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City Merchants High Yield Trust Plc Plans Dividend of GBX 2.50 (LON:CMHY)

City Merchants High Yield Trust Plc (LON:CMHY) declared a dividend on Tuesday, June 25th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 18th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.50 ($0.03) per share on Monday, August 19th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 18th. The official announcement […]

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc (TSE:ATD.B) Declares $0.13 Quarterly Dividend

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc (TSE:ATD.B) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 17th, TickerTech reports. Investors of record on Thursday, August 1st will be given a dividend of 0.125 per share on Thursday, August 1st. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.60%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July […]

Halozyme Therapeutics (NASDAQ:HALO) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Hold

BidaskClub lowered shares of Halozyme Therapeutics (NASDAQ:HALO) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Friday morning, BidAskClub reports. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of ExlService from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Wednesday, July […]

LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) Lifted to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Friday, BidAskClub reports. Several other analysts have also recently commented on LPSN. Zacks Investment Research cut ExlService from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Wednesday, July 10th. Piper Jaffray Companies […]

Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN) Upgraded to Buy at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday, BidAskClub reports. Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on HURN. ValuEngine lowered Zosano Pharma from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on […]

Dorman Products (NASDAQ:DORM) Rating Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Dorman Products (NASDAQ:DORM) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning, BidAskClub reports. A number of other research firms have also commented on DORM. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of German American Bancorp. from a buy rating to a hold rating […]

Roth Capital Begins Coverage on Aimmune Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AIMT)

Roth Capital initiated coverage on shares of Aimmune Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AIMT) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning, Briefing.com Automated Import reports. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $45.00 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. Several other research firms have also commented on AIMT. Cantor Fitzgerald reissued a buy rating […]

CareDx (NASDAQ:CDNA) Cut to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of CareDx (NASDAQ:CDNA) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “CareDx, Inc. is a commercial stage company. It develops, markets, and delivers a diagnostic surveillance solution for heart transplant recipients. The Company provides AlloMap, a […]

Uniqure (NASDAQ:QURE) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Uniqure (NASDAQ:QURE) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Friday morning, Zacks.com reports. Zacks Investment Research currently has $79.00 price target on the biotechnology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “UNIQURE B.V. is involved in developing gene therapy for patients of genetic […]

Brookside Energy Limited (ASX:BRK) Insider Acquires A$10,480.01 in Stock

Brookside Energy Limited (ASX:BRK) insider David Prentice purchased 952,728 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, July 5th. The shares were purchased at an average price of A$0.01 ($0.01) per share, for a total transaction of A$10,480.01 ($7,432.63). Brookside Energy stock opened at A$0.01 ($0.01) on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity […]

EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG) PT Lowered to $97.00

EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG) had its price target decreased by Morgan Stanley from $101.00 to $97.00 in a research note published on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Morgan Stanley currently has an equal weight rating on the energy exploration company’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on EOG. KeyCorp raised their price objective on […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Silicon Laboratories (NASDAQ:SLAB) to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Silicon Laboratories (NASDAQ:SLAB) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Friday, Zacks.com reports. Zacks Investment Research currently has $117.00 price target on the semiconductor company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Silicon Labs is a leading provider of silicon, software and solutions for […]

Timkensteel (NYSE:TMST) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Timkensteel (NYSE:TMST) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “TimkenSteel Corporation engages in manufacturing alloy steel, as well as carbon and micro-alloy steel. The company provides air-melted alloy steel bars, tubes, and precision components, as well as […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers NN (NASDAQ:NNBR) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of NN (NASDAQ:NNBR) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “NN, Inc. is an independent manufacturer and supplier of high quality, precision steel balls and rollers to both domestic and international anti-friction bearing manufacturers. Precision steel balls […]

Trustmark (NASDAQ:TRMK) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Trustmark (NASDAQ:TRMK) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Saturday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Trustmark Corporation is a multi-bank holding company. Its primary business activities are conducted through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Trustmark National Bank and Trustmark National Bank’s wholly-owned nonbanking […]

Croda International’s (CRDA) Hold Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reiterated their hold rating on shares of Croda International (LON:CRDA) in a report released on Friday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. CRDA has been the topic of a number of other reports. Numis Securities reiterated an add rating and set a GBX 3,700 ($48.35) price objective on shares of AVEVA Group in a research note […]

Provident Bancorp (NASDAQ:PVBC) vs. Territorial Bancorp (NASDAQ:TBNK) Head to Head Survey

Provident Bancorp (NASDAQ:PVBC) and Territorial Bancorp (NASDAQ:TBNK) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and dividends. Insider and Institutional Ownership 21.8% of Provident Bancorp shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

KAZ MINL PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:KZMYY) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of KAZ MINL PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:KZMYY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “KAZ Minerals PLC is involved in mining, producing and selling copper concentrates primarily in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. The company’s operating segment consists of East Region Operations, […]

Interrent Real Estate Investment Trust (TSE:IIP.UN) Earns Outperform Rating from Raymond James

Raymond James reiterated their outperform rating on shares of Interrent Real Estate Investment Trust (TSE:IIP.UN) in a report issued on Friday morning, BayStreet.CA reports. Raymond James currently has a C$15.50 target price on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Several other research firms have also issued reports on IIP.UN. Canaccord Genuity lowered Summit Industrial Income […]

Mixin Trading Down 24.6% This Week (XIN)

Mixin (CURRENCY:XIN) traded 2.2% higher against the US dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 0:00 AM ET on July 15th. During the last week, Mixin has traded 24.6% lower against the US dollar. Mixin has a market capitalization of $93.54 million and $1.15 million worth of Mixin was traded on exchanges in the last […]

Evoke Pharma (NASDAQ:EVOK) Sees Unusually-High Trading Volume

Shares of Evoke Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:EVOK) saw unusually-high trading volume on Monday . Approximately 5,137,159 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 680% from the previous session’s volume of 658,771 shares.The stock last traded at $1.12 and had previously closed at $0.88. EVOK has been the subject of several research reports. Zacks Investment […]

Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED) Stock Price Up 11.2%

Barnes & Noble Education Inc (NYSE:BNED) rose 11.2% during trading on Monday . The company traded as high as $4.14 and last traded at $3.96, approximately 717,706 shares traded hands during mid-day trading. An increase of 28% from the average daily volume of 561,637 shares. The stock had previously closed at $3.56. BNED has been […]

Zlancer (ZCG) Tops 24-Hour Volume of $3,912.00

Zlancer (CURRENCY:ZCG) traded down 0.7% against the U.S. dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 23:00 PM ET on July 15th. One Zlancer token can now be purchased for $0.10 or 0.00001378 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges. Over the last seven days, Zlancer has traded 0.4% higher against the U.S. dollar. Zlancer has a market […]

Olympus Labs (MOT) Market Cap Tops $660,909.00

Olympus Labs (CURRENCY:MOT) traded up 9.9% against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 22:00 PM Eastern on July 15th. One Olympus Labs token can currently be purchased for approximately $0.0172 or 0.00000158 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges including DDEX, OKEx, FCoin and IDEX. In the last week, Olympus Labs has traded up […]

Domino’s Pizza Enterprises (ASX:DMP) Share Price Passes Below Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $0.00

Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Ltd. (ASX:DMP) passed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as low as $39.54. Domino’s Pizza Enterprises shares last traded at $40.30, with a volume of 352,748 shares trading hands. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 186.63, […]

Lucara Diamond (TSE:LUC) Share Price Crosses Below 200-Day Moving Average of $0.00

Lucara Diamond Corp (TSE:LUC)’s share price passed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as low as $1.50. Lucara Diamond shares last traded at $1.51, with a volume of 127,850 shares traded. A number of equities analysts recently commented on the […]

Goldman Sachs Group Initiates Coverage on RENAULT S A/ADR (OTCMKTS:RNLSY)

Stock analysts at Goldman Sachs Group started coverage on shares of RENAULT S A/ADR (OTCMKTS:RNLSY) in a note issued to investors on Monday, The Fly reports. The brokerage set a “neutral” rating on the stock. A number of other research analysts have also commented on RNLSY. Evercore ISI began coverage on shares of Helmerich & […]

United Crypto Community (UCOM) Market Cap Achieves $185,435.00

United Crypto Community (CURRENCY:UCOM) traded down 4.4% against the dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 22:00 PM E.T. on July 15th. Over the last week, United Crypto Community has traded up 12.1% against the dollar. United Crypto Community has a market capitalization of $185,435.00 and approximately $193.00 worth of United Crypto Community was […]

Storj Market Capitalization Hits $24.39 Million (STORJ)

Storj (CURRENCY:STORJ) traded 7.1% higher against the US dollar during the 1 day period ending at 21:00 PM Eastern on July 15th. Over the last week, Storj has traded 29.7% lower against the US dollar. Storj has a total market capitalization of $24.39 million and approximately $2.22 million worth of Storj was traded on exchanges […]

TLA Worldwide (LON:TLA) Stock Price Passes Above Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $0.00

TLA Worldwide Plc (LON:TLA)’s share price passed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as high as $0.50. TLA Worldwide shares last traded at $0.50, with a volume of 9,039 shares. The company has a quick ratio of 0.07, a current […]

Johnson Service Group (LON:JSG) Shares Pass Above 200-Day Moving Average of $0.00

Shares of Johnson Service Group plc (LON:JSG) crossed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $0.00 and traded as high as $169.40. Johnson Service Group shares last traded at $165.20, with a volume of 40,481 shares. Separately, HSBC lifted their […]

Ubcoin Market (UBC) Price Hits $0.0007 on Major Exchanges

Ubcoin Market (CURRENCY:UBC) traded up 2.9% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 20:00 PM Eastern on July 15th. Ubcoin Market has a market capitalization of $224,330.00 and $8,616.00 worth of Ubcoin Market was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Ubcoin Market token can currently be purchased for approximately $0.0007 or […]

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Oragenics, Inc. (NASDAQ:OGEN) to Post -$0.07 Earnings Per Share

Equities analysts expect Oragenics, Inc. (NASDAQ:OGEN) to announce ($0.07) earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have provided estimates for Oragenics’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.07) and the highest estimate coming in at ($0.06). Oragenics reported earnings of ($0.38) per share during the […]

Brokerages Expect Cheniere Energy Partners, LP (NASDAQ:CQP) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $1.78 Billion

Wall Street brokerages expect that Cheniere Energy Partners, LP (NASDAQ:CQP) will report sales of $1.78 billion for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have made estimates for Cheniere Energy Partners’ earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $1.83 billion and the lowest estimate coming in at $1.71 billion. Cheniere Energy Partners reported […]

Ceragon Networks Ltd (NASDAQ:CRNT) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Ceragon Networks Ltd (NASDAQ:CRNT) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the nine analysts that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year […]

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) to Announce $0.76 Earnings Per Share

Analysts expect Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) to announce earnings of $0.76 per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Prologis’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.74 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.78. Prologis posted earnings of $0.71 per share in the same quarter last […]

Short Interest in Unifi, Inc. (NYSE:UFI) Drops By 7.6%

Unifi, Inc. (NYSE:UFI) was the target of a large decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 594,300 shares, a decrease of 7.6% from the May 30th total of 642,900 shares. Currently, 3.6% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Enerplus (NYSE:ERF) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Enerplus (NYSE:ERF) (TSE:ERF) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Enerplus Corporation, formerly known as Enerplus Resources, is an independent oil and gas production company with resources across Western Canada and the United States. The Company’s […]

Oracle Co. Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.24 (NYSE:ORCL)

Oracle Co. (NYSE:ORCL) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 19th, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 17th will be paid a dividend of 0.24 per share by the enterprise software provider on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.61%. The […]

Citigroup Increases Ardagh Group (NYSE:ARD) Price Target to $22.00

Ardagh Group (NYSE:ARD) had its price target upped by Citigroup from $16.00 to $22.00 in a research note published on Thursday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. They currently have a buy rating on the stock. Several other research analysts have also weighed in on the stock. ValuEngine lowered shares of Welbilt from a hold rating to a sell […]

New Senior Investment Group (NYSE:SNR) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of New Senior Investment Group (NYSE:SNR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Thursday, ValuEngine reports. Several other equities analysts have also weighed in on SNR. Robert W. Baird began coverage on shares of New Senior Investment Group in a report on Friday, May […]

Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) Given “Not Rated” Rating at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird reiterated their not rated rating on shares of Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) in a research note published on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Several other equities analysts have also commented on RHT. William Blair reissued a buy rating on shares of Dynavax Technologies in a research report on Friday, June 21st. ValuEngine raised Zynerba […]

Rayonier Advanced Materials (NYSE:RYAM) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Rayonier Advanced Materials (NYSE:RYAM) from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. operates as a global supplier of cellulose specialties products, a natural polymer for the chemical industry. Its products […]

Charles Schwab (NYSE:SCHW) Downgraded by Bank of America

Bank of America lowered shares of Charles Schwab (NYSE:SCHW) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a report released on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has $43.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock, down from their prior price objective of $49.00. Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on […]

Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) PT Lowered to $37.00 at Raymond James

Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) had its price target trimmed by Raymond James from $39.00 to $37.00 in a report published on Friday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage currently has a strong-buy rating on the stock. Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Buckingham Research set a $31.00 price objective on shares of Fastenal and gave the […]

Morgan Stanley Cuts Covia (NASDAQ:CVIA) Price Target to $2.50

Covia (NASDAQ:CVIA) had its target price lowered by Morgan Stanley from $5.50 to $2.50 in a research note released on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has an underweight rating on the stock. Separately, Bank of America restated an underperform rating and set a $1.25 price objective (down previously from $4.50) on shares of […]

Short Interest in Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN) Declines By 9.5%

Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN) saw a large decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 982,400 shares, a decline of 9.5% from the May 30th total of 1,085,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 428,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.3 […]

R C M Technologies (NASDAQ:RCMT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of R C M Technologies (NASDAQ:RCMT) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. They currently have $4.00 price objective on the business services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “RCM Technologies, Inc. is a national provider of Business, Technology […]

BRENNTAG AG/ADR (OTCMKTS:BNTGY) and SWATCH GRP AG/ADR (OTCMKTS:SWGAY) Critical Review

BRENNTAG AG/ADR (OTCMKTS:BNTGY) and SWATCH GRP AG/ADR (OTCMKTS:SWGAY) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, dividends, earnings and analyst recommendations. Earnings & Valuation This table compares BRENNTAG AG/ADR and SWATCH GRP AG/ADR’s gross revenue, […]

Critical Analysis: North American Construction Group (NYSE:NOA) vs. Halliburton (NYSE:HAL)

North American Construction Group (NYSE:NOA) and Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) are both construction companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership and dividends. Insider and Institutional Ownership 60.9% of North American Construction Group shares are held by institutional […]