The Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD Reduced the position of ICICI Bank Ltd. (IBN)

The Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD Reduced the position of ICICI Bank Ltd. (IBN)

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD decreased its stake in shares of ICICI Bank Ltd. (NYSE:IBN) by 12.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 22,000 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,000 shares during the period. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD’s holdings in ICICI Bank were worth $164,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions…

The N Brown Group plc (BWNG) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

The N Brown Group plc (BWNG) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

N Brown Group plc (LON:BWNG) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the ten brokerages that are covering the stock. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have issued a hold recommendation and four have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year price target among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 248.89 ($3.11). A number of analysts have commented on the stock. HSBC cut their price objective on shares of…

The Elementis plc (ELM) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

The Elementis plc (ELM) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

Elementis plc (LON:ELM) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the eight analysts that are presently covering the stock. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have given a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 249.25 ($3.11). A number of research firms have weighed in on ELM. Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a GBX…

The Sanofi SA (SAN) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

The Sanofi SA (SAN) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Sanofi SA (EPA:SAN) has earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the fifteen analysts that are presently covering the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is €83.57 ($89.86). Several research analysts recently weighed in on SAN shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “sell” rating on shares of Sanofi SA…

The Akebia Therapeutics Inc. (AKBA) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

The Akebia Therapeutics Inc. (AKBA) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Akebia Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:AKBA) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the nine analysts that are currently covering the stock. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price target among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $14.80. Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on AKBA shares. HC Wainwright reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Akebia Therapeutics in a…

The DnB Asset Management AS invests in Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Shares

The DnB Asset Management AS invests in Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Shares

DnB Asset Management AS increased its position in shares of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) by 15.4% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 415,176 shares of the healthcare product maker’s stock after buying an additional 55,300 shares during the period. DnB Asset Management AS’s holdings in Abbott Laboratories were worth $17,558,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. First Financial Bank N.A. Trust Division…

The FTB Advisors Inc. Raises its position in Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) as a favorable investment target.

The FTB Advisors Inc. Raises its position in Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) as a favorable investment target.

FTB Advisors Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) by 29.2% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 5,759 shares of the wireless technology company’s stock after buying an additional 1,303 shares during the period. FTB Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Qualcomm were worth $387,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Sterling Global Strategies LLC raised its position in Qualcomm by 0.4% in the second quarter. Sterling Global Strategies…

The YY Inc. (YY) to Release Earnings on Monday

The YY Inc. (YY) to Release Earnings on Monday

YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) will issue its quarterly earnings data before the market opens on Monday, November 21st. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.78 per share for the quarter. YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) traded down 0.13% on Friday, reaching $45.02. 790,716 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $50.72 and a 200 day moving average of $46.22. YY Inc. has a 12-month low of $31.07 and a 12-month high of $65.53. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.48 billion, a P/E…

The Investment Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for Prothena Corp. (PRTA)

The Investment Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for Prothena Corp. (PRTA)

Prothena Corp. (NASDAQ: PRTA) has recently received a number of price target changes and ratings updates: Shares of Prothena Corp. (NASDAQ:PRTA) traded down 0.94% during trading on Friday, reaching $64.21. 113,601 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $55.55 and a 200-day moving average price of $50.69. The company’s market capitalization is $2.21 billion. Prothena Corp. has a 52-week low of $28.20 and a 52-week high of $76.42. Prothena Corp. (NASDAQ:PRTA) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, November 1st….

The V Wealth Management LLC invests in Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Shares

The V Wealth Management LLC invests in Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Shares

V Wealth Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) by 199.4% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 10,977 shares of the retailer’s stock after buying an additional 7,311 shares during the period. V Wealth Management LLC’s holdings in Wal-Mart Stores were worth $790,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. BlackRock Fund Advisors boosted its position in shares of Wal-Mart Stores by 1.6% in the second quarter. BlackRock Fund…

The 3,010 Shares of American Assets Trust Inc. (AAT) are sold by Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.

The 3,010 Shares of American Assets Trust Inc. (AAT) are sold by Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.

Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. lowered its stake in shares of American Assets Trust Inc. (NYSE:AAT) by 9.9% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 27,296 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 3,010 shares during the period. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. owned 0.06% of American Assets Trust worth $1,184,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions…

The Brokerages gives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” to Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. (CCO)

The Brokerages gives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” to Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. (CCO)

Shares of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. (NYSE:CCO) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seven brokerages that are covering the firm. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have issued a hold recommendation and one has assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price target among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $4.50. A number of research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Loop Capital raised Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings…

The Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management Takes Position in Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN)

The Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management Takes Position in Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN)

Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management purchased a new position in shares of Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor purchased 1,190 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock, valued at approximately $997,000. Several other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the stock. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in Amazon.com by 4.8% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 23,795,875 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock worth $17,028,804,000 after buying an additional 1,082,051 shares during the last quarter. Emerald…

The Brokerages gives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” to Great Western Bancorp Inc. (GWB)

The Brokerages gives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” to Great Western Bancorp Inc. (GWB)

Great Western Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:GWB) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the seven ratings firms that are covering the stock. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has assigned a hold recommendation and four have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $37.25. GWB has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Great Western…

The Brokerages gives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” to Oxford Instruments plc (OXIG)

The Brokerages gives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” to Oxford Instruments plc (OXIG)

Shares of Oxford Instruments plc (LON:OXIG) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twelve analysts that are currently covering the company. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and two have given 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 GBX 749.80 ($9.37). A number of research analysts have commented on OXIG shares. Beaufort Securities cut shares of Oxford Instruments plc to…

The Texas Permanent School Fund cuts position of Care Capital Properties Inc. (CCP)

The Texas Permanent School Fund cuts position of Care Capital Properties Inc. (CCP)

Texas Permanent School Fund decreased its stake in shares of Care Capital Properties Inc. (NYSE:CCP) by 0.4% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 63,948 shares of the company’s stock after selling 237 shares during the period. Texas Permanent School Fund owned about 0.08% of Care Capital Properties worth $1,823,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Advisors Asset Management Inc. purchased a new…

The 7 Shares of Drew Industries Inc. (DW) are sold by Texas Permanent School Fund

The 7 Shares of Drew Industries Inc. (DW) are sold by Texas Permanent School Fund

Texas Permanent School Fund lowered its stake in shares of Drew Industries Inc. (NYSE:DW) by 0.0% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 18,730 shares of the company’s stock after selling 7 shares during the period. Texas Permanent School Fund owned approximately 0.08% of Drew Industries worth $1,836,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Creative Planning raised its position in Drew Industries by 10.1% in the second quarter. Creative Planning now…

The Gartner Inc. (IT) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

The Gartner Inc. (IT) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

Gartner Inc. (NYSE:IT) has been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the thirteen research firms that are currently 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 twelve-month price objective among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $101.50. Several equities research analysts have issued reports on IT shares. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Gartner in a research report on Friday, August 19th. Zacks Investment…

The Leerink Swann Equities Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for Insulet Corp. (PODD)

The Leerink Swann Equities Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for Insulet Corp. (PODD)

Insulet Corp. (NASDAQ:PODD) – Equities researchers at Leerink Swann lowered their FY2018 earnings per share estimates for Insulet Corp. in a research report issued on Thursday. Leerink Swann analyst D. Antalffy now forecasts that the firm will earn $0.27 per share for the year, down from their prior estimate of $0.28. Leerink Swann has a “Outperform” rating and a $50.00 price target on the stock. Leerink Swann also issued estimates for Insulet Corp.’s FY2020 earnings at $0.84 EPS. Insulet Corp. (NASDAQ:PODD) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November…