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Reviewing FirstService (FSV) & Its Competitors

Reviewing FirstService (FSV) & Its Competitors

FirstService (NASDAQ: FSV) is one of 24 publicly-traded companies in the “Real Estate Services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare FirstService to related businesses based on the strength... 
Contrasting Jiayuan.com International (DATE) and Renren (RENN)

Contrasting Jiayuan.com International (DATE) and Renren (RENN)

Renren (NYSE: RENN) and Jiayuan.com International (NASDAQ:DATE) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability,... 
Valero Energy Co. (VLO) Director Stephen M. Waters Sells 1,000 Shares

Valero Energy Co. (VLO) Director Stephen M. Waters Sells 1,000 Shares

Valero Energy Co. (NYSE:VLO) Director Stephen M. Waters sold 1,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $87.23, for a total transaction of $87,230.00.... 
Critical Review: KT (KT) vs. The Competition

Critical Review: KT (KT) vs. The Competition

KT (NYSE: KT) is one of 44 publicly-traded companies in the “Integrated Telecommunications Services” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare KT to similar companies based on the strength of... 
Head to Head Survey: DHT (DHT) & Gener8 Maritime (GNRT)

Head to Head Survey: DHT (DHT) & Gener8 Maritime (GNRT)

DHT (NYSE: DHT) and Gener8 Maritime (NYSE:GNRT) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, valuation,... 
Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Will Post Earnings of $1.15 Per Share

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Will Post Earnings of $1.15 Per Share

Wall Street analysts expect Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) to report earnings of $1.15 per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for Seagate Technology’s earnings. The highest... 
Head to Head Analysis: Fuel Tech (FTEK) and PMFG (PMFG)

Head to Head Analysis: Fuel Tech (FTEK) and PMFG (PMFG)

PMFG (NASDAQ: PMFG) and Fuel Tech (NASDAQ:FTEK) are both small-cap industrials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, risk,... 
Darryl Rawlings Sells 3,500 Shares of Trupanion, Inc. (TRUP) Stock

Darryl Rawlings Sells 3,500 Shares of Trupanion, Inc. (TRUP) Stock

Trupanion, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRUP) insider Darryl Rawlings sold 3,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.10, for a total value... 
Universal Forest Products, Inc. (UFPI) VP Charles Scott Greene Sells 3,299 Shares

Universal Forest Products, Inc. (UFPI) VP Charles Scott Greene Sells 3,299 Shares

Universal Forest Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPI) VP Charles Scott Greene sold 3,299 shares of Universal Forest Products stock in a transaction on Friday, December 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $37.00, for a total value... 
Brokerages Set Ashmore Group (AJMPF) Price Target at $5.00

Brokerages Set Ashmore Group (AJMPF) Price Target at $5.00

Ashmore Group (OTCMKTS:AJMPF) has received an average rating of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation,... 
Sensata Technologies (ST) Receives “Hold” Rating from SunTrust Banks

Sensata Technologies (ST) Receives “Hold” Rating from SunTrust Banks

SunTrust Banks reiterated their hold rating on shares of Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) in a research report report published on Friday. They currently have a $54.00 price target on the scientific and technical instruments company’s... 
Insider Selling: Mercer International Inc. (MERC) CEO Sells $159,000.00 in Stock

Insider Selling: Mercer International Inc. (MERC) CEO Sells $159,000.00 in Stock

Mercer International Inc. (NASDAQ:MERC) (TSE:MRI.U) CEO David M. Gandossi sold 12,000 shares of Mercer International stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.25, for a total... 
$3.12 Earnings Per Share Expected for Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. (AMP) This Quarter

$3.12 Earnings Per Share Expected for Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. (AMP) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:AMP) to report earnings of $3.12 per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Ameriprise Financial Services’... 
Curo Group Holdings Corp (CURO) Insider Purchases $168,000.00 in Stock

Curo Group Holdings Corp (CURO) Insider Purchases $168,000.00 in Stock

Curo Group Holdings Corp (NYSE:CURO) insider William C. Baker purchased 12,000 shares of Curo Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 11th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $14.00 per share, with... 
Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Broadcom (BRCM) Stock Price

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Broadcom (BRCM) Stock Price

Press coverage about Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources... 
Critical Comparison: ITT (ITT) vs. Global Power Equipment Group (GLPW)

Critical Comparison: ITT (ITT) vs. Global Power Equipment Group (GLPW)

ITT (NYSE: ITT) and Global Power Equipment Group (OTCMKTS:GLPW) are both multi-sector conglomerates companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional... 
Carolina Financial (CARO) Downgraded to “Hold” at ValuEngine

Carolina Financial (CARO) Downgraded to “Hold” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine downgraded shares of Carolina Financial (NASDAQ:CARO) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday. Several other brokerages also recently commented on CARO. Raymond James Financial... 
istar (STAR) Upgraded to “Buy” at ValuEngine

istar (STAR) Upgraded to “Buy” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of istar (NYSE:STAR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. STAR has been the topic of several other research reports. BidaskClub downgraded istar from... 
Twitter (TWTR) Downgraded to “Buy” at Vetr

Twitter (TWTR) Downgraded to “Buy” at Vetr

Vetr lowered shares of Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Friday morning. Vetr currently has $25.02 price objective on the social networking company’s stock. Other equities... 
Cass Information Systems (CASS) CEO Eric H. Brunngraber Sells 3,268 Shares

Cass Information Systems (CASS) CEO Eric H. Brunngraber Sells 3,268 Shares

Cass Information Systems (NASDAQ:CASS) CEO Eric H. Brunngraber sold 3,268 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $62.51, for a total... 
Farmers Capital Bank (FFKT) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

Farmers Capital Bank (FFKT) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Farmers Capital Bank (NASDAQ:FFKT) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Tuesday. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company.... 
Marvell Technology Group (MRVL) & CEVA (CEVA) Head-To-Head Analysis

Marvell Technology Group (MRVL) & CEVA (CEVA) Head-To-Head Analysis

Marvell Technology Group (NASDAQ: MRVL) and CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, risk,... 
Oppenheimer Weighs in on The RMR Group Inc.’s Q4 2018 Earnings (RMR)

Oppenheimer Weighs in on The RMR Group Inc.’s Q4 2018 Earnings (RMR)

The RMR Group Inc. (NASDAQ:RMR) – Equities research analysts at Oppenheimer boosted their Q4 2018 EPS estimates for The RMR Group in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. Oppenheimer analyst C. Kotowski now expects that... 
CSG Systems International, Inc. (CSGS) Director Donald V. Smith Sells 8,878 Shares of Stock

CSG Systems International, Inc. (CSGS) Director Donald V. Smith Sells 8,878 Shares of Stock

CSG Systems International, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGS) Director Donald V. Smith sold 8,878 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.23, for a total value of... 
Qiagen’s (QGEN) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Commerzbank

Qiagen’s (QGEN) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Commerzbank

Commerzbank restated their buy rating on shares of Qiagen (NASDAQ:QGEN) in a report released on Tuesday morning. A number of other brokerages also recently weighed in on QGEN. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated a neutral rating... 
SPDR EURO STOXX 50 ETF (FEZ) Shares Bought by Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc.

SPDR EURO STOXX 50 ETF (FEZ) Shares Bought by Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc.

Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. boosted its stake in SPDR EURO STOXX 50 ETF (NYSEARCA:FEZ) by 18.0% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Div Fd (DFJ) Shares Bought by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC

WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Div Fd (DFJ) Shares Bought by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC grew its stake in WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Div Fd (NYSEARCA:DFJ) by 4.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional... 
Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. Trims Stake in Nike Inc (NKE)

Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. Trims Stake in Nike Inc (NKE)

Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. trimmed its holdings in Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) by 17.5% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 38,299 shares of the footwear... 
National Bank Financial Weighs in on MTY Food Group Inc.’s FY2018 Earnings (MTY)

National Bank Financial Weighs in on MTY Food Group Inc.’s FY2018 Earnings (MTY)

MTY Food Group Inc. (TSE:MTY) – National Bank Financial lifted their FY2018 earnings estimates for MTY Food Group in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. National Bank Financial analyst L. Aghazarian now forecasts that... 
Allianz Asset Management GmbH Sells 35,874 Shares of Veeva Systems Inc (VEEV)

Allianz Asset Management GmbH Sells 35,874 Shares of Veeva Systems Inc (VEEV)

Allianz Asset Management GmbH decreased its position in Veeva Systems Inc (NYSE:VEEV) by 15.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 200,568 shares... 
Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Acquires 200,394 Shares of Roche Holding Ltd. (RHHBY)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Acquires 200,394 Shares of Roche Holding Ltd. (RHHBY)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC boosted its position in shares of Roche Holding Ltd. (OTCMKTS:RHHBY) by 5.6% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund... 
Pineno Levin & Ford Asset Management Inc. Takes Position in U.S. Bancorp (USB)

Pineno Levin & Ford Asset Management Inc. Takes Position in U.S. Bancorp (USB)

Pineno Levin & Ford Asset Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The... 
Nike (NKE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Wedbush

Nike (NKE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Wedbush

Nike (NYSE:NKE)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by analysts at Wedbush in a note issued to investors on Thursday. They presently have a $57.00 target price on the footwear maker’s stock, up from their... 
Sterling Capital Management LLC Sells 2,079 Shares of Sysco Corporation (SYY)

Sterling Capital Management LLC Sells 2,079 Shares of Sysco Corporation (SYY)

Sterling Capital Management LLC cut its holdings in shares of Sysco Corporation (NYSE:SYY) by 2.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
Taylor Morrison Home (TMHC) and Its Competitors Financial Comparison

Taylor Morrison Home (TMHC) and Its Competitors Financial Comparison

Taylor Morrison Home (NYSE: TMHC) is one of 22 publicly-traded companies in the “Homebuilding” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Taylor Morrison Home to similar companies based... 
4,242 Shares in MAXIMUS, Inc. (MMS) Purchased by Cetera Advisors LLC

4,242 Shares in MAXIMUS, Inc. (MMS) Purchased by Cetera Advisors LLC

Cetera Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired... 
Sunrun (RUN) versus Daqo New Energy (DQ) Head-To-Head Comparison

Sunrun (RUN) versus Daqo New Energy (DQ) Head-To-Head Comparison

Sunrun (NASDAQ: RUN) and Daqo New Energy (NYSE:DQ) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends,... 
Institutional & Family Asset Management LLC Takes $102,000 Position in New Senior Investment Group Inc. (SNR)

Institutional & Family Asset Management LLC Takes $102,000 Position in New Senior Investment Group Inc. (SNR)

Institutional & Family Asset Management LLC bought a new position in New Senior Investment Group Inc. (NYSE:SNR) in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.... 
Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio Sells 118,950 Shares of Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU)

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio Sells 118,950 Shares of Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU)

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio reduced its stake in shares of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) by 27.7% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange... 
First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Sells 1,786 Shares of Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (KORS)

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Sells 1,786 Shares of Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (KORS)

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. cut its holdings in shares of Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (NYSE:KORS) by 26.5% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm... 
Amica Pension Fund Board of Trustees Has $2.46 Million Position in NextEra Energy Inc (NEE)

Amica Pension Fund Board of Trustees Has $2.46 Million Position in NextEra Energy Inc (NEE)

Amica Pension Fund Board of Trustees cut its holdings in shares of NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE) by 7.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned... 
The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Position Raised by J.P. Marvel Investment Advisors LLC

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Position Raised by J.P. Marvel Investment Advisors LLC

J.P. Marvel Investment Advisors LLC boosted its position in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) by 9.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 96,310 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing... 
California State Teachers Retirement System Cuts Stake in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK)

California State Teachers Retirement System Cuts Stake in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK)

California State Teachers Retirement System lessened its position in shares of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) by 7.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
Traders Sell Ulta Beauty (ULTA) on Strength (ULTA)

Traders Sell Ulta Beauty (ULTA) on Strength (ULTA)

Traders sold shares of Ulta Beauty Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $46.17 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $88.69 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow... 
11,788 Shares in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) Purchased by Burgundy Asset Management Ltd.

11,788 Shares in iShares Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) Purchased by Burgundy Asset Management Ltd.

Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The... 
SPDR KBW Regional Banking (KRE) Holdings Cut by Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc.

SPDR KBW Regional Banking (KRE) Holdings Cut by Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc.

Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. reduced its stake in shares of SPDR KBW Regional Banking (NYSEARCA:KRE) by 21.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission... 
OxFORD Asset Management LLP Acquires 22,387 Shares of VanEck Vectors Russia ETF (RSX)

OxFORD Asset Management LLP Acquires 22,387 Shares of VanEck Vectors Russia ETF (RSX)

OxFORD Asset Management LLP raised its holdings in shares of VanEck Vectors Russia ETF (NYSEARCA:RSX) by 37.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional... 
Tallgrass Energy Partners LP (TEP) Holdings Boosted by Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC

Tallgrass Energy Partners LP (TEP) Holdings Boosted by Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC

Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC raised its position in Tallgrass Energy Partners LP (NYSE:TEP) by 755.7% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
Farmers National Bank Sells 1,664 Shares of Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

Farmers National Bank Sells 1,664 Shares of Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

Farmers National Bank trimmed its position in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) by 10.0% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The... 
Intl Fcstone Inc. Purchases New Position in Schlumberger Limited. (SLB)

Intl Fcstone Inc. Purchases New Position in Schlumberger Limited. (SLB)

Intl Fcstone Inc. purchased a new stake in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 9,194 shares...