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Dycom Industries, Inc. (DY) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $719.83 Million

Wall Street brokerages expect Dycom Industries, Inc. (NYSE:DY) to post $719.83 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Six analysts have issued estimates for Dycom Industries’ earnings. The highest sales estimate is $735.50 million and the lowest is $703.07 million. Dycom Industries posted sales of $655.13 million during the same quarter last […]

First Manhattan Co. Sells 13,990 Shares of DowDuPont Inc (DWDP)

First Manhattan Co. cut its stake in shares of DowDuPont Inc (NYSE:DWDP) by 3.5% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 384,203 shares of the company’s stock after selling 13,990 shares during the period. First Manhattan Co.’s holdings in DowDuPont were worth $20,547,000 at the […]

Seaport Global Securities Begins Coverage on Adient (ADNT)

Seaport Global Securities assumed coverage on shares of Adient (NYSE:ADNT) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, MarketBeat reports. The firm issued a neutral rating on the stock. Seaport Global Securities also issued estimates for Adient’s Q2 2019 earnings at $0.55 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.97 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at $1.16 […]

SK Telecom Co Ltd (SKM) Shares Sold by Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.

Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. lessened its holdings in SK Telecom Co Ltd (NYSE:SKM) by 5.8% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 18,818 shares of the Wireless communications provider’s stock after selling 1,160 shares during the quarter. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.’s holdings in SK Telecom were worth $504,000 as of its […]

Bluerock Residential Growth REIT (BRG) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Bluerock Residential Growth REIT (NYSEAMERICAN:BRG) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Bluerock Residential Growth REIT, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust. It acquires apartment properties in demographically attractive growth markets throughout the United States. […]

Packaging Corp Of America (PKG) Position Lowered by Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.

Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. cut its position in shares of Packaging Corp Of America (NYSE:PKG) by 8.4% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 5,885 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 540 shares during the period. Crossmark […]

Castle Brands (ROX) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Castle Brands (NYSEAMERICAN:ROX) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday. According to Zacks, “CASTLE BRANDS INC., is an emerging developer and international marketer of premium branded spirits within five growing categories of the spirits industry: vodka, rum, tequila, whiskey […]

Eagle Global Advisors LLC Grows Position in CVS Health Corp (CVS)

Eagle Global Advisors LLC increased its stake in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) by 46.6% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 145,698 shares of the pharmacy operator’s stock after buying an additional 46,341 shares during the […]

Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. Has $9.85 Million Position in Honeywell International Inc. (HON)

Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. decreased its position in Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) by 10.0% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 74,524 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after selling 8,243 shares during the quarter. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.’s holdings […]

Amgen, Inc. (AMGN) Holdings Lifted by Community Bank N.A.

Community Bank N.A. boosted its holdings in shares of Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) by 2.3% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 8,904 shares of the medical research company’s stock after acquiring an additional 200 shares during the period. Community […]

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Holdings Raised by Carnegie Capital Asset Management LLC

Carnegie Capital Asset Management LLC raised its holdings in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) by 32.7% in the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 244,328 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock after buying an additional 60,158 shares during the quarter. Verizon Communications makes up 1.2% of Carnegie Capital Asset Management LLC’s investment portfolio, making […]

Boeing Co (BA) Holdings Reduced by First Command Bank

First Command Bank lowered its holdings in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) by 43.0% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 9,399 shares of the aircraft producer’s stock after selling 7,090 shares during the quarter. Boeing accounts for about 1.6% of First Command Bank’s holdings, […]

Invesco CEF Income Composite ETF (PCEF) Stake Raised by Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. grew its position in Invesco CEF Income Composite ETF (NYSEARCA:PCEF) by 43.6% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 200,826 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 60,943 shares during the quarter. Cambridge […]

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. Decreases Holdings in NVIDIA Co. (NVDA)

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. lessened its stake in shares of NVIDIA Co. (NASDAQ:NVDA) by 35.0% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 92,625 shares of the computer hardware maker’s stock after selling 49,875 shares during the quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.’s […]

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. Has $4.21 Million Holdings in VanEck Vectors Wide Moat ETF (MOAT)

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. grew its stake in VanEck Vectors Wide Moat ETF (NYSEARCA:MOAT) by 10.1% in the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 102,352 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 9,356 shares during the quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.’s holdings in VanEck Vectors Wide Moat ETF […]

Dividend Assets Capital LLC Sells 4,858 Shares of AT&T Inc. (T)

Dividend Assets Capital LLC decreased its position in shares of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) by 12.4% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 34,475 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 4,858 shares during the quarter. Dividend Assets Capital […]

Intel Co. (INTC) Shares Sold by ClariVest Asset Management LLC

ClariVest Asset Management LLC lowered its position in Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC) by 41.6% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,087 shares of the chip maker’s stock after selling 2,199 shares during the quarter. ClariVest Asset Management […]

BB&T Securities LLC Has $1.73 Million Holdings in S&P Global Inc (SPGI)

BB&T Securities LLC boosted its holdings in shares of S&P Global Inc (NYSE:SPGI) by 32.1% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 10,178 shares of the business services provider’s stock after buying an additional 2,474 shares during the period. BB&T Securities LLC’s holdings in S&P Global were worth $1,729,000 as of […]

37,337 Shares in New Age Beverages Corp (NBEV) Acquired by Brookstone Capital Management

Brookstone Capital Management bought a new position in shares of New Age Beverages Corp (NASDAQ:NBEV) during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor bought 37,337 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $194,000. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional […]

Insider Selling: Boston Scientific Co. (BSX) EVP Sells $1,769,440.00 in Stock

Boston Scientific Co. (NYSE:BSX) EVP Joseph Michael Fitzgerald sold 44,236 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.00, for a total transaction of $1,769,440.00. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 242,176 shares of the company’s stock, valued at […]

Insider Selling: United Technologies Co. (UTX) VP Sells $1,588,170.14 in Stock

United Technologies Co. (NYSE:UTX) VP Charles D. Gill sold 12,842 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $123.67, for a total transaction of $1,588,170.14. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be […]

Sureserve Group (SUR) Shares Up 4.1%

Sureserve Group PLC (LON:SUR) shot up 4.1% on Thursday . The stock traded as high as GBX 31.50 ($0.41) and last traded at GBX 31.48 ($0.41). 125,832 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of ∞ from the average session volume of 0 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 30.25 ($0.40). Separately, […]

Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta U.S. Small Cap Equity ETF (GSSC) Shares Bought by Betterment LLC

Betterment LLC increased its holdings in shares of Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta U.S. Small Cap Equity ETF (NYSEARCA:GSSC) by 17.8% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 90,238 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 13,634 shares […]

Del Taco Restaurants (TACO) Rating Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub

Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO) was downgraded by stock analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report released on Thursday. A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Maxim Group cut their target price on shares of Del Taco Restaurants from $19.00 to $16.00 and […]

iShares Russell 2000 Value ETF (IWN) Shares Bought by Betterment LLC

Betterment LLC grew its position in shares of iShares Russell 2000 Value ETF (NYSEARCA:IWN) by 46.4% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 754,641 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 239,267 shares during the quarter. iShares Russell 2000 Value ETF comprises about 0.6% of Betterment LLC’s investment portfolio, […]

Perficient (PRFT) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT) was upgraded by stock analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Jefferies Financial Group initiated coverage on shares of Perficient in a research report on Tuesday, November 20th. They […]

iShares ESG MSCI EM ETF (ESGE) Stake Increased by Betterment LLC

Betterment LLC grew its stake in shares of iShares ESG MSCI EM ETF (NASDAQ:ESGE) by 43.8% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 219,499 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 66,841 shares during the quarter. Betterment […]

Blackline (BL) Rating Reiterated by KeyCorp

Blackline (NASDAQ:BL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities researchers at KeyCorp in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. They presently have a $56.00 price objective on the technology company’s stock. KeyCorp’s price target points to a potential upside of 8.76% from the stock’s previous close. The analysts wrote, “We […]

Willis Towers Watson (WLTW) Downgraded by BidaskClub

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW) was downgraded by investment analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. Several other brokerages have also weighed in on WLTW. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a $178.00 target price (up from $166.00) […]

Bailard Inc. Acquires Shares of 25,200 On Deck Capital Inc (ONDK)

Bailard Inc. acquired a new stake in On Deck Capital Inc (NYSE:ONDK) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 25,200 shares of the credit services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $149,000. Several other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes […]

Boston Financial Mangement LLC Lowers Stake in Honeywell International Inc. (HON)

Boston Financial Mangement LLC cut its position in shares of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) by 1.5% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 14,381 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after selling 225 shares during the period. Boston Financial Mangement LLC’s […]

Vanguard Industrials ETF (VIS) Position Raised by Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc.

Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. increased its holdings in Vanguard Industrials ETF (NYSEARCA:VIS) by 119.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 206 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 112 shares during the period. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc.’s holdings […]

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Holdings Reduced by Blue Chip Partners Inc.

Blue Chip Partners Inc. decreased its position in Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) by 14.1% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 24,579 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 4,023 shares during the period. Blue Chip Partners Inc.’s […]

iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF (IEFA) Shares Sold by Boston Research & Management Inc.

Boston Research & Management Inc. trimmed its stake in iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF (BATS:IEFA) by 12.9% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 50,059 shares of the company’s stock after selling 7,411 shares during the period. Boston Research & Management Inc.’s holdings in iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $2,753,000 […]

Critical Comparison: Fidelity Southern (LION) vs. MidWestOne Financial Group (MOFG)

Fidelity Southern (NASDAQ:LION) and MidWestOne Financial Group (NASDAQ:MOFG) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, risk, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Fidelity Southern and MidWestOne […]

Comparing NetApp (NTAP) & Quantum (QMCO)

NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP) and Quantum (OTCMKTS:QMCO) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership. Insider and Institutional Ownership 95.8% of NetApp shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.0% of […]

BB&T Securities LLC Lowers Holdings in ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF (SMDV)

BB&T Securities LLC decreased its stake in ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF (BATS:SMDV) by 11.9% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 31,023 shares of the company’s stock after selling 4,201 shares during the period. BB&T Securities LLC’s holdings in ProShares Russell […]

Betterment LLC Sells 1,335,995 Shares of Vanguard Value ETF (VTV)

Betterment LLC lessened its position in shares of Vanguard Value ETF (NYSEARCA:VTV) by 14.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,212,138 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,335,995 shares during the period. Vanguard Value ETF makes up about 5.6% of Betterment […]

BB&T Securities LLC Decreases Holdings in Hartford Financial Services Group Inc (HIG)

BB&T Securities LLC reduced its position in shares of Hartford Financial Services Group Inc (NYSE:HIG) by 6.9% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 34,497 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 2,569 shares during the quarter. BB&T Securities LLC’s […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect Davita Inc (DVA) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.87 Billion

Analysts expect Davita Inc (NYSE:DVA) to announce $2.87 billion in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Five analysts have provided estimates for Davita’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $2.93 billion and the lowest estimate coming in at $2.73 billion. Davita reported sales of $2.85 billion in […]

Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US ETF (VEU) Shares Bought by Boston Research & Management Inc.

Boston Research & Management Inc. boosted its stake in Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US ETF (NYSEARCA:VEU) by 23.9% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 12,379 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,390 shares during the quarter. […]

Brooks Moore & Associates Inc. Purchases New Holdings in Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (VOO)

Brooks Moore & Associates Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO) in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm purchased 4,017 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $923,000. A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Renaissance […]

Brookstone Capital Management Invests $221,000 in American Express (AXP)

Brookstone Capital Management purchased a new position in American Express (NYSE:AXP) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 2,322 shares of the payment services company’s stock, valued at approximately $221,000. Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of AXP. […]

Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Stake Increased by Bank of Montreal Can

Bank of Montreal Can raised its stake in Sierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWIR) (TSE:SW) by 5.5% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 83,109 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 4,369 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal […]

Bank of Montreal Can Acquires 9,927 Shares of Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS)

Bank of Montreal Can increased its holdings in Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) by 5.0% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 209,757 shares of the energy producer’s stock after purchasing an additional 9,927 shares during the quarter. Bank of Montreal Can’s holdings in Oasis Petroleum were worth $1,160,000 at the end of […]

POSCO (PKX) Holdings Raised by Bank of Montreal Can

Bank of Montreal Can raised its stake in shares of POSCO (NYSE:PKX) by 5.6% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 19,186 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,015 shares during the period. Bank […]

International Consolidated Airlns Grp (IAG) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital restated their buy rating on shares of International Consolidated Airlns Grp (LON:IAG) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on the company. Barclays reissued an overweight rating on shares of International Consolidated Airlns Grp in a report on Monday, October 15th. Royal Bank […]

Learning Technologies Group (LTG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Learning Technologies Group (LON:LTG) in a research report report published on Wednesday. Separately, Berenberg Bank restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 190 ($2.48) target price on shares of Learning Technologies Group in a research report on Tuesday, January 22nd. LON:LTG opened at GBX 69 […]

Glencore (GLEN) Given a GBX 350 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group Analysts

Goldman Sachs Group set a GBX 350 ($4.57) price target on Glencore (LON:GLEN) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the natural resources company’s stock. A number of other research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Barclays restated an overweight rating and issued […]

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Stake Lessened by Becker Capital Management Inc.

Becker Capital Management Inc. trimmed its holdings in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) by 2.7% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 728,273 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 20,585 shares during the quarter. Gilead Sciences comprises about 1.8% of Becker Capital Management Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 14th largest position. […]