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InVitae (NVTA) Trading Down 14.9%

InVitae Corp (NYSE:NVTA) fell 14.9% on Monday . The company traded as low as $7.52 and last traded at $7.58. 2,311,200 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 163% from the average session volume of 878,044 shares. The stock had previously closed at $8.91. NVTA has been the topic of a number of recent […]

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY) Shares Sold by USS Investment Management Ltd

USS Investment Management Ltd lessened its position in shares of Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) by 5.1% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 558,100 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 30,200 shares during the period. […]

Skylands Capital LLC Has $3.24 Million Position in Comerica Incorporated (CMA)

Skylands Capital LLC lowered its position in shares of Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) by 1.5% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 37,300 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 550 shares during the period. Skylands Capital LLC’s holdings […]

Skylands Capital LLC Raises Stake in Asure Software Inc (ASUR)

Skylands Capital LLC increased its position in shares of Asure Software Inc (NASDAQ:ASUR) by 43.0% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 273,650 shares of the technology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 82,227 shares during the quarter. Skylands Capital LLC’s […]

Alphabet Inc (GOOG) is Swiss National Bank’s 7th Largest Position

Swiss National Bank lifted its position in Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) by 0.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,151,266 shares of the information services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 10,300 shares during the quarter. Alphabet accounts for 1.3% of Swiss […]

United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Holdings Reduced by Wills Financial Group Inc.

Wills Financial Group Inc. lowered its holdings in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) by 4.7% in the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 19,828 shares of the transportation company’s stock after selling 973 shares during the quarter. United Parcel Service makes up 1.8% of Wills Financial Group Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its […]

PTC Therapeutics (PTCT) Trading Up 7.3%

PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTCT) shares were up 7.3% on Monday . The stock traded as high as $23.71 and last traded at $23.29. Approximately 1,302,000 shares traded hands during trading, a decline of 0% from the average daily volume of 1,308,289 shares. The stock had previously closed at $21.71. Several research analysts recently weighed in […]

Alterra Capital (ALTE) and Its Rivals Head-To-Head Analysis

Alterra Capital (NASDAQ: ALTE) is one of 82 publicly-traded companies in the “Property & Casualty Insurance” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Alterra Capital to similar companies based on the strength of its dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability and valuation. Earnings and Valuation This table compares […]

Comparing Exponent (EXPO) and Lionbridge Technologies (LIOX)

Lionbridge Technologies (NASDAQ: LIOX) and Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO) are both industrials companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk and earnings. Institutional and Insider Ownership 63.3% of Lionbridge Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.6% […]

Analyzing Peregrine Semiconductor (PSMI) & Its Competitors

Peregrine Semiconductor (NASDAQ: PSMI) is one of 27 publicly-traded companies in the “Integrated Circuits” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Peregrine Semiconductor to similar companies based on the strength of its profitability, dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent […]

YY (YY) Shares Up 5.9%

Shares of YY Inc (NASDAQ:YY) shot up 5.9% on Monday . The stock traded as high as $135.46 and last traded at $135.23. 1,767,600 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 42% from the average session volume of 1,248,133 shares. The stock had previously closed at $127.64. Several research firms recently weighed in on […]

KNOT Offshore Partners (KNOP) Receives News Sentiment Score of -0.11

Media stories about KNOT Offshore Partners (NYSE:KNOP) have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group 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 positive one, with scores closest […]

$251.15 Million in Sales Expected for SunCoke Energy Partners LP (SXCP) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages expect SunCoke Energy Partners LP (NYSE:SXCP) to post $251.15 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for SunCoke Energy Partners’ earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $236.90 million and the highest estimate coming in at $265.40 million. SunCoke Energy Partners reported […]

CONMED Co. (CNMD) Holdings Raised by Wells Fargo & Company MN

Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its stake in shares of CONMED Co. (NASDAQ:CNMD) by 34.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 40,224 shares of the medical technology company’s stock after buying an additional 10,394 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact New York Mortgage Trust (NYMT) Share Price

Media stories about New York Mortgage Trust (NASDAQ:NYMT) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing 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 […]

Wright Investors Service Inc. Reduces Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Wright Investors Service Inc. reduced its stake in shares of Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 1.0% in the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 150,512 shares of the software giant’s stock after selling 1,578 shares during the quarter. Microsoft accounts for approximately 4.1% of Wright Investors Service Inc.’s portfolio, making the stock its largest […]

Wells Fargo & Company MN Has $2.04 Million Position in Simmons First National Co. (SFNC)

Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its holdings in Simmons First National Co. (NASDAQ:SFNC) by 51.9% during the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 35,206 shares of the bank’s stock after acquiring an additional 12,023 shares during the quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN’s holdings in Simmons First National were worth $2,038,000 at the […]

Tokio Marine Asset Management Co. Ltd. Sells 10,961 Shares of Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM)

Tokio Marine Asset Management Co. Ltd. decreased its position in shares of Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE:XOM) by 11.6% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 83,316 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 10,961 shares during the quarter. Exxon Mobil comprises approximately 1.0% of Tokio Marine Asset Management Co. […]

Central European Media Enterprises (CETV) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Accern Reports

Media headlines about Central European Media Enterprises (NASDAQ:CETV) have been trending positive on Wednesday, 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 […]

Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors AG Buys Shares of 25,703 CVS Health Corp (CVS)

Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors AG bought a new position in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) in the third quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund bought 25,703 shares of the pharmacy operator’s stock, valued at approximately $2,090,000. CVS Health makes up approximately 1.3% of Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors AG’s holdings, making the stock its 23rd biggest holding. Other […]

3,380 Shares in Restaurant Brands International Inc (QSR) Acquired by YHB Investment Advisors Inc.

YHB Investment Advisors Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Restaurant Brands International Inc (NYSE:QSR) (TSE:QSR) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund purchased 3,380 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock, valued at approximately $208,000. Several other hedge funds have also […]

Ampliphi Biosciences (APHB) Price Target Raised to $6.00 at HC Wainwright

Ampliphi Biosciences (NYSEAMERICAN:APHB) had its price objective increased by equities researchers at HC Wainwright from $5.00 to $6.00 in a report issued on Wednesday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the biotechnology company’s stock. HC Wainwright’s price target points to a potential upside of 450.46% from the stock’s previous close. Ampliphi Biosciences (NYSEAMERICAN:APHB) […]

Shutterfly (SFLY) Cut to “Sell” at Goldman Sachs Group

Shutterfly (NASDAQ:SFLY) was downgraded by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Wednesday, The Fly reports. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Aegis restated a “buy” rating and set a $56.00 target price on shares of Shutterfly in a research […]

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) Holdings Cut by Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.

Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. trimmed its stake in shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) by 2.0% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 4,652,938 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 95,124 shares during the quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.’s holdings in Bristol-Myers Squibb were worth $296,578,000 at the end […]

Compass Group plc (CMPGY) Declares None Dividend of $0.28

Compass Group plc (OTCMKTS:CMPGY) announced a None dividend on Thursday, December 7th, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.282 per share on Thursday, March 8th. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 18th. This is an increase from Compass Group’s previous None dividend of $0.13. Shares of […]

Everi Holdings Inc (EVRI) Shares Sold by Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lowered its stake in Everi Holdings Inc (NYSE:EVRI) by 8.4% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 348,909 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after selling 31,791 shares during the period. Schwab […]

Barrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI) Stake Boosted by Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. increased its holdings in Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) by 52.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 47,954 shares of the business services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 16,457 shares […]

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Sigma Planning Corp

Sigma Planning Corp grew its stake in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) by 10.5% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 69,841 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 6,619 shares during the period. Sigma Planning Corp’s […]

Starfire Investment Advisers Inc. Purchases Shares of 11,518 Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp. (TYG)

Starfire Investment Advisers Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp. (NYSE:TYG) in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm purchased 11,518 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $335,000. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares […]

Starfire Investment Advisers Inc. Invests $510,000 in Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (AMP)

Starfire Investment Advisers Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE:AMP) in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor purchased 3,012 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $510,000. Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. IHT Wealth […]

MACOM Technology Solutions (MTSI) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

MACOM Technology Solutions (NASDAQ:MTSI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “strong sell” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Wednesday. The firm presently has a $41.00 price objective on the semiconductor company’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 10.99% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Smith Moore & CO. Buys 3,629 Shares of Intel Co. (INTC)

Smith Moore & CO. raised its stake in Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC) by 55.3% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 10,186 shares of the chip maker’s stock after buying an additional 3,629 shares during the quarter. Smith Moore & CO.’s holdings in Intel were worth $388,000 […]

Franklin Financial Network Inc (FSB) Shares Sold by Skylands Capital LLC

Skylands Capital LLC reduced its position in shares of Franklin Financial Network Inc (NYSE:FSB) by 26.5% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 51,300 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 18,500 shares during the quarter. Skylands Capital LLC’s holdings in Franklin Financial Network were worth $1,749,000 at the end of […]

Sit Investment Associates Inc. Purchases New Stake in Gabelli Equity Trust Inc (GAB)

Sit Investment Associates Inc. bought a new position in Gabelli Equity Trust Inc (NYSE:GAB) in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund bought 25,461 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $158,000. A number of other large investors also recently bought and […]

Kforce (KFRC) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Finds

News headlines about Kforce (NASDAQ:KFRC) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing 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 closest to one being the […]

Diamondback Energy (FANG) Given a $148.00 Price Target at Mizuho

Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG) received a $148.00 target price from equities research analysts at Mizuho in a report released on Tuesday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the oil and natural gas company’s stock. Mizuho’s price objective points to a potential upside of 15.61% from the stock’s current price. Several other research analysts have […]

Research Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB)

Several analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets for Royal Dutch Shell (LON: RDSB): 1/12/2018 – Royal Dutch Shell was given a new GBX 2,700 ($36.62) price target on by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. 1/5/2018 – Royal Dutch Shell was given a new […]

Ashtead Group (AHT) – Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates

A number of research firms have changed their ratings and price targets for Ashtead Group (LON: AHT): 1/17/2018 – Ashtead Group had its price target raised by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada from GBX 2,400 ($32.55) to GBX 2,800 ($37.97). They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. 1/11/2018 – Ashtead Group had […]

Asset Dedication LLC Buys 3,017 Shares of iShares Trust (ISTB)

Asset Dedication LLC lifted its stake in shares of iShares Trust (NASDAQ:ISTB) by 8.3% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 39,289 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,017 shares during the quarter. Asset Dedication LLC’s holdings in iShares Trust were worth $1,956,000 at the end of the most […]

Morgan Stanley (MS) Stake Lifted by National Pension Service

National Pension Service lifted its holdings in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) by 0.3% in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 1,168,840 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,070 shares during the period. National Pension Service’s holdings in Morgan Stanley were worth $61,329,000 as of its most recent SEC […]

RNC Capital Management LLC Cuts Stake in Lincoln National Co. (LNC)

RNC Capital Management LLC decreased its position in shares of Lincoln National Co. (NYSE:LNC) by 3.6% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 61,152 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 2,268 shares during the quarter. RNC Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Lincoln National were worth $4,701,000 as of its most […]

National Bank Financial Equities Analysts Cut Earnings Estimates for Peyto Exploration & Development Corp (PEY)

Peyto Exploration & Development Corp (TSE:PEY) – Analysts at National Bank Financial decreased their FY2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Peyto Exploration & Development in a report issued on Sunday. National Bank Financial analyst T. Wood now anticipates that the company will earn $1.09 per share for the year, down from their […]

Advance Auto Parts (AAP) Given a $108.00 Price Target at Stephens

Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP) has been assigned a $108.00 price target by equities researchers at Stephens in a research report issued on Tuesday. The firm presently has a “hold” rating on the stock. Stephens’ price target points to a potential downside of 5.18% from the stock’s previous close. A number of other brokerages have also […]

Mizuho Reiterates “$72.00” Price Target for Energen (EGN)

Energen (NYSE:EGN) has been assigned a $72.00 target price by analysts at Mizuho in a research report issued on Tuesday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the oil and gas producer’s stock. Mizuho’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 25.70% from the stock’s previous close. A number of other analysts have […]

Plains GP (PAGP) Downgraded by Barclays

Plains GP (NYSE:PAGP) was downgraded by investment analysts at Barclays to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. They presently have a $26.00 target price on the pipeline company’s stock. Barclays’ target price indicates a potential upside of 11.06% from the company’s previous close. PAGP has been the subject of […]

National Pension Service Grows Position in Danaher Co. (DHR)

National Pension Service lifted its position in shares of Danaher Co. (NYSE:DHR) by 5.1% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 533,722 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after acquiring an additional 25,690 shares during the period. National Pension Service’s holdings in Danaher were worth $49,540,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several […]

IHS Markit (INFO) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance

IHS Markit (NASDAQ:INFO) updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.23-2.27 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.21. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.80-3.85 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.80 billion. Several brokerages have recently weighed in […]

RNC Capital Management LLC Has $336,000 Stake in Mondelez International Inc (MDLZ)

RNC Capital Management LLC lifted its position in Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) by 18.1% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 7,861 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,204 shares during the period. RNC Capital […]

Guggenheim BulletShares 2023 Corporate Bond ETF (BSCN) Shares Bought by Asset Dedication LLC

Asset Dedication LLC boosted its stake in shares of Guggenheim BulletShares 2023 Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:BSCN) by 4.4% in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 192,293 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 8,168 shares during the quarter. Guggenheim BulletShares 2023 Corporate Bond ETF makes up 1.6% of Asset Dedication […]

Asset Dedication LLC Boosts Stake in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

Asset Dedication LLC lifted its position in shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) by 54.5% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 3,636 shares of the software company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,282 shares during the period. Asset Dedication LLC’s holdings in Adobe Systems were worth $637,000 as of its most […]