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Silvercrest Asset Management Group Inc (NASDAQ:SAMG) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Silvercrest Asset Management Group Inc (NASDAQ:SAMG) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 37,700 shares, a growth of 9.6% from the May 30th total of 34,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 11,000 shares, the days-to-cover […]

Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) Upgraded by BidaskClub to “Hold”

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Friday, BidAskClub reports. CHTR has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Royal Bank of Canada upped their target price on shares of PVH to $145.00 and gave the company an […]

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) Downgraded to “Sell” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub cut shares of Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Friday, BidAskClub reports. Several other analysts have also issued reports on AMGN. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated a hold rating and issued a $41.00 target price on shares of Mylan in a research note on Monday, April […]

Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) Price Target Cut to $36.00

Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) had its price target trimmed by Morgan Stanley from $40.00 to $36.00 in a report issued on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage currently has an overweight rating on the oilfield services company’s stock. Several other research firms have also commented on HAL. SunTrust Banks set a $75.00 target price on shares of […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Customers Bancorp (NYSE:CUBI) to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Customers Bancorp (NYSE:CUBI) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Friday morning, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has $23.00 target price on the bank’s stock. According to Zacks, “Customers Bancorp is a bank holding company of Customers Bank, a state-chartered bank in Pennsylvania. […]

Franklin Resources (NYSE:BEN) Price Target Raised to $34.00 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Franklin Resources (NYSE:BEN) had its price target upped by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $33.00 to $34.00 in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has an underweight rating on the closed-end fund’s stock. Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on BEN. Zacks Investment Research upgraded […]

Financial Review: Franklin Financial Services (OTCMKTS:FRAF) versus Independent Bank (OTCMKTS:INDB)

Independent Bank (NASDAQ:INDB) and Franklin Financial Services (OTCMKTS:FRAF) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Independent Bank and Franklin Financial Services’ net margins, return on equity […]

Reviewing Cardiovascular Systems (NASDAQ:CSII) and Soliton (NASDAQ:SOLY)

Cardiovascular Systems (NASDAQ:CSII) and Soliton (NASDAQ:SOLY) are both small-cap medical 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. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Cardiovascular Systems and […]

Bonanza Creek Energy (NYSE:BCEI) vs. Royale Energy Funds (NYSE:ROYL) Critical Analysis

Bonanza Creek Energy (NYSE:BCEI) and Royale Energy Funds (OTCMKTS:ROYL) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, risk and profitability. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for […]

Wix.Com (NASDAQ:WIX) Downgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Wix.Com (NASDAQ:WIX) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Saturday morning, BidAskClub reports. Several other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Northland Securities lifted their target price on Wix.Com from $120.00 to $160.00 and gave the stock an outperform rating […]

Nanoco Group’s (NANO) Buy Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reiterated their buy rating on shares of Nanoco Group (LON:NANO) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Separately, Peel Hunt restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 382 ($4.99) target price on shares of Gulf Keystone Petroleum in a research note on Friday, June 21st. Shares of […]

Antares Pharma (NASDAQ:ATRS) Downgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub cut shares of Antares Pharma (NASDAQ:ATRS) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Saturday morning, BidAskClub reports. Separately, HC Wainwright boosted their target price on shares of Cytokinetics from $21.00 to $26.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Monday, May 6th. […]

BidaskClub Upgrades Cara Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CARA) to “Buy”

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Cara Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CARA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Saturday, BidAskClub reports. CARA has been the topic of several other research reports. Needham & Company LLC upped their price target on Cara Therapeutics from $28.00 to $35.00 and gave the stock a buy rating […]

Karyopharm Therapeutics (NASDAQ:KPTI) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Karyopharm Therapeutics (NASDAQ:KPTI) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Saturday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Karyopharm Therapeutics, Inc. is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of drugs for the treatment of cancer and other major diseases. It […]

TI Fluid Systems (LON:TIFS) Earns Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reiterated their buy rating on shares of TI Fluid Systems (LON:TIFS) in a report published on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Separately, Peel Hunt restated a buy rating on shares of Ascential in a research note on Friday, June 14th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The company presently has a […]

WPP’s (WPP) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reiterated their buy rating on shares of WPP (LON:WPP) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Goldman Sachs Group reissued a buy rating on shares of WPP in a research note on Monday, June 3rd. HSBC lowered […]

Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) Price Target Lowered to $19.00 at Morgan Stanley

Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) had its target price decreased by Morgan Stanley from $21.00 to $19.00 in a research note released on Friday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Morgan Stanley currently has an equal weight rating on the oil and gas exploration company’s stock. WLL has been the subject of a number of other reports. KeyCorp raised their price […]

Deutsche Bank Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Legal & General Group (LON:LGEN)

Deutsche Bank reissued their buy rating on shares of Legal & General Group (LON:LGEN) in a research note issued to investors on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. LGEN has been the subject of a number of other reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased their price target on Vermilion Energy from C$42.00 to C$43.00 in a research note […]

CIBC Raises Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA) Price Target to C$103.00

Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA) had its price objective boosted by CIBC from C$98.00 to C$103.00 in a research report released on Friday, BayStreet.CA reports. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Royal Bank of Canada restated a hold rating and issued a $0.35 target price on shares of DB Commodity Double […]

Evolution Petroleum Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:EPM) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

Evolution Petroleum Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:EPM) was the target of a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 548,600 shares, a growth of 11.0% from the May 30th total of 494,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 119,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]

Stellite Price Tops $0.0002 on Top Exchanges (XTL)

Stellite (CURRENCY:XTL) traded 3.2% higher against the dollar during the 1 day period ending at 23:00 PM ET on July 15th. One Stellite coin can now be bought for $0.0002 or 0.00000004 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges including Crex24 and TradeOgre. Stellite has a total market cap of $1.33 million and $25,327.00 worth of Stellite […]

Mullen Group (TSE:MTL) Reaches New 1-Year Low at $9.35

Mullen Group Ltd (TSE:MTL)’s stock price reached a new 52-week low during trading on Monday . The company traded as low as C$9.35 and last traded at C$9.38, with a volume of 45260 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at C$9.53. A number of research firms recently commented on MTL. Royal Bank of […]

Analysts Expect Civista Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:CIVB) to Announce $0.49 Earnings Per Share

Equities analysts expect Civista Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:CIVB) to post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.49 for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have made estimates for Civista Bancshares’ earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.48 and the highest is $0.49. Civista Bancshares posted earnings of $0.44 per share in the same quarter […]

Actinium (ACM) Hits 1-Day Trading Volume of $822.00

Actinium (CURRENCY:ACM) traded up 12.6% against the U.S. dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 22:00 PM Eastern on July 15th. In the last week, Actinium has traded down 12.5% against the U.S. dollar. One Actinium coin can currently be purchased for about $0.0109 or 0.00000099 BTC on major exchanges including Crex24 and TradeOgre. Actinium […]

LiqTech International (NYSEAMERICAN:LIQT) Share Price Crosses Above Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $0.00

Shares of LiqTech International Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:LIQT) passed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $0.00 and traded as high as $9.90. LiqTech International shares last traded at $9.79, with a volume of 1,239 shares changing hands. LIQT has been the […]

Brokerages Set Krones AG (ETR:KRN) Price Target at €87.69

Shares of Krones AG (ETR:KRN) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the fourteen ratings firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating on the company. The average […]

Zacks: Legacy Housing Corp (NASDAQ:LEGH) Given $17.50 Average Target Price by Analysts

Legacy Housing Corp (NASDAQ:LEGH) has received a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the two brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Analysts have set a 12 month consensus target price of $17.50 for the company and […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect Mantech International Corp (NASDAQ:MANT) Will Post Earnings of $0.56 Per Share

Brokerages predict that Mantech International Corp (NASDAQ:MANT) will post $0.56 earnings per share for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have made estimates for Mantech International’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.58 and the lowest is $0.54. Mantech International reported earnings of $0.50 per share during the same quarter last year, […]

Brokerages Anticipate Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) Will Post Earnings of $0.64 Per Share

Equities research analysts predict that Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) will announce $0.64 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Werner Enterprises’ earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.68 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.60. Werner Enterprises posted earnings per share of […]

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate WEC Energy Group Inc (NYSE:WEC) to Announce $0.75 Earnings Per Share

Brokerages expect WEC Energy Group Inc (NYSE:WEC) to post $0.75 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Zero analysts have issued estimates for WEC Energy Group’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.79 and the lowest is $0.71. WEC Energy Group reported earnings per share of $0.73 in the same quarter […]

Jerash Holdings (US) Inc (NASDAQ:JRSH) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.20 Per Share

Wall Street analysts forecast that Jerash Holdings (US) Inc (NASDAQ:JRSH) will post earnings per share of $0.20 for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Jerash Holdings (US)’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.18 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.22. Jerash Holdings (US) […]

Ashland Global Holdings Inc (NYSE:ASH) Short Interest Down 9.3% in June

Ashland Global Holdings Inc (NYSE:ASH) saw a significant drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,755,500 shares, a drop of 9.3% from the May 30th total of 4,140,300 shares. Approximately 6.0% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on an average […]

Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) saw a large decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 6,599,600 shares, a decline of 6.2% from the May 30th total of 7,038,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,990,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 […]

Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ:ODFL) Lowered to Neutral at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group lowered shares of Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ:ODFL) from an outperform rating to a neutral rating in a report issued on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. ODFL has been the topic of a number of other research reports. ValuEngine lowered shares of Zumiez from a hold rating to a sell rating in a […]

Short Interest in Newmont Goldcorp Corp (NYSE:NEM) Grows By 18.7%

Newmont Goldcorp Corp (NYSE:NEM) saw a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 15,275,800 shares, a growth of 18.7% from the May 30th total of 12,864,600 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 10,910,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 2.9% of […]

Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) Downgraded by BidaskClub to “Strong Sell”

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research report report published on Thursday morning, BidAskClub reports. A number of other research analysts have also commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered ExlService from a hold rating to a sell rating in a […]

Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) Price Target Raised to $74.00 at Buckingham Research

Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) had its target price boosted by Buckingham Research from $71.00 to $74.00 in a research report released on Friday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. They currently have a buy rating on the transportation company’s stock. Several other brokerages have also recently commented on DAL. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of GCP Applied Technologies from […]

Boeing (NYSE:BA) Given Neutral Rating at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group restated their neutral rating on shares of Boeing (NYSE:BA) in a report released on Friday, Borsen Zeitung reports. Goldman Sachs Group currently has a $375.00 price target on the aircraft producer’s stock. Several other research firms also recently commented on BA. Bank of America set a $420.00 price objective on shares of […]

Qiagen (NYSE:QGEN) Raised to Outperform at BNP Paribas

BNP Paribas upgraded shares of Qiagen (NYSE:QGEN) from a neutral rating to an outperform rating in a research note published on Friday morning, Briefing.com Automated Import reports. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Deutsche Bank downgraded Ontex Group from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, […]

Core Laboratories (NYSE:CLB) PT Lowered to $70.00 at Morgan Stanley

Core Laboratories (NYSE:CLB) had its price objective cut by Morgan Stanley from $75.00 to $70.00 in a research note published on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. They currently have an equal weight rating on the oil and gas company’s stock. A number of other research analysts have also issued reports on CLB. Royal Bank of Canada […]

Deutsche Bank Trims Illumina (NASDAQ:ILMN) Target Price to $280.00

Illumina (NASDAQ:ILMN) had its price objective lowered by Deutsche Bank from $290.00 to $280.00 in a research note released on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the life sciences company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Canaccord Genuity reissued a buy […]

Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) PT Lowered to $83.00 at Morgan Stanley

Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) had its target price cut by Morgan Stanley from $84.00 to $83.00 in a research note published on Friday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. They currently have an equal weight rating on the oil and gas company’s stock. Several other brokerages have also commented on XOM. Goldman Sachs Group reaffirmed a hold rating and set […]

US Xpress Enterprises (NYSE:USX) Cut to Neutral at Bank of America

Bank of America downgraded shares of US Xpress Enterprises (NYSE:USX) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a report issued on Friday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Separately, Stephens set a $112.00 price objective on Genesee & Wyoming and gave the stock a hold rating in a research report on Monday, July 1st. One research analyst […]

Venator Materials (NYSE:VNTR) Cut to Neutral at Citigroup

Citigroup downgraded shares of Venator Materials (NYSE:VNTR) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research note released on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage currently has $4.50 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $7.50. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. […]

E. W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of E. W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “The E.W. Scripps Company serves audiences and businesses through a growing portfolio of television, print and digital media brands. It also runs […]

Molecular Templates (NASDAQ:MTEM) Downgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Molecular Templates (NASDAQ:MTEM) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Friday, BidAskClub reports. Several other research analysts also recently commented on the stock. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Vermillion from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 15th. […]

Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) Lifted to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Friday morning, BidAskClub reports. EDIT has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Evercore ISI started coverage on shares of Homology Medicines in a research report on Thursday, April 11th. They […]

Popular (NASDAQ:BPOP) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Popular (NASDAQ:BPOP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Popular, Inc. is a diversified, publicly owned bank holding company. The corporation’s principal subsidiary, Banco Popular de Puerto Rico, has one of the largest retail franchise […]

Cogent Communications (NASDAQ:CCOI) Given New $63.00 Price Target at Wells Fargo & Co

Cogent Communications (NASDAQ:CCOI) had its price objective lifted by Wells Fargo & Co from $50.00 to $63.00 in a research note released on Thursday morning, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a market perform rating on the technology company’s stock. CCOI has been the topic of a number of other research reports. BidaskClub cut […]

Littelfuse (NASDAQ:LFUS) Rating Lowered to Sell at ValuEngine

ValuEngine lowered shares of Littelfuse (NASDAQ:LFUS) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Friday morning, ValuEngine reports. Several other analysts also recently commented on LFUS. Oppenheimer dropped their price objective on shares of Littelfuse from $215.00 to $210.00 and set an outperform rating on the stock in a […]