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Delphi Energy Corp. (DEE) Earns “Outperform” Rating from BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets reissued their outperform rating on shares of Delphi Energy Corp. (TSE:DEE) in a research report released on Wednesday. The firm currently has a C$1.75 price target on the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on DEE. Raymond James Financial, Inc. lowered their target price on shares of Delphi […]

CIBC Lowers Corus Entertainment Inc. (CJR.B) Price Target to C$13.00

Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSE:CJR.B) had its target price cut by equities research analysts at CIBC from C$13.50 to C$13.00 in a report issued on Thursday. Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on CJR.B. TD Securities cut their price target on Corus Entertainment from C$17.00 to C$16.00 and set a “buy” rating for the […]

J P Morgan Chase & Co Reiterates “CHF 56” Price Target for Lafargeholcim Ltd (LHN)

J P Morgan Chase & Co set a CHF 56 price objective on Lafargeholcim Ltd (VTX:LHN) in a research report released on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. LHN has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Deutsche Bank AG set a CHF 59 target price […]

National Bank Financial Boosts Bombardier, Inc. (BBD.B) Price Target to C$3.50

Bombardier, Inc. (TSE:BBD.B) had its target price raised by National Bank Financial from C$3.00 to C$3.50 in a research report report published on Wednesday. National Bank Financial currently has an outperform rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts have also commented on the company. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) raised Bombardier from a neutral […]

Insteel Industries, Inc. (IIIN) Shares Down 7.4% on Disappointing Earnings

Insteel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:IIIN) shares fell 7.4% on Friday following a weaker than expected earnings announcement. The company traded as low as $26.70 and last traded at $27.00. 714,124 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 353% from the average session volume of 157,515 shares. The stock had previously closed at $29.16. The […]

Investors Sell Morgan Stanley (MS) on Strength on Insider Selling

Investors sold shares of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) on strength during trading hours on Friday after an insider sold shares in the company. $43.25 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $69.45 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $26.20 million out of the stock. Of […]

Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP) Expected to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.96 Per Share

Great Plains Energy Inc (NYSE:GXP) – Stock analysts at KeyCorp issued their Q3 2017 EPS estimates for shares of Great Plains Energy in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. KeyCorp analyst P. Ridzon forecasts that the utilities provider will post earnings per share of $0.96 for the quarter. KeyCorp currently has a “Hold” […]

Comparing Synergy Pharmaceuticals (SGYP) & Its Rivals

Synergy Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: SGYP) is one of 293 publicly-traded companies in the “Bio Therapeutic Drugs” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Synergy Pharmaceuticals to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of […]

Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP) & Its Rivals Head to Head Contrast

Check Point Software Technologies (NASDAQ: CHKP) is one of 65 public companies in the “Application Software” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Check Point Software Technologies to related businesses based on the strength of its dividends, profitability, valuation, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Valuation & […]

Entravision Communications Corporation (EVC) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Entravision Communications Corporation (NYSE:EVC) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the six ratings firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have issued a hold recommendation and one has given a buy recommendation to the company. The average […]

Old Second Bancorp, Inc. (OSBC) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Old Second Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSBC) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the six ratings firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year target price among […]

Dana Incorporated (DAN) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Dana Incorporated (NYSE:DAN) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Dana Inc. is a provider of technology driveline, sealing and thermal-management products. The company’s operating segment consists of Light Vehicle Driveline Technologies, Commercial Vehicle Driveline […]

Trio-Tech International (TRT) Rating Increased to B- at TheStreet

TheStreet upgraded shares of Trio-Tech International (NYSE:TRT) from a c+ rating to a b- rating in a research report released on Tuesday. Trio-Tech International (TRT) opened at 5.19 on Tuesday. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $4.85 and its 200-day moving average price is $4.71. The company has a market capitalization of $18.28 […]

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) PT Set at $25.00 by BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets set a $25.00 price target on Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the pipeline company’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also weighed in on the stock. UBS AG upgraded shares of Plains All American […]

Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB) to Release Earnings on Monday

Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) will release its earnings data on Monday, October 23rd. Analysts expect Meridian Bancorp to post earnings of $0.19 per share for the quarter. Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 25th. The savings and loans company reported $0.22 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ […]

Ringcentral, Inc. (RNG) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Monday

Ringcentral, Inc. (NYSE:RNG) is set to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Monday, October 23rd. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.04 per share for the quarter. Ringcentral (NYSE:RNG) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 2nd. The software maker reported $0.04 EPS for the quarter, beating the […]

Eli Lilly and (LLY) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.15

Media coverage about Eli Lilly and (NYSE:LLY) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most […]

Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Share Price

Media coverage about Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) has been trending positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to […]

Danone SA (BN) Given a €73.00 Price Target by Jefferies Group LLC Analysts

Danone SA (EPA:BN) received a €73.00 ($85.88) price objective from equities researchers at Jefferies Group LLC in a research note issued on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Berenberg Bank set a €72.50 ($85.29) target price on shares […]

J P Morgan Chase & Co Analysts Give Vinci SA (DG) a €82.00 Price Target

J P Morgan Chase & Co set a €82.00 ($96.47) target price on Vinci SA (EPA:DG) in a report published on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on DG. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a €96.00 ($112.94) price […]

Societe Generale SA (GLE) PT Set at €54.00 by J P Morgan Chase & Co

Societe Generale SA (EPA:GLE) has been assigned a €54.00 ($63.53) target price by investment analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co in a research note issued on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Several other research firms have also recently commented on GLE. UBS AG set […]

Genuine Parts Company (GPC) Shares Gap Down on Disappointing Earnings

Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) shares gapped down prior to trading on Friday after the company announced weaker than expected quarterly earnings. The stock had previously closed at $87.29, but opened at $89.71. Genuine Parts shares last traded at $88.27, with a volume of 704,231 shares trading hands. The specialty retailer reported $1.16 EPS for the […]

Open Text Corporation (OTEX) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Open Text Corporation (NASDAQ:OTEX) (TSE:OTC) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Saturday. According to Zacks, “Open Text Corporation is engaged in development of innovative intranet, extranet and e-Business applications. Since creating one of the first search engines to index the […]

USG Corporation (USG) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) was the target of a significant drop in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 12,115,500 shares, a drop of 25.9% from the September 15th total of 16,342,948 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,647,856 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently […]

Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) Short Interest Down 18.1% in September

Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) saw a large decline in short interest in the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 26,512,796 shares, a decline of 18.1% from the September 15th total of 32,359,134 shares. Approximately 20.3% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of […]

CMS Energy Corporation (CMS) and The Competition Head to Head Survey

CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE: CMS) is one of 22 public companies in the “Multiline Utilities” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare CMS Energy Corporation to similar companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, risk, earnings, dividends and institutional ownership. Dividends CMS Energy Corporation pays an […]

Head to Head Survey: Actua Corporation (ACTA) and Its Competitors

Actua Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTA) is one of 196 public companies in the “IT Services & Consulting” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Actua Corporation to similar companies based on the strength of its dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings and valuation. Institutional and Insider Ownership […]

Q3 2017 Earnings Estimate for MDU Resources Group, Inc. Issued By KeyCorp (MDU)

MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) – Analysts at KeyCorp reduced their Q3 2017 earnings per share estimates for shares of MDU Resources Group in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. KeyCorp analyst P. Ridzon now expects that the utilities provider will earn $0.46 per share for the quarter, down from their […]

Auris Medical Holding AG (EARS) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.20 Per Share

Analysts predict that Auris Medical Holding AG (NASDAQ:EARS) will post earnings of ($0.20) per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zero analysts have made estimates for Auris Medical Holding AG’s earnings. Auris Medical Holding AG reported earnings per share of ($0.23) during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over […]

WSFS Financial Corporation (WSFS) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday

WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WSFS) is scheduled to be announcing its earnings results after the market closes on Monday, October 23rd. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.67 per share for the quarter. WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WSFS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The bank reported $0.63 earnings per share […]

New Oriental Education & Technology Group, Inc. (EDU) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday

New Oriental Education & Technology Group, Inc. (NYSE:EDU) is scheduled to be announcing its earnings results before the market opens on Monday, October 23rd. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $1.12 per share for the quarter. New Oriental Education & Technology Group (NYSE:EDU) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The […]

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Inc. (FMAO) Downgraded to “Hold” at ValuEngine

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:FMAO) was downgraded by stock analysts at ValuEngine from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Saturday. FMAO has been the topic of a number of other reports. Boenning Scattergood reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Farmers & Merchants Bancorp in a research […]

Qiwi Plc (QIWI) Lifted to “Buy” at ValuEngine

Qiwi Plc (NASDAQ:QIWI) was upgraded by stock analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Saturday. QIWI has been the topic of a number of other research reports. BidaskClub lowered Qiwi Plc from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in […]

Tallgrass Energy GP, LP (TEGP) Downgraded to Sell at BidaskClub

Tallgrass Energy GP, LP (NYSE:TEGP) was downgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Saturday. Several other research firms also recently issued reports on TEGP. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $31.00 price objective on shares of Tallgrass Energy GP, […]

Innocoll Holdings PLC (INNL) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.02

News headlines about Innocoll Holdings PLC (NASDAQ:INNL) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores […]

Norsat International (NSAT) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows

News coverage about Norsat International (NYSE:NSAT) (TSE:NII) has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Merlin Entertainments PLC (MERL) Insider Anne-Francoise Nesmes Purchases 5,500 Shares of Stock

Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL) insider Anne-Francoise Nesmes purchased 5,500 shares of Merlin Entertainments PLC stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 19th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 369 ($4.90) per share, for a total transaction of £20,295 ($26,966.52). Shares of Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON MERL) opened at 375.00 on Friday. […]

Bellway (BLWYY) Rating Increased to Strong-Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Bellway (NASDAQ:BLWYY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. The firm currently has a $46.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Bellway plc is engages in the building of residential houses and conduct associated trading […]

Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) PT Set at $81.00 by Piper Jaffray Companies

Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) received a $81.00 price target from research analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a “sell” rating on the textile maker’s stock. Piper Jaffray Companies’ price target would suggest a potential downside of 10.37% from the company’s previous close. A […]

AppFolio, Inc. (APPF) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

AppFolio, Inc. (NASDAQ:APPF) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Thursday. According to Zacks, “AppFolio, Inc. offers cloud-based software solutions for property management and legal industries. It offers AppFolio Property Manager, a solution for the property managers including activities of posting and […]

KeyCorp Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD)

Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:PXD) – Equities researchers at KeyCorp upped their Q3 2017 earnings per share estimates for shares of Pioneer Natural Resources in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. KeyCorp analyst D. Deckelbaum now expects that the oil and gas development company will post earnings of $0.25 per share for the […]

Analysts Offer Predictions for Southern Company (The)’s Q3 2017 Earnings (SO)

Southern Company (The) (NYSE:SO) – Research analysts at KeyCorp decreased their Q3 2017 earnings estimates for Southern Company (The) in a research report issued on Wednesday. KeyCorp analyst P. Ridzon now forecasts that the utilities provider will post earnings of $1.08 per share for the quarter, down from their prior forecast of $1.10. KeyCorp currently […]

Voya Financial (VOYA) versus Prudential Financial (PRU) Head to Head Review

Voya Financial (NYSE: VOYA) and Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation and profitability. Risk & Volatility Voya Financial has a beta of 1.63, meaning that its stock […]

Smith & Nephew plc (SN) Hits New 12-Month High Following Analyst Upgrade

Smith & Nephew plc (LON:SN) shares reached a new 52-week high during trading on Friday after J P Morgan Chase & Co raised their price target on the stock from GBX 1,361 to GBX 1,382. J P Morgan Chase & Co currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Smith & Nephew plc traded as […]

Short Interest in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) Decreases By 20.1%

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 16,055,723 shares, a decrease of 20.1% from the September 15th total of 20,090,972 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 5,357,596 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

Short Interest in Total System Services, Inc. (TSS) Declines By 37.3%

Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 994,011 shares, a decrease of 37.3% from the September 15th total of 1,584,302 shares. Approximately 0.5% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average trading volume […]

Genuine Parts Company (GPC) Shares Down 8.5% on Disappointing Earnings

Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) traded down 8.5% on Thursday following a dissappointing earnings announcement. The company traded as low as $88.12 and last traded at $89.71. 2,664,861 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 190% from the average session volume of 917,680 shares. The stock had previously closed at $98.04. The specialty retailer […]

Unilever NV (UNIA) PT Set at €50.00 by Barclays PLC

Unilever NV (AMS:UNIA) received a €50.00 ($58.82) price target from analysts at Barclays PLC in a research report issued on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Kepler Capital Markets set a €56.00 ($65.88) target price on Unilever NV and gave […]

Richmont Mines, Inc. (RIC) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Richmont Mines, Inc. (ARCA:RIC) (TSE:RIC) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued on Thursday. The firm presently has a $11.00 price target on the basic materials company’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 56.03% from the company’s […]

Macquarie Analysts Give Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SA (GAM) a €10.14 Price Target

Macquarie set a €10.14 ($11.93) target price on Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SA (BME:GAM) in a report issued on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a sell rating on the stock. GAM has been the subject of several other reports. Barclays PLC set a €13.00 ($15.29) price objective on Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SA and […]