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Yiheng Capital LLC Has $27.99 Million Stake in Tuniu Corp (TOUR)

Yiheng Capital LLC raised its stake in Tuniu Corp (NASDAQ:TOUR) by 31.9% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 5,758,669 shares of the technology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,391,845 shares during the quarter. Tuniu accounts for about 4.1% […]

ValueAct Holdings L.P. Buys 492,109 Shares of Trinity Industries Inc (TRN)

ValueAct Holdings L.P. increased its holdings in shares of Trinity Industries Inc (NYSE:TRN) by 2.3% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 21,900,000 shares of the transportation company’s stock after purchasing an additional 492,109 shares during the period. Trinity Industries accounts for […]

Voleon Capital Management LP Invests $1.18 Million in Popular Inc (BPOP)

Voleon Capital Management LP purchased a new stake in shares of Popular Inc (NASDAQ:BPOP) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 25,000 shares of the bank’s stock, valued at approximately $1,181,000. Other institutional investors and hedge funds […]

17,000 Shares in Everest Re Group Ltd (RE) Acquired by Voleon Capital Management LP

Voleon Capital Management LP acquired a new position in shares of Everest Re Group Ltd (NYSE:RE) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund acquired 17,000 shares of the insurance provider’s stock, valued at approximately $3,702,000. Several other large investors also recently modified their […]

6,118,837 Shares in Inspired Entertainment Inc (INSE) Acquired by Vitruvian Partners LLP

Vitruvian Partners LLP acquired a new stake in shares of Inspired Entertainment Inc (NASDAQ:INSE) during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm acquired 6,118,837 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $29,370,000. Inspired Entertainment accounts for about 6.8% of Vitruvian Partners LLP’s investment portfolio, making the […]

Natixis Advisors L.P. Has $2.61 Million Position in Air Lease Corp (AL)

Natixis Advisors L.P. lifted its position in shares of Air Lease Corp (NYSE:AL) by 373.5% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 86,304 shares of the transportation company’s stock after acquiring an additional 68,076 shares during the period. Natixis Advisors […]

Prudential PLC Purchases New Position in Cable One Inc (CABO)

Prudential PLC purchased a new stake in Cable One Inc (NYSE:CABO) during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor purchased 302 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $248,000. Other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Victory Capital Management Inc. bought a new position in Cable One in […]

Zoetis Inc (ZTS) Shares Sold by Prudential PLC

Prudential PLC lessened its holdings in shares of Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS) by 14.4% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 2,360 shares of the company’s stock after selling 396 shares during the period. Prudential PLC’s holdings in Zoetis were […]

Neuburgh Advisers LLC Buys New Holdings in Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (CHKP)

Neuburgh Advisers LLC bought a new stake in Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) in the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund bought 992 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $102,000. A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in CHKP. Bank of New York […]

Prudential PLC Sells 2,950 Shares of KLA-Tencor Corp (KLAC)

Prudential PLC trimmed its holdings in shares of KLA-Tencor Corp (NASDAQ:KLAC) by 55.1% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 2,403 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 2,950 shares during the quarter. Prudential PLC’s holdings in KLA-Tencor were worth $215,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number […]

Prudential PLC Takes Position in Interpublic Group of Companies Inc (IPG)

Prudential PLC purchased a new position in Interpublic Group of Companies Inc (NYSE:IPG) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor purchased 11,400 shares of the business services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $235,000. A number of other large investors […]

Natixis Advisors L.P. Decreases Holdings in iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (IJS)

Natixis Advisors L.P. cut its holdings in shares of iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (NYSEARCA:IJS) by 10.7% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 20,285 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,432 shares during the quarter. Natixis Advisors L.P.’s holdings in […]

VectorAI Trading Down 14.4% This Week (VEC2)

VectorAI (CURRENCY:VEC2) traded flat against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 13:00 PM Eastern on March 20th. Over the last week, VectorAI has traded 14.4% lower against the dollar. VectorAI has a market capitalization of $3,715.00 and approximately $0.00 worth of VectorAI was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. One VectorAI […]

West Fraser Timber (WFTBF) versus Weyerhaeuser (WY) Head-To-Head Analysis

West Fraser Timber (OTCMKTS:WFTBF) and Weyerhaeuser (NYSE:WY) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership. Dividends Weyerhaeuser pays an annual dividend of $1.36 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Waste Connections Inc (WCN) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Shares of Waste Connections Inc (NYSE:WCN) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the eleven brokerages that are covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and nine have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month target price among analysts that […]

BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (BSTC) Receives Consensus Rating of “Strong Buy” from Analysts

Shares of BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:BSTC) have been given an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Brokers have set a one year consensus price target of $85.00 for […]

RA Medical Systems Inc (RMED) Given Average Recommendation of “Strong Buy” by Brokerages

RA Medical Systems Inc (NYSE:RMED) has received an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the four brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Brokers have set a 12 month consensus price target of $15.25 for […]

Brokerages Set TowneBank (TOWN) PT at $34.00

Shares of TowneBank (NASDAQ:TOWN) have been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and three have issued a hold rating on the company. The average 1 year price objective among brokerages that have […]

Westover Capital Advisors LLC Invests $425,000 in Paycom Software Inc (PAYC) Stock

Westover Capital Advisors LLC bought a new stake in Paycom Software Inc (NYSE:PAYC) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund bought 3,470 shares of the software maker’s stock, valued at approximately $425,000. A number of other hedge funds have […]

Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) have earned an average rating of “Hold” from the twenty-one brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price objective […]

32,465 Shares in SPDR Portfolio Large Cap ETF (SPLG) Acquired by Westover Capital Advisors LLC

Westover Capital Advisors LLC bought a new stake in SPDR Portfolio Large Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:SPLG) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 32,465 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $948,000. A number of other large investors have also […]

Canada Goose Holdings Inc (GOOS) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of Canada Goose Holdings Inc (NYSE:GOOS) have earned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the thirteen research firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokers […]

Analysts Set SmartCentres Real Estate Investment Trst (SRU.UN) PT at $33.81

Shares of SmartCentres Real Estate Investment Trst (TSE:SRU.UN) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the nine ratings firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and two have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokers that […]

YRC Worldwide Inc (YRCW) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of YRC Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:YRCW) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the seven research firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have issued a hold recommendation and two have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average […]

BIO-TECHNE Corp (TECH) Holdings Lifted by Great West Life Assurance Co. Can

Great West Life Assurance Co. Can grew its holdings in shares of BIO-TECHNE Corp (NASDAQ:TECH) by 6.8% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 23,173 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,484 shares during the quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can’s holdings in BIO-TECHNE were worth $3,113,000 at […]

Matinas BioPharma (MTNB) Shares Up 1.5%

Matinas BioPharma Holdings Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:MTNB)’s share price shot up 1.5% during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $1.33 and last traded at $1.32. 62,907 shares were traded during trading, a decline of 95% from the average session volume of 1,214,614 shares. The stock had previously closed at $1.30. Separately, Roth […]

Synthorx (THOR) Trading 7.8% Higher

Shares of Synthorx Inc (NASDAQ:THOR) traded up 7.8% during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $19.60 and last traded at $20.71. 6,904 shares were traded during mid-day trading, a decline of 96% from the average session volume of 154,595 shares. The stock had previously closed at $19.21. Several analysts have commented […]

Smartsheet (SMAR) Releases Q1 2020 Earnings Guidance

Smartsheet (NYSE:SMAR) issued an update on its first quarter 2020 earnings guidance on Tuesday morning. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $-0.19–0.18 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $-0.14. The company issued revenue guidance of $54-55 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $52.05 million.Smartsheet also […]

Wpp Plc (WPP) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Wpp Plc (LON:WPP) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the eighteen research firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month […]

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO) have received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the eleven research firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year price target among analysts […]

FedEx (FDX) Updates FY 2019 Earnings Guidance

FedEx (NYSE:FDX) issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Tuesday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $15.10-15.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $15.97. FedEx also updated its FY19 guidance to $15.10-15.90 EPS. Shares of FDX stock opened at $181.41 on […]

Northern Trust Corp Trims Stake in Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (KORS)

Northern Trust Corp trimmed its holdings in Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (NYSE:KORS) by 31.3% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 1,328,466 shares of the lifestyle brand’s stock after selling 604,394 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp’s holdings in Michael Kors were worth $50,376,000 at […]

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. (FGBI) Announces $0.16 Quarterly Dividend

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:FGBI) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 27th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 22nd will be given a dividend of 0.16 per share by the bank on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.02%. The ex-dividend date […]

Brokerages Set Skechers USA Inc (SKX) Target Price at $32.50

Shares of Skechers USA Inc (NYSE:SKX) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eighteen ratings firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating on the […]

Cypress Energy Partners (CELP) Announces Earnings Results

Cypress Energy Partners (NYSE:CELP) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday. The oil and gas company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.19 by ($0.06), MarketWatch Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $88.89 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $75.20 million. Cypress Energy Partners […]

Analysts Set American Campus Communities, Inc. (ACC) PT at $46.83

American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the ten analysts that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have issued a hold recommendation and four have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price […]

Syneos Health (SYNH) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.16 EPS

Syneos Health (NASDAQ:SYNH) released its earnings results on Monday. The company reported $0.89 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.16, Morningstar.com reports. Syneos Health had a return on equity of 9.60% and a net margin of 0.55%. The business had revenue of $1.15 billion for the quarter, compared […]

Analysts Set Ardagh Group SA (ARD) Price Target at $16.86

Ardagh Group SA (NYSE:ARD) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the seven ratings firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have issued a hold recommendation and three have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average […]

Tencent Music Entertainment Group (TME) Hits New 52-Week High at $19.14

Shares of Tencent Music Entertainment Group – (NYSE:TME) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Monday . The company traded as high as $19.14 and last traded at $19.04, with a volume of 158522 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $18.27. A number of analysts have commented on the company. Credit Suisse […]

Brokerages Set AK Steel Holding Co. (AKS) PT at $3.57

AK Steel Holding Co. (NYSE:AKS) has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the fifteen ratings firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating on the company. The average […]

$0.41 EPS Expected for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (BFR) This Quarter

Equities analysts expect that BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR) will report earnings per share (EPS) of $0.41 for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have made estimates for BBVA Banco Frances’ earnings. The company is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings report on Wednesday, March 20th. According to Zacks, analysts […]

Gunsynd (GUN) Stock Price Up 13.3%

Shares of Gunsynd PLC (LON:GUN) were up 13.3% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The company traded as high as GBX 0.02 ($0.00) and last traded at GBX 0.02 ($0.00). Approximately 10,327,941 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 85% from the average daily volume of 69,500,000 shares. The stock had previously closed […]

Arctic Star Exploration (ADD) Shares Up 16.7%

Shares of Arctic Star Exploration Corp (CVE:ADD) shot up 16.7% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as C$0.07 and last traded at C$0.07. 1,089,500 shares traded hands during trading, an increase of 175% from the average session volume of 395,507 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$0.06. The company […]

DraftCoin Price Tops $0.0138 (DFT)

DraftCoin (CURRENCY:DFT) traded 2.8% lower against the U.S. dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 11:00 AM E.T. on March 20th. DraftCoin has a market capitalization of $114,831.00 and $3,822.00 worth of DraftCoin was traded on exchanges in the last day. During the last seven days, DraftCoin has traded down 3.4% against the U.S. […]

ShopZcoin 24 Hour Volume Hits $349.00 (SZC)

ShopZcoin (CURRENCY:SZC) traded 0.6% higher against the U.S. dollar during the 1-day period ending at 11:00 AM Eastern on March 20th. One ShopZcoin coin can now be purchased for about $0.0035 or 0.00000087 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including C-CEX, Trade Satoshi and CryptoBridge. Over the last seven days, ShopZcoin has traded down 13.1% against the […]

Perpetual Ltd Has $639,000 Position in CVS Health Corp (CVS)

Perpetual Ltd boosted its position in shares of CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) by 13.2% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 9,797 shares of the pharmacy operator’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,144 shares during the quarter. Perpetual Ltd’s holdings in CVS Health were worth $639,000 at the end of the most […]

Adtalem Global Education Inc (ATGE) Holdings Cut by New York State Common Retirement Fund

New York State Common Retirement Fund lessened its stake in shares of Adtalem Global Education Inc (NYSE:ATGE) by 9.6% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 60,600 shares of the company’s stock after selling 6,400 shares during the period. New […]

Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (VIVO) Position Lessened by New York State Common Retirement Fund

New York State Common Retirement Fund cut its holdings in Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) by 44.6% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 181,334 shares of the company’s stock after selling 146,060 shares during the period. New York State Common Retirement Fund’s holdings in Meridian Bioscience were worth $3,148,000 at the end […]

DowDuPont Inc (DWDP) Shares Bought by Norinchukin Bank The

Norinchukin Bank The lifted its position in DowDuPont Inc (NYSE:DWDP) by 10.0% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 603,485 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 54,974 shares during the quarter. Norinchukin Bank The’s holdings in DowDuPont were […]

Analyzing Guaranty Bancorp (GBNK) and FNB Bancorp (FNBG)

FNB Bancorp (NASDAQ:FNBG) and Guaranty Bancorp (NASDAQ:GBNK) are both finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and risk. Insider & Institutional Ownership 23.2% of FNB Bancorp shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 72.8% […]