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Southside Bancshares (SBSI) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.22

News headlines about Southside Bancshares (NASDAQ:SBSI) have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative media 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 -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being […]

Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ICPT)

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICPT) in a report published on Wednesday. They currently have a $275.00 price target on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also commented on ICPT. Cantor Fitzgerald reissued an underweight rating and set a $69.00 price objective (up […]

Leerink Swann Reiterates Market Perform Rating for Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

Leerink Swann restated their market perform rating on shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) in a report published on Wednesday. They currently have a $87.00 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock, up from their previous target price of $82.00. Several other research firms have also recently commented on GILD. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a […]

Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. Has $594,000 Stake in Magellan Health, Inc. (MGLN)

Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. lessened its holdings in shares of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGLN) by 45.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 8,146 shares of the company’s stock after selling 6,920 shares during the […]

Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. Reiterates “Hold” Rating for Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) in a report issued on Wednesday morning. Oppenheimer Holdings also issued estimates for Adobe Systems’ Q1 2018 earnings at $0.97 EPS. ADBE has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Adobe Systems […]

Boyar Asset Management Inc. Sells 405 Shares of Target Corporation (TGT)

Boyar Asset Management Inc. lowered its position in Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) by 1.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 26,473 shares of the retailer’s stock after selling 405 shares during the quarter. Boyar Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in […]

Analyzing Air Products and Chemicals (APD) and Innophos Holdings (IPHS)

Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE: APD) and Innophos Holdings (NASDAQ:IPHS) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation and institutional ownership. Dividends Air Products and Chemicals pays an annual dividend of $3.80 per […]

State of Tennessee Treasury Department Continues to Hold Position in Government Properties Income Trust (GOV)

State of Tennessee Treasury Department held its stake in Government Properties Income Trust (NYSE:GOV) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 66,793 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock at the close of the second quarter. State of Tennessee Treasury Department owned […]

Traders Sell Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) on Strength (CSCO)

Traders sold shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on strength during trading hours on Friday. $141.40 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $194.72 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $53.32 million out of the stock. Of all stocks tracked, Cisco Systems had the […]

State of Tennessee Treasury Department Has $1,255,000 Stake in Employers Holdings Inc (EIG)

State of Tennessee Treasury Department held its position in Employers Holdings Inc (NYSE:EIG) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 29,672 shares of the financial services provider’s stock at the end of the 2nd quarter. State of Tennessee Treasury Department owned 0.09% of […]

State of Tennessee Treasury Department Continues to Hold Position in Repligen Corporation (RGEN)

State of Tennessee Treasury Department continued to hold its position in shares of Repligen Corporation (NASDAQ:RGEN) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 30,998 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock at the close of the second quarter. State […]

Northland Capital Partners Reaffirms “corporate” Rating for Connemara Mining Company plc (CON)

Northland Capital Partners reiterated their corporate rating on shares of Connemara Mining Company plc (LON:CON) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Separately, Northland Securities restated a corporate rating on shares of Connemara Mining Company plc in a research report on Thursday. Connemara Mining Company plc (LON:CON) opened at 2.325 on Thursday. The […]

Mattel, Inc. (MAT) Shares Sold by Principal Financial Group Inc.

Principal Financial Group Inc. lessened its holdings in Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) by 2.9% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 512,524 shares of the company’s stock after selling 15,364 shares during the quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. owned 0.15% of Mattel […]

Swiss National Bank Has $213.95 Million Position in TJX Companies, Inc. (The) (TJX)

Swiss National Bank increased its stake in shares of TJX Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:TJX) by 2.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 2,964,521 shares of the apparel and home fashions retailer’s stock after buying an additional 74,500 shares during the […]

MRC Global Inc. (MRC) Stake Lowered by Principal Financial Group Inc.

Principal Financial Group Inc. trimmed its position in shares of MRC Global Inc. (NYSE:MRC) by 37.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 678,882 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 408,750 shares during the […]

Neuberger Berman Group LLC Has $371,000 Holdings in Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (AXDX)

Neuberger Berman Group LLC decreased its holdings in shares of Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX) by 4.2% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 13,550 shares of the medical research company’s stock after selling 600 shares during the period. Neuberger Berman Group LLC’s holdings […]

NeoGenomics, Inc. (NEO) Shares Sold by Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. lessened its holdings in NeoGenomics, Inc. (NASDAQ:NEO) by 3.7% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 13,100 shares of the medical research company’s stock after selling 500 shares during the quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.’s […]

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank Acquires 673 Shares of New York Times Company (The) (NYT)

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its holdings in New York Times Company (The) (NYSE:NYT) by 12.0% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 6,289 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 673 shares during the quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank’s […]

Asante Solutions (PUMP) Receives Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.10

News articles about Asante Solutions (NASDAQ:PUMP) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank Raises Position in Hillenbrand Inc (HI)

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its stake in Hillenbrand Inc (NYSE:HI) by 9.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 3,226 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 268 shares during the quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank’s holdings in Hillenbrand were […]

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank Maintains Holdings in Pretium Resources, Inc. (PVG)

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank continued to hold its position in shares of Pretium Resources, Inc. (NYSE:PVG) (TSE:PVG) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 11,888 shares of the basic materials company’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich […]

Dynavax Technologies Corporation (DVAX) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.22

News coverage about Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores […]

Crane Company (CR) Stake Lowered by Neuberger Berman Group LLC

Neuberger Berman Group LLC trimmed its position in shares of Crane Company (NYSE:CR) by 6.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 4,483 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after selling 329 shares during the period. Neuberger Berman Group […]

Ocado Group PLC (OCDO) PT Lowered to GBX 430

Ocado Group PLC (LON:OCDO) had its price target lowered by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) from GBX 440 ($5.93) to GBX 430 ($5.80) in a report released on Friday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)’s target price suggests a potential upside of 52.37% from the stock’s […]

Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates “Buy” Rating for BT Group plc (BT.A)

BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Numis Securities Ltd in a report issued on Friday. They currently have a GBX 390 ($5.26) price objective on the communications services company’s stock. A number of other analysts have also weighed in on BT.A. BNP Paribas set a GBX […]

Tate & Lyle PLC (TATE) Price Target Cut to GBX 730

Tate & Lyle PLC (LON:TATE) had its price target lowered by stock analysts at Berenberg Bank from GBX 805 ($10.85) to GBX 730 ($9.84) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm currently has a “hold” rating on the stock. Berenberg Bank’s price target suggests a potential upside of 15.51% from the […]

Michael John Biswas Sells 6,081 Shares of Stamps.com Inc. (STMP) Stock

Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) CTO Michael John Biswas sold 6,081 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $210.00, for a total value of $1,277,010.00. Following the transaction, the chief technology officer now owns 4,622 shares of the company’s stock, valued at […]

Head to Head Analysis: Cosan Limited (CZZ) & China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SNP)

Cosan Limited (NYSE: CZZ) and China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (NYSE:SNP) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Dividends Cosan Limited pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share […]

Comparing Immersion Corporation (IMMR) & Diebold, (DBD)

Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ: IMMR) and Diebold, (NYSE:DBD) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and risk. Profitability This table compares Immersion Corporation and Diebold,’s net margins, return on equity […]

GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft (G1A) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft (ETR:G1A) has received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty-two ratings firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 […]

SG Americas Securities LLC Acquires New Position in Towne Bank (TOWN)

SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new position in shares of Towne Bank (NASDAQ:TOWN) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor acquired 4,690 shares of the bank’s stock, valued at approximately $144,000. A number of other institutional investors also recently added to […]

BidaskClub Upgrades Allegion PLC (ALLE) to “Buy”

Allegion PLC (NYSE:ALLE) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut Allegion PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in […]

SG Americas Securities LLC Has $149,000 Position in Banco Santander-Chile (BSAC)

SG Americas Securities LLC decreased its holdings in Banco Santander-Chile (NASDAQ:BSAC) by 5.4% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 5,850 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 335 shares during the period. SG Americas Securities LLC’s holdings in […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Abbott Laboratories (ABT) to Buy

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Friday. The firm presently has a $58.00 price objective on the healthcare product maker’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective suggests a potential upside of 10.46% from the stock’s previous close. According to […]

First Trust Advisors LP Invests $686,000 in WebMD Health Corp (WBMD) Stock

First Trust Advisors LP acquired a new stake in WebMD Health Corp (NASDAQ:WBMD) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 11,704 shares of the health services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $686,000. Other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the […]

Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Research Coverage Started at Buckingham Research

Buckingham Research began coverage on shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) in a research report released on Wednesday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The firm issued a buy rating and a $79.00 price objective on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed in on ATVI. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) initiated coverage […]

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW) Stake Lessened by Foster & Motley Inc.

Foster & Motley Inc. lowered its position in shares of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) by 3.1% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 54,094 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock after selling 1,727 shares during the period. Foster & Motley Inc.’s […]

Bank of Stockton Has $1.69 Million Stake in Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

Bank of Stockton lessened its position in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) by 1.4% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 10,583 shares of the retailer’s stock after selling 150 shares during the period. Costco Wholesale Corporation comprises […]

Steelcase Inc. Forecasted to Post Q4 2018 Earnings of $0.24 Per Share (SCS)

Steelcase Inc. (NYSE:SCS) – Investment analysts at Seaport Global Securities boosted their Q4 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Steelcase in a report released on Tuesday. Seaport Global Securities analyst M. Mccall now expects that the business services provider will post earnings per share of $0.24 for the quarter, up from their prior […]

Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (AVXL) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ:AVXL) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “ANAVEX LIFE SCIENCES CORP. is an emerging biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of novel drug targets for the treatment […]

Diageo plc (DGE) Given Buy Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Diageo plc (LON:DGE) in a report released on Wednesday. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a GBX 3,000 ($40.45) target price on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on DGE. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an outperform rating and issued […]

United Insurance Holdings Corp. (UIHC) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UIHC) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the eight brokerages that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, two have issued a buy recommendation and two have issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month […]

Equal Energy Ltd. (ENT) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Equal Energy Ltd. (NYSE:ENT) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note issued on Friday. According to Zacks, “Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. offers content and connectivity services for the airline industry. It provides airlines with in-flight video content, e-commerce and information services. Global Eagle […]

Schroders Plc (SHNWF) Earns “Neutral” Rating from J P Morgan Chase & Co

J P Morgan Chase & Co restated their neutral rating on shares of Schroders Plc (OTCMKTS:SHNWF) in a report released on Thursday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Several other analysts have also weighed in on SHNWF. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Schroders Plc from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating and set a $47.00 […]

Deutsche Bank AG Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Ashtead Group (ASHTF)

Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Ashtead Group (OTCMKTS:ASHTF) in a research note released on Thursday, Marketbeat reports. Ashtead Group (OTCMKTS:ASHTF) opened at 24.30 on Thursday. Ashtead Group has a 52 week low of $14.95 and a 52 week high of $24.30. The company has a market cap of $12.09 billion […]

CorMedix Inc. (CRMD) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

CorMedix Inc. (NYSEMKT:CRMD) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “CorMedix Inc. is a development-stage pharmaceutical company that seeks to in-license, develop and commercialize therapeutic products for the treatment of cardiac and renal dysfunction, also known as […]

Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (MGIC) Reaches New 12-Month High at $8.75

Shares of Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ:MGIC) hit a new 52-week high on Friday . The company traded as high as $8.75 and last traded at $8.75, with a volume of 6,235 shares. The stock had previously closed at $8.70. A number of analysts have weighed in on the company. BidaskClub raised Magic Software Enterprises […]

Western Refining Logistics, LP (WNRL) Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Western Refining Logistics, LP (NYSE:WNRL) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Western Refining Logistics, from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. Two analysts have rated the […]

Credit Suisse Group Trims IMI plc (IMI) Target Price to GBX 1,310

IMI plc (LON:IMI) had its price target trimmed by Credit Suisse Group from GBX 1,400 ($18.88) to GBX 1,310 ($17.66) in a report released on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat.com reports. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Peel Hunt […]

FY2017 Earnings Forecast for LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (LPLA) Issued By SunTrust Banks

LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA) – SunTrust Banks upped their FY2017 earnings estimates for LPL Financial Holdings in a research report issued on Wednesday. SunTrust Banks analyst D. Mewhirter now forecasts that the financial services provider will post earnings of $2.50 per share for the year, up from their prior forecast of $2.49. SunTrust Banks […]