TheAllianz SE (ALV) PT Set at €157.00 by Berenberg Bank

TheAllianz SE (ALV) PT Set at €157.00 by Berenberg Bank

Allianz SE (FRA:ALV) received a €157.00 ($168.82) price objective from analysts at Berenberg Bank in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. The firm presently has a a “buy” rating on the stock. Several other analysts have also recently commented on the company. Nord/LB set a €154.00 ($165.59) target price on Allianz SE and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday. Independent Research GmbH set a €160.00 ($172.04) price objective on Allianz SE and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a…

ThePeel Hunt Raises Avon Rubber plc (AVON) Price Target to GBX 1,200

ThePeel Hunt Raises Avon Rubber plc (AVON) Price Target to GBX 1,200

Avon Rubber plc (LON:AVON) had its price target raised by equities researchers at Peel Hunt from GBX 1,150 ($14.37) to GBX 1,200 ($14.99) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 13.85% from the company’s current price. AVON has been the subject of a number of other reports. N+1 Singer raised their target price on Avon Rubber plc from GBX 975 ($12.18) to GBX 1,100 ($13.74) and gave the…

TheMorgan Stanley lowers the Stock rating of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (TEVA)

TheMorgan Stanley lowers the Stock rating of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (TEVA)

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE:TEVA) was downgraded by equities research analysts at Morgan Stanley from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a $42.00 target price on the stock, down from their prior target price of $63.00. Morgan Stanley’s price target suggests a potential upside of 8.92% from the stock’s previous close. A number of other equities analysts have also commented on TEVA. RBC Capital Markets reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a $71.00 price objective on shares…

TheInnogy SE (IGY) PT Set at €37.00 by Berenberg Bank

TheInnogy SE (IGY) PT Set at €37.00 by Berenberg Bank

Innogy SE (ETR:IGY) has been assigned a €37.00 ($39.78) price target by equities researchers at Berenberg Bank in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm currently has a a “buy” rating on the stock. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Deutsche Bank AG set a €37.00 ($39.78) target price on shares of Innogy SE and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday. Macquarie set a €41.00 ($44.09) target price on shares of Innogy SE and gave the company…

TheThe Zacks Investment Research Upgraded Renasant Corp. (RNST) to Hold

TheThe Zacks Investment Research Upgraded Renasant Corp. (RNST) to Hold

Renasant Corp. (NASDAQ:RNST) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Renasant Corporation is the parent of Renasant Bank and Renasant Insurance, Inc. “ Several other research analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Raymond James Financial Inc. downgraded Renasant Corp. from a “strong-buy” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $38.00 price objective on the stock. in a report on Monday, September 12th. Jefferies Group reissued a “buy” rating and issued a…

ThePacific Coast Oil Trust (ROYT) Rating Decreased to Sell at The Zacks Investment Research

ThePacific Coast Oil Trust (ROYT) Rating Decreased to Sell at The Zacks Investment Research

Pacific Coast Oil Trust (NYSE:ROYT) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Pacific Coast Oil Trust is formed to own interests in properties held by Pacific Coast Energy Company LP which are located in California in the Santa Maria and Los Angeles Basins. Pacific Coast Oil Trust is based in Austin, Texas. “ Pacific Coast Oil Trust (NYSE:ROYT) traded up 2.50% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $1.23. The company had…

TheBNP Paribas Arbitrage SA Reached $11,559,000 position of 58.com Inc. (WUBA)

TheBNP Paribas Arbitrage SA Reached $11,559,000 position  of 58.com Inc. (WUBA)

BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA increased its stake in shares of 58.com Inc. (NYSE:WUBA) by 24.1% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 242,526 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 47,147 shares during the period. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA’s holdings in 58.com were worth $11,559,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Strs Ohio acquired a new stake in shares of 58.com during the second…

TheWashington Trust Bank Reached $649,000 position of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (WBA)

TheWashington Trust Bank Reached $649,000 position  of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (WBA)

Washington Trust Bank decreased its position in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) by 0.9% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 8,048 shares of the pharmacy operator’s stock after selling 75 shares during the period. Washington Trust Bank’s holdings in Walgreens Boots Alliance were worth $649,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in WBA. Deerfield Management Co. increased its stake in shares of Walgreens Boots…

TheWal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Rating Reiterate by BMO Capital Markets

TheWal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Rating Reiterate by BMO Capital Markets

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT)‘s stock had its “underperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at BMO Capital Markets in a research note issued to investors on Saturday. They presently have a $72.80 price target on the retailer’s stock. BMO Capital Markets’ target price would indicate a potential upside of 6.22% from the company’s previous close. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on WMT. KeyCorp initiated coverage on shares of Wal-Mart Stores in a report on Thursday, September 29th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $90.00 target…

TheMacquarie Group Ltd. Buys 35,199 Shares of Clearwater Paper Corp. (CLW)

TheMacquarie Group Ltd. Buys 35,199 Shares of Clearwater Paper Corp. (CLW)

Macquarie Group Ltd. raised its position in Clearwater Paper Corp. (NYSE:CLW) by 4.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 835,056 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 35,199 shares during the period. Macquarie Group Ltd.’s holdings in Clearwater Paper Corp. were worth $54,588,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. GSA Capital Partners LLP raised its stake in shares of Clearwater Paper…

TheWilliams Jones & Associates LLC decides to keep it stake in Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC) to the level of $6,736,000

TheWilliams Jones & Associates LLC decides to keep it stake in Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC) to the level of $6,736,000

Williams Jones & Associates LLC boosted its position in shares of Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) by 19.5% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 142,310 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 23,267 shares during the period. Williams Jones & Associates LLC’s holdings in Wells Fargo & Co. were worth $6,736,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Global X…

TheCarnick & Kubik Group LLC Buys 25,969 Shares of AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

TheCarnick & Kubik Group LLC Buys 25,969  Shares of AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

Carnick & Kubik Group LLC acquired a new stake in shares of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 25,969 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,608,000. A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in ABBV. Renaissance Technologies LLC increased its stake in shares of AbbVie by 168.2% in the first quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 1,563,056 shares of the company’s stock valued at $89,282,000…

TheKentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Takes Position in Comcast Corp. (CMCSA)

TheKentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Takes Position in Comcast Corp. (CMCSA)

Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund bought a new position in shares of Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 97,621 shares of the cable giant’s stock, valued at approximately $6,364,000. Comcast Corp. makes up 0.9% of Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 22nd largest position. Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Tortoise Investment Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Comcast…

TheKentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Buys 13,155 Shares of Cardinal Health Inc. (CAH)

TheKentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Buys 13,155  Shares of Cardinal Health Inc. (CAH)

Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund acquired a new stake in shares of Cardinal Health Inc. (NYSE:CAH) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 13,155 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,026,000. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in CAH. Cohen & Steers Inc. increased its stake in Cardinal Health by 36,541.4% in the second quarter. Cohen & Steers Inc. now owns 37,044,411…

TheKentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Buys New Stake in Applied Materials Inc. (AMAT)

TheKentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Buys New Stake in Applied Materials Inc. (AMAT)

Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund bought a new position in shares of Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor bought 43,976 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider’s stock, valued at approximately $1,054,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. AXA increased its position in Applied Materials by 460.6% in the first quarter. AXA now owns 39,800 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider’s stock valued at $843,000 after buying an additional 32,700 shares…

TheKAMES CAPITAL plc Buys Shares of 44,214 Moelis & Co. (MC)

TheKAMES CAPITAL plc Buys Shares of 44,214 Moelis & Co. (MC)

KAMES CAPITAL plc purchased a new stake in shares of Moelis & Co. (NYSE:MC) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm purchased 44,214 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $994,000. KAMES CAPITAL plc owned about 0.21% of Moelis & Co. at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Royce & Associates LP increased its position in shares of Moelis & Co. by 9.8% in the second quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 2,015,571…

TheKentucky Retirement Systems Buys 465,789 Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL)

TheKentucky Retirement Systems Buys 465,789  Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Kentucky Retirement Systems acquired a new stake in shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund acquired 465,789 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock, valued at approximately $44,529,000. Apple comprises approximately 2.9% of Kentucky Retirement Systems’ holdings, making the stock its largest position. Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Cohen & Steers Inc. boosted its position in Apple by 6,771.0% in the second quarter. Cohen & Steers Inc. now…

TheKentucky Retirement Systems Buys New Stake in Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

TheKentucky Retirement Systems Buys New Stake in Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

Kentucky Retirement Systems purchased a new position in Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor purchased 113,255 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock, valued at approximately $9,448,000. Several other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its stake in shares of Gilead Sciences by 4.0% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 26,617,229 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $2,220,410,000 after…

The Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Buys 30,772 Shares of Honeywell International Inc. (HON)

The Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Buys 30,772  Shares of Honeywell International Inc. (HON)

Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund bought a new stake in Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm bought 30,772 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,579,000. Other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Krilogy Financial LLC raised its stake in shares of Honeywell International by 0.3% in the second quarter. Krilogy Financial LLC now owns 2,539 shares of the company’s stock valued at $295,000 after buying an additional 8 shares in the last quarter. Kanaly Trust…

The Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Buys Shares of 21,213 Prologis Inc. (PLD)

The Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Buys Shares of 21,213 Prologis Inc. (PLD)

Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund bought a new position in shares of Prologis Inc. (NYSE:PLD) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm bought 21,213 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,040,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in Prologis by 2.3% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 73,654,987 shares of the company’s stock worth…