The Loeb Partners Corp Acquires Shares of 10,000 SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI)

The Loeb Partners Corp Acquires Shares of 10,000 SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI)

Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in STI. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. raised its position in SunTrust Banks by 1.8% in the first quarter. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. now owns 235,977 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $13,050,000 after buying an additional 4,237 shares during the last quarter. Diversified Trust Co raised its position in SunTrust Banks by 4.6% in the first quarter. Diversified Trust Co now owns 104,161 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $5,760,000 after buying an additional…

The Hollencrest Securities LLC Continues to Hold Stake in KKR & Co. L.P. (KKR)

The Hollencrest Securities LLC Continues to Hold Stake in KKR & Co. L.P. (KKR)

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of KKR. Linscomb & Williams Inc. raised its position in KKR & Co. L.P. by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. Linscomb & Williams Inc. now owns 16,072 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $247,000 after buying an additional 55 shares during the period. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI raised its position in KKR & Co. L.P. by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI now owns 34,904 shares of the asset manager’s stock worth $537,000…

The CBS Co. (CBS) Position Boosted by Hollencrest Securities LLC

The CBS Co. (CBS) Position Boosted by Hollencrest Securities LLC

Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Parkwood LLC acquired a new position in shares of CBS during the third quarter valued at about $275,000. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC raised its position in shares of CBS by 6.2% in the third quarter. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC now owns 82,967 shares of the media conglomerate’s stock valued at $4,542,000 after buying an additional 4,857 shares during the last quarter. HL Financial Services LLC raised its position in shares of CBS by 22.9% in the third quarter. HL…

The Williams Companies Inc (WMB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

The Williams Companies Inc (WMB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

A number of research analysts have weighed in on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada reduced their price target on shares of Williams Companies from $39.00 to $33.00 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, January 11th. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $34.00 price target on shares of Williams Companies in a research report on Friday, March 31st. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Williams Companies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report…

The Zacks: Metro AG (MTTRY) Receives Average Rating of “Strong Buy” from Brokerages

The Zacks: Metro AG (MTTRY) Receives Average Rating of “Strong Buy” from Brokerages

Zacks has also given Metro AG an industry rank of 255 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies. Shares of Metro AG (NASDAQ:MTTRY) have received an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Metro AG (NASDAQ:MTTRY) traded down 1.747% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $6.185. The stock had a trading volume of 9,614 shares. Metro AG has a 1-year low…

The Dena Co Ltd (DNACF) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Strong Buy” from Brokerages

The Dena Co Ltd (DNACF) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Strong Buy” from Brokerages

Zacks has also given Dena Co an industry rank of 148 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies. Dena Co Ltd (NASDAQ:DNACF) has been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy rating. Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Dena Co from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 11th. Shares of Dena Co…

The Intersect ENT Inc (XENT) Short Interest Up 11.0% in March

The Intersect ENT Inc (XENT) Short Interest Up 11.0% in March

Shares of Intersect ENT (NASDAQ:XENT) traded down 1.96% during trading on Friday, reaching $17.55. The company had a trading volume of 275,677 shares. The company’s market cap is $503.28 million. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $16.18 and a 200-day moving average of $13.77. Intersect ENT has a 12-month low of $7.65 and a 12-month high of $20.64. Intersect ENT Inc (NASDAQ:XENT) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 803,837 shares, an increase of…

The Analysts Set Asanko Gold Inc (AKG) Target Price at $5.06

The Analysts Set Asanko Gold Inc (AKG) Target Price at $5.06

Several research analysts have commented on AKG shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Asanko Gold from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, December 27th. Canaccord Genuity lowered shares of Asanko Gold from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, February 7th. Finally, Raymond James Financial, Inc. upgraded shares of Asanko Gold from an “outperform” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 5th. Asanko Gold Inc (NYSEMKT:AKG) (TSE:AKG) has received an average rating of “Buy”…

The Ultratech, Inc. (UTEK) Given “Neutral” Rating at B. Riley

The Ultratech, Inc. (UTEK) Given “Neutral” Rating at B. Riley

Several other analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Ultratech from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $32.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Thursday, February 9th. Benchmark Co. cut Ultratech from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $28.64 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Friday, February 3rd. Ultratech, Inc. (NASDAQ:UTEK)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating restated by analysts at B. Riley in a report released on Friday….

The Whitbread plc (WTB) Receives “Buy” Rating from Deutsche Bank AG

The Whitbread plc (WTB) Receives “Buy” Rating from Deutsche Bank AG

Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on WTB. Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 5,000 ($62.93) target price on shares of Whitbread plc in a report on Wednesday. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 4,200 ($52.86) target price on shares of Whitbread plc in a report on Friday, January 13th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 3,939 ($49.58) target price on shares of Whitbread plc in a report on Monday, February 20th. JPMorgan Chase &…