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Mohawk Industries, Inc. (MHK) Stake Boosted by Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc.

Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. raised its position in Mohawk Industries, Inc. (NYSE:MHK) by 10.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 73,645 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 6,975 shares during the period. Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. owned 0.10% of Mohawk Industries worth $16,901,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings... 
 

Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS) Given Underperform Rating at Credit Suisse Group AG

Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed their underperform rating on shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON:RBS) in a report released on Friday. The firm currently has a GBX 235 ($3.00) target price on the financial services provider’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also commented on RBS. Citigroup Inc reiterated a sell rating and issued a GBX 175 ($2.24) price objective on shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc in a research report on Thursday, March 2nd. Berenberg Bank upgraded Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc from a hold... 
 

Country Trust Bank Has $23.08 Million Stake in Ingersoll-Rand PLC (IR)

Country Trust Bank increased its stake in Ingersoll-Rand PLC (NYSE:IR) by 1.0% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 283,811 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after buying an additional 2,907 shares during the period. Country Trust Bank’s holdings in Ingersoll-Rand PLC were worth $23,080,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Norges Bank acquired a new... 
 

MFA Financial (MFA ) Receives Daily Media Impact Score of 0.31

Media coverage about MFA Financial (NYSE:MFA ) has been trending positive on Monday, AlphaOne Sentiment reports. AlphaOne, a service of Accern, identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MFA Financial earned a news impact score of 0.31 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave news headlines about the real estate investment trust an impact... 
 

Positive News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG) Stock Price

Headlines about MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG) have been trending positive on Monday, Alpha One Sentiment reports. The research group, a service of Accern, identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MGIC Investment Corp. earned a news sentiment score of 0.31 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news coverage... 
 

HDFC Bank Limited (HDB) Stake Raised by Vontobel Asset Management Inc.

Vontobel Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in HDFC Bank Limited (NYSE:HDB) by 7.4% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 3,285,280 shares of the bank’s stock after buying an additional 225,034 shares during the period. HDFC Bank Limited comprises 2.3% of Vontobel Asset Management Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 17th largest position. Vontobel Asset Management Inc. owned 0.06% of HDFC Bank Limited worth $264,645,000 as of its most recent... 
 

ManpowerGroup Inc. (MAN) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of ManpowerGroup Inc. (NYSE:MAN) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. They currently have $116.00 target price on the business services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “ManpowerGroup has outperformed the Zacks categorized Staffing industry in the last one month. The company’s brand value and strong global network provide a competitive advantage and reinforces its dominant position in the market. ManpowerGroup is continuously... 
 

Prologis Inc (PLD) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Friday. The firm currently has $61.00 target price on the real estate investment trust’s stock. According to Zacks, “Shares of Prologis underperformed the Zacks categorized REIT and Equity Trust – Other industry in the past three months. However, funds from operations (FFO) per share estimates for full-year 2017 moved north over the past seven days. Recently, the company reported better-than expected... 
 

NMI Holdings Inc (NMIH) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

Shares of NMI Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NMIH) have earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the six research firms that are covering the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month target price among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $11.17. Several equities research analysts have weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut NMI Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating... 
 

ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES INC. – American Depositary Shares (IMOS) Getting Positive Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

Media headlines about ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES INC. – American Depositary Shares (NASDAQ:IMOS) have trended positive this week, Alpha One reports. The research firm, a division of Accern, identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES INC. – American Depositary Shares earned a news sentiment score of 0.44 on... 
 

Tactile Systems Technology Inc (TCMD) VP Maggie Thompson Sells 15,000 Shares

Tactile Systems Technology Inc (NASDAQ:TCMD) VP Maggie Thompson sold 15,000 shares of Tactile Systems Technology stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, April 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.87, for a total transaction of $283,050.00. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 59,515 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,123,048.05. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Tactile Systems Technology Inc... 
 

IDEX Co. (IEX) Given a $104.00 Price Target by Robert W. Baird Analysts

Robert W. Baird set a $104.00 price target on IDEX Co. (NYSE:IEX) in a research note released on Friday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the industrial products company’s stock. Several other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on IEX. Zacks Investment Research upgraded IDEX from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Thursday. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a hold rating and issued a $100.00 price objective (up previously from $94.00) on shares of IDEX in a report on Friday. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated... 
 

adidas AG (ADS) Given a €210.00 Price Target by Macquarie Analysts

Macquarie set a €210.00 ($227.89) price target on adidas AG (FRA:ADS) in a research report released on Friday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Other analysts have also issued reports about the company. BNP Paribas set a €200.00 ($217.04) price target on adidas AG and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, January 26th. Kepler Capital Markets set a €166.00 ($180.14) price target on adidas AG and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 1st. Nord/LB set a €180.00... 
 

Nasdaq Inc (NDAQ) Given a $70.00 Price Target at Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada set a $70.00 price target on Nasdaq Inc (NASDAQ:NDAQ) in a research report released on Friday. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the financial services provider’s stock. A number of other analysts have also issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Nasdaq from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 12th. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a hold rating and set a $68.00 target price on shares of Nasdaq in a research report on Monday, April 10th. Six analysts... 
 

Sony Corp (SNE) Upgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co. to “Overweight”

JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded shares of Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE) from a neutral rating to an overweight rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday. SNE has been the subject of several other reports. Jefferies Group LLC set a $42.00 price target on shares of Sony Corp and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Saturday, March 11th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Sony Corp from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Wednesday, February 8th. Finally, TheStreet raised shares of Sony Corp from a c+ rating... 
 

Navellier & Associates Inc Acquires New Stake in Enviva Partners LP (EVA)

Navellier & Associates Inc bought a new stake in Enviva Partners LP (NYSE:EVA) during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund bought 22,154 shares of the energy company’s stock, valued at approximately $623,000. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its position in Enviva Partners by 74.4% in the third quarter. California... 
 

Navellier & Associates Inc Purchases Shares of 37,262 Ultra Clean Holdings Inc (UCTT)

Navellier & Associates Inc purchased a new position in shares of Ultra Clean Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:UCTT) during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor purchased 37,262 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock, valued at approximately $629,000. A number of other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in UCTT. Espalier Global Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Ultra Clean Holdings during the third quarter worth about $1,112,000. G2 Investment Partners Management... 
 

Tencent Holdings Ltd (TCEHY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

Tencent Holdings Ltd (OTCMKTS:TCEHY) has received a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the seven analysts that are covering the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $34.00. A number of research firms have commented on TCEHY. Benchmark Co. began coverage on shares of Tencent Holdings in a research report on Tuesday, April... 
 

CAPROCK Group Inc. Invests $240,000 in Cadence Design Systems Inc (CDNS)

CAPROCK Group Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Cadence Design Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CDNS) during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 7,651 shares of the software maker’s stock, valued at approximately $240,000. Several other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in CDNS. Norges Bank acquired a new stake in Cadence Design Systems during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $74,769,000. Peregrine Capital Management LLC acquired... 
 

Ritchie Bros Auctioneers Inc (RBA) Receives Outperform Rating from William Blair

Ritchie Bros Auctioneers Inc (NYSE:RBA) (TSE:RBA)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reissued by equities research analysts at William Blair in a note issued to investors on Monday. RBA has been the topic of a number of other reports. Raymond James Financial, Inc. reiterated a “market perform” rating and issued a $35.00 target price (down from $42.00) on shares of Ritchie Bros Auctioneers in a research report on Tuesday, December 27th. BMO Capital Markets decreased their target price on Ritchie Bros Auctioneers from... 
 

Jupiter Fund Management PLC (JUP) Receives GBX 444.46 Average PT from Analysts

Shares of Jupiter Fund Management PLC (LON:JUP) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the fifteen brokerages that are covering the company. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month target price among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 444.46 ($5.68). Several equities research analysts recently commented on JUP shares. Numis Securities Ltd ... 
 

CAPROCK Group Inc. Raises Stake in Sherwin-Williams Co (SHW)

CAPROCK Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW) by 37.4% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 1,993 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after buying an additional 543 shares during the period. CAPROCK Group Inc.’s holdings in Sherwin-Williams were worth $618,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the... 
 

TheStreet Downgrades NCR Co. (NCR) to C+

NCR Co. (NYSE:NCR) was downgraded by stock analysts at TheStreet from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. NCR has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Benchmark Co. assumed coverage on NCR in a research note on Thursday, April 13th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $55.00 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded NCR from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday,... 
 

NuStar Energy L.P. (NS) Upgraded to Outperform at Wells Fargo & Co

Wells Fargo & Co upgraded shares of NuStar Energy L.P. (NYSE:NS) from a market perform rating to an outperform rating in a report issued on Friday. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a hold rating and set a $52.00 price objective on shares of NuStar Energy L.P. in a research note on Monday, April 17th. FBR & Co reiterated a hold rating on shares of NuStar Energy L.P. in a research report on Wednesday, April 12th. Credit Suisse Group AG upgraded shares of NuStar Energy L.P. from... 
 

Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) Price Target Lowered to $126.00 at BMO Capital Markets

Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) had its price target reduced by BMO Capital Markets from $132.00 to $126.00 in a research report report published on Friday morning. They currently have an outperform rating on the network technology company’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on PANW. William Blair cut Palo Alto Networks from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 1st. Royal Bank of Canada cut their target price on Palo Alto Networks from $170.00... 
 

SOUTH32 LTD SPON (SOUHY) Upgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of SOUTH32 LTD SPON (NASDAQ:SOUHY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Friday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $12.00 price target on the basic materials company’s stock. According to Zacks, “South32 Limited is a resources company. The Company primarily produces alumina, aluminium, coal, manganese, nickel, silver, lead and zinc. South32 Limited is based in Perth, Australia. “ Separately, Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated a market perform... 
 

-$0.08 EPS Expected for Good Times Restaurants Inc. (GTIM) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages expect that Good Times Restaurants Inc. (NASDAQ:GTIM) will post earnings per share (EPS) of ($0.08) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have provided estimates for Good Times Restaurants’ earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is ($0.08) and the highest is ($0.07). Good Times Restaurants reported earnings per share of ($0.05) during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a negative year-over-year growth rate of 60%. The company is expected to report its next quarterly... 
 

BMO Capital Markets Increases Sleep Country Canada Holdings Inc (ZZZ) Price Target to C$40.00

Sleep Country Canada Holdings Inc (TSE:ZZZ) had its target price increased by equities researchers at BMO Capital Markets from C$36.00 to C$40.00 in a research note issued to investors on Monday. BMO Capital Markets’ price objective indicates a potential upside of 11.86% from the company’s current price. A number of other research analysts have also commented on ZZZ. TD Securities restated a “buy” rating and issued a C$36.00 price objective on shares of Sleep Country Canada Holdings in a research note on Thursday, February... 
 

The Ultimate Software Group’s (ULTI) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTI) in a research note published on Friday. The firm currently has a $240.00 price target on the technology company’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on ULTI. Mizuho started coverage on shares of The Ultimate Software Group in a research note on Friday, March 3rd. They issued a neutral rating and a $200.00 price target for the company. Needham & Company LLC restated a buy rating and issued a $250.00 price... 
 

One Media IP Group PLC (OMIP) Given Buy Rating at Panmure Gordon

Panmure Gordon reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of One Media IP Group PLC (LON:OMIP) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. Panmure Gordon currently has a GBX 10 ($0.13) target price on the stock. Shares of One Media IP Group PLC (LON:OMIP) remained flat at GBX 2.75 on Thursday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 10,501 shares. One Media IP Group PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 2.45 and a 12 month high of GBX 4.50. The firm’s market cap is GBX 1.95 million. The company’s 50-day moving average is... 
 

American Equity Investment Life Holding (AEL) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

Shares of American Equity Investment Life Holding (NYSE:AEL) have received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the ten analysts that are presently covering the firm. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $23.86. Several analysts have recently weighed in on the company. FBR & Co raised their target price on American Equity Investment Life Holding... 
 

Argus Investors Counsel Inc. Cuts Stake in Nucor Co. (NUE)

Argus Investors Counsel Inc. lowered its stake in Nucor Co. (NYSE:NUE) by 12.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 67,775 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 9,700 shares during the period. Argus Investors Counsel Inc.’s holdings in Nucor were worth $4,048,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. State Street Corp... 
 

Southcross Energy Partners (SXE) Earning Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows

Media headlines about Southcross Energy Partners (NYSE:SXE) have trended positive recently, according to AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis. The research firm, a division of Accern, identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Southcross Energy Partners earned a coverage optimism score of 0.42 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave... 
 

Red Hat Inc (RHT) Receives $90.69 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

Shares of Red Hat Inc (NYSE:RHT) have been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the thirty-one research firms that are covering the company. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and twenty have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price objective among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is $90.69. A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the company. Barclays PLC restated an “overweight” rating and... 
 

Open Text Corp (OTEX) Shares Bought by Nexus Investment Management Inc.

Nexus Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of Open Text Corp (NASDAQ:OTEX) (TSE:OTC) by 120.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 92,290 shares of the software maker’s stock after buying an additional 50,440 shares during the period. Open Text Corp comprises 0.5% of Nexus Investment Management Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 29th largest position. Nexus Investment Management Inc.’s holdings in Open... 
 

Nexus Investment Management Inc. Increases Stake in Suncor Energy Inc. (SU)

Nexus Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU) (TSE:SU) by 3.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 476,747 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock after buying an additional 14,632 shares during the period. Suncor Energy comprises 2.5% of Nexus Investment Management Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 22nd largest position. Nexus Investment Management Inc.’s holdings in... 
 

Ball Co. (BLL) Chairman John A. Hayes Sells 2,653 Shares

Ball Co. (NYSE:BLL) Chairman John A. Hayes sold 2,653 shares of Ball stock in a transaction dated Thursday, April 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $72.60, for a total transaction of $192,607.80. Following the completion of the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 203,561 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $14,778,528.60. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Ball Co. (NYSE:BLL) traded up 0.76% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $74.24.... 
 

Culbertson A N & Co. Inc. Buys 265 Shares of J M Smucker Co (SJM)

Culbertson A N & Co. Inc. raised its stake in J M Smucker Co (NYSE:SJM) by 2.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 13,704 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 265 shares during the period. Culbertson A N & Co. Inc.’s holdings in J M Smucker were worth $1,796,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Sii... 
 

Insider Selling: Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) Director Sells 15,000 Shares of Stock

Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) Director Christopher A. Kuebler sold 15,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, April 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.88, for a total transaction of $328,200.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 50,500 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,104,940. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) traded up 2.45% during midday trading on... 
 

SAFRAN’s (SAFRF) “Neutral” Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued their neutral rating on shares of SAFRAN (OTCMKTS:SAFRF) in a research report report published on Friday. Separately, Barclays PLC reaffirmed a neutral rating on shares of SAFRAN in a research report on Friday, January 27th. SAFRAN (OTCMKTS:SAFRF) remained flat at $78.70 during midday trading on Friday. 21 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The company has a 50-day moving average of $74.98 and a 200-day moving average of $70.87. The firm has a market capitalization of $32.68 billion and a P/E... 
 

Hortonworks Inc (HDP) Insider Sells $16,689.10 in Stock

Hortonworks Inc (NASDAQ:HDP) insider Scott Reasoner sold 1,570 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $10.63, for a total transaction of $16,689.10. Following the sale, the insider now owns 196,377 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,087,487.51. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Scott Reasoner also recently made the following trade(s):... 
 

Insider Selling: Regional Management Corp (RM) Director Sells $18,367.51 in Stock

Regional Management Corp (NYSE:RM) Director Michael R. Dunn sold 917 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, April 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $20.03, for a total value of $18,367.51. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 160,092 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $3,206,642.76. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Regional Management Corp (NYSE:RM) traded up 2.24% during trading... 
 

Canadian Utilities Limited (CU) Price Target Increased to C$40.00 by Analysts at Barclays PLC

Canadian Utilities Limited (TSE:CU) had its price target hoisted by Barclays PLC from C$38.00 to C$40.00 in a research note released on Friday morning. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on CU. Desjardins boosted their price objective on shares of Canadian Utilities Limited from C$38.00 to C$39.00 in a research report on Monday, March 6th. TD Securities boosted their price objective on shares of Canadian Utilities Limited from C$37.00 to C$39.00 and gave the company a hold rating in a research report on Monday,... 
 

S & U PLC 31.5% CUM PRF 12 1/2P (47IE) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital

S & U PLC 31.5% CUM PRF 12 1/2P (LON:47IE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by analysts at Shore Capital in a report released on Tuesday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. Shares of S & U PLC 31.5% CUM PRF 12 1/2P (LON:47IE) remained flat at GBX 53.00 during midday trading on Tuesday. The stock had a trading volume of 25,000 shares. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 53.00 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 53.00. S & U PLC 31.5% CUM PRF 12 1/2P has a 52-week low of GBX 40.00 and a 52-week... 
 

Web.com Group Inc (WEB) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.57 Per Share

Equities analysts forecast that Web.com Group Inc (NASDAQ:WEB) will post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.57 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Eight analysts have provided estimates for Web.com Group’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.55 and the highest is $0.58. Web.com Group reported earnings per share of $0.55 in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate of 3.6%. The company is expected to issue its next earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, May... 
 

EnLink Midstream LLC (ENLC) Given Hold Rating at Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of EnLink Midstream LLC (NYSE:ENLC) in a research note published on Friday morning. They currently have a $21.00 price target on the pipeline company’s stock. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of EnLink Midstream from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $21.00 price target for the company in a report on Tuesday, January 17th. Credit Suisse Group AG upped their price target on shares of EnLink... 
 

Agrium Inc. (AGU) Given a $91.00 Price Target by Credit Suisse Group AG Analysts

Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) (TSE:AGU) has been assigned a $91.00 price objective by equities researchers at Credit Suisse Group AG in a report released on Friday. The firm currently has a “hold” rating on the basic materials company’s stock. Credit Suisse Group AG’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 0.59% from the stock’s previous close. AGU has been the subject of a number of other reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Agrium from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in... 
 

CAPROCK Group Inc. Invests $248,000 in Marcus Corp (MCS)

CAPROCK Group Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Marcus Corp (NYSE:MCS) during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm purchased 7,715 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $248,000. A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of MCS. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan raised its position in shares of Marcus Corp by 1.7% in the third quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 4,170 shares of the company’s... 
 

FirstEnergy Corp. (FE) Debt Trading 1.4% Lower

An issue of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) debt fell 1.4% against its face value during trading on Monday. The debt issue has a 6.8% coupon and will mature on August 15, 2039. The debt is now trading at $39.88 and was trading at $37.75 last week. Price moves in a company’s debt in credit markets sometimes predict parallel moves in its share price. A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on the stock. Barclays PLC restated an “equal weight” rating and issued a $38.00 price objective (up previously from $35.00) on shares... 
 

Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Bond Prices Fall 1.3%

An issue of Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) debt fell 1.3% against its face value during trading on Monday. The debt issue has a 4% coupon and will mature on November 14, 2021. The debt is now trading at $97.44 and was trading at $97.06 last week. Price moves in a company’s debt in credit markets sometimes predict parallel moves in its share price. A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on the stock. Cowen and Company restated a “buy” rating on shares of Freeport-McMoRan in a report on Tuesday, April 11th. Zacks... 
 
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