Archive for September 8th, 2018

Accenture (ACN) and Stamps.com (STMP) Financial Analysis

Accenture (NASDAQ: STMP) and Stamps.com (NASDAQ:STMP) are both business services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings and dividends. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Accenture and Stamps.com, as reported by […]

UMB Financial (UMBF) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of UMB Financial (NASDAQ:UMBF) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. UMBF has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of UMB Financial from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $87.00 […]

Financial Review: Broadcom (AVGO) vs. MoSys (MOSY)

Broadcom (NASDAQ: MOSY) and MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation and dividends. Profitability This table compares Broadcom and MoSys’ net margins, return on equity and return on […]

BidaskClub Upgrades Quantenna Communications (QTNA) to Buy

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Quantenna Communications (NASDAQ:QTNA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. Several other brokerages have also weighed in on QTNA. Stifel Nicolaus raised their price objective on shares of Quantenna Communications from $19.00 to $22.00 and gave the company a buy rating in […]

Middleby (MIDD) Upgraded at TheStreet

TheStreet upgraded shares of Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD) from a c+ rating to a b- rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. Several other analysts have also weighed in on MIDD. ValuEngine raised Middleby from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 4th. Zacks Investment Research raised […]

$404.86 Million in Sales Expected for Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) This Quarter

Equities analysts predict that Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYKE) will post sales of $404.86 million for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have made estimates for Sykes Enterprises’ earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $406.00 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $404.18 million. Sykes Enterprises reported sales of […]

Hauck & Aufhaeuser Analysts Give SLM Solutions Group (AM3D) a €33.00 Price Target

Hauck & Aufhaeuser set a €33.00 ($38.37) price objective on SLM Solutions Group (ETR:AM3D) in a research note released on Wednesday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on AM3D. Commerzbank set a €39.00 ($45.35) price target on SLM Solutions […]

CARBO Ceramics Inc. (CRR) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Shares of CARBO Ceramics Inc. (NYSE:CRR) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation and five have assigned a hold recommendation to the company. The average 12 month target price […]

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Tyson Foods (TSN) Stock Price

Media stories about Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Cadence Design Systems (CDNS) Given Media Impact Score of 0.14

Media stories about Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one […]

Match Group (MTCH) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds

Media stories about Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the […]

Nevsun Resources (NSU) Downgraded to Tender at Eight Capital

Eight Capital cut shares of Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU) (NYSEAMERICAN:NSU) from a buy rating to a tender rating in a report issued on Thursday morning. The brokerage currently has C$6.00 target price on the basic materials company’s stock, up from their prior target price of C$5.75. NSU has been the topic of a number of other […]

Transcontinental Inc. Class A (TCL.A) Given New C$28.00 Price Target at Canaccord Genuity

Transcontinental Inc. Class A (TSE:TCL.A) had its target price cut by analysts at Canaccord Genuity from C$29.00 to C$28.00 in a note issued to investors on Friday. Canaccord Genuity’s price target indicates a potential upside of 3.51% from the stock’s previous close. Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the company. Royal […]

WSP Global (WSP) Lifted to Outperform at National Bank Financial

National Bank Financial upgraded shares of WSP Global (TSE:WSP) from a sector perform rating to an outperform rating in a report published on Thursday. They currently have C$74.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of C$71.50. WSP has been the subject of several other research reports. Raymond James boosted their […]

Premier Gold Mines (PG) Price Target Cut to C$3.00 by Analysts at CIBC

Premier Gold Mines (TSE:PG) had its price target cut by CIBC from C$3.75 to C$3.00 in a research report report published on Thursday. A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on the company. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an outperform rating and issued a C$4.50 price target on shares of Premier Gold […]

Comparing Aethlon Medical (AEMD) & Its Peers

Aethlon Medical (NASDAQ: AEMD) is one of 23 public companies in the “Analytical instruments” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Aethlon Medical to similar companies based on the strength of its valuation, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability and risk. Volatility and Risk Aethlon Medical has a beta […]

Head-To-Head Contrast: Federated National Holding Co Common Stock (FNHC) vs. Tiptree (TIPT)

Federated National Holding Co Common Stock (NASDAQ: TIPT) and Tiptree (NASDAQ:TIPT) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability. Profitability This table compares Federated National Holding Co Common Stock and […]

Haemonetics Co. (HAE) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of Haemonetics Co. (NYSE:HAE) have been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the nine ratings firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, five have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The […]

Equinor ASA (EQNR) Given $24.00 Average Target Price by Brokerages

Shares of Equinor ASA (NYSE:EQNR) have earned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the eleven brokers that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a strong sell recommendation, one has given a sell recommendation, seven have issued a hold recommendation, one has issued a […]

Leg & Gen Grp P/S (LGGNY) Upgraded to “Hold” by ValuEngine

Leg & Gen Grp P/S (OTCMKTS:LGGNY) was upgraded by ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Friday. Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Leg & Gen Grp P/S from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $18.00 target price on the stock in a […]

HopFed Bancorp (HFBC) Rating Increased to Buy at ValuEngine

HopFed Bancorp (NASDAQ:HFBC) was upgraded by ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut HopFed Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 1st. Shares of NASDAQ HFBC opened at […]

ValuEngine Downgrades Anglo American (NGLOY) to Sell

Anglo American (OTCMKTS:NGLOY) was downgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Friday. Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Anglo American from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $12.00 target price on the stock in a research note on […]

SOTHERLY HOTELS/SH SH (SOHO) Upgraded by ValuEngine to Buy

SOTHERLY HOTELS/SH SH (NASDAQ:SOHO) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of SOTHERLY HOTELS/SH SH from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 10th. Shares of […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Analysts Give Novartis (NOVN) a CHF 87 Price Target

JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a CHF 87 price target on Novartis (VTX:NOVN) in a report issued on Thursday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Cfra set a CHF 88 price target on shares of Novartis and gave the company […]

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc Class B (ATD.B) Price Target Raised to C$76.00 at National Bank Financial

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc Class B (TSE:ATD.B) had its price objective hoisted by National Bank Financial from C$73.00 to C$76.00 in a report released on Friday. The firm presently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. National Bank Financial’s target price suggests a potential upside of 14.77% from the company’s previous close. ATD.B has been the […]