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Morgan Stanley Reaffirms “Equal Weight” Rating for WEX (WEX)

WEX (NYSE:WEX)‘s stock had its “equal weight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Morgan Stanley in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have a $159.00 price objective on the business services provider’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $149.00. Morgan Stanley’s target price points to a potential upside of 2.87% from the company’s […]

Walmart (WMT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Stifel Nicolaus

Stifel Nicolaus reiterated their hold rating on shares of Walmart (NYSE:WMT) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday, Marketbeat reports. Stifel Nicolaus currently has a $99.00 price target on the retailer’s stock, down from their prior price target of $104.00. Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on the stock. Citigroup upgraded […]

Lear Co. (LEA) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Brokerages

Lear Co. (NYSE:LEA) has been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the twenty brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, five have given a hold recommendation, twelve have assigned a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the […]

Investec (INVP) Sets New 12-Month High at $632.40

Investec plc (LON:INVP) reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as GBX 632.40 ($8.74) and last traded at GBX 629.80 ($8.70), with a volume of 1710000 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at GBX 629.80 ($8.70). Separately, Numis Securities reissued an “under review” rating on […]

Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the twelve ratings firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating, eight have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a […]

Avacta Group (AVCT) Hits New 12-Month Low at $58.00

Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)’s share price reached a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as GBX 58 ($0.80) and last traded at GBX 59 ($0.82), with a volume of 56910 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at GBX 60.50 ($0.84). Separately, FinnCap reissued a “corporate” […]

Insider Selling: Chegg Inc (CHGG) Insider Sells 66,666 Shares of Stock

Chegg Inc (NYSE:CHGG) insider Nathan J. Schultz sold 66,666 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, February 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.02, for a total transaction of $1,334,653.32. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 578,878 shares of the company’s stock, valued at […]

Odus Edward Wittenburg, Jr. Sells 22,977 Shares of Q2 Holdings Inc (QTWO) Stock

Q2 Holdings Inc (NYSE:QTWO) President Odus Edward Wittenburg, Jr. sold 22,977 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $44.78, for a total transaction of $1,028,910.06. Following the completion of the transaction, the president now directly owns 95,660 shares of […]

Barings LLC Acquires Shares of 17,850 Associated Banc Corp (ASB)

Barings LLC acquired a new position in Associated Banc Corp (NYSE:ASB) during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor acquired 17,850 shares of the bank’s stock, valued at approximately $453,000. Several other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Landaas & Co. WI ADV lifted its stake in shares of Associated […]

GDS (GDS) and Mongodb (MDB) Head to Head Contrast

GDS (NASDAQ: GDS) and Mongodb (NASDAQ:MDB) are both business services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, risk, dividends and profitability. Profitability This table compares GDS and Mongodb’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. […]

Lakeland Bancorp, Inc. (LBAI) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Lakeland Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:LBAI) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokerages that have covered […]

Wells Fargo & Co Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Cummins (CMI)

Cummins (NYSE:CMI)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Wells Fargo & Co in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have a $195.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $210.00. Wells Fargo & Co’s target price points to a potential upside of 15.02% from […]

Olympus (OCPNY) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Olympus (OTCMKTS:OCPNY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday. The firm currently has a $43.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price objective suggests a potential upside of 10.44% from the stock’s previous close. According to Zacks, […]

Choice Hotels International (CHH) Receives Equal Weight Rating from Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley reaffirmed their equal weight rating on shares of Choice Hotels International (NYSE:CHH) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a $81.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $83.00. CHH has been the subject of a number of other reports. Barclays increased their […]

CBS (CBS) Price Target Cut to $71.00 by Analysts at Citigroup

CBS (NYSE:CBS) had its price target lowered by equities research analysts at Citigroup from $75.00 to $71.00 in a report released on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the media conglomerate’s stock. Citigroup’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 28.81% from the stock’s current price. A number of other equities […]

Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCK) Shares Sold by Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A.

Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. reduced its holdings in shares of Discovery Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK) by 41.8% in the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 27,960 shares of the company’s stock after selling 20,081 shares during the quarter. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A.’s holdings in Discovery Communications were worth $592,000 at the end of the most recent […]

Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. Acquires Shares of 15,000 Weingarten Realty Investors (WRI)

Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. acquired a new stake in Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE:WRI) in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund acquired 15,000 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $493,000. A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Advisors Asset Management Inc. […]

iShares MSCI EAFE Small-Cap ETF (SCZ) Position Trimmed by Private Advisor Group LLC

Private Advisor Group LLC trimmed its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Small-Cap ETF (NASDAQ:SCZ) by 28.6% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 8,987 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,593 shares during the period. Private Advisor […]

Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Theravance Biopharma (TBPH) Share Price

Media headlines about Theravance Biopharma (NASDAQ:TBPH) have trended positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. […]

California Public Employees Retirement System Sells 34,719 Shares of Synovus Financial Corp. (SNV)

California Public Employees Retirement System reduced its holdings in Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE:SNV) by 9.2% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 341,991 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 34,719 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System’s holdings in Synovus Financial were worth $16,395,000 at the end of the most […]

Six Flags Entertainment Corp (SIX) Holdings Lifted by California Public Employees Retirement System

California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its holdings in Six Flags Entertainment Corp (NYSE:SIX) by 6.2% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 238,818 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 13,846 shares during the quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System’s holdings in Six Flags Entertainment were worth $15,898,000 at the […]

Adam D. Amsterdam Sells 19,600 Shares of Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (BR) Stock

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) insider Adam D. Amsterdam sold 19,600 shares of Broadridge Financial Solutions stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $99.36, for a total value of $1,947,456.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed […]

Six Flags Entertainment Corp (SIX) Stake Increased by Swiss National Bank

Swiss National Bank grew its holdings in Six Flags Entertainment Corp (NYSE:SIX) by 1.4% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 123,900 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,700 shares during the quarter. Swiss National Bank’s holdings in […]

DISH Network Corp to Post Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.68 Per Share, Jefferies Group Forecasts (DISH)

DISH Network Corp (NASDAQ:DISH) – Analysts at Jefferies Group issued their Q1 2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for DISH Network in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. Jefferies Group analyst S. Goldman forecasts that the company will post earnings of $0.68 per share for the quarter. Jefferies Group also issued […]

Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Concho Resources Inc (CXO) Lifted by Seaport Global Securities

Concho Resources Inc (NYSE:CXO) – Equities researchers at Seaport Global Securities increased their Q1 2018 EPS estimates for Concho Resources in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. Seaport Global Securities analyst M. Kelly now anticipates that the oil and natural gas company will post earnings per share of $0.68 for the […]