Investment

bluebird bio, Inc. (BLUE) Shares Sold by Wells Fargo & Company MN

Wells Fargo & Company MN trimmed its holdings in bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) by 14.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 254,259 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after selling 42,164 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company […]

OxFORD Asset Management LLP Sells 103,914 Shares of Entegris, Inc. (ENTG)

OxFORD Asset Management LLP decreased its position in Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) by 57.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 75,727 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 103,914 shares during the period. OxFORD Asset Management LLP owned […]

Principal Financial Group Inc. Lowers Holdings in Heartland Financial USA, Inc. (HTLF)

Principal Financial Group Inc. lowered its position in Heartland Financial USA, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLF) by 85.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 14,375 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 82,361 shares during the quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc.’s holdings […]

Macquarie Group Ltd. Invests $601,000 in First Solar, Inc. (FSLR)

Macquarie Group Ltd. purchased a new position in First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm purchased 13,100 shares of the solar cell manufacturer’s stock, valued at approximately $601,000. A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of FSLR. Fiduciary […]

Pinnacle Associates Ltd. Sells 3,903 Shares of Kraft Heinz Co (KHC)

Pinnacle Associates Ltd. cut its holdings in shares of Kraft Heinz Co (NASDAQ:KHC) by 12.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 27,880 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,903 shares during the quarter. Pinnacle Associates Ltd.’s holdings in Kraft Heinz […]

23,200 Shares in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG) Acquired by Point72 Asset Management L.P.

Point72 Asset Management L.P. acquired a new stake in shares of Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund acquired 23,200 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock, valued at approximately $24,264,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes […]

William M. Iv Webster Sells 100,000 Shares of LKQ Co. (LKQ) Stock

LKQ Co. (NASDAQ:LKQ) Director William M. Iv Webster sold 100,000 shares of LKQ stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.02, for a total value of $4,002,000.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 119,222 shares in the company, valued at $4,771,264.44. The transaction […]

Masimo Co. (MASI) Shares Bought by Royce & Associates LP

Royce & Associates LP boosted its holdings in Masimo Co. (NASDAQ:MASI) by 6.0% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 124,600 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 7,000 shares during the quarter. Royce & Associates LP owned […]

Zions Bancorporation Takes Position in G-III Apparel Group, LTD. (GIII)

Zions Bancorporation acquired a new stake in G-III Apparel Group, LTD. (NASDAQ:GIII) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 5,200 shares of the textile maker’s stock, valued at approximately $151,000. Several other hedge funds have also recently added to […]

The Carlyle Group L.P. (CG) Holdings Raised by BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA

BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its position in The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG) by 3,160.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 10,237 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 9,923 shares during the period. BNP […]

Delphi Management Inc. MA Invests $355,000 in KLA-Tencor Corp (KLAC) Stock

Delphi Management Inc. MA purchased a new stake in shares of KLA-Tencor Corp (NASDAQ:KLAC) in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 3,350 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock, valued at approximately $355,000. Other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes […]

Guardian Capital LP Acquires 10,430 Shares of Ctrip.Com International Ltd (CTRP)

Guardian Capital LP grew its holdings in shares of Ctrip.Com International Ltd (NASDAQ:CTRP) by 29.6% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 45,610 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 10,430 shares during the quarter. Guardian Capital […]

Insider Selling: Nutanix Inc. (NTNX) Director Sells $5,352,000.00 in Stock

Nutanix Inc. (NASDAQ:NTNX) Director Michael Scarpelli sold 150,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $35.68, for a total value of $5,352,000.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 55,300 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,973,104. The transaction […]

WPP (WPP) Stock Price Down 0.7%

Wpp Plc (LON:WPP) shares dropped 0.7% during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The company traded as low as GBX 1,364.50 ($18.36) and last traded at GBX 1,366 ($18.38). Approximately 3,444,959 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 21% from the average daily volume of 4,380,000 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX […]

Morgan Advanced Materials’ (MGAM) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Morgan Advanced Materials (LON:MGAM) in a research note published on Monday. They currently have a GBX 380 ($5.11) price objective on the stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Barclays reduced their price objective on shares of Morgan Advanced Materials […]

Sientra Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (SIEN)

Sientra Inc (NASDAQ:SIEN) saw unusually large options trading on Monday. Stock traders bought 718 put options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,160% compared to the average volume of 57 put options. Shares of Sientra (NASDAQ SIEN) opened at $14.79 on Thursday. Sientra has a 52 week low of $7.20 and a 52 […]

VSA Capital Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Goldplat (GDP)

VSA Capital restated their buy rating on shares of Goldplat (LON:GDP) in a report issued on Monday morning. VSA Capital currently has a GBX 17 ($0.23) target price on the stock. Goldplat (LON GDP) opened at GBX 7.72 ($0.10) on Monday. Goldplat has a one year low of GBX 5 ($0.07) and a one year […]

Barclays Raises Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group (JLT) Price Target to GBX 1,408

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group (LON:JLT) had its target price lifted by Barclays from GBX 1,305 ($17.56) to GBX 1,408 ($18.95) in a research report report published on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has an overweight rating on the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on JLT. J P Morgan Chase […]

MFC Bancorp’s (MFCB) Buy Rating Reiterated at Robert W. Baird

MFC Bancorp (NYSE:MFCB)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by Robert W. Baird in a report issued on Thursday. The analysts wrote, “We hosted a Silicon Valley Bus Tour on December 12 during which we met with management of leading cyber security companies. We remain positive on Outperform-rated Cisco and Fortinet given valuation, tax reform, […]

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. Has $1.82 Million Stake in Cincinnati Financial Co. (CINF)

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. grew its position in Cincinnati Financial Co. (NASDAQ:CINF) by 8.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 23,781 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after buying an additional 1,795 shares during the quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. […]

Great West Life Assurance Co. Can Decreases Holdings in Cabot Microelectronics Co. (CCMP)

Great West Life Assurance Co. Can reduced its stake in Cabot Microelectronics Co. (NASDAQ:CCMP) by 6.6% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 34,017 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 2,414 shares during the period. Great West Life […]

Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA Has $1.89 Million Position in Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (APOG)

Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA boosted its holdings in Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOG) by 25.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 39,145 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after acquiring an additional 7,878 shares during the […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Grows Holdings in Cathay General Bancorp (CATY)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its holdings in shares of Cathay General Bancorp (NASDAQ:CATY) by 6.0% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 716,926 shares of the bank’s stock after buying an additional 40,412 shares during the period. […]

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN) Shares Sold by Iguana Healthcare Management LLC

Iguana Healthcare Management LLC reduced its position in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) by 52.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 40,000 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 45,000 shares during the period. Alexion Pharmaceuticals accounts for about 3.0% of Iguana Healthcare Management LLC’s […]

Arch Capital Group Ltd. (ACGL) Shares Sold by Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lessened its stake in shares of Arch Capital Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACGL) by 35.1% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 260,486 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 140,643 shares during the quarter. Schwab Charles Investment […]

Beaton Management Co. Inc. Takes Position in Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Beaton Management Co. Inc. purchased a new position in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor purchased 4,737 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock, valued at approximately $682,000. Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes […]

AnaptysBio Inc (ANAB) Shares Sold by Iguana Healthcare Management LLC

Iguana Healthcare Management LLC decreased its position in shares of AnaptysBio Inc (NASDAQ:ANAB) by 28.6% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 50,000 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after selling 20,000 shares during the period. Iguana Healthcare […]

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. Increases Stake in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. lifted its stake in shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) by 3.7% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 145,009 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock after purchasing an additional 5,198 shares during the period. Nomura […]

Pura Vida Investments LLC Has $2.85 Million Holdings in Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA)

Pura Vida Investments LLC grew its position in Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) by 219.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 111,700 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after purchasing an additional 76,700 shares during the period. Pura Vida Investments LLC owned about […]

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Shares Sold by WINTON GROUP Ltd

WINTON GROUP Ltd trimmed its stake in shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) by 61.4% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 599,939 shares of the network equipment provider’s stock after selling 955,369 shares during the period. WINTON GROUP Ltd’s […]

Iguana Healthcare Management LLC Acquires Shares of 25,000 Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)

Iguana Healthcare Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm acquired 25,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,583,000. A number of other hedge funds […]

Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) Stake Lowered by Nationwide Fund Advisors

Nationwide Fund Advisors cut its holdings in Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) by 15.9% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 214,225 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after selling 40,450 shares during the quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors owned 0.07% of Exelixis worth […]

Head to Head Analysis: Covisint (COVS) vs. Its Rivals

Covisint (NASDAQ: COVS) is one of 182 publicly-traded companies in the “IT Services & Consulting” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Covisint to related companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, profitability, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings and dividends. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of current […]

Contrasting TravelCenters of America (TA) and Murphy USA (MUSA)

TravelCenters of America (NASDAQ: TA) and Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings. Insider & Institutional Ownership 34.1% of TravelCenters of America shares are owned by institutional […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Equity BancShares (EQBK) Share Price

News articles about Equity BancShares (NASDAQ:EQBK) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 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 most favorable. […]

Meta Financial Group Inc. (CASH) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $54.48 Million

Wall Street analysts expect Meta Financial Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CASH) to report $54.48 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Meta Financial Group’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $53.92 million and the highest estimate coming in at $55.03 million. Meta Financial Group […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Hibbett Sports (HIBB) Share Price

Media coverage about Hibbett Sports (NASDAQ:HIBB) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Barclays Trims Direct Line Insurance Group (DLG) Target Price to GBX 358

Direct Line Insurance Group (LON:DLG) had its target price reduced by Barclays from GBX 359 ($4.83) to GBX 358 ($4.82) in a research report released on Monday morning. Barclays currently has an equal weight rating on the stock. A number of other analysts have also commented on DLG. Morgan Stanley boosted their target price on […]

Weekly Analysts’ Ratings Changes for Ollie's Bargain Outlet (OLLI)

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of Ollie's Bargain Outlet (NASDAQ: OLLI) recently: 12/7/2017 – Ollie's Bargain Outlet was given a new $48.00 price target on by analysts at Morgan Stanley. They now have a “hold” rating on the stock. 12/7/2017 – Ollie's Bargain Outlet had its price […]

Numis Securities Upgrades Benchmark (BMK) to Buy

Benchmark (LON:BMK) was upgraded by stock analysts at Numis Securities to a “buy” rating in a research report issued on Tuesday. The brokerage presently has a GBX 78 ($1.05) price target on the stock. Numis Securities’ target price would indicate a potential upside of 41.82% from the stock’s current price. Separately, Kepler Capital Markets reaffirmed […]

Alliance Pharma (APH) PT Raised to GBX 70 at FinnCap

Alliance Pharma (LON:APH) had its price objective boosted by research analysts at FinnCap from GBX 58 ($0.78) to GBX 70 ($0.94) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. FinnCap’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 13.82% from the company’s […]

Ocm Growth Holdings Llc Buys 1,413,922 Shares of Oaktree Capital Group LLC (OAK) Stock

Oaktree Capital Group LLC (NYSE:OAK) Director Ocm Growth Holdings Llc bought 1,413,922 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 8th. The stock was bought at an average price of $15.00 per share, for a total transaction of $21,208,830.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is […]

Henry Boot (BOOT) Trading 2.3% Higher

Henry Boot plc (LON:BOOT) shares traded up 2.3% during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The company traded as high as GBX 309 ($4.16) and last traded at GBX 309 ($4.16). 8,169 shares changed hands during trading, a decline of 77% from the average session volume of 36,148 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX […]

Jubilee Platinum (JLP) Hits New 1-Year Low at $3.08

Jubilee Platinum PLC (LON:JLP) shares reached a new 52-week low on Tuesday . The stock traded as low as GBX 3.08 ($0.04) and last traded at GBX 3.37 ($0.05), with a volume of 6662764 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 3.38 ($0.05). Separately, Beaufort Securities reiterated a “speculative buy” rating on shares of […]

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) Short Interest Down 36.4% in November

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ:NCLH) saw a significant decrease in short interest in November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,584,592 shares, a decrease of 36.4% from the November 15th total of 5,636,038 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,451,027 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days. Approximately […]

NetApp, Inc. (NTAP) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 15,384,635 shares, a growth of 9.0% from the November 15th total of 14,117,083 shares. Currently, 5.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume […]

Cetera Investment Advisers Has $284,000 Holdings in Celgene Co. (CELG)

Cetera Investment Advisers raised its holdings in Celgene Co. (NASDAQ:CELG) by 5.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 2,191 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after acquiring an additional 120 shares during the period. Cetera Investment Advisers’ holdings in Celgene were worth $284,000 at […]

Coastline Trust Co Has $2.74 Million Position in Electronic Arts Inc. (EA)

Coastline Trust Co boosted its position in shares of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) by 11.2% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 23,230 shares of the game software company’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,345 shares during the quarter. Coastline Trust Co’s holdings […]

Capella Education (CPLA) Shares Sold by Ameriprise Financial Inc.

Ameriprise Financial Inc. cut its position in shares of Capella Education (NASDAQ:CPLA) by 5.3% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 236,290 shares of the company’s stock after selling 13,242 shares during the period. Ameriprise Financial Inc. owned about […]

Orleans Capital Management Corp LA Sells 5,073 Shares of Fastenal (FAST)

Orleans Capital Management Corp LA reduced its position in shares of Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) by 23.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 16,732 shares of the company’s stock after selling 5,073 shares during the quarter. Orleans Capital Management Corp LA’s […]