Archive for Jeff Wilder

China Life Insurance Company Ltd. (LFC) Upgraded by Citigroup Inc. to Buy

Citigroup Inc. upgraded shares of China Life Insurance Company Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research raised China Life Insurance Company from a sell rating to a hold rating […]

Gideon Capital Advisors Inc. Buys Shares of 1,936 Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

Gideon Capital Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund bought 1,936 shares of the Internet television network’s stock, valued at approximately $240,000. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of NFLX. Fulton Bank N.A. boosted its position […]

Navient Corporation (NAVI) Position Cut by Rafferty Asset Management LLC

Rafferty Asset Management LLC lowered its position in shares of Navient Corporation (NASDAQ:NAVI) by 28.2% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 15,169 shares of the company’s stock after selling 5,958 shares during the period. Rafferty Asset Management LLC’s holdings in Navient Corporation were worth $249,000 at the end of the most […]

Eaton Vance Corp (EV) Shares Sold by Rafferty Asset Management LLC

Rafferty Asset Management LLC cut its stake in shares of Eaton Vance Corp (NYSE:EV) by 89.4% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 5,514 shares of the company’s stock after selling 46,644 shares during the period. Rafferty Asset Management LLC’s holdings in Eaton Vance Corp were worth $231,000 at the end of […]

Recent Research Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Macy’s (M)

A number of research firms have changed their ratings and price targets for Macy’s (NYSE: M): 2/22/2017 – Macy’s had its price target lowered by analysts at Telsey Advisory Group from $38.00 to $36.00. They now have a “market perform” rating on the stock. 2/22/2017 – Macy’s had its “market perform” rating reaffirmed by analysts […]

Gibraltar Industries, Inc. to Post Q4 2017 Earnings of $0.38 Per Share, Wedbush Forecasts (ROCK)

Gibraltar Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROCK) – Wedbush raised their Q4 2017 earnings per share estimates for shares of Gibraltar Industries in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. Wedbush analyst A. Kaschalk now forecasts that the firm will earn $0.38 per share for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $0.34. Wedbush has a “Outperform” […]

Prudential plc (PRU) Receives Underweight Rating from J P Morgan Chase & Co

J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated their underweight rating on shares of Prudential plc (LON:PRU) in a report released on Tuesday. J P Morgan Chase & Co currently has a GBX 1,450 ($18.07) target price on the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Deutsche Bank AG […]

Insider Selling: Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) COO Sells $42,534.18 in Stock

Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) COO John Nicholson sold 3,237 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, February 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.14, for a total value of $42,534.18. Following the sale, the chief operating officer now owns 182,089 shares in the company, valued at $2,392,649.46. […]

Bank of the Ozarks (OZRK) Director Sells $85,306.00 in Stock

Bank of the Ozarks (NASDAQ:OZRK) Director Peter C. Kenny sold 1,544 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, February 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $55.25, for a total value of $85,306.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 8,600 shares of […]

Insider Buying: Strayer Education Inc (STRA) Director Buys $89,096.60 in Stock

Strayer Education Inc (NASDAQ:STRA) Director Todd A. Milano bought 1,220 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 17th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $73.03 per share, with a total value of $89,096.60. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now directly owns 20,772 shares of the company’s […]

Broadcom Co. (BRCM) Now Covered by MKM Partners

MKM Partners initiated coverage on shares of Broadcom Co. (NASDAQ:BRCM) in a report released on Wednesday. The brokerage set a “buy” rating and a $216.40 price target on the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock. MKM Partners’ price objective suggests a potential upside of 295.83% from the stock’s previous close. This piece was first published by [[site]] and […]

Elkfork Partners LLC Acquires New Position in Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO)

Elkfork Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm acquired 14,392 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $516,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Marshall Wace LLP […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Given a $74.00 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has been assigned a $74.00 target price by research analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) in a research note issued on Wednesday. The firm presently has a “neutral” rating on the retailer’s stock. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 3.57% from the company’s current […]

Universal Logistics Holdings Inc (ULH) Position Maintained by Royce & Associates LP

Royce & Associates LP continued to hold its position in Universal Logistics Holdings Inc (NYSE:ULH) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 743,000 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Royce & Associates LP’s holdings in Universal Logistics Holdings were […]

Analysts Set Expectations for Newell Brands Inc.’s FY2017 Earnings (NWL)

Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL) – Analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings issued their FY2017 earnings per share estimates for shares of Newell Brands in a research report issued on Thursday. Oppenheimer Holdings analyst R. Parikh forecasts that the firm will earn $3.00 per share for the year. Oppenheimer Holdings has a “Market Perform” rating and a $50.00 […]

Systematic Financial Management LP Purchases New Position in Unit Co. (UNT)

Systematic Financial Management LP bought a new position in shares of Unit Co. (NYSE:UNT) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 83,015 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,231,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently […]

Clean Harbors, Inc. (CLH) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.12 EPS

Clean Harbors, Inc. (NYSE:CLH) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The company reported ($0.06) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.12. The company had revenue of $692.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $696.29 million. Clean Harbors had a positive return on equity of […]

Systematic Financial Management LP Acquires Shares of 136,095 Regional Management Corp. (RM)

Systematic Financial Management LP bought a new position in shares of Regional Management Corp. (NYSE:RM) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm bought 136,095 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,577,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of […]

116,520 Shares in Finisar Corporation (FNSR) Acquired by Systematic Financial Management LP

Systematic Financial Management LP acquired a new stake in shares of Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ:FNSR) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 116,520 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,527,000. Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in FNSR. […]

NiSource Inc. (NI) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.12-1.18 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.16. NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) opened at 22.99 on Wednesday. The firm has a market capitalization of $7.42 billion, a PE ratio of […]

Glenview Trust Co Invests $260,000 in Reynolds American Inc (RAI)

Glenview Trust Co acquired a new stake in shares of Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm acquired 4,633 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $260,000. A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in RAI. Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. raised […]

Martingale Asset Management L P Has $3,865,000 Stake in Sanmina Corporation (SANM)

Martingale Asset Management L P increased its position in shares of Sanmina Corporation (NASDAQ:SANM) by 20.2% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 105,437 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 17,718 shares during the period. Martingale Asset Management L P’s […]

BankUnited (BKU) Insider Sells $70,008.20 in Stock

BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) insider Joseph Roberto sold 1,759 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, February 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $39.80, for a total transaction of $70,008.20. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 18,889 shares in the company, valued at […]

E.W. Scripps Company (The) (SSP) Shares Bought by Dimensional Fund Advisors LP

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in shares of E.W. Scripps Company (The) (NYSE:SSP) by 7.6% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 5,958,649 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 419,749 shares during the period. Dimensional […]

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Purchases 20,681 Shares of BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) by 6.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 331,413 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 20,681 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP’s holdings in BlackRock were worth $126,115,000 […]