The STAAR Surgical Company (STAA) Earning Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Report Shows

The STAAR Surgical Company (STAA) Earning Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Report Shows

STAA has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of STAAR Surgical Company from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 27th. Benchmark Co. reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $12.00 price objective (up from $10.00) on shares of STAAR Surgical Company in a research note on Friday, March 3rd. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $9.00 price objective on shares of STAAR Surgical Company in a research note on Friday,…

The Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) to Announce -$0.30 EPS

The Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) to Announce -$0.30 EPS

On average, analysts expect that Atwood Oceanics will report full-year earnings of ($0.66) per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($1.13) to ($0.12). For the next financial year, analysts forecast that the firm will post earnings of ($3.09) per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($4.00) to ($1.90). Zacks’ earnings per share calculations are an average based on a survey of research firms that follow Atwood Oceanics. Wall Street brokerages expect Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE:ATW) to report earnings per share (EPS) of ($0.30) for the…

The Cogent Communications Holdings (CCOI) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of -0.12

The Cogent Communications Holdings (CCOI) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of -0.12

These are some of the media headlines that may have effected Alpha One Sentiment Analysis’s scoring: News stories about Cogent Communications Holdings (NASDAQ:CCOI) have trended somewhat negative on Sunday, Alpha One reports. The research group, a subsidiary of Accern, scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cogent Communications Holdings earned a media sentiment score of…

The China Jo-Jo Drugstores (CJJD) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.24

The China Jo-Jo Drugstores (CJJD) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.24

Shares of China Jo-Jo Drugstores (NASDAQ:CJJD) traded up 2.4114% during trading on Friday, hitting $1.7922. The stock had a trading volume of 17,107 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $1.78 and its 200 day moving average price is $1.77. The stock has a market cap of $45.19 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 162.9273 and a beta of 0.53. China Jo-Jo Drugstores has a one year low of $1.53 and a one year high of $2.29. Media coverage about China Jo-Jo Drugstores (NASDAQ:CJJD) has been trending somewhat positive this…

The Chemours (CC) Earns Media Impact Score of 0.19

The Chemours (CC) Earns Media Impact Score of 0.19

These are some of the news articles that may have effected Alpha One Sentiment’s analysis: Media coverage about Chemours (NYSE:CC) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Alpha One Sentiment Analysis. The research firm, a unit of Accern, scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Chemours earned a media sentiment score of 0.19…

The Home Bancorp, Inc. (HBCP) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.57 Per Share

The Home Bancorp, Inc. (HBCP) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.57 Per Share

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Home Bancorp will report full year earnings of $2.38 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.37 to $2.40. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the business will post earnings of $2.56 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.55 to $2.57. Zacks Investment Research’s EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of analysts that cover Home Bancorp. Equities analysts expect Home Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBCP) to report earnings of $0.57 per share for the current fiscal…

The Analysts Anticipate Amarin Co. plc (AMRN) to Post -$0.07 Earnings Per Share

The Analysts Anticipate Amarin Co. plc (AMRN) to Post -$0.07 Earnings Per Share

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Amarin Co. plc will report full-year earnings of ($0.21) per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.29) to ($0.17). For the next financial year, analysts expect that the business will post earnings of $0.03 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.15) to $0.24. Zacks Investment Research’s EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that cover Amarin Co. plc. Wall Street analysts forecast that Amarin Co. plc (NASDAQ:AMRN) will report ($0.07) earnings per share (EPS)…

The Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Mizuho

The Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Mizuho

THC has been the topic of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research cut Tenet Healthcare Corp from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, March 9th. Jefferies Group LLC dropped their price objective on Tenet Healthcare Corp from $36.00 to $28.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, February 6th. Leerink Swann reaffirmed a “market perform” rating and set a $22.00 price objective on shares of Tenet Healthcare Corp in a research report on Tuesday, January…

The Hershey’s (HSY) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group AG

The Hershey’s (HSY) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group AG

A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Hershey from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 24th. Argus upgraded Hershey from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $125.00 price target for the company in a research note on Thursday, February 16th. Morgan Stanley lifted their price target on Hershey from $103.00 to $111.00 and gave the company an equal weight rating in a research note on Monday, February 27th….

The Duke Energy Corp (DUK) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC

The Duke Energy Corp (DUK) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC

A number of other brokerages have also commented on DUK. Credit Suisse Group AG started coverage on Duke Energy Corp in a report on Wednesday, January 25th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $81.00 price target for the company. Vetr lowered Duke Energy Corp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $79.70 price target for the company. in a report on Thursday, March 2nd. Citigroup Inc lowered Duke Energy Corp from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $69.00 price target for…