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Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Price Target Raised to GBX 3,900

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) had its price objective increased by Credit Suisse Group from GBX 3,700 ($45.53) to GBX 3,900 ($47.99) in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning, Borsen Zeitung reports. The firm currently has an underperform rating on the stock. A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on RIO. Bank of America upgraded shares of Rio Tinto to a buy rating and set a GBX 5,700 ($70.15) price objective on the stock in a research note on Friday, May 29th. Societe Generale increased their price objective on shares... 
 

BOOHOO GRP PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:BHOOY) Cut to Hold at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital lowered shares of BOOHOO GRP PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:BHOOY) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday, The Fly reports. BHOOY has been the subject of several other research reports. Barclays restated an overweight rating on shares of BOOHOO GRP PLC/ADR in a report on Thursday, June 18th. Citigroup upgraded BOOHOO GRP PLC/ADR from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, June 24th. Credit Suisse Group restated a neutral rating on shares of BOOHOO GRP PLC/ADR in a report on Friday,... 
 

HSBC Lowers BID (OTCMKTS:BPPPF) to Hold

HSBC cut shares of BID (OTCMKTS:BPPPF) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Monday, The Fly reports. Shares of BPPPF stock opened at $16.00 on Monday. About BID Bid Corporation Limited provides foodservice solutions in South Africa and internationally. The company distributes fresh ingredients, including fish, seafood, meat, produce, dairy products, and ambient goods for the hospitality, institutional, catering, and retail sectors. It also provides foodservice and beverage distribution services for the HoReCa sector; and develops... 
 

B&M EURO VALUE/ADR’s (BMRRY) Overweight Rating Reiterated at Barclays

Barclays reaffirmed their overweight rating on shares of B&M EURO VALUE/ADR (OTCMKTS:BMRRY) in a report published on Monday, The Fly reports. BMRRY has been the topic of several other reports. Morgan Stanley reiterated an equal weight rating on shares of B&M EURO VALUE/ADR in a research note on Thursday, June 25th. Citigroup restated a neutral rating on shares of B&M EURO VALUE/ADR in a research note on Monday, June 8th. Jefferies Financial Group lowered shares of B&M EURO VALUE/ADR from a buy rating to a hold rating in a... 
 

CLOSE BROS GRP/ADR (OTCMKTS:CBGPY) Upgraded at Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity upgraded shares of CLOSE BROS GRP/ADR (OTCMKTS:CBGPY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Monday, The Fly reports. CBGPY has been the subject of several other research reports. Jefferies Financial Group cut shares of CLOSE BROS GRP/ADR from a hold rating to an underperform rating in a research report on Monday, April 27th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued a neutral rating on shares of CLOSE BROS GRP/ADR in a research report on Friday, April 24th. Investec cut shares of CLOSE BROS GRP/ADR from a hold rating... 
 

Canfor (OTCMKTS:CFPZF) Price Target Raised to $17.00

Canfor (OTCMKTS:CFPZF) had its price objective upped by CIBC from $13.00 to $17.00 in a research note released on Monday, The Fly reports. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Royal Bank of Canada upgraded Canfor to a buy rating in a research note on Friday, June 5th. BMO Capital Markets dropped their price target on Canfor from $18.00 to $13.00 and set an outperform rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, April 28th. Five research... 
 

CLARIANT AG/ADR’s (CLZNY) “Overweight” Rating Reiterated at Barclays

Barclays reiterated their overweight rating on shares of CLARIANT AG/ADR (OTCMKTS:CLZNY) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning, The Fly reports. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an underweight rating on shares of CLARIANT AG/ADR in a report on Tuesday, March 24th. UBS Group reaffirmed a neutral rating on shares of CLARIANT AG/ADR in a research report on Wednesday, May 6th. OTCMKTS:CLZNY opened at $22.30 on Monday. CLARIANT AG/ADR has a 52-week... 
 

Cellnex Telecom (OTCMKTS:CLNXF) Earns “Hold” Rating from Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank restated their hold rating on shares of Cellnex Telecom (OTCMKTS:CLNXF) in a research report sent to investors on Monday, The Fly reports. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an overweight rating on shares of Cellnex Telecom in a research report on Tuesday, June 16th. Morgan Stanley restated an overweight rating on shares of Cellnex Telecom in a research report on Monday, June 1st. Finally, Citigroup reissued a neutral rating on shares of Cellnex... 
 

DOMINOS PIZZA E/ADR (OTCMKTS:DMZPY) Downgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut shares of DOMINOS PIZZA E/ADR (OTCMKTS:DMZPY) from an overweight rating to a neutral rating in a research report released on Monday, The Fly reports. Shares of DMZPY opened at $24.70 on Monday. The stock has a 50 day simple moving average of $21.29 and a 200 day simple moving average of $18.54. DOMINOS PIZZA E/ADR has a 52-week low of $12.59 and a 52-week high of $25.00. DOMINOS PIZZA E/ADR Company Profile Domino's Pizza Enterprises Limited operates retail food outlets. The company holds franchise rights for the... 
 

DEUTSCHE POST A/S’s (DPSGY) Buy Rating Reiterated at UBS Group

UBS Group reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of DEUTSCHE POST A/S (OTCMKTS:DPSGY) in a report published on Monday, The Fly reports. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on DPSGY. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an overweight rating on shares of DEUTSCHE POST A/S in a report on Friday, May 15th. Barclays reissued an overweight rating on shares of DEUTSCHE POST A/S in a report on Thursday, May 28th. DZ Bank reissued a buy rating on shares of DEUTSCHE POST A/S in a report on Thursday, July 2nd. Kepler Capital Markets... 
 

CytoDyn (OTCMKTS:CYDY) Cut to “Neutral” at HC Wainwright

HC Wainwright lowered shares of CytoDyn (OTCMKTS:CYDY) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a report released on Monday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of CytoDyn from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Wednesday, June 3rd. ValuEngine downgraded shares of CytoDyn from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Monday, March 30th. Shares of CytoDyn stock opened at $5.93 on Monday. CytoDyn has a 1 year low of $0.26 and... 
 

Ocean Yield ASA (OTCMKTS:CWXZF) Price Target Raised to $4.50

Ocean Yield ASA (OTCMKTS:CWXZF) had its price objective upped by CIBC from $3.50 to $4.50 in a research note issued to investors on Monday, The Fly reports. CIBC currently has a neutral rating on the stock. CWXZF has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Stifel Nicolaus raised their price objective on Ocean Yield ASA from $4.00 to $4.40 and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 16th. Raymond James raised Ocean Yield ASA from a market perform rating to an outperform rating in a research note on Tuesday,... 
 

Vodafone Group (LON:VOD) Earns Buy Rating from UBS Group

UBS Group reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Vodafone Group (LON:VOD) in a report published on Monday morning, Borsen Zeitung reports. They currently have a GBX 190 ($2.34) price objective on the cell phone carrier’s stock. VOD has been the topic of several other research reports. Citigroup reiterated a buy rating on shares of Vodafone Group in a research note on Thursday, June 18th. Kepler Capital Markets cut their price target on Vodafone Group from GBX 175 ($2.15) to GBX 170 ($2.09) and set a buy rating on the stock in a research... 
 

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Reaches New 52-Week High Following Analyst Upgrade

Shares of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) hit a new 52-week high on Tuesday after Stifel Nicolaus raised their price target on the stock from $460.00 to $500.00. Stifel Nicolaus currently has a hold rating on the stock. Netflix traded as high as $504.80 and last traded at $494.89, with a volume of 83684 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $493.81. Several other research analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Wedbush upped their price objective on Netflix from $194.00 to $198.00 and gave the company an “underperform”... 
 

HC Wainwright Reaffirms Buy Rating for Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL)

HC Wainwright reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) in a research report released on Monday, TipRanks reports. They currently have a $4.00 target price on the basic materials company’s stock. Several other brokerages have also recently commented on HL. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Hecla Mining from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 15th. Canaccord Genuity cut shares of Hecla Mining from a hold rating to a sell rating and set a $1.50 target price for the company. in... 
 

HC Wainwright Reaffirms Buy Rating for BioXcel Therapeutics (NASDAQ:BTAI)

HC Wainwright reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of BioXcel Therapeutics (NASDAQ:BTAI) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning, Benzinga reports. HC Wainwright currently has a $120.00 price objective on the stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. BidaskClub raised BioXcel Therapeutics from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report on Thursday, June 25th. BMO Capital Markets lifted their price target on BioXcel Therapeutics from $26.00 to $64.00 in a research... 
 

Barratt Developments’ (BDEV) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt restated their hold rating on shares of Barratt Developments (LON:BDEV) in a research report sent to investors on Monday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Peel Hunt currently has a GBX 575 ($7.08) price objective on the real estate development company’s stock, down from their previous price objective of GBX 805 ($9.91). A number of other brokerages also recently weighed in on BDEV. HSBC lifted their target price on shares of Barratt Developments from GBX 710 ($8.74) to GBX 900 ($11.08) and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note... 
 

Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Cineworld Group (LON:CINE)

Peel Hunt reiterated their buy rating on shares of Cineworld Group (LON:CINE) in a report released on Monday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. CINE has been the subject of several other reports. Royal Bank of Canada reissued an outperform rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.46) price objective (down from GBX 300 ($3.69)) on shares of Cineworld Group in a research note on Wednesday, March 11th. Morgan Stanley downgraded Cineworld Group to an underweight rating and cut their target price for the stock from GBX 180 ($2.22) to GBX 60 ($0.74) in a research note... 
 

Shore Capital Reaffirms Under Review Rating for Aviva (LON:AV)

Shore Capital reissued their under review rating on shares of Aviva (LON:AV) in a report released on Monday morning, Stock Target Advisor reports. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on AV. Deutsche Bank restated a hold rating on shares of Aviva in a report on Monday, June 22nd. Barclays restated an equal weight rating on shares of Aviva in a report on Thursday, June 11th. Citigroup restated a neutral rating on shares of Aviva in a report on Thursday, June 18th. Goldman Sachs Group restated a buy rating on shares of... 
 

Essentra (LON:ESNT) Earns “Hold” Rating from Jefferies Financial Group

Jefferies Financial Group restated their hold rating on shares of Essentra (LON:ESNT) in a research report report published on Monday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. ESNT has been the topic of a number of other reports. Peel Hunt reiterated a buy rating on shares of Essentra in a research report on Friday, July 3rd. Deutsche Bank reissued a buy rating on shares of Essentra in a report on Monday. Finally, Citigroup cut their price target on Essentra from GBX 420 ($5.17) to GBX 295 ($3.63) and set a neutral rating for the company in a report on Friday,... 
 

KeyCorp Raises Brunswick (NYSE:BC) Price Target to $72.00

Brunswick (NYSE:BC) had its target price increased by KeyCorp from $67.00 to $72.00 in a research note published on Monday, The Fly reports. The firm currently has an overweight rating on the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on BC. SunTrust Banks increased their price target on Brunswick from $40.00 to $56.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Friday, May 1st. Royal Bank of Canada cut Brunswick from an outperform rating to a sector perform rating and dropped their price target for the stock from... 
 

Goldman Sachs Group Raises Qorvo (NASDAQ:QRVO) Price Target to $137.00

Qorvo (NASDAQ:QRVO) had its price target increased by Goldman Sachs Group from $115.00 to $137.00 in a research note released on Monday, The Fly reports. They currently have a buy rating on the semiconductor company’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Oppenheimer started coverage on shares of Qorvo in a research note on Friday, May 8th. They issued a hold rating on the stock. Bank of America reiterated a buy rating on shares of Qorvo in a research note on Thursday, May 21st. Charter Equity... 
 

Brighthouse Financial (NASDAQ:BHF) Price Target Raised to $28.00

Brighthouse Financial (NASDAQ:BHF) had its price target raised by Morgan Stanley from $26.00 to $28.00 in a report issued on Monday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. They currently have an equal weight rating on the stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Goldman Sachs Group cut shares of Brighthouse Financial from a buy rating to a neutral rating and cut their price target for the stock from $38.00 to $37.00 in a research report on Thursday, June 18th. Credit Suisse Group cut their price target on... 
 

Ameriprise Financial (NYSE:AMP) Price Target Raised to $150.00

Ameriprise Financial (NYSE:AMP) had its price objective boosted by Morgan Stanley from $130.00 to $150.00 in a research note released on Monday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Morgan Stanley currently has an equal weight rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on the stock. Cfra dropped their price objective on shares of Ameriprise Financial from $189.00 to $140.00 and set a buy rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, May 13th. UBS Group increased their price... 
 

Citigroup Begins Coverage on Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG)

Citigroup began coverage on shares of Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) in a report issued on Monday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $33.00 price target on the stock. Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on HOG. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an underperform rating and set a $17.00 target price (down from $36.00) on shares of Harley-Davidson in a research note on Monday, March 16th. Wolfe Research raised Harley-Davidson from a peer perform rating to an outperform rating and set a $28.00 target price... 
 

Benchmark Boosts LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) Price Target to $50.00

LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) had its price objective raised by Benchmark from $43.00 to $50.00 in a research note published on Monday morning, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the technology company’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on LPSN. BidaskClub raised LivePerson from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report on Saturday, June 27th. Northland Securities increased their price target on LivePerson from $40.00 to $45.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research note on... 
 

Goldman Sachs Group Boosts Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) Price Target to $322.00

Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) had its price target lifted by Goldman Sachs Group from $286.00 to $322.00 in a report published on Monday, The Fly reports. Goldman Sachs Group currently has a neutral rating on the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock. Several other analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Morgan Stanley lifted their target price on Broadcom from $333.00 to $358.00 and gave the stock an overweight rating in a research report on Friday, June 5th. Piper Sandler lifted their target price on Broadcom from $300.00 to $360.00 and... 
 

Acasti Pharma (NASDAQ:ACST) Upgraded at B. Riley

B. Riley upgraded shares of Acasti Pharma (NASDAQ:ACST) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Monday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has $2.00 price objective on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. B. Riley also issued estimates for Acasti Pharma’s Q1 2021 earnings at ($0.06) EPS, Q2 2021 earnings at ($0.07) EPS, Q3 2021 earnings at ($0.05) EPS and Q4 2021 earnings at ($0.06) EPS. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Echelon Wealth Partners restated... 
 

County Bancorp (NASDAQ:ICBK) Cut to Market Perform at Hovde Group

Hovde Group downgraded shares of County Bancorp (NASDAQ:ICBK) from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a report published on Monday morning, Briefing.com Automated Import reports. They currently have $23.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. ICBK has been the topic of several other research reports. ValuEngine cut County Bancorp from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Thursday, April 9th. Maxim Group restated a buy rating and set a $25.00 price objective on shares of County Bancorp... 
 

Cyberark Software (NASDAQ:CYBR) Lifted to “Buy” at Monness Crespi & Hardt

Monness Crespi & Hardt upgraded shares of Cyberark Software (NASDAQ:CYBR) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Monness Crespi & Hardt currently has $120.00 price objective on the technology company’s stock. A number of other research analysts also recently issued reports on CYBR. Goldman Sachs Group initiated coverage on Cyberark Software in a research note on Tuesday, March 24th. They set a neutral rating and a $87.00 price target on the stock.... 
 

Selecta Biosciences (NASDAQ:SELB) Earns “Buy” Rating from Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity reiterated their buy rating on shares of Selecta Biosciences (NASDAQ:SELB) in a research report released on Monday, AnalystRatings.com reports. Several other research firms have also issued reports on SELB. William Blair reiterated a buy rating on shares of Selecta Biosciences in a research note on Thursday, May 7th. ValuEngine lowered Selecta Biosciences from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Thursday, July 2nd. BidaskClub upgraded Selecta Biosciences from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note on... 
 

Infosys (NYSE:INFY) Upgraded at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group upgraded shares of Infosys (NYSE:INFY) from a buy rating to a conviction-buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning, The Fly reports. A number of other research firms have also issued reports on INFY. Wells Fargo & Co reduced their target price on Infosys from $11.50 to $9.00 and set an equal weight rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, April 14th. ValuEngine raised shares of Infosys from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Friday, May 1st. Cfra raised shares of Infosys... 
 

Pacira Biosciences (NASDAQ:PCRX) Price Target Raised to $64.00

Pacira Biosciences (NASDAQ:PCRX) had its price objective increased by Needham & Company LLC from $52.00 to $64.00 in a research report released on Monday, Benzinga reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. PCRX has been the subject of several other research reports. Piper Sandler raised their price target on shares of Pacira Biosciences from $49.00 to $65.00 and gave the company an overweight rating in a research note on Monday. Northland Securities raised their price target on shares of Pacira Biosciences from $50.00... 
 

Craig Hallum Lowers Veritone (NASDAQ:VERI) to Sell

Craig Hallum lowered shares of Veritone (NASDAQ:VERI) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Monday morning, Briefing.com Automated Import reports. Craig Hallum currently has $6.00 price objective on the stock. Several other analysts also recently weighed in on the company. JMP Securities lifted their price objective on Veritone from $7.00 to $9.00 and gave the company a market outperform rating in a report on Tuesday, May 12th. BidaskClub lowered Veritone from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research... 
 

Square (NYSE:SQ) Earns Buy Rating from SunTrust Banks

SunTrust Banks reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Square (NYSE:SQ) in a report released on Monday morning, The Fly reports. They currently have a $150.00 price objective on the technology company’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $83.00. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Square’s Q2 2020 earnings at ($0.41) EPS, Q3 2020 earnings at ($0.36) EPS, Q4 2020 earnings at ($0.04) EPS, FY2020 earnings at ($1.01) EPS and FY2021 earnings at ($0.20) EPS. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports... 
 

Critical Analysis: MBT Financial (NASDAQ:MBTF) vs. Nicolet Bankshares (NASDAQ:NCBS)

MBT Financial (NASDAQ:MBTF) and Nicolet Bankshares (NASDAQ:NCBS) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, profitability, dividends and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for MBT Financial and Nicolet Bankshares, as provided by MarketBeat.com. Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score MBT Financial 0 0 0 0 N/A Nicolet... 
 

Critical Review: BioCardia (OTCMKTS:BCDA) and I-Mab (OTCMKTS:BDTX)

BioCardia (OTCMKTS:BCDA) and I-Mab (NASDAQ:BDTX) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares BioCardia and I-Mab’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets BioCardia -2,191.28% -423.10% -227.05% I-Mab N/A N/A N/A Analyst Recommendations This is... 
 

Financial Contrast: Liquid Holdings Group (OTCMKTS:LIQDQ) and Cornerstone OnDemand (OTCMKTS:CSOD)

Liquid Holdings Group (OTCMKTS:LIQDQ) and Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ:CSOD) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, earnings, valuation and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares Liquid Holdings Group and Cornerstone OnDemand’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets Liquid Holdings Group N/A N/A N/A Cornerstone... 
 

Logansport Financial (OTCMKTS:LOGN) and Equitable Financial (OTCMKTS:EQFN) Head-To-Head Survey

Logansport Financial (OTCMKTS:LOGN) and Equitable Financial (OTCMKTS:EQFN) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership and profitability. Analyst Recommendations This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Logansport Financial and Equitable Financial, as provided by MarketBeat. Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score Logansport... 
 

Mammoth Energy Services (NASDAQ:TUSK) and Key Energy Services (NASDAQ:KEGX) Financial Survey

Mammoth Energy Services (NASDAQ:TUSK) and Key Energy Services (OTCMKTS:KEGX) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and risk. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Mammoth Energy Services and Key Energy Services, as provided by MarketBeat.com. Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating... 
 

Analyzing Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS) & National Storage Affiliates Trust (NYSE:NSA)

National Storage Affiliates Trust (NYSE:NSA) and Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation and profitability. Profitability This table compares National Storage Affiliates Trust and Equity Lifestyle Properties’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets National Storage Affiliates... 
 

Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ:CRUS) versus Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) Head-To-Head Review

Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ:CRUS) and Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability, risk and analyst recommendations. Risk and Volatility Cirrus Logic has a beta of 0.95, meaning that its share price is 5% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Applied Optoelectronics has a beta of 2, meaning that its share price is 100% more volatile... 
 

Smith & Wesson Brands (NASDAQ:SWBI) versus Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NASDAQ:RGR) Head to Head Survey

Smith & Wesson Brands (NASDAQ:SWBI) and Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE:RGR) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and analyst recommendations. Insider and Institutional Ownership 67.0% of Smith & Wesson Brands shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.4% of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc shares are held by institutional... 
 

Head-To-Head Contrast: Immunovant (IMVT) & Its Peers

Immunovant (NASDAQ: IMVT) is one of 143 publicly-traded companies in the “Biological products, except diagnostic” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Immunovant to related businesses based on the strength of its institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, valuation, risk and earnings. Profitability This table compares Immunovant and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets Immunovant N/A N/A N/A Immunovant... 
 

Outotec (OTCMKTS:OUKPY) Coverage Initiated at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Equities researchers at JPMorgan Chase & Co. initiated coverage on shares of Outotec (OTCMKTS:OUKPY) in a research note issued on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The brokerage set an “overweight” rating on the stock. Shares of OUKPY stock opened at $2.69 on Tuesday. Outotec has a 1-year low of $2.63 and a 1-year high of $2.98. About Outotec Metso Outotec Oyj provides process solutions, technologies, and services for the mining and metallurgical industries in Europe, Africa, Asia, North and South America, and Australia. It operates in... 
 

Meyer Burger Technology (OTCMKTS:MYBUF) Earns Neutral Rating from UBS Group

UBS Group restated their neutral rating on shares of Meyer Burger Technology (OTCMKTS:MYBUF) in a report published on Monday, The Fly reports. Shares of Meyer Burger Technology stock opened at $0.31 on Monday. The stock’s 50-day simple moving average is $0.26 and its 200-day simple moving average is $0.29. Meyer Burger Technology has a 52 week low of $0.14 and a 52 week high of $0.60. About Meyer Burger Technology Meyer Burger Technology AG, a technology company, provides systems and processes based on semiconductor technologies. It operates... 
 

Norsk Hydro ASA (OTCMKTS:NHYDY) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Norsk Hydro ASA (OTCMKTS:NHYDY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Norsk Hydro ASA is an aluminium company with production, sales and trading activities. The company’s operating segment consists of Bauxite & Alumina, Primary Metal, Metal Markets, Rolled Products, Energy and Other and eliminations. Norsk Hydro ASA is headquartered in Oslo, Norway. “ A number of other brokerages... 
 

Citigroup Increases First Quantum Minerals (OTCMKTS:FQVLF) Price Target to $14.10

First Quantum Minerals (OTCMKTS:FQVLF) had its price objective hoisted by stock analysts at Citigroup from $11.00 to $14.10 in a report released on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the basic materials company’s stock. Citigroup‘s target price would suggest a potential upside of 56.49% from the company’s current price. A number of other brokerages also recently issued reports on FQVLF. Morgan Stanley upgraded First Quantum Minerals to a “buy” rating and set a $12.20 price... 
 

Gold Reserve (OTCMKTS:GAPFF) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Jefferies Financial Group

Jefferies Financial Group initiated coverage on shares of Gold Reserve (OTCMKTS:GAPFF) in a research report released on Monday morning, The Fly reports. The firm issued a buy rating on the stock. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. TD Securities raised their target price on shares of Gold Reserve from $3.25 to $4.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 13th. Royal Bank of Canada raised shares of Gold Reserve from a sector perform rating to an outperform rating in a research... 
 

CIBC Raises Hardwoods Distribution (OTCMKTS:HDIUF) Price Target to $20.00

Hardwoods Distribution (OTCMKTS:HDIUF) had its target price upped by CIBC from $18.00 to $20.00 in a report published on Monday morning, The Fly reports. They currently have an outperform rating on the stock. Separately, Canaccord Genuity cut Hardwoods Distribution from a buy rating to a hold rating and set a $11.00 price objective for the company. in a research report on Wednesday, April 22nd. Hardwoods Distribution stock opened at $12.14 on Monday. Hardwoods Distribution has a one year low of $5.23 and a one year high of $13.07. The stock has... 
 
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