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The Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance

The Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance

The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE) updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.78-0.82 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.81. A number... 
I.D. Systems (IDSY) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

I.D. Systems (IDSY) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages

I.D. Systems (NASDAQ:IDSY) has been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the seven brokerages that are covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has... 
Liberty Media Co. (FWONK) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

Liberty Media Co. (FWONK) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

Shares of Liberty Media Co. (NASDAQ:FWONK) have been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the eight brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with... 
EncrypGen (DNA) Price Hits $0.23 on Top Exchanges

EncrypGen (DNA) Price Hits $0.23 on Top Exchanges

EncrypGen (CURRENCY:DNA) traded down 2.8% against the US dollar during the one day period ending at 15:00 PM Eastern on April 26th. One EncrypGen token can now be bought for approximately $0.23 or 0.00002598 BTC on major cryptocurrency... 
Inspirit Energy (INSP) Stock Price Down 8.1%

Inspirit Energy (INSP) Stock Price Down 8.1%

Inspirit Energy Holdings PLC (LON:INSP) shares were down 8.1% on Thursday . The stock traded as low as GBX 0.06 ($0.00) and last traded at GBX 0.06 ($0.00). Approximately 10,205,604 shares changed hands during trading, an increase... 
Benchmark Electronics (BHE) Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance

Benchmark Electronics (BHE) Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance

Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE) issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.26-$0.34 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus... 
LePen Trading Down 11.3% Over Last Week (LEPEN)

LePen Trading Down 11.3% Over Last Week (LEPEN)

LePen (CURRENCY:LEPEN) traded 1.7% lower against the U.S. dollar during the 1 day period ending at 15:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. LePen has a total market cap of $0.00 and approximately $34.00 worth of LePen was traded on exchanges... 
Brown & Brown (BRO) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

Brown & Brown (BRO) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages

Shares of Brown & Brown (NYSE:BRO) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the thirteen ratings firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts... 
Brokerages Expect PFSweb (PFSW) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.03 Per Share

Brokerages Expect PFSweb (PFSW) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.03 Per Share

Equities research analysts expect that PFSweb (NASDAQ:PFSW) will post earnings per share of ($0.03) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have provided estimates for PFSweb’s earnings, with the highest... 
Reviewing Snap-on (SNA) & Lifetime Brands (LCUT)

Reviewing Snap-on (SNA) & Lifetime Brands (LCUT)

Snap-on (NYSE: SNA) and Lifetime Brands (NASDAQ:LCUT) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional... 
Paypex Price Reaches $1.73 on Top Exchanges (PAYX)

Paypex Price Reaches $1.73 on Top Exchanges (PAYX)

Paypex (CURRENCY:PAYX) traded 1.1% higher against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 14:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. During the last week, Paypex has traded 38.5% higher against the US dollar. Paypex has a market cap of... 
Coca-Cola European Partners (CCE) Announces  Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.08 EPS

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCE) Announces Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.08 EPS

Coca-Cola European Partners (NYSE:CCE) announced its earnings results on Thursday. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.41 by ($0.08), Bloomberg Earnings... 
Ethan Allen (ETH) and Dorel Industries (DIIBF) Head-To-Head Analysis

Ethan Allen (ETH) and Dorel Industries (DIIBF) Head-To-Head Analysis

Ethan Allen (NYSE: ETH) and Dorel Industries (OTCMKTS:DIIBF) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations,... 
Carbo Ceramics (CRR) & Owens Corning (OC) Critical Contrast

Carbo Ceramics (CRR) & Owens Corning (OC) Critical Contrast

Carbo Ceramics (NYSE: CRR) and Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, dividends,... 
Head to Head Review: Kirkland Lake Gold (KL) and The Competition

Head to Head Review: Kirkland Lake Gold (KL) and The Competition

Kirkland Lake Gold (NYSE: KL) is one of 41 publicly-traded companies in the “Gold & silver ores” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Kirkland Lake Gold to related companies based... 
Conatus Pharmaceuticals (CNAT) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $8.88 Million

Conatus Pharmaceuticals (CNAT) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $8.88 Million

Wall Street analysts expect that Conatus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CNAT) will post $8.88 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Six analysts have provided estimates for Conatus Pharmaceuticals’... 
Critical Survey: Raytheon (RTN) versus FLIR Systems (FLIR)

Critical Survey: Raytheon (RTN) versus FLIR Systems (FLIR)

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and FLIR Systems (NASDAQ:FLIR) are both aerospace companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, earnings, profitability, valuation,... 
Cofound.it 24 Hour Trading Volume Reaches $693,963.00 (CFI)

Cofound.it 24 Hour Trading Volume Reaches $693,963.00 (CFI)

Cofound.it (CURRENCY:CFI) traded 2.4% higher against the U.S. dollar during the 1-day period ending at 14:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. During the last week, Cofound.it has traded 1.8% lower against the U.S. dollar. One Cofound.it token... 
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance

Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance

Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE:TMO) updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $10.80-10.96 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate... 
Quintana Energy Services (QES) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds

Quintana Energy Services (QES) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds

News stories about Quintana Energy Services (NYSE:QES) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than... 
AU Optronics (AUO) Announces Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.41 EPS

AU Optronics (AUO) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.41 EPS

AU Optronics (NYSE:AUO) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The semiconductor company reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.41, Briefing.com reports. AU Optronics... 
Contrasting Remy Cointreau (REMYY) and MGP Ingredients (MGPI)

Contrasting Remy Cointreau (REMYY) and MGP Ingredients (MGPI)

Remy Cointreau (OTCMKTS: REMYY) and MGP Ingredients (NASDAQ:MGPI) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations,... 
Insider Buying: Fidelity Southern Co. (LION) Director Buys 500 Shares of Stock

Insider Buying: Fidelity Southern Co. (LION) Director Buys 500 Shares of Stock

Fidelity Southern Co. (NASDAQ:LION) Director William C. Lankford, Jr. acquired 500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, April 25th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $23.26 per share, for... 
Emclaire Financial (EMCF) Posts  Earnings Results

Emclaire Financial (EMCF) Posts Earnings Results

Emclaire Financial (NASDAQ:EMCF) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday. The bank reported $0.60 earnings per share for the quarter, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Emclaire Financial had a return on equity of 8.87% and a net... 
Reviewing BioSig Technologies (BSGM) & The Competition

Reviewing BioSig Technologies (BSGM) & The Competition

BioSig Technologies (OTCMKTS: BSGM) is one of 46 publicly-traded companies in the “Electromedical equipment” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare BioSig Technologies to related companies... 
Content and AD Network (CAN) Achieves Market Capitalization of $0.00

Content and AD Network (CAN) Achieves Market Capitalization of $0.00

Content and AD Network (CURRENCY:CAN) traded up 1.3% against the dollar during the one day period ending at 13:00 PM ET on April 26th. During the last week, Content and AD Network has traded 24.9% higher against the dollar. Content... 
Reviewing Energy Focus (EFOI) and AZZ (AZZ)

Reviewing Energy Focus (EFOI) and AZZ (AZZ)

Energy Focus (NASDAQ: EFOI) and AZZ (NYSE:AZZ) are both small-cap construction companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability,... 
$0.64 EPS Expected for La-Z-Boy (LZB) This Quarter

$0.64 EPS Expected for La-Z-Boy (LZB) This Quarter

Brokerages expect La-Z-Boy (NYSE:LZB) to report $0.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have provided estimates for La-Z-Boy’s earnings, with the highest... 
$0.05 EPS Expected for Radware (RDWR) This Quarter

$0.05 EPS Expected for Radware (RDWR) This Quarter

Equities research analysts forecast that Radware (NASDAQ:RDWR) will report $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have provided estimates for Radware’s... 
First Business Financial Services, Inc. (FBIZ) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $19.23 Million

First Business Financial Services, Inc. (FBIZ) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $19.23 Million

Wall Street brokerages expect that First Business Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:FBIZ) will post sales of $19.23 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have provided estimates for... 
Crawford & Company (CRD) Getting Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Study Finds

Crawford & Company (CRD) Getting Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Study Finds

Media headlines about Crawford & Company (NYSE:CRD) have been trending somewhat negative on Thursday, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in... 
Murphy Oil (MUR) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $566.40 Million

Murphy Oil (MUR) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $566.40 Million

Equities research analysts expect Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) to report sales of $566.40 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Five analysts have provided estimates for Murphy Oil’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate... 
Waters (WAT) Trading Down 7.8%

Waters (WAT) Trading Down 7.8%

Shares of Waters Co. (NYSE:WAT) were down 7.8% on Tuesday . The stock traded as low as $189.35 and last traded at $193.18. Approximately 2,417,068 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 366% from the average daily... 
Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Schweitzer-Mauduit International (NYSE:SWM) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Schweitzer-Mauduit International,... 
Barclays Boosts Santander Consumer USA (SC) Price Target to $19.00

Barclays Boosts Santander Consumer USA (SC) Price Target to $19.00

Santander Consumer USA (NYSE:SC) had its price target raised by Barclays from $18.00 to $19.00 in a research note released on Wednesday. They currently have an equal weight rating on the financial services provider’s stock. SC... 
Six Flags (SIX) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Buy”

Six Flags (SIX) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Six Flags (NYSE:SIX) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has $68.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Six... 
General Electric (GE) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

General Electric (GE) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of General Electric (NYSE:GE) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “General Electric’s first-quarter 2018 earnings... 
Digital Turbine (APPS) Upgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Digital Turbine (APPS) Upgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Digital Turbine (NASDAQ:APPS) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Digital Turbine Inc. offers products and... 
Contrasting ReWalk Robotics (RWLK) & Sientra (SIEN)

Contrasting ReWalk Robotics (RWLK) & Sientra (SIEN)

ReWalk Robotics (NASDAQ: RWLK) and Sientra (NASDAQ:SIEN) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional... 
Concord Medical Services (CCM) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Concord Medical Services (CCM) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Concord Medical Services (NYSE:CCM) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited operates a... 
DeltaCredits Price Hits $0.20 on Exchanges (DCRE)

DeltaCredits Price Hits $0.20 on Exchanges (DCRE)

DeltaCredits (CURRENCY:DCRE) traded 0.3% lower against the dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 12:00 PM E.T. on April 26th. During the last week, DeltaCredits has traded flat against the dollar. One DeltaCredits coin can now... 
3M (MMM) Given New $227.00 Price Target at Royal Bank of Canada

3M (MMM) Given New $227.00 Price Target at Royal Bank of Canada

3M (NYSE:MMM) had its price target reduced by Royal Bank of Canada to $227.00 in a research note published on Wednesday. They currently have an underperform rating on the conglomerate’s stock. Several other equities research... 
ARMOUR Residential REIT (ARR) Declares $0.19 Monthly Dividend

ARMOUR Residential REIT (ARR) Declares $0.19 Monthly Dividend

ARMOUR Residential REIT (NYSE:ARR) announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, April 25th, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, May 15th will be given a dividend of 0.19 per share by the real estate investment trust on... 
Contrasting Unisys (UIS) and Travelzoo (TZOO)

Contrasting Unisys (UIS) and Travelzoo (TZOO)

Unisys (NYSE: UIS) and Travelzoo (NASDAQ:TZOO) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations,... 
Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Armada Hoffler Properties (AHH) Stock Price

Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Armada Hoffler Properties (AHH) Stock Price

Press coverage about Armada Hoffler Properties (NYSE:AHH) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and... 
Critical Contrast: BJ’s Restaurants (BJRI) versus Its Competitors

Critical Contrast: BJ’s Restaurants (BJRI) versus Its Competitors

BJ’s Restaurants (NASDAQ: BJRI) is one of 56 public companies in the “Eating places” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare BJ’s Restaurants to similar businesses based on the strength... 
Investors Sell Nike (NKE) on Strength (NKE)

Investors Sell Nike (NKE) on Strength (NKE)

Investors sold shares of Nike (NYSE:NKE) on strength during trading on Tuesday. $79.82 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $106.01 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $26.19 million... 
Traders Sell Newell Brands (NWL) on Strength (NWL)

Traders Sell Newell Brands (NWL) on Strength (NWL)

Traders sold shares of Newell Brands (NYSE:NWL) on strength during trading hours on Tuesday. $29.37 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $82.01 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $52.64... 
Owens & Minor (OMI) Earns News Impact Rating of 0.12

Owens & Minor (OMI) Earns News Impact Rating of 0.12

News headlines about Owens & Minor (NYSE:OMI) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty... 
Cray (CRAY) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds

Cray (CRAY) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds

News headlines about Cray (NASDAQ:CRAY) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources...