Halcon Resources Corporation (HK) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 2.76% or $0.22 to close the day at $8.19 on light trading volume of 0.84M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.98M. The Houston Texas 77002 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 130.7%, compared to the industry which has advanced 24.78% over the same period. With RSI of 75.22, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $52.94, making it a hold for now.
Halcón Resources Corporation, an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, production, exploration, and development of onshore oil and natural gas properties in the United States. The company primarily holds interests the Bakken/Three Forks Formations comprising approximately 123,000 net acres of area in North Dakota; and East Texas Eagle Ford Formations covering approximately 92,000 acres of area in Brazos, Burleson, and Robertson counties. As of December 31, 2014, it had estimated proved reserves of approximately 146.8 million barrels of oil equivalent comprising 120.7 million barrels of crude oil, 13.0 million barrels of natural gas liquids, and 78.4 billion cubic feet of natural gas. The company was formerly known as RAM Energy Resources, Inc. and changed its name to Halcón Resources Corporation in February 2012. Halcón Resources Corporation is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Callidus Software Inc. (CALD) retreated with the stock falling -0.39% or $-0.07 to close at $18.1 on light trading volume of 0.84M compared its three months average trading volume of 534.48K. The Dublin California 94568 based company operating under the Business Software & Services industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 2.43% up for the period and down by -2.53% so far this year. With price target of $23.25 and a 57.67% rebound from 52-week low, Callidus Software Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.
Callidus Software Inc. provides enterprise software and related services to telecommunications, insurance, banking, and technology markets worldwide. It offers Marketing Automation to generate sales leads by capturing intelligence about buyers’ behaviors and engaging them across multiple channels; Territory and Quota to evaluate territory, quota distribution plans, and strategies for meeting corporate sales goals; Enablement that provides sales content at each step of the sales cycle; Litmos Learning Management System for training; Litmos Content to create courses that can be published to desktop browsers and mobile devices; Litmos Healthcare, a cloud based solution; and Sales Performance Manager to set targeted coaching plans to the individual sales professional. The company also provides Configure-Price-Quote to guide sales representatives through the quoting process; Commissions that streamlines the design and management of incentive compensation programs and commission payments; Contract Lifecycle Management, a centralized repository for contract data; Incentive Compensation Management to deliver automation in incentive and bonus plan configuration, plan payout, and producer management; Producer Pro to manage producer hierarchies, licenses, appointments, education, correspondence, and book of business; and MySalesGame to drive performance-improving behavioral change. In addition, it offers Clicktools that provide self-service tools to collect, centralize, and act on customer feedback; Thunderbridge to combine big data technology with analytics and visualizations; WorkFlow to optimize critical business processes and drive collaboration; and Data Hub that synchronizes sales opportunities, product catalogs, and human resource information across various applications, as well as provides professional, business process outsourcing, maintenance and technical support, and educational services. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Dublin, California.
The Clorox Company (CLX) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.03% or $-0.04 to close the day at $126.53 on lower than average trading volume of 0.84M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 950.55K. The Oakland California 94612 based company has been outperforming the housewares & accessories companies by -5.6619% for last three months and its recent losses have trimmed gains to 1.59% YTD, versus the housewares & accessories industry which is up 10.32% for the same period. The RSI of 48.01 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.
The Clorox Company manufactures and markets consumer and professional products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Cleaning, Household, Lifestyle, and International. The company offers laundry additives, including bleach products under the Clorox and Clorox 2 stain fighter and color booster brand names; home care products under the Clorox, Formula 409, Liquid-Plumr, Pine-Sol, S.O.S, and Tilex brand names; naturally derived products under the Green Works brand name; and professional cleaning and disinfecting products under the Clorox, Dispatch, Aplicare, HealthLink, and Clorox Healthcare brand names. It also provides charcoal products under the Kingsford and Match Light brand names; cat litter products under the Fresh Step, Scoop Away, and Ever Clean brand names; digestive health products under the Renew Life brand name; and bags, wraps, and containers under the Glad brand name. In addition, the company offers dressings and sauces under the Hidden Valley, KC Masterpiece, and Soy Vay brand names; water-filtration systems and filters under the Brita brand name; and natural personal care products under the Burts Bees brand name. Further, it markets its products under the PinoLuz, Ayudin, Limpido, Clorinda, Poett, Mistolin, Lestoil, Bon Bril, Agua Jane, and Chux brand names. The company sells its products primarily through mass retail outlets, e-commerce channels, wholesale distributors, and medical supply distributors to mass merchandisers, warehouse clubs, and grocery stores and wholesalers, as well as dollar, military, and other retail stores. The Clorox Company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Oakland, California.