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Head-To-Head Contrast: Codexis (CDXS) vs. OpGen (NASDAQ:OPGN)

Codexis (NASDAQ: CDXS) and OpGen (NASDAQ:OPGN) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, dividends and institutional ownership. Institutional & Insider Ownership 70.8% of Codexis shares are owned by institutional investors. 9.8% of Codexis shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 31.8% of OpGen shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership... 
 

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect First Savings Financial Group (NASDAQ:FSFG) Share Price

Media headlines about First Savings Financial Group (NASDAQ:FSFG) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. First Savings Financial Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the bank an impact score of 46.5080685842392... 
 

Zafgen (NASDAQ:ZFGN) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.10

Press coverage about Zafgen (NASDAQ:ZFGN) has trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Zafgen earned a coverage optimism score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the biopharmaceutical company an impact score of 46.6389947636791 out of 100, meaning... 
 

Dawson Geophysical (DWSN) Receiving Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Finds

Headlines about Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN) have been trending positive on Friday, Accern reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Dawson Geophysical earned a news sentiment score of 0.29 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.7226642298045... 
 

Brian S. Krakower Sells 5,504 Shares of BJ’s Restaurants (BJRI) Stock

BJ’s Restaurants (NASDAQ:BJRI) insider Brian S. Krakower sold 5,504 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.21, for a total transaction of $243,331.84. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 3,318 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $146,688.78. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Shares of NASDAQ:BJRI traded... 
 

Erie Indemnity (ERIE) versus ProAssurance (NYSE:PRA) Head-To-Head Survey

Erie Indemnity (NASDAQ: ERIE) and ProAssurance (NYSE:PRA) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and valuation. Profitability This table compares Erie Indemnity and ProAssurance’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets Erie Indemnity 11.65% 24.25% 13.04% ProAssurance 12.38% 6.11% 2.22% Volatility... 
 

Comparing Victory Capital (VCTR) & Financial Engines (NASDAQ:FNGN)

Financial Engines (NASDAQ: FNGN) and Victory Capital (NASDAQ:VCTR) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and earnings. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Financial Engines and Victory Capital’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio Financial Engines $480.51 million 4.32 $46.66... 
 

W. R. Berkley (WRB) vs. Radian Group (RDN) Head-To-Head Contrast

W. R. Berkley (NYSE: WRB) and Radian Group (NYSE:RDN) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership. Dividends W. R. Berkley pays an annual dividend of $0.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. Radian Group pays an annual dividend of $0.01 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. W. R. Berkley pays out 22.8% of its earnings in the form of... 
 

Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) and Ryder System (R) Head-To-Head Survey

Ryder System (NYSE: R) and Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) are both transportation companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability, earnings and institutional ownership. Volatility & Risk Ryder System has a beta of 1.47, suggesting that its stock price is 47% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Canadian National Railway has a beta of 1.04, suggesting that its stock price is 4% more volatile than... 
 

Analyzing Mid-Con Energy (MCEP) and Memorial Production Partners (MEMP)

Memorial Production Partners (NASDAQ: MEMP) and Mid-Con Energy (NASDAQ:MCEP) are both small-cap companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Memorial Production Partners and Mid-Con Energy’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio Memorial... 
 

Comparing Enlink Midstream (XTXI) & Suburban Propane Partners (NYSE:SPH)

Suburban Propane Partners (NYSE: SPH) and Enlink Midstream (NASDAQ:XTXI) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and earnings. Institutional & Insider Ownership 28.1% of Suburban Propane Partners shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of Suburban Propane Partners shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication... 
 

Analyzing WhiteHorse Finance (WHF) & Helios Advantage Income Fund (NYSE:HAV)

Helios Advantage Income Fund (NYSE: HAV) and WhiteHorse Finance (NASDAQ:WHF) are both companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, risk, institutional ownership and valuation. Institutional & Insider Ownership 8.8% of WhiteHorse Finance shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.4% of WhiteHorse Finance shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and... 
 

Analyzing PolyOne (POL) & Hawkins (HWKN)

Hawkins (NASDAQ: HWKN) and PolyOne (NYSE:POL) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, earnings and profitability. Risk & Volatility Hawkins has a beta of 0.67, meaning that its stock price is 33% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, PolyOne has a beta of 1.66, meaning that its stock price is 66% more volatile than the S&P 500. Valuation and Earnings This... 
 

Trinity Biotech (TRIB) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds

Media stories about Trinity Biotech (NASDAQ:TRIB) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Trinity Biotech earned a daily sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 45.6890701127486 out of 100, meaning that... 
 

Changyou (CYOU) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds

News headlines about Changyou (NASDAQ:CYOU) have been trending positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Changyou earned a media sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the technology company an impact score of 45.8813953389493 out... 
 

World Fuel Services (INT) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of -0.05

News stories about World Fuel Services (NYSE:INT) have trended somewhat negative this week, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. World Fuel Services earned a media sentiment score of -0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.9934791417215 out of 100, meaning that... 
 

Westamerica Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WABC) Given Media Impact Score of 0.14

News headlines about Westamerica Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WABC) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news 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. Westamerica Bancorporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider... 
 

Forward Air (FWRD) Given Media Impact Score of 0.14

News headlines about Forward Air (NASDAQ:FWRD) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news 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. Forward Air earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the transportation company an impact score of 46.7194772982994... 
 

Shentel (NASDAQ:SHEN) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

News articles about Shentel (NASDAQ:SHEN) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Shentel earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 46.403034191354... 
 

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Kaman Aircraft (KAMN) Stock Price

Headlines about Kaman Aircraft (NYSE:KAMN) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Kaman Aircraft earned a daily sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 47.8176363494697 out of 100,... 
 

Brinker International (NYSE:EAT) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.18

News stories about Brinker International (NYSE:EAT) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Brinker International earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the restaurant operator an impact score of 46.7881163453525 out of 100,... 
 

Polycom (PLCM) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.12

Headlines about Polycom (NASDAQ:PLCM) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Polycom earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 46.369717607872 out of 100, meaning... 
 

Patrick Industries (PATK) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.16

Headlines about Patrick Industries (NASDAQ:PATK) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Patrick Industries earned a daily sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the construction company an impact score of 45.8148376486572 out of... 
 

Cooper-Standard Automotive (CPS) Receives Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.11

News coverage about Cooper-Standard Automotive (NYSE:CPS) has trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cooper-Standard Automotive earned a media sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the auto parts... 
 

Mettler-Toledo International Inc. (NYSE:MTD) Insider Waldemar Rauch Sells 3,568 Shares

Mettler-Toledo International Inc. (NYSE:MTD) insider Waldemar Rauch sold 3,568 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $616.72, for a total transaction of $2,200,456.96. Following the sale, the insider now owns 3,368 shares in the company, valued at $2,077,112.96. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Waldemar Rauch also recently made the following trade(s): On Tuesday, February 13th, Waldemar Rauch sold 4,500 shares of... 
 

Lincoln Electric (NASDAQ:LECO) Lifted to “Overweight” at KeyCorp

Lincoln Electric (NASDAQ:LECO) was upgraded by investment analysts at KeyCorp from a “sector weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a note issued to investors on Monday, March 12th, MarketBeat Ratings reports. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Lincoln Electric’s Q3 2018 earnings at $1.22 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $1.24 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $4.72 EPS, Q1 2019 earnings at $1.21 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $1.36 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $1.32 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at $1.40 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $5.29 EPS. Several... 
 

Janney Montgomery Scott Lowers Middlesex Water (MSEX) Price Target to $40.00

Middlesex Water (NASDAQ:MSEX) had its price target decreased by Janney Montgomery Scott from $43.00 to $40.00 in a report issued on Monday, March 12th. Janney Montgomery Scott currently has a buy rating on the utilities provider’s stock. Several other research firms have also commented on MSEX. BidaskClub lowered shares of Middlesex Water from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Thursday, December 21st. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Middlesex Water from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Wednesday, January... 
 

United Fire Group, Inc. (UFCS) VP Sells $337,417.02 in Stock

United Fire Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFCS) VP Barrie W. Ernst sold 7,114 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $47.43, for a total value of $337,417.02. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Shares of United Fire Group stock traded down $0.28 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $47.85. 76,949 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 98,052. United Fire Group, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of... 
 

Murphy USA (MUSA) Receives News Sentiment Score of 0.09

News articles about Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Murphy USA earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the specialty retailer an impact score of 45.4366957486825 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage... 
 

Mirati Therapeutics (MRTX) Research Coverage Started at Barclays

Analysts at Barclays started coverage on shares of Mirati Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MRTX) in a note issued to investors on Monday, March 12th, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm set an “overweight” rating and a $44.00 price target on the biotechnology company’s stock. Barclays’ price target points to a potential upside of 68.91% from the company’s current price. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. BidaskClub raised shares of Mirati Therapeutics from a “buy”... 
 

Insider Selling: Harvard Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBIO) Director Sells 35,054 Shares of Stock

Harvard Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBIO) Director George Uveges sold 35,054 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $4.61, for a total transaction of $161,598.94. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. George Uveges also recently made the following trade(s): On Wednesday, March 14th, George Uveges sold 22,250 shares of Harvard Bioscience stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $4.58,... 
 

Marco Taglietti Buys 100,000 Shares of Scynexis (SCYX) Stock

Scynexis (NASDAQ:SCYX) CEO Marco Taglietti bought 100,000 shares of Scynexis stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 8th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $1.69 per share, with a total value of $169,000.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the chief executive officer now directly owns 404,000 shares in the company, valued at $682,760. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Scynexis stock traded down $0.05 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $1.28. 258,760... 
 

Discovery (NASDAQ:DISCA) Upgraded at Barclays

Discovery (NASDAQ:DISCA) was upgraded by stock analysts at Barclays from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday, March 12th, MarketBeat reports. The firm presently has a $23.00 price objective on the stock, up from their prior price objective of $18.00. Barclays’ target price indicates a potential upside of 1.68% from the stock’s previous close. Other research analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Wells Fargo reissued a “market... 
 

Companhia de Saneamento Basico (NYSE:SBS) Rating Lowered to Neutral at Janney Montgomery Scott

Companhia de Saneamento Basico (NYSE:SBS) was downgraded by stock analysts at Janney Montgomery Scott from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday, March 12th, MarketBeat reports. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. HSBC raised shares of Companhia de Saneamento Basico from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 22nd. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Companhia de Saneamento... 
 

Thaddeus Gerard Weed Sells 6,000 Shares of Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) Stock

Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) CFO Thaddeus Gerard Weed sold 6,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $45.17, for a total value of $271,020.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 81,050 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,661,028.50. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Shares of NASDAQ CCOI traded down $1.15 during midday trading... 
 

Floyd C. Wilson Buys 50,000 Shares of Halcon Resources Co. (HK) Stock

Halcon Resources Co. (NYSE:HK) CEO Floyd C. Wilson bought 50,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 9th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $5.22 per share, for a total transaction of $261,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 1,669,486 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $8,714,716.92. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Halcon... 
 

Madrigal Pharmaceuticals (MDGL) vs. NovoCure (NASDAQ:NVCR) Financial Analysis

Madrigal Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: MDGL) and NovoCure (NASDAQ:NVCR) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends and valuation. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Madrigal Pharmaceuticals and NovoCure’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio Madrigal Pharmaceuticals N/A N/A -$31.15... 
 

Fleetcor (NYSE:FLT) vs. Cass Information Systems (CASS) Critical Comparison

Fleetcor (NYSE: FLT) and Cass Information Systems (NASDAQ:CASS) are both business services companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, risk, institutional ownership and valuation. Insider & Institutional Ownership 94.4% of Fleetcor shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 53.3% of Cass Information Systems shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.6% of Fleetcor shares are owned by company insiders.... 
 

Winnebago Industries (WGO) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds

Headlines about Winnebago Industries (NYSE:WGO) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog 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. Winnebago Industries earned a coverage optimism score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the construction company an impact score of 46.1079542782225... 
 

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Aeglea Bio Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AGLE) Stock Price

News articles about Aeglea Bio Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AGLE) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news 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. Aeglea Bio Therapeutics earned a news sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the biotechnology company an impact score of 46.8221297789777 out... 
 

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Digital Turbine (APPS) Stock Price

News stories about Digital Turbine (NASDAQ:APPS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Digital Turbine earned a news impact score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the software maker an impact score of 46.6978517796438 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is... 
 

David M. Goldenberg Sells 17,729 Shares of Immunomedics (IMMU) Stock

Immunomedics (NASDAQ:IMMU) Director David M. Goldenberg sold 17,729 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, February 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.09, for a total transaction of $302,988.61. Following the sale, the director now owns 1,774,285 shares in the company, valued at $30,322,530.65. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Shares of NASDAQ IMMU traded down $0.69 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $13.94. The company had a trading... 
 

David C. Gray Sells 7,000 Shares of Brooks Automation (BRKS) Stock

Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS) insider David C. Gray sold 7,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.88, for a total transaction of $202,160.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 91,806 shares in the company, valued at $2,651,357.28. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Shares of NASDAQ BRKS traded down $0.52 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $25.70. The company had a trading volume of 579,788... 
 

Head-To-Head Review: Agilent Technologies (A) & Pulse Biosciences (NASDAQ:PLSE)

Agilent Technologies (NYSE: A) and Pulse Biosciences (NASDAQ:PLSE) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, earnings, profitability and analyst recommendations. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of recent recommendations for Agilent Technologies and Pulse Biosciences, as reported by MarketBeat.com. Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score Agilent Technologies 0 3 10 0 2.77 Pulse... 
 

Les J. Lieberman Sells 147,159 Shares of FCB Financial Holdings Inc (FCB) Stock

FCB Financial Holdings Inc (NYSE:FCB) insider Les J. Lieberman sold 147,159 shares of FCB Financial stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $57.25, for a total transaction of $8,424,852.75. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 315,356 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $18,054,131. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Shares of FCB traded down $1.20 during trading hours on Friday,... 
 

Head to Head Comparison: Appian (APPN) and Its Peers

Appian (NASDAQ: APPN) is one of 179 public companies in the “Prepackaged software” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Appian to related companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation and risk. Profitability This table compares Appian and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets Appian N/A N/A N/A Appian Competitors -7.82% -84.09% -2.27% Valuation... 
 

American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) and BRT Realty Trust (BRT) Head-To-Head Comparison

BRT Realty Trust (NYSE: BRT) and American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations. Insider and Institutional Ownership 20.9% of BRT Realty Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.7% of American Homes 4 Rent shares are owned by institutional investors. 42.9% of BRT Realty Trust shares are owned by insiders.... 
 

Critical Survey: UniFirst (UNF) and Willdan Group (WLDN)

Willdan Group (NASDAQ: WLDN) and UniFirst (NYSE:UNF) are both construction companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings and valuation. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Willdan Group and UniFirst’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio Willdan Group $273.35 million 0.97 $12.12... 
 

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Shake Shack (SHAK) Stock Price

Media coverage about Shake Shack (NYSE:SHAK) 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. Shake Shack earned a media sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 46.4328091389359 out of 100, indicating that... 
 

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect GDS (GDS) Share Price

News articles about GDS (NASDAQ:GDS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. GDS earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 42.6347991378598 out of 100,... 
 
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