Latest Stocks: Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (ABG) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC

Latest Stocks: Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (ABG) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by stock analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a note issued to investors on Friday. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on ABG. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Asbury Automotive Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 9th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Asbury Automotive Group from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday. Three research analysts have rated the stock with…

Latest Stocks: XO Group Inc (XOXO) Rating Increased to Hold at ValuEngine

Latest Stocks: XO Group Inc (XOXO) Rating Increased to Hold at ValuEngine

XO Group Inc (NYSE:XOXO) was upgraded by research analysts at ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Friday. Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised XO Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 23rd. Aegis reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $21.00 price target (down previously from $22.00) on shares of XO Group in a research note on Tuesday, March 7th….

Latest Stocks: BAE Systems PLC (BAESY) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine

Latest Stocks: BAE Systems PLC (BAESY) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine

BAE Systems PLC (OTCMKTS:BAESY) was upgraded by equities research analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of BAE Systems PLC from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, March 27th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “hold” rating on shares of BAE Systems PLC in a research note on Saturday, February 25th. Two research analysts…

Latest Stocks: Alcoa Corp (AA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets

Latest Stocks: Alcoa Corp (AA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets

Alcoa Corp (NYSE:AA)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by analysts at BMO Capital Markets in a research report issued on Friday. They currently have a $45.00 price objective on the industrial products company’s stock. BMO Capital Markets’ price objective would suggest a potential upside of 35.05% from the stock’s current price. Several other analysts have also recently weighed in on AA. CLSA raised Alcoa Corp from a “sell” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report on Tuesday, February 14th. Citigroup Inc reissued a “buy” rating and set a…

Latest Stocks: Barclays PLC Reaffirms “Equal Weight” Rating for Barrick Gold Corp (ABX)

Latest Stocks: Barclays PLC Reaffirms “Equal Weight” Rating for Barrick Gold Corp (ABX)

Barclays PLC reiterated their equal weight rating on shares of Barrick Gold Corp (NYSE:ABX) (TSE:ABX) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. Barclays PLC currently has a $20.00 target price on the basic materials company’s stock, down from their previous target price of $22.00. A number of other analysts also recently weighed in on ABX. TD Securities restated a hold rating on shares of Barrick Gold Corp in a research note on Sunday, May 28th. BMO Capital Markets restated a buy rating on shares of Barrick Gold…

Latest Stocks: Investors Purchase High Volume of Put Options on Dollar Tree (DLTR)

Latest Stocks: Investors Purchase High Volume of Put Options on Dollar Tree (DLTR)

Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) was the target of unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Stock investors bought 8,347 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 366% compared to the typical daily volume of 1,791 put options. Dollar Tree (DLTR) opened at 79.28 on Tuesday. Dollar Tree has a 12-month low of $72.55 and a 12-month high of $99.93. The company has a 50-day moving average of $80.17 and a 200 day moving average of $79.46. The firm has a market cap of $18.76 billion, a price-to-earnings…

Latest Stocks: World Asset Management Inc Acquires 8,371 Shares of Marathon Oil Co. (MRO)

Latest Stocks: World Asset Management Inc Acquires 8,371 Shares of Marathon Oil Co. (MRO)

World Asset Management Inc increased its position in shares of Marathon Oil Co. (NYSE:MRO) by 9.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 101,272 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock after buying an additional 8,371 shares during the period. World Asset Management Inc’s holdings in Marathon Oil were worth $1,600,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the…

Latest Stocks: Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PGNX) Stake Decreased by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.

Latest Stocks: Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PGNX) Stake Decreased by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. reduced its position in shares of Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PGNX) by 27.6% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 27,424 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after selling 10,438 shares during the period. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.’s holdings in Progenics Pharmaceuticals were worth $237,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Two…

Latest Stocks: National CineMedia, Inc. (NCMI) Shares Bought by Teachers Advisors LLC

Latest Stocks: National CineMedia, Inc. (NCMI) Shares Bought by Teachers Advisors LLC

Teachers Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of National CineMedia, Inc. (NASDAQ:NCMI) by 17.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 115,373 shares of the business services provider’s stock after buying an additional 16,747 shares during the period. Teachers Advisors LLC owned approximately 0.19% of National CineMedia worth $1,699,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. First…

Latest Stocks: Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (AOSL) Shares Bought by Teachers Advisors LLC

Latest Stocks: Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (AOSL) Shares Bought by Teachers Advisors LLC

Teachers Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) by 64.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 82,992 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after buying an additional 32,673 shares during the period. Teachers Advisors LLC owned approximately 0.35% of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor worth $1,765,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of…

Latest Stocks: Teachers Advisors LLC Has $1.74 Million Position in The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG)

Latest Stocks: Teachers Advisors LLC Has $1.74 Million Position in The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG)

Teachers Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) by 1.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 78,280 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,320 shares during the period. Teachers Advisors LLC owned approximately 0.15% of The Ensign Group worth $1,739,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Copeland…

Latest Stocks: Matrix Service Co (MTRX) Stake Decreased by Capstone Asset Management Co.

Latest Stocks: Matrix Service Co (MTRX) Stake Decreased by Capstone Asset Management Co.

Capstone Asset Management Co. reduced its position in shares of Matrix Service Co (NASDAQ:MTRX) by 5.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 13,393 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 840 shares during the period. Capstone Asset Management Co. owned approximately 0.05% of Matrix Service worth $221,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock….

Latest Stocks: Altisource Residential Corp (RESI) Shares Sold by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.

Latest Stocks: Altisource Residential Corp (RESI) Shares Sold by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. reduced its position in shares of Altisource Residential Corp (NYSE:RESI) by 42.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 21,300 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 15,700 shares during the period. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.’s holdings in Altisource Residential Corp were worth $235,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of…

Latest Stocks: Capital Bank Financial Corp (CBF) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Latest Stocks: Capital Bank Financial Corp (CBF) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Capital Bank Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CBF) was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 665,061 shares, a drop of 66.4% from the April 28th total of 1,982,150 shares. Approximately 2.3% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,004,419 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.7 days. Shares of Capital Bank Financial Corp (CBF) opened at 37.40 on Tuesday. Capital Bank Financial Corp has a 12 month low…

Latest Stocks: Puma Biotechnology Inc (PBYI) Stake Reduced by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.

Latest Stocks: Puma Biotechnology Inc (PBYI) Stake Reduced by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. reduced its position in shares of Puma Biotechnology Inc (NYSE:PBYI) by 42.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 7,461 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 5,430 shares during the period. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.’s holdings in Puma Biotechnology were worth $229,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of PBYI. Hanseatic Management…

Latest Stocks: Teachers Advisors LLC Has $1.72 Million Position in Hyatt Hotels Co. (H)

Latest Stocks: Teachers Advisors LLC Has $1.72 Million Position in Hyatt Hotels Co. (H)

Teachers Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Hyatt Hotels Co. (NYSE:H) by 14.5% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 31,046 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 3,934 shares during the period. Teachers Advisors LLC’s holdings in Hyatt Hotels were worth $1,716,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of H. Balasa Dinverno & Foltz LLC…

Latest Stocks: -$0.02 EPS Expected for Express, Inc. (EXPR) This Quarter

Latest Stocks: -$0.02 EPS Expected for Express, Inc. (EXPR) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts expect Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) to announce earnings of ($0.02) per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Three analysts have issued estimates for Express’ earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.03) to ($0.02). Express posted earnings per share of $0.25 during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a negative year-over-year growth rate of 108%. The business is expected to report its next earnings results on Wednesday, May 24th. On average, analysts expect that Express will report full year earnings of $0.67 per share for the current…

Latest Stocks: Monster Beverage Co. (MNST) Given Outperform Rating at Royal Bank of Canada

Latest Stocks: Monster Beverage Co. (MNST) Given Outperform Rating at Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of Monster Beverage Co. (NASDAQ:MNST) in a research note released on Monday, May 15th, StockTargetPrices.com reports. Royal Bank of Canada currently has a $61.00 target price on the stock. A number of other research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Morgan Stanley restated an overweight rating and set a $58.00 price target on shares of Monster Beverage in a research note on Monday, May 15th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a buy rating and set a $63.00 price target…

Latest Stocks: Peoples Bancorp Inc. (PEBO) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $40.81 Million

Latest Stocks: Peoples Bancorp Inc. (PEBO) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $40.81 Million

Wall Street analysts predict that Peoples Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:PEBO) will report $40.81 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have made estimates for Peoples Bancorp’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $40.15 million to $41.6 million. Peoples Bancorp posted sales of $38.68 million in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year growth rate of 5.5%. The company is expected to announce its next earnings report on Tuesday, July 25th. On average, analysts expect that Peoples Bancorp will report full-year…

Latest Stocks: Loblaws Cos Ltd (LBLCF) Upgraded at BMO Capital Markets

Latest Stocks: Loblaws Cos Ltd (LBLCF) Upgraded at BMO Capital Markets

Loblaws Cos Ltd (NASDAQ:LBLCF) was upgraded by BMO Capital Markets from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report released on Monday, May 15th, StockTargetPrices.com reports. Loblaws Cos (NASDAQ LBLCF) opened at 57.15 on Monday. Loblaws Cos has a 1-year low of $48.02 and a 1-year high of $57.15. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $55.94 and its 200-day moving average price is $53.58. The stock has a market cap of $22.66 billion and a P/E ratio of 31.45. Receive News & Ratings for Loblaws Cos…

Latest Stocks: Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank Reduces Position in Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB)

Latest Stocks: Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank Reduces Position in Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB)

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank cut its stake in Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) by 31.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 187,559 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 87,580 shares during the period. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank’s holdings in Fifth Third Bancorp were worth $4,764,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Focused Wealth Management Inc acquired a new…

Latest Stocks: Nuance Communications Inc. (NUAN) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.19 Per Share

Latest Stocks: Nuance Communications Inc. (NUAN) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.19 Per Share

Wall Street analysts expect Nuance Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) to post $0.19 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have made estimates for Nuance Communications’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.18 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.20. Nuance Communications reported earnings of $0.23 per share during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a negative year over year growth rate of 17.4%. The business is expected to issue its next earnings report on Monday, August 14th. According to…

Latest Stocks: CNO Financial Group Inc. Maintains Position in Welltower Inc (HCN)

Latest Stocks: CNO Financial Group Inc. Maintains Position in Welltower Inc (HCN)

CNO Financial Group Inc. maintained its stake in shares of Welltower Inc (NYSE:HCN) during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 7,747 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock at the end of the first quarter. Welltower comprises about 0.1% of CNO Financial Group Inc.’s portfolio, making the stock its 14th largest position. CNO Financial Group Inc.’s holdings in Welltower were worth $549,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other hedge funds have also recently modified…

Latest Stocks: salesforce.com, inc. (CRM) Position Cut by Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank

Latest Stocks: salesforce.com, inc. (CRM) Position Cut by Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank lowered its position in salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) by 2.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 310,563 shares of the CRM provider’s stock after selling 8,178 shares during the period. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank’s holdings in salesforce.com, inc. were worth $25,618,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other large investors have also modified their holdings of CRM. APG Asset Management N.V. increased its stake in salesforce.com, inc. by 2.1% in…

Latest Stocks: MINDBODY Inc (MB) Lowered to “Sector Weight” at Pacific Crest

Latest Stocks: MINDBODY Inc (MB) Lowered to “Sector Weight” at Pacific Crest

MINDBODY Inc (NASDAQ:MB) was downgraded by stock analysts at Pacific Crest from an “overweight” rating to a “sector weight” rating in a research note issued on Monday, May 15th, StockTargetPrices.com reports. A number of other analysts have also weighed in on the stock. JMP Securities reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a $32.00 price target on shares of MINDBODY in a report on Monday, April 17th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of MINDBODY from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, February 7th. Roth Capital…

Latest Stocks: Zacks Investment Research Upgrades PolyOne Co. (POL) to Buy

Latest Stocks: Zacks Investment Research Upgrades PolyOne Co. (POL) to Buy

PolyOne Co. (NYSE:POL) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm currently has a $42.00 price objective on the specialty chemicals company’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price target indicates a potential upside of 9.69% from the stock’s current price. According to Zacks, “PolyOne Corporation is an international polymer services company with operations in thermoplastic compounds, specialty resins, specialty polymer formulations, engineered films, color and additive systems, elastomer compounding and thermoplastic resin distribution. PolyOne…

Latest Stocks: Hauck & Aufhaeuser Analysts Give Zalando SE (ZAL) a €50.00 Price Target

Latest Stocks: Hauck & Aufhaeuser Analysts Give Zalando SE (ZAL) a €50.00 Price Target

Hauck & Aufhaeuser set a €50.00 ($56.18) target price on Zalando SE (FRA:ZAL) in a report issued on Thursday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Baader Bank set a €48.00 ($53.93) target price on Zalando SE and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, June 1st. Credit Suisse Group AG set a €47.50 ($53.37) target price on Zalando SE and gave the stock a buy rating in a research…

Latest Stocks: Volkswagen AG (VOW3) PT Set at €154.00 by Independent Research GmbH

Latest Stocks: Volkswagen AG (VOW3) PT Set at €154.00 by Independent Research GmbH

Volkswagen AG (ETR:VOW3) has been given a €154.00 ($173.03) price target by equities researchers at Independent Research GmbH in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. The firm presently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently weighed in on VOW3. Citigroup Inc set a €188.00 ($211.24) target price on shares of Volkswagen AG and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, May 29th. Barclays PLC set a €174.00 ($195.51) target price on shares of Volkswagen…

Latest Stocks: JPMorgan Chase & Co. Analysts Give Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) a €6.50 Price Target

Latest Stocks: JPMorgan Chase & Co. Analysts Give Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) a €6.50 Price Target

JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a €6.50 ($7.30) price objective on Nokia Oyj (HEL:NOKIA) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on NOKIA. Kepler Capital Markets set a €5.70 ($6.40) target price on shares of Nokia Oyj and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, February 2nd. Morgan Stanley set a €5.00 ($5.62) target price on shares of Nokia Oyj and…

Latest Stocks: Adecoagro SA (AGRO) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine

Latest Stocks: Adecoagro SA (AGRO) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine

Adecoagro SA (NYSE:AGRO) was downgraded by stock analysts at ValuEngine from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Friday. Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Adecoagro SA from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 4th. Shares of Adecoagro SA (NYSE:AGRO) opened at 10.57 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $1.28 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 220.21 and a beta of 0.95. The company’s 50 day moving average is $11.24 and its 200 day moving…

Latest Stocks: ValuEngine Downgrades AerCap Holdings (AER) to Buy

Latest Stocks: ValuEngine Downgrades AerCap Holdings (AER) to Buy

AerCap Holdings (NYSE:AER) was downgraded by investment analysts at ValuEngine from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. A number of other equities analysts have also commented on the stock. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $56.00 price target on shares of AerCap Holdings in a report on Wednesday, May 24th. Citigroup Inc reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $57.00 price objective (up previously from $54.00) on shares of AerCap Holdings in a research note…

Latest Stocks: AutoNation, Inc. (AN) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine

Latest Stocks: AutoNation, Inc. (AN) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine

AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN) was downgraded by stock analysts at ValuEngine from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Friday. A number of other equities analysts have also weighed in on AN. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc initiated coverage on shares of AutoNation in a research note on Thursday, February 2nd. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $49.00 target price for the company. Evercore ISI lowered shares of AutoNation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, February 6th. Jefferies…

Latest Stocks: Allianz SE (ALV) PT Set at €218.00 by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Latest Stocks: Allianz SE (ALV) PT Set at €218.00 by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Allianz SE (FRA:ALV) received a €218.00 ($244.94) target price from research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a report issued on Friday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently commented on the stock. Commerzbank Ag set a €200.00 ($224.72) price objective on shares of Allianz SE and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 5th. Barclays PLC set a €159.00 ($178.65) price objective on shares of Allianz SE and gave the…

Latest Stocks: $469.82 Million in Sales Expected for Express, Inc. (EXPR) This Quarter

Latest Stocks: $469.82 Million in Sales Expected for Express, Inc. (EXPR) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect that Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) will report $469.82 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have made estimates for Express’ earnings, with estimates ranging from $466.55 million to $474 million. Express posted sales of $502.91 million in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a negative year over year growth rate of 6.6%. The business is scheduled to report its next earnings results on Wednesday, May 24th. On average, analysts expect that Express will report full year sales of…

Latest Stocks: Zacks: Brokerages Expect BIO-TECHNE Corp (TECH) to Announce $0.91 EPS

Latest Stocks: Zacks: Brokerages Expect BIO-TECHNE Corp (TECH) to Announce $0.91 EPS

Brokerages expect BIO-TECHNE Corp (NASDAQ:TECH) to report earnings of $0.91 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have issued estimates for BIO-TECHNE Corp’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.87 to $0.94. BIO-TECHNE Corp reported earnings per share of $0.87 during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year over year growth rate of 4.6%. The firm is expected to issue its next earnings results on Wednesday, August 16th. On average, analysts expect that BIO-TECHNE Corp will report full year earnings of…

Latest Stocks: $68.18 Million in Sales Expected for Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc. (PPBI) This Quarter

Latest Stocks: $68.18 Million in Sales Expected for Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc. (PPBI) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:PPBI) to report sales of $68.18 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have made estimates for Pacific Premier Bancorp’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $66.4 million and the highest is $69.4 million. Pacific Premier Bancorp reported sales of $42.01 million during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year-over-year growth rate of 62.3%. The company is scheduled to announce its next quarterly earnings report on Wednesday, July 19th. According to Zacks, analysts…

Latest Stocks: Brokerages Set Ford Motor Company (F) Target Price at $13.47

Latest Stocks: Brokerages Set Ford Motor Company (F) Target Price at $13.47

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty-four ratings firms that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, nine have issued a hold recommendation, eleven have assigned a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price objective among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $13.45. F has been the topic of a number of research analyst…

Latest Stocks: BlackRock (BLK) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

Latest Stocks: BlackRock (BLK) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

News headlines about BlackRock (NYSE:BLK) have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, AlphaOne Sentiment reports. The research firm, a division of Accern, ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. BlackRock earned a news impact score of 0.18 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave media stories about the asset manager an impact score of 86 out…

Latest Stocks: Positive Media Coverage Very Likely to Impact Craft Brew Alliance (BREW) Stock Price

Latest Stocks: Positive Media Coverage Very Likely to Impact Craft Brew Alliance (BREW) Stock Price

Media headlines about Craft Brew Alliance (NASDAQ:BREW) have trended positive recently, according to Alpha One. The research firm, a division of Accern, identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Craft Brew Alliance earned a news sentiment score of 0.35 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news headlines about the company an impact score…

Latest Stocks: Lumentum Holdings’ (LITE) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC

Latest Stocks: Lumentum Holdings’ (LITE) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC restated their buy rating on shares of Lumentum Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:LITE) in a research report report published on Monday, May 15th, StockTargetPrices.com reports. They currently have a $62.00 target price on the technology company’s stock. A number of other research analysts also recently commented on LITE. B. Riley reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $53.50 price objective on shares of Lumentum Holdings in a research note on Wednesday, February 8th. Barclays PLC increased their target price on shares of Lumentum Holdings from $32.00 to $35.00 and…