. Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC now owns 196,945 shares of the construction company’s…

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) Position Raised by State Treasurer State of Michigan

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) Position Raised by State Treasurer State of Michigan

Several other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in FDS. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. boosted its stake in FactSet Research Systems by 17.4% in the first quarter. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. now owns 891 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $147,000 after buying an additional 132 shares during the last quarter. Harfst & Associates Inc. bought a new stake in FactSet Research Systems during the first quarter valued at about $199,000. Penobscot Investment Management Company Inc. boosted its stake in FactSet Research Systems…

Huntington National Bank Has $254,000 Position in Regions Financial Corporation (RF)

Huntington National Bank Has $254,000 Position in Regions Financial Corporation (RF)

Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. FNY Partners Fund LP acquired a new position in Regions Financial Corporation during the first quarter worth $103,000. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. boosted its position in Regions Financial Corporation by 10.2% in the first quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 7,184 shares of the bank’s stock worth $104,000 after buying an additional 666 shares during the last quarter. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. boosted its position in Regions Financial Corporation by 0.3% in the first quarter. Benjamin…

APG Asset Management N.V. Has $22.70 Million Position in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT)

APG Asset Management N.V. Has $22.70 Million Position in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT)

A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber by 3,674.6% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 22,277,221 shares of the company’s stock worth $801,980,000 after buying an additional 21,687,034 shares in the last quarter. State Street Corp boosted its position in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber by 2.3% in the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 12,706,654 shares of the company’s stock worth $457,442,000 after buying an additional…

AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MITT) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MITT) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

MITT has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. ValuEngine raised shares of AG Mortgage Investment Trust from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of AG Mortgage Investment Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 3rd. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $18.00 price objective on shares of AG Mortgage Investment Trust in a research note on Monday, May 15th. Keefe, Bruyette…

Analysts Set Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX) PT at $31.81

Analysts Set Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX) PT at $31.81

Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on the company. UBS AG raised Skechers U.S.A. from a “neutral” rating to a “positive” rating in a report on Monday, June 5th. B. Riley reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $37.00 target price on shares of Skechers U.S.A. in a report on Friday, July 21st. Buckingham Research set a $34.00 target price on Skechers U.S.A. and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, July 22nd. Cowen and Company set a $35.00 target price on Skechers U.S.A. and…

Hartford Investment Management Co. Lowers Stake in Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL)

Hartford Investment Management Co. Lowers Stake in Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL)

A number of other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Newell Brands by 3.5% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 46,571,725 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,196,788,000 after buying an additional 1,584,954 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Newell Brands by 3,249.0% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 29,974,712 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,413,905,000 after buying an additional 29,079,686 shares…

Snap-On Incorporated (SNA) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

Snap-On Incorporated (SNA) Announces Quarterly  Earnings Results

Shares of Snap-On (NYSE:SNA) traded down 1.58% on Friday, hitting $152.43. The stock had a trading volume of 1,209,955 shares. The firm has a market cap of $8.78 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.78 and a beta of 1.06. Snap-On has a 12-month low of $145.17 and a 12-month high of $181.73. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $155.06 and a 200 day moving average of $165.76. Snap-On Incorporated (NYSE:SNA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 20th. The company reported $2.60 earnings per share (EPS)…

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Pixelworks (PXLW) Stock Price

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Pixelworks (PXLW) Stock Price

Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern’s rankings: Headlines about Pixelworks (NASDAQ:PXLW) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Pixelworks earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about…

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.40

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.40

Carnival Corporation has raised its dividend payment by an average of 10.5% annually over the last three years and has increased its dividend every year for the last 2 years. Carnival Corporation has a dividend payout ratio of 42.9% indicating that its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Analysts expect Carnival Corporation to earn $4.28 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $1.60 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 37.4%. Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) announced a quarterly dividend on…

Advisors Capital Management LLC Reduces Stake in Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI)

Advisors Capital Management LLC Reduces Stake in Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI)

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Dynamic Advisors Solutions LLC raised its stake in Reynolds American by 0.8% in the first quarter. Dynamic Advisors Solutions LLC now owns 6,966 shares of the company’s stock worth $439,000 after buying an additional 54 shares during the period. Gulf International Bank UK Ltd raised its stake in Reynolds American by 24.8% in the first quarter. Gulf International Bank UK Ltd now owns 17,606 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,109,000 after buying an additional 3,500 shares…

Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) Position Raised by TNB Financial

Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) Position Raised by TNB Financial

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) by 7.6% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 81,191,459 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $5,158,905,000 after buying an additional 5,722,128 shares in the last quarter. Norges Bank purchased a new position in shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) during the fourth quarter worth about $327,158,000. Jana Partners LLC purchased a new position in shares of…

DAVIDsTEA (NASDAQ:DTEA) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.21

DAVIDsTEA (NASDAQ:DTEA) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.21

Here are some of the news headlines that may have impacted Accern’s rankings: News headlines about DAVIDsTEA (NASDAQ:DTEA) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. DAVIDsTEA earned a media sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score…

Trinity Biotech PLC (NASDAQ:TRIB) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.17

Trinity Biotech PLC (NASDAQ:TRIB) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.17

TRIB has been the topic of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Trinity Biotech PLC from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 3rd. ValuEngine lowered shares of Trinity Biotech PLC from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. News coverage about Trinity Biotech PLC (NASDAQ:TRIB) has trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog…

Recro Pharma (NASDAQ:REPH) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Accern Reports

Recro Pharma (NASDAQ:REPH) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Accern Reports

A number of brokerages recently weighed in on REPH. Roth Capital set a $20.00 target price on shares of Recro Pharma and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, May 13th. Piper Jaffray Companies set a $11.00 target price on shares of Recro Pharma and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 25th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Recro Pharma from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, July 13th. Finally, Janney Montgomery Scott cut…

6,560 Shares in Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (CAKE) Acquired by First Citizens Bank & Trust Co.

6,560 Shares in Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (CAKE) Acquired by First Citizens Bank & Trust Co.

Other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. HCR Wealth Advisors boosted its stake in shares of The Cheesecake Factory by 0.3% in the first quarter. HCR Wealth Advisors now owns 4,498 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock worth $285,000 after buying an additional 14 shares during the period. Tyers Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of The Cheesecake Factory by 1.1% in the first quarter. Tyers Asset Management LLC now owns 2,112 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock worth $134,000 after buying…

Personal Capital Advisors Corp Takes Position in Northwest Natural Gas Company (NWN)

Personal Capital Advisors Corp Takes Position in Northwest Natural Gas Company (NWN)

Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Huntington National Bank raised its position in Northwest Natural Gas by 200.0% in the second quarter. Huntington National Bank now owns 3,000 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $180,000 after buying an additional 2,000 shares in the last quarter. Sharkey Howes & Javer raised its position in Northwest Natural Gas by 0.8% in the second quarter. Sharkey Howes & Javer now owns 2,217 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $133,000…

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:FCAU)

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:FCAU)

Shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE:FCAU) traded up 0.93% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $11.94. 6,526,385 shares of the stock traded hands. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. has a one year low of $6.01 and a one year high of $12.07. The stock has a market cap of $18.35 billion, a PE ratio of 5.58 and a beta of 1.67. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $11.24 and a 200 day moving average of $10.90. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE:FCAU) was the recipient of unusually large options…

American Outdoor Brands Corporation Sees Unusually High Options Volume (AOBC)

American Outdoor Brands Corporation Sees Unusually High Options Volume (AOBC)

In other American Outdoor Brands Corporation news, Director Robert L. Scott sold 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.00, for a total transaction of $240,000.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 57,448 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,378,752. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. 1.94% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders….

FireEye Sees Unusually High Options Volume (FEYE)

FireEye Sees Unusually High Options Volume (FEYE)

FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE) traded down 1.61% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $15.28. 5,001,556 shares of the stock were exchanged. The company’s market cap is $2.73 billion. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $15.41 and a 200-day moving average price of $13.43. FireEye has a one year low of $10.35 and a one year high of $17.90. FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Investors acquired 1,048 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 482% compared to…

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on Simon Property Group (SPG)

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on Simon Property Group (SPG)

Shares of Simon Property Group (NYSE:SPG) traded down 3.49% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $160.52. 2,032,458 shares of the stock traded hands. Simon Property Group has a one year low of $150.15 and a one year high of $229.10. The stock has a market cap of $50.11 billion, a PE ratio of 27.47 and a beta of 0.58. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $159.89 and a 200 day moving average of $168.67. Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity…

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ)

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ)

Shares of New Residential Investment Corp. (NRZ) traded down 1.17% on Friday, hitting $16.04. The stock had a trading volume of 2,952,196 shares. The company has a market cap of $4.93 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.87 and a beta of 1.00. New Residential Investment Corp. has a 52 week low of $13.30 and a 52 week high of $17.86. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $16.02 and a 200-day moving average price of $16.37. New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ) was the recipient of unusually large…

Stifel Financial Corp Takes Position in Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP)

Stifel Financial Corp Takes Position in Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. IFP Advisors Inc increased its position in shares of Hi-Crush Partners by 391.5% in the first quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 11,938 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $207,000 after buying an additional 9,509 shares in the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp acquired a new position in shares of Hi-Crush Partners during the first quarter worth about $209,000. GSA Capital Partners LLP acquired a new position in…

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (NYSE:DIA)

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (NYSE:DIA)

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Parsec Financial Management Inc. raised its position in shares of SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF by 0.4% in the second quarter. Parsec Financial Management Inc. now owns 1,165 shares of the company’s stock worth $248,000 after buying an additional 5 shares during the period. Winfield Associates Inc. raised its position in shares of SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF by 0.3% in the second quarter. Winfield Associates Inc. now owns 6,890 shares of the company’s…

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Rite Aid Corporation Put Options (RAD)

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Rite Aid Corporation Put Options (RAD)

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in RAD. DUPONT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Corp purchased a new stake in shares of Rite Aid Corporation during the first quarter valued at $322,000. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI increased its stake in shares of Rite Aid Corporation by 8.6% in the first quarter. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI now owns 58,242 shares of the company’s stock valued at $248,000 after buying an additional 4,601 shares during the period. Beach Point Capital Management LP purchased a new stake in shares of Rite Aid Corporation during…

Stock Traders Buy Large Volume of iShares US Real Estate ETF Put Options (NYSE:IYR)

Stock Traders Buy Large Volume of iShares US Real Estate ETF Put Options (NYSE:IYR)

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Dumont & Blake Investment Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of iShares US Real Estate ETF by 2.7% in the second quarter. Dumont & Blake Investment Advisors LLC now owns 11,546 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $921,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the period. Ronald Blue & Co. LLC increased its stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF by 4.6% in the second quarter. Ronald Blue & Co. LLC now owns…

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on MFA Financial (MFA)

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on MFA Financial (MFA)

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. WFG Advisors LP bought a new position in shares of MFA Financial during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $294,000. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado increased its position in shares of MFA Financial by 5.8% in the second quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado now owns 12,407 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $104,000 after buying an additional 678 shares in the last quarter. Chicago Equity Partners LLC acquired…

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades TerraForm Power, Inc. (NASDAQ:TERP) to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades TerraForm Power, Inc. (NASDAQ:TERP) to “Buy”

According to Zacks, “TerraForm Power, Inc. is global renewable energy company. It operates clean power generation assets such as solar, wind, natural gas, geothermal and hydro-electricity. The Company owns and operates solar generation assets serving utility, commercial, and residential customers. TerraForm Power, Inc. is based in Beltsville, Maryland. “ Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of TerraForm Power, Inc. (NASDAQ:TERP) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Friday morning. They currently have $14.00 target price on the solar energy provider’s stock. Separately, BidaskClub…

Aduro Biotech (NASDAQ:ADRO) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.48

Aduro Biotech (NASDAQ:ADRO) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.48

Here are some of the news headlines that may have impacted Accern’s analysis: Media stories about Aduro Biotech (NASDAQ:ADRO) have trended positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Aduro Biotech earned a news impact score of 0.48 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the biotechnology company an…

AAR Corp. (NYSE:AIR) Getting Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows

AAR Corp. (NYSE:AIR) Getting Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows

These are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern’s analysis: News stories about AAR Corp. (NYSE:AIR) have been trending positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. AAR Corp. earned a coverage optimism score of 0.33 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about…

Ambarella (NASDAQ:AMBA) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows

Ambarella (NASDAQ:AMBA) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows

These are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern’s scoring: News headlines about Ambarella (NASDAQ:AMBA) have trended positive this week, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Ambarella earned a news sentiment score of 0.31 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the semiconductor company…

LSV Asset Management Has $7.78 Million Position in Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG)

LSV Asset Management Has $7.78 Million Position in Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG)

A number of other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. raised its stake in shares of Procter & Gamble Company (The) by 0.9% in the first quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. now owns 7,803,068 shares of the company’s stock valued at $701,106,000 after buying an additional 69,511 shares during the period. British Airways Pensions Investment Management Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of Procter & Gamble Company (The) during the first quarter valued at about $52,682,000. Welch…

Eqis Capital Management Inc. Sells 2,776 Shares of Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

Eqis Capital Management Inc. Sells 2,776 Shares of Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

A number of other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Norges Bank purchased a new stake in Chevron Corporation during the fourth quarter valued at about $2,183,692,000. Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Chevron Corporation by 17,780.6% in the fourth quarter. Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC now owns 2,445,527 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $2,445,000 after buying an additional 2,431,850 shares in…

Bank of America Corp DE Has $5.61 Million Stake in Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IBKR)

Bank of America Corp DE Has $5.61 Million Stake in Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IBKR)

Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC bought a new position in shares of Interactive Brokers Group during the first quarter worth about $403,000. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Interactive Brokers Group during the first quarter valued at approximately $269,000. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its stake in Interactive Brokers Group by 9.3% in the first quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 179,299 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $6,226,000 after…

Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:EL) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.42 Per Share

Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:EL) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.42 Per Share

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) will report full year earnings of $3.39 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $3.37 to $3.46. For the next fiscal year, analysts forecast that the company will post earnings of $3.77 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $3.66 to $3.86. Zacks Investment Research’s EPS averages are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that that provide coverage for Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The). Equities analysts expect Estee Lauder…

$186.77 Million in Sales Expected for Web.com Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WEB) This Quarter

$186.77 Million in Sales Expected for Web.com Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WEB) This Quarter

On average, analysts expect that Web.com Group will report full year sales of $186.77 million for the current financial year, with estimates ranging from $753.18 million to $757.70 million. For the next financial year, analysts expect that the company will post sales of $788.61 million per share, with estimates ranging from $775.21 million to $800.40 million. Zacks Investment Research’s sales averages are a mean average based on a survey of analysts that cover Web.com Group. Brokerages predict that Web.com Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WEB) will announce sales of $186.77 million for the…

Rosetta Stone (NYSE:RST) Shares Bought by Prudential Financial Inc.

Rosetta Stone (NYSE:RST) Shares Bought by Prudential Financial Inc.

Other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Oxford Asset Management raised its stake in shares of Rosetta Stone by 291.9% in the first quarter. Oxford Asset Management now owns 39,189 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $382,000 after buying an additional 29,189 shares during the period. Trexquant Investment LP raised its position in Rosetta Stone by 92.0% in the first quarter. Trexquant Investment LP now owns 51,700 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $504,000 after buying an additional 24,768 shares…

Neuberger Berman Group LLC Has $232,000 Position in Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL)

Neuberger Berman Group LLC Has $232,000 Position in Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL)

A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in XYL. Peoples Financial Services CORP. raised its stake in Xylem by 3.2% in the first quarter. Peoples Financial Services CORP. now owns 6,463 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $324,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the last quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank raised its stake in Xylem by 56.6% in the first quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 48,431 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $2,433,000 after…

Zacks: Monotaro Co.Ltd Unspon (MONOY) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Zacks: Monotaro Co.Ltd Unspon  (MONOY) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Zacks has also assigned Monotaro Co.Ltd Unspon an industry rank of 63 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies. Shares of Monotaro Co.Ltd Unspon (NASDAQ:MONOY) have been given an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating. Monotaro Co.Ltd Unspon ‘s rating score has declined by 200% in the last 90 days as a result of various analysts’ upgrades and downgrades. Separately,…

-$0.06 EPS Expected for Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) This Quarter

-$0.06 EPS Expected for Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) This Quarter

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Pier 1 Imports will report full year earnings of $0.48 per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.45 to $0.50. For the next year, analysts expect that the business will report earnings of $0.50 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.42 to $0.67. Zacks Investment Research’s earnings per share calculations are an average based on a survey of analysts that cover Pier 1 Imports. Equities research analysts predict that Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) will report earnings per…

Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSEMKT:UEC) Upgraded to “Hold” by Zacks Investment Research

Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSEMKT:UEC) Upgraded to “Hold” by Zacks Investment Research

According to Zacks, “Uranium Energy Corp is a US-based junior resource company with the objective of becoming a near-term ISR uranium producer in the United States. The Company controls one of the largest historical uranium exploration and development databases in the US. Through the use of these databases, the Company has acquired advanced uranium properties throughout the southwestern US. The operational management is comprised of pre-eminent uranium mining and exploration professionals, whose collective experience in the uranium mining industry gives the Company ongoing uranium mine-finding and uranium mine development expertise….

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) to Hold

According to Zacks, “Tupperware Brands Corporation is a global direct seller of premium, innovative products across multiple brands and categories through an independent sales force. Product brands and categories include design-centric preparation, storage and serving solutions for the kitchen and home through the Tupperware brand and beauty and personal care products through its Avroy Shlain, BeautiControl, Fuller, NaturCare, Nutrimetics, Nuvo and Swissgarde brands. “ Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on…

SandRidge Energy, Inc. (SD) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

SandRidge Energy, Inc. (SD) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

According to Zacks, “SandRidge Energy, Inc. is an oil and natural gas company. It engaged in the development and production activities of oil and gas. The company’s operating segment consists of Exploration and Production, Drilling and Oil Field Services and Midstream Gas Services. Exploration and Production segment is engaged in the acquisition, development and production of oil and natural gas properties. Drilling and Oil Field Services segment is engaged in the contract drilling of oil and natural gas wells. Midstream Gas Services segment is engaged in the purchasing, gathering, treating…

Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (AHGP) Downgraded by BidaskClub

Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (AHGP) Downgraded by BidaskClub

A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on AHGP. ValuEngine lowered shares of Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a report on Thursday. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, July 4th. BidaskClub cut shares of Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (NASDAQ:AHGP) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a report published on Thursday morning. Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (NASDAQ AHGP)…

Alphabet’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) “Overweight” Rating Reaffirmed at KeyCorp

Alphabet’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) “Overweight” Rating Reaffirmed at KeyCorp

A number of other research firms have also commented on GOOG. MKM Partners reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $1,170.00 target price on shares of Alphabet in a report on Wednesday, June 28th. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Alphabet in a report on Monday, May 29th. Nomura reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $985.00 target price on shares of Alphabet in a report on Monday, May 1st. Cowen and Company reaffirmed an outperform rating and set a $1,050.00 target price on shares of Alphabet…

PAREXEL International Corporation (NASDAQ:PRXL) Shares Bought by Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund

PAREXEL International Corporation (NASDAQ:PRXL) Shares Bought by Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in PRXL. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio boosted its position in shares of PAREXEL International Corporation by 4.5% in the first quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 1,713 shares of the medical research company’s stock worth $108,000 after buying an additional 73 shares during the last quarter. Meadow Creek Investment Management LLC boosted its position in shares of PAREXEL International Corporation by 7.1% in the first quarter. Meadow Creek…

Royal Bank Of Canada Cuts Whitecap Resources Inc. (WCP) Price Target to C$12.00

Royal Bank Of Canada Cuts Whitecap Resources Inc. (WCP) Price Target to C$12.00

WCP has been the topic of several other research reports. National Bank Financial dropped their target price on shares of Whitecap Resources from C$13.50 to C$12.00 in a research report on Friday, June 23rd. Scotiabank reissued an outperform rating and issued a C$15.00 price target on shares of Whitecap Resources in a research note on Thursday, May 4th. TD Securities reissued a buy rating and issued a C$14.00 price target on shares of Whitecap Resources in a research note on Thursday, May 4th. Finally, Raymond James Financial, Inc. restated an…

BidaskClub Downgrades Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ADMS) to Sell

BidaskClub Downgrades Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ADMS) to Sell

A number of other equities analysts have also weighed in on ADMS. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Adamas Pharmaceuticals from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Friday, May 12th. Noble Financial restated a buy rating on shares of Adamas Pharmaceuticals in a report on Friday, May 12th. Mizuho reiterated a buy rating and set a $26.00 price target on shares of Adamas Pharmaceuticals in a report on Tuesday, June 6th. Finally, Cowen and Company restated an outperform rating and issued a $45.00 target…

Royal Bank Of Canada Trims Tourmaline Oil Corp (TSE:TOU) Target Price to C$35.00

Royal Bank Of Canada Trims Tourmaline Oil Corp (TSE:TOU) Target Price to C$35.00

TOU has been the topic of several other research reports. TD Securities lifted their target price on shares of Tourmaline Oil Corp from C$41.00 to C$42.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Friday, May 5th. National Bank Financial lowered their price target on shares of Tourmaline Oil Corp from C$42.00 to C$40.00 in a research report on Friday, June 23rd. BMO Capital Markets restated an outperform rating and set a C$36.00 price objective on shares of Tourmaline Oil Corp in a research report on…

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

AXP has been the topic of a number of other reports. Nomura raised shares of American Express from a “reduce” rating to a “neutral” rating and boosted their price target for the company from $63.00 to $78.00 in a research note on Thursday, April 27th. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $93.00 target price (down previously from $97.00) on shares of American Express in a report on Friday, April 21st. Wells Fargo & Company restated a “market perform” rating and issued a $80.00 target price on…

Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates Hold Rating for Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates Hold Rating for Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

AKRX has been the topic of several other research reports. Piper Jaffray Companies lowered shares of Akorn from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating and lifted their target price for the company from $29.00 to $34.00 in a research report on Tuesday, April 25th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Akorn from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, May 8th. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $34.00 target price on shares of Akorn and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a…

AngioDynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANGO) Price Target Cut to $16.00 by Analysts at Barclays PLC

AngioDynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANGO) Price Target Cut to $16.00 by Analysts at Barclays PLC

A number of other brokerages also recently commented on ANGO. Craig Hallum set a $20.00 target price on shares of AngioDynamics and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Saturday, April 1st. Cantor Fitzgerald reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $20.00 target price on shares of AngioDynamics in a research note on Thursday, March 30th. Canaccord Genuity reissued a hold rating and issued a $17.50 price target on shares of AngioDynamics in a research note on Thursday, March 30th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares…

Peyto Exploration & Development Corp (TSE:PEY) Price Target Cut to C$34.00

Peyto Exploration & Development Corp (TSE:PEY) Price Target Cut to C$34.00

Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on PEY. Scotiabank reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a C$36.00 target price on shares of Peyto Exploration & Development Corp in a research report on Tuesday, July 4th. TD Securities reduced their price target on shares of Peyto Exploration & Development Corp from C$37.00 to C$36.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. CSFB restated a “neutral” rating and issued a C$28.00 price objective on shares of Peyto Exploration & Development Corp…

Ensign Energy Services Inc (TSE:ESI) Price Target Raised to C$10.50

Ensign Energy Services Inc (TSE:ESI) Price Target Raised to C$10.50

A number of other brokerages also recently issued reports on ESI. Raymond James Financial, Inc. upgraded Ensign Energy Services from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Monday, April 17th. Royal Bank Of Canada restated an “outperform” rating and set a C$10.00 price target on shares of Ensign Energy Services in a research report on Thursday, March 30th. BMO Capital Markets raised their price target on Ensign Energy Services from C$8.50 to C$10.00 in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th. Scotiabank downgraded Ensign…

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

A number of other analysts also recently weighed in on BRCD. Wunderlich reissued a sell rating on shares of Brocade Communications Systems in a research report on Thursday, March 30th. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a hold rating and set a $12.75 price target on shares of Brocade Communications Systems in a research report on Friday, June 9th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Brocade Communications Systems from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $14.00 price objective for the company in a report on Wednesday, May…

$1.32 Billion in Sales Expected for ABM Industries Incorporated (NYSE:ABM) This Quarter

$1.32 Billion in Sales Expected for ABM Industries Incorporated (NYSE:ABM) This Quarter

On average, analysts expect that ABM Industries will report full-year sales of $1.32 billion for the current fiscal year, with estimates ranging from $5.25 billion to $5.30 billion. For the next financial year, analysts forecast that the firm will report sales of $5.37 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $5.34 billion to $5.40 billion. Zacks Investment Research’s sales calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that that provide coverage for ABM Industries. Equities analysts expect ABM Industries Incorporated (NYSE:ABM) to report sales of $1.32…

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) Price Target Lowered to $36.00 at Barclays PLC

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) Price Target Lowered to $36.00 at Barclays PLC

Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of BJ’s Restaurants from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 19th. TheStreet downgraded shares of BJ’s Restaurants from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report on Friday, July 7th. Wedbush reissued a “neutral” rating and set a $45.00 price objective (up previously from $41.00) on shares of BJ’s Restaurants in a research report on Friday, April 28th. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a “hold” rating and…

Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $28.51 Million

Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $28.51 Million

On average, analysts expect that Sarepta Therapeutics will report full year sales of $28.51 million for the current fiscal year, with estimates ranging from $95.30 million to $127.38 million. For the next financial year, analysts forecast that the company will post sales of $220.19 million per share, with estimates ranging from $164.70 million to $286.28 million. Zacks Investment Research’s sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that cover Sarepta Therapeutics. Wall Street brokerages expect Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT) to report $28.51 million in sales…

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN) Plans $0.34 Quarterly Dividend

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN) Plans $0.34 Quarterly Dividend

Nielsen N.V. has increased its dividend by an average of 18.9% annually over the last three years and has increased its dividend annually for the last 3 consecutive years. Nielsen N.V. has a payout ratio of 54.6% meaning its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Equities analysts expect Nielsen N.V. to earn $2.89 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $1.36 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 47.1%. Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July…

Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives GBX 285.22 Consensus Price Target from Brokerages

Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives GBX 285.22 Consensus Price Target from Brokerages

A number of analysts have weighed in on HSTG shares. Shore Capital reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Hastings Group Hldg PLC in a report on Friday, April 28th. Barclays PLC downgraded Hastings Group Hldg PLC to an “equal weight” rating and raised their target price for the company from GBX 247 ($3.22) to GBX 276 ($3.60) in a research note on Tuesday, April 18th. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 290 ($3.78) target price on shares of Hastings Group Hldg…

Ferro Corporation (FOE) Receives $19.75 Average Price Target from Brokerages

Ferro Corporation (FOE) Receives $19.75 Average Price Target from Brokerages

A number of research firms have recently commented on FOE. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Ferro Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 12th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Ferro Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 28th. Longbow Research upgraded shares of Ferro Corporation from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $22.00 price target for the company in a research report on Monday, June 5th. Oppenheimer Holdings,…

Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS (TKC) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS (TKC) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

TKC has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. VTB Capital raised shares of Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, May 5th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 19th. Berenberg Bank started coverage on shares of Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th. They issued a “hold” rating on the stock. Citigroup…

Nisa Investment Advisors LLC Has $2,106,000 Stake in Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)

Nisa Investment Advisors LLC Has $2,106,000 Stake in Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Liberty Property Trust by 3.0% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 23,649,942 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $911,706,000 after buying an additional 695,589 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in shares of Liberty Property Trust by 1,913.0% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 19,225,871 shares of the real…

Tarbox Family Office Inc. Purchases 1,000 Shares of Mastercard Incorporated (MA)

Tarbox Family Office Inc. Purchases 1,000 Shares of Mastercard Incorporated (MA)

Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in Mastercard by 2.9% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 63,807,040 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $7,176,378,000 after buying an additional 1,814,116 shares in the last quarter. State Street Corp increased its stake in Mastercard by 0.4% in the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 37,454,824 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $4,212,546,000 after buying an additional 140,515 shares in…

SB Financial Group (SBFG) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.23

SB Financial Group (SBFG) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.23

SB Financial Group (NASDAQ SBFG) remained flat at $17.60 during trading on Friday. 452 shares of the company traded hands. The firm has a market capitalization of $84.60 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.21 and a beta of 0.63. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $17.03 and a 200-day moving average price of $17.27. SB Financial Group has a 12 month low of $11.20 and a 12 month high of $20.75. Press coverage about SB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SBFG) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The…

Q2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:QTWO) Director Sells $38,290.00 in Stock

Q2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:QTWO) Director Sells $38,290.00 in Stock

James Offerdahl also recently made the following trade(s): Q2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:QTWO) Director James Offerdahl sold 1,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $38.29, for a total value of $38,290.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 4,043 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $154,806.47. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Shares of Q2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:QTWO) traded…

Norman J. Deluca Sells 1,898 Shares of Bottomline Technologies, Inc. (EPAY) Stock

Norman J. Deluca Sells 1,898 Shares of Bottomline Technologies, Inc. (EPAY) Stock

Shares of Bottomline Technologies, Inc. (EPAY) traded up 0.71% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $28.22. The stock had a trading volume of 180,420 shares. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $26.61 and its 200-day moving average price is $25.18. The company’s market cap is $1.08 billion. Bottomline Technologies, Inc. has a one year low of $18.48 and a one year high of $29.00. Bottomline Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:EPAY) insider Norman J. Deluca sold 1,898 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, July 17th. The stock…

Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) to Post FY2019 Earnings of $23.60 Per Share, Leerink Swann Forecasts

Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) to Post FY2019 Earnings of $23.60 Per Share, Leerink Swann Forecasts

A number of other research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Vetr upgraded shares of Biogen from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $310.17 price target on the stock in a research report on Monday, March 27th. Barclays PLC restated an “overweight” rating and issued a $360.00 target price (down previously from $380.00) on shares of Biogen in a report on Sunday, April 23rd. Stifel Nicolaus raised their target price on shares of Biogen from $265.00 to $280.00 and gave the stock a “hold”…

QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 295 ($3.84) target price on shares of QinetiQ Group plc in a report on Friday, April 21st. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) lifted their target price on QinetiQ Group plc from GBX 219 ($2.85) to GBX 255 ($3.32) and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 31st. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating,…

Transcat (NASDAQ:TRNS) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Finds

Transcat (NASDAQ:TRNS) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Finds

Shares of Transcat (TRNS) traded down 0.38% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $13.00. 8,798 shares of the stock were exchanged. Transcat has a 52-week low of $9.97 and a 52-week high of $14.05. The firm has a market cap of $92.57 million, a PE ratio of 20.63 and a beta of 0.33. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $12.33 and its 200 day moving average is $11.99. Media headlines about Transcat (NASDAQ:TRNS) have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing…