Stocks Intraday Alert: RPC, Inc. (RES), The Manitowoc Company, Inc. (MTW), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

RPC, Inc. (RES) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 2.16% or $0.46 to close the day at $21.77 on lower than average trading volume of 1.48M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.74M. The Atlanta Georgia 30329 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas equipment & services companies by 28.5398% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 9.89% YTD, versus the oil & gas equipment & services industry which is down -0.35% for the same period. The RSI of 53.4 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

RPC, Inc. provides a range of oilfield services and equipment for oil and gas companies involved in the exploration, production, and development of oil and gas properties in the United States, Africa, Canada, Argentina, China, Mexico, Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and New Zealand. The company operates in two segments, Technical Services and Support Services. The Technical Services segment offers pressure pumping, coiled tubing, snubbing, nitrogen pumping, well control consulting and firefighting, downhole tools, wireline, fishing, and fluid pumping services that are used in the completion, production, and maintenance of oil and gas wells. The Support Services segment provides a range of rental tools, including blowout preventors, high pressure manifolds and valves, Hevi-wate drill pipes, tubing products, production related rental tools, pumps, diverters, drill pipes, drill collars, handling tools, Coflexip hoses, and Wear Knot drill pipes that are used for onshore and offshore oil and gas well drilling, completion, and workover activities. It also offers oilfield pipe inspection, and pipe management and storage services; and oilfield training services. RPC, Inc. was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Manitowoc Company, Inc. (MTW) had a light trading with around 1.48M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.16M. The stock traded between $6.18 and $6.38 before closing at the price of $6.26 with -0.63% change on the day. The Manitowoc Wisconsin 54220 based company is currently trading 109.89% above its 52 week low of $3.17 and -17.31% below its 52 week high of $7.57. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 47.05 and $5.45 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

The Manitowoc Company, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells cranes and related products worldwide. It offers lattice-boom cranes, including crawler and truck mounted lattice-boom cranes, and crawler crane attachments; tower cranes comprising top slewing, luffing jib, topless, and self-erecting tower cranes; mobile telescopic cranes, including rough terrain, all-terrain, truck mounted, and industrial cranes; and boom trucks, such as telescopic boom trucks under the Manitowoc, Grove, Potain, National Crane, and Shuttlelift brands. The company also provides crane product parts and services; and crane rebuilding, remanufacturing, and training services under the Manitowoc Crane Care brand name. The company’s products are used in various applications, including energy and utilities; petrochemical and industrial projects; infrastructure development, such as road, bridge, and airport construction; and commercial and high-rise residential construction industries. The company was founded in 1853 and is based in Manitowoc, Wisconsin.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) traded within a range of $19.74 to $20.59 after opening the day at $19.78. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -5.01% so far this year. The stock was up close to 3.54% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $20.48 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -61.46% below its 52 week high of $53.14 and 19.07% above its 12-month low of $17.2. The shares are down by over -26.06% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 41.38 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

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.

 

Trader Alert: CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (CBL), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ), Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN)

CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (CBL) grew with the stock adding 0.09% or $0.01 to close at $10.58 on active trading volume of 2.14M compared its three months average trading volume of 2.13M. The Chattanooga Tennessee 37421 based company operating under the REIT – Retail industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 19.39% up for the period and down by -8% so far this year. With price target of $12.23 and a 26.91% rebound from 52-week low, CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. is a public real estate investment trust. It engages in acquisition, development, and management of properties. The fund invests in the real estate markets of United States. Its portfolio consists of enclosed malls and open-air centers. CBL & Associates Properties is based in Oak Brook, Illinois. CBL & Associates Properties was founded in 1978 and is based in Chattanooga, Tennessee with additional offices in Waltham, Massachusetts; Chesterfield, Missouri; and Irving, Texas.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) gained $0.01 to close the day at a new closing price of $19.78, a 0.05% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 15% above its 52 week low of $17.2. A total of 2.09M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 4.09M. The stock, which fluctuated between $19.41 and $19.88 during the day, currently situated -62.78% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -13.09% in the past one month and down by -44.66% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $30.86 and RSI of 33.75, the stock still has upside potential, making it 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.

Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) shares were down in last trading by -2.17% to $7.23. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -8.37% over the past week and fell -5.12% in the past month. It is currently trading -5.98% below its 50 day moving average and -11.89% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -29.52% decrease in value from its one year high of $10.46. The RSI indicator value of 30.95, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Windstream Holdings, Inc. provides network communications and technology solutions for consumers, businesses, enterprise organizations, and carrier partners in the United States. It operates through Consumer and Small Business – ILEC, Carrier, Enterprise, and Small Business – CLEC segments. The Consumer and Small Business – ILEC segment offers consumer services, including high-speed Internet access; Internet security services; online backup service; basic local telephone services, features, and long-distance services; and video services, as well as owns and operates cable television franchises. It also provides services for small business comprising high-speed Internet access, online backup solution, remote tech help services, Web and audio conferencing services, managed Web design services, Web and e-mail hosting services, and fax-to-e-mail services. This segment serves approximately 1.6 million residential and small business customers. The Carrier segment provides products and services to other communications services providers, including special access services, which provide network access and transport services to end users; and fiber-to-tower connections to support backhaul services to wireless carriers. It also offers voice and data transport services to other communications providers on a wholesale basis. The Enterprise segment provides integrated voice and data services, which deliver voice and broadband services over a single Internet connection; multi-site networking services; and other data services, including cloud computing and collocation and managed services as an alternative to traditional information technology infrastructure. The Small Business – CLEC segment offers integrated voice and data services, advanced data, and traditional voice and long-distance services, as well as online backup, managed Web design and Web hosting, and various e-mail services. Windstream Holdings, Inc. is based in Little Rock, Arkansas.

 

Three Movers to Watch for: Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ), Century Aluminum Company (CENX)

Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD) retreated with the stock falling -0.8% or $-0.27 to close at $33.66 on light trading volume of 3.34M compared its three months average trading volume of 4.1M. The Fort Wayne Indiana 46804 based company operating under the Steel & Iron industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 93.46% up for the period and down by -5.4% so far this year. With price target of $40.6 and a 103.65% rebound from 52-week low, Steel Dynamics, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Steel Dynamics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells steel products; processes and sells recycled ferrous and nonferrous metals; and fabricates and sells steel joist and deck products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Steel Operations, Metals Recycling Operations, and Steel Fabrication Operations segments. The Steel Operations segment provides a range of sheet steel products, such as hot roll, cold roll, and coated steel products; structural steel beams and pilings to construction market; various rail products for the railroad industry; rounds, round-cornered squares, and round engineered bars; angles, merchant rounds, flats and channels, and reinforcing bar; and beams, channels, and specialty steel sections. This segment offers its products for automotive, construction, manufacturing, transportation, heavy and agriculture equipment, and pipe and tube markets. The Metals Recycling Operations segment is involved in the purchase, process, and resale of ferrous and nonferrous scrap metals into reusable forms and grades. Its ferrous products include heavy melting steel, busheling, bundled scrap, shredded scrap, steel turnings, and cast iron products; and nonferrous products comprise aluminum, brass, copper, stainless steel, and other nonferrous metals. This segment also provides transportation logistics, management, marketing, brokerage, and consulting services related to the scrap industry. The Steel Fabrication Operations segment produces steel building components comprising steel joists, girders, trusses, and steel decks primarily for the non-residential construction industry. The company also produces pig and hot briquetted iron; and iron nugget products that are used in electric arc furnace steel mills. Steel Dynamics, Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) dropped $-0.87 to close the day at a new closing price of $19.77, a -4.22% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 14.94% above its 52 week low of $17.2. A total of 3.33M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 4.07M. The stock, which fluctuated between $19.76 and $20.77 during the day, currently situated -62.8% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -15.11% in the past one month and down by -40.67% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $30.86 and RSI of 32.84, the stock still has upside potential, making it 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.

Century Aluminum Company (CENX) shares were up in last trading by 4.02% to $16.06. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 4.29% over the past week and grew 78.84% in the past month. It is currently trading 46.86% above its 50 day moving average and 98.3% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -1.11% decrease in value from its one year high of $16.53. The RSI indicator value of 79.32, lead us to believe that it may reverse gains in the near term.

Century Aluminum Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces primary aluminum in the United States and Iceland. It produces standard grade and value-added primary aluminum products; and carbon products, such as anodes and cathodes. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

 

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.

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

3 Notable Runners: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ), Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. (DKS), Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (MDRX)

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 0.29% or $0.06 to close the day at $21.03 on lower than average trading volume of 1.72M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.06M. The Estero Florida 33928 based company has been outperforming the rental & leasing services companies by -36.7794% for last three months and its recent losses have pulled the stock down -2.46% YTD, versus the rental & leasing services industry which is up 9.2% for the same period. The RSI of 40.05 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, 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. is based in Estero, Florida.

Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. (DKS) had a light trading with around 1.7M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.24M. The stock traded between $50.28 and $52.21 before closing at the price of $51.2 with -0.78% change on the day. The Coraopolis Pennsylvania 15108 based company is currently trading 43.69% above its 52 week low of $36.06 and -18.47% below its 52 week high of $62.88. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 40.63 and $64.26 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. operates as a sporting goods retailer primarily in the eastern United States. It provides hardlines, including sporting goods equipment, fitness equipment, golf equipment, and hunting and fishing gear products; apparel; and footwear products and accessories. The company also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, Field & Stream, Chelsea Collective, and True Runner specialty concept stores; and e-commerce Websites, such as DICKS.com, golfgalaxy.com, fieldandstreamshop.com, and caliastudio.com. As of November 14, 2016, it operated approximately 679 Dick’s Sporting Goods stores, 73 Golf Galaxy stores, and 19 Field & Stream stores. The company was formerly known as Dick’s Clothing and Sporting Goods, Inc. and changed its name to Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. in April 1999. Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania.

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (MDRX) traded within a range of $11.52 to $11.85 after opening the day at $11.79. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 14.3% so far this year. The stock was down close to -0.34% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $11.67 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -23.07% below its 52 week high of $15.17 and 19.08% above its 12-month low of $9.8. The shares are down by over -2.83% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 58.67 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. provides information technology and services to healthcare organizations in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It offers electronic health records, connectivity, hosting, outsourcing, analytics, patient engagement, clinical decision support, and population health management solutions. The company’s Clinical and Financial Solutions segment provides integrated clinical software applications and financial and information solutions, which primarily include EHR-related, and financial and practice management software solutions, as well as related installation, support and maintenance, outsourcing, hosting, revenue cycle management, training, and electronic claims administration services. Its Population Health segment offers health management and coordinated care solutions that enable hospitals, health systems, accountable care organizations, and other care facilities to connect, transition, analyze, and coordinate care across the entire care community. The company serves physicians, hospitals, governments, health systems, health plans, life-sciences companies, retail clinics, retail pharmacies, pharmacy benefit managers, insurance companies, and employer wellness clinics, as well as post-acute organizations, such as home health and hospice agencies. It has a strategic partnership with Nant Health, LLC. Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

 

3 Notable Runners: Umpqua Holdings Corporation (UMPQ), Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc (NAVB), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

Umpqua Holdings Corporation (UMPQ) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.66% or $-0.12 to close the day at $18.09 on lower than average trading volume of 1.67M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.83M. The Portland Oregon 97258 based company has been outperforming the regional – pacific banks companies by 16.8268% for last three months and its recent gains have offset losses to -3.67% YTD, versus the regional – pacific banks industry which is down -0.3% for the same period. The RSI of 45.73 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Umpqua Holdings Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the commercial and retail banking, and retail brokerage businesses. It operates through Community Banking and Home Lending segments. The Community Banking segment provides loan and deposit products to business and retail customers. The Home Lending segment originates, sells, and services residential mortgage loans. It also offers various deposit products, such as non-interest bearing checking accounts, interest bearing checking and savings accounts, money market accounts, and certificates of deposit; financial planning, trust, and investments services to high net worth individuals; and retail brokerage and investment advisory services. The company’s loan products include loans for business and commercial customers, including accounts receivable and inventory financing, multi-family loans, equipment loans, commercial equipment leases, international trade, real estate construction loans, permanent financing, small business administration program financing, and capital markets and treasury management services; loan products for small businesses; commercial and industrial loans; residential real estate loans for the construction, purchase, and refinancing of residential owner-occupied and rental properties; and consumer loans, such as secured and unsecured personal loans, home equity and personal lines of credit, and motor vehicle loans. In addition, it provides technology-based services, including remote deposit capture, online banking, bill pay and treasury, mobile banking, voice response banking, automatic payroll deposit programs, ATMs, product kiosks, and Website. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated commercial banking centers in 382 locations. Umpqua Holdings Corporation was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Portland, Oregon.

Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc (NAVB) had a light trading with around 1.66M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 789.46K. The stock traded between $0.44 and $0.58 before closing at the price of $0.45 with -18.96% change on the day. The Dublin Ohio 43017 based company is currently trading 73.08% above its 52 week low of $0.26 and -70.2% below its 52 week high of $1.51. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 17.32 and $1.25 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of precision immunodiagnostic agents and immunotherapeutics. The company offers Lymphoseek, a receptor-targeted small-molecule radiopharmaceutical used in the evaluation of lymphatic basins that may have cancer involvement in patients; and Manocept platform to target the CD206 mannose receptor expressed on activated macrophages. Its neurological development programs include NAV4694, an Fluorine-18 labeled positron emission tomography imaging agent, which is used as an aid the imaging and evaluation of patients with signs or symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and mild cognitive impairment; and NAV5001, an Iodine-123 labeled single photon emission computed tomography imaging agent that is used as an aid in the diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders with potential use as a diagnostic aid in dementia. Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. has research and development agreements with University of California. The company was formerly known as Neoprobe Corporation and changed its name to Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. in January 2012. Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ohio.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) traded within a range of $20.62 to $21.32 after opening the day at $21.21. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -2.74% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.1% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $20.97 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -60.54% below its 52 week high of $53.14 and 21.92% above its 12-month low of $17.2. The shares are down by over -37.72% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 39.12 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

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

 

Investor’s Watch List: Olin Corporation (OLN), FuelCell Energy, Inc. (FCEL), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

Olin Corporation (OLN) had a active trading with around 2.28M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.24M. The stock traded between $26.46 and $27.52 before closing at the price of $26.64 with -2.42% change on the day. The Clayton Missouri 63105 based company is currently trading 122.87% above its 52 week low of $12.29 and -4.79% below its 52 week high of $27.98. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 51.23 and $26.6 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Olin Corporation manufactures and distributes chemical products in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls, Epoxy, and Winchester. The Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls segment offers chlorine and caustic soda, ethylene dichloride and vinyl chloride monomers, methyl chloride, methylene chloride, chloroform, carbon tetrachloride, perchloroethylene, trichloroethylene and vinylidene chloride, hydrochloric acid, hydrogen, bleach products, and potassium hydroxide. The Epoxy segment provides allyl chloride and epichlorohydrin for use in resins and other plastic materials, water purification, and pesticides, as well as for the manufacturers of polymers; liquid epoxy resins used in adhesives, paints and coatings, composites, and flooring; and converted epoxy resins and additives for use in electrical laminates, paints and coatings, wind blades, electronics, and construction. The Winchester segment offers sporting ammunition, law enforcement ammunition, reloading components, small caliber military ammunition and components, and industrial cartridges. The company markets its products through its sales force, as well as directly to various industrial customers, mass merchants, retailers, wholesalers, other distributors, and the U.S. Government and its prime contractors. Olin Corporation was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Clayton, Missouri.

FuelCell Energy, Inc. (FCEL) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 3.33% or $0.05 to close the day at $1.55 on light trading volume of 2.27M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 649.53K. The Danbury Connecticut 06810 based company has been underperforming the diversified utilities group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -70.36%, compared to the industry which has advanced 24.02% over the same period. With RSI of 27.51, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $3.25, making it a hold for now.

FuelCell Energy, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, sells, installs, operates, and services stationary fuel cell power plants for distributed power generation. It develops direct fuelcell (DFC) plants that generate electricity, heat, and hydrogen for industrial and/or transportation uses, as well as a fuel cell carbon capture solution for coal or gas-fired power plants; and solid oxide fuel cell plants for adjacent sub-megawatt applications to the markets for megawatt-class DFC power plants, as well as energy storage (reversible solid oxide fuel cell) applications utilizing hydrogen as an energy carrier. The company serves various markets, such as utilities and independent power producers, industrial and process applications, education and health care, data centers and communication, wastewater treatment, government, and commercial and hospitality. It primarily operates in the United States, South Korea, England, Germany, and Canada. The company has strategic alliances with POSCO Energy Co., Ltd.; The Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems IKTS; and E.ON Connecting Energies GmbH. FuelCell Energy, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Danbury, Connecticut.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) shares were down in last trading by -0.85% to $21.08. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 1.54% over the past week and fell -4.05% in the past month. It is currently trading -10.49% below its 50 day moving average and -42.57% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -60.33% decrease in value from its one year high of $53.14. The RSI indicator value of 37.82, 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. is based in Estero, Florida.

 

Stocks Highlights: Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), TripAdvisor, Inc. (TRIP), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) had a light trading with around 2.14M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.36M. The stock traded between $64.05 and $64.67 before closing at the price of $64.58 with 0.86% change on the day. The Louisville Kentucky 40213 based company is currently trading 42.1% above its 52 week low of $46.43 and -1.33% below its 52 week high of $66.13. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 60.03 and $67.72 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

YUM! Brands, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates quick service restaurants. It operates in four segments: YUM China, the KFC Division, the Pizza Hut Division, and the Taco Bell Division. The company develops, operates, franchises, and licenses a system of restaurants, which prepare, package, and sell various food items. As of April 21, 2016, it operated approximately 43,000 restaurants in approximately 130 countries and territories primarily under the KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell brands, which specialize in chicken, pizza, and Mexican-style food categories. The company was formerly known as TRICON Global Restaurants, Inc. and changed its name to YUM! Brands, Inc. in May 2002. YUM! Brands, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

TripAdvisor, Inc. (TRIP) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.59% or $-0.31 to close the day at $51.85 on light trading volume of 2.14M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.51M. The Needham Massachusetts 02494 based company has been underperforming the internet information providers group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -25.41%, compared to the industry which has advanced 18.08% over the same period. With RSI of 59.45, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $52.05, making it a hold for now.

TripAdvisor, Inc. operates as an online travel company. The company operates through two segments, Hotel and Other. Its travel research platform aggregates reviews and opinions about destinations, accommodations, activities and attractions, and restaurants for consumers to plan their trips, as well as enables to book hotels, vacation rentals, flights, activities and attractions, and restaurants. The company operates TripAdvisor-branded Websites, including tripadvisor.com in the United States; and localized versions of the Website in 47 countries. It also manages and operates 23 other media brands that provide travel planning resources across the travel sector comprising airfarewatchdog.com, bookingbuddy.com, cruisecritic.com, everytrail.com, familyvacationcritic.com, flipkey.com, gateguru.com, holidaylettings.co.uk, holidaywatchdog.com, independenttraveler.com, jetsetter.com, thefork.com, niumba.com, onetime.com, oyster.com, seatguru.com, smartertravel.com, tingo.com, travelpod.com, tripbod.com, vacationhomerentals.com, viator.com, and virtualtourist.com. The company’s Websites feature 320 million reviews and opinions on 6.2 million places, including 995,000 hotels and accommodations; 770,000 vacation rentals; 3.8 million restaurants; and 625,000 attractions worldwide. TripAdvisor, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Needham, Massachusetts.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) shares were up in last trading by 1.2% to $21.01. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -4.76% over the past week and fell -6.95% in the past month. It is currently trading -13.42% below its 50 day moving average and -43.46% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -60.46% decrease in value from its one year high of $53.14. The RSI indicator value of 36.41, 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. is based in Estero, Florida.

 

Stocks on the Move: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (PANW), PPL Corporation (PPL)

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -1.42% or $-0.3 to close the day at $20.76 on light trading volume of 2.37M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.98M. The Estero Florida 33928 based company has been underperforming the rental & leasing services group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing 0%, compared to the industry which has advanced 40.72% over the same period. With RSI of 33.63, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $30.86, making it 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. is based in Estero, Florida.

Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (PANW) climbed 2.28% during last trading as the stock added $3.16 to finish the day at $141.92 with about 2.36M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.64M. The $12.81B market cap company, which fluctuated between $140.5 and $143.63 during the day, currently situated 27.75% above its 52 week low of $111.09 and -14.35% away from its one year high of $165.69. The RSI of 60.67 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Palo Alto Networks, Inc. provides security platform solutions to enterprises, service providers, and government entities worldwide. Its platform includes Next-Generation Firewall that delivers application, user, and content visibility and control, as well as protection against network-based cyber threats; Advanced Endpoint Protection, which prevents cyber attacks that exploit software vulnerabilities on various fixed and virtual endpoints and servers; and Threat Intelligence Cloud, which offers central intelligence capabilities, security for software as a service applications, and automated delivery of preventative measures against cyber attacks. The company provides firewall appliances; Panorama, a security management solution for the control of appliances deployed on an end-customer’s network as a virtual or a physical appliance; and Virtual System Upgrades, which are available as an extensions to the virtual system capacity that ships with the physical appliances. It also offers subscription services covering the areas of threat prevention, uniform resource filtering, malware and persistent threat, laptop and mobile device, and firewall protection services, as well as cyber attack, threat intelligence, and content control services. In addition, the company provides support and maintenance services; and professional services, including application traffic management, solution design and planning, configuration, and firewall migration, as well as provides online and classroom-style education training services. Palo Alto Networks, Inc. primarily sells its products and services through its channel partners, as well as directly to medium to large enterprises, service providers, and government entities operating in various industries comprising education, energy, financial services, government entities, healthcare, Internet and media, manufacturing, public sector, and telecommunications. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

PPL Corporation (PPL) saw its value decrease by -0.9% as the stock dropped $-0.31 to finish the day at a closing price of $34.23. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $32.08-$39.92 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $34.13 to $34.56 during the day, are up by 3.64% in the past three months and down by -5.27% over the past six months. It is currently trading -0.22% below its 20 day moving average and 1.68% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $36.27 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 52.79. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

PPL Corporation, a utility company, delivers electricity and natural gas in the United States and the United Kingdom. It serves 322,000 natural gas and 403,000 electric customers in Louisville and adjacent areas in Kentucky; 543,000 customers in central, southeastern, and western Kentucky; and approximately 28,000 customers in 5 counties in southwestern Virginia, and fewer than 10 customers in Tennessee. The company also provides electric delivery services to approximately 1.4 million customers in Pennsylvania; and operates 4 electricity distribution networks in the United Kingdom, as well as delivers natural gas to customers in Kentucky; generates electricity from power plants in Kentucky; and sells wholesale electricity to 11 municipalities in Kentucky. In addition, it provides finance for the operations of PPL and subsidiaries. PPL Corporation was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania.