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Imperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Friday

Imperial Oil Ltd (TSE:IMO) (NYSEMKT:IMO) is scheduled to post its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Friday, October 27th. Analysts expect Imperial Oil to post earnings of C$0.39 per share for the quarter. Imperial Oil Ltd (TSE IMO) opened at 39.61 on Friday. Imperial Oil Ltd has a one year low of $35.15 […]

Gamma Communications PLC (GAMA) Insider Sells £290,000 in Stock

Gamma Communications PLC (LON:GAMA) insider Andrew Jonathan Stone sold 50,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 580 ($7.71), for a total value of £290,000 ($385,330.85). Andrew Jonathan Stone also recently made the following trade(s): On Wednesday, October 4th, Andrew […]

Allianzgi Convertible & Income Fund (NCV) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Friday

Allianzgi Convertible & Income Fund (NYSE:NCV) will be announcing its earnings results on Friday, October 27th. Shares of Allianzgi Convertible & Income Fund (NYSE:NCV) opened at 7.10 on Friday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $7.05 and its 200 day moving average price is $7.00. Allianzgi Convertible & Income Fund has a 1-year low […]

Brokerages Set Weingarten Realty Investors (WRI) Price Target at $33.50

Shares of Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE:WRI) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the eight research firms that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have given a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average […]

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $3.06 Billion

Equities research analysts predict that Automatic Data Processing (NYSE:ADP) will report sales of $3.06 billion for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Seven analysts have issued estimates for Automatic Data Processing’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $3.07 billion and the lowest is $3.03 billion. Automatic Data Processing reported sales of $2.92 billion […]

Good Times Restaurants (GTIM) Earns Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.12

News stories about Good Times Restaurants (NASDAQ:GTIM) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press 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 […]

Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Global Self Storage (SELF) Share Price

Media stories about Global Self Storage (NASDAQ:SELF) have trended positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most […]

Critical Comparison: Anthem (ANTM) & Its Competitors

Anthem (NYSE: ANTM) is one of 14 publicly-traded companies in the “Managed Health Care” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Anthem to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends. Insider & Institutional Ownership 87.7% of Anthem shares are […]

Critical Comparison: Catalyst Biosciences (CBIO) & Horizon Therapeutics (HPTX)

Catalyst Biosciences (NASDAQ: CBIO) and Horizon Therapeutics (NASDAQ:HPTX) are both medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends and valuation. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Catalyst Biosciences […]

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate InVitae Corp (NVTA) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $20.59 Million

Wall Street analysts expect InVitae Corp (NASDAQ:NVTA) to report $20.59 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have provided estimates for InVitae Corp’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $16.65 million and the highest estimate coming in at $23.57 million. InVitae Corp reported sales of $6.28 […]

Alimentation Couche Tard Inc (ATD.B) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Brokerages

Alimentation Couche Tard Inc (TSE:ATD.B) has received an average rating of “Buy” from the nine ratings firms that are covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Five analysts have rated the stock with a buy recommendation. The average 1 year price objective among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year […]

Halyard Health, Inc. (HYH) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Halyard Health, Inc. (NYSE:HYH) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Halyard Health, Inc. is a medical technology company. It is focused on advancing health and healthcare by preventing infection, eliminating pain and speeding recovery. The Company sells surgical […]

Diversified Restaurant Holdings (SAUC) Earns Daily News Impact Rating of -0.11

News stories about Diversified Restaurant Holdings (NASDAQ:SAUC) have trended somewhat negative this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest […]

$25.47 Million in Sales Expected for CommerceHub, Inc. (CHUBA) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect CommerceHub, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHUBA) to post $25.47 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have provided estimates for CommerceHub’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $25.10 million to $25.76 million. CommerceHub reported sales of $22.48 million during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year […]

Brokerages Set Steris Plc (STE) Price Target at $89.00

Shares of Steris Plc (NYSE:STE) have received an average rating of “Buy” from the seven analysts that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month price target among brokers that have […]

Black Box Corporation (BBOX) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.09

News stories about Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one […]

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Manhattan Bridge Capital (LOAN) Stock Price

Media coverage about Manhattan Bridge Capital (NASDAQ:LOAN) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media 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, with scores […]

OvaScience (OVAS) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds

Media stories about OvaScience (NASDAQ:OVAS) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest […]

KemPharm (KMPH) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows

Media stories about KemPharm (NASDAQ:KMPH) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Poage Bankshares, Inc. to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.06 (PBSK)

Poage Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBSK) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 19th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 3rd will be paid a dividend of 0.06 per share by the savings and loans company on Friday, November 10th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.33%. The […]

Stone Harbor Emerging Mkt Total Incom FD Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.15 (EDI)

Stone Harbor Emerging Mkt Total Incom FD (NYSE:EDI) declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, October 19th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 17th will be paid a dividend of 0.1511 per share on Thursday, November 30th. This represents a $1.81 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 11.24%. The […]

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (SBH) Bond Prices Fall 1.1%

An issue of Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SBH) bonds fell 1.1% as a percentage of their face value during trading on Thursday. The high-yield issue of debt has a 5.625% coupon and is set to mature on December 1, 2025. The bonds in the issue are now trading at $100.44 and were trading at $102.50 […]

$191.29 Million in Sales Expected for Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages predict that Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX) will announce sales of $191.29 million for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for Himax Technologies’ earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $189.20 million and the highest is $192.00 million. Himax Technologies reported sales of $218.08 million in the same […]

Insider Selling: Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (VAR) EVP Sells 931 Shares of Stock

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) EVP Kolleen T. Kennedy sold 931 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, October 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $105.00, for a total transaction of $97,755.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 27,531 shares of […]

Capstar Financial Holdings Inc. (CSTR) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Capstar Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:CSTR) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seven research firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The average […]

Spark Energy (SPKE) versus NRG Energy (NRG) Head to Head Analysis

Spark Energy (NASDAQ: SPKE) and NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and valuation. Volatility and Risk Spark Energy has a beta of -1.59, suggesting that its share price […]

Reviewing LendingTree (TREE) and TPG RE Finance Trust (TRTX)

LendingTree (NASDAQ: TREE) and TPG RE Finance Trust (NASDAQ:TRTX) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk and dividends. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for LendingTree and […]

PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (PRAH) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.84 Per Share

Analysts expect that PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAH) will report earnings per share of $0.84 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Seven analysts have made estimates for PRA Health Sciences’ earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.87 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.80. PRA Health Sciences posted earnings per […]

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.21 (PEI)

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 19th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Friday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of 0.21 per share by the real estate investment trust on Friday, December 15th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a […]

Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP (LMRK) Plans Dividend Increase – $0.36 Per Share

Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP (NASDAQ:LMRK) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 19th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 1st will be paid a dividend of 0.3575 per share by the financial services provider on Tuesday, November 14th. This represents a $1.43 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of […]

Chemical Financial Corporation (CHFC) to Issue $0.28 Quarterly Dividend

Chemical Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CHFC) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 19th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be given a dividend of 0.28 per share by the bank on Friday, December 15th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.10%. The […]

Baidu, Inc. (BIDU) Shares Gap Down to $268.97

Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) gapped down before the market opened on Thursday . The stock had previously closed at $275.68, but opened at $268.97. Baidu shares last traded at $264.52, with a volume of 2,981,814 shares changing hands. A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on BIDU shares. BidaskClub raised shares of Baidu from […]

Stein Mart (SMRT) Given Media Impact Score of 0.14

News coverage about Stein Mart (NASDAQ:SMRT) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment 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 one, with scores nearest to […]

China Natural Resources (CHNR) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of 0.20

Media headlines about China Natural Resources (NASDAQ:CHNR) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty 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 to […]

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) Issues Earnings Results

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) issued its earnings results on Wednesday. The transportation company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.32 by ($0.01), Bloomberg Earnings reports. Werner Enterprises had a net margin of 3.90% and a return on equity of 7.97%. The company had revenue of $528.64 million during […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Wayside Technology Group (WSTG) Share Price

Press coverage about Wayside Technology Group (NASDAQ:WSTG) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news 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 one, with scores closest to one being […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect ContraVir Pharmaceuticals (CTRV) Share Price

News headlines about ContraVir Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CTRV) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative media 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 closest to one […]

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (CTRP) Trading Down 8.2%

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP)’s share price traded down 8.2% during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $49.67 and last traded at $49.80. 17,856,537 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 327% from the average session volume of 4,184,100 shares. The stock had previously closed at $54.27. Several equities analysts […]

Ardelyx, Inc. (ARDX) Trading Up 5.6%

Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARDX) was up 5.6% during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $5.80 and last traded at $5.70. Approximately 1,039,537 shares traded hands during trading, an increase of 24% from the average daily volume of 838,254 shares. The stock had previously closed at $5.40. Several equities research analysts have […]

84.3% Stake of QAD Inc. (QADB) Held by Lopker Karl F

Lopker Karl F recently stated that they own a 84.3% stake in QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADB) in a Schedule 13D/A disclosure that was filed with the SEC on Thursday, October 19th. The investor owns 7,340,190 shares of the stock worth about $212,865,510. The reporting parties listed on the disclosure included Karl F Lopker, Pamela M Lopker, […]

Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. Raises Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR) Price Target to $75.00

Restaurant Brands International Inc. (NYSE:QSR) (TSE:QSR) had its target price increased by equities research analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. from $70.00 to $75.00 in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The brokerage presently has an “outperform” rating on the restaurant operator’s stock. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 10.95% […]

ClearOne (CLRO) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds

Media headlines about ClearOne (NASDAQ:CLRO) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative media 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 to […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Patriot National Bancorp (PNBK) Share Price

News headlines about Patriot National Bancorp (NASDAQ:PNBK) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing 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 to one being the most […]

Finisar Corporation (FNSR) Sees Strong Trading Volume

Shares of Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ:FNSR) saw strong trading volume on Thursday . 13,767,474 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 395% from the previous session’s volume of 2,781,490 shares.The stock last traded at $23.20 and had previously closed at $21.98. A number of analysts recently issued reports on the company. B. Riley reiterated a […]

Investors Sell Shares of United Technologies Corporation (UTX) on Strength (UTX)

Investors sold shares of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $28.04 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $55.95 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $27.91 million out of the stock. Of all stocks tracked, United Technologies Corporation had […]

EastGroup Properties, Inc. (EGP) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.60 EPS

EastGroup Properties, Inc. (NYSE:EGP) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The real estate investment trust reported $1.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.60, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The firm had revenue of $68.75 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $68.74 million. EastGroup Properties […]

Patheon NV (PTHN) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Patheon NV (NASDAQ:PTHN) have earned an average rating of “Hold” from the nine brokerages that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have given a hold recommendation and one has given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year […]

Head-To-Head Comparison: KB Home (KBH) versus Taylor Morrison Home Corp (TMHC)

KB Home (NYSE: KBH) and Taylor Morrison Home Corp (NASDAQ:TMHC) are both construction companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation and profitability. Dividends KB Home pays an annual dividend of $0.10 per share and has […]

Conn’s, Inc. (CONN) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Conn’s, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the ten research firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, five have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective […]

Traders Sell Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) on Strength (CMCSA)

Traders sold shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) on strength during trading on Thursday. $100.01 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $156.57 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $56.56 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, Comcast Corporation had the 14th highest […]