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American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AXL) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AXL) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the sixteen ratings firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating on […]

Babcock (BW) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

Shares of Babcock (NYSE:BW) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the eight ratings firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a hold rating to the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have […]

Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR) Expected to Announce Earnings of $1.36 Per Share

Wall Street analysts predict that Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) will post earnings of $1.36 per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Lamar Advertising’s earnings. Lamar Advertising posted earnings of $0.87 per share during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year-over-year growth rate of 56.3%. […]

Head-To-Head Analysis: Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) versus Its Rivals

Israel Chemicals Shs (NYSE: ICL) is one of 28 publicly-traded companies in the “Agricultural Chemicals” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Israel Chemicals Shs to related businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, earnings, valuation, risk and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares […]

Analyzing Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited (CCM) and HealthStream (HSTM)

Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited (NYSE: CCM) and HealthStream (NASDAQ:HSTM) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations and dividends. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets […]

TELUS Corporation (TU) Receives $45.00 Average Target Price from Analysts

Shares of TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU) (TSE:T) have earned an average rating of “Buy” from the eight ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The average […]

TransAlta Corporation (TAC) Receives $7.00 Average Price Target from Brokerages

TransAlta Corporation (NYSE:TAC) (TSE:TA) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seven analysts that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last […]

Splunk Inc. (SPLK) Receives $73.27 Consensus PT from Brokerages

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) has been given an average rating of “Buy” by the forty brokerages that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eleven have given a hold recommendation and twenty-eight have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month target price […]

Brokerages Set Molina Healthcare Inc (MOH) Target Price at $62.23

Molina Healthcare Inc (NYSE:MOH) has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the nineteen brokerages that are covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, ten have issued a hold recommendation and four have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year price […]

Ericsson (ERIC) Issues Earnings Results

Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) posted its earnings results on Friday. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.01 by ($0.07), Morningstar.com reports. Ericsson had a negative return on equity of 3.16% and a negative net margin of 6.40%. The company had revenue of $47.80 billion during the quarter, compared […]

Installed Building Products (IBP) & TopBuild Corp. (BLD) Head to Head Comparison

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

Alaris Royalty Corp. (AD) Receives C$24.29 Average Target Price from Analysts

Shares of Alaris Royalty Corp. (TSE:AD) have earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the eight brokerages that are covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokers that have issued […]

Head to Head Analysis: E Commerce China Dangdang (DANG) & Its Peers

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

BlueLinx Holdings (BXC) versus GMS (GMS) Critical Contrast

BlueLinx Holdings (NYSE: BXC) and GMS (NYSE:GMS) are both small-cap construction companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership. Valuation & Earnings This table compares BlueLinx Holdings and GMS’s top-line revenue, earnings per share […]

Contrasting Omeros Corporation (OMER) & Its Competitors

Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) is one of 293 public companies in the “Bio Therapeutic Drugs” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Omeros Corporation to related businesses based on the strength of its earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, risk and dividends. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Omeros […]

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the eleven research firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have given a hold recommendation and four have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average […]

Olin Corporation (OLN) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN) has been given an average rating of “Buy” by the eleven ratings firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and six have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month target price among brokers […]

Nivalis Therapeutics, Inc. (ALPN) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Nivalis Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALPN) has been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the nine research firms that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average […]

Critical Analysis: PerkinElmer (PKI) vs. Natus Medical (BABY)

PerkinElmer (NYSE: PKI) and Natus Medical (NASDAQ:BABY) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, valuation and institutional ownership. Earnings & Valuation This table compares PerkinElmer and Natus Medical’s top-line revenue, earnings per […]

Critical Contrast: Loxo Oncology (LOXO) vs. Its Competitors

Loxo Oncology (NASDAQ: LOXO) is one of 293 publicly-traded companies in the “Bio Therapeutic Drugs” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Loxo Oncology to similar companies based on the strength of its profitability, risk, earnings, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Institutional & Insider Ownership 51.0% of shares […]

Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (TXRH) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity

Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a note issued to investors on Sunday. They presently have a $51.00 price target on the restaurant operator’s stock. Canaccord Genuity’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 1.27% from the company’s current price. TXRH has been the subject […]

Contrasting Repligen Corporation (RGEN) and TherapeuticsMD (TXMD)

Repligen Corporation (NASDAQ: RGEN) and TherapeuticsMD (NASDAQ:TXMD) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk. Profitability This table compares Repligen Corporation and TherapeuticsMD’s net margins, return on equity and return […]

United States Steel Corporation (X) & Dynamic Materials Corp. (BOOM) Head to Head Survey

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) and Dynamic Materials Corp. (NASDAQ:BOOM) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and analyst recommendations. Risk and Volatility United States Steel Corporation has a beta of […]

Taseko Mines Ltd (TGB) Receives $0.50 Consensus Price Target from Brokerages

Shares of Taseko Mines Ltd (NYSEMKT:TGB) (TSE:TKO) have received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the eight ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating, two have assigned a buy rating and one has issued […]

Brokerages Set Facebook, Inc. (FB) Price Target at $186.14

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the fifty-one ratings firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have given a hold recommendation, forty-three have given a buy recommendation and three have assigned a strong buy recommendation to the […]

Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) Given a $26.00 Price Target at SunTrust Banks, Inc.

SunTrust Banks, Inc. set a $26.00 price target on Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) in a research note published on Saturday. The firm currently has a hold rating on the bank’s stock. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Associated Banc-Corp’s Q4 2017 earnings at $0.38 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $1.50 EPS, Q1 2018 earnings at $0.37 EPS […]

Cementos Pacasmayo S.A.A. (CPAC) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Sell

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Cementos Pacasmayo S.A.A. (NYSE:CPAC) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Saturday. A number of other research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Cementos Pacasmayo S.A.A. from a sell rating to a hold rating in a […]

Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RBGLY) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (OTCMKTS:RBGLY) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Saturday morning. According to Zacks, “Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc engages in manufacturing and distributing household, toiletry, pharmaceutical and food products. The company offers antiseptic liquids, depilatory products, medicated sore […]

Head to Head Comparison: Weis Markets (WMK) vs. Sprouts Farmers Market (SFM)

Weis Markets (NYSE: WMK) and Sprouts Farmers Market (NASDAQ:SFM) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and risk. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Weis Markets and Sprouts Farmers Market’s revenue, earnings […]

Contrasting West Marine (WMAR) & Its Competitors

West Marine (NASDAQ: WMAR) is one of 21 publicly-traded companies in the “Other Specialty Retailers” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare West Marine to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings and profitability. Insider and Institutional Ownership 57.9% of West […]

Brokerages Set Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PTLA) Target Price at $64.45

Shares of Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTLA) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the twelve brokerages that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokerages that […]

Ericsson (ERIC) Upgraded to Hold by ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Saturday. A number of other analysts have also commented on ERIC. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a neutral – hold rating and set a $7.00 price target on shares of Ericsson in a report on Friday, June […]

Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc. (ALSN) Upgraded to “Buy” by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ALSN) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Saturday. A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co cut Allison Transmission Holdings from an overweight rating to a […]

Klondex Mines Ltd (KLDX) Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub cut shares of Klondex Mines Ltd (NYSEMKT:KLDX) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research report report published on Saturday. KLDX has been the topic of several other reports. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Klondex Mines from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Thursday, August […]

Brokerages Set CCL Industries Inc. (CCL.B) Target Price at $114.17

Shares of CCL Industries Inc. (TSE:CCL.B) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the seven ratings firms that are covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and four have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year price target among […]

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG) Lowered to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NASDAQ:STNG) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Saturday morning. According to Zacks, “Scorpio Tankers Inc. is a provider of marine transportation of petroleum products worldwide. The Company’s initial fleet consists of three modern panamax tankers. Its vessels carry […]

KB Home (KBH) Downgraded by Wedbush

Wedbush lowered shares of KB Home (NYSE:KBH) from an outperform rating to a neutral rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, Marketbeat reports. Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut KB Home from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research […]

Keane Group Inc (FRAC) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Keane Group Inc (NASDAQ:FRAC) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Wednesday. Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Piper Jaffray Companies restated a buy rating and set a $16.15 price objective (down from $17.00) on shares of Keane Group […]

Great Ajax Corp. (AJX) Receives $15.33 Average Price Target from Analysts

Shares of Great Ajax Corp. (NYSE:AJX) have received an average rating of “Buy” from the seven ratings firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, three have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating on the company. The […]

RealNetworks (RNWK) vs. Kayak Software Corp (KYAK) Head to Head Analysis

RealNetworks (NASDAQ: RNWK) and Kayak Software Corp (NASDAQ:KYAK) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings and risk. Valuation and Earnings This table compares RealNetworks and Kayak Software Corp’s revenue, earnings […]

Analyzing Weis Markets (WMK) and Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (CBD)

Weis Markets (NYSE: WMK) and Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (NYSE:CBD) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and dividends. Profitability This table compares Weis Markets and Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao’s net margins, […]

Brokerages Set Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (KERX) PT at $7.28

Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:KERX) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the nine research firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month […]

BMO Capital Markets Lowers The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (HAIN) to Market Perform

BMO Capital Markets lowered shares of The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAIN) from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, Marketbeat.com reports. The firm currently has $44.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $48.00. A number of other brokerages […]

Baker Hughes, a GE company Class A (BHGE) PT Set at $44.00 by Scotiabank

Baker Hughes, a GE company Class A (NASDAQ:BHGE) has been assigned a $44.00 target price by equities research analysts at Scotiabank in a report released on Saturday. The brokerage currently has a “hold” rating on the stock. Scotiabank’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 32.29% from the stock’s previous close. Other equities research […]

National Commerce Corporation (NCOM) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of National Commerce Corporation (NASDAQ:NCOM) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Thursday morning. According to Zacks, “National Commerce Corporation is a bank holding company. It offers services which include demand deposits, interest-bearing transaction accounts, money market accounts, savings deposits, certificates of deposit, commercial […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Morgan Advanced Ma (MCRUF) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Morgan Advanced Ma (NASDAQ:MCRUF) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Morgan Advanced Materials plc provides ceramic materials. It engaged in design and manufacture components for use in ultrasonic Accoustic Doppler Current Profilers technologies for oceanographic, waterway and waste […]

Head to Head Analysis: Apigee Corp (APIC) & Perficient (PRFT)

Apigee Corp (NASDAQ: APIC) and Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT) are both technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Apigee Corp and Perficient’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and […]

Financial Analysis: Navient Corporation (NAVI) versus Its Peers

Navient Corporation (NASDAQ: NAVI) is one of 27 public companies in the “Consumer Lending” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Navient Corporation to similar businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, risk, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current […]

$0.03 Earnings Per Share Expected for LendingClub Corporation (LC) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts forecast that LendingClub Corporation (NYSE:LC) will announce $0.03 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Six analysts have made estimates for LendingClub Corporation’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.01 to $0.04. LendingClub Corporation reported earnings per share of ($0.04) during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive […]

International Business Machines Corporation’s (IBM) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Stifel Nicolaus

Stifel Nicolaus reissued their buy rating on shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) in a research note released on Wednesday. They currently have a $182.00 price target on the technology company’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. UBS AG reaffirmed a hold rating and issued […]