Archive for Doug Wharley

Morgan Stanley Trims Stock Position in Arrow Financial Co. (NASDAQ:AROW)

Morgan Stanley lowered its position in shares of Arrow Financial Co. (NASDAQ:AROW) by 63.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 6,298 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 10,955 shares during the period. Morgan […]

Cetera Investment Advisers Purchases 2,076 Shares of Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK)

Cetera Investment Advisers grew its position in Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK) by 16.5% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 14,654 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,076 shares during the quarter. Cetera Investment Advisers’ holdings in Duke […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) is CNA Financial Corp’s 2nd Largest Position

CNA Financial Corp trimmed its position in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) by 4.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 162,564 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 7,800 shares during the quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. accounts […]

Financial Architects Inc Sells 442 Shares of Invesco S&P Global Water Index ETF (NYSEARCA:CGW)

Financial Architects Inc decreased its position in shares of Invesco S&P Global Water Index ETF (NYSEARCA:CGW) by 2.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 18,979 shares of the company’s stock after selling 442 shares during the quarter. Financial Architects Inc owned […]

Short Interest in Emerald Expositions Events Inc (NYSE:EEX) Grows By 127.4%

Emerald Expositions Events Inc (NYSE:EEX) saw a large growth in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 418,500 shares, a growth of 127.4% from the September 30th total of 184,000 shares. Approximately 1.7% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average daily trading […]

Insider Selling: DSP Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DSPG) CFO Sells $385,500.00 in Stock

DSP Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DSPG) CFO Dror Levy sold 25,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $15.42, for a total value of $385,500.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 156,000 shares of the company’s […]

Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. to Post FY2019 Earnings of ($0.42) Per Share, Piper Jaffray Companies Forecasts (NASDAQ:HALO)

Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALO) – Equities researchers at Piper Jaffray Companies dropped their FY2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Halozyme Therapeutics in a research report issued on Wednesday, November 13th. Piper Jaffray Companies analyst J. Catanzaro now expects that the biopharmaceutical company will post earnings of ($0.42) per share for the year, down from […]

Calix (NYSE:CALX) Share Price Passes Above 200 Day Moving Average of $6.55

Shares of Calix Inc (NYSE:CALX) crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Wednesday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $6.55 and traded as high as $7.70. Calix shares last traded at $7.67, with a volume of 4,835 shares traded. A number of research firms have commented on CALX. Northland Securities […]

Mackay Shields LLC Has $1.73 Million Holdings in SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SSNC)

Mackay Shields LLC lessened its holdings in shares of SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SSNC) by 10.8% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 33,619 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 4,069 shares during the period. Mackay Shields […]

Jefferies Financial Group Research Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for IAA (NYSE:IAA)

IAA (NYSE:IAA) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Financial Group reduced their FY2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of IAA in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, November 12th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst B. Jordan now expects that the company will earn $1.61 per share for the year, down from their prior forecast […]

Yelp Inc (NYSE:YELP) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Yelp Inc (NYSE:YELP) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the nineteen ratings firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, ten have issued a hold recommendation and seven have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average […]

FY2019 EPS Estimates for Maverix Metals Inc. Reduced by National Bank Financial (NYSE:MMX)

Maverix Metals Inc. (NYSE:MMX) – National Bank Financial reduced their FY2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Maverix Metals in a research note issued on Tuesday, November 12th. National Bank Financial analyst S. Nagle now expects that the company will earn $0.07 per share for the year, down from their previous estimate of $0.08. National […]

Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the six research firms that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating on the company. The […]

Paytomat Hits One Day Trading Volume of $79,852.00 (PTI)

Paytomat (CURRENCY:PTI) traded 0.5% higher against the U.S. dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 8:00 AM Eastern on November 15th. Over the last week, Paytomat has traded 0.9% higher against the U.S. dollar. Paytomat has a total market capitalization of $1.14 million and $79,852.00 worth of Paytomat was traded on exchanges in the […]

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) PT Raised to $290.00

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) had its target price increased by Piper Jaffray Companies from $270.00 to $290.00 in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Briefing.com Automated Import reports. The brokerage presently has an “overweight” rating on the iPhone maker’s stock. Piper Jaffray Companies’ price objective would indicate a potential upside of 10.42% from the stock’s […]

Investors Title Announces None Dividend of $8.40 (NASDAQ:ITIC)

Investors Title (NASDAQ:ITIC) announced a None dividend on Wednesday, November 13th, Zacks reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 2nd will be given a dividend of 8.40 per share by the insurance provider on Monday, December 16th. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 29th. ITIC opened at $162.80 on Friday. The company has a market […]

Corient Capital Partners LLC Takes $771,000 Position in Macy’s Inc (NYSE:M)

Corient Capital Partners LLC purchased a new stake in Macy’s Inc (NYSE:M) in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund purchased 49,581 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $771,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. General […]

Target Co. (NYSE:TGT) Shares Acquired by Corient Capital Partners LLC

Corient Capital Partners LLC lifted its stake in shares of Target Co. (NYSE:TGT) by 42.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 7,794 shares of the retailer’s stock after buying an additional 2,312 shares during the period. Corient Capital Partners LLC’s holdings in […]

Sanofi SA (NYSE:SNY) Shares Sold by Banco Santander S.A.

Banco Santander S.A. reduced its holdings in Sanofi SA (NYSE:SNY) by 5.5% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 20,850 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,220 shares during the quarter. Banco Santander S.A.’s holdings in Sanofi were worth $970,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange […]

BetterBetting Tops One Day Trading Volume of $701.00 (BETR)

BetterBetting (CURRENCY:BETR) traded up 20.8% against the US dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 8:00 AM Eastern on November 15th. One BetterBetting token can currently be purchased for about $0.0010 or 0.00000012 BTC on popular exchanges including HitBTC and Bancor Network. Over the last seven days, BetterBetting has traded 55.4% higher against the […]

China Medical System (OTCMKTS:CHSYF) Shares Down 3%

China Medical System Holdings (OTCMKTS:CHSYF) dropped 3% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The company traded as low as $1.29 and last traded at $1.29, approximately 1,000 shares traded hands during trading. A decline of 72% from the average daily volume of 3,547 shares. The stock had previously closed at $1.33. The business’s fifty day […]

II-VI (NASDAQ:IIVI) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance

II-VI (NASDAQ:IIVI) issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday morning. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.20-0.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.64. The company issued revenue guidance of $590-630 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $652.25 million. Shares of NASDAQ IIVI […]

D.A. Davidson & CO. Buys 19,337 Shares of Ares Capital Co. (NASDAQ:ARCC)

D.A. Davidson & CO. grew its stake in shares of Ares Capital Co. (NASDAQ:ARCC) by 16.8% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 134,565 shares of the investment management company’s stock after purchasing an additional 19,337 shares during the quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO.’s holdings in Ares Capital were worth $2,508,000 at […]

Credit Suisse Group Upgrades Fortinet (NASDAQ:FTNT) to “Neutral”

Fortinet (NASDAQ:FTNT) was upgraded by analysts at Credit Suisse Group from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report issued on Friday, The Fly reports. The brokerage presently has a $95.00 price target on the software maker’s stock, up from their previous price target of $79.00. Credit Suisse Group’s price objective suggests […]

LiteBitcoin (LBTC) Market Capitalization Reaches $5,024.00

LiteBitcoin (CURRENCY:LBTC) traded down 0.4% against the U.S. dollar during the one day period ending at 7:00 AM E.T. on November 15th. Over the last seven days, LiteBitcoin has traded 6.7% lower against the U.S. dollar. LiteBitcoin has a market capitalization of $5,024.00 and $20.00 worth of LiteBitcoin was traded on exchanges in the last […]

Triple-S Management Corp. (NYSE:GTS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Triple-S Management Corp. (NYSE:GTS) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating. Brokerages have set a 1-year consensus target price of $21.00 for the company, according […]

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Expected to Announce Earnings of $12.78 Per Share

Brokerages predict that Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) will report earnings per share of $12.78 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Ten analysts have issued estimates for Alphabet’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $13.24 and the lowest is $12.01. Alphabet reported earnings per share of $12.77 in the same quarter last year, which would suggest […]

Rubies (RBIES) Reaches One Day Volume of $205.00

Rubies (CURRENCY:RBIES) traded down 0.5% against the US dollar during the one day period ending at 7:00 AM E.T. on November 15th. During the last week, Rubies has traded 11.7% higher against the US dollar. One Rubies coin can now be bought for $0.0023 or 0.00000027 BTC on major exchanges including C-CEX and YoBit. Rubies […]

NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) Price Target Raised to $240.00 at UBS Group

NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) had its price objective boosted by equities researchers at UBS Group from $195.00 to $240.00 in a report issued on Monday, Stock Target Advisor reports. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the computer hardware maker’s stock. UBS Group’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 14.40% from the stock’s current […]

Cetera Advisors LLC Grows Position in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB)

Cetera Advisors LLC increased its holdings in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) by 2.4% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 38,287 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 908 shares during the quarter. Cetera Advisors LLC’s […]

Hologic (NASDAQ:HOLX) Given New $50.00 Price Target at Canaccord Genuity

Hologic (NASDAQ:HOLX) had its target price reduced by Canaccord Genuity from $52.00 to $50.00 in a report released on Monday morning, Stock Target Advisor reports. They currently have a hold rating on the medical equipment provider’s stock. Several other research analysts have also recently commented on HOLX. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their price target on shares […]

Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Price Target Cut to $96.00 by Analysts at Wells Fargo & Co

Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) had its target price decreased by Wells Fargo & Co from $100.00 to $96.00 in a research report released on Monday morning, Stock Target Advisor reports. Wells Fargo & Co currently has a market perform rating on the utilities provider’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on the company. […]

BNP Paribas (EPA:BNP) Given a €69.00 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group Analysts

Goldman Sachs Group set a €69.00 ($80.23) price target on BNP Paribas (EPA:BNP) in a research report released on Thursday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. BNP has been the topic of several other reports. Royal Bank of Canada set a €55.00 ($63.95) target price on shares of […]

Peter Southby Acquires 14 Shares of Emis Group Plc (LON:EMIS) Stock

Emis Group Plc (LON:EMIS) insider Peter Southby bought 14 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 13th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 1,058 ($13.82) per share, for a total transaction of £148.12 ($193.55). Emis Group stock opened at GBX 1,054 ($13.77) on Friday. The […]

RadNet (NASDAQ:RDNT) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research

RadNet (NASDAQ:RDNT) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued on Friday, Zacks.com reports. The firm currently has a $18.00 price objective on the medical research company’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price indicates a potential upside of 13.42% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Boyd Group Income Fund (TSE:BYD.UN) Price Target Increased to C$215.00 by Analysts at TD Securities

Boyd Group Income Fund (TSE:BYD.UN) had its target price upped by TD Securities from C$200.00 to C$215.00 in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, BayStreet.CA reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. BYD.UN has been the topic of several other research reports. Raymond James reissued an outperform rating […]

Dean Capital Investments Management LLC Makes New Investment in Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX)

Dean Capital Investments Management LLC acquired a new position in Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 4,014 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock, valued at approximately $203,000. Several other institutional investors have also recently […]

Checchi Capital Advisers LLC Trims Holdings in Equinix Inc (NASDAQ:EQIX)

Checchi Capital Advisers LLC cut its stake in Equinix Inc (NASDAQ:EQIX) by 15.5% in the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 742 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 136 shares during the quarter. Checchi Capital Advisers LLC’s holdings in Equinix were worth $428,000 as of its most recent filing with […]

Checchi Capital Advisers LLC Cuts Position in Roper Technologies Inc (NYSE:ROP)

Checchi Capital Advisers LLC lessened its stake in Roper Technologies Inc (NYSE:ROP) by 25.4% in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 777 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 265 shares during the quarter. Checchi Capital Advisers LLC’s holdings […]

Reign Sapphire (OTCMKTS:RGNP) Stock Price Up 7.2%

Reign Sapphire Corp (OTCMKTS:RGNP) shares rose 7.2% on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $0.01 and last traded at $0.01, approximately 62,000 shares traded hands during mid-day trading. An increase of 477% from the average daily volume of 10,746 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.01. The firm has a 50-day moving […]

Expedia Group (NASDAQ:EXPE) Lowered to “Market Perform” at Oppenheimer

Oppenheimer lowered shares of Expedia Group (NASDAQ:EXPE) from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a research note released on Monday morning, Briefing.com Automated Import reports. They currently have $110.00 target price on the online travel company’s stock, down from their previous target price of $160.00. Several other equities research analysts have also […]

Argitek (OTCMKTS:AGTK) Stock Price Down 3.4%

Argitek Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:AGTK) traded down 3.4% during trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as low as $0.15 and last traded at $0.15, 19,403 shares changed hands during trading. A decline of 51% from the average session volume of 39,480 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.16. Separately, ValuEngine cut Argitek from a […]

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Monday morning, Zacks.com reports. They currently have $32.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “Unum Group’s third-quarter 2019 operating net income of $1.36 per share missed […]

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Short Interest Down 14.5% in October

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) saw a large decline in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 31,780,000 shares, a decline of 14.5% from the September 30th total of 37,190,000 shares. Currently, 23.8% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average daily volume […]

Rockwell Automation (ROK) – Analysts’ Recent Ratings Changes

Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms: 11/14/2019 – Rockwell Automation had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Morgan Stanley. They now have a $180.00 price target on the stock. 11/14/2019 – Rockwell Automation was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” […]

Dean Capital Investments Management LLC Purchases New Position in Lam Research Co. (NASDAQ:LRCX)

Dean Capital Investments Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Lam Research Co. (NASDAQ:LRCX) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 1,121 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock, valued at approximately $259,000. A number of other large […]

Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) Shares Bought by Eqis Capital Management Inc.

Eqis Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) by 12.1% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 29,710 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,217 shares during the quarter. Eqis Capital […]

Koppers (NYSE:KOP) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Koppers (NYSE:KOP) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Koppers Holdings Inc., with corporate headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is an integrated global provider of treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals and carbon compounds. Their products and services […]

MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX) CFO Antonio L. Delise Sells 2,500 Shares

MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX) CFO Antonio L. Delise sold 2,500 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, November 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $348.73, for a total transaction of $871,825.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 44,157 shares in the company, […]

Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc (NASDAQ:SBGI) Stock Holdings Raised by Boston Advisors LLC

Boston Advisors LLC raised its stake in Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc (NASDAQ:SBGI) by 58.2% in the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 31,570 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 11,618 shares during the period. Boston Advisors LLC’s holdings in Sinclair Broadcast Group were worth $1,349,000 as of its most recent […]