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Mesa Royalty Trust (MTR) Announces $0.10 Monthly Dividend

Mesa Royalty Trust (NYSE:MTR) announced a monthly dividend on Friday, October 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, October 31st will be given a dividend of 0.0998 per share by the energy company on Wednesday, January 31st. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.72%. […]

Columbia Banking System, Inc. (COLB) Announces $0.22 Quarterly Dividend

Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ:COLB) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 31st will be given a dividend of 0.22 per share by the financial services provider on Tuesday, November 14th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of […]

1st Source Corporation (SRCE) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.20

1st Source Corporation (NASDAQ:SRCE) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 6th will be given a dividend of 0.20 per share by the financial services provider on Wednesday, November 15th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.53%. […]

Smiths Group plc (SMIN) Shares Up 1.2%

Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN) shot up 1.2% during mid-day trading on Friday . The company traded as high as GBX 1,559 ($20.71) and last traded at GBX 1,555 ($20.66). 1,159,933 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 3% from the average session volume of 1,193,330 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX […]

Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SGYP) Given a $8.00 Price Target by HC Wainwright Analysts

Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGYP) has been assigned a $8.00 price objective by analysts at HC Wainwright in a research report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. HC Wainwright’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 184.70% from the stock’s previous close. A number of other […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Horiba Ltd (HRIBF) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Horiba Ltd (NASDAQ:HRIBF) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Horiba Ltd. engages in manufacture and sale of instruments and systems for industrial applications. Its operating segments include Automotive Test Systems, Process and Environmental Instruments, Semiconductor […]

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Leerink Swann

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reissued by analysts at Leerink Swann in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. They presently have a $165.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $150.00. Leerink Swann’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 15.87% from the company’s previous […]

Mizuho Downgrades Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. (HAWK) to Neutral

Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAWK) was downgraded by stock analysts at Mizuho from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. They currently have a $50.00 price objective on the credit services provider’s stock. Mizuho’s target price points to a potential upside of 42.25% from the stock’s previous close. HAWK […]

Roka Bioscience (ROKA) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

News coverage about Roka Bioscience (NASDAQ:ROKA) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative media 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 nearest to one being the most favorable. Roka […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Akers Biosciences (AKER) Stock Price

News stories about Akers Biosciences (NASDAQ:AKER) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the […]

Royal Bank Of Canada Boosts Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) Price Target to $39.00

Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) had its price objective hoisted by Royal Bank Of Canada from $33.00 to $39.00 in a research note released on Tuesday, MarketBeat reports. Royal Bank Of Canada currently has an outperform rating on the biotechnology company’s stock. EXEL has been the subject of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research raised Exelixis from […]

Canaccord Genuity Boosts eBay Inc. (EBAY) Price Target to $35.00

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) had its price objective raised by Canaccord Genuity from $34.00 to $35.00 in a research note published on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the e-commerce company’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently commented on EBAY. KeyCorp reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of eBay […]

Diodes Incorporated (DIOD) Earns Buy Rating from Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird reissued their buy rating on shares of Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. The firm currently has a $37.00 price objective on the semiconductor company’s stock. A number of other research firms also recently weighed in on DIOD. Cleveland Research downgraded shares of Diodes from a […]

Immune Design Corp. to Post FY2018 Earnings of ($1.99) Per Share, Leerink Swann Forecasts (IMDZ)

Immune Design Corp. (NASDAQ:IMDZ) – Investment analysts at Leerink Swann lifted their FY2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Immune Design Corp. in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Leerink Swann analyst J. Chang now expects that the biotechnology company will post earnings per share of ($1.99) for the […]

Exane Derivatives Has $1.77 Million Stake in Constellation Brands Inc (STZ)

Exane Derivatives lifted its position in shares of Constellation Brands Inc (NYSE:STZ) by 1,416.9% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,889 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 8,303 shares during the period. Exane Derivatives’ holdings in […]

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Centerra Gold Inc. (CG) Increased by Analyst

Centerra Gold Inc. (TSE:CG) – Investment analysts at National Bank Financial boosted their FY2018 earnings estimates for shares of Centerra Gold in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. National Bank Financial analyst M. Parkin now expects that the company will post earnings of $0.45 per share for the year, up from […]

Dover Corp (DOV) Shares Sold by FormulaFolio Investments LLC

FormulaFolio Investments LLC cut its holdings in Dover Corp (NYSE:DOV) by 51.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 4,094 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 4,358 shares during the period. FormulaFolio Investments LLC’s holdings in […]

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) Stake Increased by Exane Derivatives

Exane Derivatives grew its holdings in Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) by 5.5% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 30,177 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock after buying an additional 1,573 shares during the period. Exane Derivatives’ holdings […]

FormulaFolio Investments LLC Acquires New Position in Quanta Services, Inc. (PWR)

FormulaFolio Investments LLC acquired a new position in Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE:PWR) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund acquired 20,386 shares of the construction company’s stock, valued at approximately $762,000. A number of other institutional investors have […]

Harvey Investment Co. LLC Has $325,000 Position in AZZ Inc. (AZZ)

Harvey Investment Co. LLC decreased its position in shares of AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) by 23.0% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 6,680 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 2,000 shares during the quarter. Harvey Investment Co. LLC’s holdings […]

Brookfield Asset Management Inc (BAM) Holdings Boosted by Graybill Bartz & Assoc Ltd.

Graybill Bartz & Assoc Ltd. raised its stake in shares of Brookfield Asset Management Inc (NYSE:BAM) (TSE:BAM.A) by 2.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 55,350 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an […]

FormulaFolio Investments LLC Buys 10,859 Shares of Allstate Corporation (The) (ALL)

FormulaFolio Investments LLC grew its stake in shares of Allstate Corporation (The) (NYSE:ALL) by 223.2% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 15,725 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 10,859 shares during the period. FormulaFolio Investments LLC’s holdings in Allstate Corporation […]

Harvey Investment Co. LLC Sells 1,380 Shares of Mettler-Toledo International Inc. (MTD)

Harvey Investment Co. LLC decreased its position in Mettler-Toledo International Inc. (NYSE:MTD) by 5.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 22,151 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock after selling 1,380 shares during the quarter. Mettler-Toledo International accounts for […]

Hermes Investment Management Ltd. Sells 36,709 Shares of FLIR Systems, Inc. (FLIR)

Hermes Investment Management Ltd. lowered its position in FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) by 3.3% in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,060,384 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock after selling 36,709 shares during the quarter. Hermes Investment Management […]

Kirby Corporation (KEX) Shares Sold by Hermes Investment Management Ltd.

Hermes Investment Management Ltd. reduced its position in shares of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) by 12.7% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 786,034 shares of the shipping company’s stock after selling 113,958 shares during the period. Hermes Investment […]

Hermes Investment Management Ltd. Sells 70,094 Shares of Cummins Inc. (CMI)

Hermes Investment Management Ltd. cut its stake in shares of Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI) by 13.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 432,714 shares of the company’s stock after selling 70,094 shares during the quarter. Cummins makes up approximately 1.1% of Hermes […]

Analyzing Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH) and Its Competitors

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE: LH) is one of 50 public companies in the “Healthcare Facilities & Services” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability and analyst recommendations. […]

Apollo Endosurgery (APEN) versus Tactile Systems Technology (TCMD) Critical Contrast

Apollo Endosurgery (NASDAQ: APEN) and Tactile Systems Technology (NASDAQ:TCMD) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations and earnings. Risk and Volatility Apollo Endosurgery has a beta of 0.17, meaning that its […]

HC Wainwright Analysts Give CUI Global, Inc. (CUI) a $12.00 Price Target

HC Wainwright set a $12.00 price target on CUI Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CUI) in a report released on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the industrial products company’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of CUI Global from […]

KeyCorp Reaffirms Hold Rating for Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)

KeyCorp reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) in a report issued on Tuesday morning. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. ValuEngine cut Comcast Corporation from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Morgan Stanley reiterated an […]

Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (CCMP) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Cabot Microelectronics Corporation supplies polishing slurries and pads used in the manufacture of integrated circuit (IC) devices within the semiconductor industry, in a process called chemical […]

Gildan Activewear, Inc. (GIL) Given “Buy” Rating at BMO Capital Markets

Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) (TSE:GIL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by investment analysts at BMO Capital Markets in a note issued to investors on Friday. They presently have a $34.00 price objective on the textile maker’s stock. BMO Capital Markets’ price objective indicates a potential upside of 7.32% from the stock’s previous close. Several […]

Brokerages Expect 3M Company (MMM) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $7.91 Billion

Equities analysts expect 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) to post $7.91 billion in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for 3M’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $8.02 billion and the lowest estimate coming in at $7.81 billion. 3M posted sales of $7.71 billion in the same […]

Telenor ASA (TELNY) Upgraded at J P Morgan Chase & Co

J P Morgan Chase & Co upgraded shares of Telenor ASA (NASDAQ:TELNY) from an underweight rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday. Separately, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Telenor ASA from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 26th. Shares […]

Social Reality Inc. (SRAX) Lifted to Sell at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Social Reality Inc. (NASDAQ:SRAX) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Tuesday morning. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Social Reality from a sell rating to a buy rating and set a $1.50 […]

SUNNY OPTICAL TECH HKD0.10 (SNPTF) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

SUNNY OPTICAL TECH HKD0.10 (NASDAQ:SNPTF) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Sunny Optical Technology Group Co., Limited is engaged in the design, research and development, manufacture and sales of optical and optical-related products. Optical components product includes glass […]

The Trade Desk Inc. (TTD) Raised to Strong-Buy at Vetr Inc.

Vetr upgraded shares of The Trade Desk Inc. (NASDAQ:TTD) from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report released on Tuesday morning. The brokerage currently has $71.92 price target on the technology company’s stock. TTD has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of […]

Howe & Rusling Inc. Cuts Holdings in Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc (DPS)

Howe & Rusling Inc. trimmed its position in shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc (NYSE:DPS) by 7.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 65,311 shares of the company’s stock after selling 5,535 shares during the quarter. Howe & Rusling […]

Howe & Rusling Inc. Has $3.60 Million Stake in Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE)

Howe & Rusling Inc. lowered its stake in Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (NYSE:ICE) by 1.6% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 52,410 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 870 shares during the period. Howe & Rusling Inc.’s […]

Howe & Rusling Inc. Raises Holdings in Cigna Corporation (CI)

Howe & Rusling Inc. boosted its holdings in Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) by 1,627.5% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,384 shares of the health services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,246 shares during the quarter. Howe & […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NVMI) to “Strong-Buy”

Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NASDAQ:NVMI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has a $35.00 price objective on the semiconductor company’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 16.51% from the stock’s […]

United Natural Foods, Inc. Expected to Post FY2018 Earnings of $2.76 Per Share (UNFI)

United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) – Stock analysts at Northcoast Research issued their FY2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of United Natural Foods in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. Northcoast Research analyst C. Cerankosky forecasts that the company will post earnings of $2.76 per share for the year. United Natural Foods […]

MEMBERS Trust Co Grows Holdings in iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd (IEF)

MEMBERS Trust Co raised its position in shares of iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd (NYSE:IEF) by 40.1% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,964 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 849 shares during the […]

Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC Invests $13.68 Million in Dover Corp (DOV)

Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC acquired a new position in Dover Corp (NYSE:DOV) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 149,640 shares of the industrial products company’s stock, valued at approximately $13,676,000. Dover Corp makes up 1.3% of Locust Wood Capital […]

iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (LQD) Shares Sold by JJJ Advisors Inc.

JJJ Advisors Inc. reduced its holdings in shares of iShares IBoxx $ Invest Grade Corp Bd Fd (NYSE:LQD) by 49.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,704 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,695 shares during the quarter. JJJ […]

Heritage Way Advisors LLC Cuts Holdings in Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation (The) (BK)

Heritage Way Advisors LLC trimmed its position in shares of Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation (The) (NYSE:BK) by 2.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 41,547 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 1,200 shares during the quarter. Bank […]

Cincinnati Financial Corporation (CINF) Stake Lowered by Lynch & Associates IN

Lynch & Associates IN lessened its position in Cincinnati Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CINF) by 79.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 3,364 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 13,268 shares during the period. Lynch & Associates IN’s holdings in Cincinnati Financial Corporation were worth […]

Lincoln Capital Corp Sells 16,075 Shares of Kansas City Southern (KSU)

Lincoln Capital Corp lessened its position in Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) by 39.1% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 25,002 shares of the transportation company’s stock after selling 16,075 shares during the period. Kansas City Southern accounts […]

Juncture Wealth Strategies LLC Sells 15,186 Shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX)

Juncture Wealth Strategies LLC decreased its holdings in shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSE:GDX) by 10.0% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 136,623 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 15,186 shares during the […]

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) Shares Sold by Juncture Wealth Strategies LLC

Juncture Wealth Strategies LLC lessened its holdings in shares of Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) by 9.0% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 9,100 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock after selling 900 shares during the period. Juncture Wealth […]