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Crestwood Advisors Group LLC Raises Holdings in 3M Company (MMM)

Crestwood Advisors Group LLC raised its position in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) by 0.8% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 74,398 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after buying an additional 583 shares during the quarter. Crestwood Advisors […]

Alphabet (GOOG) Rating Increased to Buy at BidaskClub

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) was upgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued on Tuesday. Other research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Vetr cut shares of Alphabet from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $1,080.50 price objective for […]

Frontier Communications (FTR) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday. Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on FTR. Vetr cut Frontier Communications from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $13.35 target price for the company. […]

SL Green Realty Corp (SLG) Shares Bought by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. boosted its holdings in SL Green Realty Corp (NYSE:SLG) by 0.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 66,503 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 604 shares during the […]

Insider Selling: Civitas Solutions, Inc. (CIVI) Insider Sells $94,050.00 in Stock

Civitas Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:CIVI) insider Renzo Linda De sold 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.81, for a total value of $94,050.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 154,854 shares of the company’s stock, valued […]

MasTec, Inc. (MTZ) Position Decreased by Engineers Gate Manager LP

Engineers Gate Manager LP reduced its holdings in shares of MasTec, Inc. (NYSE:MTZ) by 47.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 19,236 shares of the construction company’s stock after selling 17,550 shares during the quarter. Engineers Gate Manager LP’s […]

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. Sells 3,620 Shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (RHP)

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. lowered its stake in Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE:RHP) by 10.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 29,990 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 3,620 shares during […]

Wealthcare Advisory Partners LLC Purchases New Holdings in Lamb Weston Holdings Inc. (LW)

Wealthcare Advisory Partners LLC purchased a new stake in Lamb Weston Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LW) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm purchased 8,203 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock, valued at approximately $385,000. Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to […]

Insider Selling: Mantech International Corp (MANT) Director Sells 1,000 Shares of Stock

Mantech International Corp (NASDAQ:MANT) Director Mary K. Bush sold 1,000 shares of Mantech International stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $50.45, for a total transaction of $50,450.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 7,540 shares in the company, valued at […]

Cantor Fitzgerald Reiterates “$28.00” Price Target for Corbus Pharmaceuticals (CRBP)

Corbus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CRBP) has been given a $28.00 price target by Cantor Fitzgerald in a research note issued on Thursday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Cantor Fitzgerald’s price target indicates a potential upside of 273.33% from the company’s previous close. Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports […]

Silgan (SLGN) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Silgan (NASDAQ:SLGN) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Silgan is poised to gain from opportunities in the health care market and its focus on improving operational footprint in the legacy closures business. Further, the Dispensing Systems acquisition will […]

Zytronic (ZYT) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

Zytronic (LON:ZYT) issued its earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported GBX 29 ($0.39) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, Digital Look Earnings reports. The company had revenue of GBX 228.90 billion for the quarter. Zytronic had a return on equity of 17.90% and a net margin of 19.07%. Zytronic (LON:ZYT) traded up GBX […]

Gyroscope Capital Management Group LLC Has $6.05 Million Stake in Metlife Inc (MET)

Gyroscope Capital Management Group LLC grew its holdings in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) by 14.2% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 116,392 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 14,457 shares during the quarter. Metlife accounts for […]

Energizer Holdings Inc (ENR) Shares Bought by Wells Fargo & Company MN

Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its position in Energizer Holdings Inc (NYSE:ENR) by 15.1% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 749,601 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 98,113 shares during the quarter. Wells Fargo & […]

New York State Common Retirement Fund Purchases 468 Shares of John Bean Technologies Corporation (JBT)

New York State Common Retirement Fund lifted its position in shares of John Bean Technologies Corporation (NYSE:JBT) by 0.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 209,091 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after purchasing an […]

Fortive Corporation (FTV) Shares Bought by WealthTrust Fairport LLC

WealthTrust Fairport LLC increased its stake in Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV) by 20.6% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 44,487 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 7,590 shares during the period. WealthTrust Fairport LLC’s holdings in […]

22,552 Shares in Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) Purchased by Yellowstone Partners LLC

Yellowstone Partners LLC purchased a new stake in Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE:HBI) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor purchased 22,552 shares of the textile maker’s stock, valued at approximately $556,000. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds […]

Jane Street Group LLC Takes $828,000 Position in LINE Corporation (LN)

Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new position in shares of LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 22,862 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $828,000. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also […]

Hahn Capital Management LLC Has $29.05 Million Position in Emcor Group Inc (EME)

Hahn Capital Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Emcor Group Inc (NYSE:EME) by 28.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 418,659 shares of the construction company’s stock after buying an additional 92,305 shares during the quarter. Emcor Group makes up […]

Credit Suisse Group Begins Coverage on Jagged Peak Energy (JAG)

Credit Suisse Group assumed coverage on shares of Jagged Peak Energy (NYSE:JAG) in a report released on Monday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The firm issued a neutral rating and a $16.00 price objective on the mining company’s stock. A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on JAG. Scotiabank set a $16.00 price objective […]

Ardelyx (ARDX) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Accern Reports

News stories about Ardelyx (NASDAQ:ARDX) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 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 closest to one […]

BB&T Securities LLC Sells 11,200 Shares of Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (FMSA)

BB&T Securities LLC cut its holdings in shares of Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (NYSE:FMSA) by 33.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 22,700 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 11,200 shares during the quarter. BB&T Securities LLC’s holdings in […]

Head-To-Head Comparison: Calyxt (CLXT) versus Evogene (EVGN)

Calyxt (NASDAQ: CLXT) and Evogene (NASDAQ:EVGN) are both small-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and risk. Institutional & Insider Ownership 21.1% of Calyxt shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 31.0% […]

Ecolab Inc. (ECL) Holdings Lifted by Smith Shellnut Wilson LLC ADV

Smith Shellnut Wilson LLC ADV boosted its stake in shares of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) by 61.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 3,585 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,360 shares during the […]

Devon Energy Corporation (DVN) Shares Sold by Elm Ridge Management LLC

Elm Ridge Management LLC cut its stake in Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) by 35.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 290,806 shares of the energy company’s stock after selling 158,593 shares during the period. Devon Energy makes up 4.5% of Elm Ridge Management […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Dynamic Materials (BOOM) Share Price

News articles about Dynamic Materials (NASDAQ:BOOM) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty 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 […]

Prudential Financial Inc. Sells 1,101,891 Shares of Brookdale Senior Living, Inc. (BKD)

Prudential Financial Inc. cut its holdings in shares of Brookdale Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE:BKD) by 99.0% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 10,836 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,101,891 shares during the period. Prudential Financial Inc.’s holdings in Brookdale […]

Bradley Douglas Farquhar Sells 200,000 Shares of Input Capital Corp (INP) Stock

Input Capital Corp (CVE:INP) Director Bradley Douglas Farquhar sold 200,000 shares of Input Capital stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$1.67, for a total value of C$334,000.00. Input Capital Corp (CVE INP) opened at C$1.58 on Thursday. Input Capital Corp has a […]

Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) Stake Decreased by Dean Investment Associates LLC

Dean Investment Associates LLC cut its stake in shares of Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) by 39.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 61,863 shares of the company’s stock after selling 39,857 shares during the quarter. Dean Investment Associates LLC […]

Cryolife Inc (CRY) Position Increased by Rhumbline Advisers

Rhumbline Advisers increased its holdings in Cryolife Inc (NYSE:CRY) by 9.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 62,599 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 5,308 shares during the quarter. Rhumbline Advisers owned approximately 0.19% […]

Leerink Swann Downgrades Spark Therapeutics (ONCE) to Market Perform

Spark Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ONCE) was downgraded by stock analysts at Leerink Swann from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report issued on Tuesday. They currently have a $49.00 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. Leerink Swann’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 6.73% from the company’s previous close. Leerink […]

Whiting Petroleum (WLL) Trading Down 7.5%

Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL)’s share price traded down 7.5% on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $23.51 and last traded at $23.64. 7,393,555 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 55% from the average session volume of 4,778,189 shares. The stock had previously closed at $25.57. A number of equities analysts […]

California Public Employees Retirement System Has $63.56 Million Holdings in International Paper Company (IP)

California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its position in International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) by 2.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 1,118,628 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after purchasing an additional 28,058 shares during the period. […]

OxFORD Asset Management LLP Raises Position in Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN)

OxFORD Asset Management LLP increased its position in Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) by 87.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 47,499 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after purchasing an additional 22,226 shares during the quarter. OxFORD Asset Management […]

Crown Holdings, Inc. (CCK) Shares Bought by BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp

BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp grew its stake in Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) by 88.5% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 88,819 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after buying an additional 41,708 shares during the […]

Barclays Initiates Coverage on Caterpillar (CAT)

Barclays started coverage on shares of Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) in a research note issued on Tuesday. The firm set an “overweight” rating and a $162.00 price target on the industrial products company’s stock. Barclays’ price objective would indicate a potential upside of 9.04% from the stock’s previous close. Several other equities research analysts have also recently […]

CPFL Energia (CPL) Lifted to Buy at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of CPFL Energia (NYSE:CPL) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Monday morning. Separately, BidaskClub raised shares of CPFL Energia from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 22nd. CPFL Energia (NYSE CPL) opened at $10.92 on Monday. […]

Investment Analysts’ Price Target Changes for December, 14th (AIR, BAC, BDX, DAI, GBT, HON, NPO, TREE, WYNN)

Investment Analysts’ price target changes for Thursday, December 14th: Airbus (EPA:AIR) was given a €90.00 ($107.14) price target by analysts at Kepler Capital Markets. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) had its price target increased by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods from $29.00 to $34.00. Keefe, Bruyette & […]

Avery Dennison Corporation (AVY) Position Reduced by First Allied Advisory Services Inc.

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. decreased its position in shares of Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE:AVY) by 28.4% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 4,540 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 1,804 shares […]

Rothschild Investment Corp IL Invests $1.85 Million in Citigroup Inc. (C)

Rothschild Investment Corp IL purchased a new stake in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 25,411 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $1,848,000. Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Catamount […]

Tailored Brands (TLRD) Stock Price Down 5.9%

Tailored Brands Inc (NYSE:TLRD) traded down 5.9% on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $19.44 and last traded at $19.46. 2,517,722 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 61% from the average session volume of 1,567,685 shares. The stock had previously closed at $20.67. A number of equities research analysts have recently […]

Switch Inc (SWCH) to Issue Special Dividend of $0.01 on December 29th

Switch Inc (NYSE:SWCH) declared a special dividend on Friday, December 8th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 18th will be paid a dividend of 0.014 per share on Friday, December 29th. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 15th. Switch (SWCH) opened at $17.07 on Thursday. Switch has a 52-week low of […]

SignalPoint Asset Management LLC Purchases Shares of 2,844 American Express Company (AXP)

SignalPoint Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 2,844 shares of the payment services company’s stock, valued at approximately $257,000. Other hedge funds have also bought […]

Jefferies Group Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Dometic Group Ab (DTCGF)

Dometic Group Ab (OTCMKTS:DTCGF) – Equities researchers at Jefferies Group cut their FY2017 EPS estimates for shares of Dometic Group in a report released on Monday. Jefferies Group analyst P. Reilly now forecasts that the company will post earnings per share of $0.52 for the year, down from their previous estimate of $0.54. Jefferies Group […]

Comparing Integer (ITGR) & AxoGen (AXGN)

Integer (NYSE: ITGR) and AxoGen (NASDAQ:AXGN) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, earnings and analyst recommendations. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Integer and AxoGen’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross […]

Zacks: Brokerages Expect G-III Apparel Group, LTD. (GIII) Will Announce Earnings of $0.15 Per Share

Analysts predict that G-III Apparel Group, LTD. (NASDAQ:GIII) will report earnings of $0.15 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for G-III Apparel Group’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.12 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.18. G-III Apparel Group reported earnings per […]

AMP Capital Investors Ltd Sells 5,723 Shares of Albemarle Co. (ALB)

AMP Capital Investors Ltd cut its position in Albemarle Co. (NYSE:ALB) by 10.6% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 48,221 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after selling 5,723 shares during the quarter. AMP Capital Investors Ltd’s holdings […]

Independent Advisor Alliance Purchases New Stake in Ally Financial Inc (ALLY)

Independent Advisor Alliance purchased a new position in shares of Ally Financial Inc (NYSE:ALLY) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 14,042 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $342,000. Several other hedge funds […]

Cetera Investment Advisers Raises Position in Chevron Corporation (CVX)

Cetera Investment Advisers lifted its stake in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) by 11.2% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 26,880 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,700 shares during the period. Cetera […]

Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Bought by Rikoon Group LLC

Rikoon Group LLC raised its stake in shares of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) by 6.1% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 20,081 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,155 shares during the quarter. Rikoon […]