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DCORP (DRP) Market Capitalization Hits $4.19 Million

DCORP (CURRENCY:DRP) traded down 4.6% against the U.S. dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 0:00 AM Eastern on April 26th. In the last week, DCORP has traded 17.1% lower against the U.S. dollar. DCORP has a market cap of $4.19 million and approximately $2,850.00 worth of DCORP was traded on exchanges in the last […]

Luther Burbank (LBC) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.02 EPS

Luther Burbank (NASDAQ:LBC) announced its earnings results on Thursday. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.02, reports. Shares of NASDAQ LBC traded up $0.17 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $11.71. The stock had a trading volume of 43,749 shares, compared to its […]

Education Ecosystem (LEDU) Price Hits $0.0239

Education Ecosystem (CURRENCY:LEDU) traded up 9.9% against the dollar during the one day period ending at 23:00 PM Eastern on April 26th. One Education Ecosystem token can now be purchased for $0.0239 or 0.00000259 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges including IDEX, Gate.io and Bibox. Education Ecosystem has a market cap of $5.21 million and approximately […]

Superior Coin Achieves Market Cap of $0.00 (SUP)

Superior Coin (CURRENCY:SUP) traded 29.6% lower against the U.S. dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 23:00 PM Eastern on April 26th. Superior Coin has a total market capitalization of $0.00 and approximately $261.00 worth of Superior Coin was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. In the last seven days, Superior Coin has […]

First Republic Bank (FRC) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds

Press coverage about First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one […]

FBL Financial Group (FFG) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Shares of FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the three brokers that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating. Zacks has also given FBL Financial Group an industry rank of 192 out of 265 based […]

Spirit Airlines (SAVE) Stock Price Down 5.9%

Shares of Spirit Airlines Incorporated (NASDAQ:SAVE) traded down 5.9% during trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as $34.86 and last traded at $35.40. 3,638,077 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 153% from the average session volume of 1,435,443 shares. The stock had previously closed at $37.63. A number of […]

Sohu (SOHU) Trading 6.5% Higher

Sohu (NASDAQ:SOHU)’s share price traded up 6.5% on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $29.27 and last traded at $29.05. 736,150 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 42% from the average session volume of 518,007 shares. The stock had previously closed at $27.28. Several equities analysts have weighed in on […]

EuropeCoin (ERC) Reaches 24 Hour Volume of $9,962.00

EuropeCoin (CURRENCY:ERC) traded up 11.3% against the U.S. dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 22:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. One EuropeCoin coin can now be bought for $0.59 or 0.00006405 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges. EuropeCoin has a market capitalization of $5.96 million and approximately $9,962.00 worth of EuropeCoin was traded on exchanges […]

Columbia Property Trust (CXP) Issues Earnings Results

Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP) announced its earnings results on Wednesday. The real estate investment trust reported $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.02 by $0.36, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $73.71 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $70.21 million. Columbia Property Trust […]

Brokerages Anticipate Avon Products Inc (AVP) to Announce -$0.02 EPS

Brokerages forecast that Avon Products Inc (NYSE:AVP) will report ($0.02) earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for Avon Products’ earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is ($0.06) and the highest is $0.00. Avon Products reported earnings of ($0.07) per share during the same quarter last […]

Investors Sell AbbVie (ABBV) on Strength (ABBV)

Traders sold shares of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $246.70 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $306.50 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $59.80 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, AbbVie had the 30th highest […]

Taubman Centers (TCO) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.11 EPS

Taubman Centers (NYSE:TCO) released its earnings results on Wednesday. The real estate investment trust reported $1.04 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.11, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The firm had revenue of $161.49 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $152.82 million. Taubman Centers had a net […]

Agilent Technologies (A) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Shares of Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A) have received an average rating of “Buy” from the sixteen brokerages that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and thirteen have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year target price among brokerages that have […]

Bitcoin Atom (BCA) Price Up 14.5% Over Last Week

Bitcoin Atom (CURRENCY:BCA) traded up 5% against the US dollar during the 1 day period ending at 21:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. One Bitcoin Atom coin can currently be bought for $1.11 or 0.00011956 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges including Exrates, Octaex and YoBit. Over the last week, Bitcoin Atom has traded 14.5% higher […]

VeriumReserve (VRM) Hits Market Cap of $5.18 Million

VeriumReserve (CURRENCY:VRM) traded up 10.5% against the dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 21:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. VeriumReserve has a market cap of $5.18 million and approximately $27,138.00 worth of VeriumReserve was traded on exchanges in the last day. One VeriumReserve coin can now be bought for about $3.25 or 0.00035012 […]

Traders Sell Colgate-Palmolive (CL) on Strength (CL)

Investors sold shares of Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $37.57 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $101.33 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $63.76 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, Colgate-Palmolive had the 25th highest net […]

United Parcel Service (UPS) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Shows

Media headlines about United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being […]

American Equity Investment Life (AEL) versus Its Rivals Head to Head Review

American Equity Investment Life (NYSE: AEL) is one of 38 public companies in the “Life insurance” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare American Equity Investment Life to similar businesses based on the strength of its risk, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability and dividends. Dividends American Equity Investment […]

$125.34 Million in Sales Expected for Aspen Technology (AZPN) This Quarter

Brokerages predict that Aspen Technology (NASDAQ:AZPN) will announce $125.34 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Five analysts have made estimates for Aspen Technology’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $124.42 million and the highest estimate coming in at $127.30 million. Aspen Technology posted sales of $123.68 million in the […]

Traders Buy Anthem (ANTM) on Weakness

Traders purchased shares of Anthem (NYSE:ANTM) on weakness during trading on Thursday. $197.07 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $171.69 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $25.38 million into the stock. Of all equities tracked, Anthem had the 13th highest net in-flow for […]

Retrophin (RTRX) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $39.65 Million

Brokerages predict that Retrophin (NASDAQ:RTRX) will announce sales of $39.65 million for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for Retrophin’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $38.10 million to $41.20 million. Retrophin posted sales of $33.62 million during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate […]

Payfair (PFR) Hits One Day Volume of $64,968.00

Payfair (CURRENCY:PFR) traded up 0.2% against the U.S. dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 20:00 PM Eastern on April 26th. Payfair has a market capitalization of $9.99 million and approximately $64,968.00 worth of Payfair was traded on exchanges in the last day. In the last week, Payfair has traded up 19.7% against the […]

-$1.27 Earnings Per Share Expected for Melinta Therapeutics (MLNT) This Quarter

Analysts expect that Melinta Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MLNT) will announce earnings of ($1.27) per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for Melinta Therapeutics’ earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is ($1.50) and the highest is ($1.03). Melinta Therapeutics reported earnings per share of ($1.85) during the same quarter last year, which […]

Navistar International (NAV) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Navistar International (NYSE:NAV) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty brokerages that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12 month price objective […]

Tsingtao Brewery (TSGTY) and Compańía de las Cervecerías Unidas (CCU) Head to Head Contrast

Tsingtao Brewery (OTCMKTS: TSGTY) and Compańía de las Cervecerías Unidas (NYSE:CCU) are both mid-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation and institutional ownership. Dividends Tsingtao Brewery pays an annual dividend of $0.21 per […]

Black Ridge Acquisition (BRACU) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.30

News stories about Black Ridge Acquisition (NASDAQ:BRACU) have been trending positive on Thursday, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. […]

Allete, Inc. (ALE) Director James J. Hoolihan Sells 800 Shares

Allete, Inc. (NYSE:ALE) Director James J. Hoolihan sold 800 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, April 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $75.16, for a total value of $60,128.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 15,684 shares in the company, valued at $1,178,809.44. The sale was […]

Insider Selling: Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc. (BPFH) Director Sells 7,500 Shares of Stock

Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:BPFH) Director Deborah F. Kuenstner sold 7,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, April 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.30, for a total transaction of $122,250.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 126,051 shares of the company’s stock, valued […]

AMERISAFE (AMSF) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.09 EPS

AMERISAFE (NASDAQ:AMSF) posted its earnings results on Wednesday. The insurance provider reported $0.86 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.09, Bloomberg Earnings reports. AMERISAFE had a return on equity of 12.69% and a net margin of 12.32%. The firm had revenue of $94.60 million for the quarter, compared to […]

Top Image Systems (TISA) & Epson (SEKEY) Head-To-Head Survey

Top Image Systems (NASDAQ: TISA) and Epson (OTCMKTS:SEKEY) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, risk and dividends. Risk & Volatility Top Image Systems has a beta of 1.07, indicating that […]

Analysts Expect Green Plains Partners (GPP) to Post $0.48 EPS

Brokerages predict that Green Plains Partners (NASDAQ:GPP) will announce earnings of $0.48 per share for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have made estimates for Green Plains Partners’ earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.51 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.46. Green Plains Partners posted earnings per […]

BioTelemetry (BEAT) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.16 EPS

BioTelemetry (NASDAQ:BEAT) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday. The medical research company reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.16, Bloomberg Earnings reports. BioTelemetry had a negative net margin of 5.56% and a positive return on equity of 14.54%. The company had revenue of $94.50 million […]

Insider Selling: Moelis & Company (MC) Insider Sells 13,339 Shares of Stock

Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) insider Navid Mahmoodzadegan sold 13,339 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, April 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $54.45, for a total value of $726,308.55. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 26,678 shares in the company, valued at approximately […]

Netgear (NTGR) Trading Down 10.6% After Insider Selling

Netgear (NASDAQ:NTGR) traded down 10.6% during trading on Thursday following insider selling activity. The stock traded as low as $52.90 and last traded at $53.45. 1,358,262 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 187% from the average session volume of 472,998 shares. The stock had previously closed at $59.80. Specifically, CEO Patrick Cs Lo […]

Ultra Clean (UCTT) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.09 EPS

Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The semiconductor company reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.09, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The firm had revenue of $314.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $281.97 million. Ultra Clean had a net margin of 8.12% […]

Patterson-UTI (PTEN) Issues Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.09 EPS

Patterson-UTI (NASDAQ:PTEN) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The oil and gas company reported ($0.16) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.07) by ($0.09), MarketWatch Earnings reports. Patterson-UTI had a net margin of 0.25% and a negative return on equity of 4.82%. The company had revenue of $809.16 million […]

Penn National Gaming (PENN) Stock Price Up 12.9% After Earnings Beat

Penn National Gaming (NASDAQ:PENN)’s share price rose 12.9% during trading on Thursday after the company announced better than expected quarterly earnings. The stock traded as high as $30.95 and last traded at $29.65. Approximately 4,333,056 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 213% from the average daily volume of 1,385,028 shares. The stock […]

Analysts Anticipate Brixmor Property Group Inc (BRX) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $318.68 Million

Brokerages expect that Brixmor Property Group Inc (NYSE:BRX) will announce sales of $318.68 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have provided estimates for Brixmor Property Group’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $313.77 million and the highest is $325.35 million. Brixmor Property Group posted sales of $325.81 million in the same […]

Analysts Expect Suncor Energy (SU) to Announce $0.45 Earnings Per Share

Analysts predict that Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU) (TSE:SU) will post earnings of $0.45 per share for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have provided estimates for Suncor Energy’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.54 and the lowest is $0.37. Suncor Energy posted earnings per share of $0.37 during the same quarter last […]

Financial Analysis: Flotek Industries (FTK) and WD-40 (WDFC)

Flotek Industries (NYSE: FTK) and WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership and risk. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Flotek Industries and WD-40’s revenue, earnings per share and […]

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Caleres (CAL) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $644.55 Million

Equities research analysts predict that Caleres (NYSE:CAL) will post sales of $644.55 million for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have made estimates for Caleres’ earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $648.00 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $641.10 million. Caleres posted sales of $631.51 million during […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Ceres (CERE) Stock Price

News stories about Ceres (NASDAQ:CERE) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing 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 positive one, with scores nearest […]

Reviewing Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors (FTAI) & Herc (HRI)

Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors (NYSE: FTAI) and Herc (NYSE:HRI) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and risk. Institutional & Insider Ownership 24.6% of Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors shares […]

Harvard Bioscience (HBIO) Given Average Rating of “Strong Buy” by Brokerages

Harvard Bioscience (NASDAQ:HBIO) has been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the two brokers that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Brokerages have set a twelve-month consensus target price of $9.00 for the company and […]

Analysts Expect Webster Bank (WBS) Will Announce Earnings of $0.86 Per Share

Analysts expect that Webster Bank (NYSE:WBS) will announce earnings of $0.86 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Seven analysts have provided estimates for Webster Bank’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.81 and the highest is $0.89. Webster Bank reported earnings per share of $0.64 during the same quarter last […]

Nordstrom (JWN) versus The Competition Financial Analysis

Nordstrom (NYSE: JWN) is one of 14 public companies in the “Family clothing stores” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Nordstrom to similar businesses based on the strength of its earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, dividends and risk. Profitability This table compares Nordstrom and its […]

Propy 24 Hour Trading Volume Hits $15.80 Million (PRO)

Propy (CURRENCY:PRO) traded down 1.2% against the U.S. dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 17:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. One Propy token can currently be bought for $1.82 or 0.00020013 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges including Livecoin, Bittrex, EtherDelta (ForkDelta) and Huobi. Propy has a market capitalization of $31.85 million and approximately […]

Analyzing Westell (WSTL) and Its Peers

Westell (NASDAQ: WSTL) is one of 26 public companies in the “Telephone & telegraph apparatus” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Westell to similar companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation and earnings. Analyst Ratings This is a summary […]

Westfield Financial, Inc. (WNEB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Westfield Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:WNEB) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the eight brokerages that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and two have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year price objective among […]