Archive for Teresa Graham

Brokerages Expect Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $24.19 Billion

Equities analysts expect Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) to post sales of $24.19 billion for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Eight analysts have issued estimates for Microsoft Corporation’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $24.08 billion to $24.36 billion. Microsoft Corporation posted sales of $20.61 billion in the same quarter last year, which suggests […]

Extra Space Storage Inc (EXR) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Extra Space Storage Inc (NYSE:EXR) have been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the fourteen brokerages that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have assigned a hold recommendation, three have assigned a buy recommendation and one has issued a […]

Head to Head Analysis: NewStar Financial (NEWS) versus Monroe Capital Corporation (MRCC)

NewStar Financial (NASDAQ: NEWS) and Monroe Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:MRCC) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, risk and profitabiliy. Insider & Institutional Ownership 73.6% of NewStar Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. […]

Cavium, Inc. (CAVM) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $238.92 Million

Brokerages expect that Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAVM) will announce sales of $238.92 million for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Six analysts have issued estimates for Cavium’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $238.18 million to $239.33 million. Cavium posted sales of $107.16 million during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year over year […]

Critical Comparison: DBV Technologies (DBVT) and Quidel Corporation (QDEL)

DBV Technologies (NASDAQ: DBVT) and Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitabiliy, valuation, risk and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current recommendations for DBV Technologies and Quidel […]

Analyzing Raven Industries (RAVN) & Illinois Tool Works (ITW)

Raven Industries (NASDAQ: RAVN) and Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) are both multi-sector conglomerates companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitabiliy, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk. Profitability This table compares Raven Industries and Illinois Tool Works’ net margins, return […]

T-Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.36 Per Share

Equities analysts expect T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS) to post earnings of $0.36 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Seventeen analysts have provided estimates for T-Mobile US’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.54 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.11. T-Mobile US posted earnings per share of $0.25 […]

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate CPI Card Group Inc. (PMTS) Will Post Earnings of -$0.01 Per Share

Wall Street brokerages expect that CPI Card Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PMTS) (TSE:PNT) will report ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have provided estimates for CPI Card Group’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.06) and the highest estimate coming in at $0.05. CPI […]

Analysts Expect Gramercy Property Trust (GPT) to Post $0.53 Earnings Per Share

Equities research analysts predict that Gramercy Property Trust (NYSE:GPT) will announce $0.53 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Three analysts have provided estimates for Gramercy Property Trust’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.56 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.50. Gramercy Property Trust posted earnings per […]

Commercial Metals Company’s (CMC) Neutral Rating Reiterated at Bank of America Corporation

Bank of America Corporation reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of Commercial Metals Company (NYSE:CMC) in a research note issued to investors on Sunday. Bank of America Corporation currently has a $20.00 price target on the basic materials company’s stock, up from their prior price target of $19.00. Several other equities analysts have also commented […]

Stephens Reiterates “Overweight” Rating for Ringcentral, Inc. (RNG)

Ringcentral, Inc. (NYSE:RNG)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by Stephens in a research note issued on Sunday. They presently have a $44.00 target price on the software maker’s stock. Stephens’ price target suggests a potential upside of 13.84% from the company’s previous close. RNG has been the subject of several other research reports. Northland […]

Analysts Set $86.50 Price Target for Analogic Co. (ALOG)

Shares of Analogic Co. (NASDAQ:ALOG) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the two brokers that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating. Brokers have set a twelve-month consensus price target of $86.50 for the company, according to […]

tronc (TRNC) and New York Times Company (The) (NYT) Financial Review

tronc (NASDAQ: TRNC) and New York Times Company (The) (NYSE:NYT) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitabiliy, valuation, risk and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares tronc and New York Times Company (The)’s net […]

Zacks: Brokerages Expect Wyndham Worldwide Corp (WYN) Will Post Earnings of $1.51 Per Share

Wall Street brokerages expect that Wyndham Worldwide Corp (NYSE:WYN) will announce $1.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Five analysts have issued estimates for Wyndham Worldwide Corp’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $1.47 and the highest is $1.58. Wyndham Worldwide Corp posted earnings per share of $1.40 during the […]

Head-To-Head Analysis: Aceto Corporation (ACET) vs. Valhi (VHI)

Aceto Corporation (NASDAQ: ACET) and Valhi (NYSE:VHI) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitabiliy, dividends and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Aceto Corporation and […]

Reviewing Stein Mart (SMRT) & Chico’s FAS (CHS)

Chico’s FAS (NYSE: CHS) and Stein Mart (NASDAQ:SMRT) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, profitabiliy, dividends and earnings. Risk and Volatility Chico’s FAS has a beta of 0.67, suggesting that its stock […]

Financial Contrast: Golden Entertainment (GDEN) vs. Isle of Capri Casinos (ISLE)

Golden Entertainment (NASDAQ: GDEN) and Isle of Capri Casinos (NASDAQ:ISLE) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, risk, profitabiliy, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Golden Entertainment and Isle of Capri Casinos’ net […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Affect Accenture PLC (ACN) Share Price

News headlines about Accenture PLC (NYSE:ACN) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being […]

Favorable Press Coverage Very Unlikely to Impact Pioneer Energy Services Corp. (PES) Stock Price

Media stories about Pioneer Energy Services Corp. (NYSE:PES) have trended positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being […]

Targa Resources, Inc. (TRGP) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $2.02 Billion

Brokerages expect Targa Resources, Inc. (NYSE:TRGP) to post $2.02 billion in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have made estimates for Targa Resources’ earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $1.79 billion and the highest estimate coming in at $2.16 billion. Targa Resources reported sales of […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Will Post Earnings of $0.91 Per Share

Equities research analysts expect Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) to announce earnings of $0.91 per share for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have provided estimates for Exxon Mobil Corporation’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $1.02 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.76. Exxon Mobil Corporation reported earnings […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Unlikely to Impact Altria Group (MO) Share Price

Press coverage about Altria Group (NYSE:MO) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive news 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 positive one, with scores nearest to […]

-$1.64 Earnings Per Share Expected for Sage Therapeutics, Inc. (SAGE) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages expect that Sage Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAGE) will report ($1.64) earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have issued estimates for Sage Therapeutics’ earnings, with estimates ranging from ($1.82) to ($1.50). Sage Therapeutics posted earnings of ($1.08) per share in the same quarter last […]

NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Shares Sold by Parkwood LLC

Parkwood LLC cut its position in shares of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) by 60.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 3,000 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 4,673 shares during the period. Parkwood LLC’s holdings in NextEra Energy were worth […]

Polaris Industries (PII) Receiving Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

Media stories about Polaris Industries (NYSE:PII) have trended positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Polaris […]

Humana Inc. (HUM) Shares Sold by Alliancebernstein L.P.

Alliancebernstein L.P. cut its position in shares of Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) by 9.3% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 251,666 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 25,898 shares during the period. Alliancebernstein L.P. owned about 0.17% of Humana worth […]

Reviewing Two Harbors Investments Corp (TWO) and Colony Starwood Homes (SFR)

Two Harbors Investments Corp (NYSE: TWO) and Colony Starwood Homes (NYSE:SFR) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitabiliy, dividends, institutional ownership and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Affect Accenture PLC (ACN) Share Price

News headlines about Accenture PLC (NYSE:ACN) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being […]

Comparing Iteris (ITI) and NETGEAR (NTGR)

Iteris (NASDAQ: ITI) and NETGEAR (NASDAQ:NTGR) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, earnings, profitabiliy, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Insider and Institutional Ownership 26.0% of Iteris shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

Analysts Expect Adecoagro SA (AGRO) Will Post Earnings of $0.16 Per Share

Wall Street analysts forecast that Adecoagro SA (NYSE:AGRO) will report earnings per share of $0.16 for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have made estimates for Adecoagro SA’s earnings. Adecoagro SA reported earnings per share of ($0.15) in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year-over-year growth rate […]

Marietta Investment Partners LLC Has $993,000 Position in ManpowerGroup Inc. (MAN)

Marietta Investment Partners LLC continued to hold its stake in shares of ManpowerGroup Inc. (NYSE:MAN) during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 9,677 shares of the business services provider’s stock at the end of the first quarter. Marietta Investment Partners LLC’s holdings in […]

Heico Corp (HEI.A) To Go Ex-Dividend on June 30th

Heico Corp (NASDAQ:HEI.A) announced a dividend on Tuesday, June 13th, NASDAQ reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 5th will be paid a dividend of 0.08 per share on Wednesday, July 19th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 30th. WARNING: “[[title]]” was first published by [[site]] and is owned by of [[site]]. […]

Deere & Company (DE) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds

News stories about Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being […]

Target Corporation (TGT) vs. Big Lots (BIG) Head-To-Head Analysis

Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) and Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) are both mid-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitabiliy, dividends and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Target Corporation […]

Liberty Broadband Corporation (LBRDK) vs. Hemisphere Media Group (HMTV) Critical Analysis

Liberty Broadband Corporation (NASDAQ: LBRDK) and Hemisphere Media Group (NASDAQ:HMTV) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitabiliy, valuation and dividends. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current ratings and target prices […]

Financial Review: WGL Holdings (WGL) & Piedmont Natural Gas Company (PNY)

WGL Holdings (NYSE: WGL) and Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, profitabiliy, valuation, institutional ownership and risk. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings for WGL Holdings and […]

United Services Automobile Association Reduces Stake in Travelport Worldwide Limited (TVPT)

United Services Automobile Association decreased its position in shares of Travelport Worldwide Limited (NYSE:TVPT) by 4.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 816,500 shares of the company’s stock after selling 40,000 shares during the period. United Services Automobile Association owned 0.66% […]

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) Receives $25.55 Average PT from Analysts

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the thirteen research firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, nine have issued a hold recommendation and one has given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price target […]

AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. (MITT) Upgraded at ValuEngine

AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MITT) was upgraded by stock analysts at ValuEngine from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday, June 2nd. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on MITT. Credit Suisse Group restated a “hold” rating and set a $18.00 target […]

FirstEnergy Corporation (FE) Shares Bought by AE Wealth Management LLC

AE Wealth Management LLC raised its stake in shares of FirstEnergy Corporation (NYSE:FE) by 11.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 29,235 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after buying an additional 2,894 shares during the period. AE Wealth Management LLC’s […]

Ann Isabel Rooney Buys 20,000 Shares of Horizon North Logistics Inc. (HNL) Stock

Horizon North Logistics Inc. (TSE:HNL) Director Ann Isabel Rooney acquired 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, May 26th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of C$1.44 per share, for a total transaction of C$28,800.00. Shares of Horizon North Logistics Inc. (TSE:HNL) traded up 2.29% on Friday, reaching $1.34. […]

Piermont Capital Management Inc. Has $568,000 Stake in Renewable Energy Group Inc (REGI)

Piermont Capital Management Inc. maintained its stake in Renewable Energy Group Inc (NASDAQ:REGI) during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 54,350 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock at the end of the first quarter. Piermont Capital Management Inc. owned about 0.14% of Renewable […]

Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd Has $9.91 Million Stake in Clorox Company (The) (CLX)

Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd increased its stake in Clorox Company (The) (NYSE:CLX) by 16.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 73,511 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 10,229 shares during the period. Dai Ichi Life Insurance […]

Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (CBSH) Stake Raised by Rafferty Asset Management LLC

Rafferty Asset Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBSH) by 260.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 15,822 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 11,434 shares during the period. Rafferty Asset […]

Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan Purchases 1,010 Shares of Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN)

Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan raised its stake in shares of Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) by 1.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 70,560 shares of the transportation company’s stock after buying an additional 1,010 shares during the period. Municipal […]

Vident Investment Advisory LLC Purchases New Stake in NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NXPI)

Vident Investment Advisory LLC acquired a new stake in NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund acquired 3,163 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock, valued at approximately $327,000. A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of […]

Agilent Technologies, Inc. (A) Stake Cut by Westpac Banking Corp

Westpac Banking Corp decreased its stake in shares of Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) by 80.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 26,623 shares of the medical research company’s stock after selling 106,196 shares during the period. Westpac Banking Corp’s holdings in Agilent Technologies […]

Staples, Inc. (SPLS) Stake Boosted by Boston Private Wealth LLC

Boston Private Wealth LLC boosted its stake in Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) by 8.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 121,855 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after buying an additional 8,993 shares during the period. Boston Private Wealth LLC’s holdings in Staples were worth […]

PRGX Global, Inc. (PRGX) Upgraded at ValuEngine

PRGX Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRGX) was upgraded by equities researchers at ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday, June 2nd. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $8.00 target price on shares of […]

BB&T Securities LLC Has $697,000 Stake in Dolby Laboratories (DLB)

BB&T Securities LLC boosted its position in Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) by 71.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 13,308 shares of the electronics maker’s stock after buying an additional 5,567 shares during the period. BB&T Securities LLC’s holdings in Dolby […]