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Diamondback Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FANG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Diamondback Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FANG) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the thirty analysts that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty-five have assigned a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company. The average […]

State of Wisconsin Investment Board Has $9.81 Million Stake in Maxim Integrated Products Inc. (NASDAQ:MXIM)

State of Wisconsin Investment Board lessened its position in Maxim Integrated Products Inc. (NASDAQ:MXIM) by 39.5% in the 1st quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 184,411 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 120,442 shares during the period. State of Wisconsin Investment Board’s holdings in Maxim Integrated Products were worth $9,805,000 at the […]

Premier Inc (NASDAQ:PINC) Stake Lessened by Kennedy Capital Management Inc.

Kennedy Capital Management Inc. cut its stake in shares of Premier Inc (NASDAQ:PINC) by 4.5% during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 62,691 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,939 shares during the quarter. Kennedy Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in Premier were worth $2,162,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. […]

Radian Group Inc (NYSE:RDN) Shares Bought by Swiss National Bank

Swiss National Bank increased its holdings in shares of Radian Group Inc (NYSE:RDN) by 3.1% in the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 388,850 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 11,700 shares during the period. Swiss National Bank’s holdings in Radian Group were […]

Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. Increases Stake in Coty Inc (NYSE:COTY)

Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. grew its holdings in Coty Inc (NYSE:COTY) by 384.4% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 7,774 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 6,169 shares during the quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management […]

Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE) Stake Decreased by Lazard Asset Management LLC

Lazard Asset Management LLC reduced its stake in shares of Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE) by 21.2% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 138,913 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 37,267 shares during the quarter. Lazard Asset Management LLC’s […]

Trexquant Investment LP Has $1.48 Million Position in Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL)

Trexquant Investment LP increased its position in Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) by 438.6% during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 56,701 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock after acquiring an additional 46,174 shares during the quarter. Trexquant Investment LP’s holdings in Whiting Petroleum were worth $1,482,000 as of its most […]

Lazard Asset Management LLC Increases Holdings in Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN)

Lazard Asset Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN) by 14.4% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 93,697 shares of the business services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 11,780 shares during the […]

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Has $9.08 Million Position in Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC decreased its stake in shares of Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB) by 4.1% during the 1st quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 292,221 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 12,581 shares during the period. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC’s holdings in Pebblebrook Hotel Trust were worth $9,076,000 […]

Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Co Ltd. Cuts Stake in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS)

Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Co Ltd. trimmed its position in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) by 49.9% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 5,211 shares of the casino operator’s stock after selling 5,200 shares during the quarter. […]

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (NASDAQ:RRGB) Raised to “Buy” at Maxim Group

Maxim Group upgraded shares of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (NASDAQ:RRGB) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Friday, Benzinga reports. They currently have $49.00 price objective on the restaurant operator’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $30.00. A number of other research firms have also […]

Neuburgh Advisers LLC Reduces Position in Leidos Holdings Inc (NYSE:LDOS)

Neuburgh Advisers LLC decreased its holdings in Leidos Holdings Inc (NYSE:LDOS) by 49.4% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 15,264 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after selling 14,896 shares during the quarter. Neuburgh Advisers LLC’s holdings in Leidos were worth $978,000 as of its most recent filing with the […]

Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Co Ltd. Buys New Position in Lear Co. (NYSE:LEA)

Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Co Ltd. bought a new position in shares of Lear Co. (NYSE:LEA) in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund bought 3,722 shares of the auto parts company’s stock, valued at approximately $505,000. A number of […]

3M Co (NYSE:MMM) Holdings Cut by Verity & Verity LLC

Verity & Verity LLC lowered its stake in shares of 3M Co (NYSE:MMM) by 3.1% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 21,685 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after selling 697 shares during the period. Verity & Verity LLC’s holdings […]

Puzo Michael J Sells 1,500 Shares of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC)

Puzo Michael J lessened its stake in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) by 17.6% during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 7,000 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 1,500 shares during the period. Puzo Michael J’s holdings in Wells Fargo & Co were worth $338,000 as of its most recent […]

CSG Systems International (NASDAQ:CSGS) Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of CSG Systems International (NASDAQ:CSGS) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Tuesday morning, BidAskClub reports. CSGS has been the topic of a number of other reports. TheStreet raised shares of CSG Systems International from a c+ rating to a b rating in a report on […]

Jones Lang LaSalle Inc (NYSE:JLL) Shares Bought by Northern Trust Corp

Northern Trust Corp increased its holdings in Jones Lang LaSalle Inc (NYSE:JLL) by 11.6% in the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 622,826 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 64,543 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp’s holdings in Jones Lang LaSalle were worth $96,027,000 as of its most […]

Under Armour Inc (NYSE:UAA) Shares Sold by Commonwealth Equity Services LLC

Commonwealth Equity Services LLC reduced its position in shares of Under Armour Inc (NYSE:UAA) by 8.1% in the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 199,769 shares of the company’s stock after selling 17,543 shares during the quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC’s holdings in Under Armour were worth $4,223,000 as of its most recent […]

iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Treasry Bnd Fd (BMV:SHY) Holdings Decreased by Hancock Whitney Corp

Hancock Whitney Corp cut its stake in shares of iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Treasry Bnd Fd (BMV:SHY) by 37.8% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 16,197 shares of the company’s stock after selling 9,845 shares during the period. […]

New York State Common Retirement Fund Grows Stake in Credit Suisse Group AG (NYSE:CS)

New York State Common Retirement Fund lifted its position in Credit Suisse Group AG (NYSE:CS) by 8.8% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 122,397 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 9,932 shares during […]

New York State Common Retirement Fund Raises Holdings in Navistar International Corp (NYSE:NAV)

New York State Common Retirement Fund raised its position in Navistar International Corp (NYSE:NAV) by 5.4% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 50,900 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,600 shares during the […]

Neural Protocol (NRP) Trading Up 34.8% Over Last Week

Neural Protocol (CURRENCY:NRP) traded up 12.4% against the dollar during the one day period ending at 7:00 AM E.T. on June 15th. One Neural Protocol token can now be bought for approximately $0.0000 or 0.00000000 BTC on major exchanges including Bilaxy and Hotbit. In the last week, Neural Protocol has traded 34.8% higher against the […]

Career Education (NASDAQ:CECO) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Career Education (NASDAQ:CECO) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Tuesday morning, BidAskClub reports. CECO has been the topic of several other research reports. ValuEngine raised shares of Career Education from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report on Friday, February […]

salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) Rating Lowered to Hold at ValuEngine

ValuEngine downgraded shares of salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Wednesday, ValuEngine reports. A number of other equities research analysts also recently commented on CRM. Bank of America reiterated a buy rating and issued a $200.00 price objective (up previously from $181.00) on shares of […]

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Raises Holdings in SiteOne Landscape Supply Inc (NYSE:SITE)

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. boosted its holdings in SiteOne Landscape Supply Inc (NYSE:SITE) by 40.1% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 88,529 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after acquiring an additional 25,331 shares during the quarter. […]

PureTech Health (LON:PRTC) Earns “Buy” Rating from Liberum Capital

PureTech Health (LON:PRTC)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Liberum Capital in a research report issued on Thursday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of PureTech Health in a research report on Wednesday, April […]

First Trust Advisors LP Has $3.65 Million Holdings in U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA)

First Trust Advisors LP grew its holdings in shares of U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA) by 46.4% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 209,978 shares of the mining company’s stock after buying an additional 66,514 shares during the quarter. […]

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. Buys 2,021 Shares of Invesco Zacks Multi-Asset Income ETF (NYSEARCA:CVY)

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. lifted its stake in Invesco Zacks Multi-Asset Income ETF (NYSEARCA:CVY) by 10.5% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 21,245 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,021 shares during the quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Invesco Zacks Multi-Asset Income ETF […]

Arjuna Capital Purchases Shares of 4,233 Nucor Co. (NYSE:NUE)

Arjuna Capital purchased a new position in shares of Nucor Co. (NYSE:NUE) during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund purchased 4,233 shares of the basic materials company’s stock, valued at approximately $247,000. Other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. BOKF NA raised its position in shares […]

Arjuna Capital Sells 9,801 Shares of Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN)

Arjuna Capital reduced its position in shares of Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) by 49.5% during the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 9,999 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 9,801 shares during the period. Arjuna Capital’s holdings in Texas Instruments were worth $1,061,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. […]

Andra AP fonden Buys New Holdings in Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS)

Andra AP fonden bought a new position in shares of Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) (TSE:BNS) during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund bought 84,300 shares of the bank’s stock, valued at approximately $5,997,000. Other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the […]

Andra AP fonden Buys Shares of 40,000 Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW)

Andra AP fonden acquired a new stake in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm acquired 40,000 shares of the industrial products company’s stock, valued at approximately $5,741,000. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in ITW. Oregon Public Employees Retirement […]

American Century Companies Inc. Trims Position in Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW)

American Century Companies Inc. decreased its stake in shares of Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) by 11.6% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 1,135,152 shares of the network technology company’s stock after selling 148,592 shares during the […]

Highwoods Properties Inc (NYSE:HIW) Position Cut by AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC

AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC lessened its stake in Highwoods Properties Inc (NYSE:HIW) by 47.2% in the first quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 6,709 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 5,991 shares during the quarter. AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Highwoods Properties were worth $314,000 at the end of […]

Head to Head Contrast: InterContinental Hotels Group (NYSE:IHG) vs. The Castle Group (NYSE:CAGU)

InterContinental Hotels Group (NYSE:IHG) and The Castle Group (OTCMKTS:CAGU) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, risk and dividends. Institutional & Insider Ownership 7.9% of InterContinental Hotels Group shares are owned by […]

Advisor Group Inc. Buys 2,474 Shares of iShares US Consumer Goods ETF (NYSEARCA:IYK)

Advisor Group Inc. lifted its stake in iShares US Consumer Goods ETF (NYSEARCA:IYK) by 45.0% in the first quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 7,968 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,474 shares during the quarter. Advisor Group Inc.’s holdings in iShares US Consumer Goods ETF were worth $952,000 at the […]

B. Riley Analysts Give Archrock (NYSE:AROC) a $17.00 Price Target

B. Riley set a $17.00 target price on Archrock (NYSE:AROC) in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday, Stock Target Advisor reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the energy company’s stock. B. Riley also issued estimates for Archrock’s Q3 2019 earnings at $0.16 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $0.66 EPS and FY2020 […]

Antofagasta plc (OTCMKTS:ANFGY) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Antofagasta plc (OTCMKTS:ANFGY) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the nine research firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have issued a hold recommendation and one has assigned a buy recommendation to the company. ANFGY has been […]

Analyzing Hawaiian Electric Industries (NYSE:HE) & Enel Americas (NYSE:ENIA)

Hawaiian Electric Industries (NYSE:HE) and Enel Americas (NYSE:ENIA) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends and risk. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Hawaiian Electric Industries and Enel Americas’ revenue, earnings per […]

Comparing GENFIT S A/ADR (NASDAQ:GNFT) and Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN)

GENFIT S A/ADR (NASDAQ:GNFT) and Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) are both medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends and institutional ownership. Dividends Amgen pays an annual dividend of $5.80 per share and has a dividend yield of […]

American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) Upgraded by Buckingham Research to “Buy”

American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) was upgraded by investment analysts at Buckingham Research from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The brokerage currently has a $120.00 price objective on the insurance provider’s stock. Buckingham Research’s price objective would indicate a potential […]

Zacks: Jianpu Technology Inc – (NYSE:JT) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

Shares of Jianpu Technology Inc – (NYSE:JT) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 2.00 (Buy) from the two analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. Analysts […]

Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) Now Covered by Analysts at Evercore ISI

Evercore ISI initiated coverage on shares of Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) in a report released on Tuesday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm issued an outperform rating and a $16.00 price objective on the stock. Several other analysts also recently weighed in on TWNK. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Hostess Brands from a buy rating to a hold […]

Midstates Petroleum (NYSE:MPO) Rating Lowered to D+ at TheStreet

TheStreet lowered shares of Midstates Petroleum (NYSE:MPO) from a c- rating to a d+ rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday, TheStreetRatingsTable reports. Separately, ValuEngine raised Midstates Petroleum from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Friday, March 15th. NYSE:MPO opened at $5.59 on Tuesday. The firm […]

Echostar (NASDAQ:SATS) and Technical Communications (NASDAQ:TCCO) Critical Comparison

Echostar (NASDAQ:SATS) and Technical Communications (NASDAQ:TCCO) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and analyst recommendations. Volatility & Risk Echostar has a beta of 0.78, meaning that its share price is […]

Camden National (NASDAQ:CAC) Downgraded by BidaskClub

Camden National (NASDAQ:CAC) was downgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. CAC has been the topic of a number of other reports. ValuEngine cut shares of Camden National from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a […]

Reviewing Intrexon (XON) and Its Rivals

Intrexon (NASDAQ: XON) is one of 32 public companies in the “Commercial physical research” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Intrexon to related businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, risk, dividends, valuation and institutional ownership. Institutional & Insider Ownership 76.0% of Intrexon shares are […]

Equities Analysts Issue Forecasts for Kite Realty Group Trust’s Q2 2019 Earnings (NYSE:KRG)

Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE:KRG) – Equities research analysts at Capital One Financial boosted their Q2 2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of Kite Realty Group Trust in a report issued on Tuesday, June 11th. Capital One Financial analyst C. Lucas now expects that the real estate investment trust will post earnings of $0.42 […]

British American Tobacco (NYSE:BTI) Receiving Neutral Media Coverage, Report Finds

News headlines about British American Tobacco (NYSE:BTI) have trended neutral recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the […]

Westwood Holdings Group (NYSE:WHG) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of 1.78

Press coverage about Westwood Holdings Group (NYSE:WHG) has been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with […]