The Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Raised to “Strong-Buy” at Vetr Inc.

The Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Raised to “Strong-Buy” at Vetr Inc.

Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on GILD. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $90.00 price target on shares of Gilead Sciences in a research report on Tuesday, January 3rd. Berenberg Bank set a $78.00 price target on shares of Gilead Sciences and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Tuesday, February 14th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reiterated a neutral rating and set a $68.00 price objective (down previously from $70.00) on shares of Gilead Sciences in…

The John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.10 (PDT)

The John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.10 (PDT)

John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II has increased its dividend payment by an average of 4.4% annually over the last three years. John Hancock Patriot Premium Div Fund II (NYSE:PDT) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 13th will be paid a dividend of 0.0975 per share by the real estate investment trust on Friday, April 28th. This represents a $1.17 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 11th. Shares of John Hancock…

The Invesco Municipal Income Opp Trust Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.03 (OIA)

The Invesco Municipal Income Opp Trust Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.03 (OIA)

Invesco Municipal Income Opp Trust has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 4.4% annually over the last three years. Invesco Municipal Income Opp Trust (NYSE:OIA) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 13th will be paid a dividend of 0.0344 per share by the investment management company on Friday, April 28th. This represents a $0.41 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 11th. Shares of Invesco Municipal Income Opp Trust (NYSE:OIA) traded…

The Moreno Evelyn V Raises Stake in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW)

The Moreno Evelyn V Raises Stake in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW)

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the stock. Watch Point Trust Co raised its position in shares of Illinois Tool Works by 3.1% in the third quarter. Watch Point Trust Co now owns 14,365 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $1,721,000 after buying an additional 430 shares during the period. Parkwood LLC purchased a new position in shares of Illinois Tool Works during the third quarter valued at $278,000. GWM Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Illinois Tool…

The Invesco Van Kmpn Trst for Inv Gr NY Mcps (VTN) Declares $0.06 Monthly Dividend

The Invesco Van Kmpn Trst for Inv Gr NY Mcps (VTN) Declares $0.06 Monthly Dividend

Invesco Van Kmpn Trst for Inv Gr NY Mcps has decreased its dividend by an average of 10.4% per year over the last three years. Invesco Van Kmpn Trst for Inv Gr NY Mcps (NYSE:VTN) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 13th will be paid a dividend of 0.0571 per share by the investment management company on Friday, April 28th. This represents a $0.69 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 11th. Shares…

The Kayne Anderson Energy Total Return Fund (KYE) Declares $0.25 Quarterly Dividend

The Kayne Anderson Energy Total Return Fund (KYE) Declares $0.25 Quarterly Dividend

Kayne Anderson Energy Total Return Fund has decreased its dividend by an average of 17.5% per year over the last three years. Kayne Anderson Energy Total Return Fund (NYSE:KYE) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 13th will be paid a dividend of 0.25 per share by the financial services provider on Friday, April 21st. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 11th. Shares of Kayne Anderson Energy Total Return…

The Invesco Value Municipal Income Trust Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (IIM)

The Invesco Value Municipal Income Trust Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (IIM)

Invesco Value Municipal Income Trust has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 6.4% annually over the last three years. Invesco Value Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:IIM) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 13th will be paid a dividend of 0.062 per share by the investment management company on Friday, April 28th. This represents a $0.74 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 11th. Shares of Invesco Value Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:IIM) traded…

The Invesco Pennsylvania Value Mncpl Incm Tr Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.05 (VPV)

The Invesco Pennsylvania Value Mncpl Incm Tr Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.05 (VPV)

Invesco Pennsylvania Value Mncpl Incm Tr has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 6.7% annually over the last three years. Invesco Pennsylvania Value Mncpl Incm Tr (NYSE:VPV) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 13th will be paid a dividend of 0.0521 per share by the financial services provider on Friday, April 28th. This represents a $0.63 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 11th. Shares of Invesco Pennsylvania Value Mncpl Incm…

The 1,800 Shares in Praxair, Inc. (PX) Acquired by Bridges Investment Counsel Inc.

The 1,800 Shares in Praxair, Inc. (PX) Acquired by Bridges Investment Counsel Inc.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. First Command Bank purchased a new position in shares of Praxair during the fourth quarter valued at $104,000. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. boosted its position in shares of Praxair by 761.9% in the third quarter. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. now owns 974 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $118,000 after buying an additional 861 shares in the last quarter. TLP Group LLC purchased a new position in shares of Praxair during…

The Southern Co (SO) Position Raised by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

The Southern Co (SO) Position Raised by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. CWM LLC boosted its position in shares of Southern by 229.9% in the third quarter. CWM LLC now owns 2,039 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $105,000 after buying an additional 1,421 shares in the last quarter. Advantage Investment Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Southern during the fourth quarter valued at $113,000. Ledyard National Bank raised its position in Southern by 112.3% in the third quarter. Ledyard National Bank now owns 2,410 shares…

The Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH) Position Decreased by Bridges Investment Counsel Inc.

The Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH) Position Decreased by Bridges Investment Counsel Inc.

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Massey Quick & Co. LLC purchased a new position in shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp during the fourth quarter valued at $112,000. Virtus Investment Advisers Inc. bought a new position in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp during the third quarter worth $132,000. SRB Corp bought a new position in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp during the third quarter worth $136,000. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. raised its position in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp by 1,207.9% in the third quarter. Cornerstone Advisors Inc….

The Bridges Investment Counsel Inc. Sells 11,305 Shares of Allergan plc (AGN)

The Bridges Investment Counsel Inc. Sells 11,305 Shares of Allergan plc (AGN)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Sunbelt Securities Inc. acquired a new position in Allergan plc during the fourth quarter valued at about $107,000. First Interstate Bank boosted its position in Allergan plc by 1,731.4% in the fourth quarter. First Interstate Bank now owns 641 shares of the company’s stock valued at $135,000 after buying an additional 606 shares during the last quarter. Massey Quick & Co. LLC acquired a new position in Allergan plc during the fourth…

The 1,697 Shares in PNC Financial Services Group Inc (PNC) Acquired by Bridges Investment Management Inc.

The 1,697 Shares in PNC Financial Services Group Inc (PNC) Acquired by Bridges Investment Management Inc.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. BKS Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of PNC Financial Services Group during the third quarter valued at $113,000. DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main bought a new position in PNC Financial Services Group during the fourth quarter worth $117,000. Quadrant Capital Group LLC raised its position in PNC Financial Services Group by 3.9% in the third quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 1,379 shares…

The Biogen Inc (BIIB) Position Lowered by Bridges Investment Counsel Inc.

The Biogen Inc (BIIB) Position Lowered by Bridges Investment Counsel Inc.

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Freestone Capital Holdings LLC purchased a new position in shares of Biogen during the fourth quarter valued at $659,000. Capital Guardian Trust Co. boosted its position in shares of Biogen by 130.1% in the fourth quarter. Capital Guardian Trust Co. now owns 359 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $102,000 after buying an additional 203 shares in the last quarter. Harvest Fund Management Co. Ltd purchased a new position in shares of Biogen during the fourth quarter…

The Ecolab Inc. (ECL) Position Raised by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

The Ecolab Inc. (ECL) Position Raised by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. JNBA Financial Advisors boosted its position in Ecolab by 45.5% in the fourth quarter. JNBA Financial Advisors now owns 850 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $100,000 after buying an additional 266 shares during the last quarter. Elgethun Capital Management purchased a new position in shares of Ecolab during the fourth quarter valued at $117,000. Global X Management Co. LLC boosted its position in shares of Ecolab by 154.9%…

The Travelers Companies Inc (TRV) Position Decreased by Bridges Investment Counsel Inc.

The Travelers Companies Inc (TRV) Position Decreased by Bridges Investment Counsel Inc.

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Intellectus Partners LLC acquired a new position in Travelers Companies during the fourth quarter valued at about $109,000. Salem Investment Counselors Inc. acquired a new position in Travelers Companies during the third quarter valued at about $117,000. New York Life Trust Co. boosted its position in Travelers Companies by 2.5% in the third quarter. New York Life Trust Co. now owns 1,083 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $124,000 after buying an additional 26 shares during the…

The State Street Corp (STT) Position Lowered by Bridges Investment Counsel Inc.

The State Street Corp (STT) Position Lowered by Bridges Investment Counsel Inc.

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Global X Management Co. LLC boosted its position in State Street Corp by 203.0% in the third quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC now owns 1,494 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $104,000 after buying an additional 1,001 shares during the last quarter. MUFG Americas Holdings Corp boosted its position in State Street Corp by 40.7% in the fourth quarter. MUFG Americas Holdings Corp now owns 1,626 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $126,000 after…

The Emerson Electric Co. (EMR) Stake Held by Bonness Enterprises Inc.

The Emerson Electric Co. (EMR) Stake Held by Bonness Enterprises Inc.

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Northwest Quadrant Wealth Management LLC acquired a new position in Emerson Electric during the fourth quarter valued at about $111,000. Financial Architects Inc boosted its position in shares of Emerson Electric by 15.9% in the third quarter. Financial Architects Inc now owns 1,964 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $108,000 after buying an additional 270 shares in the last quarter. Elgethun Capital Management purchased a new position in shares of Emerson Electric during the fourth quarter…

The Baidu Inc (BIDU) Rating Lowered to Buy at Vetr Inc.

The Baidu Inc (BIDU) Rating Lowered to Buy at Vetr Inc.

BIDU has been the subject of a number of other reports. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $180.00 target price on shares of Baidu in a research note on Wednesday, February 22nd. CICC Research cut Baidu from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $185.00 target price for the company. in a research note on Tuesday, February 21st. Sanford C. Bernstein initiated coverage on Baidu in a research note on Wednesday, January 11th. They issued an “underperform” rating and a $150.00 target…

The Dow Chemical Co (DOW) Position Raised by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

The Dow Chemical Co (DOW) Position Raised by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Kernodle & Katon Asset Management Group LLC boosted its position in Dow Chemical by 5.2% in the third quarter. Kernodle & Katon Asset Management Group LLC now owns 2,184 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $113,000 after buying an additional 108 shares during the last quarter. Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC boosted its position in shares of Dow Chemical by 19.5% in the third quarter. Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC now…

The Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. Increases Stake in Kraft Heinz Co (KHC)

The Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. Increases Stake in Kraft Heinz Co (KHC)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Bollard Group LLC raised its position in Kraft Heinz by 815.4% in the third quarter. Bollard Group LLC now owns 1,126 shares of the company’s stock worth $101,000 after buying an additional 1,003 shares during the period. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of Kraft Heinz by 129.0% in the third quarter. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. now owns 1,223 shares of the company’s stock valued at $109,000 after buying an additional…

The Ford Motor Company (F) Position Lowered by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

The Ford Motor Company (F) Position Lowered by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Balentine LLC boosted its position in shares of Ford Motor Company by 1.8% in the third quarter. Balentine LLC now owns 8,815 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock valued at $106,000 after buying an additional 160 shares in the last quarter. Reilly Financial Advisors LLC raised its position in Ford Motor Company by 2.1% in the third quarter. Reilly Financial Advisors LLC now owns 9,684 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth…

The Monsanto Company (MON) Position Boosted by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

The Monsanto Company (MON) Position Boosted by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Mascoma Wealth Management LLC acquired a new position in Monsanto Company during the fourth quarter valued at about $115,000. JNBA Financial Advisors boosted its position in Monsanto Company by 24.6% in the fourth quarter. JNBA Financial Advisors now owns 1,148 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $121,000 after buying an additional 227 shares during the last quarter. First Bank & Trust purchased a new position in shares of Monsanto…

The Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. Acquires 30,238 Shares of Paypal Holdings Inc (PYPL)

The Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. Acquires 30,238 Shares of Paypal Holdings Inc (PYPL)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. boosted its position in Paypal Holdings by 3.5% in the third quarter. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. now owns 2,438 shares of the credit services provider’s stock valued at $100,000 after buying an additional 82 shares during the last quarter. FNY Partners Fund LP purchased a new position in shares of Paypal Holdings during the fourth quarter valued at $124,000. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. purchased a new…

The Alliant Energy Co. (LNT) Position Maintained by Bridges Investment Management Inc.

The Alliant Energy Co. (LNT) Position Maintained by Bridges Investment Management Inc.

A number of other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY boosted its stake in Alliant Energy by 0.7% in the third quarter. Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY now owns 41,163 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $1,577,000 after buying an additional 293 shares during the last quarter. Wagner Bowman Management Corp purchased a new stake in Alliant Energy during the third quarter worth approximately $390,000. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC boosted its stake in Alliant Energy by 36.9% in the…

The Rosenbaum Jay D. Buys New Position in General Dynamics Co. (GD)

The Rosenbaum Jay D. Buys New Position in General Dynamics Co. (GD)

A number of other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Trust Co. of Vermont increased its position in shares of General Dynamics by 13.6% in the third quarter. Trust Co. of Vermont now owns 16,459 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $2,554,000 after buying an additional 1,965 shares during the period. Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. increased its position in shares of General Dynamics by 132.4% in the third quarter. Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. now owns 976 shares of the aerospace company’s stock…

The Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) Position Reduced by Bridges Investment Management Inc.

The Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) Position Reduced by Bridges Investment Management Inc.

Other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. BKS Advisors LLC increased its position in Kimberly Clark Corp by 0.3% in the third quarter. BKS Advisors LLC now owns 1,898 shares of the company’s stock worth $239,000 after buying an additional 5 shares during the last quarter. Delta Asset Management LLC TN boosted its stake in shares of Kimberly Clark Corp by 0.4% in the third quarter. Delta Asset Management LLC TN now owns 2,740 shares of the company’s stock worth $346,000 after buying an additional…

The Moreno Evelyn V Increases Position in Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW)

The Moreno Evelyn V Increases Position in Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW)

Other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Oakworth Capital Inc. increased its position in Lowe's Companies by 0.5% in the third quarter. Oakworth Capital Inc. now owns 3,311 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock worth $239,000 after buying an additional 15 shares during the last quarter. New York Life Trust Co. boosted its stake in Lowe's Companies by 1.5% in the third quarter. New York Life Trust Co. now owns 2,173 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock worth $157,000 after buying an additional…

The Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) Stake Decreased by Bridges Investment Management Inc.

The Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) Stake Decreased by Bridges Investment Management Inc.

Several other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of PAA. MCF Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. by 2.0% in the third quarter. MCF Advisors LLC now owns 3,789 shares of the pipeline company’s stock valued at $119,000 after buying an additional 75 shares during the period. Gould Asset Management LLC CA boosted its stake in shares of Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. by 0.7% in the fourth quarter. Gould Asset Management LLC CA now owns 13,590 shares of the pipeline…

The Emerson Electric Co. (EMR) Stake Decreased by Rosenbaum Jay D.

The Emerson Electric Co. (EMR) Stake Decreased by Rosenbaum Jay D.

Other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Renaissance Investment Group LLC increased its position in Emerson Electric by 0.4% in the first quarter. Renaissance Investment Group LLC now owns 7,972 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $477,000 after buying an additional 30 shares during the last quarter. Liberty Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in Emerson Electric by 14.1% in the first quarter. Liberty Capital Management Inc. now owns 10,036 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $601,000 after buying…

The Bridges Investment Management Inc. Has $367,000 Stake in Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (HST)

The Bridges Investment Management Inc. Has $367,000 Stake in Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (HST)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. BlackRock Fund Advisors increased its position in Host Hotels and Resorts by 3.6% in the third quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 22,969,924 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $357,642,000 after buying an additional 803,456 shares during the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp boosted its stake in shares of Host Hotels and Resorts by 1.6% in the third quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 13,091,628 shares of the real estate…

The Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC Has $4.983 Million Stake in J M Smucker Co (SJM)

The Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC Has $4.983 Million Stake in J M Smucker Co (SJM)

A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Park National Corp OH boosted its stake in J M Smucker by 10.1% in the first quarter. Park National Corp OH now owns 6,068 shares of the company’s stock worth $796,000 after buying an additional 559 shares during the last quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. boosted its stake in J M Smucker by 54.7% in the fourth quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 66,340 shares of the company’s stock worth $8,495,000 after buying an…

The Bridges Investment Management Inc. Lowers Position in Emerson Electric Co. (EMR)

The Bridges Investment Management Inc. Lowers Position in Emerson Electric Co. (EMR)

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in EMR. State Street Corp increased its position in shares of Emerson Electric by 3.4% in the fourth quarter. State Street Corp now owns 32,271,263 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $1,799,131,000 after buying an additional 1,049,578 shares during the period. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. increased its position in Emerson Electric by 0.7% in the third quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 16,676,107 shares of the industrial…

The Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC Has $459,000 Stake in 3M Co (MMM)

The Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC Has $459,000 Stake in 3M Co (MMM)

Other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Callahan Advisors LLC increased its position in 3M by 60.7% in the third quarter. Callahan Advisors LLC now owns 2,964 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $522,000 after buying an additional 1,119 shares during the last quarter. National Pension Service increased its position in 3M by 8.8% in the third quarter. National Pension Service now owns 372,212 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $65,595,000 after buying an additional 29,989 shares during the last quarter. Private Trust…

The Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC Has $219,000 Stake in American International Group Inc (AIG)

The Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC Has $219,000 Stake in American International Group Inc (AIG)

A number of other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Baskin Financial Services Inc. boosted its stake in American International Group by 0.3% in the third quarter. Baskin Financial Services Inc. now owns 153,058 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $9,081,000 after buying an additional 515 shares during the last quarter. Hermes Investment Management Ltd. increased its position in shares of American International Group by 0.4% in the third quarter. Hermes Investment Management Ltd. now owns 606,402 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth…

The Deere & Company (DE) Shares Sold by Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC

The Deere & Company (DE) Shares Sold by Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC

A number of other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Henderson Group PLC boosted its position in Deere & Company by 23.5% in the third quarter. Henderson Group PLC now owns 259,673 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $22,153,000 after buying an additional 49,479 shares during the last quarter. Argyle Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Deere & Company by 0.5% in the third quarter. Argyle Capital Management Inc. now owns 31,000 shares of the industrial products company’s stock…

The NextEra Energy Inc (NEE) Stake Decreased by Bridges Investment Management Inc.

The NextEra Energy Inc (NEE) Stake Decreased by Bridges Investment Management Inc.

Other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Garde Capital Inc. bought a new position in NextEra Energy during the third quarter worth about $576,000. Peoples Financial Services CORP. boosted its stake in shares of NextEra Energy by 0.6% in the third quarter. Peoples Financial Services CORP. now owns 10,973 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $1,342,000 after buying an additional 65 shares during the period. Buckingham Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of NextEra Energy by 53.2% in the third quarter. Buckingham…

The Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC Acquires New Position in ABB Ltd (ABB)

The Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC Acquires New Position in ABB Ltd (ABB)

Several other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI boosted its stake in shares of ABB by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI now owns 16,229 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $342,000 after buying an additional 48 shares during the period. Horrell Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in ABB by 0.5% in the third quarter. Horrell Capital Management Inc. now owns 26,990 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $608,000 after buying an additional 128 shares…

The Bridges Investment Management Inc. Has $3.791 Million Position in Fiserv Inc (FISV)

The Bridges Investment Management Inc. Has $3.791 Million Position in Fiserv Inc (FISV)

Other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC increased its position in Fiserv by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC now owns 4,011 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $426,000 after buying an additional 11 shares during the last quarter. LBA Wealth Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Fiserv by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. LBA Wealth Management LLC now owns 11,862 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $1,261,000 after buying…

The Kadant Inc. (KAI) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.16 EPS

The Kadant Inc. (KAI) Posts Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.16 EPS

Kadant (NYSE:KAI) traded up 11.09% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $71.10. 207,816 shares of the company were exchanged. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $59.75 and a 200 day moving average price of $59.87. Kadant has a one year low of $46.21 and a one year high of $75.95. The company has a market capitalization of $777.62 million, a PE ratio of 24.69 and a beta of 1.30. Kadant Inc. (NYSE:KAI) announced its earnings results on Tuesday. The industrial products company reported $0.80 EPS for the…

The Leggett & Platt, Inc. (LEG) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

The Leggett & Platt, Inc. (LEG) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

A number of analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Raymond James Financial, Inc. upgraded shares of Leggett & Platt from a “market perform” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $54.00 target price for the company in a report on Wednesday, February 1st. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Leggett & Platt from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 11th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus raised their target price on shares of Leggett & Platt from $48.00 to $52.00 and gave the stock…

The Cintas Co. (CTAS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

The Cintas Co. (CTAS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on CTAS shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Cintas from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $131.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Tuesday, January 10th. Deutsche Bank AG lifted their price objective on shares of Cintas from $120.00 to $125.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, March 23rd. Piper Jaffray Companies lifted their price objective on shares of Cintas from $117.00 to $129.00 and gave the stock…

The Gary C. Jackson Sells 16,496 Shares of Perpetual Energy Inc. (PMT) Stock

The Gary C. Jackson Sells 16,496 Shares of Perpetual Energy Inc. (PMT) Stock

Perpetual Energy Inc. (TSE:PMT) traded up 6.58% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $1.62. 40,818 shares of the stock were exchanged. The company has a market capitalization of $86.54 million and a PE ratio of 0.82. Perpetual Energy Inc. has a 52 week low of $1.10 and a 52 week high of $2.50. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $1.59 and its 200 day moving average is $1.84. Perpetual Energy Inc. (TSE:PMT) insider Gary C. Jackson sold 16,496 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, April 3rd. The…

The Guggenheim Credit Allocation Fund Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.18 (GGM)

The Guggenheim Credit Allocation Fund Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.18 (GGM)

Guggenheim Credit Allocation Fund has raised its dividend by an average of 49.9% per year over the last three years. Guggenheim Credit Allocation Fund (NYSE:GGM) declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 13th will be given a dividend of 0.1813 per share on Friday, April 28th. This represents a $2.18 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 9.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 11th. Guggenheim Credit Allocation Fund (NYSE:GGM) traded down 0.04% on Wednesday, reaching $23.30. 11,151…

The Acorda Therapeutics Inc (ACOR) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc

The Acorda Therapeutics Inc (ACOR) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc

Several other research firms have also weighed in on ACOR. Janney Montgomery Scott upgraded shares of Acorda Therapeutics from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and increased their price target for the company from $23.00 to $38.00 in a research report on Monday, March 13th. Vetr raised shares of Acorda Therapeutics from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $30.58 price objective on the stock in a report on Tuesday, March 14th. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $30.00 price objective on shares…

The Insider Buying: Air T, Inc. (AIRT) CEO Acquires 1,225 Shares of Stock

The Insider Buying: Air T, Inc. (AIRT) CEO Acquires 1,225 Shares of Stock

Nicholas John Swenson also recently made the following trade(s): Air T, Inc. (NASDAQ:AIRT) CEO Nicholas John Swenson acquired 1,225 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, April 3rd. The shares were bought at an average cost of $19.41 per share, with a total value of $23,777.25. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 40,307 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $782,358.87. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Air T, Inc….

The Acorda Therapeutics Inc (ACOR) PT Lowered to $35.00 at Cowen and Company

The Acorda Therapeutics Inc (ACOR) PT Lowered to $35.00 at Cowen and Company

ACOR has been the subject of a number of other reports. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a buy rating and set a $30.00 price objective on shares of Acorda Therapeutics in a research note on Thursday, March 30th. Cantor Fitzgerald reaffirmed a hold rating and set a $21.00 price objective on shares of Acorda Therapeutics in a report on Monday, January 9th. Zacks Investment Research cut Acorda Therapeutics from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Monday, January 23rd. Goldman Sachs Group Inc raised Acorda Therapeutics from a…

The Apple Inc. (AAPL) Receives Outperform Rating from Raymond James Financial, Inc.

The Apple Inc. (AAPL) Receives Outperform Rating from Raymond James Financial, Inc.

A number of other brokerages have also recently commented on AAPL. Nomura set a $135.00 price target on shares of Apple and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 4th. Drexel Hamilton restated a “buy” rating and issued a $185.00 target price on shares of Apple in a report on Thursday, March 30th. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $130.00 price target on shares of Apple in a report on Friday, March 3rd. Canaccord Genuity lifted their price target on shares…

The Insider Selling: Wayfair Inc (W) SVP Sells 650 Shares of Stock

The Insider Selling: Wayfair Inc (W) SVP Sells 650 Shares of Stock

Steve Oblak also recently made the following trade(s): Wayfair Inc (NYSE:W) SVP Steve Oblak sold 650 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, April 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.32, for a total transaction of $26,208.00. Following the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 115,605 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,661,193.60. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Shares of Wayfair Inc (NYSE:W) traded down…

The Biogen’s (BIIB) Neutral Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group AG

The Biogen’s (BIIB) Neutral Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group AG

A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Mizuho reissued a “neutral” rating and set a $290.00 price target on shares of Biogen in a research report on Monday, April 3rd. Cantor Fitzgerald reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of Biogen in a research report on Wednesday, March 29th. Robert W. Baird reissued a “neutral” rating and set a $290.00 price target on shares of Biogen in a research report on Wednesday, March 29th. Vetr raised Biogen from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating…

The Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc (HII) VP Michael Stephen Smith Sells 142 Shares

The Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc (HII) VP Michael Stephen Smith Sells 142 Shares

Shares of Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc (NYSE:HII) traded up 0.19% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $201.05. 351,312 shares of the company traded hands. The stock has a market capitalization of $9.25 billion, a PE ratio of 16.56 and a beta of 1.11. Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc has a 52 week low of $143.34 and a 52 week high of $220.68. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $203.84 and a 200-day moving average of $191.04. Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc (NYSE:HII) VP Michael Stephen Smith sold 142 shares…

The Acorda Therapeutics Inc (ACOR) Rating Lowered to Neutral at Janney Montgomery Scott

The Acorda Therapeutics Inc (ACOR) Rating Lowered to Neutral at Janney Montgomery Scott

A number of other brokerages also recently weighed in on ACOR. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $32.00 target price on shares of Acorda Therapeutics and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, February 9th. Cantor Fitzgerald reaffirmed a neutral rating on shares of Acorda Therapeutics in a research note on Wednesday, December 21st. Goldman Sachs Group Inc raised shares of Acorda Therapeutics from a sell rating to a neutral rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 15th. Cowen and Company set a $60.00…

The Attunity Ltd (ATTU) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

The Attunity Ltd (ATTU) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

According to Zacks, “Attunity is the leading provider of service-orientated software and solutions in the Workplace Applications market. Using Attunity’s software, companies can seamlessly and efficiently connect, transfer, join and stream to and from virtually any data source in real-time, and subsequently use that data to rapidly configure and deploy management-focused Workplace Applications. With successful deployments at thousands of organizations worldwide, Attunity has over seveteen years experience of providing enterprise-class software, both directly and indirectly through a number of strategic and OEM agreements with global-class partners such as HP, IBM,…

The Leerink Swann Analysts Give Biogen Inc (BIIB) a $300.00 Price Target

The Leerink Swann Analysts Give Biogen Inc (BIIB) a $300.00 Price Target

Other research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Credit Suisse Group AG restated a neutral rating and issued a $312.00 price objective on shares of Biogen in a research note on Friday, December 30th. Robert W. Baird restated a hold rating on shares of Biogen in a research note on Tuesday, February 7th. HC Wainwright set a $360.00 price objective on Biogen and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Monday, December 12th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a hold rating and issued a…

The Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc (FMSA) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

The Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc (FMSA) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

According to Zacks, “Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. provides sand and sand-based products used by oil and gas exploration and production companies to enhance the productivity of their wells. Its operating segment consists of Proppant Solutions and Industrial and Recreational Products. Proppant Solutions segment provides sand-based proppants for use in hydraulic fracturing operations. I&R segment provides raw, coated and custom blended sands to the foundry, building products, glass, turf and landscape and filtration industries. Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc., formerly known as FMSA Holdings Inc., is headquartered in Chesterland, Ohio. “ Zacks…

The South32 Ltd (S32) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

The South32 Ltd (S32) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

A number of research analysts recently issued reports on the stock. HSBC Holdings plc reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 205 ($2.65) target price on shares of South32 in a research report on Wednesday. Citigroup Inc restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 190 ($2.45) price objective on shares of South32 in a report on Wednesday. Barclays PLC restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 210 ($2.71) price objective on shares of South32 in a report on Friday, April 21st. BNP Paribas restated a “neutral” rating…

The Sky Plc (SKY) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

The Sky Plc (SKY) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Several equities analysts have commented on the company. Macquarie reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 1,100 ($14.20) price objective on shares of Sky Plc in a research report on Monday, February 6th. Beaufort Securities restated a “buy” rating on shares of Sky Plc in a research note on Friday, January 27th. Shore Capital restated a “hold” rating on shares of Sky Plc in a research note on Thursday, January 26th. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 1,075 ($13.88) target price on shares…

The Centennial Resource Development Inc (CDEV) Rating Reiterated by BMO Capital Markets

The Centennial Resource Development Inc (CDEV) Rating Reiterated by BMO Capital Markets

CDEV has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Centennial Resource Development from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 5th. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “buy” rating and set a $25.00 target price on shares of Centennial Resource Development in a research report on Thursday, January 12th. Wunderlich assumed coverage on shares of Centennial Resource Development in a research report on Friday, December 9th. They set a “buy” rating and a $24.00 target price…

The Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Given a $70.00 Price Target at Royal Bank of Canada

The Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Given a $70.00 Price Target at Royal Bank of Canada

ROST has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Telsey Advisory Group increased their target price on shares of Ross Stores from $70.00 to $77.00 and gave the stock a “market perform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 1st. BMO Capital Markets increased their target price on shares of Ross Stores from $65.00 to $72.00 and gave the stock a “market perform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 1st. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued a “neutral” rating and set a $60.00 target price…

The Invesco Van Kampen High Income Trust II (VLT) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.08

The Invesco Van Kampen High Income Trust II (VLT) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.08

Invesco Van Kampen High Income Trust II has decreased its dividend by an average of 8.8% annually over the last three years. Invesco Van Kampen High Income Trust II (NYSE:VLT) declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 13th will be given a dividend of 0.084 per share by the financial services provider on Friday, April 28th. This represents a $1.01 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 11th. Invesco Van…

The Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Given a $95.00 Price Target at Royal Bank of Canada

The Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Given a $95.00 Price Target at Royal Bank of Canada

Several other analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Credit Suisse Group AG raised shares of Dollar Tree from an underperform rating to a neutral rating and set a $73.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Thursday, March 23rd. Citigroup Inc decreased their price target on shares of Dollar Tree from $86.00 to $85.00 and set a neutral rating for the company in a research report on Monday, March 6th. Telsey Advisory Group decreased their price target on shares of Dollar Tree from $102.00 to…

The Steven Madden, Ltd. (SHOO) Given Hold Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

The Steven Madden, Ltd. (SHOO) Given Hold Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

SHOO has been the subject of a number of other research reports. B. Riley reissued a buy rating and set a $45.00 target price on shares of Steven Madden in a research report on Monday, March 6th. Canaccord Genuity set a $45.00 target price on shares of Steven Madden and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Saturday, February 25th. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc reissued a positive rating and set a $42.00 target price on shares of Steven Madden in a research report on Tuesday, January 31st….

The Invesco Dynamic Credit Opportunities Fd (VTA) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.07

The Invesco Dynamic Credit Opportunities Fd (VTA) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.07

Invesco Dynamic Credit Opportunities Fd has decreased its dividend by an average of 3.2% annually over the last three years. Invesco Dynamic Credit Opportunities Fd (NYSE:VTA) declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 13th will be given a dividend of 0.071 per share by the investment management company on Friday, April 28th. This represents a $0.85 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 11th. Invesco Dynamic Credit Opportunities Fd (NYSE:VTA)…

The Cohen & Steers, Inc. (CNS) Issues Earnings Results

The Cohen & Steers, Inc. (CNS) Issues  Earnings Results

Cohen & Steers (NYSE:CNS) traded down 0.76% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $39.41. The stock had a trading volume of 97,014 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.82 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.78 and a beta of 1.40. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $39.05 and its 200 day moving average price is $36.57. Cohen & Steers has a one year low of $33.16 and a one year high of $43.83. Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE:CNS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday. The…

The Invesco Municipal Income Opp Trust (OIA) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.03

The Invesco Municipal Income Opp Trust (OIA) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.03

Invesco Municipal Income Opp Trust has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 4.4% per year over the last three years. Invesco Municipal Income Opp Trust (NYSE:OIA) declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 13th will be paid a dividend of 0.0344 per share by the investment management company on Friday, April 28th. This represents a $0.41 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 11th. Shares of Invesco Municipal Income Opp Trust (NYSE:OIA)…

The IDEX Co. (IEX) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.10 EPS

The IDEX Co. (IEX) Posts  Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.10 EPS

Shares of IDEX (NYSE:IEX) traded down 0.28% on Wednesday, reaching $104.36. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 383,625 shares. The firm has a market cap of $7.96 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.75 and a beta of 1.15. The company’s 50 day moving average is $95.38 and its 200-day moving average is $92.24. IDEX has a 1-year low of $77.93 and a 1-year high of $106.29. IDEX Co. (NYSE:IEX) posted its earnings results on Wednesday. The industrial products company reported $1.03 earnings per share for the quarter, topping…

The Ctrip.Com International Ltd (CTRP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Cowen and Company

The Ctrip.Com International Ltd (CTRP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Cowen and Company

CTRP has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Stifel Nicolaus reissued a “buy” rating and set a $58.00 target price (up previously from $56.00) on shares of Ctrip.Com International in a research report on Thursday, February 23rd. Instinet reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $61.00 price objective on shares of Ctrip.Com International in a research report on Friday, February 24th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Ctrip.Com International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $45.00 price objective for the company…

The Safety Insurance Group, Inc. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.70 (SAFT)

The Safety Insurance Group, Inc. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.70 (SAFT)

Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT) traded down 0.21% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $70.90. The stock had a trading volume of 39,030 shares. The firm has a market cap of $1.07 billion, a PE ratio of 16.60 and a beta of 0.68. Safety Insurance Group has a 52 week low of $55.05 and a 52 week high of $75.05. The company’s 50-day moving average is $70.04 and its 200 day moving average is $70.94. Safety Insurance Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFT) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 3rd. Stockholders of record on…

The Wolverine World Wide, Inc. to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.06 (WWW)

The Wolverine World Wide, Inc. to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.06 (WWW)

Wolverine World Wide has increased its dividend payment by an average of 4.6% annually over the last three years. Wolverine World Wide has a payout ratio of 15.8% indicating that its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Equities research analysts expect Wolverine World Wide to earn $1.76 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $0.24 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 13.6%. Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE:WWW) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 3rd. Investors of record…

The Simmons Raises Total SA (TOT) Price Target to $55.00

The Simmons Raises Total SA (TOT) Price Target to $55.00

TOT has been the subject of several other research reports. Scotiabank set a $53.00 price target on Total SA and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, March 27th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “hold” rating on shares of Total SA in a research note on Wednesday, January 18th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc upgraded Total SA from a “buy” rating to a “conviction-buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 21st. Zacks Investment Research lowered Total SA from a “buy” rating to a “hold”…

The Simmons Raises BP plc (BP) Price Target to $35.00

The Simmons Raises BP plc (BP) Price Target to $35.00

BP has been the subject of several other research reports. Morgan Stanley restated a “buy” rating on shares of BP plc in a research note on Thursday, April 13th. Citigroup Inc lowered BP plc from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and cut their price target for the company from $38.88 to $30.66 in a research note on Wednesday, April 19th. Scotiabank set a $40.00 price objective on BP plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 2nd. Goldman Sachs Group Inc…

The Occidental Petroleum Co. (OXY) Price Target Raised to $75.00 at Simmons

The Occidental Petroleum Co. (OXY) Price Target Raised to $75.00 at Simmons

Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Bank of America Corp upgraded Occidental Petroleum from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 15th. Evercore ISI lowered Occidental Petroleum to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, March 3rd. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $73.00 price objective on shares of Occidental Petroleum in a research note on Friday, March 31st. Scotiabank set a $68.00 price objective on Occidental Petroleum and gave the stock…

The Stephens Reiterates Hold Rating for Umpqua Holdings Corp (UMPQ)

The Stephens Reiterates Hold Rating for Umpqua Holdings Corp (UMPQ)

Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Umpqua Holdings Corp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $21.00 price target for the company in a research report on Tuesday, December 27th. Hovde Group assumed coverage on Umpqua Holdings Corp in a research report on Monday, March 6th. They issued a “market perform” rating and a $20.00 price target for the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating, two…

The QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.29 EPS

The QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Posts  Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.29 EPS

QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) traded up 2.25% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $54.49. The company had a trading volume of 18,428,284 shares. QUALCOMM has a 52 week low of $50.38 and a 52 week high of $71.62. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $55.36 and a 200 day moving average price of $61.02. The company has a market capitalization of $80.51 billion, a P/E ratio of 18.16 and a beta of 1.31. QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday. The wireless technology company reported…

The Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.03 EPS

The Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD) Releases Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.03 EPS

Shares of Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD) traded down 3.52% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $35.68. The stock had a trading volume of 2,929,469 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $34.93 and its 200 day moving average is $34.45. The company has a market cap of $8.67 billion, a PE ratio of 16.85 and a beta of 1.35. Steel Dynamics has a 12 month low of $22.62 and a 12 month high of $40.17. Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday. The basic materials company reported…

The Centrica PLC (CPYYY) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

The Centrica PLC (CPYYY) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

CPYYY has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered Centrica PLC from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 19th. HSBC Holdings plc lowered Centrica PLC from a “hold” rating to a “reduce” rating in a research report on Friday, March 17th. Shares of Centrica PLC (NASDAQ:CPYYY) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the ten analysts that are covering the company. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has assigned…

The QEP Resources Inc (QEP) Receives $24.15 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

The QEP Resources Inc (QEP) Receives $24.15 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

A number of research firms have recently weighed in on QEP. KLR Group upped their price objective on QEP Resources from $22.00 to $23.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, April 28th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and set a $16.00 price objective (down previously from $20.00) on shares of QEP Resources in a research report on Saturday, April 22nd. FBR & Co set a $20.00 price objective on QEP Resources and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report…

The GATX Co. (GATX) Receives $50.25 Consensus PT from Brokerages

The GATX Co. (GATX) Receives $50.25 Consensus PT from Brokerages

GATX has been the subject of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded GATX from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $67.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Friday, April 21st. Cowen and Company reiterated a “market perform” rating and set a $63.00 price objective (up previously from $62.00) on shares of GATX in a research report on Sunday, April 23rd. Axiom Securities reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of GATX in a research report on Thursday, March 16th. Finally,…

The SL Green Realty Corp (SLG) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

The SL Green Realty Corp (SLG) Announces Quarterly  Earnings Results

Shares of SL Green Realty Corp (NYSE:SLG) traded down 0.99% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $105.16. The stock had a trading volume of 498,782 shares. The company has a market cap of $10.58 billion, a PE ratio of 45.00 and a beta of 1.18. SL Green Realty Corp has a 12 month low of $93.90 and a 12 month high of $120.63. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $107.22 and its 200 day moving average is $107.02. SL Green Realty Corp (NYSE:SLG) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday….

The Analysts Set Hologic, Inc. (HOLX) Target Price at $46.92

The Analysts Set Hologic, Inc. (HOLX) Target Price at $46.92

Several equities analysts recently weighed in on HOLX shares. Leerink Swann restated an “outperform” rating and set a $52.00 target price on shares of Hologic in a report on Thursday, March 30th. Bank of America Corp lowered shares of Hologic from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 15th. Piper Jaffray Companies restated an “overweight” rating and set a $51.00 target price on shares of Hologic in a report on Tuesday, March 14th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Hologic from a “hold” rating…