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Analyzing First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) & FRIENDLY HILLS/SH SH (NYSE:FHLB)

Analyzing First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) & FRIENDLY HILLS/SH SH (NYSE:FHLB)

First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) and FRIENDLY HILLS/SH SH (OTCMKTS:FHLB) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, valuation, analyst... 
BidaskClub Upgrades PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT) to “Hold”

BidaskClub Upgrades PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT) to “Hold”

BidaskClub upgraded shares of PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Friday, BidAskClub reports. A number of other research firms have also weighed in on PSMT. Scotiabank upgraded... 
UBS Group Reaffirms Buy Rating for Barclays (LON:BARC)

UBS Group Reaffirms Buy Rating for Barclays (LON:BARC)

UBS Group reissued their buy rating on shares of Barclays (LON:BARC) in a research report report published on Friday morning, Borsen Zeitung reports. UBS Group currently has a GBX 200 ($2.61) price target on the financial services... 
Renewable Energy Group (NASDAQ:REGI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Renewable Energy Group (NASDAQ:REGI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Renewable Energy Group (NASDAQ:REGI) from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a report published on Friday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Renewable Energy Group,... 
Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) Research Coverage Started at Northcoast Research

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) Research Coverage Started at Northcoast Research

Northcoast Research assumed coverage on shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) in a report released on Friday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The brokerage issued a sell rating and a $400.00 price objective on the restaurant operator’s... 
Buckingham Research Increases Hartford Financial Services Group (NYSE:HIG) Price Target to $63.00

Buckingham Research Increases Hartford Financial Services Group (NYSE:HIG) Price Target to $63.00

Hartford Financial Services Group (NYSE:HIG) had its price objective hoisted by Buckingham Research from $60.00 to $63.00 in a research note published on Friday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. They currently have a buy rating on the... 
WSFS Financial (NASDAQ:WSFS) Receives Hold Rating from Zacks Investment Research

WSFS Financial (NASDAQ:WSFS) Receives Hold Rating from Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of WSFS Financial (NASDAQ:WSFS) in a research note issued to investors on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “WSFS Financial Corporation is a thrift... 
WEIR GRP PLC/S (OTCMKTS:WEGRY) Lifted to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

WEIR GRP PLC/S (OTCMKTS:WEGRY) Lifted to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of WEIR GRP PLC/S (OTCMKTS:WEGRY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “The Weir Group PLC provides engineering... 
Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA) Cut to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA) Cut to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Saturday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Zebra builds tracking technology... 
Mastercraft Boat (NASDAQ:MCFT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Mastercraft Boat (NASDAQ:MCFT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Mastercraft Boat (NASDAQ:MCFT) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “MasterCraft Boat Holdings Inc. designs, manufactures... 
Sun Communities (SUI) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Sun Communities (SUI) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Sun Communities (NYSE:SUI) is scheduled to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, July 24th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $1.13 per share for the quarter. Sun Communities has set... 
Alliance Pharma (LON:APH) Share Price Passes Below 200 Day Moving Average of $0.00

Alliance Pharma (LON:APH) Share Price Passes Below 200 Day Moving Average of $0.00

Alliance Pharma plc (LON:APH)’s stock price passed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as low as $69.10. Alliance Pharma shares last traded at... 
Miners’ Reward Token (MRT) One Day Volume Tops $1,540.00

Miners’ Reward Token (MRT) One Day Volume Tops $1,540.00

Miners’ Reward Token (CURRENCY:MRT) traded down 4.1% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 23:00 PM ET on July 22nd. During the last seven days, Miners’ Reward Token has traded down 1.8% against the dollar.... 
Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Webster Financial Co. (NYSE:WBS) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $317.26 Million

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Webster Financial Co. (NYSE:WBS) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $317.26 Million

Equities analysts predict that Webster Financial Co. (NYSE:WBS) will announce $317.26 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Seven analysts have made estimates for Webster Financial’s earnings, with... 
Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Zix Co. (NASDAQ:ZIXI) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $44.57 Million

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Zix Co. (NASDAQ:ZIXI) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $44.57 Million

Wall Street analysts predict that Zix Co. (NASDAQ:ZIXI) will report $44.57 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for ZIX’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $44.50... 
Zions Bancorporation NA (NASDAQ:ZION) Announces  Earnings Results

Zions Bancorporation NA (NASDAQ:ZION) Announces Earnings Results

Zions Bancorporation NA (NASDAQ:ZION) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday. The bank reported $0.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.10 by ($0.11), RTT News reports.... 
Culp, Inc. (NYSE:CULP) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.15 Per Share

Culp, Inc. (NYSE:CULP) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.15 Per Share

Brokerages expect Culp, Inc. (NYSE:CULP) to post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.15 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have issued estimates for Culp’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate... 
$0.63 Earnings Per Share Expected for Columbia Banking System Inc (NASDAQ:COLB) This Quarter

$0.63 Earnings Per Share Expected for Columbia Banking System Inc (NASDAQ:COLB) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts forecast that Columbia Banking System Inc (NASDAQ:COLB) will post earnings per share of $0.63 for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have provided estimates for Columbia Banking... 
Scor Se (OTCMKTS:SCRYY) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Scor Se (OTCMKTS:SCRYY) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Scor Se (OTCMKTS:SCRYY) has earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has... 
Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.33 Billion

Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.33 Billion

Wall Street analysts expect that Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) will report sales of $1.33 billion for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Five analysts have made estimates for Penn National Gaming’s... 
Analysts Expect Myomo, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYO) to Post ($0.17) EPS

Analysts Expect Myomo, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYO) to Post ($0.17) EPS

Shares of Myomo, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYO) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a strong... 
Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Ciena Co. (NYSE:CIEN) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $930.51 Million

Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Ciena Co. (NYSE:CIEN) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $930.51 Million

Equities research analysts predict that Ciena Co. (NYSE:CIEN) will post sales of $930.51 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Seven analysts have issued estimates for Ciena’s earnings, with estimates ranging... 
Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ:CGEN) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.14 Per Share

Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ:CGEN) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.14 Per Share

Equities research analysts expect Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ:CGEN) to post ($0.14) earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have made estimates for Compugen’s earnings. The... 
Analysts Expect Union Bankshares Corporation (NYSE:AUB) Will Announce Earnings of $0.71 Per Share

Analysts Expect Union Bankshares Corporation (NYSE:AUB) Will Announce Earnings of $0.71 Per Share

Brokerages expect Union Bankshares Corporation (NYSE:AUB) to announce earnings per share (EPS) of $0.71 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have made estimates for Union Bankshares’... 
Brokerages Set PolyOne Co. (NYSE:POL) Price Target at $36.50

Brokerages Set PolyOne Co. (NYSE:POL) Price Target at $36.50

PolyOne Co. (NYSE:POL) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the eleven brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating,... 
Cogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.53

Cogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.53

Cogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 23rd, TickerTech reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 7th will be given a dividend of 0.525 per share on Wednesday, August 7th. This represents... 
Starwood Property Trust (NYSE:STWD) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Starwood Property Trust (NYSE:STWD) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Starwood Property Trust (NYSE:STWD) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Starwood Property... 
Evolus (NASDAQ:EOLS) Rating Increased to Buy at ValuEngine

Evolus (NASDAQ:EOLS) Rating Increased to Buy at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Evolus (NASDAQ:EOLS) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, ValuEngine reports. A number of other research analysts have also recently commented... 
OMV (OTCMKTS:OMVJF) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

OMV (OTCMKTS:OMVJF) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of OMV (OTCMKTS:OMVJF) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning, Zacks.com reports. Zacks Investment Research currently has $56.00... 
Eagle Bulk Shipping (NASDAQ:EGLE) Cut to Hold at BidaskClub

Eagle Bulk Shipping (NASDAQ:EGLE) Cut to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Eagle Bulk Shipping (NASDAQ:EGLE) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning, BidAskClub reports. Other equities research analysts have also issued research... 
GIVAUDAN SA/ADR (OTCMKTS:GVDNY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by UBS Group

GIVAUDAN SA/ADR (OTCMKTS:GVDNY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by UBS Group

UBS Group restated their neutral rating on shares of GIVAUDAN SA/ADR (OTCMKTS:GVDNY) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, Borsen Zeitung reports. GVDNY has been the subject of several other reports. JPMorgan... 
Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Given New $95.00 Price Target at Cowen

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Given New $95.00 Price Target at Cowen

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) had its price target raised by Cowen from $86.00 to $95.00 in a report issued on Thursday, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has an outperform rating on the healthcare product maker’s stock. Several... 
Peoples Financial Services (NASDAQ:PFIS) versus Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) Critical Comparison

Peoples Financial Services (NASDAQ:PFIS) versus Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) Critical Comparison

Peoples Financial Services (NASDAQ:PFIS) and Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, analyst... 
Bazaarvoice (NASDAQ:BV) Cut to “Neutral” at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Bazaarvoice (NASDAQ:BV) Cut to “Neutral” at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered shares of Bazaarvoice (NASDAQ:BV) from an overweight rating to a neutral rating in a research report released on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. currently... 
resTORbio (NASDAQ:TORC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

resTORbio (NASDAQ:TORC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of resTORbio (NASDAQ:TORC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “resTORbio, Inc. is a clinical-stage... 
Advantage Oil & Gas (TSE:AAV) Price Target Cut to C$2.50

Advantage Oil & Gas (TSE:AAV) Price Target Cut to C$2.50

Advantage Oil & Gas (TSE:AAV) (NYSE:AAV) had its target price lowered by Royal Bank of Canada from C$2.75 to C$2.50 in a research note published on Thursday morning, BayStreet.CA reports. A number of other research analysts have... 
Calfrac Well Services (TSE:CFW) Price Target Lowered to C$3.25 at CIBC

Calfrac Well Services (TSE:CFW) Price Target Lowered to C$3.25 at CIBC

Calfrac Well Services (TSE:CFW) had its price target lowered by CIBC from C$4.00 to C$3.25 in a report published on Thursday, BayStreet.CA reports. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on CFW. Raymond... 
Bonavista Energy (TSE:BNP) PT Lowered to C$0.40 at CIBC

Bonavista Energy (TSE:BNP) PT Lowered to C$0.40 at CIBC

Bonavista Energy (TSE:BNP) had its price target reduced by CIBC from C$1.00 to C$0.40 in a research note released on Thursday, BayStreet.CA reports. Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. BMO Capital Markets set... 
Royal Bank of Canada Cuts Crew Energy (TSE:CR) Price Target to C$1.00

Royal Bank of Canada Cuts Crew Energy (TSE:CR) Price Target to C$1.00

Crew Energy (TSE:CR) had its target price trimmed by Royal Bank of Canada from C$1.50 to C$1.00 in a research report released on Thursday, BayStreet.CA reports. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company.... 
Lamb Weston (LW) to Release Earnings on Tuesday

Lamb Weston (LW) to Release Earnings on Tuesday

Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) will release its earnings data before the market opens on Tuesday, July 23rd. Analysts expect Lamb Weston to post earnings of $0.72 per share for the quarter. Persons interested in participating in the company’s... 
Flushing Financial (FFIC) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday

Flushing Financial (FFIC) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday

Flushing Financial (NASDAQ:FFIC) is set to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, July 23rd. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.45 per share for the quarter. Flushing Financial (NASDAQ:FFIC)... 
Drax Group (LON:DRX) Given “Top pick” Rating at Royal Bank of Canada

Drax Group (LON:DRX) Given “Top pick” Rating at Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada reiterated their top pick rating on shares of Drax Group (LON:DRX) in a report released on Thursday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Jefferies Financial... 
Royal Mail’s (RMG) “Hold” Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Royal Mail’s (RMG) “Hold” Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital restated their hold rating on shares of Royal Mail (LON:RMG) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. RMG has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Jefferies... 
Goldman Sachs Group Analysts Give Software (ETR:SOW) a €34.00 Price Target

Goldman Sachs Group Analysts Give Software (ETR:SOW) a €34.00 Price Target

Goldman Sachs Group set a €34.00 ($39.53) price objective on Software (ETR:SOW) in a research report report published on Friday morning, Borsen Zeitung reports. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Several other... 
Hauck & Aufhaeuser Reiterates “€60.00” Price Target for zooplus (ETR:ZO1)

Hauck & Aufhaeuser Reiterates “€60.00” Price Target for zooplus (ETR:ZO1)

Hauck & Aufhaeuser set a €60.00 ($69.77) price target on zooplus (ETR:ZO1) in a report issued on Friday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage currently has a sell rating on the stock. Other equities research analysts have... 
ADMA Biologics Inc (NASDAQ:ADMA) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $4.36 Million

ADMA Biologics Inc (NASDAQ:ADMA) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $4.36 Million

Wall Street analysts expect ADMA Biologics Inc (NASDAQ:ADMA) to report $4.36 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have made estimates for ADMA Biologics’ earnings.... 
COCA COLA AMATI/ADR (OTCMKTS:CCLAY) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

COCA COLA AMATI/ADR (OTCMKTS:CCLAY) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of COCA COLA AMATI/ADR (OTCMKTS:CCLAY) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eight ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. Four equities research analysts have rated... 
Analysts Anticipate Encompass Health Corp (NYSE:EHC) to Announce $0.97 Earnings Per Share

Analysts Anticipate Encompass Health Corp (NYSE:EHC) to Announce $0.97 Earnings Per Share

Equities analysts expect Encompass Health Corp (NYSE:EHC) to post earnings per share of $0.97 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Seven analysts have provided estimates for Encompass Health’s earnings, with estimates... 
Analysts Set Anaplan Inc (NYSE:PLAN) Target Price at $43.77

Analysts Set Anaplan Inc (NYSE:PLAN) Target Price at $43.77

Anaplan Inc (NYSE:PLAN) has received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the fourteen ratings firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating... 
Zacks: Brokerages Expect Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.88 Per Share

Zacks: Brokerages Expect Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.88 Per Share

Equities research analysts forecast that Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC) will report earnings per share (EPS) of $0.88 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Twelve analysts have provided estimates for Intel’s earnings. The lowest...