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Zacks: Brokerages Expect Home Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBCP) to Post $0.77 EPS

Equities research analysts forecast that Home Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBCP) will announce earnings per share of $0.77 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have issued estimates for Home Bancorp’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.78 and the lowest is $0.76. Home Bancorp posted earnings of $0.93 per share during the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year-over-year growth rate of 17.2%. The business is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Tuesday, July 23rd. On... 
 

ETFs S&P Biotech ETF Units FP Plans Interim Dividend of $0.25 (ASX:CURE)

ETFs S&P Biotech ETF Units FP (ASX:CURE) declared a interim dividend on Wednesday, June 26th, MarketIndexAU reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 15th will be given a dividend of 0.254 per share on Monday, July 15th. This represents a yield of 0.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 28th. CURE traded down A$0.75 ($0.53) on Wednesday, hitting A$52.27 ($37.07). The company had a trading volume of 69 shares. Featured Story: Trading Options- What is a Strangle?  Read More »
 

PetIQ Inc (NASDAQ:PETQ) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

PetIQ Inc (NASDAQ:PETQ) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the nine research firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year price objective among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $40.71. A number of research firms recently issued reports on PETQ. BidaskClub downgraded shares of PetIQ from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy”... 
 

Banco Santander SA (BME:SAN) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

Banco Santander SA (BME:SAN) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the fifteen ratings firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has issued a hold recommendation and eleven have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is €5.01 ($5.83). SAN has been the subject of several recent research reports.... 
 

Australian Governance & Ethical Index Fd (ASX:AGM) Announces $0.05 Final Dividend

Australian Governance & Ethical Index Fd (ASX:AGM) announced a final dividend on Tuesday, June 25th, MarketIndexAU reports. Investors of record on Friday, August 2nd will be given a dividend of 0.045 per share on Friday, August 2nd. This represents a yield of 2.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 27th. ASX AGM remained flat at $A$1.97 ($1.40) on Wednesday. The company had a trading volume of 30,457 shares. Australian Governance & Ethical Index Fd has a 1-year low of A$1.65 ($1.17) and a 1-year high of A$1.98 ($1.40).... 
 

Aims Property Securities Fund (ASX:APW) Plans Final Dividend of $0.01

Aims Property Securities Fund (ASX:APW) declared a final dividend on Tuesday, June 25th, MarketIndexAU reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 13th will be paid a dividend of 0.006 per share on Friday, September 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 27th. Shares of APW traded down A$0.02 ($0.01) during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching A$1.40 ($1.00). 10,200 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The stock has a market cap of $62.63 million and a PE... 
 

Park Lawn Corp (TSE:PLC) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.04

Park Lawn Corp (TSE:PLC) announced a monthly dividend on Friday, June 21st, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Sunday, June 30th will be paid a dividend of 0.038 per share on Monday, July 15th. This represents a $0.46 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. TSE PLC traded down C$0.13 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting C$28.64. 6,865 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 89,225. The company has a current ratio of 2.56, a quick ratio of 2.02 and a debt-to-equity... 
 

Alico, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALCO) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.06

Alico, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALCO) declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 18th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a dividend of 0.06 per share on Friday, July 12th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. NASDAQ:ALCO traded up $0.05 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $30.19. 109 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 10,983. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.12,... 
 

Douglas Emmett, Inc. (NYSE:DEI) Declares $0.26 Quarterly Dividend

Douglas Emmett, Inc. (NYSE:DEI) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 30th, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a dividend of 0.26 per share by the real estate investment trust on Friday, July 12th. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.60%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 27th. Douglas Emmett has increased its dividend by an average of 6.0% per year over the last three years and has raised its dividend annually for the last 8 consecutive years. Douglas... 
 

Tiger Brands Ltd (OTCMKTS:TBLMY) Plans $0.32 Semi-Annual Dividend

Tiger Brands Ltd (OTCMKTS:TBLMY) declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Wednesday, June 5th, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 28th will be paid a dividend of 0.317 per share on Thursday, July 11th. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. Shares of Tiger Brands stock opened at $16.50 on Wednesday. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $16.48. Tiger Brands has a 12 month low of $14.00 and a 12 month high of $26.25. About Tiger Brands Tiger Brands Limited engages in the manufacture and marketing of fast-moving consumer... 
 

Colony Capital Inc (NYSE:CLNY) Announces $0.11 Quarterly Dividend

Colony Capital Inc (NYSE:CLNY) announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 13th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a dividend of 0.11 per share by the real estate investment trust on Monday, July 15th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 27th. Colony Capital has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 41.9% per year over the last three years. Colony Capital has a dividend payout ratio of 73.3% indicating... 
 

Gibson Energy Inc. (TSE:GEI) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.33

Gibson Energy Inc. (TSE:GEI) declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 6th, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a dividend of 0.33 per share on Wednesday, July 17th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. TSE:GEI opened at C$23.54 on Wednesday. Gibson Energy has a 12-month low of C$16.90 and a 12-month high of C$24.18. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 169.75, a current ratio of 1.30 and a quick ratio of 0.80. The firm has a market... 
 

First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:FR) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.23

First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:FR) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 9th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a dividend of 0.23 per share by the real estate investment trust on Monday, July 15th. This represents a $0.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.53%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. First Industrial Realty Trust has raised its dividend payment by an average of 21.2% annually over the last three years and has raised its dividend every year for the last... 
 

Covanta Holding Corp (NYSE:CVA) Plans $0.25 Quarterly Dividend

Covanta Holding Corp (NYSE:CVA) declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 10th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a dividend of 0.25 per share by the energy company on Friday, July 12th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 27th. Covanta has a payout ratio of 1,666.7% indicating that the company cannot currently cover its dividend with earnings alone and is relying on its balance sheet to cover... 
 

Steelcase Inc. (SCS) To Go Ex-Dividend on June 28th

Steelcase Inc. (NYSE:SCS) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 19th, NASDAQ reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 1st will be paid a dividend of 0.145 per share by the business services provider on Tuesday, July 16th. This represents a $0.58 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 28th. Steelcase has raised its dividend by an average of 6.4% per year over the last three years and has increased its dividend every year for the last 8 years. Steelcase has a... 
 

Reviewing FREEDOM BK OF V/SH SH (OTCMKTS:FDVA) & Idaho Independent Bank (OTCMKTS:IIBK)

FREEDOM BK OF V/SH SH (OTCMKTS:FDVA) and Idaho Independent Bank (OTCMKTS:IIBK) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership. Institutional & Insider Ownership 2.3% of FREEDOM BK OF V/SH SH shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock... 
 

PIEDMONT LITHIU/S (NASDAQ:PLLL) & Smart Sand (NASDAQ:SND) Financial Review

PIEDMONT LITHIU/S (NASDAQ:PLLL) and Smart Sand (NASDAQ:SND) are both small-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation and profitability. Earnings & Valuation This table compares PIEDMONT LITHIU/S and Smart Sand’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio PIEDMONT LITHIU/S N/A N/A -$9.95... 
 

Reviewing Atlas Copco (ALFVY) & The Competition

Atlas Copco (OTCMKTS: ALFVY) is one of 23 public companies in the “Special industry machinery, not elsewhere classified” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Atlas Copco to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation. Dividends Atlas Copco pays an annual dividend of $0.39 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. Atlas Copco pays out 31.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Special... 
 

Critical Contrast: AmeriServ Financial (NASDAQ:ASRV) vs. Bank of America (NASDAQ:BAC)

AmeriServ Financial (NASDAQ:ASRV) and Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) are both finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends and risk. Valuation and Earnings This table compares AmeriServ Financial and Bank of America’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio AmeriServ Financial $61.32... 
 

Thermon Group (NYSE:THR) Upgraded by ValuEngine to “Buy”

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Thermon Group (NYSE:THR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday, ValuEngine reports. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on THR. TheStreet upgraded Thermon Group from a c+ rating to a b+ rating in a research report on Monday, March 4th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Thermon Group from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $28.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, April 3rd. Four investment analysts have rated... 
 

Tallgrass Energy (NYSE:TGE) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine

Tallgrass Energy (NYSE:TGE) was downgraded by research analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday, ValuEngine reports. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. TheStreet raised Tallgrass Energy from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a report on Thursday, April 4th. Goldman Sachs Group cut Tallgrass Energy from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $26.00... 
 

Head to Head Comparison: Maxim Integrated Products (NASDAQ:MXIM) vs. Viavi Solutions (NASDAQ:VIAV)

Maxim Integrated Products (NASDAQ:MXIM) and Viavi Solutions (NASDAQ:VIAV) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations. Risk and Volatility Maxim Integrated Products has a beta of 1.37, meaning that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Viavi Solutions has a beta of 0.98, meaning that its share price is 2% less... 
 

Head-To-Head Comparison: Seacoast Banking Co. of Florida (NASDAQ:SBCF) vs. HarborOne Bancorp (NASDAQ:HONE)

Seacoast Banking Co. of Florida (NASDAQ:SBCF) and HarborOne Bancorp (NASDAQ:HONE) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Seacoast Banking Co. of Florida and HarborOne Bancorp’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per... 
 

NeoGenomics (NASDAQ:NEO) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

NeoGenomics (NASDAQ:NEO) was downgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Monday, BidAskClub reports. Several other analysts have also recently commented on NEO. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of NeoGenomics from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, March 2nd. CIBC upgraded shares of NeoGenomics from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and dropped their target price... 
 

Solitario Zinc (NYSEAMERICAN:XPL) Earns Hold Rating from Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research reiterated their hold rating on shares of Solitario Zinc (NYSEAMERICAN:XPL) (TSE:SLR) in a report released on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Solitario is a gold, silver, platinum-palladium, and base metal exploration company actively exploring in Brazil, Mexico and Peru. Solitario has significant business relationships with Anglo Platinum, Newmont Mining and Votorantim Metais. Solitario has approximately US$24 million in cash and marketable securities and no debt. Solitario is traded on the American... 
 

BALFOUR BEATTY/S (OTCMKTS:BAFYY) Upgraded by ValuEngine to Hold

ValuEngine upgraded shares of BALFOUR BEATTY/S (OTCMKTS:BAFYY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Saturday, ValuEngine reports. Shares of OTCMKTS:BAFYY opened at $6.23 on Friday. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $6.12. BALFOUR BEATTY/S has a 12 month low of $5.55 and a 12 month high of $7.97. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46, a current ratio of 0.96 and a quick ratio of 0.92. About BALFOUR BEATTY/S Balfour Beatty Plc engages in the provision of infrastructure services. It offers a range of... 
 

USINAS SIDERURG/S (OTCMKTS:USNZY) Raised to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of USINAS SIDERURG/S (OTCMKTS:USNZY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. Zacks Investment Research currently has $2.50 target price on the basic materials company’s stock. According to Zacks, “The USIMINAS SYSTEMS is Latin America’s biggest flat steel complex and it ranks among the world’s largest twenty steel producers. Usiminas is the System’s leader company, a conglomerate made up of companies that operate... 
 

Cormark Increases Alaris Royalty (TSE:AD) Price Target to C$22.00

Alaris Royalty (TSE:AD) had its target price hoisted by investment analysts at Cormark from C$20.50 to C$22.00 in a research note issued to investors on Monday, BayStreet.CA reports. Cormark’s target price points to a potential upside of 12.99% from the company’s current price. Cormark also issued estimates for Alaris Royalty’s FY2019 earnings at $1.91 EPS and FY2020 earnings at $2.04 EPS. A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on AD. Raymond James set a C$18.50 price objective on shares of Alaris Royalty... 
 

Savaria Co. (TSE:SIS) to Post FY2020 Earnings of $0.64 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts

Savaria Co. (TSE:SIS) – Equities research analysts at Cormark boosted their FY2020 earnings estimates for shares of Savaria in a research note issued on Thursday, June 20th. Cormark analyst M. Macdougall now forecasts that the company will post earnings per share of $0.64 for the year, up from their prior forecast of $0.63. A number of other research firms have also issued reports on SIS. National Bank Financial reduced their price target on shares of Savaria from C$17.50 to C$17.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company... 
 

Richard Bungay Buys 8,000 Shares of Diurnal Group PLC (LON:DNL) Stock

Diurnal Group PLC (LON:DNL) insider Richard Bungay purchased 8,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 24th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 30 ($0.39) per share, for a total transaction of £2,400 ($3,136.03). Shares of LON DNL opened at GBX 29.50 ($0.39) on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $24.94 million and a P/E ratio of -1.08. Diurnal Group PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 21 ($0.27) and a 12-month high of GBX 194 ($2.53). The business has a 50 day moving average of GBX... 
 

Brokerages Set Progressive Corp (NYSE:PGR) Price Target at $81.00

Shares of Progressive Corp (NYSE:PGR) have been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the fourteen analysts that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, eight have issued a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year target price among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $79.31. A number of research firms recently weighed in on PGR. Zacks Investment Research cut... 
 

Analysts Anticipate Iron Mountain Inc (NYSE:IRM) Will Announce Earnings of $0.51 Per Share

Analysts expect Iron Mountain Inc (NYSE:IRM) to announce earnings per share of $0.51 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Eight analysts have provided estimates for Iron Mountain’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.56 and the lowest is $0.44. Iron Mountain posted earnings per share of $0.56 in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a negative year-over-year growth rate of 8.9%. The business is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings report on Friday, July 26th. On average, analysts expect that Iron Mountain... 
 

Bmo Equal Weight Reits Index Etf (TSE:ZRE) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.09

Bmo Equal Weight Reits Index Etf (TSE:ZRE) declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, June 26th, TickerTech reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 3rd will be given a dividend of 0.085 per share on Wednesday, July 3rd. This represents a $1.02 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 26th. TSE ZRE traded down C$0.02 during trading on Tuesday, hitting C$23.91. The stock had a trading volume of 14,397 shares, compared to its average volume of 27,758. Bmo Equal Weight Reits Index... 
 

National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the eight brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, five have issued a hold recommendation and one has issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $78.20. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut National Health Investors from... 
 

Zacks: Analysts Expect Atlantic Power Corp (NYSE:AT) to Announce $0.04 Earnings Per Share

Brokerages predict that Atlantic Power Corp (NYSE:AT) (TSE:ATP) will post $0.04 earnings per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Zero analysts have made estimates for Atlantic Power’s earnings. Atlantic Power posted earnings of ($0.06) per share during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year over year growth rate of 166.7%. The firm is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 1st. On average, analysts expect that Atlantic Power will report full-year earnings of $0.24 per... 
 

Analysts Expect Fidelity National Financial Inc (NYSE:FNF) Will Post Earnings of $0.84 Per Share

Equities research analysts forecast that Fidelity National Financial Inc (NYSE:FNF) will report earnings per share (EPS) of $0.84 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Fidelity National Financial’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.83 and the highest is $0.85. Fidelity National Financial posted earnings per share of $0.86 during the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year over year growth rate of 2.3%. The company is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Tuesday,... 
 

Andrew Peller (ADW) To Go Ex-Dividend on June 27th

Andrew Peller (TSE:ADW) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 12th, Zacks reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 28th will be paid a dividend of 0.054 per share on Friday, July 5th. This represents a $0.22 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of ?. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. This is a boost from Andrew Peller’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. Andrew Peller has a 1 year low of C$10.40 and a 1 year high of C$19.04. In other news, Director Mark William Cosens sold 2,670 shares of... 
 

AG Mortgage Investment Trust Inc (NYSE:MITT) Announces $0.50 Quarterly Dividend

AG Mortgage Investment Trust Inc (NYSE:MITT) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 14th, NASDAQ reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a dividend of 0.50 per share by the real estate investment trust on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 12.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 27th. AG Mortgage Investment Trust has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 6.7% annually over the last three years. AG Mortgage Investment Trust... 
 

UGI Corp (NYSE:UGI) Receives $58.00 Average Target Price from Analysts

UGI Corp (NYSE:UGI) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have given a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month price target among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $58.00. Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on the company. Jefferies Financial... 
 

DEXUS Property Group to Issue Final Dividend of $0.23 (ASX:DXS)

DEXUS Property Group (ASX:DXS) declared a final dividend on Monday, June 24th, MarketIndexAU reports. Investors of record on Thursday, August 29th will be paid a dividend of 0.23 per share on Thursday, August 29th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 27th. Shares of ASX DXS traded up A$0.09 ($0.06) during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching A$13.72 ($9.73). The stock had a trading volume of 2,618,273 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,000,000. The stock has a fifty day moving... 
 

Hotel Property Investments Ltd (HPI) to Issue Final Dividend of $0.10 on September 6th

Hotel Property Investments Ltd (ASX:HPI) declared a final dividend on Thursday, June 20th, MarketIndexAU reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 6th will be paid a dividend of 0.101 per share on Friday, September 6th. This represents a yield of 2.97%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. ASX:HPI traded up A$0.12 ($0.09) during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching A$3.65 ($2.59). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 244,126 shares, compared to its average volume of 150,021. The firm’s fifty day simple moving... 
 

Centuria Capital Group (ASX:CNI) Announces $0.05 Final Dividend

Centuria Capital Group (ASX:CNI) announced a final dividend on Friday, June 21st, MarketIndexAU reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 16th will be paid a dividend of 0.05 per share on Friday, August 16th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.82%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. Shares of Centuria Capital Group stock traded up A$0.01 ($0.01) during trading on Tuesday, hitting A$1.81 ($1.28). The stock had a trading volume of 157,492 shares. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 63.73, a quick ratio of 0.89 and a current... 
 

Vicinity Centres (VCX) to Issue Final Dividend of $0.08 on August 28th

Vicinity Centres (ASX:VCX) declared a final dividend on Thursday, June 13th, MarketIndexAU reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 28th will be paid a dividend of 0.08 per share by the real estate investment trust on Wednesday, August 28th. This represents a yield of 3.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. Shares of Vicinity Centres stock opened at A$2.63 ($1.87) on Tuesday. The firm has a market capitalization of $9.92 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.61. The company has a fifty day moving average price of A$2.59.... 
 

Contrasting Genpact (NYSE:G) and Avalon Globocare (NYSE:AVCO)

Genpact (NYSE:G) and Avalon Globocare (OTCMKTS:AVCO) are both business services companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, risk, profitability, dividends, earnings and analyst recommendations. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Genpact and Avalon Globocare, as reported by MarketBeat. Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score Genpact 0 2 7 0 2.78 Avalon Globocare 0 0 0 0 N/A Genpact... 
 

Head to Head Survey: Materion (NYSE:MTRN) and MAYVILLE ENGR C/SH (NYSE:MEC)

Materion (NYSE:MTRN) and MAYVILLE ENGR C/SH (NYSE:MEC) are both small-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, valuation and dividends. Dividends Materion pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. MAYVILLE ENGR C/SH does not pay a dividend. Materion pays out 18.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Materion has increased its dividend... 
 

Analyzing CA BANCORP/SH (OTCMKTS:CALB) and Popular (OTCMKTS:BPOP)

CA BANCORP/SH (OTCMKTS:CALB) and Popular (NASDAQ:BPOP) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, dividends and valuation. Volatility and Risk CA BANCORP/SH has a beta of 0.67, meaning that its share price is 33% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Popular has a beta of 1.22, meaning that its share price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500. Analyst Ratings This... 
 

Elastic (ESTC) and Its Peers Head-To-Head Analysis

Elastic (NYSE: ESTC) is one of 200 public companies in the “Prepackaged software” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Elastic to related companies based on the strength of its analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, risk and earnings. Institutional and Insider Ownership 41.7% of Elastic shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.6% of shares of all “Prepackaged software” companies are owned by institutional investors. 51.8%... 
 

Reviewing Brookfield Renewable Partners (NYSE:BEP) & CENT PUERTO S A/S (NYSE:CEPU)

Brookfield Renewable Partners (NYSE:BEP) and CENT PUERTO S A/S (NYSE:CEPU) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, earnings and profitability. Earnings & Valuation This table compares Brookfield Renewable Partners and CENT PUERTO S A/S’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio Brookfield... 
 

AppFolio (NASDAQ:APPF) Rating Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of AppFolio (NASDAQ:APPF) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Saturday morning, BidAskClub reports. APPF has been the subject of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of AppFolio from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a report on Tuesday, March 5th. Morgan Stanley increased their target price on shares of AppFolio from $56.00 to $61.00 and gave the stock an underweight rating in a report on Monday, March 4th. DA Davidson increased their target price on shares... 
 

Veolia Environnement (OTCMKTS:VEOEY) Lifted to “Buy” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Veolia Environnement (OTCMKTS:VEOEY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Saturday morning, ValuEngine reports. Several other equities research analysts have also commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Veolia Environnement from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 27th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded Veolia Environnement from an overweight rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 20th. Barclays started... 
 
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