The Concho Resources Inc. (CXO) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from the Analysts

The Concho Resources Inc. (CXO) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from the Analysts

Shares of Concho Resources Inc. (NYSE:CXO) have been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the twenty-three brokerages that are presently covering the firm. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have issued a hold recommendation and fifteen have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $141.94. A number of analysts have commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Concho Resources from a…

The Zacks: PS Business Parks Inc. (PSB) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by the Brokerages

The Zacks: PS Business Parks Inc. (PSB) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by the Brokerages

PS Business Parks Inc. (NYSE:PSB) has earned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the three analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating. Analysts have set a 1-year consensus price target of $118.00 for the company and are expecting that the company will post $1.38 EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned PS Business Parks an industry rank of 150 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related…

The Yahoo Inc. (YHOO) Position Boosted by the Henderson Group PLC

The Yahoo Inc. (YHOO) Position Boosted by the Henderson Group PLC

Henderson Group PLC raised its stake in shares of Yahoo Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) by 316.8% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 470,861 shares of the digital content provider’s stock after buying an additional 357,901 shares during the period. Henderson Group PLC’s holdings in Yahoo were worth $20,292,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of YHOO. Canyon Capital Advisors LLC raised its position in…

The NiSource Inc. (NI) is B.S. Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel Pension Fund’s 9th Largest Position

The NiSource Inc. (NI) is B.S. Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel Pension Fund’s 9th Largest Position

B.S. Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel Pension Fund held its stake in NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 801,995 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the third quarter. NiSource makes up 2.5% of B.S. Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel Pension Fund’s holdings, making the stock its 9th largest position. B.S. Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel Pension Fund’s holdings in NiSource were worth $19,336,000 as of its most recent…

The BlackRock Investment Management LLC Has $18,611,000 Stake in Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC)

The BlackRock Investment Management LLC Has $18,611,000 Stake in Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC)

BlackRock Investment Management LLC raised its stake in Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE:SAIC) by 3.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 268,282 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 7,776 shares during the period. BlackRock Investment Management LLC’s holdings in Science Applications International Corp. were worth $18,611,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Ronna Sue Cohen boosted its…

The Crexendo Inc (CXDO) CEO Steven G. Mihaylo Buys 16,800 Shares

The Crexendo Inc (CXDO) CEO Steven G. Mihaylo Buys 16,800 Shares

Crexendo Inc (NASDAQ:CXDO) CEO Steven G. Mihaylo bought 16,800 shares of Crexendo stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 23rd. The shares were acquired at an average price of $1.45 per share, with a total value of $24,360.00. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Crexendo Inc (NASDAQ:CXDO) remained flat at $1.45 during trading on Tuesday. 19,070 shares of the company traded hands. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $1.44 and its 200-day moving…

The BlackRock Investment Management LLC Has $18,194,000 Stake in PTC Inc. (PTC)

The BlackRock Investment Management LLC Has $18,194,000 Stake in PTC Inc. (PTC)

BlackRock Investment Management LLC boosted its position in PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) by 2.1% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 410,596 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 8,415 shares during the period. BlackRock Investment Management LLC’s holdings in PTC were worth $18,194,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Tower Research Capital…

The BlackRock Investment Management LLC Cuts Position in MDU Resources Group Inc. (MDU)

The BlackRock Investment Management LLC Cuts Position in MDU Resources Group Inc. (MDU)

BlackRock Investment Management LLC lowered its stake in shares of MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) by 0.3% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 721,817 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,352 shares during the period. BlackRock Investment Management LLC’s holdings in MDU Resources Group were worth $18,363,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. First National Bank Sioux Falls increased its position in shares of…

The T-Mobile US Inc. (TMUS) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by the Analysts

The T-Mobile US Inc. (TMUS) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by the Analysts

T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the twenty-three research firms that are presently covering the company. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $51.55. A number of equities research analysts have commented on the company. Vetr upgraded T-Mobile US from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set…

The Columbus Circle Investors Takes Position in Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX)

The Columbus Circle Investors Takes Position in Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX)

Columbus Circle Investors purchased a new position in Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund purchased 413,745 shares of the energy company’s stock, valued at approximately $17,981,000. Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Boston Partners bought a new position in shares of Newfield Exploration during the second quarter worth $251,784,000. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Newfield Exploration by 12.5% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 19,099,273 shares of the energy company’s stock…

The Roffman Miller Associates Inc. PA Has $17,337,000 Position in Medtronic PLC (MDT)

The Roffman Miller Associates Inc. PA Has $17,337,000 Position in Medtronic PLC (MDT)

Roffman Miller Associates Inc. PA boosted its position in shares of Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT) by 0.8% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 200,658 shares of the medical technology company’s stock after buying an additional 1,530 shares during the period. Medtronic PLC comprises 2.8% of Roffman Miller Associates Inc. PA’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 11th largest position. Roffman Miller Associates Inc. PA’s holdings in Medtronic PLC were worth $17,337,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other large investors have also recently made changes…

The JPMorgan Chase & Co. Buys 27,979 Shares of VCA Inc. (WOOF)

The JPMorgan Chase & Co. Buys 27,979 Shares of VCA Inc. (WOOF)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its position in shares of VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) by 12.3% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 255,687 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 27,979 shares during the period. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s holdings in VCA were worth $17,894,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in WOOF. US Bancorp DE raised its stake in…

The Encana Corp. (ECA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from the Brokerages

The Encana Corp. (ECA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from the Brokerages

Shares of Encana Corp. (NYSE:ECA) (TSE:ECA) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the twenty-three brokerages that are covering the stock. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have given a hold recommendation and thirteen have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month price target among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is $13.18. ECA has been the subject of several research analyst reports. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 target price…

The Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) Upgraded to Buy by The Zacks Investment Research

The Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) Upgraded to Buy by The Zacks Investment Research

Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE:BHI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a $73.00 price objective on the oilfield services provider’s stock. Zacks Investment Research’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 12.43% from the stock’s current price. According to Zacks, “Baker Hughes has a leading position in the North American oilfield services market and positioned well amid the decline in rig count that hit activity levels and pricing over the past two years….

The Intercontinental Exchange Inc (ICE) Shares Sold by the Columbus Circle Investors

The Intercontinental Exchange Inc (ICE) Shares Sold by the Columbus Circle Investors

Columbus Circle Investors reduced its stake in Intercontinental Exchange Inc (NYSE:ICE) by 4.3% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 58,672 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,621 shares during the period. Columbus Circle Investors’ holdings in Intercontinental Exchange were worth $15,804,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. boosted its position in shares of…

The American Capital Management Inc. Buys New Position in Forrester Research Inc. (FORR)

The American Capital Management Inc. Buys New Position in Forrester Research Inc. (FORR)

American Capital Management Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Forrester Research Inc. (NASDAQ:FORR) during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor purchased 416,907 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $16,218,000. Several other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its stake in shares of Forrester Research by 114.4% in the second quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 3,088 shares of the company’s stock valued at…

The Equity Commonwealth (EQC) Shares Bought by the IronBridge Capital Management LP

The Equity Commonwealth (EQC) Shares Bought by the IronBridge Capital Management LP

IronBridge Capital Management LP increased its position in shares of Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) by 12.4% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 481,252 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 53,039 shares during the period. IronBridge Capital Management LP’s holdings in Equity Commonwealth were worth $14,543,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of EQC. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in shares of Equity Commonwealth by 2.9% in the second quarter….

The Hasbro Inc. (HAS) Rating Reiterate by the JPMorgan Chase & Co.

The Hasbro Inc. (HAS) Rating Reiterate by the JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reissued by equities research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a report issued on Tuesday. They currently have a $89.00 price target on the stock, up from their prior price target of $81.00. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 13.58% from the company’s current price. Several other brokerages have also weighed in on HAS. Jefferies Group reissued a “hold” rating and set a $72.00 target price on shares of Hasbro in a research report on…

The Performance Sports Group Ltd (PSG) Price Target Decreased to C$3.85 at the Royal Bank Of Canada

The Performance Sports Group Ltd (PSG) Price Target Decreased to C$3.85 at the Royal Bank Of Canada

Performance Sports Group Ltd (TSE:PSG) (NYSE:PSG) had its target price decreased by investment analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada from C$4.50 to C$3.85 in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. The brokerage currently has a “sector perform” rating on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada’s price target points to a potential downside of 17.91% from the stock’s previous close. Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on PSG. Paradigm Capital lowered their price target on Performance Sports Group from C$18.00 to C$7.25 and set a “buy” rating…

The Charles Stanley Group plc (CAY) Rating Reiterate by the Peel Hunt

The Charles Stanley Group plc (CAY) Rating Reiterate by the Peel Hunt

Charles Stanley Group plc (LON:CAY)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by research analysts at Peel Hunt in a research report issued on Tuesday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. They currently have a GBX 435 ($5.34) price objective on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price objective points to a potential upside of 48.97% from the stock’s previous close. Shares of Charles Stanley Group plc (LON:CAY) traded up 1.04% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 292.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 147.98 million. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 277.01…