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Fiera Capital Corp Sells 31,021 Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY)

Fiera Capital Corp reduced its position in shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) by 60.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 20,361 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 31,021 shares during the period. Fiera Capital Corp’s holdings in Bristol-Myers Squibb […]

Franklin Resources Inc. Reduces Stake in Iron Mountain Incorporated (Delaware) REIT (IRM)

Franklin Resources Inc. lowered its stake in shares of Iron Mountain Incorporated (Delaware) REIT (NYSE:IRM) by 6.3% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 6,262 shares of the company’s stock after selling 422 shares during the period. Franklin Resources Inc.’s holdings in Iron Mountain Incorporated (Delaware) REIT were worth $203,000 at the […]

Skyworks Solutions Inc (SWKS) Cut to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Skyworks' second-quarter guidance reflects seasonal weakness, although revenues are expected to grow on a year-over-year basis. Moreover, heavy investments in R&D are escalating operating expenses and contracting […]

Credit Suisse Group AG Trims Ally Financial Inc (ALLY) Target Price to $26.00

Ally Financial Inc (NYSE:ALLY) had its price objective cut by Credit Suisse Group AG from $27.00 to $26.00 in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. They currently have an outperform rating on the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on ALLY. Guggenheim reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of […]

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Sells 54,315 Shares of Independent Bank Group Inc (IBTX)

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. decreased its stake in Independent Bank Group Inc (NASDAQ:IBTX) by 92.6% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 4,326 shares of the company’s stock after selling 54,315 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Independent Bank Group were worth $269,000 as of its most recent […]

Snap Inc (SNAP) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Cowen and Company

Analysts at Cowen and Company assumed coverage on shares of Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) in a report released on Monday. The brokerage set an “outperform” rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on SNAP. Atlantic Securities initiated coverage on shares of Snap in a report on Tuesday, February 21st. They set […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) is Shelton Capital Management’s 6th Largest Position

Shelton Capital Management continued to hold its position in shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 28,011 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Amazon.com makes up approximately 1.9% of Shelton […]

Facebook Inc (FB) Position Reduced by Employees Retirement System of Texas

Employees Retirement System of Texas reduced its position in Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) by 24.8% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 428,442 shares of the social networking company’s stock after selling 140,958 shares during the period. Facebook comprises approximately 0.7% of Employees Retirement System of Texas’ holdings, making the stock its 20th […]

Rentokil Initial plc (RTOKY) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Rentokil Initial plc (OTCMKTS:RTOKY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Rentokil Initial plc provides business support services including pest control, package delivery, interior landscaping, catering, cleaning, washroom solutions and textiles. Building services includes installation and maintenance of […]

Xcerra Corp (XCRA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Thursday. The brokerage presently has a $9.75 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 10.17% from the company’s previous close. According to Zacks, “Xcerra Corporation […]

Northcoast Research Upgrades Winnebago Industries, Inc. (WGO) to Buy

Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WGO) was upgraded by stock analysts at Northcoast Research from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Thursday. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on WGO. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Winnebago Industries from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a […]

Dover Motorsports, Inc. (DVD) Cut to “C+” at TheStreet

TheStreet lowered shares of Dover Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE:DVD) from a b rating to a c+ rating in a report published on Tuesday. A number of other research firms also recently commented on DVD. Gabelli reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Dover Motorsports in a research note on Wednesday, February 15th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded […]

Asure Software’s (ASUR) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Barrington Research

Barrington Research reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of Asure Software Inc (NASDAQ:ASUR) in a research note released on Tuesday. They currently have a $13.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $12.00. Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered Asure Software from a hold rating to a sell rating in a […]

Fidelity Southern Co. (LION) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Fidelity Southern Co. (NASDAQ:LION) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Fidelity Southern Corporation, through its operating subsidiary Fidelity Bank, provides a wide range of banking, mortgage and investment services through branches in Atlanta, […]

Eclipse Resources Corp (ECR) Coverage Initiated at Stifel Nicolaus

Equities research analysts at Stifel Nicolaus began coverage on shares of Eclipse Resources Corp (NYSE:ECR) in a report issued on Thursday. The firm set a “buy” rating and a $4.00 price target on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus’ target price would suggest a potential upside of 68.78% from the company’s previous close. Several other research firms […]

Analysts Set The GEO Group Inc (GEO) Target Price at $43.00

Shares of The GEO Group Inc (NYSE:GEO) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the six research firms that are presently covering the firm. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month target price among analysts that […]

Lydall, Inc. (LDL) Director Sells $1,075,200.00 in Stock

Lydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL) Director W Leslie Duffy sold 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $53.76, for a total transaction of $1,075,200.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 60,898 shares of the company’s stock, […]

Comerica Bank Acquires 608 Shares of Smith & Nephew plc (SNN)

Comerica Bank increased its stake in Smith & Nephew plc (NYSE:SNN) by 2.0% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 31,542 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 608 shares during the period. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Smith & Nephew plc were worth $966,000 at the end of the most […]

First Defiance Financial (FDEF) Stake Reduced by Dimensional Fund Advisors LP

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP reduced its stake in shares of First Defiance Financial (NASDAQ:FDEF) by 0.6% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 782,119 shares of the company’s stock after selling 4,458 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned about 0.09% of First Defiance Financial worth $39,685,000 as of its […]

Rogers Co. (ROG) Shares Bought by State Street Corp

State Street Corp increased its position in Rogers Co. (NYSE:ROG) by 11.0% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 405,784 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 40,274 shares during the period. State Street Corp’s holdings in Rogers were worth $31,166,000 at the end of the most recent reporting […]

Preferred Apartment Communities Inc. (APTS) Receives $15.67 Average Price Target from Analysts

Shares of Preferred Apartment Communities Inc. (NASDAQ:APTS) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the six ratings firms that are presently covering the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The average […]

Arista Networks Inc (ANET) Insider Sells $2,730,000.00 in Stock

Arista Networks Inc (NYSE:ANET) insider Anshul Sadana sold 21,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $130.00, for a total transaction of $2,730,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 103,524 shares of the company’s stock, valued […]

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Invests $1,712,000 in United Financial Bancorp Inc (UBNK)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new position in shares of United Financial Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:UBNK) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund purchased 94,053 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,712,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. The Manufacturers Life Insurance […]

Wirecard Ag (WRCDF) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Wirecard Ag (OTCMKTS:WRCDF) have earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seven brokerages that are currently covering the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. A number of research analysts have […]

MEDNAX Inc (MD) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

MEDNAX Inc (NYSE:MD) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Mednax, Inc., formerly Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. is a healthcare services company that focuses on physician services for newborn, maternal-fetal, pediatric subspecialty and anesthesia care. The company ,through […]