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Brown Advisory Inc. Has $400,000 Stake in MasTec, Inc. (MTZ)

Brown Advisory Inc. cut its stake in shares of MasTec, Inc. (NYSE:MTZ) by 12.3% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 8,966 shares of the construction company’s stock after selling 1,255 shares during the period. Brown Advisory Inc.’s holdings in MasTec were worth $400,000 at the end of the most recent reporting […]

Contrasting Affiliated Managers Group (AMG) & Morningstar (MORN)

Affiliated Managers Group (NYSE:AMG) and Morningstar (NASDAQ:MORN) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation and earnings. Insider and Institutional Ownership 92.2% of Affiliated Managers Group shares are owned by institutional investors. […]

Athanor Capital LP Purchases New Position in Gramercy Property Trust (GPT)

Athanor Capital LP purchased a new stake in Gramercy Property Trust (NYSE:GPT) during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 50,000 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $1,372,000. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought […]

Brown Advisory Inc. Raises Holdings in Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)

Brown Advisory Inc. boosted its position in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) by 24.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 5,745 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after buying an additional 1,115 shares during […]

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Raises Holdings in Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc (WH)

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board grew its position in shares of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc (NYSE:WH) by 218.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 56,010 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 38,441 shares during the quarter. Canada Pension […]

Brokerages Set Rev Group Inc (REVG) PT at $19.50

Rev Group Inc (NYSE:REVG) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the twelve research firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average […]

Bank of New York Mellon Corp Sells 2,646 Shares of NVE Corp (NVEC)

Bank of New York Mellon Corp reduced its stake in NVE Corp (NASDAQ:NVEC) by 4.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 62,709 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 2,646 shares during the period. Bank of […]

Andra AP fonden Has $1.43 Million Holdings in Alphabet Inc (GOOGL)

Andra AP fonden trimmed its stake in Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) by 60.6% in the second quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 1,262 shares of the information services provider’s stock after selling 1,942 shares during the quarter. Andra AP fonden’s holdings in Alphabet were worth $1,425,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of […]

Delek US Holdings Inc (DK) Shares Bought by Athanor Capital LP

Athanor Capital LP lifted its holdings in shares of Delek US Holdings Inc (NYSE:DK) by 93.9% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 139,000 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after acquiring an additional 67,307 shares during the quarter. Delek US […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades CENT JAPAN RWY/ADR (CJPRY) to Sell

CENT JAPAN RWY/ADR (OTCMKTS:CJPRY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Central Japan Railway Company operates Tokaido Shinkansen, transportation artery linking metropolitan areas of Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka. The company also operates a network of conventional lines centered […]

Amalgamated Bank Sells 4,602 Shares of Walmart Inc (WMT)

Amalgamated Bank cut its holdings in Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) by 2.5% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 179,686 shares of the retailer’s stock after selling 4,602 shares during the period. Amalgamated Bank’s holdings in Walmart were worth $16,874,000 as of […]

184,434 Shares in CBRE Group Inc (CBRE) Acquired by Allianz Asset Management GmbH

Allianz Asset Management GmbH bought a new position in shares of CBRE Group Inc (NYSE:CBRE) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund bought 184,434 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $8,134,000. Allianz Asset Management GmbH owned approximately 0.05% of CBRE […]

Insider Buying: GVC Holdings PLC (GVC) Insider Acquires 14,759 Shares of Stock

GVC Holdings PLC (LON:GVC) insider Stephen Morana bought 14,759 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, December 13th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 675 ($8.82) per share, with a total value of £99,623.25 ($130,175.42). Shares of GVC stock opened at GBX 704 ($9.20) on Friday. GVC Holdings […]

Alliancebernstein L.P. Reduces Stake in Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM)

Alliancebernstein L.P. lessened its position in Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM) by 34.5% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 52,071 shares of the company’s stock after selling 27,405 shares during the period. Alliancebernstein L.P. owned approximately 0.23% of Sanderson Farms worth $5,383,000 at the […]

Fabrinet (FN) Receives $50.40 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

Shares of Fabrinet (NYSE:FN) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the seven brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price objective among brokers that have issued ratings […]

Zacks: First Financial Northwest, Inc. (FFNW) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of First Financial Northwest, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFNW) have received an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the two brokers that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation. Analysts have set a 12-month consensus target price of $17.50 for the […]

Dun & Bradstreet (DNB) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE:DNB) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Monday. According to Zacks, “Dun & Bradstreet continues to hold a dominant position in risk management, credit ratings, sales and marketing, e-business and supply-management solutions. The company's innovative product pipeline is […]

Goldman Sachs Group (GS) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. According to Zacks, “Shares of Goldman have underperformed the industry over the past three months. Yet, the company boasts an impressive earnings surprise history, surpassing the Zacks […]

Macquarie Reiterates Buy Rating for Apple (AAPL)

Macquarie reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) in a report issued on Monday morning. Macquarie currently has a $222.00 price objective on the iPhone maker’s stock. A number of other research firms also recently commented on AAPL. Wells Fargo & Co set a $210.00 price target on Apple and gave the stock […]

Intrexon Corp (XON) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Intrexon Corp (NYSE:XON) saw a significant drop in short interest in November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 30,058,763 shares, a drop of 5.5% from the November 15th total of 31,813,483 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,587,844 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 18.9 days. Currently, 43.9% of the […]

Quidel Co. (QDEL) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Shares of Quidel Co. (NASDAQ:QDEL) have been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the twelve brokerages that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have assigned a hold recommendation, five have assigned a buy recommendation and three have assigned a strong buy […]

Myomo Inc (MYO) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Myomo Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:MYO) was the target of a large drop in short interest during the month of November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 813,452 shares, a drop of 1.9% from the November 15th total of 829,262 shares. Currently, 7.9% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average daily […]

Tiffany & Co. (TIF) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) has received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the twenty-four brokerages that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Ten equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and fourteen have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month price target among analysts that have issued […]

FY2020 Earnings Forecast for CoreSite Realty Corp (COR) Issued By Jefferies Financial Group

CoreSite Realty Corp (NYSE:COR) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Financial Group increased their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of CoreSite Realty in a note issued to investors on Monday, December 10th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst J. Petersen now expects that the real estate investment trust will earn $5.95 per share for the […]

FY2020 Earnings Estimate for Home Depot Inc Issued By Gabelli (HD)

Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) – Gabelli raised their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Home Depot in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, December 10th. Gabelli analyst A. Lacayo now anticipates that the home improvement retailer will earn $10.35 per share for the year, up from their prior […]