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Brokerages Set Packaging Corp Of America (NYSE:PKG) PT at $100.20

Shares of Packaging Corp Of America (NYSE:PKG) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the thirteen ratings firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, nine have issued a hold recommendation and two have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. […]

Analysts Set Allison Transmission Holdings Inc (NYSE:ALSN) Target Price at $48.44

Shares of Allison Transmission Holdings Inc (NYSE:ALSN) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the twelve brokerages that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating on the company. The average […]

Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE:CMD) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.61 Per Share

Equities research analysts forecast that Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE:CMD) will announce earnings of $0.61 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have provided estimates for Cantel Medical’s earnings. Cantel Medical posted earnings per share of $0.62 during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a negative year-over-year growth […]

PG&E Co. (NYSE:PCG) Receives $21.62 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Shares of PG&E Co. (NYSE:PCG) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the nineteen analysts that are covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, twelve have issued a hold recommendation and three have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price […]

Allogene Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ALLO) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of Allogene Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ALLO) have received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the twelve brokerages that are covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and seven have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have issued […]

Potbelly Corp (NASDAQ:PBPB) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.06 Per Share

Wall Street brokerages predict that Potbelly Corp (NASDAQ:PBPB) will announce earnings of $0.06 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have provided estimates for Potbelly’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.05 and the highest is $0.07. Potbelly posted earnings per share of $0.13 during the same quarter […]

Renault SA (OTCMKTS:RNSDF) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of Renault SA (OTCMKTS:RNSDF) have received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the six analysts that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, two have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. A number of research […]

Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MLNX) Receives $118.24 Average Price Target from Analysts

Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MLNX) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the twelve brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have issued a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year target price […]

Prevail Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:PRVL) Given $20.00 Average Target Price by Brokerages

Prevail Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:PRVL) has been given a consensus broker rating score of 1.13 (Strong Buy) from the four analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a buy rating and three have issued a strong buy rating on the company. Brokers have set a one year […]

Eagle Bancorp (NASDAQ:EGBN) Earns “Hold” Rating from Sandler O’Neill

Sandler O’Neill reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Eagle Bancorp (NASDAQ:EGBN) in a research report released on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on EGBN. BidaskClub cut shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research report on […]

Hovnanian Enterprises (NYSE:HOV) Downgraded by ValuEngine

ValuEngine cut shares of Hovnanian Enterprises (NYSE:HOV) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research report released on Thursday morning, ValuEngine reports. Shares of HOV opened at $6.63 on Thursday. The stock has a market capitalization of $39.37 million, a P/E ratio of 4.60 and a beta of 1.85. The firm’s […]

Methode Electronics (NYSE:MEI) Cut to “Strong Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Methode Electronics (NYSE:MEI) from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a report released on Thursday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Methode Electronics, Inc. is a global manufacturer of electronic components and subsystems. Methode designs, manufactures and markets devices employing electrical, electronic, wireless, sensing and optical technologies. […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Coca-Cola FEMSA (NYSE:KOF) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Coca-Cola FEMSA (NYSE:KOF) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Coca-Cola Femsa S.A., through its subsidiaries, produces, markets and distributes soft drinks throughout the metropolitan area of Mexico City, in Southeastern Mexico and in […]

Kura Oncology (NASDAQ:KURA) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank started coverage on shares of Kura Oncology (NASDAQ:KURA) in a report published on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $28.00 price target on the stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. HC Wainwright set a $31.00 price objective on shares of […]

Independent Bank Co.(MI) (NASDAQ:IBCP) Downgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Independent Bank Co.(MI) (NASDAQ:IBCP) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research report released on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. ValuEngine cut shares of Zions Bancorporation NA from a hold rating to a sell rating in a […]

eHealth (NASDAQ:EHTH) Cut to “Buy” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub downgraded shares of eHealth (NASDAQ:EHTH) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a report released on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. EHTH has been the subject of a number of other reports. Craig Hallum raised PROS from a hold rating to a buy rating and raised their target price for the stock from $36.00 […]

Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG) Cut to “Hold” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, BidAskClub reports. A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on FANG. Roth Capital reduced their price objective on shares of Diamondback Energy from $166.00 to $150.00 and set […]

First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ:FFNW) Upgraded at Janney Montgomery Scott

Janney Montgomery Scott upgraded shares of First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ:FFNW) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Thursday, Benzinga reports. Several other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on FFNW. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of First Merchants from a hold rating to a sell […]

Wedbush Reaffirms Outperform Rating for MacroGenics (NASDAQ:MGNX)

Wedbush reissued their outperform rating on shares of MacroGenics (NASDAQ:MGNX) in a report issued on Thursday, RTT News reports. Wedbush currently has a $27.00 price target on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also weighed in on MGNX. BidaskClub lowered Extraction Oil & Gas from a hold rating to a sell rating […]

Marvell Technology Group (NASDAQ:MRVL) Lifted to Strong-Buy at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Marvell Technology Group (NASDAQ:MRVL) from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a report issued on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on MRVL. Bank of America reissued a buy rating and issued a C$10.00 price target on shares of Hexo in a research […]

Neos Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NEOS) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Neos Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NEOS) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Thursday, Zacks.com reports. They currently have $1.50 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Neos Therapeutics, Inc. is engaged in developing, manufacturing and commercializing products for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity […]

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Price Target Cut to $410.00 by Analysts at Citigroup

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) had its price target decreased by Citigroup from $420.00 to $410.00 in a research note released on Thursday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Citigroup currently has a buy rating on the Internet television network’s stock. Several other research firms also recently issued reports on NFLX. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a neutral rating and set a […]

Analysts Expect Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:IOVA) to Post -$0.29 Earnings Per Share

Equities research analysts expect that Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:IOVA) will report earnings per share of ($0.29) for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have made estimates for Iovance Biotherapeutics’ earnings. The highest EPS estimate is ($0.18) and the lowest is ($0.34). Iovance Biotherapeutics reported earnings of ($0.34) per share during the […]

Guardant Health (NASDAQ:GH) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Guardant Health (NASDAQ:GH) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. Zacks Investment Research currently has $103.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Guardant Health Inc. is a precision oncology company. It focuses on conquer cancer through use […]

Lancaster Colony (NASDAQ:LANC) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

Lancaster Colony (NASDAQ:LANC) was upgraded by investment analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday, BidAskClub reports. Lancaster Colony stock opened at $150.17 on Friday. Lancaster Colony has a 1-year low of $137.97 and a 1-year high of $194.38. The stock has a […]

Mercury General (NYSE:MCY) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Mercury General (NYSE:MCY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Friday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has a $71.00 price target on the insurance provider’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective indicates a potential upside of 12.47% from the company’s previous […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Ready Capital (NYSE:RC) to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Ready Capital (NYSE:RC) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Thursday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Ready Capital Corporation is a publicly-traded mortgage REIT and is externally managed by Waterfall Asset Management LLC. The company provides non-bank real estate and small business. It […]

Barclays Reaffirms “Sell” Rating for SemGroup (NYSE:SEMG)

Barclays reiterated their sell rating on shares of SemGroup (NYSE:SEMG) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, AnalystRatings.com reports. Barclays currently has a $12.00 price target on the pipeline company’s stock. A number of other research firms have also recently commented on SEMG. ValuEngine cut Zynerba Pharmaceuticals from a buy rating to a […]

Obsidian Energy (NYSE:OBE) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Obsidian Energy (NYSE:OBE) (TSE:PWT) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Obsidian Energy Ltd. is a conventional oil and natural gas producer and development company. Obsidian Energy Ltd, formerly known as Penn West Petroleum Ltd, is […]

M&T Bank (NYSE:MTB) Cut to Sell at ValuEngine

ValuEngine lowered shares of M&T Bank (NYSE:MTB) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Thursday morning, ValuEngine reports. A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on MTB. Wedbush raised their price target on shares of Wintrust Financial from $79.00 to $80.00 and gave the […]

Putnam Premier Income Trust (PPT) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.04 on August 1st

Putnam Premier Income Trust (NYSE:PPT) announced a monthly dividend on Friday, June 28th, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 24th will be given a dividend of 0.035 per share by the investment management company on Thursday, August 1st. This represents a $0.42 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.02%. The ex-dividend date […]

Potbelly (NASDAQ:PBPB) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Potbelly (NASDAQ:PBPB) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Friday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Potbelly Corporation is a neighborhood sandwich concept. The Company manages establishments for consuming food on premises to offers sandwiches, salads, soups, chili, chips, cookies, ice cream, and smoothies. […]

P.A.M. Transportation Services (NASDAQ:PTSI) Cut to “Hold” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine cut shares of P.A.M. Transportation Services (NASDAQ:PTSI) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, ValuEngine reports. Several other analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. BidaskClub cut Vertex Pharmaceuticals from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on […]

Republic Bancorp, Inc. KY (NASDAQ:RBCAA) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Republic Bancorp, Inc. KY (NASDAQ:RBCAA) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, BidAskClub reports. RBCAA stock opened at $48.26 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89, a current ratio of 1.17 and a quick ratio of 1.16. […]

Childrens Place (NASDAQ:PLCE) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

Childrens Place (NASDAQ:PLCE) was upgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday, BidAskClub reports. A number of other research firms have also commented on PLCE. Telsey Advisory Group reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a $126.00 price target (up from […]

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) Issues Earnings Results

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday. The auto parts company reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.02, RTT News reports. The company had revenue of $468.71 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $462.65 million. Gentex had a net margin […]

Sensient Technologies (NYSE:SXT) Issues FY 2019 Earnings Guidance

Sensient Technologies (NYSE:SXT) issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Friday morning. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.23-3.27 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.29. SXT opened at $67.00 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $2.84 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.12 […]

Danaher (NYSE:DHR) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS

Danaher (NYSE:DHR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The conglomerate reported $1.19 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.15 by $0.04, RTT News reports. The business had revenue of $5.16 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.09 billion. Danaher had a return on equity of 11.73% […]

BlackRock (NYSE:BLK) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

BlackRock (NYSE:BLK) posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday. The asset manager reported $6.41 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $6.52 by ($0.11), RTT News reports. The firm had revenue of $3.52 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $3.57 billion. BlackRock had a net margin […]

HB Fuller (NYSE:FUL) Raised to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of HB Fuller (NYSE:FUL) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “H.B. Fuller has been a leading global adhesives provider focusing on perfecting adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products to improve products and lives. H.B. […]

Inovalon (NASDAQ:INOV) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Inovalon (NASDAQ:INOV) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. Zacks Investment Research currently has $17.00 target price on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Inovalon Holdings, Inc. is a technology company which provides cloud-based data […]

Danaher (NYSE:DHR) Updates FY19 Earnings Guidance

Danaher (NYSE:DHR) issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.75-4.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.85. Danaher also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $4.75-4.80 EPS. Shares of DHR stock opened at $141.61 on […]

Lennox International (NYSE:LII) Price Target Increased to $276.00 by Analysts at Buckingham Research

Lennox International (NYSE:LII) had its target price lifted by Buckingham Research from $273.00 to $276.00 in a report issued on Wednesday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. They currently have a neutral rating on the construction company’s stock. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Robert W. Baird cut Lennox International from an outperform rating to […]

PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT) Upgraded to “Sector Outperform” at Scotiabank

Scotiabank upgraded shares of PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT) from a sector perform rating to a sector outperform rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning, Benzinga reports. The brokerage currently has $61.70 price objective on the stock. Several other research analysts also recently commented on the company. BidaskClub downgraded Weyco Group from a sell […]

Saratoga Investment (NYSE:SAR) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Saratoga Investment (NYSE:SAR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. The firm currently has $28.00 price target on the financial services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “Saratoga Investment Corporation, formerly known as GSC Investment Corp., is a specialty finance company […]

DA Davidson Raises eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) Price Target to $47.00

eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) had its price target upped by DA Davidson to $47.00 in a report published on Thursday, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a reduce rating on the e-commerce company’s stock. EBAY has been the topic of several other research reports. Barclays dropped their price objective on Waters from $218.00 to $210.00 and […]

Community Trust Bancorp (NASDAQ:CTBI) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Community Trust Bancorp (NASDAQ:CTBI) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Community Trust Financial Services Corporation was incorporated under the laws for the purpose of becoming a bank holding company for Community Trust Bank. The Company […]

Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE) PT Lowered to $45.00 at Wedbush

Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE) had its price objective reduced by Wedbush from $50.00 to $45.00 in a research note published on Thursday morning, The Fly reports. Wedbush currently has a neutral rating on the restaurant operator’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on CAKE. Barclays lifted their price objective on Black Knight […]

Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) Rating Increased to Buy at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, BidAskClub reports. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on CHTR. Pivotal Research boosted their target price on shares of Charter Communications from $425.00 to $500.00 and gave the stock […]

Ingevity (NYSE:NGVT) Downgraded by Jefferies Financial Group

Ingevity (NYSE:NGVT) was downgraded by equities researchers at Jefferies Financial Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Marketbeat reports. They presently have a $107.00 price target on the stock, down from their prior price target of $129.00. Jefferies Financial Group’s target price points to […]