The Insider Selling: Analogic Corporation (ALOG) Insider Sells $325,116.33 in Stock

The Insider Selling: Analogic Corporation (ALOG) Insider Sells $325,116.33 in Stock

Analogic Corporation (NASDAQ:ALOG) insider John J. Fry sold 3,927 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $82.79, for a total value of $325,116.33. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 21,087 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,745,792.73. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Shares of Analogic Corporation (NASDAQ:ALOG) opened at 81.75 on Tuesday. Analogic Corporation has a 1-year low of…

The Shutterfly, Inc. (SFLY) SVP Sells $372,000.00 in Stock

The Shutterfly, Inc. (SFLY) SVP Sells $372,000.00 in Stock

Shutterfly, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFLY) SVP Ishantha Lokuge sold 7,500 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, January 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $49.60, for a total transaction of $372,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 7,500 shares in the company, valued at $372,000. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Ishantha Lokuge also recently made the following trade(s): On Thursday, October 20th, Ishantha Lokuge sold 7,500 shares of…

The RBC Capital Markets Reiterates Buy Rating for Stryker Corporation (SYK)

The RBC Capital Markets Reiterates Buy Rating for Stryker Corporation (SYK)

Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities researchers at RBC Capital Markets in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. They currently have a $129.00 price target on the medical technology company’s stock. RBC Capital Markets’ price objective would suggest a potential upside of 8.39% from the company’s current price. A number of other brokerages have also recently commented on SYK. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Stryker Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday,…

The RBC Capital Markets Reiterates “Hold” Rating for Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX)

The RBC Capital Markets Reiterates “Hold” Rating for Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX)

Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by RBC Capital Markets in a note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a $177.00 price target on the stock. RBC Capital Markets’ price objective points to a potential upside of 4.81% from the stock’s previous close. BDX has been the subject of a number of other reports. Citigroup Inc. lowered shares of Becton, Dickinson and Company from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating and reduced their price objective for the company from $167.00 to $165.00…

The Panmure Gordon Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Clarkson PLC (CKN)

The Panmure Gordon Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Clarkson PLC (CKN)

Clarkson PLC (LON:CKN)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by analysts at Panmure Gordon in a research report issued on Friday. They presently have a GBX 2,550 ($31.01) price target on the stock. Panmure Gordon’s target price suggests a potential upside of 17.08% from the company’s previous close. Separately, Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 2,600 ($31.62) price target on shares of Clarkson PLC in a report on Thursday, September 15th. Shares of Clarkson PLC (LON:CKN) opened at 2215.00 on Friday. Clarkson PLC has a 1-year…

The Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (Q) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

The Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (Q) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Analysts

Shares of Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (NYSE:Q) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty-one ratings firms that are currently covering the firm. Thirteen analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $82.40. Q has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Pacific Crest set a $82.00 price target on Quintiles Transitional Holdings and…

The Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

The Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

Shares of Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) have been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the six research firms that are presently covering the firm. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, one has assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating on the company. The average 12-month target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $9.00. Several analysts have issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Rite Aid Corporation…

The Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

The Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the twenty-three ratings firms that are presently covering the firm. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eleven have assigned a hold recommendation and eleven have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year target price among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $65.64. A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on BMY shares. Leerink Swann reaffirmed an “outperform” rating…

The Reuben Seth Davidsohn Sells 6,950 Shares of Howard Hughes Corporation (The) (HHC) Stock

The Reuben Seth Davidsohn Sells 6,950 Shares of Howard Hughes Corporation (The) (HHC) Stock

Howard Hughes Corporation (The) (NYSE:HHC) insider Reuben Seth Davidsohn sold 6,950 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, January 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $113.84, for a total value of $791,188.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 24,612 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,801,830.08. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE:HHC) opened at 109.24 on Tuesday. The company has a 50…

The NCR Corporation (NCR) SVP Sells $748,926.18 in Stock

The NCR Corporation (NCR) SVP Sells $748,926.18 in Stock

NCR Corporation (NYSE:NCR) SVP Paul Langenbahn sold 18,169 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, January 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $41.22, for a total value of $748,926.18. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 26,792 shares in the company, valued at $1,104,366.24. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Shares of NCR Corporation (NYSE:NCR) opened at 42.09 on Tuesday. NCR Corporation has a…

The Shoe Carnival’s (SCVL) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Susquehanna

The Shoe Carnival’s (SCVL) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Susquehanna

Shoe Carnival, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCVL)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by research analysts at Susquehanna in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. They presently have a $24.00 price objective on the stock. Susquehanna’s price target points to a potential downside of 5.85% from the stock’s previous close. Several other equities research analysts have also commented on SCVL. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Shoe Carnival from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $30.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Thursday, September…

The Brokers Issue Forecasts for CenturyLink, Inc.’s Q1 2017 Earnings (CTL)

The Brokers Issue Forecasts for CenturyLink, Inc.’s Q1 2017 Earnings (CTL)

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) – Stock analysts at Jefferies Group issued their Q1 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for CenturyLink in a research note issued on Friday. Jefferies Group analyst M. Mccormack expects that the brokerage will earn $0.65 per share for the quarter. Jefferies Group has a “Sell” rating and a $20.00 price objective on the stock. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for CenturyLink’s Q2 2017 earnings at $0.63 EPS, Q3 2017 earnings at $0.56 EPS and Q4 2017 earnings at $0.57 EPS. Several other research firms also recently…

The TopBuild Corp. to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.42 Per Share, KeyCorp Forecasts (BLD)

The TopBuild Corp. to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.42 Per Share, KeyCorp Forecasts (BLD)

TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD) – Analysts at KeyCorp issued their Q1 2017 earnings estimates for shares of TopBuild Corp. in a research note issued on Wednesday. KeyCorp analyst K. Zener forecasts that the brokerage will post earnings per share of $0.42 for the quarter. KeyCorp currently has a “Overweight” rating and a $43.00 target price on the stock. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of TopBuild Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday,…

The Insider Selling: Tetra Tech, Inc. (TTEK) Director Sells $684,480.00 in Stock

The Insider Selling: Tetra Tech, Inc. (TTEK) Director Sells $684,480.00 in Stock

Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTEK) Director Albert E. Smith sold 16,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, January 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $42.78, for a total transaction of $684,480.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 43,877 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,877,058.06. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTEK) opened at 41.45 on Tuesday. The firm has a 50-day moving…

The Insider Selling: Natural Gas Services Group, Inc. (NGS) CEO Sells $638,841.12 in Stock

The Insider Selling: Natural Gas Services Group, Inc. (NGS) CEO Sells $638,841.12 in Stock

Natural Gas Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:NGS) CEO Stephen Charles Taylor sold 19,914 shares of Natural Gas Services Group stock in a transaction on Thursday, January 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $32.08, for a total transaction of $638,841.12. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 293,843 shares in the company, valued at $9,426,483.44. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Natural Gas Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:NGS) opened at 30.75 on Tuesday. Natural Gas Services…

The ATHENE HOLDING (ATH) Coverage Initiated at BMO Capital Markets

The ATHENE HOLDING (ATH) Coverage Initiated at BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets assumed coverage on shares of ATHENE HOLDING (NYSE:ATH) in a note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage set a “market perform” rating and a $49.00 price target on the stock. BMO Capital Markets’ price target suggests a potential upside of 4.41% from the company’s previous close. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods assumed coverage on ATHENE HOLDING in a report on Tuesday, January 3rd. They issued a “market perform” rating and a $51.00 target price on the…

The Royal Bank Of Canada Increases CEB Inc. (CEB) Price Target to $74.00

The Royal Bank Of Canada Increases CEB Inc. (CEB) Price Target to $74.00

CEB Inc. (NYSE:CEB) had its price objective hoisted by investment analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada from $60.00 to $74.00 in a note issued to investors on Friday. The firm presently has a “sector perform” rating on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada’s price objective would indicate a potential downside of 2.25% from the stock’s previous close. CEB has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Cantor Fitzgerald set a $57.00 price objective on CEB and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday,…

The Benefitfocus, Inc. (BNFT) Coverage Initiated at Chardan Capital

The Benefitfocus, Inc. (BNFT) Coverage Initiated at Chardan Capital

Equities researchers at Chardan Capital initiated coverage on shares of Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT) in a report issued on Friday. The firm set a “buy” rating and a $36.00 price target on the stock. Chardan Capital’s target price indicates a potential upside of 14.10% from the company’s current price. BNFT has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $50.00 price objective on shares of Benefitfocus in a research report on Tuesday, November 1st. Raymond James Financial, Inc. reissued an…

The Clearwater Paper Corporation (CLW) Rating Lowered to Underperform at RBC Capital Markets

The Clearwater Paper Corporation (CLW) Rating Lowered to Underperform at RBC Capital Markets

Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE:CLW) was downgraded by equities research analysts at RBC Capital Markets from a “sector perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a report released on Friday. They currently have a $60.00 target price on the stock. RBC Capital Markets’ target price would indicate a potential downside of 2.68% from the company’s previous close. Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on CLW. DA Davidson upgraded Clearwater Paper Corporation from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $72.00 target price for the company in…

The Canaccord Genuity Increases Gulf Marine Services PLC (GMS) Price Target to GBX 70

The Canaccord Genuity Increases Gulf Marine Services PLC (GMS) Price Target to GBX 70

Gulf Marine Services PLC (LON:GMS) had its price target boosted by stock analysts at Canaccord Genuity from GBX 60 ($0.73) to GBX 70 ($0.85) in a note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Separately, Barclays PLC restated an “equal weight” rating on shares of Gulf Marine Services PLC in a research note on Monday, September 12th. Shares of Gulf Marine Services PLC (LON:GMS) opened at 67.00 on Friday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 49.67 and its 200 day…