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Cantor Fitzgerald Comments on Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc.’s FY2017 Earnings (NASDAQ:ACRS)

Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACRS) – Investment analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald issued their FY2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Aclaris Therapeutics in a research note issued on Thursday. Cantor Fitzgerald analyst L. Chen expects that the biotechnology company will earn ($3.25) per share for the year. Cantor Fitzgerald currently has a “Overweight” rating and a […]

Qorvo, Inc. (QRVO) Shares Bought by Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio boosted its stake in shares of Qorvo, Inc. (NASDAQ:QRVO) by 2.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 43,892 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after buying an additional 1,073 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement […]

Stock Analysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for July, 17th (AABA, AAP, ABDC, ALLY, AMZN, AZO, BAH, COLM, CRHM, CRME)

Stock Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Monday, July 17th: Yahoo! (NASDAQ:AABA) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at UBS AG. They currently have a $69.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $58.00. Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP) had its outperform rating reissued by analysts at Credit Suisse Group. They […]

Chaart Gold Holdings Ltd (CGH) Insider Martin Andersson Purchases 50,000 Shares

Chaart Gold Holdings Ltd (LON:CGH) insider Martin Andersson bought 50,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, June 22nd. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 18 ($0.23) per share, for a total transaction of £9,000 ($11,658.03). Martin Andersson also recently made the following trade(s): On Thursday, July 13th, […]

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Earns Hold Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC reissued their hold rating on shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, Marketbeat.com reports. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $80.00 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Several other research analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Vetr raised Gilead Sciences from […]

Cerner Corporation (CERN) Stake Decreased by Gateway Investment Advisers LLC

Gateway Investment Advisers LLC cut its stake in Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) by 0.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 66,210 shares of the company’s stock after selling 224 shares during the period. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC’s holdings in Cerner Corporation were worth $4,401,000 as of […]

Financial Comparison: Pinnacle Entertainment (PNK) vs. Red Rock Resorts (RRR)

Pinnacle Entertainment (NASDAQ: PNK) and Red Rock Resorts (NASDAQ:RRR) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitabiliy, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares Pinnacle Entertainment and Red Rock Resorts’ net margins, return […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Brightcove (BCOV) Share Price

Media headlines about Brightcove (NASDAQ:BCOV) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most […]

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (BAH) Earning Positive Press Coverage, Accern Reports

Headlines about Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH) have trended positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores […]

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. Has $742,000 Position in CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP)

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. maintained its stake in shares of CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 3,580 shares of the technology company’s stock at the end of the first quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd.’s […]

Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday

Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) is scheduled to be posting its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Monday, July 24th. Analysts expect Oil States International to post earnings of ($0.23) per share for the quarter. Oil States International (NYSE:OIS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 26th. The oil and gas […]

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) Stake Maintained by Glenmede Trust Co. NA

Glenmede Trust Co. NA held its position in shares of Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 1,289 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the first quarter. Glenmede Trust Co. NA’s holdings in Whirlpool Corporation were worth $234,000 at the […]

Paloma Partners Management Co Takes Position in Fabrinet (FN)

Paloma Partners Management Co bought a new stake in shares of Fabrinet (NYSE:FN) during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund bought 13,306 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $559,000. A number of other institutional investors have also added to or reduced […]

Sanmina Corporation (SANM) Shares Sold by Paloma Partners Management Co

Paloma Partners Management Co lowered its position in Sanmina Corporation (NASDAQ:SANM) by 70.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 14,206 shares of the electronics maker’s stock after selling 34,323 shares during the period. Paloma Partners Management Co’s holdings in […]

Autus Asset Management LLC Has $9 Million Stake in Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

Autus Asset Management LLC cut its position in shares of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) by 1.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 53,663 shares of the retailer’s stock after selling 935 shares during the period. Costco Wholesale Corporation comprises 1.9% of Autus Asset […]

Contrasting Boeing Company (The) (NYSE:BA) and Textron (TXT)

Boeing Company (The) (NYSE: BA) and Textron (NYSE:TXT) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitabiliy, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and risk. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Boeing Company (The) and Textron’s gross revenue, earnings […]

Materion Corporation (MTRN) Position Increased by New York State Teachers Retirement System

New York State Teachers Retirement System raised its stake in shares of Materion Corporation (NYSE:MTRN) by 0.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 74,742 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after buying an additional 400 shares during the period. […]

Cable One, Inc. (NYSE:CABO) Shares Bought by State Street Corp

State Street Corp increased its stake in shares of Cable One, Inc. (NYSE:CABO) by 2.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 126,304 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,479 shares during the period. State Street Corp owned about 2.21% of […]

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) Lowered to Sell at ValuEngine

ValuEngine lowered shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday, June 27th. AU has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Royal Bank Of Canada cut shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited from an outperform rating to a […]

Favorable News Coverage Unlikely to Affect First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) Stock Price

Headlines about First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) have trended positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Solar […]

Infineon Technologies AG (IFXA) PT Set at €9.50 by Morgan Stanley

Infineon Technologies AG (ETR:IFXA) has been assigned a €9.50 ($10.80) target price by Morgan Stanley in a note issued to investors on Monday. The firm currently has a “sell” rating on the technology company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently weighed in on IFXA. UBS AG set a €18.00 ($20.45) target price […]

TriNet Group, Inc. (TNET) Position Decreased by Paloma Partners Management Co

Paloma Partners Management Co lowered its stake in shares of TriNet Group, Inc. (NYSE:TNET) by 25.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 39,189 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 13,661 shares during the period. Paloma Partners Management Co owned 0.06% of […]

Paloma Partners Management Co Reduces Stake in Equity Commonwealth (EQC)

Paloma Partners Management Co lowered its position in Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) by 24.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 35,299 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 11,693 shares during the period. Paloma Partners Management Co’s holdings in Equity Commonwealth […]

Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Stake Cut by AQR Capital Management LLC

AQR Capital Management LLC cut its stake in Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) by 35.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 327,792 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 180,696 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC owned approximately 0.14% […]

AQR Capital Management LLC Sells 11,993 Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY)

AQR Capital Management LLC lowered its stake in Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) by 3.4% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 344,011 shares of the retailer’s stock after selling 11,993 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC owned approximately […]

Go-Ahead Group plc (LON:GOG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital

Go-Ahead Group plc (LON:GOG)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Liberum Capital in a research report issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 1,975 ($25.58) target price on the stock. Liberum Capital’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 11.39% from the stock’s current price. A number of other […]

Invesco Perpetual Enhanced Income Ltd (LON:IPE) Plans GBX 1.25 Dividend

Invesco Perpetual Enhanced Income Ltd (LON:IPE) declared a dividend on Tuesday, June 27th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.25 ($0.02) per share on Friday, July 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.5%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 6th. The […]

Griffin Industrial Realty, Inc. (GRIF) Upgraded to Hold at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Griffin Industrial Realty, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRIF) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Tuesday, June 27th. Shares of Griffin Industrial Realty (GRIF) remained flat at $31.33 during midday trading on Tuesday. 14 shares of the stock traded hands. Griffin Industrial Realty has a 1-year low of […]

MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA) Shares Bought by Janus Capital Management LLC

Janus Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) by 182.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 430,300 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 277,700 shares during the […]

Fmr LLC Has $21.59 Million Stake in Ares Management L.P. (ARES)

Fmr LLC lowered its stake in Ares Management L.P. (NYSE:ARES) by 0.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,139,293 shares of the asset manager’s stock after selling 7,000 shares during the period. Fmr LLC owned 0.53% of Ares Management […]

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:MX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Needham & Company LLC

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:MX)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by equities researchers at Needham & Company LLC in a research note issued on Thursday. They currently have a $13.00 price target on the semiconductor company’s stock, up from their prior price target of $10.00. Needham & Company LLC’s target price would indicate a potential […]

Barclays PLC Analysts Give Zurich Insurance Group AG (ZURN) a CHF 295 Price Target

Barclays PLC set a CHF 295 price target on Zurich Insurance Group AG (VTX:ZURN) in a report released on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a CHF 320 target price on Zurich […]

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) PT Raised to $90.00 at Citigroup Inc.

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) had its price objective lifted by investment analysts at Citigroup Inc. from $85.00 to $90.00 in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Citigroup Inc.’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 14.10% from the […]

Stifel Nicolaus Reiterates Buy Rating for Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS)

Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities research analysts at Stifel Nicolaus in a report issued on Thursday. They presently have a $67.00 price objective on the credit services provider’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $65.00. Stifel Nicolaus’ target price suggests a potential upside of 10.43% […]

Stifel Nicolaus Lowers Sunoco Logistics Partners LP (NYSE:ETP) Price Target to $24.00

Sunoco Logistics Partners LP (NYSE:ETP) had its price objective decreased by equities research analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from $25.00 to $24.00 in a research note issued on Thursday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the pipeline company’s stock. Stifel Nicolaus’ price objective points to a potential upside of 17.36% from the stock’s current […]

GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft (G1A) Given a €40.00 Price Target at Commerzbank Ag

GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:G1A) has been given a €40.00 ($45.45) price target by Commerzbank Ag in a report issued on Monday. The brokerage presently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts also recently issued reports on G1A. Nord/LB set a €45.00 ($51.14) price objective on GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft and gave the […]

Agios Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AGIO) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds

News coverage about Agios Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AGIO) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to […]

IRSA Inversiones Y Representaciones (IRS) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.57

Media stories about IRSA Inversiones Y Representaciones (NYSE:IRS) have trended very positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest […]

Banco De Chile (NYSE:BCH) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

Banco De Chile (NYSE:BCH) has been given an average rating of “Buy” by the five analysts that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, one has issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The average 12 […]

Analyzing MeadWestvaco Corp. (NYSE:MWV) & Packaging Corporation of America (PKG)

Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) and MeadWestvaco Corp. (NYSE:MWV) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, profitabiliy, dividends, valuation and analyst recommendations. Dividends Packaging Corporation of America pays an annual dividend of $2.52 per […]

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (CTRP) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $912.32 Million

Equities research analysts predict that Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP) will announce $912.32 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have made estimates for Ctrip.com International’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $905.00 million and the highest estimate coming in at $921.25 million. Ctrip.com International reported […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds

Media coverage about Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) has been trending positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest […]

Points International (PCOM) vs. eBay (EBAY) Head-To-Head Analysis

Points International (NASDAQ: PCOM) and eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitabiliy, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings and analyst recommendations. Volatility and Risk Points International has a beta of 1.07, meaning that its stock […]

J.M. Smucker Company (The) (SJM) vs. Treehouse Foods (NYSE:THS) Head to Head Survey

J.M. Smucker Company (The) (NYSE: SJM) and Treehouse Foods (NYSE:THS) are both mid-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitabiliy, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership. Volatility and Risk J.M. Smucker Company (The) has a beta of […]

Financial Comparison: Braskem (BAK) & CSW Industrials (CSWI)

Braskem (NYSE: BAK) and CSW Industrials (NASDAQ:CSWI) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk and profitabiliy. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Braskem and CSW […]

DISH Network Corporation (DISH) versus Cablevision Systems (CVC) Financial Survey

DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) and Cablevision Systems (NYSE:CVC) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, valuation, dividends, earnings, profitabiliy and institutional ownership. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for […]

Analyzing Destination XL Group (NASDAQ:DXLG) and Zumiez (ZUMZ)

Destination XL Group (NASDAQ: DXLG) and Zumiez (NASDAQ:ZUMZ) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitabiliy, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Destination […]

KCG Holdings Inc. Purchases New Position in Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH)

KCG Holdings Inc. purchased a new stake in Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor purchased 6,497 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $407,000. Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. […]

UBS Group AG Boosts Stake in International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT)

UBS Group AG increased its position in International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) by 3.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 55,002 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,928 shares during the period. UBS Group AG’s holdings in International Game Technology were worth […]

Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

News coverage about Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to […]