The Severn Trent (SVTRF) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

The Severn Trent (SVTRF) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Severn Trent (OTCMKTS:SVTRF) have earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the six analysts that are presently covering the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating on the company. Several research analysts have issued reports on SVTRF shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded shares of Severn Trent from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Citigroup Inc. reissued a “neutral” rating on…

The Weir Group (WEIGF) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

The Weir Group (WEIGF) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Weir Group (OTCMKTS:WEIGF) has been given an average rating of “Buy” by the nine brokerages that are covering the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. WEIGF has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Weir Group in a report on Wednesday, November 2nd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of Weir Group…

The Analysts Set G-III Apparel Group Ltd. (GIII) Target Price at $41.80

The Analysts Set G-III Apparel Group Ltd. (GIII) Target Price at $41.80

Shares of G-III Apparel Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:GIII) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the thirteen brokerages that are presently covering the firm. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and six have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $41.80. A number of equities analysts recently commented on the company. Cowen and Company cut G-III Apparel Group from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform”…

The FY2016 Earnings Estimate for Petrowest Corp Issued By National Bank Financial (PRW)

The FY2016 Earnings Estimate for Petrowest Corp Issued By National Bank Financial (PRW)

Petrowest Corp (TSE:PRW) – Equities researchers at National Bank Financial decreased their FY2016 earnings per share estimates for shares of Petrowest Corp in a research note issued to investors on Monday. National Bank Financial analyst M. Sytchev now expects that the firm will post earnings of ($0.05) per share for the year, down from their previous estimate of ($0.03). National Bank Financial has a “Sector Perform” rating and a $0.30 price objective on the stock. Separately, Canaccord Genuity reduced their price target on Petrowest Corp from C$0.80 to C$0.45 in…

The Western Union Co. (WU) Short Interest Down 4.4% in October

The Western Union Co. (WU) Short Interest Down 4.4% in October

Western Union Co. (NYSE:WU) was the target of a large decline in short interest in October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 57,884,293 shares, a decline of 4.4% from the October 14th total of 60,571,447 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,715,507 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 15.6 days. Approximately 11.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short. In other news, EVP Odilon Almeida sold 18,064 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 29th. The stock was…

The Analysts Set DSW Inc. (DSW) Price Target at $23.99

The Analysts Set DSW Inc. (DSW) Price Target at $23.99

DSW Inc. (NYSE:DSW) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty-two ratings firms that are presently covering the firm. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, thirteen have assigned a hold recommendation, five have issued a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is $23.99. A number of research firms recently commented on DSW. B. Riley reissued a “neutral” rating…

The Sibanye Gold Ltd. (SBGL) Receives $22.00 Consensus PT from Brokerages

The Sibanye Gold Ltd. (SBGL) Receives $22.00 Consensus PT from Brokerages

Shares of Sibanye Gold Ltd. (NYSE:SBGL) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are currently covering the stock. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $22.00. Several research analysts have recently issued reports on SBGL shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Sibanye Gold from a “buy” rating to a…

The First Interstate BancSystem Inc. (FIBK) Receives $33.33 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

The First Interstate BancSystem Inc. (FIBK) Receives $33.33 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Shares of First Interstate BancSystem Inc. (NASDAQ:FIBK) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the six research firms that are covering the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $33.33. FIBK has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded First Interstate BancSystem from…

The Houlihan Lokey Inc. (HLI) Receives $26.23 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

The Houlihan Lokey Inc. (HLI) Receives $26.23 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

Shares of Houlihan Lokey Inc. (NYSE:HLI) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the five analysts that are presently covering the firm. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12 month price target among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $26.23. A number of research firms recently commented on HLI. Sandler O’Neill lowered Houlihan Lokey from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a…

The GCP Applied Technologies Inc. (GCP) Receives $20.50 Average Price Target from Brokerages

The GCP Applied Technologies Inc. (GCP) Receives $20.50 Average Price Target from Brokerages

Shares of GCP Applied Technologies Inc. (NYSE:GCP) have received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the seven ratings firms that are presently covering the firm. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $26.00. Several research firms have weighed in on GCP. Jefferies Group reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $33.00 target price on shares of GCP…

TheZacks Investment Research Upgraded Sykes Enterprises Inc. (SYKE) to “Hold”

TheZacks Investment Research Upgraded Sykes Enterprises Inc. (SYKE) to “Hold”

Sykes Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ:SYKE) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Saturday. According to Zacks, “Sykes Enterprises, Inc. is a leader in providing vertically integrated technology-based solutions through an integrated strategy combining its information technology services with an emerging e-commerce platform. Sykes’ continues to leverage its position as a leading provider of information technology services by assisting its clients in capitalizing on the growth of e-commerce over the Internet. Sykes’ e-commerce service platform enables it to…

The Ashland Inc. Forecasted to Earn Q1 2017 Earnings of $1.11 Per Share (ASH)

The Ashland Inc. Forecasted to Earn Q1 2017 Earnings of $1.11 Per Share (ASH)

Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) – Research analysts at Seaport Global Securities cut their Q1 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Ashland in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. Seaport Global Securities analyst M. Harrison now anticipates that the brokerage will post earnings per share of $1.11 for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of $1.36. Seaport Global Securities also issued estimates for Ashland’s Q4 2017 earnings at $1.95 EPS. ASH has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Credit Suisse…

The Instructure Inc. (INST) Receives $25.44 Average Price Target from Brokerages

The Instructure Inc. (INST) Receives $25.44 Average Price Target from Brokerages

Instructure Inc. (NYSE:INST) has been given an average rating of “Buy” by the nine brokerages that are covering the stock. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price target among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $25.44. A number of equities analysts have commented on INST shares. Jefferies Group boosted their target price on shares of Instructure from $25.00 to $27.00 and gave the stock…

The Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Receives $94.67 Consensus Price Target from Brokerages

The Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Receives $94.67 Consensus Price Target from Brokerages

Shares of Automatic Data Processing (NYSE:ADP) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eight ratings firms that are presently covering the firm. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $94.67. A number of research firms recently weighed in on ADP. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Automatic Data Processing from a “hold” rating to…

The William Blair Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for CNA Financial Corp. (CNA)

The William Blair Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for CNA Financial Corp. (CNA)

CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA) – Equities research analysts at William Blair cut their Q1 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for CNA Financial Corp. in a research note issued on Wednesday. William Blair analyst A. Klauber now expects that the brokerage will earn $0.55 per share for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of $0.64. William Blair also issued estimates for CNA Financial Corp.’s Q2 2017 earnings at $0.64 EPS. CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October 31st. The company reported $1.15 earnings…

The New York Community Bancorp Inc. (NYCB) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

The New York Community Bancorp Inc. (NYCB) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

New York Community Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:NYCB) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the eleven analysts that are presently covering the stock. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have assigned a hold recommendation and three have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $16.00. Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on NYCB shares. Bank of America Corp. set a $17.00 price target on New…

The Analysts gives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” to Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc. (AMPH)

The Analysts gives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” to Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc. (AMPH)

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:AMPH) has earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the eight brokerages that are presently covering the company. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month target price among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is $20.17. AMPH has been the subject of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Amphastar Pharmaceuticals from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on…

TheZacks Investment Research Upgraded Sun Hydraulics Corp. (SNHY) to Hold

TheZacks Investment Research Upgraded Sun Hydraulics Corp. (SNHY) to Hold

Sun Hydraulics Corp. (NASDAQ:SNHY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Saturday. According to Zacks, “Sun Hydraulics is a leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance, screw-in hydraulic cartridge valves and manifolds which control force, speed and motion as integral components in fluid power systems. The Company sells its products globally through independent distributors. “ Separately, Robert W. Baird raised Sun Hydraulics Corp. from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and boosted their price target for the stock…

The Analysts Set Halozyme Therapeutics Inc. (HALO) Price Target at $15.54

The Analysts Set Halozyme Therapeutics Inc. (HALO) Price Target at $15.54

Halozyme Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:HALO) has earned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the eight brokerages that are presently covering the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month target price among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $13.96. A number of analysts have recently commented on the company. Jefferies Group reissued a “sell” rating and issued a $6.75 price target on…

TheZacks Investment Research lowers the Stock rating of Sunworks Inc (SUNW)

TheZacks Investment Research lowers the Stock rating of Sunworks Inc (SUNW)

Sunworks Inc (NASDAQ:SUNW) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Saturday. According to Zacks, “Sunworks, Inc. provides solar power solutions. The company focused on the design, installation and management of solar power systems for commercial, agricultural and residential customers. Sunworks, Inc., formerly known as Solar3D, Inc., is based in Roseville, United States. “ Separately, Chardan Capital began coverage on shares of Sunworks in a research report on Thursday, August 4th. They set…