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Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the twenty-one ratings firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have issued a hold recommendation and ten have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $26.93. Several research firms have issued reports on MOS. Stifel Nicolaus dropped their... 
 

Arts-Way Manufacturing (NASDAQ:ARTW) Lowered to “Hold” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine cut shares of Arts-Way Manufacturing (NASDAQ:ARTW) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday, ValuEngine reports. ARTW opened at $1.94 on Friday. Arts-Way Manufacturing has a 1-year low of $1.75 and a 1-year high of $3.81. The company has a current ratio of 1.94, a quick ratio of 0.45 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.20. The company has a market cap of $8.34 million, a P/E ratio of -3.08 and a beta of 0.85. The company has a fifty day moving average price of $1.81 and a two-hundred day moving... 
 

DASAN Zhone Solutions (NASDAQ:DZSI) Upgraded by ValuEngine to “Buy”

ValuEngine upgraded shares of DASAN Zhone Solutions (NASDAQ:DZSI) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Saturday morning, ValuEngine reports. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the company. Northland Securities reiterated a buy rating and issued a $15.50 target price on shares of DASAN Zhone Solutions in a research note on Wednesday, November 13th. Craig Hallum set a $16.00 target price on DASAN Zhone Solutions and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 8th.... 
 

Southern (NYSE:SO) Earns “Buy” Rating from Royal Bank of Canada

Southern (NYSE:SO)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada in a note issued to investors on Sunday, AnalystRatings.com reports. They presently have a $67.00 target price on the utilities provider’s stock. Royal Bank of Canada’s target price would suggest a potential downside of 0.39% from the stock’s current price. Several other research analysts have also issued reports on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased their price target on shares of Southern from $63.00 to... 
 

Akebia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AKBA) Rating Lowered to Sell at ValuEngine

ValuEngine downgraded shares of Akebia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AKBA) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Saturday, ValuEngine reports. Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Needham & Company LLC decreased their target price on Akebia Therapeutics from $18.00 to $15.00 and set a buy rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 14th. Zacks Investment Research raised Akebia Therapeutics from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report... 
 

Barclays (NYSE:BCS) Upgraded by ValuEngine to Sell

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Barclays (NYSE:BCS) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday morning, ValuEngine reports. Several other analysts have also issued reports on the stock. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods upgraded shares of Barclays from a market perform rating to an outperform rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 22nd. UBS Group reiterated a buy rating on shares of Barclays in a research report on Tuesday, October 15th. BNP Paribas upgraded shares of Barclays from a neutral rating... 
 

Magna International (NYSE:MGA) Given a $60.00 Price Target by Raymond James Analysts

Magna International (NYSE:MGA) (TSE:MG) has been given a $60.00 price target by stock analysts at Raymond James in a report issued on Sunday, BayStreet.CA reports. The firm presently has a “market perform” rating on the stock. Raymond James’ target price suggests a potential upside of 9.41% from the stock’s previous close. Raymond James also issued estimates for Magna International’s Q1 2020 earnings at $1.74 EPS, Q2 2020 earnings at $1.70 EPS, Q3 2020 earnings at $1.51 EPS, Q4 2020 earnings at $1.63 EPS, FY2020 earnings... 
 

Qudian (NYSE:QD) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Needham & Company LLC

Qudian (NYSE:QD)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities research analysts at Needham & Company LLC in a report issued on Sunday, AnalystRatings.com reports. Other research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Macquarie cut shares of Qudian from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating and set a $4.00 price objective for the company. in a report on Wednesday, November 20th. Nomura reduced their price objective on shares of Qudian from $10.00 to $6.51 and set a... 
 

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reiterates “Buy” Rating for bluebird bio (NASDAQ:BLUE)

bluebird bio (NASDAQ:BLUE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities researchers at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research note issued on Sunday, AnalystRatings.com reports. A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on BLUE. Morgan Stanley set a $100.00 price target on shares of bluebird bio and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, November 1st. Wells Fargo & Co dropped their price target on shares of bluebird bio from $242.00 to $160.00 and set an “overweight”... 
 

Capstar Financial (CSTR) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Capstar Financial (NASDAQ:CSTR) will announce its earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, January 23rd. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.33 per share for the quarter. Investors that are interested in registering for the company’s conference call can do so using this link. Capstar Financial (NASDAQ:CSTR) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October 25th. The bank reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.02. Capstar... 
 

Varex Imaging (NASDAQ:VREX) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Buy

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Varex Imaging (NASDAQ:VREX) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Friday morning, BidAskClub reports. Several other research analysts have also commented on the stock. Oppenheimer began coverage on shares of Varex Imaging in a research note on Tuesday, October 22nd. They set an outperform rating and a $40.00 price objective for the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Varex Imaging from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Saturday, November 16th. Finally,... 
 

XOMA (NASDAQ:XOMA) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of XOMA (NASDAQ:XOMA) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Friday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “XOMA Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development, and manufacturing of therapeutic antibodies to treat autoimmune, infectious, inflammatory, and oncological diseases. The company’s flagship product is gevokizumab, a humanized antibody to interleukin-1ß with potential for the treatment of the inflammatory cause of multiple... 
 

Talend (NASDAQ:TLND) Raised to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Talend (NASDAQ:TLND) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has $45.00 price target on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Talend SA is a provider of big data and cloud integration solutions. Its commercial products are Data Fabric, Big Data Integration, Real-Time Big Data, Data Preparation, Data Integration, Cloud Integration, Data Quality, Application Integration, Master Data Management... 
 

Goldman Sachs Group Lowers Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) Price Target to $135.00

Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) had its price objective decreased by Goldman Sachs Group from $140.00 to $135.00 in a research report released on Friday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Goldman Sachs Group currently has a buy rating on the restaurant operator’s stock. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. BTIG Research reiterated a buy rating and issued a $103.00 target price on shares of Wingstop in a research note on Friday. Wedbush upgraded shares of Wingstop from a neutral rating to an outperform rating and... 
 

Vanda Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:VNDA) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vanda Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:VNDA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has $17.00 price target on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of clinical-stage product candidates for central nervous system disorders. It is developing important new medicines to improve the lives of patients. It... 
 

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Titan Medical (NASDAQ:TMDI) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Titan Medical (NASDAQ:TMDI) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Titan Medical Inc. is focused on the design and development of a robotic surgical system for application in minimally invasive surgery. The Company’s SPORT Surgical System includes a surgeon-controlled robotic platform which incorporates a 3D high-definition vision system and multi-articulating instruments for performing MIS procedures... 
 

Trans World Entertainment (NASDAQ:TWMC) Upgraded at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Trans World Entertainment (NASDAQ:TWMC) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Saturday morning, ValuEngine reports. Shares of TWMC stock opened at $2.36 on Friday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $2.46 and its 200-day moving average price is $2.50. Trans World Entertainment has a twelve month low of $1.68 and a twelve month high of $20.00. The company has a current ratio of 1.45, a quick ratio of 0.17 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.65. The stock has a market cap of $4.30... 
 

XOMA (NASDAQ:XOMA) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of XOMA (NASDAQ:XOMA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. They currently have $27.00 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “XOMA Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development, and manufacturing of therapeutic antibodies to treat autoimmune, infectious, inflammatory, and oncological diseases. The company’s flagship product is gevokizumab, a humanized antibody to interleukin-1ß... 
 

Unity Bancorp (NASDAQ:UNTY) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Unity Bancorp (NASDAQ:UNTY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Saturday, ValuEngine reports. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Unity Bancorp from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Saturday, October 26th. Shares of UNTY stock opened at $21.35 on Friday. Unity Bancorp has a 12 month low of $16.74 and a 12 month high of $24.70. The stock has a market cap of $232.06 million, a P/E ratio of 10.07 and a beta of 0.73. The company has a current ratio of... 
 

WhiteHorse Finance (NASDAQ:WHF) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of WhiteHorse Finance (NASDAQ:WHF) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Friday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “WhiteHorse Finance, Inc. is a business development company focused on originating loans to privately held small-cap companies across a broad range of industries. WhiteHorse Finance, Inc. is based in Miami, United States. “ WHF has been the subject of several other reports. National Securities upgraded shares of WhiteHorse Finance from a neutral rating... 
 

VERONA PHARMA P/S (NASDAQ:VRNA) Cut to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of VERONA PHARMA P/S (NASDAQ:VRNA) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Saturday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Verona Pharma plc is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. It researches, discovers and develops therapeutic drugs to treat respiratory diseases primarily in the United Kingdom and North America. Verona Pharma plc is based in London, the United Kingdom. “ Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the... 
 

BidaskClub Upgrades XBiotech (NASDAQ:XBIT) to Buy

BidaskClub upgraded shares of XBiotech (NASDAQ:XBIT) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Friday, BidAskClub reports. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on XBIT. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of XBiotech from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $14.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 21st. ValuEngine downgraded shares of XBiotech from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 2nd. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies... 
 

Texas Instruments (NASDAQ:TXN) PT Raised to

Texas Instruments (NASDAQ:TXN) had its target price hoisted by Oppenheimer from to in a research note published on Friday, The Fly reports. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group reaffirmed a neutral rating and set a $111.00 target price on shares of Texas Instruments in a report on Wednesday, October 23rd. Charter Equity cut shares of Texas Instruments from a buy rating to a market perform rating in a report on Wednesday, October 23rd. BidaskClub raised shares of Texas Instruments from a sell... 
 

Head-To-Head Survey: Delcath Systems (OTCMKTS:DCTH) and Avinger (OTCMKTS:AVGR)

Delcath Systems (OTCMKTS:DCTH) and Avinger (NASDAQ:AVGR) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership and risk. Volatility & Risk Delcath Systems has a beta of 0.02, suggesting that its stock price is 98% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Avinger has a beta of 1.68, suggesting that its stock price is 68% more volatile than the S&P 500.... 
 

Comparing LexinFintech (NASDAQ:LX) and Mr. Cooper Group (NASDAQ:COOP)

LexinFintech (NASDAQ:LX) and Mr. Cooper Group (NASDAQ:COOP) are both finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership. Insider and Institutional Ownership 19.0% of LexinFintech shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.6% of Mr. Cooper Group shares are held by institutional investors. 0.9% of Mr. Cooper Group shares are held by company insiders. Strong... 
 

Jefferies Financial Group Raises Workspace Group (LON:WKP) Price Target to GBX 900

Workspace Group (LON:WKP) had its target price hoisted by Jefferies Financial Group from GBX 755 ($9.93) to GBX 900 ($11.84) in a research report released on Friday, Stock Target Advisor reports. They currently have an underperform rating on the stock. Several other analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Liberum Capital restated a buy rating on shares of Workspace Group in a report on Thursday, January 16th. Berenberg Bank downgraded Workspace Group to a sell rating and lifted their price objective for the company from GBX 925 ($12.17)... 
 

First Financial Bancorp (FFBC) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday

First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC) is scheduled to issue its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Thursday, January 23rd. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.54 per share for the quarter. Parties interested in registering for the company’s conference call can do so using this link. NASDAQ:FFBC opened at $25.39 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.72, a quick ratio of 0.95 and a current ratio of 0.96. The company has a market cap of $2.52 billion, a PE ratio of 12.27 and a beta of 1.24.... 
 

Dime Community Bancshares (DCOM) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Dime Community Bancshares (NASDAQ:DCOM) will issue its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Thursday, January 23rd. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.34 per share for the quarter. Investors interested in registering for the company’s conference call can do so using this link. Dime Community Bancshares (NASDAQ:DCOM) last released its earnings results on Thursday, October 24th. The savings and loans company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate... 
 

Watkin Jones’ (WJG) Buy Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

Watkin Jones (LON:WJG)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Peel Hunt in a research report issued on Tuesday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Separately, Jefferies Financial Group reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 279 ($3.67) price target (up previously from GBX 253 ($3.33)) on shares of Watkin Jones in a research report on Friday, September 27th. LON:WJG opened at GBX 252.50 ($3.32) on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.31, a current ratio of 3.18 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 24.58.... 
 

Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,675 at Liberum Capital

Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) had its price target upped by Liberum Capital from GBX 2,616 ($34.41) to GBX 2,675 ($35.19) in a report released on Tuesday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Liberum Capital’s target price points to a potential upside of 5.86% from the stock’s previous close. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on the stock. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Ashtead Group in a research note on Monday, December 9th. HSBC... 
 

Q2 2021 EPS Estimates for DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (NYSE:DLR) Lowered by Analyst

DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (NYSE:DLR) – Stock analysts at Jefferies Financial Group lowered their Q2 2021 earnings estimates for shares of DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH in a report issued on Thursday, January 16th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst J. Petersen now anticipates that the real estate investment trust will post earnings per share of $1.85 for the quarter, down from their prior forecast of $1.90. Jefferies Financial Group currently has a “Buy” rating and a $141.00 price target on the stock. DLR has been the topic of several other... 
 

Q2 2021 EPS Estimates for U.S. Bancorp Lifted by Jefferies Financial Group (NYSE:USB)

U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Financial Group boosted their Q2 2021 EPS estimates for shares of U.S. Bancorp in a research note issued on Wednesday, January 15th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst K. Usdin now forecasts that the financial services provider will earn $1.11 per share for the quarter, up from their prior forecast of $1.10. USB has been the subject of several other research reports. Wells Fargo & Co downgraded U.S. Bancorp from an “equal weight” rating to an “underweight”... 
 

Waterstone Financial, Inc. Forecasted to Earn FY2020 Earnings of $1.17 Per Share (NASDAQ:WSBF)

Waterstone Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBF) – Investment analysts at Piper Sandler issued their FY2020 earnings per share estimates for Waterstone Financial in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, January 16th. Piper Sandler analyst B. Nosal anticipates that the savings and loans company will earn $1.17 per share for the year. Piper Sandler also issued estimates for Waterstone Financial’s FY2021 earnings at $1.22 EPS. Waterstone Financial (NASDAQ:WSBF) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 23rd.... 
 

Royal Bank of Scotland Group (LON:RBS) Given “Buy” Rating at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group reiterated their buy rating on shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group (LON:RBS) in a report published on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Morgan Stanley raised Royal Bank of Scotland Group to an overweight rating and increased their target price for the company from GBX 260 ($3.42) to GBX 300 ($3.95) in a research note on Monday, December 16th. Citigroup lowered Royal Bank of Scotland Group from a buy rating to a neutral rating and boosted their target... 
 

Contrasting Uniti Group (NASDAQ:UNIT) & Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NASDAQ:CHSP)

Uniti Group (NASDAQ:UNIT) and Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, dividends and valuation. Profitability This table compares Uniti Group and Chesapeake Lodging Trust’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets Uniti Group 3.06% -2.17% 0.68% Chesapeake Lodging... 
 

Financial Contrast: Covanta (NYSE:CVA) versus CleanSpark (NYSE:CLSKD)

Covanta (NYSE:CVA) and CleanSpark (OTCMKTS:CLSKD) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Covanta and CleanSpark’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio Covanta $1.87 billion 1.10 $152.00 million ($0.10) -155.80 CleanSpark $4.53... 
 

Steel Dynamics (STLD) to Release Earnings on Wednesday

Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD) will be releasing its earnings data after the market closes on Wednesday, January 22nd. Analysts expect Steel Dynamics to post earnings of $0.56 per share for the quarter. Persons that are interested in participating in the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link. Shares of STLD opened at $33.21 on Tuesday. The company has a market capitalization of $7.16 billion, a P/E ratio of 9.12, a PEG ratio of 1.02 and a beta of 1.67. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.60, a current ratio of... 
 

$1.60 Million in Sales Expected for Nabriva Therapeutics PLC – (NASDAQ:NBRV) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect Nabriva Therapeutics PLC – (NASDAQ:NBRV) to announce sales of $1.60 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have made estimates for Nabriva Therapeutics’ earnings. The highest sales estimate is $3.13 million and the lowest is $750,000.00. Nabriva Therapeutics posted sales of $800,000.00 during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year growth rate of 100%. The business is expected to report its next quarterly earnings report... 
 

Upland Software Inc (NASDAQ:UPLD) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $62.72 Million

Analysts expect Upland Software Inc (NASDAQ:UPLD) to post sales of $62.72 million for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Five analysts have issued estimates for Upland Software’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $62.54 million and the highest is $62.96 million. Upland Software posted sales of $45.18 million in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate of 38.8%. The firm is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March 5th. According to Zacks, analysts expect... 
 

RPM International Inc. Forecasted to Post Q3 2020 Earnings of $0.20 Per Share (NYSE:RPM)

RPM International Inc. (NYSE:RPM) – Equities research analysts at Seaport Global Securities decreased their Q3 2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for RPM International in a note issued to investors on Thursday, January 16th. Seaport Global Securities analyst M. Harrison now anticipates that the specialty chemicals company will post earnings of $0.20 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.23. Seaport Global Securities also issued estimates for RPM International’s Q4 2020 earnings at $1.46 EPS and FY2020... 
 

Capital & Counties Properties PLC (LON:CAPC) Price Target Raised to GBX 225 at Jefferies Financial Group

Capital & Counties Properties PLC (LON:CAPC) had its price target upped by Jefferies Financial Group from GBX 175 ($2.30) to GBX 225 ($2.96) in a report released on Friday morning, Stock Target Advisor reports. The brokerage currently has an underperform rating on the stock. Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. HSBC lowered shares of Capital & Counties Properties PLC to a hold rating and reduced their price objective for the company from GBX 301 ($3.96) to GBX 265 ($3.49) in a research note on Wednesday, November 27th.... 
 

Berenberg Bank Reiterates “Hold” Rating for EI Group (LON:EIG)

Berenberg Bank reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of EI Group (LON:EIG) in a report released on Friday, Stock Target Advisor reports. Separately, Liberum Capital reissued a hold rating on shares of EI Group in a research report on Friday, December 6th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 252 ($3.31). Shares of EI Group stock opened at GBX 284 ($3.74) on... 
 

PNC Financial Services Group Inc Expected to Post Q2 2020 Earnings of $2.90 Per Share (NYSE:PNC)

PNC Financial Services Group Inc (NYSE:PNC) – Analysts at Jefferies Financial Group dropped their Q2 2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of PNC Financial Services Group in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, January 15th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst K. Usdin now expects that the financial services provider will earn $2.90 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $2.94. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for PNC Financial Services Group’s Q3 2020 earnings at $2.96... 
 

DZ Bank Reaffirms Buy Rating for Beiersdorf (ETR:BEI)

DZ Bank restated their buy rating on shares of Beiersdorf (ETR:BEI) in a research report report published on Friday, Borsen Zeitung reports. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Sanford C. Bernstein set a €100.00 ($116.28) target price on shares of Beiersdorf and gave the stock a sell rating in a research report on Monday, October 28th. Independent Research set a €108.00 ($125.58) target price on shares of Beiersdorf and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 29th. Berenberg... 
 

RWE (FRA:RWE) Given a €35.00 Price Target by Nord/LB Analysts

Nord/LB set a €35.00 ($40.70) price objective on RWE (FRA:RWE) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning, Borsen Zeitung reports. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts have also commented on the company. Credit Suisse Group set a €29.30 ($34.07) price target on RWE and gave the company a neutral rating in a research note on Thursday, November 7th. Morgan Stanley set a €34.60 ($40.23) price target on RWE and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Friday. Jefferies... 
 

Axos Financial (NYSE:AX) and Codorus Valley Bancorp (NYSE:CVLY) Head-To-Head Contrast

Axos Financial (NYSE:AX) and Codorus Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ:CVLY) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and valuation. Risk and Volatility Axos Financial has a beta of 0.99, indicating that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Codorus Valley Bancorp has a beta of 0.68, indicating that its stock price is 32% less volatile than... 
 

Comparing GTY Technology (NASDAQ:GTYH) and Five9 (NASDAQ:FIVN)

GTY Technology (NASDAQ:GTYH) and Five9 (NASDAQ:FIVN) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation and risk. Profitability This table compares GTY Technology and Five9’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets GTY Technology N/A -22.48% -14.13% Five9 -0.54% 7.91% 2.97% Earnings and Valuation This... 
 

China Shenhua Energy (OTCMKTS:CSUAY) & WHITE ENERGY CO/S (OTCMKTS:WECFY) Head-To-Head Analysis

China Shenhua Energy (OTCMKTS:CSUAY) and WHITE ENERGY CO/S (OTCMKTS:WECFY) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership and dividends. Valuation and Earnings This table compares China Shenhua Energy and WHITE ENERGY CO/S’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio China... 
 

Bird Construction Inc (TSE:BDT) to Post Q1 2020 Earnings of $0.02 Per Share, Raymond James Forecasts

Bird Construction Inc (TSE:BDT) – Research analysts at Raymond James issued their Q1 2020 earnings per share estimates for shares of Bird Construction in a research note issued on Thursday, January 16th. Raymond James analyst F. Bastien forecasts that the company will earn $0.02 per share for the quarter. Raymond James currently has a “Outperform” rating and a $9.00 target price on the stock. Raymond James also issued estimates for Bird Construction’s Q3 2020 earnings at $0.24 EPS. Other research analysts have also... 
 

Bank Ozk (NASDAQ:OZK) Expected to Earn Q1 2020 Earnings of $0.70 Per Share

Bank Ozk (NASDAQ:OZK) – Analysts at Piper Sandler decreased their Q1 2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Bank Ozk in a research report issued on Thursday, January 16th. Piper Sandler analyst S. Scouten now anticipates that the company will post earnings per share of $0.70 for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of $0.72. Piper Sandler currently has a “Overweight” rating and a $37.00 target price on the stock. Piper Sandler also issued estimates for Bank Ozk’s Q3 2020 earnings at $0.74 EPS, Q4... 
 
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