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Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on Olin (NYSE:OLN)

Olin Co. (NYSE:OLN) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders bought 3,218 call options on the company. This is an increase of 130% compared to the typical volume of 1,399 call options. In related news, Director Scott Mcdougald Sutton acquired 10,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction […]

Investors Buy High Volume of Call Options on Suburban Propane Partners (NYSE:SPH)

Suburban Propane Partners LP (NYSE:SPH) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Traders acquired 2,147 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 590% compared to the average daily volume of 311 call options. SPH has been the subject of several recent research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares […]

Akoustis Technologies (AKTS) and Its Peers Head to Head Review

Akoustis Technologies (NASDAQ: AKTS) is one of 32 public companies in the “Telephone & telegraph apparatus” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Akoustis Technologies to related companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability, risk and dividends. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary […]

Knoll (NYSE:KNL) versus Koala (NYSE:KARE) Head-To-Head Contrast

Knoll (NYSE:KNL) and Koala (OTCMKTS:KARE) are both business services companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations and risk. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Knoll and Koala’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross […]

$0.38 EPS Expected for Owens & Minor, Inc. (NYSE:OMI) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect that Owens & Minor, Inc. (NYSE:OMI) will post $0.38 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have issued estimates for Owens & Minor’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.35 to $0.41. Owens & Minor posted earnings per share of $0.22 in the same quarter […]

Blow & Drive Interlock (OTCMKTS:BDIC) Earns Media Impact Rating of -3.00

Media stories about Blow & Drive Interlock (OTCMKTS:BDIC) have been trending very negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest […]

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Finds

News coverage about Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 6,000 blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the […]

$0.01 EPS Expected for Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect that Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) will announce earnings of $0.01 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have issued estimates for Liquidity Services’ earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.05 and the lowest estimate coming in at ($0.03). Liquidity Services posted earnings […]

Toyota Motor (NYSE:TM) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

Media stories about Toyota Motor (NYSE:TM) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the […]

First of Long Island (NASDAQ:FLIC) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 1.40

News headlines about First of Long Island (NASDAQ:FLIC) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 6,000 news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being […]

Novagold Resources (NG) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Novagold Resources (NASDAQ:NG) is set to post its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, September 30th. Analysts expect Novagold Resources to post earnings of ($0.02) per share for the quarter. Individual interested in registering for the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link. Novagold Resources (NASDAQ:NG) last posted its […]

NINTENDO LTD/ADR (OTCMKTS:NTDOY) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 2.75

Media stories about NINTENDO LTD/ADR (OTCMKTS:NTDOY) have trended positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 6,000 blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most […]

ON Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:ON) Shares Sold by AQR Capital Management LLC

AQR Capital Management LLC reduced its holdings in shares of ON Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:ON) by 62.5% in the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 276,393 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 461,414 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC’s holdings in ON Semiconductor were worth $5,464,000 at the end […]

Bank of America Corp DE Purchases 23,508 Shares of Kemper Corp (NYSE:KMPR)

Bank of America Corp DE grew its position in Kemper Corp (NYSE:KMPR) by 11.8% in the second quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 222,906 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after buying an additional 23,508 shares during the period. Bank of America Corp DE’s holdings in Kemper were worth $16,164,000 as of its most recent […]

Engineers Gate Manager LP Purchases New Stake in Caretrust REIT Inc (NASDAQ:CTRE)

Engineers Gate Manager LP acquired a new position in shares of Caretrust REIT Inc (NASDAQ:CTRE) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The institutional investor acquired 35,674 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $612,000. A number of other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in CTRE. […]

Ashland Global Holdings Inc (NYSE:ASH) Shares Acquired by California State Teachers Retirement System

California State Teachers Retirement System increased its stake in Ashland Global Holdings Inc (NYSE:ASH) by 0.9% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 95,230 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after purchasing an additional 859 shares during the period. California […]

Engineers Gate Manager LP Buys 7,613 Shares of Bruker Co. (NASDAQ:BRKR)

Engineers Gate Manager LP increased its position in shares of Bruker Co. (NASDAQ:BRKR) by 82.0% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 16,901 shares of the medical research company’s stock after buying an additional 7,613 shares during the quarter. Engineers Gate Manager […]

Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI) Holdings Raised by Private Advisor Group LLC

Private Advisor Group LLC lifted its stake in shares of Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI) by 9.0% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 8,835 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 733 shares during the quarter. Private […]

Private Advisor Group LLC Purchases Shares of 2,878 Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc (NYSE:BFAM)

Private Advisor Group LLC purchased a new stake in Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc (NYSE:BFAM) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor purchased 2,878 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $337,000. Other large investors also recently made changes to their positions […]

AQR Capital Management LLC Sells 5,412 Shares of National Research Co. (NASDAQ:NRC)

AQR Capital Management LLC decreased its position in shares of National Research Co. (NASDAQ:NRC) by 6.1% during the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 82,766 shares of the company’s stock after selling 5,412 shares during the quarter. AQR Capital Management LLC’s holdings in National Research were worth $4,818,000 as of its most […]

WEX Inc (NYSE:WEX) Shares Sold by Great West Life Assurance Co. Can

Great West Life Assurance Co. Can trimmed its position in WEX Inc (NYSE:WEX) by 3.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 21,701 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 738 shares during the quarter. Great West Life […]

Analysts Set Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:TDY) Target Price at $375.80

Shares of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:TDY) have earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the six brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price […]

AQR Capital Management LLC Sells 4,092 Shares of Cincinnati Financial Co. (NASDAQ:CINF)

AQR Capital Management LLC trimmed its holdings in Cincinnati Financial Co. (NASDAQ:CINF) by 4.8% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 82,027 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 4,092 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC owned about 0.05% […]

Engineers Gate Manager LP Invests $629,000 in Macquarie Infrastructure Corp (NYSE:MIC)

Engineers Gate Manager LP acquired a new position in Macquarie Infrastructure Corp (NYSE:MIC) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 20,508 shares of the conglomerate’s stock, valued at approximately $629,000. Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced […]

Zai Lab Ltd (NASDAQ:ZLAB) Stake Increased by Great West Life Assurance Co. Can

Great West Life Assurance Co. Can raised its stake in shares of Zai Lab Ltd (NASDAQ:ZLAB) by 25.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 38,182 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 7,700 shares during the quarter. Great West […]

California State Teachers Retirement System Raises Position in Bruker Co. (NASDAQ:BRKR)

California State Teachers Retirement System grew its stake in shares of Bruker Co. (NASDAQ:BRKR) by 1.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 176,021 shares of the medical research company’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,687 shares during […]

California State Teachers Retirement System Acquires 2,688 Shares of First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR)

California State Teachers Retirement System grew its holdings in shares of First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) by 2.0% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 139,885 shares of the solar cell manufacturer’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,688 shares during […]

California State Teachers Retirement System Cuts Holdings in Eastgroup Properties Inc (NYSE:EGP)

California State Teachers Retirement System decreased its holdings in Eastgroup Properties Inc (NYSE:EGP) by 0.3% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 58,278 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 148 shares during the period. California State Teachers Retirement […]

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.42 Per Share

Equities analysts predict that Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB) will report ($0.42) earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Five analysts have issued estimates for Pebblebrook Hotel Trust’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.50) and the highest estimate coming in at ($0.32). Pebblebrook Hotel Trust […]

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. Makes New Investment in Quad/Graphics, Inc. (NYSE:QUAD)

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Quad/Graphics, Inc. (NYSE:QUAD) in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund acquired 102,288 shares of the business services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $332,000. Jacobs Levy Equity […]

Man Group plc Sells 157,244 Shares of Texas Roadhouse Inc (NASDAQ:TXRH)

Man Group plc cut its position in shares of Texas Roadhouse Inc (NASDAQ:TXRH) by 83.9% in the second quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 30,158 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock after selling 157,244 shares during the period. Man Group plc’s holdings in Texas Roadhouse were worth $1,585,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. […]

Jane Street Group LLC Has $533,000 Stock Holdings in SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:SPYG)

Jane Street Group LLC decreased its position in shares of SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:SPYG) by 45.0% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 11,861 shares of the company’s stock after selling 9,688 shares during the period. Jane Street Group […]

Glenmede Trust Co. NA Grows Stock Position in Canopy Growth Corp (NYSE:CGC)

Glenmede Trust Co. NA grew its position in shares of Canopy Growth Corp (NYSE:CGC) by 89.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 8,463 shares of the marijuana producer’s stock after acquiring an additional 4,000 shares during the quarter. Glenmede Trust Co. […]

Great West Life Assurance Co. Can Sells 3,274 Shares of SPS Commerce, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSC)

Great West Life Assurance Co. Can lowered its stake in SPS Commerce, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSC) by 7.1% during the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 42,692 shares of the software maker’s stock after selling 3,274 shares during the quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can’s holdings in SPS Commerce were worth $3,206,000 as […]

California State Teachers Retirement System Has $6.54 Million Stock Holdings in Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ARWR)

California State Teachers Retirement System decreased its position in Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ARWR) by 0.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 151,348 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after selling 812 shares during the period. California State Teachers […]

California State Teachers Retirement System Increases Stock Position in L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB)

California State Teachers Retirement System boosted its position in shares of L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB) by 5.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 425,163 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after acquiring an additional 22,554 shares during the quarter. California […]

California State Teachers Retirement System Reduces Stock Holdings in ONE Gas Inc (NYSE:OGS)

California State Teachers Retirement System decreased its holdings in ONE Gas Inc (NYSE:OGS) by 0.5% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 79,059 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 371 shares during the quarter. California State Teachers Retirement […]

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) Shares Acquired by Great West Life Assurance Co. Can

Great West Life Assurance Co. Can grew its stake in Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) by 302.1% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 396,770 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 298,101 shares during the period. […]

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. Increases Stock Position in VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE:EGY)

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE:EGY) by 31.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 257,605 shares of the energy company’s stock after buying an additional 61,161 shares during the quarter. Jacobs Levy Equity […]

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. Sells 21,185 Shares of Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI)

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. reduced its position in shares of Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI) by 91.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,027 shares of the company’s stock after selling 21,185 shares during the quarter. Jacobs Levy Equity Management […]

Captrust Financial Advisors Buys 865 Shares of Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB)

Captrust Financial Advisors grew its stake in Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB) by 52.0% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,529 shares of the technology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 865 shares during the quarter. Captrust Financial Advisors’ holdings in Blackbaud were […]

Ingredion Inc (NYSE:INGR) Shares Purchased by Captrust Financial Advisors

Captrust Financial Advisors lifted its holdings in Ingredion Inc (NYSE:INGR) by 16.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,975 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 275 shares during the quarter. Captrust Financial Advisors’ holdings in Ingredion were worth […]

Insider Buying: Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) Insider Purchases 46,924 Shares of Stock

Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) insider David Lockwood purchased 46,924 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, September 21st. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 212 ($2.77) per share, with a total value of £99,478.88 ($129,986.78). Shares of BAB opened at GBX 215 ($2.81) on Tuesday. The company […]

Franchise Brands PLC (LON:FRAN) Insider Acquires £14,999.88 in Stock

Franchise Brands PLC (LON:FRAN) insider Julia Rosalind Choudhury bought 15,306 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, September 21st. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 98 ($1.28) per share, with a total value of £14,999.88 ($19,600.00). FRAN stock opened at GBX 97.50 ($1.27) on Tuesday. The company has […]

Orion Portfolio Solutions LLC Raises Position in Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS)

Orion Portfolio Solutions LLC grew its holdings in shares of Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS) by 76.6% during the second quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 272 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock after purchasing an additional 118 shares during the quarter. Orion Portfolio Solutions LLC’s holdings in Skyworks Solutions were worth $35,000 at the end […]

AQR Capital Management LLC Has $4.58 Million Stock Position in Cogent Communications Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:CCOI)

AQR Capital Management LLC lifted its position in Cogent Communications Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:CCOI) by 5.0% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 59,234 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 2,794 shares during the quarter. AQR Capital Management […]

Hancock Whitney Corp (NYSE:HWC) Shares Acquired by AQR Capital Management LLC

AQR Capital Management LLC lifted its position in shares of Hancock Whitney Corp (NYSE:HWC) by 116.4% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 226,095 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 121,615 shares during the quarter. […]

Invesco Aerospace & Defense ETF (NYSEARCA:PPA) Shares Sold by Jane Street Group LLC

Jane Street Group LLC lowered its holdings in Invesco Aerospace & Defense ETF (NYSEARCA:PPA) by 23.0% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 9,489 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,832 shares during the period. Jane Street Group LLC […]

Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) Shares Sold by AQR Capital Management LLC

AQR Capital Management LLC lowered its position in shares of Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) by 23.5% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 88,925 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 27,389 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management […]

AQR Capital Management LLC Has $4.85 Million Stock Holdings in First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP)

AQR Capital Management LLC lessened its holdings in First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) by 6.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 866,823 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 57,142 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC owned about 0.40% […]