The Aecom Technology Corp. Forecasted to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.56 Per Share (ACM)

The Aecom Technology Corp. Forecasted to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.56 Per Share (ACM)

Aecom Technology Corp. (NYSE:ACM) – Equities researchers at KeyCorp issued their Q1 2017 earnings estimates for Aecom Technology Corp. in a report released on Tuesday. KeyCorp analyst T. Afzal expects that the firm will earn $0.56 per share for the quarter. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Aecom Technology Corp.’s Q2 2017 earnings at $0.78 EPS, Q3 2017 earnings at $0.86 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $2.94 EPS and FY2018 earnings at $3.28 EPS. ACM has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of…

The IPG Photonics Corp. (IPGP) Lowered by The Zacks Investment Research

The IPG Photonics Corp. (IPGP) Lowered by The Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of IPG Photonics Corp. (NASDAQ:IPGP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “IPG PHOTONICS is the world leader in high-power fiber lasers and amplifiers. IPG pioneered the development and commercialization of optical fiber-based lasers for use in a wide range of applications such as materials processing, advanced applications, telecommunications and medical applications. Fiber lasers have revolutionized the industry by delivering superior performance, reliability and usability at a lower total cost of ownership…

The Citigroup Inc. Initiates Coverage on United Continental Holdings Inc. (UAL)

The Citigroup Inc. Initiates Coverage on United Continental Holdings Inc. (UAL)

Investment analysts at Citigroup Inc. initiated coverage on shares of United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE:UAL) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday, The Fly reports. The firm set a “neutral” rating on the stock. Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Cowen and Company upped their price objective on shares of United Continental Holdings from $60.00 to $71.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Wednesday. Standpoint Research downgraded shares of United Continental Holdings from a “buy” rating…

The Ares Capital Corp. (ARCC) Lowered by The Zacks Investment Research

The Ares Capital Corp. (ARCC) Lowered by The Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Ares Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:ARCC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Monday. According to Zacks, “ARES CAPITAL CORPORATION is a specialty finance company that is a closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. Ares Capital Corporation has elected to be regulated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940. Its investment objective is to generate both current income and capital appreciation through debt and equity investments. Ares Capital Corporation invests primarily in first and second…

The Delek Logistics Partners LP (DKL) Major Shareholder Buys $271,308.00 in Stock

The Delek Logistics Partners LP (DKL) Major Shareholder Buys $271,308.00 in Stock

Delek Logistics Partners LP (NYSE:DKL) major shareholder Delek Us Holdings, Inc. purchased 11,796 shares of Delek Logistics Partners stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 11th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $23.00 per share, with a total value of $271,308.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Large shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC. Delek Us Holdings, Inc….

The Insider Selling: Insperity Inc. (NSP) SVP Sold $286,200.00 in Stock

The Insider Selling: Insperity Inc. (NSP) SVP Sold $286,200.00 in Stock

Insperity Inc. (NYSE:NSP) SVP Douglas S. Sharp sold 4,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $71.55, for a total transaction of $286,200.00. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 17,907 shares in the company, valued at $1,281,245.85. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Insperity Inc. (NYSE:NSP) opened at 72.70 on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $72.43 and a 200-day…

The Insider Selling: Harman International Industries Inc. (HAR) EVP Sold $288,790.92 in Stock

The Insider Selling: Harman International Industries Inc. (HAR) EVP Sold $288,790.92 in Stock

Harman International Industries Inc. (NYSE:HAR) EVP Phillip Eyler sold 2,628 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, November 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $109.89, for a total transaction of $288,790.92. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 2,387 shares in the company, valued at $262,307.43. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Shares of Harman International Industries Inc. (NYSE:HAR) opened at 109.30 on Friday. The firm…

The 5,000 Shares of Granite Construction Inc. (GVA) Stock are sold by Michael Francis Donnino

The 5,000 Shares of Granite Construction Inc. (GVA) Stock are sold by Michael Francis Donnino

Granite Construction Inc. (NYSE:GVA) insider Michael Francis Donnino sold 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $58.06, for a total value of $290,300.00. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 57,280 shares in the company, valued at $3,325,676.80. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Michael Francis Donnino also recently made the following trade(s): On Friday, November 4th, Michael Francis Donnino sold…

The KeyCorp Equities Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Pier 1 Imports Inc. (PIR)

The KeyCorp Equities Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Pier 1 Imports Inc. (PIR)

Pier 1 Imports Inc. (NYSE:PIR) – Investment analysts at KeyCorp upped their Q3 2017 earnings per share estimates for shares of Pier 1 Imports in a report issued on Tuesday. KeyCorp analyst B. Thomas now forecasts that the firm will post earnings per share of $0.15 for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $0.13. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Pier 1 Imports’ Q4 2017 earnings at $0.29 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $0.31 EPS and FY2018 earnings at $0.33 EPS. Pier 1 Imports (NYSE:PIR) last announced its quarterly earnings…

The Piper Jaffray Cos. Downgraded uniQure NV (QURE) to Neutral

The Piper Jaffray Cos. Downgraded uniQure NV (QURE) to Neutral

Piper Jaffray Cos. lowered shares of uniQure NV (NASDAQ:QURE) from an overweight rating to a neutral rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Leerink Swann reissued a positive rating and set a $27.00 price target on shares of uniQure NV in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of uniQure NV from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 21st. HC Wainwright…

The Fibria Celulose SA (FBR) Cut to “Hold” at The Zacks Investment Research

The Fibria Celulose SA (FBR) Cut to “Hold” at The Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Fibria Celulose SA (NYSE:FBR) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Fibria Celulose S.A., is a Brazil-based paper product company which produces bleached eucalyptus pulp exclusively from renewable plantations, which is mainly targeted to the main consumer markets and is also used for their own manufacturing of paper products. The Company’s paper products can be divided into three major categories: uncoated and coated printing and writing papers; carbonless papers and thermal…

The Fidelity National Financial Inc. (FNF) Upgraded to Hold at The Zacks Investment Research

The Fidelity National Financial Inc. (FNF) Upgraded to Hold at The Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Fidelity National Financial Inc. (NYSE:FNF) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Fidelity National Title Group, Inc. is a leading provider of title insurance, specialty insurance and claims management services. FNT is one of the nation’s largest title insurance companies through its title insurance underwriters. FNT also provides flood insurance, personal lines insurance and home warranty insurance through it specialty insurance business. FNT also is a leading provider of outsourced claims management services to…

The GMS Inc. (GMS) Cut to Sell at The Zacks Investment Research

The GMS Inc. (GMS) Cut to Sell at The Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of GMS Inc. (NYSE:GMS) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “GMS Inc. is a distributor of wallboard and suspended ceilings systems. The company’s product consists of wallboard, suspended ceilings systems or ceilings and complementary interior construction products in commercial and residential buildings. GMS Inc. is based in Tucker, United States. “ Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the company. Royal Bank Of Canada decreased their price target on GMS…

The HENKEL AG&CO. KGAA SPON ADR EACH REP 1 NPV (HENKY) Raised to “Hold” at The Zacks Investment Research

The HENKEL AG&CO. KGAA SPON ADR EACH REP 1 NPV (HENKY) Raised to “Hold” at The Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of HENKEL AG&CO. KGAA SPON ADR EACH REP 1 NPV (NASDAQ:HENKY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “HENKEL KGAA ADR’s principal activities are divided into four product divisions: Henkel technologies-industrial adhesives, contact adhesives and sealant; Cosmetics/toiletries-hair cosmetics, toiletries, oral and skin care, hair salon products; Detergents/household cleaners-heavy duty and specialty detergents, fabric softeners, household cleansers, kitchen care products, shoe care products, plant care products; Adhesives-adhesives, contact adhesives and sealant for…

The Halcon Resources Corp. (HK) Raised to Buy at The Zacks Investment Research

The Halcon Resources Corp. (HK) Raised to Buy at The Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Halcon Resources Corp. (NYSE:HK) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $10.00 target price on the energy company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Halcon Resources Corporation is an energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of onshore oil and natural gas properties in the United States. The Company operates in Wichita, Wilbarger and Starr Counties in Texas, Pontotoc and Seminole Counties, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. Halcon Resources Corporation, formerly…

The Heat Biologics Inc. (HTBX) Raised to “Buy” at The Zacks Investment Research

The Heat Biologics Inc. (HTBX) Raised to “Buy” at The Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Heat Biologics Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBX) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday. They currently have $1.75 price target on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Heat Biologics, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. It focuses on the development and commercialization of various cellular therapeutic vaccines for a range of cancers and infectious diseases. The Company’s products under development include HS-110 for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer, HS-410 for the bladder cancer treatment,…

The First Republic Bank (FRC) Rating Decreased to Hold at The Zacks Investment Research

The First Republic Bank (FRC) Rating Decreased to Hold at The Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Monday morning. According to Zacks, “First Republic’s growth prospects look encouraging following management’s comments in its Investor Day that reflected bullish tone. It continues to expect EPS growth including 50% loan growth from existing clients and has two product initiatives for high potential clients. Notably, the company’s third-quarter 2016 earnings beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate, driven by higher revenue and a decline in provisions, partially offset by…

The Orbital ATK Inc. (OA) Earns “Buy” Rating from Wells Fargo & Co.

The Orbital ATK Inc. (OA) Earns “Buy” Rating from Wells Fargo & Co.

Wells Fargo & Co. reiterated their buy rating on shares of Orbital ATK Inc. (NYSE:OA) in a research note published on Monday morning. Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on OA. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Orbital ATK from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Monday, September 12th. KeyCorp cut their price objective on Orbital ATK from $106.00 to $98.00 and set an overweight rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, August 11th. Jefferies Group restated a buy rating and set…

The Raytheon’s (RTN) “Buy” Rating Reiterate at Wells Fargo & Co.

The Raytheon’s (RTN) “Buy” Rating Reiterate at Wells Fargo & Co.

Wells Fargo & Co. restated their buy rating on shares of Raytheon Co. (NYSE:RTN) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Raytheon from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, November 1st. Deutsche Bank AG lifted their price objective on Raytheon from $140.00 to $145.00 and gave the stock a hold rating in a report on Friday, October 28th. Vertical Research began coverage on Raytheon in…

The Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc. (NXST) Receives “Buy” Rating from Wells Fargo & Co.

The Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc. (NXST) Receives “Buy” Rating from Wells Fargo & Co.

Wells Fargo & Co. reissued their buy rating on shares of Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) in a research note released on Monday morning. A number of other research analysts have also recently commented on NXST. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Nexstar Broadcasting Group from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Thursday, July 21st. Jefferies Group reiterated a buy rating on shares of Nexstar Broadcasting Group in a report on Friday, August 5th. Stephens set a $65.00 price objective on shares of Nexstar Broadcasting…