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China Automotive Systems (CAAS) & Icahn Enterprises LP Common Stock (IEP) Head to Head Survey

China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ: IEP) and Icahn Enterprises LP Common Stock (NASDAQ:IEP) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings and analyst recommendations. Institutional & Insider Ownership 6.0% of China Automotive Systems shares are […]

Swiss Re (SREN) PT Set at CHF 83 by UBS Group

Swiss Re (VTX:SREN) has been given a CHF 83 price objective by analysts at UBS Group in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. The firm currently has a “sell” rating on the stock. UBS Group’s price target would indicate a potential downside of 14.54% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Twitter (TWTR) Price Target Raised to $33.00 at Deutsche Bank

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) had its price target increased by Deutsche Bank from $32.00 to $33.00 in a research note released on Thursday. They currently have a hold rating on the social networking company’s stock. TWTR has been the subject of several other research reports. Royal Bank of Canada reduced their price objective on shares of Twitter […]

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT) PT Raised to $22.50

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (NYSE:SKT) had its target price lifted by Citigroup from $21.00 to $22.50 in a report released on Thursday morning. They currently have a neutral rating on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Tanger Factory Outlet […]

Estate Counselors LLC Buys Shares of 41,050 Vanguard Short-Term Crprte Bnd Idx Fd (VCSH)

Estate Counselors LLC bought a new position in Vanguard Short-Term Crprte Bnd Idx Fd (BMV:VCSH) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor bought 41,050 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,206,000. Other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. GWM […]

Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. Sells 5,445 Shares of Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI)

Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. cut its holdings in shares of Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (NYSEARCA:VTI) by 20.7% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 20,877 shares of the company’s stock after selling 5,445 shares during the period. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P.’s […]

Contrasting AveXis (AVXS) & NOVOZYMES A/S/S (NVZMY)

AveXis (OTCMKTS: NVZMY) and NOVOZYMES A/S/S (OTCMKTS:NVZMY) are both medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, risk, dividends, valuation and analyst recommendations. Dividends NOVOZYMES A/S/S pays an annual dividend of $0.49 per share and has a dividend yield […]

Comparing Regions Financial (RF) & Sandy Spring Bancorp (SASR)

Regions Financial (NASDAQ: SASR) and Sandy Spring Bancorp (NASDAQ:SASR) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and risk. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Regions Financial and Sandy Spring Bancorp’s revenue, earnings […]

Insider Selling: Apptio Inc (APTI) Insider Sells 25,000 Shares of Stock

Apptio Inc (NASDAQ:APTI) insider Sachin Gupta sold 25,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $35.17, for a total value of $879,250.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Sachin […]

Ohio Valley Banc Corp. (OVBC) Director Sells $769,401.54 in Stock

Ohio Valley Banc Corp. (NASDAQ:OVBC) Director John G. Jones sold 15,966 shares of Ohio Valley Banc stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $48.19, for a total transaction of $769,401.54. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 53,242 shares in the company, […]

Gideon Capital Advisors Inc. Invests $400,000 in BankUnited (BKU) Stock

Gideon Capital Advisors Inc. purchased a new position in BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 9,797 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $400,000. A number of other institutional investors have also recently […]

Corbyn Investment Management Inc. MD Has $2.64 Million Stake in Shore Bancshares, Inc. (SHBI)

Corbyn Investment Management Inc. MD reduced its holdings in Shore Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:SHBI) by 21.7% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 138,677 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 38,441 shares during the quarter. Corbyn Investment Management Inc. MD owned […]

Eagle Asset Management Inc. Reduces Holdings in MSA Safety Inc (MSA)

Eagle Asset Management Inc. cut its holdings in MSA Safety Inc (NYSE:MSA) by 12.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 249,694 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 36,667 shares during the quarter. Eagle Asset Management […]

Boston Partners Sells 154,855 Shares of Stewart Information Services Corp (STC)

Boston Partners lessened its stake in Stewart Information Services Corp (NYSE:STC) by 61.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 96,204 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 154,855 shares during the quarter. Boston Partners owned approximately 0.41% of […]

Boston Partners Sells 11,524 Shares of Amerisafe, Inc. (AMSF)

Boston Partners cut its stake in Amerisafe, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMSF) by 13.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 75,827 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 11,524 shares during the quarter. Boston Partners owned about 0.39% of Amerisafe worth $4,379,000 at […]

Kindred Biosciences Inc (KIN) Stake Lowered by Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd.

Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. cut its position in Kindred Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:KIN) by 13.5% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 65,575 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 10,200 shares during the quarter. Connor […]

Invesco KBW Bank ETF (KBWB) Position Lowered by Commonwealth Equity Services LLC

Commonwealth Equity Services LLC reduced its stake in Invesco KBW Bank ETF (NASDAQ:KBWB) by 35.3% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 26,461 shares of the company’s stock after selling 14,415 shares during the quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC […]

First Trust Advisors LP Has $14.88 Million Position in SEI Investments (SEIC)

First Trust Advisors LP cut its holdings in SEI Investments (NASDAQ:SEIC) by 16.7% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 237,964 shares of the asset manager’s stock after selling 47,864 shares during the quarter. First Trust […]

Coho Partners Ltd. Increases Stake in UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH)

Coho Partners Ltd. lifted its stake in shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) by 3.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 754,776 shares of the healthcare conglomerate’s stock after buying an additional 23,385 shares during the period. UnitedHealth Group comprises approximately 4.6% […]

Tapestry (TPR) Rating Reiterated by Piper Jaffray Companies

Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Tapestry (NYSE:TPR) in a research report released on Thursday. They currently have a $59.00 price target on the luxury accessories retailer’s stock. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Loop Capital set a $59.00 price objective on shares of Tapestry and gave […]

Head to Head Survey: Columbia Banking System (COLB) versus United Bankshares (UBSI)

Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ: UBSI) and United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk and dividends. Dividends Columbia Banking System pays an annual dividend of $1.04 per share and […]

45,000 Shares in PBF Logistics LP (PBFX) Acquired by Bank of Montreal Can

Bank of Montreal Can acquired a new stake in shares of PBF Logistics LP (NYSE:PBFX) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund acquired 45,000 shares of the pipeline company’s stock, valued at approximately $945,000. Bank of Montreal Can owned 0.11% of PBF Logistics at the end […]

Bank of Montreal Can Boosts Position in Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (RRGB)

Bank of Montreal Can increased its holdings in shares of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (NASDAQ:RRGB) by 312.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 21,217 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock after acquiring an additional 31,218 shares during […]

Morgan Stanley Raises Oasis Petroleum (OAS) Price Target to $20.00

Oasis Petroleum (NYSE:OAS) had its target price raised by Morgan Stanley from $19.00 to $20.00 in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. Morgan Stanley currently has a buy rating on the energy producer’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also recently weighed in on OAS. UBS Group cut shares of Oasis Petroleum […]

Michael Kors (KORS) Price Target Raised to $85.00

Michael Kors (NYSE:KORS) had its price objective hoisted by Buckingham Research from $84.00 to $85.00 in a research note released on Thursday, MarketBeat reports. Buckingham Research currently has a buy rating on the lifestyle brand’s stock. A number of other research firms have also issued reports on KORS. Needham & Company LLC set a $75.00 […]