Latest Stocks: Zacks Investment Research Upgrades PDL BioPharma Inc (PDLI) to “Hold”

Latest Stocks: Zacks Investment Research Upgrades PDL BioPharma Inc (PDLI) to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of PDL BioPharma Inc (NASDAQ:PDLI) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Monday, May 15th. According to Zacks, “PDL BioPharma reported better than expected earnings in the first quarter of 2017 whereas revenue significantly decreased year over year. The company is focused on acquiring and managing income-generating assets. PDL BioPharma has royalty agreements with several companies, whereby it has royalty rights on product sales. We are positive on the company’s recent strategic shift, whereby it is making equity investments…

Latest Stocks: Semafo Inc. (SMF) Director Buys C$46,650.00 in Stock

Latest Stocks: Semafo Inc. (SMF) Director Buys C$46,650.00 in Stock

Semafo Inc. (TSE:SMF) Director Benoit Desormeaux purchased 15,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 12th. The stock was bought at an average cost of C$3.11 per share, for a total transaction of C$46,650.00. Benoit Desormeaux also recently made the following trade(s): Semafo Inc. (SMF) opened at 3.02 on Monday. The company has a market capitalization of $981.12 million and a P/E ratio of 62.92. The company has a 50-day moving average of $3.11 and a 200-day moving average of $4.04. Semafo Inc. has a…

Latest Stocks: Ruth’s Hospitality Group (RUTH) Getting Positive Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

Latest Stocks: Ruth’s Hospitality Group (RUTH) Getting Positive Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

News coverage about Ruth's Hospitality Group (NASDAQ:RUTH) has trended positive recently, Alpha One Sentiment reports. The research firm, a subsidiary of Accern, identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Ruth's Hospitality Group earned a coverage optimism score of 0.41 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave press coverage about the restaurant operator an impact score…

Latest Stocks: Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IBKR) Cut by Analyst

Latest Stocks: Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IBKR) Cut by Analyst

Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods restated a “buy” rating and issued a $41.00 target price on shares of Interactive Brokers Group in a report on Wednesday, April 12th. Wells Fargo & Co restated a “market perform” rating and issued a $37.00 target price on shares of Interactive Brokers Group in a report on Saturday, March 11th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Interactive Brokers Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday,…

Latest Stocks: Box Inc (BOX) Rating Increased to Overweight at Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group

Latest Stocks: Box Inc (BOX) Rating Increased to Overweight at Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group

Box Inc (NYSE:BOX) was upgraded by analysts at Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note issued on Thursday. The firm currently has a $23.00 price objective on the software maker’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $17.50. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 15.17% from the company’s previous close. Other analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. set a $21.00 price target on Box and gave the company…

Latest Stocks: Pacific Crest Reaffirms Overweight Rating for Box Inc (BOX)

Latest Stocks: Pacific Crest Reaffirms Overweight Rating for Box Inc (BOX)

Pacific Crest reiterated their overweight rating on shares of Box Inc (NYSE:BOX) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a $25.00 price target on the software maker’s stock. A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on BOX. FIG Partners reissued an outperform rating on shares of Box in a research note on Thursday, March 2nd. Drexel Hamilton upped their target price on shares of Box from $22.00 to $26.00 and gave the company a positive rating in a research note on…

Latest Stocks: Taglich Brothers Weighs in on Bridgeline Digital Inc’s FY2017 Earnings (BLIN)

Latest Stocks: Taglich Brothers Weighs in on Bridgeline Digital Inc’s FY2017 Earnings (BLIN)

Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut Bridgeline Digital from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 7th. Bridgeline Digital Inc (NASDAQ:BLIN) – Taglich Brothers boosted their FY2017 EPS estimates for Bridgeline Digital in a report released on Wednesday. Taglich Brothers analyst H. Halpern now anticipates that the software maker will post earnings per share of ($0.08) for the year, up from their prior forecast of ($0.09). Taglich Brothers also issued estimates for Bridgeline Digital’s Q4 2017 earnings at ($0.01) EPS. Shares of Bridgeline Digital…

Latest Stocks: BorgWarner’s (BWA) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG

Latest Stocks: BorgWarner’s (BWA) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG restated their buy rating on shares of BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) in a research report released on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a $54.00 target price on the auto parts company’s stock. Several other brokerages have also recently commented on BWA. BMO Capital Markets boosted their target price on shares of BorgWarner from $48.00 to $50.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research report on Monday, May 1st. TheStreet raised shares of BorgWarner from a c+ rating to a b rating in a report…

Latest Stocks: JPMorgan Chase & Co. Cuts Conagra Brands Inc (CAG) Price Target to $44.00

Latest Stocks: JPMorgan Chase & Co. Cuts Conagra Brands Inc (CAG) Price Target to $44.00

Conagra Brands Inc (NYSE:CAG) had its target price trimmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $45.00 to $44.00 in a research note published on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has an overweight rating on the stock. Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Conagra Brands from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Monday, May 22nd. Royal Bank of Canada lifted their target price on Conagra Brands from $42.00 to $45.00 and gave the company a buy rating in…

Latest Stocks: Cadence Bancorp (CADE) Earns Market Perform Rating from Analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Latest Stocks: Cadence Bancorp (CADE) Earns Market Perform Rating from Analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods started coverage on shares of Cadence Bancorp (NYSE:CADE) in a research report released on Wednesday. The brokerage issued a market perform rating and a $25.00 price objective on the stock. CADE has been the subject of several other research reports. Raymond James Financial, Inc. initiated coverage on shares of Cadence Bancorp in a research note on Monday, May 15th. They issued an outperform rating for the company. Goldman Sachs Group Inc initiated coverage on shares of Cadence Bancorp in a research note on Monday, May 8th….

Latest Stocks: Jefferies Group LLC Trims BT Group plc (BT) Target Price to GBX 280

Latest Stocks: Jefferies Group LLC Trims BT Group plc (BT) Target Price to GBX 280

BT Group plc (NYSE:BT) had its price target trimmed by Jefferies Group LLC from GBX 325 ($4.17) to GBX 280 ($3.60) in a research report released on Wednesday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the utilities provider’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently commented on BT. Berenberg Bank reduced their target price on BT Group plc from GBX 400 ($5.14) to GBX 343 ($4.41) and set a hold rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, May 5th. Goldman Sachs…

Latest Stocks: Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Latest Stocks: Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Thursday. The firm currently has a $58.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price target points to a potential upside of 10.33% from the company’s current price. According to Zacks, “Shares of Church & Dwight have outperformed the sector on a year-to-date basis. Estimates have also been rising over the past 30 days for 2017 and 2018 since the company reported better-than-expected first…

Latest Stocks: Bank of America Corp Boosts Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) Price Target to $80.00

Latest Stocks: Bank of America Corp Boosts Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) Price Target to $80.00

Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) had its price objective upped by Bank of America Corp from $78.00 to $80.00 in a research report report published on Wednesday. They currently have a buy rating on the stock. Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Barclays PLC set a $75.00 price objective on shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company and gave the stock a hold rating in a research note on Saturday, February 18th. B. Riley reiterated a neutral rating and issued a $74.00 price objective on shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company in…

Latest Stocks: Brokers Issue Forecasts for Casey’s General Stores Inc’s Q1 2018 Earnings (CASY)

Latest Stocks: Brokers Issue Forecasts for Casey’s General Stores Inc’s Q1 2018 Earnings (CASY)

Casey's General Stores (NASDAQ:CASY) last released its earnings results on Monday, March 6th. The company reported $0.58 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.32. The business had revenue of $1.77 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.81 billion. Casey's General Stores had a net margin of 2.98% and a return on equity of 18.75%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 13.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.97…

Latest Stocks: Boot Barn Holdings Inc (BOOT) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Latest Stocks: Boot Barn Holdings Inc (BOOT) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. operates as a lifestyle retail chain devoted to western and work-related footwear, apparel and accessories. The company’s products include boots, denim, western shirts, cowboy hats, belts and belt buckles, and western-style jewellery and accessories; and rugged footwear, outerwear, overalls, denims, and shirts, as well as safety-toe boots, and flame-resistant and high-visibility clothing. It sells its…

Latest Stocks: Canadian Western Bank (CWB) to Post FY2017 Earnings of $2.45 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts

Latest Stocks: Canadian Western Bank (CWB) to Post FY2017 Earnings of $2.45 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts

CWB has been the subject of a number of other reports. Barclays PLC reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a C$29.00 price target on shares of Canadian Western Bank in a research note on Thursday, April 27th. National Bank Financial reaffirmed a “sector perform” rating on shares of Canadian Western Bank in a research note on Monday, February 20th. Desjardins lifted their price target on shares of Canadian Western Bank from C$31.00 to C$32.00 in a research note on Friday, March 3rd. CIBC lifted their price target on shares of…

Latest Stocks: Jefferies Group LLC Analysts Give Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) a $67.00 Price Target

Latest Stocks: Jefferies Group LLC Analysts Give Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) a $67.00 Price Target

Jefferies Group LLC set a $67.00 price target on Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) in a research report released on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the oilfield services provider’s stock. A number of other analysts have also weighed in on BHI. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc upgraded Baker Hughes from a neutral rating to a positive rating and set a $71.00 target price for the company in a report on Thursday, February 9th. FBR & Co upped their target price on Baker Hughes from $62.00 to $65.00 and gave…

Latest Stocks: xG Technology Inc (XGTI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Roth Capital

Latest Stocks: xG Technology Inc (XGTI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Roth Capital

xG Technology Inc (NASDAQ:XGTI)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by stock analysts at Roth Capital in a research report issued on Thursday. They currently have a $3.50 price objective on the Wireless communications provider’s stock. Roth Capital’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 90.22% from the company’s current price. Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of xG Technology from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $1.75 target price for the company in a research note on Saturday, April 8th. An institutional investor recently…

Latest Stocks: HC Wainwright Initiates Coverage on ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc. (ZIOP)

Latest Stocks: HC Wainwright Initiates Coverage on ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc. (ZIOP)

HC Wainwright initiated coverage on shares of ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc. (NASDAQ:ZIOP) in a report released on Thursday. The brokerage set a “buy” rating and a $9.50 price target on the biotechnology company’s stock. HC Wainwright’s target price suggests a potential upside of 57.55% from the stock’s previous close. Several other research firms have also weighed in on ZIOP. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of ZIOPHARM Oncology from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 26th. Griffin Securities reiterated a “buy” rating and issued…

Latest Stocks: RPX Corp (RPXC) Stake Held by Teachers Advisors LLC

Latest Stocks: RPX Corp (RPXC) Stake Held by Teachers Advisors LLC

Teachers Advisors LLC continued to hold its position in shares of RPX Corp (NASDAQ:RPXC) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 95,302 shares of the business services provider’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC owned about 0.20% of RPX Corp worth $1,029,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of RPXC. Norges Bank bought…

Latest Stocks: Westell Technologies Inc. (WSTL) Lifted to “Sell” at ValuEngine

Latest Stocks: Westell Technologies Inc. (WSTL) Lifted to “Sell” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Westell Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:WSTL) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised Westell Technologies from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating and set a $1.00 target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, February 14th. Shares of Westell Technologies (NASDAQ:WSTL) opened at 0.74 on Wednesday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $0.67 and its 200-day moving average is $0.65. Westell Technologies has a one year low of $0.44…

Latest Stocks: Jefferies Group LLC Trims Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) Target Price to $80.00

Latest Stocks: Jefferies Group LLC Trims Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) Target Price to $80.00

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) had its price objective trimmed by Jefferies Group LLC from $95.00 to $80.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the pharmacy operator’s stock. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Guggenheim reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $100.00 price target on shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance in a research note on Thursday, April 6th. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $92.00 price target on shares…

Latest Stocks: Teachers Advisors LLC Boosts Stake in Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN)

Latest Stocks: Teachers Advisors LLC Boosts Stake in Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN)

Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its stake in Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (NYSE:BVN) by 29.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 88,622 shares of the mining company’s stock after buying an additional 20,300 shares during the period. Teachers Advisors LLC’s holdings in Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA were worth $1,000,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of BVN….

Latest Stocks: Seaport Global Securities Equities Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for RBC Bearings Incorporated (ROLL)

Latest Stocks: Seaport Global Securities Equities Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for RBC Bearings Incorporated (ROLL)

Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of RBC Bearings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $113.00 price target for the company in a report on Friday. RBC Bearings Incorporated (NASDAQ:ROLL) – Equities research analysts at Seaport Global Securities increased their Q1 2018 EPS estimates for shares of RBC Bearings in a report released on Wednesday. Seaport Global Securities analyst W. Liptak now forecasts that the industrial products company will post earnings of $0.81 per share for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $0.76….

Latest Stocks: pSivida Corp. (PSDV) Earns “Outperform” Rating from FBR & Co

Latest Stocks: pSivida Corp. (PSDV) Earns “Outperform” Rating from FBR & Co

FBR & Co reissued their outperform rating on shares of pSivida Corp. (NASDAQ:PSDV) in a research report sent to investors on Monday, May 15th. FBR & Co currently has a $7.00 price target on the stock. pSivida Corp. (PSDV) opened at 2.25 on Monday. pSivida Corp. has a one year low of $1.50 and a one year high of $4.25. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $1.96 and a 200-day moving average of $1.82. The stock’s market capitalization is $88.35 million. A number of hedge funds have recently…

Latest Stocks: Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB Increases Stake in Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX)

Latest Stocks: Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB Increases Stake in Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX)

Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB increased its position in shares of Quest Diagnostics Inc (NYSE:DGX) by 18.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 29,079 shares of the medical research company’s stock after buying an additional 4,591 shares during the period. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB’s holdings in Quest Diagnostics were worth $2,855,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Trust Co. of Vermont boosted its position in…

Latest Stocks: South32 Ltd (S32) Given “Buy” Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

Latest Stocks: South32 Ltd (S32) Given “Buy” Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

South32 Ltd (LON:S32)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a research note issued to investors on Monday, May 15th. They presently have a GBX 225 ($2.89) target price on the stock. Jefferies Group LLC’s price target points to a potential upside of 49.01% from the company’s previous close. Several other research analysts also recently commented on S32. BNP Paribas reissued a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 177 ($2.27) target price on shares of South32 in a research note on Friday, February 17th….

Latest Stocks: Ingersoll-Rand PLC (IR) Stake Raised by Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB

Latest Stocks: Ingersoll-Rand PLC (IR) Stake Raised by Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB

Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB increased its position in shares of Ingersoll-Rand PLC (NYSE:IR) by 18.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 62,185 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after buying an additional 9,705 shares during the period. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB’s holdings in Ingersoll-Rand PLC were worth $5,057,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Comerica Bank raised its stake in…

Latest Stocks: Henderson Group PLC Buys 1,000 Shares of Devon Energy Corp (DVN)

Latest Stocks: Henderson Group PLC Buys 1,000 Shares of Devon Energy Corp (DVN)

Henderson Group PLC boosted its stake in Devon Energy Corp (NYSE:DVN) by 1.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 62,469 shares of the energy company’s stock after buying an additional 1,000 shares during the period. Henderson Group PLC’s holdings in Devon Energy Corp were worth $2,607,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. boosted its position in shares…

Latest Stocks: Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. (HVT) Insider Richard Dewey Gallagher Sells 1,963 Shares

Latest Stocks: Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. (HVT) Insider Richard Dewey Gallagher Sells 1,963 Shares

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. (NYSE:HVT) insider Richard Dewey Gallagher sold 1,963 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $25.47, for a total transaction of $49,997.61. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 24,938 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $635,170.86. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. (NYSE HVT) opened at 24.45 on Monday. The firm has a…

Latest Stocks: Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc. (RUTH) Director Sells $63,600.00 in Stock

Latest Stocks: Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc. (RUTH) Director Sells $63,600.00 in Stock

Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:RUTH) Director Carla Cooper sold 3,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.20, for a total transaction of $63,600.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 36,048 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $764,217.60. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc. (NASDAQ RUTH) opened at 22.35 on Monday. The firm has a market…

Latest Stocks: Triton International Limited (TRTN) Receives “Outperform” Rating from Cowen and Company

Latest Stocks: Triton International Limited (TRTN) Receives “Outperform” Rating from Cowen and Company

Triton International Limited (NASDAQ:TRTN)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reissued by analysts at Cowen and Company in a research note issued to investors on Monday, May 15th. They presently have a $40.00 target price on the stock. Cowen and Company’s price target points to a potential upside of 34.63% from the company’s previous close. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research cut Triton International Limited from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 18th. Keefe, Bruyette &…

Latest Stocks: Premier Oil PLC (PMO) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

Latest Stocks: Premier Oil PLC (PMO) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

Premier Oil PLC (LON:PMO)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by analysts at Peel Hunt in a research note issued to investors on Monday, May 15th. They presently have a GBX 90 ($1.16) target price on the oil producer’s stock. Peel Hunt’s price target points to a potential upside of 63.64% from the company’s previous close. Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on PMO. Barclays PLC restated an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 100 ($1.28) price target on shares of Premier Oil PLC in a…

Latest Stocks: Fifth Street Finance Corp. (FSC) Stock Rating Lowered by Deutsche Bank AG

Latest Stocks: Fifth Street Finance Corp. (FSC) Stock Rating Lowered by Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG cut shares of Fifth Street Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:FSC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday, May 15th. Deutsche Bank AG currently has $4.75 price target on the credit services provider’s stock, down from their prior price target of $5.50. Several other research analysts also recently commented on FSC. Barclays PLC set a $5.00 target price on Fifth Street Finance Corp. and gave the stock a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 14th. Zacks Investment…

Latest Stocks: Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG

Latest Stocks: Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG

Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE:SCHW)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG in a research note issued to investors on Monday, May 15th. They presently have a $45.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock, up from their previous target price of $44.00. Deutsche Bank AG’s price target points to a potential upside of 15.53% from the company’s previous close. A number of other research analysts also recently commented on the company. Jefferies Group LLC boosted their price target on Charles Schwab Corp from $47.00…

Latest Stocks: RH (RH) Rating Reiterated by Bank of America Corp

Latest Stocks: RH (RH) Rating Reiterated by Bank of America Corp

Bank of America Corp reissued their buy rating on shares of RH (NYSE:RH) in a research report sent to investors on Monday, May 15th. Bank of America Corp currently has a $64.00 price target on the stock, up from their prior price target of $48.00. A number of other research analysts also recently commented on the company. Deutsche Bank AG boosted their price target on RH from $40.00 to $50.00 and gave the company a hold rating in a research note on Friday, May 12th. Wolfe Research boosted their target…

Latest Stocks: Williams Companies Inc (WMB) Stake Boosted by Pictet Asset Management Ltd.

Latest Stocks: Williams Companies Inc (WMB) Stake Boosted by Pictet Asset Management Ltd.

Pictet Asset Management Ltd. increased its position in shares of Williams Companies Inc (NYSE:WMB) by 29.3% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 465,297 shares of the pipeline company’s stock after buying an additional 105,415 shares during the period. Pictet Asset Management Ltd. owned 0.06% of Williams Companies worth $13,768,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB boosted its position in…

Latest Stocks: Eastern Co (EML) Sets New 1-Year High After Insider Buying Activity

Latest Stocks: Eastern Co (EML) Sets New 1-Year High After Insider Buying Activity

Shares of Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Wednesday following insider buying activity. The company traded as high as $29.45 and last traded at $29.45, with a volume of 20,667 shares. The stock had previously closed at $29.15. Specifically, CEO August M. Vlak bought 5,000 shares of Eastern stock in a transaction dated Friday, May 19th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $25.90 per share, with a total value of $129,500.00. Following the acquisition, the chief executive officer now directly owns 5,000…

Latest Stocks: Costco Wholesale Co. (COST) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $28.62 Billion

Latest Stocks: Costco Wholesale Co. (COST) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $28.62 Billion

Wall Street analysts expect that Costco Wholesale Co. (NASDAQ:COST) will report $28.62 billion in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Seven analysts have made estimates for Costco Wholesale’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $28.44 billion and the highest is $28.87 billion. Costco Wholesale posted sales of $26.77 billion in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year growth rate of 6.9%. The firm is scheduled to announce its next quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, May 25th. According to Zacks,…