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Comparing Limoneira (LMNR) & Origin Agritech (SEED)

Limoneira (NASDAQ:LMNR) and Origin Agritech (NASDAQ:SEED) are both small-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings and dividends. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Limoneira and Origin Agritech’s gross revenue, earnings per share […]

Investors Purchase High Volume of Compass Diversified Call Options (CODI)

Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Traders acquired 768 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 773% compared to the average volume of 88 call options. CODI opened at $14.27 on Thursday. Compass Diversified has a twelve month low of $11.60 and a […]

Reviewing BOS Better OnLine Sol (BOSC) & eRoomSystem Technologies (ERMS)

BOS Better OnLine Sol (NASDAQ:BOSC) and eRoomSystem Technologies (OTCMKTS:ERMS) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, risk and dividends. Valuation & Earnings This table compares BOS Better OnLine Sol and […]

Equities Analysts Issue Forecasts for Chubb Ltd’s FY2020 Earnings (CB)

Chubb Ltd (NYSE:CB) – Analysts at William Blair issued their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Chubb in a research report issued on Monday, January 14th. William Blair analyst A. Klauber anticipates that the financial services provider will post earnings per share of $11.00 for the year. Chubb (NYSE:CB) last announced its quarterly earnings […]

FY2020 EPS Estimates for Goodfood Market Corp. (FOO) Reduced by Desjardins

Goodfood Market Corp. (TSE:FOO) – Research analysts at Desjardins decreased their FY2020 earnings estimates for shares of Goodfood Market in a research report issued on Tuesday, January 15th. Desjardins analyst F. Tremblay now anticipates that the company will post earnings of $0.05 per share for the year, down from their previous forecast of $0.11. Goodfood […]

Piper Jaffray Companies Comments on NetScout Systems, Inc.’s Q1 2020 Earnings (NTCT)

NetScout Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTCT) – Equities research analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies upped their Q1 2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for NetScout Systems in a report released on Monday, January 14th. Piper Jaffray Companies analyst A. Nowinski now forecasts that the technology company will post earnings of $0.14 per share for the quarter, up […]

Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) Price Target Raised to C$335.00 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Canadian Pacific Railway (TSE:CP) (NYSE:CP) had its price target upped by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from C$332.00 to C$335.00 in a report released on Monday. Several other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. CIBC upped their price objective on shares of Canadian Pacific Railway from C$300.00 to C$310.00 in a report on […]

Raymond James Cuts Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund (CHE.UN) Price Target to C$15.00

Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund (TSE:CHE.UN) had its price objective lowered by Raymond James from C$19.50 to C$15.00 in a research report released on Monday. The brokerage currently has an outperform rating on the stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. CIBC cut shares of Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund from […]

Acadian Timber (ADN) Price Target Cut to C$16.00 by Analysts at CIBC

Acadian Timber (TSE:ADN) had its price target decreased by CIBC from C$17.00 to C$16.00 in a report released on Monday. CIBC currently has an average rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on ADN. Royal Bank of Canada raised Acadian Timber from a sector perform rating to […]

Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Rating Reiterated by BMO Capital Markets

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) (NYSE:BNS)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at BMO Capital Markets in a report released on Tuesday. They currently have a C$85.00 target price on the bank’s stock. BMO Capital Markets’ price objective would suggest a potential upside of 17.61% from the company’s current price. Other […]

Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc to Post Q4 2019 Earnings of $0.72 Per Share, Jefferies Financial Group Forecasts (PBH)

Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc (NYSE:PBH) – Jefferies Financial Group cut their Q4 2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Prestige Consumer Healthcare in a report issued on Monday, January 14th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst S. Wissink now expects that the company will post earnings per share of $0.72 for the quarter, down from their prior […]

Travis Perkins’ (TPK) Buy Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital restated their buy rating on shares of Travis Perkins (LON:TPK) in a research report released on Monday. TPK has been the topic of several other research reports. UBS Group reissued a neutral rating on shares of Travis Perkins in a research note on Wednesday, December 5th. Barclays reaffirmed an equal weight rating and […]

Cogeco Communications Inc Forecasted to Post FY2019 Earnings of $6.23 Per Share (CCA)

Cogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) – Equities researchers at Desjardins lowered their FY2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of Cogeco Communications in a research report issued on Monday, January 14th. Desjardins analyst M. Yaghi now forecasts that the company will earn $6.23 per share for the year, down from their prior estimate of $6.33. Desjardins […]

JD Sports Fashion’s (JD) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

Shore Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of JD Sports Fashion (LON:JD) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. JD has been the topic of a number of other reports. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of JD Sports Fashion in a research note on Wednesday, October 17th. Credit […]

Credit Suisse Group Analysts Give Deutsche Lufthansa (LHA) a €25.62 Price Target

Credit Suisse Group set a €25.62 ($29.79) price target on Deutsche Lufthansa (ETR:LHA) in a research note published on Monday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently commented on LHA. Sanford C. Bernstein set a €27.00 ($31.40) price objective on Deutsche Lufthansa […]

Spirax-Sarco Engineering (SPX) Receives “Equal weight” Rating from Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley restated their equal weight rating on shares of Spirax-Sarco Engineering (LON:SPX) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on SPX. Bank of America reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 7,000 ($91.47) price objective on shares of Spirax-Sarco Engineering in […]

LiveWorld (LVWD) vs. Rimini Street (RMNI) Head to Head Survey

LiveWorld (OTCMKTS:LVWD) and Rimini Street (NASDAQ:RMNI) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares LiveWorld and Rimini Street’s net margins, return on equity and […]

Analyzing First US Bancshares (FUSB) & Columbia Banking System (COLB)

First US Bancshares (NASDAQ:FUSB) and Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares First US Bancshares and Columbia Banking System’s net margins, return […]

FY2019 EPS Estimates for Ares Capital Co. (ARCC) Cut by Oppenheimer

Ares Capital Co. (NASDAQ:ARCC) – Stock analysts at Oppenheimer decreased their FY2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Ares Capital in a note issued to investors on Sunday, January 13th. Oppenheimer analyst L. Rudary now anticipates that the investment management company will post earnings per share of $1.62 for the year, down from […]

Healthcare Services Group (HCSG) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Healthcare Services Group (NASDAQ:HCSG) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Healthcare Services Group, Inc. provides housekeeping, laundry, linen, facility maintenance and food services to the health care industry, including nursing homes, retirement complexes, rehabilitation centers […]

National Bank Financial Equities Analysts Cut Earnings Estimates for Teck Resources Ltd (TECK)

Teck Resources Ltd (NYSE:TECK) (TSE:TECK) – Research analysts at National Bank Financial reduced their FY2019 earnings per share estimates for Teck Resources in a report issued on Sunday, January 13th. National Bank Financial analyst S. Nagle now expects that the basic materials company will earn $3.11 per share for the year, down from their prior […]

Hudson (HUD) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research

Hudson (NYSE:HUD) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. The brokerage presently has a $16.00 target price on the stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price indicates a potential upside of 22.61% from the stock’s previous close. According to Zacks, […]

Continental (CON) Given a €130.00 Price Target by Nord/LB Analysts

Continental (ETR:CON) received a €130.00 ($151.16) price objective from Nord/LB in a report issued on Tuesday. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Nord/LB’s target price points to a potential upside of 0.12% from the stock’s previous close. CON has been the subject of several other reports. Goldman Sachs Group set a […]

Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on Synopsys (SNPS)

Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) was the target of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Stock investors bought 982 put options on the company. This represents an increase of 934% compared to the typical volume of 95 put options. Several research analysts have issued reports on the company. BidaskClub lowered Synopsys from a “hold” rating to a […]

Mercadolibre Sees Unusually High Options Volume (MELI)

Mercadolibre Inc (NASDAQ:MELI) saw unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock investors purchased 6,830 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 935% compared to the average volume of 660 put options. Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of MELI. Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its holdings in […]

Equities Analysts Set Expectations for Infosys Ltd’s FY2019 Earnings (INFY)

Infosys Ltd (NYSE:INFY) – Stock analysts at KeyCorp reduced their FY2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Infosys in a report issued on Sunday, January 13th. KeyCorp analyst A. Ramnani now forecasts that the technology company will earn $0.50 per share for the year, down from their prior forecast of $0.52. Infosys (NYSE:INFY) […]

National Bank Financial Weighs in on Shaw Communications Inc’s FY2019 Earnings (SJR)

Shaw Communications Inc (NYSE:SJR) (TSE:SJR.B) – Investment analysts at National Bank Financial lowered their FY2019 EPS estimates for shares of Shaw Communications in a research note issued on Monday, January 14th. National Bank Financial analyst A. Shine now forecasts that the company will earn $0.98 per share for the year, down from their prior forecast […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate First Financial Northwest, Inc. (FFNW) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $11.10 Million

Equities analysts forecast that First Financial Northwest, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFNW) will post sales of $11.10 million for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have issued estimates for First Financial Northwest’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $11.20 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $10.99 million. First […]

Amex Exploration (AMX) Trading 21.1% Higher

Amex Exploration Inc (CVE:AMX)’s share price traded up 21.1% during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as C$0.23 and last traded at C$0.23. 260,500 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 84% from the average session volume of 141,732 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$0.19. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: “[[title]]” […]

Mosman Oil And Gas (MSMN) Trading Up 6%

Mosman Oil And Gas Ltd (LON:MSMN) shares were up 6% during trading on Tuesday . The company traded as high as GBX 0.28 ($0.00) and last traded at GBX 0.27 ($0.00). Approximately 2,631,463 shares were traded during mid-day trading, a decline of 64% from the average daily volume of 7,210,000 shares. The stock had previously […]

Q3 2019 Earnings Forecast for JetBlue Airways Co. Issued By Imperial Capital (JBLU)

JetBlue Airways Co. (NASDAQ:JBLU) – Equities researchers at Imperial Capital lifted their Q3 2019 earnings estimates for JetBlue Airways in a research report issued on Monday, January 14th. Imperial Capital analyst M. Derchin now expects that the transportation company will post earnings of $0.58 per share for the quarter, up from their prior estimate of […]

Hilltop (HTH) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Hilltop (NYSE:HTH) is set to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, January 24th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.43 per share for the quarter. Hilltop (NYSE:HTH) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.38 earnings per share for the quarter, […]

International Speedway (ISCB) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday

International Speedway (OTCMKTS:ISCB) will post its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, January 24th. OTCMKTS:ISCB opened at $43.41 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.16, a quick ratio of 2.71 and a current ratio of 2.71. The company has a market capitalization of $1.91 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of […]

Bankwell Financial Group (BWFG) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. According to Zacks, “Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. is a commercial bank which serves residents and businesses primarily in Fairfield and New Haven Counties, CT. It offers […]

Capricor Therapeutics (CAPR) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Capricor Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CAPR) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Monday. According to Zacks, “Capricor Therapeutics, Inc. is a biotechnology company. It is focused on the development of novel therapeutics to prevent and treat heart disease. The Company has two drug candidates […]

Argo Group (ARGO) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Argo Group (NASDAQ:ARGO) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. The firm currently has $75.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “PXRE Group Ltd. provides reinsurance products and services to a worldwide marketplace. They primarily emphasize commercial […]

BABCOCK Intl Gr/ADR (BCKIY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of BABCOCK Intl Gr/ADR (OTCMKTS:BCKIY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Monday. According to Zacks, “Babcock International Group PLC offers engineering support services to the defense, energy, emergency services, transport and education sectors. The Company’s operating segment consists of Marine and Technology, Defence […]

Limelight Networks, Inc. (LLNW) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $45.49 Million

Equities research analysts predict that Limelight Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:LLNW) will announce sales of $45.49 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have provided estimates for Limelight Networks’ earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $43.82 million and the highest is $49.82 million. Limelight Networks posted sales of $48.19 million during the […]

Reviewing TEGNA (TGNA) & Television Francaise 1 (TVFCF)

TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) and Television Francaise 1 (OTCMKTS:TVFCF) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability and dividends. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for TEGNA and […]

Oaktree Capital Group (OAK) versus Westwood Holdings Group (WHG) Critical Contrast

Oaktree Capital Group (NYSE:OAK) and Westwood Holdings Group (NYSE:WHG) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and institutional ownership. Dividends Oaktree Capital Group pays an annual dividend of $2.80 per share and has […]

Seaport Global Securities Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for Marathon Oil Co. (MRO)

Marathon Oil Co. (NYSE:MRO) – Equities research analysts at Seaport Global Securities cut their Q1 2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Marathon Oil in a note issued to investors on Monday, January 14th. Seaport Global Securities analyst J. Aschenbeck now anticipates that the oil and gas producer will earn $0.14 per share for the […]

Euronav (EURN) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Euronav (NYSE:EURN) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report released on Tuesday. The firm currently has a $8.75 target price on the shipping company’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price points to a potential upside of 13.64% from the company’s current price. According to Zacks, […]

Boenning Scattergood Weighs in on Monmouth R.E. Inv. Corp.’s Q2 2019 Earnings (MNR)

Monmouth R.E. Inv. Corp. (NYSE:MNR) – Analysts at Boenning Scattergood cut their Q2 2019 earnings estimates for Monmouth R.E. Inv. in a research report issued on Monday, January 14th. Boenning Scattergood analyst M. Ross now anticipates that the real estate investment trust will post earnings of $0.23 per share for the quarter, down from their […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Goodrich Petroleum (GDP) to Strong Sell

Goodrich Petroleum (NYSEAMERICAN:GDP) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report issued on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Goodrich Petroleum Corporation is an exploration and production company. It engaged in the exploitation, development and production of natural gas and crude oil primarily in the Haynesville Shale […]

Watkin Jones (WJG) Hits New 1-Year High Following Dividend Announcement

Shares of Watkin Jones PLC (LON:WJG) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Wednesday following a dividend announcement from the company. The company traded as high as GBX 228 ($2.98) and last traded at GBX 220 ($2.87), with a volume of 534726 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at GBX 220 ($2.87). […]

Q1 2019 EPS Estimates for First Republic Bank Reduced by FIG Partners (FRC)

First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) – Stock analysts at FIG Partners lowered their Q1 2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of First Republic Bank in a report released on Tuesday, January 15th. FIG Partners analyst T. Coffey now anticipates that the bank will earn $1.27 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast […]

Foresight Energy (FELP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Foresight Energy (NYSE:FELP) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Foresight Energy Partners LP is a producer and marketer of thermal coal. It operates four underground mining complexes, all in the Illinois Basin region of the United States. The […]

TheStreet Lowers ICC (ICCH) to D+

TheStreet lowered shares of ICC (NASDAQ:ICCH) from a c- rating to a d+ rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. NASDAQ ICCH opened at $13.51 on Monday. ICC has a twelve month low of $13.23 and a twelve month high of $16.77. The stock has a market cap of $44.63 million, a […]

Comerica (CMA) Trading Up 5.5% on Better-Than-Expected Earnings

Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA)’s share price was up 5.5% on Wednesday after the company announced better than expected quarterly earnings. The stock traded as high as $78.50 and last traded at $78.13. Approximately 3,566,990 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 80% from the average daily volume of 1,976,281 shares. The stock had previously closed […]

WABCO Holdings Inc. to Post Q1 2019 Earnings of $2.22 Per Share, Piper Jaffray Companies Forecasts (WBC)

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC) – Piper Jaffray Companies reduced their Q1 2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of WABCO in a report released on Sunday, January 13th. Piper Jaffray Companies analyst A. Potter now anticipates that the auto parts company will earn $2.22 per share for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of […]