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CVS Health Corporation (CVS) Announces $0.50 Quarterly Dividend

CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, September 19th, RTT News reports. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 24th will be given a dividend of 0.50 per share by the pharmacy operator on Friday, November 3rd. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.40%. CVS […]

Head to Head Contrast: Hope Bancorp (HOPE) & Its Competitors

Hope Bancorp (NASDAQ: HOPE) is one of 206 public companies in the “Commercial Banks” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Hope Bancorp to similar businesses based on the strength of its risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Hope Bancorp and its […]

Analysts Set PrairieSky Royalty Ltd (PSK) Price Target at $33.80

Shares of PrairieSky Royalty Ltd (TSE:PSK) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the ten ratings firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month target price among brokerages […]

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (AOSL) versus ANADIGICS (ANAD) Head to Head Comparison

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (NASDAQ: AOSL) and ANADIGICS (NASDAQ:ANAD) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and profitability. Profitability This table compares Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited and ANADIGICS’s […]

Midatech Pharma PLC (MTPH) Sets New 52-Week Low at $77.50

Shares of Midatech Pharma PLC (LON:MTPH) hit a new 52-week low during trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as low as GBX 77.50 ($1.04) and last traded at GBX 77.50 ($1.04), with a volume of 3,000 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 81.50 ($1.10). Several brokerages recently commented on MTPH. N+1 Singer […]

Gresham Technologies PLC (GHT) Reaches New 52-Week High at $207.50

Gresham Technologies PLC (LON:GHT) reached a new 52-week high on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as GBX 207.50 ($2.80) and last traded at GBX 207.50 ($2.80), with a volume of 3,240 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at GBX 186 ($2.51). Separately, N+1 Singer reaffirmed a “corporate” rating on shares of […]

Five Oaks Investment Corp. (OAKS) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

News stories about Five Oaks Investment Corp. (NYSE:OAKS) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact MaxPoint Interactive (MXPT) Share Price

Media stories about MaxPoint Interactive (NASDAQ:MXPT) have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring 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 closest to one being […]

American Superconductor Corporation (AMSC) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

Media stories about American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:AMSC) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being […]

Head to Head Review: Gentherm (THRM) & The Competition

Gentherm (NASDAQ: THRM) is one of 32 publicly-traded companies in the “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Gentherm to related businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends and risk. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of […]

Head to Head Review: Ubiquiti Networks (UBNT) vs. Loral Space and Communications (LORL)

Ubiquiti Networks (NASDAQ: UBNT) and Loral Space and Communications (NASDAQ:LORL) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability and risk. Volatility and Risk Ubiquiti Networks has a beta of 0.51, suggesting […]

$0.17 EPS Expected for Barracuda Networks, Inc. (CUDA) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE:CUDA) to report earnings of $0.17 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Nine analysts have provided estimates for Barracuda Networks’ earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.17 to $0.19. Barracuda Networks reported earnings per share of $0.21 during the same quarter last year, which […]

Can Fite Biopharma Ltd (CANF) Earns “Buy” Rating from Maxim Group

Can Fite Biopharma Ltd (NASDAQ:CANF)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Maxim Group in a note issued to investors on Monday. They presently have a $7.00 price target on the stock. Maxim Group’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 304.62% from the company’s current price. Separately, HC Wainwright set […]

Citigroup Inc. Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ICPT)

Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICPT)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by stock analysts at Citigroup Inc. in a report released on Tuesday. They presently have a $150.00 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Citigroup Inc.’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 56.66% from the company’s previous close. ICPT has been the subject […]

Epizyme, Inc. (EPZM) Receives Buy Rating from Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.

Epizyme, Inc. (NASDAQ:EPZM)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. They currently have a $26.00 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 45.66% from the company’s current price. Several other research analysts have […]

Wilmington PLC’s (WIL) Buy Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

Wilmington PLC (LON:WIL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities research analysts at Shore Capital in a research report issued on Tuesday. WIL has been the subject of several other research reports. N+1 Singer restated a “buy” rating on shares of Wilmington PLC in a report on Wednesday, September 13th. Peel Hunt restated a […]

USA Truck (USAK) Earns Daily News Impact Score of 0.19

Media headlines about USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news 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 positive one, with scores nearest to one being […]

Plumas Bancorp (PLBC) Receives Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.08

News stories about Plumas Bancorp (NASDAQ:PLBC) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of 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 negative one to one, with scores […]

Accenture PLC (ACN) Earns “Buy” Rating from Cowen and Company

Accenture PLC (NYSE:ACN)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by equities researchers at Cowen and Company in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. They currently have a $150.00 price objective on the information technology services provider’s stock. Cowen and Company’s price target indicates a potential upside of 9.54% from the stock’s current price. […]

Sun Life Financial Inc. (SLF) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) (TSE:SLF) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Shares of Sun Life Financial outperformed industry, quarter to date. The company also witnessed estimates moving north over the last 60 days. Aggressive re-designing of products, […]

General Mills, Inc. (GIS) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “General Mills' consumer-focused innovation, marketing initiatives and robust restructuring savings are making up for the sluggish revenue growth. The company is currently pursuing several initiatives focused on […]

Contrasting Arcos Dorados Holdings (ARCO) and Noodles & (NDLS)

Arcos Dorados Holdings (NYSE: ARCO) and Noodles & (NASDAQ:NDLS) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership and earnings. Risk and Volatility Arcos Dorados Holdings has a beta of 2.16, meaning that its […]

AMTEK, Inc. (AME) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

AMTEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “AMETEK is a leading manufacturer of electronic appliances and electromechanical devices. The company posted better-than-expected second-quarter 2017 results surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate on earnings and revenues. […]

Sprague Resources (SRLP) & Its Competitors Financial Contrast

Sprague Resources (NYSE: SRLP) is one of 39 public companies in the “Oil & Gas Refining and Marketing” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Sprague Resources to related businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, valuation, profitability and earnings. Earnings and […]

Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. (ROIC) Receives $22.33 Consensus PT from Analysts

Shares of Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. (NASDAQ:ROIC) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the ten research firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Six 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 price target […]

Analysts Set Banco Santander, S.A. (SAN) Price Target at $25.50

Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN) has earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the sixteen research firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month […]

Acuity Brands Inc (AYI) Sets New 1-Year Low at $156.08

Shares of Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) reached a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $156.08 and last traded at $156.48, with a volume of 910,973 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $167.83. A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. […]

China Lodging Group, Limited (HTHT) Reaches New 52-Week High at $122.75

Shares of China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) reached a new 52-week high on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $122.75 and last traded at $122.83, with a volume of 553,704 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $115.05. HTHT has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. BidaskClub cut […]

Plancorp LLC Continues to Hold Holdings in Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

Plancorp LLC maintained its position in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 25,163 shares of the healthcare product maker’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Plancorp LLC’s holdings in Abbott Laboratories were worth $1,226,000 at the end of […]

Financial Survey: Hallmark Financial Services (HALL) & OneBeacon Insurance Group (OB)

Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ: HALL) and OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets […]

Shutterstock (SSTK) & The Competition Head-To-Head Comparison

Shutterstock (NYSE: SSTK) is one of 50 public companies in the “Internet Services” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Shutterstock to similar businesses based on the strength of its valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership and risk. Risk and Volatility Shutterstock has a beta of 1.45, suggesting […]

Sysorex Global (INPX) & Syntel (SYNT) Critical Comparison

Sysorex Global (NASDAQ: INPX) and Syntel (NASDAQ:SYNT) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends and valuation. Insider and Institutional Ownership 4.8% of Sysorex Global shares are held by institutional investors. […]

Naples Global Advisors LLC Has $627,000 Position in Alphabet Inc. (GOOG)

Naples Global Advisors LLC held its position in shares of Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 690 shares of the information services provider’s stock at the close of the second quarter. Naples Global Advisors LLC’s […]

Lincoln Capital Corp Purchases 317 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)

Lincoln Capital Corp increased its position in shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 96.4% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 646 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock after acquiring an additional 317 shares during the period. […]

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Shares Sold by SPC Financial Inc.

SPC Financial Inc. lowered its stake in shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) by 6.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 75,049 shares of the network equipment provider’s stock after selling 5,075 shares during the period. SPC Financial Inc.’s holdings in Cisco Systems were worth […]

Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP) Receives $107.77 Average Price Target from Analysts

Shares of Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE:TAP) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the fourteen research firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have issued a hold recommendation, five have given a buy recommendation and one has given a strong […]

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.38 (MMC)

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, September 19th, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, October 10th will be paid a dividend of 0.375 per share by the financial services provider on Wednesday, November 15th. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.84%. Marsh […]

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Lowers Stake in Fidelity and Guaranty Life (FGL)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. cut its holdings in Fidelity and Guaranty Life (NYSE:FGL) by 5.1% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 18,419 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 984 shares during the quarter. Russell Investments Group […]

Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Position Boosted by Private Trust Co. NA

Private Trust Co. NA boosted its position in Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) by 9.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,518 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 731 shares during the period. Private […]

Family Legacy Inc. Has $482,000 Stake in Eli Lilly and Company (LLY)

Family Legacy Inc. held its stake in Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 5,852 shares of the company’s stock at the close of the second quarter. Family Legacy Inc.’s holdings in Eli Lilly and were worth […]

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) Stake Maintained by New England Research & Management Inc.

New England Research & Management Inc. continued to hold its position in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 20,138 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Kimberly-Clark Corporation accounts for 1.9% […]

Medpace Holdings, Inc. (MEDP) Shares Sold by Russell Investments Group Ltd.

Russell Investments Group Ltd. lowered its position in shares of Medpace Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEDP) by 33.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 20,872 shares of the company’s stock after selling 10,700 shares during the period. Russell Investments […]

Procter & Gamble Company (The) (PG) Shares Sold by Puplava Financial Services Inc.

Puplava Financial Services Inc. lessened its stake in Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) by 3.9% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 4,772 shares of the company’s stock after selling 192 shares during the quarter. Puplava Financial Services Inc.’s holdings […]

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Holdings Reduced by Huntington National Bank

Huntington National Bank cut its stake in shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 2.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 746,673 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock after selling 19,232 shares during the quarter. Apple makes up approximately 1.9% of Huntington […]

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Holdings Reduced by CHICAGO TRUST Co NA

CHICAGO TRUST Co NA reduced its holdings in Automatic Data Processing (NYSE:ADP) by 10.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,495 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 985 shares during the period. CHICAGO TRUST Co […]

First Financial Corp IN Holds Holdings in Southern Company (The) (SO)

First Financial Corp IN maintained its stake in Southern Company (The) (NYSE:SO) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 6,486 shares of the utilities provider’s stock at the close of the 2nd quarter. First Financial Corp IN’s holdings in Southern […]

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW) Holdings Boosted by First Financial Bank Trust Division

First Financial Bank Trust Division raised its holdings in Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) by 1.0% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 74,110 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock after purchasing an additional 741 shares during the period. […]

CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp Increases Stake in 3M Company (MMM)

CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp grew its position in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) by 178.4% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 4,221 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,705 shares during the period. CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp’s holdings in 3M were worth $879,000 as of its […]

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Decreases Holdings in Innophos Holdings, Inc. (IPHS)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. trimmed its position in Innophos Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:IPHS) by 5.1% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 13,303 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after selling 713 shares during the quarter. Russell […]

Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA Purchases 22 Shares of Pepsico, Inc. (PEP)

Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA boosted its stake in shares of Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) by 0.2% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 10,872 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 22 shares during the quarter. Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA’s […]