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Valero Energy Partners LP (VLP) Lowered to “Strong Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Valero Energy Partners LP (NYSE:VLP) from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a research report report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Valero Energy Partners LP is engaged in the ownership, development and acquisition of crude oil and refined petroleum products pipelines, terminals and other transportation […]

Western Gas Partners, LP (WES) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “WESTERN GAS PARTNERS is a growth-oriented Delaware limited partnership formed by Anadarko Petroleum Corporation to own, operate, acquire and develop midstream energy assets. “ […]

Tower International, Inc. (TOWR) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Tower International, Inc. (NYSE:TOWR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has $31.00 price objective on the auto parts company’s stock. According to Zacks, “TA Delaware, Inc. is engaged in the manufacture of engineered structural metal components […]

USA Compression Partners, LP (USAC) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of USA Compression Partners, LP (NYSE:USAC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “USA Compression Partners, LP is engaged in providing compression services primarily in the United States. It designs, engineers, operates and maintains natural gas compressor packages. […]

Standard Chartered PLC (STAN) Stock Price Down 1%

Shares of Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) were down 1% during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as GBX 746.60 ($9.92) and last traded at GBX 748.70 ($9.95). Approximately 7,370,878 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 12% from the average daily volume of 6,556,990 shares. The stock had previously […]

Investment Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for RWS Holdings plc (RWS)

RWS Holdings plc (LON: RWS) has recently received a number of price target changes and ratings updates: 10/19/2017 – RWS Holdings plc had its price target raised by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd from GBX 430 ($5.71) to GBX 490 ($6.51). They now have a “hold” rating on the stock. 10/18/2017 – RWS Holdings plc […]

Contrasting NeuroMetrix (NURO) and Landauer (LDR)

NeuroMetrix (NASDAQ: NURO) and Landauer (NYSE:LDR) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, earnings and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares NeuroMetrix and Landauer’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. […]

YPF Sociedad Anonima (YPF) & Its Peers Head-To-Head Analysis

YPF Sociedad Anonima (NYSE: YPF) is one of 23 publicly-traded companies in the “Integrated Oil & Gas” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare YPF Sociedad Anonima to related businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, dividends, valuation, risk and analyst recommendations. Analyst Recommendations This is […]

Azure Power Global Ltd. (AZRE) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Azure Power Global Ltd. (NYSE:AZRE) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Azure Power Global Limited is a producer and developer of solar energy. The Company’s services include design, engineering and construction of grid integrated solar […]

Brokers Offer Predictions for Netflix, Inc.’s Q4 2018 Earnings (NFLX)

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) – Investment analysts at KeyCorp dropped their Q4 2018 earnings estimates for shares of Netflix in a report released on Monday. KeyCorp analyst A. Hargreaves now expects that the Internet television network will post earnings of $0.61 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.65. KeyCorp has a […]

Hitachi Const Mach (HTCMY) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Strong-Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Hitachi Const Mach (NASDAQ:HTCMY) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has $74.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture, sale, service and rental of construction and […]

Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Upgraded to Hold by Pivotal Research

Pivotal Research upgraded shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. Pivotal Research currently has $160.00 price target on the software company’s stock, up from their prior price target of $118.00. A number of other analysts also recently weighed in on […]

Gener8 Maritime Inc (GNRT) Upgraded to “Hold” by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Gener8 Maritime Inc (NASDAQ:GNRT) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning. Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Jefferies Group LLC restated a buy rating and issued a $10.00 price objective on shares of Gener8 Maritime in a […]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (CPK) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Sidoti

Sidoti started coverage on shares of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm issued a neutral rating and a $85.00 price objective on the utilities provider’s stock. Separately, BidaskClub upgraded Chesapeake Utilities Corporation from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report on Saturday, […]

BroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSFT) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “BroadSoft, Inc. is engaged in providing software that enables fixed-line, mobile and cable service providers to deliver voice and multimedia services over their Internet protocol-based, or IP-based, networks. The […]

Amerigo Resources (ARREF) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Strong Sell”

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Amerigo Resources (NASDAQ:ARREF) from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Amerigo Resources Ltd., through its subsidiary, is engaged in producing and selling copper and molybdenum concentrates primarily in Chile. Amerigo Resources Ltd. is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. […]

Visa Inc. (V) Given New $123.00 Price Target at Barclays PLC

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) had its price target increased by Barclays PLC from $114.00 to $123.00 in a research note released on Wednesday. They currently have an overweight rating on the credit-card processor’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on V. Sandler O’Neill reiterated a hold rating on shares of Visa in a […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Hennessy Advisors (HNNA) Stock Price

News coverage about Hennessy Advisors (NASDAQ:HNNA) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest […]

QuickLogic Corporation (QUIK) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.26

Media headlines about QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ:QUIK) have been trending positive this week, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. QuickLogic […]

BTG plc (BTG) Given “Buy” Rating at Numis Securities Ltd

Numis Securities Ltd reiterated their buy rating on shares of BTG plc (LON:BTG) in a research report released on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 900 ($11.96) price objective on the stock. Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Shore Capital reiterated a not rated rating on shares of BTG […]

Head-To-Head Contrast: FMC Corporation (FMC) & DowDuPont (DWDP)

FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and DowDuPont (NASDAQ:DWDP) are both large-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and earnings. Earnings & Valuation This table compares FMC Corporation and DowDuPont’s revenue, earnings per share […]

Genesee & Wyoming (GWR) versus Its Competitors Critical Analysis

Genesee & Wyoming (NYSE: GWR) is one of 28 public companies in the “Ground Freight & Logistics” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Genesee & Wyoming to similar businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, risk, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends and valuation. Profitability This table compares […]

Head to Head Survey: 3M (MMM) & E I Du Pont De Nemours And (DD)

E I Du Pont De Nemours And (NYSE: DD) and 3M (NYSE:MMM) are both large-cap industrials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent ratings and […]

Rathbone Brothers plc (RAT) Given “Hold” Rating at Shore Capital

Shore Capital reiterated their hold rating on shares of Rathbone Brothers plc (LON:RAT) in a research report released on Wednesday. Several other analysts also recently commented on RAT. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a hold rating and set a GBX 2,630 ($34.95) target price on shares of Rathbone Brothers plc in a report on Wednesday. Numis Securities […]

International Consolidated Airlns Grp SA (IAG) Given a GBX 680 Price Target by Deutsche Bank AG Analysts

Deutsche Bank AG set a GBX 680 ($9.04) price objective on International Consolidated Airlns Grp SA (LON:IAG) in a report released on Wednesday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 256 […]

FY2018 EPS Estimates for El Paso Electric Company (EE) Reduced by Analyst

El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) – Stock analysts at Jefferies Group dropped their FY2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of El Paso Electric in a research report issued on Monday. Jefferies Group analyst A. Crowdell now forecasts that the utilities provider will post earnings per share of $2.41 for the year, down from their […]

Willbros Group, Inc. (WG) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE:WG) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Willbros Group, Inc. is an independent contractor serving the oil, gas and power industries, providing construction, engineering and specialty services to industry and government entities worldwide. […]

Yelp Inc. (YELP) Given Outperform Rating at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group restated their outperform rating on shares of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) in a report issued on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a $48.00 target price on the local business review company’s stock, up from their previous target price of $40.00. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on YELP. B. Riley reissued […]

Sodexo SA (SDXAY) Upgraded by Sanford C. Bernstein to “Outperform”

Sanford C. Bernstein upgraded shares of Sodexo SA (OTCMKTS:SDXAY) from a market perform rating to an outperform rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. ValuEngine upgraded Sodexo SA from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research […]

HeidelbergCement AG (HDELY) Downgraded by J P Morgan Chase & Co to Underweight

J P Morgan Chase & Co cut shares of HeidelbergCement AG (OTC:HDELY) from a neutral rating to an underweight rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on HDELY. Citigroup Inc. upgraded shares of HeidelbergCement AG from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a […]

Head to Head Analysis: Installed Building Products (IBP) and TopBuild Corp. (BLD)

Installed Building Products (NYSE: IBP) and TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD) are both mid-cap construction companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Installed Building Products and TopBuild Corp.’s top-line […]

Head to Head Survey: Ryanair Holdings PLC (RYAAY) & Its Competitors

Ryanair Holdings PLC (NASDAQ: RYAAY) is one of 31 publicly-traded companies in the “Airlines” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Ryanair Holdings PLC to similar businesses based on the strength of its valuation, risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations. Earnings and Valuation This table […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Oak Valley Bancorp (CA) (OVLY) Share Price

Media coverage about Oak Valley Bancorp (CA) (NASDAQ:OVLY) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being […]

Intu Properties PLC (CSCG) Reaches New 1-Year Low at $221.90

Intu Properties PLC (LON:CSCG) hit a new 52-week low on Thursday . The stock traded as low as GBX 221.90 ($2.95) and last traded at GBX 221.90 ($2.95), with a volume of shares. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: “[[title]]” was reported by [[site]] and is the sole property of of [[site]]. If you are accessing this piece […]

Datawatch Corporation (DWCH) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds

News headlines about Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ:DWCH) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being […]

Popular, Inc. (BPOP) Reaches New 12-Month Low at $32.14

Popular, Inc. (NASDAQ:BPOP) shares hit a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as $32.14 and last traded at $32.16, with a volume of 466,208 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $33.07. A number of brokerages have issued reports on BPOP. Zacks Investment Research lowered Popular […]

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS) Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub downgraded shares of SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research note published on Wednesday. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a buy rating and set a $16.00 price objective (down previously from $23.00) on shares of SeaWorld […]

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX) Upgraded to “Sell” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a report published on Wednesday. Separately, TheStreet raised shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a c+ rating to a b- rating in a research note on Friday, August 4th. Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox (FOX) traded […]

Tower International, Inc. (TOWR) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Tower International, Inc. (NYSE:TOWR) from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. Several other equities analysts have also commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Tower International from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on […]

Home BancShares, Inc. (HOMB) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS

Home BancShares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOMB) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The financial services provider reported $0.32 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.33 by ($0.01), Bloomberg Earnings reports. Home BancShares had a net margin of 33.97% and a return on equity of 13.77%. During the same period […]

$55.17 Million in Sales Expected for Bellatrix Exploration Ltd (BXE) This Quarter

Analysts expect that Bellatrix Exploration Ltd (NYSE:BXE) (TSE:BXE) will post $55.17 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have made estimates for Bellatrix Exploration’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $51.40 million and the highest estimate coming in at $58.93 million. Bellatrix Exploration reported sales […]

Automatic Data Processing to Post FY2018 Earnings of $3.81 Per Share, Wedbush Forecasts (ADP)

Automatic Data Processing (NYSE:ADP) – Equities research analysts at Wedbush issued their FY2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Automatic Data Processing in a research report issued on Tuesday. Wedbush analyst M. Katri anticipates that the business services provider will post earnings per share of $3.81 for the year. A number of other research […]

Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Price Target Raised to GBX 4,000 at HSBC Holdings plc

Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) had its price objective increased by HSBC Holdings plc from GBX 3,900 ($51.82) to GBX 4,000 ($53.15) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. HSBC Holdings plc currently has a buy rating on the stock. RIO has been the subject of several other research reports. Deutsche Bank AG […]

U and I Group PLC (UAI) Given Buy Rating at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reissued their buy rating on shares of U and I Group PLC (LON:UAI) in a report published on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 230 ($3.06) price objective on the stock. Shares of U and I Group PLC (LON UAI) traded down 0.54% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 185.50. The stock […]

Zalando SE (ZAL) Given a €34.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG set a €34.00 ($40.00) target price on Zalando SE (FRA:ZAL) in a research report released on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a sell rating on the stock. Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Kepler Capital Markets set a €44.00 ($51.76) target price on shares of Zalando SE and […]

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT) Price Target Raised to C$75.00

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) had its price target upped by stock analysts at CIBC from C$67.00 to C$75.00 in a report issued on Thursday. CIBC’s price target would indicate a potential downside of 0.01% from the company’s current price. Several other analysts also recently weighed in on WFT. Scotiabank lifted their target price […]

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Warrants Expiring 12/31/2021 (GNK) versus Eagle Bulk Shipping (EGLE) Head-To-Head Review

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Warrants Expiring 12/31/2021 (NYSE: GNK) and Eagle Bulk Shipping (NASDAQ:EGLE) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, dividends and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Internet Gold Golden Lines (IGLD) Stock Price

News stories about Internet Gold Golden Lines (NASDAQ:IGLD) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest […]

Stantec (STN) vs. The Competition Head-To-Head Survey

Stantec (NYSE: STN) is one of 48 public companies in the “Construction & Engineering” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Stantec to similar companies based on the strength of its dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation and earnings. Profitability This table compares Stantec and its peers’ net […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact DRDGOLD Limited (DRD) Stock Price

Press coverage about DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE:DRD) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being […]