Archive for August 26th, 2018

Honeywell International (HON) vs. Allison Transmission (ALSN) Head to Head Contrast

Honeywell International (NYSE: ALSN) and Allison Transmission (NYSE:ALSN) are both multi-sector conglomerates companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, risk and earnings. Risk & Volatility Honeywell International has a beta of 1.03, indicating that its share […]

Critical Analysis: Oshkosh (OSK) and VOLKSWAGEN (VLKAY)

Oshkosh (OTCMKTS: VLKAY) and VOLKSWAGEN (OTCMKTS:VLKAY) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Oshkosh and VOLKSWAGEN’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net […]

Comparing Yield10 Bioscience (YTEN) & Kush Bottles (KSHB)

Yield10 Bioscience (OTCMKTS: KSHB) and Kush Bottles (OTCMKTS:KSHB) are both small-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership and valuation. Valuation and Earnings This table compares Yield10 Bioscience and Kush Bottles’ top-line revenue, […]

UMH PROPERTIES/SH SH (UMH) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $32.28 Million

Brokerages predict that UMH PROPERTIES/SH SH (NYSE:UMH) will announce $32.28 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have made estimates for UMH PROPERTIES/SH SH’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $32.22 million and the highest estimate coming in at $32.34 million. UMH PROPERTIES/SH SH posted sales of $28.69 […]

Lantheus Holdings Inc (LNTH) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Lantheus Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:LNTH) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the seven brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average […]

Venator Materials (VNTR) Upgraded to “Sell” by ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Venator Materials (NYSE:VNTR) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a report published on Thursday morning. VNTR has been the topic of several other research reports. UBS Group dropped their price target on shares of Venator Materials from $20.00 to $14.00 and set a neutral rating on the […]

Zayo Group (ZAYO) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine

ValuEngine cut shares of Zayo Group (NYSE:ZAYO) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Thursday. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Bank of America started coverage on shares of Zayo Group in a research report on Friday, May 18th. They issued a […]

Williams-Sonoma (WSM) Price Target Raised to $70.00 at Citigroup

Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM) had its price target raised by Citigroup from $67.00 to $70.00 in a report released on Thursday. Citigroup currently has a neutral rating on the specialty retailer’s stock. Other analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Argus set a $67.00 price objective on Williams-Sonoma and gave the stock a buy rating […]

Zynga Inc (ZNGA) Short Interest Update

Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) was the target of a large increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 34,774,604 shares, an increase of 8.5% from the July 31st total of 32,061,281 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 11,207,201 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently […]

Inuvo Inc (INUV) Short Interest Down 14.1% in August

Inuvo Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:INUV) saw a significant decrease in short interest in August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 214,857 shares, a decrease of 14.1% from the July 31st total of 250,210 shares. Approximately 1.0% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 33,302 shares, […]

Bank of America Analysts Give Continental (CON) a €215.00 Price Target

Bank of America set a €215.00 ($244.32) price target on Continental (ETR:CON) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Sanford C. Bernstein set a €260.00 ($295.45) target price on shares […]

Ceconomy AG Preference Shares (CEC1) Given a €6.80 Price Target at Kepler Capital Markets

Kepler Capital Markets set a €6.80 ($7.73) target price on Ceconomy AG Preference Shares (ETR:CEC1) in a research note published on Thursday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. CEC1 has been the subject of several other research reports. Independent Research set a €7.00 ($7.95) price objective on shares of Ceconomy AG […]

Jefferies Financial Group Reiterates “€2.50” Price Target for Intesa Sanpaolo (ISP)

Jefferies Financial Group set a €2.50 ($2.84) price target on Intesa Sanpaolo (BIT:ISP) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. A number of other equities analysts have also issued reports on ISP. UBS Group set a €3.40 ($3.86) target price on Intesa Sanpaolo […]

Deutsche Bank Reiterates €80.00 Price Target for Danone (BN)

Deutsche Bank set a €80.00 ($90.91) price target on Danone (EPA:BN) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other brokerages have also commented on BN. Barclays set a €82.00 ($93.18) target price on shares of Danone and gave the stock a […]

Maxar Technologies Ltd (MAXR) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Shares of Maxar Technologies Ltd (NYSE:MAXR) have received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the nine brokerages that are covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and six have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month price target among brokerages that have updated […]

Analyzing Fidelity Southern (LION) & Glacier Bancorp (GBCI)

Fidelity Southern (NASDAQ: GBCI) and Glacier Bancorp (NASDAQ:GBCI) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership and profitability. Insider & Institutional Ownership 66.7% of Fidelity Southern shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, […]

AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AVEO) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

Shares of AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVEO) have received an average rating of “Buy” from the eight analysts that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12 month price target among brokerages that […]

QCR Holdings, Inc. (QCRH) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Brokerages

QCR Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCRH) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the seven research firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has given a hold recommendation and five have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average […]

Graham (GHC) vs. OneSmart International Edun Gr (ONE) Critical Analysis

Graham (NYSE: ONE) and OneSmart International Edun Gr (NYSE:ONE) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and profitability. Dividends Graham pays an annual dividend of $5.32 per share and has a […]

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Leidos (LDOS) Stock Price

News coverage about Leidos (NYSE:LDOS) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. […]

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Liberty Global PLC Class B (LBTYB) Share Price

Media headlines about Liberty Global PLC Class B (NASDAQ:LBTYB) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being […]

DXP Enterprises (DXPE) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of DXP Enterprises (NASDAQ:DXPE) from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a report issued on Thursday. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of DXP Enterprises from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating and set a $54.00 price target […]

CHS Inc Preferred Shares Series 4 (CHSCL) Upgraded to Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of CHS Inc Preferred Shares Series 4 (NASDAQ:CHSCL) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. Shares of CHSCL opened at $28.10 on Thursday. CHS Inc Preferred Shares Series 4 has a 12 month low of $27.15 and a 12 month […]

Gentex (GNTX) Upgraded at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Thursday morning. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. ValuEngine cut shares of Gentex from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Monday, July 2nd. Zacks […]

Berenberg Bank Reiterates Hold Rating for Halfords Group (HFD)

Berenberg Bank reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Halfords Group (LON:HFD) in a research report report published on Thursday. Berenberg Bank currently has a GBX 320 ($4.09) price objective on the stock. Several other brokerages have also recently commented on HFD. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of Halfords Group in a […]