Archive for Mark James

Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN) has received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the nine analysts that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have issued a hold recommendation and four have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price […]

Brickblock 1-Day Volume Tops $21,782.00 (BBK)

Brickblock (CURRENCY:BBK) traded 1.6% lower against the US dollar during the 1 day period ending at 8:00 AM ET on November 18th. During the last seven days, Brickblock has traded up 9.7% against the US dollar. One Brickblock token can currently be bought for about $0.0324 or 0.00000380 BTC on popular exchanges including BitMart, IDEX […]

Tripadvisor Inc Announces Dividend of $3.50 (NASDAQ:TRIP)

Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) announced a dividend on Friday, November 8th, Fidelity reports. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 20th will be given a dividend of 3.50 per share by the travel company on Wednesday, December 4th. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 19th. TRIP opened at $31.14 on Monday. Tripadvisor has a one year low […]

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Grows Position in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG)

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) by 8.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,687 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock after buying an additional 135 shares during the […]

Investment Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Changes for Chemours (CC)

A number of research firms have changed their ratings and price targets for Chemours (NYSE: CC): 11/7/2019 – Chemours had its price target raised by analysts at BMO Capital Markets from $23.00 to $25.00. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. 11/6/2019 – Chemours had its price target raised by analysts at Citigroup […]

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Raises Position in Avery Dennison Corp (NYSE:AVY)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. lifted its stake in shares of Avery Dennison Corp (NYSE:AVY) by 10.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 47,182 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,533 shares during the […]

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Acquires 92,255 Shares of Trueblue Inc (NYSE:TBI)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. grew its holdings in shares of Trueblue Inc (NYSE:TBI) by 65.9% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 232,273 shares of the business services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 92,255 shares during the […]

Wrap Technologies Inc (OTCMKTS:WRTC) Major Shareholder Scot Cohen Buys 25,000 Shares

Wrap Technologies Inc (OTCMKTS:WRTC) major shareholder Scot Cohen acquired 25,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 12th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $4.35 per share, with a total value of $108,750.00. Large shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s stock are required to disclose […]

Littelfuse, Inc. (LFUS) To Go Ex-Dividend on November 20th

Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 30th, Zacks reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 21st will be paid a dividend of 0.48 per share by the technology company on Thursday, December 5th. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.08%. The ex-dividend date […]

B&M European Value Retail (LON:BME) Price Target Lowered to GBX 425 at Goldman Sachs Group

B&M European Value Retail (LON:BME) had its price objective reduced by Goldman Sachs Group from GBX 440 ($5.75) to GBX 425 ($5.55) in a research note released on Thursday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. They currently have a buy rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently commented on BME. Liberum Capital […]

Morgan Stanley Sells 1,402 Shares of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMCF)

Morgan Stanley cut its position in shares of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMCF) by 9.9% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 12,711 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,402 shares during the quarter. Morgan Stanley’s holdings in Rocky Mountain […]

Cetera Investment Advisers Has $232,000 Stake in American Express (NYSE:AXP)

Cetera Investment Advisers decreased its position in American Express (NYSE:AXP) by 31.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,927 shares of the payment services company’s stock after selling 896 shares during the quarter. Cetera Investment Advisers’ holdings in American Express were […]

iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Value ETF (NYSEARCA:JKL) Holdings Raised by Cetera Advisors LLC

Cetera Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Value ETF (NYSEARCA:JKL) by 9.9% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,647 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 329 shares during the quarter. […]

CBAK Energy Technology Inc (NASDAQ:CBAT) Short Interest Up 6.9% in October

CBAK Energy Technology Inc (NASDAQ:CBAT) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 107,900 shares, an increase of 6.9% from the September 30th total of 100,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 149,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]

SG Americas Securities LLC Buys 2,389 Shares of Restaurant Brands International Inc (NYSE:QSR)

SG Americas Securities LLC raised its stake in Restaurant Brands International Inc (NYSE:QSR) (TSE:QSR) by 15.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 18,197 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,389 shares during the period. […]

Recent Analysts’ Ratings Changes for LEG & GEN GRP P/S (LGGNY)

LEG & GEN GRP P/S (OTCMKTS: LGGNY) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms: 11/16/2019 – LEG & GEN GRP P/S was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating. According to Zacks, “LEGAL & GENERAL is a leading UK risk, savings and […]

$830.84 Million in Sales Expected for Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) This Quarter

Analysts expect Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) to post sales of $830.84 million for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have made estimates for Varian Medical Systems’ earnings, with estimates ranging from $822.70 million to $849.50 million. Varian Medical Systems posted sales of $741.00 million in the same quarter last year, which […]

State of Tennessee Treasury Department Increases Stock Position in RMR Group Inc (NASDAQ:RMR)

State of Tennessee Treasury Department boosted its stake in RMR Group Inc (NASDAQ:RMR) by 7.8% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 4,926 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 355 shares during the quarter. […]

Weekly Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Mimecast (MIME)

Mimecast (NASDAQ: MIME) has recently received a number of price target changes and ratings updates: 11/13/2019 – Mimecast was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating. 11/8/2019 – Mimecast had its price target lowered by analysts at Barclays PLC from $54.00 to $50.00. They now have an “overweight” rating […]

Brookdale Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE:BKD) Short Interest Down 6.1% in October

Brookdale Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE:BKD) saw a large decrease in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 9,160,000 shares, a decrease of 6.1% from the September 30th total of 9,750,000 shares. Currently, 5.1% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average trading volume […]

Bancorpsouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) Short Interest Update

Bancorpsouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,610,000 shares, a decrease of 7.9% from the September 30th total of 3,920,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 434,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently […]

Equitable Group Inc. (TSE:EQB) Senior Officer Sells C$345,000.00 in Stock

Equitable Group Inc. (TSE:EQB) Senior Officer Timothy James Wilson sold 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$115.00, for a total transaction of C$345,000.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 15,540 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately […]

Baidu Inc (NASDAQ:BIDU) Shares Acquired by Cetera Advisors LLC

Cetera Advisors LLC increased its holdings in Baidu Inc (NASDAQ:BIDU) by 104.4% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 7,375 shares of the information services provider’s stock after buying an additional 3,766 shares during the period. Cetera Advisors LLC’s holdings in Baidu were worth $614,000 […]

Cetera Advisor Networks LLC Has $726,000 Stake in First Trust Cloud Computing ETF (NASDAQ:SKYY)

Cetera Advisor Networks LLC decreased its holdings in shares of First Trust Cloud Computing ETF (NASDAQ:SKYY) by 1.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 12,752 shares of the company’s stock after selling 227 shares during the quarter. […]

Brookfield Asset Management Inc (NYSE:BAM) Short Interest Update

Brookfield Asset Management Inc (NYSE:BAM) (TSE:BAM.A) saw a significant increase in short interest in October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 8,370,000 shares, an increase of 5.2% from the September 30th total of 7,960,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,780,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.7 days. […]

Resolute Mining (LON:RSG) Hits New 12-Month Low at $59.50

Resolute Mining Limited (LON:RSG) hit a new 52-week low on Monday . The stock traded as low as GBX 59.50 ($0.78) and last traded at GBX 59.50 ($0.78), with a volume of 57462 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at GBX 62.76 ($0.82). Several brokerages have recently weighed in on RSG. Shore Capital reissued […]

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) was the target of a large decrease in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,690,000 shares, a decrease of 8.5% from the September 30th total of 12,770,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,670,000 shares, the short-interest […]

D.A. Davidson & CO. Grows Position in Newmont Goldcorp Corp (NYSE:NEM)

D.A. Davidson & CO. grew its stake in shares of Newmont Goldcorp Corp (NYSE:NEM) by 3.6% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 17,509 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after purchasing an additional 613 shares during the quarter. D.A. […]

Eqis Capital Management Inc. Has $265,000 Stock Holdings in Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI)

Eqis Capital Management Inc. trimmed its position in Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI) by 17.2% during the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 12,869 shares of the pipeline company’s stock after selling 2,678 shares during the period. Eqis Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in Kinder Morgan were worth $265,000 at the end of the most recent […]

First Trust Advisors LP Sells 9,796 Shares of UDR, Inc. (NYSE:UDR)

First Trust Advisors LP trimmed its holdings in shares of UDR, Inc. (NYSE:UDR) by 4.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 198,735 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 9,796 shares during the quarter. First Trust Advisors […]

First Trust Advisors LP Has $9.81 Million Position in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG)

First Trust Advisors LP cut its position in shares of Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) by 70.2% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 18,173 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock after selling 42,794 shares during the quarter. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in Intuitive Surgical were worth $9,812,000 as of its […]

First Trust Advisors LP Sells 114,513 Shares of Edwards Lifesciences Corp (NYSE:EW)

First Trust Advisors LP cut its stake in shares of Edwards Lifesciences Corp (NYSE:EW) by 70.8% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 47,242 shares of the medical research company’s stock after selling 114,513 shares during the quarter. First Trust […]

ConforMIS Inc (NASDAQ:CFMS) Position Increased by Creative Planning

Creative Planning raised its holdings in shares of ConforMIS Inc (NASDAQ:CFMS) by 93.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 123,761 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock after purchasing an additional 59,839 shares during the period. Creative Planning’s […]

Mackay Shields LLC Has $585,000 Stake in Bridgewater Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:BWB)

Mackay Shields LLC raised its position in shares of Bridgewater Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:BWB) by 15.0% in the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 48,934 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 6,400 shares during the period. Mackay Shields LLC’s holdings in Bridgewater Bancshares were worth $585,000 at the end of the […]

Mackay Shields LLC Trims Stock Position in Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI)

Mackay Shields LLC lessened its holdings in Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI) by 92.2% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 13,815 shares of the company’s stock after selling 162,410 shares during the quarter. Mackay Shields LLC’s holdings in Service Co. International were worth $661,000 at the end of the most recent reporting […]

Zacks: Brokerages Expect Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $801.83 Million

Wall Street analysts expect Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) to report sales of $801.83 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Eight analysts have issued estimates for Citrix Systems’ earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $815.40 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $797.00 million. Citrix Systems posted sales […]

TD Securities Trims Turquoise Hill Resources (TSE:TRQ) Target Price to C$1.75

Turquoise Hill Resources (TSE:TRQ) (NYSE:TRQ) had its target price cut by TD Securities from C$2.00 to C$1.75 in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, BayStreet.CA reports. They currently have a speculative buy rating on the stock. Separately, CIBC cut their target price on Turquoise Hill Resources from C$1.20 to C$1.00 in a […]

California Public Employees Retirement System Purchases 21,387 Shares of Retail Properties of America Inc (NYSE:RPAI)

California Public Employees Retirement System raised its position in Retail Properties of America Inc (NYSE:RPAI) by 5.4% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 419,598 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 21,387 shares during the quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System’s holdings in Retail Properties […]

California Public Employees Retirement System Grows Stock Position in Great Western Bancorp Inc (NYSE:GWB)

California Public Employees Retirement System grew its position in Great Western Bancorp Inc (NYSE:GWB) by 20.1% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 154,512 shares of the bank’s stock after buying an additional 25,831 shares during the quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System’s holdings in Great Western Bancorp were worth $5,099,000 at the […]

California Public Employees Retirement System Raises Stock Holdings in Cabot Corp (NYSE:CBT)

California Public Employees Retirement System grew its stake in Cabot Corp (NYSE:CBT) by 8.0% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 121,595 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after buying an additional 8,962 shares during the […]

CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ) Insider Sells $1,464,650.00 in Stock

CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ) insider Chris Spurio sold 55,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $26.63, for a total transaction of $1,464,650.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 217,400 shares of the company’s stock, valued at […]

California Public Employees Retirement System Has $5.42 Million Holdings in Fabrinet (NYSE:FN)

California Public Employees Retirement System grew its holdings in Fabrinet (NYSE:FN) by 21.4% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 103,636 shares of the technology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 18,239 shares during the quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System’s holdings in Fabrinet were worth $5,420,000 as of its most recent […]

Insider Buying: OncoCyte Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:OCX) Major Shareholder Buys $2,000,000.70 in Stock

OncoCyte Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:OCX) major shareholder Broadwood Partners, L.P. bought 1,176,471 shares of OncoCyte stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 13th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $1.70 per share, with a total value of $2,000,000.70. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this […]

Benjamin Edwards Inc. Raises Position in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Benjamin Edwards Inc. boosted its stake in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 6.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,913 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock after buying an additional 118 shares during the period. Apple accounts for approximately 0.9% of Benjamin […]

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Purchases New Position in Papa John’s Int’l, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA)

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Papa John’s Int’l, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 4,685 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $245,000. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors […]

Workspace Group (LON:WKP) Reaches New 1-Year High at $1,125.00

Workspace Group plc (LON:WKP)’s stock price hit a new 52-week high on Monday . The company traded as high as GBX 1,125 ($14.70) and last traded at GBX 1,114 ($14.56), with a volume of 12826 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 1,094 ($14.30). A number of brokerages recently weighed in on WKP. Berenberg […]

Constellation Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CNST) Shares Sold by Alps Advisors Inc.

Alps Advisors Inc. reduced its holdings in Constellation Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CNST) by 4.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 51,461 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,539 shares during the quarter. Alps Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Constellation Pharmaceuticals were […]

M Partners Comments on Opsens Inc.’s FY2021 Earnings (TSE:OPS)

Opsens Inc. (TSE:OPS) – Research analysts at M Partners issued their FY2021 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Opsens in a note issued to investors on Friday, November 15th. M Partners analyst A. Hood expects that the company will earn $0.05 per share for the year. TSE:OPS opened at C$0.87 on Monday. The […]

BBVA USA Bancshares Inc. Invests $336,000 in PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR)

BBVA USA Bancshares Inc. purchased a new position in shares of PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The institutional investor purchased 4,793 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $336,000. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of PCAR. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. raised […]

Isra Vision (ETR:ISR) Hits New 52-Week High at $45.70

Isra Vision AG (ETR:ISR) shares hit a new 52-week high on Monday . The stock traded as high as €45.70 ($53.14) and last traded at €45.16 ($52.51), with a volume of 696 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at €45.18 ($52.53). Several brokerages have weighed in on ISR. Jefferies Financial Group set a […]