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Head to Head Analysis: Recon Technology (NASDAQ:RCON) versus Subsea 7 (NASDAQ:SUBCY)

Head to Head Analysis: Recon Technology (NASDAQ:RCON) versus Subsea 7 (NASDAQ:SUBCY)

Recon Technology (NASDAQ:RCON) and Subsea 7 (OTCMKTS:SUBCY) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations,... 
PTC (NASDAQ:PTC) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

PTC (NASDAQ:PTC) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of PTC (NASDAQ:PTC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Friday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “PTC Inc. develops, markets, and supports software... 
UBS Group Reaffirms “Sell” Rating for AstraZeneca (LON:AZN)

UBS Group Reaffirms “Sell” Rating for AstraZeneca (LON:AZN)

UBS Group reissued their sell rating on shares of AstraZeneca (LON:AZN) in a report issued on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Several other equities analysts have also recently commented on AZN. Morgan Stanley boosted their price... 
Ceres Power (LON:CWR) PT Raised to GBX 290

Ceres Power (LON:CWR) PT Raised to GBX 290

Ceres Power (LON:CWR) had its price objective upped by Berenberg Bank from GBX 230 ($3.01) to GBX 290 ($3.79) in a report issued on Friday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. They currently have a buy rating on the stock. Separately,... 
Renewable Energy Group (NASDAQ:REGI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Renewable Energy Group (NASDAQ:REGI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Renewable Energy Group (NASDAQ:REGI) from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a research note released on Friday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Renewable Energy... 
Buckingham Research Increases Hartford Financial Services Group (NYSE:HIG) Price Target to $63.00

Buckingham Research Increases Hartford Financial Services Group (NYSE:HIG) Price Target to $63.00

Hartford Financial Services Group (NYSE:HIG) had its target price lifted by Buckingham Research from $60.00 to $63.00 in a research report sent to investors on Friday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Buckingham Research currently has... 
Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) Research Coverage Started at Northcoast Research

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) Research Coverage Started at Northcoast Research

Northcoast Research initiated coverage on shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) in a research report report published on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage issued a sell rating and a $400.00 price objective... 
DP Poland’s (DPP) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

DP Poland’s (DPP) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of DP Poland (LON:DPP) in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Shares of LON DPP opened at GBX 8.50 ($0.11) on Friday. The stock’s... 
Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Saturday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Zebra builds tracking technology... 
WSFS Financial’s (WSFS) Hold Rating Reiterated at Zacks Investment Research

WSFS Financial’s (WSFS) Hold Rating Reiterated at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research restated their hold rating on shares of WSFS Financial (NASDAQ:WSFS) in a research note released on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “WSFS Financial Corporation is a thrift holding... 
Zacks Investment Research Reaffirms Buy Rating for Energous (NASDAQ:WATT)

Zacks Investment Research Reaffirms Buy Rating for Energous (NASDAQ:WATT)

Zacks Investment Research restated their buy rating on shares of Energous (NASDAQ:WATT) in a research note published on Saturday morning, Zacks.com reports. The firm currently has a $5.25 target price on the industrial products company’s... 
Ashtead Group (OTCMKTS:ASHTF) Shares Cross Below 200-Day Moving Average of $0.00

Ashtead Group (OTCMKTS:ASHTF) Shares Cross Below 200-Day Moving Average of $0.00

Shares of Ashtead Group plc (OTCMKTS:ASHTF) passed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as low as $27.66. Ashtead Group shares last traded at $27.66,... 
Steel Partners (NYSE:SPLP) Shares Cross Below Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $0.00

Steel Partners (NYSE:SPLP) Shares Cross Below Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $0.00

Shares of Steel Partners Holdings LP (NYSE:SPLP) crossed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as low as $13.99. Steel Partners shares last traded at... 
$317.26 Million in Sales Expected for Webster Financial Co. (NYSE:WBS) This Quarter

$317.26 Million in Sales Expected for Webster Financial Co. (NYSE:WBS) This Quarter

Analysts predict that Webster Financial Co. (NYSE:WBS) will post sales of $317.26 million for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Seven analysts have made estimates for Webster Financial’s earnings. The highest sales estimate... 
Crane (NYSE:CR) Releases FY19 Earnings Guidance

Crane (NYSE:CR) Releases FY19 Earnings Guidance

Crane (NYSE:CR) updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $6.25-6.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $6.41. The company issued revenue... 
Zions Bancorporation NA (NASDAQ:ZION) Issues  Earnings Results

Zions Bancorporation NA (NASDAQ:ZION) Issues Earnings Results

Zions Bancorporation NA (NASDAQ:ZION) posted its earnings results on Monday. The bank reported $0.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.09 by ($0.10), RTT News reports. The business... 
Columbia Banking System Inc (NASDAQ:COLB) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.63 Per Share

Columbia Banking System Inc (NASDAQ:COLB) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.63 Per Share

Wall Street analysts expect Columbia Banking System Inc (NASDAQ:COLB) to report earnings of $0.63 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have issued estimates for Columbia Banking System’s... 
Scor Se (OTCMKTS:SCRYY) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

Scor Se (OTCMKTS:SCRYY) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

Shares of Scor Se (OTCMKTS:SCRYY) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the six research firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell... 
$930.51 Million in Sales Expected for Ciena Co. (NYSE:CIEN) This Quarter

$930.51 Million in Sales Expected for Ciena Co. (NYSE:CIEN) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect Ciena Co. (NYSE:CIEN) to announce sales of $930.51 million for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Seven analysts have provided estimates for Ciena’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate... 
Union Bankshares Corporation (NYSE:AUB) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.71 Per Share

Union Bankshares Corporation (NYSE:AUB) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.71 Per Share

Brokerages expect Union Bankshares Corporation (NYSE:AUB) to announce earnings of $0.71 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have made estimates for Union Bankshares’ earnings. Union Bankshares... 
Analysts Anticipate Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ:CGEN) to Announce -$0.14 EPS

Analysts Anticipate Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ:CGEN) to Announce -$0.14 EPS

Wall Street brokerages expect Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ:CGEN) to report earnings per share (EPS) of ($0.14) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have issued estimates for Compugen’s... 
Switch Inc (NYSE:SWCH) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.06 Per Share

Switch Inc (NYSE:SWCH) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.06 Per Share

Equities analysts expect Switch Inc (NYSE:SWCH) to announce earnings per share (EPS) of $0.06 for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Six analysts have made estimates for Switch’s earnings, with estimates... 
Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) to Issue $0.11 Dividend

Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) to Issue $0.11 Dividend

Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) declared a dividend on Tuesday, June 11th, NASDAQ reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 24th will be paid a dividend of 0.111 per share on Wednesday, July 31st. The ex-dividend... 
Canaccord Genuity Boosts eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) Price Target to $40.00

Canaccord Genuity Boosts eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) Price Target to $40.00

eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) had its price target boosted by Canaccord Genuity from $38.00 to $40.00 in a research note released on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Canaccord Genuity currently has a hold rating on the e-commerce... 
Starwood Property Trust (NYSE:STWD) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Starwood Property Trust (NYSE:STWD) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Starwood Property Trust (NYSE:STWD) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Starwood Property Trust, Inc.... 
ValuEngine Upgrades First Community (NASDAQ:FCCO) to Hold

ValuEngine Upgrades First Community (NASDAQ:FCCO) to Hold

ValuEngine upgraded shares of First Community (NASDAQ:FCCO) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Thursday morning, ValuEngine reports. Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of... 
Credit Suisse Group Raises Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) Price Target to $187.00

Credit Suisse Group Raises Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) Price Target to $187.00

Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) had its price objective increased by Credit Suisse Group from $185.00 to $187.00 in a research report released on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage currently has an outperform... 
Materion (NYSE:MTRN) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Materion (NYSE:MTRN) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Materion (NYSE:MTRN) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Materion Corporation,... 
Elis (OTCMKTS:ELSSF) Earns “Buy” Rating from Berenberg Bank

Elis (OTCMKTS:ELSSF) Earns “Buy” Rating from Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank reiterated their buy rating on shares of Elis (OTCMKTS:ELSSF) in a report issued on Thursday, AnalystRatings.com reports. The firm currently has a $19.00 price target on the stock. Separately, Deutsche Bank upgraded... 
Zacks Investment Research Lowers Sol Gel Technologies (NASDAQ:SLGL) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Sol Gel Technologies (NASDAQ:SLGL) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Sol Gel Technologies (NASDAQ:SLGL) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Friday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Sol-Gel Technologies Ltd.is... 
Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Given New $95.00 Price Target at Cowen

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Given New $95.00 Price Target at Cowen

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) had its target price boosted by Cowen from $86.00 to $95.00 in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has an outperform rating on the healthcare... 
Morgan Stanley Boosts U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) Price Target to $56.00

Morgan Stanley Boosts U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) Price Target to $56.00

U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) had its target price raised by Morgan Stanley from $55.00 to $56.00 in a research report released on Thursday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has an underweight rating on the financial services... 
Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) Price Target Increased to $300.00 by Analysts at Raymond James

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) Price Target Increased to $300.00 by Analysts at Raymond James

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) had its price objective upped by Raymond James from $260.00 to $300.00 in a research note released on Thursday, 24/7 WallStreet reports. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the retailer’s... 
Peoples Financial Services (NASDAQ:PFIS) vs. Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) Head-To-Head Analysis

Peoples Financial Services (NASDAQ:PFIS) vs. Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) Head-To-Head Analysis

Peoples Financial Services (NASDAQ:PFIS) and Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability,... 
E*TRADE Financial (NASDAQ:ETFC) Price Target Raised to $55.00

E*TRADE Financial (NASDAQ:ETFC) Price Target Raised to $55.00

E*TRADE Financial (NASDAQ:ETFC) had its target price lifted by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods from $53.00 to $55.00 in a report published on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods currently has an... 
Bazaarvoice (NASDAQ:BV) Cut to “Neutral” at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Bazaarvoice (NASDAQ:BV) Cut to “Neutral” at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered shares of Bazaarvoice (NASDAQ:BV) from an overweight rating to a neutral rating in a research report report published on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. They currently have $18.00 price... 
Financial Contrast: Novocure (NASDAQ:NVCR) vs. Spectral Medical (NASDAQ:EDTXF)

Financial Contrast: Novocure (NASDAQ:NVCR) vs. Spectral Medical (NASDAQ:EDTXF)

Novocure (NASDAQ:NVCR) and Spectral Medical (OTCMKTS:EDTXF) are both medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, analyst recommendations,... 
Barrick Gold (TSE:ABX) Price Target Increased to C$21.00 by Analysts at Canaccord Genuity

Barrick Gold (TSE:ABX) Price Target Increased to C$21.00 by Analysts at Canaccord Genuity

Barrick Gold (TSE:ABX) (NYSE:ABX) had its price objective raised by Canaccord Genuity from C$19.50 to C$21.00 in a research note released on Friday, BayStreet.CA reports. Separately, BMO Capital Markets reiterated a hold rating on... 
ARC Resources (TSE:ARX) Price Target Cut to C$10.00

ARC Resources (TSE:ARX) Price Target Cut to C$10.00

ARC Resources (TSE:ARX) had its price target reduced by Royal Bank of Canada from C$12.00 to C$10.00 in a report issued on Thursday, BayStreet.CA reports. A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on ARX.... 
Royal Bank of Canada Cuts Crew Energy (TSE:CR) Price Target to C$1.00

Royal Bank of Canada Cuts Crew Energy (TSE:CR) Price Target to C$1.00

Crew Energy (TSE:CR) had its price objective lowered by Royal Bank of Canada from C$1.50 to C$1.00 in a report published on Thursday morning, BayStreet.CA reports. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports... 
Calfrac Well Services (TSE:CFW) Price Target Lowered to C$3.25 at CIBC

Calfrac Well Services (TSE:CFW) Price Target Lowered to C$3.25 at CIBC

Calfrac Well Services (TSE:CFW) had its price objective cut by CIBC from C$4.00 to C$3.25 in a report released on Thursday morning, BayStreet.CA reports. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on CFW. Canaccord Genuity... 
CIBC Lowers Bonterra Energy (TSE:BNE) Price Target to C$7.00

CIBC Lowers Bonterra Energy (TSE:BNE) Price Target to C$7.00

Bonterra Energy (TSE:BNE) had its price objective decreased by CIBC from C$8.00 to C$7.00 in a research note published on Thursday morning, BayStreet.CA reports. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented... 
MKM Partners Trims ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) Target Price to $17.00

MKM Partners Trims ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) Target Price to $17.00

ADTRAN (NASDAQ:ADTN) had its target price reduced by MKM Partners to $17.00 in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning, The Fly reports. They currently have a buy rating on the communications equipment provider’s... 
Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son (NTB) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son (NTB) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son (NYSE:NTB) is set to post its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, July 23rd. Analysts expect Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son to post earnings of $0.92 per share for... 
Bayerische Motoren Werke (ETR:BMW) PT Set at €90.00 by Credit Suisse Group

Bayerische Motoren Werke (ETR:BMW) PT Set at €90.00 by Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group set a €90.00 ($104.65) price objective on Bayerische Motoren Werke (ETR:BMW) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock. A... 
Highwoods Properties (HIW) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday

Highwoods Properties (HIW) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday

Highwoods Properties (NYSE:HIW) is scheduled to be posting its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, July 23rd. Analysts expect Highwoods Properties to post earnings of $0.86 per share for the quarter. Highwoods... 
United Utilities Group’s (UU) “Outperform” Rating Reiterated at Royal Bank of Canada

United Utilities Group’s (UU) “Outperform” Rating Reiterated at Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of United Utilities Group (LON:UU) in a research report released on Thursday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Several other equities research analysts have also recently... 
easyJet (LON:EZJ) Receives Hold Rating from Liberum Capital

easyJet (LON:EZJ) Receives Hold Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reiterated their hold rating on shares of easyJet (LON:EZJ) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on EZJ.... 
Danone (EPA:BN) PT Set at €74.00 by HSBC

Danone (EPA:BN) PT Set at €74.00 by HSBC

HSBC set a €74.00 ($86.05) price target on Danone (EPA:BN) in a report published on Thursday morning, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Other analysts have also issued research... 
Credit Suisse Group Reiterates “€32.70” Price Target for Software (ETR:SOW)

Credit Suisse Group Reiterates “€32.70” Price Target for Software (ETR:SOW)

Credit Suisse Group set a €32.70 ($38.02) price target on Software (ETR:SOW) in a report released on Friday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Several other brokerages have also...