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Invesco PLC (IVZ) Receives Overweight Rating from Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC restated their overweight rating on shares of Invesco PLC (NYSE:IVZ) in a report issued on Friday. They currently have a $36.00 target price on the stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a buy rating and issued a $35.00 price objective on shares of […]

Red Hat Inc. (RHT) Receives “Buy” Rating from Drexel Hamilton

Drexel Hamilton reiterated their buy rating on shares of Red Hat Inc. (NYSE:RHT) in a research report report published on Friday. Drexel Hamilton currently has a $110.00 price target on the open-source software company’s stock, up from their prior price target of $105.00. RHT has been the subject of a number of other reports. Robert […]

Convergys Corp. (CVG) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Convergys Corp. (NYSE:CVG) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “Convergys Corp. is one of the global leaders in the provision of outsourced, integrated billing and customer care services. It focuses on developing long-term strategic relationships […]

Monetta Financial Services Inc. Has $694,000 Stake in Medtronic Inc. (MDT)

Monetta Financial Services Inc. maintained its position in Medtronic Inc. (NYSE:MDT) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 8,000 shares of the medical technology company’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Monetta Financial Services Inc.’s holdings in Medtronic were worth $694,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several […]

Wolverine World Wide Inc. (WWW) Position Raised by PineBridge Investments L.P.

PineBridge Investments L.P. raised its position in shares of Wolverine World Wide Inc. (NYSE:WWW) by 4.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 12,625 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 535 shares during the period. PineBridge Investments L.P.’s holdings […]

Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) Stake Raised by PineBridge Investments L.P.

PineBridge Investments L.P. boosted its stake in Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) by 4.0% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 17,281 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after buying an additional 671 shares during the period. PineBridge Investments L.P.’s holdings in Nektar Therapeutics were worth $246,000 as of its most recent SEC […]

Shutterfly Inc. (SFLY) Given Hold Rating at Axiom Securities

Axiom Securities reissued their hold rating on shares of Shutterfly Inc. (NASDAQ:SFLY) in a report published on Friday morning. Axiom Securities currently has a $52.00 price objective on the stock. Several other research firms also recently commented on SFLY. RBC Capital Markets set a $57.00 price objective on Shutterfly and gave the company a buy […]

PineBridge Investments L.P. Cuts Stake in Golub Capital BDC Inc. (GBDC)

PineBridge Investments L.P. lowered its position in Golub Capital BDC Inc. (NASDAQ:GBDC) by 26.3% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 13,506 shares of the investment management company’s stock after selling 4,825 shares during the period. PineBridge Investments L.P.’s holdings in Golub Capital BDC were worth $244,000 at the end of the […]

PineBridge Investments L.P. Has $243,000 Position in El Paso Electric Co. (EE)

PineBridge Investments L.P. boosted its stake in shares of El Paso Electric Co. (NYSE:EE) by 3.8% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 5,134 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 188 shares during the period. PineBridge Investments […]

PineBridge Investments L.P. Has $239,000 Position in Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (HOT)

PineBridge Investments L.P. reduced its position in shares of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (NYSE:HOT) by 24.0% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 3,232 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,020 shares during the period. PineBridge Investments L.P.’s holdings in […]

8point3 Energy Partners LP (CAFD) Given Outperform Rating at Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.

Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reissued their outperform rating on shares of 8point3 Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:CAFD) in a research report report published on Friday. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. currently has a $20.00 price objective on the stock. Several other brokerages have also issued reports on CAFD. Zacks Investment Research raised 8point3 Energy Partners from a hold rating […]

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 […]

GNC Holdings Inc. (GNC) Shares Sold by PineBridge Investments L.P.

PineBridge Investments L.P. decreased its stake in shares of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) by 81.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 9,625 shares of the company’s stock after selling 42,543 shares during the period. PineBridge Investments L.P.’s holdings in GNC Holdings were worth $234,000 […]

USG Corp. (USG) Now Covered by Analysts at Bank of America Corp.

Bank of America Corp. initiated coverage on shares of USG Corp. (NYSE:USG) in a research note published on Friday morning. The firm issued a buy rating and a $36.00 target price on the stock. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on USG. Macquarie reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $35.00 target […]

Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC) Receives Buy Rating from Goldman Sachs Group Inc.

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reissued their buy rating on shares of Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a $56.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. A number of other analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Credit Suisse Group AG decreased […]

Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC) Price Target Lowered to $50.00 at Credit Suisse Group AG

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) had its target price trimmed by Credit Suisse Group AG from $56.00 to $50.00 in a report released on Friday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock. WFC has been the subject of a number of other reports. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods restated […]

WestRock Co. (WRK) Price Target Raised to $53.00 at Deutsche Bank AG

WestRock Co. (NYSE:WRK) had its target price increased by Deutsche Bank AG from $50.00 to $53.00 in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning. They currently have a buy rating on the stock. WRK has been the subject of several other reports. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. assumed coverage on WestRock in a research […]

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 […]

Yum Brands Inc. (YUM) Downgraded by Royal Bank Of Canada to Outperform

Royal Bank Of Canada downgraded shares of Yum Brands Inc. (NYSE:YUM) from a top pick rating to an outperform rating in a research report released on Friday. Royal Bank Of Canada currently has $97.00 price target on the restaurant operator’s stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on YUM. Sanford C. Bernstein […]

SunTrust Banks Inc. (STI) Price Target Raised to $54.00 at Credit Agricole SA

SunTrust Banks Inc. (NYSE:STI) had its price objective hoisted by Credit Agricole SA from $52.00 to $54.00 in a research report report published on Friday. They currently have a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Several other research analysts have also issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded SunTrust Banks from […]

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, […]

Synovus Financial Corp. (SNV) Price Target Raised to $33.00 at Credit Agricole SA

Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE:SNV) had its price objective hoisted by Credit Agricole SA from $30.00 to $33.00 in a research note published on Friday. They currently have an outperform rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on the company. Barclays PLC increased their target price on Synovus Financial Corp. from $29.00 […]

Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL Purchases Shares of 25,600 ONE Gas Inc. (OGS)

Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL purchased a new position in ONE Gas Inc. (NYSE:OGS) during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm purchased 25,600 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,705,000. A number of other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Vanguard […]

Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL Acquires New Position in Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA)

Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL acquired a new position in shares of Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 22,400 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,661,000. Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL owned 0.06% of Murphy USA […]

Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL Invests $1,793,000 in Steel Dynamics Inc. (STLD)

Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL acquired a new position in Steel Dynamics Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 73,200 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,793,000. Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings […]