Archive for Samantha Reynolds

Currently, Samantha is a well-known correspondent for a large news affiliate and cohost of a weekly radio show who lends financial guidance and insight. She is also a talented writer, another avenue for providing the public with sound financial information.

IAC/InterActive (IAC) Receives Hold Rating from Jefferies Group

IAC/InterActive (NYSE:IAC)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by stock analysts at Jefferies Group in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, MarketBeat.com reports. They currently have a $60.00 price objective on the stock. Jefferies Group’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 11.32% from the company’s previous close. Shares of IAC/InterActive (NYSE:IAC) […]

Pacific Drilling SA (PACD) Stock Rating Lowered by Barclays

Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) was downgraded by equities research analysts at Barclays from an “equal weight” rating to an “underweight” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday. A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on PACD. Johnson Rice downgraded shares of Pacific Drilling SA from an “accumulate” rating to a “hold” […]

Elephant Talk Communications Corp (ETAK) Earns “Buy” Rating from Ascendiant Capital Markets

Elephant Talk Communications Corp (NYSEMKT:ETAK)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Ascendiant Capital Markets in a note issued to investors on Thursday. They currently have a $0.50 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $0.75. Ascendiant Capital Markets’ target price would suggest a potential upside […]

Insider Selling: Karen M. Singer Sells 7,500 Shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust Stock (OFC)

Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) SVP Karen M. Singer sold 7,500 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.55, for a total value of $161,625.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 50,302 shares […]

Insider Selling: Corporate Office Properties Trust SVP Karen M. Singer Sells 7,500 Shares of Stock (OFC)

Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) SVP Karen M. Singer sold 7,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.55, for a total transaction of $161,625.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 50,302 shares in […]

Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings’s “Overweight” Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays (CQH)

Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings (NYSE:CQH)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating restated by equities researchers at Barclays in a research report issued on Monday, Marketbeat reports. They presently have a $29.00 target price on the stock, down from their prior target price of $31.00. Barclays’ price target would indicate a potential upside of 40.98% from […]

Delta Air Lines Receives Overweight Rating from Morgan Stanley (DAL)

Morgan Stanley reaffirmed their overweight rating on shares of Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) in a research report released on Monday, Analyst Ratings Net reports. They currently have a $62.00 target price on the stock. In other Delta Air Lines news, CFO Paul A. Jacobson sold 7,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that […]

Genesco Stock Rating Upgraded by CL King (GCO)

Genesco (NYSE:GCO) was upgraded by stock analysts at CL King from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note issued on Thursday, The Fly reports. Several other analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Jefferies Group reduced their price objective on Genesco from $67.00 to $63.00 and set a “hold” rating […]

Vedanta Resources plc Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group (VED)

Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by analysts at Jefferies Group in a report issued on Thursday, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. They currently have a GBX 500 ($7.66) target price on the stock. Jefferies Group’s target price would suggest a potential downside of 15.90% from the stock’s previous close. Several other equities research […]

RBC Capital Reiterates “Underperform” Rating for Smiths Group plc (SMIN)

Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)‘s stock had its “underperform” rating restated by analysts at RBC Capital in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday, Marketbeat reports. They presently have a GBX 950 ($14.43) target price on the stock. RBC Capital’s target price indicates a potential downside of 5.09% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Weekly Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX)

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of Pacira Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: PCRX) recently: 10/6/2015 – Pacira Pharmaceuticals had its “market perform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Leerink Swann. They now have a $48.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $69.00. 9/29/2015 – Pacira Pharmaceuticals is now covered […]

Investment Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Changes for Infinera Corp. (INFN)

Several analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets for Infinera Corp. (NASDAQ: INFN): 9/23/2015 – Infinera Corp. is now covered by analysts at Stephens. They set an “overweight” rating on the stock. 9/22/2015 – Infinera Corp. was downgraded by analysts at Zacks from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, […]

General Mills Looking for a Boost from French Toast Crunch

As demand for cold cereals is slumping, General Mills plans to bring back one of their more popular brands, French Toast Crunch. This cereal was first introduced during the 1990s and the company hopes it will give a much-needed boost to this segment of the business. While General Mills insists French Toast Crunch is being […]

Fast Food Workers in 190 States Strike for Higher Wages

In 190 states across the country, close to 200 fast food workers, as well as dedicated supporters rallied in demand of higher wages. The walkout for the fast food industry started last Thursday and being so widespread, it is slated as being the largest in history. In addition to workers from this industry, others from […]

12-Hour Blackout Ended and CBS/Dish Network Reach Agreement

For six months, CBS and Dish Network have been battling a contract dispute that finally trickled down to viewers with a 12-hour blackout. CBS owned and operated stations in 14 markets throughout the Unites States were affected to include Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York. However, CBC did return a series of football games for […]

Delia Announces Liquidation and Bankruptcy Plans

dELia’s represented teenage girls and young women in the apparel and accessories sold. Although much of the stores reputation was from catalogs in the 1990s, the business had expanded to include stores throughout the country. Unfortunately, the company announced today that all of its merchandise is being liquidated and soon, it will file for Chapter […]

New York City to Modify Payphone Concept with Wi-Fi Hub

As part of a $200 million project, the first new superfast Wi-Fi hubs are expected to show up in New York City by late 2015, replacing the out-of-date payphone. The plan is for New York to become the biggest and fastest free municipal Wi-Fi network in the entire world. Today, city leaders revealed the plan […]

Wind Farm Company Suing to Block Bird Death Data

A company that operates a minimum of 13 wind-generated energy facilities in three states has filed a lawsuit in federal court that would block the US government from releasing data to the Associated Press on the number of birds found dead at the combined facilities, this as part of an investigation into the government’s reluctance […]

Wal-Mart: Black Friday Nextbook Blowout Sale

The day after Thanksgiving is the busiest shopping day of the year. Known as “Black Friday”, this is the one day that buyers can get unbelievable deals and retailers make money prior to the close of the year. Black Friday is a huge day when retailers battle for the largest number of customers and in […]

BlackBerry and Samsung Link Up for Mobile Business Market

In an announcement, BlackBerry and Samsung are joining forces to market the combined companies’ phone management services but also to better position themselves to complete against Apple and International Business Machines Corporation (IBM). In light of the news, shares of BlackBerry increased by 4.4% to $11.76 per share, the highest mid-day trading since August of […]

Banks Fined $3.2 Billion in Foreign Exchange Investigation

Regulators in Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States were fined $3.2 billion in civil penalties on five banks that reportedly tried to manipulate the $5.3 trillion a day foreign exchange currency trading market. According to regulators, foreign exchange traders took advantage of private chat rooms on the internet where information was shared pertaining […]

iPhone Secret: 12 Employee Only Applications Revealed

At the Apple iOS App Store, consumers have access to roughly 1.3 million applications that range from music streaming to news apps and just about everything in between. However, it was revealed that there are actually 12 hidden applications available only to employees of Apple. While some of the secret employee applications are not as […]

United States Postal Service Call Center Breached

Earlier breaches of retailers to include Target and Home Depot, among others, were bad enough but things just heated up after the United States Postal Customer Care Center was hacked. As a government agency, this takes things to a much greater level of concern. In a statement, David Partenheimer, media relations manager for the US […]