First Midwest Bank Trust Division Has $1.06 Million Position in Enbridge Inc (ENB)

First Midwest Bank Trust Division Has $1.06 Million Position in Enbridge Inc (ENB)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in Enbridge by 3.8% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 195,023 shares of the pipeline company’s stock worth $8,214,000 after buying an additional 7,196 shares during the period. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. boosted its position in Enbridge by 10.2% in the fourth quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 2,255,150 shares of the pipeline company’s stock worth $95,012,000 after buying…

Minerals Technologies Inc. (MTX) Stake Increased by First Midwest Bank Trust Division

Minerals Technologies Inc. (MTX) Stake Increased by First Midwest Bank Trust Division

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of MTX. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can boosted its position in shares of Minerals Technologies by 5.3% in the first quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can now owns 21,400 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $1,638,000 after buying an additional 1,069 shares during the period. Adams Diversified Equity Fund Inc. boosted its position in shares of Minerals Technologies by 2.5% in the first quarter. Adams Diversified Equity Fund Inc….

Analyzing Delcath Systems (DCTH) & ReWalk Robotics (RWLK)

Analyzing Delcath Systems (DCTH) & ReWalk Robotics (RWLK)

Earnings & Valuation Delcath Systems (NASDAQ: DCTH) and ReWalk Robotics (NASDAQ:RWLK) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, valuation, profitabiliy and analyst recommendations. This table compares Delcath Systems and ReWalk Robotics’ revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Delcath Systems has higher revenue, but lower earnings than ReWalk Robotics. Insider and Institutional Ownership 0.5% of Delcath Systems shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 4.5% of ReWalk Robotics shares are…

Telecom Argentina Stet – France Telecom S.A. (NYSE:TEO) Stake Boosted by Acadian Asset Management LLC

Telecom Argentina Stet – France Telecom S.A. (NYSE:TEO) Stake Boosted by Acadian Asset Management LLC

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of TEO. Group One Trading L.P. raised its position in shares of Telecom Argentina Stet – France Telecom by 665.3% in the first quarter. Group One Trading L.P. now owns 8,296 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $184,000 after buying an additional 7,212 shares during the period. Eqis Capital Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Telecom Argentina Stet – France Telecom during the second quarter worth about $233,000. LSV Asset Management raised…

Hartford Investment Management Co. Reduces Stake in Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR)

Hartford Investment Management Co. Reduces Stake in Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR)

Other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Naples Global Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Ventas by 0.7% in the second quarter. Naples Global Advisors LLC now owns 6,805 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $473,000 after buying an additional 50 shares during the period. ING Groep NV boosted its stake in shares of Ventas by 58.0% in the second quarter. ING Groep NV now owns 41,026 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $2,850,000 after buying…

Aviance Capital Partners LLC Has $244,000 Stake in Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE:ED)

Aviance Capital Partners LLC Has $244,000 Stake in Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE:ED)

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Quadrature Capital Ltd increased its position in shares of Consolidated Edison by 72.9% in the fourth quarter. Quadrature Capital Ltd now owns 30,356 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $2,237,000 after buying an additional 12,795 shares during the period. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. increased its position in shares of Consolidated Edison by 0.8% in the fourth quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 1,379,950 shares of the…

Cimarex Energy Co (XEC) Stake Reduced by APG Asset Management N.V.

Cimarex Energy Co (XEC) Stake Reduced by APG Asset Management N.V.

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Quadrature Capital Ltd boosted its stake in Cimarex Energy by 122.8% in the fourth quarter. Quadrature Capital Ltd now owns 12,125 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock worth $1,648,000 after buying an additional 6,683 shares during the last quarter. Kentucky Retirement Systems purchased a new stake in Cimarex Energy during the fourth quarter worth approximately $936,000. Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund purchased a new stake in Cimarex Energy during…

Weekly Research Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA)

Weekly Research Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA)

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. (BME BBVA) traded down 0.80% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $8.68. The company had a trading volume of 2,310,653 shares. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. has a 52 week low of $5.35 and a 52 week high of $8.88. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $8.41 and its 200-day moving average is $7.62. The firm has a market capitalization of $56.97 billion and a P/E ratio of 13.25. Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya…

PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.47 (NYSE:PMT)

PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.47 (NYSE:PMT)

PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust has decreased its dividend by an average of 14.8% per year over the last three years. PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust has a dividend payout ratio of 112.6% indicating that the company cannot currently cover its dividend with earnings alone and is relying on its balance sheet to cover its dividend payments. Analysts expect PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust to earn $1.72 per share next year, which means the company may not be able to cover its $1.88 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 109.3%….

Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE:ED) Plans $0.69 Quarterly Dividend

Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE:ED) Plans $0.69 Quarterly Dividend

Consolidated Edison has raised its dividend by an average of 2.9% annually over the last three years and has increased its dividend every year for the last 42 years. Consolidated Edison has a dividend payout ratio of 68.0% indicating that its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Equities analysts expect Consolidated Edison to earn $4.26 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $2.76 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 64.8%. Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE:ED) declared a quarterly dividend…

American National Bankshares, Inc. (AMNB) Plans $0.24 Quarterly Dividend

American National Bankshares, Inc. (AMNB) Plans $0.24 Quarterly Dividend

American National Bankshares (NASDAQ AMNB) traded down 0.26% on Monday, reaching $37.75. 7,046 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $37.21 and its 200 day moving average is $36.59. The firm has a market cap of $326.24 million, a PE ratio of 19.87 and a beta of 0.76. American National Bankshares has a 12 month low of $25.74 and a 12 month high of $42.49. American National Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMNB) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 20th, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on…

CLARCOR (NYSE:CLC) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.17

CLARCOR (NYSE:CLC) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.17

Shares of CLARCOR (NYSE:CLC) traded up 0.02% during trading on Monday, hitting $83.00. 867,760 shares of the stock traded hands. CLARCOR has a 1-year low of $50.56 and a 1-year high of $83.13. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $83.00 and a 200-day moving average price of $82.88. News articles about CLARCOR (NYSE:CLC) have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern…

DealerTrack Technologies (NASDAQ:TRAK) Receives News Sentiment Score of 0.27

DealerTrack Technologies (NASDAQ:TRAK) Receives News Sentiment Score of 0.27

DealerTrack Technologies (NASDAQ TRAK) remained flat at $63.16 during trading on Monday. DealerTrack Technologies has a 1-year low of $36.76 and a 1-year high of $63.21. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $62.69 and its 200 day moving average price is $52.39. Media coverage about DealerTrack Technologies (NASDAQ:TRAK) has been trending positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to…

Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA) Stake Boosted by Highland Capital Management LLC

Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA) Stake Boosted by Highland Capital Management LLC

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Fulton Bank N.A. increased its stake in shares of Apache Corporation by 0.6% in the second quarter. Fulton Bank N.A. now owns 10,316 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $494,000 after buying an additional 59 shares in the last quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank increased its stake in Apache Corporation by 56.6% in the first quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 102,458 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $5,265,000 after buying an additional 37,028 shares during the…

Encana Corporation (ECA) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.15 EPS

Encana Corporation (ECA) Releases Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.15 EPS

Shares of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) traded down 0.98% during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $10.06. The company had a trading volume of 11,611,949 shares. Encana Corporation has a 12-month low of $7.59 and a 12-month high of $13.85. The stock has a market capitalization of $9.79 billion, a P/E ratio of 11.99 and a beta of 2.02. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $9.13 and its 200-day moving average is $10.87. Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) (TSE:ECA) issued its earnings results on Friday, July 21st. The oil and gas company reported…

New England Research & Management Inc. Has $352,000 Position in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)

New England Research & Management Inc. Has $352,000 Position in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Bank of The West increased its stake in shares of Delta Air Lines by 1.4% in the first quarter. Bank of The West now owns 267,286 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $12,284,000 after buying an additional 3,782 shares in the last quarter. Hosking Partners LLP increased its stake in shares of Delta Air Lines by 10.0% in the first quarter. Hosking Partners LLP now owns 1,861,777 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $85,567,000 after buying an…

Q4 2017 Earnings Estimate for Morgan Stanley Issued By Oppenheimer Holdings (NYSE:MS)

Q4 2017 Earnings Estimate for Morgan Stanley Issued By Oppenheimer Holdings (NYSE:MS)

A number of other brokerages have also weighed in on MS. Compass Point lowered Morgan Stanley from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $34.00 target price for the company. in a research note on Monday, March 27th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Vetr lowered Morgan Stanley from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $39.48 target price for the company. in a research note on Monday, March 27th. Instinet restated a “buy” rating and issued a $50.00 target price…

Carriage Services, Inc. (CSV) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Carriage Services, Inc. (CSV) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at Zacks Investment Research

According to Zacks, “Carriage Services, Inc. is a leading provider of death care services and products in the United States. Carriage provides a complete range of services relating to funerals, burials and cremations, including the use of funeral homes and motor vehicles, the performance of cemetery interment services and the management and maintenance of cemetery grounds. They also sell related products and merchandise including caskets, burial vaults, garments, cemetery interment rights, stone and bronze memorials, as well as other items. “ Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) was downgraded by Zacks Investment…

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Baker Hughes A GE (BHI) Share Price

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Baker Hughes A GE (BHI) Share Price

Here are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis: News articles about Baker Hughes A GE (NYSE:BHI) have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Baker Hughes A GE earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also…

Brokerages Expect Swedish Orphan Bio Spon (NASDAQ:SWTUY) to Post $0.09 EPS

Brokerages Expect Swedish Orphan Bio Spon  (NASDAQ:SWTUY) to Post $0.09 EPS

Zacks has also given Swedish Orphan Bio Spon an industry rank of 121 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors. Shares of Swedish Orphan Bio Spon (NASDAQ:SWTUY) have received a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Swedish Orphan Bio Spon from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on…

BlackRock Inc. Acquires 2,078,322 Shares of Lydall, Inc. (LDL)

BlackRock Inc. Acquires 2,078,322 Shares of Lydall, Inc. (LDL)

Several other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. State of Alaska Department of Revenue boosted its stake in shares of Lydall by 2.2% in the first quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 1,900 shares of the auto parts company’s stock worth $101,000 after buying an additional 40 shares during the last quarter. LS Investment Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Lydall by 216.6% in the first quarter. LS Investment Advisors LLC now owns 2,061 shares of the auto parts…

Independent Bank Corp. (INDB) Shares Bought by Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.

Independent Bank Corp. (INDB) Shares Bought by Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.

Several other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. State of Alaska Department of Revenue raised its stake in Independent Bank Corp. by 2.4% in the first quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 3,000 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $195,000 after buying an additional 70 shares in the last quarter. US Bancorp DE raised its stake in Independent Bank Corp. by 4.7% in the first quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 1,844 shares of the bank’s stock valued at…

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. Has $7.66 Million Position in Natus Medical Incorporated (BABY)

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. Has $7.66 Million Position in Natus Medical Incorporated (BABY)

Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new position in Natus Medical during the fourth quarter worth $1,184,000. Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its position in Natus Medical by 247.0% in the fourth quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 45,800 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock worth $1,594,000 after buying an additional 32,600 shares during the last quarter. Norges Bank purchased a new position in Natus Medical during the fourth quarter worth $11,560,000. Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its…

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Rating Reiterated by UBS AG

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Rating Reiterated by UBS AG

Several other analysts have also recently commented on JNJ. BidaskClub raised Johnson & Johnson from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Saturday, June 17th. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $135.00 price target (down from $140.00) on shares of Johnson & Johnson in a report on Sunday, May 14th. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $128.00 price target on shares of Johnson & Johnson in a report on Thursday, June 15th. Barclays PLC reissued an “equal…

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) Price Target Raised to $0.00 at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) Price Target Raised to $0.00 at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.

MA has been the topic of several other research reports. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “buy” rating and set a $150.00 price objective (up previously from $124.00) on shares of Mastercard in a research note on Monday, July 10th. BMO Capital Markets upped their price objective on Mastercard from $123.00 to $126.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 3rd. Wedbush restated an “outperform” rating and set a $129.00 price objective (up previously from $126.00) on shares of Mastercard in a research note…

Omega Protein Corporation (NYSE:OME) Lowered to “Strong Sell” at BidaskClub

Omega Protein Corporation (NYSE:OME) Lowered to “Strong Sell” at BidaskClub

Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on OME. Zacks Investment Research raised Omega Protein Corporation from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 10th. Sidoti reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Omega Protein Corporation in a research report on Friday, March 31st. ValuEngine downgraded Omega Protein Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. Finally, Pivotal Research reduced their target price on shares of Omega Protein Corporation from $18.00 to $15.00…

OncoCyte Corp (OCX) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

OncoCyte Corp (OCX) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

According to Zacks, “OncoCyte Corporation is primarily focused on the development of novel, non-invasive blood and urine diagnostic tests for detection of cancer. OncoCyte Corporation is based in Alameda, California. “ Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of OncoCyte Corp (NYSE:OCX) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday, July 19th. Separately, Chardan Capital restated a buy rating and issued a $7.75 target price (up previously from $6.50) on shares of OncoCyte Corp in a report on Tuesday, May 23rd. Shares of OncoCyte Corp (NYSE…

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Barclays PLC

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Barclays PLC

Several other research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Deutsche Bank AG cut Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. from a buy rating to a hold rating and cut their price target for the stock from $34.00 to $29.00 in a research note on Thursday, July 13th. Mizuho upgraded Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. from a neutral rating to a buy rating and set a $30.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Monday, July 10th. BidaskClub upgraded Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. from a sell…

Bar Harbor Trust Services Buys 431 Shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DD)

Bar Harbor Trust Services Buys 431 Shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DD)

Several other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of DD. Whalerock Point Partners LLC increased its stake in E.I. du Pont de Nemours and by 7.6% in the fourth quarter. Whalerock Point Partners LLC now owns 4,600 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $337,000 after buying an additional 325 shares during the last quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. increased its stake in E.I. du Pont de Nemours and by 1.3% in the first quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 1,509,239 shares of the basic…

Calgon Carbon Corporation (CCC) Stake Boosted by Ameriprise Financial Inc.

Calgon Carbon Corporation (CCC) Stake Boosted by Ameriprise Financial Inc.

Several other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of CCC. State Street Corp increased its stake in Calgon Carbon Corporation by 8.2% in the fourth quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,199,971 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $20,401,000 after buying an additional 90,818 shares during the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC increased its stake in Calgon Carbon Corporation by 16.7% in the fourth quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 548,200 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $9,319,000 after buying an additional 78,300…

SG Americas Securities LLC Has $203,000 Position in Aduro Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADRO)

SG Americas Securities LLC Has $203,000 Position in Aduro Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADRO)

A number of other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in ADRO. State Street Corp increased its stake in Aduro Biotech by 1.3% in the fourth quarter. State Street Corp now owns 573,804 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock worth $6,544,000 after buying an additional 7,597 shares in the last quarter. Fox Run Management L.L.C. bought a new stake in Aduro Biotech during the first quarter worth approximately $202,000. Norges Bank bought a new stake in Aduro Biotech during the fourth quarter worth approximately $3,266,000. Tudor…

Somewhat Negative News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) Stock Price

Somewhat Negative News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) Stock Price

These are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern’s rankings: Headlines about First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) have trended somewhat negative this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Solar earned a news impact score of -0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the solar…

Somewhat Critical News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect Steelcase (NYSE:SCS) Stock Price

Somewhat Critical News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect Steelcase (NYSE:SCS) Stock Price

These are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring: Press coverage about Steelcase (NYSE:SCS) has trended somewhat negative this week, Accern reports. The research firm 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 positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Steelcase earned a media sentiment score of 0.00 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the…

Genesis Healthcare (NYSE:GEN) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of -0.01

Genesis Healthcare (NYSE:GEN) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of -0.01

Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings: Media headlines about Genesis Healthcare (NYSE:GEN) have been trending somewhat negative recently, Accern reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news 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. Genesis Healthcare earned a news sentiment score of -0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about…

Intercept Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ICPT) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds

Intercept Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ICPT) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds

These are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s scoring: Media stories about Intercept Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ICPT) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing 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 closest to one being the most favorable. Intercept Pharmaceuticals earned a news sentiment score of 0.02 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the…

First Bank (NASDAQ:FRBA) Given Media Impact Score of 0.03

First Bank (NASDAQ:FRBA) Given Media Impact Score of 0.03

Here are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings: Media coverage about First Bank (NASDAQ:FRBA) has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news 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. First Bank earned a daily sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave…

Marshall Wace North America L.P. Purchases Shares of 5,124 Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)

Marshall Wace North America L.P. Purchases Shares of 5,124 Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in UL. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. increased its position in shares of Unilever PLC by 12.2% in the first quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 2,374 shares of the company’s stock valued at $117,000 after buying an additional 258 shares during the period. Hartford Financial Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Unilever PLC by 143.7% in the first quarter. Hartford Financial Management Inc. now owns 2,476 shares of the…

Twin Tree Management LP Has $549,000 Stake in Aflac Incorporated (AFL)

Twin Tree Management LP Has $549,000 Stake in Aflac Incorporated (AFL)

Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Teachers Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Aflac by 11.6% in the first quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 887,119 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $64,245,000 after buying an additional 92,189 shares during the last quarter. Elgethun Capital Management raised its stake in Aflac by 17.9% in the first quarter. Elgethun Capital Management now owns 28,213 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $2,043,000 after buying an additional…

Fifth Third Bancorp Purchases 13,354 Shares of Eaton Corporation, PLC (NYSE:ETN)

Fifth Third Bancorp Purchases 13,354 Shares of Eaton Corporation, PLC (NYSE:ETN)

Other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Tompkins Financial Corp purchased a new stake in Eaton Corporation, PLC during the first quarter valued at approximately $124,000. Sumitomo Life Insurance Co. increased its position in Eaton Corporation, PLC by 1.5% in the first quarter. Sumitomo Life Insurance Co. now owns 36,533 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $2,709,000 after buying an additional 541 shares during the period. Bancorpsouth Inc. increased its position in Eaton Corporation, PLC by 3.2% in the first…

Thrivent Financial For Lutherans Cuts Stake in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX)

Thrivent Financial For Lutherans Cuts Stake in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX)

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in GNTX. Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank acquired a new position in Gentex Corporation during the first quarter valued at about $919,000. Reliance Trust Co. of Delaware acquired a new position in Gentex Corporation during the first quarter valued at about $254,000. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System boosted its position in Gentex Corporation by 2.4% in the first quarter. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System now owns 72,500 shares of the auto…

Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Management LLC Sells 428 Shares of Clorox Company (The) (NYSE:CLX)

Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Management LLC Sells 428 Shares of Clorox Company (The) (NYSE:CLX)

A number of other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Legal & General Group Plc increased its position in shares of Clorox Company (The) by 4.6% in the first quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 707,221 shares of the company’s stock worth $95,371,000 after buying an additional 30,943 shares during the period. WINTON GROUP Ltd increased its position in shares of Clorox Company (The) by 762.4% in the first quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd now owns 228,197 shares of the company’s stock worth…

Legal & General Group Plc Has $3.62 Million Stake in Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS)

Legal & General Group Plc Has $3.62 Million Stake in Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS)

Other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. increased its stake in shares of Nu Skin Enterprises by 1.7% in the first quarter. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. now owns 2,375 shares of the company’s stock valued at $132,000 after buying an additional 40 shares during the last quarter. New York State Teachers Retirement System increased its stake in shares of Nu Skin Enterprises by 2.1% in the fourth quarter. New York State Teachers Retirement System now owns 4,900 shares of the…

Teachers Advisors LLC Lowers Position in Aramark (ARMK)

Teachers Advisors LLC Lowers Position in Aramark (ARMK)

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Israel Discount Bank of New York GFN acquired a new position in Aramark during the fourth quarter valued at $102,000. Pacer Advisors Inc. raised its position in Aramark by 3.3% in the first quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 4,497 shares of the company’s stock valued at $166,000 after buying an additional 143 shares in the last quarter. CAPROCK Group Inc. acquired a new position in Aramark during the…

Janus Capital Group Inc (JNS) Position Boosted by California Public Employees Retirement System

Janus Capital Group Inc (JNS) Position Boosted by California Public Employees Retirement System

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in JNS. Teachers Advisors LLC raised its position in Janus Capital Group by 3.0% in the first quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 271,391 shares of the asset manager’s stock worth $3,582,000 after buying an additional 7,938 shares during the last quarter. Advantus Capital Management Inc raised its position in Janus Capital Group by 4.0% in the first quarter. Advantus Capital Management Inc now owns 18,406 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at…

Principal Financial Group Inc. Has $10.03 Million Stake in Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI)

Principal Financial Group Inc. Has $10.03 Million Stake in Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI)

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in PBI. LSV Asset Management raised its position in shares of Pitney Bowes by 5.4% in the first quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 4,012,566 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $52,604,000 after buying an additional 205,000 shares during the period. Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY purchased a new stake in shares of Pitney Bowes during the first quarter valued at $50,988,000. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board raised its stake in shares…

Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation (MNR) Shares Sold by Fmr LLC

Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation (MNR) Shares Sold by Fmr LLC

Other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. BTC Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation during the first quarter valued at $160,000. Strs Ohio boosted its stake in Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation by 1.9% in the first quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 123,320 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $1,759,000 after buying an additional 2,350 shares during the period. Loeb Partners Corp boosted its stake in Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation by…

Investec Asset Management North America Inc. Sells 204 Shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (TMO)

Investec Asset Management North America Inc. Sells 204 Shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (TMO)

A number of other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in TMO. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. boosted its position in shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific by 0.3% in the first quarter. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. now owns 730 shares of the medical research company’s stock valued at $112,000 after buying an additional 2 shares during the last quarter. Sharkey Howes & Javer boosted its position in shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific by 1.0% in the first quarter. Sharkey Howes & Javer now owns 733 shares of the…

Teachers Advisors LLC Increases Position in Service Corporation International (SCI)

Teachers Advisors LLC Increases Position in Service Corporation International (SCI)

Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Credit Agricole S A increased its position in shares of Service Corporation International by 18.8% in the first quarter. Credit Agricole S A now owns 392,858 shares of the company’s stock valued at $12,131,000 after buying an additional 62,053 shares during the last quarter. Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Service Corporation International by 11.1% in the first quarter. Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC now owns 6,064 shares of the company’s stock valued at…

Legal & General Group Plc Boosts Stake in Univar Inc. (UNVR)

Legal & General Group Plc Boosts Stake in Univar Inc. (UNVR)

Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. purchased a new position in Univar during the first quarter worth $114,000. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its position in Univar by 64.0% in the first quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 3,792 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $116,000 after buying an additional 1,480 shares during the period. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd purchased a new position in Univar during the first quarter worth $229,000. Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC…

Teachers Advisors LLC Raises Stake in M/I Homes, Inc. (MHO)

Teachers Advisors LLC Raises Stake in M/I Homes, Inc. (MHO)

Several other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in MHO. Foundry Partners LLC increased its stake in M/I Homes by 193.1% in the first quarter. Foundry Partners LLC now owns 272,125 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $6,667,000 after buying an additional 179,295 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in M/I Homes during the fourth quarter worth approximately $648,000. Airain ltd purchased a new stake in M/I Homes during the first quarter worth approximately $214,000. State Street Corp…

Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (CORT) Shares Bought by Geode Capital Management LLC

Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (CORT) Shares Bought by Geode Capital Management LLC

Several other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in CORT. Prudential Financial Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Corcept Therapeutics during the first quarter valued at approximately $198,000. Trexquant Investment LP purchased a new stake in shares of Corcept Therapeutics during the first quarter valued at approximately $202,000. Turner Investments LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Corcept Therapeutics during the first quarter valued at approximately $349,000. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. purchased a new stake in shares of Corcept Therapeutics during the…

Financial Counselors Inc. Has $2.25 Million Position in Phillips 66 (PSX)

Financial Counselors Inc. Has $2.25 Million Position in Phillips 66 (PSX)

Other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Winch Advisory Services LLC raised its stake in shares of Phillips 66 by 5,872.7% in the first quarter. Winch Advisory Services LLC now owns 1,314 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $104,000 after buying an additional 1,292 shares during the last quarter. Westside Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of Phillips 66 by 239.2% in the first quarter. Westside Investment Management Inc. now owns 1,418 shares of the oil and gas…

Bank of America Corporation Lowers Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) Price Target to $54.00

Bank of America Corporation Lowers Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) Price Target to $54.00

A number of other analysts have also recently commented on ORCL. Jefferies Group LLC set a $51.00 price target on Oracle Corporation and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 7th. Societe Generale set a $46.00 price objective on Oracle Corporation and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 8th. Zacks Investment Research raised Oracle Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 8th. Citigroup Inc. reissued a “neutral” rating and issued…

Acuity Brands Inc (AYI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Roth Capital

Acuity Brands Inc (AYI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Roth Capital

AYI has been the topic of several other research reports. Deutsche Bank AG dropped their target price on Acuity Brands from $280.00 to $275.00 and set a buy rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, March 14th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Acuity Brands from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Monday, March 20th. Canaccord Genuity reissued a buy rating and issued a $215.00 target price on shares of Acuity Brands in a report on Friday, June 30th. JMP Securities reissued an underperform rating…

Covestro AG (1COV) PT Set at €83.00 by Deutsche Bank AG

Covestro AG (1COV) PT Set at €83.00 by Deutsche Bank AG

A number of other research firms have also weighed in on 1COV. Baader Bank set a €70.00 ($82.35) price objective on Covestro AG and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. Morgan Stanley set a €70.00 ($82.35) price objective on Covestro AG and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. Kepler Capital Markets set a €90.00 ($105.88) target price on Covestro AG and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Tuesday, June 27th….

Covestro AG (1COV) PT Set at €90.00 by Kepler Capital Markets

Covestro AG (1COV) PT Set at €90.00 by Kepler Capital Markets

A number of other research firms have also weighed in on 1COV. Baader Bank set a €70.00 ($82.35) price objective on Covestro AG and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. Morgan Stanley set a €70.00 ($82.35) price objective on Covestro AG and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a €58.00 ($68.24) price objective on Covestro AG and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on…

Annaly Capital Management Inc (NLY) Rating Reiterated by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Annaly Capital Management Inc (NLY) Rating Reiterated by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

A number of other research firms have also weighed in on NLY. BidaskClub raised Annaly Capital Management from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, June 10th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Annaly Capital Management from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, May 1st. Instinet upped their price objective on Annaly Capital Management from $11.00 to $12.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 28th. Finally, Vetr lowered Annaly Capital Management…

Uniper SE (ETR:UN01) Given a €17.00 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Analysts

Uniper SE (ETR:UN01) Given a €17.00 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Analysts

A number of other research analysts have also recently commented on UN01. Citigroup Inc. set a €14.75 ($17.35) price target on Uniper SE and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, May 20th. Barclays PLC set a €17.00 ($20.00) price objective on Uniper SE and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, June 12th. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a €18.50 ($21.76) price objective on Uniper SE and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report…

Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (ASCMA) Price Target Raised to $17.00 at Imperial Capital

Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (ASCMA) Price Target Raised to $17.00 at Imperial Capital

Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Ascent Capital Group from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Friday, May 12th. Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASCMA) had its price target hoisted by Imperial Capital from $15.00 to $17.00 in a research report released on Thursday, July 6th, MarketBeat.com reports. Imperial Capital currently has an outperform rating on the industrial products company’s stock. Ascent Capital Group (NASDAQ:ASCMA) traded down 0.71% during trading on Thursday, hitting $16.90. 63,569 shares of the stock were exchanged. The stock’s market capitalization…

Sun Life Financial Inc. (SLF) Upgraded to “Hold” at BidaskClub

Sun Life Financial Inc. (SLF) Upgraded to “Hold” at BidaskClub

Several other research analysts have also weighed in on SLF. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Sun Life Financial from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Thursday, June 1st. National Bank Financial reiterated an outperform overweight rating on shares of Sun Life Financial in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th. ValuEngine lowered Sun Life Financial from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. Royal Bank Of Canada upgraded Sun Life Financial from a sector perform rating to…

BTIG Research Initiates Coverage on Elevate Credit, Inc. (ELVT)

BTIG Research Initiates Coverage on Elevate Credit, Inc. (ELVT)

A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on the company. Compass Point reaffirmed a neutral rating and issued a $9.00 price target on shares of Elevate Credit in a research note on Tuesday, April 18th. Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on Elevate Credit in a research note on Tuesday, May 2nd. They issued an outperform rating and a $11.00 price target on the stock. William Blair began coverage on Elevate Credit in a research note on Monday, May 1st. They issued an outperform rating on the stock….

Simpson Manufacturing Company, Inc. (SSD) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Simpson Manufacturing Company, Inc. (SSD) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

According to Zacks, “SIMPSON MANUFACTURING designs,engineers and manufactures wood-to-wood, wood-to-concrete and wood-to-masonry connectors. “ Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Simpson Manufacturing Company, Inc. (NYSE:SSD) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday, July 4th. Separately, BidaskClub upgraded Simpson Manufacturing from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report on Monday, June 19th. Shares of Simpson Manufacturing (NYSE:SSD) traded up 1.30% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $44.29. The stock had a trading volume of 170,530 shares. Simpson…

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS) Upgraded at BidaskClub

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS) Upgraded at BidaskClub

SEAS has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Janney Montgomery Scott reiterated a buy rating and issued a $25.00 price objective on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment in a report on Friday, June 16th. FBR & Co reiterated a buy rating on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment in a report on Monday, March 27th. Stifel Nicolaus assumed coverage on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment in a report on Thursday, April 20th. They issued a buy rating and a $23.00 price objective on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)…

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

According to Zacks, “Goodyear’s earnings and revenues missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate in the second quarter. Compared with the year-ago figures, both the earnings per share and revenue witnessed a decline. In the recent quarters, it has been facing high raw material costs and volume sales decline for which, it has also lowered its outlook toward total operating income for the year. Other challenges faced by the company include a competitive environment, high overhead expenses and currency fluctuations in the U.S. and Europe. Also, Goodyear’sshares have underperformed the industry it…

LogMein, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOGM) Earns “Outperform” Rating from Cowen and Company

LogMein, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOGM) Earns “Outperform” Rating from Cowen and Company

Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on LOGM. Needham & Company LLC reiterated a buy rating and set a $125.00 price objective (up from $110.00) on shares of LogMein in a research report on Friday, May 5th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded LogMein from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 3rd. BidaskClub upgraded LogMein from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report on Monday, July 24th. KeyCorp upgraded LogMein from a sector weight rating to an overweight rating…

Credit Agricole S A Sells 24,796 Shares of Praxair, Inc. (PX)

Credit Agricole S A Sells 24,796 Shares of Praxair, Inc. (PX)

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of PX. FMR LLC increased its position in shares of Praxair by 10.1% in the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 728,538 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $85,376,000 after buying an additional 66,956 shares in the last quarter. AQR Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Praxair by 5.1% in the fourth quarter. AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 20,360 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $2,386,000 after buying…

Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan Maintains Stake in Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc. (BPFH)

Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan Maintains Stake in Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc. (BPFH)

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK raised its position in shares of Boston Private Financial Holdings by 9.2% in the first quarter. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK now owns 3,418,710 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $56,067,000 after buying an additional 288,819 shares during the period. State Street Corp raised its position in Boston Private Financial Holdings by 20.8% in the fourth quarter. State Street Corp now owns 2,407,490 shares of the…

Principal Financial Group Inc. Purchases 6,891 Shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) (GBX)

Principal Financial Group Inc. Purchases 6,891 Shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) (GBX)

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Schroder Investment Management Group raised its position in shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) by 975.6% in the first quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 786,285 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $33,928,000 after buying an additional 713,185 shares during the period. Victory Capital Management Inc. raised its position in Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) by 14.1% in the first quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 729,772 shares of…

OppenheimerFunds Inc. Has $965,000 Stake in Barnes Group, Inc. (B)

OppenheimerFunds Inc. Has $965,000 Stake in Barnes Group, Inc. (B)

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Macquarie Group Ltd. raised its position in Barnes Group by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 1,750,602 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $83,014,000 after buying an additional 9,047 shares during the last quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. raised its position in Barnes Group by 0.9% in the first quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 1,642,165 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued…

Neuberger Berman Group LLC Takes Position in Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO)

Neuberger Berman Group LLC Takes Position in Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO)

Other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. raised its position in Zayo Group Holdings by 475.0% in the first quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. now owns 4,600 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $151,000 after buying an additional 3,800 shares during the period. Nordea Investment Management AB raised its position in Zayo Group Holdings by 6.8% in the first quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB now owns 5,240 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $172,000 after buying an…

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) Shares Sold by Concert Wealth Management Inc.

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) Shares Sold by Concert Wealth Management Inc.

A number of other large investors also recently modified their holdings of EPD. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. raised its stake in shares of Enterprise Products Partners L.P. by 222.6% in the first quarter. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. now owns 3,790 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock valued at $105,000 after buying an additional 2,615 shares in the last quarter. Baystate Wealth Management LLC raised its position in shares of Enterprise Products Partners L.P. by 1,050.7% in the first quarter. Baystate Wealth Management LLC now owns 4,361…

Prudential Financial Inc. Sells 63,616 Shares of PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:PNC)

Prudential Financial Inc. Sells 63,616 Shares of PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:PNC)

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in PNC. DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main bought a new position in PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (The) during the fourth quarter worth approximately $117,000. Ledyard National Bank increased its position in PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (The) by 532.1% in the first quarter. Ledyard National Bank now owns 1,182 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $142,000 after buying an additional 995 shares in…

Bristow Group Inc (NYSE:BRS) Stake Boosted by Prudential Financial Inc.

Bristow Group Inc (NYSE:BRS) Stake Boosted by Prudential Financial Inc.

Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Mason Street Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Bristow Group by 7.0% in the first quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC now owns 7,468 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $114,000 after buying an additional 489 shares in the last quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC boosted its position in Bristow Group by 959.5% in the first quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 11,655 shares of the oil and gas company’s…

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Has $35.49 Million Position in Stryker Corporation (SYK)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Has $35.49 Million Position in Stryker Corporation (SYK)

Several other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Independent Advisor Alliance bought a new position in shares of Stryker Corporation during the fourth quarter worth $107,000. Bollard Group LLC increased its position in shares of Stryker Corporation by 0.4% in the first quarter. Bollard Group LLC now owns 829 shares of the medical technology company’s stock worth $109,000 after buying an additional 3 shares during the last quarter. Baystate Wealth Management LLC increased its position in shares of Stryker Corporation by 2.1% in…

Medtronic PLC (MDT) Shares Sold by Segment Wealth Management LLC

Medtronic PLC (MDT) Shares Sold by Segment Wealth Management LLC

A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in MDT. Ally Financial Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Medtronic PLC during the fourth quarter worth about $2,493,000. Smith Salley & Associates increased its stake in shares of Medtronic PLC by 2.5% in the first quarter. Smith Salley & Associates now owns 5,853 shares of the medical technology company’s stock worth $472,000 after buying an additional 141 shares during the period. Loomis Sayles & Co. L P increased its stake in shares of…

Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) Shares Sold by AMG National Trust Bank

Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) Shares Sold by AMG National Trust Bank

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. L & S Advisors Inc bought a new position in Home Depot, Inc. (The) during the fourth quarter worth about $3,583,000. Banco Santander S.A. bought a new position in Home Depot, Inc. (The) during the fourth quarter worth about $1,001,000. Baystate Wealth Management LLC boosted its position in Home Depot, Inc. (The) by 155.7% in the first quarter. Baystate Wealth Management LLC now owns 3,007 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock worth…

Enterprise Financial Services Corp Has $280,000 Stake in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF (NYSE:MDY)

Enterprise Financial Services Corp Has $280,000 Stake in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF (NYSE:MDY)

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of MDY. Bessemer Group Inc. raised its position in shares of SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF by 5.3% in the second quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 48,293 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $15,339,000 after buying an additional 2,425 shares during the period. Lyell Wealth Management LP raised its position in SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF by 13.0% in the second quarter. Lyell Wealth Management LP now owns 4,657 shares of the exchange traded…

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Maintains Stake in SuperCom, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SPCB)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Maintains Stake in SuperCom, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SPCB)

SuperCom, Ltd. (SPCB) opened at 3.35 on Monday. SuperCom, Ltd. has a 1-year low of $2.01 and a 1-year high of $3.98. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $3.24 and a 200-day moving average price of $3.10. The firm’s market capitalization is $50.04 million. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC maintained its position in SuperCom, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SPCB) during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 165,200 shares of the industrial products company’s stock at the end…

Obtala’s (LON:OBT) “Speculative Buy” Rating Reiterated at Beaufort Securities

Obtala’s (LON:OBT) “Speculative Buy” Rating Reiterated at Beaufort Securities

Separately, VSA Capital initiated coverage on Obtala in a research report on Wednesday, March 29th. They set a buy rating and a GBX 28 ($0.37) price target on the stock. Beaufort Securities reissued their speculative buy rating on shares of Obtala Ltd (LON:OBT) in a research note released on Thursday, July 20th. Obtala (OBT) traded up 0.694% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 18.125. 100,000 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Obtala has a 12 month low of GBX 8.75 and a 12 month high of GBX 22.50….

QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ) Given New GBX 290 Price Target at J P Morgan Chase & Co

QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ) Given New GBX 290 Price Target at J P Morgan Chase & Co

A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) increased their price target on QinetiQ Group plc from GBX 219 ($2.89) to GBX 255 ($3.36) and gave the stock a sell rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 31st. Liberum Capital reiterated a hold rating and issued a GBX 270 ($3.56) price target on shares of QinetiQ Group plc in a research note on Friday, May 26th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned…