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Herman Miller, Inc. (MLHR) Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance

Herman Miller, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLHR) issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.55-0.61 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.56. The company issued revenue guidance of $590-620 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $584.77 million. […]

American Outdoor Brands Corporation (AOBC) Rating Reiterated by Aegis

American Outdoor Brands Corporation (NASDAQ:AOBC)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Aegis in a report released on Wednesday. They currently have a $23.00 price objective on the stock. Aegis’ price objective would indicate a potential upside of 54.47% from the stock’s current price. AOBC has been the subject of a number […]

Acme United Co. (ACU) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.11

Acme United Co. (NYSEMKT:ACU) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 3rd will be given a dividend of 0.11 per share on Tuesday, October 24th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, October 2nd. Acme […]

Duff & Phelps Utilities Tax-Free Income Inc. (DTF) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.05

Duff & Phelps Utilities Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF) declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, September 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be given a dividend of 0.05 per share by the investment management company on Thursday, November 30th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of […]

Brokerages Set Planet Fitness, Inc. (PLNT) Price Target at $27.33

Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT) has been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the twelve brokerages that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and nine have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokers that have issued […]

Financial Contrast: Loral Space and Communications (LORL) and Ubiquiti Networks (UBNT)

Loral Space and Communications (NASDAQ: LORL) and Ubiquiti Networks (NASDAQ:UBNT) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership and profitability. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent ratings for Loral […]

Contrasting Kenon Holdings (KEN) & Its Peers

Kenon Holdings (NYSE: KEN) is one of 83 public companies in the “Electric Utilities” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Kenon Holdings to related companies based on the strength of its profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings and risk. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current […]

$0.15 EPS Expected for Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) This Quarter

Brokerages expect Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) to report earnings of $0.15 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have issued estimates for Kinder Morgan’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.12 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.17. Kinder Morgan posted earnings per share of $0.16 […]

Fly Leasing Limited (FLY) Reaches New 52-Week High at $14.62

Fly Leasing Limited (NYSE:FLY)’s share price reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $14.62 and last traded at $14.65, with a volume of 111,198 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $14.19. A number of research firms have issued reports on FLY. BidaskClub […]

Atlantic Coast Financial Corporation (ACFC) Hits New 52-Week High at $8.55

Atlantic Coast Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ACFC)’s share price hit a new 52-week high on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $8.55 and last traded at $8.58, with a volume of 49,048 shares. The stock had previously closed at $8.44. A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on ACFC. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Atlantic […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact AOL (AOL) Stock Price

News coverage about AOL (NYSE:AOL) has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one […]

Hasbro (HAS) – Research Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Changes

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) recently: 9/19/2017 – Hasbro was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “Hasbro’s earnings have topped the Zacks Consensus Estimate in all the past 10 quarters. Revenues […]

Nokia Oyj (NOK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by UBS AG

Nokia Oyj (NYSE:NOK)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by UBS AG in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on NOK. Citigroup Inc. began coverage on shares of Nokia Oyj in a research note on Thursday, June 8th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a […]

Comparing Marchex (MCHX) & Sizmek (SZMK)

Marchex (NASDAQ: MCHX) and Sizmek (NASDAQ:SZMK) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations and earnings. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Marchex and Sizmek’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) […]

Reviewing TIM Participacoes (TSU) & Meru Networks (MERU)

Meru Networks (NASDAQ: MERU) and TIM Participacoes (NYSE:TSU) are both telecommunications services companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability and analyst recommendations. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Meru Networks and TIM Participacoes’ revenue, earnings per […]

Reviewing Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI) and S&P Global (MHP)

Thomson Reuters Corp (NYSE: TRI) and S&P Global (NYSE:MHP) are both business services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Thomson Reuters Corp and S&P Global’s net margins, return […]

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Receives $76.78 Average Price Target from Brokerages

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has received an average rating of “Buy” from the forty-two research firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and thirty have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month target price […]

Analysts Set Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (HTA) Price Target at $34.50

Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (NYSE:HTA) has earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the thirteen ratings firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, seven have issued a buy recommendation and two have given a strong buy recommendation to the company. […]

Acuity Brands Inc (AYI) Shares Down 2.8%

Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) shares dropped 2.8% on Wednesday . The company traded as low as $153.28 and last traded at $162.09. Approximately 385,397 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 27% from the average daily volume of 530,602 shares. The stock had previously closed at $157.66. AYI has been the topic of […]

AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. (AB) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. (NYSE:AB) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm presently has a $27.00 price target on the asset manager’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price would suggest a potential upside of 10.66% from the stock’s […]

Investment Analysts’ Recent Ratings Changes for Seagate Technology PLC (STX)

Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ: STX) in the last few weeks: 9/20/2017 – Seagate Technology PLC was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating. According to Zacks, “Seagate's results will continue to suffer due to […]

Corus Entertainment Inc. (CJR.B) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSE:CJR.B) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year price objective among brokers that have […]

Analyzing Bay Banks of Virginia (BAYK) & South State Corporation (SSB)

Bay Banks of Virginia (NASDAQ: BAYK) and South State Corporation (NASDAQ:SSB) are both financial companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation and dividends. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings for Bay Banks […]

Comparing Concordia International Corp. (CXRX) and Its Rivals

Concordia International Corp. (NASDAQ: CXRX) is one of 112 publicly-traded companies in the “Pharmaceuticals” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Concordia International Corp. to similar businesses based on the strength of its earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and valuation. Profitability This table compares Concordia International Corp. […]

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact First Niagara Financial Group (FNFG) Share Price

News articles about First Niagara Financial Group (NASDAQ:FNFG) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the […]