3 Trending Stocks: Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR), ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON), Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (SINO)

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -1.06% or $-0.03 to close the day at $3.28 on active trading volume of 21.92M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 20.03M. The Norwalk Connecticut 06851 based company has been underperforming the telecom services – domestic group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -15.23%, compared to the industry which has advanced 8.7% over the same period. With RSI of 37.75, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $4.65, making it a hold for now.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON) climbed 5.66% during last trading as the stock added $0.8 to finish the day at $14.94 with about 21.42M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 6.75M. The $6.21B market cap company, which fluctuated between $14.58 and $15.86 during the day, currently situated 114.35% above its 52 week low of $6.99 and 4.55% away from its one year high of $15.86. The RSI of 75.83 indicates the stock is overbought at the current levels, sell for now.

ON Semiconductor Corporation manufactures and sells semiconductor components for various electronic devices worldwide. Its Application Products Group segment provides analog, mixed-signal, and advanced logic application specific integrated circuit and application specific standard product solutions; and solutions for voltage and current options, as well as foundry and manufacturing services, including integrated passive devices technology, integrated circuit (IC) design, packaging, and silicon technology offerings. The company’s Image Sensor Group segment offers complementary metal oxide semiconductor and charge-coupled device image sensors, proximity sensors, and image signal processors. Its Standard Products Group segment provides discrete and integrated semiconductor products that perform application functions, such as power switching, signal conditioning, circuit protection, signal amplification, and voltage reference; and develops lower capacitance protection and integrated signal conditioning products to support data transmission rates, micro packages, and switching and rectification technologies. The company’s System Solutions Group segment supplies analog and mixed signal ICs, digital signal processors, analog and digital tuners, intelligent power modules, and memory and discrete semiconductors. ON Semiconductor Corporation’s devices are used in various end-products, such as automotive electronics, smartphones, media tablets, wearable electronics, computers, servers, industrial building and home automation systems, consumer white goods, imaging systems, LED lighting, power supplies, networking and telecom equipment, medical diagnostics, imaging and hearing health, and sensor networks, as well as the Internet-of-Things. The company serves original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and electronic manufacturing service providers. ON Semiconductor Corp. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.

Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (SINO) saw its value increase by 72.79% as the stock gained $1.98 to finish the day at a closing price of $4.7. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $0.4-$14.2 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $3.19 to $5.1 during the day, are up by 305.21% in the past three months and up by 139.8% over the past six months. It is currently trading 63.51% above its 20 day moving average and 47.54% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $0 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 76. The technical indicator do not lead us to believe the stock will see more gains any time soon.

Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. provides shipping agency and inland transportation management services in the United States, the People’s Republic of China, Australia, and Canada. Its shipping agency services include loading/discharging and protective services. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Roslyn, New York.

 

3 Stocks in Focus: United States Steel Corporation (X), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR), Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (GBSN)

United States Steel Corporation (X) climbed 8.25% during last trading as the stock added $2.85 to finish the day at $37.38 with about 29.64M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 18.38M. The $6.65B market cap company, which fluctuated between $34.55 and $37.5 during the day, currently situated 465.17% above its 52 week low of $6.94 and -4.36% away from its one year high of $39.14. The RSI of 60.71 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) dropped $-0.02 to close the day at a new closing price of $3.28, a -0.61% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 9.09% above its 52 week low of $3.1. A total of 22.78M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 19.97M. The stock, which fluctuated between $3.26 and $3.34 during the day, currently situated -38.56% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -9.64% in the past one month and up by 4.37% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $4.65 and RSI of 36.2, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (GBSN) had a light trading with around 21.74M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 68.16M. The stock traded between $0.0015 and $0.0017 before closing at the price of $0 with 0% change on the day. The Salt Lake City Utah 84111 based company is currently trading 0% below its 52 week low of $0.001 and 0% below its 52 week high of $276360. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 0 and $1575840 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Great Basin Scientific, Inc., a molecular diagnostic testing company, develops and commercializes molecular diagnostic systems that are designed to test hospital-acquired infections. The company’s platform provides C. diff test, a rapid medical diagnostic test for the detection of C. diff, a gram-positive bacteria that causes severe diarrhea and other intestinal disorders. It also provides Group B streptococcus test, which is used to detect Group B streptococcus from an anal/vaginal swab of a pregnant woman. The company’s assays in clinical trials include Staphylococcus identification and resistance blood infection panel that is designed to identify species of staphylococcus infections, detect the mecA gene that confers drug resistance directly from positive blood cultures, and provide information on the antibiotic resistance profile of the bacteria; and Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli (E. coli) test that identifies shiga toxin produced by E. coli. Its assays under development include Staphyloccocus aureus (SA) pre-surgical nasal screen, a rapid test for the presence of SA in the nasal passages of a pre-surgical patient; Stool bacterial pathogenic panel, which is designed to detect the causes of food poisoning; Candida blood infections panel that is designed to identify the five species of Candida directly from positive blood cultures; Pertussis test for contagious respiratory disease caused by the bacterium Bordetella pertussis; and CT/NG test for chlamydia tracomatis/neisseria gonorrhoeae. The company sells its diagnostic tests through a direct sales force in the United States, as well as through distributors in the European Union and New Zealand. The company was formerly known as Diagnostic Micro Arrays, Inc. and changed its name to Great Basin Scientific, Inc. in April 2006. Great Basin Scientific, Inc. is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah.

 

3 Stocks in Focus: Zynga Inc. (ZNGA), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR), Sabre Corporation (SABR)

Zynga Inc. (ZNGA) climbed 1.18% during last trading as the stock added $0.03 to finish the day at $2.57 with about 27.67M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 9.35M. The $2.28B market cap company, which fluctuated between $2.43 and $2.58 during the day, currently situated 44.38% above its 52 week low of $1.78 and -16.56% away from its one year high of $3.08. The RSI of 41.89 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Zynga Inc. develops, markets, and operates social games as live services played on the Internet, social networking sites, and mobile platforms in the United States, North America, Asia, and the European Union. It offers its online social games primarily under the Slots, Words With Friends, Zynga Poker, and FarmVille franchises. The company’s games are accessible on mobile platforms, Facebook, and other social networks, as well as Zynga.com. It also provides advertising services to advertising agencies and brokers. The company was formerly known as Zynga Game Network Inc. and changed its name to Zynga Inc. in November 2010. Zynga Inc. was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) dropped $-0.06 to close the day at a new closing price of $3.27, a -1.8% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 8.76% above its 52 week low of $3.1. A total of 24.34M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 20.24M. The stock, which fluctuated between $3.26 and $3.35 during the day, currently situated -38.75% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -12.8% in the past one month and up by 8.06% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $4.65 and RSI of 35.43, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

Sabre Corporation (SABR) had a active trading with around 23.53M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.59M. The stock traded between $21.42 and $23.43 before closing at the price of $22.21 with -10.48% change on the day. The Southlake Texas 76092 based company is currently trading 2.8% above its 52 week low of $21.42 and -24.29% below its 52 week high of $29.76. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 20.52 and $30.73 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Sabre Corporation provides technology solutions to the travel and tourism industry. The company operates through two segments, Travel Network, and Airline and Hospitality Solutions. The Travel Network segment operates a business-to-business travel marketplace that offers travel content, such as inventory, prices, and availability from a range of travel suppliers, including airlines, hotels, car rental brands, rail carriers, cruise lines, and tour operators with a network of travel buyers comprising online and offline travel agencies, travel management companies, and corporate travel departments. The Airline and Hospitality Solutions segment offers a portfolio of software technology products and solutions through software-as-a-service and hosted delivery models to airlines, hotel properties, and other travel suppliers. This segment provides SabreSonic Customer Sales & Service, a reservation system that provides capabilities around managing sales and customer service across an airline’s diverse touch points; Sabre AirVision Marketing & Planning, a set of airline commercial planning solutions; and Sabre AirCentre Enterprise Operations, a set of solutions for the holistic planning and management of airline, airport, and customer operations. In addition, this segment offers software and solutions to hotel properties comprising central reservation system, property management solution, and marketing and consulting services. Sabre Corporation was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Southlake, Texas.

 

3 Notable Runners: Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW), GoPro, Inc. (GPRO), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)

Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 4.96% or $0.17 to close the day at $3.6 on lower than average trading volume of 16.88M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 7.47M. The Richmond Virginia 23230 based company has been outperforming the life insurance companies by -14.2751% for last three months and its recent losses have pulled the stock down -5.51% YTD, versus the life insurance industry which is up 3.34% for the same period. The RSI of 45.46 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Genworth Financial, Inc. provides insurance and homeownership solutions in the United States and internationally. It operates through five segments: U.S. Mortgage Insurance, Canada Mortgage Insurance, Australia Mortgage Insurance, U.S. Life Insurance, and Runoff. The U.S. Mortgage Insurance segment offers mortgage insurance products primarily insure prime-based and individually underwritten residential mortgage loans. The Canada Mortgage Insurance segment provides flow mortgage insurance; and bulk mortgage insurance products and services that aid in the sale of mortgages to the capital markets, as well as helps lenders manage capital and risk in Canada. The Australia Mortgage Insurance segment offers flow mortgage insurance, as well as bulk mortgage insurance that aids in the sale of mortgages to the capital markets in Australia. The U.S. Life Insurance segment offers long-term care insurance products, as well as service traditional life insurance and fixed annuity products in the United States. The Runoff segment covers non-strategic products, which primarily include variable annuity, variable life insurance, institutional, corporate-owned life insurance, and accident and health insurance products. This segment’s institutional products include funding agreements, funding agreements backing notes, and guaranteed investment contracts. It distributes its products and services primarily through appointed independent producers, financial intermediaries, employer groups, and sales specialists. Genworth Financial, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

GoPro, Inc. (GPRO) had a light trading with around 15.2M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.57M. The stock traded between $9.4 and $9.85 before closing at the price of $9.58 with -12.67% change on the day. The San Mateo California 94402 based company is currently trading 12.18% above its 52 week low of $8.54 and -45.81% below its 52 week high of $17.68. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 47.02 and $9.64 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

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.

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) traded within a range of $3.37 to $3.44 after opening the day at $3.37. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 1.18% so far this year. The stock was up close to 1.48% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $3.42 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -35.94% below its 52 week high of $5.85 and 13.74% above its 12-month low of $3.1. The shares are up by over 4.01% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 45.89 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

 

3 Stocks to Watch For: Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR), Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGYP)

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC) saw its value decrease by -1.62% as the stock dropped $-0.17 to finish the day at a closing price of $10.35. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $10.01-$13.97 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $10.19 to $10.57 during the day, are down by -11.6% in the past three months and down by -20.52% over the past six months. It is currently trading -4.9% below its 20 day moving average and -2.99% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $12.68 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 39.59.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. is a publicly traded real estate investment trust. The firm primarily acquires across the United States single tenant operationally essential real estate, which refers to generally free-standing, commercial real estate facilities where tenants conduct retail, service or distribution activities that are essential to the generation of their sales and profits. The firm was formerly known as Spirit Finance Corp. Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. was formed on August 14, 2003 and is domiciled in the United States.

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) shares were down in last trading by -2.29% to $3.41. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -0.87% over the past week and grew 0.89% in the past month. It is currently trading -2.35% below its 50 day moving average and -19.06% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -36.13% decrease in value from its one year high of $5.85. The RSI indicator value of 43.29, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGYP) traded within a range of $5.86 to $6.33 after opening the day at $6.27. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -0.82% so far this year. The stock was down close to -14.57% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $6.04 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -15.52% below its 52 week high of $7.15 and 141.6% above its 12-month low of $2.5. The shares are up by over 31.59% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 49.24 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

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.

 

3 Trending Stocks: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP), Globalstar, Inc. (GSAT), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)

  1. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 1.55% or $0.1 to close the day at $6.55 on light trading volume of 19.17M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 20.06M. The Plano Texas 75024 based company has been underperforming the department stores group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -9.78%, compared to the industry which has dropped -5.42% over the same period. With RSI of 28.78, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $10.26, making it a hold for now.
  2. C. Penney Company, Inc., through its subsidiary, J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc., sells merchandise through department stores in the United States. The company sells family apparel and footwear, accessories, fine and fashion jewelry, beauty products, and home furnishings, as well as provides various services, including styling salon, optical, portrait photography, and custom decorating. As of January 30, 2016, it operated approximately 1,021 department stores in 49 states and Puerto Rico. The company also sells its products through its Website, jcpenney.com. J. C. Penney Company, Inc. was founded in 1902 and is based in Plano, Texas.

Globalstar, Inc. (GSAT) climbed 1.2% during last trading as the stock added $0.02 to finish the day at $1.68 with about 18.28M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.28M. The $1.65B market cap company, which fluctuated between $1.54 and $1.75 during the day, currently situated 166.67% above its 52 week low of $0.63 and -44% away from its one year high of $3. The RSI of 62.65 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Globalstar, Inc. provides mobile voice and data communications services through satellite worldwide. The company offers duplex two-way voice and data products, including mobile voice and data satellite communications services and equipment for remote business continuity, recreational, emergency response, and other applications; fixed voice and data satellite communications services and equipment in rural villages, ships, industrial and commercial sites, and residential sites; and satellite data modem services comprising asynchronous and packet data services. It also provides SPOT products, such as SPOT satellite GPS messenger for personal tracking, emergency location, and messaging solutions; SPOT Global phone; and SPOT Trace, an anti-theft and asset tracking device. In addition, the company offers commercial Simplex one-way transmission products to track cargo containers and rail cars, to monitor utility meters, to monitor oil and gas assets, and other applications. Further, it provides engineering services, such as hardware and software designs to develop specific applications; and installation of gateways and antennas. The company primarily serves recreation and personal; government; public safety and disaster relief; oil and gas; maritime and fishing; natural resources, mining, and forestry; construction; utilities; and transportation markets. Globalstar, Inc. distributes its products directly, as well as through independent agents, dealers and resellers, independent gateway operators, and its sales force and e-commerce Website. As of December 31, 2015, it served approximately 688,000 subscribers. The company has a collaboration agreement with Carmanah to design and manufacture solar powered M2M satellite solutions. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Covington, Louisiana. Globalstar, Inc. is a subsidiary of Thermo Funding II LLC.

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) saw its value decrease by -1.41% as the stock dropped $-0.05 to finish the day at a closing price of $3.49. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $3.1-$5.85 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $3.44 to $3.53 during the day, are down by -13.71% in the past three months and down by -29.2% over the past six months. It is currently trading -1.7% below its 20 day moving average and 0.21% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $4.75 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 47.34. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

Stocks Roundup: Southwestern Energy Company (SWN), Mattel, Inc. (MAT), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)

Southwestern Energy Company (SWN) retreated with the stock falling -3.78% or $-0.37 to close at $9.42 on light trading volume of 11.14M compared its three months average trading volume of 15.56M. The Spring Texas 77389 based company operating under the Independent Oil & Gas industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 10.3% up for the period and down by -12.94% so far this year. With price target of $13.47 and a 77.74% rebound from 52-week low, Southwestern Energy Company has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Southwestern Energy Company, an independent natural gas and oil company, explores for, develops, and produces natural gas and oil primarily in the United States. It operates through two segments, Exploration and Production and Midstream Services. The company focuses on the Marcellus Shale, an unconventional natural gas reservoir covering approximately 270,335 net acres in northeast Pennsylvania; and the Fayetteville Shale, an unconventional natural gas reservoir covering approximately 957,641 net acres in Arkansas. It also engages in the exploration and production activities in Colorado and Louisiana. In addition, the company is involved in gathering, marketing, and transporting natural gas, and oil and natural gas liquids. As of December 31, 2015, it had a pipeline of 2,044 miles in Arkansas and 16 miles in Louisiana in its gathering systems. The company’s estimated proved natural gas and oil reserves comprised 6,215 billion cubic feet of natural gas equivalent (Bcfe); and had 443 Bcfe of proved undeveloped reserves. Southwestern Energy Company was founded in 1929 and is based in Spring, Texas.

Mattel, Inc. (MAT) had a light trading with around 11.03M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.48M. The stock traded between $25.95 and $26.89 before closing at the price of $26.49 with 1.92% change on the day. The El Segundo California 90245 based company is currently trading 6.51% above its 52 week low of $25.79 and -21.1% below its 52 week high of $34.76. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $32.36 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Mattel, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a range of toy products worldwide. The company operates in three segments: North America, International, and American Girl. It offers dolls and accessories, vehicles and play sets, and games and puzzles under the Mattel Girls & Boys brands, including Barbie, Monster High, Disney Classics, Ever After High, Little Mommy, Polly Pocket, Hot Wheels, Matchbox, CARS, Disney Planes, BOOMco, Radica, Toy Story, Max Steel, WWE Wrestling, and DC Comics. The company also provides its products under the Fisher-Price brands, such as Fisher-Price, Little People, BabyGear, Laugh & Learn, Imaginext, Thomas & Friends, Dora the Explorer, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Disney Jake, the Never Land Pirates, and Power Wheels. In addition, it offers its products under the American Girl brands comprising Truly Me, BeForever, and Bitty Baby; and construction, and arts and crafts brands, such as MEGA BLOKS, RoseArt, and Board Dudes, as well as publishes the American Girl magazine. Mattel, Inc. sells its products directly to consumers via its catalog, Website, and proprietary retail stores, as well as directly to retailers, including discount and free-standing toy stores, chain stores, department stores, and other retail outlets; to wholesalers; and through agents and distributors. The company was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in El Segundo, California.

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) saw its value increase by 1.14% as the stock gained $0.04 to finish the day at a closing price of $3.54. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $3.1-$5.85 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $3.47 to $3.54 during the day, are down by -10.76% in the past three months and down by -26.63% over the past six months. It is currently trading -0.03% below its 20 day moving average and 1.87% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $4.75 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 50.28.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

 

Stocks in Review: Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR), LendingClub Corporation (LC), Avinger, Inc. (AVGR)

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) traded within a range of $3.42 to $3.5 after opening the day at $3.42. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 3.55% so far this year. The stock was up close to 1.74% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $3.5 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -34.44% below its 52 week high of $5.85 and 16.41% above its 12-month low of $3.1. The shares are down by over -12.2% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 47.86 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

LendingClub Corporation (LC) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 0.33% or $0.02 to close the day at $6.12 on light trading volume of 11.04M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.55M. The San Francisco California 94105 based company has been underperforming the credit services group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -20.62%, compared to the industry which has advanced 28.05% over the same period. With RSI of 64.51, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $6.38, making it a hold for now.

LendingClub Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an online marketplace that connects borrowers and investors in the United States. Its marketplace facilitates various types of loan products for consumers and small businesses, including unsecured personal loans, super prime consumer loans, unsecured education and patient finance loans, and unsecured small business loans. The company also offers investors an opportunity to invest in a range of loans based on term and credit characteristics. It serves investors, such as retail investors, high-net-worth individuals and family offices, banks and finance companies, insurance companies, hedge funds, foundations, pension plans, and university endowments. LendingClub Corporation was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Avinger, Inc. (AVGR) gained $0.8 to close the day at a new closing price of $3.1, a 34.78% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 55.% above its 52 week low of $2. A total of 9.9M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 270.57K. The stock, which fluctuated between $2.9 and $3.4 during the day, currently situated -82.67% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -24.39% in the past one month and down by -24.02% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $7.2 and RSI of 48.08, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Avinger, Inc., a commercial-stage medical device company, designs, manufactures, and sells image-guided and catheter-based systems used by physicians to treat patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in the United States and Europe. The company develops lumivascular platform, which integrates optical coherence tomography visualization with interventional catheters to provide real-time intravascular imaging during the treatment portion of PAD procedures. Its lumivascular products include the Lightbox imaging console and Ocelot family of catheters, which are designed to penetrate total arterial blockages, known as chronic total occlusions (CTOs). The company is also developing Pantheris, an image-guided atherectomy device, which is designed to precisely remove arterial plaque in PAD patients. In addition, its first-generation CTO-crossing catheters, Wildcat and Kittycat 2, employ a proprietary design that uses a rotational spinning technique, allowing the physician to switch between a passive and active mode when navigating across a CTO. The company sells and markets its products to interventional cardiologists, vascular surgeons, and interventional radiologists. Avinger, Inc. was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Redwood City, California.

 

Stocks In Queue: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR), J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF) fell -3.44% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.32 to finish the day at $8.97 with about 19.34M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 14.61M. The $2.13B market cap company, which fluctuated between $8.73 and $9.29 during the day, currently situated 531.69% above its 52 week low of $1.45 and -17.71% away from its one year high of $10.9. The RSI of 48.92 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc., a mining and natural resources company, produces and supplies iron ore. The company operates five iron ore mines in Michigan and Minnesota; and Koolyanobbing iron ore mining complex located in Western Australia, which produces lump and fines iron ore. It also own two iron ore mines in Eastern Canada. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. sells its iron products to integrated steel companies and steel producers in the United States, China, Canada, and internationally. The company was formerly known as Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. was founded in 1847 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) dropped $-0.03 to close the day at a new closing price of $3.44, a -0.86% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 14.41% above its 52 week low of $3.1. A total of 18.16M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 22.39M. The stock, which fluctuated between $3.4 and $3.52 during the day, currently situated -35.57% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 2.99% in the past one month and down by -13.49% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $4.75 and RSI of 43.86, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

  1. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) had a light trading with around 15.46M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 19.86M. The stock traded between $6.91 and $7.09 before closing at the price of $6.94 with -0.14% change on the day. The Plano Texas 75024 based company is currently trading 5.15% above its 52 week low of $6.64 and -42.12% below its 52 week high of $11.99. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 31.74 and $10.26 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.
  2. C. Penney Company, Inc., through its subsidiary, J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc., sells merchandise through department stores in the United States. The company sells family apparel and footwear, accessories, fine and fashion jewelry, beauty products, and home furnishings, as well as provides various services, including styling salon, optical, portrait photography, and custom decorating. As of January 30, 2016, it operated approximately 1,021 department stores in 49 states and Puerto Rico. The company also sells its products through its Website, jcpenney.com. J. C. Penney Company, Inc. was founded in 1902 and is based in Plano, Texas.

 

Worth Watching Stocks: Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR), Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF)

Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) saw its value decrease by -8.75% as the stock dropped $-0.33 to finish the day at a closing price of $3.44. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $1.57-$5.27 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $3.28 to $3.81 during the day, are down by -33.97% in the past three months and up by 19.86% over the past six months. It is currently trading -11.67% below its 20 day moving average and -15.88% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $4.89 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 23.61.The technical indicator lead us to believe the stock will reverse recent losses any time soon.

Genworth Financial, Inc. provides insurance and homeownership solutions in the United States and internationally. It operates through five segments: U.S. Mortgage Insurance, Canada Mortgage Insurance, Australia Mortgage Insurance, U.S. Life Insurance, and Runoff. The U.S. Mortgage Insurance segment offers mortgage insurance products primarily insure prime-based and individually underwritten residential mortgage loans. The Canada Mortgage Insurance segment provides flow mortgage insurance; and bulk mortgage insurance products and services that aid in the sale of mortgages to the capital markets, as well as helps lenders manage capital and risk in Canada. The Australia Mortgage Insurance segment offers flow mortgage insurance, as well as bulk mortgage insurance that aids in the sale of mortgages to the capital markets in Australia. The U.S. Life Insurance segment offers long-term care insurance products, as well as service traditional life insurance and fixed annuity products in the United States. The Runoff segment covers non-strategic products, which primarily include variable annuity, variable life insurance, institutional, corporate-owned life insurance, and accident and health insurance products. This segment’s institutional products include funding agreements, funding agreements backing notes, and guaranteed investment contracts. It distributes its products and services primarily through appointed independent producers, financial intermediaries, employer groups, and sales specialists. Genworth Financial, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) shares were down in last trading by -1.98% to $3.47. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -2.25% over the past week and grew 5.47% in the past month. It is currently trading 0.52% above its 50 day moving average and -18.48% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -35% decrease in value from its one year high of $5.85. The RSI indicator value of 46.08, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF) traded within a range of $9.01 to $9.43 after opening the day at $9.1. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 10.46% so far this year. The stock was up close to 5.81% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $9.29 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -14.77% below its 52 week high of $10.9 and 554.23% above its 12-month low of $1.42. The shares are up by over 54.58% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 53.8 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc., a mining and natural resources company, produces and supplies iron ore. The company operates five iron ore mines in Michigan and Minnesota; and Koolyanobbing iron ore mining complex located in Western Australia, which produces lump and fines iron ore. It also own two iron ore mines in Eastern Canada. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. sells its iron products to integrated steel companies and steel producers in the United States, China, Canada, and internationally. The company was formerly known as Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. was founded in 1847 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.