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Hilton Food Group plc (HFG) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of Hilton Food Group plc (LON:HFG) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the six analysts that are covering the stock. Six analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating. The average 12-month price objective among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 777.40 ($10.11). HFG has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 825 ($10.73) price objective on shares of Hilton Food Group plc in a research note on... 
 

Avigilon Corp (AIOCF) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Avigilon Corp (OTCMKTS:AIOCF) has earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are currently covering the company. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have assigned a hold recommendation and three have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $15.63. Separately, Raymond James Financial, Inc. raised Avigilon Corp from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform”... 
 

Dimitri E. Grigoriadis Sells 10,000 Shares of Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NBIX) Stock

Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:NBIX) insider Dimitri E. Grigoriadis sold 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $53.39, for a total value of $533,900.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 107,691 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $5,749,622.49. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Shares of Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:NBIX) traded... 
 

Gmt Capital Corp Sells 28,651 Shares of William Lyon Homes (WLH) Stock

William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) major shareholder Gmt Capital Corp sold 28,651 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, May 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.39, for a total value of $670,146.89. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 4,351,766 shares in the company, valued at approximately $101,787,806.74. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Major shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s stock... 
 

ASML Holding NV (ASML) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

Headlines about ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ:ASML) have been trending positive on Friday, according to AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis. The research firm, a service of Accern, identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. ASML Holding NV earned a media sentiment score of 0.46 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned news headlines about the semiconductor... 
 

Sagent Pharmaceuticals (SGNT) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.47

News coverage about Sagent Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SGNT) has been trending positive this week, according to AlphaOne. AlphaOne, a unit of Accern, rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Sagent Pharmaceuticals earned a media sentiment score of 0.47 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned media stories about the company an impact score... 
 

Cellectar Biosciences (CLRB) Given Daily News Impact Score of 0.45

News headlines about Cellectar Biosciences (NASDAQ:CLRB) have trended positive this week, according to Alpha One Sentiment. The research group, a subsidiary of Accern, identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cellectar Biosciences earned a news sentiment score of 0.45 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also assigned news headlines about the... 
 

L.B. Foster (FSTR) Receives Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.44

Headlines about L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) have been trending positive recently, AlphaOne Sentiment reports. AlphaOne, a division of Accern, rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. L.B. Foster earned a news impact score of 0.44 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave news coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 94 out of 100, indicating... 
 

Coherent (COHR) Getting Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows

Headlines about Coherent (NASDAQ:COHR) have been trending positive recently, AlphaOne Sentiment reports. AlphaOne, a division of Accern, rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Coherent earned a news impact score of 0.46 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave news coverage about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 26 out of 100,... 
 

Piper Jaffray Companies Reaffirms Buy Rating for Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL)

Piper Jaffray Companies reissued their buy rating on shares of Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) in a research note published on Tuesday morning. Piper Jaffray Companies currently has a $47.00 price objective on the oil and gas development company’s stock. A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on NBL. Barclays PLC cut their price target on Noble Energy from $46.00 to $44.00 and set an overweight rating for the company in a report on Monday, January 23rd. Scotiabank reaffirmed a hold rating and issued a $46.00 target... 
 

Investors Real Estate Trust (IRET) Downgraded by ValuEngine

ValuEngine cut shares of Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Tuesday morning. Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Investors Real Estate Trust from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 16th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of $6.56. Shares of Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET) traded... 
 

Intuit Inc. (INTU) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.34

Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 25th. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 10th will be given a dividend of 0.34 per share by the software maker on Tuesday, July 18th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.98%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 6th. Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) traded up 0.874% on Friday, hitting $139.569. 423,539 shares of the stock traded hands. The firm has a market capitalization of $35.70 billion, a PE ratio of 37.478 and a beta of 1.06. The stock has... 
 

Marathon Oil’s (MRO) Buy Rating Reiterated at FBR & Co

FBR & Co reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Marathon Oil Co. (NYSE:MRO) in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning. FBR & Co currently has a $20.00 price objective on the oil and gas producer’s stock. Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on MRO. Scotiabank raised Marathon Oil from a sector perform rating to an outperform rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 1st. Howard Weil raised Marathon Oil from a sector perform rating to an outperform rating in a research report on Wednesday,... 
 

Altria Group Inc (MO) Cut to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Shares of Altria that have underperformed the Zacks categorized Tobacco industry on a year-to-date basis, may slid further as the company reported weaker-than-expected results in the first quarter of 2017. The company’s sales missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for the second straight quarter. Further, it has been witnessing declining demand for cigarettes... 
 

Northland Securities Begins Coverage on Trupanion Inc (TRUP)

Investment analysts at Northland Securities assumed coverage on shares of Trupanion Inc (NYSE:TRUP) in a report issued on Friday. The firm set an “outperform” rating and a $22.75 price target on the financial services provider’s stock. Northland Securities’ price target indicates a potential upside of 32.42% from the stock’s current price. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut Trupanion from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, February 18th. One investment... 
 

Credit Suisse Group AG Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE)

Credit Suisse Group AG reissued their buy rating on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE) in a research note released on Tuesday. Credit Suisse Group AG currently has a $21.00 price target on the technology company’s stock. HPE has been the subject of a number of other reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $26.00 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, January 24th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a buy rating and set a $25.00 price... 
 

Credit Suisse Group AG Reiterates Buy Rating for Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (HP)

Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by Credit Suisse Group AG in a research report issued on Wednesday. They currently have a $19.00 target price on the oil and gas company’s stock. Credit Suisse Group AG’s price objective would indicate a potential downside of 64.68% from the stock’s current price. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on HP. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and issued a $55.00 price objective (down from... 
 

Gold Resource Co. (GORO) Announces $0.00 Monthly Dividend

Gold Resource Co. (NASDAQ:GORO) announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, May 25th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 12th will be paid a dividend of 0.0017 per share by the basic materials company on Friday, June 23rd. This represents a $0.02 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 8th. Shares of Gold Resource (NASDAQ:GORO) traded down 1.40% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $3.51. 75,816 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm’s 50-day moving... 
 

DNB Financial Corp (DNBF) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.07

DNB Financial Corp (NASDAQ:DNBF) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 25th. Investors of record on Friday, June 9th will be given a dividend of 0.07 per share by the financial services provider on Wednesday, June 21st. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 7th. DNB Financial Corp (NASDAQ:DNBF) traded down 2.66% on Friday, reaching $31.10. The company had a trading volume of 154 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $132.08 million,... 
 

Margherita D. Valle Purchases 963 Shares of Centrica PLC (CNA) Stock

Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) insider Margherita D. Valle purchased 963 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 25th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 206 ($2.68) per share, for a total transaction of £1,983.78 ($2,580.69). Margherita D. Valle also recently made the following trade(s): On Tuesday, April 25th, Margherita D. Valle acquired 981 shares of Centrica PLC stock. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 202 ($2.63) per share, with a total value of £1,981.62 ($2,577.88).... 
 

Reinsurance Group of America Inc (RGA) Shares Bought by World Asset Management Inc

World Asset Management Inc raised its position in shares of Reinsurance Group of America Inc (NYSE:RGA) by 1.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 4,420 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after buying an additional 80 shares during the period. World Asset Management Inc’s holdings in Reinsurance Group of America were worth $561,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds and other... 
 

TELUS Co. (TU) Stake Held by British Columbia Investment Management Corp

British Columbia Investment Management Corp continued to hold its stake in shares of TELUS Co. (NYSE:TU) (TSE:T) during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 31,139 shares of the Wireless communications provider’s stock at the end of the first quarter. British Columbia Investment Management Corp’s holdings in TELUS were worth $758,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.... 
 

Gamco Investors INC. ET AL Invests $313,000 in Twitter Inc (TWTR)

Gamco Investors INC. ET AL bought a new stake in Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm bought 20,925 shares of the social networking company’s stock, valued at approximately $313,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Advisory Services Network LLC acquired a new position in shares of Twitter during the first quarter valued at $107,000. Nicolet Bankshares... 
 

Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Shares Bought by World Asset Management Inc

World Asset Management Inc raised its position in shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) by 8.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 62,899 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after buying an additional 5,095 shares during the period. World Asset Management Inc’s holdings in Marathon Petroleum Corp were worth $3,179,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the stock.... 
 

World Asset Management Inc Purchases 1,288 Shares of RPM International Inc. (RPM)

World Asset Management Inc boosted its stake in RPM International Inc. (NYSE:RPM) by 14.8% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 9,968 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after buying an additional 1,288 shares during the period. World Asset Management Inc’s holdings in RPM International were worth $549,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Advisory Services... 
 

Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Position Decreased by Icon Advisers Inc. Co.

Icon Advisers Inc. Co. cut its position in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) by 69.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 45,000 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 103,350 shares during the period. Icon Advisers Inc. Co.’s holdings in Marathon Petroleum Corp were worth $2,274,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in... 
 

Gamco Investors INC. ET AL Holds Position in Sorl Auto Parts, Inc. (SORL)

Gamco Investors INC. ET AL held its stake in Sorl Auto Parts, Inc. (NASDAQ:SORL) during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 95,000 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the first quarter. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL’s holdings in Sorl Auto Parts were worth $367,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Separately, Renaissance Technologies LLC increased its stake in Sorl Auto Parts by 234.0% in the fourth quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns... 
 

Morse Asset Management Inc Takes Position in Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)

Morse Asset Management Inc purchased a new stake in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 18,150 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock, valued at approximately $917,000. Other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Perennial Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Marathon Petroleum Corp during the fourth quarter valued at about $101,000. FTB Advisors Inc. raised its stake... 
 

World Asset Management Inc Increases Stake in Trimble Inc (TRMB)

World Asset Management Inc increased its position in Trimble Inc (NASDAQ:TRMB) by 14.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 17,402 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock after buying an additional 2,151 shares during the period. World Asset Management Inc’s holdings in Trimble were worth $557,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of TRMB. Mutual of America Capital... 
 

British Columbia Investment Management Corp Has $512,000 Stake in Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN)

British Columbia Investment Management Corp continued to hold its stake in shares of Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (NYSE:BVN) during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 42,500 shares of the mining company’s stock at the end of the first quarter. British Columbia Investment Management Corp’s holdings in Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA were worth $512,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds also... 
 

Hasbro’s (HAS) Buy Rating Reiterated at DA Davidson

DA Davidson reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) in a report published on Tuesday. The firm currently has a $118.00 price objective on the stock. Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. B. Riley assumed coverage on shares of Hasbro in a research note on Monday, April 3rd. They set a neutral rating and a $111.00 target price on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a hold rating and set a $100.00 target price (up previously from $95.00) on shares of Hasbro in a research note on Tuesday,... 
 

Occidental Petroleum Co. (OXY) Earns “Buy” Rating from Cowen and Company

Cowen and Company reissued their buy rating on shares of Occidental Petroleum Co. (NYSE:OXY) in a report released on Tuesday morning. The firm currently has a $80.00 price target on the oil and gas producer’s stock. A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued a buy rating and issued a $80.00 price objective on shares of Occidental Petroleum in a research note on Friday, May 19th. Scotiabank reissued a hold rating and issued a $68.00 price objective on shares of Occidental... 
 

500.com (WBAI) Earns Media Impact Score of 0.06

News coverage about 500.com (NYSE:WBAI) has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to AlphaOne Sentiment. The research group, a division of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. 500.com earned a coverage optimism score of 0.06 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 81 out of... 
 

CSFB Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Shopify Inc (US) (SHOP)

CSFB reissued their outperform rating on shares of Shopify Inc (US) (NYSE:SHOP) (TSE:SH) in a research note released on Tuesday morning. They currently have a $128.00 target price on the software maker’s stock. SHOP has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Robert W. Baird reiterated an outperform rating and set a $95.00 price target on shares of Shopify Inc (US) in a report on Monday, May 15th. Roth Capital boosted their target price on shares of Shopify Inc (US) from $82.00 to $92.00 and gave the company a buy rating in... 
 

Shopify Inc (US) (SHOP) Earns “Outperform” Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG

Credit Suisse Group AG restated their outperform rating on shares of Shopify Inc (US) (NYSE:SHOP) (TSE:SH) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. They currently have a $95.00 target price on the software maker’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc raised their price target on shares of Shopify Inc (US) from $48.00 to $69.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Thursday, February 16th. Vetr cut shares of Shopify Inc (US) from a hold... 
 

Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Tuesday morning. They currently have $131.00 price objective on the network technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Palo Alto Networks allows firms, service providers and government bodies to impose tighter security measures through its network security platform. Revenue growth seems to be steady, aided by strength across all its geographical regions and business segments. Also,... 
 

TFS Financial Co. (TFSL) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.13

TFS Financial Co. (NASDAQ:TFSL) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 25th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 9th will be given a dividend of 0.125 per share by the bank on Friday, June 23rd. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.12%. TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) traded down 0.25% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $15.97. 4,180 shares of the stock were exchanged. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.43 billion, a PE ratio of 53.23 and a beta of 0.56. The company has a 50-day... 
 

JMP Securities Begins Coverage on Cloudera (CLDR)

JMP Securities started coverage on shares of Cloudera (NASDAQ:CLDR) in a report issued on Tuesday. The firm issued a market perform rating on the stock. Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Stifel Nicolaus initiated coverage on shares of Cloudera in a research note on Tuesday. They issued a buy rating and a $24.00 price target on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG initiated coverage on shares of Cloudera in a research note on Tuesday. They issued a buy rating and a $25.00 price target on the stock. Citigroup Inc... 
 

Raymond James Financial, Inc. Begins Coverage on Cloudera (CLDR)

Raymond James Financial, Inc. started coverage on shares of Cloudera (NASDAQ:CLDR) in a report released on Tuesday morning. The brokerage issued an outperform rating and a $23.00 price target on the stock. Several other research analysts have also weighed in on CLDR. Stifel Nicolaus began coverage on Cloudera in a research report on Tuesday. They issued a buy rating and a $24.00 target price on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG began coverage on Cloudera in a research report on Tuesday. They issued a buy rating and a $25.00 target price on the stock.... 
 

Five Below Inc (FIVE) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Five Below Inc (NASDAQ:FIVE) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Tuesday. The firm currently has $59.00 target price on the specialty retailer’s stock. According to Zacks, “Five Below, Inc. is a specialty value retailer offering merchandise for teen and pre-teen customers in the United States. The Company offers products all priced at $5 and below, including select brands and licensed merchandise across a range of categories, which it refers to as worlds:... 
 

ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc. (ZIOP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc. (NASDAQ:ZIOP) have been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the six research firms that are presently covering the stock. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $14.00. Several equities research analysts have issued reports on ZIOP shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of ZIOPHARM Oncology from a “sell”... 
 

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc (EGLE) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc (NASDAQ:EGLE) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Eagle Bulk Shipping is the largest U.S. based owner of Handymax dry bulk vessels. Handymax dry bulk vessels range in size from 35,000 to 60,000 deadweight tons, or dwt, and transport a broad range of major and minor bulk cargoes, including iron ore, coal, grain, cement and fertilizer, along worldwide shipping routes. “ Separately, Seaport Global Securities restated... 
 

Amdocs Limited (DOX) Cut to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Amdocs Limited (NASDAQ:DOX) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Amdocs reported relatively healthy second-quarter fiscal 2017 results with modest year-over-year improvement in revenues and earnings that beat the respective Zacks Consensus Estimates. Amdocs further aims to improve its revenues with an innovative product portfolio. With a diligent execution of operational plans, Amdocs has outperformed the industry in the last three months.... 
 

Faurecia (FURCY) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Faurecia (NASDAQ:FURCY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Faurecia SA engages in the manufacturing and supply of automotive components. It operating business segments consists of Faurecia Automotive Seating, Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies, Faurecia Interior Systems and Faurecia Automotive Exteriors. Faurecia Automotive Seating segment involves in the design of vehicle seats, manufacture... 
 

Opko Health Inc. (OPK) CEO Acquires $771,600.00 in Stock

Opko Health Inc. (NASDAQ:OPK) CEO Phillip Md Et Al Frost purchased 120,000 shares of Opko Health stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 22nd. The shares were bought at an average price of $6.43 per share, for a total transaction of $771,600.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 3,068,951 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $19,733,354.93. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Phillip Md Et... 
 

Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Thermon Group Holdings Inc (THR) Cut by Jefferies Group

Thermon Group Holdings Inc (NYSE:THR) – Equities researchers at Jefferies Group cut their Q1 2018 earnings estimates for Thermon Group Holdings in a report issued on Thursday. Jefferies Group analyst B. Bohra now forecasts that the technology company will earn $0.07 per share for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of $0.12. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Thermon Group Holdings’ Q2 2018 earnings at $0.11 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.17 EPS and Q4 2018 earnings at $0.13 EPS. Separately, BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed... 
 

Insider Selling: Echostar Co. (SATS) Insider Sells $873,691.75 in Stock

Echostar Co. (NASDAQ:SATS) insider Pradman P. Kaul sold 14,999 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, May 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $58.25, for a total transaction of $873,691.75. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 4,999 shares in the company, valued at approximately $291,191.75. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Pradman P. Kaul also recently made the following... 
 

Analysts Expect American States Water Co (AWR) to Announce $0.45 Earnings Per Share

Shares of American States Water Co (NYSE:AWR) have received a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the four brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation. Brokers have set a 1 year consensus price objective of $41.00 for the company and are forecasting that the company will post $0.45 EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned American States Water an industry rank of 107 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related... 
 

Swiss National Bank Boosts Stake in XPO Logistics Inc (XPO)

Swiss National Bank raised its position in shares of XPO Logistics Inc (NYSE:XPO) by 1.3% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 183,414 shares of the transportation company’s stock after buying an additional 2,300 shares during the period. Swiss National Bank’s holdings in XPO Logistics were worth $8,784,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Advisors Asset Management Inc. boosted its... 
 

Swiss National Bank Buys 900 Shares of Energen Co. (EGN)

Swiss National Bank raised its position in shares of Energen Co. (NYSE:EGN) by 0.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 160,400 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock after buying an additional 900 shares during the period. Swiss National Bank’s holdings in Energen were worth $8,732,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of EGN. Deroy & Devereaux... 
 
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