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Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (GALT) Now Covered by Roth Capital

Stock analysts at Roth Capital initiated coverage on shares of Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:GALT) in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The brokerage set a “buy” rating and a $8.00 price target on the stock. Roth Capital’s price target indicates a potential upside of 218.73% from the company’s previous close. Several other research firms […]

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) Price Target Cut to $67.00

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ:NCLH) had its target price dropped by equities researchers at Stifel Nicolaus from $69.00 to $67.00 in a report released on Thursday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus’ target price points to a potential upside of 16.58% from the stock’s current price. A number […]

UBS AG Analysts Give Unilever NV (UNIA) a €51.00 Price Target

Unilever NV (AMS:UNIA) has been given a €51.00 ($60.00) price objective by equities researchers at UBS AG in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. UNIA has been the subject of several other research reports. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a €46.00 ($54.12) price […]

Textron Inc. (TXT) Shares Sold by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. reduced its holdings in Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) by 0.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 46,511 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after selling 143 shares during the quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.’s holdings in […]

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Buys 41,200 Shares of tronc, Inc. (TRNC)

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. raised its stake in shares of tronc, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRNC) by 30.1% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 178,101 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 41,200 shares during the quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management […]

Traders Sell Stryker Co. (SYK) on Strength (SYK)

Traders sold shares of Stryker Co. (NYSE:SYK) on strength during trading on Tuesday. $28.73 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $58.14 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $29.41 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, Stryker had the 0th highest net […]

Q3 2017 EPS Estimates for Diamondback Energy, Inc. Boosted by Analyst (FANG)

Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) – SunTrust Banks upped their Q3 2017 earnings estimates for shares of Diamondback Energy in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. SunTrust Banks analyst N. Dingmann now expects that the oil and natural gas company will earn $1.23 per share for the quarter, up from their prior […]

Greene County Bancorp (GCBC) Receives News Impact Score of 0.00

Media stories about Greene County Bancorp (NASDAQ:GCBC) have been trending somewhat negative on Thursday, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 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 […]

Smart Sand (SND) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

Press coverage about Smart Sand (NYSE:SND) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Smart […]

Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.03 EPS

Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The business services provider reported $1.13 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.10 by $0.03, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The firm had revenue of $3.72 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $3.69 billion. Omnicom Group had […]

Universal Forest Products, Inc. (UFPI) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.08 EPS

Universal Forest Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPI) issued its earnings results on Tuesday. The construction company reported $1.64 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.56 by $0.08, RTT News reports. The company had revenue of $1.06 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $984.99 million. Universal Forest Products had a […]

217,205 Shares in Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) Purchased by Janus Henderson Group PLC

Janus Henderson Group PLC purchased a new position in shares of Clovis Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLVS) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor purchased 217,205 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock, valued at approximately $20,337,000. Janus Henderson Group PLC owned about 0.44% of Clovis […]

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) Stake Raised by Janus Henderson Group PLC

Janus Henderson Group PLC grew its position in American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) by 152.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 343,736 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 207,647 shares during the period. Janus Henderson Group PLC’s holdings in […]

2,992 Shares in Welltower Inc. (HCN) Acquired by Shelton Capital Management

Shelton Capital Management acquired a new position in Welltower Inc. (NYSE:HCN) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund acquired 2,992 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $224,000. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their […]

Pool Corporation (POOL) Shares Bought by Janus Henderson Group PLC

Janus Henderson Group PLC grew its holdings in Pool Corporation (NASDAQ:POOL) by 377.0% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 201,674 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after acquiring an additional 159,391 shares during the period. Janus Henderson Group PLC […]

470,831 Shares in Sanofi (SNY) Purchased by Janus Henderson Group PLC

Janus Henderson Group PLC purchased a new stake in Sanofi (NYSE:SNY) in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor purchased 470,831 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $22,558,000. Several other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in SNY. Fisher […]

Shelton Capital Management Takes $230,000 Position in NewJersey Resources Corporation (NJR)

Shelton Capital Management bought a new position in NewJersey Resources Corporation (NYSE:NJR) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 5,790 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $230,000. Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced […]

Shelton Capital Management Takes $235,000 Position in Southwest Gas Corporation (SWX)

Shelton Capital Management purchased a new position in Southwest Gas Corporation (NYSE:SWX) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 3,218 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $235,000. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors […]

Macquarie Group Ltd. Has $4.67 Million Stake in Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IRWD)

Macquarie Group Ltd. decreased its holdings in shares of Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IRWD) by 1.0% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 247,485 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after selling 2,501 shares during the quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. owned 0.18% of Ironwood […]

Macquarie Group Ltd. Boosts Position in K2M Group Holdings, Inc. (KTWO)

Macquarie Group Ltd. boosted its stake in K2M Group Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTWO) by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 200,656 shares of the medical device company’s stock after purchasing an additional 581 shares during the period. Macquarie Group Ltd. owned about 0.46% of K2M […]

L Brands, Inc. (LB) Stake Held by Barings LLC

Barings LLC maintained its stake in shares of L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 6,300 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock at the close of the 2nd quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in L […]

Ignyta, Inc. (RXDX) PT Set at $15.00 by Cantor Fitzgerald

Ignyta, Inc. (NASDAQ:RXDX) has been assigned a $15.00 price target by research analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald in a research note issued on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Cantor Fitzgerald’s price objective suggests a potential downside of 7.69% from the company’s previous close. The analysts wrote, “Entrectinib has […]

Macquarie Group Ltd. Increases Position in Woodward, Inc. (WWD)

Macquarie Group Ltd. increased its stake in shares of Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD) by 165.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 76,130 shares of the technology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 47,474 shares during the quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. owned about 0.12% […]

American National Insurance Company (ANAT) Position Maintained by Barings LLC

Barings LLC continued to hold its position in shares of American National Insurance Company (NASDAQ:ANAT) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,840 shares of the insurance provider’s stock at the close of the 2nd quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in […]

RR Donnelley & Sons Co (RRD) Holdings Maintained by Barings LLC

Barings LLC held its stake in shares of RR Donnelley & Sons Co (NASDAQ:RRD) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 26,566 shares of the business services provider’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Barings LLC’s holdings in RR […]

Royal Bank of Canada Acquires 32,246 Shares of PowerShares Fin. Preferred Port. (PGF)

Royal Bank of Canada boosted its holdings in shares of PowerShares Fin. Preferred Port. (NYSE:PGF) by 8.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 397,710 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 32,246 shares during […]

CONSOL Energy Inc. (CNX) PT Set at $17.00 by SunTrust Banks, Inc.

CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE:CNX) has been assigned a $17.00 target price by equities research analysts at SunTrust Banks, Inc. in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm presently has a “hold” rating on the oil and gas producer’s stock. SunTrust Banks, Inc.’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 5.72% from the […]

Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (PTEN) Stake Decreased by Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada decreased its holdings in Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN) by 66.2% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 359,920 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 706,293 shares during the period. Royal Bank of […]

Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. (TNDM) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. (NASDAQ:TNDM) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. is a medical device company. The Company designs, develops, and commercializes products for people with insulin-dependent diabetes. Its products include t:slim […]

WFG Advisors LP Has $224,000 Position in HCP, Inc. (HCP)

WFG Advisors LP lowered its position in shares of HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) by 2.8% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 7,016 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 201 shares during the quarter. WFG Advisors LP’s holdings in HCP […]

Carter’s, Inc. (CRI) Holdings Maintained by WFG Advisors LP

WFG Advisors LP maintained its position in shares of Carter’s, Inc. (NYSE:CRI) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,010 shares of the textile maker’s stock at the end of the second quarter. WFG Advisors LP’s holdings […]

WFG Advisors LP Sells 618 Shares of Hasbro, Inc. (HAS)

WFG Advisors LP trimmed its position in Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) by 26.0% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,762 shares of the company’s stock after selling 618 shares during the period. WFG Advisors LP’s holdings in Hasbro […]

Sentry Investment Management LLC Increases Stake in AutoZone, Inc. (AZO)

Sentry Investment Management LLC grew its stake in shares of AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) by 3.4% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,273 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 74 shares during the period. Sentry Investment Management LLC’s holdings in […]

Hanmi Financial Corporation (HAFC) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.21

Hanmi Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:HAFC) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 19th, RTT News reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 30th will be given a dividend of 0.21 per share by the bank on Monday, November 20th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.71%. Hanmi Financial Corporation […]

27,272 Shares in IHS Markit Ltd. (INFO) Purchased by Sentry Investment Management LLC

Sentry Investment Management LLC purchased a new position in IHS Markit Ltd. (NASDAQ:INFO) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor purchased 27,272 shares of the business services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $1,201,000. A number of other hedge funds and […]

EP Wealth Advisors LLC Has $8.16 Million Stake in General Dynamics Corporation (GD)

EP Wealth Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) by 2.1% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 41,182 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after buying an additional 837 shares during the period. […]

Guaranty Federal Bancshares (GFED) versus BankFinancial Corporation (BFIN) Financial Comparison

Guaranty Federal Bancshares (NASDAQ: GFED) and BankFinancial Corporation (NASDAQ:BFIN) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, profitability, risk and institutional ownership. Volatility & Risk Guaranty Federal Bancshares has a beta of 0.59, meaning that […]

Comparing Standex Int'l Corp. (SXI) & Its Peers

Standex Int'l Corp. (NYSE: SXI) is one of 18 public companies in the “Industrial Machinery” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Standex Int'l Corp. to similar businesses based on the strength of its profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings. Valuation & Earnings This table compares […]

Sonoco Products Company (SON) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance

Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.68-0.74 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.71. Several research firms have issued reports on SON. Bank of America Corporation upgraded shares of Sonoco Products from an […]

Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (SPB) Forecasted to Post FY2017 Earnings of $5.57 Per Share

Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SPB) – Analysts at KeyCorp boosted their FY2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Spectrum Brands Holdings in a research report issued on Monday. KeyCorp analyst J. Gere now forecasts that the company will post earnings of $5.57 per share for the year, up from their previous estimate of […]

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Meets Expectations

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The cell phone carrier reported $0.98 EPS for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.98, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $31.70 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $31.45 billion. Verizon Communications had a net margin of […]

B. Riley Reaffirms Hold Rating for ASML Holding N.V. (ASML)

B. Riley restated their hold rating on shares of ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) in a report released on Monday morning. They currently have a $162.00 price objective on the semiconductor company’s stock. A number of other research firms have also commented on ASML. BNP Paribas upgraded shares of ASML Holding N.V. from a neutral rating […]

Maxim Group Analysts Give Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (BCLI) a $9.00 Price Target

Maxim Group set a $9.00 price target on Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:BCLI) in a report published on Monday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the biotechnology company’s stock. Separately, ValuEngine downgraded Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Friday, July 14th. Shares of […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Aerohive Networks (HIVE) Share Price

Press coverage about Aerohive Networks (NYSE:HIVE) has been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most […]

KeyCorp Reiterates Buy Rating for Cavium, Inc. (CAVM)

Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAVM)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by analysts at KeyCorp in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. They currently have a $80.00 price objective on the semiconductor provider’s stock. KeyCorp’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 14.43% from the stock’s previous close. CAVM has been the subject of a […]

MORG STAN E-MKT (MSD) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.07

Media headlines about MORG STAN E-MKT (NYSE:MSD) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest […]

Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (DFRG) Director Ian Russell Carter Buys 8,900 Shares of Stock

Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) Director Ian Russell Carter acquired 8,900 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 17th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $12.70 per share, for a total transaction of $113,030.00. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 47,239 shares of the company’s stock, […]

Cell MedX Corp (CMXC) CEO Frank Mcenulty Purchases 481,016 Shares of Stock

Cell MedX Corp (NASDAQ:CMXC) CEO Frank Mcenulty acquired 481,016 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, October 12th. The shares were bought at an average price of $0.25 per share, for a total transaction of $120,254.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, […]

CYS Investments (CYS) versus Hatteras Financial Corp. (HTS) Financial Review

CYS Investments (NYSE: CYS) and Hatteras Financial Corp. (NYSE:HTS) are both finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability and earnings. Volatility and Risk CYS Investments has a beta of 0.68, suggesting that its stock […]

Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) Expected to Post Earnings of $1.32 Per Share

Brokerages predict that Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) will report earnings of $1.32 per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Three analysts have made estimates for Wynn Resorts, Limited’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $1.25 and the highest is $1.40. Wynn Resorts, Limited reported earnings per share of $0.75 during the same quarter last […]