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MAM Software Group (MAMS) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows

News stories about MAM Software Group (NASDAQ:MAMS) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm 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 […]

AveXis (AVXS) – Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates

AveXis (NASDAQ: AVXS) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms: 9/14/2017 – AveXis is now covered by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada. They set a “sector perform” rating and a $92.00 price target on the stock. 9/7/2017 – AveXis was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a […]

Target Corporation (TGT) & Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Financial Analysis

Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) and Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations and profitability. Volatility and Risk Target Corporation has a beta of 0.6, suggesting that its […]

Analyzing Dynamic Materials Corp. (BOOM) and Its Peers

Dynamic Materials Corp. (NASDAQ: BOOM) is one of 28 public companies in the “Steel” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Dynamic Materials Corp. to similar companies based on the strength of its risk, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, dividends and analyst recommendations. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Dynamic […]

Analysts Anticipate NxStage Medical, Inc. (NXTM) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $102.29 Million

Wall Street analysts forecast that NxStage Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTM) will post $102.29 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Three analysts have made estimates for NxStage Medical’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $100.90 million and the highest is $103.60 million. NxStage Medical reported sales of $91.95 million during the same quarter […]

Head to Head Contrast: Manhattan Bridge Capital (LOAN) & American Capital Agency Corp. (AGNC)

Manhattan Bridge Capital (NASDAQ: LOAN) and American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends and risk. Insider & Institutional Ownership 11.4% of Manhattan Bridge Capital shares are owned […]

Analysts Set Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NLS) PT at $22.67

Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:NLS) has received an average rating of “Buy” from the seven analysts that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and six have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokers that have issued […]

Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. (EKSO) Trading Up -4.2%

Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EKSO) was up 4.2% during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $1.28 and last traded at $1.23. Approximately 744,794 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 32% from the average daily volume of 562,561 shares. The stock had previously closed at $1.28. Separately, Zacks Investment […]

Female Health Company (The) (VERU) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.10

Media headlines about Female Health Company (The) (NASDAQ:VERU) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with […]

Head-To-Head Survey: LivaNova PLC (LIVN) versus CryoLife (CRY)

CryoLife (NYSE: CRY) and LivaNova PLC (NASDAQ:LIVN) are both medical companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations and risk. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for CryoLife and LivaNova […]

Synectics PLC (SNX) Reaches New 52-Week High at $267.50

Synectics PLC (LON:SNX) shares reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as GBX 267.50 ($3.60) and last traded at GBX 267.50 ($3.60), with a volume of 6,140 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at GBX 255 ($3.43). The stock has a 50-day moving average of […]

Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ORMP) Sets New 52-Week High at $11.16

Shares of Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ORMP) reached a new 52-week high on Monday . The stock traded as high as $11.16 and last traded at $11.13, with a volume of 136,243 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $10.71. Separately, ValuEngine raised shares of Oramed Pharmaceuticals from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating […]

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT) & Its Competitors Head to Head Analysis

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE: AMT) is one of 16 public companies in the “Specialized REITs” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare American Tower Corporation (REIT) to related businesses based on the strength of its earnings, dividends, profitability, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Volatility & Risk American […]

Financial Contrast: Jazz Pharmaceuticals PLC (JAZZ) and Ohr Pharmaceuticals (OHRP)

Jazz Pharmaceuticals PLC (NASDAQ: JAZZ) and Ohr Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:OHRP) are both medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, risk, valuation and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares Jazz Pharmaceuticals PLC and Ohr Pharmaceuticals’ net margins, return on […]

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (SIX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FBR & Co

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (NYSE:SIX)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities researchers at FBR & Co in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They presently have a $65.00 price objective on the stock. FBR & Co’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 10.24% from the company’s previous close. […]

Comparing Telephone and Data Systems (TDS) & Its Competitors

Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE: TDS) is one of 36 publicly-traded companies in the “Wireless Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Telephone and Data Systems to similar companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation and earnings. Profitability […]

Analysts Set Metro AG (B4B3) PT at $18.52

Shares of Metro AG (ETR:B4B3) have earned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the eleven analysts that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and seven have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month price target among brokerages that […]

Analysts Anticipate Verifone Systems, Inc. (PAY) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $471.98 Million

Equities analysts predict that Verifone Systems, Inc. (NYSE:PAY) will report sales of $471.98 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Nine analysts have provided estimates for Verifone Systems’ earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $468.82 million and the highest is $474.20 million. Verifone Systems reported sales of $467.60 million in the same […]

Hornbeck Offshore Services (HOS) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.25

Media stories about Hornbeck Offshore Services (NYSE:HOS) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most […]

Parkwood LLC Raises Holdings in Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)

Parkwood LLC raised its position in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 28.9% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 3,669 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock after buying an additional 822 shares during the quarter. Parkwood LLC’s holdings in […]

American Express Company (AXP) Stake Lifted by Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC

Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC lifted its position in shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) by 0.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 105,887 shares of the payment services company’s stock after purchasing an additional 495 shares during the period. American […]

State of Alaska Department of Revenue Acquires 410 Shares of ConocoPhillips (COP)

State of Alaska Department of Revenue lifted its holdings in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) by 10.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 4,287 shares of the energy producer’s stock after purchasing an additional 410 shares during the period. State of Alaska Department of Revenue’s […]

TCF Financial Corporation (TCF) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

TCF Financial Corporation (NYSE:TCF) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Monday. According to Zacks, “Shares of TCF Financial underperformed the industry year to date. Also, the company’s earnings surprise history is not impressive. It missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for earnings […]

United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Holdings Reduced by Hollencrest Securities LLC

Hollencrest Securities LLC trimmed its holdings in shares of United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) by 0.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 290,853 shares of the transportation company’s stock after selling 1,551 shares during the quarter. United Parcel Service comprises 4.8% […]

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Holdings Lifted by First Financial Bank Trust Division

First Financial Bank Trust Division grew its stake in shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) by 804.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 165,729 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after acquiring an additional 147,414 shares […]

Zacks: Aileron Therapeutics, Inc. (ALRN) Given Average Rating of “Strong Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of Aileron Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALRN) have been given a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the four brokers that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy rating. Brokerages have set a 12-month consensus price target of $19.33 for the […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact The Community Financial Corporation (TCFC) Share Price

Media headlines about The Community Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:TCFC) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty 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 […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Oconee Federal Financial Corp. (OFED) Share Price

News articles about Oconee Federal Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:OFED) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of press 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 positive one, with scores nearest […]

Winslow Capital Management LLC Buys 679,096 Shares of American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT)

Winslow Capital Management LLC lifted its stake in American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) by 36.5% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 2,539,716 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 679,096 shares during the quarter. American Tower […]

CQS Cayman LP Has $1.53 Million Position in Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC)

CQS Cayman LP lowered its position in shares of Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSEMKT:UEC) by 12.2% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 964,341 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 133,400 shares during the quarter. CQS Cayman LP owned 0.70% of […]

B. Riley Financial Inc. Takes Position in Invuity, Inc. (IVTY)

B. Riley Financial Inc. bought a new position in Invuity, Inc. (NASDAQ:IVTY) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 500,000 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock, valued at approximately $3,625,000. Invuity makes up about 1.0% of B. Riley Financial Inc.’s […]

Landmark Financial Advisors LLC Holds Position in Cincinnati Financial Corporation (CINF)

Landmark Financial Advisors LLC maintained its position in shares of Cincinnati Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CINF) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 13,466 shares of the insurance provider’s stock at the close of the 2nd quarter. Cincinnati Financial Corporation accounts for about […]

Veritable L.P. Reduces Position in Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. (MMP)

Veritable L.P. reduced its position in shares of Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. (NYSE:MMP) by 0.9% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 138,049 shares of the pipeline company’s stock after selling 1,301 shares during the quarter. Veritable L.P. owned about 0.06% of […]

Timber Creek Capital Management LLC Has $4,093,000 Stake in Capital One Financial Corporation (COF)

Timber Creek Capital Management LLC continued to hold its position in shares of Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 47,237 shares of the financial services provider’s stock at the end of the second quarter. […]

Spears Abacus Advisors LLC Has $748,000 Holdings in SPDR Gold Trust (GLD)

Spears Abacus Advisors LLC held its stake in shares of SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 6,340 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock at the close of the 2nd quarter. Spears Abacus Advisors LLC’s holdings in SPDR […]

Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) Shares Bought by Bancorpsouth Inc.

Bancorpsouth Inc. raised its stake in Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF) by 0.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 39,681 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 263 shares during the period. Bancorpsouth Inc.’s […]

Waters Parkerson & CO. LLC Continues to Hold Stake in JPMorgan Chase Capital XVI JP Morgan Alerian MLP ETN (AMJ)

Waters Parkerson & CO. LLC held its position in shares of JPMorgan Chase Capital XVI JP Morgan Alerian MLP ETN (NYSEARCA:AMJ) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 21,075 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock at the […]

Analysts Anticipate Sterling Construction Company Inc (STRL) Will Announce Earnings of $0.23 Per Share

Wall Street brokerages expect Sterling Construction Company Inc (NASDAQ:STRL) to post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.23 for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have issued estimates for Sterling Construction’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.22 and the highest is $0.23. Sterling Construction posted earnings of $0.10 per share in […]

Iron Mountain Incorporated (IRM) Holdings Cut by Epoch Investment Partners Inc.

Epoch Investment Partners Inc. lessened its stake in shares of Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE:IRM) by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 6,202,929 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 20,425 shares during the period. Epoch Investment […]

El Paso Electric Company (EE) Shares Bought by Blackstart Capital LP

Blackstart Capital LP lifted its holdings in shares of El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) by 32.9% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 136,330 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 33,778 shares during the quarter. El Paso Electric accounts […]

Blackstart Capital LP Acquires New Position in Entergy Corporation (ETR)

Blackstart Capital LP acquired a new position in Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 163,916 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $12,573,000. Entergy Corporation comprises 5.1% of Blackstart Capital LP’s investment portfolio, making […]

Ally Financial Inc. Continues to Hold Holdings in Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH)

Ally Financial Inc. maintained its position in Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 15,000 shares of the company’s stock at the close of the second quarter. Ally Financial Inc.’s holdings in Cardinal Health were worth $1,169,000 as […]

Mattel, Inc. (MAT) Position Boosted by Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd.

Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd. raised its holdings in shares of Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) by 3.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 1,008,100 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 37,000 shares during the quarter. Mattel comprises […]

Global Endowment Management LP Invests $2.97 Million in HCP, Inc. (HCP)

Global Endowment Management LP acquired a new position in shares of HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 92,810 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $2,966,000. Several other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions […]

Hanlon Investment Management Inc. Sells 1,857,668 Shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (HYG)

Hanlon Investment Management Inc. lessened its stake in shares of iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (NYSE:HYG) by 99.7% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 5,758 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,857,668 […]

Maxwell Technologies (MXWL) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds

News headlines about Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing 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 positive one, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) Shares Sold by Virtu KCG Holdings LLC

Virtu KCG Holdings LLC lowered its stake in shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) by 49.3% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 75,801 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider’s stock after selling 73,716 shares during the quarter. Virtu KCG […]

National Bank of Canada (NA) Director Richard Fortin Acquires 2,000 Shares

National Bank of Canada (TSE:NA) Director Richard Fortin acquired 2,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 22nd. The stock was bought at an average price of C$57.76 per share, for a total transaction of C$115,520.00. Richard Fortin also recently made the following trade(s): On Thursday, September 21st, Richard Fortin acquired […]

M&T Bank Corp Has $4.24 Million Position in Glacier Bancorp, Inc. (GBCI)

M&T Bank Corp decreased its position in shares of Glacier Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBCI) by 7.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 115,777 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 9,478 shares during the period. M&T Bank Corp owned about 0.15% of […]

MML Investors Services LLC Boosts Position in iShares Silver Trust (SLV)

MML Investors Services LLC increased its position in iShares Silver Trust (NYSEARCA:SLV) by 8.2% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 60,047 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,538 shares during the period. MML Investors Services LLC’s holdings in iShares […]