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Dovu Reaches 1-Day Trading Volume of $10,131.00 (DOVU)

Dovu (CURRENCY:DOVU) traded 9.1% lower against the U.S. dollar during the one day period ending at 7:00 AM ET on February 24th. Over the last seven days, Dovu has traded 46% lower against the U.S. dollar. Dovu has a total market cap of $7.68 million and $10,131.00 worth of Dovu was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. One Dovu token can now be purchased for approximately $0.12 or 0.00001240 BTC on major exchanges including EtherDelta and HitBTC. Here’s how related cryptocurrencies have performed over the last 24 hours: Ripple (XRP)... 
 

Advanced Disposal Services (ADSW) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS

Advanced Disposal Services (NYSE:ADSW) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.14 by ($0.01), Bloomberg Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $384.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $374.30 million. Advanced Disposal Services had a negative net margin of 1.61% and a positive return on equity of 5.84%. The company’s revenue was up 9.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the... 
 

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCLH) Releases Q1 Earnings Guidance

Norwegian Cruise Line (NASDAQ:NCLH) updated its first quarter earnings guidance on Thursday. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.52 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.46. Norwegian Cruise Line also updated its FY18 guidance to $4.45-4.65 EPS. Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the stock. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Norwegian Cruise Line from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note on Friday, February 2nd. Morgan Stanley lifted their price objective... 
 

Capital Fund Management S.A. Takes $455,000 Position in Kulicke and Soffa Industries Inc. (KLIC)

Capital Fund Management S.A. bought a new position in Kulicke and Soffa Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:KLIC) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm bought 18,700 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock, valued at approximately $455,000. A number of other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in KLIC. Northern Trust Corp boosted its stake in Kulicke and Soffa Industries by 2.6% in the 2nd quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 289,123 shares of the semiconductor company’s... 
 

Capital Fund Management S.A. Takes $482,000 Position in Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NVMI)

Capital Fund Management S.A. bought a new position in Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NASDAQ:NVMI) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm bought 18,600 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock, valued at approximately $482,000. Other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Russell Investments Group Ltd. acquired a new stake in Nova Measuring Instruments in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $237,000. Virtu KCG Holdings LLC acquired a new stake in Nova Measuring... 
 

Eagle Materials, Inc. (EXP) Shares Sold by Capital Fund Management S.A.

Capital Fund Management S.A. lowered its stake in shares of Eagle Materials, Inc. (NYSE:EXP) by 82.0% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 4,587 shares of the construction company’s stock after selling 20,919 shares during the quarter. Capital Fund Management S.A.’s holdings in Eagle Materials were worth $520,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Other hedge funds and other institutional investors... 
 

Contrasting Global Water Resources (GWRS) & Cadiz (CDZI)

Global Water Resources (NASDAQ: GWRS) and Cadiz (NASDAQ:CDZI) are both small-cap utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, valuation and earnings. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Global Water Resources and Cadiz’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio Global Water Resources $29.80... 
 

Pinebridge Investments L.P. Raises Stake in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)

Pinebridge Investments L.P. lifted its holdings in shares of Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) by 222.4% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 27,633 shares of the transportation company’s stock after purchasing an additional 19,063 shares during the quarter. Pinebridge Investments L.P.’s holdings in Delta Air Lines were worth $1,547,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings... 
 

Capital Fund Management S.A. Buys 2,700 Shares of Tower International Inc (TOWR)

Capital Fund Management S.A. lifted its stake in Tower International Inc (NYSE:TOWR) by 17.1% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 18,500 shares of the auto parts company’s stock after acquiring an additional 2,700 shares during the quarter. Capital Fund Management S.A.’s holdings in Tower International were worth $565,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in TOWR. Delphi Management... 
 

Pinebridge Investments L.P. Has $1.64 Million Position in Chart Industries, Inc. (GTLS)

Pinebridge Investments L.P. lessened its stake in shares of Chart Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:GTLS) by 5.2% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 35,018 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 1,931 shares during the quarter. Pinebridge Investments L.P.’s holdings in Chart Industries were worth $1,641,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares... 
 

Medpace (MEDP) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.19

Media headlines about Medpace (NASDAQ:MEDP) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Medpace earned a news impact score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.9344779078801 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat... 
 

Domino's Pizza’s (DPZ) “Overweight” Rating Reiterated at Stephens

Stephens reiterated their overweight rating on shares of Domino's Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) in a report published on Tuesday morning. Stephens currently has a $245.00 price target on the restaurant operator’s stock, up from their prior price target of $220.00. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call. A number of other research analysts have also commented on the company. Maxim Group raised Domino's Pizza from a hold rating to a buy rating and raised their price target for the company from $220.00 to $230.00 in a report on Thursday,... 
 

BHP Billiton (BLT) Trading 1.8% Higher

BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT)’s share price traded up 1.8% during trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as GBX 1,528.40 ($21.12) and last traded at GBX 1,521.20 ($21.02). 9,089,333 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 10% from the average session volume of 8,290,000 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 1,494 ($20.64). A number of equities analysts recently commented on the stock. Deutsche Bank cut shares of BHP Billiton to a “hold” rating and dropped their price target for the stock from GBX 1,900... 
 

Capital One Financial (COF) Lowered to “Neutral” at Instinet

Instinet downgraded shares of Capital One Financial (NYSE:COF) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a report released on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat reports. Instinet currently has $109.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock, up from their prior target price of $98.47. A number of other brokerages also recently issued reports on COF. Buckingham Research lifted their price target on shares of Capital One Financial from $110.00 to $120.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, January 24th. Royal... 
 

$1.31 Billion in Sales Expected for Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) (CCI) This Quarter

Wall Street analysts expect Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) (NYSE:CCI) to report $1.31 billion in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Seven analysts have made estimates for Crown Castle International’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $1.30 billion and the highest estimate coming in at $1.34 billion. Crown Castle International posted sales of $1.02 billion in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year growth rate of 28.4%. The company is scheduled to... 
 

JMP Securities Reiterates Outperform Rating for salesforce.com (CRM)

JMP Securities restated their outperform rating on shares of salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) in a report published on Wednesday, MarketBeat.com reports. The brokerage currently has a $125.00 price objective on the CRM provider’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $115.00. CRM has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Jefferies Group raised salesforce.com from a hold rating to a buy rating and reduced their price target for the stock from $97.00 to $84.00 in a research report on Thursday, February 15th. Royal Bank of... 
 

Culp (CULP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Culp (NYSE:CULP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Culp, Inc. manufactures, sources, markets, and sells mattress fabrics and upholstery fabrics. The Company’s fabrics are used in the production of residential and commercial furniture and bedding products, including sofas, recliners, chairs, loveseats, sectionals, sofa-beds, office seating, panel systems, and mattress sets. It operates in two segments, Mattress Fabrics and... 
 

Insider Selling: Lear Co. (LEA) VP Sells 5,373 Shares of Stock

Lear Co. (NYSE:LEA) VP Shari L. Burgess sold 5,373 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $190.14, for a total value of $1,021,622.22. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now owns 4,232 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $804,672.48. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Lear Co. (NYSE LEA) opened at $189.13 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.36, a quick... 
 

State of Wisconsin Investment Board Has $13.88 Million Position in Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD)

State of Wisconsin Investment Board boosted its position in shares of Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) by 115.6% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 276,669 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 148,356 shares during the quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board’s holdings in Church & Dwight were worth $13,880,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes... 
 

Franklin Electric Co. (FELE) Shares Bought by Pinebridge Investments L.P.

Pinebridge Investments L.P. boosted its stake in Franklin Electric Co. (NASDAQ:FELE) by 19.2% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 36,978 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after acquiring an additional 5,964 shares during the period. Pinebridge Investments L.P.’s holdings in Franklin Electric were worth $1,698,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A number of other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of FELE. Public Employees Retirement... 
 

ServiceNow Inc (NOW) Director Frank Slootman Sells 5,442 Shares

ServiceNow Inc (NYSE:NOW) Director Frank Slootman sold 5,442 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $156.91, for a total transaction of $853,904.22. Following the transaction, the director now owns 112,571 shares in the company, valued at $17,663,515.61. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Frank Slootman also recently made the following trade(s): On Tuesday, February 13th, Frank Slootman sold 31,716 shares of ServiceNow... 
 

Research Analysts Issue Forecasts for TherapeuticsMD Inc’s Q1 2018 Earnings (TXMD)

TherapeuticsMD Inc (NASDAQ:TXMD) – Equities researchers at Jefferies Group issued their Q1 2018 EPS estimates for TherapeuticsMD in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. Jefferies Group analyst M. Andrews expects that the company will post earnings per share of ($0.08) for the quarter. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for TherapeuticsMD’s Q2 2018 earnings at ($0.10) EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at ($0.12) EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at ($0.15) EPS, FY2021 earnings at $1.05 EPS and FY2022 earnings at $1.51 EPS. TherapeuticsMD (NASDAQ:TXMD)... 
 

State of Wisconsin Investment Board Boosts Position in Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR)

State of Wisconsin Investment Board boosted its holdings in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) by 24.4% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 464,414 shares of the network equipment provider’s stock after buying an additional 91,130 shares during the period. State of Wisconsin Investment Board’s holdings in Juniper Networks were worth $13,236,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares... 
 

State of Wisconsin Investment Board Decreases Position in UGI Corp (UGI)

State of Wisconsin Investment Board cut its position in shares of UGI Corp (NYSE:UGI) by 0.6% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 269,579 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 1,761 shares during the quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board’s holdings in UGI were worth $12,657,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Cerebellum GP LLC bought a new... 
 

State of Wisconsin Investment Board Sells 48,612 Shares of Colgate-Palmolive (CL)

State of Wisconsin Investment Board trimmed its holdings in Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) by 4.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 984,294 shares of the company’s stock after selling 48,612 shares during the quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board’s holdings in Colgate-Palmolive were worth $74,265,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Several other large investors have also made changes... 
 

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Invests $529,000 in Iron Mountain Incorporated (Delaware) REIT (IRM)

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. bought a new position in shares of Iron Mountain Incorporated (Delaware) REIT (NYSE:IRM) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 13,945 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $529,000. Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Capital International Investors grew its holdings in shares of Iron Mountain Incorporated... 
 

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Lowers Stake in Unilever plc (UL)

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. cut its position in shares of Unilever plc (NYSE:UL) by 58.9% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 10,295 shares of the company’s stock after selling 14,752 shares during the period. First Allied Advisory Services Inc.’s holdings in Unilever were worth $569,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. D.A. Davidson &... 
 

D.A. Davidson & CO. Has $433,000 Holdings in Vanguard Financials ETF (VFH)

D.A. Davidson & CO. grew its position in shares of Vanguard Financials ETF (NYSEARCA:VFH) by 17.8% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 6,185 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 935 shares during the quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO.’s holdings in Vanguard Financials ETF were worth $433,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Simplex Trading LLC purchased a new position... 
 

D.A. Davidson & CO. Has $469,000 Holdings in Mercadolibre Inc (MELI)

D.A. Davidson & CO. grew its position in shares of Mercadolibre Inc (NASDAQ:MELI) by 17.1% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 1,489 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 217 shares during the quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO.’s holdings in Mercadolibre were worth $469,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Fieldpoint Private Securities... 
 

D.A. Davidson & CO. Grows Stake in Southwest Airlines Co (LUV)

D.A. Davidson & CO. lifted its holdings in Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) by 13.0% during the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 7,890 shares of the airline’s stock after buying an additional 905 shares during the quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO.’s holdings in Southwest Airlines were worth $516,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Checchi Capital Advisers LLC increased... 
 

Global X Management Co. LLC Has $238,000 Holdings in Prospect Capital Co. (PSEC)

Global X Management Co. LLC raised its stake in Prospect Capital Co. (NASDAQ:PSEC) by 33.6% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 35,334 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 8,878 shares during the quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC’s holdings in Prospect Capital were worth $238,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Other large investors also recently added to or... 
 

Tetra Tech, Inc. (TTEK) Shares Bought by Global X Management Co. LLC

Global X Management Co. LLC boosted its stake in Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTEK) by 75.2% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,985 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,710 shares during the quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC’s holdings in Tetra Tech were worth $192,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in... 
 

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies (WAB) Given a $85.00 Price Target by B. Riley Analysts

B. Riley set a $85.00 price objective on Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies (NYSE:WAB) in a report released on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the transportation company’s stock. B. Riley also issued estimates for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies’ Q1 2018 earnings at $0.89 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $0.94 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.98 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $1.04 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $3.85 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $4.37 EPS. A number of other brokerages also recently commented on WAB. Seaport... 
 

Winnebago Industries (WGO) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Winnebago Industries (NYSE:WGO) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Winnebago’s higher volume sales, a positive product mix and inclusion of Grand Design RV’s revenues have helped the company’s towable business drive its revenues. The towable business’ consistent strong growth has enabled the company’s revenues to surge 83.5% in comparison to the prior-year quarter’s tally. It is also focusing... 
 

Walmart’s (WMT) “Outperform” Rating Reiterated at Telsey Advisory Group

Telsey Advisory Group reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of Walmart (NYSE:WMT) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat reports. The firm currently has a $110.00 target price on the retailer’s stock, down from their previous target price of $120.00. WMT has been the topic of a number of other reports. Zacks Investment Research cut Walmart from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Saturday, January 6th. Wells Fargo & Co set a $101.00 price target on Walmart and gave the stock a... 
 

Wells Fargo & Company MN Buys 39,436 Shares of DBX ETF Trust (DBEF)

Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its stake in DBX ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:DBEF) by 1.5% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,615,982 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 39,436 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN’s holdings in DBX ETF Trust were worth $83,136,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Several other hedge funds also recently modified their... 
 

First Trust Advisors LP Sells 32,626 Shares of Avista Corp (AVA)

First Trust Advisors LP lowered its position in shares of Avista Corp (NYSE:AVA) by 6.8% in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 447,202 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 32,626 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in Avista were worth $23,026,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in AVA. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. grew its position in shares of Avista by 28.8%... 
 

JMP Securities Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Alleghany (Y)

Alleghany (NYSE:Y)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating restated by analysts at JMP Securities in a report issued on Thursday, MarketBeat reports. They presently have a $650.00 price objective on the insurance provider’s stock, up from their prior price objective of $625.00. JMP Securities’ target price indicates a potential upside of 7.32% from the company’s previous close. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Alleghany from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research... 
 

Innospec Inc. (IOSP) Shares Bought by Wells Fargo & Company MN

Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its stake in shares of Innospec Inc. (NASDAQ:IOSP) by 2.0% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 1,085,422 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after acquiring an additional 21,708 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN’s holdings in Innospec were worth $76,630,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of IOSP. NWQ Investment Management Company LLC raised its stake in shares... 
 

Wells Fargo & Company MN Has $80.69 Million Position in PowerShares Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy No K-1 Portfolio (PDBC)

Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its holdings in PowerShares Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy No K-1 Portfolio (NASDAQ:PDBC) by 634.1% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 4,624,270 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,994,365 shares during the quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN owned 0.09% of PowerShares Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy No K-1 Portfolio worth $80,694,000... 
 

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Has $23.59 Million Holdings in Archer Daniels Midland Co (ADM)

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company cut its position in shares of Archer Daniels Midland Co (NYSE:ADM) by 6.9% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 588,591 shares of the company’s stock after selling 43,927 shares during the quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company ‘s holdings in Archer Daniels Midland were worth $23,591,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other hedge funds have also recently bought... 
 

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Shares Bought by The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its position in shares of Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) by 1.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 164,303 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,769 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company ‘s holdings in Rockwell Collins were worth $22,284,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of COL. Fieldpoint... 
 

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Increases Holdings in Equity BancShares Inc (EQBK)

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its holdings in shares of Equity BancShares Inc (NASDAQ:EQBK) by 1.5% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 591,698 shares of the bank’s stock after acquiring an additional 8,977 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company ‘s holdings in Equity BancShares were worth $20,952,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional... 
 

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Raises Holdings in NetApp Inc. (NTAP)

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company raised its position in NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) by 1.7% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 363,452 shares of the data storage provider’s stock after buying an additional 5,972 shares during the quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company ‘s holdings in NetApp were worth $20,106,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other hedge funds... 
 

29,000 Shares in Energy Select Sector SPDR (XLE) Acquired by Toronto Dominion Bank

Toronto Dominion Bank purchased a new stake in shares of Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLE) during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund purchased 29,000 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $2,096,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Contravisory Investment Management Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Energy Select Sector SPDR by 71.6% during the 4th quarter. Contravisory Investment Management Inc.... 
 

Toronto Dominion Bank Buys 231 Shares of Markel Co. (MKL)

Toronto Dominion Bank grew its stake in Markel Co. (NYSE:MKL) by 39.2% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 820 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after buying an additional 231 shares during the period. Toronto Dominion Bank’s holdings in Markel were worth $934,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of MKL. Mar Vista Investment Partners LLC increased its stake in shares of Markel by 15.9% in the fourth quarter.... 
 

Toronto Dominion Bank Purchases 2,838 Shares of ServiceNow Inc (NOW)

Toronto Dominion Bank lifted its position in shares of ServiceNow Inc (NYSE:NOW) by 39.6% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 10,012 shares of the information technology services provider’s stock after buying an additional 2,838 shares during the quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank’s holdings in ServiceNow were worth $1,306,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Exane Derivatives... 
 

Alleghany Co. (Y) Stake Lowered by Global X Management Co. LLC

Global X Management Co. LLC lessened its position in Alleghany Co. (NYSE:Y) by 26.3% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 569 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 203 shares during the period. Global X Management Co. LLC’s holdings in Alleghany were worth $339,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in Y. Boston Partners lifted its stake in shares of Alleghany by 17.1% in the 4th... 
 

Analyzing Diodes (DIOD) and STMicroelectronics (STM)

Diodes (NASDAQ: DIOD) and STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation and profitability. Risk & Volatility Diodes has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, STMicroelectronics has a beta of 0.71, meaning that its stock price is 29% less volatile than the S&P 500.... 
 

Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Badger Meter (BMI) Share Price

Media coverage about Badger Meter (NYSE:BMI) has been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Badger Meter earned a news impact score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 48.4854602978577 out of 100, indicating... 
 
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