Latest News

PVH Corp. (PVH) – Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Changes

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH) recently: 9/19/2017 – PVH Corp. is now covered by analysts at Barclays PLC. They set an “overweight” rating on the stock. 9/18/2017 – PVH Corp. was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating […]

Research Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for eBay (EBAY)

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY) recently: 9/19/2017 – eBay had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Aegis. They now have a $44.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $42.00. 9/13/2017 – eBay had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at […]

AV Homes Inc (AVHI) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

AV Homes Inc (NASDAQ:AVHI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Monday. According to Zacks, “AV Homes, Inc. is engaged in homebuilding, land development and other real estate operations in Florida and Arizona. The company also builds homes in central Florida and Phoenix […]

Sanford C. Bernstein Reiterates “Outperform” Rating for L Brands, Inc. (LB)

L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reissued by equities researchers at Sanford C. Bernstein in a note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a $57.00 price objective on the specialty retailer’s stock. Sanford C. Bernstein’s price target indicates a potential upside of 45.30% from the company’s current price. Several other […]

Heineken NV (HEINY) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Heineken NV (OTCMKTS:HEINY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Monday. The firm currently has a $59.00 target price on the stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price target points to a potential upside of 16.42% from the company’s current price. According to Zacks, “Heineken […]

Tesla Inc. (TSLA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Robert W. Baird

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Robert W. Baird in a report released on Monday. They presently have a $411.00 price target on the electric vehicle producer’s stock. Robert W. Baird’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 9.57% from the stock’s previous close. A number […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Linde Ag Spon (LNEGY) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Linde Ag Spon (NASDAQ:LNEGY) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Saturday. According to Zacks, “The Linde Group is an engineering company which supplies industrial, process and specialty gases worldwide. The Company’s core operating segments consist of the gases and engineering division. […]

MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA) Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub downgraded shares of MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Saturday. MFA has been the topic of a number of other reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded MFA Financial from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, September 12th. […]

EPAM Systems, Inc. (EPAM) Cut to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE:EPAM) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Saturday. A number of other brokerages have also commented on EPAM. KeyCorp increased their price target on EPAM Systems from $90.00 to $94.00 and gave the company an overweight rating in a research note […]

Comparing FirstCash (FCFS) & The Competition

FirstCash (NASDAQ: FCFS) is one of 27 public companies in the “Consumer Lending” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare FirstCash to similar businesses based on the strength of its earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability and risk. Risk and Volatility FirstCash has a beta of […]

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (CTT) Upgraded to “Hold” by ValuEngine

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CTT) was upgraded by stock analysts at ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday. Several other brokerages have also issued reports on CTT. Zacks Investment Research lowered CatchMark Timber Trust from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report […]

Critical Comparison: Denny’s Corporation (DENN) vs. Luby’s (LUB)

Denny’s Corporation (NASDAQ: DENN) and Luby’s (NYSE:LUB) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and profitability. Insider & Institutional Ownership 92.4% of Denny’s Corporation shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

Impax Asset Management Group Plc (IPX) Sets New 52-Week High After Analyst Upgrade

Shares of Impax Asset Management Group Plc (LON:IPX) reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday after Peel Hunt raised their price target on the stock from GBX 111 to GBX 140. Peel Hunt currently has a buy rating on the stock. Impax Asset Management Group Plc traded as high as GBX 128 […]

Scientific Games Corp (SGMS) Stock Price Up 9.5% on Analyst Upgrade

Shares of Scientific Games Corp (NASDAQ:SGMS) rose 9.5% on Monday after Stifel Nicolaus raised their price target on the stock from $35.00 to $40.00. Stifel Nicolaus currently has a hold rating on the stock. Scientific Games Corp traded as high as $42.10 and last traded at $42.05. Approximately 2,227,967 shares were traded during trading, an […]

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $271.38 Million

Brokerages forecast that Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV) will announce sales of $271.38 million for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have made estimates for Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $272.00 million and the lowest is $270.60 million. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation posted sales […]

Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Short Interest Down 15.6% in August

Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) was the target of a large decrease in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 10,871,743 shares, a decrease of 15.6% from the August 15th total of 12,887,523 shares. Currently, 22.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on […]

Credit Suisse AG – VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short Term ETN (XIV) Short Interest Update

Credit Suisse AG – VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short Term ETN (NASDAQ:XIV) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 9,737,410 shares, a decline of 42.3% from the August 15th total of 16,883,070 shares. Based on an average trading […]

National Express Group PLC (NEX) Insider Dean K. Finch Acquires 14,200 Shares of Stock

National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) insider Dean K. Finch bought 14,200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, September 18th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 347 ($4.68) per share, with a total value of £49,274 ($66,433.87). National Express Group PLC (NEX) opened at 353.30 on Wednesday. The […]

Mark Richardson Purchases 50 Shares of Ocado Group PLC (OCDO) Stock

Ocado Group PLC (LON:OCDO) insider Mark Richardson bought 50 shares of Ocado Group PLC stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 15th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 298 ($4.02) per share, with a total value of £149 ($200.89). Shares of Ocado Group PLC (LON:OCDO) opened at 296.10 on […]

Christopher Loughlin Sells 19,552 Shares of Pennon Group plc (PNN) Stock

Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN) insider Christopher Loughlin sold 19,552 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 792 ($10.68), for a total transaction of £154,851.84 ($208,779.61). Christopher Loughlin also recently made the following trade(s): On Wednesday, September 6th, Christopher Loughlin sold […]

Sequans Communications S.A. (SQNS) Upgraded by BidaskClub to “Hold”

Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE:SQNS) was upgraded by stock analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. Several other analysts have also commented on SQNS. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $5.50 price target on shares of Sequans Communications in a research […]

CNH Industrial NV (CNHI) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

CNH Industrial NV (NASDAQ:CNHI) was upgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. A number of other analysts have also issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of CNH Industrial NV from a “buy” rating […]

InVitae Corp (NVTA) Downgraded to “Sell” at BidaskClub

InVitae Corp (NASDAQ:NVTA) was downgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. A number of other research firms have also weighed in on NVTA. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of InVitae Corp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating […]

SunTrust Banks Brokers Reduce Earnings Estimates for Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH)

Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH) – Equities research analysts at SunTrust Banks reduced their Q3 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Platform Specialty Products Corporation in a report issued on Monday. SunTrust Banks analyst J. Sheehan now forecasts that the specialty chemicals company will post earnings per share of $0.17 for the quarter, down […]

Melrose Bancorp (MELR) Board of Directors Approves Stock Buyback Plan

Melrose Bancorp (NASDAQ:MELR) declared that its board has approved a stock repurchase plan, which authorizes the company to buyback 130,000 outstanding shares on Thursday, September 14th, EventVestor reports. This buyback authorization authorizes the financial services provider to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often an indication that the […]

Scholastic Corporation (SCHL) to Release Earnings on Thursday

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHL) is scheduled to post its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, September 21st. Analysts expect Scholastic Corporation to post earnings of ($1.19) per share for the quarter. Scholastic Corporation has set its FY18 guidance at $1.20-1.30 EPS. Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHL) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, July 20th. […]

Bank Of Montreal (BMO) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $4.25 Billion

Analysts expect Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) (TSE:BMO) to post sales of $4.25 billion for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for Bank Of Montreal’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $4.10 billion to $4.40 billion. Bank Of Montreal posted sales of $4.03 billion in the same quarter last year, […]

Vetr Inc. Upgrades Illumina, Inc. (ILMN) to Buy

Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) was upgraded by investment analysts at Vetr from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. The firm presently has a $217.50 target price on the life sciences company’s stock. Vetr‘s target price would suggest a potential upside of 6.12% from the […]

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate AutoNation, Inc. (AN) to Post $0.89 Earnings Per Share

Analysts forecast that AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN) will announce earnings per share (EPS) of $0.89 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Sixteen analysts have issued estimates for AutoNation’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.82 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.98. AutoNation reported earnings of $1.11 per share during the […]

Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact West Pharmaceutical Services (WST) Share Price

News articles about West Pharmaceutical Services (NYSE:WST) have trended positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media 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 one, with scores closest to […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Arrow Electronics (ARW) Stock Price

Press coverage about Arrow Electronics (NYSE:ARW) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one […]

BCE (BCE) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.12

Media headlines about BCE (NYSE:BCE) (TSE:BCE) have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Phillips 66 (PSX) Share Price

Media coverage about Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) has been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest […]

Intrexon Corporation (XON) versus Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD) Head to Head Contrast

Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON) and Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IRWD) are both mid-cap medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Intrexon […]

China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SNP) versus Ngl Energy Partners Lp (NGL) Head to Head Contrast

China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (NYSE: SNP) and Ngl Energy Partners Lp (NYSE:NGL) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current ratings and […]

Head to Head Review: Consolidated Edison (ED) versus Its Rivals

Consolidated Edison (NYSE: ED) is one of 83 publicly-traded companies in the “Electric Utilities” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Consolidated Edison to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, dividends, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and profitability. Dividends Consolidated Edison pays an annual dividend of […]

Analysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for September, 19th (ESES, EXPO, FBC, FBM, FCF, FCFS, FFIC, FIG, FNB, FNF)

Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Tuesday, September 19th: Eco-Stim Energy Solutions (NASDAQ:ESES) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Eco-Stim Energy Solutions, Inc. is an oilfield service and technology company. The company provides management technologies, well stimulation and completion services to oil and […]

Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (FNF) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Fidelity National Title Group, Inc. is a leading provider of title insurance, specialty insurance and claims management services. FNT is one of the nation’s largest title […]

Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation (The) (BK) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds

Media coverage about Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation (The) (NYSE:BK) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of 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 negative one to one, […]

Anthem (ANTM) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

Media stories about Anthem (NYSE:ANTM) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Merus N.V. (MRUS) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

Shares of Merus N.V. (NASDAQ:MRUS) have been given an average rating of “Buy” by the six research firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1 year target price among brokers […]

Canadian National Railway (CNI) Receives Media Sentiment Score of 0.21

Media headlines about Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) (TSE:CNR) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern. 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 publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores […]

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (BBVA) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows

News stories about Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (NASDAQ:BBVA) have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to […]

Vale (VALE) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds

News coverage about Vale (NYSE:VALE) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to […]

Genesco Inc. (GCO) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $706.97 Million

Analysts predict that Genesco Inc. (NYSE:GCO) will report $706.97 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have made estimates for Genesco’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $712.00 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $703.20 million. Genesco posted sales of $710.82 million during […]

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Enbridge (ENB) Stock Price

Media headlines about Enbridge (NYSE:ENB) (TSE:ENB) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Biogen (BIIB) Stock Price

Media coverage about Biogen (NASDAQ:BIIB) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring 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 one being the most […]

H.I.S. Co Ltd (HISJF) Given Average Rating of “Strong Buy” by Analysts

H.I.S. Co Ltd (NASDAQ:HISJF) has been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy rating. Zacks has also assigned H.I.S. Co an industry rank of 166 out of […]

Stock Analysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for September, 19th (AGLE, AMZN, CIB, COH, CVX, DISCK, DQ, DSNY, DWCH, ELUXY)

Stock Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Tuesday, September 19th: Aeglea BioTherapeutics (NASDAQ:AGLE) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. is a biotechnology company which is engaged in developing enzyme-based therapeutics in the field of amino acid metabolism to treat inborn […]

CareTrust REIT, Inc. (CTRE) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

CareTrust REIT, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTRE) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “CareTrust REIT, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. It is primarily engaged in the ownership, acquisition and leasing of healthcare-related properties. The […]