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Wall Street brokerages expect Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) to announce earnings per share (EPS) of $1.49 for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Ten analysts have made estimates for Accenture’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $1.47 and the highest estimate coming in at $1.53. Accenture reported earnings per share of […]

ETHLend (LEND) Achieves Market Cap of $117.09 Million

ETHLend (CURRENCY:LEND) traded up 14.6% against the dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 12:00 PM E.T. on February 23rd. During the last week, ETHLend has traded up 3.3% against the dollar. One ETHLend token can now be bought for $0.11 or 0.00001081 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including HitBTC, IDEX, Kucoin and Bibox. ETHLend […]

XPlay (XPA) Reaches 1-Day Volume of $1.23 Million

XPlay (CURRENCY:XPA) traded down 2.7% against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 12:00 PM ET on February 23rd. In the last week, XPlay has traded 23.3% lower against the US dollar. XPlay has a total market cap of $149.22 million and approximately $1.23 million worth of XPlay was traded on exchanges in […]

Luminex Co. (LMNX) Receives $22.33 Average PT from Brokerages

Shares of Luminex Co. (NASDAQ:LMNX) have earned an average rating of “Buy” from the seven brokerages that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, one has assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating on the company. The average […]

Gladstone Commercial Co. (GOOD) President Robert G. Cutlip Purchases 1,000 Shares

Gladstone Commercial Co. (NASDAQ:GOOD) President Robert G. Cutlip bought 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 20th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $17.67 per share, with a total value of $17,670.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the president now directly owns 40,100 shares in the company, […]

Baines Creek Capital, Llc Acquires 191,264 Shares of Legacy Reserves LP (LGCY) Stock

Legacy Reserves LP (NASDAQ:LGCY) major shareholder Baines Creek Capital, Llc bought 191,264 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 20th. The stock was bought at an average price of $2.47 per share, for a total transaction of $472,422.08. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is […]

Gnosis (GNO) Reaches One Day Volume of $539,300.00

Gnosis (CURRENCY:GNO) traded 10.6% higher against the US dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 12:00 PM E.T. on February 23rd. Gnosis has a total market capitalization of $150.85 million and approximately $539,300.00 worth of Gnosis was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. During the last seven days, Gnosis has traded 13.9% […]

HomeTown Bankshares (HMTA) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.19

News stories about HomeTown Bankshares (NASDAQ:HMTA) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive press 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 negative one to one, with scores closest to […]

Q3 2018 EPS Estimates for Sailpoint Technologies Holdings Inc (SAIL) Raised by Analyst

Sailpoint Technologies Holdings Inc (NYSE:SAIL) – Oppenheimer boosted their Q3 2018 earnings estimates for shares of Sailpoint Technologies in a report issued on Thursday. Oppenheimer analyst S. Eyal now expects that the company will post earnings per share of $0.00 for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of ($0.01). Oppenheimer has a “Buy” rating […]

PPL Corp (PPL) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.41

PPL Corp (NYSE:PPL) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 22nd, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Friday, March 9th will be given a dividend of 0.41 per share by the utilities provider on Monday, April 2nd. This represents a $1.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.45%. The ex-dividend date is […]

Deutsche Bank Raises Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Price Target to $22.00

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) had its price target lifted by research analysts at Deutsche Bank from $19.00 to $22.00 in a research note issued on Friday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the technology company’s stock. Deutsche Bank’s price target suggests a potential upside of 22.22% from the company’s current price. HPE has […]

Mercadolibre (MELI) PT Raised to $400.00

Mercadolibre (NASDAQ:MELI) had its target price raised by research analysts at Credit Suisse Group from $385.00 to $400.00 in a note issued to investors on Friday. The firm presently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. Credit Suisse Group’s target price points to a potential upside of 8.25% from the stock’s previous close. Several other […]

Numis Securities Cuts Hochschild Mining (HOC) Price Target to GBX 210

Hochschild Mining (LON:HOC) had its target price trimmed by Numis Securities from GBX 230 ($3.18) to GBX 210 ($2.90) in a research report released on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a hold rating on the stock. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Barclays reiterated an equal weight rating and […]

Weekly Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Phillips 66 Partners (PSXP)

Phillips 66 Partners (NYSE: PSXP) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms: 2/21/2018 – Phillips 66 Partners was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “Phillips 66 Partners L.P is a downstream energy company. It operates in three segments: […]

Sawgrass Asset Management LLC Takes $215,000 Position in Forward Air Co. (FWRD)

Sawgrass Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Forward Air Co. (NASDAQ:FWRD) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund acquired 3,735 shares of the transportation company’s stock, valued at approximately $215,000. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of FWRD. Victory […]

Traders Buy Procter & Gamble (PG) on Weakness

Investors bought shares of Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) on weakness during trading on Wednesday. $185.13 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $99.99 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $85.14 million into the stock. Of all stocks tracked, Procter & Gamble had the […]

Insider Selling: Hispanica International Dlghts America (LFER) Major Shareholder Sells 53,782 Shares of Stock

Hispanica International Dlghts America (OTCMKTS:LFER) major shareholder Masoud Seyed Toghraie sold 53,782 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $0.52, for a total value of $27,966.64. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available […]

Senior (SNR) Price Target Increased to GBX 318 by Analysts at Jefferies Group

Senior (LON:SNR) had its price target hoisted by Jefferies Group from GBX 305 ($4.21) to GBX 318 ($4.39) in a report published on Thursday. They currently have a buy rating on the stock. Several other research analysts have also recently commented on SNR. Numis Securities reiterated a hold rating and set a GBX 285 ($3.94) […]

Proteostasis Therapeutics (PTI) Shares Up 0%

Proteostasis Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:PTI)’s share price shot up 0% on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $3.15 and last traded at $3.13. 2,218,800 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 173% from the average session volume of 813,701 shares. The stock had previously closed at $3.13. A number of brokerages have […]

Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI) Position Reduced by Pzena Investment Management LLC

Pzena Investment Management LLC decreased its stake in shares of Owens & Minor, Inc. (NYSE:OMI) by 1.0% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 1,601,913 shares of the company’s stock after selling 15,655 shares during the quarter. Pzena Investment Management LLC’s holdings in Owens & Minor were worth $30,244,000 as of its most […]

EQT GP (EQGP) Given “Market Perform” Rating at Wells Fargo & Co

EQT GP (NYSE:EQGP)‘s stock had its “market perform” rating reissued by analysts at Wells Fargo & Co in a research note issued on Wednesday. They presently have a $31.00 price target on the oil and gas company’s stock. Wells Fargo & Co’s price target indicates a potential upside of 27.15% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Milestone Group (MSG) Releases Earnings Results

Milestone Group (LON:MSG) issued its earnings results on Thursday. The company reported GBX (0.20) ($0.00) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, Digital Look Earnings reports. The firm had revenue of £200 million during the quarter. Shares of Milestone Group (LON MSG) opened at GBX 0.12 ($0.00) on Friday. Milestone Group has a fifty-two week […]

ArQule (ARQL) Now Covered by Analysts at Roth Capital

Roth Capital started coverage on shares of ArQule (NASDAQ:ARQL) in a research note released on Thursday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $5.00 price objective on the biotechnology company’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on ARQL. B. Riley set a $3.00 price […]

Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Morgan Stanley

Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE)‘s stock had its “equal weight” rating restated by research analysts at Morgan Stanley in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. They currently have a $49.00 price objective on the restaurant operator’s stock, down from their prior price objective of $50.00. Morgan Stanley’s target price points to a potential upside of […]

T. Rowe Price Group (TROW) PT Lowered to $115.00

T. Rowe Price Group (NASDAQ:TROW) had its price objective reduced by Citigroup from $120.00 to $115.00 in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. They currently have a neutral rating on the asset manager’s stock. Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of […]

Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect AstroNova (ALOT) Share Price

Media stories about AstroNova (NASDAQ:ALOT) have been trending positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one […]

Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for AXT Inc Lifted by BWS Financial (AXTI)

AXT Inc (NASDAQ:AXTI) – BWS Financial increased their Q1 2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for AXT in a research report issued on Thursday. BWS Financial analyst H. Khorsand now anticipates that the semiconductor company will post earnings of $0.08 per share for the quarter, up from their previous forecast of $0.07. BWS Financial also […]

Employees Retirement System of Texas Buys 73,000 Shares of Progressive Corp (PGR)

Employees Retirement System of Texas increased its stake in Progressive Corp (NYSE:PGR) by 132.7% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 128,000 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 73,000 shares during the quarter. Employees Retirement System of Texas’ holdings in Progressive were worth $7,209,000 as of its most […]

International Paper Co (IP) Shares Sold by Employees Retirement System of Texas

Employees Retirement System of Texas cut its stake in International Paper Co (NYSE:IP) by 1.0% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 103,000 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 1,000 shares during the quarter. Employees Retirement System of […]

SunTrust Banks Weighs in on Spark Therapeutics Inc’s Q1 2018 Earnings (ONCE)

Spark Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ONCE) – Stock analysts at SunTrust Banks reduced their Q1 2018 earnings estimates for Spark Therapeutics in a research report issued on Wednesday. SunTrust Banks analyst E. Nash now forecasts that the biotechnology company will post earnings of ($1.52) per share for the quarter, down from their prior forecast of ($1.33). SunTrust […]

Wedbush Securities Inc. Buys New Position in HSBC Holdings plc (HSBC)

Wedbush Securities Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor purchased 6,500 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $336,000. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in HSBC. Harding […]

Columbia Property Trust Inc Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.20 (CXP)

Columbia Property Trust Inc (NYSE:CXP) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 7th, Zacks reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 1st will be given a dividend of 0.20 per share by the real estate investment trust on Thursday, March 15th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.83%. The ex-dividend […]

Wedbush Securities Inc. Has $366,000 Position in FS Bancorp Inc (FSBW)

Wedbush Securities Inc. decreased its position in shares of FS Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:FSBW) by 54.9% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 6,700 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 8,153 shares during the period. Wedbush Securities Inc.’s holdings in FS Bancorp were worth $366,000 at the end of the most recent reporting […]

Lakeland Industries (LAKE) Getting Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows

News stories about Lakeland Industries (NASDAQ:LAKE) have trended positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to […]

Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for SiteOne Landscape Supply Inc (SITE) Increased by Analyst

SiteOne Landscape Supply Inc (NYSE:SITE) – SunTrust Banks upped their Q1 2018 EPS estimates for SiteOne Landscape Supply in a research report issued on Tuesday. SunTrust Banks analyst K. Hughes now anticipates that the industrial products company will post earnings of ($0.20) per share for the quarter, up from their prior estimate of ($0.21). SunTrust […]

Summit Materials Inc (SUM) to Post Q1 2018 Earnings of ($0.57) Per Share, SunTrust Banks Forecasts

Summit Materials Inc (NYSE:SUM) – SunTrust Banks dropped their Q1 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Summit Materials in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. SunTrust Banks analyst R. Seth now anticipates that the construction company will post earnings of ($0.57) per share for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of […]

Hartland & Co. LLC Invests $208,000 in Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Stock

Hartland & Co. LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 1,319 shares of the industrial products company’s stock, valued at approximately $208,000. A number of other large investors have […]

Atlas Air Worldwide (AAWW) Price Target Increased to $84.00 by Analysts at Imperial Capital

Atlas Air Worldwide (NASDAQ:AAWW) had its target price boosted by Imperial Capital from $82.00 to $84.00 in a research report issued on Friday. The firm presently has an “outperform” rating on the transportation company’s stock. Imperial Capital’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 31.76% from the company’s current price. AAWW has been the […]

United Bankshares (UBSI) Upgraded at TheStreet

United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI) was upgraded by analysts at TheStreet from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. UBSI has been the subject of a number of other reports. BidaskClub cut United Bankshares from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 4th. Zacks […]

Oppenheimer Weighs in on Loxo Oncology Inc’s Q4 2017 Earnings (LOXO)

Loxo Oncology Inc (NASDAQ:LOXO) – Equities researchers at Oppenheimer issued their Q4 2017 earnings per share estimates for Loxo Oncology in a report issued on Wednesday. Oppenheimer analyst L. Cann anticipates that the biopharmaceutical company will post earnings of ($1.18) per share for the quarter. Oppenheimer currently has a “Outperform” rating and a $132.00 target […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Cyberark Software (CYBR) to Sell

Cyberark Software (NASDAQ:CYBR) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “CyberArk recently reported strong fourth-quarter 2017 results wherein the company exceeded its guidance at every point and surpassed the respective Zacks Consensus Estimate as well. The […]

QTS Realty Trust (QTS) Given New $31.00 Price Target at Credit Suisse Group

QTS Realty Trust (NYSE:QTS) had its price objective reduced by investment analysts at Credit Suisse Group from $43.00 to $31.00 in a report issued on Friday, The Fly reports. The brokerage presently has an “underperform” rating on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Credit Suisse Group’s price target indicates a potential downside of 9.81% from […]

Douglas Valenti Sells 50,000 Shares of QuinStreet Inc (QNST) Stock

QuinStreet Inc (NASDAQ:QNST) CEO Douglas Valenti sold 50,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, February 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.52, for a total transaction of $626,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC […]

WM Morrison Supermarkets (MRW) Trading Down 0.6%

WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)’s share price dropped 0.6% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The company traded as low as GBX 220.90 ($3.05) and last traded at GBX 221.90 ($3.07). Approximately 5,472,281 shares were traded during trading, a decline of 22% from the average daily volume of 7,040,000 shares. The stock had previously closed […]

Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (HALO) to Post Q1 2018 Earnings of ($0.28) Per Share, Jefferies Group Forecasts

Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALO) – Equities research analysts at Jefferies Group reduced their Q1 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Halozyme Therapeutics in a report issued on Tuesday. Jefferies Group analyst E. Yang now expects that the biopharmaceutical company will post earnings of ($0.28) per share for the quarter, down from their prior […]

Rhumbline Advisers Has $24.51 Million Position in Xylem Inc (XYL)

Rhumbline Advisers lessened its stake in shares of Xylem Inc (NYSE:XYL) by 0.4% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 359,330 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 1,276 shares during the period. Rhumbline Advisers’ holdings in Xylem were worth $24,506,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. […]

Shell Asset Management Co. Has $7.59 Million Position in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW)

Shell Asset Management Co. lowered its stake in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) by 48.0% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 81,689 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock after selling 75,525 shares during the period. Shell Asset Management Co.’s holdings in Lowe's Companies were worth $7,592,000 at the end of the most […]

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Invests $769,000 in JPMorgan Diversified Return U.S. Small Cap Equity ETF (JPSE)

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. acquired a new stake in JPMorgan Diversified Return U.S. Small Cap Equity ETF (NYSEARCA:JPSE) in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund acquired 25,988 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $769,000. Separately, Appleton Partners Inc. MA acquired a new stake in shares of JPMorgan Diversified Return U.S. Small […]

UBS Group Reiterates “Neutral” Rating for DDR (DDR)

UBS Group reissued their neutral rating on shares of DDR (NYSE:DDR) in a research note published on Tuesday, www.benzinga.com reports. The firm currently has a $8.00 price objective on the real estate investment trust’s stock, down from their previous price objective of $9.00. Several other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on DDR. Zacks […]

SBA Communications Co. (SBAC) Holdings Boosted by Global X Management Co. LLC

Global X Management Co. LLC grew its stake in shares of SBA Communications Co. (NASDAQ:SBAC) by 19.5% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 3,171 shares of the technology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 517 shares during the quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC’s holdings in SBA Communications were worth […]