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Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact LegacyTexas Financial Group (LTXB) Share Price

Press coverage about LegacyTexas Financial Group (NASDAQ:LTXB) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one […]

Clearfield (CLFD) & Its Peers Critical Analysis

Clearfield (NASDAQ: CLFD) is one of 67 public companies in the “Communications & Networking” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Clearfield to related businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, earnings, valuation and dividends. Institutional and Insider Ownership 27.4% of Clearfield shares are […]

Head to Head Review: BTU International (BTUI) and Mesa Laboratories (MLAB)

BTU International (NASDAQ: BTUI) and Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB) are both industrials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends and profitability. Profitability This table compares BTU International and Mesa Laboratories’ net margins, return on equity and […]

Tronox Ltd (TROX) Given $17.00 Average Price Target by Analysts

Shares of Tronox Ltd (NASDAQ:TROX) have received a consensus broker rating score of 5.00 (Strong Sell) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a strong sell rating. Analysts have set a 12-month consensus price target of $17.00 for the company, […]

Cognex Corporation (CGNX) Sets New 52-Week High at $122.69

Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) reached a new 52-week high during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $122.69 and last traded at $122.73, with a volume of 272,360 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $122.44. Several equities research analysts have commented on CGNX shares. BidaskClub lowered shares of Cognex Corporation […]

Synchrony Financial (SYF) Given New $40.00 Price Target at Barclays PLC

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) had its price target increased by analysts at Barclays PLC from $36.00 to $40.00 in a report issued on Monday. The brokerage presently has an “overweight” rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Barclays PLC’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 21.07% from the stock’s current price. A number of […]

Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE:FL) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. According to Zacks, “Foot Locker has underperformed the industry in the past three months. This is due to dismal performance for the second straight quarter in fiscal 2017 […]

Washington Federal, Inc. (WAFD) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research

Washington Federal, Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. The brokerage currently has a $40.00 price objective on the bank’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price target would indicate a potential upside of 13.31% from the company’s current […]

Nabors Industries (NBR) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.18

Media coverage about Nabors Industries (NYSE:NBR) has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest […]

Orion Corp (ORINY) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Shares of Orion Corp (NASDAQ:ORINY) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating. Zacks has also given Orion Corp an industry rank of 159 out of 265 based […]

Critical Comparison: The Michaels Companies (MIK) versus The Competition

The Michaels Companies (NASDAQ: MIK) is one of 21 publicly-traded companies in the “Other Specialty Retailers” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare The Michaels Companies to similar businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, dividends and profitability. Earnings & Valuation […]

QLogic (QLGC) & PC Connection (CNXN) Critical Analysis

QLogic (NASDAQ: QLGC) and PC Connection (NASDAQ:CNXN) are both technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings and risk. Risk and Volatility QLogic has a beta of 1.11, suggesting that its stock price is 11% […]

TD Securities Boosts Canada Goose Holdings Inc (GOOS) Price Target to C$30.00

Canada Goose Holdings Inc (TSE:GOOS) had its price target hoisted by equities research analysts at TD Securities from C$29.00 to C$30.00 in a research note issued to investors on Monday. TD Securities’ price objective would indicate a potential upside of 16.01% from the stock’s previous close. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented […]

Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Given New $93.00 Price Target at Leerink Swann

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) had its price objective increased by stock analysts at Leerink Swann from $92.00 to $93.00 in a report released on Monday. The firm presently has a “market perform” rating on the stock. Leerink Swann’s target price indicates a potential upside of 6.61% from the stock’s current price. Other research analysts […]

Leerink Swann Increases Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) Price Target to $72.00

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) had its target price lifted by Leerink Swann from $61.00 to $72.00 in a report released on Monday. The firm presently has an “outperform” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Leerink Swann’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 11.77% from the stock’s current price. A number of other analysts […]

Ferro Corporation (FOE) Receives Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.14

Press coverage about Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) has trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one […]

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (The) (NTB) Receives Media Sentiment Rating of 0.03

Media stories about Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (The) (NYSE:NTB) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive […]

Head to Head Review: Trecora Resources (TREC) vs. Praxair (PX)

Trecora Resources (NYSE: TREC) and Praxair (NYSE:PX) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability and risk. Risk & Volatility Trecora Resources has a beta of 1.58, suggesting that its stock price […]

Comparing Eldorado Gold Corporation (EGO) & Sandstorm Gold (SAND)

Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE: EGO) and Sandstorm Gold (NASDAQ:SAND) are both small-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Eldorado Gold Corporation and Sandstorm Gold’s net margins, […]

Franco-Nevada Corporation’s (FNV) Buy Rating Reiterated at Royal Bank Of Canada

Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE:FNV) (TSE:FNV)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities researchers at Royal Bank Of Canada in a report issued on Monday. They presently have a $100.00 price objective on the basic materials company’s stock. Royal Bank Of Canada’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 25.52% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Stantec Inc. (STN) Given a C$40.00 Price Target by Royal Bank Of Canada Analysts

Stantec Inc. (TSE:STN) (NYSE:STN) received a C$40.00 price objective from stock analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. The brokerage currently has a “sector perform” rating on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 10.90% from the stock’s current […]

Triumph Bancorp’s (TBK) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at FBR & Co

Triumph Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:TBK)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities research analysts at FBR & Co in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. They presently have a $32.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. FBR & Co’s price target would indicate a potential downside of 0.31% from […]

Acacia Communications, Inc. (ACIA) Rating Reiterated by Needham & Company LLC

Acacia Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACIA)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by research analysts at Needham & Company LLC in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a $50.00 price target on the technology company’s stock. Needham & Company LLC’s price target indicates a potential upside of 13.20% from the company’s previous […]

PayPal Holdings’ (PYPL) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a report released on Monday. They currently have a $80.00 price objective on the credit services provider’s stock. Jefferies Group LLC’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 12.72% from the stock’s current price. A number […]

HP Inc. (HPQ) Reaches New 12-Month High at $22.26

HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ)’s share price reached a new 52-week high during trading on Monday . The company traded as high as $22.26 and last traded at $22.25, with a volume of 4,302,667 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $22.02. A number of equities analysts have commented on HPQ shares. Morgan Stanley restated […]

Invesco Mortgage Capital (IVR) Given Media Impact Score of 0.13

Headlines about Invesco Mortgage Capital (NYSE:IVR) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 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 […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact MGM Growth Properties (MGP) Stock Price

Media stories about MGM Growth Properties (NYSE:MGP) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to […]

Contrasting Maximus (MMS) & Genpact Limited (G)

Maximus (NYSE: MMS) and Genpact Limited (NYSE:G) are both mid-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, risk and valuation. Risk and Volatility Maximus has a beta of 1.36, indicating that its share price […]

Reviewing Superconductor Technologies (SCON) & Its Rivals

Superconductor Technologies (NASDAQ: SCON) is one of 36 publicly-traded companies in the “Wireless Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Superconductor Technologies to related companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, dividends and risk. Analyst Ratings This is a […]

Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR) and Its Competitors Head-To-Head Review

Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: GPOR) is one of 247 publicly-traded companies in the “Oil & Gas Exploration and Production” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Gulfport Energy Corporation to similar companies based on the strength of its risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership. Volatility & […]

Insider Buying: Auryn Resources Inc (AUG) Director Buys 20,000 Shares of Stock

Auryn Resources Inc (TSE:AUG) Director Ivan Bebek purchased 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 23rd. The stock was acquired at an average price of C$2.05 per share, for a total transaction of C$41,000.00. Ivan Bebek also recently made the following trade(s): On Thursday, October 19th, Ivan Bebek […]

Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds

Press coverage about Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest […]

Reviewing ArcBest Corporation (ARCB) & C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW)

ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCB) and C.H. Robinson Worldwide (NASDAQ:CHRW) are both transportation companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, profitability, risk, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations. Earnings & Valuation This table compares ArcBest Corporation and C.H. Robinson Worldwide’s top-line revenue, […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Magellan Petroleum Corporation (TELL) Share Price

Media headlines about Magellan Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ:TELL) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty 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 […]

Community Healthcare Trust (CHCT) versus Its Competitors Financial Review

Community Healthcare Trust (NYSE: CHCT) is one of 26 publicly-traded companies in the “Healthcare REITs” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Community Healthcare Trust to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, earnings, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership. Dividends Community Healthcare Trust pays an […]

Mobile Mini, Inc. (MINI) Given Neutral Rating at Robert W. Baird

Mobile Mini, Inc. (NASDAQ:MINI)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Robert W. Baird in a research report issued on Monday. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. BidaskClub cut Mobile Mini from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. Zacks Investment […]

UPM-Kymmene Corp. (UPMKY) to Release Earnings on Tuesday

UPM-Kymmene Corp. (OTCMKTS:UPMKY) is scheduled to be releasing its earnings data before the market opens on Tuesday, October 24th. UPM-Kymmene Corp. (OTCMKTS:UPMKY) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The basic materials company reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.48 by ($0.06). The company had revenue […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Banner Corporation (BANR) Stock Price

Headlines about Banner Corporation (NASDAQ:BANR) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. […]

CAI International, Inc. (CAI) Trading 6.3% Higher Following Analyst Upgrade

Shares of CAI International, Inc. (NYSE:CAI) traded up 6.3% during trading on Monday after Cowen and upgraded the stock from a market perform rating to an outperform rating. Cowen and now has a $46.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $34.00. CAI International traded as high as $37.37 and […]

B. Riley Analysts Give Red Lion Hotels Co. (RLH) a $13.00 Price Target

Red Lion Hotels Co. (NYSE:RLH) has been given a $13.00 price objective by equities research analysts at B. Riley in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. B. Riley’s target price suggests a potential upside of 53.85% from the stock’s current price. […]

Viper Energy Partners (VNOM) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Finds

News stories about Viper Energy Partners (NASDAQ:VNOM) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to […]

Randstad Hldgs Nv (RANJY) Receives Average Rating of “Sell” from Analysts

Shares of Randstad Hldgs Nv (NASDAQ:RANJY) have been given a consensus broker rating score of 4.00 (Sell) from the one brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation. Zacks has also given Randstad Hldgs Nv an industry rank of 109 out of 265 based […]

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (The) (NTB) to Release Earnings on Wednesday

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (The) (NYSE:NTB) will post its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Wednesday, October 25th. Analysts expect Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (The) to post earnings of $0.70 per share for the quarter. Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (The) (NYSE:NTB) last posted its […]

Nanophase Technologies Corp. (NANX) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Nanophase Technologies Corp. (OTCMKTS:NANX) is scheduled to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, October 25th. Shares of Nanophase Technologies Corp. (NANX) remained flat at $0.70 on Monday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 2,000 shares. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $0.68 and a 200 day […]

EastGroup Properties (EGP) and Gramercy Property Trust (GPT) Head to Head Survey

EastGroup Properties (NYSE: EGP) and Gramercy Property Trust (NYSE:GPT) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, valuation and dividends. Institutional & Insider Ownership 96.4% of EastGroup Properties shares are owned by institutional […]

Contrasting Hillenbrand (HI) and Its Rivals

Hillenbrand (NYSE: HI) is one of 57 public companies in the “Industrial Machinery & Equipment” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Hillenbrand to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk and analyst recommendations. Dividends Hillenbrand pays an annual dividend […]

State Treasurer State of Michigan Sells 9,900 Shares of Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR)

State Treasurer State of Michigan decreased its stake in Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) by 14.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 61,000 shares of the company’s stock after selling 9,900 shares during the quarter. State Treasurer State of Michigan’s holdings in Charter […]

State Treasurer State of Michigan Grows Position in Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

State Treasurer State of Michigan increased its stake in shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) by 69.4% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 598,409 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider’s stock after buying an additional 245,200 shares during the […]

Post Holdings, Inc. (POST) Shares Bought by SeaBridge Investment Advisors LLC

SeaBridge Investment Advisors LLC boosted its position in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) by 7.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 13,285 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 867 shares during the quarter. SeaBridge Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in […]

Square, Inc. (SQ) Position Boosted by State Treasurer State of Michigan

State Treasurer State of Michigan increased its position in Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) by 47.2% in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 2,340,000 shares of the technology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 750,000 shares during the period. State Treasurer State of Michigan owned about 0.61% […]