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Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (ACHC) Downgraded to “Strong Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (NASDAQ:ACHC) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Acadia Healthcare’s earnings of $0.59 per share surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by $0.04 and was flat year over year. The company is well […]

Waste Management, Inc. (WM) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a $82.00 target price on the stock. Zacks Investment Research’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 11.84% from the company’s current price. According […]

Quest Investment Management Inc. OR Has $17,014,000 Position in Simon Property Group, Inc. (SPG)

Quest Investment Management Inc. OR increased its stake in shares of Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) by 30.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 95,760 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 22,592 shares during the period. Simon […]

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (ZBH) Shares Bought by Levin Capital Strategies L.P.

Levin Capital Strategies L.P. increased its stake in shares of Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZBH) by 41.9% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 556,036 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 164,132 shares during the period. Levin Capital Strategies L.P.’s holdings in Zimmer Biomet Holdings were worth $57,383,000 […]

Fiera Capital Corp Has $1,393,000 Position in Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd (AAV)

Fiera Capital Corp cut its position in shares of Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd (NYSE:AAV) (TSE:AAV) by 6.8% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 205,500 shares of the company’s stock after selling 15,000 shares during the period. Fiera Capital […]

Littelfuse, Inc. (LFUS) Shares Sold by First Republic Investment Management Inc.

First Republic Investment Management Inc. reduced its stake in shares of Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) by 0.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 5,192 shares of the company’s stock after selling 22 shares during the period. First Republic Investment Management Inc.’s […]

J.M. Smucker Company (The) (SJM) Shares Bought by First Republic Investment Management Inc.

First Republic Investment Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of J.M. Smucker Company (The) (NYSE:SJM) by 15.8% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 6,379 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 869 shares during the period. First Republic Investment Management Inc.’s holdings in J.M. Smucker Company (The) were […]

First Republic Investment Management Inc. Raises Stake in Liberty Sirius XM Group (LSXMK)

First Republic Investment Management Inc. increased its position in Liberty Sirius XM Group (NASDAQ:LSXMK) by 7.4% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 24,376 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,681 shares during the period. First Republic Investment Management Inc.’s holdings in Liberty Sirius XM Group were worth $827,000 […]

Royal Bank of Canada Reaffirms “Sector Perform” Rating for Intuit Inc. (INTU)

Royal Bank of Canada reissued their sector perform rating on shares of Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) in a report issued on Friday. Royal Bank of Canada currently has a $111.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $108.00. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. RBC […]

Garmin Ltd. (GRMN) Raised to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Friday. According to Zacks, “Garmin is an OEM of GPS-based and other electronic devices. The company reported better-than-expected fourth quarter 2016 results with revenues and earnings surpassing our estimates. In the last […]

Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (CCOI) Rating Reiterated by FBR & Co

Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI)‘s stock had its “underperform” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at FBR & Co in a research report issued on Monday. They currently have a $24.00 price target on the stock, up from their prior price target of $21.00. FBR & Co’s target price would indicate a potential downside of 42.10% […]

Benefitfocus Inc (BNFT) PT Lowered to $35.00 at Jefferies Group LLC

Benefitfocus Inc (NASDAQ:BNFT) had its price target trimmed by Jefferies Group LLC from $41.00 to $35.00 in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other analysts also recently issued reports on BNFT. Chardan Capital initiated coverage on Benefitfocus in a research note on […]

Whitecap Resources Inc. (WCP) Receives “Buy” Rating from TD Securities

TD Securities reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Whitecap Resources Inc. (TSE:WCP) in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning. The firm currently has a C$15.00 target price on the stock. A number of other equities analysts have also weighed in on WCP. Barclays PLC boosted their price objective on shares of […]

Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc (ICPT) Price Target Raised to $221.00

Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ICPT) had its target price hoisted by BMO Capital Markets from $198.00 to $221.00 in a research report released on Friday morning. They currently have an outperform rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on the company. Leerink Swann decreased their target price on […]

Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc Expected to Earn Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.33 Per Share (FRGI)

Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc (NASDAQ:FRGI) – Equities research analysts at Jefferies Group decreased their Q1 2017 earnings estimates for shares of Fiesta Restaurant Group in a research note issued on Monday. Jefferies Group analyst A. Slagle now forecasts that the firm will post earnings of $0.33 per share for the quarter, down from their previous […]

The Spectranetics Corporation (SPNC) Forecasted to Post Q2 2018 Earnings of ($0.16) Per Share

The Spectranetics Corporation (NASDAQ:SPNC) – Stock analysts at Northcoast Research issued their Q2 2018 earnings estimates for shares of The Spectranetics Corporation in a note issued to investors on Monday. Northcoast Research analyst D. Keiser anticipates that the firm will post earnings per share of ($0.16) for the quarter. Northcoast Research has a “Buy” rating […]

Wright Medical Group Inc (WMGI) Expected to Earn Q2 2018 Earnings of $0.04 Per Share

Wright Medical Group Inc (NASDAQ:WMGI) – Research analysts at Needham & Company boosted their Q2 2018 EPS estimates for shares of Wright Medical Group in a research note issued on Wednesday. Needham & Company analyst M. Matson now anticipates that the brokerage will post earnings per share of $0.04 for the quarter, up from their […]

Q2 2018 EPS Estimates for L Brands, Inc. (LB) Lowered by Oppenheimer Holdings

L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) – Equities research analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings lowered their Q2 2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for L Brands in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Oppenheimer Holdings analyst A. Andreeva now expects that the firm will post earnings of $0.53 per share for the quarter, down from their […]

Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc (ARE) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc (NYSE:ARE) has received a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the ten analysts that are presently covering the firm. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price target among analysts that have […]

Transocean LTD (RIG) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG) have been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the thirty-nine brokerages that are currently covering the firm. Fifteen equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, thirteen have given a hold recommendation and ten have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month target […]

Insider Buying: M B T Financial Corp (MBTF) Director Purchases $48,596.80 in Stock

M B T Financial Corp (NASDAQ:MBTF) Director Joseph S. Daly purchased 4,339 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 21st. The stock was bought at an average cost of $11.20 per share, for a total transaction of $48,596.80. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 138,039 shares […]

Rev Group Inc’s Quiet Period Will Expire on March 8th (NASDAQ:REVG)

Rev Group’s (NASDAQ:REVG) quiet period will expire on Wednesday, March 8th. Rev Group had issued 12,500,000 shares in its IPO on January 27th. The total size of the offering was $275,000,000 based on an initial share price of $22.00. During Rev Group’s quiet period, insiders and any underwriters involved in the IPO are restricted from […]

Jagged Peak Egy’s Quiet Period Set To End on March 8th (NYSE:JAG)

Jagged Peak Egy’s (NYSE:JAG) quiet period is set to end on Wednesday, March 8th. Jagged Peak Egy had issued 31,599,334 shares in its public offering on January 27th. The total size of the offering was $473,990,010 based on an initial share price of $15.00. During the company’s quiet period, underwriters and any insiders involved in […]

LKQ Corporation (LKQ) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the nine ratings firms that are presently covering the firm. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year target price among analysts that have covered […]

Franklin Resources Inc. Decreases Stake in Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN)

Franklin Resources Inc. lowered its stake in shares of Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) by 18.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 1,074,409 shares of the closed-end fund’s stock after selling 247,481 shares during the period. Franklin Resources Inc.’s holdings in […]