Aon plc Class A (AON) Receives Sell Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG

Aon plc Class A (AON) Receives Sell Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG

Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated their sell rating on shares of Aon plc Class A (NYSE:AON) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. They currently have a $122.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock. AON has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Aon plc Class A from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 17th. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a market perform rating and set a $126.00 price target (up previously from…

MySquar Ltd (MYSQ) Receives “Speculative Buy” Rating from Beaufort Securities

MySquar Ltd (MYSQ) Receives “Speculative Buy” Rating from Beaufort Securities

Beaufort Securities reaffirmed their speculative buy rating on shares of MySquar Ltd (LON:MYSQ) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. MySquar (LON:MYSQ) traded up 22.76% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 4.45. 70,498,869 shares of the company traded hands. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 9.90 million. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 1.49 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 2.29. MySquar has a one year low of GBX 0.83 and a one year high of GBX 7.50. MySquar Company Profile MySquar Ltd…

Lakeland Industries, Inc. (LAKE) Downgraded to “Strong Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Lakeland Industries, Inc. (LAKE) Downgraded to “Strong Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Lakeland Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAKE) from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a research note published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “LAKELAND INDUSTRIES, INC. has five divisions and three wholly-owned subsidiaries: One large division manufactures disposable/limited use garments and the four smaller divisions, Chemland, manufactures suits for use by toxic waste clean up teams; Fireland Fyrepel Products, manufactures fire and heat protective apparel and protective systems for personnel; Highland, manufactures specialty safety and industrial work gloves and Uniland, manufactures industrial and medical…

Legacy Reserves LP (LGCY) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Legacy Reserves LP (LGCY) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Legacy Reserves LP (NASDAQ:LGCY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday morning. They currently have $2.25 price target on the oil and gas producer’s stock. According to Zacks, “Legacy Reserves LP is an independent oil and natural gas limited partnership headquartered in Midland, Texas, and is focused on the acquisition and exploitation of oil and natural gas properties primarily located in the Permian Basin and Mid-continent regions. “ Legacy Reserves (NASDAQ:LGCY) traded up 0.098% during midday trading…

First Trust Advisors LP Buys 163,189 Shares of Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI)

First Trust Advisors LP Buys 163,189 Shares of Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI)

First Trust Advisors LP increased its stake in shares of Owens & Minor, Inc. (NYSE:OMI) by 32.5% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 665,615 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 163,189 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in Owens & Minor were worth $23,030,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main bought a new…

LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) Stake Cut by State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System

LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB) Stake Cut by State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System reduced its position in shares of LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) by 3.4% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 498,644 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after selling 17,341 shares during the period. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System’s holdings in LyondellBasell Industries NV were worth $45,471,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the…

Lattice Semiconductor Corp (LSCC) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.04 EPS

Lattice Semiconductor Corp (LSCC) Posts  Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.04 EPS

Lattice Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:LSCC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The semiconductor company reported $0.03 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.04. Lattice Semiconductor Corp had a negative return on equity of 5.57% and a negative net margin of 22.28%. The company had revenue of $104.59 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $106.30 million. During the same period last year, the company posted ($0.01) earnings per share. Shares of Lattice Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:LSCC) traded up 1.522% during midday…

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System Acquires 2,468 Shares of Targa Resources Corp (TRGP)

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System Acquires 2,468 Shares of Targa Resources Corp (TRGP)

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System increased its stake in shares of Targa Resources Corp (NYSE:TRGP) by 1.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 233,816 shares of the pipeline company’s stock after buying an additional 2,468 shares during the period. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System’s holdings in Targa Resources Corp were worth $14,006,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and…

Research Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for Ichor Holdings (ICHR)

Research Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for Ichor Holdings (ICHR)

Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of Ichor Holdings (NASDAQ: ICHR) in the last few weeks: Shares of Ichor Holdings Ltd (NASDAQ:ICHR) traded down 0.52% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $20.92. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 327,419 shares. The firm has a market cap of $517.87 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 29.89. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $18.87 and its 200 day moving average price is $16.53. Ichor Holdings Ltd has a one year low of $9.76…

Northwest Bancshares, Inc. (NWBI) Shares Bought by First Trust Advisors LP

Northwest Bancshares, Inc. (NWBI) Shares Bought by First Trust Advisors LP

First Trust Advisors LP raised its stake in Northwest Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:NWBI) by 27.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 1,347,573 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock after buying an additional 287,341 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in Northwest Bancshares were worth $22,693,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Tyers Asset Management LLC increased its…

Everest Re Group Ltd (RE) Shares Sold by State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System

Everest Re Group Ltd (RE) Shares Sold by State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System reduced its position in shares of Everest Re Group Ltd (NYSE:RE) by 2.8% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 60,458 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 1,737 shares during the period. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System’s holdings in Everest Re Group were worth $14,136,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in RE. Tyers Asset Management LLC raised…

FutureFuel Corp. (FF) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.09 EPS

FutureFuel Corp. (FF) Releases Quarterly  Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.09 EPS

FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The energy company reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.17 by $0.09. FutureFuel Corp. had a net margin of 30.92% and a return on equity of 16.41%. The firm had revenue of $54.11 million during the quarter. FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF) traded down 1.18% during trading on Thursday, hitting $15.04. 52,738 shares of the stock were exchanged. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $14.65 and a 200 day moving average price of $13.69….

First Trust Advisors LP Boosts Position in Foot Locker, Inc. (FL)

First Trust Advisors LP Boosts Position in Foot Locker, Inc. (FL)

First Trust Advisors LP raised its stake in Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE:FL) by 23.9% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 311,219 shares of the textile maker’s stock after buying an additional 60,035 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in Foot Locker were worth $23,282,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in FL. Somerset Trust Co raised its stake in Foot Locker by 0.3% in the first quarter. Somerset Trust…

AmerisourceBergen Corp. (ABC) Shares Sold by State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System

AmerisourceBergen Corp. (ABC) Shares Sold by State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System cut its stake in AmerisourceBergen Corp. (NYSE:ABC) by 3.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 282,287 shares of the company’s stock after selling 8,596 shares during the period. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System’s holdings in AmerisourceBergen Corp. were worth $24,982,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in…

CME Group Inc (CME) Shares Sold by State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System

CME Group Inc (CME) Shares Sold by State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System reduced its stake in CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) by 0.9% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 500,412 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 4,319 shares during the period. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System’s holdings in CME Group were worth $59,449,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of CME. Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd. raised its position in CME…

Mohawk Industries, Inc. (MHK) Shares Bought by First Trust Advisors LP

Mohawk Industries, Inc. (MHK) Shares Bought by First Trust Advisors LP

First Trust Advisors LP increased its stake in shares of Mohawk Industries, Inc. (NYSE:MHK) by 24.5% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 98,649 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 19,438 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in Mohawk Industries were worth $22,639,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Nordea Investment Management AB boosted its stake in Mohawk Industries by 1.2% in the third…

Ocera Therapeutics Inc (OCRX) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.04 EPS

Ocera Therapeutics Inc (OCRX) Announces Quarterly  Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.04 EPS

Ocera Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:OCRX) announced its earnings results on Tuesday. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.28) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.24) by $0.04. Ocera Therapeutics had a negative return on equity of 116.62% and a negative net margin of 23,816.53%. Shares of Ocera Therapeutics (NASDAQ:OCRX) traded down 3.7167% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $1.1554. The company had a trading volume of 168,341 shares. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $1.27 and its 200-day moving average price is $1.61. Ocera Therapeutics…

Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc (ARE) Position Raised by State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System

Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc (ARE) Position Raised by State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System raised its position in Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc (NYSE:ARE) by 2.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 128,162 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 3,390 shares during the period. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System’s holdings in Alexandria Real Estate Equities were worth $14,164,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds have…

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System Has $78.658 Million Stake in salesforce.com, inc. (CRM)

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System Has $78.658 Million Stake in salesforce.com, inc. (CRM)

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System increased its stake in salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) by 0.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 953,541 shares of the CRM provider’s stock after buying an additional 2,203 shares during the period. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System’s holdings in salesforce.com, inc. were worth $78,658,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes…

Insider Buying: Findev Inc (FDI) Director Purchases 33,500 Shares of Stock

Insider Buying: Findev Inc (FDI) Director Purchases 33,500 Shares of Stock

Findev Inc (TSE:FDI) Director Yisroel Weinreb bought 33,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 9th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of C$0.58 per share, for a total transaction of C$19,430.00. Yisroel Weinreb also recently made the following trade(s): About Findev Fort Dearborn Income Securities, Inc (the Fund) is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s primary objective is to provide shareholders with a stable stream of current income consistent with external interest rate conditions and provide a total return over time…

Barclay A. Phillips Purchases 25,000 Shares of Novavax, Inc. (NVAX) Stock

Barclay A. Phillips Purchases 25,000 Shares of Novavax, Inc. (NVAX) Stock

Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) CFO Barclay A. Phillips bought 25,000 shares of Novavax stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 11th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $0.84 per share, with a total value of $21,000.00. Following the acquisition, the chief financial officer now directly owns 36,612 shares in the company, valued at approximately $30,754.08. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) traded up 8.9035% on Thursday, hitting $0.9088. 6,991,907 shares of the…

Insider Buying: Gold Standard Ventures Corp (GSV) Director Buys 8,300 Shares of Stock

Insider Buying: Gold Standard Ventures Corp (GSV) Director Buys 8,300 Shares of Stock

Gold Standard Ventures Corp (NYSEMKT:GSV) Director James Digby Ronald Strauss bought 8,300 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 10th. The shares were acquired at an average price of C$2.12 per share, for a total transaction of C$17,596.00. Shares of Gold Standard Ventures Corp (NYSEMKT:GSV) traded up 2.3791% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $1.5664. 545,081 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm’s market cap is $348.99 million. Gold Standard Ventures Corp has a 12 month low of $1.27 and a 12 month high of…

George Weston Limited (WN) Price Target Raised to C$136.00 at Scotiabank

George Weston Limited (WN) Price Target Raised to C$136.00 at Scotiabank

George Weston Limited (TSE:WN) had its price objective boosted by Scotiabank from C$127.00 to C$136.00 in a report released on Wednesday. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. CIBC boosted their target price on shares of George Weston Limited from C$124.00 to C$127.00 in a research report on Friday, March 3rd. Royal Bank of Canada upped their price objective on shares of George Weston Limited from C$148.00 to C$155.00 and gave the stock an outperform rating…

Praxair (PX) Getting Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

Praxair (PX) Getting Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

Media coverage about Praxair (NYSE:PX) has been trending somewhat negative recently, AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis reports. AlphaOne, a service of Accern, ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Praxair earned a media sentiment score of -0.07 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave media headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 90 out of 100,…

Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. (TSM) Earning Somewhat Critical Press Coverage, Study Finds

Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. (TSM) Earning Somewhat Critical Press Coverage, Study Finds

News coverage about Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. (NYSE:TSM) has trended somewhat negative on Thursday, according to AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis. The research firm, a service of Accern, identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. earned a news sentiment score of -0.06 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave news articles about the semiconductor company an impact score of…

Tricon Capital Group Inc (TCN) Price Target Increased to C$13.00 by Analysts at Royal Bank of Canada

Tricon Capital Group Inc (TCN) Price Target Increased to C$13.00 by Analysts at Royal Bank of Canada

Tricon Capital Group Inc (TSE:TCN) had its price objective raised by Royal Bank of Canada from C$12.00 to C$13.00 in a research note released on Wednesday. They currently have an outperform rating on the stock. Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on TCN. CIBC raised their target price on shares of Tricon Capital Group from C$12.00 to C$12.50 in a research note on Friday, February 24th. Raymond James Financial, Inc. raised their target price on shares of Tricon Capital Group from C$12.50 to C$13.00 and gave the company a…

Perpetual Energy Inc. (PMT) Price Target Increased to C$2.00 by Analysts at TD Securities

Perpetual Energy Inc. (PMT) Price Target Increased to C$2.00 by Analysts at TD Securities

Perpetual Energy Inc. (TSE:PMT) had its price target boosted by TD Securities from C$1.85 to C$2.00 in a research report report published on Wednesday. They currently have a hold rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed in on PMT. Royal Bank of Canada restated a sector perform rating and set a C$2.50 price objective on shares of Perpetual Energy in a research note on Tuesday, February 21st. Scotiabank set a C$2.00 price objective on Perpetual Energy and gave the company an underperform rating…

Sun Life Financial Inc (SLF) Downgraded to Neutral at CSFB

Sun Life Financial Inc (SLF) Downgraded to Neutral at CSFB

CSFB lowered shares of Sun Life Financial Inc (TSE:SLF) (NYSE:SLF) from an outperform rating to a neutral rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. Several other analysts have also commented on SLF. Barclays PLC increased their price target on shares of Sun Life Financial from C$51.00 to C$55.00 in a research report on Thursday, January 12th. Canaccord Genuity raised Sun Life Financial from a hold rating to a buy rating and boosted their price objective for the stock from C$50.00 to C$58.00 in a research report…

Transocean LTD (RIG) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.10 Per Share

Transocean LTD (RIG) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.10 Per Share

Equities research analysts expect Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG) to report earnings per share (EPS) of ($0.10) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Seven analysts have provided estimates for Transocean LTD’s earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.23) to ($0.02). Transocean LTD reported earnings per share of $0.17 during the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year over year growth rate of 158.8%. The company is expected to issue its next earnings report on Wednesday, August 2nd. On average, analysts expect that Transocean LTD will report full…

Analysts Anticipate Plug Power Inc (PLUG) to Announce -$0.05 EPS

Analysts Anticipate Plug Power Inc (PLUG) to Announce -$0.05 EPS

Wall Street brokerages expect Plug Power Inc (NASDAQ:PLUG) to report ($0.05) earnings per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have made estimates for Plug Power’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.03) and the lowest estimate coming in at ($0.07). Plug Power posted earnings of ($0.04) per share in the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year over year growth rate of 25%. The business is scheduled to issue its next earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. On average, analysts expect that…

$0.59 Earnings Per Share Expected for Synovus Financial Corp. (SNV) This Quarter

$0.59 Earnings Per Share Expected for Synovus Financial Corp. (SNV) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts expect Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE:SNV) to report earnings of $0.59 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Seven analysts have issued estimates for Synovus Financial Corp.’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.56 and the highest is $0.63. Synovus Financial Corp. reported earnings of $0.49 per share in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over year growth rate of 20.4%. The business is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings report on Tuesday, July 18th. According to Zacks, analysts expect that…

Symantec (SYMC) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Shows

Symantec (SYMC) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Shows

News headlines about Symantec (NASDAQ:SYMC) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis. The research group, a subsidiary of Accern, identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Symantec earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned press coverage about the technology company an impact score of 82…

Yandex NV (YNDX) Shares Sold by First Mercantile Trust Co.

Yandex NV (YNDX) Shares Sold by First Mercantile Trust Co.

First Mercantile Trust Co. cut its stake in shares of Yandex NV (NASDAQ:YNDX) by 7.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 29,728 shares of the information services provider’s stock after selling 2,281 shares during the period. First Mercantile Trust Co.’s holdings in Yandex NV were worth $652,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Acrospire Investment Management LLC…

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (CTB) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.12 EPS

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (CTB) Posts  Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.12 EPS

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (NYSE:CTB) announced its earnings results on Thursday. The company reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.12. The firm had revenue of $643.03 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $687.92 million. Cooper Tire & Rubber Co had a net margin of 8.17% and a return on equity of 23.13%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.05…

Shell Asset Management Co. Has $12.616 Million Position in State Street Corp (STT)

Shell Asset Management Co. Has $12.616 Million Position in State Street Corp (STT)

Shell Asset Management Co. boosted its stake in shares of State Street Corp (NYSE:STT) by 68.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 158,473 shares of the asset manager’s stock after buying an additional 64,534 shares during the period. Shell Asset Management Co.’s holdings in State Street Corp were worth $12,616,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. State…

PBF Energy Inc (PBF) Shares Sold by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC

PBF Energy Inc (PBF) Shares Sold by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC cut its stake in shares of PBF Energy Inc (NYSE:PBF) by 29.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 109,739 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 46,787 shares during the period. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC owned approximately 0.10% of PBF Energy worth $2,433,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Whittier…

Shell Asset Management Co. Has $2.642 Million Stake in Dollar General Corp. (DG)

Shell Asset Management Co. Has $2.642 Million Stake in Dollar General Corp. (DG)

Shell Asset Management Co. boosted its stake in shares of Dollar General Corp. (NYSE:DG) by 7.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 37,895 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,527 shares during the period. Shell Asset Management Co.’s holdings in Dollar General Corp. were worth $2,642,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Financial Architects…

Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.19 EPS

Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Posts  Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.19 EPS

Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WLDN) will be releasing its Q1 2017 earnings data on Thursday, May 4th. Analysts expect Willdan Group to post earnings of $0.12 per share and revenue of $44.56 million for the quarter. Persons interested in participating in the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link. Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, March 9th. The construction company reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $57.43 million during…

General Motors Company (GM) Shares Bought by Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC

General Motors Company (GM) Shares Bought by Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC

Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) (TSE:GMM.U) by 16.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 11,053 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock after buying an additional 1,600 shares during the period. Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC’s holdings in General Motors Company were worth $391,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in…

Vale SA (VALE) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.07 EPS

Vale SA (VALE) Posts  Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.07 EPS

Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) announced its earnings results on Thursday. The basic materials company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $8.52 billion during the quarter. Vale SA had a negative net margin of 19.99% and a positive return on equity of 2.90%. Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) traded up 0.12% on Thursday, reaching $8.37. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 18,078,322 shares. Vale SA has a 12-month low of $3.85 and a 12-month high of $11.70….

Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc – (JAZZ) Shares Sold by Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc.

Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc – (JAZZ) Shares Sold by Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc.

Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. cut its stake in shares of Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc – (NASDAQ:JAZZ) by 29.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 1,680 shares of the specialty pharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 715 shares during the period. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc.’s holdings in Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc – were worth $244,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company….

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC Has $2.289 Million Position in Targa Resources Corp (TRGP)

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC Has $2.289 Million Position in Targa Resources Corp (TRGP)

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC cut its stake in shares of Targa Resources Corp (NYSE:TRGP) by 15.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 38,208 shares of the pipeline company’s stock after selling 6,780 shares during the period. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC’s holdings in Targa Resources Corp were worth $2,289,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Bollard Group LLC…

Visa (V) Approves Stock Repurchase Program

Visa (V) Approves Stock Repurchase Program

Visa (NYSE:V) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan, which permits the company to repurchase $5 billion in shares on Thursday, April 20th, EventVestor reports. This repurchase authorization permits the credit-card processor to buy up to 2.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually an indication that the company’s board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. Visa (NYSE:V) traded down 0.10% during trading on Thursday, hitting $92.16. The stock had a trading volume of 2,626,978 shares. Visa has a…

Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (KFS) Director Purchases C$10,502.00 in Stock

Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (KFS) Director Purchases C$10,502.00 in Stock

Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (TSE:KFS) (NYSE:KFS) Director Joseph David Stilwell purchased 1,780 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 5th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of C$5.90 per share, with a total value of C$10,502.00. Joseph David Stilwell also recently made the following trade(s): Shares of Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (TSE:KFS) traded down 0.49% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $8.20. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 400 shares. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $7.75 and its 200…

CTI BioPharma Corp (CTIC) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS

CTI BioPharma Corp (CTIC) Posts  Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS

CTI BioPharma Corp (NASDAQ:CTIC) is scheduled to release its Q1 2017 earnings data on Wednesday, May 3rd. Analysts expect CTI BioPharma Corp to post earnings of ($0.70) per share for the quarter. Persons that wish to register for the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link. CTI BioPharma Corp (NASDAQ:CTIC) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May 3rd. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.71) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.70) by $0.01. The company had revenue of $0.75 million for the…

Cubic Asset Management LLC Sells 75 Shares of Novartis AG (NVS)

Cubic Asset Management LLC Sells 75 Shares of Novartis AG (NVS)

Cubic Asset Management LLC decreased its position in Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) by 0.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 44,965 shares of the company’s stock after selling 75 shares during the period. Cubic Asset Management LLC’s holdings in Novartis AG were worth $3,340,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Schulhoff & Co. Inc. boosted its stake in Novartis AG by 0.6% in the third quarter. Schulhoff…

Centurylink Inc (CTL) Shares Bought by Shell Asset Management Co.

Centurylink Inc (CTL) Shares Bought by Shell Asset Management Co.

Shell Asset Management Co. increased its position in Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL) by 6.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 106,744 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 6,703 shares during the period. Shell Asset Management Co.’s holdings in Centurylink were worth $2,516,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Bollard Group LLC boosted its stake in Centurylink by 0.8% in the first quarter. Bollard…

Nord Anglia Education (NORD) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.37

Nord Anglia Education (NORD) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.37

News headlines about Nord Anglia Education (NYSE:NORD) have trended positive on Thursday, Alpha One Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm, a service of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Nord Anglia Education earned a media sentiment score of 0.37 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also assigned news headlines about the company…

Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (HSII) Given New $27.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank AG

Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (HSII) Given New $27.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank AG

Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSII) had its price objective raised by investment analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from $25.00 to $27.00 in a report issued on Tuesday, April 25th. The firm presently has a “hold” rating on the business services provider’s stock. Deutsche Bank AG’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 24.71% from the company’s current price. Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Heidrick & Struggles International from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $28.00 price target on the stock in a…

Fortinet Inc (FTNT) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance

Fortinet Inc (FTNT) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance

Fortinet Inc (NASDAQ:FTNT) updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Thursday. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.19-0.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.19. The company issued revenue guidance of $357-363 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $359.34 million.Fortinet also updated its FY17 guidance to $0.89-0.91 EPS. A number of research firms have weighed in on FTNT. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their target price on shares of Fortinet from $36.00 to $42.00 and gave the stock a hold…

United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.03 EPS

United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Releases Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.03 EPS

United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) posted its earnings results on Thursday. The transportation company reported $1.32 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.29 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $15.32 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $15.19 billion. United Parcel Service had a net margin of 5.63% and a return on equity of 193.90%. The company’s revenue was up 6.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.27 earnings per share. United Parcel…

Somewhat Critical Press Coverage Very Likely to Impact MacroGenics (MGNX) Share Price

Somewhat Critical Press Coverage Very Likely to Impact MacroGenics (MGNX) Share Price

News stories about MacroGenics (NASDAQ:MGNX) have trended somewhat negative recently, according to Alpha One. The research group, a unit of Accern, identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Alpha One ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MacroGenics earned a news sentiment score of -0.05 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news articles about the biopharmaceutical company an impact score of 87 out of…

Orchids Paper Products Company (TIS) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Orchids Paper Products Company (TIS) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Orchids Paper Products Company (NYSEMKT:TIS) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Orchids Paper Products Company is a tissue paper company that manufacturers and converts tissue product for the private label consumer market. “ Several other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on TIS. TheStreet cut Orchids Paper Products Company from a b- rating to a c rating in a research note on Monday, May 1st. Jefferies Group LLC upped…

Somewhat Critical Media Coverage Very Likely to Impact Lumber Liquidators Holdings (LL) Share Price

Somewhat Critical Media Coverage Very Likely to Impact Lumber Liquidators Holdings (LL) Share Price

News articles about Lumber Liquidators Holdings (NYSE:LL) have been trending somewhat negative this week, AlphaOne reports. The research group, a division of Accern, identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Lumber Liquidators Holdings earned a media sentiment score of -0.04 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned media headlines about the specialty retailer an impact score…

Trend Micro Incorporated (TMICY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Trend Micro Incorporated (TMICY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Trend Micro Incorporated (OTCMKTS:TMICY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Trend Micro Incorporated is engaged in providing endpoint, messaging and Web security software and services. It develops security solutions that protects against a wide range of insidious threats and combined attacks including viruses, spam, phishing, spyware, botnets, and other Web attacks, including data-stealing malware. With Trend Micro, Smart Protection Network, the Company combines Internet-based technologies with smaller, lighter weight clients to stop threats….

Norsk Hydro ASA (NHYDY) Downgraded to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Norsk Hydro ASA (NHYDY) Downgraded to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Norsk Hydro ASA (OTCMKTS:NHYDY) from a buy rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Norsk Hydro ASA is an aluminium company with production, sales and trading activities. The company’s operating segment consists of Bauxite & Alumina, Primary Metal, Metal Markets, Rolled Products, Energy and Other and eliminations. Norsk Hydro ASA is headquartered in Oslo, Norway. “ A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Goldman Sachs Group Inc raised…

Zendesk Inc (ZEN) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zendesk Inc (ZEN) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Zendesk Inc (NYSE:ZEN) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Zendesk, Inc. is a software development company. It provides a software-as-a-service, or SaaS, customer service platform. The Company offers applications that allow clients to manage incoming support requests from end customers from any Internet connected computer. It provides customer service through its platform in approximately 40 languages to customers in various industries, such as business technology, telecommunications, education/non-profit, consumer technology, media/entertainment, and retail/ecommerce….

Northland Power Inc. (NPI) Price Target Raised to C$29.50 at Raymond James Financial, Inc.

Northland Power Inc. (NPI) Price Target Raised to C$29.50 at Raymond James Financial, Inc.

Northland Power Inc. (TSE:NPI) had its target price boosted by Raymond James Financial, Inc. from C$28.00 to C$29.50 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the solar energy provider’s stock. Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. TD Securities upgraded Northland Power from a hold rating to a buy rating and lifted their price target for the company from C$25.00 to C$27.00 in a report on Monday, March 6th. Royal Bank of Canada reissued a sector…

Westlake Chemical Partners (WLKP) Earns Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.18

Westlake Chemical Partners (WLKP) Earns Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.18

News coverage about Westlake Chemical Partners (NYSE:WLKP) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Alpha One Sentiment. The research firm, a subsidiary of Accern, rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Westlake Chemical Partners earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news headlines about the basic materials company…

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Stock Price

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Stock Price

News coverage about Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Alpha One Sentiment. The research firm, a subsidiary of Accern, rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Vornado Realty Trust earned a news impact score of 0.13 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news headlines about the real estate investment…

Versabank (VB) Director Acquires C$18,050.00 in Stock

Versabank (VB) Director Acquires C$18,050.00 in Stock

Versabank (TSE:VB) Director Patrick George purchased 3,800 shares of Versabank stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, April 25th. The stock was bought at an average price of C$4.75 per share, for a total transaction of C$18,050.00. Patrick George also recently made the following trade(s): Shares of Versabank (TSE:VB) remained flat at $4.65 during mid-day trading on Thursday. 9,920 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $4.79 and its 200-day moving average is $4.96. The stock has a market cap of $98.22 million and…

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Very Likely to Impact ExOne (XONE) Share Price

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Very Likely to Impact ExOne (XONE) Share Price

News coverage about ExOne (NASDAQ:XONE) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Alpha One Sentiment. The research firm, a subsidiary of Accern, rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. ExOne earned a news impact score of 0.05 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of…

Imax Corp’s (IMAX) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at MKM Partners

Imax Corp’s (IMAX) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at MKM Partners

MKM Partners reissued their buy rating on shares of Imax Corp (NYSE:IMAX) in a report issued on Tuesday, April 25th. MKM Partners currently has a $40.00 price target on the stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on IMAX. B. Riley reiterated a buy rating and issued a $46.00 price objective (up previously from $41.50) on shares of Imax Corp in a report on Tuesday, January 3rd. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a buy rating on shares of Imax Corp in a report on Friday, January 13th. Zacks…

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Affect TeleTech Holdings (TTEC) Share Price

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Affect TeleTech Holdings (TTEC) Share Price

News stories about TeleTech Holdings (NASDAQ:TTEC) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Alpha One reports. The research group, a service of Accern, rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. TeleTech Holdings earned a news impact score of 0.23 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news headlines about the business services provider an impact…

Foster & Motley Inc. Buys 10,384 Shares of BP plc (BP)

Foster & Motley Inc. Buys 10,384 Shares of BP plc (BP)

Foster & Motley Inc. boosted its position in BP plc (NYSE:BP) by 91.3% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 21,757 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock after buying an additional 10,384 shares during the period. Foster & Motley Inc.’s holdings in BP plc were worth $751,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in BP. Nikko Asset Management Americas…

Zumiez (ZUMZ) Earns Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.14

Zumiez (ZUMZ) Earns Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.14

News coverage about Zumiez (NASDAQ:ZUMZ) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Alpha One Sentiment. The research firm, a subsidiary of Accern, rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Zumiez earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news headlines about the apparel and footwear maker an impact score…

Acacia Communications, Inc. (ACIA) Insider Sells $21,164.00 in Stock

Acacia Communications, Inc. (ACIA) Insider Sells $21,164.00 in Stock

Acacia Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACIA) insider Francis J. Murphy sold 400 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of $52.91, for a total transaction of $21,164.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Francis J. Murphy also recently made the following trade(s): Acacia Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACIA) traded up 1.89% on Thursday, hitting $45.32. 932,576 shares of the company were exchanged. Acacia Communications, Inc….

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (VAR) Stake Cut by Korea Investment CORP

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (VAR) Stake Cut by Korea Investment CORP

Korea Investment CORP decreased its position in Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) by 17.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 129,000 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock after selling 26,600 shares during the period. Korea Investment CORP owned approximately 0.14% of Varian Medical Systems worth $11,756,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in VAR. BerganKDV Wealth Management LLC acquired a…

Syntel, Inc. (SYNT) VP Acquires $25,435.76 in Stock

Syntel, Inc. (SYNT) VP Acquires $25,435.76 in Stock

Syntel, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNT) VP Avinash Salelkar acquired 1,484 shares of Syntel stock in a transaction on Tuesday, April 25th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $17.14 per share, for a total transaction of $25,435.76. Following the completion of the purchase, the vice president now directly owns 15,825 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $271,240.50. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Syntel, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNT) traded up 0.32% during trading on Thursday, reaching $18.57. 197,763 shares of…

Syntel, Inc. (SYNT) Director Acquires $34,580.00 in Stock

Syntel, Inc. (SYNT) Director Acquires $34,580.00 in Stock

Syntel, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNT) Director Rex E. Jr. Schlaybaugh acquired 2,000 shares of Syntel stock in a transaction on Wednesday, April 26th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $17.29 per share, for a total transaction of $34,580.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 6,114 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $105,711.06. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Syntel, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNT) traded up 0.32% during trading on Thursday, reaching $18.57. 197,763 shares…

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Unlikely to Impact WesBanco (WSBC) Stock Price

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Unlikely to Impact WesBanco (WSBC) Stock Price

News coverage about WesBanco (NASDAQ:WSBC) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Alpha One Sentiment. The research firm, a subsidiary of Accern, rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. WesBanco earned a news impact score of 0.00 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of…

Kellogg Company (K) Rating Reiterated by Susquehanna Bancshares Inc

Kellogg Company (K) Rating Reiterated by Susquehanna Bancshares Inc

Kellogg Company (NYSE:K)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Susquehanna Bancshares Inc in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, April 25th. They currently have a $80.00 price objective on the stock, down from their previous price objective of $82.00. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 12.60% from the stock’s previous close. K has been the topic of a number of other research reports. TheStreet downgraded Kellogg Company from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note…

Cheesecake Factory Inc (CAKE) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Cheesecake Factory Inc (CAKE) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Cheesecake Factory Inc (NASDAQ:CAKE) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Tuesday, April 25th. According to Zacks, “Cheesecake Factory’s shares have outpaced the Zacks classified Retail–Restaurants industry over the past 1 year. Also, it’s restaurants have posted positive comps in 28 consequent quarters. Going forward, various initiatives to boost sales and traffic volume like menu innovation, roll-out of an improved server training program, launch of mobile payment app and increased focus on delivery service should aid in keeping…

Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Price Target Cut to C$33.00 by Analysts at Scotiabank

Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Price Target Cut to C$33.00 by Analysts at Scotiabank

Silver Wheaton Corp. (TSE:SLW) (NYSE:SLW) had its price objective trimmed by Scotiabank to C$33.00 in a research note released on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the mining company’s stock. Several other analysts also recently issued reports on SLW. Canaccord Genuity raised their price target on Silver Wheaton Corp. from C$37.00 to C$38.00 in a report on Friday, February 3rd. Goldman Sachs Group Inc downgraded Silver Wheaton Corp. from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a report on Thursday, February 9th. TD Securities reissued…

Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt Continues to Hold Position in AmTrust Financial Services Inc (AFSI)

Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt Continues to Hold Position in AmTrust Financial Services Inc (AFSI)

Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt held its position in AmTrust Financial Services Inc (NASDAQ:AFSI) during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 34,818 shares of the insurance provider’s stock at the end of the first quarter. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt’s holdings in AmTrust Financial Services were worth $643,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in AFSI. Rothschild Asset Management Inc. raised its…

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN) Shares Sold by Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN) Shares Sold by Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt

Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt decreased its stake in shares of Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) by 54.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 49,700 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 59,900 shares during the period. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt’s holdings in Huntington Bancshares were worth $665,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in HBAN. Henderson Group PLC raised its stake in Huntington…

HomeStreet Inc (HMST) Stake Held by Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt

HomeStreet Inc (HMST) Stake Held by Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt

Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt held its position in HomeStreet Inc (NASDAQ:HMST) during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 22,150 shares of the financial services provider’s stock at the end of the first quarter. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt owned about 0.08% of HomeStreet worth $619,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in HMST. Northpointe Capital LLC raised its stake in HomeStreet…

Strs Ohio Acquires 175,135 Shares of Zoetis Inc (ZTS)

Strs Ohio Acquires 175,135 Shares of Zoetis Inc (ZTS)

Strs Ohio boosted its stake in shares of Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS) by 98.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 353,698 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 175,135 shares during the period. Strs Ohio owned 0.07% of Zoetis worth $18,876,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in ZTS. Conning Inc. raised its stake in Zoetis by 1.4% in…

Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC Increases Position in Monro Muffler Brake Inc (MNRO)

Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC Increases Position in Monro Muffler Brake Inc (MNRO)

Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Monro Muffler Brake Inc (NASDAQ:MNRO) by 17.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 40,112 shares of the auto parts company’s stock after buying an additional 6,032 shares during the period. Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC owned 0.12% of Monro Muffler Brake worth $2,090,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes…

Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt Has $594,000 Stake in Marriott International Inc (MAR)

Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt Has $594,000 Stake in Marriott International Inc (MAR)

Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt decreased its stake in shares of Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) by 64.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 6,307 shares of the company’s stock after selling 11,300 shares during the period. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt’s holdings in Marriott International were worth $594,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Nationwide Fund Advisors boosted its position in…