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Short Interest in Nexstar Broadcasting Group Increases By 33.6% (NXST)

Shares of Nexstar Broadcasting Group (NASDAQ:NXST) were the target of a significant growth in short interest in January. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,422,635 shares, a growth of 33.6% from the March 14th total of 3,309,916 shares, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,125,167 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.9 days. Currently, 15.0% of the company’s stock are sold short. NXST has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at Wedbush upgraded... 
 

TransAlta Price Target Raised to C$13.50 at BMO Capital Markets (TA)

BMO Capital Markets upped their price objective on shares of TransAlta (TSE:TA) from C$13.00 to C$13.50 in a research note issued on Wednesday, American Banking & Market News reports. The firm currently has a “market perform” rating on the stock. BMO Capital Markets’ target price would indicate a potential upside of 2.82% from the stock’s previous close. TransAlta (TSE:TA) traded down 0.30% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $13.13. 1,805,421 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. TransAlta has a... 
 

Mobile TeleSystems OJSC Upgraded by Standpoint Research to Buy (MBT)

Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (NYSE:MBT) was upgraded by Standpoint Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. The firm currently has a $20.00 target price on the stock. Standpoint Research’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 16.96% from the stock’s previous close. Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (NYSE:MBT) traded up 8.57% on Wednesday, hitting $17.10. 6,661,225 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Mobile TeleSystems OJSC... 
 

Emerald Oil Upgraded to Neutral at Zacks (EOX)

Emerald Oil (NYSE:EOX) was upgraded by Zacks from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, ARN reports. The firm currently has a $6.90 price target on the stock. Zacks‘s price objective would indicate a potential downside of 2.27% from the company’s current price. Separately, analysts at TheStreet upgraded shares of Emerald Oil from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 19th. Two analysts have rated the... 
 

Franklin Covey EVP Shawn D. Moon Unloads 4,994 Shares (FC)

Franklin Covey (NYSE:FC) EVP Shawn D. Moon sold 4,994 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, April 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $19.29, for a total transaction of $96,334.26. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 8,904 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $171,758. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Roth Capital raised... 
 

BankAtlantic Bancorp EVP Seth M. Wise Unloads 14,860 Shares (BBX)

BankAtlantic Bancorp (NYSE:BBX) EVP Seth M. Wise sold 14,860 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, April 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.62, for a total transaction of $261,833.20. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 213,130 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,755,351. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Shares of BankAtlantic Bancorp (NYSE:BBX)... 
 

World Energy Solutions Insider Richard Domaleski Sells 35,000 Shares (XWES)

World Energy Solutions (NASDAQ:XWES) Insider Richard Domaleski unloaded 35,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, April 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $4.36, for a total value of $152,600.00. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 378,811 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,651,616. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Separately, analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of World Energy Solutions from a “buy”... 
 

Ternium Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co. (TX)

Ternium (NYSE:TX)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report issued on Wednesday, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. They currently have a $29.00 price target on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s price objective would suggest a potential downside of 4.92% from the company’s current price. Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Morgan Stanley downgraded shares of Ternium from an “overweight”... 
 
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