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Brokers Offer Predictions for Medtronic PLC’s FY2017 Earnings (MDT)

Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Group lowered their FY2017 earnings per share estimates for shares of Medtronic PLC in a research report issued on Friday. Jefferies Group analyst R. Denhoy now expects that the brokerage will post earnings per share of $4.55 for the year, down from their previous estimate of $4.56. […]

Brokers Offer Predictions for Medtronic PLC’s FY2017 Earnings (MDT)

Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Group lowered their FY2017 earnings per share estimates for shares of Medtronic PLC in a research report issued on Friday. Jefferies Group analyst R. Denhoy now expects that the brokerage will post earnings per share of $4.55 for the year, down from their previous estimate of $4.56. […]

BP plc (BP) Receives Overweight Rating from Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC reiterated their overweight rating on shares of BP plc (LON:BP) in a report released on Tuesday morning. They currently have a GBX 625 ($7.79) target price on the oil and gas exploration company’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Credit Suisse Group raised shares […]

Beazley PLC (BEZ) Given Underperform Rating at Macquarie

Macquarie reiterated their underperform rating on shares of Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) in a research note published on Tuesday. They currently have a GBX 312 ($3.89) price objective on the stock. Several other research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Peel Hunt cut Beazley PLC to a reduce rating and reduced their price target […]

Guidance Software, Inc. (GUID) CEO Sells $223,800.15 in Stock

Guidance Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:GUID) CEO Patrick Dennis sold 30,449 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $7.35, for a total transaction of $223,800.15. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 963,790 shares of the company’s stock, […]

Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU) Stake Raised by FIL Ltd

FIL Ltd raised its position in shares of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) by 54.2% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 409,509 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 143,928 shares during the period. FIL Ltd’s holdings in Prudential Financial were worth $42,614,000 as of its most recent filing […]

T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW) Position Cut by Redmond Asset Management LLC

Redmond Asset Management LLC reduced its position in shares of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) by 7.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 20,148 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,681 shares during the period. Redmond Asset Management LLC’s holdings in T. […]

Pinnacle Associates Ltd. Has $375,000 Position in Encana Corporation (ECA)

Pinnacle Associates Ltd. lowered its stake in shares of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) (TSE:ECA) by 6.7% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 31,968 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,300 shares during the period. Pinnacle Associates Ltd.’s holdings in Encana Corporation were worth $375,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. […]

Safestore Holdings Plc (SAFE) Receives Buy Rating from Numis Securities Ltd

Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Safestore Holdings Plc (LON:SAFE) in a report published on Tuesday. Numis Securities Ltd currently has a GBX 476 ($5.93) target price on the stock. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX […]

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) Raises Dividend to GBX 2.20 Per Share

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) declared a dividend on Wednesday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 6th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.20 ($0.03) per share by the financial services provider on Tuesday, May 16th. This represents a yield of 3.17%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 6th. This is a […]

CWA Asset Management Group LLC Acquires 2,588 Shares of Ecolab Inc. (ECL)

CWA Asset Management Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) by 28.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 11,792 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,588 shares during the period. CWA Asset Management Group […]

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Shares Bought by Federated Investors Inc. PA

Federated Investors Inc. PA boosted its position in shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) by 2,666.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 460,825 shares of the oil and gas development company’s stock after buying an additional 444,170 shares during […]

Thornburg Investment Management Inc. Buys 134,109 Shares of Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD)

Thornburg Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) by 9.6% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 1,532,748 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 134,109 shares during the period. Thornburg Investment Management Inc.’s holdings in Enterprise Products Partners L.P. were worth $41,446,000 at the […]

Martingale Asset Management L P Raises Stake in Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (CXP)

Martingale Asset Management L P increased its stake in Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CXP) by 17.9% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 182,053 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 27,681 shares during the period. Martingale Asset Management L P’s holdings in Columbia Property Trust […]

Private Advisor Group LLC Sells 1,044 Shares of Harman International Industries, Incorporated (HAR)

Private Advisor Group LLC reduced its stake in Harman International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR) by 24.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 3,180 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,044 shares during the period. Private Advisor Group LLC’s holdings in Harman International […]

RBC Capital Markets Increases Concho Resources Inc. (CXO) Price Target to $175.00

Concho Resources Inc. (NYSE:CXO) had its price objective increased by RBC Capital Markets from $168.00 to $175.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. The firm currently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. RBC Capital Markets’ price target would indicate a potential upside of 23.81% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Synectics PLC (SNX) to Issue Dividend Increase – GBX 2 Per Share

Synectics PLC (LON:SNX) announced a dividend on Tuesday, February 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 30th will be given a dividend of GBX 2 ($0.02) per share on Friday, May 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 30th. This is a boost from Synectics […]

Raymond James Financial, Inc. (RJF) Shares Bought by State Street Corp

State Street Corp boosted its position in shares of Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE:RJF) by 2.3% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 4,111,707 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 93,830 shares during the period. State Street Corp’s holdings in Raymond James Financial were worth $284,819,000 as of its […]

Jsr Corp (JSCPY) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Jsr Corp (NASDAQ:JSCPY) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a report issued on Tuesday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $21.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “JSR Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of synthetic rubber and chemical materials. Its operating segment consists […]

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. (LOB) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOB) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Live Oak Bancshares Inc. is the parent and registered bank holding company of Live Oak Banking Company which offers online platform for small business lending. […]

Burlington Stores Inc (BURL) Raised to “Strong-Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Burlington Stores Inc (NYSE:BURL) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a report issued on Friday morning. They currently have $98.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Burlington Stores, Inc. operates as an off-price apparel and home product retailer. It provides its customers with a […]

Superior Plus Corp. (SPB) Given New C$13.00 Price Target at BMO Capital Markets

Superior Plus Corp. (TSE:SPB) had its price target raised by BMO Capital Markets from C$12.00 to C$13.00 in a report released on Tuesday. SPB has been the subject of a number of other reports. CIBC lifted their target price on shares of Superior Plus Corp. from C$11.50 to C$12.25 in a research note on Monday, […]

Pandora Media, Inc. (P) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Pandora Media, Inc. (NYSE:P) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Friday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $15.00 price objective on the Internet radio service’s stock. According to Zacks, “Pandora Media, Inc. operates as a provider of Internet radio in the United States. […]

Comerica Bank Boosts Stake in Noble Energy Inc. (NBL)

Comerica Bank raised its stake in shares of Noble Energy Inc. (NYSE:NBL) by 4.4% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 130,815 shares of the oil and gas development company’s stock after buying an additional 5,469 shares during the period. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Noble Energy were worth $4,891,000 as of its […]

Sysco Corporation (SYY) Shares Sold by MUFG Americas Holdings Corp

MUFG Americas Holdings Corp cut its position in Sysco Corporation (NYSE:SYY) by 15.6% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 5,598 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,034 shares during the period. MUFG Americas Holdings Corp’s holdings in Sysco […]