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MB Financial Inc. (MBFI) Given a $48.00 Price Target by SunTrust Banks, Inc. Analysts

SunTrust Banks, Inc. set a $48.00 target price on MB Financial Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the bank’s stock. Several other research analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Piper Jaffray Companies reiterated a hold rating and set a $44.00 […]

SLM Corporation (SLM) Rating Increased to Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a report released on Friday. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on SLM. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a hold rating and set a $12.00 target price on shares of SLM Corporation in a research report […]

MSA Safety Incorporporated (MSA) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of MSA Safety Incorporporated (NYSE:MSA) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Friday morning. According to Zacks, “MSA Safety Inc. is engaged in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that protect people and facility infrastructures. The company’s core product lines include self-contained […]

Dougherty & Co Equities Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for PGT Innovations Inc (PGTI)

PGT Innovations Inc (NASDAQ:PGTI) – Equities research analysts at Dougherty & Co dropped their Q3 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for PGT Innovations in a research note issued on Thursday. Dougherty & Co analyst J. Hamblin now anticipates that the construction company will post earnings of $0.14 per share for the quarter, down from […]

AGCO Corporation (AGCO) to Release Earnings on Tuesday

AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) will be posting its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Tuesday, October 31st. Analysts expect AGCO Corporation to post earnings of $0.72 per share for the quarter. AGCO Corporation has set its FY17 guidance at ~$3.00 EPS. AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. […]

Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (SBCF) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday

Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (NASDAQ:SBCF) will be announcing its earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, October 26th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.33 per share for the quarter. Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (NASDAQ:SBCF) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The financial services provider reported […]

Financial Review: LCI Industries (LCII) and Vista Outdoor (VSTO)

LCI Industries (NASDAQ: LCII) and Vista Outdoor (NYSE:VSTO) are both cyclical consumer goods & services companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price […]

Reviewing Ecopetrol (EC) & The Competition

Ecopetrol (NYSE: EC) is one of 23 public companies in the “Integrated Oil & Gas” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Ecopetrol to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent […]

Sixt SE’s (SIX2) Neutral Rating Reiterated at DZ Bank AG

DZ Bank AG restated their neutral rating on shares of Sixt SE (ETR:SIX2) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. Other research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Commerzbank Ag set a €65.00 ($76.47) price target on Sixt SE and gave the stock a buy rating in a report […]

Jefferies Group LLC Analysts Give Kion Group AG (KGX) a €78.00 Price Target

Jefferies Group LLC set a €78.00 ($91.76) price objective on Kion Group AG (FRA:KGX) in a report published on Friday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Baader Bank set a €89.00 ($104.71) target price on Kion Group AG and […]

Deutsche Bank AG (DBK) Given a €17.50 Price Target at equinet AG

equinet AG set a €17.50 ($20.59) price target on Deutsche Bank AG (FRA:DBK) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on DBK. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a €16.40 ($19.29) price objective on shares […]

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect TCF Financial (TCB) Stock Price

Press coverage about TCF Financial (NYSE:TCB) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one […]

Essex Property Trust, Inc. (ESS) Receives “Buy” Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada

Royal Bank Of Canada reissued their buy rating on shares of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) in a report published on Friday. The brokerage currently has a $276.00 price objective on the real estate investment trust’s stock. A number of other analysts have also issued reports on the company. Barclays PLC reiterated a buy rating […]

Salesforce.com Inc (CRM) Given Buy Rating at Royal Bank Of Canada

Royal Bank Of Canada reissued their buy rating on shares of Salesforce.com Inc (NYSE:CRM) in a research report sent to investors on Friday. They currently have a $109.00 price target on the CRM provider’s stock. Several other analysts have also weighed in on CRM. Zacks Investment Research raised Salesforce.com from a hold rating to a […]

Macy’s Inc (M) Given a $21.00 Price Target by Royal Bank Of Canada Analysts

Royal Bank Of Canada set a $21.00 price target on Macy’s Inc (NYSE:M) in a research note published on Friday, Marketbeat reports. The firm currently has a sector perform rating on the stock. A number of other research firms have also recently commented on M. BidaskClub cut Macy’s from a hold rating to a sell […]

Curtiss-Wright Corporation (CW) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) is scheduled to issue its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Wednesday, October 25th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $1.19 per share for the quarter. Curtiss-Wright Corporation has set its FY17 guidance at $4.45-4.55 EPS. Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. […]

ASML Holding (AMSL) Given a €149.00 Price Target by S&P Global Analysts

S&P Global set a €149.00 ($175.29) price objective on ASML Holding (AMS:AMSL) in a research note published on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on AMSL. UBS AG set a €135.00 ($158.82) price objective on ASML Holding […]

Duerr AG (DUE) PT Set at €119.00 by Oddo Bhf

Oddo Bhf set a €119.00 ($140.00) price objective on Duerr AG (ETR:DUE) in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. HSBC Holdings plc set a €104.00 ($122.35) price target on shares of Duerr […]

Metro AG (B4B3) Given a €29.00 Price Target at equinet AG

equinet AG set a €29.00 ($34.12) price target on Metro AG (ETR:B4B3) in a research report released on Friday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. B4B3 has been the topic of several other research reports. DZ Bank AG reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Metro AG in a report on […]

Research Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for J.Jill (JILL)

Several analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets for J.Jill (NASDAQ: JILL): 10/17/2017 – J.Jill was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating. According to Zacks, “J.Jill, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of womens apparel. The Company offers sweaters, tops, pants, dresses, shorts, skirts, […]

Reviewing GMS (GMS) and BlueLinx Holdings (BXC)

GMS (NYSE: GMS) and BlueLinx Holdings (NYSE:BXC) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, valuation, dividends and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent ratings for GMS and BlueLinx Holdings, as […]

Comparing Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT) & The Competition

Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE: HT) is one of 28 publicly-traded companies in the “Hospitality REITs” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Hersha Hospitality Trust to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, risk and profitability. Insider and Institutional Ownership 98.4% of […]

Jefferies Group Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for E.W. Scripps Company (The) (SSP)

E.W. Scripps Company (The) (NYSE:SSP) – Jefferies Group lowered their Q3 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of E.W. Scripps Company (The) in a research note issued on Wednesday. Jefferies Group analyst J. Janedis now expects that the company will post earnings per share of ($0.06) for the quarter, down from their previous […]

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HLT) will be posting its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, October 26th. Analysts expect Hilton Worldwide Holdings to post earnings of $0.50 per share for the quarter. Hilton Worldwide Holdings has set its FY17 guidance at $1.78-1.85 EPS. Hilton Worldwide Holdings (NYSE:HLT) last issued its quarterly earnings […]

Brokerages Anticipate Texas Capital Bancshares Inc (TCBI) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $215.15 Million

Wall Street analysts expect Texas Capital Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:TCBI) to report sales of $215.15 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Six analysts have made estimates for Texas Capital Bancshares’ earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $211.30 million and the highest estimate coming in at $218.70 million. Texas Capital […]

Trinidad Drilling Ltd. (TDG) Sets New 52-Week Low on Analyst Downgrade

Trinidad Drilling Ltd. (TSE:TDG) hit a new 52-week low on Monday after CIBC lowered their price target on the stock from C$2.75 to C$2.50. The company traded as low as C$1.46 and last traded at C$1.48, with a volume of 794,965 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at C$1.57. A number of other […]

Extra Space Storage Inc (EXR) Earns “Hold” Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

Extra Space Storage Inc (NYSE:EXR)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by equities research analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a report released on Tuesday. They currently have a $80.00 price objective on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Jefferies Group LLC’s price objective would suggest a potential downside of 2.28% from the company’s previous […]

DCT Industrial Trust’s (DCT) Hold Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC

DCT Industrial Trust Inc (NYSE:DCT)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a research report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a $57.00 target price on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Jefferies Group LLC’s price objective suggests a potential downside of 2.60% from the company’s previous close. […]

Materion Corporation (MTRN) Cut to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub cut shares of Materion Corporation (NYSE:MTRN) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Friday. Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Materion Corporation from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, […]

ValuEngine Upgrades Validus Holdings, Ltd. (VR) to Hold

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Validus Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE:VR) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Friday. Other analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Buckingham Research started coverage on shares of Validus Holdings in a report on Monday, September 11th. They set a buy rating and […]

Proteome Sciences plc (PRM) Insider Martin Diggle Buys 119,636 Shares

Proteome Sciences plc (LON:PRM) insider Martin Diggle acquired 119,636 shares of Proteome Sciences plc stock in a transaction on Friday, October 20th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 3 ($0.04) per share, with a total value of £3,589.08 ($4,736.18). Martin Diggle also recently made the following trade(s): On Wednesday, October 18th, […]

Brink’s Company (The) (BCO) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Brink’s Company (The) (NYSE:BCO) is set to issue its quarterly earnings data before the market opens on Wednesday, October 25th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.72 per share for the quarter. Brink’s Company (The) has set its FY17 guidance at $2.95-3.05 EPS. Brink’s Company (The) (NYSE:BCO) last released its earnings results on […]

Smith (A.O.) Corporation (AOS) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Smith (A.O.) Corporation (NYSE:AOS) is scheduled to announce its earnings results before the market opens on Wednesday, October 25th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.53 per share for the quarter. Smith (A.O.) Corporation has set its FY17 guidance at $2.07-2.11 EPS. Smith (A.O.) Corporation (NYSE:AOS) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, […]

Analysts Offer Predictions for Statoil ASA’s Q3 2017 Earnings (STO)

Statoil ASA (NYSE:STO) – Jefferies Group issued their Q3 2017 earnings per share estimates for Statoil ASA in a research report issued on Thursday. Jefferies Group analyst M. Kofler forecasts that the oil and gas company will post earnings of $0.22 per share for the quarter. Several other research firms have also weighed in on […]

Analyzing WhiteHorse Finance (WHF) & Its Peers

WhiteHorse Finance (NASDAQ: WHF) is one of 576 public companies in the “Closed End Funds” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare WhiteHorse Finance to similar businesses based on the strength of its risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership and profitability. Dividends WhiteHorse Finance pays an annual dividend […]

Invesco Mortgage Capital (IVR) versus Its Competitors Head to Head Review

Invesco Mortgage Capital (NYSE: IVR) is one of 37 publicly-traded companies in the “Mortgage REITs” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Invesco Mortgage Capital to related businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, earnings, valuation and profitability. Volatility and Risk Invesco Mortgage Capital […]

Loma Negra (LOMA) Announces November 1st IPO

Loma Negra (LOMA) expects to raise $853 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Wednesday, November 1st, IPO Scoop reports. The company plans to issue 50,200,000 shares at a price of $15.00-$19.00 per share. In the last year, Loma Negra generated $700.4 million in revenue and $59.6 million in net income. The company has […]

Oasis Midstream Partners LP’s Quiet Period To End on October 31st (NYSE:OMP)

Oasis Midstream Partners’ (NYSE:OMP) quiet period is set to end on Tuesday, October 31st. Oasis Midstream Partners had issued 7,500,000 shares in its public offering on September 21st. The total size of the offering was $127,500,000 based on an initial share price of $17.00. During the company’s quiet period, insiders and any underwriters involved in […]

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX) Sees Large Volume Increase on Analyst Upgrade

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) shares saw unusually-high trading volume on Monday after Zacks Investment Research upgraded the stock from a sell rating to a hold rating. Approximately 6,884,330 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 151% from the previous session’s volume of 2,741,180 shares.The stock last traded at $34.64 and had previously closed […]

New Gold Inc. (NGD) Upgraded at Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity upgraded shares of New Gold Inc. (TSE:NGD) (ARCA:NGD) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Friday morning. The firm currently has C$5.75 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of C$4.75. A number of other equities analysts also recently weighed in on […]

Encana Corp (ECA) Given New C$16.25 Price Target at Scotiabank

Encana Corp (TSE:ECA) (NYSE:ECA) had its price objective lifted by Scotiabank to C$16.25 in a research note issued to investors on Friday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. They currently have a sector perform rating on the stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Raymond James Financial, Inc. increased their price target […]

Deutsche Bank AG Analysts Give Roche Holding Ltd. (ROG) a CHF 254 Price Target

Deutsche Bank AG set a CHF 254 price target on Roche Holding Ltd. (VTX:ROG) in a report published on Friday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the healthcare company’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. UBS AG set a CHF 260 target price on shares of […]

Rogers Communications Inc. (RCI.B) PT Raised to C$71.00 at National Bank Financial

Rogers Communications Inc. (TSE:RCI.B) (NYSE:RCI) had its price objective increased by National Bank Financial from C$68.00 to C$71.00 in a report issued on Friday. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the stock. RCI.B has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Scotiabank raised their price objective on shares of Rogers […]

Equities Research Analysts’ Upgrades for October, 23rd (ADBE, AMOV, ARGKF, AXTA, BAC, CUBE, FLDM, GE, HCLP, HTA)

Equities Research Analysts’ upgrades for Monday, October 23rd: Adobe Systems (NASDAQ:ADBE) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a strong sell rating to a sell rating. They currently have $163.12 target price on the stock. America Movil SAB de CV (NASDAQ:AMOV) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a hold rating to a buy rating. […]

CBS Corporation (CBS) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $3.32 Billion

Equities analysts expect CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS) to report $3.32 billion in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Six analysts have provided estimates for CBS Corporation’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $3.43 billion and the lowest is $3.22 billion. CBS Corporation posted sales of $3.40 billion in the same quarter last year, […]

Elementis plc (ELM) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

Shares of Elementis plc (LON:ELM) have been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the seven brokerages that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and two have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month price objective among analysts […]

Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Intercontinental Hotels Group (NYSE:IHG) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued on Monday. The brokerage presently has a $60.00 target price on the stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 11.61% from the company’s current price. According to […]

Contrasting ICICI Bank Limited (IBN) and Its Peers

ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE: IBN) is one of 327 publicly-traded companies in the “Banks” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare ICICI Bank Limited to related companies based on the strength of its profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, risk and dividends. Profitability This table compares ICICI Bank Limited […]

Masco Corporation (MAS) versus Apogee Enterprises (APOG) Financial Contrast

Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS) and Apogee Enterprises (NASDAQ:APOG) are both construction companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, dividends and analyst recommendations. Risk & Volatility Masco Corporation has a beta of 1.54, indicating that its stock price […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Neustar (NSR) Stock Price

Headlines about Neustar (NYSE:NSR) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. […]