Archive for August 21st, 2018

Orthopediatrics (KIDS) Upgraded to “Buy” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Orthopediatrics (NASDAQ:KIDS) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Saturday. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Orthopediatrics from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a research note on Tuesday, August […]

Rockwell Medical (RMTI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Rockwell Medical (NASDAQ:RMTI) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday morning. According to Zacks, “Rockwell Medical Technologies, Inc. manufactures hemodialysis concentrates and dialysis kits, and sells, distributes and delivers such concentrates and dialysis kits, as well as other ancillary […]

BidaskClub Lowers Essendant (ESND) to Hold

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday morning. Several other research firms also recently commented on ESND. TheStreet upgraded Essendant from a d+ rating to a c rating in a research note on Friday, July 27th. Sidoti downgraded Essendant […]

SunTrust Banks Comments on Associated Banc Corp’s FY2019 Earnings (ASB)

Associated Banc Corp (NYSE:ASB) – Equities researchers at SunTrust Banks upped their FY2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of Associated Banc in a research report issued on Sunday, August 19th. SunTrust Banks analyst M. Young now forecasts that the bank will earn $2.10 per share for the year, up from their prior estimate of […]

BidaskClub Downgrades China Biologic Products (CBPO) to Sell

BidaskClub cut shares of China Biologic Products (NASDAQ:CBPO) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Saturday morning. CBPO has been the topic of a number of other reports. ValuEngine downgraded shares of China Biologic Products from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a report on […]

Wedbush Comments on Nordstrom, Inc.’s Q3 2019 Earnings (JWN)

Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) – Equities research analysts at Wedbush reduced their Q3 2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Nordstrom in a report issued on Friday, August 17th. Wedbush analyst J. Redding now anticipates that the specialty retailer will earn $0.70 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.74. […]

Financial Comparison: Liberty Latin America Ltd Class A (LILA) & WideOpenWest (WOW)

Liberty Latin America Ltd Class A (NYSE: WOW) and WideOpenWest (NYSE:WOW) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, valuation and analyst recommendations. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent recommendations for […]

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. (OH) Common Stock (FMAO) & Sterling Bancorp (SBT) Head to Head Comparison

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. (OH) Common Stock (NASDAQ: SBT) and Sterling Bancorp (NASDAQ:SBT) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation and analyst recommendations. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Farmers & […]

Head to Head Survey: Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP) vs. Hornbeck Offshore Services (HOS)

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (NYSE: HOS) and Hornbeck Offshore Services (NYSE:HOS) are both utilities companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings and dividends. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for […]

Deutsche Post (DPW) Given a €40.00 Price Target by Barclays Analysts

Deutsche Post (FRA:DPW) has been given a €40.00 ($45.45) price target by Barclays in a research note issued on Monday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Barclays’ target price suggests a potential upside of 28.04% from the company’s previous close. Several other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on DPW. […]

Reinsurance Group of America (RGA) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows

News stories about Reinsurance Group of America (NYSE:RGA) have trended positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being […]

The Sage Group (SGE) Rating Lowered to Sell at Deutsche Bank

The Sage Group (LON:SGE) was downgraded by research analysts at Deutsche Bank to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 540 ($6.90) price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of GBX 630 ($8.05). Deutsche Bank’s price target points to a potential downside of […]

LiDCO Group (LID) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FinnCap

LiDCO Group (LON:LID)‘s stock had its “corporate” rating reissued by investment analysts at FinnCap in a research report issued on Monday. LON:LID opened at GBX 6 ($0.08) on Monday. LiDCO Group has a 52 week low of GBX 5.75 ($0.07) and a 52 week high of GBX 10.25 ($0.13). About LiDCO Group LiDCO Group Plc […]

Fuchs Petrolub SE (FPE) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Fuchs Petrolub SE (FRA:FPE) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the thirteen brokerages that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The average […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Lamb Weston (LW) Stock Price

News coverage about Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one […]

The Western Union (WU) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows

News stories about The Western Union (NYSE:WU) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being […]

Thomson Reuters (TRI) Reaches New 1-Year High at $56.27

Thomson Reuters Corp (TSE:TRI) (NYSE:TRI)’s share price reached a new 52-week high on Monday . The stock traded as high as C$56.27 and last traded at C$56.30, with a volume of 194504 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at C$56.09. Several research firms have recently weighed in on TRI. National Bank Financial raised […]

Zanaga Iron Ore (ZIOC) Stock Price Up 11.4%

Shares of Zanaga Iron Ore Co Ltd (LON:ZIOC) rose 11.4% on Monday . The stock traded as high as GBX 18 ($0.23) and last traded at GBX 17.53 ($0.22). Approximately 869,940 shares traded hands during trading, a decline of 48% from the average daily volume of 1,660,000 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX […]

Q2 2019 EPS Estimates for CarMax, Inc (KMX) Boosted by Analyst

CarMax, Inc (NYSE:KMX) – Stock analysts at William Blair boosted their Q2 2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for CarMax in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday, August 17th. William Blair analyst S. Zackfia now forecasts that the company will earn $1.21 per share for the quarter, up from their prior […]

Bloom Energy (BE) Coverage Initiated at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird began coverage on shares of Bloom Energy (NYSE:BE) in a research note issued on Monday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The firm set a “neutral” rating and a $24.00 price target on the stock. Robert W. Baird’s price target points to a potential downside of 5.03% from the stock’s previous close. Separately, Bank of […]

Accuray Incorporated to Post Q1 2019 Earnings of ($0.07) Per Share, Jefferies Financial Group Forecasts (ARAY)

Accuray Incorporated (NASDAQ:ARAY) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Financial Group issued their Q1 2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of Accuray in a report released on Friday, August 17th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst A. Petrone forecasts that the medical equipment provider will post earnings of ($0.07) per share for the quarter. Jefferies Financial Group […]

Q2 2019 EPS Estimates for AstroNova Inc (ALOT) Boosted by Dougherty & Co

AstroNova Inc (NASDAQ:ALOT) – Equities research analysts at Dougherty & Co boosted their Q2 2019 EPS estimates for shares of AstroNova in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, August 20th. Dougherty & Co analyst R. Ryan now expects that the business services provider will post earnings of $0.13 per share for […]

Wells Fargo & Co Initiates Coverage on Berry Petroleum (BRY)

Equities research analysts at Wells Fargo & Co assumed coverage on shares of Berry Petroleum (NYSE:BRY) in a note issued to investors on Monday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm set an “outperform” rating and a $17.00 price target on the energy company’s stock. Wells Fargo & Co’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 28.01% […]

Q1 2019 Earnings Forecast for Adtalem Global Education Inc Issued By Piper Jaffray Companies (ATGE)

Adtalem Global Education Inc (NYSE:ATGE) – Piper Jaffray Companies lowered their Q1 2019 EPS estimates for Adtalem Global Education in a research report issued on Friday, August 17th. Piper Jaffray Companies analyst P. Appert now anticipates that the company will earn $0.37 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.46. Piper […]

Q1 2019 Earnings Estimate for Qiwi PLC Issued By William Blair (QIWI)

Qiwi PLC (NASDAQ:QIWI) – Analysts at William Blair cut their Q1 2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of Qiwi in a research note issued on Thursday, August 16th. William Blair analyst R. Napoli now anticipates that the credit services provider will post earnings of $0.27 per share for the quarter, down from their prior […]