The 1,731 Shares in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) Acquired by Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc.

The 1,731 Shares in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) Acquired by Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc.

Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 1,731 shares of the transportation company’s stock, valued at approximately $122,000. Several other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of UAL. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in shares of United Continental Holdings by 4,642.3% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 22,075,033 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $1,559,382,000 after buying an additional 21,609,536…

The Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:FFKT) Stake Reduced by Regent Investment Management LLC

The Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:FFKT) Stake Reduced by Regent Investment Management LLC

Regent Investment Management LLC lowered its stake in shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:FFKT) by 0.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 164,318 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 400 shares during the period. Farmers Capital Bank Corporation accounts for about 2.2% of Regent Investment Management LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 6th largest position. Regent Investment Management LLC owned approximately 2.19% of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation worth $6,334,000 at the end of the most recent…

The Regent Investment Management LLC Has $1.98 Million Position in Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU)

The Regent Investment Management LLC Has $1.98 Million Position in Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU)

Regent Investment Management LLC cut its position in Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) by 2.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 18,315 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 500 shares during the period. Regent Investment Management LLC’s holdings in Prudential Financial were worth $1,981,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America increased its…

The Accenture PLC (ACN) Stake Decreased by Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank

The Accenture PLC (ACN) Stake Decreased by Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank

Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank reduced its stake in Accenture PLC (NYSE:ACN) by 7.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 48,355 shares of the information technology services provider’s stock after selling 4,030 shares during the period. Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank’s holdings in Accenture PLC were worth $5,980,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its…

The Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) is Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc.’s 5th Largest Position

The Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) is Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc.’s 5th Largest Position

Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc. decreased its position in Dow Chemical Company (The) (NYSE:DOW) by 1.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 67,817 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 1,000 shares during the period. Dow Chemical Company (The) makes up approximately 3.5% of Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 5th largest position. Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Dow Chemical Company (The) were worth $4,277,000 at the end of…

The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Has $3.15 Million Position in Novartis AG (NVS)

The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Has $3.15 Million Position in Novartis AG (NVS)

Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank lowered its position in Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) by 15.8% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 37,755 shares of the company’s stock after selling 7,103 shares during the period. Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank’s holdings in Novartis AG were worth $3,151,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. City Holding Co. increased its stake in…

The Red Hat, Inc. (RHT) Stake Increased by Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc.

The Red Hat, Inc. (RHT) Stake Increased by Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc.

Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc. increased its position in shares of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) by 3.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 13,970 shares of the open-source software company’s stock after buying an additional 525 shares during the period. Red Hat comprises about 1.1% of Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 28th largest position. Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Red Hat were worth $1,338,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds and…

The Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc. Raises Stake in Seagate Technology PLC (STX)

The Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc. Raises Stake in Seagate Technology PLC (STX)

Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) by 24.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 60,055 shares of the data storage provider’s stock after buying an additional 11,780 shares during the period. Seagate Technology PLC comprises 1.9% of Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc.’s portfolio, making the stock its 16th largest position. Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Seagate Technology PLC were worth $2,327,000 at the end of the most recent…

The $424.22 Million in Sales Expected for Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDRX) This Quarter

The $424.22 Million in Sales Expected for Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDRX) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages expect Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDRX) to announce $424.22 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Ten analysts have provided estimates for Allscripts Healthcare Solutions’ earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $430.50 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $419.90 million. Allscripts Healthcare Solutions posted sales of $396.60 million in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over year growth rate of 7%. The firm is expected to report its next quarterly earnings report…

The Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Schnitzer Steel Industries (NASDAQ:SCHN) Stock Price

The Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Schnitzer Steel Industries (NASDAQ:SCHN) Stock Price

Media coverage about Schnitzer Steel Industries (NASDAQ:SCHN) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Schnitzer Steel Industries earned a news impact score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.6929545630583 out of 100, indicating…

The Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc (HKMPF) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

The Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc (HKMPF) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc (OTC:HKMPF) has received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the six research firms that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating on the company. A number of brokerages have recently commented on HKMPF. Jefferies Group LLC downgraded shares of Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc from a “buy” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 17th. Numis Securities Ltd reissued an…

The Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Apptio (NASDAQ:APTI) Share Price

The Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Apptio (NASDAQ:APTI) Share Price

News coverage about Apptio (NASDAQ:APTI) has trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Apptio earned a daily sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the technology company an impact score of 46.9264829669137 out of 100, meaning that recent press…

The Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Urstadt Biddle Properties (NYSE:UBP) Stock Price

The Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Urstadt Biddle Properties (NYSE:UBP) Stock Price

News stories about Urstadt Biddle Properties (NYSE:UBP) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty 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 nearest to one being the most favorable. Urstadt Biddle Properties earned a news impact score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.6958632292786 out…

The Timken Steel Corporation (NYSE:TMST) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

The Timken Steel Corporation (NYSE:TMST) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

Press coverage about Timken Steel Corporation (NYSE:TMST) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Timken Steel Corporation earned a news sentiment score of 0.02 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.0820815951071 out of…

The Guaranty Bancorp (GBNK) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.12

The Guaranty Bancorp (GBNK) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.12

Headlines about Guaranty Bancorp (NASDAQ:GBNK) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Guaranty Bancorp earned a coverage optimism score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.3873646436103 out of 100, meaning that recent news…

The Aclaris Therapeutics (ACRS) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

The Aclaris Therapeutics (ACRS) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

Headlines about Aclaris Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ACRS) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Aclaris Therapeutics earned a coverage optimism score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the biotechnology company an impact score of 45.5878676445176 out of 100, indicating that recent news…

The Noodles & Company (NDLS) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS

The Noodles & Company (NDLS) Releases  Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS

Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The restaurant operator reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.01, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Noodles & had a negative return on equity of 10.55% and a negative net margin of 19.61%. The business had revenue of $112.79 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $113.98 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.03) EPS. Noodles &’s revenue was down 7.1% on a year-over-year…

The Quorum Health Corporation (NYSE:QHC) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

The Quorum Health Corporation (NYSE:QHC) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Quorum Health Corporation (NYSE:QHC) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seven analysts that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation and five have assigned a hold recommendation to the company. The average 12 month target price among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $4.35. Several analysts have recently commented on QHC shares. Credit Suisse Group reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a $3.25 price target (down…

The Baytex Energy Corp (TSE:BTE) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

The Baytex Energy Corp (TSE:BTE) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Baytex Energy Corp (TSE:BTE) (NYSE:BTE) has been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the twelve analysts that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month price objective among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is C$6.09. A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on BTE shares. TD Securities reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a C$5.00 price target on shares…

The Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

The Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the ten research firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have issued a hold recommendation and four have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month target price among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is $205.00. A number of research analysts have recently commented on HII shares. BidaskClub raised Huntington Ingalls Industries from a…

The Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Signature Bank (SBNY) Share Price

The Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Signature Bank (SBNY) Share Price

News stories about Signature Bank (NASDAQ:SBNY) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Signature Bank earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the bank an impact score of 46.7881592894745 out of 100, indicating that recent news…

The CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Accern Reports

The CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Accern Reports

Media headlines about CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. CF Industries Holdings earned a media sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.2176701400602 out of 100,…

The Liberty Media Corporation (FWONK) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.14

The Liberty Media Corporation (FWONK) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.14

News headlines about Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:FWONK) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Liberty Media Corporation earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 45.2287906630643 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is…

The ManpowerGroup (NYSE:MAN) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.19

The ManpowerGroup (NYSE:MAN) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.19

Press coverage about ManpowerGroup (NYSE:MAN) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news 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. ManpowerGroup earned a daily sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the business services provider an impact score of 46.8380967844887 out of 100, indicating that recent…

The Dynamic Advisors Solutions LLC Has $547,000 Position in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

The Dynamic Advisors Solutions LLC Has $547,000 Position in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

Dynamic Advisors Solutions LLC raised its position in shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) by 15.5% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 3,864 shares of the software company’s stock after buying an additional 518 shares during the period. Dynamic Advisors Solutions LLC’s holdings in Adobe Systems were worth $547,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Murphy Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Adobe Systems during the first quarter worth…

The Burns J W & Co. Inc. NY Buys Shares of 1,020 General Dynamics Corporation (GD)

The Burns J W & Co. Inc. NY Buys Shares of 1,020 General Dynamics Corporation (GD)

Burns J W & Co. Inc. NY bought a new stake in General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor bought 1,020 shares of the aerospace company’s stock, valued at approximately $202,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Quadrant Capital Group LLC increased its stake in shares of General Dynamics Corporation by 0.7% in the first quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 608 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $108,000 after buying an…

The Hartwell J M Limited Partnership Boosts Position in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

The Hartwell J M Limited Partnership Boosts Position in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

Hartwell J M Limited Partnership increased its stake in shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) by 132.5% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 11,950 shares of the software company’s stock after buying an additional 6,810 shares during the period. Adobe Systems makes up 0.4% of Hartwell J M Limited Partnership’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 25th largest position. Hartwell J M Limited Partnership’s holdings in Adobe Systems were worth $1,690,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also…

The Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO Has $817,000 Stake in Monsanto Company (MON)

The Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO Has $817,000 Stake in Monsanto Company (MON)

Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO reduced its stake in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) by 0.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 6,906 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 50 shares during the period. Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO’s holdings in Monsanto were worth $817,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds have also recently…

The Stryker Corporation (SYK) Shares Sold by Tower Research Capital LLC TRC

The Stryker Corporation (SYK) Shares Sold by Tower Research Capital LLC TRC

Tower Research Capital LLC TRC cut its stake in Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) by 41.9% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 4,554 shares of the medical technology company’s stock after selling 3,287 shares during the period. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC’s holdings in Stryker Corporation were worth $599,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Macquarie Group Ltd. raised its stake in Stryker Corporation by 13.3% in the fourth quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now…

The Capstone Asset Management Co. Has $4.82 Million Stake in The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV)

The Capstone Asset Management Co. Has $4.82 Million Stake in The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV)

Capstone Asset Management Co. cut its position in The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV) by 0.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 38,116 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 178 shares during the period. Capstone Asset Management Co.’s holdings in The Travelers Companies were worth $4,823,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. DnB Asset Management AS boosted its position in…

The CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (CNP) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $1.79 Billion

The CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (CNP) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $1.79 Billion

Analysts predict that CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) will announce $1.79 billion in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for CenterPoint Energy’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $1.59 billion and the highest estimate coming in at $1.99 billion. CenterPoint Energy reported sales of $1.57 billion during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year over year growth rate of 14%. The business is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings report before the market opens…

The Nexeo Solutions (NASDAQ:NXEO) Getting Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds

The Nexeo Solutions (NASDAQ:NXEO) Getting Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds

Headlines about Nexeo Solutions (NASDAQ:NXEO) have been trending positive on Friday, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing 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. Nexeo Solutions earned a news sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 47.0033948523037 out of 100, meaning…

The Lydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.10 EPS

The Lydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL) Posts  Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.10 EPS

Lydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 1st. The auto parts company reported $0.80 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.10, Briefing.com reports. The firm had revenue of $174.88 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $174.98 million. Lydall had a return on equity of 17.43% and a net margin of 6.56%. Lydall’s quarterly revenue was up 27.4% on a year-over-year basis. Lydall (LDL) traded down 0.85% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $46.60. The company…

The Resolute Energy Corporation (NYSE:REN) Receives Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.13

The Resolute Energy Corporation (NYSE:REN) Receives Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.13

Media stories about Resolute Energy Corporation (NYSE:REN) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Resolute Energy Corporation earned a news sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the oil and gas exploration company an impact score of 46.3015974939208 out of 100,…

The ZIOPHARM Oncology (NASDAQ:ZIOP) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds

The ZIOPHARM Oncology (NASDAQ:ZIOP) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds

Media stories about ZIOPHARM Oncology (NASDAQ:ZIOP) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. ZIOPHARM Oncology earned a coverage optimism score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the biotechnology company an impact score of 47.0825691412309 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is…

The Green Plains (NASDAQ:GPRE) Receives News Impact Score of 0.05

The Green Plains (NASDAQ:GPRE) Receives News Impact Score of 0.05

Media stories about Green Plains (NASDAQ:GPRE) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 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. Green Plains earned a news impact score of 0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 47.6275843332295 out of 100, indicating…

The NeoGenomics (NASDAQ:NEO) Receives Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.14

The NeoGenomics (NASDAQ:NEO) Receives Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.14

Media headlines about NeoGenomics (NASDAQ:NEO) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news 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. NeoGenomics earned a coverage optimism score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the medical research company an impact score of 44.9536121992529 out of 100, indicating…

The Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect VimpelCom (NASDAQ:VEON) Share Price

The Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect VimpelCom (NASDAQ:VEON) Share Price

News stories about VimpelCom (NASDAQ:VEON) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. VimpelCom earned a news impact score of 0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the Wireless communications provider an impact score of 46.4496536103875 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage…

The Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:FWONK) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.14

The Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:FWONK) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.14

News headlines about Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:FWONK) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Liberty Media Corporation earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 45.2287906630643 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is…

The EQT GP Holdings, (NYSE:EQGP) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

The EQT GP Holdings, (NYSE:EQGP) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

News stories about EQT GP Holdings, (NYSE:EQGP) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. EQT GP Holdings, earned a news impact score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.2883627867565 out of 100,…

The China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.20

The China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.20

Headlines about China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of news 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. China Lodging Group, Limited earned a news sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 46.8347063089374 out of 100, indicating…

The Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Janus Capital Group (NYSE:JHG) Stock Price

The Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Janus Capital Group (NYSE:JHG) Stock Price

Headlines about Janus Capital Group (NYSE:JHG) have trended positive on Friday, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news 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. Janus Capital Group earned a news impact score of 0.38 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 46.1585897963381 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage…

The Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky Decreases Stake in Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL)

The Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky Decreases Stake in Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL)

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky reduced its position in Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) by 16.4% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 6,100 shares of the textile maker’s stock after selling 1,200 shares during the period. Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky’s holdings in Ralph Lauren Corporation were worth $498,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of…

The Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky Acquires 3,400 Shares of Four Corners Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:FCPT)

The Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky Acquires 3,400 Shares of Four Corners Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:FCPT)

Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky boosted its position in Four Corners Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:FCPT) by 18.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 21,469 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 3,400 shares during the period. Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky’s holdings in Four Corners Property Trust were worth $490,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other institutional investors have…

The Hendley & Co. Inc. Has $3.46 Million Position in Monsanto Company (MON)

The Hendley & Co. Inc. Has $3.46 Million Position in Monsanto Company (MON)

Hendley & Co. Inc. boosted its stake in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) by 8.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 30,577 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after buying an additional 2,255 shares during the period. Monsanto comprises 2.1% of Hendley & Co. Inc.’s portfolio, making the stock its 21st largest position. Hendley & Co. Inc.’s holdings in Monsanto were worth $3,461,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other large investors have also recently…

The Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio Boosts Stake in Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE)

The Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio Boosts Stake in Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE)

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio boosted its stake in Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE) by 2.3% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 30,170 shares of the LED producer’s stock after buying an additional 685 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio’s holdings in Cree were worth $806,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Advisory Services Network LLC bought…

The Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) Shares Sold by Nuveen Asset Management LLC

The Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) Shares Sold by Nuveen Asset Management LLC

Nuveen Asset Management LLC reduced its position in shares of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) by 7.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 6,371 shares of the pipeline company’s stock after selling 518 shares during the period. Nuveen Asset Management LLC’s holdings in Western Gas Partners, were worth $385,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of WES. Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP…

The Waste Management, Inc. (WM) Position Reduced by Clearbridge Investments LLC

The Waste Management, Inc. (WM) Position Reduced by Clearbridge Investments LLC

Clearbridge Investments LLC cut its stake in Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) by 4.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 5,194,348 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 256,134 shares during the period. Clearbridge Investments LLC owned approximately 1.18% of Waste Management worth $378,772,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in Waste Management…

The Patten Group Inc. Has $1.85 Million Position in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL)

The Patten Group Inc. Has $1.85 Million Position in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL)

Patten Group Inc. reduced its stake in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) by 0.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 14,765 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 67 shares during the period. Patten Group Inc.’s holdings in Ecolab were worth $1,849,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in Ecolab by 0.9% in the first quarter. Piedmont…

The American Express Company (AXP) Position Decreased by Two Sigma Securities LLC

The American Express Company (AXP) Position Decreased by Two Sigma Securities LLC

Two Sigma Securities LLC cut its stake in shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) by 25.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 2,862 shares of the payment services company’s stock after selling 986 shares during the period. Two Sigma Securities LLC’s holdings in American Express were worth $226,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Sheets Smith Wealth Management increased its position in American Express…

The Level Four Advisory Services LLC Sells 223 Shares of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW)

The Level Four Advisory Services LLC Sells 223 Shares of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW)

Level Four Advisory Services LLC reduced its stake in shares of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) by 6.4% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 3,263 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 223 shares during the period. Level Four Advisory Services LLC’s holdings in Illinois Tool Works were worth $428,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Hudock Capital Group LLC boosted its stake in shares of…

The Level Four Advisory Services LLC Has $1.51 Million Stake in Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW)

The Level Four Advisory Services LLC Has $1.51 Million Stake in Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW)

Level Four Advisory Services LLC increased its stake in Dow Chemical Company (The) (NYSE:DOW) by 141.4% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 23,830 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after buying an additional 13,959 shares during the period. Level Four Advisory Services LLC’s holdings in Dow Chemical Company (The) were worth $1,514,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Cypress Capital Management…

The Glenmede Trust Co. NA Has $19,393,000 Stake in Phillips 66 (PSX)

The Glenmede Trust Co. NA Has $19,393,000 Stake in Phillips 66 (PSX)

Glenmede Trust Co. NA continued to hold its position in shares of Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 224,439 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock at the end of the first quarter. Glenmede Trust Co. NA’s holdings in Phillips 66 were worth $19,393,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Winch Advisory Services LLC…

The Amarin Co. plc (AMRN) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

The Amarin Co. plc (AMRN) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Amarin Co. plc (NASDAQ:AMRN) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, July 11th. The brokerage presently has a $4.75 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 45.71% from the company’s current price. According to Zacks, “Amarin Corporation plc is a global pharmaceutical group which develops innovative pharmaceutical products across a range of therapeutic areas utilizing its proprietary advanced oral and transdermal…

The ARM Holdings plc (ARMH) Given Buy Rating at Canaccord Genuity

The ARM Holdings plc (ARMH) Given Buy Rating at Canaccord Genuity

ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a report issued on Wednesday, July 12th. ARM Holdings plc Company Profile ARM Holdings plc (ARM) is a company engaged in designing a range of inter-related intellectual property (IP), including microprocessors, Physical IP, and supporting software and tools. Its product offering includes 16/32/64-bit reduced instruction set computing (RISC) microprocessors, data engines, graphics processors, digital libraries, embedded memories, peripherals, software and development tools, as well as analog functions and high-speed connectivity products.

The Angie’s List, Inc. (ANGI) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

The Angie’s List, Inc. (ANGI) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Angie’s List, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANGI) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Wednesday, July 12th. They currently have $14.00 price target on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Angie’s List Inc. provides information, reports and reviews about service companies. The Company offers product and company reviews, actively collects data on listed companies, and provides complaint resolution services between business and client. Its members share their experiences with each other so that they can choose the service company that’s…

The Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (BBVA) to Hold

The Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (BBVA) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (NASDAQ:BBVA) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Tuesday, July 11th. According to Zacks, “Banco Bilbao Vizcaya is engaged in a wide variety of banking, financial and related activities in Spain. “ BBVA has been the subject of several other research reports. Barclays PLC raised shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA from an equal weight rating to an overweight rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 22nd. UBS AG raised shares…

The BeiGene, Ltd. (BGNE) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

The BeiGene, Ltd. (BGNE) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

BeiGene, Ltd. (NASDAQ:BGNE) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, July 11th. The firm presently has a $79.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price target would suggest a potential upside of 11.24% from the stock’s previous close. According to Zacks, “BeiGene, Ltd. is a biotechnology company which focused on immuno-oncological therapeutics. The company’s clinical-stage drug candidates include BGB-3111, BGB-283, BGB-290, and BGB-A317. BeiGene, Ltd. is based in Camana Bay, Cayman Islands….

The Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY) to Sell

The Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY) to Sell

Array BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ:ARRY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, July 11th. According to Zacks, “Array BioPharma Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of targeted small molecule drugs to treat life threatening and debilitating diseases. The company’s proprietary drug development pipeline is focused on the treatment of cancer and inflammatory disease and includes clinical candidates that are designed to regulate therapeutically important targets. In addition, leading pharmaceutical and…

The Coca Cola Femsa S.A.B. de C.V. (KOF) Receives Average Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

The Coca Cola Femsa S.A.B. de C.V. (KOF) Receives Average Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

Shares of Coca Cola Femsa S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:KOF) have been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the eight ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, three have issued a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $92.50. KOF has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Zacks…

The NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

The NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Shares of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) have been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the twelve ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and ten have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month price objective among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $150.30. NEE has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. BidaskClub lowered NextEra Energy from a “buy” rating…

The Brenntag AG, Muehleim Ruhr (BNTGY) Cut to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

The Brenntag AG, Muehleim Ruhr (BNTGY) Cut to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Brenntag AG, Muehleim Ruhr (NASDAQ:BNTGY) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Tuesday, July 11th. According to Zacks, “Brenntag AG engages in the production and distribution of chemicals. It operates through the North America, Latin America, EMEA and Asia Pacific segments. Brenntag AG is headquartered in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany. “ Brenntag AG, Muehleim Ruhr (BNTGY) traded up 1.44% on Tuesday, hitting $10.59. The stock had a trading volume of 14,240 shares. The company has a…

The Sierra Bancorp (BSRR) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

The Sierra Bancorp (BSRR) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Sierra Bancorp (NASDAQ:BSRR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Tuesday, July 11th. The brokerage currently has $27.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “Sierra Bancorp is the bank holding company for the Bank of the Sierra. The Bank of the Sierra is the largest independent bank headquartered in the South Valley, and operates branch offices as well as real estate centers, agricultural credit centers and a bank card center. “ Several other…

The Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) CFO Devinder Kumar Sells 39,507 Shares

The Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) CFO Devinder Kumar Sells 39,507 Shares

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) CFO Devinder Kumar sold 39,507 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.46, for a total transaction of $492,257.22. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 793,403 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,885,801.38. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Devinder Kumar also recently made the following trade(s): Shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc….

The Hannover Rueck SE’s (HNR1) “Neutral” Rating Reaffirmed at DZ Bank AG

The Hannover Rueck SE’s (HNR1) “Neutral” Rating Reaffirmed at DZ Bank AG

DZ Bank AG reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of Hannover Rueck SE (FRA:HNR1) in a research report released on Thursday. A number of other brokerages have also weighed in on HNR1. Bank of America Corporation set a €105.00 ($123.53) target price on Hannover Rueck SE and gave the stock a sell rating in a research report on Saturday, May 20th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a €110.00 ($129.41) target price on Hannover Rueck SE and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research report on Saturday, May…

The CA Inc. (CA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

The CA Inc. (CA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of CA Inc. (NASDAQ:CA) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Tuesday, July 11th. The firm currently has $38.00 price objective on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “CA is a leading information technology (IT) management software company. We are optimistic about CA’s acquisition strategy, which has enhanced its IT management, software and services portfolio. Moreover, we believe that the diversity of its products and the increased efficiency offered by them will attract customers across sectors,…

The Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (CBRL) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Instinet

The Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (CBRL) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Instinet

Equities research analysts at Instinet initiated coverage on shares of Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBRL) in a report released on Wednesday, July 12th, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm set a “neutral” rating and a $162.00 price target on the restaurant operator’s stock. Instinet’s target price suggests a potential upside of 6.22% from the stock’s previous close. Several other research analysts have also issued reports on CBRL. Wells Fargo & Company restated a “market perform” rating and issued a $156.00 price target (down previously from $157.50) on shares of…

The Insider Buying: Gold Standard Ventures Corp (GSV) Insider Buys 44,100 Shares of Stock

The Insider Buying: Gold Standard Ventures Corp (GSV) Insider Buys 44,100 Shares of Stock

Gold Standard Ventures Corp (NYSEMKT:GSV) insider Parent Co. Fcmi purchased 44,100 shares of Gold Standard Ventures Corp stock in a transaction on Friday, July 14th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of C$1.74 per share, for a total transaction of C$76,734.00. Parent Co. Fcmi also recently made the following trade(s): Shares of Gold Standard Ventures Corp (NYSEMKT GSV) traded down 1.22% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $1.62. The company had a trading volume of 239,555 shares. The stock’s market capitalization is $360.93 million. Gold Standard Ventures Corp…

The CSI Compressco LP (CCLP) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

The CSI Compressco LP (CCLP) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

CSI Compressco LP (NASDAQ:CCLP) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Tuesday, July 11th. According to Zacks, “CSI Compressco LP offers compression services and equipment for natural gas and oil production, gathering, transportation, processing and storage. Its equipment and parts sales business includes the fabrication and sale of standard compressor packages, custom-designed compressor packages and engine-driven oilfield fluid pump systems designed. The company offers well monitoring and automated sand separation services as well as compressor package reconfiguration and…

The Raymond Heung Sells 3,400 Shares of Madison Pacific Properties Inc. (TSE:MPC) Stock

The Raymond Heung Sells 3,400 Shares of Madison Pacific Properties Inc. (TSE:MPC) Stock

Madison Pacific Properties Inc. (TSE:MPC) insider Raymond Heung sold 3,400 shares of Madison Pacific Properties stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, July 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$3.11, for a total value of C$10,574.00. Raymond Heung also recently made the following trade(s): Madison Pacific Properties Inc. (TSE MPC) remained flat at $3.50 during midday trading on Friday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 850 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $205.00 million and a PE ratio of 3.29. Madison…

The Assicurazioni Generali SpA (BIT:G) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

The Assicurazioni Generali SpA (BIT:G) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Assicurazioni Generali SpA (BIT:G) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the sixteen brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have given a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is €15.74 ($18.51). A number of research analysts recently weighed in on G shares. J P Morgan Chase &…

The Head-To-Head Analysis: Dick’s Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS) vs. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV)

The Head-To-Head Analysis: Dick’s Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS) vs. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV)

Dick’s Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) and Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and analyst recommendations. Volatility and Risk Dick’s Sporting Goods has a beta of 0.47, indicating that its share price is 53% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation has a beta of -0.09, indicating that its share price is 109% less volatile than the…

The KEFI Minerals plc (LON:KEFI) Given “Speculative Buy” Rating at Beaufort Securities

The KEFI Minerals plc (LON:KEFI) Given “Speculative Buy” Rating at Beaufort Securities

Beaufort Securities reaffirmed their speculative buy rating on shares of KEFI Minerals plc (LON:KEFI) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. A number of other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on KEFI. Shore Capital reaffirmed a not rated rating on shares of KEFI Minerals plc in a report on Friday, May 5th. RFC Ambrian upped their price target on KEFI Minerals plc from GBX 8.80 ($0.11) to GBX 10.50 ($0.14) and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Thursday, May 25th. KEFI Minerals…

The Greggs plc (GRG) Upgraded at Berenberg Bank

The Greggs plc (GRG) Upgraded at Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank upgraded shares of Greggs plc (LON:GRG) to a buy rating in a report published on Thursday. Berenberg Bank currently has GBX 1,300 ($16.93) price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of GBX 1,020 ($13.28). A number of other research firms have also commented on GRG. Shore Capital restated a hold rating on shares of Greggs plc in a research report on Thursday, May 18th. Investec restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,225 ($15.95) price target on shares of Greggs plc in a…

The ST Ives PLC (SIV) Given Buy Rating at Peel Hunt

The ST Ives PLC (SIV) Given Buy Rating at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reiterated their buy rating on shares of ST Ives PLC (LON:SIV) in a research note released on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 90 ($1.17) price objective on the stock. Separately, Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 125 ($1.63) price objective on shares of ST Ives PLC in a report on Wednesday, June 14th. Shares of ST Ives PLC (LON SIV) traded up 7.20% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 67.00. 189,177 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. ST Ives PLC…

The Liberum Capital Reaffirms “Hold” Rating for Tritax Big Box REIT PLC (BBOX)

The Liberum Capital Reaffirms “Hold” Rating for Tritax Big Box REIT PLC (BBOX)

Liberum Capital reiterated their hold rating on shares of Tritax Big Box REIT PLC (LON:BBOX) in a research note published on Thursday morning. They currently have a GBX 135 ($1.76) target price on the stock. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 165 ($2.15) price objective on shares of Tritax Big Box REIT PLC in a report on Wednesday, April 26th. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a hold rating and set a GBX 136 ($1.77) target price…

The Brown Advisory Securities LLC Purchases 10,498 Shares of Nike, Inc. (NKE)

The Brown Advisory Securities LLC Purchases 10,498 Shares of Nike, Inc. (NKE)

Brown Advisory Securities LLC boosted its stake in Nike, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) by 185.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 16,144 shares of the footwear maker’s stock after buying an additional 10,498 shares during the period. Brown Advisory Securities LLC’s holdings in Nike were worth $898,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in NKE. Wellington Management Group LLP raised its…

The Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) Shares Bought by Trust Co

The Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) Shares Bought by Trust Co

Trust Co increased its position in shares of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) by 2.2% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 9,715 shares of the media conglomerate’s stock after buying an additional 207 shares during the period. Trust Co’s holdings in Time Warner were worth $949,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in shares of Time Warner by 2,169.2% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc….

The Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) Shares Bought by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

The Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) Shares Bought by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. increased its stake in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) by 2.0% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 532,438 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after buying an additional 10,360 shares during the period. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. owned 0.18% of Ecolab worth $70,681,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in ECL. FUKOKU MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE Co boosted its position…