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JinkoSolar Holding Company Limited (JKS) Shares Sold by SG Americas Securities LLC

SG Americas Securities LLC trimmed its holdings in JinkoSolar Holding Company Limited (NYSE:JKS) by 18.3% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 9,400 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 2,100 shares during the quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC’s holdings in JinkoSolar […]

BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp Has $20.75 Million Holdings in Danaher Corporation (DHR)

BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp lessened its stake in shares of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) by 28.0% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 245,867 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after selling 95,704 shares during the period. BRITISH COLUMBIA […]

Peel Hunt Boosts Impax Asset Management Group Plc (IPX) Price Target to GBX 140

Impax Asset Management Group Plc (LON:IPX) had its price target boosted by Peel Hunt from GBX 111 ($1.50) to GBX 140 ($1.89) in a report released on Monday. Peel Hunt currently has a buy rating on the stock. Shares of Impax Asset Management Group Plc (IPX) opened at 128.00 on Monday. Impax Asset Management Group […]

United Community Financial Corp. (UCFC) Position Reduced by First Trust Advisors LP

First Trust Advisors LP lessened its stake in United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC) by 7.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 117,470 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock after selling 9,302 shares during the quarter. First Trust Advisors LP […]

BankUnited, Inc. (BKU) Shares Bought by Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. grew its position in shares of BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU) by 14.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 583,067 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 72,616 shares during the quarter. Schwab Charles […]

Rhumbline Advisers Grows Stake in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (CPK)

Rhumbline Advisers raised its holdings in shares of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) by 1.1% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 19,125 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after buying an additional 202 shares during the quarter. Rhumbline Advisers owned […]

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (SIX) Receives Daily News Impact Score of 0.10

News articles about Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (NYSE:SIX) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one […]

Cavium (CAVM) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Shows

News headlines about Cavium (NASDAQ:CAVM) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press 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 the most favorable. […]

Balasa Dinverno & Foltz LLC Has $2.61 Million Holdings in Wells Fargo & Company (WFC)

Balasa Dinverno & Foltz LLC decreased its stake in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) by 1.0% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 47,109 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 452 shares during the […]

Visa Inc. (V) Stake Lessened by Bristlecone Advisors LLC

Bristlecone Advisors LLC lessened its stake in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) by 1.8% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 38,373 shares of the credit-card processor’s stock after selling 702 shares during the quarter. Visa makes up approximately 1.2% of Bristlecone Advisors […]

Gardiner Nancy B Grows Holdings in Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

Gardiner Nancy B grew its position in shares of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) by 14.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 24,792 shares of the healthcare product maker’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,100 shares during the period. Abbott Laboratories […]

Las Vegas Sands Corp. Sees Unusually High Options Volume (LVS)

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) saw unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Investors purchased 12,488 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 427% compared to the average volume of 2,370 put options. A number of brokerages recently issued reports on LVS. Instinet reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a $54.00 […]

Best Buy Co. Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (BBY)

Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY) saw some unusual options trading on Monday. Stock investors purchased 1,986 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 592% compared to the typical volume of 287 put options. Best Buy Co. (NYSE BBY) opened at 52.59 on Thursday. The stock has a market cap of $15.73 billion, […]

Tenet Healthcare Corporation (THC) Shares Down 1.1%

Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:THC) shares dropped 1.1% during trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as low as $15.38 and last traded at $15.54. Approximately 1,192,371 shares traded hands during trading, a decline of 73% from the average daily volume of 4,448,660 shares. The stock had previously closed at $15.72. THC has been the topic […]

Nexgen Energy Ltd (NXE) Stock Price Down 3%

Nexgen Energy Ltd (CVE:NXE) shares traded down 3% during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The company traded as low as C$2.90 and last traded at C$2.91. 183,091 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 72% from the average session volume of 645,156 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$3.00. A number of […]

BTG plc (BTG) Receives Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank AG

BTG plc (LON:BTG)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by research analysts at Deutsche Bank AG in a research note issued on Thursday. They presently have a GBX 775 ($10.45) target price on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 16.54% from the stock’s previous close. A number of other […]

Seagate Technology PLC Target of Unusually High Options Trading (STX)

Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) saw some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Stock investors acquired 10,557 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 222% compared to the typical daily volume of 3,276 call options. In related news, insider Philip G. Brace acquired 1,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated […]

DAQO New Energy Corp. (DQ) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

DAQO New Energy Corp. (NYSE:DQ) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Daqo New Energy Corp. is engaged in the manufacture and sale of high-quality polysilicon to photovoltaic product manufacturers. The polysilicon is further […]

Critical Survey: API Technologies Corp (ATNY) versus OSI Systems (OSIS)

API Technologies Corp (NASDAQ: ATNY) and OSI Systems (NASDAQ:OSIS) are both technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership and earnings. Insider and Institutional Ownership 99.6% of OSI Systems shares are held by institutional investors. […]

SPDR KBW Regional Banking (KRE) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

SPDR KBW Regional Banking (NYSE:KRE) was the target of a large increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 23,407,705 shares, an increase of 21.4% from the August 15th total of 19,286,095 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,551,427 shares, the days-to-cover […]

Gilat Satellite Networks (GILT) and Its Competitors Head-To-Head Comparison

Gilat Satellite Networks (NASDAQ: GILT) is one of 67 public companies in the “Communications & Networking” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Gilat Satellite Networks to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and dividends. Volatility and Risk […]

Reviewing Bay Banks of Virginia (BAYK) & South State Corporation (SSB)

Bay Banks of Virginia (NASDAQ: BAYK) and South State Corporation (NASDAQ:SSB) are both financial companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, valuation and earnings. Profitability This table compares Bay Banks of Virginia and South State Corporation’s […]

Needham & Company LLC Reiterates Buy Rating for Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS)

Needham & Company LLC reissued their buy rating on shares of Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWKS) in a research note released on Sunday. They currently have a $110.00 target price on the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock. A number of other research firms also recently commented on SWKS. Vetr downgraded Skyworks Solutions from a buy rating to a […]

Altria Group (MO) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to Strong-Buy

Altria Group (NYSE:MO) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has a $69.00 target price on the stock. Vetr‘s price objective points to a potential upside of 12.71% from the company’s previous close. A number of other […]

Analyzing Yum! Brands (YUM) & Its Competitors

Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) is one of 22 public companies in the “Quick Service Restaurants” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Yum! Brands to similar businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and profitability. Profitability This table compares Yum! Brands and […]