Category Archives: Financial

Oppenheimer Thinks Encore Capital’s Stock is Going to Recover

In a report released yesterday, Ben Chittenden from Oppenheimer assigned a Buy rating to Encore Capital (NASDAQ: ECPG). The company’s shares closed yesterday at $38.25, close to its 52-week low of $35.85. According to, Chittenden is a 3-star analyst

Indstrl Alliance Ins was Upgraded to a Buy Rating at Desjardins

Indstrl Alliance Ins (TSX: IAG), the Financial sector company, has received a rating update from a Wall Street analyst on July 13. Desjardins’ analyst Douglas Young upgraded IAG to Buy on July 13 , with a C$60 price target. Young

A Director at Medical Properties (NYSE: MPW) is Buying Shares

Today, a Director at Medical Properties (NYSE: MPW), Steven Dawson, bought shares of MPW for $81.59K. Following this transaction Steven Dawson’s holding in the company was increased by 100% to a total of $1.19 million. This is Dawson’s first Buy

Jefferies Remains a Hold on First Republic Bank

In a report issued on July 13, Casey Haire from Jefferies reiterated a Hold rating on First Republic Bank (NYSE: FRC), with a price target of $96. The company’s shares opened today at $97.09. According to, Haire is a

Analysts Offer Insights on Financial Companies: Charles Schwab (NYSE: SCHW) and Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG)

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Financial sector as 2 analysts just weighed in on Charles Schwab (NYSE:SCHW) and Carlyle Group (NASDAQ:CG) with bullish sentiments. Charles Schwab (SCHW) Jefferies analyst Daniel Fannon reiterated a Buy rating on

American Express Gets a Hold Rating from Jefferies

Jefferies analyst John Hecht reiterated a Hold rating on American Express (NYSE: AXP) on July 11 and set a price target of $105. The company’s shares opened today at $100.69, close to its 52-week high of $103.24. According to,