Archive for Lisa Williams

Exelixis’ (NASDAQ:EXEL) “Hold” Rating Reaffirmed at Cann

Cann reiterated their hold rating on shares of Exelixis (NASDAQ:EXEL) in a research note released on Thursday, January 4th. “Exelixis announced today an amendment to the protocol for the phase Ib trial of Cabometyx (cabozantinib) in combination with atezolizumab (Tecentriq) in patients with locally advanced or metastatic solid tumors. Exelixis reported the amendment adds four […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Parker-Hannifin (NYSE:PH) to Hold

Parker-Hannifin (NYSE:PH) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday, January 4th. According to Zacks, “Parker-Hannifin’s shares have outperformed the industry’s average, over the past one year. Parker-Hannifin has a robust earnings surprise history, with consecutive earnings beats in the four […]

Bank of America Upgrades Clorox (CLX) to Neutral

Bank of America upgraded shares of Clorox (NYSE:CLX) from an underperform rating to a neutral rating in a report released on Thursday, January 4th, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Bank of America currently has $155.00 price target on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Jefferies Group reaffirmed […]

$0.91 Earnings Per Share Expected for Greenbrier Companies Inc (GBX) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts predict that Greenbrier Companies Inc (NYSE:GBX) will report earnings of $0.91 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have made estimates for Greenbrier Companies’ earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $1.03 and the lowest is $0.83. Greenbrier Companies posted earnings per share of $1.09 in the same quarter […]

German American Bancorp. (NASDAQ:GABC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Hovde Group

German American Bancorp. (NASDAQ:GABC)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by stock analysts at Hovde Group in a research report issued on Wednesday, January 3rd. A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised German American Bancorp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday, January 3rd. According to Zacks, “Columbia Property Trust, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust. It focuses on the acquisition, development, ownership, leasing and operation of office properties in primary […]

Zacks: Brokerages Expect American Water Works Company Inc (AWK) to Announce $0.66 Earnings Per Share

Analysts forecast that American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) will announce earnings of $0.66 per share for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have made estimates for American Water Works’ earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.68 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.63. American Water Works posted […]

American Express (AXP) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.14

News stories about American Express (NYSE:AXP) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Netflix (NFLX) Stock Price

News stories about Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to one […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact salesforce.com (CRM) Share Price

News stories about salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to one […]

Unilever (UL) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows

News stories about Unilever (NYSE:UL) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to one […]

Kraft Heinz (KHC) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.21

News stories about Kraft Heinz (NASDAQ:KHC) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to […]

BlackRock (BLK) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds

News stories about BlackRock (NYSE:BLK) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to one […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Insmed (NASDAQ:INSM) to Sell

Insmed (NASDAQ:INSM) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday, January 3rd. According to Zacks, “Insmed is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development and commercialization of ARIKAYCE, or liposomal amikacin for inhalation, for at least two identified orphan patient populations: patients […]

QUALCOMM (QCOM) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.10

News stories about QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to one […]

Dow Chemical (DOW) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows

News stories about Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to […]

Nike (NKE) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds

Media coverage about Nike (NYSE:NKE) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the […]

Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows

News stories about Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) (TSE:BNS) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 […]

Starbucks (SBUX) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.09

News stories about Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to one […]

Biogen (BIIB) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

News stories about Biogen (NASDAQ:BIIB) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to one […]

Financial Review: Retail Properties of America (RPAI) versus Brixmor Property Group (BRX)

Retail Properties of America (NYSE: RPAI) and Brixmor Property Group (NYSE:BRX) are both mid-cap financials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership and risk. Profitability This table compares Retail Properties of America and Brixmor Property […]

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Shows

News stories about GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to one […]

Time Warner (TWX) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

News stories about Time Warner (NYSE:TWX) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to […]

UBS Group (UBS) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows

News stories about UBS Group (NYSE:UBS) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to […]

E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (DD) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows

News stories about E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one […]

Costco Wholesale (COST) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

News stories about Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) have trended positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to one […]

Eli Lilly and (LLY) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.16

News stories about Eli Lilly and (NYSE:LLY) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest […]

Celgene (CELG) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.10

News stories about Celgene (NASDAQ:CELG) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to one […]

Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Thursday, January 4th. Zacks Investment Research currently has $186.00 price objective on the industrial products company’s stock. According to Zacks, “In the last three months, Illinois Tool Works' shares have outperformed […]

Brokerages Expect MAM Software Group Inc. (MAMS) to Post $0.02 EPS

Shares of MAM Software Group Inc. (NASDAQ:MAMS) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating. Brokers have set a 12 month consensus price target of $8.00 for […]

Zacks: Brokerages Expect BorgWarner Inc. (BWA) Will Announce Earnings of $1.01 Per Share

Wall Street analysts expect BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) to report earnings per share (EPS) of $1.01 for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Seven analysts have issued estimates for BorgWarner’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $1.00 and the highest is $1.02. BorgWarner posted earnings per share of $0.85 during the same quarter last year, which indicates […]

Helmerich & Payne (NYSE:HP) Raised to Neutral at Citigroup

Citigroup upgraded shares of Helmerich & Payne (NYSE:HP) from a sell rating to a neutral rating in a research report released on Thursday, January 4th, Marketbeat.com reports. Several other research analysts also recently commented on the stock. Sanford C. Bernstein reaffirmed an outperform rating and issued a $66.00 price target on shares of Helmerich & […]

Ehi Car Services Ltd (EHIC) Receives Average Rating of “Strong Buy” from Analysts

Shares of Ehi Car Services Ltd (NYSE:EHIC) have been given an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy rating. Brokerages have set a 1-year consensus target price of $13.00 for the […]

Analysts Set FreightCar America, Inc. (RAIL) Target Price at $15.33

Shares of FreightCar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) have been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the six analysts that are covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation and five have given a hold recommendation to the company. The average 1 year price target among analysts that […]

General Electric (NYSE:GE) Receives Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.16

News articles about General Electric (NYSE:GE) have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest […]

United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.09

News stories about United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR) to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Thursday, January 4th. They currently have $121.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Dollar Tree has outperformed the industry in the last three months mainly driven by robust earnings […]

Cerner (NASDAQ:CERN) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Citigroup

Citigroup started coverage on shares of Cerner (NASDAQ:CERN) in a research note released on Thursday, January 4th, The Fly reports. The firm issued a neutral rating on the stock. CERN has been the topic of several other research reports. Royal Bank of Canada restated a buy rating on shares of Cerner in a research report […]

Regions Financial (NYSE:RF) Earns Sell Rating from Robert W. Baird

Regions Financial (NYSE:RF)‘s stock had its “sell” rating reiterated by Robert W. Baird in a research note issued on Wednesday, January 3rd. They currently have a $17.00 target price on the bank’s stock. Robert W. Baird’s target price suggests a potential downside of 10.62% from the stock’s previous close. Several other analysts have also recently […]

Coherus Biosciences (NASDAQ:CHRS) Raised to “Sell” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Coherus Biosciences (NASDAQ:CHRS) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, January 3rd. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Maxim Group restated a buy rating and set a $20.00 price target (down from $40.00) on […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers QTS Realty Trust (NYSE:QTS) to Sell

QTS Realty Trust (NYSE:QTS) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Thursday, January 4th. According to Zacks, “QTS Realty Trust Inc. is a real estate investment trust. It is an owner, developer and operator of carrier-neutral, multi-tenant data centers. QTS’s data centers […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Baxalta (NYSE:BXLT) Stock Price

News articles about Baxalta (NYSE:BXLT) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest […]

Stifel Financial (SF) Upgraded at Nomura

Stifel Financial (NYSE:SF) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Nomura from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Wednesday, January 3rd, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The brokerage currently has a $77.00 price target on the financial services provider’s stock, up from their prior price target of $58.00. Nomura’s price objective […]

Analysts Expect EVINE Live Inc (EVLV) to Post $0.10 Earnings Per Share

EVINE Live Inc (NASDAQ:EVLV) has been given a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the three brokers that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy rating. Analysts have set a one year consensus target price of $2.17 for the […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect Cubic Co. (CUB) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $343.34 Million

Wall Street brokerages expect that Cubic Co. (NYSE:CUB) will post sales of $343.34 million for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have made estimates for Cubic’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $348.24 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $338.44 million. Cubic posted sales of $334.68 million […]

Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI) Earns Buy Rating from Royal Bank of Canada

Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Royal Bank of Canada in a note issued to investors on Thursday, January 4th. They presently have a $100.00 target price on the semiconductor company’s stock. Royal Bank of Canada’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 4.01% from the […]

Irhythm Technologies (NASDAQ:IRTC) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Irhythm Technologies (NASDAQ:IRTC) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, January 3rd. According to Zacks, “iRhythm Technologies, Inc. is a digital healthcare company. It focuses on the provision of ambulatory electrocardiogram, monitoring for patients at risk for arrhythmias primarily in […]

Kyocera (NYSE:KYO) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Kyocera (NYSE:KYO) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Wednesday, January 3rd. Zacks Investment Research currently has $73.00 target price on the electronics maker’s stock. According to Zacks, “Kyocera Corporation was founded in 1959 as a company specializing in the production of […]

iPass (NASDAQ:IPAS) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of iPass (NASDAQ:IPAS) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Wednesday, January 3rd. According to Zacks, “iPass Inc provides software-enabled enterprise connectivity services for mobile workers. iPass’ primary service is designed to enable enterprises to provide their employees with secure access to the […]

InterXion (NYSE:INXN) Upgraded to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of InterXion (NYSE:INXN) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Wednesday, January 3rd. Zacks Investment Research currently has $66.00 target price on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Interxion Holding N.V. operates as a provider of carrier-neutral colocation data center services in […]