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AMRB

American River

$13.13

-0.01 (-0.08%)

, BMRC

Bank of Marin

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AMRB

American River

$13.13

-0.01 (-0.08%)

BMRC

Bank of Marin

HTBK

Heritage Commerce

$13.84

0.14 (1.02%)

HTGC

Hercules Capital

$12.18

0.05 (0.41%)

SIVB

SVB Financial

$171.42

0.18 (0.11%)

WABC

Westamerica

$54.03

0.3 (0.56%)

AMRB American River
$13.13

-0.01 (-0.08%)

12/15/16
RAJA
12/15/16
DOWNGRADE
RAJA
Market Perform
American River downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James
Raymond James analyst David Long downgraded American River to Market Perform based on valuation and lack of near-term catalysts to move shares higher.
08/10/17
RAJA
08/10/17
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Underperform
American River downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at Raymond James
11/10/16
SDLR
11/10/16
DOWNGRADE
Target $12.5
SDLR
Hold
American River downgraded to Hold from Buy at Sandler O'Neill
Sandler O'Neill analyst TIm O'Brien downgraded American River to Hold citing full valuation and raised its price target to $12.50 from $12.
BMRC Bank of Marin

01/18/17
PIPR
01/18/17
INITIATION
PIPR
Neutral
Bank of Marin initiated with a Neutral at Piper Jaffray
Analyst Matthew Clark started coverage of Bank of Marin with a Neutral rating and a target of $70.
HTBK Heritage Commerce
$13.84

0.14 (1.02%)

05/24/17
BMUR
05/24/17
NO CHANGE
Target $16
BMUR
Buy
Heritage Commerce debt raise could lead to opportunities, says Brean Capital
Brean Capital analyst Blair Brantley said Heritage Bank encompasses many of the attributes that bank investors look for, including attractive profitability metrics, a strong core base, balance sheet, and credit leverage. The analyst believes its recent debt raise could accelerate the company's efforts to leverage excess liquidity and pursue external growth opportunities. Brantley reiterated his Buy rating, though he lowered his price target to $15.50 from $16 on Heritage Commerce shares.
04/28/17
BMUR
04/28/17
NO CHANGE
Target $16
BMUR
Buy
Heritage Commerce premium valuation deserved, says Brean Capital
Brean Capital analyst Blair Brantley believes Heritage Commerce's premium valuation is deserved following better than expected Q1 results. The analyst is encouraged by its improvement in NIM as the excess liquidity provides opportunity for earnings enhancement. Brantley reiterated his Buy rating and $16 price target on Heritage Commerce shares.
01/30/17
KBWI
01/30/17
DOWNGRADE
Target $15
KBWI
Market Perform
Heritage Commerce downgraded to Market Perform at Keefe Bruyette
Keefe Bruyette analyst Frederick Cannon downgrade Heritage Commerce to Market Perform from Outperform citing valuation following the company's Q4 results. The analyst raised his price target for the shares to $15 from $14.
07/28/17
BMUR
07/28/17
NO CHANGE
Target $16
BMUR
Buy
Heritage Commerce premium valuation justified, says Brean Capital
Brean Capital analyst Blair Brantley noted Heritage Commerce reported solid Q2 results citing a rebound in loan growth, excellent credit results, positive deposit mix, and modest NIM expansion. The analyst does not expect the bank to be a near-term seller but he believes a premium valuation is justified. Brantley reiterated his Buy rating and $15.50 price target on Heritage Commerce shares.
HTGC Hercules Capital
$12.18

0.05 (0.41%)

09/08/17
COMP
09/08/17
UPGRADE
Target $13
COMP
Buy
Hercules Capital upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Compass Point
Compass Point analyst Casey Alexander upgraded Hercules Capital to Buy with a $13 price target citing a more attractive risk/reward profile at current levels.
08/07/17
WELS
08/07/17
NO CHANGE
WELS
Hercules Capital weakness creates buying opportunity, says Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo says the decline in Hercules Capital is primarily about "old news surrounding a manager externalization," and "much less" about fundamentals. Calling the company's profit and dividend yield attractive, Wells thinks the decline in the shares has created a buying opportunity. The firm expects the company's earning and dividends to remain stable and reiterates an Outperform rating.
08/04/17
RAJA
08/04/17
DOWNGRADE
RAJA
Underperform
Hercules Capital downgraded to Underperform at Raymond James
Raymond James analyst Robert Dodd downgraded Hercules Capital to Underperform from Market Perform due to management's continued push out for externalization and increased uncertainty as the board reviews a complete change in the management structure.
05/08/17
WDLK
05/08/17
DOWNGRADE
Target $13
WDLK
Hold
Hercules Capital downgraded to Hold from Buy at Wunderlich
Wunderlich analyst Merrill Ross downgraded Hercules Capital to Hold with a $13 price target following the company's Q1 results.
SIVB SVB Financial
$171.42

0.18 (0.11%)

01/03/17
BOFA
01/03/17
NO CHANGE
BOFA
BofA/Merrill's Top 10 Q1 Ideas
BofA/Merrill Strategy group named its Top 10 US ideas for Q1 2017. The selections are more heavily weighted towards companies that will benefit from increased fiscal stimulus, a pro-business agenda, and tax reform. They are Buy rated Aetna (AET), Dover (DOV), General Dynamics (GD), Hess Corp. (HES), MGM Resorts (MGM), Norfolk Southern (NSC), SVB Financial (SIVB), and Texas Instruments (TXN), and Underperform rated Consolidated Edison (ED) and TripAdvisor (TRIP).
06/30/17
RHCO
06/30/17
NO CHANGE
RHCO
SVB Financial EPS likely to surpass peers, says SunTrust
SunTrust analyst Jennifer Demba says that SVB's EPs and net interest margin should come in above those of its peers, due to the Fed's interest rate hikes and the bank's "large non-interest bearing deposit base and variable rate C&I loan portfolio." She keeps a Buy rating on the stock.
04/11/17
FIGP
04/11/17
INITIATION
Target $200
FIGP
Outperform
SVB Financial initiated with an Outperform at Fig Partners
Target $200.
06/05/17
MSCO
06/05/17
NO CHANGE
MSCO
Midcap Bank sector upgraded to In-Line at Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley analyst Ken Zerbe upgraded the Midcap Bank sector to In-Line from Cautious citing the group's underperformance year-to-date and better earnings from lower deposit betas. The firm's top picks are SVB Financial (SIVB), Signature Bank (SBNY), KeyBanc (KEY), and Citizens Financial (CFG). Note the analyst upgraded People's United (PBCT) and Prosperity Bancshares (PB) to Equal Weight citing valuations.
WABC Westamerica
$54.03

0.3 (0.56%)

04/21/17
KBWI
04/21/17
UPGRADE
Target $56
KBWI
Market Perform
Westamerica upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at Keefe Bruyette
Keefe Bruyette analyst Jacquelynne Bohlen upgraded Westamerica to Market Perform saying an inflection point is near post the company's Q1 results. The analyst raised her price target for the shares to $56 from $54.

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Royal Dutch Shell

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Walter Investment

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0.0347 (4.81%)

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TM

Toyota

$140.72

2.75 (1.99%)

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Kobe Steel

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Cboe Global Markets

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GWRE

Guidewire

$75.64

0.19 (0.25%)

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Apple

$179.10

2.91 (1.65%)

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OBE

Obsidian Energy

$1.21

-0.03 (-2.42%)

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Sanchez Energy

$5.81

0.16 (2.83%)

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Sanchez Energy

$5.81

0.16 (2.83%)

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NTDOY

Nintendo

$51.53

1.55 (3.10%)

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  • 17

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PTC

PTC

$66.70

1.41 (2.16%)

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Electro Scientific

$22.01

1.91 (9.50%)

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ESIO

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$22.01

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Neothetics

$1.92

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PLXS

Plexus

$64.36

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AA

Alcoa

$56.99

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SLM

Sallie Mae

$11.49

0.02 (0.17%)

ARWR

Arrowhead

$5.72

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PRTK

Paratek Pharmaceuticals

$17.68

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Innovative Industrial Properties

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Eagle Point Credit

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Agios Pharmaceuticals

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BTU

Peabody Energy

$40.00

0.42 (1.06%)

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MLNX

Mellanox

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APHB

AmpliPhi

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0.03 (2.75%)

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Johnson & Johnson

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0.12 (0.08%)

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EVEP

EV Energy

$0.89

0.015 (1.71%)

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HBM

Hudbay Minerals

$10.05

0.1 (1.01%)

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SFE

Safeguard Scientifics

$10.85

-0.15 (-1.36%)

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MSI

Motorola Solutions

$97.28

1.42 (1.48%)

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ShotSpotter

$16.10

0.06 (0.37%)

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ShotSpotter

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ERIE

Erie Indemnity

$117.23

1.44 (1.24%)

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Apple

$179.10

2.91 (1.65%)

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SLM

Sallie Mae

$11.49

0.02 (0.17%)

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