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Monster Beverage Co. (MNST) Position Increased by Rhumbline Advisers

Rhumbline Advisers boosted its position in shares of Monster Beverage Co. (NASDAQ:MNST) by 4.4% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 715,251 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 30,073 shares during the period. Rhumbline Advisers’ holdings in Monster Beverage were worth $45,268,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Jennison Associates LLC grew its position in Monster Beverage by 8.9% during... 
 

Brown & Brown, Inc. (BRO) Position Lifted by Schroder Investment Management Group

Schroder Investment Management Group increased its holdings in Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) by 4.2% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 1,573,967 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 64,141 shares during the quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group’s holdings in Brown & Brown were worth $80,996,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other large investors have also added to or reduced... 
 

TELUS Co. (TU) Shares Sold by Shell Asset Management Co.

Shell Asset Management Co. trimmed its stake in TELUS Co. (NYSE:TU) (TSE:T) by 57.8% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 165,257 shares of the Wireless communications provider’s stock after selling 226,676 shares during the period. Shell Asset Management Co.’s holdings in TELUS were worth $6,281,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. The Manufacturers Life Insurance... 
 

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Has $2.05 Million Holdings in Eli Lilly and Co (LLY)

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. lowered its position in shares of Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) by 13.0% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 24,164 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,595 shares during the quarter. First Allied Advisory Services Inc.’s holdings in Eli Lilly and were worth $2,045,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Pathstone Family Office LLC... 
 

GWM Advisors LLC Purchases New Stake in O'Reilly Automotive Inc (ORLY)

GWM Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of O'Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund purchased 801 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock, valued at approximately $208,000. Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of ORLY. Polen Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of O'Reilly Automotive by 29.4% in the 3rd quarter. Polen Capital Management LLC now owns 2,672,521 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $575,581,000... 
 

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Has $1.92 Million Holdings in Morgan Stanley (MS)

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. grew its stake in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) by 6.2% in the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 36,721 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 2,132 shares during the quarter. First Allied Advisory Services Inc.’s holdings in Morgan Stanley were worth $1,924,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Exane Derivatives increased its stake in shares... 
 

Vanguard Intermediate Tm Cpte Bd ETF (VCIT) Position Trimmed by MUFG Americas Holdings Corp

MUFG Americas Holdings Corp decreased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Intermediate Tm Cpte Bd ETF (NASDAQ:VCIT) by 11.9% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 5,617 shares of the company’s stock after selling 761 shares during the quarter. MUFG Americas Holdings Corp’s holdings in Vanguard Intermediate Tm Cpte Bd ETF were worth $491,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. A number of other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Creative... 
 

Global X Management Co. LLC Decreases Stake in American Tower Corp (AMT)

Global X Management Co. LLC trimmed its stake in shares of American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT) by 8.4% in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 9,297 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 849 shares during the period. Global X Management Co. LLC’s holdings in American Tower were worth $1,326,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Howe & Rusling... 
 

Medpace (MEDP) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows

Headlines about Medpace (NASDAQ:MEDP) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Medpace earned a daily sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the company an impact score of 46.4024450543281 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage... 
 

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Infoblox (BLOX) Stock Price

Headlines about Infoblox (NYSE:BLOX) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Infoblox earned a news impact score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 47.214888828967... 
 

First Trust Advisors LP Lowers Stake in Exelon Co. (EXC)

First Trust Advisors LP lessened its holdings in Exelon Co. (NYSE:EXC) by 57.3% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 1,031,054 shares of the energy giant’s stock after selling 1,380,883 shares during the quarter. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in Exelon were worth $40,634,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Bank of Nova Scotia Trust Co. bought a new position in shares of Exelon during the 3rd quarter... 
 

CIGNA Co. (CI) Shares Bought by First Trust Advisors LP

First Trust Advisors LP increased its position in shares of CIGNA Co. (NYSE:CI) by 51.3% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 192,818 shares of the health services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 65,343 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in CIGNA were worth $39,159,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in... 
 

Keybank National Association OH Sells 5,069 Shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

Keybank National Association OH decreased its holdings in Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) by 25.4% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 14,919 shares of the software company’s stock after selling 5,069 shares during the quarter. Keybank National Association OH’s holdings in Adobe Systems were worth $2,614,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio boosted... 
 

Forsta AP Fonden Buys New Position in Eastgroup Properties Inc (EGP)

Forsta AP Fonden bought a new stake in Eastgroup Properties Inc (NYSE:EGP) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 10,600 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $937,000. Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Integrated Investment Consultants LLC acquired a new position in shares of Eastgroup Properties during the third quarter valued at $115,000. SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC acquired... 
 

Graco Inc. (GGG) Position Lifted by Retirement Systems of Alabama

Retirement Systems of Alabama increased its position in shares of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) by 99.7% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 217,737 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after acquiring an additional 108,689 shares during the period. Retirement Systems of Alabama’s holdings in Graco were worth $9,846,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL increased its stake... 
 

Xenia Hotels & Resorts Inc (XHR) Holdings Reduced by Forsta AP Fonden

Forsta AP Fonden reduced its holdings in Xenia Hotels & Resorts Inc (NYSE:XHR) by 13.1% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 34,400 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 5,200 shares during the period. Forsta AP Fonden’s holdings in Xenia Hotels & Resorts were worth $743,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their... 
 

Healthequity (HQY) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Healthequity (NASDAQ:HQY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Friday. A number of other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on HQY. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Healthequity from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $57.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Saturday, February 10th. Robert W. Baird upped their price target on shares of Healthequity from $48.00 to $49.00 and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research note on Wednesday, February... 
 

Tile Shop (TTS) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Tile Shop (NASDAQ:TTS) is scheduled to release its earnings data on Wednesday, February 21st. Analysts expect Tile Shop to post earnings of $0.05 per share for the quarter. Tile Shop (NASDAQ TTS) opened at $8.45 on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 1.55, a quick ratio of 0.39 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.04. Tile Shop has a twelve month low of $7.90 and a twelve month high of $22.40. The company has a market cap of $440.74, a P/E ratio of 23.47, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.80 and a beta of 1.60. In related news, Director... 
 

New Mexico Educational Retirement Board Raises Stake in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW)

New Mexico Educational Retirement Board lifted its stake in shares of Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) by 1.8% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 81,177 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock after buying an additional 1,400 shares during the quarter. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board’s holdings in Lowe's Companies were worth $7,545,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Summit Global... 
 

Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Holdings Lessened by LS Investment Advisors LLC

LS Investment Advisors LLC lessened its holdings in shares of Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) by 28.5% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 5,172 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 2,064 shares during the period. LS Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in Lamar Advertising were worth $384,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company.... 
 

LS Investment Advisors LLC Has $365,000 Stake in KB Home (KBH)

LS Investment Advisors LLC increased its position in KB Home (NYSE:KBH) by 72.2% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 11,420 shares of the construction company’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,787 shares during the quarter. LS Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in KB Home were worth $365,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in... 
 

Kinross Gold Co. (K) Insider Paul Botond Stilicho Tomory Sells 37,288 Shares

Kinross Gold Co. (TSE:K) (NYSE:KGC) insider Paul Botond Stilicho Tomory sold 37,288 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$4.93, for a total value of C$183,829.84. Kinross Gold Co. (TSE K) opened at C$4.95 on Monday. Kinross Gold Co. has a 12-month low of C$4.24 and a 12-month high of C$6.29. The stock has a market capitalization of $6,170.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.25 and a beta of -0.18. Several equities analysts recently issued reports on K shares.... 
 

PDF Solutions (PDFS) Price Target Cut to $26.00

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) had its target price lowered by DA Davidson to $26.00 in a research report report published on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the technology company’s stock. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. BidaskClub lowered PDF Solutions from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Wednesday, December 27th. ValuEngine lowered PDF Solutions from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research... 
 

KBC Group NV Has $4.48 Million Position in Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW)

KBC Group NV lessened its stake in Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) by 38.6% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 55,685 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 34,954 shares during the quarter. KBC Group NV’s holdings in Arrow Electronics were worth $4,477,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of ARW. Stifel Financial Corp raised its stake in Arrow Electronics by 5.8% in the second quarter. Stifel Financial... 
 

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. Sells 900 Shares of Mercadolibre Inc (MELI)

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. decreased its stake in shares of Mercadolibre Inc (NASDAQ:MELI) by 41.3% in the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 1,280 shares of the company’s stock after selling 900 shares during the quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc.’s holdings in Mercadolibre were worth $403,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Carmignac Gestion raised its stake in Mercadolibre by 6.3% during... 
 

JBG SMITH Properties (JBGS) Shares Sold by Daiwa Securities Group Inc.

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. lowered its stake in JBG SMITH Properties (NYSE:JBGS) by 96.2% in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 10,193 shares of the company’s stock after selling 255,779 shares during the period. Daiwa Securities Group Inc.’s holdings in JBG SMITH Properties were worth $354,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Group One Trading L.P. bought a new stake in shares of JBG SMITH Properties... 
 

iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (FXI) Shares Sold by ING Groep NV

ING Groep NV lessened its stake in iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (NYSEARCA:FXI) by 68.9% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 9,053 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 20,076 shares during the period. ING Groep NV’s holdings in iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index were worth $418,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its stake in shares... 
 

Insider Selling: Priceline Group Inc (PCLN) CEO Sells 123 Shares of Stock

Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) CEO Gillian Tans sold 123 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, February 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $1,850.86, for a total value of $227,655.78. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Gillian Tans also recently made the following trade(s): On Tuesday, January 16th, Gillian Tans sold 122 shares of Priceline Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $1,930.71, for a... 
 

AMAG Pharmaceuticals (AMAG) Coverage Dropped by Analysts at Cowen

Cowen dropped coverage on shares of AMAG Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AMAG) in a report published on Thursday. A number of other analysts have also commented on the stock. Piper Jaffray Companies initiated coverage on shares of AMAG Pharmaceuticals in a research report on Monday, October 23rd. They issued a neutral rating and a $18.00 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of AMAG Pharmaceuticals from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. Janney Montgomery Scott raised shares of... 
 

Casey's General Stores (CASY) Research Coverage Started at Gabelli

Gabelli started coverage on shares of Casey's General Stores (NASDAQ:CASY) in a report released on Friday, MarketBeat reports. The firm issued a buy rating and a $162.00 target price on the stock. CASY has been the topic of several other research reports. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Casey's General Stores from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research note on Saturday, January 6th. Royal Bank of Canada restated a hold rating on shares of Casey's General Stores in a research note on Friday, December 8th. Wells Fargo &... 
 

Starbucks Co. (SBUX) Stake Lessened by Cullinan Associates Inc.

Cullinan Associates Inc. decreased its position in Starbucks Co. (NASDAQ:SBUX) by 2.5% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 255,965 shares of the coffee company’s stock after selling 6,450 shares during the period. Starbucks comprises approximately 1.1% of Cullinan Associates Inc.’s portfolio, making the stock its 15th biggest holding. Cullinan Associates Inc.’s holdings in Starbucks were worth $14,700,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional... 
 

NEXT Financial Group Inc Has $284,000 Stake in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

NEXT Financial Group Inc trimmed its holdings in shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) by 34.9% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,965 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 2,127 shares during the period. NEXT Financial Group Inc’s holdings in Gilead Sciences were worth $284,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds have also modified their holdings... 
 

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. Purchases 16,906 Shares of Black Hills Corp (BKH)

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its position in shares of Black Hills Corp (NYSE:BKH) by 4.7% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 375,709 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 16,906 shares during the period. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.’s holdings in Black Hills were worth $22,584,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company.... 
 

Edmp Inc. Sells 1,020 Shares of Amgen, Inc. (AMGN)

Edmp Inc. trimmed its holdings in shares of Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) by 3.9% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 25,382 shares of the medical research company’s stock after selling 1,020 shares during the quarter. Amgen accounts for 4.0% of Edmp Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 3rd largest holding. Edmp Inc.’s holdings in Amgen were worth $4,697,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions... 
 

Patten Group Inc. Sells 1,977 Shares of AbbVie Inc (ABBV)

Patten Group Inc. cut its stake in shares of AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) by 70.1% in the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 843 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,977 shares during the quarter. Patten Group Inc.’s holdings in AbbVie were worth $249,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of ABBV. Bristlecone Advisors LLC bought a new position in AbbVie in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $113,000. Ffcm... 
 

Workday (WDAY) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Monday

Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) will be posting its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Monday, February 26th. Analysts expect Workday to post earnings of $0.19 per share for the quarter. Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November 29th. The software maker reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $555.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $541.05 million. Workday had a negative net margin... 
 

La Quinta (LQ) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday

La Quinta (NYSE:LQ) is set to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Monday, February 26th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of ($0.01) per share for the quarter. La Quinta (NYSE:LQ) opened at $19.00 on Monday. La Quinta has a fifty-two week low of $11.76 and a fifty-two week high of $21.06. The stock has a market capitalization of $2,210.16, a P/E ratio of 73.08, a P/E/G ratio of 8.51 and a beta of 1.83. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.38, a current ratio of 1.40 and a quick ratio of 1.40. A number... 
 

Shire PLC to Post FY2018 Earnings of $15.23 Per Share, Jefferies Group Forecasts (SHPG)

Shire PLC (NASDAQ:SHPG) – Jefferies Group dropped their FY2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Shire in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. Jefferies Group analyst D. Steinberg now expects that the biopharmaceutical company will post earnings per share of $15.23 for the year, down from their previous estimate of $16.25. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Shire’s Q4 2018 earnings at $3.78 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $16.48 EPS. A number of other research firms have also recently commented on... 
 

Heron Therapeutics Inc (HRTX) Position Lifted by Chartwell Investment Partners LLC

Chartwell Investment Partners LLC raised its position in Heron Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:HRTX) by 39.3% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 201,977 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 57,030 shares during the quarter. Chartwell Investment Partners LLC’s holdings in Heron Therapeutics were worth $3,656,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of HRTX. Trexquant Investment LP... 
 

Cetera Advisors LLC Has $353,000 Stake in First Trust Total US Market AlphaDEX ETF (TUSA)

Cetera Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of First Trust Total US Market AlphaDEX ETF (NASDAQ:TUSA) by 21.4% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 10,620 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,870 shares during the period. Cetera Advisors LLC’s holdings in First Trust Total US Market AlphaDEX ETF were worth $353,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. First Trust Total... 
 

Citadel Advisors LLC Has $83.85 Million Stake in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Co. (BAH)

Citadel Advisors LLC lessened its stake in shares of Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Co. (NYSE:BAH) by 23.6% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,199,006 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 678,324 shares during the period. Citadel Advisors LLC’s holdings in Booz Allen Hamilton were worth $83,848,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Several other hedge funds and other... 
 

First Trust Rba American Industrial Renaissance Etf (AIRR) Position Raised by Cetera Advisor Networks LLC

Cetera Advisor Networks LLC boosted its holdings in shares of First Trust Rba American Industrial Renaissance Etf (BMV:AIRR) by 25.0% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 23,452 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,685 shares during the period. Cetera Advisor Networks LLC’s holdings in First Trust Rba American Industrial Renaissance Etf were worth $641,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Separately,... 
 

National Security Group (NSEC) to Release Earnings on Monday

National Security Group (NASDAQ:NSEC) is scheduled to be issuing its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February 26th. Shares of National Security Group (NASDAQ NSEC) opened at $16.39 on Monday. National Security Group has a twelve month low of $11.52 and a twelve month high of $18.17. The company has a market cap of $41.34, a P/E ratio of -21.01 and a beta of 0.18. The company has a current ratio of 0.29, a quick ratio of 0.29 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.33. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday,... 
 

Perficient’s (PRFT) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Maxim Group

Maxim Group reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT) in a research report released on Friday morning. Maxim Group currently has a $24.00 price objective on the digital transformation consultancy’s stock. Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the company. TheStreet raised Perficient from a c+ rating to a b- rating in a research note on Friday, January 26th. BidaskClub lowered Perficient from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 10th. Finally, Zacks Investment... 
 

Broadmark Asset Management LLC Purchases New Stake in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (EEM)

Broadmark Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (NYSEARCA:EEM) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 427,753 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $20,156,000. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx makes up 6.4% of Broadmark Asset Management LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 6th largest holding. A number of other institutional investors... 
 

Head to Head Survey: Neurometrix (NURO) versus CareFusion (CFN)

Neurometrix (NASDAQ: NURO) and CareFusion (NYSE:CFN) are both medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk and dividends. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Neurometrix and CareFusion’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio Neurometrix $17.09 million 0.55 -$14.91 million ($17.04) -0.08 CareFusion N/A N/A N/A $2.35 25.51 CareFusion... 
 

Total System Services, Inc. (TSS) Stake Lessened by Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC

Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC lowered its position in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) by 8.5% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 1,583,188 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after selling 147,600 shares during the period. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC’s holdings in Total System Services were worth $125,214,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified... 
 

Bank of New York Mellon Corp Reduces Holdings in Agilent Technologies Inc (A)

Bank of New York Mellon Corp trimmed its position in Agilent Technologies Inc (NYSE:A) by 2.6% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 5,527,685 shares of the medical research company’s stock after selling 145,861 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp’s holdings in Agilent Technologies were worth $370,189,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Raymond James Financial Services... 
 

IntelliPharmaCeutics Intl (IPCI) Downgraded by Maxim Group to Hold

Maxim Group lowered shares of IntelliPharmaCeutics Intl (NASDAQ:IPCI) (TSE:I) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Friday, Marketbeat reports. “Reported this morning, 4Q17 revenues were $1.08M, down from $1.19M in 3Q17. The company ended the period with $1.9M in cash, but as of February 2018, has just $0.6M in cash. Management expects this to last until June even when considering quarterly profit share payments from Par Pharmaceuticals (private) and Mallinckrodt (MNK – NR). As such, we expect the company... 
 

Procter & Gamble Co (PG) Stake Decreased by Analyst IMS Investment Management Services Ltd.

Analyst IMS Investment Management Services Ltd. decreased its holdings in Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) by 4.2% in the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 20,403 shares of the company’s stock after selling 900 shares during the quarter. Analyst IMS Investment Management Services Ltd.’s holdings in Procter & Gamble were worth $1,855,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Capital Research... 
 
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