3 Notable Runners: Calpine Corporation (CPN), INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (INSY), SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU)

Calpine Corporation (CPN) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 2.9% or $0.33 to close the day at $11.69 on lower than average trading volume of 3.26M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.53M. The Houston Texas 77002 based company has been outperforming the electric utilities companies by 0.8789% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 2.27% YTD, versus the electric utilities industry which is up 1.43% for the same period. The RSI of 51.56 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Calpine Corporation, a wholesale power generation company, owns and operates natural gas-fired and geothermal power plants in North America. It operates natural gas-fired combustion turbines and renewable geothermal conventional steam turbines. The company sells power, steam, capacity, renewable energy credits, and ancillary services to utilities, independent electric system operators, industrial and agricultural companies, retail power providers, municipalities and other governmental entities, and power marketers, as well as retail commercial, industrial, and residential customers. As of February 1, 2017, it owned and operated 80 power plants, including 1 under construction with an aggregate generation capacity of 25,908 megawatts and 828 megawatts under construction. The company was founded in 1984 and is based in Houston, Texas.

INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (INSY) had a light trading with around 3.24M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 916.78K. The stock traded between $9.64 and $11 before closing at the price of $10.82 with 12.24% change on the day. The Lake Bluff 60044 based company is currently trading 24.37% above its 52 week low of $8.7 and -49.01% below its 52 week high of $21.22. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 64.1 and $18.2 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Insys Therapeutics, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company, develops and commercializes supportive care products. The company markets Subsys, a sublingual fentanyl spray for breakthrough cancer pain in opioid-tolerant cancer patients in the United States. Its lead product candidate is Syndros, an orally administered liquid formulation of dronabinol. The company is also developing Cannabidiol Oral Solution, a synthetic cannabidiol for childhood catastrophic epilepsy syndromes; and other product candidates, including other dronabinol line extensions and sublingual spray product candidates. Insys Therapeutics, Inc. is headquartered in Chandler, Arizona.

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) traded within a range of $3.83 to $3.98 after opening the day at $3.87. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -14.99% so far this year. The stock was up close to 2.85% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $3.97 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -35.66% below its 52 week high of $6.17 and 9.07% above its 12-month low of $3.64. The shares are down by over -24.09% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 44.49 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

 

3 Stocks to Watch For: Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH), DDR Corp. (DDR), SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU)

Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) saw its value decrease by -1.22% as the stock dropped $-0.08 to finish the day at a closing price of $6.48. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $4.15-$17.73 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $6.39 to $6.64 during the day, are up by 30.91% in the past three months and down by -40.82% over the past six months. It is currently trading -1.44% below its 20 day moving average and 6.37% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $6.8 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 52.14.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

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.

DDR Corp. (DDR) shares were down in last trading by -0.32% to $15.4. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 1.92% over the past week and grew 1.72% in the past month. It is currently trading 1.57% above its 50 day moving average and -9.04% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -22.69% decrease in value from its one year high of $19.92. The RSI indicator value of 56.77, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

DDR Corp. is an equity real estate investment trust. It invests in the real estate markets of the United States and Puerto Rico. The firm is in the business of acquiring, owning, developing, redeveloping, expanding, leasing and managing shopping centers. It formerly known as Developers Diversified Realty Corp. DDR Corp is based in Beachwood, Ohio.

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) traded within a range of $3.89 to $4.04 after opening the day at $4. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -15.85% so far this year. The stock was down close to -0.76% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $3.93 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -36.3% below its 52 week high of $6.17 and 7.97% above its 12-month low of $3.64. The shares are down by over -16.38% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 42.28 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

 

Traders Recap: Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH), Sanchez Energy Corporation (SN), SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU)

Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH) managed to rebound with the stock declining -1.13% or $0 to close the day at $0.22 on higher than average trading volume of 3.66M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.01M. The New York New York 10019 based company has been underperforming the drug delivery companies by -85.3953% for last three months and its recent losses have pulled the stock down -76.2% YTD, versus the drug delivery industry which is down -0.01% for the same period. The RSI of 19.89 indicates the stock is oversold at the current levels, buy for now.

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.

Sanchez Energy Corporation (SN) had a active trading with around 3.61M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.56M. The stock traded between $12.66 and $13.3 before closing at the price of $12.81 with -0.16% change on the day. The Houston Texas 77002 based company is currently trading 410.36% above its 52 week low of $2.59 and -10.98% below its 52 week high of $14.39. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 56.09 and $15.64 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Sanchez Energy Corporation, an independent exploration and production company, engages in the exploration, acquisition, and development of oil and natural gas resources in the onshore U.S. Gulf Coast. It holds a 93% working interest in the Eagle Ford Shale, which consists of approximately 200,000 net leasehold acres in the oil and condensate, or black oil and volatile oil located in South Texas; and a 65% working interest in the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale covering an area of approximately 62,000 net leasehold acres situated in Mississippi and Louisiana. The company was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) traded within a range of $3.89 to $4 after opening the day at $3.91. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -15.2% so far this year. The stock was up close to 1.02% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $3.96 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -35.82% below its 52 week high of $6.17 and 8.79% above its 12-month low of $3.64. The shares are down by over -13.54% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 43.33 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

 

Stocks To Watch: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT), Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN), SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU)

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) traded within a range of $32.2 to $33.99 after opening the day at $32.24. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 8.02% so far this year. The stock was up close to 3.45% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $33.24 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -0.04% below its 52 week high of $33.99 and 37.95% above its 12-month low of $24.31. The shares are up by over 17.25% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 66.82 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

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

Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 2.29% or $1.02 to close the day at $45.55 on active trading volume of 5.42M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.58M. The Seattle Washington 98101 based company has been underperforming the apparel stores group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -4.55%, compared to the industry which has dropped -0.13% over the same period. With RSI of 46.18, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $50.76, making it a hold for now.

Nordstrom, Inc., a fashion specialty retailer, offers apparel, shoes, cosmetics, and accessories for men, women, and children in the United States and Canada. It operates through two segments, Retail and Credit. The Retail segment offers a selection of brand name and private label merchandise through various channels, including Nordstrom branded full-line stores and online store at Nordstrom.com; Nordstrom Rack stores; Nordstromrack.com and HauteLook; and other retail channels, including Trunk Club showrooms and TrunkClub.com, Jeffrey boutiques, and clearance store that operates under the name Last Chance. The Credit segment operates Nordstrom fsb, a federal savings bank, which provides a private label credit card, two Nordstrom VISA credit cards, and a debit card. Its credit and debit cards feature a shopping-based loyalty program. As of February 1, 2017, the company operated 349 stores in 40 states, including 123 full-line stores in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico; 215 Nordstrom Rack stores; 2 Jeffrey boutiques; and 2 clearance stores. Nordstrom, Inc. also sells its products through catalogs. The company was founded in 1901 and is based in Seattle, Washington.

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) gained $0.18 to close the day at a new closing price of $3.92, a 4.81% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 7.69% above its 52 week low of $3.68. A total of 5.37M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 4.1M. The stock, which fluctuated between $3.68 and $3.97 during the day, currently situated -36.47% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -18.16% in the past one month and down by -7.76% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $5.04 and RSI of 41.09, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

 

3 Stocks to Watch For: SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU), Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF), Immune Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IMNP)

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) saw its value increase by 1.91% as the stock gained $0.07 to finish the day at a closing price of $3.74. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $3.65-$6.17 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $3.65 to $3.75 during the day, are down by -12.21% in the past three months and down by -22.41% over the past six months. It is currently trading -8.52% below its 20 day moving average and -17.32% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $5.04 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 30.75.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF) shares were up in last trading by 4.69% to $11.82. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 4.05% over the past week and fell -0.25% in the past month. It is currently trading -7.82% below its 50 day moving average and -31.63% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -62.73% decrease in value from its one year high of $32.83. The RSI indicator value of 43.24, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co., through its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of casual apparel. The company sells knit and woven shirts, graphic T-shirts, fleece, jeans and woven pants, shorts, sweaters, and outerwear; personal care products; and accessories for men, women, and kids under the Abercrombie & Fitch, abercrombie kids, and Hollister brand names. As of March 2, 2016, it operated through 754 stores in the United States; and 178 stores in Canada, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The company sells its products through its stores and direct-to-consumer sales. Abercrombie & Fitch Co. was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in New Albany, Ohio.

Immune Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IMNP) traded within a range of $0.18 to $0.19 after opening the day at $0.19. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -0.33% so far this year. The stock was down close to -4.53% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $0.18 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -71.66% below its 52 week high of $0.64 and 16.96% above its 12-month low of $0.1551. The shares are up by over 0.61% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 41.77 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

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.

 

Trader’s Round Up: SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU), Triangle Petroleum Corporation (TPLM), Rice Energy Inc. (RICE)

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) retreated with the stock falling 0% or $0 to close at $3.67 on light trading volume of 3.98M compared its three months average trading volume of 4.08M. The Eden Prairie Minnesota 55344 based company operating under the Grocery Stores industry has been trending down for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now -11.78% down for the period and down by -21.41% so far this year. With price target of $5.04 and a 0.82% rebound from 52-week low, SUPERVALU Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

Triangle Petroleum Corporation (TPLM) gained $0.02 to close the day at a new closing price of $0.29, a 7.93% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 119.2% above its 52 week low of $0.1328. A total of 3.94M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.76M. The stock, which fluctuated between $0.26 and $0.31 during the day, currently situated -86.4% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 15.33% in the past one month and up by 25.69% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $1 and RSI of 54.99, 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.

Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) shares were up in last trading by 0.57% to $21.3. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 7.41% over the past week and grew 1.19% in the past month. It is currently trading -3.17% below its 50 day moving average and -6.45% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -27.45% decrease in value from its one year high of $29.36. The RSI indicator value of 49.68, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Rice Energy Inc., an independent natural gas and oil company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of natural gas, oil, and natural gas liquid (NGL) properties in the Appalachian Basin. The company operates through two segments, Exploration and Production, and Midstream. As of December 31, 2015, it held approximately 92,000 net acres in the southwestern core of the Marcellus Shale, Pennsylvania; and approximately 56,000 net acres in the southeastern core of the Utica Shale located in Belmont County, Ohio. The company also has operations in the Upper Devonian Shale located on Pennsylvania acreage. It had 120 net producing wells in the Marcellus Shale; 4 net producing wells in the Upper Devonian Shale; and 19 net producing wells in the Utica Shale. The company is also involved in the gathering and compression of natural gas, oil, and NGL; and the provision of water services to support well completion activities. Rice Energy Inc. was founded in 2008 and is based in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.

 

Stocks Trending Alert: LendingClub Corporation (LC), Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC), SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU)

LendingClub Corporation (LC) saw its value increase by 1.77% as the stock gained $0.11 to finish the day at a closing price of $6.34. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $3.44-$9.8 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $6.22 to $6.35 during the day, are up by 31.81% in the past three months and up by 37.83% over the past six months. It is currently trading 8.37% above its 20 day moving average and 12.72% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $6.38 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 68.16.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

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

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC) shares were up in last trading by 0.38% to $10.54. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 0.19% over the past week and fell -4.62% in the past month. It is currently trading -1.26% below its 50 day moving average and -9.81% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -22.24% decrease in value from its one year high of $13.97. The RSI indicator value of 45.81, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

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

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) traded within a range of $3.74 to $3.9 after opening the day at $3.75. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -18.2% so far this year. The stock was up close to 1.87% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $3.82 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -38.09% below its 52 week high of $6.17 and 2.69% above its 12-month low of $3.72. The shares are down by over -7.95% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 30.92 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

 

Stocks Under Consideration: GoPro, Inc. (GPRO), SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU), Amyris, Inc. (AMRS)

GoPro, Inc. (GPRO) grew with the stock adding 3.78% or $0.4 to close at $10.97 on active trading volume of 8.15M compared its three months average trading volume of 4.54M. The San Mateo California 94402 based company operating under the Photographic Equipment & Supplies industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 2.43% up for the period and up by 25.95% so far this year. With price target of $9.71 and a 28.45% rebound from 52-week low, GoPro, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

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

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) had a active trading with around 7.55M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.93M. The stock traded between $3.72 and $3.86 before closing at the price of $3.75 with -2.34% change on the day. The Eden Prairie Minnesota 55344 based company is currently trading -1.57% below its 52 week low of $3.72 and -39.22% below its 52 week high of $6.17. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $5.04 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

Amyris, Inc. (AMRS) saw its value decrease by -15.08% as the stock dropped $-0.08 to finish the day at a closing price of $0.45. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $0.313-$1.63 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $0.4459 to $0.53 during the day, are down by -57.54% in the past three months and up by 32.38% over the past six months. It is currently trading -34.2% below its 20 day moving average and -39.06% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $2.77 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 17.87.The technical indicator lead us to believe the stock will reverse recent losses any time soon.

Amyris, Inc. provides various alternatives to a range of petroleum-sourced products worldwide. The company uses its industrial bioscience technology to design microbes primarily yeast, as well as to convert plant-sourced sugars into renewable hydrocarbons. It produces and sells Biofene that converts to squalane, which is used as an emollient in cosmetics and other personal care products; and natural oils and aroma chemicals for the flavors and fragrances market. The company also provides renewable solvents, polymers, and renewable lubricants for industrial applications; and renewable fuels for transportation fuels market. It has a collaboration partnership with Total S.A. to produce and commercialize Biofene-based diesel and jet fuels. The company was formerly known as Amyris Biotechnologies, Inc. and changed its name to Amyris, Inc. in June 2010. Amyris, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Emeryville, California.

 

Stocks To Track: SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU), Opko Health, Inc. (OPK), Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH)

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) fell -2.04% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.08 to finish the day at $3.84 with about 3.12M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.97M. The $1.03B market cap company, which fluctuated between $3.84 and $3.99 during the day, currently situated 0.79% above its 52 week low of $3.81 and -37.76% away from its one year high of $6.17. The RSI of 30.56 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

Opko Health, Inc. (OPK) dropped $-0.06 to close the day at a new closing price of $8.63, a -0.69% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 16.31% above its 52 week low of $7.57. A total of 3.12M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 4.89M. The stock, which fluctuated between $8.56 and $8.78 during the day, currently situated -28.97% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -7.2% in the past one month and down by -8.39% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $15.5 and RSI of 38.26, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

OPKO Health, Inc., a biopharmaceutical and diagnostics company, engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel and proprietary technologies in the United States, Ireland, Chile, Spain, Israel, and Mexico. Its diagnostics business operates Bio-Reference Laboratories, a clinical laboratory that offers comprehensive laboratory testing services in the detection, diagnosis, evaluation, monitoring, and treatment of diseases, including esoteric testing, molecular diagnostics, anatomical pathology, genetics, women’s health, and correctional healthcare to physician offices, clinics, hospitals, employers, and governmental units. The Bio-Reference Laboratories also provides core genetic testing and leverages products, such as the 4Kscore prostate cancer test and the Claros 1 in-office immunoassay platform. The company’s pharmaceutical segment features Rayaldee, a treatment for secondary hyperparathyroidism in stage 3-4 chronic kidney disease patients with vitamin D deficiency and VARUBI for chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Its biologics business engages in developing and commercializing hGH-CTP, a recombinant human growth hormone product under development for the treatment of growth hormone deficiency, and developing Factor VIIa drug for hemophilia using the carboxl terminal peptide technology. The company was incorporated in 1991 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida.

Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) had a light trading with around 3.11M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.37M. The stock traded between $6.32 and $6.6 before closing at the price of $6.55 with 2.34% change on the day. The Franklin Tennessee 37067 based company is currently trading 57.83% above its 52 week low of $4.15 and -69.36% below its 52 week high of $18.06. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 55.02 and $6.78 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.

 

Stocks Highlights: SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU), Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW), Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (CLDX)

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) had a active trading with around 5.21M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.92M. The stock traded between $3.83 and $3.99 before closing at the price of $3.92 with 1.55% change on the day. The Eden Prairie Minnesota 55344 based company is currently trading 2.89% above its 52 week low of $3.81 and -36.47% below its 52 week high of $6.17. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 31.78 and $5.04 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.16% or $-0.02 to close the day at $12.16 on active trading volume of 5.2M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.5M. The Houston Texas 77094 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 113.71%, compared to the industry which has advanced 91.63% over the same period. With RSI of 41.31, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $10.17, making it a hold for now.

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

Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (CLDX) shares were up in last trading by 0.31% to $3.26. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -2.1% over the past week and fell -8.43% in the past month. It is currently trading -13.66% below its 50 day moving average and -18.29% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -62.74% decrease in value from its one year high of $8.75. The RSI indicator value of 34.75, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Celldex Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, develops, manufactures, and commercializes novel therapeutics for human health care. The company’s lead drug candidates comprise Rintega (CDX-110), a therapeutic vaccine in Phase III clinical studies for the treatment of glioblastoma patients that express an epidermal growth factor receptor variant III, as well as in Phase II study for the treatment of recurrent glioblastoma; Glembatumumab vedotin (CDX-011), a targeted antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) in a randomized Phase IIb study for the treatment of triple negative breast cancer, as well as in Phase II study for the treatment of metastatic melanoma; and Varlilumab (CDX-1127), an immune modulating antibody is in Phase I study for the treatment of multiple solid tumors. It also has various earlier stage drug candidates in clinical development, including CDX-1401, a targeted immunotherapeutic aimed at antigen presenting cells for cancer indications; CDX-301, an immune cell mobilizing agent and dendritic cell growth factor; and CDX-014, a fully-human monoclonal ADC that targets T cell immunoglobulin and mucin domain 1, a molecule, which is upregulated in various cancers comprising renal cell and ovarian carcinomas. In addition, the company is developing CDX-0158, which is in a Phase I dose escalation study in refractory gastrointestinal stromal tumors; CDX-3379 that completed a Phase Ib study for adult patients with advanced solid tumors; and a multi-faceted TAM program to generate antibodies that modulate the TAM family of RTKs comprising of Tyro3, AXL, and MerTK. It has research collaboration and license agreements with Medarex, Inc.; Rockefeller University; Duke University Brain Tumor Cancer Center; Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research; Alteris Therapeutics, Inc.; University of Southampton; Amgen Inc.; Amgen Fremont; and Seattle Genetics, Inc., as well as clinical trial collaboration with Roche Holding. The company is headquartered in Hampton, New Jersey.