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Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Investors acquired 40,016 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 130% compared to the... 
Majestic Wine PLC (WINE) Insider Acquires £10,990 in Stock

Majestic Wine PLC (WINE) Insider Acquires £10,990 in Stock

Majestic Wine PLC (LON:WINE) insider James Crawford bought 3,500 shares of Majestic Wine PLC stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 14th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 314 ($4.23) per share,... 
Telecom Italia S.P.A. (TI) vs. TELUS (TU) Head-To-Head Analysis

Telecom Italia S.P.A. (TI) vs. TELUS (TU) Head-To-Head Analysis

Telecom Italia S.P.A. (NYSE: TI) and TELUS (NYSE:TU) are both large-cap utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, institutional ownership,... 
Zacks: Analysts Anticipate CONMED Corporation (CNMD) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $187.21 Million

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate CONMED Corporation (CNMD) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $187.21 Million

Equities research analysts expect CONMED Corporation (NASDAQ:CNMD) to announce sales of $187.21 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Three analysts have provided estimates for CONMED Corporation’s earnings,... 
The Habit Restaurants, Inc. (HABT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

The Habit Restaurants, Inc. (HABT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

The Habit Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:HABT) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “The Habit Restaurants,... 
$571.85 Million in Sales Expected for Square, Inc. (SQ) This Quarter

$571.85 Million in Sales Expected for Square, Inc. (SQ) This Quarter

Equities analysts expect that Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) will announce $571.85 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Seven analysts have provided estimates for Square’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate... 
Western Digital Corporation (WDC) Given “add” Rating at UBS AG

Western Digital Corporation (WDC) Given “add” Rating at UBS AG

Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC)‘s stock had its “add” rating restated by investment analysts at UBS AG in a report issued on Wednesday. Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on... 
Barracuda Networks, Inc. (CUDA) SVP Sells $15,437.50 in Stock

Barracuda Networks, Inc. (CUDA) SVP Sells $15,437.50 in Stock

Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE:CUDA) SVP Michael D. Hughes sold 625 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $24.70, for a total transaction of $15,437.50.... 
Insider Selling: Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP) SVP Sells 3,500 Shares of Stock

Insider Selling: Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP) SVP Sells 3,500 Shares of Stock

Great Plains Energy Inc (NYSE:GXP) SVP Heather A. Humphrey sold 3,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.86, for a total value of $108,010.00.... 
Critical Contrast: Long Island Iced Tea Corp. (LTEA) and Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (COKE)

Critical Contrast: Long Island Iced Tea Corp. (LTEA) and Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (COKE)

Long Island Iced Tea Corp. (NASDAQ: LTEA) and Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) are both small-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength... 
Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) Receives $22.20 Consensus PT from Analysts

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) Receives $22.20 Consensus PT from Analysts

Shares of Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) have been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the thirty-two brokerages that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Three investment analysts have rated... 
Unit Corporation (UNT) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.10 Per Share

Unit Corporation (UNT) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.10 Per Share

Wall Street analysts forecast that Unit Corporation (NYSE:UNT) will announce earnings of $0.10 per share for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have made estimates for Unit Corporation’s earnings,... 
Investment Analysts’ Recent Ratings Updates for CSX Corporation (CSX)

Investment Analysts’ Recent Ratings Updates for CSX Corporation (CSX)

A number of research firms have changed their ratings and price targets for CSX Corporation (NASDAQ: CSX): 9/12/2017 – CSX Corporation was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold”... 
Contrasting GWG Holdings (GWGH) and CNO Financial Group (CNO)

Contrasting GWG Holdings (GWGH) and CNO Financial Group (CNO)

GWG Holdings (NASDAQ: GWGH) and CNO Financial Group (NYSE:CNO) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends,... 
Zacks: Volkswagen AG (VLKAY) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Sell” by Analysts

Zacks: Volkswagen AG (VLKAY) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Sell” by Analysts

Volkswagen AG (NASDAQ:VLKAY) has been given a consensus broker rating score of 3.50 (Sell) from the two brokers that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and one... 
Fortress Paper Ltd. (FTP) Stock Price Down 5.6%

Fortress Paper Ltd. (FTP) Stock Price Down 5.6%

Shares of Fortress Paper Ltd. (TSE:FTP) were down 5.6% during trading on Wednesday . The company traded as low as C$5.05 and last traded at C$5.05. Approximately 8,200 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 87% from the... 
Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Apollo Education Group (APOL) Share Price

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Apollo Education Group (APOL) Share Price

Media coverage about Apollo Education Group (NASDAQ:APOL) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news... 
Brokerages Set Enerplus Corp (ERF) Target Price at $15.43

Brokerages Set Enerplus Corp (ERF) Target Price at $15.43

Shares of Enerplus Corp (TSE:ERF) (NYSE:ERF) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the twelve brokerages that are covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Seven research analysts have rated the... 
American Homes 4 Rent (AMH) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $234.86 Million

American Homes 4 Rent (AMH) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $234.86 Million

Analysts expect that American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) will report $234.86 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have issued estimates for American Homes 4 Rent’s earnings,... 
Brokerages Set Fitbit, Inc. (FIT) Price Target at $7.30

Brokerages Set Fitbit, Inc. (FIT) Price Target at $7.30

Shares of Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the twenty-seven brokerages that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Six analysts have rated the stock with... 
Analysts Set Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) Target Price at $203.24

Analysts Set Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) Target Price at $203.24

Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:PXD) has been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the twenty-five research firms that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst... 
AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AMN) Receives $45.00 Consensus PT from Brokerages

AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AMN) Receives $45.00 Consensus PT from Brokerages

Shares of AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AMN) have received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the seven ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. Three analysts have rated the stock... 
Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (BOBE) Sees Unusually-High Trading Volume

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (BOBE) Sees Unusually-High Trading Volume

Shares of Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOBE) saw unusually-strong trading volume on Wednesday . Approximately 763,115 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 83% from the previous session’s volume of 416,264 shares.The... 
J P Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Reaches New 52-Week High After Dividend Announcement

J P Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Reaches New 52-Week High After Dividend Announcement

J P Morgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) reached a new 52-week high during trading on Wednesday following a dividend announcement from the company. The company traded as high as $95.22 and last traded at $95.00, with a volume of 9,334,921... 
Synchronoss Technologies’ (SNCR) Hold Rating Reiterated at Stifel Nicolaus

Synchronoss Technologies’ (SNCR) Hold Rating Reiterated at Stifel Nicolaus

Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNCR)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Stifel Nicolaus in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. They presently have... 
A-Mark Precious Metals (AMRK) versus Its Rivals Head-To-Head Survey

A-Mark Precious Metals (AMRK) versus Its Rivals Head-To-Head Survey

A-Mark Precious Metals (NASDAQ: AMRK) is one of 104 publicly-traded companies in the “Integrated Mining” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare A-Mark Precious Metals to related companies based... 
Russell Investments Group Ltd. Lowers Position in Bojangles’, Inc. (BOJA)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Lowers Position in Bojangles’, Inc. (BOJA)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. cut its holdings in Bojangles’, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOJA) by 79.1% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The... 
Financial Analysis: Exa Corporation (EXA) versus The Competition

Financial Analysis: Exa Corporation (EXA) versus The Competition

Exa Corporation (NASDAQ: EXA) is one of 115 public companies in the “Software” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Exa Corporation to similar businesses based on the strength of its... 
Woodstock Corp Reduces Position in Southern Company (The) (SO)

Woodstock Corp Reduces Position in Southern Company (The) (SO)

Woodstock Corp decreased its holdings in Southern Company (The) (NYSE:SO) by 25.4% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 25,876... 
Provident Financial Holdings, Inc. to Post Q3 2019 Earnings of $0.28 Per Share, FIG Partners Forecasts (PROV)

Provident Financial Holdings, Inc. to Post Q3 2019 Earnings of $0.28 Per Share, FIG Partners Forecasts (PROV)

Provident Financial Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PROV) – Investment analysts at FIG Partners issued their Q3 2019 earnings per share estimates for Provident Financial Holdings in a research report issued on Tuesday. FIG Partners... 
Bonness Enterprises Inc. Has $1,741,000 Stake in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

Bonness Enterprises Inc. Has $1,741,000 Stake in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

Bonness Enterprises Inc. maintained its stake in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 15,750 shares... 
Country Club Trust Company n.a. Acquires 46,924 Shares of Schlumberger N.V. (SLB)

Country Club Trust Company n.a. Acquires 46,924 Shares of Schlumberger N.V. (SLB)

Country Club Trust Company n.a. increased its holdings in shares of Schlumberger N.V. (NYSE:SLB) by 58.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned... 
Farmers Trust Co. Has $2.19 Million Stake in Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD)

Farmers Trust Co. Has $2.19 Million Stake in Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD)

Farmers Trust Co. lowered its position in Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) by 1.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 14,301... 
Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD) Shares Sold by Capital One National Association

Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD) Shares Sold by Capital One National Association

Capital One National Association lowered its holdings in Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) by 1.6% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 91,134... 
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Shares Sold by Cordasco Financial Network

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Shares Sold by Cordasco Financial Network

Cordasco Financial Network reduced its stake in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) by 12.5% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned... 
Marietta Wealth Management LLC Sells 114 Shares of TotalFinaElf, S.A. (TOT)

Marietta Wealth Management LLC Sells 114 Shares of TotalFinaElf, S.A. (TOT)

Marietta Wealth Management LLC decreased its holdings in TotalFinaElf, S.A. (NYSE:TOT) by 1.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor... 
Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) Stake Held by Quantum Capital Management

Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) Stake Held by Quantum Capital Management

Quantum Capital Management held its stake in shares of Rice Energy Inc. (NYSE:RICE) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 274,477 shares of... 
Thompson Rubinstein Investment Management Inc. OR Trims Stake in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Thompson Rubinstein Investment Management Inc. OR Trims Stake in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Thompson Rubinstein Investment Management Inc. OR lowered its holdings in shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 2.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SUPN) Position Lessened by AlphaOne Investment Services LLC

Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SUPN) Position Lessened by AlphaOne Investment Services LLC

AlphaOne Investment Services LLC lowered its stake in shares of Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SUPN) by 3.3% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange... 
PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (QQQ) is Segment Wealth Management LLC’s 4th Largest Position

PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (QQQ) is Segment Wealth Management LLC’s 4th Largest Position

Segment Wealth Management LLC lifted its holdings in PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (NASDAQ:QQQ) by 0.3% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
Segment Wealth Management LLC Acquires 485 Shares of Consumer Discretionary SPDR (XLY)

Segment Wealth Management LLC Acquires 485 Shares of Consumer Discretionary SPDR (XLY)

Segment Wealth Management LLC grew its holdings in Consumer Discretionary SPDR (NYSE:XLY) by 2.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 19,735... 
Segment Wealth Management LLC Acquires 1,910 Shares of State Street Corporation (STT)

Segment Wealth Management LLC Acquires 1,910 Shares of State Street Corporation (STT)

Segment Wealth Management LLC grew its holdings in State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) by 6.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 31,847 shares of... 
Head-To-Head Contrast: Steris Plc (STE) versus Ocular Therapeutix (OCUL)

Head-To-Head Contrast: Steris Plc (STE) versus Ocular Therapeutix (OCUL)

Steris Plc (NYSE: STE) and Ocular Therapeutix (NASDAQ:OCUL) are both medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership,... 
Magnolia Group LLC Boosts Stake in Nicholas Financial, Inc. (NICK)

Magnolia Group LLC Boosts Stake in Nicholas Financial, Inc. (NICK)

Magnolia Group LLC lifted its position in shares of Nicholas Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:NICK) by 7.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 1,412,853 shares of the credit services provider’s... 
Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc. (KW) Shares Bought by Central Securities Corp

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc. (KW) Shares Bought by Central Securities Corp

Central Securities Corp raised its position in shares of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KW) by 7.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The... 
Public Sector Pension investment Board Has $26,305,000 Holdings in Noodles & Company (NDLS)

Public Sector Pension investment Board Has $26,305,000 Holdings in Noodles & Company (NDLS)

Public Sector Pension investment Board held its position in Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned... 
Public Sector Pension investment Board Buys 437,900 Shares of Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)

Public Sector Pension investment Board Buys 437,900 Shares of Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)

Public Sector Pension investment Board increased its stake in shares of Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) (TSE:ABX) by 23.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and... 
PagnatoKarp Partners LLC Has $236,000 Holdings in New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYCB)

PagnatoKarp Partners LLC Has $236,000 Holdings in New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYCB)

PagnatoKarp Partners LLC lowered its stake in shares of New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:NYCB) by 0.2% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.... 
PagnatoKarp Partners LLC Has $958,000 Stake in MSA Safety Incorporporated (MSA)

PagnatoKarp Partners LLC Has $958,000 Stake in MSA Safety Incorporporated (MSA)

PagnatoKarp Partners LLC held its position in MSA Safety Incorporporated (NYSE:MSA) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor... 
Critical Review: Oceaneering International (OII) & NCS Multistage Holdings (NCSM)

Critical Review: Oceaneering International (OII) & NCS Multistage Holdings (NCSM)

Oceaneering International (NYSE: OII) and NCS Multistage Holdings (NASDAQ:NCSM) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability,...