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Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (OZM) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.06 EPS

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (NYSE:OZM) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday. The asset manager reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.21 by $0.06, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Och-Ziff Capital Management Group had a net margin of 3.35% and a negative return on equity of 54.57%. The firm had revenue of $438.24 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $450.09 million. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.01 earnings... 
 

Barnes Group (B) Announces Earnings Results

Barnes Group (NYSE:B) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday. The industrial products company reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.68 by $0.03, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Barnes Group had a net margin of 11.20% and a return on equity of 12.44%. The business had revenue of $373.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $357.77 million. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.67 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was up... 
 

Barnes Group (B) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.03 EPS

Barnes Group (NYSE:B) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday. The industrial products company reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.68 by $0.03, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The business had revenue of $373.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $357.77 million. Barnes Group had a return on equity of 12.44% and a net margin of 11.20%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 15.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.67 earnings... 
 

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (OZM) Announces Earnings Results

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (NYSE:OZM) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday. The asset manager reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.21 by $0.06, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Och-Ziff Capital Management Group had a net margin of 3.35% and a negative return on equity of 54.57%. The business had revenue of $438.24 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $450.09 million. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.01 earnings per share. The business’s... 
 

Newell Brands (NWL) Issues Earnings Results

Newell Brands (NYSE:NWL) released its earnings results on Friday. The company reported $0.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.01, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $3.74 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.69 billion. Newell Brands had a return on equity of 11.52% and a net margin of 8.34%. Newell Brands’s quarterly revenue was down 9.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.80 earnings... 
 

Select Income REIT (SIR) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.30 EPS

Select Income REIT (NASDAQ:SIR) announced its earnings results on Friday. The real estate investment trust reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.69 by ($0.30), Bloomberg Earnings reports. The business had revenue of $117.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $117.78 million. Select Income REIT had a net margin of 19.15% and a return on equity of 4.36%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company... 
 

IPG Photonics (IPGP) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.14 EPS

IPG Photonics (NASDAQ:IPGP) announced its earnings results on Friday. The semiconductor company reported $1.86 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.14, Briefing.com reports. IPG Photonics had a net margin of 27.85% and a return on equity of 21.17%. The firm had revenue of $361.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $345.63 million. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.39 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 28.9% on a year-over-year basis.... 
 

Granite Construction (GVA) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.04 EPS

Granite Construction (NYSE:GVA) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday. The construction company reported $0.72 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.68 by $0.04, Morningstar.com reports. Granite Construction had a return on equity of 5.71% and a net margin of 1.84%. The firm had revenue of $801.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $753.83 million. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.40 EPS. Granite Construction’s quarterly revenue was up 20.2%... 
 

Granite Construction (GVA) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS

Granite Construction (NYSE:GVA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday. The construction company reported $0.72 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.68 by $0.04, Morningstar.com reports. The business had revenue of $801.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $753.83 million. Granite Construction had a return on equity of 5.71% and a net margin of 1.84%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 20.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous... 
 

MSG Networks Inc (MSGN) Receives Average Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

MSG Networks Inc (NYSE:MSGN) has received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the twelve research firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $25.00. Several analysts have weighed in on the company. Morgan Stanley downgraded MSG Networks from an “equal weight”... 
 

Obsidian (ODN) Hits Market Cap of $8.79 Million

Obsidian (CURRENCY:ODN) traded down 16.9% against the U.S. dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 22:00 PM ET on February 17th. Obsidian has a market capitalization of $8.79 million and approximately $266,284.00 worth of Obsidian was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Obsidian coin can currently be bought for about $0.35 or 0.00003195 BTC on popular exchanges including C-CEX, HitBTC and Cryptopia. During the last seven days, Obsidian has traded down 28.6% against the U.S. dollar. Here is how similar cryptocurrencies have performed during... 
 

Hilltop Holdings Inc. (HTH) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Hilltop Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HTH) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the ten ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and two have assigned 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 $30.25. A number of analysts recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded... 
 

Premier Inc (PINC) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $406.69 Million

Brokerages expect Premier Inc (NASDAQ:PINC) to announce sales of $406.69 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Nine analysts have provided estimates for Premier’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $401.20 million to $415.00 million. Premier posted sales of $379.80 million during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year growth rate of 7.1%. The business is expected to announce its next earnings results on Monday, May 14th. On average, analysts expect that Premier will report full year... 
 

Analysts Set Ascendis Pharma A/S (ASND) Target Price at $51.83

Shares of Ascendis Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:ASND) have been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the eleven brokerages that are covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have given a hold recommendation, six have issued a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is $51.83. Several brokerages recently weighed in on ASND.... 
 

Credo 1-Day Trading Volume Reaches $855.00 (CREDO)

Credo (CURRENCY:CREDO) traded 56.4% higher against the US dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 22:00 PM E.T. on February 17th. Credo has a market capitalization of $18.61 million and approximately $855.00 worth of Credo was traded on exchanges in the last day. Over the last seven days, Credo has traded down 28.2% against the US dollar. One Credo token can now be purchased for approximately $0.0338 or 0.00000300 BTC on popular exchanges. Here is how related cryptocurrencies have performed over the last day: Ripple (XRP) traded up 4.6% against... 
 

BankUnited (BKU) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $265.14 Million

Brokerages expect BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) to announce $265.14 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for BankUnited’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $277.37 million and the lowest is $237.70 million. BankUnited posted sales of $258.74 million in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year growth rate of 2.5%. The business is expected to announce its next quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April 24th. According to Zacks,... 
 

CargoX Market Cap Reaches $20.29 Million (CXO)

CargoX (CURRENCY:CXO) traded up 17.8% against the dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 21:00 PM Eastern on February 17th. One CargoX token can now be purchased for $0.16 or 0.00001403 BTC on major exchanges including EtherDelta and IDEX. CargoX has a market capitalization of $20.29 million and $350,079.00 worth of CargoX was traded on exchanges in the last day. During the last seven days, CargoX has traded up 56.8% against the dollar. Here is how other cryptocurrencies have performed during the last day: Ripple (XRP) traded up... 
 

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Honda Motor (HMC) Share Price

Media coverage about Honda Motor (NYSE:HMC) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Honda Motor earned a media sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 41.3322160528283 out of 100, indicating that... 
 

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Medtronic (MDT) Share Price

Press coverage about Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Medtronic earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the medical technology company an impact score of 47.0333698180444... 
 

$228.94 Million in Sales Expected for 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (FLWS) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS) to report $228.94 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have made estimates for 1-800-Flowers.Com’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $235.20 million and the lowest is $216.95 million. 1-800-Flowers.Com posted sales of $233.72 million in the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year-over-year growth rate of 2%. The company is expected to report its next quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May... 
 

Cidara Therapeutics (CDTX) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.17

Media coverage about Cidara Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CDTX) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Cidara Therapeutics earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the biotechnology company an impact score of 45.4039400884592 out... 
 

Einsteinium (EMC2) Trading 14.1% Higher This Week

Einsteinium (CURRENCY:EMC2) traded up 0.1% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 16:00 PM ET on February 17th. In the last week, Einsteinium has traded up 14.1% against the dollar. Einsteinium has a market capitalization of $93.85 million and approximately $6.85 million worth of Einsteinium was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Einsteinium coin can now be bought for $0.43 or 0.00004018 BTC on popular exchanges including Poloniex, Cryptopia and Bittrex. Here is how similar cryptocurrencies have performed in the last day: Litecoin... 
 

Analysts Expect Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO) Will Post Earnings of $0.51 Per Share

Equities research analysts forecast that Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) will report earnings of $0.51 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Seven analysts have provided estimates for Patterson Companies’ earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.54 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.48. Patterson Companies posted earnings of $0.58 per share during the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year over year growth rate of 12.1%. The company is expected to report its next quarterly... 
 

Nordson Co. (NDSN) Receives $151.29 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

Nordson Co. (NASDAQ:NDSN) has received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the thirteen research firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price target among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $151.29. Several brokerages have recently issued reports on NDSN. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating on shares of Nordson... 
 

Analysts Set Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SCMP) Target Price at $20.00

Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCMP) has been given an average rating of “Buy” by the fifteen brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. Eight research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, five have assigned a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $20.00. Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the stock.... 
 

Quantstamp Price Up 27.1% Over Last Week (QSP)

Quantstamp (CURRENCY:QSP) traded 18.9% higher against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 14:00 PM Eastern on February 17th. During the last week, Quantstamp has traded 27.1% higher against the US dollar. One Quantstamp token can now be purchased for approximately $0.37 or 0.00003437 BTC on exchanges including Binance, EtherDelta, Huobi and Gate.io. Quantstamp has a market cap of $229.01 million and approximately $8.50 million worth of Quantstamp was traded on exchanges in the last day. Here is how related cryptocurrencies have... 
 

Irsa Inversiones y Rprsntcins SA (IRS) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Irsa Inversiones y Rprsntcins SA (NYSE:IRS) have earned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation. Irsa Inversiones y Rprsntcins’ rating score has declined by 200% in the last 90 days as a result of a number of analysts’ upgrades and downgrades. Brokers have set a 12 month consensus price objective of $30.00 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also... 
 

CBIZ (CBZ) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.03 EPS

CBIZ (NYSE:CBZ) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The business services provider reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.03, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The business had revenue of $195.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $191.40 million. CBIZ had a return on equity of 9.33% and a net margin of 5.89%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous... 
 

Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Neptune Technologies & Bioressources (NEPT) Share Price

News headlines about Neptune Technologies & Bioressources (NASDAQ:NEPT) (TSE:NTB) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Neptune Technologies & Bioressources earned a daily sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the biotechnology... 
 

Medidata Solutions (MDSO) Shares Up 5%

Medidata Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDSO)’s share price shot up 5% during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $66.82 and last traded at $66.77. 751,488 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 14% from the average session volume of 657,206 shares. The stock had previously closed at $63.57. Several research firms recently commented on MDSO. SunTrust Banks restated a “buy” rating and set a $92.00 target price on shares of Medidata Solutions in a research report on Friday, October 27th. Wells Fargo & Co cut... 
 

Fossil Group (FOSL) Stock Price Down 8.5%

Fossil Group Inc (NASDAQ:FOSL) shares traded down 8.5% on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $14.81 and last traded at $15.52. 11,565,479 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 195% from the average session volume of 3,913,946 shares. The stock had previously closed at $16.97. Several research analysts recently weighed in on the company. ValuEngine cut Fossil Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. Buckingham Research decreased their target price on Fossil... 
 

$1.81 Earnings Per Share Expected for Autoliv Inc. (ALV) This Quarter

Analysts expect Autoliv Inc. (NYSE:ALV) to post earnings of $1.81 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for Autoliv’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $1.76 to $1.84. Autoliv posted earnings of $1.65 per share during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year-over-year growth rate of 9.7%. The firm is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings results on Friday, April 27th. According to Zacks, analysts expect that Autoliv will report full... 
 

Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for Regional Management Corp’s Q1 2019 Earnings (RM)

Regional Management Corp (NYSE:RM) – Equities research analysts at Jefferies Group issued their Q1 2019 EPS estimates for Regional Management in a report released on Wednesday. Jefferies Group analyst J. Hecht anticipates that the credit services provider will earn $0.77 per share for the quarter. Jefferies Group has a “Buy” rating and a $33.00 price objective on the stock. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Regional Management’s Q2 2019 earnings at $0.76 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $1.02 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at... 
 

Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Marinus Pharmaceuticals (MRNS) Stock Price

Media headlines about Marinus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:MRNS) have been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Marinus Pharmaceuticals earned a media sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the biopharmaceutical... 
 

Brokerages Set KKR & Co. L.P. (KKR) Target Price at $24.67

Shares of KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the fourteen ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating, six have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The average 1-year target price among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $24.67. KKR has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. TheStreet upgraded... 
 

Middlefield Banc Corp (MBCN) Director William A. Et Al Valerian Sells 600 Shares

Middlefield Banc Corp (NASDAQ:MBCN) Director William A. Et Al Valerian sold 600 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, February 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $49.34, for a total transaction of $29,604.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Shares of Middlefield Banc Corp (MBCN) traded up $1.50 on Friday, reaching $49.00. The company had a trading volume of 3,436 shares, compared to its average volume... 
 

Byteball Bytes (GBYTE) Tops 24-Hour Volume of $781,307.00

Byteball Bytes (CURRENCY:GBYTE) traded down 0.3% against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 13:00 PM Eastern on February 17th. Over the last seven days, Byteball Bytes has traded 35.4% higher against the US dollar. Byteball Bytes has a total market capitalization of $444.97 million and $781,307.00 worth of Byteball Bytes was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Byteball Bytes coin can currently be bought for approximately $689.64 or 0.06399630 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges including Bittrex, Cryptopia and Cryptox. Here’s... 
 

Arch Capital Group Ltd. (ACGL) Holdings Boosted by Wells Fargo & Company MN

Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its stake in Arch Capital Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACGL) by 18.1% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 2,847,716 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 436,449 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN’s holdings in Arch Capital Group were worth $258,488,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in ACGL. Victory Capital Management Inc. increased... 
 

Scott M. Storer Sells 3,972 Shares of Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MNTA) Stock

Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNTA) CFO Scott M. Storer sold 3,972 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, February 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.16, for a total value of $60,215.52. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MNTA) opened at $16.05 on Friday. Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has a 52-week low of $11.85 and a 52-week high of $19.46. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,220.00, a price-to-earnings... 
 

Wells Fargo & Company MN Decreases Stake in SINA Corp (SINA)

Wells Fargo & Company MN decreased its position in SINA Corp (NASDAQ:SINA) by 0.6% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 2,320,924 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 13,301 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN’s holdings in SINA were worth $232,812,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Several other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. First Trust Advisors LP grew its position in... 
 

Vestpro Financial Partners Inc. dba CPF Texas Takes Position in Ishares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond Etf (AGG)

Vestpro Financial Partners Inc. dba CPF Texas bought a new stake in shares of Ishares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond Etf (BMV:AGG) in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 65,547 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $7,170,000. Ishares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond Etf makes up approximately 3.5% of Vestpro Financial Partners Inc. dba CPF Texas’ portfolio, making the stock its 4th largest position. Other institutional investors and hedge funds... 
 

Benchmark Raises SINA (SINA) Price Target to $174.00

SINA (NASDAQ:SINA) had its price objective hoisted by Benchmark from $157.00 to $174.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Benchmark currently has a buy rating on the technology company’s stock. SINA has been the topic of a number of other reports. BidaskClub downgraded SINA from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Saturday, December 2nd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded SINA from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 24th. Finally,... 
 

Amber Road (AMBR) Earns Daily News Impact Score of 0.16

News articles about Amber Road (NYSE:AMBR) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Amber Road earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the software maker an impact score of 45.3463143764288... 
 

Wealthstreet Investment Advisors LLC Acquires Shares of 1,248 Becton Dickinson and Co (BDX)

Wealthstreet Investment Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX) in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor acquired 1,248 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock, valued at approximately $267,000. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Legacy Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of Becton Dickinson and by 7,000.0% during the 4th quarter. Legacy Advisors LLC now owns 497 shares of the... 
 

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Reiterates “Hold” Rating for Textainer Group (TGH)

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Textainer Group (NYSE:TGH) in a report issued on Friday morning. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods currently has a $21.00 price objective on the transportation company’s stock. Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Cowen raised their price target on shares of Textainer Group from $21.00 to $26.00 and gave the stock an outperform rating in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Wells Fargo & Co raised their price target on shares of... 
 

Mizuho Reaffirms Buy Rating for Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR)

Mizuho reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. Mizuho currently has a $89.00 price target on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. “We expect both Nektar and BMY to jointly report clinical data going forward.”,” Mizuho’s analyst wrote. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Nektar Therapeutics from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Tuesday,... 
 

Fortive (FTV) Upgraded to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Fortive (NYSE:FTV) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $83.00 price objective on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Fortive’s fourth-quarter 2017 results are driven by strong revenues growth. Acquisitions contribute 5.9% to top-line growth. The company is benefiting from strength in developed markets and automation businesses in North America. Ongoing margin expansion owing to the Fortive... 
 

Territorial Bancorp (TBNK) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Territorial Bancorp (NASDAQ:TBNK) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Territorial Bancorp, Inc. intends to operate as the bank holding company for Territorial Savings Bank, a federally chartered, FDIC-insured savings bank, which provides financial services to individuals, families, and businesses. Territorial Savings Bank accepts deposits; originates home equity loans and lines of credit, construction, commercial and other non-residential... 
 

Ronald A. Pankau Sells 200 Shares of CME Group Inc (CME) Stock

CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) Director Ronald A. Pankau sold 200 shares of CME Group stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, February 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $159.91, for a total transaction of $31,982.00. Following the sale, the director now owns 3,809 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $609,097.19. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. CME Group Inc (NASDAQ CME) opened at $162.38 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.03, a quick... 
 

Tripadvisor (TRIP) Raised to “Hold” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Tripadvisor (NASDAQ:TRIP) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Friday morning. A number of other brokerages also recently issued reports on TRIP. Hilliard Lyons downgraded shares of Tripadvisor from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Tripadvisor from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Friday, November 17th. Stifel Nicolaus cut their price objective on shares of Tripadvisor from... 
 
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