ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio Maintains Stake in EPIQ Systems, Inc. (EPIQ)

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio Maintains Stake in EPIQ Systems, Inc. (EPIQ)

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio continued to hold its position in shares of EPIQ Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:EPIQ) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 7,527 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio’s holdings in EPIQ Systems were worth $110,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in EPIQ. Simplex Trading LLC increased its position in shares of EPIQ Systems…

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio Raises it position for The New York Times Co. (NYT)

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio Raises it position for The New York Times Co. (NYT)

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio raised its position in shares of The New York Times Co. (NYSE:NYT) by 6.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 8,226 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 517 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio’s holdings in The New York Times were worth $100,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to…

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio Increases Position in SolarCity Corp. (SCTY)

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio Increases Position in SolarCity Corp. (SCTY)

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio increased its stake in shares of SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ:SCTY) by 6.8% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 24,334 shares of the renewable energy company’s stock after buying an additional 1,542 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio’s holdings in SolarCity Corp. were worth $582,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Legal & General Group…

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio decides to keep it stake in Premier Inc. (PINC) to the level of $438,000

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio decides to keep it stake in Premier Inc. (PINC) to the level of $438,000

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio raised its stake in Premier Inc. (NASDAQ:PINC) by 22.3% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 13,399 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,447 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio’s holdings in Premier were worth $438,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Meeder Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Premier during the second quarter worth $105,000….

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio Buys Shares of 42,033 Flamel Technologies SA (FLML)

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio Buys Shares of 42,033 Flamel Technologies SA (FLML)

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio purchased a new stake in shares of Flamel Technologies SA (NASDAQ:FLML) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 42,033 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $451,000. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio owned approximately 0.10% of Flamel Technologies SA at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the stock. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale purchased a new…

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio Boosts Stake in Walter Investment Management Corp. (WAC)

ThePublic Employees Retirement System of Ohio Boosts Stake in Walter Investment Management Corp. (WAC)

Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio increased its stake in Walter Investment Management Corp. (NYSE:WAC) by 1.2% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 196,062 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,393 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio owned about 0.54% of Walter Investment Management Corp. worth $541,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in WAC. Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. acquired a new…

TheNorthern Blizzard Resources Inc. (NBZ) Receives Sector Perform Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada

TheNorthern Blizzard Resources Inc. (NBZ) Receives Sector Perform Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada

Northern Blizzard Resources Inc. (TSE:NBZ)‘s stock had its “sector perform” rating restated by investment analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. They currently have a C$4.00 target price on the oil and gas exploration company’s stock, down from their prior target price of C$4.50. Royal Bank Of Canada’s target price points to a potential upside of 11.73% from the company’s previous close. Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. CIBC lowered their price target on Northern…

ThePaddy Power Plc (PAP) Earns “Overweight” Rating from Barclays PLC

ThePaddy Power Plc (PAP) Earns “Overweight” Rating from Barclays PLC

Paddy Power Plc (LON:PAP)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Barclays PLC in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. They currently have a £115 ($143.68) target price on the stock. PAP has been the subject of several other reports. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and set a GBX 8,650 ($108.07) price target on shares of Paddy Power Plc in a report on Thursday, August 25th. HSBC decreased their price target on Paddy Power Plc from £106 ($132.43) to…

TheStornoway Diamond Co. (SWY) Receives “Outperform” Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada

TheStornoway Diamond Co. (SWY) Receives “Outperform” Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada

Stornoway Diamond Co. (TSE:SWY)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada in a research report issued on Tuesday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on SWY. Scotiabank reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a C$1.35 target price on shares of Stornoway Diamond in a research note on Friday, October 7th. TD Securities reissued a “hold” rating and issued a C$1.30 target price on shares of Stornoway Diamond in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. One analyst has…

TheMerck KGaA (MRK) Given a €103.00 Price Target at S&P Global Inc.

TheMerck KGaA (MRK) Given a €103.00 Price Target at S&P Global Inc.

Merck KGaA (FRA:MRK) has been assigned a €103.00 ($110.75) price objective by investment analysts at S&P Global Inc. in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage presently has a a “neutral” rating on the stock. A number of other brokerages have also commented on MRK. Commerzbank AG set a €101.00 ($108.60) price objective on Merck KGaA and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 4th. Independent Research GmbH set a €102.00 ($109.68) price objective on Merck KGaA and gave the company a…

TheAllianz SE (ALV) PT Set at €154.00 by Nord/LB

TheAllianz SE (ALV) PT Set at €154.00 by Nord/LB

Allianz SE (FRA:ALV) has been assigned a €154.00 ($165.59) target price by equities researchers at Nord/LB in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm presently has a a “neutral” rating on the stock. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on ALV. Kepler Capital Markets set a €157.00 ($168.82) price target on shares of Allianz SE and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, August 5th. Baader Bank set a €161.00 ($173.12) price target on shares of Allianz SE and…

TheVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given a GBX 240 Price Target at S&P Global Inc.

TheVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given a GBX 240 Price Target at S&P Global Inc.

Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD) has been assigned a GBX 240 ($3.00) target price by equities researchers at S&P Global Inc. in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a a “buy” rating on the cell phone carrier’s stock. S&P Global Inc.’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 17.13% from the company’s current price. Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 250 ($3.12) target price on shares of Vodafone Group plc…

TheMerck KGaA (MRK) Given a €91.00 Price Target by equinet AG Analysts

TheMerck KGaA (MRK) Given a €91.00 Price Target by equinet AG Analysts

Merck KGaA (FRA:MRK) has been given a €91.00 ($97.85) target price by analysts at equinet AG in a research report issued on Tuesday. The firm currently has a a “neutral” rating on the stock. Several other research firms have also weighed in on MRK. Warburg Research set a €103.10 ($110.86) target price on shares of Merck KGaA and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, August 4th. Commerzbank AG set a €101.00 ($108.60) price target on shares of Merck KGaA and gave the stock a “buy”…

TheMonogram Residential Trust Inc. (MORE) Rating Increased to Hold at The Zacks Investment Research

TheMonogram Residential Trust Inc. (MORE) Rating Increased to Hold at The Zacks Investment Research

Monogram Residential Trust Inc. (NYSE:MORE) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Monogram Residential Trust, Inc. is a self-managed real estate investment trust. It invests in, develops and operates multifamily communities offering location and lifestyle amenities. The Company invests in stabilized operating properties and properties in various phases of development, with a focus on communities located in the top 50 Metropolitan Statistical Areas of the United States. Monogram Residential Trust, Inc. is…

TheMimecast Ltd. (MIME) Upgrade at The Zacks Investment Research

TheMimecast Ltd. (MIME) Upgrade at The Zacks Investment Research

Mimecast Ltd. (NASDAQ:MIME) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a $23.00 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 0.17% from the company’s previous close. According to Zacks, “Mimecast Limited offers cloud security and risk management services for corporate information and email primarily in the United States, the United Kingdom and South Africa. The Company offers email management services that protect the organization…

TheMCBC Holdings Inc. (MCFT) Upgrade to Buy at The Zacks Investment Research

TheMCBC Holdings Inc. (MCFT) Upgrade to Buy at The Zacks Investment Research

MCBC Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MCFT) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a $15.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research’s target price indicates a potential upside of 13.72% from the company’s previous close. According to Zacks, “MCBC Holdings, Inc. is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of MasterCraft brand premium performance sport boats. The Company offers water skiing, wakeboarding and luxury performance powerboats. MCBC Holdings, Inc. is headquartered Vonore, United…

TheLifeway Foods Inc. (LWAY) Lowered by The Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

TheLifeway Foods Inc. (LWAY) Lowered by The Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Lifeway Foods Inc. (NASDAQ:LWAY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “LIFEWAY FOODS, INC. produces Kefir, a drinkable product similar to, but distinct from yogurt, in several flavors sold under the name Lifeway’s Kefir. “ Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. TheStreet upgraded Lifeway Foods from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, September 19th. DA Davidson boosted their price target on Lifeway Foods…

TheLandstar System Inc. (LSTR) gets Hold status at The Zacks Investment Research

TheLandstar System Inc. (LSTR) gets Hold status at The Zacks Investment Research

Landstar System Inc. (NASDAQ:LSTR) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “LANDSTAR SYSTEM, INC., through its operating subsidiaries, provides a wide range of transportation services that operates the third largest truckload carrier in North America. “ Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on LSTR. Deutsche Bank AG assumed coverage on Landstar System in a report on Wednesday, November 2nd. They issued a “buy” rating and a $82.00 price target for the company….

TheLa Quinta Holdings Inc. (LQ) Upgrade by The Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

TheLa Quinta Holdings Inc. (LQ) Upgrade by The Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LQ) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “La Quinta Holdings Inc. is an owner, operator and franchisor of select-service hotels in the United States, primarily serving the midscale and upper-midscale segments. It provides franchise services to hotels in the U.S., Canada and Mexico under the La Quinta Inns & Suites (TM) and La Quinta Inn (TM) brands. La Quinta Holdings Inc. is headquartered in Irving, Texas. “ LQ…

TheLifePoint Hospitals Inc. (LPNT) Upgraded to Buy at The Zacks Investment Research

TheLifePoint Hospitals Inc. (LPNT) Upgraded to Buy at The Zacks Investment Research

LifePoint Hospitals Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a $63.00 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research’s target price suggests a potential upside of 10.04% from the company’s current price. According to Zacks, “LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. is engaged in the operation of general, acute care hospitals in non-urban communities. The company’s general, acute care hospitals usually provide the range of medical and surgical services commonly available in…