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Heico Corporation (HEI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Heico Corporation (NYSE:HEI) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Monday. According to Zacks, “Heico Corporation is engaged primarily in certain niche segments of the aviation, defense, space and electronics industries through its Hollywood, FL-based HEICO Aerospace Holdings Corp. subsidiary and its […]

Parkway Properties Inc. Plans Special Dividend of $4.00 (PKY)

Parkway Properties Inc. (NYSE:PKY) declared a special dividend on Monday, September 25th, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 9th will be given a dividend of 4.00 per share by the real estate investment trust on Tuesday, October 10th. Parkway Properties has decreased its dividend by an average of 4.1% annually over the […]

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FDS) Announces Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The business services provider reported $1.90 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.89 by $0.01, Bloomberg Earnings reports. FactSet Research Systems had a net margin of 29.02% and a return on equity of 55.72%. The business had revenue of $326.60 […]

ETRADE Capital Management LLC Grows Stake in Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (IART)

ETRADE Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:IART) by 4.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 14,941 shares of the life sciences company’s stock after purchasing an additional 617 shares during the quarter. ETRADE […]

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (AEIS) Shares Sold by ETRADE Capital Management LLC

ETRADE Capital Management LLC lowered its position in Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEIS) by 8.2% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 12,989 shares of the electronics maker’s stock after selling 1,163 shares during the quarter. ETRADE Capital Management […]

ProQR Therapeutics N.V. (PRQR) PT Raised to $20.00

ProQR Therapeutics N.V. (NASDAQ:PRQR) had its target price boosted by equities research analysts at JMP Securities from $14.00 to $20.00 in a research report issued on Tuesday. The firm currently has an “outperform” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. JMP Securities’ target price would suggest a potential upside of 210.08% from the company’s previous close. […]

NewLink Genetics Corporation (NLNK) Receives Buy Rating from Cantor Fitzgerald

Cantor Fitzgerald reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of NewLink Genetics Corporation (NASDAQ:NLNK) in a research note issued to investors on Monday. Cantor Fitzgerald currently has a $26.00 price objective on the biotechnology company’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on NLNK. ValuEngine cut shares of NewLink Genetics Corporation from a […]

Health Insurance Innovations’ (HIIQ) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Cantor Fitzgerald

Cantor Fitzgerald reissued their buy rating on shares of Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIIQ) in a report published on Monday morning. They currently have a $38.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. “This morning, HIIQ filed an 8-K which indicates, in our opinion, an improving regulatory outlook.”,” Cantor Fitzgerald’s analyst commented. A number […]

Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) Receives Hold Rating from Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.

Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. restated their hold rating on shares of Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) in a report released on Monday. Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on EXEL. William Blair reissued an outperform rating on shares of Exelixis in a research note on Friday, June 16th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Exelixis […]

Pinebridge Investments L.P. Trims Holdings in Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI)

Pinebridge Investments L.P. decreased its position in shares of Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) by 86.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 15,367 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock after selling 99,368 shares during the quarter. Pinebridge Investments L.P.’s holdings in Darden […]

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (AEIS) Holdings Increased by Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEIS) by 19.0% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 44,048 shares of the electronics maker’s stock after acquiring an additional 7,034 shares during the period. Citigroup […]

Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) Stake Lifted by Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. grew its position in shares of Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP) by 10.8% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 332,660 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 32,501 shares during the period. Citigroup […]

Comstock Mining (LODE) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds

News coverage about Comstock Mining (NYSE:LODE) has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. […]

Pinebridge Investments L.P. Has $1.34 Million Position in RR Donnelley & Sons Co (RRD)

Pinebridge Investments L.P. raised its holdings in shares of RR Donnelley & Sons Co (NASDAQ:RRD) by 22.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 107,164 shares of the business services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 19,509 shares during the […]

TopBuild Corp. (BLD) Stake Lowered by Pinebridge Investments L.P.

Pinebridge Investments L.P. reduced its position in shares of TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD) by 4.6% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 25,283 shares of the construction company’s stock after selling 1,228 shares during the period. Pinebridge Investments L.P. owned approximately […]

Analyzing C.R. Bard (BCR) & Meridian Bioscience (VIVO)

C.R. Bard (NYSE: BCR) and Meridian Bioscience (NASDAQ:VIVO) are both medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current recommendations for C.R. Bard and Meridian Bioscience, […]

ICU Medical, Inc. (ICUI) Stake Lifted by Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. grew its position in shares of ICU Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICUI) by 104.3% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 17,190 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock after purchasing an additional 8,775 shares during the period. Citigroup Inc. […]

Pinebridge Investments L.P. Has $1.43 Million Holdings in RLI Corp. (RLI)

Pinebridge Investments L.P. grew its stake in RLI Corp. (NYSE:RLI) by 425.5% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 26,215 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after buying an additional 21,226 shares during the period. Pinebridge Investments L.P. owned approximately 0.06% of […]

Citigroup Inc. Acquires 10,672 Shares of Allete, Inc. (ALE)

Citigroup Inc. grew its holdings in Allete, Inc. (NYSE:ALE) by 33.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 42,869 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 10,672 shares during the period. Citigroup Inc. owned 0.08% of Allete worth […]

Reed's (REED) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.02

Media coverage about Reed's (NYSE:REED) has been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most […]

Columbia Sportswear Company (COLM) Position Trimmed by ETRADE Capital Management LLC

ETRADE Capital Management LLC trimmed its position in shares of Columbia Sportswear Company (NASDAQ:COLM) by 2.2% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 13,501 shares of the textile maker’s stock after selling 309 shares during the period. ETRADE […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Energy Focus (EFOI) Share Price

Media stories about Energy Focus (NASDAQ:EFOI) have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the […]

Oncobiologics (ONS) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.09

News articles about Oncobiologics (NYSE:ONS) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being […]

Comparing Mindray Medical International (MR) & ABIOMED (ABMD)

Mindray Medical International (NYSE: MR) and ABIOMED (NASDAQ:ABMD) are both healthcare companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability and risk. Institutional & Insider Ownership 89.7% of ABIOMED shares are held by institutional investors. 7.0% of […]

Head-To-Head Review: Cooper-Standard Holdings (CPS) vs. Lear Corporation (LEA)

Cooper-Standard Holdings (NYSE: CPS) and Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, risk and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Cooper-Standard Holdings […]

Broadcom (BRCM) & QuickLogic Corporation (QUIK) Head to Head Review

Broadcom (NASDAQ: BRCM) and QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ:QUIK) are both technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership and dividends. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Broadcom and QuickLogic Corporation’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) […]

Contrasting New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) and Washington Federal (WFSL)

New York Community Bancorp (NYSE: NYCB) and Washington Federal (NASDAQ:WFSL) are both finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability and valuation. Profitability This table compares New York Community Bancorp and Washington Federal’s net margins, […]

Critical Review: OM Asset Management PLC (OMAM) & Manning & Napier (MN)

OM Asset Management PLC (NYSE: OMAM) and Manning & Napier (NYSE:MN) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation and earnings. Volatility & Risk OM Asset Management PLC has a beta of […]

Reviewing Geospace Technologies Corporation (GEOS) & Superior Energy Services (SPN)

Geospace Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: GEOS) and Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, risk, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Geospace Technologies Corporation and […]

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO) Given “Buy” Rating at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.

Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reiterated their buy rating on shares of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO) in a research report sent to investors on Monday. They currently have a $112.00 target price on the stock. TTWO has been the subject of several other reports. Benchmark Co. reissued a buy rating and issued a $110.00 price objective […]

Trifast plc (TRI) Receives “Buy” Rating from N+1 Singer

N+1 Singer reissued their buy rating on shares of Trifast plc (LON:TRI) in a report issued on Monday. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on TRI. FinnCap boosted their price target on Trifast plc from GBX 240 ($3.23) to GBX 254 ($3.42) and gave the stock a buy rating in a research […]

Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Monday morning. According to Zacks, “Ross Stores has a positive record of earnings surprises in 12 of the trailing 13 quarters. In second-quarter fiscal 2017, both the top and bottom lines topped […]

Vantiv, Inc. (VNTV) Receives “Buy” Rating from Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. reiterated their buy rating on shares of Vantiv, Inc. (NYSE:VNTV) in a report published on Monday. Citigroup Inc. currently has a $83.00 price objective on the business services provider’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also recently weighed in on VNTV. Bank of America Corporation assumed coverage on shares of Vantiv in […]

Square, Inc. (SQ) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Monday morning. They currently have $32.00 price objective on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Square has outperformed the industry on a year-to-date basis. The company’s comprehensive commerce ecosystem, accelerated business growth […]

Thor Industries, Inc. (THO) Given “Buy” Rating at Northcoast Research

Northcoast Research reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a $134.00 price target on the construction company’s stock, up from their prior price target of $120.00. THO has been the subject of several other reports. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a […]

BNP Paribas SA (BNP) – Analysts’ Recent Ratings Updates

Several analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets for BNP Paribas SA (EPA: BNP): 9/26/2017 – BNP Paribas SA was given a new €75.00 ($89.29) price target on by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. 9/25/2017 – BNP Paribas SA was given a new €67.00 […]

Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (WWW) Price Target Increased to $24.50 by Analysts at Morgan Stanley

Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE:WWW) had its price objective increased by Morgan Stanley from $22.50 to $24.50 in a report released on Monday. They currently have an equal weight rating on the textile maker’s stock. Several other brokerages have also issued reports on WWW. BidaskClub raised Wolverine World Wide from a hold rating to a […]

Zillow Group (ZG) and Forest City Enterprises (FCE-A) Head-To-Head Analysis

Zillow Group (NASDAQ: ZG) and Forest City Enterprises (NASDAQ:FCE-A) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, valuation, dividends and analyst recommendations. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current recommendations for Zillow […]

ConocoPhillips (COP) versus Its Competitors Financial Contrast

ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) is one of 243 publicly-traded companies in the “Oil & Gas Exploration and Production” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare ConocoPhillips to similar businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, valuation, risk and dividends. Dividends ConocoPhillips pays an annual dividend […]

Glencore PLC (GLEN) PT Set at GBX 347 by Morgan Stanley

Glencore PLC (LON:GLEN) received a GBX 347 ($4.67) price target from equities research analysts at Morgan Stanley in a report released on Tuesday. The firm presently has a “neutral” rating on the natural resources company’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 0.84% from the company’s current price. A number of […]

Lafargeholcim Ltd (LHN) PT Set at CHF 57 by J P Morgan Chase & Co

Lafargeholcim Ltd (VTX:LHN) has been given a CHF 57 price target by stock analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. A number of other research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. S&P Global […]

SENIOR GBP0.10 (SNIRF) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

SENIOR GBP0.10 (NASDAQ:SNIRF) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a $2.75 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective indicates a potential upside of 12.20% from the stock’s current price. According to […]

Maiden Holdings, Ltd. (MHLD) Receives “Hold” Rating from FBR & Co

FBR & Co reissued their hold rating on shares of Maiden Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MHLD) in a research note published on Monday morning. They currently have a $11.00 target price on the insurance provider’s stock. FBR & Co also issued estimates for Maiden Holdings’ Q1 2019 earnings at $0.33 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $0.41 EPS […]

Janus Capital Group, Inc (JHG) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Wells Fargo & Company

Wells Fargo & Company assumed coverage on shares of Janus Capital Group, Inc (NYSE:JHG) in a research report released on Monday morning. The firm issued a market perform rating and a $36.00 price objective on the stock. A number of other research analysts have also recently commented on JHG. UBS AG started coverage on Janus […]

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SPPI) Given New $13.00 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLC

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPPI) had its target price upped by Jefferies Group LLC from $9.00 to $13.00 in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the biotechnology company’s stock. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Spectrum Pharmaceuticals’ FY2021 earnings at $1.07 EPS. Other analysts also […]

ManpowerGroup (MAN) Position Lowered by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. reduced its stake in ManpowerGroup (NYSE:MAN) by 3.9% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 398,683 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 15,972 shares during the quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas […]

Lazard Asset Management LLC Acquires 185,684 Shares of American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AXL)

Lazard Asset Management LLC lifted its holdings in American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AXL) by 18,947.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 186,664 shares of the auto parts company’s stock after acquiring an additional 185,684 shares during the […]

Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) Shares Bought by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. boosted its holdings in Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) by 6.1% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,763,856 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 101,590 shares during the quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. […]

Research Analysts’ Upgrades for September, 26th (BTI, DISCA, DOVA, GGP, INN, KIM, LB, MAC, MO, RARX)

Research Analysts’ upgrades for Tuesday, September 26th: British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) was upgraded by analysts at Cowen and Company from a market perform rating to an outperform rating. Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCA) was upgraded by analysts at UBS AG from a sell rating to a neutral rating. Dova Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DOVA) was upgraded by analysts at […]

Shaftesbury plc’s (SHB) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their hold rating on shares of Shaftesbury plc (LON:SHB) in a research report released on Monday morning. The firm currently has a GBX 1,025 ($13.78) target price on the real estate investment trust’s stock. SHB has been the topic of several other reports. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a reduce rating and issued a […]