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Select Comfort Corporation (NASDAQ:SCSS) Given Media Impact Score of 0.19

News articles about Select Comfort Corporation (NASDAQ:SCSS) 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 being […]

LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday, October 4th. According to Zacks, “LHC Group provides post-acute healthcare services primarily to Medicare beneficiaries in rural markets in the southern United States. They provide home-based services through their home nursing agencies […]

Invuity, Inc. (NASDAQ:IVTY) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Invuity, Inc. (NASDAQ:IVTY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday, October 4th. According to Zacks, “Invuity, Inc. is a medical technology company. Its products include Eikon Illuminated Retractor System, Saber Yankauer, Saber Frazier, Eika Illuminated Retractor System, Breiten Illuminated Retractor System, Eipex […]

Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP) versus The Competition Critical Analysis

Perceptron (NASDAQ: PRCP) is one of 29 public companies in the “Testing & Measuring Equipment” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Perceptron to related companies based on the strength of its valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and institutional ownership. Volatility & Risk Perceptron has a beta of […]

Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) Position Trimmed by Maverick Capital Ltd.

Maverick Capital Ltd. reduced its position in Constellation Brands Inc (NYSE:STZ) by 9.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 698,310 shares of the company’s stock after selling 71,393 shares during the period. Constellation Brands comprises 1.7% of Maverick Capital Ltd.’s holdings, making the stock its […]

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Rating Reiterated by Piper Jaffray Companies

Piper Jaffray Companies restated their hold rating on shares of Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) in a research report released on Wednesday, October 4th. The brokerage currently has a $149.00 target price on the business services provider’s stock, up from their prior target price of $140.00. A number of other analysts have also commented on MCO. Zacks […]

Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) Upgraded to Buy at BidaskClub

Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) was upgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday, October 4th. A number of other analysts have also commented on KAMN. Zacks Investment Research raised Kaman Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note […]

Mylan N.V. (MYL) PT Set at $32.00 by Wells Fargo & Company

Wells Fargo & Company set a $32.00 price objective on Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL) in a research note released on Wednesday, October 4th. The firm currently has a hold rating on the stock. MYL has been the subject of several other research reports. Cantor Fitzgerald initiated coverage on Mylan N.V. in a research report on Friday, […]

Robert W. Baird Reiterates “Hold” Rating for Infosys Limited (NYSE:INFY)

Infosys Limited (NYSE:INFY)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities researchers at Robert W. Baird in a research note issued on Wednesday, October 4th. They currently have a $16.00 target price on the technology company’s stock. Robert W. Baird’s price target points to a potential upside of 8.77% from the stock’s current price. A […]

KeyCorp Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE:LAD)

Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE:LAD)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities researchers at KeyCorp in a research note issued on Wednesday, October 4th. They currently have a $130.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $119.00. KeyCorp’s price target points to a potential upside of 13.32% from the stock’s […]

Contrasting 3M (MMM) & Icahn Enterprises L.P. (IEP)

3M (NYSE: MMM) and Icahn Enterprises L.P. (NASDAQ:IEP) are both multi-sector conglomerates companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and risk. Risk & Volatility 3M has a beta of 1.09, suggesting that its stock price […]

Imperva Inc (IMPV) Receives $52.83 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Shares of Imperva Inc (NYSE:IMPV) have earned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the twenty-two research firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have assigned a hold recommendation and twelve have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average […]

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FDS) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) has received an average rating of “Hold” from the twelve research firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, five have assigned a hold recommendation and four have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month […]

MGIC Investment Corporation (MTG) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Shares of MGIC Investment have outperformed the industry, year to date. The company also seen its 2017 and 2018 estimates moving north over the last 60 days. MGIC […]

Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RIGL) Receives Buy Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:RIGL) in a research report released on Wednesday. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $5.00 price target on the biotechnology company’s stock. Several other research firms also recently commented on RIGL. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Rigel Pharmaceuticals from a strong sell rating […]

Guess? (GES) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Accern Reports

News stories about Guess? (NYSE:GES) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press 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 closest to […]

Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AGIO) Insider Scott Biller Sells 2,146 Shares of Stock

Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGIO) insider Scott Biller sold 2,146 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $67.23, for a total transaction of $144,275.58. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through […]

REX American Resources Corporation (REX) Director Lawrence Tomchin Sells 1,000 Shares of Stock

REX American Resources Corporation (NYSE:REX) Director Lawrence Tomchin sold 1,000 shares of REX American Resources Corporation stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, October 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $96.00, for a total transaction of $96,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is […]

Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance

Constellation Brands Inc (NYSE:STZ) updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $8.25-8.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $8.18. Shares of Constellation Brands Inc (NYSE STZ) traded up 4.01% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $209.25. 4,920,829 shares of the company’s […]

Teladoc, Inc. (TDOC) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) from a sell rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $38.00 target price on the health services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “The stock of Teladoc has outperformed the industry year to date. The company is […]

Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Accern Reports

News headlines about Pacira Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PCRX) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being […]

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) Shares Sold by ARK Investment Management LLC

ARK Investment Management LLC trimmed its stake in PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) by 15.8% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 119,037 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after selling 22,262 shares during the quarter. ARK Investment Management LLC’s holdings […]

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) Downgraded by Citigroup Inc. to “Neutral”

Citigroup Inc. lowered shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. Citigroup Inc. currently has $120.00 target price on the railroad operator’s stock. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. BidaskClub raised Union Pacific Corporation from a […]

Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (HP) Shares Sold by HighTower Advisors LLC

HighTower Advisors LLC lessened its holdings in shares of Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP) by 7.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 64,141 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 4,876 shares during the period. HighTower Advisors LLC owned 0.06% of Helmerich […]

Alarm.com Holdings, Inc. (ALRM) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

Shares of Alarm.com Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALRM) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the eleven analysts that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The […]

Akebia Therapeutics, Inc. (AKBA) SVP Michel Dahan Sells 1,398 Shares of Stock

Akebia Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKBA) SVP Michel Dahan sold 1,398 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.64, for a total value of $27,456.72. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through […]

Blueknight Energy Partners L.P., L.L.C. (BKEP) versus Sunoco Logistics Partners (ETP) Head-To-Head Survey

Blueknight Energy Partners L.P., L.L.C. (NASDAQ: BKEP) and Sunoco Logistics Partners (NYSE:ETP) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, dividends and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Blueknight Energy Partners L.P., L.L.C. and Sunoco […]

SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. (SXCP) Major Shareholder Sun Coal & Coke Llc Buys 9,365 Shares

SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SXCP) major shareholder Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 9,365 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 3rd. The stock was bought at an average price of $17.25 per share, for a total transaction of $161,546.25. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & […]

Maxim Group Reiterates Buy Rating for Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (VKTX)

Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by Maxim Group in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. They presently have a $5.00 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. Maxim Group’s target price indicates a potential upside of 164.55% from the company’s current price. A number of other research firms have […]

FTB Advisors Inc. Acquires 15,125 Shares of Parker-Hannifin Corporation (PH)

FTB Advisors Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Parker-Hannifin Corporation (NYSE:PH) by 114.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 28,295 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after buying an additional 15,125 shares during the quarter. FTB Advisors Inc.’s […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Sibanye Gold Limited (SBGL) Stock Price

Headlines about Sibanye Gold Limited (NYSE:SBGL) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to […]

Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC Has $7.13 Million Holdings in Callidus Software, Inc. (CALD)

Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Callidus Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:CALD) by 12.4% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 294,780 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 32,505 shares during the quarter. Callidus […]

906,562 Shares in Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Acquired by ETF Managers Group LLC

ETF Managers Group LLC purchased a new position in Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 906,562 shares of the technology infrastructure company’s stock, valued at approximately $45,156,000. Akamai Technologies makes up 3.8% of ETF Managers Group LLC’s portfolio, […]

Swiss National Bank Invests $2.15 Million in The Trade Desk Inc. (NASDAQ:TTD) Stock

Swiss National Bank purchased a new stake in The Trade Desk Inc. (NASDAQ:TTD) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 42,800 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,145,000. Swiss National Bank owned approximately 0.11% of […]

Capital World Investors Boosts Position in Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) (EL)

Capital World Investors boosted its holdings in shares of Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:EL) by 12.9% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,750,000 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 200,000 shares during the period. Capital World Investors […]

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Lowers Stake in Swift Transportation Company (KNX)

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP reduced its position in shares of Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:KNX) by 0.7% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 2,506,780 shares of the transportation company’s stock after selling 17,442 shares during the quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned about 3.12% of Swift […]

Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Given In-Line Rating at Imperial Capital

Imperial Capital reiterated their in-line rating on shares of Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) in a report published on Wednesday morning. They currently have a $23.00 price objective on the oil and gas producer’s stock, up from their prior price objective of $21.00. Imperial Capital also issued estimates for Viper Energy Partners’ Q3 2017 earnings […]

Welltower (HCN) & Its Peers Critical Contrast

Welltower (NYSE: HCN) is one of 26 publicly-traded companies in the “Healthcare REITs” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Welltower to related businesses based on the strength of its valuation, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and earnings. Volatility & Risk Welltower has a beta of 0.24, meaning […]

Moog (MOG) and United Technologies Corporation (UTX) Financial Contrast

Moog (NYSE: MOG) and United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) are both industrials companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends and profitability. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Moog and United Technologies Corporation’s revenue, earnings per share […]

BT Group PLC (BT) Given New GBX 320 Price Target at Morgan Stanley

BT Group PLC (NYSE:BT) had its price objective lowered by Morgan Stanley from GBX 350 ($4.60) to GBX 320 ($4.21) in a report published on Wednesday, October 4th, StockTargetPrices.com reports. The firm currently has an equal weight rating on the utilities provider’s stock. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on BT. […]

Sabra Healthcare REIT’s (SBRA) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Mizuho

Sabra Healthcare REIT, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBRA)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by equities research analysts at Mizuho in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, October 4th. They currently have a $23.00 target price on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Mizuho’s target price suggests a potential upside of 9.00% from the company’s previous […]

Sustainable Insight Capital Management LLC Invests $13.92 Million in Carnival Corporation (CCL) Stock

Sustainable Insight Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund bought 212,300 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $13,921,000. Carnival Corporation comprises approximately 6.5% of Sustainable Insight Capital Management LLC’s […]

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect ManTech International Corporation (MANT) Stock Price

Media stories about ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most […]

Head-To-Head Review: Galmed Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:GLMD) & Dynavax Technologies Corporation (DVAX)

Galmed Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: GLMD) and Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX) are both small-cap 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 Galmed Pharmaceuticals and Dynavax Technologies Corporation’s revenue, […]

Teladoc, Inc. (TDOC) VP Mark Hirschhorn Sells 10,000 Shares of Stock

Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) VP Mark Hirschhorn sold 10,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.04, for a total value of $340,400.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through […]

Plancorp LLC Sells 2,536 Shares of AT&T Inc. (T)

Plancorp LLC trimmed its holdings in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) by 4.4% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 55,527 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 2,536 shares during the period. AT&T accounts for about 0.6% of Plancorp LLC’s […]

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL) Major Shareholder Sehat Sutardja Sells 1,422,500 Shares of Stock

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRVL) major shareholder Sehat Sutardja sold 1,422,500 shares of Marvell Technology Group stock in a transaction on Monday, October 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.52, for a total value of $26,344,700.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which […]

Analysts Set Cousins Properties Incorporated (CUZ) Price Target at $10.13

Shares of Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the seven research firms that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokerages that […]

Gotham Asset Management LLC Increases Position in Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR)

Gotham Asset Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) by 11.1% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,462,056 shares of the network equipment provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 145,758 shares during the quarter. Juniper Networks comprises […]

Sensato Investors LLC Cuts Stake in Kadant Inc (NYSE:KAI)

Sensato Investors LLC lessened its position in shares of Kadant Inc (NYSE:KAI) by 37.6% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 25,110 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 15,137 shares during the period. Sensato Investors LLC […]