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HC Wainwright Analysts Give Endeavour Silver Corporation (EXK) a $6.00 Price Target

HC Wainwright set a $6.00 price target on Endeavour Silver Corporation (NYSE:EXK) (TSE:EDR) in a research note released on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the mining company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently weighed in on EXK. Noble Financial reissued a buy rating on shares of Endeavour Silver Corporation in a report on Friday, August 4th. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Endeavour Silver Corporation from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a report on Tuesday, August 8th. Canaccord Genuity... 
 

Royal Bank Of Canada Cuts Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Price Target to $85.00

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) had its price target trimmed by Royal Bank Of Canada from $90.00 to $85.00 in a report released on Thursday, MarketBeat reports. The brokerage currently has a sector perform rating on the oil and gas company’s stock. A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on XOM. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a $86.00 price objective on shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation and gave the company a neutral rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. cut shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation... 
 

Karel J. Marsal Sells 9,674 Shares of Mitek Systems, Inc. (MITK) Stock

Mitek Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MITK) COO Karel J. Marsal sold 9,674 shares of Mitek Systems stock in a transaction dated Friday, November 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $8.56, for a total value of $82,809.44. Following the completion of the sale, the chief operating officer now owns 120,542 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,031,839.52. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Mitek Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MITK) traded down $0.13 during trading on Friday, hitting... 
 

Agilysys (AGYS) Receives Media Sentiment Rating of 0.13

Press coverage about Agilysys (NASDAQ:AGYS) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Agilysys earned a coverage optimism score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the software maker an impact score of 47.5170328203177... 
 

Head to Head Survey: Advent Software (ADVS) vs. Trimble Navigation (TRMB)

Advent Software (NASDAQ: ADVS) and Trimble Navigation (NASDAQ:TRMB) are both mid-cap enterprise software companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, risk, profitability, dividends, earnings and analyst recommendations. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Advent Software and Trimble Navigation’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio NetIncome Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio Advent... 
 

Head to Head Survey: ViewRay (VRAY) & Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO)

ViewRay (NASDAQ: VRAY) and Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE:TMO) are both medical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations and risk. Earnings & Valuation This table compares ViewRay and Thermo Fisher Scientific’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio NetIncome Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio ViewRay $22.24 million 29.05 -$50.63... 
 

Citigroup Inc. Trims Loxo Oncology, Inc. (LOXO) Target Price to $108.00

Loxo Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOXO) had its target price lowered by Citigroup Inc. from $112.00 to $108.00 in a report released on Thursday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the stock. JMP Securities lowered shares of Loxo Oncology from an outperform rating to a market perform rating and dropped their price objective for the stock from $83.12 to $17.14 in a research note on Tuesday, August 29th. They noted that the move was a valuation... 
 

Tetra Technologies, Inc. (TTI) Shares Sold by Adirondack Research & Management Inc.

Adirondack Research & Management Inc. cut its position in shares of Tetra Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:TTI) by 10.4% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 689,015 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 80,160 shares during the period. Adirondack Research & Management Inc. owned about 0.59% of Tetra Technologies worth $1,971,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
 

Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLK) is Callan Capital LLC’s 4th Largest Position

Callan Capital LLC cut its stake in Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF (NYSEARCA:XLK) by 4.4% in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 239,745 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 10,949 shares during the quarter. Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF accounts for about 5.3% of Callan Capital LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 4th largest holding. Callan Capital LLC owned 0.08% of Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF worth... 
 

Fayez Sarofim & Co. Invests $4.40 Million in ONEOK, Inc. (OKE)

Fayez Sarofim & Co. acquired a new stake in ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE:OKE) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 79,326 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $4,395,000. Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Delta Asset Management LLC TN bought a new stake in shares of ONEOK in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $103,000. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of ONEOK... 
 

25,604 Shares in Carnival Corporation (CUK) Purchased by Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd

Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd acquired a new position in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CUK) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 25,604 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,651,000. Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of CUK. UBS Group AG boosted its position in shares of Carnival Corporation by 4.7% in the 1st quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 12,267 shares of the company’s... 
 

Contrarius Investment Management Ltd Has $3.64 Million Position in TEGNA Inc. (TGNA)

Contrarius Investment Management Ltd boosted its stake in TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:TGNA) by 2.9% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 272,672 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 7,753 shares during the quarter. Contrarius Investment Management Ltd owned about 0.13% of TEGNA worth $3,635,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares... 
 

Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLF) Holdings Cut by Seaward Management Limited Partnership

Seaward Management Limited Partnership cut its holdings in Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF (NYSEARCA:XLF) by 7.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 105,417 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 8,733 shares during the quarter. Seaward Management Limited Partnership’s holdings in Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF were worth $2,726,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified... 
 

Banco De Chile (BCH) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Banco De Chile (NYSE:BCH) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Banco De Chile is principally engaged in commercial banking in Chile, providing general banking services to a diverse customer base that includes large corporations, small and mid-sized businesses and individuals. “ A number of other research firms have also recently commented on BCH. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Banco De Chile from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating... 
 

Contrasting Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) & Chatham Lodging Trust (REIT) (CLDT)

Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: HST) and Chatham Lodging Trust (REIT) (NYSE:CLDT) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, dividends and profitability. Profitability This table compares Host Hotels & Resorts and Chatham Lodging Trust (REIT)’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets Host Hotels & Resorts 11.11% 8.44% 5.11% Chatham... 
 

SG Americas Securities LLC Boosts Position in Agilent Technologies, Inc. (A)

SG Americas Securities LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) by 37.2% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 74,435 shares of the medical research company’s stock after purchasing an additional 20,185 shares during the period. SG Americas Securities LLC’s holdings in Agilent Technologies were worth $4,779,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Other hedge funds and... 
 

BB&T Corporation (BBT) Shares Bought by Manning & Napier Advisors LLC

Manning & Napier Advisors LLC increased its holdings in shares of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) by 3.3% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 155,242 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,954 shares during the quarter. Manning & Napier Advisors LLC’s holdings in BB&T Corporation were worth $7,286,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange... 
 

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. Increases Holdings in NTT DOCOMO, Inc (DCM)

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. raised its position in NTT DOCOMO, Inc (NYSE:DCM) by 23.5% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 113,408 shares of the technology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 21,611 shares during the period. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.’s holdings in NTT DOCOMO were worth $2,585,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company.... 
 

Commerce Bank Cuts Stake in Allergan PLC. (AGN)

Commerce Bank lessened its position in shares of Allergan PLC. (NYSE:AGN) by 14.2% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,432 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,400 shares during the quarter. Commerce Bank’s holdings in Allergan PLC. were worth $1,728,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Quantbot Technologies LP... 
 

Macquarie Group Ltd. Has $94.20 Million Stake in ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON)

Macquarie Group Ltd. cut its position in ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:ON) by 1.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 5,100,182 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 92,842 shares during the quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. owned 1.20% of ON Semiconductor Corporation worth $94,200,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Commerce Bank... 
 

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Pier 1 Imports (PIR) Share Price

Media headlines about Pier 1 Imports (NYSE:PIR) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Pier 1 Imports earned a news impact score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the specialty retailer an impact score of 46.575841338324 out of 100, meaning that recent... 
 

CIBC Asset Management Inc Has $996,000 Stake in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

CIBC Asset Management Inc lifted its stake in shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) by 7.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 78,108 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock after purchasing an additional 5,694 shares during the quarter. CIBC Asset Management Inc’s holdings in Advanced Micro Devices were worth $996,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently... 
 

Toronto Dominion Bank Acquires 20,765 Shares of Conagra Brands Inc. (CAG)

Toronto Dominion Bank raised its holdings in Conagra Brands Inc. (NYSE:CAG) by 14.6% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 163,083 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 20,765 shares during the period. Toronto Dominion Bank’s holdings in Conagra Brands were worth $5,502,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the business. American Century... 
 

CIBC Asset Management Inc Has $1.17 Million Stake in Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)

CIBC Asset Management Inc grew its position in Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) by 109.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 40,426 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 21,115 shares during the period. CIBC Asset Management Inc’s holdings in Duke Realty Corporation were worth $1,165,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other institutional investors have also recently bought and... 
 

Manning & Napier Advisors LLC Sells 6,525 Shares of Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (HTA)

Manning & Napier Advisors LLC trimmed its stake in Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (NYSE:HTA) by 4.0% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 156,895 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 6,525 shares during the period. Manning & Napier Advisors LLC owned 0.08% of Healthcare Trust of America worth $4,673,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other institutional investors and hedge... 
 

Clearside Biomedical, Inc. (CLSD) Director Sells $245,000.00 in Stock

Clearside Biomedical, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLSD) Director Clay Thorp sold 35,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $7.00, for a total value of $245,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Clay Thorp also recently made the following trade(s): On Tuesday, November 14th, Clay Thorp sold 15,000 shares of Clearside Biomedical stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $7.02, for a total value of $105,300.00.... 
 

HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC) Rating Reiterated by Piper Jaffray Companies

HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by Piper Jaffray Companies in a note issued to investors on Friday. They presently have a $38.00 price target on the oil and gas company’s stock. Piper Jaffray Companies’ price target would indicate a potential downside of 14.43% from the company’s current price. A number of other research firms also recently weighed in on HFC. Barclays PLC upped their target price on HollyFrontier Corporation from $47.00 to $57.00 and gave the company... 
 

First American Corporation (The) (FAF) Stake Increased by Retirement Systems of Alabama

Retirement Systems of Alabama lifted its stake in shares of First American Corporation (The) (NYSE:FAF) by 36.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 194,362 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 52,194 shares during the quarter. Retirement Systems of Alabama owned about 0.18% of First American Corporation (The) worth $9,712,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors... 
 

Head to Head Review: Badger Meter (BMI) & Rudolph Technologies (RTEC)

Badger Meter (NYSE: BMI) and Rudolph Technologies (NYSE:RTEC) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation and institutional ownership. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Badger Meter and Rudolph Technologies’ top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio NetIncome Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio Badger... 
 

Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC Raises Holdings in iShares Select Dividend ETF (DVY)

Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of iShares Select Dividend ETF (NASDAQ:DVY) by 32.1% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 7,003 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,702 shares during the period. Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC’s holdings in iShares Select Dividend ETF were worth $656,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other large investors have also modified their holdings... 
 

Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NTLA) Cut to “Sell” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine downgraded shares of Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTLA) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Wednesday. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. assumed coverage on Intellia Therapeutics in a report on Tuesday, July 18th. They set a market perform rating for the company. Chardan Capital cut Intellia Therapeutics from a buy rating to a neutral rating and set a $20.00 price target for the company. in a report on Tuesday, August 29th. Barclays... 
 

SONOVA HOLDING (SONVY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of SONOVA HOLDING (OTCMKTS:SONVY) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Sonova Holding AG is a manufacturer of hearing care solutions. The company’s operating business brands consists of Phonak, Unitron, Advanced Bionics and AudioNova. Its product portfolio consists of hearing instruments and cochlear implants to wireless communication solutions. Sonova Holding AG is headquartered in Stäfa, Switzerland. “ Shares of SONOVA HOLDING... 
 

UTStarcom Holdings Corp (UTSI) & Alcatel Lucent SA (ALU) Financial Review

UTStarcom Holdings Corp (NASDAQ: UTSI) and Alcatel Lucent SA (NYSE:ALU) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, valuation and earnings. Profitability This table compares UTStarcom Holdings Corp and Alcatel Lucent SA’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets UTStarcom Holdings Corp N/A N/A N/A Alcatel... 
 

Royal Mail PLC’s (RMG) Sell Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital restated their sell rating on shares of Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) in a research note released on Thursday. Liberum Capital currently has a GBX 385 ($5.06) price target on the stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 465 ($6.12) price objective on shares of Royal Mail PLC in a research report on Wednesday, October 18th. Berenberg Bank initiated coverage on Royal Mail PLC in a research report on Tuesday, October 31st. They issued a hold... 
 

CIBC Asset Management Inc Cuts Holdings in Grifols, S.A. (GRFS)

CIBC Asset Management Inc decreased its position in Grifols, S.A. (NASDAQ:GRFS) by 16.6% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 64,192 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after selling 12,750 shares during the period. CIBC Asset Management Inc’s holdings in Grifols, were worth $1,406,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Advisory... 
 

SPDR S&P Retail ETF (XRT) Shares Gap Up to $40.61

SPDR S&P Retail ETF (NYSEARCA:XRT) gapped up before the market opened on Friday . The stock had previously closed at $39.76, but opened at $40.61. SPDR S&P Retail ETF shares last traded at $41.75, with a volume of 11858026 shares. Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. ING Groep NV acquired a new position in SPDR S&P Retail ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $204,000. SG Americas Securities LLC boosted its position in SPDR S&P Retail ETF by 37.0%... 
 

BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (BKCC) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.01

Media headlines about BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:BKCC) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the asset... 
 

Insider Buying: Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (AXDX) Director Purchases $400,000.00 in Stock

Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX) Director Jack W. Schuler bought 20,000 shares of Accelerate Diagnostics stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 15th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $20.00 per share, for a total transaction of $400,000.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (AXDX) opened at $22.45 on Friday. Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. has a 1-year low of $16.75 and a 1-year high of $30.45. WARNING:... 
 

Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. Lowers Holdings in Kroger Company (The) (KR)

Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. trimmed its position in Kroger Company (The) (NYSE:KR) by 15.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 67,241 shares of the company’s stock after selling 11,960 shares during the quarter. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A.’s holdings in Kroger Company (The) were worth $1,349,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the business. WestEnd Advisors LLC lifted... 
 

Regions Financial Corporation (RF) Position Trimmed by Sigma Planning Corp

Sigma Planning Corp cut its holdings in shares of Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) by 71.5% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 10,040 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 25,146 shares during the quarter. Sigma Planning Corp’s holdings in Regions Financial Corporation were worth $153,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to... 
 

CONMED Co. (CNMD) Rating Reiterated by Needham & Company LLC

CONMED Co. (NASDAQ:CNMD)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by analysts at Needham & Company LLC in a research note issued on Friday. They presently have a $58.00 price target on the medical technology company’s stock. Needham & Company LLC’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 11.26% from the stock’s previous close. The analysts wrote, “We hosted investor meetings in Boston with CNMD’s CEO and CFO earlier this week. We believe that CNMD is making progress in its turnaround,... 
 

Retirement Systems of Alabama Has $9.20 Million Position in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (CFG)

Retirement Systems of Alabama decreased its holdings in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) by 1.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 242,904 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 2,696 shares during the quarter. Retirement Systems of Alabama’s holdings in Citizens Financial Group were worth $9,199,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the... 
 

Splunk (SPLK) versus The Competition Head to Head Contrast

Splunk (NASDAQ: SPLK) is one of 110 public companies in the “Software” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Splunk to similar businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, dividends, earnings, risk and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares Splunk and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets Splunk -32.72% -71.89% -33.06% Splunk Competitors -47.18% -23.49% -9.56% Insider... 
 

Yext Inc. (YEXT) CEO Sells $318,000.00 in Stock

Yext Inc. (NYSE:YEXT) CEO Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.72, for a total value of $318,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Howard Lerman also recently made the following trade(s): On Wednesday, November 8th, Howard Lerman sold 25,000 shares of Yext stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.10, for a total... 
 

Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. Has $8.62 Million Position in Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT)

Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. trimmed its stake in shares of Hospitality Properties Trust (NASDAQ:HPT) by 3.9% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 302,592 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 12,137 shares during the quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. owned 0.18% of Hospitality Properties Trust worth $8,621,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other large investors also... 
 

Bank of New York Mellon Corp Has $251.56 Million Stake in Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS)

Bank of New York Mellon Corp lessened its stake in shares of Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (NYSE:FIS) by 2.5% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 2,693,654 shares of the information technology services provider’s stock after selling 70,400 shares during the quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp owned about 0.81% of Fidelity National Information Services worth $251,559,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other institutional... 
 

OGE Energy Corporation (OGE) Shares Sold by Principal Financial Group Inc.

Principal Financial Group Inc. decreased its stake in shares of OGE Energy Corporation (NYSE:OGE) by 33.5% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 874,720 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 440,455 shares during the period. Principal Financial Group Inc. owned approximately 0.44% of OGE Energy Corporation worth $31,516,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other institutional investors also recently added to... 
 

Global X MANAGEMENT CO LLC Has $508,000 Stake in Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU)

Global X MANAGEMENT CO LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ:GLUU) by 16.1% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 135,172 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 18,704 shares during the quarter. Global X MANAGEMENT CO LLC owned 0.10% of Glu Mobile worth $508,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in GLUU. Bank... 
 

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) Shares Bought by BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA

BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its position in shares of Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) by 620.7% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 232,425 shares of the pipeline company’s stock after purchasing an additional 200,174 shares during the quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA’s holdings in Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. were worth $4,925,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors and... 
 

Perry Ellis International (PERY) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows

Media headlines about Perry Ellis International (NASDAQ:PERY) have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Perry Ellis International earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the textile maker an impact score of 44.8232293195788 out of 100,... 
 
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