Archive for Lisa Williams

Virtus Investment Partners (NASDAQ:VRTS) Upgraded to “Sell” by ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Virtus Investment Partners (NASDAQ:VRTS) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a report released on Friday, ValuEngine reports. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Bank of America set a $20.00 price objective on shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and gave the company a hold rating […]

Intu Properties (LON:INTU) Receives “Hold” Rating from Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reissued their hold rating on shares of Intu Properties (LON:INTU) in a report released on Friday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Peel Hunt reiterated a hold rating and issued a GBX 935 ($12.22) target price (up previously from GBX 920 ($12.02)) on […]

Financial Analysis: Protagonist Therapeutics (NASDAQ:PTGX) & DiaMedica Therapeutics (NASDAQ:DMAC)

Protagonist Therapeutics (NASDAQ:PTGX) and DiaMedica Therapeutics (NASDAQ:DMAC) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, profitability and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Protagonist Therapeutics and DiaMedica Therapeutics’ net margins, return on equity and […]

Eyepoint Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:EYPT) Given a $5.00 Price Target by HC Wainwright Analysts

HC Wainwright set a $5.00 price objective on Eyepoint Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:EYPT) in a research note published on Friday morning, TipRanks reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Hess Midstream Partners from a hold rating to […]

Hanover Insurance Group (NYSE:THG) Sets New 12-Month High at $131.48

Hanover Insurance Group Inc (NYSE:THG)’s stock price reached a new 52-week high during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $131.48 and last traded at $130.16, with a volume of 151619 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $131.15. A number of equities analysts have commented on the company. Zacks […]

American Midstream Partners (NYSE:AMID) Sees Unusually-High Trading Volume

American Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AMID) shares saw strong trading volume on Monday . 1,017,089 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 182% from the previous session’s volume of 361,271 shares.The stock last traded at $5.24 and had previously closed at $5.19. The firm has a fifty day simple moving average of $5.20. The company […]

Grupo Mexico (OTCMKTS:GMBXF) Stock Passes Below Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $0.00

Grupo Mexico S.A. de C.V. (OTCMKTS:GMBXF)’s share price crossed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as low as $2.40. Grupo Mexico shares last traded at $2.40, with a volume of 1,000 shares changing hands. Several research firms recently weighed in […]

CUSHING RENAISS/COM (NYSE:SZC) Share Price Crosses Below 200 Day Moving Average of $0.00

Shares of CUSHING RENAISS/COM (NYSE:SZC) crossed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as low as $13.98. CUSHING RENAISS/COM shares last traded at $13.98, with a volume of 100 shares trading hands. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $14.39. […]

Piedmont Lithium (PLL) & Its Rivals Financial Review

Piedmont Lithium (NASDAQ: PLL) is one of 26 publicly-traded companies in the “Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Piedmont Lithium to similar companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation and dividends. Valuation & […]

Starcom (LON:STAR) Stock Price Passes Above 200 Day Moving Average of $0.00

Starcom PLC (LON:STAR) shares crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as high as $1.39. Starcom shares last traded at $1.35, with a volume of 726,795 shares. Separately, Shore Capital reiterated a “not rated” rating on shares of Cora Gold […]

Xaar (LON:XAR) Stock Passes Below Fifty Day Moving Average of $82.20

Shares of Xaar plc (LON:XAR) passed below its 50 day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 50 day moving average of $82.20 and traded as low as $96.20. Xaar shares last traded at $98.80, with a volume of 5,380 shares trading hands. Separately, Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating on […]

Forestar Group Inc. (NYSE:FOR) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Forestar Group Inc. (NYSE:FOR) saw a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 216,500 shares, an increase of 11.0% from the May 30th total of 195,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 37,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.8 days. Currently, 2.1% of […]

Cabot Microelectronics Co. (NASDAQ:CCMP) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Cabot Microelectronics Co. (NASDAQ:CCMP) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the seven brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month […]

Analysts Set $30.00 Price Target for RGC Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:RGCO)

Shares of RGC Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:RGCO) have received an average broker rating score of 2.00 (Buy) from the two analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. RGC Resources’ rating […]

Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE:SMP) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE:SMP) was the target of a large increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 375,300 shares, an increase of 14.9% from the May 30th total of 326,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 82,500 shares, the days-to-cover […]

Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) Expected to Post Earnings of $1.13 Per Share

Analysts expect that Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) will announce $1.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Seven analysts have provided estimates for Owens Corning’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $1.07 and the highest is $1.18. Owens Corning posted earnings per share of $1.17 in the same quarter […]

Short Interest in Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) Decreases By 8.4%

Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 16,855,000 shares, a drop of 8.4% from the May 30th total of 18,390,800 shares. Currently, 6.0% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average […]

FleetCor Technologies (NYSE:FLT) Rating Lowered to Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley downgraded shares of FleetCor Technologies (NYSE:FLT) from an overweight rating to an equal weight rating in a report published on Thursday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has $284.00 price target on the business services provider’s stock, up from their prior price target of $240.00. A number of other equities research analysts have also […]

MFS Intermediate Income Trust (NYSE:MIN) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.03

MFS Intermediate Income Trust (NYSE:MIN) announced a monthly dividend on Monday, July 1st, NASDAQ reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 17th will be paid a dividend of 0.029 per share by the financial services provider on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a $0.35 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 9.11%. The ex-dividend date […]

MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) Cut to “Strong Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “MicroStrategy Incorporated, a leading worldwide provider of business intelligence software, today announced that GT Nexus has selected MicroStrategy to power the customer-facing analytics and […]

CLEAR CHANNEL O/SH (NYSE:CCO) Downgraded by Wolfe Research to “Peer Perform”

Wolfe Research lowered shares of CLEAR CHANNEL O/SH (NYSE:CCO) from an outperform rating to a peer perform rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, Briefing.com Automated Import reports. Several other brokerages have also commented on CCO. TheStreet upgraded Rent-A-Center from a c rating to a b- rating in a research note on […]

RenaissanceRe (NYSE:RNR) Given New $175.00 Price Target at Wells Fargo & Co

RenaissanceRe (NYSE:RNR) had its target price raised by Wells Fargo & Co from $155.00 to $175.00 in a research report released on Thursday, The Fly reports. They currently have a market perform rating on the insurance provider’s stock. Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. UBS Group boosted their price target on shares […]

Saratoga Investment (NYSE:SAR) Earns Buy Rating from Maxim Group

Maxim Group reiterated their buy rating on shares of Saratoga Investment (NYSE:SAR) in a research note published on Friday morning, AnalystRatings.com reports. They currently have a $27.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock. “SAR reported F1Q20 adjusted/core NII (excluding incentive fee accrual related to unrealized capital gains) of $0.60 versus its F1Q20 dividend […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Farmland Partners (NYSE:FPI) to Sell

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Farmland Partners (NYSE:FPI) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Farmland Partners Inc. operates as a real estate company. It owns and seeks to acquire primary row crop farmland located in agricultural markets […]

Equinix (NASDAQ:EQIX) Given a $556.00 Price Target at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group set a $556.00 target price on Equinix (NASDAQ:EQIX) in a report issued on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock. EQIX has been the subject of a number of other reports. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their price target on shares of Equinix from […]

Radware (NASDAQ:RDWR) Downgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Radware (NASDAQ:RDWR) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a report issued on Thursday morning, BidAskClub reports. A number of other research firms have also issued reports on RDWR. Zacks Investment Research raised HB Fuller from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Wednesday, […]

BidaskClub Lowers C.H. Robinson Worldwide (NASDAQ:CHRW) to Sell

BidaskClub cut shares of C.H. Robinson Worldwide (NASDAQ:CHRW) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Friday, BidAskClub reports. Several other equities analysts have also commented on CHRW. Susquehanna Bancshares lowered Echo Global Logistics from a positive rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 10th. […]

Nu Skin Enterprises (NYSE:NUS) Downgraded by ValuEngine

ValuEngine downgraded shares of Nu Skin Enterprises (NYSE:NUS) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a report released on Friday morning, ValuEngine reports. Several other brokerages also recently commented on NUS. Bank of America decreased their price objective on shares of Canopy Growth from $80.00 to $75.00 and set a buy rating […]

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SPPI) Coverage Initiated at B. Riley

B. Riley started coverage on shares of Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SPPI) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm issued a buy rating and a $18.00 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on SPPI. Guggenheim cut shares of Shopify […]

Steven Madden (NASDAQ:SHOO) Downgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub cut shares of Steven Madden (NASDAQ:SHOO) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Friday, BidAskClub reports. A number of other brokerages have also recently issued reports on SHOO. Zacks Investment Research cut G1 Therapeutics from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Thursday, […]

Piedmont Lithium (PLL) and Its Competitors Financial Review

Piedmont Lithium (NASDAQ: PLL) is one of 26 public companies in the “Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Piedmont Lithium to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation and risk. […]

Digimarc (NASDAQ:DMRC) versus Asure Software (NASDAQ:ASUR) Head to Head Survey

Digimarc (NASDAQ:DMRC) and Asure Software (NASDAQ:ASUR) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, profitability and institutional ownership. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Digimarc and Asure Software’s gross revenue, earnings per share […]

NISSAN CHEM IND/ADR (OTCMKTS:NNCHY) Lifted to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of NISSAN CHEM IND/ADR (OTCMKTS:NNCHY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Nissan Chemical Corporation is a chemical manufacturing company. It offers melamine, sulfuric acid, nitric acid and ammonia; fine chemicals, including special epoxy, […]

Recordati (OTCMKTS:RCDTF) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Recordati (OTCMKTS:RCDTF) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Friday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Recordati S.p.A. is a pharmaceutical company. It engaged in the research, development, manufacturing and marketing of pharmaceuticals for rare disease treatments. The company operates primarily in Russia, Turkey, […]

Comparing Qiwi (NASDAQ:QIWI) and Sparta Commercial Services (NASDAQ:SRCO)

Qiwi (NASDAQ:QIWI) and Sparta Commercial Services (OTCMKTS:SRCO) are both business services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and earnings. Profitability This table compares Qiwi and Sparta Commercial Services’ net margins, return on equity and […]

Insider Selling: Tandem Diabetes Care Inc (NASDAQ:TNDM) EVP Sells $912,691.24 in Stock

Tandem Diabetes Care Inc (NASDAQ:TNDM) EVP Brian B. Hansen sold 13,031 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, July 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.04, for a total value of $912,691.24. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 16,022 shares in the […]

Rodger Novak Sells 50,000 Shares of Crispr Therapeutics AG (NASDAQ:CRSP) Stock

Crispr Therapeutics AG (NASDAQ:CRSP) President Rodger Novak sold 50,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, July 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $50.00, for a total value of $2,500,000.00. Following the transaction, the president now directly owns 848,007 shares of the company’s stock, valued at […]

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group assumed coverage on shares of Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) in a research report report published on Thursday morning, 24/7 WallStreet reports. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $290.00 price objective on the retailer’s stock. Several other research analysts have also commented on COST. Oppenheimer boosted their price objective on Costco Wholesale […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Nephros (OTCMKTS:NEPH) to Sell

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Nephros (OTCMKTS:NEPH) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Nephros develops advanced End Stage Renal Disease, or ESRD, therapy technology and products that would address both patient treatment needs and the clinical and financial needs […]

Contrasting Great Elm Capital (NASDAQ:GECC) & Pzena Investment Management (NASDAQ:PZN)

Great Elm Capital (NASDAQ:GECC) and Pzena Investment Management (NYSE:PZN) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends and institutional ownership. Dividends Great Elm Capital pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and […]

Analyzing Data Storage (OTCMKTS:DTST) & DXC Technology (OTCMKTS:DXC)

Data Storage (OTCMKTS:DTST) and DXC Technology (NYSE:DXC) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, risk and profitability. Insider and Institutional Ownership 85.2% of DXC Technology shares are held by institutional investors. […]

Deutsche Bank Reaffirms Hold Rating for Just Eat (LON:JE)

Deutsche Bank restated their hold rating on shares of Just Eat (LON:JE) in a report issued on Friday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Several other equities analysts also recently weighed in on JE. Credit Suisse Group lifted their target price on JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $128.00 to $132.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in […]

Drax Group’s (DRX) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reiterated their hold rating on shares of Drax Group (LON:DRX) in a research note published on Friday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. DRX has been the topic of several other reports. HSBC downgraded shares of Drax Group to a hold rating and dropped their price objective for the company from GBX 420 ($5.49) to GBX […]

Deutsche Bank Reiterates Buy Rating for Ascential (LON:ASCL)

Deutsche Bank reissued their buy rating on shares of Ascential (LON:ASCL) in a research report sent to investors on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on ASCL. Shore Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Ascential in a research note on Friday, June 14th. Numis Securities reaffirmed a buy rating […]

DCC (LON:DCC) Receives “Add” Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt restated their add rating on shares of DCC (LON:DCC) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on DCC. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued a neutral rating on shares of Anglo American in a research report on Wednesday, May 15th. […]

Cardinal Energy (TSE:CJ) PT Lowered to C$4.00 at Raymond James

Cardinal Energy (TSE:CJ) had its target price trimmed by Raymond James from C$4.25 to C$4.00 in a report released on Thursday morning, BayStreet.CA reports. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on CJ. TD Securities downgraded shares of Superior Gold from a buy rating to a hold rating and decreased their price objective for the […]

Forty Seven (NASDAQ:FTSV) Given a $21.00 Price Target by HC Wainwright Analysts

HC Wainwright set a $21.00 target price on Forty Seven (NASDAQ:FTSV) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning, TipRanks reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. FTSV has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Roth Capital started coverage on shares of Forty Seven in […]

BT Group plc (NYSE:BT) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

BT Group plc (NYSE:BT) has been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the eleven analysts that are covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. BT has been the subject of […]

Analysts Set Civeo Corp (NYSE:CVEO) PT at $3.67

Shares of Civeo Corp (NYSE:CVEO) have earned an average rating of “Hold” from the six analysts that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year price objective among analysts that […]

Ocular Therapeutix Inc (NASDAQ:OCUL) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Ocular Therapeutix Inc (NASDAQ:OCUL) has received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the nine ratings firms that are covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month price objective among […]