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First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Raises Position in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX)

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. increased its holdings in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) by 3.5% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 9,647 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after buying an additional 322 shares during the period. First Allied Advisory Services Inc.’s holdings […]

PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) Shares Purchased by First Allied Advisory Services Inc.

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. increased its position in shares of PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) by 3.4% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 6,334 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after purchasing an additional 210 […]

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (NYSE:MUFG) Downgraded to Market Perform at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (NYSE:MUFG) was downgraded by equities research analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report issued on Monday, The Fly reports. Several other research analysts also recently commented on the company. TheStreet downgraded Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group from a “c” rating to […]

Mason Street Advisors LLC Has $1.52 Million Stock Position in Sensient Technologies Co. (NYSE:SXT)

Mason Street Advisors LLC reduced its holdings in Sensient Technologies Co. (NYSE:SXT) by 1.6% in the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 22,193 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after selling 364 shares during the period. Mason Street Advisors LLC’s holdings in Sensient Technologies were worth $1,524,000 at the end of the most […]

Rhumbline Advisers Acquires 692 Shares of NanoString Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:NSTG)

Rhumbline Advisers boosted its position in NanoString Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:NSTG) by 1.7% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 42,215 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 692 shares during the period. Rhumbline Advisers’ holdings […]

Winmark Co. (NASDAQ:WINA) Shares Sold by Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley lessened its position in shares of Winmark Co. (NASDAQ:WINA) by 51.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 546 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after selling 585 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley’s holdings in Winmark were worth $94,000 […]

State of Tennessee Treasury Department Has $277,000 Position in Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS)

State of Tennessee Treasury Department increased its position in Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) by 8.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 6,511 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 527 shares during the quarter. State of Tennessee Treasury […]

State of Tennessee Treasury Department Buys 1,200 Shares of Care.com Inc (NYSE:CRCM)

State of Tennessee Treasury Department raised its stake in Care.com Inc (NYSE:CRCM) by 4.4% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 28,654 shares of the information services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,200 shares during the period. State […]

Morgan Stanley Has $96,000 Stake in Everspin Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:MRAM)

Morgan Stanley decreased its stake in Everspin Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:MRAM) by 11.7% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 14,755 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 1,950 shares during the quarter. Morgan Stanley owned 0.09% of Everspin Technologies […]

Rhumbline Advisers Has $937,000 Holdings in Modine Manufacturing Co. (NYSE:MOD)

Rhumbline Advisers lifted its position in shares of Modine Manufacturing Co. (NYSE:MOD) by 8.5% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 82,441 shares of the auto parts company’s stock after purchasing an additional 6,436 shares during the quarter. Rhumbline Advisers’ holdings in […]

Contrasting Home Bancshares (NASDAQ:HOMB) & M&F Bancorp (NASDAQ:MFBP)

Home Bancshares (NASDAQ:HOMB) and M&F Bancorp (OTCMKTS:MFBP) are both finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and profitability. Insider and Institutional Ownership 65.9% of Home Bancshares shares are held by institutional investors. 8.7% of […]

Loews Co. (NYSE:L) Shares Sold by SG Americas Securities LLC

SG Americas Securities LLC lessened its stake in Loews Co. (NYSE:L) by 63.1% in the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 27,175 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 46,496 shares during the period. SG Americas Securities LLC’s holdings in Loews were worth $1,399,000 at the end of the most recent reporting […]

Insider Buying: VanEck Vectors High Yield Municipal Index ETF (NYSEARCA:HYD) Insider Purchases $135,000.00 in Stock

VanEck Vectors High Yield Municipal Index ETF (NYSEARCA:HYD) insider Coote Gavin bought 5,000,000 shares of VanEck Vectors High Yield Municipal Index ETF stock in a transaction on Friday, November 8th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $0.03 per share, with a total value of $135,000.00. VanEck Vectors High Yield Municipal Index ETF […]

Ignition Price Tops $0.0732 (IC)

Ignition (CURRENCY:IC) traded 5.4% higher against the dollar during the one day period ending at 7:00 AM Eastern on November 18th. Over the last week, Ignition has traded 34.3% lower against the dollar. One Ignition coin can currently be purchased for $0.0732 or 0.00000857 BTC on popular exchanges including CoinExchange, Cryptopia and CryptoBridge. Ignition has […]

Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA Has $14.39 Million Holdings in HubSpot Inc (NYSE:HUBS)

Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA raised its position in HubSpot Inc (NYSE:HUBS) by 62.5% in the third quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 94,940 shares of the software maker’s stock after purchasing an additional 36,520 shares during the quarter. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA’s holdings in HubSpot were worth $14,393,000 as of its most recent […]

Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA Buys 69,486 Shares of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T)

Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA grew its stake in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) by 27.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 325,482 shares of the technology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 69,486 shares during the period. Massachusetts Financial […]

NIC Inc. (NASDAQ:EGOV) Shares Bought by SG Americas Securities LLC

SG Americas Securities LLC grew its position in shares of NIC Inc. (NASDAQ:EGOV) by 297.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 64,443 shares of the software maker’s stock after purchasing an additional 48,213 shares during the quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC’s holdings […]

Xylem Inc (NYSE:XYL) Shares Purchased by Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA

Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA increased its position in shares of Xylem Inc (NYSE:XYL) by 9.1% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 202,119 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after acquiring an additional 16,943 shares during the quarter. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA’s holdings in Xylem were worth $16,093,000 at the […]

Insider Buying: Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AGIO) Director Acquires 8,064 Shares of Stock

Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AGIO) Director David P. Schenkein purchased 8,064 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 13th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $31.00 per share, for a total transaction of $249,984.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 97,567 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $3,024,577. […]

Insider Selling: Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) Director Sells $308,550.00 in Stock

Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) Director Steven Hochberg sold 15,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.57, for a total transaction of $308,550.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the […]

Head to Head Analysis: DBV TECHNOLOGIE/S (NASDAQ:DBVT) and Tcr2 Therapeutics (NASDAQ:TCRR)

DBV TECHNOLOGIE/S (NASDAQ:DBVT) and Tcr2 Therapeutics (NASDAQ:TCRR) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and analyst recommendations. Institutional and Insider Ownership 33.8% of DBV TECHNOLOGIE/S shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

Cetera Advisor Networks LLC Sells 22,853 Shares of John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (NYSE:HPS)

Cetera Advisor Networks LLC reduced its position in shares of John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III (NYSE:HPS) by 34.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 43,256 shares of the company’s stock after selling 22,853 shares during the quarter. Cetera Advisor Networks LLC’s […]

Great Lakes Advisors LLC Sells 41,314 Shares of Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ)

Great Lakes Advisors LLC lowered its holdings in shares of Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) by 87.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 5,779 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 41,314 shares during the quarter. Great Lakes Advisors LLC’s holdings […]

D.A. Davidson & CO. Acquires 300 Shares of Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT)

D.A. Davidson & CO. boosted its position in shares of Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) by 2.4% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 12,640 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after buying an additional 300 shares during the quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO.’s holdings […]

Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE:SMP) Chairman Lawrence I. Sills Sells 8,099 Shares

Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE:SMP) Chairman Lawrence I. Sills sold 8,099 shares of Standard Motor Products stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $52.34, for a total transaction of $423,901.66. Following the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 642,876 shares of the company’s stock, valued […]

Insider Selling: Guardant Health Inc (NASDAQ:GH) Insider Sells 6,779 Shares of Stock

Guardant Health Inc (NASDAQ:GH) insider Michael J. Wiley sold 6,779 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, November 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $80.01, for a total transaction of $542,387.79. NASDAQ:GH opened at $80.01 on Monday. Guardant Health Inc has a one year low of $31.06 and […]

Eqis Capital Management Inc. Sells 1,394 Shares of Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM)

Eqis Capital Management Inc. lowered its position in Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) by 28.9% in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 3,426 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after selling 1,394 shares during the quarter. Eqis Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in Williams-Sonoma were […]

Eqis Capital Management Inc. Has $248,000 Holdings in Black Hills Corp (NYSE:BKH)

Eqis Capital Management Inc. cut its stake in shares of Black Hills Corp (NYSE:BKH) by 23.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 3,233 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 1,014 shares during the period. Eqis Capital Management Inc.’s […]

Flippin Bruce & Porter Inc. Sells 2,820 Shares of Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Flippin Bruce & Porter Inc. lessened its position in shares of Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 3.8% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 72,116 shares of the software giant’s stock after selling 2,820 shares during the period. Microsoft makes up […]

Steven Bangert Sells 8,000 Shares of BOK Financial Co. (NASDAQ:BOKF) Stock

BOK Financial Co. (NASDAQ:BOKF) Director Steven Bangert sold 8,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $81.92, for a total value of $655,360.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 131,102 shares in the company, […]

U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) CFO Sells $1,007,748.00 in Stock

U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) CFO Terrance R. Dolan sold 17,200 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $58.59, for a total transaction of $1,007,748.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 111,404 shares in the company, valued […]

Insider Selling: Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM) EVP Sells $863,577.00 in Stock

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM) EVP James Gemmell sold 10,065 shares of Akamai Technologies stock in a transaction on Friday, November 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $85.80, for a total transaction of $863,577.00. Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 1,439 shares in the company, valued at approximately […]

Discovery Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) Stock Holdings Lifted by Creative Planning

Creative Planning lifted its position in Discovery Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) by 13.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 8,033 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 974 shares during the period. Creative Planning’s holdings in […]

Creative Planning Purchases Shares of 3,830 iShares Convertible Bond ETF (BATS:ICVT)

Creative Planning purchased a new stake in iShares Convertible Bond ETF (BATS:ICVT) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor purchased 3,830 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $223,000. Several other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of ICVT. […]

Comerica Bank Has $1.19 Million Stock Position in Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG)

Comerica Bank lowered its stake in shares of Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) by 26.1% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 50,473 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 17,782 shares during the quarter. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Healthcare Services Group were worth $1,190,000 as of its most recent […]

Comerica Bank Has $1.26 Million Stock Holdings in Cardtronics PLC (NASDAQ:CATM)

Comerica Bank decreased its holdings in shares of Cardtronics PLC (NASDAQ:CATM) by 10.1% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 36,843 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 4,132 shares during the period. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Cardtronics were worth $1,262,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other institutional […]

Comerica Bank Has $1.13 Million Stock Holdings in Ares Capital Co. (NASDAQ:ARCC)

Comerica Bank lessened its holdings in Ares Capital Co. (NASDAQ:ARCC) by 12.5% during the third quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 61,069 shares of the investment management company’s stock after selling 8,757 shares during the quarter. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Ares Capital were worth $1,126,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other […]

Comerica Bank Sells 1,447 Shares of Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:BHE)

Comerica Bank decreased its holdings in Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:BHE) by 3.7% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 37,929 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 1,447 shares during the quarter. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Benchmark Electronics were worth $1,164,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities […]

Comerica Bank Raises Position in CommVault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT)

Comerica Bank raised its holdings in CommVault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT) by 6.4% in the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 23,738 shares of the software maker’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,434 shares during the quarter. Comerica Bank’s holdings in CommVault Systems were worth $1,090,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other […]

Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG) Shares Sold by Comerica Bank

Comerica Bank trimmed its stake in shares of Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG) by 1.4% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 31,508 shares of the company’s stock after selling 452 shares during the period. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Harley-Davidson were worth $1,221,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange […]

California Public Employees Retirement System Raises Stock Holdings in El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)

California Public Employees Retirement System lifted its holdings in El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE) by 41.7% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 78,511 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 23,093 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System’s holdings in El Paso Electric were worth $5,267,000 at […]

Mirati Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:MRTX) Shares Acquired by California Public Employees Retirement System

California Public Employees Retirement System lifted its holdings in shares of Mirati Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:MRTX) by 49.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 71,597 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after buying an additional 23,580 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement […]

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Has $237,000 Stake in Invesco Water Resources ETF (NASDAQ:PHO)

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. decreased its holdings in shares of Invesco Water Resources ETF (NASDAQ:PHO) by 8.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 6,479 shares of the company’s stock after selling 589 shares during the quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in […]

AE Wealth Management LLC Sells 480 Shares of DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (NYSE:DLR)

AE Wealth Management LLC lessened its holdings in DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (NYSE:DLR) by 10.0% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 4,314 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 480 shares during the period. AE Wealth Management LLC’s holdings in DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH were worth $560,000 at the end of […]

CIVS SOCI / RED PREF (LON:CSHC) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Liberum Capital

Investment analysts at Liberum Capital started coverage on shares of CIVS SOCI / RED PREF (LON:CSHC) in a report issued on Monday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. The brokerage set a “buy” rating and a GBX 104 ($1.36) price target on the stock. About CIVS SOCI / RED PREF Civitas Social Housing PLC is the first Real Estate […]

SSR Mining Inc Forecasted to Post FY2020 Earnings of $0.92 Per Share (NASDAQ:SSRM)

SSR Mining Inc (NASDAQ:SSRM) (TSE:SSO) – Stock analysts at B. Riley raised their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for SSR Mining in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday, November 13th. B. Riley analyst A. Graf now expects that the basic materials company will post earnings per share of $0.92 for […]

ADO Properties (ETR:ADJ) Given a €33.00 Price Target at Barclays

Barclays set a €33.00 ($38.37) price target on ADO Properties (ETR:ADJ) in a research report report published on Thursday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. A number of other brokerages have also recently weighed in on ADJ. UBS Group set a €50.00 ($58.14) price objective on shares of […]

Siltronic (FRA:WAF) Given a €74.00 Price Target by Kepler Capital Markets Analysts

Kepler Capital Markets set a €74.00 ($86.05) target price on Siltronic (FRA:WAF) in a report published on Friday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. WAF has been the topic of a number of other research reports. HSBC set a €83.00 ($96.51) price target on Siltronic and gave the […]

Q4 2019 EPS Estimates for Asante Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:PUMP) Lowered by B. Riley

Asante Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:PUMP) – Research analysts at B. Riley dropped their Q4 2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of Asante Solutions in a research note issued on Friday, November 15th. B. Riley analyst T. Curran now forecasts that the company will post earnings of $0.22 per share for the quarter, down from their […]

Oppenheimer Comments on 2U Inc’s Q4 2019 Earnings (NASDAQ:TWOU)

2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) – Equities research analysts at Oppenheimer lowered their Q4 2019 EPS estimates for 2U in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday, November 13th. Oppenheimer analyst B. Schwartz now expects that the software maker will earn ($0.50) per share for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of ($0.40). […]