The Gravitas Financial Inc (GFI) Downgraded by Royal Bank of Canada to Underperform

The Gravitas Financial Inc (GFI) Downgraded by Royal Bank of Canada to Underperform

Separately, Scotiabank reaffirmed a “sector perform” rating and set a C$4.35 price objective on shares of Gravitas Financial in a research note on Thursday, March 30th. Gravitas Financial Inc (TSE:GFI) was downgraded by equities researchers at Royal Bank of Canada from a “sector perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a report released on Monday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. About Gravitas Financial Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) is a gold mining company. The Company is a producer of gold and a holder of gold reserves. The Company is involved in underground and…

The ADTRAN, Inc. (ADTN) Receives Buy Rating from MKM Partners

The ADTRAN, Inc. (ADTN) Receives Buy Rating from MKM Partners

Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on ADTN. Jefferies Group LLC boosted their price objective on shares of ADTRAN from $17.50 to $20.50 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 19th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of ADTRAN from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $26.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Monday, January 23rd. Argus upgraded shares of ADTRAN from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $25.00…

The Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Wedbush

The Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Wedbush

Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Stifel Nicolaus upped their price target on shares of Intuitive Surgical from $800.00 to $850.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 19th. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $870.00 price target (up previously from $800.00) on shares of Intuitive Surgical in a research note on Wednesday, April 19th. Barclays PLC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $830.00 price target (up previously from $800.00) on shares of Intuitive…

The Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (LYV) Given Buy Rating at Macquarie

The Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (LYV) Given Buy Rating at Macquarie

The analysts wrote, “We raise our target to US$37 based on 14x our ’19E FCF/sh. This implies a 12x EBITDA multiple, conservative given its dominance in live events and resilience against technology changes. Impact Near-term opportunities include concert growth and increased onsite per fan spend: According to Billboard, the top 100 world tours last year grossed a record of ~US$5bn (Figs. 1-3). So far, the number of concerts booked is up 9%. Growth in this segment is the cornerstone for success, as management monetizes ~26k concerts and 70m+ attendees p.a….

The QCR Holdings’ (QCRH) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Maxim Group

The QCR Holdings’ (QCRH) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Maxim Group

Separately, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $46.00 price target on shares of QCR Holdings in a research note on Monday, April 10th. QCR Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCRH)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Maxim Group in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. They currently have a $50.00 price target on the bank’s stock. Maxim Group’s price objective points to a potential upside of 8.81% from the stock’s current price. Shares of QCR Holdings (NASDAQ:QCRH) traded up…

The Foster & Motley Inc. Purchases New Position in Foot Locker, Inc. (FL)

The Foster & Motley Inc. Purchases New Position in Foot Locker, Inc. (FL)

A number of other large investors have also modified their holdings of FL. APG Asset Management N.V. raised its position in shares of Foot Locker by 2.5% in the third quarter. APG Asset Management N.V. now owns 1,695,157 shares of the textile maker’s stock worth $114,796,000 after buying an additional 41,100 shares during the last quarter. Capital One National Association purchased a new position in shares of Foot Locker during the third quarter worth $207,000. World Asset Management Inc raised its position in shares of Foot Locker by 1.6% in…

The American Capital Management Inc. Has $30.537 Million Stake in Fortinet Inc (FTNT)

The American Capital Management Inc. Has $30.537 Million Stake in Fortinet Inc (FTNT)

Several other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Global Thematic Partners LLC increased its position in shares of Fortinet by 8.8% in the first quarter. Global Thematic Partners LLC now owns 1,257,671 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $48,231,000 after buying an additional 101,631 shares during the period. Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its position in shares of Fortinet by 85.6% in the first quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 452,408 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $17,350,000 after buying an additional 208,677 shares during…

The Berkshire Hathaway Inc Declares Ownership of 10.4% Stake in Liberty Sirius XM Group (LSXMA)

The Berkshire Hathaway Inc 				 			 Declares Ownership of 10.4% Stake in Liberty Sirius XM Group (LSXMA)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc recently revealed that they own 10.4% of Liberty Sirius XM Group (NASDAQ:LSXMA) in a Form 13G/A disclosure that was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday, April 24th. The investor owns 10,683,800 shares of the stock worth approximately $435,792,202. The reporting parties listed on the disclosure included Warren E Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway Inc, National Indemnity Company, National Fire & Marine Insurance Company, GEICO Corporation, Government Employees Insurance Company, GEICO Indemnity Company, GEICO Advantage Insurance Company, Berkshire Hathaway Consolidated Pension Plan, GEICO Corporation Pension Plan…

The Cyren (CYRN) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.09

The Cyren (CYRN) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.09

Cyren (NASDAQ:CYRN) remained flat at $2.00 during trading on Monday. 4,373 shares of the stock traded hands. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $2.02 and its 200 day moving average price is $2.10. Cyren has a 52-week low of $1.63 and a 52-week high of $2.60. The stock’s market cap is $78.33 million. News stories about Cyren (NASDAQ:CYRN) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis. The research group, a subsidiary of Accern, rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog…

The Profire Energy (PFIE) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Study Finds

The Profire Energy (PFIE) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Study Finds

Here are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Alpha One Sentiment Analysis’s analysis: Media headlines about Profire Energy (NASDAQ:PFIE) have been trending positive on Monday, AlphaOne reports. AlphaOne, a subsidiary of Accern, ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Profire Energy earned a news impact score of 0.27 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned news stories…