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Ergomed PLC (ERGO) Announces Earnings Results

Ergomed PLC (LON:ERGO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday. The company reported GBX 1.20 ($0.02) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Ergomed PLC had a negative return on equity of 0.92% and a negative net margin of 0.72%. The company had revenue of GBX 229.10 billion during the quarter. Shares of Ergomed PLC (LON ERGO) traded up 1.21% on Wednesday, hitting GBX 167.00. The stock had a trading volume of 17,850 shares. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 181.87 and its 200-day moving average... 
 

7.5% Stake of KKR & Co. L.P. (KKR) Held by Va Partners I, LLC

Va Partners I, LLC disclosed that they own 7.5% of KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR) in a Form 13D/A disclosure that was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday, September 5th. The investor owns 35,155,916 shares of the stock worth approximately $671,126,436. The reporting parties listed on the disclosure included ValueAct Capital MFB Holdings, LP, ValueAct Capital Master Fund, LP, VA Partners I, LLC, ValueAct Capital Management, LP, ValueAct Capital Management, LLC, ValueAct Holdings, LP and ValueAct Holdings GP, LLC.... 
 

YRC Worldwide’s (YRCW) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Aegis

Aegis reissued their buy rating on shares of YRC Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:YRCW) in a report issued on Saturday. They currently have a $20.00 price objective on the transportation company’s stock. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research raised YRC Worldwide from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $14.00 target price for the company in a research report on Thursday, July 13th. BidaskClub raised YRC Worldwide from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday,... 
 

Amazon.com’s (AMZN) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at UBS AG

UBS AG reissued their buy rating on shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) in a report published on Saturday, www.flashratings.com reports. The brokerage currently has a $1,200.00 price target on the e-commerce giant’s stock. A number of other analysts have also commented on AMZN. Robert W. Baird reiterated an outperform rating and issued a $1,100.00 price objective on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Friday, May 19th. Loop Capital reiterated a buy rating and issued a $1,100.00 price objective on shares of Amazon.com in a... 
 

T-Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS) Rating Reiterated by KeyCorp

KeyCorp reaffirmed their overweight rating on shares of T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS) in a research note released on Saturday morning. They currently have a $72.00 price objective on the Wireless communications provider’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also commented on TMUS. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) upgraded T-Mobile US from a buy rating to a conviction-buy rating and cut their price target for the stock from $81.00 to $65.72 in a report on Friday, May 19th. Barclays PLC reiterated an overweight rating and set a $73.00... 
 

United Technologies Corporation (UTX) Shares Bought by Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA

Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA raised its position in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) by 0.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 5,092 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after purchasing an additional 18 shares during the quarter. Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA’s holdings in United Technologies Corporation were worth $622,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other hedge funds and... 
 

Sinovac Biotech, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SVA) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Hold

BidaskClub lowered shares of Sinovac Biotech, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SVA) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday, September 9th. Separately, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Sinovac Biotech from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Friday, June 30th. Shares of Sinovac Biotech (SVA) opened at 6.85 on Friday. Sinovac Biotech has a 1-year low of $4.60 and a 1-year high of $6.94. The company has a 50 day moving average of $6.80 and a 200 day moving average of $6.06. The firm’s market cap is $390.23... 
 

BidaskClub Lowers Sibanye Gold Limited (SBGL) to Buy

Sibanye Gold Limited (NYSE:SBGL) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Saturday, September 9th. Separately, ValuEngine lowered shares of Sibanye Gold Limited from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The... 
 

Blue Buffalo Pet Products’ (BUFF) “Top Pick” Rating Reiterated at Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. reissued their top pick rating on shares of Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:BUFF) in a research note issued to investors on Saturday. BUFF has been the subject of a number of other research reports. BidaskClub cut shares of Blue Buffalo Pet Products from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a report on Tuesday, July 11th. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc set a $32.00 target price on shares of Blue Buffalo Pet Products and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Thursday, May 25th. Imperial Capital started coverage... 
 

Foundation Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ:FMI) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Buy

Foundation Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ:FMI) was upgraded by BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Saturday, September 9th. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. BTIG Research upgraded Foundation Medicine from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $39.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Monday, May 15th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Foundation Medicine from a “sell”... 
 

Wandisco Plc (WANSF) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Wandisco Plc (NASDAQ:WANSF) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Saturday. The firm currently has $11.00 price objective on the stock. According to Zacks, “WANdisco plc involved in the development and provision of collaboration software. The Company offers active data replication which enables data editing to the cloud and on-premises data centers as well as provides data migration, disaster recovery and hybrid cloud solutions. It also offers cloud services, such as... 
 

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS (TKC) to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS (NYSE:TKC) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Saturday. The firm currently has $10.00 target price on the Wireless communications provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “Turkcell is the leading provider of mobile communications services in Turkey. “ TKC has been the topic of several other reports. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research note... 
 

Superior Uniform Group, Inc. (SGC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Superior Uniform Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Saturday. According to Zacks, “Superior Uniform Group manufactures and sells a wide range of uniforms, corporate I.D., career apparel and accessories for the hospital and healthcare fields; hotels; fast food and other restaurants; and public safety, industrial, transportation and commercial markets, as well as corporate and resort embroidered sportswear. (Press Release) “ A number of other... 
 

Century Communities, Inc. (CCS) Receives Outperform Rating from Wedbush

Wedbush reiterated their outperform rating on shares of Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE:CCS) in a research report report published on Saturday. Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on CCS. ValuEngine upgraded Century Communities from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. Citigroup Inc. restated a buy rating and issued a $30.00 price target on shares of Century Communities in a research note on Tuesday, August 8th. BidaskClub downgraded Century Communities from a buy rating to a hold rating... 
 

Breton Hill Capital Ltd. Invests $234,000 in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX)

Breton Hill Capital Ltd. purchased a new stake in shares of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm purchased 1,913 shares of the conglomerate’s stock, valued at approximately $234,000. Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Riggs Asset Managment Co. Inc. increased its position in United Technologies Corporation by 14.3% during the 1st quarter. Riggs Asset Managment Co. Inc. now owns 999 shares... 
 

Teleflex Incorporated (TFX) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE:TFX) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday, September 9th. According to Zacks, “Teleflex Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and supplies single-use medical devices for common diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in critical care and surgical applications worldwide. The company offers its products to hospitals and healthcare providers through its direct sales force and distributors. Teleflex was founded in 1943 and is... 
 

Suez Environnement SA (SZEVY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Suez Environnement SA (OTCMKTS:SZEVY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Saturday, September 9th. According to Zacks, “SUEZ Environment Company performs various water and waste management services to protect resources and ecosystems. The company provides innovative solutions to millions of people and industries in the drinking water, wastewater treatment and waste management fields. Its water management services include catchment, treatment and... 
 

Weir Group Plc (The) (WEGRY) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Weir Group Plc (The) (NASDAQ:WEGRY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday, September 9th. According to Zacks, “The Weir Group PLC provides engineering solutions. The company’s operating segment consists of Minerals, Oil & Gas and Flow Control. Oil & Gas segment provides products and service solutions to upstream, production, transportation, refining and related industries. Flow Control segment designs and... 
 

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Stake Increased by Mount Vernon Associates Inc. MD

Mount Vernon Associates Inc. MD raised its holdings in shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 0.1% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 28,452 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock after purchasing an additional 40 shares during the quarter. Apple makes up 7.3% of Mount Vernon Associates Inc. MD’s holdings, making the stock its biggest position. Mount Vernon Associates Inc. MD’s holdings in Apple were worth $4,098,000 as of its most recent SEC... 
 

vTv Therapeutics Inc. (VTVT) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of vTv Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:VTVT) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Saturday, September 9th. They currently have $6.25 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “vTv Therapeutics Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company which is engaged in the discovery and development of orally administered small molecule drug candidates to fill unmet medical needs. Its drug candidate for the treatment of Alzheimers disease includes azeliragon TTP488,... 
 

Northstar Asset Management LLC Sells 747 Shares of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC)

Northstar Asset Management LLC decreased its holdings in shares of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) by 2.1% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 35,219 shares of the chip maker’s stock after selling 747 shares during the quarter. Northstar Asset Management LLC’s holdings in Intel Corporation were worth $1,188,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company.... 
 

Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management Reduces Holdings in United Technologies Corporation (UTX)

Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management decreased its position in shares of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) by 3.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,740 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after selling 60 shares during the period. Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management’s holdings in United Technologies Corporation were worth $212,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares... 
 

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Position Raised by Greenleaf Trust

Greenleaf Trust raised its holdings in shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) by 0.4% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 9,608 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after purchasing an additional 39 shares during the quarter. Greenleaf Trust’s holdings in Bristol-Myers Squibb were worth $535,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company.... 
 

Page Arthur B Sells 200 Shares of AT&T Inc. (T)

Page Arthur B decreased its holdings in shares of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) by 2.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 7,181 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 200 shares during the quarter. Page Arthur B’s holdings in AT&T were worth $271,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Ullmann Financial Group Inc. bought a new position... 
 

KeyCorp Reaffirms “Outperform” Rating for Entegris, Inc. (ENTG)

KeyCorp reiterated their outperform rating on shares of Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) in a research note released on Saturday morning. KeyCorp currently has a $30.00 target price on the semiconductor company’s stock. ENTG has been the subject of several other reports. BidaskClub raised Entegris from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note on Monday, July 24th. Zacks Investment Research raised Entegris from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating and set a $30.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Monday, July 31st.... 
 

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (The) (NTB) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (The) (NYSE:NTB) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday. According to Zacks, “The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited offers bank and wealth management services. It provides retail and corporate banking products and services as well as wealth management solutions comprising trust, private banking and asset management. The company operates primarily in Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, The Bahamas,... 
 

Apple’s (AAPL) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Loop Capital

Loop Capital reiterated their buy rating on shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in a research report released on Saturday morning. They currently have a $180.00 price objective on the iPhone maker’s stock. AAPL has been the topic of several other research reports. UBS AG restated a buy rating and set a $170.00 target price on shares of Apple in a report on Monday, July 31st. Wells Fargo & Company restated a market perform rating and set a $140.00 target price on shares of Apple in a report on Saturday, July 22nd. KeyCorp restated an... 
 

Veritiv Corporation (VRTV) Rating Increased to Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. William Blair cut shares of Veritiv Corporation from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. TheStreet cut shares of Veritiv Corporation from a c- rating to a d+ rating in a research note on Monday, August 21st. Bank of America Corporation cut shares of Veritiv Corporation... 
 

Nomura Holdings Inc ADR (NMR) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Nomura Holdings Inc ADR (NYSE:NMR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Saturday morning. The firm currently has $6.25 target price on the financial services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “NOMURA HLDG-ADR is a leading financial services group in Japan and has worldwide operations, providing a wide range of value-added financial services and competitive products. These include brokerage, trading, underwriting, M&A financial advisory services, merchant banking,... 
 

Targa Resources, Inc. (TRGP) Raised to “Buy” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Targa Resources, Inc. (NYSE:TRGP) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Saturday morning. A number of other brokerages have also commented on TRGP. UBS AG reissued a buy rating and set a $65.00 price objective (down from $68.00) on shares of Targa Resources in a report on Tuesday, May 30th. Credit Suisse Group set a $54.00 price objective on Targa Resources and gave the stock a hold rating in a report on Sunday, May 28th. ValuEngine raised Targa Resources from a sell rating to a hold rating... 
 

Ferroglobe PLC (GSM) Downgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Ferroglobe PLC (NASDAQ:GSM) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Saturday morning. Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research cut Ferroglobe PLC from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 6th. B. Riley reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $16.00 target price on shares of Ferroglobe PLC in a research report on Sunday, September 3rd. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a buy rating and... 
 

IAC/InterActiveCorp (IAC) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Buy

BidaskClub cut shares of IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ:IAC) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Saturday. A number of other research firms have also recently commented on IAC. Piper Jaffray Companies upped their price objective on IAC/InterActiveCorp to $145.00 and gave the company an overweight rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 16th. TheStreet upgraded IAC/InterActiveCorp from a c+ rating to an a- rating in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reiterated an outperform... 
 

Customers Bancorp, Inc (CUBI) Rating Increased to Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Customers Bancorp, Inc (NYSE:CUBI) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Saturday. Several other equities analysts also recently issued reports on CUBI. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Customers Bancorp from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 7th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods restated a hold rating and issued a $36.00 price objective on shares of Customers Bancorp in a research note on Friday, June 30th. One investment analyst... 
 

Essent Group Ltd. (ESNT) Upgraded to “Hold” by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Essent Group Ltd. (NYSE:ESNT) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday morning. ESNT has been the subject of a number of other reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Essent Group from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 11th. Barclays PLC reissued a buy rating on shares of Essent Group in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. Deutsche Bank AG boosted their target price on shares of Essent Group from $42.00 to $48.00 and gave... 
 

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades RELX N.V. (RENX) to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of RELX N.V. (NYSE:RENX) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Saturday, September 9th. Zacks Investment Research currently has $24.00 target price on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “RELX NV provides professional information solutions primarily in North America and Europe. The company’s operating segments consists of Scientific, Technical & Medical; Risk & Business Information; Legal, and Exhibitions. Scientific, Technical &... 
 

Sartorius Ag (SARTF) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Sartorius Ag (NASDAQ:SARTF) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Saturday, September 9th. According to Zacks, “Sartorius AG is a pharmaceutical and laboratory equipment supplier. The company manufactures equipment for biomolecular and microbial separations, cell culture, concentration, fermentation and purification. Sartorius AG is headquartered in Goettingen, Germany. “ Separately, DZ Bank AG reaffirmed a “sell” rating... 
 

Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RTTR) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:RTTR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Saturday, September 9th. They currently have $0.75 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is involved in developing therapeutic products to treat inflammatory, gastrointestinal and metabolic diseases. Its lead product candidate is RP-G28, a novel microbiome modulator, which is under development for the reduction of symptoms... 
 

Smart Sand Inc (SND) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Smart Sand Inc (NYSE:SND) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Saturday, September 9th. According to Zacks, “Smart Sand, Inc. is a producer of northern white raw frac sand for the oil and gas industry. It offers proppant and related logistics services for oil and gas recovery from unconventional wells. Smart Sand, Inc. is headquartered in the Woodlands, Texas. “ Several other brokerages have also recently weighed in on SND. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a buy... 
 

Post Holdings, Inc. (POST) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Saturday, September 9th. According to Zacks, “Post Holdings Inc. is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of branded ready-to-eat cereals in the United States and Canada. The Company’s products are manufactured through a production platform consisting of four owned primary facilities and sold through a variety of channels such as grocery stores, mass merchandisers, club... 
 

Polar Power, Inc. (POLA) Raised to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Polar Power, Inc. (NASDAQ:POLA) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday, September 9th. According to Zacks, “Polar Power Inc. is engaged in designing, manufacturing and selling direct current power, systems and cooling systems for telecommunications, military, hybrid power station, DC marine and rapid charging electric vehicle. Its product portfolio includes DC generators, Marine DC generators, DC alternators, Li-ion batteries... 
 

Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PLXP) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLXP) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Saturday, September 9th. The brokerage currently has $7.25 price target on the biotechnology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “PLx Pharma Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company. It focused on developing clinically validated and patent-protected PLxGuard(TM) delivery system to provide safe and effective aspirin products. PLx Pharma Inc., formerly known as Dipexium... 
 

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Merlin Entertainme Spon (MERLY) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Merlin Entertainme Spon (NASDAQ:MERLY) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday morning. According to Zacks, “Merlin Entertainments plc operates visitor attraction places. The Company owns and operates a portfolio of assets including city center and resort-based indoor attractions and national-branded resort theme parks. Its operating business segment consists of Midway Attractions, LEGOLAND Parks and Resort Theme Parks. Merlin Entertainments plc... 
 

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Linde Ag Spon (LNEGY) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Linde Ag Spon (NASDAQ:LNEGY) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Saturday. According to Zacks, “The Linde Group is an engineering company which supplies industrial, process and specialty gases worldwide. The Company’s core operating segments consist of the gases and engineering division. The main gases produced by the Company are acetylene, carbon dioxide, nitrogen, hydrogen, shielding gases for welding applications, noble gases, calibration gas mixtures, high-purity... 
 

FBN Securities Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT)

Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating restated by research analysts at FBN Securities in a report issued on Saturday, September 9th. They currently have a $105.00 price target on the software maker’s stock, up from their previous price target of $100.00. FBN Securities’ target price would indicate a potential upside of 14.29% from the company’s previous close. PFPT has been the subject of several other reports. Northland Securities reissued a “buy” rating and issued a... 
 

OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Saturday, September 9th. The brokerage currently has a $24.00 price target on the medical instruments supplier’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price would indicate a potential upside of 10.04% from the company’s previous close. According to Zacks, “OraSure Technologies, Inc. is the market leader for oral fluid diagnostics. The Company develops,... 
 

Aviance Capital Partners LLC Has $253,000 Holdings in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)

Aviance Capital Partners LLC raised its stake in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) by 13.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 1,963 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 230 shares during the period. Aviance Capital Partners LLC’s holdings in Kimberly-Clark Corporation were worth $253,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Tortoise Investment... 
 

Regentatlantic Capital LLC Boosts Holdings in Altria Group (NYSE:MO)

Regentatlantic Capital LLC boosted its stake in Altria Group (NYSE:MO) by 1.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 36,246 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 532 shares during the period. Regentatlantic Capital LLC’s holdings in Altria Group were worth $2,699,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Sterling Investment Advisors Ltd.... 
 

Capital Insight Partners LLC Sells 189 Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Capital Insight Partners LLC trimmed its position in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 3.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 5,746 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock after selling 189 shares during the quarter. Capital Insight Partners LLC’s holdings in Apple were worth $828,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. FC Advisory... 
 

Capital Insight Partners LLC Boosts Stake in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

Capital Insight Partners LLC increased its position in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) by 0.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 30,795 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 250 shares during the quarter. Johnson & Johnson comprises approximately 3.6% of Capital Insight Partners LLC’s holdings, making the stock its biggest position. Capital Insight Partners LLC’s holdings in Johnson & Johnson... 
 

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) Shares Sold by Donaldson Capital Management LLC

Donaldson Capital Management LLC reduced its stake in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) by 14.8% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 2,573 shares of the railroad operator’s stock after selling 446 shares during the period. Donaldson Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Union Pacific Corporation were worth $273,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in... 
 
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