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Northern Trust Corp Buys 34,358 Shares of Pareteum Corp (TEUM)

Northern Trust Corp lifted its stake in Pareteum Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:TEUM) by 46.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 108,302 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 34,358 shares during the quarter. Northern Trust Corp owned approximately 0.18% of Pareteum […]

Northern Trust Corp Sells 756 Shares of iShares North American Tech ETF (IGM)

Northern Trust Corp trimmed its holdings in shares of iShares North American Tech ETF (NYSEARCA:IGM) by 37.8% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 1,244 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 756 shares during […]

Tiedemann Advisors LLC Increases Position in Chevron Co. (CVX)

Tiedemann Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Chevron Co. (NYSE:CVX) by 33.1% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 14,751 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after buying an additional 3,665 shares during the period. Tiedemann […]

EcoR1 Capital LLC Has $27.58 Million Position in Kezar Life Sciences Inc (KZR)

EcoR1 Capital LLC lifted its holdings in Kezar Life Sciences Inc (NASDAQ:KZR) by 1.3% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,288,198 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 16,000 shares during the period. Kezar Life Sciences […]

EcoR1 Capital LLC Buys New Stake in Forty Seven Inc (FTSV)

EcoR1 Capital LLC bought a new position in shares of Forty Seven Inc (NASDAQ:FTSV) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund bought 99,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,477,000. EcoR1 Capital LLC owned about 0.32% of […]

EcoR1 Capital LLC Invests $6.63 Million in Elanco Animal Health (ELAN) Stock

EcoR1 Capital LLC purchased a new position in Elanco Animal Health (NASDAQ:ELAN) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 190,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $6,629,000. Elanco Animal Health comprises approximately 0.6% of EcoR1 Capital LLC’s investment portfolio, making […]

Snap-on (SNA) versus L S Starrett (SCX) Head-To-Head Contrast

Snap-on (NYSE:SNA) and L S Starrett (NYSE:SCX) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and risk. Insider & Institutional Ownership 41.7% of L S Starrett shares are owned by institutional investors. […]

Oak Ridge Investments LLC Sells 12,052 Shares of Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Oak Ridge Investments LLC cut its holdings in shares of Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 2.8% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 416,237 shares of the software giant’s stock after selling 12,052 shares during the period. Microsoft accounts for […]

Total SA (TOT) Position Boosted by Franklin Square Holdings L.P.

Franklin Square Holdings L.P. lifted its position in shares of Total SA (NYSE:TOT) by 10.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 28,740 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock after buying an additional 2,800 shares during the period. Total accounts for approximately 2.6% […]

Matarin Capital Management LLC Purchases Shares of 433,344 Glacier Bancorp, Inc. (GBCI)

Matarin Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Glacier Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBCI) during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm purchased 433,344 shares of the bank’s stock, valued at approximately $18,673,000. Glacier Bancorp accounts for about 1.2% of Matarin Capital Management LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 10th biggest position. Other […]

Hyster-Yale Materials Handling (HY) versus KION GRP AG/ADR (KIGRY) Critical Analysis

Hyster-Yale Materials Handling (NYSE:HY) and KION GRP AG/ADR (OTCMKTS:KIGRY) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Hyster-Yale […]

German American Bancorp Inc. Has $2.40 Million Position in iShares National Muni Bond ETF (MUB)

German American Bancorp Inc. lifted its position in iShares National Muni Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:MUB) by 5.2% in the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 22,213 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,092 shares during the period. German American Bancorp Inc.’s holdings in iShares National Muni Bond ETF were […]

SYSCO Co. (SYY) Shares Sold by KDI Capital Partners LLC

KDI Capital Partners LLC reduced its holdings in SYSCO Co. (NYSE:SYY) by 37.2% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 11,300 shares of the company’s stock after selling 6,700 shares during the quarter. KDI Capital Partners LLC’s holdings in SYSCO […]

Franklin Square Holdings L.P. Has $891,000 Position in Hess Midstream Partners LP (HESM)

Franklin Square Holdings L.P. increased its position in shares of Hess Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:HESM) by 7.9% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 38,490 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,815 shares during […]

KDI Capital Partners LLC Decreases Position in Fastenal (FAST)

KDI Capital Partners LLC lessened its stake in shares of Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) by 15.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 118,077 shares of the company’s stock after selling 21,268 shares during the period. Fastenal accounts for approximately 2.2% of […]

Koninklijke Philips (PHG) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Koninklijke Philips (NYSE:PHG) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. According to Zacks, “Philips is gradually evolving as a healthcare company, having augmented its presence in the domain, primarily driven by an expanding portfolio. The company benefits from its […]

Head to Head Survey: NIPPON STL & SU/S (NSSMY) vs. Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (SID)

NIPPON STL & SU/S (OTCMKTS:NSSMY) and Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (NYSE:SID) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk and profitability. Volatility & Risk NIPPON STL & SU/S has a beta of 1.46, […]

Paloma Partners Management Co Has $13.14 Million Stake in Celgene Co. (CELG)

Paloma Partners Management Co lifted its holdings in shares of Celgene Co. (NASDAQ:CELG) by 109.1% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 146,865 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after purchasing an additional 76,617 shares during the quarter. Paloma Partners Management Co’s holdings in Celgene were worth $13,143,000 as of its most […]

Reviewing Northrop Grumman (NOC) & Applied Energetics (AERG)

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) and Applied Energetics (OTCMKTS:AERG) are both aerospace companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation and profitability. Profitability This table compares Northrop Grumman and Applied Energetics’ net margins, return on equity and return […]

Comparing Trans-Lux (TNLX) & PlayAGS (AGS)

Trans-Lux (OTCMKTS:TNLX) and PlayAGS (NYSE:AGS) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends and profitability. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Trans-Lux and PlayAGS, […]

LPL Financial LLC Has $57.62 Million Stake in Invesco S&P 500 High Dividend Low Volatility ETF (SPHD)

LPL Financial LLC lifted its stake in Invesco S&P 500 High Dividend Low Volatility ETF (NYSEARCA:SPHD) by 4.4% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,391,477 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 58,718 shares during the period. […]

SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (KRE) Position Cut by LPL Financial LLC

LPL Financial LLC cut its position in shares of SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (NYSEARCA:KRE) by 2.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 827,118 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 21,806 shares during the period. LPL Financial LLC’s holdings […]

Comparing Andatee China Marine Fuel Ser (AMCF) and Genesis Energy (GEL)

Andatee China Marine Fuel Ser (OTCMKTS:AMCF) and Genesis Energy (NYSE:GEL) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and risk. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Andatee China Marine Fuel Ser and Genesis […]

Head-To-Head Survey: Turning Point Brands (TPB) and Special Diversified Opportunities (SDOIA)

Turning Point Brands (NYSE:TPB) and Special Diversified Opportunities (OTCMKTS:SDOIA) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability and risk. Profitability This table compares Turning Point Brands and Special Diversified Opportunities’ net margins, […]

7,640 Shares in SPDR Bloomberg Barclays TIPS ETF (IPE) Acquired by Flow Traders U.S. LLC

Flow Traders U.S. LLC acquired a new position in shares of SPDR Bloomberg Barclays TIPS ETF (NYSEARCA:IPE) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm acquired 7,640 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $416,000. Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to […]

LPL Financial LLC Boosts Holdings in iShares Russell Midcap Value Index (IWS)

LPL Financial LLC boosted its stake in iShares Russell Midcap Value Index (NYSEARCA:IWS) by 1.8% in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 713,636 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 12,663 shares during the quarter. LPL Financial LLC owned […]

Jefferies Group LLC Has $2.18 Million Holdings in Suncor Energy Inc. (SU)

Jefferies Group LLC reduced its stake in Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU) (TSE:SU) by 34.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 56,361 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock after selling 30,177 shares during the quarter. Jefferies Group […]

Jefferies Group LLC Purchases New Stake in PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTCT)

Jefferies Group LLC purchased a new stake in PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTCT) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 49,912 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,346,000. Jefferies Group LLC owned about 0.10% of PTC Therapeutics as of its most […]

Realty Income Corp (O) Shares Bought by Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG increased its stake in shares of Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O) by 400.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 4,477,781 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,583,907 shares during the period. […]

59,553 Shares in Camping World Holdings Inc (CWH) Purchased by Laurion Capital Management LP

Laurion Capital Management LP purchased a new position in Camping World Holdings Inc (NYSE:CWH) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor purchased 59,553 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,270,000. Laurion Capital Management LP owned 0.07% of Camping […]

Deutsche Bank AG Raises Stake in Equity Residential (EQR)

Deutsche Bank AG grew its holdings in Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) by 1.2% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 5,403,830 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 64,812 shares during the period. Deutsche Bank AG owned about […]

Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. Cuts Holdings in Travelers Companies Inc (TRV)

Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. cut its stake in shares of Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) by 7.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 22,797 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 1,735 shares during the period. Tocqueville Asset Management L.P.’s […]

Critical Analysis: Invitation Homes (INVH) and BOSTON OMAHA (BOMN)

Invitation Homes (NYSE:INVH) and BOSTON OMAHA (NASDAQ:BOMN) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, dividends and analyst recommendations. Dividends Invitation Homes pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd Takes $1.07 Million Position in Meritor Inc (MTOR)

Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd acquired a new stake in Meritor Inc (NYSE:MTOR) in the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor acquired 55,281 shares of the auto parts company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,070,000. A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in MTOR. Royce & Associates […]

Marshall Wace North America L.P. Purchases 15,253 Shares of Anthem Inc (ANTM)

Marshall Wace North America L.P. grew its position in shares of Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM) by 160.4% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 24,762 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 15,253 shares during the period. Marshall Wace North America L.P.’s holdings in Anthem were worth $6,786,000 at the end […]

Jane Street Group LLC Buys Shares of 336,752 Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF (EDV)

Jane Street Group LLC bought a new stake in Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF (NYSEARCA:EDV) during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor bought 336,752 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $36,541,000. Jane Street Group LLC owned approximately 6.32% of Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury […]

Jane Street Group LLC Invests $26.63 Million in SPDR Blackstone / GSO Senior Loan ETF (SRLN) Stock

Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new position in shares of SPDR Blackstone / GSO Senior Loan ETF (NYSEARCA:SRLN) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 562,438 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $26,631,000. A number of other institutional investors […]

Comparing Formula Systems (1985) (FORTY) & Synchronoss Technologies (SNCR)

Formula Systems (1985) (NASDAQ:FORTY) and Synchronoss Technologies (NASDAQ:SNCR) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership and valuation. Institutional and Insider Ownership 0.1% of Formula Systems (1985) shares are held […]

SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF (CWB) Shares Bought by Jane Street Group LLC

Jane Street Group LLC increased its stake in SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF (NYSEARCA:CWB) by 10,667.9% in the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 1,471,654 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 1,457,987 shares during the quarter. Jane Street Group LLC’s holdings in SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF […]

AMBEV S A/S (ABEV) Holdings Increased by Loomis Sayles & Co. L P

Loomis Sayles & Co. L P grew its holdings in shares of AMBEV S A/S (NYSE:ABEV) by 60.1% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 2,335,476 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 876,488 shares during the period. Loomis Sayles […]

Contrasting China Industrial Waste Management (CIWT) and US Ecology (ECOL)

China Industrial Waste Management (OTCMKTS:CIWT) and US Ecology (NASDAQ:ECOL) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation and risk. Volatility & Risk China Industrial Waste Management has a beta of -0.34, […]

Contrasting Resideo Technologies (REZI) and Wesco Aircraft (WAIR)

Resideo Technologies (NYSE:REZI) and Wesco Aircraft (NYSE:WAIR) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings and valuation. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Resideo Technologies and Wesco Aircraft’s revenue, earnings per share […]

Goosehead Insurance Inc (GSHD) Shares Bought by King Luther Capital Management Corp

King Luther Capital Management Corp increased its position in Goosehead Insurance Inc (NASDAQ:GSHD) by 9.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 35,425 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,000 shares during the quarter. King Luther Capital Management Corp owned […]

Analysts Expect IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (IDXX) Will Post Earnings of $0.90 Per Share

Analysts forecast that IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDXX) will post earnings of $0.90 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have issued estimates for IDEXX Laboratories’ earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.89 to $0.91. IDEXX Laboratories posted earnings per share of $0.77 during the same quarter last year, which would […]

China Automotive Systems (CAAS) Board of Directors Approves Share Buyback Program

China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan, which authorizes the company to buyback $5.00 million in shares on Friday, December 7th. This buyback authorization authorizes the auto parts company to reacquire up to 6.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often […]

Entercom Communications Corp. (ETM) Receives $8.25 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE:ETM) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the six analysts that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price target among brokers that have […]

Umpqua (UMPQ) Upgraded to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Umpqua (NASDAQ:UMPQ) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Thursday. They currently have $22.00 price objective on the bank’s stock. According to Zacks, “UMPQUA HOLDINGS is a financial holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the company engages primarily in the business of commercial and […]

Contrasting Skechers USA (SKX) & Exceed (EDSFF)

Skechers USA (NYSE:SKX) and Exceed (OTCMKTS:EDSFF) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk and profitability. Profitability This table compares Skechers USA and Exceed’s net margins, return on equity and return on […]

Colony Capital Inc (CLNY) Shares Sold by Fmr LLC

Fmr LLC cut its stake in Colony Capital Inc (NYSE:CLNY) by 7.0% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 21,463,604 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 1,624,494 shares during the period. Fmr LLC owned approximately 4.38% […]

SVB Financial Group (SIVB) PT Set at $320.00 by Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada set a $320.00 price objective on SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SIVB) in a report published on Thursday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the bank’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on SIVB. Zacks Investment Research reissued a hold rating on shares of […]