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Critical Comparison: Azul (AZUL) versus United Continental (UAL)

Azul (NYSE:AZUL) and United Continental (NASDAQ:UAL) are both transportation companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Insider & Institutional Ownership 7.2% of Azul shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.1% of United […]

Krones (KRN) Given a €85.00 Price Target at Baader Bank

Baader Bank set a €85.00 ($98.84) target price on Krones (ETR:KRN) in a research report report published on Tuesday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on KRN. HSBC set a €91.00 ($105.81) price target on Krones […]

Kforce (KFRC) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Kforce (NASDAQ:KFRC) is set to announce its earnings results before the market opens on Wednesday, May 1st. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.40 per share for the quarter. Kforce has set its Q1 2019 guidance at $0.40-0.42 EPS and its Q1 guidance at $0.40-0.42 EPS. Kforce (NASDAQ:KFRC) last announced its quarterly earnings […]

$380.42 Million in Sales Expected for WEX Inc (WEX) This Quarter

Equities analysts predict that WEX Inc (NYSE:WEX) will post $380.42 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Seven analysts have provided estimates for WEX’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $377.10 million and the highest is $386.72 million. WEX reported sales of $354.83 million during the same quarter last […]

Facebook (FB) PT Raised to $190.00

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) had its price target upped by investment analysts at BMO Capital Markets to $190.00 in a research note issued on Monday, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a “positive” rating on the social networking company’s stock. BMO Capital Markets’ price target would suggest a potential upside of 3.38% from the company’s previous […]

Illinois Tool Works (ITW) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday

Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) will release its earnings data before the market opens on Thursday, April 25th. Analysts expect Illinois Tool Works to post earnings of $1.80 per share for the quarter. Illinois Tool Works has set its FY19 guidance at $7.90-8.20 EPS.Investors interested in listening to the company’s conference call can do so using […]

2 Zooms soared after the IPO: Can you buy the one that was wrong?

One IPO, two shares. Investors Thursday pounced to buy shares of Zoom Video Communications, the firm that had its first public offering of stock. But others might have mistakenly bought Zoom Technologies, a company whose stock was trading for under a cent in February and that their shares were delisted from the Nasdaq in 2014. […]

Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) and Pacific Booker Minerals (PBMLF) Critical Contrast

Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) and Pacific Booker Minerals (OTCMKTS:PBMLF) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk and valuation. Dividends Freeport-McMoRan pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Uxin (UXIN) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Uxin (NASDAQ:UXIN) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Uxin Limited provides internet based services. The Company offers car e-commerce platform which enables to consumers and dealers to buy and sell new and used cars. Uxin […]

Roadrunner Transportation Systems (RRTS) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Roadrunner Transportation Systems (NYSE:RRTS) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. is a non-asset based transportation and logistics services provider offering a full suite of solutions, including customized and expedited less-than-truckload, truckload and […]

Gunsynd (GUN) Hits New 12-Month Low at $0.02

Gunsynd PLC (LON:GUN) shares hit a new 52-week low on Monday . The stock traded as low as GBX 0.02 ($0.00) and last traded at GBX 0.02 ($0.00), with a volume of 37104142 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 0.02 ($0.00). COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This report was published by [[site]] and is the […]

Volga Gas (VGAS) Sets New 52-Week High at $78.25

Volga Gas plc (LON:VGAS)’s share price hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as GBX 78.25 ($1.02) and last traded at GBX 78.50 ($1.03), with a volume of 84191 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at GBX 67.50 ($0.88). The company has a market capitalization […]

Incyte (INCY) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Strong Sell

Incyte (NASDAQ:INCY) was downgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, BidAskClub reports. INCY has been the topic of several other research reports. Royal Bank of Canada lifted their target price on Incyte to $89.00 and gave the company an […]

Black Iron (BKI) Shares Down 9.1%

Black Iron Inc (TSE:BKI)’s share price dropped 9.1% during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as low as C$0.09 and last traded at C$0.10. Approximately 292,027 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 57% from the average daily volume of 671,632 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$0.11. The stock […]

Analyzing MTECH ACQUISITI/SH CL A (MTEC) and Inovalon (INOV)

MTECH ACQUISITI/SH CL A (NASDAQ:MTEC) and Inovalon (NASDAQ:INOV) are both unclassified companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations and valuation. Risk and Volatility MTECH ACQUISITI/SH CL A has a beta of 0.07, suggesting that its […]

Morgan Stanley Increases Ally Financial (ALLY) Price Target to $32.00

Ally Financial (NYSE:ALLY) had its price objective increased by investment analysts at Morgan Stanley from $30.00 to $32.00 in a report issued on Monday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm presently has an “equal weight” rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 7.53% from the company’s current […]

Century Communities (CCS) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Century Communities (NYSE:CCS) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Monday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Century Communities, Inc. is a home building and construction company. Its activities comprise land acquisition, development, and entitlements; and the acquisition, development, construction, marketing, and sale of […]

Broadridge Financial Solutions (BR) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Broadridge Financial Solutions (NYSE:BR) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Monday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Broadridge has a strong business model, backed by higher recurring fee revenues. Increasing demand for technology solutions has enabled the company to increase investments in […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Azul (AZUL) to Hold

Azul (NYSE:AZUL) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Monday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Azul is being aided by robust passenger revenues on the back of upbeat demand for air travel. Maintaining this trend, passenger revenues increased 17.9% on a year-over-year […]

Synchrony Financial (SYF) PT Raised to $34.00

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) had its target price hoisted by research analysts at Morgan Stanley from $31.00 to $34.00 in a note issued to investors on Monday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm presently has an “equal weight” rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s target price suggests a potential upside of 1.61% from the stock’s […]

Urban Edge Properties (UE) Raised to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Urban Edge Properties (NYSE:UE) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Urban Edge Properties is a real estate investment trust that acquires, develops, owns, manages and improves shopping centers in and on the edge […]

AXA (AXAHY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

AXA (OTCMKTS:AXAHY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Monday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “The AXA Group is an international group of insurance and related financial services companies. AXA’s insurance operations are diverse geographically, with activities in 50 countries, principally Western […]

Wipro (WIT) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Wipro (NYSE:WIT) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Saturday morning, Zacks.com reports. Zacks Investment Research currently has $4.75 target price on the information technology services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “WIPRO LTD-ADR provides comprehensive IT solutions and services, including systems integration, Information […]

Ally Financial Inc to Post Q2 2019 Earnings of $0.97 Per Share, Oppenheimer Forecasts (ALLY)

Ally Financial Inc (NYSE:ALLY) – Analysts at Oppenheimer boosted their Q2 2019 EPS estimates for shares of Ally Financial in a research note issued to investors on Sunday, April 21st. Oppenheimer analyst D. Gabriele now expects that the financial services provider will post earnings of $0.97 per share for the quarter, up from their prior […]

KeyCorp Weighs in on Jagged Peak Energy Inc’s Q3 2019 Earnings (JAG)

Jagged Peak Energy Inc (NYSE:JAG) – Research analysts at KeyCorp boosted their Q3 2019 earnings estimates for Jagged Peak Energy in a research report issued to clients and investors on Sunday, April 21st. KeyCorp analyst L. Mariani now anticipates that the mining company will earn $0.17 per share for the quarter, up from their previous […]

Q3 2019 EPS Estimates for Snap-on Incorporated Raised by Northcoast Research (SNA)

Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE:SNA) – Research analysts at Northcoast Research raised their Q3 2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of Snap-on in a research report issued on Monday, April 22nd. Northcoast Research analyst T. Hayes now expects that the company will earn $2.94 per share for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $2.91. […]

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) Forecasted to Earn Q2 2019 Earnings of $4.47 Per Share

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) – Investment analysts at SunTrust Banks increased their Q2 2019 earnings estimates for shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill in a report released on Sunday, April 21st. SunTrust Banks analyst J. Bartlett now expects that the restaurant operator will earn $4.47 per share for the quarter, up from their prior forecast […]

Q1 2019 EPS Estimates for ConocoPhillips (COP) Boosted by Piper Jaffray Companies

ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) – Stock analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies boosted their Q1 2019 earnings per share estimates for ConocoPhillips in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, April 22nd. Piper Jaffray Companies analyst B. Fernandez now anticipates that the energy producer will earn $0.92 per share for the quarter, up from their […]

Q1 2019 EPS Estimates for Magna International Inc. Cut by KeyCorp (MGA)

Magna International Inc. (NYSE:MGA) (TSE:MG) – Investment analysts at KeyCorp decreased their Q1 2019 EPS estimates for shares of Magna International in a report issued on Sunday, April 21st. KeyCorp analyst J. Picariello now anticipates that the company will earn $1.69 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $1.72. KeyCorp also […]

Baxter International (BAX) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) will issue its quarterly earnings data before the market opens on Thursday, April 25th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.68 per share for the quarter. Parties that are interested in registering for the company’s conference call can do so using this link. Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) last announced its earnings […]

Yamana Gold (AUY) Rating Reiterated by Desjardins

Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) (TSE:YRI)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by investment analysts at Desjardins in a research note issued on Monday, TipRanks reports. Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. National Bank Financial cut Yamana Gold from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating in a research […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Armstrong World Industries (AWI) to Hold

Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Monday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Shares of Armstrong World have broadly outperformed its industry in a year's time frame. Higher price realization, strong repair and remodel activity along with […]

Stora Enso Oyj (SEOAY) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Stora Enso Oyj (OTCMKTS:SEOAY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Saturday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Stora Enso is an integrated forest products company producing magazine papers, newsprint, fine papers and packaging boards, areas in which the Group is a global […]

Analysts Anticipate First Data Corp (FDC) Will Post Earnings of $0.31 Per Share

Wall Street brokerages forecast that First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC) will report earnings of $0.31 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Eight analysts have provided estimates for First Data’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.29 and the highest is $0.33. First Data posted earnings of $0.29 per share during the […]

Brokerages Anticipate Customers Bancorp Inc (CUBI) Will Post Earnings of $0.36 Per Share

Wall Street brokerages predict that Customers Bancorp Inc (NYSE:CUBI) will announce earnings per share (EPS) of $0.36 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Three analysts have issued estimates for Customers Bancorp’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.32 to $0.39. Customers Bancorp reported earnings per share of $0.64 during the same quarter last year, which […]

Ivy Hits Market Capitalization of $1.39 Million (IVY)

Ivy (CURRENCY:IVY) traded 26.8% lower against the U.S. dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 0:00 AM E.T. on April 23rd. Ivy has a total market capitalization of $1.39 million and approximately $17.00 worth of Ivy was traded on exchanges in the last day. Over the last week, Ivy has traded 17.7% lower against […]

Rcoin Trading Down 1.3% Over Last 24 Hours (RCN)

Rcoin (CURRENCY:RCN) traded 1.3% lower against the US dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 0:00 AM ET on April 23rd. In the last week, Rcoin has traded flat against the US dollar. One Rcoin coin can now be bought for $0.0001 or 0.00000001 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges. Rcoin has a total market capitalization […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect Owens-Illinois Inc (OI) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $1.64 Billion

Wall Street brokerages forecast that Owens-Illinois Inc (NYSE:OI) will announce $1.64 billion in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Five analysts have issued estimates for Owens-Illinois’ earnings. The highest sales estimate is $1.69 billion and the lowest is $1.58 billion. Owens-Illinois reported sales of $1.74 billion in the same quarter […]

OneRoot Network Hits One Day Trading Volume of $3.01 Million (RNT)

OneRoot Network (CURRENCY:RNT) traded 1.8% lower against the dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 23:00 PM Eastern on April 23rd. OneRoot Network has a market cap of $17.25 million and $3.01 million worth of OneRoot Network was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. One OneRoot Network token can currently be purchased […]

$92.72 Million in Sales Expected for Townsquare Media Inc (TSQ) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages forecast that Townsquare Media Inc (NYSE:TSQ) will announce $92.72 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have provided estimates for Townsquare Media’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $92.39 million and the highest estimate coming in at $93.05 million. Townsquare Media posted sales of […]

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the fifteen research firms that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and twelve have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokers that have issued ratings […]

Gambit Market Capitalization Achieves $460,082.00 (GAM)

Gambit (CURRENCY:GAM) traded 5.2% lower against the US dollar during the 1 day period ending at 23:00 PM ET on April 23rd. In the last seven days, Gambit has traded 24.9% lower against the US dollar. Gambit has a total market cap of $460,082.00 and $1,268.00 worth of Gambit was traded on exchanges in the […]

AFLAC Incorporated (AFL) Receives $48.25 Average PT from Analysts

Shares of AFLAC Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the ten ratings firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have given a hold recommendation and one has assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average […]

Ovid Therapeutics (OVID) Shares Up 8.9%

Shares of Ovid Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:OVID) shot up 8.9% during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $1.98 and last traded at $1.96. 1,654,588 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 436% from the average session volume of 308,934 shares. The stock had previously closed at $1.80. Several analysts […]

IsoRay (ISR) Trading 7.7% Higher

IsoRay, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:ISR) shares traded up 7.7% during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $0.44 and last traded at $0.42. 679,593 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 284% from the average session volume of 176,778 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.39. A number of research analysts […]

Clean Energy Fuels (CLNE) Stock Price Up 6.9%

Clean Energy Fuels Corp (NASDAQ:CLNE) shares rose 6.9% on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $3.47 and last traded at $3.43. Approximately 1,846,840 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 103% from the average daily volume of 911,813 shares. The stock had previously closed at $3.21. CLNE has been the subject […]

Peerplays (PPY) Hits Market Cap of $5.00 Million

Peerplays (CURRENCY:PPY) traded 4.9% higher against the U.S. dollar during the one day period ending at 20:00 PM ET on April 23rd. In the last week, Peerplays has traded up 8.9% against the U.S. dollar. Peerplays has a total market capitalization of $5.00 million and approximately $331,109.00 worth of Peerplays was traded on exchanges in […]

DeepOnion 1-Day Trading Volume Tops $12,347.00 (ONION)

DeepOnion (CURRENCY:ONION) traded 7% higher against the dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 19:00 PM ET on April 23rd. In the last week, DeepOnion has traded 14.7% higher against the dollar. One DeepOnion coin can currently be purchased for approximately $0.27 or 0.00004869 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges including BiteBTC, RightBTC, CoinExchange and Crex24. […]

Taitron Components (TAIT) Hits New 1-Year High at $3.49

Taitron Components Inc. (NASDAQ:TAIT)’s share price hit a new 52-week high during trading on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $3.49 and last traded at $3.30, with a volume of 420 shares. The stock had previously closed at $3.15. Separately, TheStreet raised Taitron Components from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in […]

Paylocity (PCTY) Reaches New 52-Week High at $94.14

Paylocity Holding Corp (NASDAQ:PCTY) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $94.14 and last traded at $94.15, with a volume of 9059 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $91.15. PCTY has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research reiterated a […]