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ServiceNow’s (NOW) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Mizuho

ServiceNow’s (NOW) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Mizuho

Mizuho reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW) in a research note published on Monday morning. Several other research analysts also recently commented on NOW. Barclays PLC boosted their target price on... 
Nomura Holdings Inc. Purchases New Position in Invesco PLC (IVZ)

Nomura Holdings Inc. Purchases New Position in Invesco PLC (IVZ)

Nomura Holdings Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Invesco PLC (NYSE:IVZ) in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 33,105 shares of the... 
Head to Head Comparison: Assurant (AIZ) and Brighthouse Financial (BHF)

Head to Head Comparison: Assurant (AIZ) and Brighthouse Financial (BHF)

Assurant (NYSE: AIZ) and Brighthouse Financial (NASDAQ:BHF) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional... 
E I Du Pont De Nemours And (DD) & 3M (MMM) Head to Head Analysis

E I Du Pont De Nemours And (DD) & 3M (MMM) Head to Head Analysis

E I Du Pont De Nemours And (NYSE: DD) and 3M (NYSE:MMM) are both large-cap industrials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk,... 
Contrasting DDR Corp. (DDR) and General Growth Properties (GGP)

Contrasting DDR Corp. (DDR) and General Growth Properties (GGP)

DDR Corp. (NYSE: DDR) and General Growth Properties (NYSE:GGP) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership,... 
Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (SC) Earns Neutral Rating from Analysts at Citigroup Inc.

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (SC) Earns Neutral Rating from Analysts at Citigroup Inc.

Stock analysts at Citigroup Inc. started coverage on shares of Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SC) in a research note issued on Tuesday. The brokerage set a “neutral” rating and a $16.00 price target on the financial... 
CIT Group Inc (DEL) (CIT) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Citigroup Inc.

CIT Group Inc (DEL) (CIT) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. assumed coverage on shares of CIT Group Inc (DEL) (NYSE:CIT) in a report issued on Monday morning. The firm issued a buy rating and a $60.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock. Several other... 
DineEquity, Inc (DIN) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

DineEquity, Inc (DIN) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of DineEquity, Inc (NYSE:DIN) from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Monday morning. According to Zacks, “IHOP Corp. develops, franchises and operates International... 
AutoZone, Inc. (AZO) Holdings Reduced by Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.

AutoZone, Inc. (AZO) Holdings Reduced by Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. lowered its position in AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) by 11.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional... 
The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. (ULTI) Shares Sold by Royal Bank of Canada

The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. (ULTI) Shares Sold by Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada lessened its stake in The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTI) by 34.3% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm... 
Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Alexander & Baldwin Holdings (ALEX) Share Price

Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Alexander & Baldwin Holdings (ALEX) Share Price

News articles about Alexander & Baldwin Holdings (NYSE:ALEX) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million... 
Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Horizon Pharma PLC (HZNP) Stock Price

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Horizon Pharma PLC (HZNP) Stock Price

Media headlines about Horizon Pharma PLC (NASDAQ:HZNP) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in... 
Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. Has $2.83 Million Holdings in Delphi Automotive PLC (DLPH)

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. Has $2.83 Million Holdings in Delphi Automotive PLC (DLPH)

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. grew its stake in Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE:DLPH) by 4.8% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (CHKP) Shares Bought by The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (CHKP) Shares Bought by The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company increased its holdings in shares of Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) by 51,396.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and... 
The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company  Has $19.83 Million Stake in Red Hat, Inc. (RHT)

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Has $19.83 Million Stake in Red Hat, Inc. (RHT)

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its stake in Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) by 1.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 207,115 shares... 
Bank of Nova Scotia Has $4.85 Million Position in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK)

Bank of Nova Scotia Has $4.85 Million Position in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK)

Bank of Nova Scotia trimmed its stake in shares of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) by 1.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership Sells 116,760 Shares of Nelnet, Inc. (NNI)

Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership Sells 116,760 Shares of Nelnet, Inc. (NNI)

Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership decreased its position in shares of Nelnet, Inc. (NYSE:NNI) by 57.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm... 
Royal Bank of Canada Has $11.16 Million Holdings in AMETEK, Inc. (AME)

Royal Bank of Canada Has $11.16 Million Holdings in AMETEK, Inc. (AME)

Royal Bank of Canada raised its stake in AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) by 7.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 184,308 shares... 
Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate NeuroDerm Ltd. (NDRM) Will Post Earnings of -$0.52 Per Share

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate NeuroDerm Ltd. (NDRM) Will Post Earnings of -$0.52 Per Share

Equities analysts expect that NeuroDerm Ltd. (NASDAQ:NDRM) will announce earnings per share (EPS) of ($0.52) for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Zero analysts have issued estimates for NeuroDerm’s earnings, with the lowest... 
NuVasive, Inc. (NUVA) Lowered to C+ at TheStreet

NuVasive, Inc. (NUVA) Lowered to C+ at TheStreet

TheStreet lowered shares of NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUVA) from a b- rating to a c+ rating in a report released on Friday. NUVA has been the topic of several other research reports. Needham & Company LLC reiterated a hold rating... 
The Providence Service Corporation (PRSC) Stake Lessened by AHL Partners LLP

The Providence Service Corporation (PRSC) Stake Lessened by AHL Partners LLP

AHL Partners LLP cut its holdings in The Providence Service Corporation (NASDAQ:PRSC) by 9.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional... 
PolyOne Corporation (POL) Shares Sold by AHL Partners LLP

PolyOne Corporation (POL) Shares Sold by AHL Partners LLP

AHL Partners LLP lowered its stake in PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL) by 52.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned... 
Tudor Investment Corp ET AL Buys Shares of 13,292 Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NLS)

Tudor Investment Corp ET AL Buys Shares of 13,292 Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NLS)

Tudor Investment Corp ET AL bought a new stake in shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:NLS) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm... 
KMG Chemicals, Inc. (KMG) Issues  Earnings Results

KMG Chemicals, Inc. (KMG) Issues Earnings Results

KMG Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:KMG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.69 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.53 by $0.16, Bloomberg... 
Cerus Corporation (CERS) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Cerus Corporation (CERS) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ:CERS) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday. According to Zacks, “Cerus Corporation is developing medical... 
Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (The)’s (SMG) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at KeyCorp

Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (The)’s (SMG) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at KeyCorp

Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (The) (NYSE:SMG)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at KeyCorp in a research note issued to investors on Monday. Several other equities research analysts... 
Spartan Energy Corp to Post Q4 2017 Earnings of $0.01 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts (SPE)

Spartan Energy Corp to Post Q4 2017 Earnings of $0.01 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts (SPE)

Spartan Energy Corp (TSE:SPE) – Cormark cut their Q4 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Spartan Energy Corp in a report issued on Friday. Cormark analyst G. Ursu now expects that the company will post earnings of... 
Trupanion Inc (TRUP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Trupanion Inc (TRUP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Trupanion Inc (NYSE:TRUP) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Trupanion, Inc. operates as... 
Rio Tinto PLC (RIO) Lowered to Neutral at Clarkson Capital

Rio Tinto PLC (RIO) Lowered to Neutral at Clarkson Capital

Clarkson Capital downgraded shares of Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a report issued on Monday. A number of other research analysts have also recently commented on RIO. ValuEngine cut Rio Tinto PLC... 
Stryker Corporation (SYK) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Stryker Corporation (SYK) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Monday morning. According to Zacks, “Stryker announced the voluntary product recall of the Oral... 
Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Has $7.90 Million Holdings in Siliconware Precision Industries Company, Ltd. (SPIL)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Has $7.90 Million Holdings in Siliconware Precision Industries Company, Ltd. (SPIL)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC decreased its holdings in shares of Siliconware Precision Industries Company, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SPIL) by 1.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the... 
Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Cuts Stake in Halyard Health, Inc. (HYH)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Cuts Stake in Halyard Health, Inc. (HYH)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC lowered its position in shares of Halyard Health, Inc. (NYSE:HYH) by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.... 
Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Has $8.06 Million Holdings in Mercury Systems Inc (MRCY)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Has $8.06 Million Holdings in Mercury Systems Inc (MRCY)

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC reduced its stake in Mercury Systems Inc (NASDAQ:MRCY) by 2.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 191,370 shares... 
W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $10.40-10.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per... 
Head-To-Head Review: Minerals Technologies (MTX) versus Its Peers

Head-To-Head Review: Minerals Technologies (MTX) versus Its Peers

Minerals Technologies (NYSE: MTX) is one of 52 publicly-traded companies in the “Specialty Chemicals” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Minerals Technologies to similar businesses... 
National Securities Downgrades Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (HRZN) to Sell

National Securities Downgrades Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (HRZN) to Sell

Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:HRZN) was downgraded by research analysts at National Securities from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Tuesday. They presently... 
AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMAG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Janney Montgomery Scott

AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMAG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Janney Montgomery Scott

AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAG)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by investment analysts at Janney Montgomery Scott in a report released on Tuesday. A number of other equities research analysts have... 
Head-To-Head Review: Gray Television (GTN) versus Liberty Media Corporation (LSXMA)

Head-To-Head Review: Gray Television (GTN) versus Liberty Media Corporation (LSXMA)

Gray Television (NYSE: GTN) and Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:LSXMA) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership,... 
Shelton Capital Management Acquires New Holdings in International Paper Company (IP)

Shelton Capital Management Acquires New Holdings in International Paper Company (IP)

Shelton Capital Management acquired a new position in International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 4,475 shares... 
Gotham Asset Management LLC Sells 3,341 Shares of lululemon athletica inc. (LULU)

Gotham Asset Management LLC Sells 3,341 Shares of lululemon athletica inc. (LULU)

Gotham Asset Management LLC cut its stake in shares of lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) by 12.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 22,460 shares of the apparel retailer’s... 
Pfizer, Inc. (PFE) Given a $38.00 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLC

Pfizer, Inc. (PFE) Given a $38.00 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC set a $38.00 price objective on Pfizer, Inc. (NYSE:PFE) in a research report released on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Other research... 
Equities Research Analysts’ Upgrades for October, 17th (APD, BIIB, CENX, CMC, CVX, EMR, ETE, HK, PRU, PSXP)

Equities Research Analysts’ Upgrades for October, 17th (APD, BIIB, CENX, CMC, CVX, EMR, ETE, HK, PRU, PSXP)

Equities Research Analysts’ upgrades for Tuesday, October 17th: Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD) was upgraded by analysts at Evercore ISI to an underperform rating. Biogen (NASDAQ:BIIB) was upgraded by analysts at Stifel... 
Flinton Capital Management LLC Purchases 1,904 Shares of Tessera Holding Corporation (XPER)

Flinton Capital Management LLC Purchases 1,904 Shares of Tessera Holding Corporation (XPER)

Flinton Capital Management LLC increased its position in Tessera Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:XPER) by 65.1% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 4,828 shares of the semiconductor... 
Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Sunworks, Inc. (SUNW) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Sunworks, Inc. (SUNW) to Hold

Sunworks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SUNW) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Sunworks, Inc. provides solar... 
J.B. Hunt Transport Services’ (JBHT) “Market Perform” Rating Reaffirmed at BMO Capital Markets

J.B. Hunt Transport Services’ (JBHT) “Market Perform” Rating Reaffirmed at BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets reiterated their market perform rating on shares of J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) in a research note released on Monday morning. BMO Capital Markets currently has a $100.00 price objective on... 
Under Armour, Inc. (UA) Holdings Raised by Balyasny Asset Management LLC

Under Armour, Inc. (UA) Holdings Raised by Balyasny Asset Management LLC

Balyasny Asset Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE:UA) by 13.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional... 
Balyasny Asset Management LLC Purchases New Holdings in Adaptimmune Therapeutics PLC (ADAP)

Balyasny Asset Management LLC Purchases New Holdings in Adaptimmune Therapeutics PLC (ADAP)

Balyasny Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Adaptimmune Therapeutics PLC (NASDAQ:ADAP) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.... 
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (REGN) Given “Buy” Rating at Canaccord Genuity

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (REGN) Given “Buy” Rating at Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity reissued their buy rating on shares of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:REGN) in a report released on Monday morning. “Cara announced this morning that the company has completed an End of Phase 2 mtg... 
ASML Holding N.V. (ASML) Receives “Hold” Rating from B. Riley

ASML Holding N.V. (ASML) Receives “Hold” Rating from B. Riley

B. Riley reiterated their hold rating on shares of ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) in a research note released on Monday morning. B. Riley currently has a $162.00 target price on the semiconductor company’s stock. A number of... 
Northern Trust Corp Buys 4,973 Shares of Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX)

Northern Trust Corp Buys 4,973 Shares of Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX)

Northern Trust Corp increased its holdings in Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) by 0.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 1,116,692 shares of the textile...