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Nestle SA (NSRGY) Stake Reduced by Lodestar Investment Counsel LLC IL

Lodestar Investment Counsel LLC IL lowered its stake in shares of Nestle SA (OTCMKTS:NSRGY) by 0.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 308,330 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,742 shares during the period. Nestle SA comprises 3.3% of […]

Brokerages Set $14.75 Price Target for Health Insurance Innovations Inc. (HIIQ)

Health Insurance Innovations Inc. (NASDAQ:HIIQ) has been given an average broker rating score of 1.67 (Buy) from the three analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and two have issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. Brokerages have set a 12 […]

Zacks: National Commerce Corp. (NCOM) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of National Commerce Corp. (NASDAQ:NCOM) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 2.67 (Hold) from the three analysts that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. Analysts have set […]

OLD National Bancorp IN Sells 17,959 Shares of CVS Health Corporation (CVS)

OLD National Bancorp IN cut its position in shares of CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) by 7.8% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 212,977 shares of the pharmacy operator’s stock after selling 17,959 shares during the period. CVS Health Corporation makes up 1.1% of OLD National Bancorp IN’s portfolio, making the stock […]

PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (PMT) Shares Sold by LSV Asset Management

LSV Asset Management cut its stake in PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE:PMT) by 6.6% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 1,515,100 shares of the company’s stock after selling 106,600 shares during the period. LSV Asset Management’s holdings in PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust were worth $23,605,000 as of its most recent […]

Old National Bancorp (ONB) Shares Bought by LSV Asset Management

LSV Asset Management raised its stake in shares of Old National Bancorp (NASDAQ:ONB) by 35.8% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 1,852,089 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 488,333 shares during the period. LSV Asset Management’s holdings in Old National […]

LSV Asset Management Increases Position in Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc. (BXMT)

LSV Asset Management increased its position in shares of Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc. (NYSE:BXMT) by 2.7% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 853,283 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 22,700 shares during the period. […]

Whitestone Reit to Post FY2016 Earnings of $1.07 Per Share, SunTrust Banks Forecasts (WSR)

Whitestone Reit (NYSE:WSR) – SunTrust Banks upped their FY2016 earnings estimates for Whitestone Reit in a note issued to investors on Sunday. SunTrust Banks analyst K. Kim now anticipates that the brokerage will post earnings of $1.07 per share for the year, up from their prior forecast of $1.06. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for […]

Zacks: Strattec Security Corp. (STRT) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Strattec Security Corp. (NASDAQ:STRT) have been given an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation. Zacks has also assigned Strattec Security Corp. an industry rank of 100 out of 265 […]

Analysts Set $21.00 Price Target for Old Line Bancshares Inc. (OLBK)

Old Line Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ:OLBK) has been assigned an average broker rating score of 2.00 (Buy) from the four brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation, two have issued a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy recommendation to […]

Graham Corp. (GHM) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Shares of Graham Corp. (NYSE:GHM) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 2.00 (Buy) from the two brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a strong buy rating on the company. Brokerages have set a […]

Incyte Corp.’s (INCY) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at BMO Capital Markets

Incyte Corp. (NASDAQ:INCY)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reiterated by investment analysts at BMO Capital Markets in a research report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a $126.00 price target on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. BMO Capital Markets’ price target suggests a potential upside of 20.27% from the stock’s current price. A number of other […]

Needham & Company LLC Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Microsemi Corp. (MSCC)

Microsemi Corp. (NASDAQ:MSCC)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Needham & Company LLC in a research report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a $63.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $52.00. Needham & Company LLC’s price target would suggest a potential upside of […]

Encana Corp. (ECA) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Encana Corp. (NYSE:ECA) (TSE:ECA) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued on Tuesday. The firm presently has a $14.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research’s target price suggests a potential upside of 9.63% from the stock’s current price. According to Zacks, […]

The Ultimate Software Group Inc. (ULTI) Shares Bought by Neuberger Berman Group LLC

Neuberger Berman Group LLC raised its stake in shares of The Ultimate Software Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTI) by 1.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 132,215 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,089 shares during the period. Neuberger Berman Group LLC’s […]

Neuberger Berman Group LLC Sells 51,033 Shares of AvalonBay Communities Inc. (AVB)

Neuberger Berman Group LLC cut its position in AvalonBay Communities Inc. (NYSE:AVB) by 24.0% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 161,235 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 51,033 shares during the period. Neuberger Berman Group LLC’s holdings in AvalonBay Communities were worth $28,674,000 at the end of […]

Hi-Crush Partners LP (HCLP) Upgraded to “Outperform” at Cowen and Company

Cowen and Company upgraded shares of Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP) from a market perform rating to an outperform rating in a research note released on Monday morning. They currently have $22.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $12.00. Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on the company. […]

Eli Lilly and Co. (LLY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Eli Lilly and Co. (NYSE:LLY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday. According to Zacks, “In November, Lilly announced that its high-profile investigational Alzheimer’s disease drug, solanezumab failed to meet the primary endpoint in a late-stage study. With the […]

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT) Upgraded by MKM Partners to Buy

MKM Partners upgraded shares of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HLT) from a sell rating to a buy rating in a report released on Monday. MKM Partners currently has $28.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $20.00. Several other analysts also recently commented on the company. Barclays PLC downgraded Hilton […]

Allergan PLC (AGN) Position Lowered by AMI Asset Management Corp

AMI Asset Management Corp lowered its position in shares of Allergan PLC (NYSE:AGN) by 1.9% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 148,853 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,834 shares during the period. Allergan PLC accounts for about 2.4% of AMI Asset Management Corp’s investment portfolio, making the stock […]

National Pension Service Acquires 65,460 Shares of ConocoPhillips (COP)

National Pension Service increased its position in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) by 8.7% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 818,970 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 65,460 shares during the period. National Pension Service’s holdings in ConocoPhillips were worth $35,601,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. […]

Inverness Counsel LLC NY Has $34,454,000 Stake in Ecolab Inc. (ECL)

Inverness Counsel LLC NY boosted its stake in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) by 6.1% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 283,061 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 16,341 shares during the period. Ecolab comprises 2.7% of Inverness […]

Lockheed Martin Corp. (LMT) Price Target Raised to $300.00 at Deutsche Bank AG

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE:LMT) had its target price upped by Deutsche Bank AG from $270.00 to $300.00 in a research note published on Monday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Stifel Nicolaus raised shares of Lockheed Martin Corp. from […]

BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd Has $40,507,000 Stake in BB&T Corp. (BBT)

BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd increased its position in shares of BB&T Corp. (NYSE:BBT) by 0.7% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 1,073,888 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 7,088 shares during the period. BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd’s holdings in BB&T Corp. were worth $40,507,000 at the end […]

Nordstrom Inc. (JWN) Earns “Neutral” Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG

Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating restated by stock analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. They currently have a $48.00 price target on the stock. Credit Suisse Group AG’s target price suggests a potential downside of 16.08% from the company’s previous close. Several other […]