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Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) Given Hold Rating at KeyCorp

KeyCorp reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) in a research note published on Wednesday, October 4th. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Polaris Industries’ Q4 2017 earnings at $1.47 EPS and FY2017 earnings at $4.55 EPS. A number of other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on PII. TheStreet upgraded […]

Manitowoc Company, Inc. (The) (NYSE:MTW) Given Media Impact Score of 0.20

News articles about Manitowoc Company, Inc. (The) (NYSE:MTW) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one […]

Polaris Industries Inc. (PII) Given “Hold” Rating at KeyCorp

KeyCorp reiterated their hold rating on shares of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) in a research note published on Wednesday. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Polaris Industries’ Q4 2017 earnings at $1.47 EPS and FY2017 earnings at $4.55 EPS. Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Northcoast Research reiterated a hold rating […]

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Reduces Position in Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:AMP)

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. trimmed its stake in shares of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:AMP) by 12.9% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 250,154 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 37,159 shares during the quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management […]

Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (TGP) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $102.10 Million

Wall Street analysts predict that Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (NYSE:TGP) will post $102.10 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have made estimates for Teekay LNG Partners L.P.’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $99.35 million to $103.12 million. Teekay LNG Partners L.P. posted sales of $100.30 million during […]

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc. (PACB) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $28.49 Million

Equities analysts expect that Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc. (NASDAQ:PACB) will post sales of $28.49 million for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Pacific Biosciences of California’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $27.59 million to $29.39 million. Pacific Biosciences of California posted sales of $25.12 million during the same quarter […]

CAI International, Inc. (CAI) Given Hold Rating at Cowen and Company

Cowen and Company restated their hold rating on shares of CAI International, Inc. (NYSE:CAI) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a $28.00 price objective on the transportation company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. ValuEngine upgraded CAI International from a […]

Danaher Corporation (DHR) Given Buy Rating at Cowen and Company

Cowen and Company reissued their buy rating on shares of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) in a report issued on Wednesday morning. Cowen and Company currently has a $90.00 price objective on the conglomerate’s stock. DHR has been the subject of a number of other reports. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a buy rating and set a $97.00 […]

Zurich Insurance Group Ltd FI Invests $2.76 Million in Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Stock

Zurich Insurance Group Ltd FI acquired a new stake in Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 71,331 shares of the data storage provider’s stock, valued at approximately $2,764,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently […]

QS Investors LLC Takes Position in Barracuda Networks, Inc. (CUDA)

QS Investors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE:CUDA) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund bought 138,382 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock, valued at approximately $3,191,000. QS Investors LLC owned about 0.26% of Barracuda Networks at […]

Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC Purchases Shares of 70,922 Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)

Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor purchased 70,922 shares of the transportation company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,811,000. Delta Air Lines accounts for approximately […]

Monetary Management Group Inc. Sells 3,895 Shares of McKesson Corporation (MCK)

Monetary Management Group Inc. reduced its holdings in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) by 31.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 8,449 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,895 shares during the quarter. Monetary Management Group Inc.’s holdings in McKesson Corporation were worth […]

Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MNTA) Receives Equal Weight Rating from Barclays PLC

Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNTA)‘s stock had its “equal weight” rating reissued by equities researchers at Barclays PLC in a report released on Wednesday. They presently have a $16.00 price objective on the biotechnology company’s stock, down from their previous price objective of $17.00. Barclays PLC’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 15.94% from […]

Head-To-Head Review: Gaia (GAIA) & Barnes & Noble Education (BNED)

Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE: BNED) and Gaia (NASDAQ:GAIA) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings. Institutional & Insider Ownership 69.0% of Barnes & Noble Education shares are […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (CCU) to Hold

Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Compañía Cervecerías Unidas S. A. (CCU) has successfully positioned itself as a Chilean multinational beverage company, with diversified businesses and operations focused on the Southern Cone of […]

The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW) Holdings Boosted by Janus Henderson Group PLC

Janus Henderson Group PLC raised its stake in shares of The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) by 1,766.9% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 9,357,736 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 8,856,483 shares […]

FY2018 Earnings Forecast for Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. Issued By SunTrust Banks (BECN)

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ:BECN) – Analysts at SunTrust Banks lifted their FY2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Beacon Roofing Supply in a note issued to investors on Monday. SunTrust Banks analyst K. Hughes now forecasts that the company will post earnings of $2.61 per share for the year, up from their previous […]

Williams Jones & Associates LLC Increases Stake in Gigamon Inc. (GIMO)

Williams Jones & Associates LLC lifted its holdings in Gigamon Inc. (NYSE:GIMO) by 123.1% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 15,750 shares of the technology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 8,690 shares during the period. Williams Jones & Associates LLC’s holdings in Gigamon were […]

Analysts Set V.F. Corporation (VFC) PT at $60.11

Shares of V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the twenty-four research firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, fifteen have assigned a hold recommendation and six have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average […]

Heroux Devtek Inc (HRX) Upgraded to Outperform at Raymond James Financial, Inc.

Raymond James Financial, Inc. upgraded shares of Heroux Devtek Inc (TSE:HRX) from a market perform rating to an outperform rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has C$16.00 target price on the stock, up from their prior target price of C$13.00. A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed […]

Critical Contrast: Intermolecular (IMI) & The Competition

Intermolecular (NASDAQ: IMI) is one of 105 public companies in the “Semiconductors” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Intermolecular to related businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings and risk. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent ratings and price […]

Sensato Investors LLC Purchases Shares of 407,100 Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (CTRP)

Sensato Investors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 407,100 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $21,926,000. Ctrip.com International makes up approximately 5.5% of Sensato Investors LLC’s […]

$2.96 Earnings Per Share Expected for United Rentals, Inc. (URI) This Quarter

Equities research analysts forecast that United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) will post earnings per share (EPS) of $2.96 for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for United Rentals’ earnings, with estimates ranging from $2.72 to $3.39. United Rentals posted earnings per share of $2.58 in the same quarter last year, […]

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Sells 167,264 Shares of Micron Technology, Inc. (MU)

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. reduced its position in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) by 10.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 1,425,797 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock after selling 167,264 shares during the quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. owned about 0.13% of Micron […]

Brokerages Anticipate CPI Card Group Inc. (PMTS) Will Announce Earnings of $0.04 Per Share

Equities analysts expect that CPI Card Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PMTS) (TSE:PNT) will report $0.04 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have made estimates for CPI Card Group’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.06 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.01. CPI Card Group posted earnings […]

Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ADMS) Receives Overweight Rating from Piper Jaffray Companies

Piper Jaffray Companies restated their overweight rating on shares of Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADMS) in a report published on Wednesday morning. Piper Jaffray Companies currently has a $30.00 price target on the specialty pharmaceutical company’s stock. ADMS has been the subject of several other research reports. JMP Securities restated an outperform rating and set a […]

Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board Has $31.09 Million Stake in BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)

Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board grew its stake in BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) by 3.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 73,597 shares of the asset manager’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,497 shares during the period. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board’s […]

FBR & Co Reiterates “Neutral” Rating for 8point3 Energy Partners LP (CAFD)

8point3 Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:CAFD)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at FBR & Co in a report issued on Wednesday, Marketbeat.com reports. They presently have a $15.00 price target on the energy company’s stock, up from their prior price target of $14.00. FBR & Co’s target price suggests a potential upside […]

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Lifted to Buy at Vetr Inc.

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) was upgraded by research analysts at Vetr from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Wednesday, October 4th. The firm currently has a $13.34 target price on the auto manufacturer’s stock. Vetr‘s price target suggests a potential upside of 10.71% from the stock’s previous close. Other […]

IAC/InterActiveCorp (IAC) Receives “Buy” Rating from Guggenheim

Guggenheim restated their buy rating on shares of IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ:IAC) in a research note released on Tuesday, October 3rd. Guggenheim currently has a $135.00 price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of $130.00. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an overweight rating […]

Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ORMP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by HC Wainwright

Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ORMP)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by stock analysts at HC Wainwright in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have a $25.00 price objective on the biotechnology company’s stock. HC Wainwright’s price target suggests a potential upside of 149.50% from the stock’s previous close. Separately, ValuEngine raised Oramed Pharmaceuticals from […]

9,346 Shares in Regency Centers Corporation (REG) Purchased by Lenox Wealth Management Inc.

Lenox Wealth Management Inc. bought a new stake in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 9,346 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $585,000. A number of other institutional […]

OM Asset Management PLC (OMAM) Raised to Buy at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of OM Asset Management PLC (NYSE:OMAM) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Monday. Several other analysts have also issued reports on the company. Royal Bank Of Canada initiated coverage on OM Asset Management PLC in a research note on Thursday, June 29th. They issued […]

California Public Employees Retirement System Has $12.45 Million Stake in Vectren Corporation (VVC)

California Public Employees Retirement System trimmed its stake in shares of Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC) by 2.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 213,100 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 4,900 shares during the period. California […]

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Takes $152.77 Million Position in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM)

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. purchased a new position in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (NYSE:TSM) in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor purchased 4,369,970 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock, valued at approximately $152,774,000. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing makes up […]

ETF Managers Group LLC Invests $5.90 Million in FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (FLT) Stock

ETF Managers Group LLC purchased a new stake in shares of FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FLT) in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm purchased 40,881 shares of the business services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $5,895,000. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors […]

MGM Resorts International (MGM) Given Overweight Rating at Barclays PLC

MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating restated by Barclays PLC in a research note issued on Monday, October 2nd, MarketBeat.com reports. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on MGM. UBS AG cut shares of MGM Resorts International from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and upped […]

Reviewing Masimo Corporation (MASI) and Apollo Endosurgery (APEN)

Masimo Corporation (NASDAQ: MASI) and Apollo Endosurgery (NASDAQ:APEN) are both medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership and earnings. Profitability This table compares Masimo Corporation and Apollo Endosurgery’s net margins, return on equity and […]

Cambria Investment Management L.P. Sells 3,280 Shares of Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (The) (HIG)

Cambria Investment Management L.P. lessened its holdings in Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HIG) by 12.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 23,577 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 3,280 shares during the period. Cambria Investment Management L.P.’s […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Rexford Industrial Realty Inc (REXR) to Buy

Rexford Industrial Realty Inc (NASDAQ:REXR) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, October 4th. The brokerage currently has a $33.00 target price on the stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price suggests a potential upside of 8.87% from the company’s […]

Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ICPT) CFO Sells $20,825.82 in Stock

Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICPT) CFO Sandip Kapadia sold 354 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $58.83, for a total value of $20,825.82. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through […]

Lenox Wealth Management Inc. Has $7.73 Million Stake in SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)

Lenox Wealth Management Inc. lowered its stake in SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD) by 29.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 65,488 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 27,908 shares during the quarter. SPDR Gold Trust accounts for about 3.1% of Lenox […]

Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP) Upgraded to “Hold” by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Great Plains Energy Inc (NYSE:GXP) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Great Plains Energy Incorporated engages in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity to customers located in all or portions of numerous counties in […]

ILG Inc. (ILG) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of ILG Inc. (NASDAQ:ILG) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “ILG, Inc. offers owners, members and guests benefits and services, as well as destinations through its portfolio of resorts and clubs. The company’s operating businesses include Aqua-Aston Hospitality, […]

Thomas B. Neff Sells 18,900 Shares of FibroGen, Inc (FGEN) Stock

FibroGen, Inc (NASDAQ:FGEN) CEO Thomas B. Neff sold 18,900 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $54.45, for a total transaction of $1,029,105.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 3,217,455 shares of the company’s […]

Janus Henderson Group PLC Purchases Shares of 8,128,584 Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR)

Janus Henderson Group PLC bought a new position in shares of Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm bought 8,128,584 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $598,020,000. Several other institutional investors also recently made changes […]

Boston Advisors LLC Decreases Position in General Electric Company (GE)

Boston Advisors LLC cut its stake in shares of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) by 9.0% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 200,738 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after selling 19,841 shares during the period. Boston Advisors LLC’s holdings […]

Head-To-Head Review: PURE Bioscience (PURE) & Ashland Global Holdings (ASH)

PURE Bioscience (OTCMKTS: PURE) and Ashland Global Holdings (NYSE:ASH) are both medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and profitability. Earnings & Valuation This table compares PURE Bioscience and Ashland Global Holdings’ revenue, earnings […]

Southeastern Asset Management Inc. TN Decreases Holdings in Yum China Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:YUMC)

Southeastern Asset Management Inc. TN trimmed its stake in shares of Yum China Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:YUMC) by 47.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 5,122,913 shares of the company’s stock after selling 4,715,100 shares during the quarter. Yum China Holdings comprises 2.2% […]

David Francis Sells 3,000 Shares of Maximus, Inc. (MMS) Stock

Maximus, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) General Counsel David Francis sold 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $65.28, for a total transaction of $195,840.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed […]