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Equities Analysts Set Expectations for 3M Co’s Q1 2019 Earnings (MMM)

Equities Analysts Set Expectations for 3M Co’s Q1 2019 Earnings (MMM)

3M Co (NYSE:MMM) – Equities research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group issued their Q1 2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for 3M in a report released on Monday, March 18th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst L. Alexander... 
Heidrick & Struggles International (HSII) and BG Staffing (BGSF) Head-To-Head Comparison

Heidrick & Struggles International (HSII) and BG Staffing (BGSF) Head-To-Head Comparison

Heidrick & Struggles International (NASDAQ:HSII) and BG Staffing (NASDAQ:BGSF) are both small-cap business services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their... 
HeidelbergCement (HLBZF) versus Masco (MAS) Financial Analysis

HeidelbergCement (HLBZF) versus Masco (MAS) Financial Analysis

Masco (NYSE:MAS) and HeidelbergCement (OTCMKTS:HLBZF) are both construction companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, valuation, risk, profitability,... 
Mears Group (MER) Given Buy Rating at Liberum Capital

Mears Group (MER) Given Buy Rating at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reiterated their buy rating on shares of Mears Group (LON:MER) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. Separately, Peel Hunt reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Mears Group in a research report on Monday,... 
Head-To-Head Review: Gamida Cell (GMDA) and The Competition

Head-To-Head Review: Gamida Cell (GMDA) and The Competition

Gamida Cell (NASDAQ: GMDA) is one of 114 public companies in the “Biological products, except diagnostic” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers? We will compare Gamida Cell to similar companies based on the strength... 
Worldpay Inc (WP) Stake Lifted by Captrust Financial Advisors

Worldpay Inc (WP) Stake Lifted by Captrust Financial Advisors

Captrust Financial Advisors raised its position in Worldpay Inc (NYSE:WP) by 399.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 559 shares of the business services provider’s stock... 
Captrust Financial Advisors Has $45,000 Position in Aramark (ARMK)

Captrust Financial Advisors Has $45,000 Position in Aramark (ARMK)

Captrust Financial Advisors reduced its holdings in Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) by 64.6% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 1,561 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,852... 
Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. Acquires 38,780 Shares of Jounce Therapeutics Inc (JNCE)

Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. Acquires 38,780 Shares of Jounce Therapeutics Inc (JNCE)

Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. raised its holdings in shares of Jounce Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:JNCE) by 29.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange... 
22,025 Shares in Colfax Corp (CFX) Purchased by Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd.

22,025 Shares in Colfax Corp (CFX) Purchased by Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd.

Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Colfax Corp (NYSE:CFX) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor acquired 22,025 shares of the industrial... 
Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. Takes $499,000 Position in Cronos Group Inc (CRON)

Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. Takes $499,000 Position in Cronos Group Inc (CRON)

Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. acquired a new stake in shares of Cronos Group Inc (NASDAQ:CRON) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund... 
Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. Has $522,000 Holdings in Weis Markets, Inc. (WMK)

Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. Has $522,000 Holdings in Weis Markets, Inc. (WMK)

Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. cut its stake in shares of Weis Markets, Inc. (NYSE:WMK) by 7.6% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Benefitfocus Inc (BNFT) to Announce -$0.19 Earnings Per Share

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Benefitfocus Inc (BNFT) to Announce -$0.19 Earnings Per Share

Brokerages expect Benefitfocus Inc (NASDAQ:BNFT) to report earnings of ($0.19) per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Three analysts have provided estimates for Benefitfocus’ earnings. The lowest EPS estimate... 
First Trust Advisors LP Has $2.02 Million Holdings in Lithia Motors Inc (LAD)

First Trust Advisors LP Has $2.02 Million Holdings in Lithia Motors Inc (LAD)

First Trust Advisors LP trimmed its holdings in shares of Lithia Motors Inc (NYSE:LAD) by 21.4% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 26,515... 
Walt Disney Co (DIS) Stake Increased by First National Trust Co

Walt Disney Co (DIS) Stake Increased by First National Trust Co

First National Trust Co lifted its stake in shares of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) by 14.3% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 74,982 shares... 
Chemical Bank Has $6.28 Million Position in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

Chemical Bank Has $6.28 Million Position in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

Chemical Bank decreased its holdings in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) by 1.1% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 132,574 shares of the company’s... 
Retail Opportunity Investments Corp (ROIC) Stake Lessened by Barclays PLC

Retail Opportunity Investments Corp (ROIC) Stake Lessened by Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC trimmed its position in Retail Opportunity Investments Corp (NASDAQ:ROIC) by 9.9% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The... 
Kering (KER) Given a €580.00 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group

Kering (KER) Given a €580.00 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group set a €580.00 ($674.42) price target on Kering (EPA:KER) in a research report report published on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Several other analysts have also recently issued... 
Baker Avenue Asset Management LP Increases Holdings in General Motors (GM)

Baker Avenue Asset Management LP Increases Holdings in General Motors (GM)

Baker Avenue Asset Management LP raised its holdings in shares of General Motors (NYSE:GM) (TSE:GMM.U) by 30.6% in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 150,362 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock after... 
Baker Avenue Asset Management LP Purchases 4,643 Shares of SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF (CWB)

Baker Avenue Asset Management LP Purchases 4,643 Shares of SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF (CWB)

Baker Avenue Asset Management LP grew its position in shares of SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF (NYSEARCA:CWB) by 3.0% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities... 
Barclays PLC Acquires 9,420 Shares of Nexstar Media Group Inc (NXST)

Barclays PLC Acquires 9,420 Shares of Nexstar Media Group Inc (NXST)

Barclays PLC raised its holdings in Nexstar Media Group Inc (NASDAQ:NXST) by 26.9% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 44,396 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 9,420 shares... 
Endologix, Inc. (ELGX) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Endologix, Inc. (ELGX) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Endologix, Inc. (NASDAQ:ELGX) has been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the eight brokerages that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Two equities research analysts have rated... 
Bain Capital Public Equity Management II LLC Invests $1.49 Million in Ingersoll-Rand PLC (IR)

Bain Capital Public Equity Management II LLC Invests $1.49 Million in Ingersoll-Rand PLC (IR)

Bain Capital Public Equity Management II LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Ingersoll-Rand PLC (NYSE:IR) during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 16,328 shares... 
Schwab International Equity ETF (SCHF) Holdings Lifted by Arete Wealth Advisors LLC

Schwab International Equity ETF (SCHF) Holdings Lifted by Arete Wealth Advisors LLC

Arete Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Schwab International Equity ETF (NYSEARCA:SCHF) by 14.2% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 14,293 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing... 
Arete Wealth Advisors LLC Sells 2,646 Shares of Blackrock Health Sciences Trust (BME)

Arete Wealth Advisors LLC Sells 2,646 Shares of Blackrock Health Sciences Trust (BME)

Arete Wealth Advisors LLC lowered its holdings in shares of Blackrock Health Sciences Trust (NYSE:BME) by 20.7% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission... 
Arete Wealth Advisors LLC Buys New Stake in Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC)

Arete Wealth Advisors LLC Buys New Stake in Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC)

Arete Wealth Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor acquired 4,091 shares of the financial services... 
Insider Selling: Essex Property Trust Inc (ESS) Director Sells 2,838 Shares of Stock

Insider Selling: Essex Property Trust Inc (ESS) Director Sells 2,838 Shares of Stock

Essex Property Trust Inc (NYSE:ESS) Director Janice L. Sears sold 2,838 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $289.27, for a total transaction... 
AMETEK, Inc. (AME) Position Increased by American International Group Inc.

AMETEK, Inc. (AME) Position Increased by American International Group Inc.

American International Group Inc. increased its holdings in shares of AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) by 17.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned... 
Cantor Fitzgerald Lowers RA Medical Systems (RMED) Price Target to $11.00

Cantor Fitzgerald Lowers RA Medical Systems (RMED) Price Target to $11.00

RA Medical Systems (NYSE:RMED) had its price objective reduced by equities research analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald from $21.00 to $11.00 in a report issued on Monday, The Fly reports. The brokerage presently has an “overweight”... 
Western Asset Mortgage Capital (WMC) Earns Market Perform Rating from Analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Western Asset Mortgage Capital (WMC) Earns Market Perform Rating from Analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods started coverage on shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital (NYSE:WMC) in a research note released on Sunday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm issued a market perform rating and a $10.50 price... 
Aspen Technology (AZPN) Given Neutral Rating at Wedbush

Aspen Technology (AZPN) Given Neutral Rating at Wedbush

Aspen Technology (NASDAQ:AZPN)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Wedbush in a report issued on Monday. They currently have a $104.00 price target on the technology company’s... 
Minerals Technologies (MTX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Minerals Technologies (MTX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday. According to Zacks, “Minerals Technologies Inc. is a resource-... 
Retail Properties of America (RPAI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Retail Properties of America (RPAI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Retail Properties of America (NYSE:RPAI) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday morning. According to Zacks, “Retail Properties of America,... 
Speedy Hire (SDY) Receives “Buy” Rating from Liberum Capital

Speedy Hire (SDY) Receives “Buy” Rating from Liberum Capital

Speedy Hire (LON:SDY)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities research analysts at Liberum Capital in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. Separately, Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “buy” rating... 
SEI Investments (SEIC) Lifted to “Sell” at BidaskClub

SEI Investments (SEIC) Lifted to “Sell” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of SEI Investments (NASDAQ:SEIC) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Saturday. Several other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company.... 
Viewray (VRAY) Downgraded to Hold at BidaskClub

Viewray (VRAY) Downgraded to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Viewray (NASDAQ:VRAY) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday morning. A number of other analysts have also weighed in on VRAY. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated... 
Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Synthorx (THOR) to Buy

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Synthorx (THOR) to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Synthorx (NASDAQ:THOR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Saturday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $20.00 price target on the medical instruments... 
Analyzing Encore Capital Group (ECPG) and Its Rivals

Analyzing Encore Capital Group (ECPG) and Its Rivals

Encore Capital Group (NASDAQ: ECPG) is one of 6 public companies in the “Short-term business credit” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Encore Capital Group to similar businesses based on the... 
Comparing Millicom International Cellular (TIGO) and Its Peers

Comparing Millicom International Cellular (TIGO) and Its Peers

Millicom International Cellular (NASDAQ: TIGO) is one of 21 publicly-traded companies in the “Radiotelephone communication” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Millicom International... 
Princeton Capital (PIAC) vs. Federal Agricultural Mortgage (AGM) Head-To-Head Comparison

Princeton Capital (PIAC) vs. Federal Agricultural Mortgage (AGM) Head-To-Head Comparison

Federal Agricultural Mortgage (NYSE:AGM) and Princeton Capital (OTCMKTS:PIAC) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations,... 
Wishbone Gold (WSBN)  Shares Down 8.2%

Wishbone Gold (WSBN) Shares Down 8.2%

Wishbone Gold PLC (LON:WSBN) shares dropped 8.2% on Monday . The company traded as low as GBX 0.10 ($0.00) and last traded at GBX 0.10 ($0.00). Approximately 9,331,882 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 877%... 
Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity

Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity

Edwards Lifesciences (NYSE:EW)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a report issued on Monday, MarketBeat.com reports. They currently have a $215.00 target... 
Morgan Stanley Upgrades Rolls-Royce (RR) to “Overweight”

Morgan Stanley Upgrades Rolls-Royce (RR) to “Overweight”

Rolls-Royce (LON:RR) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Morgan Stanley to an “overweight” rating in a research note issued on Monday. The firm presently has a GBX 1,100 ($14.37) price objective on the stock,... 
Shore Capital Reiterates “Not Rated” Rating for Smart Metering Systems (SMS)

Shore Capital Reiterates “Not Rated” Rating for Smart Metering Systems (SMS)

Smart Metering Systems (LON:SMS)‘s stock had its “not rated” rating reiterated by analysts at Shore Capital in a note issued to investors on Monday. Separately, Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating on shares... 
Microsaic Systems (MSYS) Stock Price Up 13.6%

Microsaic Systems (MSYS) Stock Price Up 13.6%

Microsaic Systems PLC (LON:MSYS) shares rose 13.6% during trading on Monday . The company traded as high as GBX 1.37 ($0.02) and last traded at GBX 1.25 ($0.02). Approximately 930,272 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an... 
GCI Liberty (GLIBA) versus Its Peers Financial Review

GCI Liberty (GLIBA) versus Its Peers Financial Review

GCI Liberty (NASDAQ: GLIBA) is one of 75 publicly-traded companies in the “Telephone communication, except radio” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare GCI Liberty to similar businesses based... 
Oilex (OEX) Stock Price Up 11.8%

Oilex (OEX) Stock Price Up 11.8%

Shares of Oilex Ltd. (LON:OEX) rose 11.8% during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as GBX 0.29 ($0.00) and last traded at GBX 0.29 ($0.00). Approximately 24,289,924 shares were traded during trading, an increase... 
PennyMac Financial Services Inc (PFSI) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

PennyMac Financial Services Inc (PFSI) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

PennyMac Financial Services Inc (NYSE:PFSI) saw a significant growth in short interest in February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 926,577 shares, a growth of 43.1% from the February 15th total of 647,402... 
GMS Inc (GMS) Short Interest Down 32.7% in February

GMS Inc (GMS) Short Interest Down 32.7% in February

GMS Inc (NYSE:GMS) saw a significant decrease in short interest in the month of February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 1,372,934 shares, a decrease of 32.7% from the February 15th total of 2,039,946 shares.... 
Selecta Biosciences (SELB) Trading Down 17.6% After Analyst Downgrade

Selecta Biosciences (SELB) Trading Down 17.6% After Analyst Downgrade

Selecta Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:SELB) shares fell 17.6% during mid-day trading on Tuesday after Canaccord Genuity lowered their price target on the stock from $25.00 to $13.00. Canaccord Genuity currently has a buy rating on the stock.... 
Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) (TSE:YRI) was the target of a significant decline in short interest in the month of February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 4,725,386 shares, a decline of 39.7% from the February...