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Cambiar Investors LLC Has $4.53 Million Position in Rambus Inc. (RMBS)

Cambiar Investors LLC cut its stake in shares of Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) by 19.3% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 361,573 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 86,584 shares during the period. Cambiar Investors LLC […]

Boston Advisors LLC Buys 58,010 Shares of Callaway Golf Co (ELY)

Boston Advisors LLC lifted its stake in Callaway Golf Co (NYSE:ELY) by 21.2% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 331,810 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 58,010 shares during the quarter. Boston Advisors LLC owned approximately 0.35% […]

Cambiar Investors LLC Cuts Stake in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (AAP)

Cambiar Investors LLC lessened its position in shares of Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) by 10.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 36,798 shares of the company’s stock after selling 4,173 shares during the quarter. Cambiar Investors LLC’s holdings in Advance Auto […]

7,511 Shares in Sanmina Corp (SANM) Purchased by Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC bought a new position in shares of Sanmina Corp (NASDAQ:SANM) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm bought 7,511 shares of the electronics maker’s stock, valued at approximately $220,000. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds […]

Ceredex Value Advisors LLC Buys Shares of 1,791,517 Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

Ceredex Value Advisors LLC bought a new position in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor bought 1,791,517 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock, valued at approximately $85,671,000. Verizon Communications makes up approximately 1.0% of Ceredex Value Advisors LLC’s investment portfolio, […]

Bank of Montreal Can Boosts Holdings in Estee Lauder Companies Inc (EL)

Bank of Montreal Can boosted its stake in Estee Lauder Companies Inc (NYSE:EL) by 16.1% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 482,389 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 66,818 shares during the quarter. Bank of Montreal Can […]

O’Reilly Automotive (ORLY) Sets New 1-Year High at $290.79

O’Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) reached a new 52-week high on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $290.79 and last traded at $290.01, with a volume of 21179 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $288.82. Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised O’Reilly […]

Eagle Pharmaceuticals (EGRX) Sets New 1-Year High at $83.77

Eagle Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:EGRX) reached a new 52-week high on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $83.77 and last traded at $82.76, with a volume of 4959 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $81.75. Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Eagle […]

Fiserv Inc (FISV) Shares Sold by Ballentine Partners LLC

Ballentine Partners LLC lowered its position in Fiserv Inc (NASDAQ:FISV) by 15.9% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 4,287 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 813 shares during the period. Ballentine Partners LLC’s holdings in Fiserv were […]

Wolfe Research Begins Coverage on The Western Union (WU)

Wolfe Research started coverage on shares of The Western Union (NYSE:WU) in a report released on Tuesday. The brokerage issued an underperform rating on the credit services provider’s stock. WU has been the subject of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of The Western Union from a hold rating to a buy rating […]

Veoneer (VNE) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Jefferies Financial Group

Jefferies Financial Group assumed coverage on shares of Veoneer (NYSE:VNE) in a research report report published on Monday, MarketBeat.com reports. The brokerage issued a hold rating and a $50.00 price objective on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for Veoneer’s FY2018 earnings at ($2.76) EPS, FY2019 earnings at ($2.01) EPS, FY2020 earnings at […]

WEX (WEX) Research Coverage Started at Wolfe Research

Wolfe Research assumed coverage on shares of WEX (NYSE:WEX) in a report released on Tuesday. The firm issued a market perform rating on the business services provider’s stock. Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded WEX from a hold rating to a buy rating and set […]

Ballentine Partners LLC Has $2.83 Million Holdings in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

Ballentine Partners LLC grew its holdings in shares of United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) by 68.0% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 26,597 shares of the transportation company’s stock after buying an additional 10,763 shares during the quarter. Ballentine […]

Critical Contrast: Bridgestone (BRDCY) vs. Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB)

Bridgestone (OTCMKTS: BRDCY) and Cooper Tire & Rubber (NYSE:CTB) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, valuation, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Bridgestone and Cooper Tire & Rubber’s revenue, earnings […]

GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) Stake Boosted by Ballentine Partners LLC

Ballentine Partners LLC grew its holdings in GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) by 43.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 17,607 shares of the pharmaceutical company’s stock after purchasing an additional 5,337 shares during the period. Ballentine Partners LLC’s holdings […]

Micron Technology (MU) Given a $68.00 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group Analysts

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) has been assigned a $68.00 price target by investment analysts at Goldman Sachs Group in a research note issued on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock. Goldman Sachs Group’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 20.95% from the company’s current price. MU has […]

Adobe Systems (ADBE) Reaches New 1-Year High at $259.93

Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE)’s share price hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $259.93 and last traded at $259.58, with a volume of 71035 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $257.40. Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on ADBE shares. JMP […]

BMC Stock (BMCH) Now Covered by Wedbush

Equities research analysts at Wedbush assumed coverage on shares of BMC Stock (NASDAQ:BMCH) in a research report issued on Wednesday, MarketBeat.com reports. The brokerage set an “outperform” rating and a $27.00 price target on the stock. Wedbush’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 23.01% from the stock’s current price. Several other equities analysts have […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Texas Roadhouse (TXRH) to Hold

Texas Roadhouse (NASDAQ:TXRH) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Texas Roadhouse, Inc. is a full-service, casual dining restaurant chain, which offers assorted seasoned and aged steaks hand-cut daily on the premises and cooked to order over […]

Atria Investments LLC Raises Position in Vanguard Health Care ETF (VHT)

Atria Investments LLC boosted its stake in Vanguard Health Care ETF (NYSEARCA:VHT) by 10.1% in the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 8,261 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 757 shares during the quarter. Atria Investments LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Health Care ETF were worth $1,315,000 at the end of […]

Freshpet Inc (FRPT) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Freshpet Inc (NASDAQ:FRPT) has earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the eleven research firms that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, four have issued a buy recommendation and two have given a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month target […]

United Financial Bancorp Inc (UBNK) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

United Financial Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:UBNK) has been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the six analysts that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and one has issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month […]

Amalgamated Bank Has $10.71 Million Stake in QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)

Amalgamated Bank grew its position in QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) by 3.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 190,890 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock after buying an additional 6,856 shares during the quarter. Amalgamated Bank’s holdings in QUALCOMM were worth […]

Amalgamated Bank Cuts Holdings in iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF (IWF)

Amalgamated Bank cut its stake in iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:IWF) by 16.5% during the 2nd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 37,300 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 7,350 shares during the quarter. Amalgamated Bank’s holdings in iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF were worth $5,364,000 as of its most recent […]

Facebook, Inc. Common Stock (FB) Position Raised by Ardevora Asset Management LLP

Ardevora Asset Management LLP increased its position in shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock (NASDAQ:FB) by 0.2% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 170,217 shares of the social networking company’s stock after purchasing an additional […]

Cimarex Energy Co Forecasted to Earn FY2019 Earnings of $10.20 Per Share (XEC)

Cimarex Energy Co (NYSE:XEC) – Stock analysts at Imperial Capital reduced their FY2019 earnings estimates for Cimarex Energy in a research note issued on Wednesday, July 18th. Imperial Capital analyst I. Haas now forecasts that the oil and gas producer will earn $10.20 per share for the year, down from their previous estimate of $10.32. […]

Chatham Lodging Trust (CLDT) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $83.34 Million

Equities research analysts expect Chatham Lodging Trust (NYSE:CLDT) to announce sales of $83.34 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Three analysts have issued estimates for Chatham Lodging Trust’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $82.78 million and the highest is $83.70 million. Chatham Lodging Trust reported sales of $77.91 million in the same […]

National Bank Financial Increases Encana (ECA) Price Target to $22.00

Encana (NYSE:ECA) (TSE:ECA) had its target price hoisted by National Bank Financial from $18.00 to $22.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm currently has a “$12.96” rating on the oil and gas company’s stock. National Bank Financial’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 69.75% from the company’s previous […]

Franklin Electric (FELE) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Franklin Electric (NASDAQ:FELE) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Franklin Electric is a global leader in the production and marketing of systems and components for the movement of water and automotive fuels. Franklin Electric has produced high-quality industrial […]

Equity Commonwealth (EQC) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Equity Commonwealth is an internally managed and self-advised real estate investment trust. It primarily owns office buildings located throughout the United States. The majority of its […]

Q4 2018 EPS Estimates for Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS) Decreased by Analyst

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) – Investment analysts at KeyCorp decreased their Q4 2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Oasis Petroleum in a report released on Monday, July 16th. KeyCorp analyst D. Deckelbaum now anticipates that the energy producer will post earnings per share of $0.12 for the quarter, down from their prior forecast of […]

Global Water Resources (GWRS) & Aqua America (WTR) Critical Survey

Global Water Resources (NASDAQ: GWRS) and Aqua America (NYSE:WTR) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership and earnings. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Global Water Resources and Aqua America’s gross revenue, […]

$792.43 Million in Sales Expected for Ciena Co. (CIEN) This Quarter

Brokerages predict that Ciena Co. (NYSE:CIEN) will announce sales of $792.43 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Eight analysts have made estimates for Ciena’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $782.83 million and the highest is $797.37 million. Ciena posted sales of $728.72 million during the same quarter last year, which would indicate […]

National Bankshares (NKSH) Downgraded by BidaskClub

National Bankshares (NASDAQ:NKSH) was downgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Friday. Separately, Sandler O’Neill set a $49.00 price target on shares of National Bankshares and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 28th. Shares of […]

Lands’ End (LE) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

Lands’ End (NASDAQ:LE) was downgraded by BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. Several other equities research analysts have also commented on LE. Craig Hallum boosted their price target on shares of Lands’ End from $15.00 to $20.00 and gave the company […]

FY2018 EPS Estimates for National Fuel Gas Co. Lowered by Analyst (NFG)

National Fuel Gas Co. (NYSE:NFG) – Research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group lowered their FY2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for National Fuel Gas in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, July 18th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst C. Sighinolfi now anticipates that the oil and gas producer will post earnings of $3.25 per share […]

Stride Gaming (STR) Reaches New 1-Year Low at $130.00

Stride Gaming PLC (LON:STR) shares reached a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as low as GBX 130 ($1.72) and last traded at GBX 131 ($1.73), with a volume of 8037 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 133.50 ($1.77). The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which […]

Ventas, Inc. Expected to Post FY2018 Earnings of $4.09 Per Share (VTR)

Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Financial Group raised their FY2018 EPS estimates for Ventas in a report issued on Tuesday, July 17th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst O. Okusanya now forecasts that the real estate investment trust will post earnings per share of $4.09 for the year, up from their prior estimate of […]

Darling Ingredients Inc (DAR) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of Darling Ingredients Inc (NYSE:DAR) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the ten brokerages that are covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, four have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating on the company. The […]

Plains GP Holdings LP (PAGP) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Plains GP Holdings LP (NYSE:PAGP) has been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty-four analysts that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, ten have assigned a hold recommendation, ten have assigned a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation […]

Analysts Set Expectations for Aptinyx Inc’s Q2 2018 Earnings (APTX)

Aptinyx Inc (NASDAQ:APTX) – Equities research analysts at Leerink Swann issued their Q2 2018 earnings per share estimates for Aptinyx in a note issued to investors on Monday, July 16th. Leerink Swann analyst G. Porges expects that the company will post earnings per share of ($0.43) for the quarter. Leerink Swann has a “Outperform” rating […]

U.S. Global Investors (GROW) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

News stories about U.S. Global Investors (NASDAQ:GROW) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest […]

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Unum Therapeutics Inc (UMRX) to Post -$0.33 EPS

Brokerages forecast that Unum Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:UMRX) will announce earnings of ($0.33) per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Unum Therapeutics’ earnings. The highest EPS estimate is ($0.30) and the lowest is ($0.35). The company is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings report on […]

Somewhat Critical Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Diversified Restaurant (SAUC) Stock Price

Media coverage about Diversified Restaurant (NASDAQ:SAUC) has trended somewhat negative recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one […]

Q2 2018 Earnings Estimate for Cloud Peak Energy Inc. Issued By Seaport Global Securities (CLD)

Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (NYSE:CLD) – Investment analysts at Seaport Global Securities decreased their Q2 2018 earnings per share estimates for Cloud Peak Energy in a research report issued on Monday, July 16th. Seaport Global Securities analyst M. Levin now expects that the mining company will post earnings per share of ($0.17) for the quarter, […]

Q2 2018 Earnings Estimate for Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP) Issued By US Capital Advisors

Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ETP) – Equities researchers at US Capital Advisors increased their Q2 2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Energy Transfer Partners in a report released on Tuesday, July 17th. US Capital Advisors analyst B. Followill now anticipates that the pipeline company will earn $0.25 per share for the quarter, up from […]

Traders Buy Booking (BKNG) on Weakness on Insider Selling

Traders purchased shares of Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:BKNG) on weakness during trading hours on Thursday after an insider sold shares in the company. $196.03 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $129.51 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $66.52 million into the stock. Of […]

Targa Resources (TRGP) Hits New 1-Year High Following Dividend Announcement

Targa Resources Corp (NYSE:TRGP) reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Thursday following a dividend announcement from the company. The stock traded as high as $53.24 and last traded at $52.41, with a volume of 87779 shares. The stock had previously closed at $52.75. The newly announced dividend which will be paid on […]

Analysts Set Expectations for Continental Resources, Inc.’s Q2 2018 Earnings (CLR)

Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) – Investment analysts at KeyCorp dropped their Q2 2018 EPS estimates for shares of Continental Resources in a research note issued to investors on Monday, July 16th. KeyCorp analyst D. Deckelbaum now expects that the oil and natural gas company will earn $0.69 per share for the quarter, down from their […]

Summit Industrial Income REIT to Post Q2 2018 Earnings of $0.14 Per Share, National Bank Financial Forecasts (SMU)

Summit Industrial Income REIT (TSE:SMU) – Stock analysts at National Bank Financial issued their Q2 2018 EPS estimates for Summit Industrial Income REIT in a report released on Wednesday, July 18th. National Bank Financial analyst M. Kornack anticipates that the company will earn $0.14 per share for the quarter. Summit Industrial Income REIT (TSE:SMU) last […]