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AMP Capital Investors Ltd Acquires 13,314 Shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX)

AMP Capital Investors Ltd increased its holdings in shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX) by 15.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 98,364 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms “Neutral” Rating for Osram Licht (OSAGF)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated their neutral rating on shares of Osram Licht (OTCMKTS:OSAGF) in a research note released on Tuesday. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Osram Licht from a strong sell rating to a buy rating and set a $51.00 price target for […]

Analyzing LEG & GEN GRP P/S (LGGNY) & Barings BDC (BBDC)

LEG & GEN GRP P/S (OTCMKTS:LGGNY) and Barings BDC (NYSE:BBDC) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations and profitability. Dividends LEG & GEN GRP P/S pays an annual dividend of $0.54 per […]

Contrasting Social Reality (SRAX) and AirMedia Group (AMCN)

Social Reality (NASDAQ:SRAX) and AirMedia Group (NASDAQ:AMCN) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends and profitability. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Social Reality and AirMedia Group’s revenue, earnings per […]

Brokerages Set Box Inc (BOX) PT at $26.00

Box Inc (NYSE:BOX) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the sixteen analysts that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, five have given a hold recommendation, nine have given a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy recommendation […]

Brokerages Set Dun & Bradstreet Corp (DNB) PT at $133.50

Shares of Dun & Bradstreet Corp (NYSE:DNB) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the eight ratings firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year target price among […]

Western Energy Services Corp (WRG) Receives C$1.04 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

Western Energy Services Corp (TSE:WRG) has been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the seven brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have […]

Heritage Financial Corp (HFWA) Shares Bought by American International Group Inc.

American International Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Heritage Financial Corp (NASDAQ:HFWA) by 28.8% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 28,300 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 6,322 shares during the period. American International Group Inc. […]

Graco Inc. (GGG) Shares Sold by Alliancebernstein L.P.

Alliancebernstein L.P. trimmed its position in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) by 1.6% in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 107,144 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 1,710 shares during the quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. owned approximately 0.06% of Graco worth $4,965,000 […]

Allianz Asset Management GmbH Has $8.83 Million Holdings in Expedia Group Inc (EXPE)

Allianz Asset Management GmbH lowered its stake in shares of Expedia Group Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) by 3.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 67,683 shares of the online travel company’s stock after selling 2,608 shares during the quarter. Allianz Asset Management GmbH’s […]

Alliancebernstein L.P. Grows Stake in Harsco Co. (HSC)

Alliancebernstein L.P. increased its stake in shares of Harsco Co. (NYSE:HSC) by 65.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 176,960 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after purchasing an additional 69,860 shares during the period. Alliancebernstein L.P. owned approximately 0.22% of […]

Reviewing Agilent Technologies (A) and Bio-Rad Laboratories (BIO.B)

Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A) and Bio-Rad Laboratories (NYSE:BIO.B) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership and risk. Risk and Volatility Agilent Technologies has a beta of 1.36, suggesting that its stock […]

Brokerages Expect Verso Corp (VRS) to Post $1.71 EPS

Shares of Verso Corp (NYSE:VRS) have been given a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the two analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Brokers have set a 1 year consensus target price of $48.50 for […]

Comparing New Media Investment Group (NEWM) & Tribune Publishing (TPCO)

New Media Investment Group (NYSE:NEWM) and Tribune Publishing (NASDAQ:TPCO) are both small-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk, profitability and institutional ownership. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets […]

Electrameccanica Vehicles (SOLO) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Electrameccanica Vehicles (NASDAQ:SOLO) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Electrameccanica Vehicles Corp. is engaged in the planning, development and manufacturing of single person electric vehicles. Electrameccanica Vehicles Corp. is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. “ NASDAQ:SOLO opened at […]

Century Aluminum (CENX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Earnings estimates for Century Aluminum for the fourth quarter and full-year 2018 have been stable lately. Century Aluminum should gain from its actions to reduce operating costs. […]

Brokers Issue Forecasts for BHP Billiton Limited’s FY2019 Earnings (BHP)

BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) – Equities research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group reduced their FY2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of BHP Billiton in a research report issued on Wednesday, December 12th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst C. Lafemina now anticipates that the mining company will earn $3.04 per share for the year, down from […]

Schlumberger Limited. to Post FY2019 Earnings of $1.86 Per Share, Griffin Securities Forecasts (SLB)

Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) – Analysts at Griffin Securities decreased their FY2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Schlumberger in a report issued on Sunday, December 9th. Griffin Securities analyst K. Simpson now anticipates that the oil and gas company will earn $1.86 per share for the year, down from their previous estimate of […]

Energy Recovery (ERII) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Energy Recovery (NASDAQ:ERII) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Based in San Leandro, California, ENERGY RECOVERY, INC. is a leading global developer and manufacturer of highly efficient energy recovery devices utilized in the water desalination industry. Energy […]

Hoegh LNG Partners LP (HMLP) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Hoegh LNG Partners LP (NYSE:HMLP) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the nine research firms that are covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year price objective among […]

Twelve Seas Investment Company’s Lock-Up Period Set To End on December 17th (OTCMKTS:TWLVU)

Twelve Seas Investment’s (OTCMKTS:TWLVU) lock-up period is set to expire on Monday, December 17th. Twelve Seas Investment had issued 18,000,000 shares in its initial public offering on June 20th. The total size of the offering was $180,000,000 based on an initial share price of $10.00. After the end of Twelve Seas Investment’s lock-up period, company […]

Bonterra Energy (BNE) Lowered to “Sector Perform” at National Bank Financial

National Bank Financial downgraded shares of Bonterra Energy (TSE:BNE) from an outperform rating to a sector perform rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday. National Bank Financial currently has C$10.25 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of C$21.00. BNE has been the subject of several other research […]

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Target of Unusually High Options Trading (BMRN)

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:BMRN) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Investors bought 8,655 call options on the company. This is an increase of 5,243% compared to the typical daily volume of 162 call options. In other news, CEO Jean Jacques Bienaime sold 4,000 shares of BioMarin Pharmaceutical stock in a […]

Swiss Re (SREN) PT Set at CHF 98 by Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada set a CHF 98 price objective on Swiss Re (VTX:SREN) in a report issued on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued a buy rating on shares of Swiss Re […]

Peoples Utah Bancorp (PUB) Hits New 1-Year Low on Insider Selling

Peoples Utah Bancorp (NASDAQ:PUB) hit a new 52-week low on Wednesday after an insider sold shares in the company. The stock traded as low as $27.81 and last traded at $28.88, with a volume of 314 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $28.87. Specifically, Director Jr. Fred W. Fairclough sold 1,375 shares of […]