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Metro Inc. (MRU) Receives C$47.70 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Metro Inc. (TSE:MRU) has received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the ten brokerages that are covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among analysts that have issued ratings […]

Helmerich & Payne (HP) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.18

News headlines about Helmerich & Payne (NYSE:HP) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing 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 […]

Leggett & Platt, (LEG) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

News headlines about Leggett & Platt, (NYSE:LEG) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media 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 […]

Somewhat Critical Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Macy’s (M) Stock Price

News headlines about Macy’s (NYSE:M) have trended somewhat negative recently, 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 public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest […]

First Solar (FSLR) & Sunrun (RUN) Critical Contrast

First Solar (NASDAQ: FSLR) and Sunrun (NASDAQ:RUN) are both energy companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation and profitability. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for First Solar and […]

Alcoa Corp. (AA) vs. Noranda Aluminum Holding Corp. (NORNQ) Financial Survey

Alcoa Corp. (NYSE: AA) and Noranda Aluminum Holding Corp. (OTCMKTS:NORNQ) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and analyst recommendations. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current ratings and target prices […]

Renesola Ltd. (SOL) Given $2.55 Consensus Target Price by Brokerages

Shares of Renesola Ltd. (NYSE:SOL) have been given an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating. Renesola’s rating score has improved by 40% from 90 days ago as a […]

Dresser-Rand Group (DRC) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows

News headlines about Dresser-Rand Group (NYSE:DRC) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Rice Energy (RICE) Given Daily News Impact Score of 0.21

News stories about Rice Energy (NYSE:RICE) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive 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 positive one, with scores nearest […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMI) Stock Price

Press coverage about Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (NYSE:SMI) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores 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 -1 to 1, with scores closest […]

CommScope Holding (COMM) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Accern Reports

Press coverage about CommScope Holding (NASDAQ:COMM) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one […]

VimpelCom (VEON) Earns News Sentiment Rating of -0.02

News articles about VimpelCom (NASDAQ:VEON) have trended somewhat negative on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media 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 negative one to positive one, with scores closest […]

Research Analysts Issue Forecasts for Analog Devices, Inc.’s FY2020 Earnings (ADI)

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) – Analysts at B. Riley issued their FY2020 earnings per share estimates for Analog Devices in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. B. Riley analyst C. Ellis expects that the semiconductor company will earn $6.57 per share for the year. B. Riley currently has a “Buy” rating […]

Comparing Proteon Therapeutics (PRTO) & The Competition

Proteon Therapeutics (NASDAQ: PRTO) is one of 282 public companies in the “Bio Therapeutic Drugs” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Proteon Therapeutics to similar businesses based on the strength of its earnings, profitability, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations. Risk and Volatility Proteon Therapeutics […]

Contrasting Safety Insurance Group (SAFT) and Atlas Financial Holdings (AFH)

Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ: SAFT) and Atlas Financial Holdings (NASDAQ:AFH) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, earnings and valuation. Dividends Safety Insurance Group pays an annual dividend of $3.20 per share […]

AECOM (ACM) Receives $30.00 Average Target Price from Analysts

AECOM (NYSE:ACM) has received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the thirteen analysts that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12 month price […]

Mastercard Incorporated (MA) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

Shares of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) have been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the thirty-one brokerages that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and twenty-eight have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1-year […]

First Cash (FCFS) and Its Rivals Head-To-Head Analysis

First Cash (NYSE: FCFS) is one of 26 publicly-traded companies in the “Consumer Lending” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare First Cash to similar companies based on the strength of its dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent […]

National Bank Financial Weighs in on Royal Bank Of Canada’s FY2019 Earnings (RY)

Royal Bank Of Canada (NYSE:RY) (TSE:RY) – Analysts at National Bank Financial issued their FY2019 earnings estimates for Royal Bank Of Canada in a research report issued on Monday. National Bank Financial analyst G. Dechaine anticipates that the financial services provider will post earnings of $6.74 per share for the year. Royal Bank Of Canada […]

Financial Analysis: Aspen Group (ASPU) versus Chegg (CHGG)

Aspen Group (NASDAQ: ASPU) and Chegg (NYSE:CHGG) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation and profitability. Volatility and Risk Aspen Group has a beta of 0.74, indicating that its […]

Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

Shares of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the nineteen analysts that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Eight analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokers that have […]

FY2019 EPS Estimates for IDI, Inc. Decreased by Analyst (COGT)

IDI, Inc. (NASDAQ:COGT) – Analysts at Barrington Research decreased their FY2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for IDI in a research note issued on Tuesday. Barrington Research analyst J. Goss now forecasts that the technology company will earn $0.15 per share for the year, down from their prior estimate of $0.25. IDI (NASDAQ:COGT) last released […]

Financial Analysis: Hanger (HNGR) vs. Catasys (CATS)

Hanger (OTCMKTS: HNGR) and Catasys (NASDAQ:CATS) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk and earnings. Insider and Institutional Ownership 3.8% of Hanger shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.0% of […]

Second Sight Medical Products (EYES) & The Competition Critical Comparison

Second Sight Medical Products (NASDAQ: EYES) is one of 19 public companies in the “Medical Devices & Implants” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Second Sight Medical Products to similar businesses based on the strength of its dividends, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and profitability. […]

$0.22 EPS Expected for Enbridge Energy Management LLC (EEQ) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect that Enbridge Energy Management LLC (NYSE:EEQ) will post $0.22 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have issued estimates for Enbridge Energy Management’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.19 to $0.25. Enbridge Energy Management posted earnings per share of ($0.02) in the same quarter […]

PTC (PTC) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Shows

Media stories about PTC (NASDAQ:PTC) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. […]

Great Plains Energy (GXP) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.13

Headlines about Great Plains Energy (NYSE:GXP) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being […]

J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (JCP) Debt Trading 0.7% Lower

An issue of J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) debt fell 0.7% as a percentage of its face value during trading on Thursday. The high-yield issue of debt has a 5.65% coupon and is set to mature on June 1, 2020. The debt is now trading at $92.22 and was trading at $88.50 one […]

Investors Sell Shares of Cerner Corporation (CERN) on Strength (CERN)

Investors sold shares of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $151.39 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $167.56 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $16.17 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, Cerner Corporation had the 27th […]

Contrasting McEwen Mining (MUX) and Rio Alto Mining (RIOM)

McEwen Mining (NYSE: MUX) and Rio Alto Mining (NYSE:RIOM) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, dividends and institutional ownership. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for McEwen […]

Critical Comparison: GrafTech International (GTI) versus Atkore International Group (ATKR)

GrafTech International (NYSE: GTI) and Atkore International Group (NYSE:ATKR) are both small-cap industrials companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership and valuation. Profitability This table compares GrafTech International and Atkore International Group’s net margins, return […]

Analysts Set The Madison Square Garden Company (MSG) Price Target at $217.00

The Madison Square Garden Company (NYSE:MSG) has received a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the twelve analysts that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have issued a hold recommendation and seven have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average […]

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (PIR) Receives $5.01 Average Target Price from Brokerages

Shares of Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the nineteen analysts that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eleven have given a hold recommendation and one has given a buy recommendation to the company. The […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect China Southern Airlines Company Limited (ZNH) Stock Price

News headlines about China Southern Airlines Company Limited (NYSE:ZNH) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one […]

Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) Receives Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.21

News headlines about Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest […]

Coherent (COHR) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Finds

News coverage about Coherent (NASDAQ:COHR) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Coherent […]

Traders Sell Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) on Strength (UNP)

Investors sold shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $43.07 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $72.37 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $29.30 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, Union Pacific Corporation had […]

Traders Sell Shares of Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) on Strength (DLTR)

Investors sold shares of Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) on strength during trading on Thursday. $52.97 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $71.24 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $18.27 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, Dollar Tree had the 24th […]

TearLab Corporation (TEAR) vs. LightPath Technologies (LPTH) Critical Survey

TearLab Corporation (OTCMKTS: TEAR) and LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for TearLab Corporation […]

K Swiss (KSWS) vs. lululemon athletica inc. (LULU) Critical Review

K Swiss (NASDAQ: KSWS) and lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) are both apparel & accessories – nec companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current ratings and […]

Astrazeneca PLC (AZN) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.46 Per Share

Brokerages expect Astrazeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) to announce earnings of $0.46 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have provided estimates for Astrazeneca PLC’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.38 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.53. Astrazeneca PLC reported earnings of $1.21 per share in the […]

Loxo Oncology, Inc. (LOXO) Receives $92.00 Consensus Price Target from Brokerages

Loxo Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOXO) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the ten brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, seven have assigned a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month target […]

Apollo Investment Corporation (AINV) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) has been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the twelve analysts that are covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, five have given a hold recommendation and four have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month target […]

NRG Energy (NRG) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds

Headlines about NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of 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 […]

Cameron International (CAM) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Finds

Headlines about Cameron International (NYSE:CAM) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of 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 -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the […]

Jeffrey Robert Mason Purchases 18,000 Shares of Torq Resources Inc. (TORQ) Stock

Torq Resources Inc. (CVE:TORQ) Director Jeffrey Robert Mason acquired 18,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 8th. The shares were purchased at an average price of C$0.57 per share, for a total transaction of C$10,260.00. Jeffrey Robert Mason also recently made the following trade(s): On Friday, November 17th, Jeffrey Robert Mason […]

Cloud Peak Energy (CLD) vs. Its Peers Financial Analysis

Cloud Peak Energy (NYSE: CLD) is one of 30 publicly-traded companies in the “Coal” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Cloud Peak Energy to related companies based on the strength of its dividends, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings. Profitability This table compares Cloud […]

Head-To-Head Comparison: SanDisk Corporation (SNDK) and Nimble Storage (NMBL)

SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK) and Nimble Storage (NYSE:NMBL) are both technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for SanDisk Corporation […]

Traders Buy Shares of Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) on Weakness

Traders bought shares of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) on weakness during trading hours on Thursday. $93.42 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $49.64 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $43.78 million into the stock. Of all stocks tracked, Becton, Dickinson and had […]

Investors Sell Caterpillar, Inc. (CAT) on Strength (CAT)

Investors sold shares of Caterpillar, Inc. (NYSE:CAT) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $88.92 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $185.10 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $96.18 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, Caterpillar had the highest net […]