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Energen (EGN) Now Covered by Analysts at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group began coverage on shares of Energen (NYSE:EGN) in a research note published on Monday, Marketbeat.com reports. The firm issued a neutral rating and a $60.00 price target on the oil and gas producer’s stock. A number of other research firms also recently weighed in on EGN. Citigroup raised their price target on […]

Credit Suisse Group Initiates Coverage on Noble Energy (NBL)

Credit Suisse Group began coverage on shares of Noble Energy (NYSE:NBL) in a research note published on Monday morning, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The brokerage issued an outperform rating and a $35.00 price target on the oil and gas development company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts have also commented on NBL. Piper Jaffray Companies […]

Concho Resources (CXO) Research Coverage Started at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group began coverage on shares of Concho Resources (NYSE:CXO) in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The brokerage issued a neutral rating and a $136.00 target price on the oil and natural gas company’s stock. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Piper […]

Teranga Gold (TGZ) Shares Up -4.3% Following Insider Buying Activity

Shares of Teranga Gold Co. (TSE:TGZ) shot up 4.3% on Wednesday following insider buying activity. The company traded as high as C$2.57 and last traded at C$2.42. 822,675 shares traded hands during trading, an increase of 118% from the average session volume of 376,695 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$2.53. Specifically, insider Corporation […]

L Brands Inc Same Store Sales Down 1% in November, Stock Climbs by 6.7% (NYSE:LB)

L Brands’ (NYSE:LB) same-store sales decreased by 1% in the month of November. L Brands’ stock climbed by 6.7% in the first full-day of trading following the news. A number of research firms have commented on LB. Scotiabank reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $67.00 price objective on shares of L Brands in a […]

Constellation Alpha Capital Corp’s (CNACU) Lock-Up Period To End on December 18th

Constellation Alpha Capital’s (NASDAQ:CNACU) lock-up period will end on Monday, December 18th. Constellation Alpha Capital had issued 12,500,000 shares in its IPO on June 20th. The total size of the offering was $125,000,000 based on an initial share price of $10.00. After the expiration of Constellation Alpha Capital’s lock-up period, company insiders and major shareholders […]

Cisco Systems (CSCO) – Research Analysts’ Recent Ratings Updates

Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) in the last few weeks: 12/14/2017 – Cisco Systems is now covered by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They set a “hold” rating on the stock. 12/5/2017 – Cisco Systems had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Robert W. […]

Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSEAMERICAN:UEC) saw a significant drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 9,682,372 shares, a drop of 2.9% from the November 15th total of 9,966,533 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,259,107 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 7.7 […]

Xtant Medical Holdings Inc (XTNT) Short Interest Down 9.8% in November

Xtant Medical Holdings Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:XTNT) was the recipient of a large drop in short interest during the month of November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,017,329 shares, a drop of 9.8% from the November 15th total of 1,128,037 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 286,617 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Reviewing Tenneco (TEN) and Delphi Automotive (APTV)

Tenneco (NYSE: TEN) and Delphi Automotive (NYSE:APTV) are both mid-cap auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, valuation, dividends and analyst recommendations. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Tenneco and Delphi Automotive’s revenue, earnings per share and […]

Head to Head Analysis: New Home (NWHM) versus Its Peers

New Home (NYSE: NWHM) is one of 22 public companies in the “Homebuilding” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare New Home to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, profitability and valuation. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent ratings […]

Brokerages Set Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (MMLP) PT at $19.75

Shares of Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (NASDAQ:MMLP) have received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The average […]

Analysts Set Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Target Price at $73.00

Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the nine research firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price objective among brokers that have […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect TopBuild (BLD) Stock Price

News coverage about TopBuild (NYSE:BLD) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 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 favorable. […]

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

News articles about Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (NYSE:SKT) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores […]

Itron, Inc. (ITRI) COO Thomas Deitrich Sells 11,899 Shares of Stock

Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) COO Thomas Deitrich sold 11,899 shares of Itron stock in a transaction on Monday, December 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $69.27, for a total transaction of $824,243.73. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief operating officer now directly owns 82,776 shares of the company’s stock, valued […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Yirendai (YRD) Stock Price

Headlines about Yirendai (NYSE:YRD) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. 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 negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being […]

Leon's Furniture Ltd. (LNF) Insider Limited Midgemar Acquires 55,500 Shares of Stock

Leon's Furniture Ltd. (TSE:LNF) insider Limited Midgemar bought 55,500 shares of Leon's Furniture stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 12th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of C$18.15 per share, for a total transaction of C$1,007,325.00. Shares of Leon's Furniture Ltd. (LNF) traded down C$0.31 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching C$17.95. […]

Piper Jaffray Companies Reiterates Buy Rating for Heartland Financial USA (HTLF)

Heartland Financial USA (NASDAQ:HTLF)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by investment analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies in a report issued on Thursday. A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on HTLF. BidaskClub downgraded Heartland Financial USA from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on […]

Analyzing QuickLogic (QUIK) & Mellanox Technologies (MLNX)

QuickLogic (NASDAQ: QUIK) and Mellanox Technologies (NASDAQ:MLNX) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership. Insider & Institutional Ownership 19.0% of QuickLogic shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

Head to Head Contrast: Integer (ITGR) & Medtronic (MDT)

Integer (NYSE: ITGR) and Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) are both medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings and dividends. Risk and Volatility Integer has a beta of 1.07, meaning that its stock price is 7% more […]

NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Receives $188.54 Average PT from Analysts

Shares of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the forty-five brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, fifteen have assigned a hold recommendation, twenty-four have assigned a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy recommendation to […]

Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. (TNP) Receives $5.50 Average Target Price from Analysts

Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. (NYSE:TNP) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the ten brokerages that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month […]

Investors Sell iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (TLT) on Strength (TLT)

Investors sold shares of iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $80.56 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $114.91 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $34.35 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, iShares Barclays […]

athenahealth (ATHN) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Accern Reports

Press coverage about athenahealth (NASDAQ:ATHN) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 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 closest to one […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Highwoods Properties (HIW) Stock Price

Media coverage about Highwoods Properties (NYSE:HIW) has been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, 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 […]

Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds

Press coverage about Siliconware Precision Industries (NASDAQ:SPIL) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being […]

Upland Software Inc (UPLD) CEO John T. Mcdonald Sells 67,500 Shares

Upland Software Inc (NASDAQ:UPLD) CEO John T. Mcdonald sold 67,500 shares of Upland Software stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $22.08, for a total transaction of $1,490,400.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 1,861,064 shares in the company, valued at […]

Intrexon Corporation (XON) Major Shareholder Randal J. Kirk Acquires 2,727,273 Shares

Intrexon Corporation (NYSE:XON) major shareholder Randal J. Kirk acquired 2,727,273 shares of Intrexon stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 11th. The shares were bought at an average price of $0.77 per share, with a total value of $2,100,000.21. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this […]

Innophos (IPHS) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Innophos (NASDAQ:IPHS) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Innophos, Inc., is one of the leading North American manufacturers of specialty phosphates, serving a diverse range of customers across multiple applications, geographies and channels. Innophos offers a broad […]

Financial Comparison: Global Power Equipment Group (GLPW) & ITT (ITT)

Global Power Equipment Group (OTCMKTS: GLPW) and ITT (NYSE:ITT) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and valuation. Risk and Volatility Global Power Equipment Group has a beta of 2.14, indicating […]

Head to Head Analysis: Toyota Motor (TM) & Adient (ADNT)

Toyota Motor (NYSE: TM) and Adient (NYSE:ADNT) are both mid-cap cyclical consumer goods & services companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings and risk. Dividends Toyota Motor pays an annual dividend of $3.56 per share […]

Immersion Corporation (IMMR) Receives $10.17 Average PT from Analysts

Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR) has received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the eight ratings firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1 year price […]

Brokerages Set American Axle & Manufact. Holdings, Inc. (AXL) PT at $19.75

Shares of American Axle & Manufact. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AXL) have earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the sixteen ratings firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating on the company. […]

Investors Sell Boeing (BA) on Strength (BA)

Investors sold shares of Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $236.10 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $325.07 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $88.97 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, Boeing had the 6th highest […]

Nutanix Inc. (NTNX) President Sudheesh Nair Vadakkedath Sells 90,000 Shares

Nutanix Inc. (NASDAQ:NTNX) President Sudheesh Nair Vadakkedath sold 90,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $35.29, for a total value of $3,176,100.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the president now owns 228,330 shares of the company’s stock, […]

American Tower Corp (AMT) Chairman James D. Taiclet, Jr. Sells 34,667 Shares

American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT) Chairman James D. Taiclet, Jr. sold 34,667 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, December 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $142.52, for a total value of $4,940,740.84. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now owns 305,374 shares in the company, valued at […]

The Providence Service Corporation (PRSC) Director Coliseum Capital Management, L Sells 314,605 Shares of Stock

The Providence Service Corporation (NASDAQ:PRSC) Director Coliseum Capital Management, L sold 314,605 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, December 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $56.07, for a total value of $17,639,902.35. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can […]

Twilio Inc. (TWLO) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Brokerages

Twilio Inc. (NYSE:TWLO) has been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the nineteen research firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have given a hold recommendation, thirteen have issued a buy recommendation and one has given a strong […]

Imperva, Inc. (IMPV) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Imperva, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMPV) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty-one research firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have given a hold recommendation, nine have given a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation […]

Analyzing Performant Financial (PFMT) & Genpact (G)

Performant Financial (NASDAQ: PFMT) and Genpact (NYSE:G) are both business services companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, risk and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares Performant Financial and Genpact’s net margins, return on equity and return […]

Comparing Alliance Fiber Optic Products (AFOP) and Its Rivals

Alliance Fiber Optic Products (NASDAQ: AFOP) is one of 101 publicly-traded companies in the “Semiconductors” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Alliance Fiber Optic Products to similar companies based on the strength of its dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings and valuation. Earnings and Valuation This table […]

International Game Technology (IGT) Receiving Positive Press Coverage, Accern Reports

News articles about International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) have been trending positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest […]

Traders Buy Shares of iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (IBB) on Weakness

Investors bought shares of iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (NASDAQ:IBB) on weakness during trading hours on Thursday. $96.99 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $45.07 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $51.92 million into the stock. Of all equities tracked, iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Calpine (CPN) Share Price

News articles about Calpine (NYSE:CPN) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media 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 nearest to one being […]

Tony Verzura Sells 100,000 Shares of United Cannabis Corp (CNAB) Stock

United Cannabis Corp (OTCMKTS:CNAB) VP Tony Verzura sold 100,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $1.05, for a total transaction of $105,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible […]

Traders Buy Stryker (SYK) on Weakness

Investors purchased shares of Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) on weakness during trading hours on Thursday. $69.63 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $36.21 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $33.42 million into the stock. Of all stocks tracked, Stryker had the 27th highest net […]

Critical Survey: American Homes 4 Rent (AMH) versus Colony Starwood Homes (SFR)

American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE: AMH) and Colony Starwood Homes (NYSE:SFR) are both mid-cap financials companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership and profitability. Profitability This table compares American Homes 4 Rent and Colony Starwood […]

Comparing Teligent (TLGT) & Apricus Biosciences (APRI)

Teligent (NASDAQ: TLGT) and Apricus Biosciences (NASDAQ:APRI) are both small-cap healthcare companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings. Institutional and Insider Ownership 70.8% of Teligent shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 23.4% […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Will Post Earnings of $1.67 Per Share

Wall Street analysts expect United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) to report earnings per share (EPS) of $1.67 for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Eight analysts have issued estimates for United Parcel Service’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $1.64 and the highest is $1.72. United Parcel Service posted earnings per share of $1.63 during the […]