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Traders Sell Prologis, Inc. (PLD) on Strength (PLD)

Traders sold shares of Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) on strength during trading hours on Wednesday. $25.22 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $77.08 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $51.86 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, Prologis had the 14th highest […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Lindblad Expeditions Holdings (LIND) Share Price

News articles about Lindblad Expeditions Holdings (NASDAQ:LIND) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most […]

Intel Corporation (INTC) Sets New 52-Week High at $40.25

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) shares hit a new 52-week high on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $40.25 and last traded at $40.25, with a volume of 21,421,351 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $39.79. INTC has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Canaccord Genuity restated a “buy” rating […]

Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (BHE) Releases Q4 Earnings Guidance

Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:BHE) issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.34-0.38 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.42. The company issued revenue guidance of $590-610 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $620.48 million. […]

Comparing pdvWireless (PDVW) & The Competition

pdvWireless (NASDAQ: PDVW) is one of 37 publicly-traded companies in the “Wireless Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare pdvWireless to similar companies based on the strength of its risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, dividends and valuation. Valuation and Earnings This table compares pdvWireless and its […]

Analysts Set BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. (BDSI) PT at $4.50

BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. (NASDAQ:BDSI) has received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the eight research firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have given a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The […]

Obsidian Energy (OBE) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Accern Reports

Media stories about Obsidian Energy (NYSE:OBE) (TSE:PWT) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Vectrus (VEC) vs. ExlService Holdings (EXLS) Head to Head Comparison

Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) and ExlService Holdings (NASDAQ:EXLS) are both business services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, risk and analyst recommendations. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Vectrus and ExlService Holdings’ top-line revenue, earnings per share […]

DHX Media Ltd (DHXM) Sets New 1-Year Low at $3.78

Shares of DHX Media Ltd (NASDAQ:DHXM) reached a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The company traded as low as $3.78 and last traded at $3.75, with a volume of 132,622 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $3.92. A number of analysts recently issued reports on DHXM shares. Royal Bank […]

Critical Analysis: Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN) versus Piedmont Office Realty Trust (PDM)

Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN) and Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE:PDM) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Brandywine Realty Trust and Piedmont Office Realty […]

Continental Gold Inc (CNL) Shares Down 4.3%

Shares of Continental Gold Inc (TSE:CNL) fell 4.3% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as low as C$3.29 and last traded at C$3.32. 188,844 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 53% from the average session volume of 399,239 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$3.47. Separately, Royal Bank […]

Weekly Analysts’ Ratings Changes for Automatic Data Processing (ADP)

Automatic Data Processing (NYSE: ADP) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms: 10/17/2017 – Automatic Data Processing was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “ADP has outperformed the industry on a year-to-date basis. We expect investments in new […]

Chorus Aviation Inc (CHR.B) Sets New 52-Week High at $8.91

Shares of Chorus Aviation Inc (TSE:CHR.B) hit a new 52-week high on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as C$8.91 and last traded at C$8.82, with a volume of shares. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was posted by [[site]] and is the property of of [[site]]. If you are reading this report on another […]

Analysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for October, 18th (AG, AVGO, BMWYY, BTUUQ, CMPGY, CREE, CSRA, EHTH, FOGO, FTT)

Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Wednesday, October 18th: First Majestic Silver Corp. (NYSE:AG) (TSE:FR) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at HC Wainwright. HC Wainwright currently has a $14.00 price target on the stock. Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays PLC. They currently have a $300.00 target price […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Ruth’s Hospitality Group (RUTH) Share Price

Headlines about Ruth’s Hospitality Group (NASDAQ:RUTH) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one […]

Barclays PLC Cuts MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (MTSI) Price Target to $50.00

MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:MTSI) had its target price decreased by equities researchers at Barclays PLC from $63.00 to $50.00 in a report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has an “overweight” rating on the semiconductor company’s stock. Barclays PLC’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 32.63% from the company’s previous close. […]

Myers Industries (MYE) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.01

News stories about Myers Industries (NYSE:MYE) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest […]

Unifi (UFI) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Accern Reports

News coverage about Unifi (NYSE:UFI) has been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. […]

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Extra Space Storage Inc Increased by KeyCorp (EXR)

Extra Space Storage Inc (NYSE:EXR) – Analysts at KeyCorp boosted their FY2018 EPS estimates for Extra Space Storage in a report released on Thursday. KeyCorp analyst T. Thomas now expects that the real estate investment trust will post earnings of $4.46 per share for the year, up from their previous estimate of $4.45. KeyCorp has […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Central European Media Enterprises (CETV) Stock Price

News stories about Central European Media Enterprises (NASDAQ:CETV) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to […]

Analyzing TopBuild Corp. (BLD) and Installed Building Products (IBP)

TopBuild Corp. (NYSE: BLD) and Installed Building Products (NYSE:IBP) are both mid-cap construction companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, risk and earnings. Institutional & Insider Ownership 92.0% of TopBuild Corp. shares are owned by institutional […]

Head to Head Review: Finjan Holdings (FNJN) and Its Competitors

Finjan Holdings (NASDAQ: FNJN) is one of 65 publicly-traded companies in the “Application Software” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Finjan Holdings to related companies based on the strength of its risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations and earnings. Institutional & Insider Ownership 34.2% of […]

StoneCastle Financial Corp (BANX) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.40 Per Share

Equities research analysts expect StoneCastle Financial Corp (NASDAQ:BANX) to post earnings per share of $0.40 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have issued estimates for StoneCastle Financial Corp’s earnings. StoneCastle Financial Corp posted earnings of $0.39 per share in the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate of […]

Beacon Financial Group Raises Holdings in Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. (CFR)

Beacon Financial Group boosted its position in shares of Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. (NYSE:CFR) by 0.6% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 91,822 shares of the bank’s stock after acquiring an additional 564 shares during the quarter. Cullen/Frost Bankers comprises about 1.6% of […]

PIMCO ETF Trust (BOND) Holdings Trimmed by Eqis Capital Management Inc.

Eqis Capital Management Inc. lessened its holdings in shares of PIMCO ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:BOND) by 5.9% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 236,289 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 14,689 shares during the quarter. PIMCO […]

Curbstone Financial Management Corp Boosts Holdings in Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK)

Curbstone Financial Management Corp raised its position in Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) by 89.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 18,250 shares of the software company’s stock after purchasing an additional 8,600 shares during the period. Curbstone Financial Management Corp’s holdings in Autodesk were worth $2,049,000 […]

Ardsley Advisory Partners Takes $312,000 Position in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

Ardsley Advisory Partners bought a new stake in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 25,000 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock, valued at approximately $312,000. Other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares […]

Analysts Expect Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. (MNRO) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $278.95 Million

Analysts forecast that Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNRO) will report sales of $278.95 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have provided estimates for Monro Muffler Brake’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $281.60 million and the lowest is $276.40 million. Monro Muffler Brake reported sales of $248.58 million in the same […]

Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) Shares Bought by Fulton Bank N.A.

Fulton Bank N.A. grew its holdings in shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) by 106.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 24,912 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider’s stock after buying an additional 12,862 shares during the quarter. […]

Pensionfund Sabic Acquires Shares of 31,000 Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)

Pensionfund Sabic acquired a new stake in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm acquired 31,000 shares of the transportation company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,495,000. Several other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of DAL. Roundview Capital LLC […]

Pensionfund Sabic Sells 9,000 Shares of Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (ESRT)

Pensionfund Sabic cut its holdings in shares of Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESRT) by 34.6% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 17,000 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 9,000 shares during the period. Pensionfund Sabic’s holdings […]

Crow Point Partners LLC Purchases 519 Shares of CME Group Inc. (CME)

Crow Point Partners LLC boosted its position in CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) by 9.6% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 5,909 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 519 shares during the quarter. Crow Point Partners LLC’s […]

Crow Point Partners LLC Invests $459,000 in Proshares Trust II (SCO) Stock

Crow Point Partners LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Proshares Trust II (NYSEARCA:SCO) during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 13,616 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $459,000. Separately, Royal Bank of Canada lifted its position […]

Pensionfund Sabic Takes Position in Edison International (EIX)

Pensionfund Sabic acquired a new position in shares of Edison International (NYSE:EIX) in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 23,200 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $1,790,000. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently […]

Crow Point Partners LLC Decreases Holdings in E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC)

Crow Point Partners LLC trimmed its position in E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) by 62.1% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 7,639 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 12,497 shares during the quarter. Crow […]

First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services Sells 2,585 Shares of Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN)

First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services lowered its position in shares of Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) by 2.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 110,204 shares of the transportation company’s stock after selling 2,585 shares during the period. Trinity Industries accounts for […]

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Aphria Inc (APH) Increased by Analyst

Aphria Inc (TSE:APH) – Analysts at Clarus Securities increased their FY2018 earnings estimates for shares of Aphria in a research report issued on Monday. Clarus Securities analyst N. Atkinson now expects that the company will earn $0.15 per share for the year, up from their previous estimate of $0.06. Clarus Securities also issued estimates for […]

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Kinsale Capital Group, Inc. Decreased by Analyst (KNSL)

Kinsale Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:KNSL) – Analysts at William Blair decreased their FY2018 earnings estimates for shares of Kinsale Capital Group in a report issued on Monday. William Blair analyst A. Klauber now expects that the financial services provider will post earnings per share of $1.83 for the year, down from their previous estimate of […]

Nasdaq, Inc. (NDAQ) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Nasdaq, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Nasdaq remains focused on growth through acquisitions and organic initiatives that enable entry and cross-selling opportunities into new markets at a low-cost and highly-flexible platform. It displays […]

iShares Select Dividend ETF (DVY) Holdings Lifted by Amarillo National Bank

Amarillo National Bank grew its position in shares of iShares Select Dividend ETF (NYSEARCA:DVY) by 1.1% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 73,970 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 783 shares during the period. iShares Select Dividend ETF comprises about 2.4% of […]

Reviewing Delphi Automotive PLC (DLPH) & The Competition

Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE: DLPH) is one of 32 public companies in the “Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Delphi Automotive PLC to related companies based on the strength of its valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability and risk. Dividends […]

Sysco Corporation (SYY) Stake Held by Highlander Capital Management LLC

Highlander Capital Management LLC continued to hold its position in Sysco Corporation (NYSE:SYY) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 6,494 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. Highlander Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Sysco Corporation were worth $328,000 as of […]

Analyzing National Commerce Corporation (NCOM) & Its Peers

National Commerce Corporation (NASDAQ: NCOM) is one of 207 publicly-traded companies in the “Commercial Banks” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare National Commerce Corporation to similar businesses based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership and dividends. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown […]

Bank of Nova Scotia Buys Shares of 221,900 SM Energy Company (SM)

Bank of Nova Scotia bought a new position in SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor bought 221,900 shares of the energy company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,668,000. Bank of Nova Scotia owned approximately 0.20% of SM Energy at the […]

Bank of Nova Scotia Has $3.37 Million Position in HCP, Inc. (HCP)

Bank of Nova Scotia cut its stake in HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) by 1.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 105,425 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 1,704 shares during the quarter. Bank of […]

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. Grows Position in AAON, Inc. (AAON)

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. increased its position in shares of AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAON) by 0.6% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 65,402 shares of the construction company’s stock after buying an additional 417 shares during the quarter. Raymond James Financial […]

YY Inc. (YY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “YY Inc. is a communication social platform, which engages users in online group activities through voice, text and video. The Company’s Platform consists of YY Client, the YY.com and […]

Republic Services, Inc. (RSG) Shares Sold by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. reduced its stake in shares of Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) by 40.5% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 40,013 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 27,255 shares during the period. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.’s holdings in […]

Dreman Value Management L L C Holds Stake in DineEquity, Inc (DIN)

Dreman Value Management L L C held its position in shares of DineEquity, Inc (NYSE:DIN) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 5,486 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. Dreman Value Management L L […]

1st Global Advisors Inc. Sells 31 Shares of InterXion Holding N.V. (INXN)

1st Global Advisors Inc. reduced its holdings in shares of InterXion Holding N.V. (NYSE:INXN) by 0.4% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 8,391 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 31 shares during the period. 1st […]