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KeyCorp Analysts Cut Earnings Estimates for IBM (NYSE:IBM)

IBM (NYSE:IBM) – KeyCorp lowered their FY2020 earnings estimates for IBM in a report issued on Wednesday, October 16th. KeyCorp analyst A. Ramnani now forecasts that the technology company will earn $13.38 per share for the year, down from their previous estimate of $13.44. KeyCorp currently has a “Hold” rating on the stock. IBM has […]

Q4 2019 Earnings Forecast for Marten Transport, Ltd (NASDAQ:MRTN) Issued By Seaport Global Securities

Marten Transport, Ltd (NASDAQ:MRTN) – Investment analysts at Seaport Global Securities dropped their Q4 2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Marten Transport in a report released on Friday, October 18th. Seaport Global Securities analyst K. Sterling now anticipates that the transportation company will post earnings per share of $0.28 for the quarter, […]

Uluru (OTCMKTS:ULUR) & BIOFRONTERA AG/ADR (OTCMKTS:BFRA) Head to Head Contrast

Uluru (OTCMKTS:ULUR) and BIOFRONTERA AG/ADR (NASDAQ:BFRA) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk and valuation. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Uluru and BIOFRONTERA AG/ADR’s gross revenue, earnings per share and […]

Weekly Investment Analysts’ Ratings Changes for LivePerson (LPSN)

Several analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets for LivePerson (NASDAQ: LPSN): 10/8/2019 – LivePerson was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. 10/7/2019 – LivePerson had its price target raised by analysts at Barclays PLC from $36.00 to $44.00. They now have an “overweight” rating on […]

Dragon Victory International (NASDAQ:LYL) and Oaktree Strategic Income (NASDAQ:OCSI) Head to Head Survey

Dragon Victory International (NASDAQ:LYL) and Oaktree Strategic Income (NASDAQ:OCSI) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and risk. Profitability This table compares Dragon Victory International and Oaktree Strategic Income’s […]

$324.41 Million in Sales Expected for Gulfport Energy Co. (NASDAQ:GPOR) This Quarter

Equities analysts expect that Gulfport Energy Co. (NASDAQ:GPOR) will post $324.41 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Eight analysts have made estimates for Gulfport Energy’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $340.30 million and the lowest is $258.00 million. Gulfport Energy reported sales of $360.96 million during the same quarter last year, […]

United Microelectronics (UMC) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday

United Microelectronics (NYSE:UMC) will be releasing its earnings data before the market opens on Wednesday, October 30th. Persons that are interested in registering for the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link. United Microelectronics (NYSE:UMC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 24th. The semiconductor company reported $0.02 EPS for […]

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock (NASDAQ:GLDD) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock (NASDAQ:GLDD) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Saturday morning, BidAskClub reports. A number of other brokerages also recently commented on GLDD. Noble Financial reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $13.80 price objective on shares of Great Lakes Dredge […]

Contrasting Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) & Change Healthcare (NASDAQ:CHNG)

Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) and Change Healthcare (NASDAQ:CHNG) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk and institutional ownership. Insider and Institutional Ownership 66.6% of Workday shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.9% […]

Zacks: Analysts Expect GasLog Partners LP Unit (NYSE:GLOP) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $94.40 Million

Equities analysts forecast that GasLog Partners LP Unit (NYSE:GLOP) will announce sales of $94.40 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have made estimates for GasLog Partners LP Unit’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $91.00 million to $95.96 million. GasLog Partners LP Unit posted sales of $81.89 million in the […]

Head-To-Head Review: Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN) & Aramark (NASDAQ:ARMK)

Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN) and Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and analyst recommendations. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Bloomin’ Brands and Aramark, as reported by […]

Hudson Pacific Properties (HPP) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Hudson Pacific Properties (NYSE:HPP) is set to announce its earnings results before the market opens on Wednesday, October 30th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.51 per share for the quarter. Hudson Pacific Properties has set its FY19 guidance at $1.98-2.04 EPS.Investors interested in participating in the company’s conference call can do so […]

Arthur J Gallagher & Co (AJG) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Arthur J Gallagher & Co (NYSE:AJG) is set to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, October 24th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.79 per share for the quarter. Investors interested in registering for the company’s conference call can do so using this link. Arthur J Gallagher & Co […]

Contrasting Tocagen (NASDAQ:TOCA) & Akebia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AKBA)

Tocagen (NASDAQ:TOCA) and Akebia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AKBA) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, earnings, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Insider & Institutional Ownership 35.4% of Tocagen shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 71.8% of […]

$990.14 Million in Sales Expected for First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) This Quarter

Equities analysts expect First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) to announce sales of $990.14 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for First Solar’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $1.15 billion and the lowest is $702.25 million. First Solar reported sales of $676.22 million during the same quarter last year, […]

Contrasting LAIX (LAIX) and The Competition

LAIX (NYSE: LAIX) is one of 48 public companies in the “Educational services” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare LAIX to related companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, risk and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent recommendations and […]

EVO Payments (NASDAQ:EVOP) Earns Outperform Rating from Analysts at Wells Fargo & Co

Research analysts at Wells Fargo & Co initiated coverage on shares of EVO Payments (NASDAQ:EVOP) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The firm set an “outperform” rating and a $32.00 price target on the stock. Wells Fargo & Co‘s price objective would indicate a potential upside of […]

Tocagen Inc (NASDAQ:TOCA) Forecasted to Earn FY2019 Earnings of ($2.91) Per Share

Tocagen Inc (NASDAQ:TOCA) – Research analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald issued their FY2019 earnings per share estimates for Tocagen in a report released on Thursday, October 17th. Cantor Fitzgerald analyst V. Kumar anticipates that the company will post earnings of ($2.91) per share for the year. Cantor Fitzgerald has a “Neutral” rating on the stock. Cantor […]

FY2019 EPS Estimates for Hardwoods Distribution Inc (TSE:HDI) Raised by Analyst

Hardwoods Distribution Inc (TSE:HDI) – Investment analysts at National Bank Financial raised their FY2019 EPS estimates for Hardwoods Distribution in a report released on Wednesday, October 16th. National Bank Financial analyst Z. Evershed now expects that the company will earn $1.31 per share for the year, up from their prior estimate of $1.30. National Bank […]

Visa Inc (NYSE:V) Expected to Post FY2019 Earnings of $5.41 Per Share

Visa Inc (NYSE:V) – Research analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald issued their FY2019 EPS estimates for Visa in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, October 16th. Cantor Fitzgerald analyst J. Foresi anticipates that the credit-card processor will post earnings of $5.41 per share for the year. Several other equities research analysts have also recently […]

Financial Contrast: bebe stores (OTCMKTS:BEBE) vs. Apex Global Brands (OTCMKTS:APEX)

bebe stores (OTCMKTS:BEBE) and Apex Global Brands (NASDAQ:APEX) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Insider & Institutional Ownership 0.0% of bebe stores shares are held by institutional investors. […]

Baytex Energy (NYSE:BTE) & Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) Head to Head Contrast

Baytex Energy (NYSE:BTE) and Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends and risk. Volatility and Risk Baytex Energy has a beta of 2.56, meaning that its stock price is […]

Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) has been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the six ratings firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, one has assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The average 12 […]

Boise Cascade (NYSE:BCC) Hits New 1-Year High Following Insider Buying Activity

Boise Cascade Co (NYSE:BCC) hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Wednesday following insider buying activity. The company traded as high as $36.16 and last traded at $35.88, with a volume of 227648 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $35.35. Specifically, insider Stewart David bought 196,000 shares of the firm’s […]

PTC Sees Unusually High Options Volume (NASDAQ:PTC)

PTC Inc (NASDAQ:PTC) saw some unusual options trading on Monday. Stock traders acquired 4,113 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 5,776% compared to the typical volume of 70 put options. In other PTC news, Director Donald K. Grierson sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred […]

AdvanSix (NYSE:ASIX) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine

ValuEngine downgraded shares of AdvanSix (NYSE:ASIX) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday morning, ValuEngine reports. Several other equities analysts have also commented on ASIX. Zacks Investment Research lowered AdvanSix from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a report on Wednesday, June […]

Dana (NYSE:DAN) Downgraded to Strong Sell at ValuEngine

ValuEngine cut shares of Dana (NYSE:DAN) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research report released on Saturday morning, ValuEngine reports. DAN has been the topic of a number of other reports. TheStreet downgraded Dana from a b- rating to a c+ rating in a report on Tuesday, August 20th. Zacks […]

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Shares Gap Down on Insider Selling

Shares of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) gapped down prior to trading on Tuesday following insider selling activity. The stock had previously closed at $284.94, but opened at $278.05. Netflix shares last traded at $266.69, with a volume of 11,348,410 shares changing hands. Specifically, CEO Reed Hastings sold 40,061 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction […]

Trifast (LON:TRI) Reaches New 52-Week Low After Analyst Downgrade

Trifast plc (LON:TRI) shares reached a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Monday after Peel Hunt lowered their price target on the stock from GBX 300 to GBX 270. Peel Hunt currently has a buy rating on the stock. Trifast traded as low as GBX 149 ($1.95) and last traded at GBX 165 ($2.16), […]

JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU) Stock Price Up 7.3% After Better-Than-Expected Earnings

JetBlue Airways Co. (NASDAQ:JBLU)’s share price rose 7.3% on Tuesday following a stronger than expected earnings report. The stock traded as high as $18.86 and last traded at $18.80, approximately 13,136,692 shares traded hands during mid-day trading. An increase of 183% from the average daily volume of 4,635,892 shares. The stock had previously closed at […]

Volkswagen (ETR:VOW3) Given a €195.00 Price Target at Barclays

Volkswagen (ETR:VOW3) received a €195.00 ($226.74) price objective from equities researchers at Barclays in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Barclays‘s target price would suggest a potential upside of 14.02% from the company’s previous close. A number of […]

Regions Financial Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:RF)

Regions Financial Corp (NYSE:RF) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Investors bought 19,355 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,704% compared to the average daily volume of 1,073 call options. In related news, COO John B. Owen sold 40,000 shares of the stock in a transaction […]

Investors Purchase High Volume of DCP Midstream Put Options (NYSE:DCP)

DCP Midstream LP (NYSE:DCP) saw unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Traders acquired 1,444 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,019% compared to the average volume of 129 put options. In other DCP Midstream news, Director Fred J. Fowler bought 6,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that […]

Iberdrola (BME:IBE) PT Set at €9.40 by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Iberdrola (BME:IBE) has been given a €9.40 ($10.93) price objective by JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report issued on Monday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Several other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Goldman Sachs Group set a €9.90 ($11.51) target […]

Zacks: RGC Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:RGCO) Given $30.00 Average Target Price by Brokerages

Shares of RGC Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:RGCO) have been given a consensus broker rating score of 2.00 (Buy) from the two analysts that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. Brokers have set a […]

HALFORDS GRP PL/ADR (OTCMKTS:HLFDY) Lowered to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

HALFORDS GRP PL/ADR (OTCMKTS:HLFDY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Halfords Group Plc engages in the retail of automotive, cycling products as well as auto repair. It operating segments includes Halfords Retail and Halfords Autocentres. Halfords […]

Eastman Chemical (NYSE:EMN) Expected to Post Earnings of $1.99 Per Share

Analysts expect that Eastman Chemical (NYSE:EMN) will announce $1.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have provided estimates for Eastman Chemical’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $2.03 and the lowest estimate coming in at $1.93. Eastman Chemical posted earnings per share of $2.34 in […]

$51.98 Million in Sales Expected for Peoples Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:PEBO) This Quarter

Brokerages predict that Peoples Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:PEBO) will report $51.98 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Peoples Bancorp’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $52.25 million and the lowest is $51.70 million. Peoples Bancorp reported sales of $47.68 million during the same quarter last year, […]

Liquidity Network Price Down 58.8% Over Last Week (LQD)

Liquidity Network (CURRENCY:LQD) traded 2.7% lower against the dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 0:00 AM ET on October 22nd. During the last week, Liquidity Network has traded 58.8% lower against the dollar. One Liquidity Network token can currently be bought for $0.0108 or 0.00000134 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges including Hotbit, IDEX, Bilaxy […]

Digix Gold Token (DGX) Price Reaches $47.34

Digix Gold Token (CURRENCY:DGX) traded up 0.7% against the US dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 0:00 AM E.T. on October 22nd. One Digix Gold Token token can now be purchased for about $47.34 or 0.00591675 BTC on popular exchanges including Kryptono, Ethfinex and Kyber Network. Digix Gold Token has a market cap […]

Golem (GNT) Hits 1-Day Trading Volume of $1.72 Million

Golem (CURRENCY:GNT) traded down 1.4% against the dollar during the one day period ending at 23:00 PM E.T. on October 22nd. One Golem token can currently be bought for $0.0448 or 0.00000555 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including Mercatox, Zebpay, Vebitcoin and WazirX. Over the last week, Golem has traded down 11.6% against the dollar. Golem […]

ProChain Price Hits $0.0441 on Exchanges (PRA)

ProChain (CURRENCY:PRA) traded 15% lower against the US dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 23:00 PM E.T. on October 22nd. In the last seven days, ProChain has traded 5% lower against the US dollar. ProChain has a total market capitalization of $2.19 million and approximately $97,413.00 worth of ProChain was traded on exchanges […]

Loopring Price Reaches $0.0297 on Major Exchanges (LRC)

Loopring (CURRENCY:LRC) traded 2.8% lower against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 23:00 PM E.T. on October 22nd. Loopring has a total market capitalization of $26.87 million and $3.15 million worth of Loopring was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. Over the last week, Loopring has traded 7.6% lower against the […]

Wibson Market Capitalization Tops $748,094.00 (WIB)

Wibson (CURRENCY:WIB) traded 13.9% higher against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 23:00 PM Eastern on October 22nd. Over the last seven days, Wibson has traded 43.6% lower against the dollar. Wibson has a market cap of $748,094.00 and $18,662.00 worth of Wibson was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Wibson […]

Waves (WAVES) Price Tops $0.80

Waves (CURRENCY:WAVES) traded down 1.3% against the US dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 23:00 PM Eastern on October 22nd. One Waves coin can now be purchased for approximately $0.80 or 0.00009876 BTC on major exchanges including Cryptohub, Gate.io, Exrates and HitBTC. Waves has a total market cap of $79.65 million and approximately $13.05 […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Manitowoc Company Inc (NYSE:MTW) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $450.48 Million

Wall Street brokerages predict that Manitowoc Company Inc (NYSE:MTW) will post sales of $450.48 million for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have made estimates for Manitowoc’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $463.60 million and the lowest is $427.60 million. Manitowoc reported sales of $450.10 million in the same quarter last […]

$326.86 Million in Sales Expected for Hancock Whitney Corp (NYSE:HWC) This Quarter

Analysts expect Hancock Whitney Corp (NYSE:HWC) to post $326.86 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Five analysts have made estimates for Hancock Whitney’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $335.80 million and the lowest is $316.40 million. Hancock Whitney posted sales of $291.97 million during the same quarter last […]

AMC Entertainment (NYSE:AMC) Shares Up 5.9%

AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc (NYSE:AMC)’s share price shot up 5.9% during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $9.91 and last traded at $9.76, 2,211,260 shares traded hands during mid-day trading. An increase of 9% from the average session volume of 2,027,425 shares. The stock had previously closed at $9.22. Several […]

$0.07 Earnings Per Share Expected for NOW Inc (NYSE:DNOW) This Quarter

Equities analysts expect that NOW Inc (NYSE:DNOW) will report $0.07 earnings per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Six analysts have made estimates for NOW’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.12 and the lowest is $0.00. NOW posted earnings per share of $0.15 during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a […]

CoinUs 1-Day Trading Volume Tops $662.00 (CNUS)

CoinUs (CURRENCY:CNUS) traded 59.1% lower against the dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 21:00 PM Eastern on October 22nd. During the last seven days, CoinUs has traded down 11.3% against the dollar. One CoinUs token can now be purchased for about $0.0013 or 0.00000016 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges including Allbit and DigiFinex. […]