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Private Advisor Group LLC Invests $133,000 in Navient Corp. (NAVI)

Private Advisor Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Navient Corp. (NASDAQ:NAVI) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm bought 11,303 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $133,000. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made […]

Xcel Energy Inc. (XEL) Given Hold Rating at SunTrust Banks Inc.

Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by equities research analysts at SunTrust Banks Inc. in a note issued to investors on Monday. They presently have a $42.00 price target on the stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Xcel Energy […]

Duke Energy Corp. (DUK) Rating Reiterated by SunTrust Banks Inc.

Duke Energy Corp. (NYSE:DUK)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by analysts at SunTrust Banks Inc. in a research report issued on Monday. They currently have a $85.00 target price on the stock. SunTrust Banks Inc.’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 3.01% from the stock’s current price. Other equities research analysts have […]

Tyco International Ltd. (JCI) Shares Sold by Brown Advisory Inc.

Brown Advisory Inc. reduced its stake in Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:JCI) by 20.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 35,940 shares of the company’s stock after selling 9,155 shares during the period. Brown Advisory Inc.’s holdings in Tyco International […]

Principal Financial Group Inc. Has $27,950,000 Stake in J.M. Smucker Co. (SJM)

Principal Financial Group Inc. reduced its position in J.M. Smucker Co. (NYSE:SJM) by 0.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 183,395 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,676 shares during the period. Principal Financial Group Inc. owned about 0.16% of J.M. Smucker worth […]

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (WBA) Shares Sold by National Planning Corp

National Planning Corp lowered its stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) by 0.9% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 22,026 shares of the pharmacy operator’s stock after selling 200 shares during the period. National Planning Corp’s holdings in Walgreens Boots Alliance were worth $1,739,000 as of its most recent […]

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. (REGN) Given Neutral Rating at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird restated their neutral rating on shares of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:REGN) in a report published on Friday. The brokerage currently has a $448.00 price objective on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on REGN. Vetr upgraded Regeneron Pharmaceuticals from a buy rating to a […]

LivePerson Inc. (LPSN) Price Target Increased to $10.00 by Analysts at Benchmark Co.

LivePerson Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) had its price objective upped by Benchmark Co. from $8.45 to $10.00 in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. Benchmark Co. currently has a buy rating on the stock. Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded LivePerson from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $8.25 price objective […]

Unibail-Rodamco (UNRDY) Upgraded by Societe Generale to “Buy”

Societe Generale upgraded shares of Unibail-Rodamco (NASDAQ:UNRDY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Friday. Shares of Unibail-Rodamco (NASDAQ:UNRDY) traded down 0.95% during trading on Friday, hitting $27.04. 6,235 shares of the company traded hands. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $27.29 and a 200 […]

Big Lots Inc. (BIG) Now Covered by Analysts at Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC started coverage on shares of Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) in a report released on Friday morning. The brokerage issued an equal weight rating and a $51.00 target price on the stock. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a hold rating and set a $49.00 target […]

Lear Corp. (LEA) Shares Bought by Westpac Banking Corp

Westpac Banking Corp raised its stake in Lear Corp. (NYSE:LEA) by 922.0% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 38,734 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 34,944 shares during the period. Westpac Banking Corp owned 0.05% of Lear Corp. worth […]

CA, Inc. (CA) Shares Bought by Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd.

Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd. increased its position in CA, Inc. (NYSE:CA) by 69.9% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 4,208 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,731 shares during the period. Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd.’s holdings in CA were worth $138,000 as of its most recent […]

Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd. Buys 8,720 Shares of Regions Financial Corp. (RF)

Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd. increased its stake in shares of Regions Financial Corp. (NYSE:RF) by 105.1% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 17,019 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 8,720 shares during the period. Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd.’s holdings in Regions Financial Corp. were worth $145,000 […]

Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd. Boosts Stake in KLA-Tencor Corp. (KLAC)

Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd. raised its position in KLA-Tencor Corp. (NASDAQ:KLAC) by 104.0% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 1,981 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,010 shares during the period. Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd.’s holdings in KLA-Tencor Corp. were worth $145,000 as of its […]

Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd. Increases Position in Whole Foods Market Inc. (WFM)

Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd. increased its position in shares of Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) by 105.0% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 4,609 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,361 shares during the period. […]

Enquest Plc (ENQ) Lowered to Underweight at Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC downgraded shares of Enquest Plc (LON:ENQ) to an underweight rating in a research report released on Friday. The brokerage currently has GBX 34 ($0.44) price target on the oil and gas development company’s stock, down from their previous price target of GBX 44 ($0.57). ENQ has been the topic of a number of […]

Persimmon plc (PSN) Given New GBX 1,702 Price Target at Credit Suisse Group AG

Persimmon plc (LON:PSN) had its price objective raised by Credit Suisse Group AG from GBX 1,273 ($16.62) to GBX 1,702 ($22.22) in a research report released on Friday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. PSN has been the topic of several other reports. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a hold rating and set […]

Oracle Corp. (ORCL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Cowen and Company

Oracle Corp. (NYSE:ORCL)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Cowen and Company in a research note issued on Monday. They presently have a $46.00 price target on the enterprise software provider’s stock. Cowen and Company’s target price indicates a potential upside of 17.26% from the company’s current price. Several other […]

PineBridge Investments L.P. Purchases 566 Shares of Sterling Bancorp (STL)

PineBridge Investments L.P. boosted its position in Sterling Bancorp (NYSE:STL) by 3.9% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 15,235 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 566 shares during the period. PineBridge Investments L.P.’s holdings in Sterling Bancorp were worth $239,000 at the end of the […]

Yum Brands Inc. (YUM) Downgraded by RBC Capital Markets to Outperform

RBC Capital Markets lowered shares of Yum Brands Inc. (NYSE:YUM) from a top pick rating to an outperform rating in a research report released on Friday. They currently have $97.00 price objective on the restaurant operator’s stock. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call. A number of other brokerages have also weighed […]

Sanofi (SNY) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Piper Jaffray Cos.

Piper Jaffray Cos. started coverage on shares of Sanofi (NYSE:SNY) in a research report released on Friday. The brokerage issued a neutral rating on the stock. Several other research firms have also recently commented on SNY. TheStreet upgraded shares of Sanofi from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note on Wednesday, […]

Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL Acquires New Position in NiSource Inc. (NI)

Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL acquired a new position in NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund acquired 70,800 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,878,000. Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. TCI […]

Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. (CSAL) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Equities researchers at JPMorgan Chase & Co. assumed coverage on shares of Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL) in a research note issued on Monday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. The firm set an “overweight” rating on the stock. A number of other brokerages have also commented on CSAL. Morgan Stanley restated an “overweight” rating on shares of […]

Emerson Electric Co. (EMR) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reissued by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research note issued on Monday. Several other analysts have also commented on EMR. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Emerson Electric in a research note on Thursday, September 15th. Morgan Stanley reissued […]

First Mercantile Trust Co. Buys 36,050 Shares of Ford Motor Co. (F)

First Mercantile Trust Co. increased its position in shares of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) by 6,008.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 36,650 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock after buying an additional 36,050 shares during the period. First Mercantile Trust Co.’s holdings […]