Stocks in Review: Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX), Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX), Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH)

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) traded within a range of $7.9 to $8.35 after opening the day at $8.18. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -9.64% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.8% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $7.97 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -32.86% below its 52 week high of $11.87 and 184.64% above its 12-month low of $2.81. The shares are down by over -17.67% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 43.4 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.

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.94% or $-0.25 to close the day at $26.39 on light trading volume of 1.87M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.44M. The Manhattan Beach California 90266 based company has been underperforming the textile – apparel footwear & accessories group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -19.1%, compared to the industry which has dropped -0.95% over the same period. With RSI of 57.99, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $27.11, making it a hold for now.

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. designs, develops, markets, and distributes footwear for men, women, and children; and performance footwear for men and women under the Skechers GO brand name worldwide. It operates through three segments: Domestic Wholesale Sales, International Wholesale Sales, and Retail Sales. The company offers casual footwear, including boots, shoes, and sandals for men, as well as oxfords and slip-ons, lug outsole and fashion boots, and casual sandals for women; dress casuals, seasonal sandals and boots, and relaxed fit casuals for men and women; and casual fusion line for young men and women under the Skechers USA brand. It also provides footwear collection for men and women, including lightweight sport athletic lifestyle products, classic athletic-inspired styles, and sport sandals and boots under the Skechers Sport brand name; casual and sporty styles sneakers for females under the Skechers Active and Skechers Sport Active brand; and footwear for women and girls under the BOBS from Skechers name. In addition, the company offers casual, dress, and active styles, as well as casual sneakers for men under the Mark Nason name; technical footwear under the Skechers Performance brand; and boots, shoes, sneakers, and sandals for infants, toddlers, boys, and girls under the Skechers Kids name. Further, it provides men’s and women’s casuals, such as field boots, hikers, and athletic shoes under the Skechers Work brand. The company sells its products through approximately 1,545 company-owned and third-party retail stores; and department and specialty stores, as well as through its e-commerce Website in approximately 160 countries and territories. Skechers U.S.A., Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Manhattan Beach, California.

Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH) gained $0.07 to close the day at a new closing price of $13.01, a 0.54% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 122.39% above its 52 week low of $5.43. A total of 1.86M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.87M. The stock, which fluctuated between $12.89 and $13.2 during the day, currently situated 0.39% above its 52 week high. The stock is up by 19.58% in the past one month and up by 52.16% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $12.18 and RSI of 83.72, the stock still has upside potential, making it a sell for now.

Platform Specialty Products Corporation produces and sells specialty chemical products in the Americas, the Asia-Pacific, and Europe. It operates through two segments, Performance Solutions and Agricultural Solutions. The Performance Solutions segment offers plating products that are used to plate holes; electroless nickel products, which are applied to metal and plastic surfaces; electronic assembly materials for use in the electronic market and residential boiler systems; final finishes that are used on printed circuit boards; circuit formation products for surface preparation; oxides, which are used in the fabrication of multilayer circuit boards; semiconductor materials and packaging products; and pre-treatment and cleaning solutions. It also provides functional conversion coatings that are applied to metals to enhance corrosion resistance and paint adhesion; hard-coated films, which are used for the membrane switch in the touch screen markets; production and drilling fluids used in subsea control systems; solid sheet printing elements for use in flexographic printing and platemaking processes; liquid products to produce printing plates; and printing equipment. The Agricultural Solutions segment offers fungicides and biofungicides to prevent the spread of fungi and other diseases in crops; herbicides to control unwanted plants; insecticides, bioinsecticides, and acaricides; biostimulants and innovative nutrition products; and seed treatment products, which are applied to seed before planting, as well as animal health products, such as honey bee protective miticides and veterinary vaccines. The company was formerly known as Platform Acquisition Holdings Limited and changed its name to Platform Specialty Products Corporation in October 2013. Platform Specialty Products Corporation was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida.

 

Stocks Alert: Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG), Rent-A-Center, Inc. (RCII), Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX)

Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG) retreated with the stock falling -0.87% or $-0.06 to close at $6.8 on active trading volume of 7.58M compared its three months average trading volume of 2.43M. The Holmdel New Jersey 07733 based company operating under the Diversified Communication Services industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 38.78% up for the period and down by -0.73% so far this year. With price target of $8.67 and a 78.01% rebound from 52-week low, Vonage Holdings Corp. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

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.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (RCII) dropped $-0.47 to close the day at a new closing price of $7.98, a -5.56% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 2.84% above its 52 week low of $7.76. A total of 7.37M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.58M. The stock, which fluctuated between $7.93 and $8.9 during the day, currently situated -50% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -23.2% in the past one month and down by -31.71% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $9.67 and RSI of 29.16, the stock still has upside potential, making it a buy for now.

Rent-A-Center, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, leases household durable goods to customers on a rent-to-own basis. The company operates through four segments: Core U.S., Acceptance Now, Mexico, and Franchising. It offers durable products, such as consumer electronics; appliances; computers, including tablets; smartphones; and furniture, including accessories under rental purchase agreements. The company also provides merchandise on an installment sales basis; and offers the rent-to-own transaction to consumers who do not qualify for financing from the traditional retailer through kiosks within retailer’s locations. It operates retail installment sales stores under the Get It Now and Home Choice names; and rent-to-own and franchised rent-to-own stores under the Rent-A-Centre, ColorTyme, and RimTyme names. As of December 31, 2015, the company owned and operated approximately 2,672 stores in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico, including 45 retail installment sales stores; 1,444 Acceptance Now kiosk locations in 40 states and Puerto Rico; 532 Acceptance Now direct locations; and 143 stores in Mexico, as well as franchised 227 rent-to-own stores in 31 states under the Rent-A-Center, ColorTyme, and RimTyme names. Rent-A-Center, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Plano, Texas.

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) shares were up in last trading by 9.48% to $8.2. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 7.05% over the past week and fell -3.3% in the past month. It is currently trading -10.46% below its 50 day moving average and -1.47% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -30.92% decrease in value from its one year high of $11.87. The RSI indicator value of 47.29, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

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.

 

Stocks Highlights: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN), Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX), Ocwen Financial Corporation (OCN)

Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) had a active trading with around 3.59M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.44M. The stock traded between $16.67 and $17.09 before closing at the price of $17.05 with 2.16% change on the day. The Burlington Massachusetts 01803 based company is currently trading 26.86% above its 52 week low of $13.44 and -17.07% below its 52 week high of $20.56. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 75.05 and $20.89 respectively, lead us to believe that it could drop over the coming weeks.

Nuance Communications, Inc. provides voice recognition and natural language understanding solutions worldwide. It operates through four segments: Healthcare, Mobile, Enterprise, and Imaging. The Healthcare segment offers transcription solutions, which enables physicians to streamline clinical documentation with medical transcription platform; Dragon Medical, a dictation software that empowers physicians to accurately capture and document patient care in real-time on various devices; clinical document improvement and coding solutions to ensure patient health information is accurately documented, coded, and evaluated; and diagnostic solutions that allows radiologists to document, collaborate, and share medical images and reports. It also provides Dragon professional and personal productivity solutions to business users and consumers. The Mobile segment provides a portfolio of virtual assistants and connected services built on voice recognition, text-to-speech, natural language understanding, dialog, and text input technologies to automotive manufacturers, device makers, and mobile operators. The Enterprise segment offers OnPremise solutions and services, an automated customer service solution comprising speech recognition, voice biometrics, transcription, text-to-speech, and dialog and analytics products; and OnDemand multichannel cloud, a platform that offers enterprises the ability to implement automatic customer service. The Imaging segment provides MFP Scan automation solutions to offer scanning and document management solutions; MFP Print automation solutions to deliver printing and document management solutions; and PDF and OCR software, a technology that enables the capture, creation, and management of document workflows. The company was formerly known as ScanSoft, Inc. and changed its name to Nuance Communications, Inc. in October 2005. Nuance Communications, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts.

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -1.96% or $-0.15 to close the day at $7.49 on active trading volume of 3.63M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.62M. The Houston Texas 77043 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas equipment & services group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 184.79%, compared to the industry which has advanced 37.43% over the same period. With RSI of 32.98, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $11.57, making it a hold for now.

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.

Ocwen Financial Corporation (OCN) shares were up in last trading by 7.21% to $5.8. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 10.06% over the past week and grew 14.85% in the past month. It is currently trading 8.06% above its 50 day moving average and 65.02% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -9.52% decrease in value from its one year high of $6.41. The RSI indicator value of 65.48, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Ocwen Financial Corporation, a financial services holding company, engages in servicing and origination of mortgage loans in the United States. Its Servicing segment provides residential and commercial mortgage loan servicing, special servicing, and asset management services to owners of mortgage loans and foreclosed real estate. This segment’s residential servicing portfolio includes conventional, government insured, and non-agency loans. The company’s Lending segment originates and purchases conventional and government-insured residential forward and reverse mortgage loans primarily through its correspondent lending arrangements, broker relationships, and directly with mortgage customers. Ocwen Financial Corporation was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida.

 

Stocks Trend Analysis: People’s United Financial, Inc. (PBCT) Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC)

People’s United Financial, Inc. (PBCT) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 1.41% or $0.26 to close the day at $18.73 on light trading volume of 3.16M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.15M. The Bridgeport Connecticut 06604 based company has been outperforming the savings & loans group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 37.44%, compared to the industry which has advanced 35.51% over the same period. With RSI of 45.55, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $18.61, making it a hold for now.

People’s United Financial, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for People’s United Bank, National Association that provides commercial banking, retail banking, and wealth management services to individual, corporate, and municipal customers. The company operates in two segments, Commercial Banking and Retail Banking. The Commercial Banking segment offers commercial real estate lending, commercial and industrial lending, and commercial deposit gathering services. This segment also provides equipment financing; cash management, correspondent banking, and municipal banking services; and institutional trust, corporate trust, private banking, and insurance services. The Retail Banking segment offers consumer lending, including residential mortgage and home equity lending; and consumer deposit gathering services. This segment also provides brokerage, financial advisory, investment management, life insurance, and non-institutional trust services. In addition, the company offers online banking, investment trading, and telephone banking services. It operates through a network of 396 branches and 594 ATMs in Connecticut, southeastern New York, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine. People’s United Financial, Inc. was founded in 1842 and is headquartered in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) grew with the stock adding 1.6% or $0.12 to close at $7.62 on active trading volume of 3.15M compared its three months average trading volume of 2.58M. The Houston Texas 77043 based company operating under the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 154% up for the period and down by -13.61% so far this year. With price target of $11.57 and a 193.08% rebound from 52-week low, Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

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.

GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 4.96% or $0.4 to close the day at $8.47 on higher than average trading volume of 3.14M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.44M. The Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15222 based company has been outperforming the drug stores companies by -34.022% for last three months and its recent losses have pulled the stock down -23.28% YTD, versus the drug stores industry which is down -3.51% for the same period. The RSI of 32 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

GNC Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of health, wellness, and performance products. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Franchise, and Manufacturing/Wholesale. Its products include vitamins, minerals, and herbal supplement products; and sports nutrition products, diet products, and other wellness products. The company sells its products under the GNC proprietary brands, including Mega Men, Ultra Mega, Total Lean, Pro Performance, Pro Performance AMP, Beyond Raw, GNC Puredge, GNC GenetixHD, and Herbal Plus, as well as under third-party brands. It operates a network of approximately 9,000 locations under the GNC brand worldwide. The company sells its products through company-owned retail stores; Websites, including GNC.com and LuckyVitamin.com, as well as Drugstore.com; domestic and international franchise activities; third-party contract manufacturing; and e-commerce and corporate partnerships. GNC Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

 

3 Stocks in Focus: Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX), Triangle Petroleum Corporation (TPLM), Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH)

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) fell -2.09% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.16 to finish the day at $7.5 with about 2.97M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.56M. The $1.05B market cap company, which fluctuated between $7.28 and $7.67 during the day, currently situated 188.46% above its 52 week low of $2.6 and -36.82% away from its one year high of $11.87. The RSI of 31.91 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

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.

Triangle Petroleum Corporation (TPLM) gained $0.03 to close the day at a new closing price of $0.32, a 11.2% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 143.75% above its 52 week low of $0.1328. A total of 2.94M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.82M. The stock, which fluctuated between $0.2901 and $0.3351 during the day, currently situated -84.87% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 27.14% in the past one month and up by 42.54% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $1 and RSI of 62.84, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Triangle Petroleum Corporation, an independent energy company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas properties in the United States. It operates in two segments, Exploration and Production, and Oilfield Services. As of January 31, 2016, the company had leasehold interests in approximately 103,540 net acres in the Bakken Shale and Three Forks formations in the Williston Basin of North Dakota and Montana. It also offers oilfield services, including hydraulic pressure pumping, wireline, perforating, pump rental, workover, and other complementary services, as well as midstream services. The company was formerly known as Peloton Resources Inc. and changed its name to Triangle Petroleum Corporation in May 2005. Triangle Petroleum Corporation was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.

Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) had a light trading with around 2.91M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.98M. The stock traded between $6.09 and $6.51 before closing at the price of $6.43 with 3.21% change on the day. The Franklin Tennessee 37067 based company is currently trading 54.94% above its 52 week low of $4.15 and -69.93% below its 52 week high of $17.82. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 51.01 and $6.86 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Community Health Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns, leases, and operates general acute care hospitals in the United States. It offers general acute care, emergency room, general and specialty surgery, critical care, internal medicine, obstetrics, diagnostic, psychiatric, and rehabilitation services, as well as skilled nursing and home care services. The company also provides outpatient services at urgent care centers, occupational medicine clinics, imaging centers, cancer centers, ambulatory surgery centers, and home health and hospice agencies. In addition, it offers management and consulting services to non-affiliated general acute care hospitals. As of February 15, 2016, the company owned, leased, or operated 195 affiliated hospitals in 29 states with approximately 30,000 licensed beds. Community Health Systems, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee.

 

3 Notable Runners: GrubHub Inc. (GRUB), Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX), American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO)

GrubHub Inc. (GRUB) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 1.87% or $0.76 to close the day at $41.31 on higher than average trading volume of 3.33M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.4M. The Chicago Illinois 60602 based company has been outperforming the internet information providers companies by 12.1499% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 9.81% YTD, versus the internet information providers industry which is up 7.55% for the same period. The RSI of 63.89 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

GrubHub Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides an online and mobile platform for restaurant pick-up and delivery orders in the United States. The company connects approximately 40,000 local restaurants with diners in approximately 1,000 cities. It operates GrubHub and Seamless Websites through grubhub.com and seamless.com. The company also offers GrubHub and Seamless mobile applications and mobile Websites for iPhone, iPad, Android, iWatch, and Apple TV devices; and Seamless Corporate program that helps businesses address inefficiencies in food ordering and associated billing. In addition, it provides Allmenus.com and MenuPages, which provide an aggregated database of approximately 380,000 menus from restaurants in 50 states; OrderHub and Boost tools that allows it to monitor orders through the takeout process; and Website design and hosting services for restaurants, as well as delivery services for restaurants on its platform. The company was formerly known as GrubHub Seamless Inc. and changed its name to GrubHub Inc. in February 2014. GrubHub Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) had a active trading with around 3.32M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.52M. The stock traded between $7.63 and $8.05 before closing at the price of $7.66 with -4.84% change on the day. The Houston Texas 77043 based company is currently trading 194.62% above its 52 week low of $2.6 and -35.47% below its 52 week high of $11.87. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 32.82 and $11.57 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

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.

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) traded within a range of $14.76 to $15.34 after opening the day at $15.31. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -2.37% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.5% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $14.81 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -23.13% below its 52 week high of $19.55 and 19.46% above its 12-month low of $13. The shares are down by over -8.25% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 40.58 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer offering on-trend clothing, accessories, and personal care products under the American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie brands. The company provides denim, bottoms, and other apparel, as well as footwear and accessories for men and women; and intimates, including bras, undies, swim, and other products, as well as apparel and personal care products for women. In addition, it offers sports apparel under the Tailgate brand; and menswear products under the Todd Snyder New York brand name. The company operates approximately 1,000 stores in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China, Hong Kong, and the United Kingdom, and ships to 81 countries through its websites. It also offers its merchandise at 151 stores operated by licensees in 22 countries, as well as through its Websites at ae.com, aerie.com, TailgateClothing.com, and ToddSnyder.com. American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

 

3 Stocks to Watch For: Synergy Resources Corporation (SYRG), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ), Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX)

Synergy Resources Corporation (SYRG) saw its value decrease by -0.56% as the stock dropped $-0.05 to finish the day at a closing price of $8.87. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $5.19-$10.38 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $8.81 to $8.97 during the day, are up by 26.35% in the past three months and up by 41.69% over the past six months. It is currently trading 1.43% above its 20 day moving average and -1.68% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $10.57 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 49.9.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Synergy Resources Corporation engages in the acquisition, development, exploitation, exploration, and production of oil and natural gas properties primarily located in the Denver-Julesburg Basin in Colorado. As of December 31, 2015, the company had approximately 349,000 net acres under lease, which are located in the Wattenberg Field of the Denver-Julesburg Basin; and operated 369 net producing wells. It also has mineral assets in Yuma and Washington Counties, Colorado. Synergy Resources Corporation is based in Denver, Colorado.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) shares were down in last trading by -3.33% to $20.64. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -1.57% over the past week and fell -12.02% in the past month. It is currently trading -9.4% below its 50 day moving average and -42.63% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -61.16% decrease in value from its one year high of $53.14. The RSI indicator value of 38.41, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

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. was founded in 1918 and is based in Estero, Florida.

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) traded within a range of $7.95 to $8.26 after opening the day at $8.26. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -8.73% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.54% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $8.05 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -32.18% below its 52 week high of $11.87 and 209.62% above its 12-month low of $2.6. The shares are down by over -6.29% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 36.38 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.

 

Worth Watching Stocks: Kate Spade & Company (KATE), Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX), Total System Services, Inc. (TSS)

Kate Spade & Company (KATE) saw its value increase by 0.99% as the stock gained $0.18 to finish the day at a closing price of $18.36. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $14.02-$26.46 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $18.1 to $18.54 during the day, are up by 25.15% in the past three months and up by 9.29% over the past six months. It is currently trading 1.01% above its 20 day moving average and 9.61% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $19.87 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 56.52.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Kate Spade & Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs and markets apparel and accessories. The company operates in three segments: KATE SPADE North America, KATE SPADE International, and Adelington Design Group. It offers briefcases, handbags, small leather goods, fashion accessories, jewelry, fragrances, and apparel for men, women, and children; and licensed products, including footwear, swimwear, watches, children’s wear, optics, tabletop products, legwear, electronics cases, furniture, bedding, and stationery. The company markets and sells its products under the AXCESS, KATE SPADE SATURDAY, JACK SPADE, MARVELLA, KATE SPADE, MONET, kate spade new York, and TRIFARI brand names. It also designs, develops, and supplies jewelry for the LIZ CLAIBORNE and MONET brands; licenses LIZ CLAIBORNE NEW YORK and LIZWEAR brands. The company sells its products through wholly-owned specialty retail and outlet stores, specialty retail and upscale department stores, and concession stores and upscale wholesale accounts; and a network of distributors, as well as e-commerce Websites. As of January 2, 2016, it had 104 specialty retail stores and 64 outlet stores in the United States; and 22 specialty retail stores and 13 outlet stores internationally, as well as 54 concessions. The company was formerly known as Fifth & Pacific Companies, Inc. and changed its name to Kate Spade & Company in February 2014. Kate Spade & Company was founded in 1976 and is based in New York, New York.

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) shares were up in last trading by 2.74% to $8.26. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -1.67% over the past week and fell -14.76% in the past month. It is currently trading -12.64% below its 50 day moving average and -0.98% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -30.41% decrease in value from its one year high of $11.87. The RSI indicator value of 39.57, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

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.

Total System Services, Inc. (TSS) traded within a range of $50.93 to $52.96 after opening the day at $51.03. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 7.83% so far this year. The stock was up close to 3.67% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $52.87 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -6.1% below its 52 week high of $56.54 and 42.27% above its 12-month low of $37.47. The shares are up by over 8.76% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 59.29 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Total System Services, Inc. provides payment processing, merchant, and related payment services to financial and nonfinancial institutions in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, and internationally. It operates through four segments: North America Services, International Services, Merchant Services, and NetSpend. The company offers account processing and output services, including processing the card application, initiating service for the cardholder, processing card transaction for the issuing retailer or financial institution, and accumulating the account’s transactions. It also provides fraud management services to monitor the unauthorized use of accounts; fraud detection systems for identifying fraudulent transactions; and other services, such as customized communication services to cardholders, and information verification services associated with granting credit, debt collection, and customer service. In addition, the company offers processing services, acquiring solutions, related systems, and integrated support services, which include processing various payment forms, such as credit, debit, prepaid, electronic benefit transfer, and electronic check; authorization and capture of transactions; clearing and settlement of transactions; information reporting services related to transactions; merchant billing services; and point-of-sale equipment sales and service. Further, it provides general purpose reloadable prepaid debit cards and payroll cards, as well as alternative financial services to underbanked and other consumers. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Columbus, Georgia.

 

Momentum Stocks in Focus: Teradyne, Inc. (TER), Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX), Immune Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IMNP)

Teradyne, Inc. (TER) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 0.81% or $0.23 to close the day at $28.61 on active trading volume of 2.38M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.28M. The North Reading Massachusetts 01864 based company has been outperforming the semiconductor equipment & materials group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 53.94%, compared to the industry which has advanced 46.72% over the same period. With RSI of 74.09, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $27.85, making it a hold for now.

Teradyne, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and sells automatic test equipment worldwide. Its Semiconductor Test segment designs, manufactures, sells, and supports semiconductor test products and services for wafer level and device package testing in automotive, industrial, communications, consumer, computer and electronic game applications, and others. This segment offers FLEX test platform systems; Magnum platform that tests memory devices, such as flash memory and dynamic random access memory; J750 test system to address the highest volume semiconductor devices; and ETS platform for use by semiconductor manufacturers, and assembly and test subcontractors in the low pin count analog/mixed signal discrete markets. It serves integrated device manufacturers (IDMs) that integrate the fabrication of silicon wafers into their business; fabless companies, which outsource the manufacturing of silicon wafers; foundries; and outsourced semiconductor assembly and test providers. The company’s Wireless Test segment designs, develops, and supports wireless test equipment for developing and manufacturing wireless devices, including smart phones, tablets, notebooks, laptops, personal computer peripherals, and other Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and cellular enabled devices. This segment offers IQxstream solution for testing GSM, EDGE, CDMA2000, TD-SCDMA, WCDMA, HSPA+, LTE-FDD, TD_LTE, and LTE-A technologies for calibration and verification of smartphones, tablets, small cell wireless gateways, and embedded cellular modules; test equipment for connectivity testing; IQfact chipset software; and modular wireless test instruments. The company’s System Test segment offers defense/aerospace test instrumentation and systems; storage test systems; and circuit-board test and inspection systems. Its Industrial Automation segment provides collaborative robots for manufacturing and light industrial customers. The company was founded in 1960 and is headquartered in North Reading, Massachusetts.

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) retreated with the stock falling -2.83% or $-0.24 to close at $8.24 on light trading volume of 2.36M compared its three months average trading volume of 2.52M. The Houston Texas 77043 based company operating under the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 125.75% up for the period and down by -6.58% so far this year. With price target of $11.57 and a 216.92% rebound from 52-week low, Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

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.

Immune Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IMNP) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 5.21% or $0.01 to close the day at $0.2 on lower than average trading volume of 2.36M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 5.83M. The New York New York 10016 based company has been outperforming the drug manufacturers – major companies by -5.2301% for last three months and its recent losses have trimmed gains to 9.89% YTD, versus the drug manufacturers – major industry which is down -0.47% for the same period. The RSI of 52.79 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Immune Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, develops and commercializes novel targeted therapeutics in the immuno-inflammation and immuno-oncology areas. The company’s lead product candidate is Bertilimumab, a human monoclonal antibody, which is in Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of ulcerative colitis, bullous pemphigoid, and Crohn’s disease. It is also developing NanoCyclo, a topical nanocapsule formulation of cyclosporine, for the treatment of psoriasis and atopic dermatitis; Ceplene, a small molecule, which has completed Phase III clinical trials targeting the Histamine-2 Receptor to overcome immunosuppression in Acute Myeloid Leukemia and other malignancies; Azixa, a Phase II clinical trial novel microtubular destabilizer that functions as a vascular disruption agent; and Crolibulin, a novel small molecule vascular disruption agent and apoptosis inducer, which is in Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of patients with solid tumors. The company’s products also include NanomAbs technology platform, an antibody-drug conjugate platform for the treatment of cancer; novel technology platform for the construction of bispecific antibodies for immunotherapies; and AmiKet, a prescription topical analgesic cream, which is in Phase III clinical trial to treat peripheral neuropathies. It has license, and other collaborative research and development arrangements with BioNanoSim Ltd.; Yissum Research Development Company of The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Ltd.; Atlante Biotech SAS; Shire Biochem, Inc.; Lonza Sales AG; MabLife SAS; iCo Therapeutics Inc.; Dalhousie University; and Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc. Immune Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

 

Stocks Trend Analysis: Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX), Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH), TETRA Technologies, Inc. (TTI)

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 3.54% or $0.29 to close the day at $8.48 on active trading volume of 4.51M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.51M. The Houston Texas 77043 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas equipment & services group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 113.6%, compared to the industry which has advanced 30.67% over the same period. With RSI of 43.7, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $11.57, making it a hold for now.

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.

Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH) retreated with the stock falling -3.26% or $-0.02 to close at $0.36 on active trading volume of 4.48M compared its three months average trading volume of 1.47M. The New York New York 10019 based company operating under the Drug Delivery industry has been trending down for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now -99.51% down for the period and down by -60.37% so far this year. With price target of $16 and a 21.49% rebound from 52-week low, Delcath Systems, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Delcath Systems, Inc. operates as a specialty pharmaceutical and medical device company focusing on cancers of the liver. The company is developing its proprietary product-Melphalan Hydrochloride for injection for use with the Delcath Hepatic Delivery System; and markets melphalan hydrochloride as a device under the trade name Delcath Hepatic CHEMOSAT Delivery System for Melphalan in Europe. Its primary focus is on the execution of its clinical development program in ocular melanoma liver metastases, intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma, hepatocellular carcinoma, and certain other cancers that are metastatic to the liver. Delcath Systems, Inc. was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

TETRA Technologies, Inc. (TTI) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 2.27% or $0.11 to close the day at $4.96 on higher than average trading volume of 4.47M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.98M. The The Woodlands Texas 77380 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas equipment & services companies by -8.8573% for last three months and its recent losses have pulled the stock down -1.2% YTD, versus the oil & gas equipment & services industry which is up 1.07% for the same period. The RSI of 52.27 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

TETRA Technologies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified oil and gas services company. It operates through four divisions: Fluids, Production Testing, Compression, and Offshore. The Fluids division manufactures and markets clear brine fluids, additives, and associated products and services to the oil and gas industry for use in well drilling, completion, and workover operations in the United States, as well as in Latin America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. This segment also markets liquid and dry calcium chloride products; and provides water management services for oil and gas operators. The Production Testing division provides frac flowback, production well testing, offshore rig cooling, and other associated services in oil and gas producing regions in the United States, Mexico, and Canada, as well as in various basins in South America, Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and Australia. The Compression division provides compression services and equipment for natural gas and oil production, gathering, transportation, processing, and storage operating in onshore producing regions of the United States, as well as in Mexico, Canada, and Argentina. The Offshore division offers downhole and subsea services, such as well plugging, and abandonment and workover services; decommissioning and construction services through heavy lift barges and various cutting technologies; and conventional and saturation diving services. TETRA Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.