The Cirrus Logic, Inc. (CRUS) Holdings Maintained by Barings LLC

The Cirrus Logic, Inc. (CRUS) Holdings Maintained by Barings LLC

Barings LLC held its stake in shares of Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 11,100 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock at the close of the second quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in Cirrus Logic were worth $674,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its position in Cirrus Logic by 7.7% in the…

The Humana Inc. (HUM) Shares Sold by Macquarie Group Ltd.

The Humana Inc. (HUM) Shares Sold by Macquarie Group Ltd.

Macquarie Group Ltd. cut its position in shares of Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) by 16.8% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 51,960 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 10,500 shares during the period. Macquarie Group Ltd.’s holdings in Humana were worth $12,502,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of HUM….

The Credit Acceptance Corporation (CACC) Holdings Held by Barings LLC

The Credit Acceptance Corporation (CACC) Holdings Held by Barings LLC

Barings LLC continued to hold its stake in Credit Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:CACC) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 3,100 shares of the credit services provider’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in Credit Acceptance Corporation were worth $618,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in CACC. Aperio Group LLC lifted its holdings…

The Barings LLC Holds Position in Brunswick Corporation (BC)

The Barings LLC Holds Position in Brunswick Corporation (BC)

Barings LLC maintained its stake in Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 9,400 shares of the company’s stock at the close of the second quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in Brunswick Corporation were worth $575,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in BC. Advisors Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Brunswick Corporation in the 2nd quarter worth…

The Flinton Capital Management LLC Has $205,000 Position in Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc (SUPN)

The Flinton Capital Management LLC Has $205,000 Position in Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc (SUPN)

Flinton Capital Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:SUPN) by 88.9% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 4,760 shares of the specialty pharmaceutical company’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,240 shares during the quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Supernus Pharmaceuticals were worth $205,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Fred…

The Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) Holdings Lifted by Macquarie Group Ltd.

The Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) Holdings Lifted by Macquarie Group Ltd.

Macquarie Group Ltd. grew its position in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) by 14.1% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 143,736 shares of the business services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 17,800 shares during the period. Macquarie Group Ltd. owned approximately 0.06% of Omnicom Group worth $11,917,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of OMC. BlackRock…

The Barings LLC Holds Position in Global Payments Inc. (GPN)

The Barings LLC Holds Position in Global Payments Inc. (GPN)

Barings LLC held its stake in Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 7,840 shares of the business services provider’s stock at the close of the 2nd quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in Global Payments were worth $633,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other large investors have also modified their holdings of the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its position in shares of Global Payments by 162.0% in the 2nd quarter….

The Janus Henderson Group PLC Invests $47.93 Million in Cohen & Steers Inc (CNS)

The Janus Henderson Group PLC Invests $47.93 Million in Cohen & Steers Inc (CNS)

Janus Henderson Group PLC bought a new stake in Cohen & Steers Inc (NYSE:CNS) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund bought 1,182,354 shares of the asset manager’s stock, valued at approximately $47,933,000. Janus Henderson Group PLC owned about 2.55% of Cohen & Steers at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Alps Advisors Inc. lifted its stake…

The Flinton Capital Management LLC Has $214,000 Position in TiVo Corporation (TIVO)

The Flinton Capital Management LLC Has $214,000 Position in TiVo Corporation (TIVO)

Flinton Capital Management LLC increased its holdings in TiVo Corporation (NASDAQ:TIVO) by 73.7% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 11,458 shares of the technology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,862 shares during the quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC’s holdings in TiVo Corporation were worth $214,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in TIVO. UBS Asset…

The United Parcel Service’s (UPS) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group

The United Parcel Service’s (UPS) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group reissued their hold rating on shares of United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) in a research note published on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a $116.00 target price on the transportation company’s stock, up from their previous target price of $108.00. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. BidaskClub raised shares of United Parcel Service from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 20th. Cowen…

The Barings LLC Continues to Hold Position in Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (TGP)

The Barings LLC Continues to Hold Position in Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (TGP)

Barings LLC continued to hold its position in Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (NYSE:TGP) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 34,105 shares of the shipping company’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in Teekay LNG Partners L.P. were worth $599,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Alliancebernstein L.P. lifted its position in Teekay LNG Partners L.P….

The Shelton Capital Management Purchases New Position in S&P Global Inc. (SPGI)

The Shelton Capital Management Purchases New Position in S&P Global Inc. (SPGI)

Shelton Capital Management purchased a new position in shares of S&P Global Inc. (NYSE:SPGI) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 2,019 shares of the business services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $295,000. A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of S&P Global by 2.0% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 19,774,884 shares of the business services provider’s…

The Flinton Capital Management LLC Has $199,000 Holdings in Bank of Nova Scotia (The) (BNS)

The Flinton Capital Management LLC Has $199,000 Holdings in Bank of Nova Scotia (The) (BNS)

Flinton Capital Management LLC cut its holdings in Bank of Nova Scotia (The) (NYSE:BNS) (TSE:BNS) by 96.9% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 3,304 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 104,496 shares during the period. Flinton Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Bank of Nova Scotia (The) were worth $199,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of…

The Robert Half International Inc. (RHI) Position Increased by Janus Henderson Group PLC

The Robert Half International Inc. (RHI) Position Increased by Janus Henderson Group PLC

Janus Henderson Group PLC boosted its stake in Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) by 4,051.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 921,072 shares of the business services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 898,887 shares during the period. Janus Henderson Group PLC owned 0.74% of Robert Half International worth $44,147,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold…

The Janus Henderson Group PLC Takes Position in Heartland Express, Inc. (HTLD)

The Janus Henderson Group PLC Takes Position in Heartland Express, Inc. (HTLD)

Janus Henderson Group PLC acquired a new position in shares of Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 2,009,942 shares of the transportation company’s stock, valued at approximately $41,847,000. Janus Henderson Group PLC owned 2.41% of Heartland Express as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Pinebridge Investments L.P. grew its stake in Heartland Express…

The Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK) Stake Lessened by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.

The Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK) Stake Lessened by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. cut its holdings in shares of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) by 44.8% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 27,669 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 22,486 shares during the period. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.’s holdings in Stanley Black & Decker were worth $3,893,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of SWK….

The Meredith Corporation (MDP) Shares Bought by Flinton Capital Management LLC

The Meredith Corporation (MDP) Shares Bought by Flinton Capital Management LLC

Flinton Capital Management LLC grew its stake in Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP) by 53.4% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 3,808 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,326 shares during the period. Flinton Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Meredith Corporation were worth $226,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in…

The Green Dot Corporation (GDOT) Downgraded by Lake Street Capital

The Green Dot Corporation (GDOT) Downgraded by Lake Street Capital

Lake Street Capital downgraded shares of Green Dot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, Marketbeat.com reports. The firm currently has $55.00 price target on the financial services provider’s stock, up from their previous price target of $44.00. Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Citigroup Inc. lifted their target price on shares of Green Dot Corporation from $48.00 to $54.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Monday,…

The Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Reduces Holdings in Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (BHLB)

The Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Reduces Holdings in Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (BHLB)

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. trimmed its holdings in shares of Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BHLB) by 11.1% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 103,024 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock after selling 12,900 shares during the period. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. owned 0.26% of Berkshire Hills Bancorp worth $3,621,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. acquired a new…

The Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact PharmAthene (PIP) Stock Price

The Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact PharmAthene (PIP) Stock Price

Media coverage about PharmAthene (NYSE:PIP) has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. PharmAthene earned a news sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 42.7797590020097 out of 100, indicating that recent…

The Incyte Corporation (INCY) Position Reduced by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.

The Incyte Corporation (INCY) Position Reduced by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. trimmed its holdings in shares of Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) by 6.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 29,428 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 2,109 shares during the quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.’s holdings in Incyte Corporation were worth $3,704,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of…

The Shelton Capital Management Takes $291,000 Position in Barnes Group, Inc. (B)

The Shelton Capital Management Takes $291,000 Position in Barnes Group, Inc. (B)

Shelton Capital Management purchased a new stake in shares of Barnes Group, Inc. (NYSE:B) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 4,973 shares of the industrial products company’s stock, valued at approximately $291,000. Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. BlackRock Inc. grew its stake in shares of Barnes Group by 1.3% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 6,147,376 shares of the industrial products company’s stock…

The Shelton Capital Management Takes $288,000 Position in BB&T Corporation (BBT)

The Shelton Capital Management Takes $288,000 Position in BB&T Corporation (BBT)

Shelton Capital Management acquired a new position in shares of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 6,347 shares of the insurance provider’s stock, valued at approximately $288,000. Several other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in BBT. Signature Estate & Investment Advisors LLC bought a new stake in BB&T Corporation in the 2nd quarter valued at $111,000. Community Bank N.A. raised its stake in BB&T Corporation by…

The Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) Shares Sold by Cambria Investment Management L.P.

The Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) Shares Sold by Cambria Investment Management L.P.

Cambria Investment Management L.P. lessened its holdings in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) by 12.2% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 15,086 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,090 shares during the period. Cambria Investment Management L.P.’s holdings in Express Scripts Holding were worth $963,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of…

The Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Has $3.93 Million Stake in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX)

The Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Has $3.93 Million Stake in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX)

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. reduced its stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) by 15.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 141,135 shares of the company’s stock after selling 26,488 shares during the quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.’s holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox were worth $3,932,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in FOX. Vanguard…

The Barings LLC Has $641,000 Holdings in VCA Inc (WOOF)

The Barings LLC Has $641,000 Holdings in VCA Inc (WOOF)

Barings LLC maintained its stake in shares of VCA Inc (NASDAQ:WOOF) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 7,000 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in VCA were worth $641,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in WOOF. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. grew its stake in shares of VCA by 15.4%…

The Gotham Asset Management LLC Acquires Shares of 39,194 WEC Energy Group, Inc. (WEC)

The Gotham Asset Management LLC Acquires Shares of 39,194 WEC Energy Group, Inc. (WEC)

Gotham Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 39,194 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $2,406,000. A number of other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in WEC. BB&T Securities LLC grew its stake in WEC Energy Group by 4.1% in the first quarter. BB&T Securities LLC now owns 15,860 shares of the…

The Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) Shares Bought by Flinton Capital Management LLC

The Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) Shares Bought by Flinton Capital Management LLC

Flinton Capital Management LLC increased its holdings in shares of Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) by 73.4% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 7,936 shares of the bank’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,360 shares during the quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Associated Banc-Corp were worth $200,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in ASB. UBS Asset Management Americas…

The Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Purchases 41,865 Shares of Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL)

The Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Purchases 41,865 Shares of Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL)

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. boosted its position in shares of Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) by 431.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 51,563 shares of the textile maker’s stock after purchasing an additional 41,865 shares during the quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. owned about 0.06% of Ralph Lauren Corporation worth $3,805,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to…

The BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Shares Bought by Janus Henderson Group PLC

The BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Shares Bought by Janus Henderson Group PLC

Janus Henderson Group PLC increased its stake in shares of BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) by 566.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 108,251 shares of the asset manager’s stock after acquiring an additional 92,004 shares during the quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC owned about 0.07% of BlackRock worth $45,730,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Everett Harris & Co. CA grew…

The Bruker Corporation (BRKR) Position Boosted by Gotham Asset Management LLC

The Bruker Corporation (BRKR) Position Boosted by Gotham Asset Management LLC

Gotham Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in Bruker Corporation (NASDAQ:BRKR) by 59.4% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 77,652 shares of the medical research company’s stock after buying an additional 28,931 shares during the period. Gotham Asset Management LLC’s holdings in Bruker Corporation were worth $2,239,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in BRKR. UBS Asset Management…

The Prudential PLC Continues to Hold Holdings in Williams Companies, Inc. (The) (WMB)

The Prudential PLC Continues to Hold Holdings in Williams Companies, Inc. (The) (WMB)

Prudential PLC maintained its position in Williams Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:WMB) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 7,250 shares of the pipeline company’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Prudential PLC’s holdings in Williams Companies, Inc. (The) were worth $220,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. increased its holdings in shares of Williams Companies, Inc. (The) by…

The Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) (EL) Stake Lessened by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.

The Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) (EL) Stake Lessened by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. cut its holdings in shares of Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:EL) by 0.3% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 38,322 shares of the company’s stock after selling 119 shares during the period. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.’s holdings in Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) were worth $3,677,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Acrospire…

The 1,123,265 Shares in Columbia Banking System, Inc. (COLB) Acquired by Janus Henderson Group PLC

The 1,123,265 Shares in Columbia Banking System, Inc. (COLB) Acquired by Janus Henderson Group PLC

Janus Henderson Group PLC bought a new stake in Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ:COLB) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm bought 1,123,265 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $44,762,000. Janus Henderson Group PLC owned about 1.92% of Columbia Banking System at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the business. Shelton Capital Management bought a new position in shares…

The IHS Markit Ltd. (INFO) Shares Bought by Royal Bank of Canada

The IHS Markit Ltd. (INFO) Shares Bought by Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada grew its holdings in IHS Markit Ltd. (NASDAQ:INFO) by 1.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 317,596 shares of the business services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 5,082 shares during the period. Royal Bank of Canada owned about 0.08% of IHS Markit worth $13,987,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the business. Zurich Insurance Group…

The Voya Investment Management LLC Has $2.91 Million Position in Universal Corporation (UVV)

The Voya Investment Management LLC Has $2.91 Million Position in Universal Corporation (UVV)

Voya Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) by 196.2% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 44,977 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 29,791 shares during the period. Voya Investment Management LLC owned approximately 0.18% of Universal Corporation worth $2,910,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the stock….

The Gotham Asset Management LLC Sells 369,398 Shares of Progenics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (PGNX)

The Gotham Asset Management LLC Sells 369,398 Shares of Progenics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (PGNX)

Gotham Asset Management LLC lowered its stake in Progenics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:PGNX) by 54.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 307,393 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after selling 369,398 shares during the period. Gotham Asset Management LLC owned approximately 0.44% of Progenics Pharmaceuticals worth $2,087,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in…

The Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SCMP) Shares Sold by Numeric Investors LLC

The Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SCMP) Shares Sold by Numeric Investors LLC

Numeric Investors LLC decreased its stake in shares of Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCMP) by 46.9% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 47,500 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 41,900 shares during the period. Numeric Investors LLC owned approximately 0.10% of Sucampo Pharmaceuticals worth $499,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. HPM Partners LLC acquired a new…

The Janus Henderson Group PLC Acquires 891,384 Shares of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM)

The Janus Henderson Group PLC Acquires 891,384 Shares of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM)

Janus Henderson Group PLC increased its holdings in Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) by 626.1% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 1,033,745 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 891,384 shares during the period. Janus Henderson Group PLC owned about 0.32% of Whole Foods Market worth $43,557,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Nuance Investments LLC bought…

The Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) Holdings Reduced by OxFORD Asset Management LLP

The Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) Holdings Reduced by OxFORD Asset Management LLP

OxFORD Asset Management LLP reduced its position in Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) by 54.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 56,969 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 68,404 shares during the quarter. OxFORD Asset Management LLP’s holdings in Pitney Bowes were worth $860,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. BlackRock Inc….

The Numeric Investors LLC Cuts Position in Retrophin, Inc. (RTRX)

The Numeric Investors LLC Cuts Position in Retrophin, Inc. (RTRX)

Numeric Investors LLC trimmed its position in Retrophin, Inc. (NASDAQ:RTRX) by 85.9% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 24,800 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 151,500 shares during the period. Numeric Investors LLC owned 0.06% of Retrophin worth $481,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in RTRX….

The Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Shares Sold by Gotham Asset Management LLC

The Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Shares Sold by Gotham Asset Management LLC

Gotham Asset Management LLC trimmed its stake in Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) by 81.4% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 75,209 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 329,337 shares during the quarter. Gotham Asset Management LLC’s holdings in Huntsman Corporation were worth $1,943,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Mckinley…

The GenMark Diagnostics, Inc. (GNMK) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

The GenMark Diagnostics, Inc. (GNMK) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

GenMark Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNMK) has received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the seven analysts that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has assigned a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $14.50. GNMK has been the topic of a number of research reports. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “buy” rating and issued…

The MetLife, Inc. (MET) Shares Bought by Janus Henderson Group PLC

The MetLife, Inc. (MET) Shares Bought by Janus Henderson Group PLC

Janus Henderson Group PLC grew its stake in shares of MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) by 409.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 860,424 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 691,432 shares during the period. Janus Henderson Group PLC owned about 0.08% of MetLife worth $47,272,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Westside Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in MetLife…

The Malibu Boats, Inc. (MBUU) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

The Malibu Boats, Inc. (MBUU) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Malibu Boats, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBUU) has been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the ten analysts that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, six have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The average 1 year target price among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $30.07. A number of research firms have commented on MBUU. ValuEngine lowered Malibu Boats from a “strong-buy” rating to…

The Head-To-Head Comparison: Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) vs. Its Competitors

The Head-To-Head Comparison: Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) vs. Its Competitors

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) is one of 45 public companies in the “Integrated Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Frontier Communications Corporation to related companies based on the strength of its dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership and earnings. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Frontier Communications Corporation and its rivals top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation. Frontier Communications Corporation’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Frontier Communications Corporation. Frontier Communications Corporation is trading…

The BidaskClub Upgrades IAC/InterActiveCorp (IAC) to “Strong-Buy”

The BidaskClub Upgrades IAC/InterActiveCorp (IAC) to “Strong-Buy”

IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ:IAC) was upgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. TheStreet upgraded IAC/InterActiveCorp from a “c+” rating to an “a-” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. UBS AG reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $126.00 price target (up previously from $115.00) on shares of IAC/InterActiveCorp in a research note on Friday, August 4th. Wells Fargo & Company reiterated a “buy”…

The AnaptysBio, Inc. (ANAB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Wedbush

The AnaptysBio, Inc. (ANAB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Wedbush

AnaptysBio, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANAB)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Wedbush in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. They presently have a $75.00 price target on the biotechnology company’s stock, up from their previous price target of $37.00. Wedbush’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 7.84% from the company’s previous close. Wedbush also issued estimates for AnaptysBio’s Q1 2018 earnings at ($0.56) EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at ($0.61) EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at ($0.66) EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at ($0.72) EPS,…

The Macquarie Infrastructure (MIC) & Core-Mark Holding (CORE) Head to Head Contrast

The Macquarie Infrastructure (MIC) & Core-Mark Holding (CORE) Head to Head Contrast

Macquarie Infrastructure (NYSE: MIC) and Core-Mark Holding (NASDAQ:CORE) are both multi-sector conglomerates companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings and dividends. Dividends Macquarie Infrastructure pays an annual dividend of $5.52 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.6%. Core-Mark Holding pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.1%. Macquarie Infrastructure pays out 255.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend,…

The IEC Electronics Corp (IEC) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

The IEC Electronics Corp (IEC) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of IEC Electronics Corp (NYSE:IEC) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “IEC Electronics Corp. is a full service, ISO 9001 and 9002 certified, contract manufacturer employing state-of-the-art production utilizing both surface mount and pin-through-hole technology. IEC offers its customers a wide range of manufacturing and management services, on either a turnkey or consignment basis, including design prototyping, material procurement and control, concurrent engineering services, manufacturing and test engineering support, statistical quality assurance and…

The Mattel, Inc. (MAT) PT Raised to $27.00 at Monness Crespi & Hardt

The Mattel, Inc. (MAT) PT Raised to $27.00 at Monness Crespi & Hardt

Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) had its target price lifted by Monness Crespi & Hardt from $22.00 to $27.00 in a research note published on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Monness Crespi & Hardt currently has a buy rating on the stock. MAT has been the topic of a number of other research reports. DA Davidson decreased their target price on shares of Mattel from $14.00 to $13.00 and set an underperform rating on the stock in a research note on Friday, September 22nd. MKM Partners decreased their target price on shares…

The PLDT Inc. (PHI) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

The PLDT Inc. (PHI) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of PLDT Inc. (NYSE:PHI) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “PLDT Inc. offers telecommunications services. Its operating segment consists of Wireless, Fixed Line and Others. Wireless segment provides cellular, wireless broadband and other services, and digital platforms and mobile financial services. Fixed Line segment provides local exchange, international long distance, national long distance, data and other network and miscellaneous services. It offers postpaid and prepaid fixed line services. PLDT, Inc., formerly known…

The Kraton Corporation’s (KRA) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at SunTrust Banks, Inc.

The Kraton Corporation’s (KRA) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at SunTrust Banks, Inc.

SunTrust Banks, Inc. reissued their buy rating on shares of Kraton Corporation (NYSE:KRA) in a report published on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a $55.00 target price on the specialty chemicals company’s stock, up from their previous target price of $45.00. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Kraton Corporation’s Q3 2017 earnings at $1.04 EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at $0.89 EPS and FY2017 earnings at $2.60 EPS. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call. A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on…

The Profire Energy, Inc. (PFIE) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

The Profire Energy, Inc. (PFIE) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Profire Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFIE) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Profire Energy, Inc. manufactures, installs and services oilfield combustion management systems and related burner products. The Company’s products aid oil and natural gas producers in the safe and efficient development and transportation of carbon-based fuels. Its products include Profire 2100 and the Profire 1100, Profire 1100i and fuel-trains or valve-trains, which comprise piping, valves, and controls related to the process of providing…

The Parsley Energy, Inc. (PE) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell

The Parsley Energy, Inc. (PE) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Parsley Energy, Inc. is an independent oil and natural gas company. It is focused on the acquisition, development, and exploitation of unconventional oil and natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin. Parsley Energy, Inc. is headquartered in Midland, Texas. “ Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. BMO Capital Markets set a $35.00 price target on Parsley…

The Credit Suisse Group Reiterates Outperform Rating for Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL)

The Credit Suisse Group Reiterates Outperform Rating for Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL)

Credit Suisse Group reiterated their outperform rating on shares of Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning, MarketBeat reports. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Societe Generale set a $1,210.00 price objective on Alphabet and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Friday, July 7th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Morgan Stanley restated an overweight rating and issued a $1,050.00 price objective on shares of Alphabet in a report on Saturday,…

The IMPINJ Inc (PI) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

The IMPINJ Inc (PI) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of IMPINJ Inc (NYSE:PI) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Impinj, Inc. is a provider of referral and information network radio frequency identification solutions to the retail, pharmaceutical, healthcare, food and beverage and other industries. The company’s products include Indy Reader Chips which consists of integrated radio chips and supporting SDKs; Monza Tag Chips, which deliver memory options and extended features to RFID tags and Speedway fixed RFID readers and antennas for RFID-based…

The Zacks Investment Research Lowers PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. (PFLT) to Hold

The Zacks Investment Research Lowers PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. (PFLT) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:PFLT) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. is a business development company. It is a closed-end, externally managed and non-diversified investment company. Its investment objectives are to generate current income and capital appreciation by investing primarily in floating rate loans and other investments made to the United States middle-market companies. The firm provides first lien secured debt and other…

The Facebook, Inc. (FB) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group

The Facebook, Inc. (FB) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group restated their buy rating on shares of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) in a report released on Wednesday, MarketBeat.com reports. Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. BidaskClub raised Facebook from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research note on Thursday, July 13th. Robert W. Baird reissued an outperform rating and issued a $185.00 price objective (up previously from $163.00) on shares of Facebook in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Mizuho reissued a buy rating on shares of Facebook in a…

The Ply Gem Holdings, Inc. (PGEM) Lifted to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

The Ply Gem Holdings, Inc. (PGEM) Lifted to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Ply Gem Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:PGEM) from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Ply Gem Holdings Inc. is engaged in manufacturing and selling exterior building products primarily in the United States and Canada. Its business segment consists of: Siding, Fencing, and Stone and Windows and Doors. The Company offers vinyl siding, designer accents, cellular PVC trim, vinyl fencing, vinyl and composite railing, stone veneer and vinyl windows and doors. Its brand name include…

The Nordea Investment Management AB Has $1.81 Million Position in Caseys General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY)

The Nordea Investment Management AB Has $1.81 Million Position in Caseys General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY)

Nordea Investment Management AB increased its holdings in Caseys General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) by 39.3% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 16,913 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,769 shares during the quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB’s holdings in Caseys General Stores were worth $1,812,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Zurcher Kantonalbank…

The Nordea Investment Management AB Has $1.88 Million Position in Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX)

The Nordea Investment Management AB Has $1.88 Million Position in Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX)

Nordea Investment Management AB increased its holdings in Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) by 19.8% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 25,612 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,239 shares during the quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB owned 0.07% of Minerals Technologies worth $1,875,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Zurcher Kantonalbank…

The Evercore ISI Reiterates Outperform Rating for Owens Corning Inc (OC)

The Evercore ISI Reiterates Outperform Rating for Owens Corning Inc (OC)

Evercore ISI reiterated their outperform rating on shares of Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning, The Fly reports. Evercore ISI currently has a $80.00 price objective on the construction company’s stock, down from their prior price objective of $88.00. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a buy rating and set a $77.00 price objective on shares of Owens Corning in a research report on Wednesday, July 19th. BidaskClub raised Owens Corning from…

The bluebird bio, Inc. (BLUE) Receives Hold Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

The bluebird bio, Inc. (BLUE) Receives Hold Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC reiterated their hold rating on shares of bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. They currently have a $126.00 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for bluebird bio’s Q3 2017 earnings at ($1.75) EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at ($1.84) EPS, FY2017 earnings at ($7.01) EPS, FY2018 earnings at ($7.28) EPS, FY2019 earnings at ($7.05) EPS, FY2020 earnings at ($4.21) EPS and FY2021 earnings at $4.34 EPS. Several other research firms have…

The Smart Global Holdings Inc (SGH) PT Raised to $40.00 at Needham & Company LLC

The Smart Global Holdings Inc (SGH) PT Raised to $40.00 at Needham & Company LLC

Smart Global Holdings Inc (NYSE:SGH) had its target price upped by Needham & Company LLC from $33.00 to $40.00 in a research report report published on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat reports. They currently have a strong-buy rating on the stock. A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on SGH. Roth Capital assumed coverage on shares of Smart Global Holdings in a research report on Monday, June 19th. They issued a buy rating and a $24.00 target price on the stock. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a buy rating and…

The Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (SQM) Cut to “Reduce” at HSBC Holdings plc

The Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (SQM) Cut to “Reduce” at HSBC Holdings plc

HSBC Holdings plc cut shares of Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (NYSE:SQM) from a buy rating to a reduce rating in a research report released on Wednesday, MarketBeat.com reports. Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on SQM. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a market perform rating and issued a $50.00 target price (up from $45.00) on shares of Sociedad Quimica y Minera in a report on Friday, October 6th. BidaskClub raised shares of Sociedad Quimica y Minera from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report…

The Rockwell Automation’s (ROK) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group

The Rockwell Automation’s (ROK) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group reiterated their neutral rating on shares of Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK) in a report published on Wednesday, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a $174.00 price target on the industrial products company’s stock, up from their previous price target of $154.00. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Rockwell Automation from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $184.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July…

The Robert W. Baird Reiterates $69.00 Price Target for AnaptysBio, Inc. (ANAB)

The Robert W. Baird Reiterates $69.00 Price Target for AnaptysBio, Inc. (ANAB)

Robert W. Baird set a $69.00 price objective on AnaptysBio, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANAB) in a research note released on Wednesday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the biotechnology company’s stock. Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research raised AnaptysBio from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $28.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, August 30th. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $35.00 price objective on shares of AnaptysBio in a research…

The HC Wainwright Analysts Give Capstone Turbine Corporation (CPST) a $2.00 Price Target

The HC Wainwright Analysts Give Capstone Turbine Corporation (CPST) a $2.00 Price Target

HC Wainwright set a $2.00 price objective on Capstone Turbine Corporation (NASDAQ:CPST) in a report published on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the industrial products company’s stock. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Capstone Turbine Corporation from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $0.75 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, July 4th. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. raised shares of Capstone Turbine Corporation from a market perform rating to…

The HSBC Holdings plc Initiates Coverage on Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT)

The HSBC Holdings plc Initiates Coverage on Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT)

HSBC Holdings plc started coverage on shares of Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) (TSE:POT) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, Marketbeat reports. The firm issued a buy rating and a $24.25 price target on the fertilizer maker’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also recently issued reports on POT. TD Securities raised shares of Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan from a hold rating to a buy rating and lifted their price target for the company from $17.50 to $24.00 in a research report on Thursday, September…

The INC Research Holdings, Inc. (INCR) Coverage Initiated at Credit Suisse Group

The INC Research Holdings, Inc. (INCR) Coverage Initiated at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group started coverage on shares of INC Research Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:INCR) in a research report released on Wednesday. The brokerage issued an outperform rating and a $68.00 price objective on the stock. Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on INCR. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $65.00 target price on shares of INC Research Holdings in a report on Monday, August 7th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of INC Research Holdings from a buy rating to a hold rating…

The Sandler O’Neill Analysts Give First Bank (FRBA) a $14.00 Price Target

The Sandler O’Neill Analysts Give First Bank (FRBA) a $14.00 Price Target

Sandler O’Neill set a $14.00 price target on First Bank (NASDAQ:FRBA) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the bank’s stock. Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered First Bank from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 26th. Shares of First Bank (NASDAQ:FRBA) opened at 12.70 on Wednesday. First Bank has a 1-year low of $8.57 and a 1-year high of $14.80. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $12.70 and a…

The Bojangles’, Inc. (BOJA) Cut to Equal Weight at Stephens

The Bojangles’, Inc. (BOJA) Cut to Equal Weight at Stephens

Stephens downgraded shares of Bojangles’, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOJA) from an overweight rating to an equal weight rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat.com reports. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on BOJA. Stifel Nicolaus assumed coverage on shares of Bojangles’ in a report on Monday, October 2nd. They set a hold rating and a $16.00 price objective for the company. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a sector perform rating and set a $16.00 price objective (down from $20.00) on shares of Bojangles’ in…

The CryoLife, Inc. (CRY) Price Target Raised to $26.00

The CryoLife, Inc. (CRY) Price Target Raised to $26.00

CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY) had its price objective hoisted by Lake Street Capital to $26.00 in a report issued on Wednesday morning, The Fly reports. They currently have a buy rating on the medical equipment provider’s stock. A number of other analysts have also commented on CRY. BidaskClub lowered CryoLife from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Monday, July 24th. Zacks Investment Research lowered CryoLife from a buy rating to a sell rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 2nd. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed…

The Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) Coverage Initiated at HSBC Holdings plc

The Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) Coverage Initiated at HSBC Holdings plc

HSBC Holdings plc began coverage on shares of Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) in a report released on Wednesday morning, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $24.80 price objective on the basic materials company’s stock. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Morgan Stanley reduced their price objective on Mosaic Company (The) from $27.00 to $25.00 and set an equal weight rating for the company in a research report on Monday, August 7th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Mosaic Company (The) from a…

The Smart Global Holdings Inc (SGH) Rating Reiterated by Needham & Company LLC

The Smart Global Holdings Inc (SGH) Rating Reiterated by Needham & Company LLC

Needham & Company LLC reissued their buy rating on shares of Smart Global Holdings Inc (NYSE:SGH) in a research report released on Wednesday morning. “Yesterday we hosted Jack Pacheco, CFO, and Suzanne Schmidt, Head of Investor Relations, of Smart Global Holdings on a series of investor meetings in Boston. While SGH, a global provider of specialty memory as well as DRAM and mobile memory in Brazil, has run up ~47% following a beat and raise quarter last month we continue to see upside as the company is capitalizing on a…

The Commerce Union Bancshares, Inc. (CUBN) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Hovde Group

The Commerce Union Bancshares, Inc. (CUBN) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Hovde Group

Hovde Group started coverage on shares of Commerce Union Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:CUBN) in a report issued on Wednesday morning. The firm issued an outperform rating and a $26.50 price objective on the bank’s stock. CUBN has been the subject of a number of other reports. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods assumed coverage on Commerce Union Bancshares in a research report on Friday, September 29th. They set a market perform rating and a $24.00 price objective for the company. TheStreet raised Commerce Union Bancshares from a c+ rating to a b rating…

The CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at HSBC Holdings plc

The CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at HSBC Holdings plc

HSBC Holdings plc started coverage on shares of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) in a research report released on Wednesday, MarketBeat.com reports. The firm issued a hold rating and a $36.30 target price on the basic materials company’s stock. A number of other research firms also recently commented on CF. UBS AG restated a buy rating and issued a $40.00 price objective (up from $33.00) on shares of CF Industries Holdings in a report on Wednesday, October 4th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded CF Industries Holdings from a hold rating to…