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OvaScience (OVAS) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds

Media stories about OvaScience (NASDAQ:OVAS) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring 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 […]

KemPharm (KMPH) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows

Media stories about KemPharm (NASDAQ:KMPH) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative 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 being the […]

Stone Harbor Emerging Mkt Total Incom FD Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.15 (EDI)

Stone Harbor Emerging Mkt Total Incom FD (NYSE:EDI) declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, October 19th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 17th will be paid a dividend of 0.1511 per share on Thursday, November 30th. This represents a $1.81 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 11.24%. The […]

PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (PRAH) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.84 Per Share

Analysts expect that PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAH) will report earnings per share of $0.84 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Seven analysts have made estimates for PRA Health Sciences’ earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.87 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.80. PRA Health Sciences posted earnings per […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect ContraVir Pharmaceuticals (CTRV) Share Price

News headlines about ContraVir Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CTRV) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one […]

84.3% Stake of QAD Inc. (QADB) Held by Lopker Karl F

Lopker Karl F recently stated that they own a 84.3% stake in QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADB) in a Schedule 13D/A disclosure that was filed with the SEC on Thursday, October 19th. The investor owns 7,340,190 shares of the stock worth about $212,865,510. The reporting parties listed on the disclosure included Karl F Lopker, Pamela M Lopker, […]

Head-To-Head Comparison: KB Home (KBH) versus Taylor Morrison Home Corp (TMHC)

KB Home (NYSE: KBH) and Taylor Morrison Home Corp (NASDAQ:TMHC) are both construction companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation and profitability. Dividends KB Home pays an annual dividend of $0.10 per share and has […]

Conn’s, Inc. (CONN) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Conn’s, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the ten research firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, five have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective […]

Flex (FLEX) and InvenSense (INVN) Critical Analysis

Flex (NASDAQ: FLEX) and InvenSense (NYSE:INVN) are both technology 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. Risk & Volatility Flex has a beta of 0.83, indicating that its stock price is 17% less […]

Takkt Ag (TTK) Receives €23.18 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Takkt Ag (ETR:TTK) has been given an average rating of “Buy” by the six research firms that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and three have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have updated […]

JAKKS Pacific (JAKK) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.13

Media coverage about JAKKS Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most […]

BancFirst Corporation (BANF) Hits New 1-Year High at $59.30

BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF)’s share price hit a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as $59.30 and last traded at $59.10, with a volume of 19,356 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $57.80. A number of brokerages have commented on BANF. BidaskClub raised BancFirst Corporation from […]

Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (MRTX) Hits New 12-Month High at $15.65

Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:MRTX) hit a new 52-week high on Thursday . The company traded as high as $15.65 and last traded at $15.65, with a volume of 377,080 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $14.35. A number of brokerages have weighed in on MRTX. SunTrust Banks, Inc. reaffirmed a “buy” rating […]

Lam Research Corporation (LRCX) Receives “Buy” Rating from KeyCorp

KeyCorp reissued their buy rating on shares of Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. They currently have a $225.00 price objective on the semiconductor company’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $202.00. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Lam Research Corporation’s Q2 2018 earnings at $3.69 EPS, Q4 […]

Johnson & Johnson’s (JNJ) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Leerink Swann

Leerink Swann restated their outperform rating on shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) in a report released on Wednesday. Leerink Swann currently has a $165.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $150.00. Leerink Swann also issued estimates for Johnson & Johnson’s Q4 2017 earnings at $1.69 EPS, FY2017 earnings […]

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) Price Target Increased to $77.00 by Analysts at Citigroup Inc.

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) had its price objective hoisted by Citigroup Inc. from $67.00 to $77.00 in a report issued on Wednesday. Citigroup Inc. currently has a buy rating on the credit services provider’s stock. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the company. Vetr upgraded PayPal Holdings from a hold rating to a […]

Comerica Incorporated (CMA) Given “Hold” Rating at DA Davidson

DA Davidson restated their hold rating on shares of Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a $81.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. DA Davidson also issued estimates for Comerica’s Q1 2018 earnings at $1.30 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $1.32 EPS, Q3 2018 […]

Sprint Corporation (S) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Sprint is on track with its network modernization and integration efforts, to fortify its position in the wireless industry. Sprint’s prepaid subsidiary has extended its unlimited […]

IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (IDXX) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDXX) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Over the last six months, IDEXX has been trading below the broader industry. Also, the company’s high dependence on third-party distributors and intense competition continue […]

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (ZBH) Expected to Announce Earnings of $1.75 Per Share

Wall Street analysts expect Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZBH) to report $1.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Ten analysts have issued estimates for Zimmer Biomet Holdings’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $1.71 and the highest estimate coming in at $1.79. Zimmer Biomet Holdings reported […]

Neos Therapeutics, Inc. (NEOS) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Neos Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:NEOS) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has $9.00 price objective on the stock. According to Zacks, “Neos Therapeutics, Inc. is engaged in developing, manufacturing and commercializing products for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity […]

Ohr Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OHRP) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Ohr Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:OHRP) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Wednesday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $0.75 price objective on the biotechnology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Ohr Pharmaceutical, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company. It is focused on the development of […]

NantHealth Inc (NH) Downgraded to “Sell” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of NantHealth Inc (NYSE:NH) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Wednesday. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on NH. Canaccord Genuity reissued a buy rating and set a $6.00 target price (down from $8.00) on shares of NantHealth in a report […]

LegacyTexas Financial Group, Inc. (LTXB) Receives “Buy” Rating from Piper Jaffray Companies

LegacyTexas Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:LTXB)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities research analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies in a research report issued on Thursday. They presently have a $46.50 price target on the financial services provider’s stock. Piper Jaffray Companies’ price target indicates a potential upside of 18.96% from the company’s previous close. […]

MGIC Investment Corporation’s (MTG) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at FBR & Co

FBR & Co reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. Several other equities analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Deutsche Bank AG raised their price target on MGIC Investment Corporation from $13.00 to $13.50 and gave the stock a […]

ProQR Therapeutics N.V. (PRQR) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Accern Reports

Media headlines about ProQR Therapeutics N.V. (NASDAQ:PRQR) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring 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 closest to one […]

Bay Bancorp (BYBK) Receives Media Impact Score of 0.10

Press coverage about Bay Bancorp (NASDAQ:BYBK) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with […]

Harris Corporation’s (HRS) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Cowen and Company

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by equities researchers at Cowen and Company in a note issued to investors on Thursday. They currently have a $150.00 target price on the communications equipment provider’s stock. Cowen and Company’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 11.24% from the stock’s current price. Several […]

Comparing Washington Prime Group (WPG) and Kimco Realty Corporation (KIM)

Washington Prime Group (NYSE: WPG) and Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and profitability. Institutional & Insider Ownership 92.0% of Washington Prime Group shares are held by […]

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (CTT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CTT) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “CatchMark Timber Trust Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The Company is involved in the ownership, management, acquisition and disposition of timberlands primarily in the […]

Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc (LL) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc (NYSE:LL) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Lumber Liquidators, Inc. is a specialty retailer of hardwood flooring. The Company offers a selection of hardwood flooring products under multiple brands. Lumber […]

TrustCo Bank Corp NY’s (TRST) Speculative Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity reiterated their speculative buy rating on shares of TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a $7.25 price target on the bank’s stock. Separately, BidaskClub raised shares of TrustCo Bank Corp NY from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a […]

Comparing Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM) & Alio Gold (ALO)

Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) and Alio Gold (NYSE:ALO) are both basic materials 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 81.1% of Newmont Mining Corporation shares are held by […]

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Receives “Neutral” Rating from J P Morgan Chase & Co

J P Morgan Chase & Co restated their neutral rating on shares of Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) in a research note released on Wednesday. The firm currently has a GBX 6,900 ($91.68) price objective on the stock. A number of other research firms have also recently commented on RB. Investec cut their price objective […]

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Given a $80.00 Price Target by BMO Capital Markets Analysts

BMO Capital Markets set a $80.00 price target on Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the oil and gas company’s stock. A number of other analysts have also weighed in on XOM. Morgan Stanley set a $85.00 target price […]

Safestore Holdings Plc (SAFE) Reaches New 1-Year High at $460.80

Shares of Safestore Holdings Plc (LON:SAFE) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as GBX 460.80 ($6.12) and last traded at GBX 455 ($6.05), with a volume of 239,494 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at GBX 455 ($6.05). A number of research firms recently […]

Colabor Group Inc (GCL) Hits New 12-Month Low at $0.71

Colabor Group Inc (TSE:GCL)’s share price hit a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as C$0.71 and last traded at C$0.72, with a volume of 952,680 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at C$0.93. Separately, TD Securities cut their target price on Colabor Group from […]

Osiris Therapeutics (OSIR) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.17

Media headlines about Osiris Therapeutics (NASDAQ:OSIR) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative 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 nearest to one being the most […]

Nord Anglia Education Inc (NORD) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Nord Anglia Education Inc (NYSE:NORD) have earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the ten research firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, five have issued a hold recommendation and two have issued a buy recommendation on the […]

Monroe Capital Corporation (MRCC) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.34 Per Share

Wall Street analysts expect Monroe Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:MRCC) to report earnings per share (EPS) of $0.34 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Five analysts have provided estimates for Monroe Capital Corporation’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.32 and the highest is $0.35. Monroe Capital Corporation reported earnings of $0.36 per […]

Pretium Resources (PVG) versus BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Critical Contrast

Pretium Resources (NYSE: PVG) and BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations and dividends. Profitability This table compares Pretium Resources and BHP Billiton Limited’s net margins, […]

Head to Head Analysis: Genesee & Wyoming (GWR) & Its Peers

Genesee & Wyoming (NYSE: GWR) is one of 28 publicly-traded companies in the “Ground Freight & Logistics” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Genesee & Wyoming to related companies based on the strength of its profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk and dividends. Profitability This table compares […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect SITO Mobile (SITO) Share Price

Media headlines about SITO Mobile (NASDAQ:SITO) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. […]

Q2 2018 Earnings Forecast for International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Issued By KeyCorp

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) – KeyCorp reduced their Q2 2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of International Business Machines Corporation in a research note issued on Tuesday. KeyCorp analyst A. Ramnani now anticipates that the technology company will post earnings of $3.02 per share for the quarter, down from their previous estimate […]

Moneysupermarket.Com Group PLC (MONY) Receives Equal weight Rating from Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC reaffirmed their equal weight rating on shares of Moneysupermarket.Com Group PLC (LON:MONY) in a research note released on Wednesday. MONY has been the topic of several other reports. Peel Hunt raised Moneysupermarket.Com Group PLC to a buy rating in a research note on Monday, September 4th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on […]

CASI Pharmaceuticals (CASI) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows

News headlines about CASI Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CASI) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing 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 one, with scores closest […]

The ExOne (XONE) Receives News Sentiment Score of 0.16

News stories about The ExOne (NASDAQ:XONE) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern 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 being the most […]

B.P. Marsh & Partners plc (BPM) Insider Buys £8,363.52 in Stock

B.P. Marsh & Partners plc (LON:BPM) insider Daniel Topping purchased 3,267 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 17th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 256 ($3.40) per share, with a total value of £8,363.52 ($11,112.84). Shares of B.P. Marsh & Partners plc (LON:BPM) remained flat at […]

Altitude Resources Inc (ALI) Insider Eugene Wusaty Buys 275,000 Shares

Altitude Resources Inc (TSE:ALI) insider Eugene Wusaty acquired 275,000 shares of Altitude Resources stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 17th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of C$0.05 per share, with a total value of C$13,750.00. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: “[[title]]” was published by [[site]] and is owned by of [[site]]. If you […]

AltaCorp Capital Reiterates Outperform Rating for Inplay Oil Corp (IPO)

Inplay Oil Corp (TSE:IPO)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating restated by research analysts at AltaCorp Capital in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on IPO. Canaccord Genuity cut their target price on shares of Inplay Oil Corp from C$2.50 to C$2.25 in […]