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Analysts Set Glaukos Corp (GKOS) PT at $59.78

Shares of Glaukos Corp (NYSE:GKOS) have been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the thirteen research firms that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have issued a hold recommendation, seven have given a buy recommendation and one has issued a […]

Kraft Heinz Co (KHC) Stake Decreased by Trilogy Capital Inc.

Trilogy Capital Inc. lessened its stake in shares of Kraft Heinz Co (NASDAQ:KHC) by 5.9% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 12,795 shares of the company’s stock after selling 804 shares during the quarter. Trilogy Capital Inc.’s holdings in Kraft Heinz […]

Brokerages Set Evofem Biosciences Inc (EVFM) Target Price at $10.70

Evofem Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:EVFM) has earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the seven analysts that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective […]

Hanmi Financial (HAFC) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results

Hanmi Financial (NASDAQ:HAFC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The bank reported $0.46 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.51 by ($0.05), Morningstar.com reports. Hanmi Financial had a return on equity of 10.92% and a net margin of 22.82%. During the same period in the previous year, the […]

Netflix (NFLX) Given a $400.00 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group set a $400.00 target price on Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) in a report published on Tuesday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the Internet television network’s stock. NFLX has been the subject of several other reports. Sanford C. Bernstein reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $465.00 price target on shares […]

Virtu Financial LLC Sells 17,065 Shares of Invesco CurrencyShares Swiss Franc Trust (FXF)

Virtu Financial LLC trimmed its holdings in Invesco CurrencyShares Swiss Franc Trust (NYSEARCA:FXF) by 27.9% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 44,125 shares of the company’s stock after selling 17,065 shares during the period. Virtu Financial LLC’s holdings in Invesco CurrencyShares Swiss Franc Trust were worth $4,187,000 as of its most […]

Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETNs (ATMP) Holdings Lifted by Virtu Financial LLC

Virtu Financial LLC grew its stake in shares of Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETNs (NYSEARCA:ATMP) by 797.4% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 390,963 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 347,396 shares during the quarter. Barclays ETN+ Select […]

Virtu Financial LLC Acquires 36,405 Shares of 1ST TR NASDAQ-1/SHS (QTEC)

Virtu Financial LLC boosted its holdings in shares of 1ST TR NASDAQ-1/SHS (BMV:QTEC) by 267.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 49,996 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 36,405 shares during the period. Virtu Financial […]

Clorox Co (CLX) Shares Bought by Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO

Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO grew its holdings in Clorox Co (NYSE:CLX) by 90.0% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 20,586 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 9,751 shares during the period. Town & Country […]

Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on AmerisourceBergen (ABC)

AmerisourceBergen Corp. (NYSE:ABC) was the target of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Investors acquired 3,230 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 891% compared to the typical volume of 326 put options. NYSE:ABC opened at $77.26 on Wednesday. The firm has a market cap of $16.29 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of […]

Comparing NI (NODK) & State Auto Financial (STFC)

State Auto Financial (NASDAQ:STFC) and NI (NASDAQ:NODK) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and risk. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for State Auto Financial […]

Mackey Komara & Dankovich LLC Acquires New Stake in Vanguard Value ETF (VTV)

Mackey Komara & Dankovich LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Vanguard Value ETF (NYSEARCA:VTV) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 500 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $49,000. Several other large investors have also […]

984 Shares in Enbridge Inc (ENB) Purchased by Mackey Komara & Dankovich LLC

Mackey Komara & Dankovich LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Enbridge Inc (NYSE:ENB) (TSE:ENB) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund acquired 984 shares of the pipeline company’s stock, valued at approximately $31,000. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the […]

Mackey Komara & Dankovich LLC Acquires Shares of 14,843 Ford Motor (F)

Mackey Komara & Dankovich LLC acquired a new position in shares of Ford Motor (NYSE:F) in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor acquired 14,843 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock, valued at approximately $114,000. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. Ipswich Investment Management Co. […]

Narwhal Capital Management Increases Holdings in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS)

Narwhal Capital Management raised its holdings in shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) by 8.7% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 23,406 shares of the investment management company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,880 shares during the quarter. Narwhal […]

Northstar Group Inc. Acquires 1,963 Shares of Pfizer Inc. (PFE)

Northstar Group Inc. raised its holdings in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) by 19.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 11,805 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,963 shares during the period. Northstar Group Inc.’s holdings in Pfizer […]

CSX Co. (CSX) Shares Bought by Intl Fcstone Inc.

Intl Fcstone Inc. increased its holdings in shares of CSX Co. (NASDAQ:CSX) by 10.7% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 4,915 shares of the transportation company’s stock after buying an additional 475 shares during the period. Intl Fcstone […]

Total Energy Services Inc (TOT) Insider Daniel Kim Halyk Purchases 5,000 Shares of Stock

Total Energy Services Inc (TSE:TOT) insider Daniel Kim Halyk bought 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, December 27th. The stock was purchased at an average price of C$9.00 per share, for a total transaction of C$45,000.00. Following the acquisition, the insider now directly owns 1,158,800 shares of the company’s stock, […]

Surge Components (SPRS) vs. TE Connectivity (TEL) Head-To-Head Analysis

Surge Components (OTCMKTS:SPRS) and TE Connectivity (NYSE:TEL) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, risk, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares Surge Components and TE Connectivity’s net margins, return on equity […]

Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO) Earns Buy Rating from Maxim Group

Maxim Group restated their buy rating on shares of Inovio Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:INO) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning. Maxim Group currently has a $8.00 price objective on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. “Inovio announced the publication of a preclinical study highlighting the successful development of optimized DNA-encoded monoclonal antibodies (dMABs) targeting the […]

Ethorse (HORSE) Achieves Market Capitalization of $127,308.00

Ethorse (CURRENCY:HORSE) traded 40.5% higher against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 9:00 AM ET on January 16th. Ethorse has a total market capitalization of $127,308.00 and $51.00 worth of Ethorse was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. During the last seven days, Ethorse has traded down 63.7% against the […]

Imperial Capital Reiterates “Outperform” Rating for Hawaiian (HA)

Imperial Capital restated their outperform rating on shares of Hawaiian (NASDAQ:HA) in a report issued on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The firm currently has a $44.00 price target on the transportation company’s stock, up from their previous price target of $40.00. Imperial Capital also issued estimates for Hawaiian’s Q4 2019 earnings at $1.12 EPS. Several […]

Arconic (ARNC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC) from a strong-buy rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Arconic faces earnings headwinds from charges related to LIFO method of accounting. The company sees an unfavorable impact of around $100 million for full-year 2018. It is also exposed […]

Omeros (OMER) Sees Large Volume Increase

Shares of Omeros Co. (NASDAQ:OMER) saw strong trading volume on Monday . 1,428,300 shares traded hands during trading, an increase of 137% from the previous session’s volume of 601,644 shares.The stock last traded at $12.64 and had previously closed at $12.05. Several equities research analysts have issued reports on the stock. ValuEngine upgraded shares of […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Banner (BANR) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Banner (NASDAQ:BANR) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Banner Corporation is a bank holding company operating two commercial banks in five Western states through a network of branches offering a full range of deposit services and business, […]

Big Yellow Group (BYG) Receives “Hold” Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Big Yellow Group (LON:BYG) in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on BYG. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of Big Yellow Group in a research report on Tuesday. Goldman Sachs […]

Frontier Developments (FDEV) Given Buy Rating at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Frontier Developments (LON:FDEV) in a research report report published on Tuesday. FDEV has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Liberum Capital restated a buy rating on shares of Frontier Developments in a research report on Wednesday, November 21st. Berenberg Bank restated a […]

Quantum (QAU) Price Tops $0.0455 on Exchanges

Quantum (CURRENCY:QAU) traded 14.4% higher against the dollar during the one day period ending at 7:00 AM Eastern on January 16th. One Quantum token can now be bought for about $0.0455 or 0.00000700 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges. Quantum has a market capitalization of $3.40 million and $0.00 worth of Quantum was traded on exchanges […]

Titan Machinery (TITN) Upgraded to “Buy” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Titan Machinery (NASDAQ:TITN) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Tuesday morning. A number of other research firms have also commented on TITN. ValuEngine raised Titan Machinery from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note on Friday, November 30th. Zacks […]

Stipend Price Down 16.3% Over Last 7 Days (SPD)

Stipend (CURRENCY:SPD) traded down 0.3% against the dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 7:00 AM E.T. on January 16th. One Stipend coin can currently be bought for $0.0497 or 0.00001352 BTC on major exchanges including CryptoBridge and IDAX. In the last seven days, Stipend has traded 16.3% lower against the dollar. Stipend has a […]

Bridge Bancorp, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.23 (BDGE)

Bridge Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BDGE) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 8th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Monday, January 21st will be given a dividend of 0.23 per share by the financial services provider on Monday, January 28th. This represents a $0.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.36%. […]

PACCAR Inc (PCAR) Shares Bought by State of Alaska Department of Revenue

State of Alaska Department of Revenue boosted its stake in shares of PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) by 3.6% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 48,705 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,698 shares during […]

ProAm Explorations Co. (PMX) Insider Acquires C$12,250.00 in Stock

ProAm Explorations Co. (CVE:PMX) insider Glencoe-MacDonald Holdings Ltd. bought 49,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 24th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of C$0.25 per share, for a total transaction of C$12,250.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 3,547,660 shares […]

Analysts Set Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. (SKT) PT at $21.17

Shares of Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. (NYSE:SKT) have received an average recommendation of “Sell” from the eight brokerages that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and three have issued a hold rating on the company. The average twelve-month price target among […]

Reviewing Torchmark (TMK) and UTG (UTGN)

Torchmark (NYSE:TMK) and UTG (OTCMKTS:UTGN) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and dividends. Risk and Volatility Torchmark has a beta of 0.96, meaning that its share price is 4% less volatile […]

Critical Review: NINE DRAGONS PA/ADR (NDGPY) and Resolute Forest Products (RFP)

NINE DRAGONS PA/ADR (OTCMKTS:NDGPY) and Resolute Forest Products (NYSE:RFP) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk and profitability. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current recommendations for NINE DRAGONS PA/ADR […]

Medifast (MED) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance

Medifast (NYSE:MED) updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.45-4.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.50. The company issued revenue guidance of $492.5-497.5 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $497.04 million. Several equities research analysts have issued reports on the […]

Weight Watchers International (WTW) Downgraded by TheStreet

Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW) was downgraded by analysts at TheStreet from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note issued on Monday. Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $70.00 target price on shares of Weight Watchers International and gave the stock […]

SHIN ETSU CHEM/ADR Expected to Post FY2021 Earnings of $1.82 Per Share (SHECY)

SHIN ETSU CHEM/ADR (OTCMKTS:SHECY) – Jefferies Financial Group dropped their FY2021 EPS estimates for shares of SHIN ETSU CHEM/ADR in a report released on Tuesday, January 15th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst Y. Azuma now expects that the basic materials company will post earnings of $1.82 per share for the year, down from their prior forecast […]

Investors Purchase High Volume of Call Options on ZTO Express (Cayman) (ZTO)

ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc (NYSE:ZTO) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Investors acquired 3,064 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,359% compared to the average daily volume of 210 call options. Shares of ZTO stock opened at $17.60 on Wednesday. ZTO Express has a fifty-two […]

Gannett Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (GCI)

Gannett Co Inc (NYSE:GCI) was the target of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Stock traders bought 751 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 1,241% compared to the average daily volume of 56 put options. Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. NJ State Employees […]

UBS Group Lowers Incyte (INCY) to Neutral

Incyte (NASDAQ:INCY) was downgraded by equities researchers at UBS Group from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday, The Fly reports. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on INCY. BidaskClub upgraded Incyte from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, […]

AT&T Inc. (T) Holdings Lowered by Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc.

Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc. trimmed its position in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) by 13.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 51,774 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 8,125 shares during the quarter. Schmidt […]

RBC Bearings Incorporated to Post Q3 2019 Earnings of $1.17 Per Share, Seaport Global Securities Forecasts (ROLL)

RBC Bearings Incorporated (NASDAQ:ROLL) – Investment analysts at Seaport Global Securities issued their Q3 2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for RBC Bearings in a note issued to investors on Monday, January 14th. Seaport Global Securities analyst J. Sullivan forecasts that the industrial products company will earn $1.17 per share for the quarter. Seaport Global […]

Standard Life Aberdeen plc Buys Shares of 47,531 Brighthouse Financial Inc (BHF)

Standard Life Aberdeen plc bought a new stake in Brighthouse Financial Inc (NASDAQ:BHF) during the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm bought 47,531 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,103,000. A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. BlackRock Inc. bought a new stake in […]

Newmont Mining (NEM) Receives Neutral Rating from B. Riley

Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by B. Riley in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. B. Riley also issued estimates for Newmont Mining’s FY2019 earnings at $1.18 EPS. NEM has been the topic of several other reports. Barclays started coverage on Newmont Mining in a report on Wednesday, October 10th. […]

Fox Run Management L.L.C. Acquires New Position in Square, Inc. (SQ)

Fox Run Management L.L.C. acquired a new stake in Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 9,035 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $507,000. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently […]

Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. Has $139,000 Holdings in Altria Group Inc (MO)

Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. cut its stake in shares of Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) by 34.7% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 2,818 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,500 shares during the period. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co.’s holdings in Altria Group were worth $139,000 at the end of […]

Denali Advisors LLC Has $6.50 Million Holdings in Walmart Inc (WMT)

Denali Advisors LLC cut its holdings in shares of Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) by 48.8% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 69,751 shares of the retailer’s stock after selling 66,500 shares during the period. Denali Advisors LLC’s holdings in Walmart were worth $6,497,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number […]

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (VAR) Shares Bought by DNB Asset Management AS

DNB Asset Management AS boosted its position in Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) by 128.0% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 89,560 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 50,280 shares during the quarter. DNB Asset Management AS’s holdings in Varian Medical Systems were worth $10,148,000 at […]