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Umpqua Holdings Corporation (UMPQ) PT Raised to $20.00 at Wells Fargo & Company

Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) had its price target hoisted by Wells Fargo & Company from $18.00 to $20.00 in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning. Wells Fargo & Company currently has a market perform rating on the bank’s stock. Several other research firms have also recently issued reports on UMPQ. Keefe, Bruyette […]

Santander Consumer USA Holdings (SC) – Research Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates

Santander Consumer USA Holdings (NYSE: SC) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms: 10/17/2017 – Santander Consumer USA Holdings is now covered by analysts at Citigroup Inc.. They set a “neutral” rating and a $16.00 price target on the stock. 10/14/2017 – Santander Consumer USA Holdings was upgraded by analysts […]

BTIG Research Cuts Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Price Target to $17.00

Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:TACO) had its price target cut by BTIG Research from $19.00 to $17.00 in a research note released on Friday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. They currently have a buy rating on the restaurant operator’s stock. TACO has been the subject of several other research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Del […]

Wells Fargo & Company Boosts Triton International Limited (TRTN) Price Target to $42.00

Triton International Limited (NASDAQ:TRTN) had its target price raised by Wells Fargo & Company from $39.00 to $42.00 in a report published on Friday. Wells Fargo & Company currently has an outperform rating on the stock. Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. BidaskClub raised shares of Triton International Limited from […]

Contrasting StealthGas (GASS) and Golden Ocean Group Limited (GOGL)

StealthGas (NASDAQ: GASS) and Golden Ocean Group Limited (NASDAQ:GOGL) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends and profitability. Valuation & Earnings This table compares StealthGas and Golden Ocean Group Limited’s gross […]

Reviewing Washington Trust Bancorp (WASH) and Its Rivals

Washington Trust Bancorp (NASDAQ: WASH) is one of 207 public companies in the “Commercial Banks” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Washington Trust Bancorp to related businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, earnings and valuation. Earnings & Valuation This table compares […]

Equities Analysts Issue Forecasts for Continental Resources, Inc.’s Q3 2017 Earnings (CLR)

Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) – Analysts at KeyCorp increased their Q3 2017 earnings per share estimates for Continental Resources in a research report issued on Wednesday. KeyCorp analyst D. Deckelbaum now forecasts that the oil and natural gas company will post earnings per share of $0.05 for the quarter, up from their prior forecast of […]

Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) to Release Earnings on Wednesday

Suncor Energy Inc. (TSE:SU) (NYSE:SU) will post its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, October 25th. Analysts expect Suncor Energy to post earnings of C$0.38 per share for the quarter. Suncor Energy (TSE:SU) (NYSE:SU) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The company reported C$0.12 earnings per share for […]

Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday

Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT) is scheduled to post its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, October 25th. Analysts expect Sarepta Therapeutics to post earnings of ($0.91) per share for the quarter. Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT) opened at 51.47 on Tuesday. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $47.83 and a […]

Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Murphy USA Inc. is a retailer of gasoline products and convenience store merchandise primarily in the United States. Murphy USA Inc. is headquartered […]

FinnCap Boosts GB Group plc (GBG) Price Target to GBX 450

GB Group plc (LON:GBG) had its price objective increased by investment analysts at FinnCap from GBX 425 ($5.61) to GBX 450 ($5.94) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. FinnCap’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 13.71% from the […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact BT Group PLC (BT) Stock Price

Media headlines about BT Group PLC (NYSE:BT) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the […]

WesBanco, Inc. (WSBC) PT Set at $47.00 by DA Davidson

DA Davidson set a $47.00 price objective on WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) in a research note released on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock. DA Davidson also issued estimates for WesBanco’s FY2017 earnings at $2.39 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $0.70 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.68 […]

Prologis (PLD) Receives Daily Media Impact Score of 0.15

Media coverage about Prologis (NYSE:PLD) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative 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 nearest to one being the most favorable. Prologis earned a […]

Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) is set to issue its quarterly earnings data before the market opens on Wednesday, October 25th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.07 per share for the quarter. Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The social networking company reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) […]

Visteon Corporation (VC) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Visteon Corporation (NYSE:VC) will be issuing its quarterly earnings data before the market opens on Thursday, October 26th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $1.19 per share for the quarter. Visteon Corporation (NYSE:VC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The auto parts company reported $1.38 earnings per share for […]

ValuEngine Lowers Catasys, Inc. (CATS) to Sell

ValuEngine cut shares of Catasys, Inc. (NASDAQ:CATS) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Saturday. A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on CATS. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Catasys from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Monday, August 7th. […]

Berenberg Bank Lowers Shire PLC (SHP) Price Target to GBX 5,900

Shire PLC (LON:SHP) had its price objective decreased by equities researchers at Berenberg Bank from GBX 6,000 ($79.18) to GBX 5,900 ($77.86) in a research note issued on Tuesday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Berenberg Bank’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 60.65% from the stock’s […]

Lookers PLC (LOOK) Rating Lowered to Hold at Berenberg Bank

Lookers PLC (LON:LOOK) was downgraded by equities research analysts at Berenberg Bank to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 95 ($1.25) target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of GBX 170 ($2.24). Berenberg Bank’s price objective would indicate […]

Barclays PLC (BARC) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group

Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating restated by stock analysts at Credit Suisse Group in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 230 ($3.04) price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. Credit Suisse Group’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 17.68% from the company’s previous […]

Crane Company (CR) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $683.28 Million

Equities analysts expect Crane Company (NYSE:CR) to report sales of $683.28 million for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have made estimates for Crane’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $689.00 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $677.00 million. Crane posted sales of $694.20 million in the same quarter […]

Financial Survey: Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN) and Its Rivals

Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN) is one of 20 publicly-traded companies in the “Office REITs” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Brandywine Realty Trust to related companies based on the strength of its valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and risk. Profitability This table compares Brandywine Realty […]

Head-To-Head Comparison: America Movil SAB de CV (AMOV) and Cellcom Israel (CEL)

America Movil SAB de CV (NASDAQ: AMOV) and Cellcom Israel (NYSE:CEL) are both telecommunications services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, dividends and institutional ownership. Insider and Institutional Ownership 5.6% of Cellcom Israel shares are held […]

Vale (VALE) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds

Media stories about Vale (NYSE:VALE) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Carnival Corporation (CCL) Share Price

News stories about Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one […]

Sse Plc (SSE) Receives “Sell” Rating from Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG reissued their sell rating on shares of Sse Plc (LON:SSE) in a report published on Friday morning. Deutsche Bank AG currently has a GBX 1,300 ($17.15) target price on the stock. SSE has been the subject of a number of other reports. Citigroup Inc. raised Sse Plc to a neutral rating and […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMPH) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMPH) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Friday morning. According to Zacks, “Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company. It focuses primarily on developing, manufacturing, marketing, and selling generic and proprietary injectable and inhalation products. The company […]

Advanced Disposal Services Inc (ADSW) Downgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Advanced Disposal Services Inc (NASDAQ:ADSW) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Saturday morning. Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on ADSW. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded Advanced Disposal Services from a buy rating to a hold rating and set a $26.00 target price […]

Cortex Business Solutions Inc (CBX) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Cortex Business Solutions Inc (CVE:CBX) is scheduled to issue its quarterly earnings data before the market opens on Wednesday, October 25th. In related news, insider Sandra Fawcett sold 15,000 shares of Cortex Business Solutions stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$3.65, for a total […]

FinnCap Raises eServGlobal Limited (ESG) Price Target to GBX 20

eServGlobal Limited (LON:ESG) had its price objective upped by FinnCap from GBX 18 ($0.24) to GBX 20 ($0.26) in a report published on Friday. The brokerage currently has a corporate rating on the stock. eServGlobal Limited (LON:ESG) opened at 12.625 on Friday. eServGlobal Limited has a 1-year low of GBX 5.00 and a 1-year high […]

InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (IHG) Earns Hold Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reiterated their hold rating on shares of InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (LON:IHG) in a research report report published on Friday. The firm currently has a GBX 4,600 ($60.70) price target on the stock. IHG has been the topic of several other reports. Barclays PLC reissued an equal weight rating and issued a GBX […]

Chart Industries, Inc. (GTLS) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Chart Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:GTLS) is scheduled to be announcing its earnings results before the market opens on Wednesday, October 25th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.25 per share for the quarter. Chart Industries has set its FY17 guidance at $0.65-0.80 EPS. Chart Industries (NASDAQ:GTLS) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, […]

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) PT Set at GBX 85 by UBS AG

UBS AG set a GBX 85 ($1.12) price target on Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) in a research report sent to investors on Friday, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. The firm currently has a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on the company. Societe Generale reaffirmed a buy […]

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given a GBX 5,600 Price Target at Royal Bank Of Canada

Royal Bank Of Canada set a GBX 5,600 ($73.90) price target on Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) in a report issued on Friday. The brokerage currently has a sell rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on RB. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a buy rating and set […]

Reviewing Sun Life Financial (SLF) and GWG Holdings (GWGH)

Sun Life Financial (NYSE: SLF) and GWG Holdings (NASDAQ:GWGH) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation and risk. Institutional & Insider Ownership 40.9% of Sun Life Financial shares are held by institutional […]

Analyzing China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SNP) & Its Competitors

China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (NYSE: SNP) is one of 38 public companies in the “Oil & Gas Refining and Marketing” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation to similar companies based on the strength of its profitability, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, […]

Head to Head Analysis: CIM Commercial Trust Corp (CMCT) and Safetyome & Growth (SAFE)

Safetyome & Growth (NASDAQ: SAFE) and CIM Commercial Trust Corp (NASDAQ:CMCT) are both small-cap financials companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations and dividends. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Safetyome & Growth and CIM […]

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (CBI) Rating Reiterated by Robert W. Baird

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (NYSE:CBI)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by Robert W. Baird in a report issued on Sunday. They presently have a $10.00 price target on the construction company’s stock. Robert W. Baird’s price objective indicates a potential downside of 36.55% from the company’s previous close. A number of other […]

Frank’s International N.V. (FI) Rating Reiterated by Piper Jaffray Companies

Frank’s International N.V. (NYSE:FI)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies in a report issued on Sunday. A number of other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on FI. Scotiabank set a $13.00 price target on Frank’s International N.V. and gave the stock a “hold” rating in […]

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMPH) Given a $19.00 Price Target by Piper Jaffray Companies Analysts

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMPH) received a $19.00 price objective from research analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies in a report issued on Sunday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Piper Jaffray Companies’ price target points to a potential upside of 4.05% from the company’s current price. AMPH has been the subject of […]

Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CNCE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Stifel Nicolaus

Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNCE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by research analysts at Stifel Nicolaus in a research report issued on Sunday. They currently have a $30.00 price objective on the biotechnology company’s stock. Stifel Nicolaus’ price objective indicates a potential upside of 90.48% from the company’s previous close. Several other brokerages also recently […]

BNCCORP Inc. (BNCC) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

BNCCORP Inc. (OTCMKTS:BNCC) is scheduled to announce its earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. BNCCORP (OTCMKTS:BNCC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The bank reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter. The business had revenue of $12.20 million for the quarter. BNCCORP had a net margin of 11.80% and a return on […]

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) will release its earnings data before the market opens on Wednesday, October 25th. Analysts expect Alexion Pharmaceuticals to post earnings of $1.33 per share for the quarter. Alexion Pharmaceuticals has set its FY17 guidance at $5.40-5.55 EPS. Alexion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ALXN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The […]

OFS Capital Corporation (OFS) versus MCG Capital Corp (MCGC) Head-To-Head Analysis

OFS Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: OFS) and MCG Capital Corp (NASDAQ:MCGC) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and earnings. Profitability This table compares OFS Capital Corporation and MCG Capital Corp’s net margins, […]

Contrasting Roadrunner Transportation Systems (RRTS) & Echo Global Logistics (ECHO)

Roadrunner Transportation Systems (NASDAQ: RRTS) and Echo Global Logistics (NASDAQ:ECHO) are both small-cap industrials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, risk, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Roadrunner Transportation Systems and Echo Global […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (EGBN) to Announce $0.87 Earnings Per Share

Brokerages forecast that Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN) will report $0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for Eagle Bancorp’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.84 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.89. Eagle Bancorp posted earnings per share of $0.75 […]

Silver Wheaton Corp (WPM) Given a $28.00 Price Target at TD Securities

TD Securities set a $28.00 target price on Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:WPM) in a report published on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut Silver Wheaton Corp from a hold rating […]

British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC (SKYAY) Upgraded at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC (OTC:SKYAY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Saturday. Shares of British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC (OTC:SKYAY) opened at 49.45 on Friday. British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC has a 12-month low of $37.23 and a 12-month high of $52.91. The […]

Altagas’ (ALA) Market Perform Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets reiterated their market perform rating on shares of Altagas Ltd (TSE:ALA) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. They currently have a C$32.00 target price on the stock. Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Beacon Securities reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Altagas […]

Analysts Expect New Mountain Finance Corporation (NMFC) Will Post Earnings of $0.34 Per Share

Analysts forecast that New Mountain Finance Corporation (NYSE:NMFC) will report earnings per share of $0.34 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have issued estimates for New Mountain Finance Corporation’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.33 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.35. New Mountain Finance Corporation […]