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II-VI (NASDAQ:IIVI) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at DA Davidson

II-VI (NASDAQ:IIVI) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at DA Davidson

Research analysts at DA Davidson initiated coverage on shares of II-VI (NASDAQ:IIVI) in a research note issued on Tuesday, October 23rd, The Fly reports. The brokerage set a “buy” rating on the scientific and technical... 
BP’s (NYSE:BP) “Overweight” Rating Reaffirmed at Piper Jaffray Companies

BP’s (NYSE:BP) “Overweight” Rating Reaffirmed at Piper Jaffray Companies

Piper Jaffray Companies reissued their overweight rating on shares of BP (NYSE:BP) in a report published on Tuesday, October 23rd, MarketBeat.com reports. Piper Jaffray Companies also issued estimates for BP’s Q3 2018 earnings... 
Gentex (GNTX) Price Target Raised to $20.00

Gentex (GNTX) Price Target Raised to $20.00

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) had its price target lifted by Robert W. Baird from $19.00 to $20.00 in a report issued on Monday, October 22nd. The brokerage presently has a “neutral” rating on the auto parts company’s stock.... 
Canadian Solar (CSIQ) Downgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Canadian Solar (CSIQ) Downgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) was downgraded by research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating in a report issued on Monday, October 22nd, MarketBeat reports.... 
AptarGroup, Inc. (ATR) Forecasted to Post Q4 2018 Earnings of $0.83 Per Share

AptarGroup, Inc. (ATR) Forecasted to Post Q4 2018 Earnings of $0.83 Per Share

AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR) – Investment analysts at William Blair lifted their Q4 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of AptarGroup in a research report issued on Wednesday, October 17th, Zacks Investment Research... 
Head to Head Survey: Teekay (TK) & Seacor (NYSE:CKH)

Head to Head Survey: Teekay (TK) & Seacor (NYSE:CKH)

Teekay (NYSE:TK) and Seacor (NYSE:CKH) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations,... 
Papa John’s Int’l (PZZA) versus J Alexanders (NYSE:JAX) Financial Review

Papa John’s Int’l (PZZA) versus J Alexanders (NYSE:JAX) Financial Review

J Alexanders (NYSE:JAX) and Papa John’s Int’l (NASDAQ:PZZA) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation,... 
CIBC Boosts Osisko Mining (OSK) Price Target to C$3.50

CIBC Boosts Osisko Mining (OSK) Price Target to C$3.50

Osisko Mining (TSE:OSK) had its price target hoisted by CIBC from C$2.50 to C$3.50 in a report issued on Tuesday, October 23rd. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on OSK. National Bank Financial... 
Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN)

Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN)

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of BioMarin Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ: BMRN) recently: 10/23/2018 – BioMarin Pharmaceutical had its price target raised by analysts at Canaccord Genuity... 
Recent Research Analysts’ Ratings Updates for IDEX (IEX)

Recent Research Analysts’ Ratings Updates for IDEX (IEX)

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of IDEX (NYSE: IEX) recently: 10/16/2018 – IDEX was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell”... 
Fluor Co. (NEW) (FLR) – Investment Analysts’ Recent Ratings Changes

Fluor Co. (NEW) (FLR) – Investment Analysts’ Recent Ratings Changes

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of Fluor Co. (NEW) (NYSE: FLR) recently: 10/18/2018 – Fluor Co. (NEW) was upgraded by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc from a “neutral”... 
$0.32 EPS Expected for Univar Inc (UNVR) This Quarter

$0.32 EPS Expected for Univar Inc (UNVR) This Quarter

Brokerages expect that Univar Inc (NYSE:UNVR) will report earnings per share of $0.32 for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have provided estimates for Univar’s earnings, with the highest... 
Green Plains Partners LP (GPP) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $27.12 Million

Green Plains Partners LP (GPP) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $27.12 Million

Equities research analysts expect that Green Plains Partners LP (NASDAQ:GPP) will report sales of $27.12 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have issued estimates for Green Plains... 
Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for Carlisle Companies, Inc.’s Q4 2018 Earnings (CSL)

Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for Carlisle Companies, Inc.’s Q4 2018 Earnings (CSL)

Carlisle Companies, Inc. (NYSE:CSL) – Analysts at B. Riley decreased their Q4 2018 earnings estimates for Carlisle Companies in a research note issued on Friday, October 19th, according to Zacks Investment Research. B. Riley... 
Boenning Scattergood Reiterates Buy Rating for CNB Financial (NASDAQ:CCNE)

Boenning Scattergood Reiterates Buy Rating for CNB Financial (NASDAQ:CCNE)

Boenning Scattergood reiterated their buy rating on shares of CNB Financial (NASDAQ:CCNE) in a report issued on Monday, October 22nd. Boenning Scattergood also issued estimates for CNB Financial’s Q4 2018 earnings at $0.62 EPS,... 
Reviewing Lipocine (LPCN) & Edge Therapeutics (NASDAQ:EDGE)

Reviewing Lipocine (LPCN) & Edge Therapeutics (NASDAQ:EDGE)

Lipocine (NASDAQ:LPCN) and Edge Therapeutics (NASDAQ:EDGE) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings,... 
Reviewing Leap Therapeutics (LPTX) & Innoviva (NASDAQ:INVA)

Reviewing Leap Therapeutics (LPTX) & Innoviva (NASDAQ:INVA)

Leap Therapeutics (NASDAQ:LPTX) and Innoviva (NASDAQ:INVA) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings,... 
Brokers Set Expectations for RLI Corp.’s FY2018 Earnings (RLI)

Brokers Set Expectations for RLI Corp.’s FY2018 Earnings (RLI)

RLI Corp. (NYSE:RLI) – Stock analysts at William Blair reduced their FY2018 EPS estimates for RLI in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, October 18th, Zacks Investment Research reports. William Blair analyst... 
Evercore ISI Lowers UDR (UDR) to Underperform

Evercore ISI Lowers UDR (UDR) to Underperform

Evercore ISI downgraded shares of UDR (NYSE:UDR) from an in-line rating to an underperform rating in a research note issued to investors on Sunday, October 21st, Marketbeat.com reports. Several other brokerages have also issued reports... 
MGIC Investment (NYSE:MTG) Earns Hold Rating from Royal Bank of Canada

MGIC Investment (NYSE:MTG) Earns Hold Rating from Royal Bank of Canada

MGIC Investment (NYSE:MTG)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada in a report issued on Sunday, October 21st. They presently have a $14.00 target price on the insurance provider’s... 
Mercadolibre (MELI) Upgraded at ValuEngine

Mercadolibre (MELI) Upgraded at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Mercadolibre (NASDAQ:MELI) from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a report issued on Monday, October 22nd. MELI has been the subject of several other reports. Barclays upped their price objective... 
Gartner’s (IT) Buy Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets

Gartner’s (IT) Buy Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets reissued their buy rating on shares of Gartner (NYSE:IT) in a report issued on Sunday, October 21st. The brokerage currently has a $174.00 price objective on the information technology services provider’s... 
SSR Mining’s (SSRM) Buy Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity

SSR Mining’s (SSRM) Buy Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity reissued their buy rating on shares of SSR Mining (NASDAQ:SSRM) (TSE:SSO) in a report issued on Sunday, October 21st. SSRM has been the subject of several other reports. ValuEngine upgraded shares of SSR Mining from... 
Critical Survey: KB Financial Group (KB) and ANZ (ANZBY)

Critical Survey: KB Financial Group (KB) and ANZ (ANZBY)

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) and ANZ (OTCMKTS:ANZBY) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, earnings, valuation,... 
LCI Industries (LCII) versus Autoliv (ALV) Financial Analysis

LCI Industries (LCII) versus Autoliv (ALV) Financial Analysis

Autoliv (NYSE:ALV) and LCI Industries (NYSE:LCII) are both auto/tires/trucks companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, earnings, valuation,... 
BidaskClub Lowers Sohu.com (NASDAQ:SOHU) to Sell

BidaskClub Lowers Sohu.com (NASDAQ:SOHU) to Sell

BidaskClub lowered shares of Sohu.com (NASDAQ:SOHU) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Sunday, October 21st. Separately, ValuEngine lowered shares of Sohu.com from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research... 
Adobe’s (ADBE) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Rosenblatt Securities

Adobe’s (ADBE) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Rosenblatt Securities

Adobe (NASDAQ:ADBE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by analysts at Rosenblatt Securities in a research note issued on Sunday, October 21st. They currently have a $280.00 target price on the software company’s... 
FORTESCUE METAL/S (OTCMKTS:FSUGY) & Its Rivals Financial Review

FORTESCUE METAL/S (OTCMKTS:FSUGY) & Its Rivals Financial Review

FORTESCUE METAL/S (OTCMKTS: FSUGY) is one of 50 public companies in the “Metal mining” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare FORTESCUE METAL/S to related businesses based on the strength of its... 
Energizer (NYSE:ENR) Raised to Buy at ValuEngine

Energizer (NYSE:ENR) Raised to Buy at ValuEngine

Energizer (NYSE:ENR) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Monday, October 22nd. ENR has been the subject of several other reports. Jefferies... 
Iamgold’s (NYSE:IAG) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity

Iamgold’s (NYSE:IAG) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity

Iamgold (NYSE:IAG) (TSE:IMG)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a research note issued on Sunday, October 21st. IAG has been the subject of several other reports. Zacks Investment... 
Cytokinetics (CYTK) Downgraded by BidaskClub

Cytokinetics (CYTK) Downgraded by BidaskClub

Cytokinetics (NASDAQ:CYTK) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Sunday, October 21st. CYTK has been the subject of several other reports.... 
Head-To-Head Analysis: Weibo (WB) & Snap (SNAP)

Head-To-Head Analysis: Weibo (WB) & Snap (SNAP)

Snap (NYSE:SNAP) and Weibo (NASDAQ:WB) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, institutional ownership,... 
Contrasting Energy Transfer (ET) and Its Competitors

Contrasting Energy Transfer (ET) and Its Competitors

Energy Transfer (NYSE: ET) is one of 35 publicly-traded companies in the “Natural gas transmission” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Energy Transfer to similar companies based on the strength... 
H&R Real Estate Investment Trust (HR.UN) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

H&R Real Estate Investment Trust (HR.UN) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

H&R Real Estate Investment Trust (TSE:HR.UN) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the eight ratings firms that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Three investment analysts have... 
Reviewing PING AN INS GRP/S (PNGAY) & Hallmark Financial Services (HALL)

Reviewing PING AN INS GRP/S (PNGAY) & Hallmark Financial Services (HALL)

PING AN INS GRP/S (OTCMKTS:PNGAY) and Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends,... 
Domino’s Pizza Group (LON:DOM) Receives Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

Domino’s Pizza Group (LON:DOM) Receives Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reiterated their buy rating on shares of Domino’s Pizza Group (LON:DOM) in a report released on Tuesday, October 23rd. A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Liberum Capital reissued... 
Plus500’s (LON:PLUS) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Plus500’s (LON:PLUS) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reiterated their buy rating on shares of Plus500 (LON:PLUS) in a report released on Tuesday, October 23rd. Separately, Berenberg Bank increased their target price on shares of Plus500 from GBX 1,880 ($24.57) to GBX... 
Travis Perkins (LON:TPK) Receives Hold Rating from Shore Capital

Travis Perkins (LON:TPK) Receives Hold Rating from Shore Capital

Travis Perkins (LON:TPK)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Shore Capital in a research report issued on Tuesday, October 23rd. A number of other research analysts also recently... 
First Busey (BUSE) Downgraded by BidaskClub to “Sell”

First Busey (BUSE) Downgraded by BidaskClub to “Sell”

BidaskClub lowered shares of First Busey (NASDAQ:BUSE) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Tuesday, October 23rd. A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research... 
McBride (LON:MCB) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

McBride (LON:MCB) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reiterated their buy rating on shares of McBride (LON:MCB) in a report released on Tuesday, October 23rd. A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group raised... 
Reviewing Balchem (NASDAQ:BCPC) and The Competition

Reviewing Balchem (NASDAQ:BCPC) and The Competition

Balchem (NASDAQ: BCPC) is one of 25 public companies in the “Chemicals & allied products” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Balchem to related companies based on the strength... 
First Financial (NASDAQ:THFF) Downgraded to “Sell” at ValuEngine

First Financial (NASDAQ:THFF) Downgraded to “Sell” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine downgraded shares of First Financial (NASDAQ:THFF) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday, October 22nd. Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on... 
Eli Lilly And Co (LLY) Shares Sold by Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.

Eli Lilly And Co (LLY) Shares Sold by Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.

Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. decreased its holdings in Eli Lilly And Co (NYSE:LLY) by 0.3% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange... 
Reviewing DNB ASA/S (DNHBY) & KBC Grp NV/ADR (OTCMKTS:KBCSY)

Reviewing DNB ASA/S (DNHBY) & KBC Grp NV/ADR (OTCMKTS:KBCSY)

KBC Grp NV/ADR (OTCMKTS:KBCSY) and DNB ASA/S (OTCMKTS:DNHBY) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations,... 
Q3 2018 EPS Estimates for Invesco Ltd. Cut by William Blair (IVZ)

Q3 2018 EPS Estimates for Invesco Ltd. Cut by William Blair (IVZ)

Invesco Ltd. (NYSE:IVZ) – William Blair dropped their Q3 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Invesco in a note issued to investors on Thursday, October 18th, Zacks Investment Research reports. William Blair analyst... 
First Midwest Bancorp (NASDAQ:FMBI) vs. Hope Bancorp (HOPE) Critical Analysis

First Midwest Bancorp (NASDAQ:FMBI) vs. Hope Bancorp (HOPE) Critical Analysis

Hope Bancorp (NASDAQ:HOPE) and First Midwest Bancorp (NASDAQ:FMBI) are both finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations,... 
Reviewing CEMIG (CIG) & CENTRICA PLC/S (CPYYY)

Reviewing CEMIG (CIG) & CENTRICA PLC/S (CPYYY)

CEMIG (NYSE:CIG) and CENTRICA PLC/S (OTCMKTS:CPYYY) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings,... 
BigSur Wealth Management LLC Takes Position in Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT)

BigSur Wealth Management LLC Takes Position in Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT)

BigSur Wealth Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT) during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm bought 4,260 shares of the medical... 
BB&T Corp Trims Position in IPG Photonics Co. (NASDAQ:IPGP)

BB&T Corp Trims Position in IPG Photonics Co. (NASDAQ:IPGP)

BB&T Corp lowered its stake in IPG Photonics Co. (NASDAQ:IPGP) by 3.5% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 9,735... 
Health Insurance Innovations Inc (NASDAQ:HIIQ) Shares Sold by BlackRock Inc.

Health Insurance Innovations Inc (NASDAQ:HIIQ) Shares Sold by BlackRock Inc.

BlackRock Inc. lowered its stake in Health Insurance Innovations Inc (NASDAQ:HIIQ) by 4.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor...