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PNC Financial Services Group Inc. Has $7.24 Million Stake in Markel Corporation (MKL)

PNC Financial Services Group Inc. trimmed its holdings in shares of Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) by 2.5% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 7,420 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 190 shares during the period. PNC Financial […]

PNC Financial Services Group Inc. Buys 775 Shares of Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (CBSH)

PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBSH) by 0.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 123,834 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 775 shares during […]

ProShare Advisors LLC Has $2.97 Million Stake in Lennar Corporation (LEN)

ProShare Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) by 2.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 55,664 shares of the construction company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,383 shares during the quarter. ProShare Advisors LLC’s holdings […]

Sandy Spring Bank Buys 1,660 Shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

Sandy Spring Bank boosted its stake in shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) by 139.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 2,851 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock after buying an additional 1,660 shares during the period. Sandy Spring Bank’s holdings […]

MSC Industrial Direct Company, Inc. (MSM) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of MSC Industrial Direct Company, Inc. (NYSE:MSM) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Thursday. They currently have $81.00 price target on the industrial products company’s stock. According to Zacks, “MSC Industrial Direct Company Inc. is one of the largest direct marketers of a […]

Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for TiVo Corporation (TIVO)

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of TiVo Corporation (NASDAQ:TIVO) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $18.00 target price on the technology company’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. B. Riley reaffirmed a buy rating […]

Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms “Hold” Rating for Pentair PLC. (PNR)

Jefferies Group LLC reiterated their hold rating on shares of Pentair PLC. (NYSE:PNR) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $59.00 price objective on the industrial products company’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also commented on PNR. BidaskClub lowered shares of Pentair PLC. from a […]

Super Micro Computer, Inc. (SMCI) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Thursday morning. They currently have $24.00 price objective on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Super Micro Computer, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and sells energy-efficient, application optimized server solutions […]

Myers Industries, Inc. (MYE) Holdings Increased by PNC Financial Services Group Inc.

PNC Financial Services Group Inc. raised its position in shares of Myers Industries, Inc. (NYSE:MYE) by 0.0% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 429,661 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after purchasing an additional 94 shares during […]

Profund Advisors LLC Reduces Stake in BT Group PLC (BT)

Profund Advisors LLC lessened its stake in BT Group PLC (NYSE:BT) by 21.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 44,036 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 11,918 shares during the quarter. Profund Advisors LLC’s holdings […]

Douglas Emmett, Inc. (DEI) Shares Sold by Profund Advisors LLC

Profund Advisors LLC trimmed its position in Douglas Emmett, Inc. (NYSE:DEI) by 13.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 21,203 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 3,420 shares during the quarter. Profund Advisors LLC’s holdings […]

Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. (CFR) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine

Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. (NYSE:CFR) was upgraded by equities research analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. BidaskClub lowered shares of Cullen/Frost Bankers from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a […]

BlueMountain Capital Management LLC Has $163,000 Stake in Newfield Exploration Company (NFX)

BlueMountain Capital Management LLC cut its stake in Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX) by 81.1% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 5,740 shares of the energy company’s stock after selling 24,620 shares during the quarter. BlueMountain Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Newfield […]

ProShare Advisors LLC Sells 565 Shares of Mettler-Toledo International, Inc. (MTD)

ProShare Advisors LLC decreased its stake in shares of Mettler-Toledo International, Inc. (NYSE:MTD) by 8.9% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 5,779 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock after selling 565 shares during the quarter. ProShare Advisors […]

Corning Incorporated (GLW) Shares Bought by Profund Advisors LLC

Profund Advisors LLC grew its stake in shares of Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) by 18.8% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 31,736 shares of the electronics maker’s stock after buying an additional 5,021 shares during the period. Profund Advisors LLC’s holdings in Corning were worth $954,000 […]

Profund Advisors LLC Sells 3,287 Shares of Liberty Property Trust (LPT)

Profund Advisors LLC reduced its holdings in Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) by 13.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 21,398 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 3,287 shares during the period. Profund Advisors LLC’s holdings in Liberty Property […]

BlueMountain Capital Management LLC Buys New Holdings in CMS Energy Corporation (CMS)

BlueMountain Capital Management LLC bought a new position in CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund bought 4,692 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $217,000. A number of other institutional investors also recently added to […]

20,600 Shares in American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) Purchased by BlueMountain Capital Management LLC

BlueMountain Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor purchased 20,600 shares of the apparel retailer’s stock, valued at approximately $248,000. Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Zurcher Kantonalbank […]

Citigroup Inc. Upgrades Enviva Partners, LP (EVA) to “Buy”

Enviva Partners, LP (NYSE:EVA) was upgraded by investment analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Friday. The brokerage presently has a $34.00 target price on the energy company’s stock. Citigroup Inc.’s price objective points to a potential upside of 18.26% from the company’s previous close. […]

Stevens Capital Management LP Invests $1.08 Million in Rio Tinto PLC (RIO) Stock

Stevens Capital Management LP acquired a new position in Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO) in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 25,479 shares of the mining company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,078,000. A number of other institutional investors and […]

BlueMountain Capital Management LLC Has $318,000 Position in Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX)

BlueMountain Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (NYSE:FCX) by 100.4% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 26,461 shares of the natural resource company’s stock after purchasing an additional 6,651,458 shares during the quarter. BlueMountain Capital […]

Stevens Capital Management LP Has $1.15 Million Stake in Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. (SHO)

Stevens Capital Management LP grew its stake in Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. (NYSE:SHO) by 179.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 71,195 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 45,732 shares during the period. Stevens Capital […]

Johnson Controls International PLC (JCI) Shares Sold by ProShare Advisors LLC

ProShare Advisors LLC lessened its position in Johnson Controls International PLC (NYSE:JCI) by 4.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 76,060 shares of the auto parts company’s stock after selling 3,582 shares during the quarter. ProShare Advisors LLC’s holdings in Johnson Controls […]

Laurion Capital Management LP Takes $1.08 Million Position in First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (FR)

Laurion Capital Management LP bought a new position in First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:FR) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund bought 37,748 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $1,080,000. Several other institutional investors also recently made changes […]

Laurion Capital Management LP Has $1.03 Million Holdings in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (HDS)

Laurion Capital Management LP grew its position in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS) by 368.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 33,700 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after purchasing an additional 26,500 shares during the period. Laurion Capital Management LP’s […]

ValuEngine Downgrades Owens-Illinois, Inc. (OI) to Buy

Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE:OI) was downgraded by investment analysts at ValuEngine from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued on Friday. A number of other equities analysts have also commented on OI. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Owens-Illinois from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report […]

Laurion Capital Management LP Purchases New Position in Netshoes (CAYMAN) Ltd (NETS)

Laurion Capital Management LP purchased a new stake in Netshoes (CAYMAN) Ltd (NASDAQ:NETS) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 60,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,142,000. Laurion Capital Management LP owned approximately 0.29% of Netshoes (CAYMAN) at the […]

Stevens Capital Management LP Buys 33,248 Shares of RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ)

Stevens Capital Management LP lifted its stake in shares of RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) by 114.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 62,382 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 33,248 shares during […]

MINDBODY, Inc. (MB) Rating Increased to Overweight at KeyCorp

MINDBODY, Inc. (NASDAQ:MB) was upgraded by investment analysts at KeyCorp from a “sector weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note issued on Friday. The brokerage currently has a $32.00 target price on the technology company’s stock, up from their prior target price of $16.95. KeyCorp’s target price suggests a potential upside of […]

ProShare Advisors LLC Has $3.11 Million Stake in Comerica Incorporated (CMA)

ProShare Advisors LLC grew its position in Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) by 4.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 42,469 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,934 shares during the period. ProShare […]

Stevens Capital Management LP Grows Holdings in Timken Company (The) (TKR)

Stevens Capital Management LP boosted its position in shares of Timken Company (The) (NYSE:TKR) by 49.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 22,000 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after purchasing an additional 7,240 shares during the quarter. Stevens Capital […]

Martine A. Rothblatt Sells 1,274 Shares of United Therapeutics Corporation (UTHR) Stock

United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ:UTHR) CEO Martine A. Rothblatt sold 1,274 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $116.07, for a total transaction of $147,873.18. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 2,343 shares of the company’s stock, […]

Crawford W. Beveridge Sells 1,500 Shares of Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK) Stock

Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) Director Crawford W. Beveridge sold 1,500 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $112.82, for a total transaction of $169,230.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Autodesk, […]

Financial Comparison: CommScope Holding (COMM) & Lumentum Holdings (LITE)

CommScope Holding (NASDAQ: COMM) and Lumentum Holdings (NASDAQ:LITE) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, risk, profitability, dividends, valuation and analyst recommendations. Earnings and Valuation This table compares CommScope Holding and Lumentum Holdings’ revenue, […]

Critical Contrast: ESCO Technologies (ESE) vs. Its Rivals

ESCO Technologies (NYSE: ESE) is one of 28 publicly-traded companies in the “Testing & Measuring Equipment” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare ESCO Technologies to related companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, dividends, valuation and profitability. Insider & Institutional Ownership 94.1% of […]

Workday, Inc. (WDAY) Holdings Boosted by Amalgamated Bank

Amalgamated Bank grew its stake in shares of Workday, Inc. (NYSE:WDAY) by 90.9% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 13,305 shares of the software maker’s stock after buying an additional 6,335 shares during the period. Amalgamated Bank’s holdings in […]

QAD Inc. (QADA) To Go Ex-Dividend on September 25th

QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADA) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 14th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, September 26th will be given a dividend of 0.072 per share by the software maker on Tuesday, October 3rd. This represents a $0.29 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.84%. The […]

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation (WMC) To Go Ex-Dividend on September 29th

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation (NYSE:WMC) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 21st, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 2nd will be paid a dividend of 0.31 per share by the financial services provider on Thursday, October 26th. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield […]

Amalgamated Bank Buys 7,735 Shares of H&R Block, Inc. (HRB)

Amalgamated Bank increased its stake in H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) by 23.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 41,009 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 7,735 shares during the quarter. Amalgamated Bank’s holdings in H&R Block were worth […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades County Bancorp, Inc. (ICBK) to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of County Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICBK) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “County Bancorp, Inc. is a bank holding company. It provides a range of consumer and commercial banking services to individuals, businesses, and industries. The basic […]

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc (RRTS) Lifted to Buy at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc (NYSE:RRTS) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. Separately, BidaskClub downgraded Roadrunner Transportation Systems from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Tuesday, July 25th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock […]

Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (GALT) Cut to “Strong Sell” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine lowered shares of Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:GALT) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a report published on Thursday. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Galectin Therapeutics from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Friday, May 26th. Two equities research analysts have rated the […]

Liberty Broadband Corporation (LBRDK) Shares Bought by BlackRock Inc.

BlackRock Inc. grew its position in shares of Liberty Broadband Corporation (NASDAQ:LBRDK) by 9.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 5,960,819 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 508,748 shares during the quarter. BlackRock Inc. owned 3.28% of […]

Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Rio Tinto plc (RIO)

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a GBX 4,200 ($56.63) target price on the stock. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on RIO. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a buy rating and […]

Northland Securities Reaffirms “Corporate” Rating for URU Metals Ltd (URU)

Northland Securities restated their corporate rating on shares of URU Metals Ltd (LON:URU) in a research report released on Thursday. Separately, Beaufort Securities reiterated a speculative buy rating on shares of URU Metals in a report on Friday, September 15th. URU Metals (URU) opened at 1.225 on Thursday. The company has a 50-day moving average […]

Vetr Inc. Upgrades Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) to Hold

Vetr upgraded shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Wednesday. Vetr currently has $146.89 price target on the software company’s stock. Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Robert W. Baird reaffirmed an outperform rating and set a $160.00 […]

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Earns “Top Pick” Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their top pick rating on shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) in a research report report published on Thursday morning. They currently have a $13.74 price target on the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock, down from their prior price target of $19.00. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on […]

Head to Head Analysis: American Public Education (APEI) vs. Its Competitors

American Public Education (NASDAQ: APEI) is one of 19 publicly-traded companies in the “General Education Services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare American Public Education to similar companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings and valuation. Analyst Ratings This […]

Head-To-Head Review: Insteel Industries (IIIN) and Encore Wire Corporation (WIRE)

Insteel Industries (NASDAQ: IIIN) and Encore Wire Corporation (NASDAQ:WIRE) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends. Profitability This table compares Insteel Industries and Encore Wire Corporation’s net margins, […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Hi-Crush Partners (HCLP) Share Price

Headlines about Hi-Crush Partners (NYSE:HCLP) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being […]