The Zacks Investment Research Upgraded Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. (IVR) to Hold

The Zacks Investment Research Upgraded Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. (IVR) to Hold

Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. (NYSE:IVR) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. is a real estate investment trust that focuses on financing and managing residential and commercial mortgage-backed securities and mortgage loans. Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. is externally managed and advised by Invesco Institutional (N.A.), Inc., a subsidiary of Invesco Ltd., a leading independent global investment management company. The company’s objective is to provide attractive risk-adjusted returns…

The Foundation Resource Management Inc. Reached $9,195,000 position of Cenovus Energy Inc. (CVE)

The Foundation Resource Management Inc. Reached $9,195,000 position  of Cenovus Energy Inc. (CVE)

Foundation Resource Management Inc. cut its stake in shares of Cenovus Energy Inc. (NYSE:CVE) (TSE:CVE) by 0.2% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 639,848 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,050 shares during the period. Cenovus Energy comprises 1.6% of Foundation Resource Management Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 22nd largest position. Foundation Resource Management Inc.’s holdings in Cenovus Energy were worth $9,195,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other hedge…

The Zacks Investment Research Downgraded Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (IMBBY) to Sell

The Zacks Investment Research Downgraded Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (IMBBY) to Sell

Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (OTCMKTS:IMBBY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a report released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Imperial Brands PLC manufactures, markets and sells tobacco and tobacco-related products. It offers cigarettes, fine cut tobacco, papers, cigars, snus and smokeless tobacco products. Imperial Brands PLC, formerly known as Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, is based in Bristol, the United Kingdom. “ A number of other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy”…

The Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (IMBBY) Cut to Sell at The Zacks Investment Research

The Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (IMBBY) Cut to Sell at The Zacks Investment Research

Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (OTCMKTS:IMBBY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Imperial Brands PLC manufactures, markets and sells tobacco and tobacco-related products. It offers cigarettes, fine cut tobacco, papers, cigars, snus and smokeless tobacco products. Imperial Brands PLC, formerly known as Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, is based in Bristol, the United Kingdom. “ A number of other research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Citigroup Inc. cut shares of…

The Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc (IONS) Upgrade to Buy by The Zacks Investment Research

The Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc (IONS) Upgrade to Buy by The Zacks Investment Research

Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:IONS) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has a $51.00 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research’s target price indicates a potential upside of 11.92% from the company’s current price. According to Zacks, “Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a RNA-targeted drug discovery and development company which focuses on developing drugs for severe and rare diseases. Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., formerly known as Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., is headquartered in Carlsbad, California….

The Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. (HPP) gets “Hold” status at The Zacks Investment Research

The Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. (HPP) gets “Hold” status at The Zacks Investment Research

Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. (NYSE:HPP) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc. is a full-service, vertically integrated real estate company focused on owning, operating and acquiring office properties and media and entertainment properties in select growth markets primarily in Northern and Southern California. These markets include Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, San Francisco, Silicon Valley and the East Bay. The Company is headquartered in Los Angeles, California….

The 8,234 Shares of Micron Technology Inc. (MU) are sold by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

The 8,234 Shares of Micron Technology Inc. (MU) are sold by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.

Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. lowered its position in Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) by 0.3% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 2,527,442 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock after selling 8,234 shares during the period. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.’s holdings in Micron Technology were worth $44,938,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in MU. Credit Capital Investments LLC increased…

The Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. decides to keep it stake in Nasdaq Inc. (NDAQ) to the level of $39,206,000

The Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. decides to keep it stake in Nasdaq Inc. (NDAQ) to the level of $39,206,000

Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. increased its stake in shares of Nasdaq Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) by 2.9% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 580,486 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 16,213 shares during the period. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc.’s holdings in Nasdaq were worth $39,206,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its position in shares of Nasdaq by 162.5% in the second quarter. JPMorgan…

The 20,000 Shares of Stock are sold by Insider Selling: On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) Insider

The 20,000 Shares of Stock are sold by Insider Selling: On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) Insider

On Assignment, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASGN) insider Randolph C. Blazer sold 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.25, for a total transaction of $805,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 64,396 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,591,939. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Shares of On Assignment, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASGN) traded up 0.30% during…

The Imperva (IMPV) – Investment Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates

The Imperva (IMPV) – Investment Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates

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The Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC Reduces stake in Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (LH)

The Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC Reduces stake in Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (LH)

Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC reduced its stake in shares of Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (NYSE:LH) by 1.8% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 36,441 shares of the company’s stock after selling 670 shares during the period. Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC’s holdings in Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings were worth $5,010,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board…

The Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. decreases its position in OGE Energy Corp. (OGE)

The Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. decreases its position in OGE Energy Corp. (OGE)

Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. reduced its stake in shares of OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE:OGE) by 3.9% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 50,275 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,035 shares during the period. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc.’s holdings in OGE Energy Corp. were worth $1,590,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Assetmark Inc. bought a new position…

The Stillwater Investment Management LLC Continues to Hold Stake in Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (EW)

The Stillwater Investment Management LLC Continues to Hold Stake in Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (EW)

Stillwater Investment Management LLC maintained its position in Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (NYSE:EW) during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,488 shares of the medical research company’s stock at the end of the third quarter. Stillwater Investment Management LLC’s holdings in Edwards Lifesciences Corp. were worth $300,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Legal & General Group Plc increased its position in shares of…

The Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC decides to keep it stake in Shire PLC (SHPG) to the level of $1,104,000

The Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC decides to keep it stake in Shire PLC (SHPG) to the level of $1,104,000

Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC reduced its position in Shire PLC (NASDAQ:SHPG) by 0.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 5,695 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 2 shares during the period. Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC’s holdings in Shire PLC were worth $1,104,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. FTB Advisors Inc. raised its stake in Shire PLC…

The 13,828 Shares of Stock are sold by Insider Selling: Fulton Financial Corp. (FULT) EVP

The 13,828 Shares of Stock are sold by Insider Selling: Fulton Financial Corp. (FULT) EVP

Fulton Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FULT) EVP Meg R. Mueller sold 13,828 shares of Fulton Financial Corp. stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.66, for a total transaction of $244,202.48. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Fulton Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FULT) traded down 0.57% on Wednesday, reaching $17.55. 1,159,168 shares of the company traded hands. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $14.94 and a 200-day…

The Trex Co. (TREX) Director Sold $119,244.21 in Stock

The Trex Co. (TREX) Director Sold $119,244.21 in Stock

Trex Co. (NYSE:TREX) Director Frank H. Merlotti, Jr. sold 1,801 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $66.21, for a total transaction of $119,244.21. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 11,354 shares in the company, valued at $751,748.34. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Shares of Trex Co. (NYSE:TREX) traded up 0.54% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $66.71. 197,922 shares of the stock were…

The Private Asset Management Inc. cuts position of Panera Bread Co. (PNRA)

The Private Asset Management Inc. cuts position of Panera Bread Co. (PNRA)

Private Asset Management Inc. reduced its position in shares of Panera Bread Co. (NASDAQ:PNRA) by 5.0% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 6,155 shares of the company’s stock after selling 325 shares during the period. Private Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Panera Bread were worth $1,199,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in PNRA. Riverhead Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Panera Bread…

The Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC Raises its position in Royal Bank Of Canada (RY) as a favorable investment target.

The Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC Raises its position in Royal Bank Of Canada (RY) as a favorable investment target.

Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC raised its position in Royal Bank Of Canada (NYSE:RY) (TSE:RY) by 232.4% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 84,118 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 58,810 shares during the period. Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC’s holdings in Royal Bank Of Canada were worth $5,212,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. raised its stake in Royal…

The Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC invests in 32,327 by buying Coach Inc. (COH) shares

The Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC invests in 32,327 by buying Coach Inc. (COH) shares

Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC raised its position in Coach Inc. (NYSE:COH) by 28.9% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 144,082 shares of the luxury accessories retailer’s stock after buying an additional 32,327 shares during the period. Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC’s holdings in Coach were worth $5,268,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC increased its stake in shares of Coach by 1,307.1% in the second quarter….

The Private Asset Management Inc. sells partial stakes of Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN)

The Private Asset Management Inc. sells partial stakes of Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN)

Private Asset Management Inc. decreased its stake in Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ:WYNN) by 46.4% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 7,635 shares of the casino operator’s stock after selling 6,610 shares during the period. Private Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Wynn Resorts were worth $744,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of WYNN. AMP Capital Investors Ltd increased its stake in Wynn Resorts by 3.6% in…