NexPoint Residential Trust (NXRT) Boosted at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of NexPoint Residential Trust (NYSE:NXRT) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Saturday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $38.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock.

According to Zacks, “NexPoint Residential Trust, Inc. is engaged in acquiring, owning, operating and selectively developing multifamily properties. It operates primarily in the Southeastern United States and Texas. NexPoint Residential Trust, Inc. is based in Dallas, United States. “

Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. B. Riley raised their price target on shares of NexPoint Residential Trust …

DZ Bank Reaffirms “Purchase” Rating for Hugo Boss (BOSS)

DZ Bank reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Hugo Boss (ETR:BOSS) in a report published on Monday, October 22nd.

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. HSBC set a €86.00 ($100.00) target price on Hugo Boss and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 5th. Hauck & Aufhaeuser set a €82.00 ($95.35) price target on shares of Hugo Boss and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Friday, September 21st. Deutsche Bank set a €87.00 ($101.16) price target on shares of Hugo …

Spartan Motors Inc (SPAR) Director Purchase $146,200.00 in Shares

Spartan Motors Inc (NASDAQ:SPAR) Director Dominic A. Romeo purchased 20,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, November 5th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $7.31 per share, for a total transaction of $146,200.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 24,130 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $176,390.30. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Shares of SPAR stock traded up $0.90 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $8.52. The company had a trading volume of 20,396 shares, compared to its average …

Brokers Issued Awaitations for AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.’s FY2018 Revenue (AMAG)

AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAG) – Stock analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies lifted their FY2018 EPS estimates for AMAG Pharmaceuticals in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, November 1st. Piper Jaffray Companies analyst C. Raymond now forecasts that the specialty pharmaceutical company will earn ($2.07) per share for the year, up from their previous forecast of ($3.95). Piper Jaffray Companies also issued estimates for AMAG Pharmaceuticals’ Q4 2018 earnings at ($0.79) EPS, Q1 2019 earnings at ($1.06) EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at ($1.08) EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at ($1.05) EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at ($1.04) EPS, FY2019 earnings at …

Tile Shop (TTS) Target Price Boosted to $6.00

Tile Shop (NASDAQ:TTS) had its target price boosted by Telsey Advisory Group from $5.50 to $6.00 in a research note published on Friday, October 19th, MarketBeat Ratings reports. They currently have an underperform rating on the stock.

A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on TTS. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Tile Shop from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Saturday, June 30th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Tile Shop from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research report on Monday, July 2nd. Stifel Nicolaus increased their price objective …

Commscope (COMM) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Revenue on Thursday

Commscope (NASDAQ:COMM) is scheduled to issue its quarterly earnings data before the market opens on Thursday, November 8th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.63 per share for the quarter. Parties that wish to register for the company’s conference call can do so using this link.

COMM stock opened at $24.57 on Tuesday. Commscope has a fifty-two week low of $23.14 and a fifty-two week high of $41.60. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.57, a quick ratio of 2.16 and a current ratio of 2.77. The company has a market cap of $4.74 billion, a P/E …

APR Coin (APR) Price Reaches $0.0807

APR Coin (CURRENCY:APR) traded up 9.6% against the dollar during the one day period ending at 11:00 AM Eastern on November 6th. One APR Coin coin can now be purchased for $0.0807 or 0.00001254 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges including BiteBTC, CryptoBridge, TOPBTC and CoinExchange. APR Coin has a market cap of $377,722.00 and approximately $11,991.00 worth of APR Coin was traded on exchanges in the last day. Over the last seven days, APR Coin has traded 17.6% higher against the dollar.

Here is how other cryptocurrencies have performed over the last day:

Sentinel Protocol (UPP) traded 0.3% higher against …

James George Robinson Bought 7,000 Shares of Nymox Pharmaceutical Corp (NYMX) Shares

Nymox Pharmaceutical Corp (NASDAQ:NYMX) Director James George Robinson bought 7,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 2nd. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $1.98 per share, for a total transaction of $13,860.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 3,204,350 shares in the company, valued at $6,344,613. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

James George Robinson also recently made the following trade(s):

On Wednesday, October 31st, James George Robinson bought 12,000 shares of Nymox Pharmaceutical stock. The …

Pareto Network Traded Low 15.9% Over Last 7 Days (PARETO)

Pareto Network (CURRENCY:PARETO) traded 0.2% higher against the US dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 11:00 AM E.T. on November 6th. One Pareto Network token can currently be purchased for about $0.0045 or 0.00000070 BTC on popular exchanges including IDEX, Kucoin and DDEX. During the last week, Pareto Network has traded 15.9% lower against the US dollar. Pareto Network has a total market capitalization of $1.21 million and $2,741.00 worth of Pareto Network was traded on exchanges in the last day.

Here’s how similar cryptocurrencies have performed during the last day:

XRP (XRP) traded up 10.5% against the dollar …

China Ceramics (CCCL) and OLYMPUS Corp/S (OCPNY) Head to Head Contrast

China Ceramics (NASDAQ:CCCL) and OLYMPUS Corp/S (OTCMKTS:OCPNY) are both construction companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership and dividends.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for China Ceramics and OLYMPUS Corp/S, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Volatility & Risk

China Ceramics has a beta of 0.58, meaning that its stock price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, OLYMPUS Corp/S has a beta of 0.94, meaning that its stock price is 6% less volatile than the …

Analysts Await Quorum Health Corp (QHC) Will Post Revenue of -$0.19 Per Share

Equities analysts expect Quorum Health Corp (NYSE:QHC) to announce ($0.19) earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have provided estimates for Quorum Health’s earnings. Quorum Health reported earnings of ($0.58) per share in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year over year growth rate of 67.2%. The firm is expected to announce its next quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, November 6th.

On average, analysts expect that Quorum Health will report full year earnings of ($1.49) per share for the current fiscal year. For the …

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (MDRX) Lowered by BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (NASDAQ:MDRX) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Saturday.

A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Cantor Fitzgerald reissued a buy rating and issued a $17.00 price objective on shares of Allscripts Healthcare Solutions in a research note on Thursday, August 2nd. ValuEngine cut shares of Allscripts Healthcare Solutions from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Friday, July 20th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Allscripts Healthcare Solutions from a hold rating to a sell …

Critical Analysis: CBS (CBS.A) vs. Liberty Media Formula One Series A (FWONA)

CBS (NYSE:CBS.A) and Liberty Media Formula One Series A (NASDAQ:FWONA) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, valuation and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares CBS and Liberty Media Formula One Series A’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Liberty Media Formula One Series A has lower revenue, but higher earnings than CBS.

Risk and Volatility

CBS has a beta of 1.05, indicating that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P …

SANDS CHINA Ltd/ADR (SCHYY) Received Consensus Rating of “Purchase” by Analysts

SANDS CHINA Ltd/ADR (OTCMKTS:SCHYY) has been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the five ratings firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and three have assigned a buy recommendation to the company.

Several research analysts have commented on the company. Goldman Sachs Group raised SANDS CHINA Ltd/ADR from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, September 21st. Morgan Stanley raised SANDS CHINA Ltd/ADR from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October …

Zacks: Brokerages Await Finisar Co. (FNSR) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $327.84 Million

Analysts expect Finisar Co. (NASDAQ:FNSR) to post sales of $327.84 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Seven analysts have made estimates for Finisar’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $325.00 million and the highest estimate coming in at $335.00 million. Finisar reported sales of $332.21 million during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a negative year-over-year growth rate of 1.3%. The business is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Thursday, December 6th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Finisar will report full year sales of $1.34 billion for the …

Stifel Nicolaus Lifted Paypal (PYPL) Target Price to $108.00

Paypal (NASDAQ:PYPL) had its price target lifted by Stifel Nicolaus to $108.00 in a report published on Friday, October 19th, The Fly reports. Stifel Nicolaus currently has a buy rating on the credit services provider’s stock.

PYPL has been the topic of a number of other reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Paypal from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $100.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 24th. BidaskClub lowered shares of Paypal from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 2nd. …

10,000 Shares in Elanco Animal Health (NASDAQ:ELAN) Obtained by First Manhattan Co.

First Manhattan Co. purchased a new position in shares of Elanco Animal Health (NASDAQ:ELAN) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 10,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $348,000.

Shares of Elanco Animal Health stock opened at $33.24 on Tuesday. Elanco Animal Health has a twelve month low of $30.10 and a twelve month high of $37.61.

In other Elanco Animal Health news, Director Lawrence Erik Kurzius bought 10,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, September 24th. The shares were acquired at …

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD Purchase $250,000 Holding in Teradata Co. (NYSE:TDC)

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD acquired a new position in shares of Teradata Co. (NYSE:TDC) in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 6,639 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $250,000.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Contravisory Investment Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Teradata by 924.9% in the third quarter. Contravisory Investment Management Inc. now owns 3,628 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $137,000 after acquiring an additional 3,274 …

FY2018 EPS Estimates for American Water Works Company Inc Grow by Northcoast Research (AWK)

American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) – Research analysts at Northcoast Research upped their FY2018 EPS estimates for shares of American Water Works in a research report issued on Friday, November 2nd. Northcoast Research analyst A. Cohen now expects that the utilities provider will post earnings per share of $3.33 for the year, up from their previous estimate of $3.30. Northcoast Research also issued estimates for American Water Works’ Q4 2018 earnings at $0.71 EPS, Q1 2019 earnings at $0.63 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $0.89 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $1.18 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at $0.81 EPS and …

State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D Reduced Stake in Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA)

State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D reduced its stake in shares of Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA) by 5.3% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 35,500 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after selling 2,000 shares during the period. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D owned approximately 0.06% of Ulta Beauty worth $10,015,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Huntington National Bank increased its position in shares of Ulta …

Cadence Capital Management LLC Sold 38,964 Shares of American International Group Inc (AIG)

Cadence Capital Management LLC lessened its stake in shares of American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG) by 38.9% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 61,279 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 38,964 shares during the period. Cadence Capital Management LLC’s holdings in American International Group were worth $3,262,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the business. Zions Bancorporation bought a new position in American International Group …

United Services Automobile Association Has $1.19 Million Holding in Parsley Energy Inc (NYSE:PE)

United Services Automobile Association lifted its stake in shares of Parsley Energy Inc (NYSE:PE) by 7.3% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 39,380 shares of the oil and natural gas company’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,683 shares during the period. United Services Automobile Association’s holdings in Parsley Energy were worth $1,192,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of PE. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. lifted its position in Parsley Energy by 487.2% during the second …

Brokerages Await Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) to Post $0.37 Revenue Per Share

Equities research analysts expect Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK) to post $0.37 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have made estimates for Star Bulk Carriers’ earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.38 and the lowest is $0.34. Star Bulk Carriers posted earnings per share of ($0.08) in the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate of 562.5%. The company is expected to report its next earnings report on Monday, November 19th.

On average, analysts expect that Star Bulk Carriers will report full year earnings of $1.29 per share …

Weibo (WB) Received New $90.00 Target Price at Jefferies Financial Group

Weibo (NASDAQ:WB) had its price target reduced by Jefferies Financial Group to $90.00 in a research report report published on Monday morning, The Fly reports. They currently have a buy rating on the information services provider’s stock.

A number of other research firms have also recently commented on WB. Zacks Investment Research cut Weibo from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Sunday, July 15th. Barclays reiterated a buy rating and set a $130.00 target price (down from $150.00) on shares of Weibo in a research note on Sunday, July 29th. ValuEngine cut Weibo from …

Beacon Investment Advisory Services Inc. Reduced Stake in PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP)

Beacon Investment Advisory Services Inc. reduced its stake in shares of PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) by 3.1% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 57,863 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,834 shares during the period. Beacon Investment Advisory Services Inc.’s holdings in PepsiCo were worth $6,300,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of PEP. WP Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of PepsiCo in the second quarter worth approximately $118,000. Well Done LLC …

Gulf Island Fabrication (GIFI) Issued to Announce Quarterly Revenue on Thursday

Gulf Island Fabrication (NASDAQ:GIFI) is set to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, November 8th.

Gulf Island Fabrication (NASDAQ:GIFI) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August 10th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.39) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.09) by ($0.30). Gulf Island Fabrication had a negative return on equity of 11.13% and a negative net margin of 16.83%. The business had revenue of $54.01 million for the quarter.

Shares of NASDAQ GIFI opened at $8.85 on Tuesday. Gulf Island Fabrication has a 12 month low of …

Nisa Investment Advisors LLC Has $6.58 Million Holding in Rockwell Automation (ROK)

Nisa Investment Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) by 6.7% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 35,102 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,189 shares during the period. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in Rockwell Automation were worth $6,582,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of ROK. Centaurus Financial Inc. purchased a new stake in Rockwell Automation during the second quarter valued at approximately $103,000. …

Sophos Group (SOPH) Shares Rating Restated by Shore Capital

Shore Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Sophos Group (LON:SOPH) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning.

A number of other analysts also recently weighed in on SOPH. Deutsche Bank decreased their target price on shares of Sophos Group from GBX 700 ($9.15) to GBX 630 ($8.23) and set a buy rating for the company in a research report on Friday, July 13th. Numis Securities raised shares of Sophos Group to an add rating in a research report on Monday, July 30th. Credit Suisse Group reduced their price objective on shares of Sophos Group from …

Loop Capital Analysts Set Sprouts Farmers Market (SFM) a $29.00 Target Price

Loop Capital set a $29.00 price objective on Sprouts Farmers Market (NASDAQ:SFM) in a report published on Monday morning, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the stock.

Several other research firms have also weighed in on SFM. TheStreet upgraded shares of Sprouts Farmers Market from a c+ rating to a b rating in a research note on Monday, August 6th. UBS Group increased their price objective on shares of Sprouts Farmers Market from $28.00 to $33.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Monday, September 10th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded …

PRA Health Sciences (PRAH) Received New $120.00 Target Price at SunTrust Banks

PRA Health Sciences (NASDAQ:PRAH) had its price target lifted by SunTrust Banks to $120.00 in a research report report published on Monday, The Fly reports. The firm currently has a buy rating on the medical research company’s stock.

A number of other equities analysts have also issued reports on PRAH. BidaskClub lowered shares of PRA Health Sciences from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 8th. Barclays upped their target price on shares of PRA Health Sciences from $100.00 to $115.00 and gave the stock an overweight rating in a research report on …

Dova Pharmaceuticals (DOVA) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Revenue on Thursday

Dova Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DOVA) is scheduled to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, November 8th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of ($0.82) per share for the quarter.

Dova Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DOVA) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 9th. The company reported ($0.70) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.63) by ($0.07). The firm had revenue of $4.58 million during the quarter. On average, analysts expect Dova Pharmaceuticals to post $-3 EPS for the current fiscal year and $-2 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of NASDAQ DOVA …

-$0.19 Revenue Per Share A nticipated for Curis, Inc. (CRIS) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts expect that Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRIS) will announce earnings per share of ($0.30) for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Curis’ earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.15) and the lowest estimate coming in at ($0.45). Curis reported earnings of ($0.25) per share during the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year over year growth rate of 20%. The firm is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March 14th.

On average, analysts expect that Curis will report full year earnings of ($1.18) per …

CyrusOne Inc A nticipated to Post Q4 2018 Revenue of $0.80 Per Share (CONE)

CyrusOne Inc (NASDAQ:CONE) – Equities researchers at William Blair lowered their Q4 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of CyrusOne in a research report issued on Wednesday, October 31st. William Blair analyst J. Breen now forecasts that the real estate investment trust will post earnings of $0.80 per share for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of $0.83.

CyrusOne (NASDAQ:CONE) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 30th. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.43) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.80 by ($1.23). CyrusOne had a net margin of 14.07% and …

Q1 2019 EPS Estimates for PerkinElmer, Inc. Grow by Analyst (PKI)

PerkinElmer, Inc. (NYSE:PKI) – Research analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies boosted their Q1 2019 earnings per share estimates for shares of PerkinElmer in a research note issued on Wednesday, October 31st. Piper Jaffray Companies analyst W. Quirk now forecasts that the medical research company will post earnings of $0.72 per share for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $0.70.

PerkinElmer (NYSE:PKI) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 31st. The medical research company reported $0.90 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.92 by ($0.02). The company had revenue of $674.30 …

William Blair Analysts Reduce Revenue Estimates for Floor & Decor Stake Inc (FND)

Floor & Decor Holdings Inc (NYSE:FND) – Stock analysts at William Blair decreased their Q4 2018 EPS estimates for Floor & Decor in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday, November 1st. William Blair analyst D. Hofkin now expects that the company will earn $0.19 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.21. William Blair currently has a “Outperform” rating on the stock. William Blair also issued estimates for Floor & Decor’s Q1 2019 earnings at $0.27 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $0.30 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.29 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings …

Mosenergo (AOMOY) against American Power Group (APGI) Head to Head Review

Mosenergo (OTCMKTS:AOMOY) and American Power Group (OTCMKTS:APGI) are both small-cap utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and profitability.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Mosenergo and American Power Group, as reported by MarketBeat.

Dividends

Mosenergo pays an annual dividend of $0.10 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.7%. American Power Group does not pay a dividend.

Risk and Volatility

Mosenergo has a beta of 1.28, indicating that its stock price is 28% …

State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D Has $8.16 Million Holding in Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE)

State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D reduced its stake in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE) by 47.4% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 500,000 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 450,000 shares during the period. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D’s holdings in Hewlett Packard Enterprise were worth $8,155,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Summit Trail Advisors LLC grew its holdings in Hewlett Packard Enterprise …

Ingersoll-Rand PLC (IR) Holding Grow by Nisa Investment Advisors LLC

Nisa Investment Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of Ingersoll-Rand PLC (NYSE:IR) by 2.9% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 63,115 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,800 shares during the period. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in Ingersoll-Rand were worth $6,457,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of IR. BlackRock Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Ingersoll-Rand by 0.9% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 18,123,653 shares …

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD Purchase $301,000 Holding in Vanguard Mid-Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:VO)

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD acquired a new stake in Vanguard Mid-Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:VO) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 1,837 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $301,000.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Bank of America Corp DE grew its holdings in Vanguard Mid-Cap ETF by 2.5% in the second quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 8,448,589 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,331,835,000 after purchasing …

MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd Purchase $1.31 Million Holding in American Financial Group Inc (AFG)

MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd acquired a new position in shares of American Financial Group Inc (NYSE:AFG) in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 11,781 shares of the insurance provider’s stock, valued at approximately $1,307,000.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. BerganKDV Wealth Management LLC purchased a new stake in American Financial Group in the second quarter worth about $110,000. Cerebellum GP LLC grew its holdings in American Financial Group by 62.3% in the second quarter. Cerebellum GP …

First Manhattan Co. Has $241,000 Holding in Nuvectra Corp (NASDAQ:NVTR)

First Manhattan Co. lifted its stake in shares of Nuvectra Corp (NASDAQ:NVTR) by 120.0% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 11,000 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 6,000 shares during the period. First Manhattan Co. owned approximately 0.08% of Nuvectra worth $241,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY bought a new stake in Nuvectra in the second quarter worth $105,000. MetLife Investment Advisors LLC …

Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL) to Post Q2 2019 Revenue of $1.10 Per Share, Jefferies Financial Group Forecasts

Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) – Equities research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group increased their Q2 2019 EPS estimates for shares of Whiting Petroleum in a research note issued on Thursday, November 1st. Jefferies Financial Group analyst M. Lear now forecasts that the oil and gas exploration company will post earnings per share of $1.10 for the quarter, up from their prior forecast of $0.92. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for Whiting Petroleum’s Q3 2019 earnings at $0.53 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $3.86 EPS, Q2 2020 earnings at $0.61 EPS and Q3 2020 earnings at $0.63 EPS.

A number of …

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCLH) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Revenue on Thursday

Norwegian Cruise Line (NASDAQ:NCLH) will announce its earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, November 8th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $2.21 per share for the quarter. Norwegian Cruise Line has set its Q3 guidance at ~$2.20 EPS and its FY18 guidance at ~$4.85 EPS.Investors that are interested in registering for the company’s conference call can do so using this link.

Norwegian Cruise Line (NASDAQ:NCLH) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 9th. The company reported $1.21 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.18. The company …

AerCap Stake (NYSE:AER) Holding Reduced by BB&T Corp

BB&T Corp lessened its stake in shares of AerCap Holdings (NYSE:AER) by 5.4% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 67,745 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 3,832 shares during the quarter. BB&T Corp’s holdings in AerCap were worth $3,897,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Nomura Holdings Inc. increased its holdings in AerCap by 101.1% in the 2nd quarter. Nomura Holdings Inc. now owns 2,389,477 shares of …

Synaptics (SYNA) Scheduled to Post Revenue on Thursday

Synaptics (NASDAQ:SYNA) is scheduled to be releasing its earnings data after the market closes on Thursday, November 8th. Analysts expect Synaptics to post earnings of $0.75 per share for the quarter.

Synaptics (NASDAQ:SYNA) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 9th. The software maker reported $1.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.91 by $0.09. Synaptics had a negative net margin of 7.61% and a positive return on equity of 11.07%. The firm had revenue of $388.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $391.75 million. During the …

Foundry Partners LLC Bought 4,030 Shares of Varex Imaging Corp (VREX)

Foundry Partners LLC lifted its stake in shares of Varex Imaging Corp (NASDAQ:VREX) by 33.4% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 16,110 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 4,030 shares during the quarter. Foundry Partners LLC’s holdings in Varex Imaging were worth $462,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in Varex Imaging by 9.5% in the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now …

ARBOR Rlty Tr I/SH (ABR) Target Price Boosted to $11.50

ARBOR Rlty Tr I/SH (NYSE:ABR) had its price objective upped by Deutsche Bank from $11.00 to $11.50 in a research note published on Monday. They currently have a hold rating on the real estate investment trust’s stock.

ABR has been the subject of a number of other reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price target on shares of ARBOR Rlty Tr I/SH from $9.00 to $10.00 and gave the company a $11.27 rating in a research report on Monday, July 23rd. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of ARBOR Rlty Tr I/SH from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating …

Bank of Montreal Can Sold 192,024 Shares of SPDR S&P International Small Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:GWX)

Bank of Montreal Can lessened its stake in shares of SPDR S&P International Small Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:GWX) by 21.1% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 717,248 shares of the company’s stock after selling 192,024 shares during the quarter. Bank of Montreal Can owned about 2.83% of SPDR S&P International Small Cap ETF worth $24,644,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Landmark Bank bought a new stake in shares of SPDR …

Cenovus Energy Inc (CVE) Forecasted to Post Q1 2019 Revenue of $0.24 Per Share

Cenovus Energy Inc (TSE:CVE) (NYSE:CVE) – Analysts at Cormark boosted their Q1 2019 EPS estimates for shares of Cenovus Energy in a research report issued on Thursday, November 1st. Cormark analyst A. Arif now expects that the company will post earnings of $0.24 per share for the quarter, up from their prior forecast of $0.20. Cormark also issued estimates for Cenovus Energy’s Q2 2019 earnings at $0.23 EPS and Q4 2019 earnings at $0.27 EPS.

CVE has been the subject of several other reports. Royal Bank of Canada cut their price objective on shares of Cenovus Energy from C$18.00 to …

AmerisourceBergen (ABC) Publishes Revenue Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS

AmerisourceBergen (NYSE:ABC) posted its earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported $1.45 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.44 by $0.01, MarketWatch Earnings reports. AmerisourceBergen had a net margin of 0.69% and a return on equity of 48.65%. The firm had revenue of $43.30 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $43.27 billion. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.33 earnings per share. AmerisourceBergen’s revenue for the quarter was up 10.7% compared to the same quarter last year. AmerisourceBergen updated its FY 2019 guidance to $6.65-6.95 EPS and its FY19 …

Pangaea Logistics Solutions (PANL) to Release Quarterly Revenue on Thursday

Pangaea Logistics Solutions (NASDAQ:PANL) is scheduled to be releasing its earnings data after the market closes on Thursday, November 8th. Analysts expect Pangaea Logistics Solutions to post earnings of $0.20 per share for the quarter.

Pangaea Logistics Solutions (NASDAQ:PANL) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August 7th. The shipping company reported $0.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.06. The company had revenue of $96.82 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $105.63 million. Pangaea Logistics Solutions had a net margin of 5.53% and a return on equity of …

Apache (APA) Received Hold Rating from BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets restated their hold rating on shares of Apache (NYSE:APA) in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning. They currently have a $40.00 price objective on the energy company’s stock.

A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on APA. Zacks Investment Research cut Apache from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, July 10th. Morgan Stanley assumed coverage on Apache in a report on Thursday, July 12th. They issued an underweight rating and a $42.00 price target for the company. Stephens set a $55.00 price target on …

Baxter International (BAX) Target Price Lowered to $66.00 at Morgan Stanley

Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) had its target price cut by Morgan Stanley from $75.00 to $66.00 in a research note published on Monday. They currently have an underweight rating on the medical instruments supplier’s stock.

Several other research analysts have also commented on the stock. Argus upgraded shares of Baxter International from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $70.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Friday. Piper Jaffray Companies reduced their price objective on shares of Baxter International from $83.00 to $72.00 and set an overweight rating for the company in a research …

Q4 2018 EPS Estimates for Hi-Crush Partners LP Trimmed by Analyst (HCLP)

Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP) – Stock analysts at Seaport Global Securities dropped their Q4 2018 EPS estimates for Hi-Crush Partners in a research report issued on Wednesday, October 31st. Seaport Global Securities analyst M. Urban now forecasts that the basic materials company will post earnings per share of ($0.01) for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of $0.18. Seaport Global Securities currently has a “Buy” rating and a $16.00 price target on the stock. Seaport Global Securities also issued estimates for Hi-Crush Partners’ Q1 2019 earnings at ($0.02) EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $0.13 EPS and FY2019 earnings at …

Q4 2018 EPS Estimates for DowDuPont Inc (DWDP) Trimmed by Jefferies Financial Group

DowDuPont Inc (NYSE:DWDP) – Equities research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group cut their Q4 2018 EPS estimates for DowDuPont in a note issued to investors on Thursday, November 1st. Jefferies Financial Group analyst L. Alexander now anticipates that the company will post earnings per share of $0.92 for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of $0.99.

A number of other analysts have also commented on the company. Nomura lowered DowDuPont from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and reduced their target price for the stock from $81.00 to $76.00 in a report on Wednesday, September 26th. ValuEngine lowered …

Equities Analysts Issue Forecasts for Fiserv Inc’s Q1 2019 Revenue (FISV)

Fiserv Inc (NASDAQ:FISV) – Stock analysts at SunTrust Banks issued their Q1 2019 earnings estimates for Fiserv in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, November 1st. SunTrust Banks analyst A. Jeffrey forecasts that the business services provider will post earnings of $0.85 per share for the quarter. SunTrust Banks currently has a “Buy” rating and a $87.00 target price on the stock. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Fiserv’s Q2 2019 earnings at $0.81 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.82 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at $1.00 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $3.48 EPS and FY2020 earnings at $3.83 EPS. …

ExOne (XONE) Scheduled to Post Revenue on Thursday

ExOne (NASDAQ:XONE) is scheduled to be posting its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, November 8th. Analysts expect ExOne to post earnings of ($0.06) per share for the quarter.

ExOne (NASDAQ:XONE) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, August 9th. The industrial products company reported ($0.50) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.33) by ($0.17). ExOne had a negative return on equity of 30.11% and a negative net margin of 36.12%. The business had revenue of $10.86 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $15.60 million. On average, …

Foundry Partners LLC Has $797,000 Holding in Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW)

Foundry Partners LLC lifted its stake in shares of Edwards Lifesciences Corp (NYSE:EW) by 54.6% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 4,577 shares of the medical research company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,616 shares during the period. Foundry Partners LLC’s holdings in Edwards Lifesciences were worth $797,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Private Capital Group LLC purchased a new position in shares of Edwards Lifesciences in the second quarter valued at …

MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd Purchased New Holding in Cabot Microelectronics Co. (CCMP)

MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd bought a new position in shares of Cabot Microelectronics Co. (NASDAQ:CCMP) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 11,570 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,193,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of CCMP. Summit Trail Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of Cabot Microelectronics by 6,926.1% during the 1st quarter. Summit Trail Advisors LLC now owns 168,415 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $168,000 after …

Blackbaud, Inc. (BLKB) Holding Reduced by Foundry Partners LLC

Foundry Partners LLC lessened its stake in shares of Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB) by 7.0% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 23,952 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 1,796 shares during the quarter. Foundry Partners LLC’s holdings in Blackbaud were worth $2,431,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in Blackbaud by 5.7% in the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,471,100 shares of …