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Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Federal-Mogul Holdings (FDML) Share Price

News headlines about Federal-Mogul Holdings (NASDAQ:FDML) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing 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 […]

Carl Zeiss Meditec AG’s (AFX) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at DZ Bank AG

DZ Bank AG reissued their sell rating on shares of Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (ETR:AFX) in a research note published on Thursday morning. A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on AFX. Berenberg Bank set a €48.00 ($56.47) price target on Carl Zeiss Meditec AG and gave the stock a buy rating […]

Carrefour SA (CA) Given a €20.00 Price Target by J P Morgan Chase & Co Analysts

J P Morgan Chase & Co set a €20.00 ($23.53) target price on Carrefour SA (EPA:CA) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. CA has been the subject of several other research reports. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a €16.20 ($19.06) […]

Unilever NV (UNIA) Given a €54.00 Price Target by Baader Bank Analysts

Baader Bank set a €54.00 ($63.53) price target on Unilever NV (AMS:UNIA) in a research note released on Thursday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other analysts also recently commented on UNIA. Barclays PLC set a €50.00 ($58.82) price objective on Unilever NV and gave the company a buy rating […]

Allergan PLC. to Post FY2019 Earnings of $17.68 Per Share, William Blair Forecasts (AGN)

Allergan PLC. (NYSE:AGN) – Analysts at William Blair reduced their FY2019 EPS estimates for shares of Allergan PLC. in a research note issued to investors on Monday. William Blair analyst T. Lugo now expects that the company will post earnings of $17.68 per share for the year, down from their prior forecast of $18.90. Allergan […]

Financial Analysis: Legg Mason (LM) and The Competition

Legg Mason (NYSE: LM) is one of 55 public companies in the “Investment Management & Fund Operators” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Legg Mason to similar companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation and risk. Dividends Legg Mason pays an […]

Head to Head Comparison: Hershey Company (The) (HSY) vs. Amira Nature Foods (ANFI)

Hershey Company (The) (NYSE: HSY) and Amira Nature Foods (NYSE:ANFI) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, risk and analyst recommendations. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices […]

Brokerages Set Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) PT at $23.82

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) has received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the twenty-three brokerages that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have issued a hold recommendation, twelve have given a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy recommendation to the […]

BorgWarner Inc. (BWA) Price Target Raised to $45.00 at Buckingham Research

BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) had its target price hoisted by Buckingham Research from $37.00 to $45.00 in a report issued on Thursday. Buckingham Research currently has a neutral rating on the auto parts company’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a hold rating and issued […]

eHealth, Inc. (EHTH) Given New $24.00 Price Target at Wells Fargo & Co

eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:EHTH) had its target price lifted by Wells Fargo & Co from $18.00 to $24.00 in a report issued on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a market perform rating on the financial services provider’s stock. EHTH has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Cantor Fitzgerald restated a buy […]

SLM Corporation (SLM) Given a $13.00 Price Target by FBR & Co Analysts

FBR & Co set a $13.00 target price on SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) in a research report report published on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the credit services provider’s stock. SLM has been the topic of several other research reports. Citigroup Inc. initiated coverage on SLM Corporation in a research note on […]

Earthstone Energy Inc (ESTE) Shares Gap Down to $9.04

Earthstone Energy Inc (NASDAQ:ESTE) shares gapped down prior to trading on Friday . The stock had previously closed at $8.88, but opened at $9.04. Earthstone Energy shares last traded at $9.07, with a volume of 261,370 shares changing hands. Several brokerages have recently issued reports on ESTE. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Earthstone Energy from a […]

TrovaGene, Inc. (TROV) Shares Down 0.6%

Shares of TrovaGene, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROV) dropped 0.6% during trading on Friday . The stock traded as low as $0.78 and last traded at $0.80. Approximately 264,539 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 58% from the average daily volume of 627,998 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.81. TROV has been the […]

Lassonde Industries Inc (LAS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Desjardins

Lassonde Industries Inc (TSE:LAS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by Desjardins in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. Desjardins also issued estimates for Lassonde Industries’ Q3 2017 earnings at $2.54 EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at $3.46 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $10.67 EPS and FY2018 earnings at $11.90 EPS. Separately, National Bank Financial downgraded […]

Range Resources Corp. (RRC) Given a $35.00 Price Target by Piper Jaffray Companies Analysts

Piper Jaffray Companies set a $35.00 target price on Range Resources Corp. (NYSE:RRC) in a research note published on Thursday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the oil and gas exploration company’s stock. Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on RRC. Robert W. Baird reduced their target price on Range Resources […]

JD.com, Inc. (JD) Given a $49.00 Price Target by KeyCorp Analysts

KeyCorp set a $49.00 price target on JD.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:JD) in a research report released on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the information services provider’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Vetr upgraded JD.com from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating and […]

Brokers Set Expectations for Mastercard Incorporated’s FY2019 Earnings (MA)

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) – Analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings issued their FY2019 earnings per share estimates for Mastercard in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. Oppenheimer Holdings analyst G. Greene anticipates that the credit services provider will post earnings of $6.13 per share for the year. Oppenheimer Holdings currently has a “Buy” rating and a […]

Research Analysts Set Expectations for Halyard Health, Inc.’s FY2019 Earnings (HYH)

Halyard Health, Inc. (NYSE:HYH) – Analysts at KeyCorp issued their FY2019 earnings estimates for Halyard Health in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. KeyCorp analyst M. Mishan expects that the medical instruments supplier will post earnings per share of $2.28 for the year. KeyCorp has a “Hold” rating on the stock. […]

Cormorant Asset Management, LLC Has 5% Stake in AnaptysBio, Inc. (ANAB)

Cormorant Asset Management, LLC revealed that they own 5% of AnaptysBio, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANAB) in a Schedule 13G disclosure that was filed with the SEC on Friday, October 20th. The investor owns 1,168,394 shares of the stock valued at approximately $75,560,040. The reporting parties listed on the disclosure included Cormorant Global Healthcare Master Fund, LP, Cormorant […]

Essex Property Trust (ESS) vs. Two Harbors Investments Corp (TWO) Head-To-Head Contrast

Essex Property Trust (NYSE: ESS) and Two Harbors Investments Corp (NYSE:TWO) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends and profitability. Institutional and Insider Ownership 99.5% of Essex Property Trust shares are […]

Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NLS) Receives $22.67 Consensus Price Target from Brokerages

Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:NLS) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the seven analysts that are covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and six have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have […]

Critical Contrast: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) vs. Its Peers

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) is one of 30 publicly-traded companies in the “E-commerce & Auction Services” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Alibaba Group Holding Limited to related companies based on the strength of its profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, risk and dividends. Risk & […]

Bank of America Corporation Raises Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Price Target to $225.00

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) had its target price raised by Bank of America Corporation from $199.00 to $225.00 in a report issued on Tuesday. A number of other research firms also recently weighed in on NFLX. Jefferies Group LLC set a $190.00 price objective on Netflix and gave the company a neutral rating in a report […]

Lam Research Corporation (LRCX) Given New $235.00 Price Target at Needham & Company LLC

Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX) had its price target boosted by Needham & Company LLC from $220.00 to $235.00 in a report published on Thursday. They currently have a buy rating on the semiconductor company’s stock. A number of other research analysts also recently commented on the company. Bank of America Corporation increased their target price […]

IDEX Corporation (IEX) Given “Neutral” Rating at Seaport Global Securities

Seaport Global Securities reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of IDEX Corporation (NYSE:IEX) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. Seaport Global Securities also issued estimates for IDEX Corporation’s Q4 2017 earnings at $1.07 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $4.26 EPS, Q1 2018 earnings at $1.11 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $1.15 EPS, Q3 2018 […]

MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (MTSI) Earns “Buy” Rating from Needham & Company LLC

Needham & Company LLC reissued their buy rating on shares of MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:MTSI) in a research note published on Tuesday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm currently has a $45.00 price target on the semiconductor company’s stock, down from their previous price target of $56.00. “MTSI shares traded down 12% yesterday […]

Wedbush Analysts Give Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) a $93.00 Price Target

Wedbush set a $93.00 target price on Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) in a report published on Tuesday morning, MarketBeat reports. The firm currently has a sell rating on the Internet television network’s stock. Wedbush also issued estimates for Netflix’s Q4 2017 earnings at $0.42 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $1.26 EPS, Q1 2018 earnings at $0.51 EPS, […]

Myovant Sciences Ltd (MYOV) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Myovant Sciences Ltd (NASDAQ:MYOV) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Myovant Sciences Ltd. is a biopharmaceutical company. It focused on developing and commercializing therapies for women’s health diseases and other endocrine-related disorders, including advanced prostate cancer. The company’s […]

J.M. Smucker Company (The) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.78 (SJM)

J.M. Smucker Company (The) (NYSE:SJM) declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 20th, RTT News reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 10th will be paid a dividend of 0.78 per share on Friday, December 1st. This represents a $3.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.99%. J.M. Smucker Company (The) […]

Ulta Beauty Inc. (ULTA) to Post Q1 2019 Earnings of $2.28 Per Share, William Blair Forecasts

Ulta Beauty Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) – Stock analysts at William Blair issued their Q1 2019 earnings estimates for shares of Ulta Beauty in a report issued on Tuesday. William Blair analyst D. Hofkin anticipates that the specialty retailer will post earnings per share of $2.28 for the quarter. William Blair also issued estimates for Ulta Beauty’s […]

FY2018 Earnings Estimate for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. Issued By Jefferies Group (CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) – Research analysts at Jefferies Group upped their FY2018 EPS estimates for shares of Cliffs Natural Resources in a report released on Tuesday. Jefferies Group analyst S. Rosenfeld now expects that the mining company will post earnings per share of $1.19 for the year, up from their prior forecast of […]

Financial Analysis: HP (HPQ) & Its Competitors

HP (NYSE: HPQ) is one of 31 public companies in the “Computer Hardware” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare HP to related businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends. Risk and Volatility HP has a beta of 1.94, suggesting […]

Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) and Boston Properties (BXP) Head to Head Contrast

Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE: OFC) and Boston Properties (NYSE:BXP) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations and risk. Risk & Volatility Corporate Office Properties Trust has a beta of 0.81, […]

-$0.68 Earnings Per Share Expected for Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (TNXP) This Quarter

Brokerages expect that Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:TNXP) will announce earnings of ($0.68) per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Zero analysts have made estimates for Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp.’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.64) and the lowest estimate coming in at ($0.71). Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. reported earnings […]

Hibbett Sports’ (HIBB) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at SunTrust Banks, Inc.

SunTrust Banks, Inc. reissued their hold rating on shares of Hibbett Sports, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIBB) in a research report report published on Tuesday. They currently have a $13.00 price target on the stock. Several other brokerages have also recently commented on HIBB. Robert W. Baird reiterated a neutral rating and issued a $15.00 price objective (down […]

Ensco Plc’s (ESV) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at FBR & Co

Ensco Plc (NYSE:ESV)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by equities research analysts at FBR & Co in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. UBS AG raised shares of Ensco Plc from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and lifted […]

Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IONS) Earns Buy Rating from Needham & Company LLC

Needham & Company LLC reiterated their buy rating on shares of Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IONS) in a research note published on Tuesday. They currently have a $64.00 price objective on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also commented on IONS. Jefferies Group LLC restated an underperform rating and set a $18.00 target price […]

Neurometrix (NURO) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.14

News coverage about Neurometrix (NASDAQ:NURO) has trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one […]

First Trust Intrmdt Drtn Prfrd & Incm Fd Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.15 (FPF)

First Trust Intrmdt Drtn Prfrd & Incm Fd (NYSE:FPF) announced a monthly dividend on Friday, October 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 2nd will be given a dividend of 0.1525 per share on Wednesday, November 15th. This represents a $1.83 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.43%. The ex-dividend date […]

Ngl Energy Partners Lp (NGL) to Issue $0.39 Quarterly Dividend

Ngl Energy Partners Lp (NYSE:NGL) declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 6th will be paid a dividend of 0.39 per share by the oil and gas company on Tuesday, November 14th. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 13.74%. The […]

Research Analysts Offer Predictions for Spark Therapeutics, Inc.’s FY2018 Earnings (ONCE)

Spark Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ONCE) – Stock analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald raised their FY2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Spark Therapeutics in a report issued on Sunday. Cantor Fitzgerald analyst E. Piros now anticipates that the biotechnology company will post earnings of ($5.14) per share for the year, up from their prior forecast of ($5.54). […]

Finisar Corporation (FNSR) Shares Up 0.8%

Shares of Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ:FNSR) shot up 0.8% during mid-day trading on Friday . The stock traded as high as $24.00 and last traded at $23.40. 2,373,109 shares were traded during mid-day trading, a decline of 20% from the average session volume of 2,969,390 shares. The stock had previously closed at $23.20. Several research firms […]

Comerica Incorporated (CMA) to Post FY2018 Earnings of $5.28 Per Share, Wedbush Forecasts

Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) – Stock analysts at Wedbush raised their FY2018 EPS estimates for shares of Comerica in a research report issued on Tuesday. Wedbush analyst P. Winter now expects that the financial services provider will post earnings per share of $5.28 for the year, up from their previous estimate of $5.23. Several other equities […]

Prana Biotechnology Ltd (PRAN) Trading 6.7% Higher

Prana Biotechnology Ltd (NASDAQ:PRAN)’s share price traded up 6.7% during trading on Friday . The company traded as high as $3.60 and last traded at $3.47. 469,333 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 1,182% from the average session volume of 36,614 shares. The stock had previously closed at $3.25. Separately, ValuEngine raised […]

HC Wainwright Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Sierra Metals Inc. (SMTS)

HC Wainwright reissued their buy rating on shares of Sierra Metals Inc. (NASDAQ:SMTS) in a research note released on Tuesday morning. HC Wainwright currently has a $3.50 price objective on the stock. Separately, Scotiabank restated a sector outperform rating on shares of Sierra Metals in a research note on Thursday, August 31st. Shares of Sierra […]

Par Pacific Holdings, Inc. (PARR) Earns “Buy” Rating from Cowen and Company

Cowen and Company reissued their buy rating on shares of Par Pacific Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PARR) in a research note released on Tuesday morning. They currently have a $20.00 target price on the stock. A number of other brokerages have also recently issued reports on PARR. Zacks Investment Research cut Par Pacific Holdings from a hold […]

Quality Systems’ (QSII) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird reissued their hold rating on shares of Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII) in a research note released on Tuesday morning. They currently have a $15.00 target price on the stock. Several other analysts also recently commented on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada started coverage on shares of Quality Systems in a research […]

Brokerages Set Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (PLYA) Price Target at $13.45

Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ:PLYA) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the eight analysts that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have […]

Analyzing E Commerce China Dangdang (DANG) & Its Rivals

E Commerce China Dangdang (NYSE: DANG) is one of 30 publicly-traded companies in the “E-commerce & Auction Services” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare E Commerce China Dangdang to similar businesses based on the strength of its earnings, valuation, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk. Risk and […]

Analyzing UBS AG (UBS) and Ameriprise Financial Services (AMP)

UBS AG (NYSE: UBS) and Ameriprise Financial Services (NYSE:AMP) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for […]