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1st Tr EXCHANGE/EMERGING MKTS ALPHA (FEM) Shares Bought by UBS Group AG

1st Tr EXCHANGE/EMERGING MKTS ALPHA (FEM) Shares Bought by UBS Group AG

UBS Group AG raised its stake in shares of 1st Tr EXCHANGE/EMERGING MKTS ALPHA (NASDAQ:FEM) by 153.9% in the first quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 831,986 shares of the company’s stock after... 
Smart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Smart & Final Stores Inc (SFS) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Smart & Final Stores Inc (NYSE:SFS) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the thirteen analysts that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock... 
Critical Comparison: Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) and Oxford Instruments (OXINF)

Critical Comparison: Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) and Oxford Instruments (OXINF)

Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE: TMO) and Oxford Instruments (OTCMKTS:OXINF) are both medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, risk, profitability,... 
Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) Insider Sells $10,771.50 in Stock

Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) Insider Sells $10,771.50 in Stock

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) insider Scott Rouse sold 150 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $71.81, for a total value of $10,771.50. The sale was disclosed... 
Avadel Pharmaceuticals (AVDL) versus Its Rivals Financial Contrast

Avadel Pharmaceuticals (AVDL) versus Its Rivals Financial Contrast

Avadel Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: AVDL) is one of 496 public companies in the “Pharmaceutical preparations” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Avadel Pharmaceuticals to similar... 
$10.28 Million in Sales Expected for Novavax, Inc. (NVAX) This Quarter

$10.28 Million in Sales Expected for Novavax, Inc. (NVAX) This Quarter

Analysts expect Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) to report $10.28 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have made estimates for Novavax’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is... 
Nuveen Asset Management LLC Acquires Shares of 74,928 Casella Waste Systems Inc. (CWST)

Nuveen Asset Management LLC Acquires Shares of 74,928 Casella Waste Systems Inc. (CWST)

Nuveen Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in Casella Waste Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CWST) in the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund acquired 74,928 shares of the industrial products company’s stock, valued... 
RMB Capital Management LLC Reduces Stake in Pioneer Municipal High Income Trust (MHI)

RMB Capital Management LLC Reduces Stake in Pioneer Municipal High Income Trust (MHI)

RMB Capital Management LLC decreased its stake in shares of Pioneer Municipal High Income Trust (NYSE:MHI) by 27.0% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 16,089 shares... 
Cooper Companies (COO) Upgraded to B- by TheStreet

Cooper Companies (COO) Upgraded to B- by TheStreet

TheStreet upgraded shares of Cooper Companies (NYSE:COO) from a c+ rating to a b- rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday. COO has been the subject of several other reports. Stephens reaffirmed a hold rating and set... 
Orchid Island Capital Inc (ORC) Given Average Recommendation of “Strong Buy” by Brokerages

Orchid Island Capital Inc (ORC) Given Average Recommendation of “Strong Buy” by Brokerages

Shares of Orchid Island Capital Inc (NYSE:ORC) have earned a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one analysts that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with... 
Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight ETF Plans Special Dividend of $0.28 (EWEM)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight ETF Plans Special Dividend of $0.28 (EWEM)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight ETF (NYSEARCA:EWEM) declared a special dividend on Monday, June 18th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 18th will be given a dividend of 0.2833 per share on Friday,... 
POWERSHARES DYNAMIC BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION PORTFOLIO (PKB) Raises Dividend to $0.05 Per Share

POWERSHARES DYNAMIC BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION PORTFOLIO (PKB) Raises Dividend to $0.05 Per Share

POWERSHARES DYNAMIC BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION PORTFOLIO (NYSEARCA:PKB) declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, June 18th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.0534... 
MVC Capital (MVC) & Technology Investment Capital (OXSQ) Head to Head Analysis

MVC Capital (MVC) & Technology Investment Capital (OXSQ) Head to Head Analysis

MVC Capital (NYSE: MVC) and Technology Investment Capital (NASDAQ:OXSQ) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional... 
Mattel, Inc. (MAT) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Mattel, Inc. (MAT) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) have received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the sixteen brokerages that are covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock... 
Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Tri-Continental (TY) Stock Price

Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Tri-Continental (TY) Stock Price

Media stories about Tri-Continental (NYSE:TY) have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources.... 
Noodles & Co Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NDLS)

Noodles & Co Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NDLS)

Noodles & Co (NASDAQ:NDLS) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders acquired 2,898 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,758% compared to the typical... 
Cashcoin (CASH) Price Hits $0.0078

Cashcoin (CASH) Price Hits $0.0078

Cashcoin (CURRENCY:CASH) traded up 4.1% against the dollar during the one day period ending at 11:00 AM Eastern on June 19th. One Cashcoin coin can now be purchased for $0.0078 or 0.00000116 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges.... 
Aeon (AEON) Market Capitalization Achieves $21.96 Million

Aeon (AEON) Market Capitalization Achieves $21.96 Million

Aeon (CURRENCY:AEON) traded 3.9% higher against the US dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 10:00 AM ET on June 19th. One Aeon coin can currently be bought for $1.39 or 0.00020535 BTC on popular exchanges including HitBTC,... 
Sei Investments Co. Increases Holdings in Hannon Armstrong Sustnbl Infrstr Cap Inc (HASI)

Sei Investments Co. Increases Holdings in Hannon Armstrong Sustnbl Infrstr Cap Inc (HASI)

Sei Investments Co. raised its holdings in shares of Hannon Armstrong Sustnbl Infrstr Cap Inc (NYSE:HASI) by 101.6% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.... 
El Paso Electric (EE) Position Lifted by Russell Investments Group Ltd.

El Paso Electric (EE) Position Lifted by Russell Investments Group Ltd.

Russell Investments Group Ltd. increased its stake in El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE) by 40.6% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 200,172 shares... 
Bloomin’ Brands (BLMN) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Hold

Bloomin’ Brands (BLMN) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Hold

Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN) was upgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday. Other research analysts also recently... 
Harmonic (HLIT) Upgraded to Buy by BidaskClub

Harmonic (HLIT) Upgraded to Buy by BidaskClub

Harmonic (NASDAQ:HLIT) was upgraded by stock analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports... 
Ladder Capital (LADR) Given News Impact Rating of 0.22

Ladder Capital (LADR) Given News Impact Rating of 0.22

Media coverage about Ladder Capital (NYSE:LADR) has been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time.... 
$0.23 EPS Expected for Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. (TDS) This Quarter

$0.23 EPS Expected for Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. (TDS) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages expect that Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE:TDS) will post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.23 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have provided estimates... 
FLEXSHARES TR/MORNINGSTAR US MKT (TILT) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.46

FLEXSHARES TR/MORNINGSTAR US MKT (TILT) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.46

FLEXSHARES TR/MORNINGSTAR US MKT (NYSEARCA:TILT) declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, June 18th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.4584 per share on Friday, June... 
iShares S&P MidCap 400 Value Index (IJJ) Shares Bought by MEMBERS Trust Co

iShares S&P MidCap 400 Value Index (IJJ) Shares Bought by MEMBERS Trust Co

MEMBERS Trust Co lifted its holdings in iShares S&P MidCap 400 Value Index (NYSEARCA:IJJ) by 9.4% in the 1st quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 680,630 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional... 
Prudential Financial Inc. Purchases New Stake in Blue Buffalo Pet Products (BUFF)

Prudential Financial Inc. Purchases New Stake in Blue Buffalo Pet Products (BUFF)

Prudential Financial Inc. purchased a new stake in Blue Buffalo Pet Products (NASDAQ:BUFF) in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm purchased 5,600 shares of the company’s... 
SG Americas Securities LLC Takes Position in Houlihan Lokey (HLI)

SG Americas Securities LLC Takes Position in Houlihan Lokey (HLI)

SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new position in shares of Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI) during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund... 
Ormat Technologies, Inc. (ORA) Position Reduced by Prudential Financial Inc.

Ormat Technologies, Inc. (ORA) Position Reduced by Prudential Financial Inc.

Prudential Financial Inc. reduced its holdings in shares of Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) by 58.7% during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 4,287 shares of the energy company’s stock after... 
Waste Connections Inc (WCN) Shares Bought by Royal Bank of Canada

Waste Connections Inc (WCN) Shares Bought by Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada increased its position in shares of Waste Connections Inc (NYSE:WCN) by 4.6% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 10,560,499... 
Rational Advisors LLC Has $2.61 Million Holdings in SYSCO Co. (SYY)

Rational Advisors LLC Has $2.61 Million Holdings in SYSCO Co. (SYY)

Rational Advisors LLC raised its stake in SYSCO Co. (NYSE:SYY) by 200.5% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 43,577 shares of the... 
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Shares Bought by Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH

Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Shares Bought by Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH

Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH lifted its position in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) by 24.3% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).... 
Wells Fargo & Company MN Has $10.42 Million Holdings in Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI)

Wells Fargo & Company MN Has $10.42 Million Holdings in Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI)

Wells Fargo & Company MN lessened its holdings in Owens & Minor, Inc. (NYSE:OMI) by 3.6% during the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 669,893 shares of the company’s stock... 
Paradigm Financial Advisors LLC Has $629,000 Position in Amazon.com (AMZN)

Paradigm Financial Advisors LLC Has $629,000 Position in Amazon.com (AMZN)

Paradigm Financial Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 21.8% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 435 shares of... 
GSA Capital Partners LLP Has $709,000 Stake in Employers Holdings, Inc. (EIG)

GSA Capital Partners LLP Has $709,000 Stake in Employers Holdings, Inc. (EIG)

GSA Capital Partners LLP grew its stake in Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) by 84.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 17,534 shares of... 
Griffin Asset Management Inc. Takes Position in Madison Square Garden Co (MSG)

Griffin Asset Management Inc. Takes Position in Madison Square Garden Co (MSG)

Griffin Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Madison Square Garden Co (NYSE:MSG) in the 1st quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund acquired 830 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $204,000. Several... 
Point72 Asset Management L.P. Takes Position in AES Corp (AES)

Point72 Asset Management L.P. Takes Position in AES Corp (AES)

Point72 Asset Management L.P. acquired a new position in shares of AES Corp (NYSE:AES) in the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund acquired 863,600 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately... 
Hilltop Holdings Inc. Purchases New Stake in PagSeguro Digital Ltd (PAGS)

Hilltop Holdings Inc. Purchases New Stake in PagSeguro Digital Ltd (PAGS)

Hilltop Holdings Inc. purchased a new position in shares of PagSeguro Digital Ltd (NYSE:PAGS) during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 7,382 shares... 
Point72 Asia Hong Kong Ltd Buys Shares of 4,208 Symantec Co. (SYMC)

Point72 Asia Hong Kong Ltd Buys Shares of 4,208 Symantec Co. (SYMC)

Point72 Asia Hong Kong Ltd bought a new position in Symantec Co. (NASDAQ:SYMC) during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor... 
Point72 Asia Hong Kong Ltd Takes $112,000 Position in Ollie’s Bargain Outlet (OLLI)

Point72 Asia Hong Kong Ltd Takes $112,000 Position in Ollie’s Bargain Outlet (OLLI)

Point72 Asia Hong Kong Ltd purchased a new stake in shares of Ollie’s Bargain Outlet (NASDAQ:OLLI) in the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm purchased 1,853 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately... 
Covalon Technologies Ltd (COV) Director Elinor Caplan Sells 3,767 Shares of Stock

Covalon Technologies Ltd (COV) Director Elinor Caplan Sells 3,767 Shares of Stock

Covalon Technologies Ltd (CVE:COV) Director Elinor Caplan sold 3,767 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$7.71, for a total value of... 
Element Capital Management LLC Buys Shares of 19,649 National Storage (NSA)

Element Capital Management LLC Buys Shares of 19,649 National Storage (NSA)

Element Capital Management LLC bought a new position in National Storage (NYSE:NSA) during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund bought 19,649 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately... 
Foundry Partners LLC Has $3.74 Million Holdings in Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (ESIO)

Foundry Partners LLC Has $3.74 Million Holdings in Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (ESIO)

Foundry Partners LLC raised its stake in shares of Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESIO) by 44.0% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The... 
Foundry Partners LLC Acquires 23,100 Shares of Shoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL)

Foundry Partners LLC Acquires 23,100 Shares of Shoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL)

Foundry Partners LLC raised its holdings in shares of Shoe Carnival, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCVL) by 13.2% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The... 
Total SA (TOT) Position Trimmed by Financial Partners Capital Management LLC

Total SA (TOT) Position Trimmed by Financial Partners Capital Management LLC

Financial Partners Capital Management LLC lowered its stake in Total SA (NYSE:TOT) by 0.9% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional... 
Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Holdings Raised by Dynamic Advisor Solutions LLC

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Holdings Raised by Dynamic Advisor Solutions LLC

Dynamic Advisor Solutions LLC raised its holdings in shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) by 27.5% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The... 
Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. Boosts Holdings in Associated Banc Corp (ASB)

Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. Boosts Holdings in Associated Banc Corp (ASB)

Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. raised its position in Associated Banc Corp (NYSE:ASB) by 5.2% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 888,781 shares of the bank’s... 
Critical Comparison: ALPS Elec Ltd/ADR (APELY) and HAYS PLC/ADR (HAYPY)

Critical Comparison: ALPS Elec Ltd/ADR (APELY) and HAYS PLC/ADR (HAYPY)

ALPS Elec Ltd/ADR (OTCMKTS: APELY) and HAYS PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:HAYPY) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional... 
Head-To-Head Survey: Versum Materials (VSM) vs. Pure Bioscience, Inc. Common Stock (PURE)

Head-To-Head Survey: Versum Materials (VSM) vs. Pure Bioscience, Inc. Common Stock (PURE)

Versum Materials (NYSE: VSM) and Pure Bioscience, Inc. Common Stock (OTCMKTS:PURE) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk,... 
CAS Medical Systems (CASM) & Its Rivals Head to Head Review

CAS Medical Systems (CASM) & Its Rivals Head to Head Review

CAS Medical Systems (NASDAQ: CASM) is one of 107 public companies in the “Surgical & medical instruments” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare CAS Medical Systems to similar businesses...