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New York Times Co (NYT) Receives $25.00 Average Target Price from Analysts

New York Times Co (NYSE:NYT) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the five research firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The average […]

Head-To-Head Analysis: Rennova Health (RNVA) & NeoGenomics (NEO)

Rennova Health (OTCMKTS:RNVA) and NeoGenomics (NASDAQ:NEO) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares Rennova Health and NeoGenomics’ net margins, return on equity and return on […]

Contrasting Olympic Steel (ZEUS) and MARUBENI CORP/ADR (MARUY)

Olympic Steel (NASDAQ:ZEUS) and MARUBENI CORP/ADR (OTCMKTS:MARUY) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends and profitability. Volatility and Risk Olympic Steel has a beta of 1.73, suggesting that its share price […]

Dova Pharmaceuticals Inc (DOVA) Shares Bought by GW&K Investment Management LLC

GW&K Investment Management LLC boosted its position in Dova Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:DOVA) by 39.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 201,625 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 56,926 shares during the period. GW&K Investment Management LLC’s holdings […]

Rotork (ROR) Stock Rating Lowered by Credit Suisse Group

Rotork (LON:ROR) was downgraded by analysts at Credit Suisse Group to an “underperform” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Barclays upped their price objective on shares of Rotork from GBX 300 ($3.92) to GBX 325 ($4.25) and gave the company […]

OMNOVA Solutions Inc. (OMN) Holdings Raised by Northern Trust Corp

Northern Trust Corp boosted its position in OMNOVA Solutions Inc. (NYSE:OMN) by 4.5% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 697,692 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after acquiring an additional 30,053 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp’s holdings in OMNOVA Solutions were worth $7,256,000 at the end of the […]

Northern Trust Corp Has $7.14 Million Holdings in Opus Bank (OPB)

Northern Trust Corp raised its position in Opus Bank (NASDAQ:OPB) by 2.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 248,681 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 5,294 shares during the quarter. Northern Trust Corp owned approximately 0.73% of […]

Paloma Partners Management Co Purchases 53,736 Shares of General Electric (GE)

Paloma Partners Management Co raised its position in General Electric (NYSE:GE) by 73.7% in the 2nd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 126,620 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after purchasing an additional 53,736 shares during the period. Paloma Partners Management Co’s holdings in General Electric were worth $1,723,000 as of its most recent filing with […]

RKL Wealth Management LLC Sells 4,152 Shares of Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM)

RKL Wealth Management LLC decreased its holdings in shares of Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE:XOM) by 11.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 32,755 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 4,152 shares during the period. RKL Wealth […]

Celsius (CELH) Lowered to Strong Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Celsius (NASDAQ:CELH) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Celsius Holdings, Inc. specializes in commercializing healthier, nutritional functional foods, beverages and dietary supplements. Celsius Holdings, Inc. markets CelsiusĀ®, the calorie burner, through its […]

Beigene Ltd (BGNE) CMO Amy C. Peterson Sells 14,711 Shares

Beigene Ltd (NASDAQ:BGNE) CMO Amy C. Peterson sold 14,711 shares of Beigene stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $126.07, for a total transaction of $1,854,615.77. Following the transaction, the chief marketing officer now directly owns 194,569 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $24,529,313.83. […]

Humana Inc (HUM) Insider Sells $1,576,379.32 in Stock

Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) insider Roy A. Beveridge sold 4,622 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $341.06, for a total value of $1,576,379.32. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 10,621 shares in the company, valued at $3,622,398.26. The sale was […]

Semtech Co. (SMTC) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Semtech Co. (NASDAQ:SMTC) has earned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the fourteen research firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokers that have issued a report […]

Deutsche Wohnen’s (DWNI) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at DZ Bank

Deutsche Wohnen (FRA:DWNI)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reissued by equities researchers at DZ Bank in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. Several other research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Hauck & Aufhaeuser set a €40.75 ($47.38) target price on shares of Deutsche Wohnen and gave the stock […]

Gamco Investors INC. ET AL Sells 3,000 Shares of Zebra Technologies (ZBRA)

Gamco Investors INC. ET AL trimmed its holdings in shares of Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA) by 43.6% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,884 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 3,000 shares during the quarter. Gamco Investors INC. ET […]

Meeder Asset Management Inc. Acquires 1,558 Shares of Scholastic Corp (SCHL)

Meeder Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL) by 216.7% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 2,277 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,558 shares during the period. Meeder […]

Meeder Asset Management Inc. Sells 8,081 Shares of Synovus Financial Corp. (SNV)

Meeder Asset Management Inc. reduced its stake in shares of Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE:SNV) by 76.5% in the third quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 2,483 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 8,081 shares during the period. Meeder Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Synovus Financial were worth $114,000 as of its most recent SEC […]

ACCO Brands Co. (ACCO) Stake Lifted by Meeder Asset Management Inc.

Meeder Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in ACCO Brands Co. (NYSE:ACCO) by 710.7% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 11,050 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after purchasing an additional 9,687 shares during the quarter. Meeder Asset Management […]

UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH) Shares Bought by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC grew its stake in shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) by 3.7% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 193,154 shares of the healthcare conglomerate’s stock after acquiring an additional 6,897 shares during the period. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC’s holdings in UnitedHealth Group were worth $51,387,000 at the end […]

Comerica Bank Trims Holdings in Exponent, Inc. (EXPO)

Comerica Bank reduced its stake in Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) by 2.9% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 94,495 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 2,781 shares during the period. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Exponent were worth $4,658,000 as […]

Comerica Bank Buys Shares of 115,919 CBRE Group Inc (CBRE)

Comerica Bank bought a new position in shares of CBRE Group Inc (NYSE:CBRE) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 115,919 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $4,554,000. Other institutional investors and hedge […]

American Financial Group Inc (AFG) Shares Sold by Comerica Bank

Comerica Bank trimmed its holdings in shares of American Financial Group Inc (NYSE:AFG) by 14.9% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 45,316 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 7,964 shares during the period. Comerica Bank owned approximately 0.05% of American Financial […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Qurate Retail Inc Series A (QRTEA) to Hold

Qurate Retail Inc Series A (NASDAQ:QRTEA) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “Qurate Retail, Inc. operates and owns interests in digital commerce businesses. The company’s business and asset consist of its subsidiaries QVC Inc., HSN Inc., […]

American River Bankshares (AMRB) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

American River Bankshares (NASDAQ:AMRB) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the six analysts that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month […]

PC Tel (PCTI) Rating Increased to Strong-Buy at Zacks Investment Research

PC Tel (NASDAQ:PCTI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage currently has a $5.25 price target on the Wireless communications provider’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 18.78% from the stock’s current […]

Chicago Equity Partners LLC Raises Stake in TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE, INC (TTWO)

Chicago Equity Partners LLC lifted its holdings in shares of TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE, INC (NASDAQ:TTWO) by 45.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 5,745 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,790 shares during the quarter. Chicago Equity Partners LLC’s holdings in […]

Eagle Eye Solutions Group’s (EYE) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

Eagle Eye Solutions Group (LON:EYE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by Shore Capital in a research note issued to investors on Friday. Shares of LON EYE opened at GBX 130 ($1.70) on Friday. Eagle Eye Solutions Group has a 1 year low of GBX 138 ($1.80) and a 1 year high of GBX 316.70 […]

Buckingham Research Upgrades Superior Industries International (SUP) to “Buy”

Superior Industries International (NYSE:SUP) was upgraded by equities researchers at Buckingham Research from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday, MarketBeat reports. The firm currently has a $12.00 target price on the auto parts company’s stock, down from their previous target price of $19.00. Buckingham Research’s target price […]

Morgan Stanley Lowers Axis Capital (AXS) Price Target to $63.00

Axis Capital (NYSE:AXS) had its price target reduced by research analysts at Morgan Stanley from $65.00 to $63.00 in a report issued on Wednesday, Marketbeat reports. The brokerage presently has a “hold” rating on the insurance provider’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s target price points to a potential upside of 16.28% from the company’s previous close. Several […]

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC Acquires Shares of 12,814 ONEOK, Inc. (OKE)

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC acquired a new position in shares of ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE:OKE) during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 12,814 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $869,000. ONEOK comprises about 0.6% […]

Critical Review: Rennova Health (RNVA) & NeoGenomics (NEO)

Rennova Health (OTCMKTS:RNVA) and NeoGenomics (NASDAQ:NEO) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and risk. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Rennova Health and NeoGenomics, […]

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC Acquires New Stake in CSX Co. (CSX)

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC acquired a new stake in shares of CSX Co. (NASDAQ:CSX) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor acquired 18,972 shares of the transportation company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,405,000. CSX comprises 1.0% of […]

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC Invests $742,000 in A. O. Smith Corp (AOS)

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC purchased a new position in shares of A. O. Smith Corp (NYSE:AOS) in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund purchased 13,907 shares of the industrial products company’s stock, valued at approximately $742,000. A. O. Smith accounts for approximately […]

Elbit Imaging (EMITF) vs. Brookfield Asset Management (BAM) Head-To-Head Analysis

Elbit Imaging (NASDAQ:EMITF) and Brookfield Asset Management (NYSE:BAM) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings and analyst recommendations. Institutional and Insider Ownership 40.9% of Elbit Imaging shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

$115.10 Million in Sales Expected for Proto Labs Inc (PRLB) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect Proto Labs Inc (NYSE:PRLB) to announce $115.10 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for Proto Labs’ earnings. Proto Labs reported sales of $94.18 million during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate of 22.2%. The company […]

AdvicePeriod LLC Takes $1.01 Million Position in iShares S&P 500 Growth ETF (IVW)

AdvicePeriod LLC bought a new stake in iShares S&P 500 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:IVW) in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 5,678 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,006,000. Other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of […]

Raymond James (RJF) Holdings Increased by Blueport Capital L.P.

Blueport Capital L.P. boosted its stake in shares of Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) by 110.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 9,347 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 4,903 shares during the period. Raymond James makes up approximately 9.7% of […]

Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC Decreases Position in Vornado Realty Trust (VNO)

Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC trimmed its position in shares of Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) by 40.9% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 4,975 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 3,438 shares during the […]

Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC Takes $248,000 Position in First Foundation Inc (FFWM)

Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC bought a new position in First Foundation Inc (NASDAQ:FFWM) in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund bought 15,895 shares of the bank’s stock, valued at approximately $248,000. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds […]

AdvicePeriod LLC Has $365,000 Position in iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (IJJ)

AdvicePeriod LLC boosted its stake in iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (NYSEARCA:IJJ) by 75.4% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,175 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 935 shares during the quarter. AdvicePeriod LLC’s […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Downgrades Kellogg (K) to Neutral

Kellogg (NYSE:K) was downgraded by equities researchers at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report issued on Wednesday, Marketbeat.com reports. They currently have a $66.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $73.00. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s price target would suggest a […]

Bessemer Group Inc. Sells 16,243 Shares of Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM)

Bessemer Group Inc. lowered its stake in Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM) by 26.8% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 44,290 shares of the company’s stock after selling 16,243 shares during the quarter. Bessemer Group Inc.’s holdings in Sanderson Farms were […]

PG&E Co. (PCG) Holdings Lessened by Achmea Investment Management B.V.

Achmea Investment Management B.V. trimmed its holdings in PG&E Co. (NYSE:PCG) by 63.3% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 4,507 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 7,757 shares during the period. Achmea Investment Management B.V.’s holdings […]

First Trust Advisors LP Sells 14,622 Shares of DCP Midstream LP (DCP)

First Trust Advisors LP cut its holdings in DCP Midstream LP (NYSE:DCP) by 7.4% in the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 181,998 shares of the pipeline company’s stock after selling 14,622 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in DCP Midstream were worth $7,205,000 at the end of the most […]

Bank of New York Mellon Corp Trims Stake in Sun Communities Inc (SUI)

Bank of New York Mellon Corp trimmed its position in shares of Sun Communities Inc (NYSE:SUI) by 2.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 621,308 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 13,695 shares during […]

Pico Holdings Inc (PICO) Shares Bought by California Public Employees Retirement System

California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its stake in shares of Pico Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PICO) by 28.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 20,986 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 4,686 […]

BlackRock Inc. Grows Position in AmeriServ Financial, Inc. (ASRV)

BlackRock Inc. lifted its holdings in AmeriServ Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASRV) by 8.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 230,287 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 17,247 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc.’s holdings in AmeriServ Financial were worth $944,000 […]

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Shares Bought by Aviance Capital Management LLC

Aviance Capital Management LLC grew its stake in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) by 13.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 596,465 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock after purchasing an additional 70,866 shares during the period. Verizon Communications comprises […]

Hall Laurie J Trustee Raises Holdings in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Hall Laurie J Trustee boosted its stake in shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) by 2.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 50,785 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,287 shares during the quarter. Johnson & Johnson […]

Buffington Mohr McNeal Increases Holdings in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Buffington Mohr McNeal grew its stake in shares of Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 2.6% 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 78,611 shares of the software giant’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,957 shares during the period. […]