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iShares Russell 1000 ETF (IWB) Shares Bought by IFP Advisors Inc

IFP Advisors Inc grew its position in iShares Russell 1000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWB) by 4.6% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 7,984 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 353 shares during the period. IFP Advisors Inc’s holdings in […]

IFP Advisors Inc Sells 993 Shares of TJX Companies Inc (TJX)

IFP Advisors Inc lowered its stake in TJX Companies Inc (NYSE:TJX) by 7.6% in the second quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 12,089 shares of the apparel and home fashions retailer’s stock after selling 993 shares during the quarter. IFP Advisors Inc’s holdings in TJX Companies were worth $1,151,000 as of its most recent […]

Front Barnett Associates LLC Purchases New Holdings in iShares Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (IGSB)

Front Barnett Associates LLC purchased a new stake in iShares Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:IGSB) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm purchased 16,493 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,710,000. Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to […]

First Long Island Investors LLC Grows Position in UNILEVER N.V. Common Stock (UL)

First Long Island Investors LLC increased its position in shares of UNILEVER N.V. Common Stock (NYSE:UL) by 45.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 226,886 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 70,617 shares during the […]

Front Barnett Associates LLC Has $11.83 Million Holdings in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEM)

Front Barnett Associates LLC trimmed its stake in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEM) by 0.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 273,122 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,170 shares during the period. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets […]

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. Buys New Holdings in Colony Capital Inc (CLNY)

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. bought a new position in shares of Colony Capital Inc (NYSE:CLNY) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund bought 299,700 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $1,870,000. A number of other institutional investors and hedge […]

Diamondback Energy Inc (FANG) Stake Lifted by Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd.

Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. grew its holdings in Diamondback Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FANG) by 8.6% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 13,170 shares of the oil and natural gas company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,044 shares during the quarter. Nomura Asset […]

Head to Head Survey: ARRIS International (ARRS) and Ubiquiti Networks (UBNT)

ARRIS International (NASDAQ: UBNT) and Ubiquiti Networks (NASDAQ:UBNT) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, valuation, profitability and earnings. Profitability This table compares ARRIS International and Ubiquiti Networks’ net margins, return […]

China Automotive Systems (CAAS) & Icahn Enterprises LP Common Stock (IEP) Head to Head Survey

China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ: IEP) and Icahn Enterprises LP Common Stock (NASDAQ:IEP) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings and analyst recommendations. Institutional & Insider Ownership 6.0% of China Automotive Systems shares are […]

Credit Suisse Group Analysts Give Basf (BAS) a €105.00 Price Target

Basf (ETR:BAS) received a €105.00 ($119.32) price objective from stock analysts at Credit Suisse Group in a report released on Monday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the basic materials company’s stock. Credit Suisse Group’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 31.74% from the stock’s current price. A number of other equities […]

Swiss Re (SREN) PT Set at CHF 83 by UBS Group

Swiss Re (VTX:SREN) has been given a CHF 83 price objective by analysts at UBS Group in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. The firm currently has a “sell” rating on the stock. UBS Group’s price target would indicate a potential downside of 14.54% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Comparing DDR (DDR) & HCP (HCP)

DDR (NYSE: HCP) and HCP (NYSE:HCP) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for DDR and HCP, as […]

Financial Survey: Alphabet Inc Class C (GOOG) vs. The Rubicon Project (RUBI)

Alphabet Inc Class C (NYSE: RUBI) and The Rubicon Project (NYSE:RUBI) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and risk. Profitability This table compares Alphabet Inc Class C and The […]

Brokerages Anticipate Boston Private Financial Hldg Inc (BPFH) Will Announce Earnings of $0.23 Per Share

Analysts predict that Boston Private Financial Hldg Inc (NASDAQ:BPFH) will post $0.23 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have provided estimates for Boston Private Financial’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.21 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.24. Boston Private Financial posted earnings per […]

Sprott Physical Silver Trust (PSLV) Holdings Trimmed by Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. trimmed its position in Sprott Physical Silver Trust (NYSEARCA:PSLV) by 31.0% during the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 331,925 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 149,173 shares during the period. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Sprott Physical Silver Trust were […]

New Age Beverages (NBEV) Price Target Cut to $3.00 by Analysts at Maxim Group

New Age Beverages (NASDAQ:NBEV) had its price objective reduced by Maxim Group from $5.00 to $3.00 in a report published on Thursday morning. Maxim Group currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other brokerages also recently commented on NBEV. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of New Age Beverages from a hold rating to […]

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT) PT Raised to $22.50

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (NYSE:SKT) had its target price lifted by Citigroup from $21.00 to $22.50 in a report released on Thursday morning. They currently have a neutral rating on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Tanger Factory Outlet […]

Twitter (TWTR) Price Target Raised to $33.00 at Deutsche Bank

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) had its price target increased by Deutsche Bank from $32.00 to $33.00 in a research note released on Thursday. They currently have a hold rating on the social networking company’s stock. TWTR has been the subject of several other research reports. Royal Bank of Canada reduced their price objective on shares of Twitter […]

Estate Counselors LLC Buys Shares of 41,050 Vanguard Short-Term Crprte Bnd Idx Fd (VCSH)

Estate Counselors LLC bought a new position in Vanguard Short-Term Crprte Bnd Idx Fd (BMV:VCSH) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor bought 41,050 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,206,000. Other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. GWM […]

EXACT Sciences Co. (EXAS) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.39 Per Share

Wall Street analysts expect EXACT Sciences Co. (NASDAQ:EXAS) to post ($0.39) earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Five analysts have made estimates for EXACT Sciences’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.46) and the highest estimate coming in at ($0.30). EXACT Sciences reported earnings of ($0.23) per […]

iShares Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF (IJH) Stake Raised by FDx Advisors Inc.

FDx Advisors Inc. grew its holdings in shares of iShares Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:IJH) by 17.0% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 331,533 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 48,250 shares during the […]

FDx Advisors Inc. Invests $23.30 Million in iShares Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (IGSB)

FDx Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of iShares Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:IGSB) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 224,642 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $23,295,000. iShares Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF accounts for about 0.8% of FDx Advisors […]

Walmart (WMT) Rating Reiterated by Wells Fargo & Co

Wells Fargo & Co reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of Walmart (NYSE:WMT) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. They currently have a $95.00 price target on the retailer’s stock. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Royal Bank of Canada dropped their price target on Walmart to $168.00 […]

Citigroup Increases Brixmor Property Group (BRX) Price Target to $18.00

Brixmor Property Group (NYSE:BRX) had its target price increased by Citigroup from $16.50 to $18.00 in a research report released on Thursday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the real estate investment trust’s stock. A number of other brokerages also recently commented on BRX. ValuEngine upgraded Brixmor Property Group from a sell rating […]

Hanesbrands (HBI) Price Target Lowered to $26.00 at Buckingham Research

Hanesbrands (NYSE:HBI) had its price target trimmed by Buckingham Research from $28.00 to $26.00 in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the textile maker’s stock. HBI has been the topic of a number of other research reports. B. Riley set a $30.00 target price on […]