Archive for September 10th, 2018

Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Lowered to “Strong Sell” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine cut shares of Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research note released on Friday. Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the company. Citigroup decreased their target price on Wynn Resorts to $215.00 and set a buy rating for the company in a […]

Burberry Group (BRBY) Downgraded to Neutral at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group downgraded shares of Burberry Group (LON:BRBY) to a neutral rating in a research note released on Friday. Goldman Sachs Group currently has GBX 2,536 ($33.03) price target on the stock, up from their prior price target of GBX 2,395 ($31.20). Other research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Royal […]

Aviva (AV) PT Raised to GBX 610 at Barclays

Aviva (LON:AV) had its price target hoisted by Barclays from GBX 581 ($7.57) to GBX 610 ($7.95) in a research report sent to investors on Friday. The firm currently has an overweight rating on the stock. Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Citigroup reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX […]

Enquest (ENQ) Stock Rating Upgraded by Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada upgraded shares of Enquest (LON:ENQ) to an outperform rating in a research report report published on Friday. The firm currently has GBX 53 ($0.69) price target on the oil and gas development company’s stock. Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on ENQ. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased their […]

ASGN Inc (ASGN) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of ASGN Inc (NYSE:ASGN) have been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the eleven analysts that are covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eight have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month target […]

Jefferies Financial Group Cuts GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Price Target to GBX 1,725

GlaxoSmithKline (LON:GSK) had its target price trimmed by Jefferies Financial Group from GBX 1,775 ($23.12) to GBX 1,725 ($22.47) in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. A number of other equities analysts have also weighed in on GSK. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a […]

William Hill (WMH) Price Target Cut to GBX 290 by Analysts at HSBC

William Hill (LON:WMH) had its price objective reduced by HSBC from GBX 325 ($4.23) to GBX 290 ($3.78) in a research report sent to investors on Friday. HSBC currently has a hold rating on the gambling company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently weighed in on WMH. Shore Capital reissued a hold […]

Prudential (PRU) Given New GBX 2,163 Price Target at Barclays

Prudential (LON:PRU) had its price objective upped by Barclays from GBX 2,076 ($27.04) to GBX 2,163 ($28.18) in a research report released on Friday morning. Barclays currently has an overweight rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Deutsche Bank raised their price objective on […]

Deutsche Wohnen (DWNI) Given a €48.00 Price Target at Warburg Research

Warburg Research set a €48.00 ($55.81) price objective on Deutsche Wohnen (FRA:DWNI) in a research report released on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other research firms have also weighed in on DWNI. Independent Research set a €40.00 ($46.51) price objective on Deutsche Wohnen and gave the stock […]

Maxar Technologies (MAXR) PT Lowered to C$69.00

Maxar Technologies (TSE:MAXR) had its price objective lowered by CIBC from C$82.50 to C$69.00 in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the company. BMO Capital Markets cut their price target on Maxar Technologies from C$81.00 to C$76.00 and set an outperform rating on […]

Capital Power (CPX) Price Target Raised to C$31.00

Capital Power (TSE:CPX) had its target price boosted by Raymond James from C$30.00 to C$31.00 in a research note released on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has an outperform rating on the stock. Several other research firms have also issued reports on CPX. National Bank Financial increased their price target on shares of Capital Power […]

Surge Energy (SGY) Price Target Increased to C$3.50 by Analysts at TD Securities

Surge Energy (TSE:SGY) had its price objective upped by TD Securities from C$3.25 to C$3.50 in a research note released on Friday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. SGY has been the subject of a number of other reports. Canaccord Genuity increased their target price on Surge Energy from C$3.50 to […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Analysts Give Lafargeholcim (LHN) a CHF 47 Price Target

JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a CHF 47 target price on Lafargeholcim (VTX:LHN) in a research note released on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also commented on the stock. HSBC set a CHF 40 price target on shares of Lafargeholcim and gave […]

Head to Head Analysis: Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (WH) and Hilton Hotels Co. Common Stock (HLT)

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: HLT) and Hilton Hotels Co. Common Stock (NYSE:HLT) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk. Profitability This table compares Wyndham Hotels & Resorts and […]

Reviewing Horace Mann Educators (HMN) and Safety Insurance Group (SAFT)

Horace Mann Educators (NASDAQ: SAFT) and Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and earnings. Risk & Volatility Horace Mann Educators has a beta of 0.75, indicating […]

Hubbell Incorporated (HUBB) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

Shares of Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE:HUBB) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the nine analysts that are covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month target price among analysts that have issued […]

Landec Co. (LNDC) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

Landec Co. (NASDAQ:LNDC) has been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the seven ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have given a hold recommendation and two have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price target […]

Barrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI) Receives Consensus Rating of “Strong Buy” from Analysts

Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) has been assigned an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Brokerages have set a one year consensus price objective of $100.00 for the company […]

Vodafone Group (VOD) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.20

News coverage about Vodafone Group (NASDAQ:VOD) has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. […]

Altaba (AABA) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

Press coverage about Altaba (NASDAQ:AABA) has been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one […]

KNOT Offshore Partners (KNOP) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of KNOT Offshore Partners (NYSE:KNOP) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Saturday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $24.00 price objective on the shipping company’s stock. According to Zacks, “KNOT Offshore Partners LP is engaged in owning, acquiring and operating shuttle tankers, designed […]

New Media Investment Group (NEWM) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of New Media Investment Group (NYSE:NEWM) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Saturday morning. According to Zacks, “New Media Investment Group, Inc. is an online advertising and digital marketing company. The company’s core products include daily newspapers; weekly newspapers; locally focused […]

Vera Bradley (VRA) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Saturday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $19.00 price objective on the textile maker’s stock. According to Zacks, “Vera Bradley Designs, Inc. is a designer, producer, marketer and retailer of accessories for women. […]

SeaChange International (SEAC) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of SeaChange International (NASDAQ:SEAC) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Saturday. According to Zacks, “SeaChange International, Inc. develops, markets and supports products to manage, store and distribute digital video for television operators, broadcast and telecommunications companies. The company’s products utilize its proprietary […]

Weekly Analysts’ Ratings Changes for 1-800-Flowers.Com (FLWS)

Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of 1-800-Flowers.Com (NASDAQ: FLWS) in the last few weeks: 9/3/2018 – 1-800-Flowers.Com was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. is a leading e-commerce provider of floral products and gifts, in […]