The Analysts Offer Predictions for Edwards Lifesciences Corporation’s FY2016 Earnings (EW)

The Analysts Offer Predictions for Edwards Lifesciences Corporation’s FY2016 Earnings (EW)

Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE:EW) – Investment analysts at SunTrust Banks reduced their FY2016 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Edwards Lifesciences Corporation in a research note issued on Sunday. SunTrust Banks analyst B. Nudell now anticipates that the firm will post earnings of $2.86 per share for the year, down from their prior forecast of $2.88. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Edwards Lifesciences Corporation’s Q4 2016 earnings at $0.72 EPS, Q1 2017 earnings at $0.82 EPS, Q2 2017 earnings at $0.87 EPS, Q3 2017 earnings at $0.82 EPS, FY2018…

The Insider Selling: Varonis Systems, Inc. (VRNS) CEO Sells $907,054.30 in Stock

The Insider Selling: Varonis Systems, Inc. (VRNS) CEO Sells $907,054.30 in Stock

Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) CEO Yakov Faitelson sold 30,215 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, January 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.02, for a total transaction of $907,054.30. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 858,136 shares in the company, valued at $25,761,242.72. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Yakov Faitelson also recently made the following trade(s): Shares of Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) opened at 29.65…

The Weekly Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Essex Property Trust (ESS)

The Weekly Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Essex Property Trust (ESS)

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of Essex Property Trust (NYSE: ESS) recently: Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) opened at 223.24 on Tuesday. The company has a market cap of $14.63 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 49.54 and a beta of 0.52. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $227.66 and its 200 day moving average is $222.20. Essex Property Trust, Inc. has a 52-week low of $191.25 and a 52-week high of $237.50. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was…

The Recent Investment Analysts’ Ratings Changes for PacWest Bancorp (PACW)

The Recent Investment Analysts’ Ratings Changes for PacWest Bancorp (PACW)

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ: PACW) recently: PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) opened at 55.18 on Tuesday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $54.67 and a 200-day moving average of $46.71. The stock has a market cap of $6.62 billion, a P/E ratio of 19.05 and a beta of 1.55. PacWest Bancorp has a 12 month low of $29.05 and a 12 month high of $56.46. PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, January…

The Parker-Hannifin Corporation (PH) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

The Parker-Hannifin Corporation (PH) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Parker-Hannifin Corporation (NYSE:PH) is scheduled to be posting its Q217 quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 2nd. Analysts expect Parker-Hannifin Corporation to post earnings of $1.39 per share and revenue of $2.69 billion for the quarter. Parker-Hannifin Corporation (NYSE:PH) opened at 147.33 on Tuesday. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $143.36 and its 200-day moving average price is $129.57. The company has a market capitalization of $19.65 billion, a P/E ratio of 24.43 and a beta of 1.28. Parker-Hannifin Corporation has a 52-week low of $93.46 and a…

The Philip Morris International Inc (PM) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday

The Philip Morris International Inc (PM) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday

Philip Morris International Inc (NYSE:PM) will be posting its Q416 quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 2nd. Analysts expect Philip Morris International to post earnings of $1.12 per share and revenue of $6.68 billion for the quarter. Shares of Philip Morris International Inc (NYSE:PM) opened at 95.96 on Tuesday. Philip Morris International Inc has a 12-month low of $86.78 and a 12-month high of $104.20. The company has a market capitalization of $148.87 billion, a PE ratio of 22.96 and a beta of 0.88. The firm’s 50-day moving average is…

The Amica Retiree Medical Trust Maintains Stake in Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)

The Amica Retiree Medical Trust Maintains Stake in Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)

Amica Retiree Medical Trust maintained its position in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 14,550 shares of the cable giant’s stock at the end of the third quarter. Comcast Corporation accounts for about 0.8% of Amica Retiree Medical Trust’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 23rd largest position. Amica Retiree Medical Trust’s holdings in Comcast Corporation were worth $965,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the…

The Chevron Corporation (CVX) Position Reduced by Amica Retiree Medical Trust

The Chevron Corporation (CVX) Position Reduced by Amica Retiree Medical Trust

Amica Retiree Medical Trust lowered its stake in shares of Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) by 25.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,321 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,771 shares during the period. Amica Retiree Medical Trust’s holdings in Chevron Corporation were worth $856,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of CVX. First Quadrant L P CA boosted its stake in…

The Amica Retiree Medical Trust Continues to Hold Position in Allergan PLC. (AGN)

The Amica Retiree Medical Trust Continues to Hold Position in Allergan PLC. (AGN)

Amica Retiree Medical Trust held its stake in shares of Allergan PLC. (NYSE:AGN) during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 3,324 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the third quarter. Amica Retiree Medical Trust’s holdings in Allergan PLC. were worth $766,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. Whittier Trust Co. increased its stake in shares of Allergan PLC. by 7.3% in the…

The KBC Group NV Purchases 16,083 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)

The KBC Group NV Purchases 16,083 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)

KBC Group NV increased its position in shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 17.8% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 106,284 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock after buying an additional 16,083 shares during the period. Amazon.com accounts for approximately 1.1% of KBC Group NV’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 9th largest position. KBC Group NV’s holdings in Amazon.com were worth $88,992,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other large investors also recently made changes…

The KBC Group NV Purchases 59,172 Shares of Facebook, Inc. (FB)

The KBC Group NV Purchases 59,172 Shares of Facebook, Inc. (FB)

KBC Group NV increased its stake in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) by 10.4% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 626,440 shares of the social networking company’s stock after buying an additional 59,172 shares during the period. Facebook accounts for 0.9% of KBC Group NV’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 11th largest position. KBC Group NV’s holdings in Facebook were worth $80,354,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of other hedge funds…

The Credit Suisse Group Boosts Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC) Price Target to $71.00

The Credit Suisse Group Boosts Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC) Price Target to $71.00

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) had its target price hoisted by Credit Suisse Group to $71.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Credit Suisse Group’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 19.57% from the company’s previous close. Several other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Jacobs Engineering Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $64.00 price target for the company in a report on Tuesday, January 24th. Jefferies Group…

The Quanta Services, Inc. (PWR) Price Target Raised to $43.00

The Quanta Services, Inc. (PWR) Price Target Raised to $43.00

Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE:PWR) had its target price lifted by Credit Suisse Group to $43.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Credit Suisse Group’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 17.55% from the company’s previous close. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on PWR. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Quanta Services from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $31.00 price target for the company in a research report on Wednesday, October 5th. KeyCorp upped their price…

The Credit Suisse Group Boosts Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) Price Target to $27.00

The Credit Suisse Group Boosts Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) Price Target to $27.00

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) had its target price lifted by Credit Suisse Group to $27.00 in a report issued on Tuesday. Credit Suisse Group’s price objective would suggest a potential downside of 2.88% from the company’s previous close. A number of other research analysts also recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Werner Enterprises from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 27th. Seaport Global Securities assumed coverage on Werner Enterprises in a research note on Friday, December 16th. They issued…

The Sanmina Corporation’s (SANM) Buy Rating Reiterated at Needham & Company LLC

The Sanmina Corporation’s (SANM) Buy Rating Reiterated at Needham & Company LLC

Sanmina Corporation (NASDAQ:SANM)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Needham & Company LLC in a research note issued on Tuesday. Several other analysts have also issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Sanmina Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, January 5th. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and set a $40.00 price target on shares of Sanmina Corporation in a report on Tuesday, December 6th. Finally, Cross Research lowered Sanmina Corporation from a “buy” rating to…

The Appleton Partners Inc. MA Sells 1,548 Shares of Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (SHW)

The Appleton Partners Inc. MA Sells 1,548 Shares of Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (SHW)

Appleton Partners Inc. MA reduced its position in shares of Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (NYSE:SHW) by 7.1% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 20,249 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,548 shares during the period. Appleton Partners Inc. MA’s holdings in Sherwin-Williams Company (The) were worth $5,602,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. NEXT Financial Group Inc raised its position in Sherwin-Williams Company (The) by 1,536.0% in the…

The Citigroup Inc. (C) Shares Sold by KBC Group NV

The Citigroup Inc. (C) Shares Sold by KBC Group NV

KBC Group NV decreased its position in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) by 11.5% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 952,230 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 123,375 shares during the period. KBC Group NV’s holdings in Citigroup were worth $44,974,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. Jackson Park Capital LLC boosted its position in shares of Citigroup by 7.1% in the second quarter. Jackson Park Capital LLC…

The KBC Group NV Boosts Stake in Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN)

The KBC Group NV Boosts Stake in Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN)

KBC Group NV increased its stake in shares of Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) by 55.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 674,129 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 240,775 shares during the period. KBC Group NV’s holdings in Texas Instruments were worth $47,310,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other large investors also recently modified their holdings of TXN. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can boosted its stake in shares…

The Superior Drilling Products, Inc. (SDPI) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

The Superior Drilling Products, Inc. (SDPI) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Superior Drilling Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:SDPI) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Superior Drilling Products, Inc. operates as a manufacturer and remanufacturer of PDC (polycrystalline diamond compact) drill bits and drill string tools for the oil, natural gas and mining services industries. It also provides manufacturing, leasing, and refurbishing of drill string tools to oil field services clients. Superior Drilling Products, Inc. is based in United States. “ Separately, Wunderlich reiterated a buy rating…

The Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) Receives $51.67 Average PT from Brokerages

The Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) Receives $51.67 Average PT from Brokerages

Shares of Clovis Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLVS) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the fifteen brokerages that are currently covering the stock. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating on the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $56.00. A number of research firms have weighed in on CLVS. Bank of America Corporation began coverage on shares…