Archive for Jeff Wilder

National HealthCare Co. (NHC) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub

National HealthCare Co. (NYSEMKT:NHC) was downgraded by BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. Shares of National HealthCare (NYSEMKT NHC) opened at 62.41 on Thursday. National HealthCare has a 12-month low of $57.73 and a 12-month high of $78.99. The firm […]

Freshpet, Inc. to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of ($0.02) Per Share, SunTrust Banks Forecasts (FRPT)

Freshpet, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRPT) – SunTrust Banks cut their Q3 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Freshpet in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. SunTrust Banks analyst W. Chappell now expects that the company will earn ($0.02) per share for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of $0.01. SunTrust Banks has a […]

Annaly Capital Management (NLY) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows

Headlines about Annaly Capital Management (NYSE:NLY) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being […]

Campbell Soup (CPB) Earns Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.14

Press coverage about Campbell Soup (NYSE:CPB) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest […]

Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (BPI) Short Interest Update

Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) saw a large decrease in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 816,140 shares, a decrease of 34.4% from the August 15th total of 1,243,172 shares. Currently, 4.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average trading […]

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 10,611,701 shares, a growth of 41.4% from the August 15th total of 7,504,258 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,839,473 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

Milacron Holdings Corp. (MCRN) Short Interest Down 29.6% in August

Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE:MCRN) was the target of a large decline in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,117,741 shares, a decline of 29.6% from the August 15th total of 1,588,060 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 460,014 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.4 days. […]

Avangrid (AGR) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows

Press coverage about Avangrid (NYSE:AGR) has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the […]

Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Ball Corporation (BLL) Stock Price

News articles about Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one […]

Carnival Corporation (CCL) to Release Earnings on Monday

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) is set to announce its earnings results before the market opens on Monday, September 25th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $2.20 per share for the quarter. Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June 22nd. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, […]

Equities Analysts Set Expectations for Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc.’s Q3 2017 Earnings (PTLA)

Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTLA) – Investment analysts at William Blair dropped their Q3 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Portola Pharmaceuticals in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. William Blair analyst M. Phipps now anticipates that the biopharmaceutical company will post earnings per share of ($1.45) for the quarter, down […]

Damille Investments Ii Limited (DIL2) Insider Sells £51,575.04 in Stock

Damille Investments Ii Limited (LON:DIL2) insider Rhys Cathan Davies sold 53,724 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, September 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 96 ($1.29), for a total value of £51,575.04 ($69,536.25). Shares of Damille Investments Ii Limited (LON:DIL2) opened at 89.50 on Friday. Damille […]

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Embraer-Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica (ERJ) Stock Price

Headlines about Embraer-Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica (NYSE:ERJ) have trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest […]

Mylan N.V. (MYL) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Shows

News headlines about Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to […]

Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDTI) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDTI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “Integrated Device Technology, Inc. develops system-level solutions that optimize its customers’ applications. The Company operates through two segments: the Communications, and the Computing, Consumer […]

Investors Sell Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) on Strength (BDX)

Traders sold shares of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) on strength during trading hours on Friday. $37.97 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $65.30 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $27.33 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, Becton, Dickinson and […]

AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (ABC) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

News headlines about AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (NYSE:ABC) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the […]

Traders Buy Pfizer, Inc. (PFE) on Weakness

Investors purchased shares of Pfizer, Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on weakness during trading hours on Friday. $130.95 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $69.99 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $60.96 million into the stock. Of all equities tracked, Pfizer had the 15th highest net […]

CYS Investments, Inc. (CYS) Shares Gap Down to $8.48

Shares of CYS Investments, Inc. (NYSE:CYS) gapped down before the market opened on Friday . The stock had previously closed at $8.46, but opened at $8.48. CYS Investments shares last traded at $8.57, with a volume of 2,617,627 shares traded. CYS has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods set […]

Deckers Outdoor Corporation (DECK) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Deckers Outdoor Corporation (NYSE:DECK) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the eighteen research firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eleven have assigned a hold recommendation and six have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month […]

Reviewing BlackBerry Limited (BBRY) and Sprint Corporation (S)

BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY) and Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, risk, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings and institutional ownership. Valuation and Earnings This table compares BlackBerry Limited and Sprint Corporation’s top-line […]

Financial Review: Cross Country Healthcare (CCRN) vs. Robert Half International (RHI)

Cross Country Healthcare (NASDAQ: CCRN) and Robert Half International (NYSE:RHI) are both business services companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation and dividends. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current ratings for Cross Country […]

Analysts Anticipate Agilent Technologies, Inc. (A) to Post $0.63 EPS

Wall Street analysts expect Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) to announce $0.63 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Seven analysts have made estimates for Agilent Technologies’ earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.61 to $0.66. Agilent Technologies reported earnings per share of $0.59 in the same quarter last year, which would […]

Financial Survey: Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (CLNE) vs. Its Rivals

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ: CLNE) is one of 39 publicly-traded companies in the “Oil & Gas Refining and Marketing” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Clean Energy Fuels Corp. to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership […]

Civitas Solutions, Inc. (CIVI) CFO Denis M. Holler Sells 528 Shares

Civitas Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:CIVI) CFO Denis M. Holler sold 528 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.10, for a total value of $10,084.80. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 296,601 shares in the company, […]