Archive for Lisa Williams

Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ICPT) Insider Rachel Mcminn Sells 283 Shares of Stock

Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICPT) insider Rachel Mcminn sold 283 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $58.89, for a total transaction of $16,665.87. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC […]

Brokerages Anticipate Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $257.93 Million

Analysts expect that Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) will announce $257.93 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Eight analysts have issued estimates for Oasis Petroleum’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $275.99 million and the lowest is $231.84 million. Oasis Petroleum reported sales of $177.31 million in the same quarter […]

Reviewing Porter Bancorp (PBIB) & Its Peers

Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ: PBIB) is one of 26 public companies in the “Retail & Mortgage Banks” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Porter Bancorp to related businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, valuation and earnings. Volatility and Risk Porter Bancorp has […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect G-III Apparel Group, LTD. (GIII) Stock Price

Media headlines about G-III Apparel Group, LTD. (NASDAQ:GIII) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to […]

At Home Group (HOME) Getting Positive Media Coverage, Accern Reports

News headlines about At Home Group (NASDAQ:HOME) have trended positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest […]

IDEX Corporation’s (IEX) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird restated their buy rating on shares of IDEX Corporation (NYSE:IEX) in a research note released on Wednesday. The firm currently has a $129.00 price objective on the industrial products company’s stock. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on IEX. BidaskClub upgraded IDEX Corporation from a buy rating to a […]

General Mills, Inc. (GIS) Given “Sell” Rating at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reissued their sell rating on shares of General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) in a research note released on Wednesday. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $62.00 price target on shares of General Mills and gave the stock […]

BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) Hits New 1-Year High on Analyst Upgrade

BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) reached a new 52-week high on Thursday after Bank of America Corporation raised their price target on the stock from $60.00 to $65.00. Bank of America Corporation currently has a buy rating on the stock. BWX Technologies traded as high as $58.06 and last traded at $58.03, with a volume of […]

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Raised to “Buy” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning. A number of other equities analysts have also commented on the stock. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a sell rating and set a $125.00 price target on shares of […]

Head to Head Analysis: American Campus Communities (ACC) vs. Its Competitors

American Campus Communities (NYSE: ACC) is one of 44 publicly-traded companies in the “Residential REITs” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare American Campus Communities to related companies based on the strength of its risk, profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Dividends American Campus Communities pays an […]

Union Bankshares Corporation (UBSH) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds

Media headlines about Union Bankshares Corporation (NASDAQ:UBSH) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to […]

CareTrust REIT (CTRE) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.16

Press coverage about CareTrust REIT (NASDAQ:CTRE) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMHC) Stock Price

News articles about Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect HFF (HF) Share Price

Headlines about HFF (NYSE:HF) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most […]

Southeastern Asset Management Inc. TN Reduces Stake in Melco Resorts & Entertainment Ltd (MPEL)

Southeastern Asset Management Inc. TN decreased its holdings in Melco Resorts & Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL) by 39.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 912,962 shares of the company’s stock after selling 591,430 shares during the period. Melco Resorts & Entertainment comprises […]

WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Given “Hold” Rating at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird reiterated their hold rating on shares of WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. Robert W. Baird currently has a $56.00 target price on the technology company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on WCC. Zacks Investment Research upgraded […]

Reviewing DTS (DTSI) and Rentrak (RENT)

Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT) and DTS (NASDAQ:DTSI) are both cyclical consumer goods & services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, valuation, dividends and earnings. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Rentrak and DTS’s revenue, earnings per share […]

Regions Financial Corporation (RF) Receives $15.00 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the twenty-five analysts that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have assigned a hold rating, six have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy […]

Sun Life Financial Inc (SLF) Reaches New 1-Year High at $17.40

Shares of Sun Life Financial Inc (TSE:SLF) (NYSE:SLF) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as C$17.40 and last traded at C$17.30, with a volume of 508,827 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at C$49.77. A number of analysts recently commented on SLF shares. Barclays PLC […]

Patrick Industries, Inc. (PATK) President Andy L. Nemeth Sells 3,000 Shares of Stock

Patrick Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:PATK) President Andy L. Nemeth sold 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $85.22, for a total value of $255,660.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. […]

Colonial Trust Advisors Has $3.65 Million Position in Waste Management, Inc. (WM)

Colonial Trust Advisors boosted its holdings in Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) by 65.6% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 49,688 shares of the business services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 19,682 shares during the quarter. Colonial […]

Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC Acquires New Stake in Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (EEFT)

Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 44,723 shares of the business services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $3,907,000. Euronet Worldwide comprises 1.2% of Intrinsic Edge Capital […]

Fred Alger Management Inc. Grows Holdings in IPG Photonics Corporation (IPGP)

Fred Alger Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of IPG Photonics Corporation (NASDAQ:IPGP) by 8.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 199,719 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after buying an additional 15,638 shares during the quarter. Fred […]

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Position Raised by RKL Wealth Management LLC

RKL Wealth Management LLC boosted its stake in BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) by 38.3% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 2,255 shares of the asset manager’s stock after purchasing an additional 625 shares during the quarter. RKL Wealth Management LLC’s holdings in BlackRock […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Saia (SAIA) Share Price

Headlines about Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing 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 most favorable. Saia earned a news […]

Evertec, Inc. (NYSE:EVTC) Raised to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Evertec, Inc. (NYSE:EVTC) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Tuesday, October 3rd. Zacks Investment Research currently has $18.00 price objective on the business services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “Evertec, Inc. is engaged in transaction processing business primarily in Latin America […]

Stagecoach Group (SAGKF) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Stagecoach Group (NASDAQ:SAGKF) have received a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation. Zacks has also assigned Stagecoach Group an industry rank of 41 out of 265 based on […]

Zargon Oil and Gas Ltd (ZAR) Director Craig Henry Hansen Sells 70,000 Shares

Zargon Oil and Gas Ltd (TSE:ZAR) Director Craig Henry Hansen sold 70,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, October 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$0.49, for a total transaction of C$34,300.00. Craig Henry Hansen also recently made the following trade(s): On Wednesday, September 13th, […]

484,953 Shares in Netshoes (CAYMAN) Ltd (NETS) Purchased by Kora Management LP

Kora Management LP purchased a new stake in Netshoes (CAYMAN) Ltd (NASDAQ:NETS) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm purchased 484,953 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $9,229,000. Netshoes (CAYMAN) accounts for approximately 5.9% of Kora Management LP’s portfolio, making […]

Southeast Asset Advisors Inc. Cuts Holdings in IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (IDXX)

Southeast Asset Advisors Inc. lowered its stake in IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDXX) by 57.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 1,617 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,165 shares during the quarter. Southeast Asset Advisors Inc.’s holdings in IDEXX Laboratories were worth $261,000 […]

Jefferies Group Comments on Repligen Corporation’s FY2020 Earnings (RGEN)

Repligen Corporation (NASDAQ:RGEN) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Group issued their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Repligen Corporation in a report released on Tuesday. Jefferies Group analyst B. Couillard anticipates that the biotechnology company will post earnings per share of $1.12 for the year. Jefferies Group has a “Hold” rating and […]

Criteo S.A. (CRTO) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Criteo S.A. (NASDAQ:CRTO) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Criteo SA is a global technology company that specializes in performance display advertising. The Company offers clients a range of solutions such as click per cost, online banner […]

Ferguson Plc (FERGY) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Ferguson Plc (NASDAQ:FERGY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has $7.50 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Ferguson plc is a distributor of plumbing and heating products to professional contractors and consumers primarily […]

Allianz SE (AZSEY) Upgraded to “Strong-Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Allianz SE (NASDAQ:AZSEY) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $26.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Allianz AG’s principal activities are carried out through four divisions: Life/Health: Provides any of life and heath […]

Gap, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GPS) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.07

Media coverage about Gap, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GPS) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being […]

Critical Comparison: Nabors Industries (NBR) & The Competition

Nabors Industries (NYSE: NBR) is one of 18 public companies in the “Oil & Gas Drilling” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Nabors Industries to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, earnings, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations. Dividends Nabors Industries pays […]

STERIS PLC (NYSE:STE) & The Competition Financial Survey

STERIS PLC (NYSE: STE) is one of 84 publicly-traded companies in the “Medical Equipment, Supplies & Distribution” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare STERIS PLC to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, earnings and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares STERIS […]

AT&T Inc. (T) Holdings Raised by Forte Capital LLC ADV

Forte Capital LLC ADV grew its stake in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) by 6.4% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 48,931 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 2,961 shares during the period. Forte Capital […]

$0.64 Earnings Per Share Expected for Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) to report earnings of $0.64 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have made estimates for Archer-Daniels-Midland’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.59 to $0.67. Archer-Daniels-Midland posted earnings per share of $0.59 during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive […]

Critical Review: CenturyLink (NYSE:CTL) vs. Its Competitors

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is one of 45 publicly-traded companies in the “Integrated Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare CenturyLink to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, earnings and institutional ownership. Earnings & Valuation This table compares CenturyLink and its […]

Norfolk Souther Corporation (NSC) Cut to Hold at ValuEngine

ValuEngine cut shares of Norfolk Souther Corporation (NYSE:NSC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Monday. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an underweight rating and set a $75.00 price objective (down from $77.00) on shares of Norfolk Souther […]

Thermon Group Holdings, Inc. (THR) Price Target Raised to $24.00 at BMO Capital Markets

Thermon Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:THR) had its price target lifted by equities research analysts at BMO Capital Markets from $21.00 to $24.00 in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The brokerage presently has an “outperform” rating on the technology company’s stock. BMO Capital Markets’ price objective points to a potential upside of 15.94% from […]

CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. (CTMX) Insider Sean A. Mccarthy Sells 9,562 Shares of Stock

CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTMX) insider Sean A. Mccarthy sold 9,562 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.57, for a total transaction of $177,566.34. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available […]

Rogers Corporation (ROG) Insider Bruce D. Hoechner Sells 23,200 Shares

Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) insider Bruce D. Hoechner sold 23,200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $133.23, for a total transaction of $3,090,936.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this […]

Wells Fargo & Company Increases Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) Price Target to $73.00

Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (NYSE:ICE) had its target price upped by Wells Fargo & Company from $65.00 to $73.00 in a note issued to investors on Thursday, October 5th. The firm currently has a “market perform” rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Wells Fargo & Company’s target price points to a potential upside of 5.20% […]

OCI Partners (OCIP) versus Sensient Technologies Corporation (SXT) Financial Analysis

OCI Partners (NYSE: OCIP) and Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings. Dividends OCI Partners pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has […]

Head-To-Head Review: ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA) versus Its Competitors

ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE: PRA) is one of 92 public companies in the “Property & Casualty Insurance” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare ProAssurance Corporation to related companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability, risk and dividends. Risk & Volatility ProAssurance Corporation has […]

Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Canaccord Genuity

Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a research note issued on Tuesday. They currently have a $60.00 price target on the medical research company’s stock, up from their prior price target of $45.00. Canaccord Genuity’s price target would suggest a potential upside of […]

Reviewing KLX (NASDAQ:KLXIV) and Barnes Group (B)

KLX (NASDAQ: KLXIV) and Barnes Group (NYSE:B) are both industrials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership. Institutional and Insider Ownership 85.1% of Barnes Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 8.5% of […]

Reviewing Leaf Group (NYSE:DMD) and Autohome (ATHM)

Leaf Group (NYSE: DMD) and Autohome (NYSE:ATHM) are both technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership. Institutional & Insider Ownership 58.8% of Leaf Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 40.3% […]