The Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at SunTrust Banks, Inc.

The Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at SunTrust Banks, Inc.

VZ has been the topic of several other research reports. Evercore ISI started coverage on shares of Verizon Communications in a research note on Monday, January 30th. They set a “hold” rating and a $53.00 price objective on the stock. Vetr downgraded shares of Verizon Communications from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $51.51 price objective on the stock. in a research note on Monday, March 20th. Raymond James Financial, Inc. reaffirmed a “market perform” rating on shares of Verizon Communications in a research note on…

The Harvey Investment Co. LLC Cuts Stake in IDEX Co. (IEX)

The Harvey Investment Co. LLC Cuts Stake in IDEX Co. (IEX)

Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Creative Planning raised its stake in shares of IDEX by 60.9% in the third quarter. Creative Planning now owns 1,326 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $124,000 after buying an additional 502 shares during the period. US Bancorp DE raised its stake in shares of IDEX by 7.1% in the third quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 1,864 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $174,000 after buying an additional 123 shares during…

The Stock Yards Bancorp Inc (SYBT) Stake Lowered by Harvey Investment Co. LLC

The Stock Yards Bancorp Inc (SYBT) Stake Lowered by Harvey Investment Co. LLC

Other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its stake in shares of Stock Yards Bancorp by 0.3% in the third quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 22,935 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $756,000 after buying an additional 63 shares during the period. Schroder Investment Management Group increased its stake in shares of Stock Yards Bancorp by 8.8% in the third quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 4,249 shares of the bank’s stock valued…

The AZZ Inc (AZZ) Shares Sold by Harvey Investment Co. LLC

The AZZ Inc (AZZ) Shares Sold by Harvey Investment Co. LLC

A number of other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in AZZ. BlackRock Fund Advisors boosted its position in shares of AZZ by 7.6% in the third quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 1,760,065 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $114,879,000 after buying an additional 124,351 shares during the period. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans boosted its position in shares of AZZ by 70.1% in the fourth quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 618,950 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $39,551,000 after buying…

The Harvey Investment Co. LLC Maintains Stake in Versum Materials Inc (VSM)

The Harvey Investment Co. LLC Maintains Stake in Versum Materials Inc (VSM)

Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. High Point Bank & Trust Co. bought a new stake in Versum Materials during the fourth quarter valued at about $100,000. Capital Guardian Trust Co. bought a new stake in Versum Materials during the fourth quarter valued at about $121,000. Elkfork Partners LLC bought a new stake in Versum Materials during the fourth quarter valued at about $129,000. Hall Laurie J Trustee bought a new stake in Versum Materials during the fourth quarter valued at about $134,000. Finally,…

The Moon Capital Management LLC Lowers Stake in Alleghany Co. (Y)

The Moon Capital Management LLC Lowers Stake in Alleghany Co. (Y)

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of Y. PGGM Investments increased its position in Alleghany by 4.7% in the third quarter. PGGM Investments now owns 13,454 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $7,064,000 after buying an additional 603 shares during the period. Oakbrook Investments LLC increased its position in shares of Alleghany by 3.3% in the third quarter. Oakbrook Investments LLC now owns 1,550 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $814,000 after buying an additional 50 shares during the…

The Perrigo Company plc (PRGO) Position Boosted by Moon Capital Management LLC

The Perrigo Company plc (PRGO) Position Boosted by Moon Capital Management LLC

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Johnson Financial Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Perrigo Company plc by 32.7% in the fourth quarter. Johnson Financial Group Inc. now owns 1,535 shares of the company’s stock worth $128,000 after buying an additional 378 shares during the last quarter. Hall Laurie J Trustee bought a new position in shares of Perrigo Company plc during the fourth quarter worth about $159,000. Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc. bought a new position in…

The Liberty Global plc – Class C (LBTYK) Stake Increased by Moon Capital Management LLC

The Liberty Global plc – Class C (LBTYK) Stake Increased by Moon Capital Management LLC

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. increased its position in Liberty Global plc – Class C by 48.0% in the third quarter. Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. now owns 3,400 shares of the company’s stock worth $112,000 after buying an additional 1,102 shares during the period. Hall Kathryn A. purchased a new position in Liberty Global plc – Class C during the third quarter worth $201,000. Ray Gerald L & Associates…

The Moon Capital Management LLC Has $4.591 Million Position in AGCO Co. (AGCO)

The Moon Capital Management LLC Has $4.591 Million Position in AGCO Co. (AGCO)

Other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Tyers Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in AGCO during the fourth quarter valued at $113,000. Fortaleza Asset Management Inc. purchased a new stake in AGCO during the fourth quarter valued at $128,000. Elkfork Partners LLC purchased a new stake in AGCO during the fourth quarter valued at $155,000. Financial Architects Inc boosted its stake in AGCO by 579.5% in the third quarter. Financial Architects Inc now owns 2,990 shares of the industrial products company’s stock…

The Auris Medical Holding AG (EARS) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

The Auris Medical Holding AG (EARS) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Several equities analysts have weighed in on EARS shares. Needham & Company LLC cut their target price on Auris Medical Holding AG from $5.00 to $4.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, March 14th. Roth Capital started coverage on Auris Medical Holding AG in a report on Thursday, April 13th. They set a “buy” rating and a $4.50 target price on the stock. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered Auris Medical Holding AG from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report…