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Cara Therapeutics (CARA) Receives $25.18 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Shares of Cara Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CARA) have earned an average rating of “Buy” from the eighteen ratings firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy […]

athenahealth (ATHN) Releases Earnings Results

athenahealth (NASDAQ:ATHN) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The health services provider reported $1.25 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.58 by $0.67, Bloomberg Earnings reports. athenahealth had a net margin of 4.35% and a return on equity of 9.21%. The company had revenue of $329.40 million for the quarter, […]

Verisign (VRSN) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS

Verisign (NASDAQ:VRSN) issued its earnings results on Wednesday. The information services provider reported $1.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.06 by $0.01, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Verisign had a net margin of 39.25% and a negative return on equity of 36.88%. The firm had revenue of $299.29 […]

MobileIron (MOBL) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.01 EPS

MobileIron (NASDAQ:MOBL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The software maker reported ($0.06) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.01, Bloomberg Earnings reports. MobileIron had a negative return on equity of 181.27% and a negative net margin of 31.90%. The business had revenue of $43.69 million […]

Columbia Sportswear (COLM) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance

Columbia Sportswear (NASDAQ:COLM) issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday morning. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.27-3.37 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.23. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.66-2.71 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.62 billion. Shares of Columbia Sportswear […]

SPS Commerce (SPSC) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.08 EPS

SPS Commerce (NASDAQ:SPSC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The software maker reported $0.39 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.31 by $0.08, Bloomberg Earnings reports. SPS Commerce had a positive return on equity of 2.81% and a negative net margin of 1.11%. The company had revenue of $59.09 […]

Home Bancorp (HBCP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Home Bancorp (NASDAQ:HBCP) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Thursday. According to Zacks, “HOME BANCORP, INC. is a holding company for Home Bank. Home Bancorp has not commenced operations and has no assets. Home Bank is a federally chartered mutual savings […]

ERA (ERA) Achieves Market Capitalization of $0.00

ERA (CURRENCY:ERA) traded up 13.6% against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 23:00 PM Eastern on April 26th. One ERA coin can now be bought for $0.0828 or 0.00000893 BTC on popular exchanges including CoinExchange and Cryptohub. During the last week, ERA has traded 22.7% higher against the US dollar. ERA has […]

BitcoinZ (BTCZ) Price Down 1.7% This Week

BitcoinZ (CURRENCY:BTCZ) traded up 6.5% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 22:00 PM Eastern on April 26th. One BitcoinZ coin can currently be purchased for approximately $0.0041 or 0.00000044 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges including Exrates, Crex24, Trade Satoshi and BarterDEX. BitcoinZ has a total market capitalization of $6.66 million and $62,052.00 […]

Applied Materials (AMAT) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

Media stories about Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty 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 […]

Coeur Mining (CDE) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

Coeur Mining (NYSE:CDE) has earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the ten research firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have issued a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price target among […]

Comstock Resources (CRK) Sees Unusually-High Trading Volume

Shares of Comstock Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CRK) saw an uptick in trading volume on Thursday . 9,667,843 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 1,220% from the previous session’s volume of 732,227 shares.The stock last traded at $7.00 and had previously closed at $4.76. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut Comstock Resources from a “buy” rating […]

Vsync Hits 24-Hour Volume of $2,957.00 (VSX)

Vsync (CURRENCY:VSX) traded 18.4% higher against the dollar during the one day period ending at 22:00 PM Eastern on April 26th. Vsync has a market capitalization of $2.96 million and approximately $2,957.00 worth of Vsync was traded on exchanges in the last day. Over the last week, Vsync has traded 9.5% higher against the dollar. […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Chubb (CB) Share Price

Press coverage about Chubb (NYSE:CB) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being […]

Celgene (CELG) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.11

News articles about Celgene (NASDAQ:CELG) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Celgene […]

vSlice (VSL) Market Capitalization Achieves $3.54 Million

vSlice (CURRENCY:VSL) traded 3% lower against the US dollar during the 1 day period ending at 21:00 PM ET on April 26th. Over the last seven days, vSlice has traded up 6.8% against the US dollar. One vSlice token can now be purchased for $0.11 or 0.00001145 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including Livecoin, Liqui and […]

Analysts Expect Sysco (SYY) Will Post Earnings of $0.64 Per Share

Equities research analysts expect Sysco (NYSE:SYY) to post $0.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have made estimates for Sysco’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.61 to $0.67. Sysco reported earnings per share of $0.51 in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year […]

Clearfield (CLFD) & DASAN Zhone Solutions (DZSI) Head-To-Head Analysis

DASAN Zhone Solutions (NASDAQ: DZSI) and Clearfield (NASDAQ:CLFD) 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 valuation, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings. Valuation and Earnings This table compares DASAN Zhone Solutions and Clearfield’s gross […]

$0.37 EPS Expected for Ollie’s Bargain Outlet (OLLI) This Quarter

Equities analysts forecast that Ollie’s Bargain Outlet (NASDAQ:OLLI) will post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.37 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have provided estimates for Ollie’s Bargain Outlet’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.35 and the highest is $0.39. Ollie’s Bargain Outlet reported earnings per share of $0.25 […]

The Clorox Company (CLX) Receives $132.96 Average PT from Brokerages

Shares of The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the fifteen brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating on the company. The average […]

Cullen/Frost Bankers (CFR) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.12 EPS

Cullen/Frost Bankers (NYSE:CFR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The bank reported $1.61 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.49 by $0.12, MarketWatch Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $321.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $339.53 million. Cullen/Frost Bankers had a return on equity […]

Hub Group (HUBG) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

Hub Group (NASDAQ:HUBG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The transportation company reported $0.48 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.10, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Hub Group had a return on equity of 9.36% and a net margin of 3.35%. The company had revenue of $1.10 billion for the quarter, […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect PetroChina (PTR) Share Price

News articles about PetroChina (NYSE:PTR) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to […]

D. R. Horton (DHI) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.05 EPS

D. R. Horton (NYSE:DHI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The construction company reported $0.91 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.05, MarketWatch Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $3.80 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.77 billion. D. R. Horton […]

HollyFrontier (HFC) Reaches New 12-Month High and Low at $62.24

HollyFrontier (NYSE:HFC) shares hit a new 52-week high and low during mid-day trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as $62.24 and last traded at $62.11, with a volume of 2143560 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $59.63. A number of research analysts recently issued reports on HFC shares. Royal […]

Myers Industries (MYE) Hits New 1-Year High and Low at $24.60

Myers Industries, Inc. (NYSE:MYE) shares hit a new 52-week high and low on Thursday . The company traded as low as $24.60 and last traded at $23.95, with a volume of 44528 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $24.35. MYE has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. ValuEngine […]

SenesTech (SNES) Sets New 1-Year High and Low at $0.40

Shares of SenesTech (NASDAQ:SNES) reached a new 52-week high and low during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $0.40 and last traded at $0.44, with a volume of 16651 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.45. Several research firms have issued reports on SNES. Zacks Investment Research downgraded SenesTech […]

Amedica (AMDA) Sets New 52-Week High and Low at $1.10

Shares of Amedica (NASDAQ:AMDA) hit a new 52-week high and low during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $1.10 and last traded at $1.14, with a volume of 302381 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $1.38. Several analysts have recently issued reports on AMDA shares. ValuEngine upgraded […]

Comparing Xplore Technologies (XPLR) & Its Competitors

Xplore Technologies (NASDAQ: XPLR) is one of 25 publicly-traded companies in the “Computer & office equipment” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Xplore Technologies to similar businesses based on the strength of its profitability, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation and institutional ownership. Institutional & Insider Ownership 21.5% of […]

Waves Community Token (WCT) Price Reaches $1.14 on Major Exchanges

Waves Community Token (CURRENCY:WCT) traded up 1.5% against the dollar during the 1 day period ending at 19:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. Waves Community Token has a total market capitalization of $11.41 million and $27,409.00 worth of Waves Community Token was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. During the last seven days, […]

Middlefield Can Global (RCO.UN) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.05

Middlefield Can Global (TSE:RCO.UN) announced a monthly dividend on Friday, April 27th, TickerTech reports. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.0542 per share on Tuesday, May 15th. This represents a $0.65 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.51%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, April 27th. Shares of […]

Analysts Anticipate Blue Hills Bancorp (BHBK) Will Announce Earnings of $0.20 Per Share

Equities analysts expect that Blue Hills Bancorp (NASDAQ:BHBK) will announce earnings of $0.20 per share for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Zero analysts have issued estimates for Blue Hills Bancorp’s earnings. Blue Hills Bancorp reported earnings per share of $0.14 in the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate […]

Brokerages Anticipate Box (BOX) to Post -$0.08 Earnings Per Share

Analysts expect that Box (NYSE:BOX) will announce ($0.08) earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Six analysts have made estimates for BOX’s earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.09) to ($0.08). BOX posted earnings per share of ($0.13) in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year-over-year […]

Wintrust Financial Co. (WTFC) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.19

Wintrust Financial Co. (NASDAQ:WTFC) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 26th, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 10th will be given a dividend of 0.19 per share by the bank on Thursday, May 24th. This represents a $0.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.83%. Shares of Wintrust Financial stock […]

Redwood Floating Rate (ISL.UN) Announces $0.04 Monthly Dividend

Redwood Floating Rate (TSE:ISL.UN) announced a monthly dividend on Friday, April 27th, TickerTech reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 14th will be paid a dividend of 0.0417 per share on Monday, May 14th. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.58%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, April 27th. Shares of […]

Lam Research (LRCX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the twenty-seven brokerages that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, twenty-three have assigned a buy recommendation and two have assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year […]

Precision Drilling (PD) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

Shares of Precision Drilling (TSE:PD) (NYSE:PDS) have been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the ten analysts that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has given a hold recommendation, two have issued a buy recommendation and one has issued […]

Bismuth Price Up 22.4% Over Last 7 Days (BIS)

Bismuth (CURRENCY:BIS) traded 9.5% higher against the US dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 18:00 PM Eastern on April 26th. During the last week, Bismuth has traded up 22.4% against the US dollar. One Bismuth coin can now be bought for approximately $1.88 or 0.00020592 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including Cryptopia and Octaex. […]

Contrasting CF Industries (CF) & Marrone Bio Innovations (MBII)

CF Industries (NYSE: CF) and Marrone Bio Innovations (NASDAQ:MBII) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, risk, dividends and analyst recommendations. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current recommendations for CF Industries and […]

MGM Resorts International (MGM) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS

MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) released its earnings results on Thursday. The company reported $0.29 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.30 by ($0.01), MarketWatch Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $2.82 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.82 billion. MGM Resorts International had […]

OKCash (OK) Trading Down 1.1% This Week

OKCash (CURRENCY:OK) traded up 3.3% against the U.S. dollar during the 1 day period ending at 17:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. One OKCash coin can now be bought for approximately $0.20 or 0.00002139 BTC on popular exchanges including Bleutrade, Trade Satoshi, Upbit and LiteBit.eu. OKCash has a total market capitalization of $14.51 million and […]

S&P Global (SPGI) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

S&P Global (NYSE:SPGI) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The business services provider reported $2.00 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.96 by $0.04, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The business had revenue of $1.57 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.53 billion. S&P Global had a net margin of […]

Blackmoon Price Up 30.4% Over Last 7 Days (BMC)

Blackmoon (CURRENCY:BMC) traded 6.6% higher against the U.S. dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 17:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. Blackmoon has a market capitalization of $16.90 million and $1.12 million worth of Blackmoon was traded on exchanges in the last day. Over the last week, Blackmoon has traded up 30.4% against the U.S. […]

Haven Protocol Trading Down 5.2% Over Last Day (XHV)

Haven Protocol (CURRENCY:XHV) traded down 5.2% against the dollar during the one day period ending at 17:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. One Haven Protocol coin can now be purchased for approximately $4.74 or 0.00052028 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges. Haven Protocol has a market capitalization of $8.64 million and $480,755.00 worth of Haven Protocol […]

Reviewing Tech Data (TECD) & ePlus (PLUS)

Tech Data (NASDAQ: TECD) and ePlus (NASDAQ:PLUS) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current ratings for Tech Data and ePlus, as reported […]

Starbucks Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.30 (SBUX)

Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 26th, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of 0.30 per share by the coffee company on Friday, May 25th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.02%. Shares of SBUX […]

$695.73 Million in Sales Expected for Stantec (STN) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts expect Stantec (NYSE:STN) (TSE:STN) to announce $695.73 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for Stantec’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $733.57 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $656.48 million. Stantec reported sales of $660.07 million […]

Vezt Achieves Market Cap of $3.07 Million (VZT)

Vezt (CURRENCY:VZT) traded 30.2% lower against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 16:00 PM ET on April 26th. One Vezt token can now be bought for approximately $0.0639 or 0.00000721 BTC on popular exchanges including IDEX, Qryptos and COSS. Over the last week, Vezt has traded down 25.4% against the US dollar. […]

WNS Global Services (WNS) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.06 EPS

WNS Global Services (NYSE:WNS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The business services provider reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.06, Briefing.com reports. WNS Global Services had a return on equity of 20.19% and a net margin of 7.96%. The firm had revenue of $198.20 […]

Comparing Antero Midstream GP (AMGP) & EnLink Midstream Partners (ENLK)

Antero Midstream GP (NYSE: AMGP) and EnLink Midstream Partners (NYSE:ENLK) are both mid-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends. Institutional & Insider Ownership 73.0% of Antero Midstream GP shares are owned […]