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Progressive Corporation (The) Forecasted to Post Q4 2017 Earnings of $0.73 Per Share (PGR)

Progressive Corporation (The) (NYSE:PGR) – Analysts at Langen Mcalenn dropped their Q4 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Progressive Corporation (The) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. Langen Mcalenn analyst R. Glasspiegel now expects that the insurance provider will post earnings per share of $0.73 for the quarter, down […]

Trio-Tech International (TRT) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Accern Reports

Press coverage about Trio-Tech International (NYSE:TRT) has trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing 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 one being the […]

Anthera Pharmaceuticals (ANTH) Earns Daily Media Impact Score of 0.07

Press coverage about Anthera Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ANTH) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Anthera […]

FY2017 EPS Estimates for AvalonBay Communities Inc Lowered by Jefferies Group (AVB)

AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Group lowered their FY2017 earnings per share estimates for AvalonBay Communities in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. Jefferies Group analyst O. Okusanya now forecasts that the real estate investment trust will post earnings of $8.50 per share for the year, down […]

Financial Survey: Deep Down (DPDW) vs. Weatherford International PLC (WFT)

Deep Down (OTCMKTS: DPDW) and Weatherford International PLC (NYSE:WFT) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, risk and analyst recommendations. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Deep Down […]

Head to Head Review: Heritage Insurance Holdings (HRTG) vs. Its Competitors

Heritage Insurance Holdings (NYSE: HRTG) is one of 92 public companies in the “Property & Casualty Insurance” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Heritage Insurance Holdings to similar companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability and earnings. Profitability This table compares […]

John Laing Group PLC (JLG) Receives GBX 344.40 Average Price Target from Analysts

John Laing Group PLC (LON:JLG) has received an average rating of “Buy” from the six ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a buy recommendation. The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last […]

D.R. Horton, Inc. (DHI) Price Target Raised to $46.00

D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) had its target price lifted by equities research analysts at KeyCorp from $41.00 to $46.00 in a research report issued on Friday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the construction company’s stock. KeyCorp’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 8.16% from the stock’s previous close. Several other […]

Meritor, Inc. (MTOR) Given New $22.00 Price Target at Barclays PLC

Meritor, Inc. (NYSE:MTOR) had its price objective hoisted by investment analysts at Barclays PLC from $21.00 to $22.00 in a report released on Friday. The firm currently has an “equal weight” rating on the auto parts company’s stock. Barclays PLC’s target price indicates a potential downside of 15.81% from the stock’s previous close. A number […]

Visteon Corporation (VC) Price Target Raised to $107.00 at Barclays PLC

Visteon Corporation (NYSE:VC) had its target price upped by Barclays PLC from $98.00 to $107.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. The firm currently has an “equal weight” rating on the auto parts company’s stock. Barclays PLC’s target price suggests a potential downside of 13.02% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Comparing Realogy Holdings Corp. (RLGY) & Forest City Enterprises (FCE-A)

Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY) and Forest City Enterprises (NASDAQ:FCE-A) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and valuation. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent recommendations for Realogy Holdings […]

Laureate Education (LAUR) & Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC) Head to Head Comparison

Laureate Education (NASDAQ: LAUR) and Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ:LINC) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, institutional ownership and earnings. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Laureate Education and Lincoln Educational Services […]

Head to Head Survey: BlueLinx Holdings (BXC) vs. GMS (GMS)

GMS (NYSE: GMS) and BlueLinx Holdings (NYSE:BXC) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, risk and analyst recommendations. Institutional & Insider Ownership 55.5% of GMS shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 74.5% […]

Huron Consulting Group Inc. (HURN) Upgraded to “Hold” by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Monday. According to Zacks, “Huron Consulting Group Inc. is the parent company of Huron Consulting Services LLC, an independent provider of financial and operational consulting services. Huron’s experienced and credentialed […]

Garrison Capital Inc. (GARS) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Garrison Capital Inc. (NASDAQ:GARS) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning. According to Zacks, “Garrison Capital Inc. is an externally managed, closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. The Company’s investment objective is to generate current income and capital appreciation […]

HCA Holdings, Inc. (HCA) Insider Michael S. Cuffe Sells 2,150 Shares

HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) insider Michael S. Cuffe sold 2,150 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $78.00, for a total value of $167,700.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 12,476 shares of the company’s stock, valued at […]

PyroGenesis Canada Inc (PYR) Insider Pierre Carabin Purchases 200,000 Shares

PyroGenesis Canada Inc (TSE:PYR) insider Pierre Carabin purchased 200,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 18th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of C$0.21 per share, with a total value of C$42,000.00. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This article was reported by [[site]] and is the sole property of of […]

Adams Diversified Equity Fund, Inc. (ADX) Director Lauriann C. Kloppenburg Acquires 5,300 Shares of Stock

Adams Diversified Equity Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ADX) Director Lauriann C. Kloppenburg acquired 5,300 shares of Adams Diversified Equity Fund stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, October 18th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $15.50 per share, with a total value of $82,150.00. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 5,300 […]

Tamarack-Valley-Energy-Ltd (TVE) Trading Up 3.5% Following Insider Buying Activity

Shares of Tamarack-Valley-Energy-Ltd (TSE:TVE) were up 3.5% on Friday following insider buying activity. The company traded as high as C$2.71 and last traded at C$2.67. Approximately 241,299 shares traded hands during trading, a decline of 46% from the average daily volume of 448,149 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$2.58. Specifically, insider Gmt Capital […]

Sprint Corporation (S) Downgraded by ValuEngine to “Sell”

ValuEngine downgraded shares of Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Monday. S has been the subject of several other reports. KeyCorp reissued a hold rating on shares of Sprint Corporation in a report on Wednesday, October 11th. Zacks Investment Research raised Sprint Corporation […]

Petropavlovsk PLC’s (POG) “speculative buy” Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed their speculative buy rating on shares of Petropavlovsk PLC (LON:POG) in a report published on Tuesday. The firm currently has a GBX 12 ($0.16) price objective on the mining company’s stock. Petropavlovsk PLC (POG) traded down 0.12% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 8.34. The company had a trading volume of […]

Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Merlin Entertainments PLC (MERL)

Peel Hunt reissued their buy rating on shares of Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL) in a research report released on Tuesday morning. The firm currently has a GBX 530 ($7.04) target price on the stock. A number of other brokerages have also commented on MERL. Beaufort Securities reiterated a buy rating on shares of Merlin Entertainments […]

Adient PLC (ADNT) Earns “Buy” Rating from Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Adient PLC (NASDAQ:ADNT) in a research report released on Tuesday morning. Several other brokerages also recently commented on ADNT. ValuEngine upgraded Adient PLC from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a report on Monday. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Adient PLC from a hold […]

AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMAG) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAG) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “AMAG has been pursuing strategic acquisitions and deals to boost its portfolio and pipeline. The company is making its investments in the launch of Intrarosa, expansion […]

FY2017 Earnings Forecast for Frank’s International N.V. (FI) Issued By Jefferies Group

Frank’s International N.V. (NYSE:FI) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Group decreased their FY2017 earnings estimates for Frank’s International N.V. in a report issued on Monday. Jefferies Group analyst B. Handler now forecasts that the pipeline company will post earnings of ($0.43) per share for the year, down from their previous estimate of ($0.42). Jefferies Group […]

Brokerages Anticipate Erie Indemnity Company (ERIE) to Post $1.11 Earnings Per Share

Shares of Erie Indemnity Company (NASDAQ:ERIE) have been given a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Zacks has also given Erie Indemnity an industry rank of 108 out of 265 […]

Eyegate Pharmaceuticals (EYEG) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.11

News articles about Eyegate Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:EYEG) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing 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 nearest to one being the […]

HNI Corporation (HNI) Chairman Stanley A. Askren Sells 12,000 Shares of Stock

HNI Corporation (NYSE:HNI) Chairman Stanley A. Askren sold 12,000 shares of HNI Corporation stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $42.42, for a total value of $509,040.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. […]

BroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Insider Scott D. Hoffpauir Sells 4,448 Shares of Stock

BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSFT) insider Scott D. Hoffpauir sold 4,448 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $52.89, for a total value of $235,254.72. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 94,656 shares in the company, valued at $5,006,355.84. The sale […]

Basf Se (BASFY) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Basf Se (NASDAQ:BASFY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Monday. According to Zacks, “BASF is the world’s leading chemical company: The Chemical Company. Its portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and agricultural products to oil and gas. As a reliable partner […]

RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. (RNR) Rating Reiterated by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued their hold rating on shares of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:RNR) in a report published on Monday. The firm currently has a $136.00 target price on the insurance provider’s stock. Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on RNR. BidaskClub upgraded RenaissanceRe Holdings from a sell rating to a hold […]

Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc. (AFH) Cut to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFH) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Monday. According to Zacks, “Atlas Financial Holdings Inc. provides commercial automobile insurance policies primarily in the United States through its subsidiaries. The company provides insurance coverage to taxi cabs, non-emergency […]

Molina Healthcare Inc (MOH) Director John C. Molina Sells 23,993 Shares of Stock

Molina Healthcare Inc (NYSE:MOH) Director John C. Molina sold 23,993 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, October 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $62.55, for a total transaction of $1,500,762.15. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 517,529 shares of the […]

Citizens & Northern Corp (CZNC) Issues Earnings Results

Citizens & Northern Corp (NASDAQ:CZNC) issued its earnings results on Wednesday. The financial services provider reported $0.32 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.34 by ($0.02), Bloomberg Earnings reports. Citizens & Northern Corp had a net margin of 25.87% and a return on equity of 8.41%. Shares of Citizens […]

RestorGenex Corp. (DFFN) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds

News articles about RestorGenex Corp. (NASDAQ:DFFN) have trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. […]

XG Technology (XGTI) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds

Media headlines about XG Technology (NASDAQ:XGTI) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest […]

FY2017 EPS Estimates for Visa Inc. (V) Raised by Analyst

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) – Research analysts at Jefferies Group lifted their FY2017 earnings estimates for Visa in a research report issued on Tuesday. Jefferies Group analyst R. El-Assal now forecasts that the credit-card processor will post earnings of $3.43 per share for the year, up from their prior forecast of $3.42. Jefferies Group currently has […]

Financial Survey: Landauer (LDR) versus Steris Plc (STE)

Landauer (NYSE: LDR) and Steris Plc (NYSE:STE) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings and profitability. Dividends Landauer pays an annual dividend of $1.10 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Critical Comparison: Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (SHLX) versus The Competition

Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SHLX) is one of 53 public companies in the “Oil & Gas Transportation Services” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. to related businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability and institutional ownership. Dividends […]

Jupiter Fund Management PLC (JUP) Rating Reiterated by Macquarie

Jupiter Fund Management PLC (LON:JUP)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reissued by analysts at Macquarie in a research note issued on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 521 ($6.92) price objective on the stock. Macquarie’s price objective would suggest a potential downside of 11.39% from the company’s previous close. Several other research analysts have also […]

Liberum Capital Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Bellway plc (BWY)

Liberum Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Bellway plc (LON:BWY) in a research note released on Tuesday. Liberum Capital currently has a GBX 3,336 ($44.33) price target on the stock. BWY has been the topic of a number of other reports. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a hold rating and issued a GBX 3,090 […]

Man Group Plc (EMG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Macquarie

Man Group Plc (LON:EMG)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reissued by equities researchers at Macquarie in a research note issued on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 193 ($2.56) price target on the investment management company’s stock. Macquarie’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 2.12% from the company’s previous close. A number of other […]

FY2017 EPS Estimates for Cabot Microelectronics Corporation Increased by Seaport Global Securities (CCMP)

Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) – Investment analysts at Seaport Global Securities lifted their FY2017 earnings estimates for Cabot Microelectronics Corporation in a report issued on Wednesday. Seaport Global Securities analyst M. Harrison now forecasts that the semiconductor company will post earnings of $3.38 per share for the year, up from their previous estimate of $3.36. […]

Zacks: Brokerages Expect Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) Will Post Earnings of $1.84 Per Share

Wall Street analysts expect Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ:NCLH) to post earnings per share of $1.84 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have issued estimates for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings’ earnings, with estimates ranging from $1.75 to $1.89. Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings reported earnings per share of $1.62 during the same […]

Straight Path Communications Inc (STRP) Insider Zhouyue Pi Sells 16,978 Shares of Stock

Straight Path Communications Inc (NASDAQ:STRP) insider Zhouyue Pi sold 16,978 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $181.43, for a total transaction of $3,080,318.54. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Shares […]

Bridget Guerin Buys 40,771 Shares of Mobeus Income & Growth VCT PLC (MIX) Stock

Mobeus Income & Growth VCT PLC (LON:MIX) insider Bridget Guerin bought 40,771 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, October 20th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 74 ($0.98) per share, for a total transaction of £30,170.54 ($40,088.41). Mobeus Income & Growth VCT PLC (LON:MIX) remained flat at […]

Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Hold Rating for United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI)

Jefferies Group LLC reissued their hold rating on shares of United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) in a research report released on Monday morning. A number of other equities research analysts also recently commented on UNFI. Morgan Stanley reiterated an underweight rating and issued a $33.00 target price (down from $36.00) on shares of United Natural […]

Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Buy Rating for Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE)

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE:ETE) in a research report released on Monday morning. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $20.00 price objective on the pipeline company’s stock. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a […]

SLM Corporation (SLM) Now Covered by Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. initiated coverage on shares of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) in a research note issued to investors on Monday, MarketBeat reports. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $16.00 price objective on the credit services provider’s stock. Several other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on SLM. BidaskClub raised SLM Corporation from a […]

Analysts Expect CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (CORR) Will Announce Earnings of $1.07 Per Share

Brokerages predict that CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) will announce earnings per share of $1.07 for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have made estimates for CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $1.11 and the lowest estimate coming in at $1.03. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust posted […]