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AvalonBay Communities (AVB) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance

AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.16-2.22 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.22. Shares of NYSE AVB traded up $1.17 during trading on Thursday, reaching $162.96. 411,840 shares of […]

Cobalt 27 Capital (KBLT) Sets New 12-Month Low at $11.55

Cobalt 27 Capital (CVE:KBLT) shares hit a new 52-week low during trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as C$11.55 and last traded at C$11.53, with a volume of 9496 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at C$11.65. A number of research analysts recently commented on KBLT shares. BMO Capital Markets […]

Cullen/Frost Bankers (CFR) Posts Earnings Results

Cullen/Frost Bankers (NYSE:CFR) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The bank reported $1.61 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.49 by $0.12, MarketWatch Earnings reports. Cullen/Frost Bankers had a net margin of 29.62% and a return on equity of 11.78%. The company had revenue of $321.20 million for the quarter, compared […]

Carpenter Technology (CRS) Posts Earnings Results

Carpenter Technology (NYSE:CRS) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The basic materials company reported $0.60 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.58 by $0.02, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Carpenter Technology had a net margin of 8.30% and a return on equity of 7.94%. The company had revenue of $572.20 million for the […]

Weingarten Realty (WRI) Upgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Weingarten Realty (NYSE:WRI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Weingarten Realty Investors is focused on delivering solid returns to shareholders by actively developing, acquiring, and intensively managing properties in twenty one states that span the southern portion […]

Lufthansa (DLAKY) Rating Reiterated by DZ Bank

Lufthansa (OTCMKTS:DLAKY)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by DZ Bank in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Lufthansa from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 20th. UBS […]

Monetha (MTH) Tops One Day Volume of $1.52 Million

Monetha (CURRENCY:MTH) traded up 7.1% against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 14:00 PM ET on April 26th. In the last week, Monetha has traded 9.4% higher against the US dollar. Monetha has a total market cap of $26.32 million and approximately $1.52 million worth of Monetha was traded on exchanges in […]

Avidbank (AVBH) Posts Earnings Results

Avidbank (OTCMKTS:AVBH) announced its earnings results on Wednesday. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The business had revenue of $9.29 million during the quarter. Avidbank had a net margin of 16.04% and a return on equity of 9.21%. Shares of Avidbank stock traded down $0.35 during mid-day […]

American Electric Power (AEP) Issues Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.02 EPS

American Electric Power (NYSE:AEP) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The utilities provider reported $0.96 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.98 by ($0.02), Bloomberg Earnings reports. American Electric Power had a net margin of 12.39% and a return on equity of 10.05%. The business had revenue of $4 billion during […]

UDG Healthcare (UDG) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

UDG Healthcare (LON:UDG) has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the eight brokerages that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have issued a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year […]

Investar (ISTR) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

Investar (NASDAQ:ISTR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The financial services provider reported $0.40 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.01, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Investar had a net margin of 14.35% and a return on equity of 6.14%. The business had revenue of $14.93 million during the quarter, compared […]

Contrasting Quotient (QTNT) and The Competition

Quotient (NASDAQ: QTNT) is one of 25 public companies in the “Diagnostic substances” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Quotient to related companies based on the strength of its risk, dividends, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability and institutional ownership. Analyst Ratings This is a breakdown of current recommendations for […]

Dollar General (DG) Given a $122.00 Price Target at Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley set a $122.00 price objective on Dollar General (NYSE:DG) in a research report released on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other analysts also recently issued reports on DG. Buckingham Research reaffirmed a neutral rating and issued a $98.00 price objective (up previously from $93.00) on […]

American Railcar Industries (ARII) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of American Railcar Industries (NASDAQ:ARII) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Wednesday. The firm currently has $42.00 target price on the transportation company’s stock. According to Zacks, “American Railcar Industries, Inc. is a leading North American manufacturer of covered hopper and tank railcars. […]

Asbury Automotive Group (ABG) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

Asbury Automotive Group (NYSE:ABG) announced its earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported $1.93 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.83 by $0.10, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Asbury Automotive Group had a net margin of 2.23% and a return on equity of 40.15%. The company had revenue of $1.61 billion […]

Consol Energy (CEIX) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Consol Energy (NYSE:CEIX) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “CONSOL Energy Inc. is a producer and exporter of high-Btu bituminous thermal and crossover metallurgical coal. It owns and operates productive longwall mining operations primarily in the […]

Brokerages Expect Townsquare Media (TSQ) to Post -$0.10 Earnings Per Share

Analysts predict that Townsquare Media (NYSE:TSQ) will post earnings of ($0.10) per share for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have provided estimates for Townsquare Media’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is ($0.06) and the lowest is ($0.15). Townsquare Media posted earnings per share of ($0.16) during the same quarter last year, […]

BunnyCoin (BUN) Price Hits $0.0001 on Exchanges

BunnyCoin (CURRENCY:BUN) traded up 82.4% against the dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 12:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. BunnyCoin has a total market cap of $6.15 million and $2,453.00 worth of BunnyCoin was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. Over the last week, BunnyCoin has traded up 29.1% against the […]

Merck & Co. (MRK) Receives “Hold” Rating from Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reissued their hold rating on shares of Merck & Co. (NYSE:MRK) in a report issued on Wednesday morning. MRK has been the topic of several other research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Merck & Co. from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $66.00 price objective on the […]

Contrasting Riverview Bancorp (RVSB) and BankUnited (BKU)

Riverview Bancorp (NASDAQ: RVSB) and BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations and earnings. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Riverview Bancorp and BankUnited’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation. […]

$130.07 Million in Sales Expected for HMS Holdings (HMSY) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages forecast that HMS Holdings (NASDAQ:HMSY) will announce $130.07 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have made estimates for HMS’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $129.00 million and the highest estimate coming in at $131.40 million. HMS posted sales of $114.50 million […]

Brighthouse Financial (BHF) Now Covered by Analysts at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on shares of Brighthouse Financial (NASDAQ:BHF) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday, MarketBeat.com reports. The firm issued an underperform rating and a $44.00 target price on the stock. BHF has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Brighthouse […]

MetLife (MET) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on shares of MetLife (NYSE:MET) in a report published on Wednesday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm issued an outperform rating and a $67.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. MET has been the subject of several other reports. Morgan Stanley decreased their price target on shares of MetLife […]

PetSmart (PETM) Bond Prices Rise 0.6%

An issue of PetSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PETM) debt rose 0.6% against its face value during trading on Tuesday. The high-yield debt issue has a 7.125% coupon and is set to mature on March 15, 2023. The debt is now trading at $58.81 and was trading at $58.50 last week. Price changes in a company’s debt in […]

Sandy Spring Bank (SASR) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Sandy Spring Bank (NASDAQ:SASR) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “SANDY SPRING is a bank holding company for Sandy Spring National Bank of Maryland. The bank is community oriented, and conducts a full-service commercial banking business through community […]