The Universal Electronics Inc. (UEIC) Shares Sold by Bank of New York Mellon Corp

The Universal Electronics Inc. (UEIC) Shares Sold by Bank of New York Mellon Corp

Bank of New York Mellon Corp cut its position in Universal Electronics Inc. (NASDAQ:UEIC) by 7.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 390,200 shares of the company’s stock after selling 31,976 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp’s holdings in Universal Electronics were worth $29,054,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of UEIC. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. boosted its stake in…

The Snap-On Inc. (SNA) Shares Sold by Teachers Advisors LLC

The Snap-On Inc. (SNA) Shares Sold by Teachers Advisors LLC

Teachers Advisors LLC lowered its position in Snap-On Inc. (NYSE:SNA) by 36.0% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 135,060 shares of the company’s stock after selling 75,914 shares during the period. Teachers Advisors LLC’s holdings in Snap-On were worth $20,524,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Co. raised its stake in shares of Snap-On by 0.7% in the second quarter. Canandaigua National Bank & Trust…

The Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SNSS) Cut to “Hold” at Cantor Fitzgerald

The Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SNSS) Cut to “Hold” at Cantor Fitzgerald

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:SNSS) was downgraded by equities research analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. Several other brokerages have also recently weighed in on SNSS. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Sunesis Pharmaceuticals from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 13th. Cowen and Company restated a “hold” rating on shares of Sunesis Pharmaceuticals in a research report on Monday, September 12th. Shares of Sunesis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SNSS) traded down…

The Harvard Bioscience Inc. (HBIO) Given $6.00 Average Target Price by Analysts

The Harvard Bioscience Inc. (HBIO) Given $6.00 Average Target Price by Analysts

Harvard Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:HBIO) has earned an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation. Analysts have set a 1-year consensus price target of $6.00 for the company and are expecting that the company will post $0.02 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Harvard Bioscience an industry rank of 174 out of 265 based on the ratings given to…

The Urban Edge Properties (UE) Position Increased by Teachers Advisors LLC

The Urban Edge Properties (UE) Position Increased by Teachers Advisors LLC

Teachers Advisors LLC increased its position in Urban Edge Properties (NYSE:UE) by 0.7% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 715,499 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 5,264 shares during the period. Teachers Advisors LLC’s holdings in Urban Edge Properties were worth $20,134,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of UE. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. raised its position in Urban Edge Properties by 14.4% in the second quarter. PNC…

The General American Investors Co. Inc. Maintains Stake in Nelnet Inc. (NNI)

The General American Investors Co. Inc. Maintains Stake in Nelnet Inc. (NNI)

General American Investors Co. Inc. maintained its position in Nelnet Inc. (NYSE:NNI) during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 500,000 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the third quarter. Nelnet makes up about 2.1% of General American Investors Co. Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 17th largest position. General American Investors Co. Inc.’s holdings in Nelnet were worth $20,185,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Palo…

The XL Group PLC (XL) Shares Bought by California State Teachers Retirement System

The XL Group PLC (XL) Shares Bought by California State Teachers Retirement System

California State Teachers Retirement System raised its position in XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL) by 0.9% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 602,914 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 5,100 shares during the period. California State Teachers Retirement System’s holdings in XL Group PLC were worth $20,276,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in XL. Checchi Capital Advisers…

The Stock Analysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for December, 29th (AKRX, AMZN, BIG, BUD, CSCO, CTL, DKS, FB, FSLR, GOOG)

The Stock Analysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for December, 29th (AKRX, AMZN, BIG, BUD, CSCO, CTL, DKS, FB, FSLR, GOOG)

Stock Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Thursday, December 29th: Akorn (NASDAQ:AKRX) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Guggenheim. Guggenheim currently has a $40.00 price target on the stock. Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. currently has a $1,010.00 price target on the stock. Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Despite a competitive retail landscape, Big Lots has emerged as a…

The Stack Financial Management Inc Has $18,715,000 Position in Waters Corp. (WAT)

The Stack Financial Management Inc Has $18,715,000 Position in Waters Corp. (WAT)

Stack Financial Management Inc increased its stake in shares of Waters Corp. (NYSE:WAT) by 1.2% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 118,086 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,411 shares during the period. Waters Corp. makes up approximately 2.2% of Stack Financial Management Inc’s portfolio, making the stock its 14th largest position. Stack Financial Management Inc’s holdings in Waters Corp. were worth $18,715,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC….

The Schroder Investment Management Group Acquires 14,527 Shares of Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM)

The Schroder Investment Management Group Acquires 14,527 Shares of Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM)

Schroder Investment Management Group raised its position in shares of Newmont Mining Corp. (NYSE:NEM) by 3.1% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 488,073 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 14,527 shares during the period. Schroder Investment Management Group’s holdings in Newmont Mining Corp. were worth $19,176,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Vanguard…

The Schroder Investment Management Group Has $19,225,000 Stake in Glacier Bancorp Inc. (GBCI)

The Schroder Investment Management Group Has $19,225,000 Stake in Glacier Bancorp Inc. (GBCI)

Schroder Investment Management Group raised its position in Glacier Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GBCI) by 16.8% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 674,100 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 97,100 shares during the period. Schroder Investment Management Group’s holdings in Glacier Bancorp were worth $19,225,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA increased its position in Glacier Bancorp by 122.5% in the second quarter. BNP…

The BlackRock Group LTD Sells 10,092 Shares of Ralph Lauren Corp. (RL)

The BlackRock Group LTD Sells 10,092 Shares of Ralph Lauren Corp. (RL)

BlackRock Group LTD cut its stake in shares of Ralph Lauren Corp. (NYSE:RL) by 1.7% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 575,398 shares of the company’s stock after selling 10,092 shares during the period. BlackRock Group LTD’s holdings in Ralph Lauren Corp. were worth $58,195,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Quantbot Technologies LP bought a new stake…

The Liberty Interactive Group (QVCA) Position Cut by BlackRock Group LTD

The Liberty Interactive Group (QVCA) Position Cut by BlackRock Group LTD

BlackRock Group LTD decreased its position in shares of Liberty Interactive Group (NASDAQ:QVCA) by 1.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 2,740,963 shares of the company’s stock after selling 26,436 shares during the period. BlackRock Group LTD’s holdings in Liberty Interactive Group were worth $54,847,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in QVCA. Victory Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of…

The Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp Raises Stake in Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. (ZBH)

The Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp Raises Stake in Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. (ZBH)

Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp raised its stake in shares of Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ZBH) by 1.3% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 409,082 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 5,253 shares during the period. Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp’s holdings in Zimmer Biomet Holdings were worth $53,189,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. IFP Advisors Inc raised its position in Zimmer…

The General Mills Inc. (GIS) Shares Bought by Emerald Acquisition Ltd.

The General Mills Inc. (GIS) Shares Bought by Emerald Acquisition Ltd.

Emerald Acquisition Ltd. raised its position in General Mills Inc. (NYSE:GIS) by 14.4% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 725,185 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 91,400 shares during the period. Emerald Acquisition Ltd.’s holdings in General Mills were worth $46,319,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in GIS. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of General Mills by 2.8% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc….

The Arch Capital Group Ltd. (ACGL) Stake Cut by General American Investors Co. Inc.

The Arch Capital Group Ltd. (ACGL) Stake Cut by General American Investors Co. Inc.

General American Investors Co. Inc. lowered its position in shares of Arch Capital Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACGL) by 9.7% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 610,000 shares of the company’s stock after selling 65,600 shares during the period. Arch Capital Group makes up about 4.9% of General American Investors Co. Inc.’s portfolio, making the stock its 2nd largest position. General American Investors Co. Inc.’s holdings in Arch Capital Group were worth $48,349,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other large investors have also…

The Nvidia Corp. (NVDA) Given New $24.75 Price Target at S&P Equity Research

The Nvidia Corp. (NVDA) Given New $24.75 Price Target at S&P Equity Research

Nvidia Corp. (NASDAQ:NVDA) had its price target decreased by equities research analysts at S&P Equity Research from $90.00 to $24.75 in a note issued to investors on Thursday. S&P Equity Research’s price target points to a potential downside of 77.35% from the company’s current price. NVDA has been the topic of several other research reports. Bank of America Corp. reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $80.00 price target on shares of Nvidia Corp. in a research note on Monday, October 3rd. Nomura reissued a “buy” rating and issued a…

The Ameriprise Financial Inc. Has $35,499,000 Position in The Ultimate Software Group Inc. (ULTI)

The Ameriprise Financial Inc. Has $35,499,000 Position in The Ultimate Software Group Inc. (ULTI)

Ameriprise Financial Inc. raised its stake in The Ultimate Software Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTI) by 17.5% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 173,680 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 25,835 shares during the period. Ameriprise Financial Inc.’s holdings in The Ultimate Software Group were worth $35,499,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of ULTI. Capstone Asset Management Co. increased its position in shares of The Ultimate Software…

The Tempur Sealy International Inc. (TPX) Cut to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

The Tempur Sealy International Inc. (TPX) Cut to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Tempur Sealy International Inc. (NYSE:TPX) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Tempur Sealy International, Inc. is involved in the development, manufacturing and marketing of bedding products primarily in North America and internationally. It provides mattresses, adjustable bases, pillows and other sleep and relaxation products. The company’s brand portfolio includes Tempur(R), Tempur-Pedic(R), Sealy(R), Sealy Posturepedic(R), Optimum(TM) and Stearns & Foster(R). Tempur Sealy International, Inc., formerly known as Tempur-Pedic International…

The Manhattan Associates Inc. (MANH) Shares Bought by TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC

The Manhattan Associates Inc. (MANH) Shares Bought by TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC

TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC boosted its position in Manhattan Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:MANH) by 15.9% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 568,651 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 77,974 shares during the period. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC’s holdings in Manhattan Associates were worth $32,766,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Johnson Financial Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Manhattan Associates…