Archive for August 27th, 2018

Analysts Expect Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (HST) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.28 Billion

Equities research analysts predict that Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (NYSE:HST) will announce $1.28 billion in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Eight analysts have issued estimates for Host Hotels and Resorts’ earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $1.26 billion and the highest estimate coming in at $1.34 billion. […]

Apptio (APTI) Upgraded to “Buy” by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Apptio (NASDAQ:APTI) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Saturday. Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Barclays increased their price target on shares of Apptio from $28.00 to $32.00 and gave the company an equal weight rating in a research […]

Autodesk (ADSK) PT Raised to $166.00 at Barclays

Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK) had its price objective increased by Barclays from $152.00 to $166.00 in a research report report published on Friday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm currently has an overweight rating on the software company’s stock. ADSK has been the topic of several other reports. Wedbush reaffirmed a neutral rating and issued a $137.00 […]

Altaba’s (AABA) “Overweight” Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated their overweight rating on shares of Altaba (NASDAQ:AABA) in a research note published on Friday, Marketbeat.com reports. They currently have a $88.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $91.00. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on AABA. BidaskClub cut […]

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMHC) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Hold

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Friday. Several other brokerages have also issued reports on HMHC. Wells Fargo & Co set a $13.00 target price on shares of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and gave the company a buy rating in a […]

Dova Pharmaceuticals (DOVA) Upgraded to “Sell” by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Dova Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DOVA) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a report published on Friday. DOVA has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Dova Pharmaceuticals from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Wednesday, […]

Rush Enterprises, Inc. Class A (RUSHA) Lifted to Hold at BidaskClub

Rush Enterprises, Inc. Class A (NASDAQ:RUSHA) was upgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on RUSHA. Zacks Investment Research raised Rush Enterprises, Inc. Class A from a “hold” rating to a “buy” […]

iShares MSCI Turkey ETF (TUR) Short Interest Up 60.5% in August

iShares MSCI Turkey ETF (NASDAQ:TUR) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 6,481,779 shares, a growth of 60.5% from the July 31st total of 4,038,232 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,030,440 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

RWE (RWE) Given a €29.00 Price Target by Jefferies Financial Group Analysts

RWE (FRA:RWE) received a €29.00 ($33.72) price objective from equities researchers at Jefferies Financial Group in a report issued on Tuesday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 33.58% from the company’s previous close. Several other research analysts have also weighed […]

Sirius XM Holdings Inc (SIRI) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

Sirius XM Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:SIRI) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 192,889,327 shares, a decline of 1.7% from the July 31st total of 196,140,974 shares. Approximately 14.6% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average daily volume […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Parker-Hannifin (PH) Share Price

Media headlines about Parker-Hannifin (NYSE:PH) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the […]

TELUS (TU) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

News headlines about TELUS (NYSE:TU) (TSE:T) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one […]

Arista Networks (ANET) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds

News headlines about Arista Networks (NYSE:ANET) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 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 most favorable. […]

ELECTRICITE DE/ADR (ECIFY) vs. China Yuchai International (CYD) Financial Contrast

ELECTRICITE DE/ADR (NYSE: CYD) and China Yuchai International (NYSE:CYD) are both utilities companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, dividends, valuation and earnings. Volatility and Risk ELECTRICITE DE/ADR has a beta of 1.36, indicating that its stock […]

Yield10 Bioscience (YTEN) and Kush Bottles (KSHB) Critical Analysis

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 companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, dividends and analyst recommendations. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for […]

Wabash National Co. (WNC) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

Wabash National Co. (NYSE:WNC) has earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the nine brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price […]

Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NBIX) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

Shares of Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:NBIX) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the nineteen brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Seventeen analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokerages that have […]

pdvWireless (PDVW) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Sell

pdvWireless (NASDAQ:PDVW) was downgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday. Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on PDVW. ValuEngine raised pdvWireless from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, May 12th. Zacks […]

MB Financial (MBFI) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

MB Financial (NASDAQ:MBFI) was downgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. Several other analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded MB Financial from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research […]

Control4 (CTRL) Lowered to In-Line at Imperial Capital

Control4 (NASDAQ:CTRL) was downgraded by Imperial Capital from an “outperform” rating to an “in-line” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. They presently have a $32.00 price target on the electronics maker’s stock. Imperial Capital’s target price points to a potential downside of 12.35% from the company’s previous close. […]

Heska (HSKA) Rating Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub

Heska (NASDAQ:HSKA) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Heska from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note […]

Hologic, Inc. (HOLX) Short Interest Update

Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) saw a large decline in short interest in the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 7,190,774 shares, a decline of 18.0% from the July 31st total of 8,765,410 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,027,886 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.4 days. […]

Neovasc Inc (NVCN) Short Interest Update

Neovasc Inc (NASDAQ:NVCN) (TSE:NVC) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 78,084,367 shares, a decline of 6.0% from the July 31st total of 83,054,669 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 15,844,407 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.9 days. […]

Lam Research Co. (LRCX) Short Interest Update

Lam Research Co. (NASDAQ:LRCX) saw a large increase in short interest in August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 15,965,631 shares, an increase of 22.3% from the July 31st total of 13,058,001 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,346,142 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.8 days. Currently, 10.2% of […]

Analyzing Grupo Financiero Galicia (GGAL) and Bancolombia (CIB)

Grupo Financiero Galicia (NYSE: CIB) and Bancolombia (NYSE:CIB) are both finance 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. Insider & Institutional Ownership 28.5% of Grupo Financiero Galicia shares are held by institutional investors. […]