Stocks in the Spotlight: FireEye, Inc. (FEYE), Antero Resources Corporation (AR), Service Corporation International (SCI)

FireEye, Inc. (FEYE) had a light trading with around 3.19M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.56M. The stock traded between $11.71 and $11.95 before closing at the price of $11.73 with -1.35% change on the day. The Milpitas California 95035 based company is currently trading 10.66% above its 52 week low of $10.6 and -40.24% below its 52 week high of $19.63. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 43.07 and $13.77 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

FireEye, Inc. provides cybersecurity solutions for detecting, preventing, analyzing, and resolving cyber-attacks. The company offers vector-specific appliance solutions that provide threat protection from network to endpoint for inbound and outbound network traffic that may contain sensitive information. It also offers Central Management System that provides cross-enterprise threat data correlation to identify and block attacks across multiple attack vectors; and Threat Analytics Platform to identify and respond to cyber threats by correlating enterprise-generated security event data from any security product with real-time threat intelligence, as well as Malware Analysis System to manually execute and inspect advanced malware, zero-day, and other advanced cyber-attacks embedded in files, email attachments, and Web objects. In addition, the company offers Network Forensics Platform that helps in detecting threats and view specific packets and sessions before, during, and after the attack to confirm what may have triggered a malware download or callback; Investigation Analysis System, a centralized analytical interface to the Network Forensics Platform; and Mandiant Intelligent Response that enables remote investigation of endpoints and allows security teams to collect targeted forensic data to identify attacker behavior, tools, and techniques. Further, it provides cloud-based subscription services; Security-as-a-Service; and incident response, compromise assessments, and related consulting, as well as training and professional, and customer support and maintenance services. FireEye, Inc. provides its products and services through distributors, resellers, and strategic partners in the United States, the Asia Pacific, Japan, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and others. The company was formerly known as NetForts, Inc. and changed its name to FireEye, Inc. in September 2005. FireEye, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 1.06% or $0.27 to close the day at $25.83 on light trading volume of 3.19M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.42M. The Denver Colorado 80202 based company has been underperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -1.6%, compared to the industry which has advanced 94.73% over the same period. With RSI of 55.49, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $34.19, making it a hold for now.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 569,000 net acres of oil and gas properties located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. It also owned and operated 182 miles of gas gathering pipelines in the Marcellus Shale; and 110 miles of low-pressure, high-pressure, and condensate pipelines in the Utica Shale. The company was formerly known as Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation and changed its name to Antero Resources Corporation in June 2013. Antero Resources Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Antero Resources Corporation is a subsidiary of Antero Resources Investment LLC.

Service Corporation International (SCI) shares were down in last trading by -0.35% to $31.64. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 8.58% over the past week and grew 9.67% in the past month. It is currently trading 10.8% above its 50 day moving average and 17.02% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -1.77% decrease in value from its one year high of $32.21. The RSI indicator value of 83.51, lead us to believe that it may reverse gains in the near term.

Service Corporation International, together with its subsidiaries, provides deathcare products and services in the United States and Canada. The company operates through Funeral and Cemetery segments. Its funeral service and cemetery operations comprise funeral service locations, cemeteries, funeral service/cemetery combination locations, crematoria, and related businesses. The company also provides professional services relating to funerals and cremations, including the use of funeral facilities and motor vehicles; arranging and directing services; and removal, preparation, embalming, and cremation services, as well as catering services. In addition, it offers funeral merchandise, including burial caskets and related accessories, urns and other cremation receptacles, outer burial containers, flowers, on-line and video tributes, stationery products, casket and cremation memorialization products, and other merchandise. Further, the company’s cemeteries provide cemetery property interment rights, including developed lots, lawn crypts, mausoleum spaces, niches, and other cremation memorialization and interment options; and sells cemetery merchandise and services, including memorial markers and bases, floral placements, graveside services, merchandise installation, and burial openings and closings, as well as offers preneed cemetery merchandise and services. Service Corporation International offers its products and services under the Dignity Memorial, Dignity Planning, National Cremation Society, Advantage, Funeraria del Angel, Making Everlasting Memories, Neptune Society, and Trident Society brands. As of December 31, 2015, it operated 1,535 funeral service locations; and 469 cemeteries, including 262 funeral service/cemetery combination locations covering 45 states, 8 Canadian provinces, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. The company was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

 

Stocks in Review: Antero Resources Corporation (AR), Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGYP), Aqua Metals, Inc. (AQMS)

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) traded within a range of $24.86 to $25.27 after opening the day at $25.01. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 6% so far this year. The stock was up close to 1.01% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $25.07 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -18.23% below its 52 week high of $30.66 and 16.88% above its 12-month low of $21.45. The shares are up by over 1.75% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 46.53 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 569,000 net acres of oil and gas properties located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. It also owned and operated 182 miles of gas gathering pipelines in the Marcellus Shale; and 110 miles of low-pressure, high-pressure, and condensate pipelines in the Utica Shale. The company was formerly known as Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation and changed its name to Antero Resources Corporation in June 2013. Antero Resources Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Antero Resources Corporation is a subsidiary of Antero Resources Investment LLC.

Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGYP) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 1.21% or $0.07 to close the day at $6.26 on light trading volume of 3.53M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 6.19M. The New York New York 10170 based company has been outperforming the drug manufacturers – other group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 81.98%, compared to the industry which has dropped -27.73% over the same period. With RSI of 51.79, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $11.5, making it a hold for now.

Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of drugs to treat gastrointestinal (GI) disorders and diseases. Its lead product candidate is plecanatide, a guanylyl cyclase C receptor agonist that is in Phase III clinical trials to treat chronic idiopathic constipation GI disorders; and for the treatment of constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome GI disorders. The company is also developing SP-333, which is in Phase II clinical trials to treat opioid induced constipation, as well as in Phase Ib clinical trials to treat ulcerative colitis. The company has a research collaboration with BIND Therapeutics, Inc. to develop ACCURINS for treatment of a range of cells with novel therapeutic payloads. Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. is headquartered in New York, New York.

Aqua Metals, Inc. (AQMS) gained $4.75 to close the day at a new closing price of $16.16, a 41.63% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 251.3% above its 52 week low of $4.77. A total of 3.52M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 188.75K. The stock, which fluctuated between $13.7 and $17.12 during the day, currently situated 14.37% above its 52 week high. The stock is up by 29.49% in the past one month and up by 60.32% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $16 and RSI of 74.88, the stock still has upside potential, making it a sell for now.

Aqua Metals, Inc. engages in the business of recycling lead. It has developed AquaRefining, a process for recycling lead acid batteries. The company was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Alameda, California.

 

Stocks To Watch: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT), GoPro, Inc. (GPRO), Antero Resources Corporation (AR)

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) traded within a range of $31.97 to $32.45 after opening the day at $32.33. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 4.77% so far this year. The stock was up close to 0.03% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $32.24 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -3.05% below its 52 week high of $33.36 and 33.8% above its 12-month low of $24.31. The shares are up by over 16.38% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 59.8 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes tires, and related products and services. The company offers various lines of rubber tires for automobiles, trucks, buses, aircrafts, motorcycles, earthmoving and mining equipment, farm implements, industrial equipment, and various other applications under the Goodyear, Dunlop, Kelly, Debica, Sava, Fulda, and various other Goodyear owned house brands, as well as private-label brands. It also retreads truck, aviation, and off-the-road tires; manufactures and sells tread rubber and other tire retreading materials; manufactures and sells rubber-related chemicals; and provides automotive repair services, and miscellaneous other products and services. In addition, the company sells natural rubber products. It operates approximately 1,100 tire and auto service center outlets, which offer products for retail sale, and provides automotive repair and other services. The company sells its products worldwide through a network of dealers, regional distributors, retail outlets, and retailers. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Akron, Ohio.

GoPro, Inc. (GPRO) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -1.79% or $-0.17 to close the day at $9.34 on active trading volume of 4.7M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.31M. The San Mateo California 94402 based company has been underperforming the photographic equipment & supplies group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -15.01%, compared to the industry which has dropped -12.07% over the same period. With RSI of 44.41, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $9.64, making it a hold for now.

GoPro, Inc. develops and sells mountable and wearable cameras, and accessories in the United States and internationally. The company offers HERO line of capture devices, such as cameras; and mounts comprising equipment-based mounts consisting of helmet, handlebar, roll bar, and grip and tripod mounts that enable consumers to capture content while engaged in a range of activities, as well as mounts that enable customers to wear the mount on their bodies, such as wrist housings, chest harnesses, and head straps. It also provides LCD Touch BacPac, Battery BacPac, Smart Remote, and Floaty Backdoor accessories, as well as spare batteries, charging accessories, cables to connect its GoPro cameras to television monitors, video transmitters and external microphones, flotation devices, dive filters, and anti-fogging solutions. In addition, the company offers GoPro Studio, a video editing tool that allows users to create professional quality videos from their content; and GoPro App that allows users to control GoPro cameras remotely using a smartphone or tablet. GoPro, Inc. markets and sells its products through retailers and distributors, as well as through its Website. The company was formerly known as Woodman Labs, Inc. and changed its name to GoPro, Inc. in February 2014. GoPro, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Mateo, California.

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) gained $0.03 to close the day at a new closing price of $25.44, a 0.12% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 18.6% above its 52 week low of $21.45. A total of 4.67M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 3.51M. The stock, which fluctuated between $24.76 and $25.53 during the day, currently situated -17.03% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 3.08% in the past one month and up by 3.2% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $34.26 and RSI of 50.12, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 569,000 net acres of oil and gas properties located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. It also owned and operated 182 miles of gas gathering pipelines in the Marcellus Shale; and 110 miles of low-pressure, high-pressure, and condensate pipelines in the Utica Shale. The company was formerly known as Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation and changed its name to Antero Resources Corporation in June 2013. Antero Resources Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Antero Resources Corporation is a subsidiary of Antero Resources Investment LLC.

 

3 Trending Stocks: Antero Resources Corporation (AR), Pixelworks, Inc. (PXLW), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 2.27% or $0.58 to close the day at $26.16 on light trading volume of 2.74M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.53M. The Denver Colorado 80202 based company has been underperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -3.25%, compared to the industry which has advanced 90.23% over the same period. With RSI of 57.86, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $34.26, making it a hold for now.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 569,000 net acres of oil and gas properties located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. It also owned and operated 182 miles of gas gathering pipelines in the Marcellus Shale; and 110 miles of low-pressure, high-pressure, and condensate pipelines in the Utica Shale. The company was formerly known as Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation and changed its name to Antero Resources Corporation in June 2013. Antero Resources Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Antero Resources Corporation is a subsidiary of Antero Resources Investment LLC.

Pixelworks, Inc. (PXLW) climbed 13.06% during last trading as the stock added $0.41 to finish the day at $3.55 with about 2.73M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 187.94K. The $89.99M market cap company, which fluctuated between $3.36 and $3.75 during the day, currently situated 190.98% above its 52 week low of $1.22 and 1.72% away from its one year high of $3.75. The RSI of 75.49 indicates the stock is overbought at the current levels, sell for now.

Pixelworks, Inc. designs, develops, and markets video and pixel processing semiconductors, intellectual property cores, software, and custom ASIC solutions for digital video applications. Its products allow manufacturers and developers of digital display and projection devices to manufacture screens of various sizes that display the highest video quality with minimum power consumption. The company provides video display processor products, including imageprocessor (integrated circuits) ICs, such as embedded microprocessors, digital signal processing technology, and software that control the operations and signal processing within projectors and high-resolution flat panels; video co-processor ICs that work with an image processor to post-process video signals to enhance the performance or feature set of the overall video solution; and networked display ICs, which combines video sharing capabilities with video image processing, wireless connectivity, and Internet connection to ensure high quality, multi-source video output, and enhanced value to its projection display customers. It also has an intellectual property portfolio of 135 patents related to the visual display of digital image data. The company sells its products through a direct sales force, distributors, and manufacturers’ representatives worldwide. Pixelworks, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) saw its value increase by 3.14% as the stock gained $0.65 to finish the day at a closing price of $21.35. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $17.2-$53.14 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $20.55 to $21.9 during the day, are down by -34% in the past three months and down by -54.01% over the past six months. It is currently trading -1.18% below its 20 day moving average and -6.65% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $30.86 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 44.54. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc., an airport general use car rental company, engages in the car rental business in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East, and New Zealand. It operates the Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty, and Firefly car rental brands in approximately 9,980 corporate and licensee locations throughout approximately 150 countries. The company provides car rental for small and mid-sized businesses, meetings and conventions, associations/group programs, diversity programs, and government and military travelers. It offers airport general use car rental services serving approximately 1,635 airport locations in the U.S. and approximately 1,320 airport locations internationally. In addition, the company owns the vehicle leasing and fleet management business that operates the Hertz 24/7 hourly car rental business in international markets; and sells vehicles through its Rent2Buy program. Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. is based in Estero, Florida.

 

3 Trending Stocks: Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW), Gentex Corporation (GNTX), Antero Resources Corporation (AR)

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.16% or $-0.02 to close the day at $12.14 on light trading volume of 3.53M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.52M. The Houston Texas 77094 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 128.2%, compared to the industry which has advanced 103.39% over the same period. With RSI of 40.01, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $10.17, making it a hold for now.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Gentex Corporation (GNTX) fell -1.15% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.24 to finish the day at $20.65 with about 3.53M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.21M. The $5.92B market cap company, which fluctuated between $20.53 and $21 during the day, currently situated 61.98% above its 52 week low of $13.02 and -5.66% away from its one year high of $21.89. The RSI of 50.76 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Gentex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets automatic-dimming rearview mirrors and electronics for the automotive industry; dimmable aircraft windows for the aviation industry; and commercial smoke alarms and signaling devices for the fire protection industry worldwide. It offers automotive products, including interior and exterior electrochromic automatic-dimming rearview mirrors, automotive electronics, and interior and exterior non-automatic-dimming rearview mirrors with electronic features for automotive passenger cars, light trucks, pick-up trucks, sport utility vehicles, and vans for original equipment manufacturers, tier one automotive mirror manufacturers, and various aftermarket and accessory customers. The company also provides photoelectric smoke detectors and alarms, audible and visual signaling alarms, electrochemical carbon monoxide detectors and alarms, and bells and speakers for use in fire detection systems in office buildings, hotels, and other commercial and residential establishments. Gentex Corporation sells its fire protection products directly, as well as through sales managers and manufacturer representative organizations to fire protection and security product distributors, electrical wholesale houses, and original equipment manufacturers of fire protection systems. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Zeeland, Michigan.

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) saw its value increase by 0.98% as the stock gained $0.24 to finish the day at a closing price of $24.65. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $21.45-$30.66 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $24.47 to $24.89 during the day, are down by -6.88% in the past three months and down by -5.34% over the past six months. It is currently trading -1.85% below its 20 day moving average and -1.62% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $34.3 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 45.03. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 569,000 net acres of oil and gas properties located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. It also owned and operated 182 miles of gas gathering pipelines in the Marcellus Shale; and 110 miles of low-pressure, high-pressure, and condensate pipelines in the Utica Shale. The company was formerly known as Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation and changed its name to Antero Resources Corporation in June 2013. Antero Resources Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Antero Resources Corporation is a subsidiary of Antero Resources Investment LLC.

 

Stocks In Queue: Antero Resources Corporation (AR), CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF), Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) fell -4.68% during last trading as the stock lost $-1.21 to finish the day at $24.63 with about 4.3M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.53M. The $7.73B market cap company, which fluctuated between $24.39 and $25.55 during the day, currently situated 14.83% above its 52 week low of $21.45 and -19.67% away from its one year high of $30.66. The RSI of 44.62 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 569,000 net acres of oil and gas properties located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. It also owned and operated 182 miles of gas gathering pipelines in the Marcellus Shale; and 110 miles of low-pressure, high-pressure, and condensate pipelines in the Utica Shale. The company was formerly known as Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation and changed its name to Antero Resources Corporation in June 2013. Antero Resources Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Antero Resources Corporation is a subsidiary of Antero Resources Investment LLC.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) dropped $-1.12 to close the day at a new closing price of $35.39, a -3.07% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 74.77% above its 52 week low of $20.77. A total of 4.16M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 6.05M. The stock, which fluctuated between $35.12 and $36.28 during the day, currently situated -4.79% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 11.89% in the past one month and up by 45.93% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $31.6 and RSI of 61.11, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. manufactures and distributes nitrogen fertilizers and other nitrogen products worldwide. The company operates through Ammonia, Granular Urea, UAN, AN, Other, and Phosphate segments. Its primary nitrogen fertilizer products include ammonia, granular urea, urea ammonium nitrate, and ammonium nitrate. The company also provides diesel exhaust fluid, urea liquor, nitric acid, and aqua ammonia as well as compound fertilizer product, such as nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium fertilizer. It offers products primarily to cooperatives, independent fertilizer distributors, farmers, and industrial users. CF Industries Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is based in Deerfield, Illinois.

Akorn, Inc. (AKRX) had a active trading with around 4.12M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.69M. The stock traded between $17.74 and $19.6 before closing at the price of $18.29 with -6.92% change on the day. The Lake Forest Illinois 60045 based company is currently trading 4.1% above its 52 week low of $17.57 and -48.33% below its 52 week high of $35.4. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 27.54 and $27.54 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Akorn, Inc., a specialty generic pharmaceutical company, develops, manufactures, and markets generic and branded prescription pharmaceuticals, as well as private-label over-the-counter (OTC) consumer health products and animal health pharmaceuticals in the United States and internationally. It operates in two segments, Prescription Pharmaceuticals and Consumer Health. The Prescription Pharmaceuticals segment markets generic and branded ophthalmics, injectables, oral liquids, otics, topicals, inhalants, and nasal sprays. This segment’s generic products include Atropine Sulfate Ophthalmic Solution; Clobetasol Propionate Ointment; Dehydrated Alcohol Injection; Ephedrine Sulfate Injection; Hydralazine Hydrochloride Injection; Lidocaine Ointment; Methylene Blue Injection; Myorisan Soft Gelatin Capsules; Nembutal Sodium Solution; and Progesterone Capsules. The Consumer Health segment markets branded and private label animal health products, as well as OTC products for the treatment of dry eye under the TheraTears brand name. This segment also markets other OTC consumer health products, including Mag-Ox, a magnesium supplement, as well as the Diabetic Tussin line of cough and cold products. Akorn, Inc. was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois.

 

Stocks Trending Alert: Antero Resources Corporation (AR), Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD), Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM)

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) saw its value decrease by -0.23% as the stock dropped $-0.06 to finish the day at a closing price of $25.84. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $21.45-$30.66 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $25.65 to $26.26 during the day, are up by 0.62% in the past three months and down by -0.19% over the past six months. It is currently trading 3.58% above its 20 day moving average and 3.1% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $34.3 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 60.49.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 569,000 net acres of oil and gas properties located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. It also owned and operated 182 miles of gas gathering pipelines in the Marcellus Shale; and 110 miles of low-pressure, high-pressure, and condensate pipelines in the Utica Shale. The company was formerly known as Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation and changed its name to Antero Resources Corporation in June 2013. Antero Resources Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Antero Resources Corporation is a subsidiary of Antero Resources Investment LLC.

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD) shares were down in last trading by -3.34% to $14.78. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -5.68% over the past week and grew 13.87% in the past month. It is currently trading 12.52% above its 50 day moving average and -7.22% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -23.89% decrease in value from its one year high of $19.42. The RSI indicator value of 54.69, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. owns and operates senior living communities in the United States. It operates through five segments: Retirement Centers, Assisted Living, Continuing Care Retirement Centers (CCRCs) – Rental, Brookdale Ancillary Services, and Management Services. The Retirement Centers segment owns or leases communities comprising independent living and assisted living units in a single community that are primarily designed for middle to upper income senior citizens. The Assisted Living segment owns or leases communities consisting of freestanding, multi-story communities, and freestanding single story communities, which offer housing and 24-hour assistance with activities of daily life to mid-acuity frail and elderly residents. This segment also operates memory care communities for residents with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. The CCRCs – Rental segment owns or leases communities that offer various living arrangements and services to accommodate various levels of physical ability and health. The Brookdale Ancillary Services segment provides outpatient therapy, home health, and hospice services to residents of its communities, as well as to other senior living communities. The Management Services segment operates communities under the management agreements. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 130 retirement center communities with 24,486 units; 915 assisted living communities with 62,567 units; and 78 CCRCs with 21,367 units, as well as owned or leased 959 communities with 81,067 units and provided management services with respect to 164 communities with 27,353 units for third parties or unconsolidated ventures. Brookdale Senior Living Inc. is headquartered in Brentwood, Tennessee.

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) traded within a range of $18.64 to $19.2 after opening the day at $19.07. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -1.06% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.9% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $18.72 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -37.6% below its 52 week high of $30 and 0.11% above its 12-month low of $18.64. The shares are down by over -14.83% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 35.53 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer of fresh, natural, and organic food in the United States. The company’s retail stores offer fresh produce, bulk foods, vitamins and supplements, grocery, meat and seafood, deli, bakery, dairy, frozen foods, body care and natural household items, beer and wine, and dairy alternatives. As of November 3, 2016, it operated 252 stores in 13 states. Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.

 

Three Movers to Watch for: GoPro, Inc. (GPRO), Team Health Holdings, Inc. (TMH), Antero Resources Corporation (AR)

GoPro, Inc. (GPRO) grew with the stock adding 0.3% or $0.03 to close at $10.03 on light trading volume of 2.61M compared its three months average trading volume of 4.58M. The San Mateo California 94402 based company operating under the Photographic Equipment & Supplies industry has been trending down for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now -5.47% down for the period and up by 15.15% so far this year. With price target of $9.71 and a 17.45% rebound from 52-week low, GoPro, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

GoPro, Inc. develops and sells mountable and wearable cameras, and accessories in the United States and internationally. The company offers HERO line of capture devices, such as cameras; and mounts comprising equipment-based mounts consisting of helmet, handlebar, roll bar, and grip and tripod mounts that enable consumers to capture content while engaged in a range of activities, as well as mounts that enable customers to wear the mount on their bodies, such as wrist housings, chest harnesses, and head straps. It also provides LCD Touch BacPac, Battery BacPac, Smart Remote, and Floaty Backdoor accessories, as well as spare batteries, charging accessories, cables to connect its GoPro cameras to television monitors, video transmitters and external microphones, flotation devices, dive filters, and anti-fogging solutions. In addition, the company offers GoPro Studio, a video editing tool that allows users to create professional quality videos from their content; and GoPro App that allows users to control GoPro cameras remotely using a smartphone or tablet. GoPro, Inc. markets and sells its products through retailers and distributors, as well as through its Website. The company was formerly known as Woodman Labs, Inc. and changed its name to GoPro, Inc. in February 2014. GoPro, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Mateo, California.

Team Health Holdings, Inc. (TMH) dropped $-0.01 to close the day at a new closing price of $43.41, a -0.02% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 40.8% above its 52 week low of $30.83. A total of 2.6M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 2.64M. The stock, which fluctuated between $43.4 and $43.45 during the day, currently situated -12.3% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 0.14% in the past one month and up by 8.66% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $43 and RSI of 56.86, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Team Health Holdings, Inc. provides outsourced healthcare professional staffing and administrative services to hospitals and other healthcare providers in the United States. It recruits and contracts with healthcare professionals who then provide professional services in third-party healthcare facilities. The company offers a range of services, including recruiting, scheduling, and credential coordination of clinical and non-clinical medical professionals; coding, billing, and collecting fees for services provided by medical professionals; administrative support services, such as payroll, professional liability insurance coverage, continuing medical education services, and management training; claims and risk management services; and standardized procedures and operational consulting, as well as provides experienced medical directors. It offers outsourced physician staffing and administrative services in emergency medicine; hospital medicine; anesthesiology; inpatient services; scribes; ambulatory care; pediatrics; post-acute care; and other healthcare services. The company also offers healthcare management physician-related services; and non-physician staffing services, such as para-professional providers, nursing, specialty technicians, and administrative staffing to military and government facilities. In addition, it provides medical call center services, such as physician after-hours call coverage, community nurse lines, emergency department advice calls, physician referral, class scheduling, appointment scheduling, and Web response. The company serves approximately 3,400 civilian and military hospitals, clinics, and physician groups in 47 states through healthcare professionals, such as physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, certified registered nurse anesthetists, and registered nurses. Team Health Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) shares were up in last trading by 0.62% to $25.9. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 0.47% over the past week and grew 6.72% in the past month. It is currently trading 3.45% above its 50 day moving average and -2.12% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -15.53% decrease in value from its one year high of $30.66. The RSI indicator value of 61.17, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 569,000 net acres of oil and gas properties located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. It also owned and operated 182 miles of gas gathering pipelines in the Marcellus Shale; and 110 miles of low-pressure, high-pressure, and condensate pipelines in the Utica Shale. The company was formerly known as Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation and changed its name to Antero Resources Corporation in June 2013. Antero Resources Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Antero Resources Corporation is a subsidiary of Antero Resources Investment LLC.

 

Investor’s Alert: Xilinx, Inc. (XLNX), Antero Resources Corporation (AR), Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX)

Xilinx, Inc. (XLNX) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 1.65% or $0.96 to close the day at $58.92 on lower than average trading volume of 2.78M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.78M. The San Jose California 95124 based company has been outperforming the semiconductor – integrated circuits companies by 18.2884% for last three months and its recent gains have offset losses to -2.41% YTD, versus the semiconductor – integrated circuits industry which is up 6.05% for the same period. The RSI of 56.95 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Xilinx, Inc. designs and develops programmable devices and associated technologies worldwide. Its programmable devices comprise integrated circuits (ICs) in the form of programmable logic devices (PLDs), such as programmable system on chips, and three dimensional ICs; software design tools to program the PLDs; targeted reference designs; printed circuit boards; and intellectual property (IP). The company also offers development boards; development kits, including hardware, design tools, IP, and reference designs that are designed to streamline and accelerate the development of domain-specific and market-specific applications; and configuration products, such as one-time programmable and in-system programmable storage devices to configure field programmable gate arrays. In addition, it provides design services, customer training, field engineering, and technical support. The company offers its products to electronic equipment manufacturers in end markets, such as wired and wireless communications, industrial, scientific and medical, aerospace and defense, audio, video and broadcast, consumer, automotive, and test and measurement. Xilinx, Inc. sells its products through a network of independent distributors; and through direct sales to original equipment manufacturers and electronic manufacturing service providers by a network of independent sales representative firms and by a direct sales management organization. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) had a light trading with around 2.78M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.58M. The stock traded between $25.69 and $26.23 before closing at the price of $25.85 with 1.37% change on the day. The Error based company is currently trading 20.51% above its 52 week low of $21.45 and -15.69% below its 52 week high of $30.66. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 60.32 and $34.33 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 569,000 net acres of oil and gas properties located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. It also owned and operated 182 miles of gas gathering pipelines in the Marcellus Shale; and 110 miles of low-pressure, high-pressure, and condensate pipelines in the Utica Shale. The company was formerly known as Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation and changed its name to Antero Resources Corporation in June 2013. Antero Resources Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Antero Resources Corporation is a subsidiary of Antero Resources Investment LLC.

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) traded within a range of $7.89 to $8.37 after opening the day at $8.33. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -9.07% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.79% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $8.02 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -32.43% below its 52 week high of $11.87 and 208.46% above its 12-month low of $2.6. The shares are down by over -20.36% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 34.23 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides specialty services to the offshore energy industry primarily in the Gulf of Mexico, North Sea, the Asia Pacific, and West Africa regions. It operates through three segments: Well Intervention, Robotics, and Production Facilities. The company engineers, manages, and conducts well construction, intervention, and abandonment operations in water depths ranging from 200 to 10,000 feet; and operates remotely operated vehicles (ROVs), trenchers, and ROVDrills for offshore construction, maintenance, and well intervention services. It also offers well intervention; intervention engineering; production enhancement; inspection, repair, and maintenance of production structures, trees, jumpers, risers, pipelines, and subsea equipment; and life of field support. In addition, the company provides reclamation and remediation services; well plugging and abandonment services; pipeline abandonment services; and site inspections. Further, it engages in the installation of subsea pipelines, flowlines, control umbilicals, manifold assemblies, and risers; burial of pipelines; installation and tie-in of riser and manifold assembly; commissioning, testing, and inspection activities; and provision of cable and umbilical lay, and connection services. Additionally, the company offers oil and natural gas processing services to oil and natural gas companies; and fast response system services. It serves independent oil and gas producers and suppliers, pipeline transmission companies, alternative energy companies, and offshore engineering and construction firms. The company was formerly known as Cal Dive International, Inc. and changed its name to Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. in March 2006. Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. was incorporated in 1979 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

 

Trader’s Round Up: Huntsman Corporation (HUN), Antero Resources Corporation (AR), Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG)

Huntsman Corporation (HUN) grew with the stock adding 1.92% or $0.38 to close at $20.15 on light trading volume of 2.11M compared its three months average trading volume of 2.52M. The Salt Lake City Utah 84108 based company operating under the Chemicals – Major Diversified industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 144.98% up for the period and up by 5.61% so far this year. With price target of $21.5 and a 171.85% rebound from 52-week low, Huntsman Corporation has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Huntsman Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells differentiated organic and inorganic chemical products worldwide. The company operates in five segments: Polyurethanes, Performance Products, Advanced Materials, Textile Effects, and Pigments and Additives. The Polyurethanes segment offers polyurethane chemicals, including methyl diphenyl diisocyanate, propylene oxide, polyols, propylene glycol, thermoplastic polyurethane, aniline, and methyl tertiary-butyl ether products, which are used to produce rigid and flexible foams, as well as coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomers. The Performance Products segment provides amines, carbonates, surfactants, linear alkyl benzene, maleic anhydride, other performance chemicals, ethylene glycol, olefins, and technology licenses. The Advanced Materials segment offers basic liquid and solid epoxy resins; specialty resin compounds; cross-linking, matting, and curing agents; and epoxy, acrylic, and polyurethane-based formulations. The Textile Effects segment provides textile chemicals, dyes, and inks. The Pigments and Additives segment offers titanium dioxide, functional additives, color pigments, timber treatment, and water treatment chemicals. The company’s products are used in various applications, including adhesives, aerospace, automotive, construction products, personal care and hygiene, durable and non-durable consumer products, electronics, medical, packaging, paints and coatings, power generation, refining, synthetic fiber, textile chemicals, and dye industries. Huntsman Corporation was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) dropped $-0.16 to close the day at a new closing price of $25.5, a -0.62% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 18.88% above its 52 week low of $21.45. A total of 2.11M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 3.58M. The stock, which fluctuated between $25.41 and $25.68 during the day, currently situated -16.83% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 6.12% in the past one month and down by -6.25% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $34.33 and RSI of 56.22, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 569,000 net acres of oil and gas properties located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. It also owned and operated 182 miles of gas gathering pipelines in the Marcellus Shale; and 110 miles of low-pressure, high-pressure, and condensate pipelines in the Utica Shale. The company was formerly known as Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation and changed its name to Antero Resources Corporation in June 2013. Antero Resources Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Antero Resources Corporation is a subsidiary of Antero Resources Investment LLC.

Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG) shares were down in last trading by -0.28% to $7.13. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -8.94% over the past week and grew 0.42% in the past month. It is currently trading 3.14% above its 50 day moving average and 20.64% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -9.52% decrease in value from its one year high of $7.88. The RSI indicator value of 48.33, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Vonage Holdings Corp. provides communications services connecting people through cloud-connected devices worldwide. It offers various business services, including basic dial tone, call queue, conferencing, call groups, mobile functionality, CRM integration, and detailed analytics, as well as Vonage Essential services. The company also provides home telephone replacement services through various service plans with basic features, such as voicemail, call waiting, call forwarding, simulring, visual voicemail, and extensions, as well as area code selection, virtual phone number, and Web-enabled voicemail. Its primary home telephone offering is Vonage World that offers unlimited domestic calling; calling to landline phones in approximately 60 countries; and calling to mobile phones in various countries. mobile services, including Vonage Mobile, a mobile application that provides free calling and messaging between users who have the application, as well as international calling to other phone; and Vonage-enabled devices, which allow customers to use the Internet connection for their computer and telephones at the same time. Further, it offers high-speed broadband Internet service that allows calls over the Internet either from a telephone through a Vonage-enabled device, or through soft phone software, or mobile client applications. The company sells its products through its sales agents, Websites, toll free numbers, and regional and national retailers for consumers and businesses in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 2.5 million consumer subscriber lines and business seats. The company was incorporated in 2000 and is headquartered in Holmdel, New Jersey.