Stocks In Queue: TiVo Corporation (TIVO), Cummins Inc. (CMI), NantHealth, Inc. (NH)

TiVo Corporation (TIVO) fell 0% during last trading as the stock lost $0 to finish the day at $20.9 with about 4.43M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 996.71K. The $2.5B market cap company, currently situated 97.36% above its 52 week low of $10.59 and -11.81% away from its one year high of $23.7. The RSI of 52.22 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

TiVo Corporation provides entertainment technology and audience insights worldwide. The company offers interactive program guides, connected guides, and metadata, as well as research analytics, advertising, and advanced search and recommendation services. Its products include TiVo BOLT, a unified entertainment system that combines TV, on-demand libraries, or streaming apps into a single box; TiVo Mini; and TiVo Stream that controls live TV, schedules recordings on DVR, manages to do list and one pass request, publishes comments about shows to Facebook and Twitter, and switches from mobile device to TV viewing with one tap. The company also provides accessories, such as antennas, cables, remote controls, and streaming software, as well as networking and storage accessories. In addition, it operates TiVo outlet, as well as sells its products through online. TiVo Corporation offers its product and solutions for TV services providers, CE manufacturers, steaming and digital media portals, broadcasters and content providers, and music ecosystems. The company was formerly known as Rovi Corporation and changed its name to TiVo Corporation in September 2016. TiVo Corporation was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in San Carlos, California.

Cummins Inc. (CMI) dropped $-3.49 to close the day at a new closing price of $135.35, a -2.51% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 75.32% above its 52 week low of $79.88. A total of 4.41M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.54M. The stock, which fluctuated between $135.18 and $139.38 during the day, currently situated -7.99% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -0.36% in the past one month and up by 14.32% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $0 and RSI of 42.41, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Cummins Inc. designs, manufactures, distributes, and services diesel and natural gas engines, and engine-related component products. It operates through four segments: Engine, Distribution, Components, and Power Generation. The Engine segment offers various diesel and natural gas powered engines under the Cummins and other customer brand names for the heavy-and medium-duty truck, bus, recreational vehicle, light-duty automotive, agricultural, construction, mining, marine, oil and gas, rail, and governmental equipment markets. This segment also provides new parts and services, as well as remanufactured parts and engines. The Distribution segment distributes parts and filtration products, engines, and power generation products, as well as offers service solutions, including maintenance contracts, engineering services, and integrated products. The Components segment provides emission solutions, including custom engineering systems and integrated controls, oxidation catalysts, particulate filters, oxides of nitrogen reduction systems, and engineered components; turbochargers for light-duty, mid-range, heavy-duty, and high-horsepower diesel markets; air and fuel filters, fuel water separators, lube and hydraulic filters, coolants, fuel additives, and other filtration systems; and fuel systems for heavy-duty on-highway diesel engine applications, as well as remanufactures fuel systems. The Power Generation segment designs and manufactures components that make up power generation systems, including controls, alternators, transfer switches, and switchgears, as well as offers power generation systems, components, and services. The company sells its products to original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and other customers worldwide. Cummins Inc. was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Columbus, Indiana.

NantHealth, Inc. (NH) had a active trading with around 4.38M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 153.08K. The stock traded at the price of $10.35 with 6.54% change on the day. The Culver City California 90232 based company is currently trading 7.65% above its 52 week low of $9.61 and -37.79% below its 52 week high of $21. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 42.66 and $15.9 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

NantHealth, Inc., a transformational healthcare cloud-based IT company, provides cloud-based platform solutions that converge science and technology through integrated clinical platform to provide actionable health information at the point of care for critical illnesses. The company develops an adaptive learning system, CLINICS, which includes software, middleware, and hardware systems infrastructure that collects, indexes, analyzes, and interprets molecular, clinical, operational, and financial data points derived from novel and traditional sources, and enhance decision-making. Its systems infrastructure includes software, middleware and hardware modules, and NantOS, which organize and integrate the data streams for its adaptive learning system; and NantOS apps and app suites that are designed to enable the delivery of the medicine to patient. The company was formerly known as Nant Health, LLC and changed its name to NantHealth, Inc. in June 2016. The company was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Culver City, California. NantHealth, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of NantWorks, LLC.

 

Trader Alert: EnSync, Inc. (ESNC), Haemonetics Corporation (HAE), TiVo Corporation (TIVO)

EnSync, Inc. (ESNC) retreated with the stock falling -7.69% or $-0.1 to close at $1.2 on light trading volume of 0.95M compared its three months average trading volume of 465.01K. The Menomonee Falls Wisconsin 53051 based company operating under the Industrial Electrical Equipment industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 116.18% up for the period and up by 215.79% so far this year. With price target of $1 and a 823.08% rebound from 52-week low, EnSync, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

EnSync, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, licenses, and sells energy management systems solutions in the United States and internationally. The company’s products include Matrix energy Management System, an energy control system for commercial, industrial, and multi-tenant building markets; Agile Hybrid Storage System, an energy storage system that delivers power and energy for behind the meter applications in commercial, industrial, multi-tenant, and resort buildings; and Ensync utility scale energy storage system to enhance power quality and smooth output from intermittent generating assets. It also provides energy storage products comprising ZnBr flow, lithium ion, and aqueous batteries; and develops and commercializes energy management systems for off-grid applications, as well as applications and Internet of energy platforms that link distributed energy resources with the grid network. The company was formerly known as ZBB Energy Corporation and changed its name to EnSync, Inc. in August 2015. EnSync, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin.

Haemonetics Corporation (HAE) dropped $-1.97 to close the day at a new closing price of $34.15, a -5.45% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 31.45% above its 52 week low of $25.98. A total of 0.95M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 319.53K. The stock, which fluctuated between $34.03 and $35.25 during the day, currently situated -10.27% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -8.12% in the past one month and up by 14.25% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $35 and RSI of 29.86, the stock still has upside potential, making it a buy for now.

Haemonetics Corporation, a healthcare company, provides products for processing, handling, and analysis of blood. The company operates through five segments: North America Plasma; Americas Blood Center and Hospital; Europe, Middle East and Africa; Asia Pacific; and Japan. It offers plasma collection and storage products, including PCS brand plasma collection equipment and disposables, plasma collection containers, and intravenous solutions, as well as information technology platforms for plasma customers to manage their donors, operations, and supply chain; Multicomponent Collection System brand apheresis equipment to collect specific blood components integrated from the donor; Automated Cell Processor brand solution to automate the washing and freezing of red cell components; and whole blood collection, filtration, and processing products. The company also offers hospital products comprising TEG thrombelastograph hemostasis analyzer system, a blood diagnostic instrument that measure a patient’s hemostasis or the ability to form and maintain blood clots; Cell Saver system, a surgical blood salvage system for cardiovascular surgeries; and OrthoPAT surgical blood salvage systems for orthopedic procedures. In addition, it offers SafeTraceTx, a software solution that manages blood product inventory and transfusion, as well as performs patient cross-matching; and BloodTrack suite of solutions for managing, tracking, and controlling blood products from the hospital blood center through to transfusion to the patient. The company markets and sells its products to bio-pharmaceutical companies, blood collection groups and independent blood centers, hospitals and hospital service providers, group purchasing organizations, and national health organizations through its direct sales force, as well as independent distributors. Haemonetics Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Braintree, Massachusetts.

TiVo Corporation (TIVO) shares were up in last trading by 1.45% to $19.62. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 0.2% over the past week and fell -9.79% in the past month. It is currently trading -4.71% below its 50 day moving average and 4.36% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -17.22% decrease in value from its one year high of $23.7. The RSI indicator value of 43.55, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

TiVo Corporation provides entertainment technology and audience insights worldwide. The company offers interactive program guides, connected guides, and metadata, as well as research analytics, advertising, and advanced search and recommendation services. Its products include TiVo BOLT, a unified entertainment system that combines TV, on-demand libraries, or streaming apps into a single box; TiVo Mini; and TiVo Stream that controls live TV, schedules recordings on DVR, manages to do list and one pass request, publishes comments about shows to Facebook and Twitter, and switches from mobile device to TV viewing with one tap. The company also provides accessories, such as antennas, cables, remote controls, and streaming software, as well as networking and storage accessories. In addition, it operates TiVo outlet, as well as sells its products through online. TiVo Corporation offers its product and solutions for TV services providers, CE manufacturers, steaming and digital media portals, broadcasters and content providers, and music ecosystems. The company was formerly known as Rovi Corporation and changed its name to TiVo Corporation in September 2016. TiVo Corporation was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in San Carlos, California.

Stocks Roundup: First Data Corporation (FDC), CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF), TiVo Corporation (TIVO)

First Data Corporation (FDC) retreated with the stock falling -1.19% or $-0.16 to close at $13.3 on active trading volume of 8.08M compared its three months average trading volume of 4.52M. The Atlanta Georgia 30342 based company has been trending down for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 0% down for the period and down by -16.98% so far this year. With price target of $16.19 and a 58.9% rebound from 52-week low, First Data Corporation has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

First Data Corporation provides electronic commerce solutions for merchants, financial institutions, and card issuers worldwide. It operates through three segments: Global Business Solutions, Global Financial Solutions, and Network & Security Solutions. The Global Business Solutions segment offers retail point-of-sale merchant acquiring and e-commerce services; and next-generation offerings, such as mobile payment services and webstore-in-a-box solutions, as well as its cloud-based Clover point-of-sale operating system, which includes a marketplace for proprietary and third-party business applications. The Global Financial Solutions segment provides credit solutions for bank and non-bank issuers, including credit and retail private-label card processing solutions; and licensed financial software systems, such as VisionPLUS bank processing application and lending solutions. This segment also offers a suite of related services, including card personalization and embossing, statement printing, client service, and remittance processing services to financial institutions. The Network & Security Solutions segment provides various value-added solutions, which include electronic funds transfer network solutions, such as debit card processing solutions; stored value network solutions; and security and fraud management solutions. This segment also supports its online and mobile banking digital strategies, and its business supporting mobile wallets. First Data Corporation was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) had a active trading with around 8.17M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 5.65M. The stock traded between $22.88 and $23.85 before closing at the price of $23.03 with -1.16% change on the day. The Deerfield Illinois 60015 based company is currently trading 12.44% above its 52 week low of $20.77 and -55.8% below its 52 week high of $54.27. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $25.41 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. manufactures and distributes nitrogen fertilizers and other nitrogen products worldwide. The company operates through Ammonia, Granular Urea, UAN, AN, Other, and Phosphate segments. Its primary nitrogen fertilizer products include ammonia, granular urea, urea ammonium nitrate, and ammonium nitrate. The company also provides diesel exhaust fluid, urea liquor, nitric acid, and aqua ammonia as well as compound fertilizer product, such as nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium fertilizer. It offers products primarily to cooperatives, independent fertilizer distributors, farmers, and industrial users. CF Industries Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is based in Deerfield, Illinois.

TiVo Corporation (TIVO) saw its value decrease by -1.06% as the stock dropped $-0.23 to finish the day at a closing price of $21.42. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $8.01-$23.7 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $21.09 to $21.83 during the day, are up by 28.11% in the past three months and up by 6.73% over the past six months. It is currently trading -0.47% below its 20 day moving average and 7.02% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $11.98 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 54.11.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

TiVo Corporation provides solutions for the discovery and personalization of digital entertainment to service providers and consumer electronics (CE) industry worldwide. The company offers interactive program guides (IPGs), an interactive listing of television or video program information that enables viewers to navigate through, sort, select, and schedule video programming for viewing and recording. It markets IPGs to service providers under i-Guide, Passport, and FanTV brands; and CE industry under the G-GUIDE and HTML Guide brands. The company also offers xD guide, a discovery application that extends the cable video experience from set-top boxes to an user interface on tablets and smartphones; and Rovi digital terminal adapter guide, which supports cable operators to remove analog channels to reclaim bandwidth. In addition, it provides metadata pertaining to music, television, movie, book, video games, and other entertainment content, as well as catalog information on celebrities, awards, sports, and other data; Audience Management Solution, a suite of products combining big data with predictive analytics to provide TV audience insights and advertising campaign management; and advertising services. Further, the company offers ACP, an analog video content security solution that protects videocassettes and DVDs to CE manufacturers, content production studios, and semiconductor companies that supply the CE manufacturers; and VCR Plus+, connected platform, and media recognition products. Additionally, it provides advanced search, recommendation, and conversation services to service providers, device manufacturers, and application/service developers. The company was formerly known as Rovi Corporation and changed its name to TiVo Corporation in September 2016. TiVo Corporation was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in San Carlos, California.

 

Eye Catching Stocks: TiVo Inc. (TIVO), International Paper Company (IP), Time Warner Inc. (TWX)

TiVo Inc. (TIVO) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 2.18% or $0.24 to close the day at $11.26 on active trading volume of 2.55M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.36M. The San Jose California 95002 based company has been outperforming the catv systems group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 27.23%, compared to the industry which has dropped -2.1% over the same period. With RSI of 72.94, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $11.98, making it a hold for now.

TiVo Inc. provides video technology software services and cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions that enable viewers to consume content across various screens in and out-of-the home in United States, Europe, and internationally. Its software and services provide an all-in-one approach for navigating live, recorded, video on demand, and over-the-top content into one intuitive user interface. The company offers TiVo BOLT and Roamio digital video recorders (DVRs), TiVo Mini non-DVR set-top boxes (STBs), and other devices; software customization and set up, training, and post contract support services; and middleware, UI software, and back-office software solutions for STBs to enable interactive television applications. As of January 31, 2016, the company had approximately 6.8 million subscriptions to the TiVo service through its TiVo-Owned and Pay-TV Operator businesses. It also provides cloud based search and recommendation services for the Pay TV industry; short-and long-form interactive video advertising, lead generation, and commerce, as well as second-by-second audience measurement metrics that combine television viewing data with other types of data, including with Internet viewing data, purchase activity, or demographic attributes; and data to programmatic and advertising platforms, and networks, as well as offers data analytics solutions for the television industry. The company distributes TiVo devices through third-party retailers and its online store TiVo.com; and offers TiVo service through agreements with satellite and cable television service providers and broadcasters. TiVo Inc. offers its products and services for cable, satellite, terrestrial, and telecommunications operators, as well as for Pay-TV operators. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

International Paper Company (IP) climbed 0.47% during last trading as the stock added $0.23 to finish the day at $49.35 with about 2.54M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.65M. The $20.29B market cap company, which fluctuated between $48.92 and $49.48 during the day, currently situated 56.92% above its 52 week low of $32.5 and -0.7% away from its one year high of $49.7. The RSI of 72.46 indicates the stock is overbought at the current levels, sell for now.

International Paper Company operates as a paper and packaging company in North America, Europe, Latin America, Russia, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. The company operates through three segments: Industrial Packaging, Printing Papers, and Consumer Packaging. The Industrial Packaging segment manufactures containerboards, including linerboard, medium, whitetop, recycled linerboard, recycled medium, and saturating kraft. The Printing Papers segment produces printing and writing papers, such as uncoated papers for end use applications, including brochures, pamphlets, greeting cards, books, annual reports, and direct mail, as well as envelopes, tablets, business forms, and file folders. This segment sells uncoated papers under the Hammermill, Springhill, Williamsburg, Postmark, Accent, Great White, Chamex, Ballet, Rey, Pol, and Svetocopy brand names. It also produces pulp for manufacturing printing, writing, and specialty papers, as well as towels and tissues, filtration products, diapers, and sanitary napkins. The Consumer Packaging segment offers coated paperboards for various packaging and foodservice end uses, such as food, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and tobacco products under the Everest, Fortress, and Starcote brand names. This segment also produces cups, lids, food containers, and plates. The company sells its packaging products, paper products, and other products directly to end users and converters, as well as through agents, resellers, and paper distributors. International Paper Company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee.

Time Warner Inc. (TWX) saw its value decrease by -0.18% as the stock dropped $-0.14 to finish the day at a closing price of $78.39. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $55.53-$81.33 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $77.75 to $78.74 during the day, are up by 4.79% in the past three months and up by 16.37% over the past six months. It is currently trading -1.44% below its 20 day moving average and 1.3% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $88.03 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 44.82. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Time Warner Inc. operates as a media and entertainment company in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Turner, Home Box Office, and Warner Bros. The Turner segment owns and operates a portfolio of cable television networks and related properties that offer entertainment, sports, kids, and news programming on television and digital platforms for consumers. It operates approximately 180 channels in 200 countries. The Turner segment’s networks and related properties include TNT, TBS, Adult Swim, truTV, Turner Classic Movies, Turner Sports, Cartoon Network, Boomerang, CNN, and HLN; and digital media properties comprise bleacherreport.com, NBA.com, NBA Mobile, NCAA.com, PGA.com, tntdrama.com, TBS.com, adultswim.com, and cartoonnetwork.com. It also licenses original programming to subscription-video-on-demand (SVOD) services and other over-the-top services, and its brands and characters for consumer products other business ventures. This segment serves cable system operators, satellite service distributors, telephone companies, and other distributors. The Home Box Office segment provides premium pay and basic tier television services comprising HBO and Cinemax; sells its original programming through physical and digital formats; and licenses home entertainment and content to international television networks and SVOD services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had 49 million domestic subscribers. The Warner Bros. segment produces, distributes, and licenses television programming and feature films; distributes digital and physical home entertainment products; and produces and distributes videogames, as well as licenses consumer products and brands. The company was formerly known as AOL Time Warner, Inc. and changed its name to Time Warner Inc. in 2003. Time Warner Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

 

3 Trending Stocks: Bill Barrett Corp. (BBG), TiVo Inc. (TIVO), Amgen Inc. (AMGN)

Bill Barrett Corp. (BBG) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.45% or $-0.03 to close the day at $6.66 on light trading volume of 1.79M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.94M. The Denver Colorado 80202 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 21.76%, compared to the industry which has advanced 6.27% over the same period. With RSI of 59.42, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $8.26, making it a hold for now.

Bill Barrett Corporation, an independent energy company, acquires, explores for, and develops oil and natural gas resources in the United States. It primarily holds interests in the Denver-Julesburg basin and the Uinta oil program in the Uinta Basin in the Rocky Mountain region of the United States. The company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.

TiVo Inc. (TIVO) fell -0.18% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.02 to finish the day at $10.84 with about 1.8M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.37M. The $1.09B market cap company, which fluctuated between $10.8 and $10.93 during the day, currently situated 48.7% above its 52 week low of $7.29 and -1.45% away from its one year high of $11. The RSI of 68.02 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

TiVo Inc. provides video technology software services and cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions that enable viewers to consume content across various screens in and out-of-the home in United States, Europe, and internationally. Its software and services provide an all-in-one approach for navigating live, recorded, video on demand, and over-the-top content into one intuitive user interface. The company offers TiVo BOLT and Roamio digital video recorders (DVRs), TiVo Mini non-DVR set-top boxes (STBs), and other devices; software customization and set up, training, and post contract support services; and middleware, UI software, and back-office software solutions for STBs to enable interactive television applications. As of January 31, 2016, the company had approximately 6.8 million subscriptions to the TiVo service through its TiVo-Owned and Pay-TV Operator businesses. It also provides cloud based search and recommendation services for the Pay TV industry; short-and long-form interactive video advertising, lead generation, and commerce, as well as second-by-second audience measurement metrics that combine television viewing data with other types of data, including with Internet viewing data, purchase activity, or demographic attributes; and data to programmatic and advertising platforms, and networks, as well as offers data analytics solutions for the television industry. The company distributes TiVo devices through third-party retailers and its online store TiVo.com; and offers TiVo service through agreements with satellite and cable television service providers and broadcasters. TiVo Inc. offers its products and services for cable, satellite, terrestrial, and telecommunications operators, as well as for Pay-TV operators. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Amgen Inc. (AMGN) saw its value decrease by -0.44% as the stock dropped $-0.75 to finish the day at a closing price of $170.76. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $130.09-$176.64 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $170.12 to $171.94 during the day, are up by 8.67% in the past three months and up by 17.22% over the past six months. It is currently trading -0.97% below its 20 day moving average and 4.16% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $191 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 53.6. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Amgen Inc., a biotechnology company, engages in discovering, developing, manufacturing, and delivering human therapeutics worldwide. It offers products for the treatment of illness in the areas of oncology/hematology, cardiovascular, inflammation, bone health, nephrology, and neuroscience. The company’s principal products include Neulasta, a pegylated protein to decrease the incidence of infection associated with chemotherapy-induced febrile neutropenia in cancer patients; NEUPOGEN, a recombinant-methionyl human granulocyte colony-stimulating factor for reducing the incidence of infection for patients with non-myeloid malignancies; and Enbrel to treat rheumatoid arthritis, plaque psoriasis, and psoriatic arthritis. Its principal products also comprise EPOGEN to treat a lower-than-normal number of red blood cells caused by chronic kidney disease (CKD) in patients on dialysis; Aranesp for treating anemia; XGEVA for the prevention of skeletal-related events; Prolia to treat postmenopausal women with osteoporosis; Repatha for the treatment of high cholesterol; and Sensipar/Mimpara products for use in the treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in CKD patients on dialysis. The company’s other marketed products include Kyprolis, a proteasome inhibitor to treat patients with multiple myeloma and small-cell lung cancer; Nplate, a thrombopoietic compound; Vectibix, a human monoclonal antibody; and BLINCYTO for the treatment of patients with Philadelphia chromosome-negative relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia. It also develops various products that are in various clinical trials. The company serves pharmaceutical wholesale distributors; and physicians or their clinics, dialysis centers, hospitals, and pharmacies, as well as consumers. It has collaborative agreements with Xencor, Inc.; UCB; Novartis AG; Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.; and Advaxis, Inc. Amgen Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, California.

 

Stocks in the Spotlight: KeyCorp. (KEY), TiVo (TIVO), Impax Laboratories (IPXL)

TiVo Inc. (TIVO) had a light trading with around 1.24M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.37M. The stock traded between $10.81 and $10.9 before closing at the price of $10.86 with 0% change on the day. The San Jose California 95002 based company is currently trading 48.97% above its 52 week low of $7.29 and -1.27% below its 52 week high of $11. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 70.04 and $11.98 respectively, lead us to believe that it could drop over the coming weeks.

TiVo Inc. provides video technology software services and cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions that enable viewers to consume content across various screens in and out-of-the home in United States, Europe, and internationally. Its software and services provide an all-in-one approach for navigating live, recorded, video on demand, and over-the-top content into one intuitive user interface. The company offers TiVo BOLT and Roamio digital video recorders (DVRs), TiVo Mini non-DVR set-top boxes (STBs), and other devices; software customization and set up, training, and post contract support services; and middleware, UI software, and back-office software solutions for STBs to enable interactive television applications. As of January 31, 2016, the company had approximately 6.8 million subscriptions to the TiVo service through its TiVo-Owned and Pay-TV Operator businesses. It also provides cloud based search and recommendation services for the Pay TV industry; short-and long-form interactive video advertising, lead generation, and commerce, as well as second-by-second audience measurement metrics that combine television viewing data with other types of data, including with Internet viewing data, purchase activity, or demographic attributes; and data to programmatic and advertising platforms, and networks, as well as offers data analytics solutions for the television industry. The company distributes TiVo devices through third-party retailers and its online store TiVo.com; and offers TiVo service through agreements with satellite and cable television service providers and broadcasters. TiVo Inc. offers its products and services for cable, satellite, terrestrial, and telecommunications operators, as well as for Pay-TV operators. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Impax Laboratories Inc. (IPXL) managed to rebound with the stock declining 0% or $0 to close the day at $23.94 on light trading volume of 1.03M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 878.33K. The Hayward California 94544 based company has been underperforming the drug manufacturers – major group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -43.54%, compared to the industry which has advanced 4.36% over the same period. With RSI of 36.73, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $29.21, making it a hold for now.

Impax Laboratories, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company, develops, manufactures, and markets bioequivalent pharmaceutical products. It operates in two segments, Impax Generics and Impax Specialty Pharma. The Impax Generics segment provides generic pharmaceutical products directly to wholesalers, large retail drug chains, and others; generic prescription products through third-party pharmaceutical entities pursuant to alliance and collaboration agreements; generic pharmaceutical over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription products to third parties; and generic pharmaceutical OTC products through third-party pharmaceutical companies pursuant to alliance, collaboration, and supply agreements. The Impax Specialty Pharma segment focuses on the development and promotion through its specialty sales force of proprietary brand pharmaceutical products for the treatment of central nervous system disorders, including migraine, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, and postherpetic neuralgia. The company markets and sells its products to drug wholesalers, warehousing chain drug stores, mass merchandisers, and mail-order pharmacies in the continental United States and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Impax Laboratories, Inc. has a strategic alliance agreement with Teva Pharmaceuticals Curacao N.V to develop, manufacture, and distribute controlled release generic pharmaceutical products. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Hayward, California.

KeyCorp. (KEY) shares were down in last trading by 0% to $12.32. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 1.15% over the past week and grew 5.3% in the past month. It is currently trading 6.13% above its 50 day moving average and 5.28% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -9.68% decrease in value from its one year high of $14.01. The RSI indicator value of 65.76, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

KeyCorp operates as the bank holding company for KeyBank National Association that provides various retail and commercial banking services to individual, corporate, and institutional clients in the United States. The company’s Key Community Bank segment offers deposit and investment products; personal finance services and loans, including residential mortgages, home equity, credit cards, and various installment loans for individuals; deposits, investment and credit products, and business advisory services to small businesses; and financial, estate and retirement planning, and asset management services to high-net-worth clients. This segment also provides commercial lending, cash management, equipment leasing, investment and employee benefit programs, succession planning, access to capital markets, derivatives, and foreign exchange services to mid-sized businesses. Its Key Corporate Bank segment offers a suite of banking and capital market products, such as syndicated finance, debt and equity capital market products, commercial payments, equipment finance, commercial mortgage banking, derivatives, foreign exchange, financial advisory, and public finance, as well as commercial mortgage loans for middle market clients comprising consumer, energy, healthcare, industrial, public, real estate, and technology sectors. In addition, KeyCorp provides personal, securities lending, and custody services; access to mutual funds; treasury, investment banking, international banking, and investment management services; public retirement plans, and foundations and endowments plans; and financial services consisting of community development financing, securities underwriting, and brokerage, as well as merchant services. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 966 retail banking branches and 1,257 automated teller machines in 12 states, as well as a telephone banking call center. KeyCorp was founded in 1849 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

 

Equities Trend Analysis: VeriFone (PAY), The AES (AES), TiVo (TIVO)

The AES Corporation (AES) retreated with the stock falling -0.82% or $-0.1 to close at $12.08 on light trading volume of 2.76M compared its three months average trading volume of 4.7M. The Arlington Virginia 22203 based company operating under the Electric Utilities industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 10.85% up for the period and up by 30.17% so far this year. With price target of $13.11 and a 51.54% rebound from 52-week low, The AES Corporation has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

The AES Corporation operates as a diversified power generation and utility company. It owns and/or operates power plants to generate and sell power to customers, such as utilities, industrial users, and other intermediaries. The company also owns and/or operates utilities to generate or purchase, distribute, transmit, and sell electricity to end-user customers in the residential, commercial, industrial, and governmental sectors; and generates and sells electricity on the wholesale market. It uses a range of fuels to generate electricity, including natural gas, coal, hydro, wind, energy storage, oil, diesel, petroleum coke, biomass, landfill gas, and solar. The company owns and/or operates a generation portfolio of approximately 29,352 megawatts. It has operations in the United States, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia. The company was formerly known as Applied Energy Services, Inc. and changed its name to The AES Corporation in April 2000. The AES Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.

TiVo Inc. (TIVO) had a active trading with around 5.84M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.28M. The stock traded between $10.79 and $10.96 before closing at the price of $10.87 with -0.82% change on the day. The San Jose California 95002 based company is currently trading 49.11% above its 52 week low of $7.29 and -1% below its 52 week high of $10.98. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $11.98 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

TiVo Inc. provides video technology software services and cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions that enable viewers to consume content across various screens in and out-of-the home in United States, Europe, and internationally. Its software and services provide an all-in-one approach for navigating live, recorded, video on demand, and over-the-top content into one intuitive user interface. The company offers TiVo BOLT and Roamio digital video recorders (DVRs), TiVo Mini non-DVR set-top boxes (STBs), and other devices; software customization and set up, training, and post contract support services; and middleware, UI software, and back-office software solutions for STBs to enable interactive television applications. As of January 31, 2016, the company had approximately 6.8 million subscriptions to the TiVo service through its TiVo-Owned and Pay-TV Operator businesses. It also provides cloud based search and recommendation services for the Pay TV industry; short-and long-form interactive video advertising, lead generation, and commerce, as well as second-by-second audience measurement metrics that combine television viewing data with other types of data, including with Internet viewing data, purchase activity, or demographic attributes; and data to programmatic and advertising platforms, and networks, as well as offers data analytics solutions for the television industry. The company distributes TiVo devices through third-party retailers and its online store TiVo.com; and offers TiVo service through agreements with satellite and cable television service providers and broadcasters. TiVo Inc. offers its products and services for cable, satellite, terrestrial, and telecommunications operators, as well as for Pay-TV operators. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

VeriFone Systems, Inc. (PAY) saw its value decrease by -0.82% as the stock dropped $-0.16 to finish the day at a closing price of $19.31. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $16.99-$31.99 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $19.28 to $19.59 during the day, are down by -26.52% in the past three months and down by -18.21% over the past six months. It is currently trading 0.88% above its 20 day moving average and 2.43% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $26.41 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 59.49.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

VeriFone Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, markets, and supplies electronic payment solutions at the point of sale (POS) worldwide. The company offers countertop solutions that accept a range of payment options, including contactless, NFC, mobile wallets, and EMV; PIN pads that support credit and debit card, EBT, EMV, and other PIN-based transactions; and multimedia consumer facing POS devices. It also provides portable payment devices comprising small, portable, and handheld devices that enable merchants to accept electronic payments wherever wireless connectivity is available; and mobile solutions that attach to and interface with iOS, Android, or Windows-based smartphones and tablets. In addition, the company offers integrated electronic payment systems that combine electronic payment processing, fuel dispensing, and ECR functions, as well as secure payment systems for integration with petroleum pump controllers; and unattended and self-service payment solutions designed to enable payment transactions in self-service, high-transaction volume, and public transportation environments, as well as network access solutions. Further, it provides payment-as-a-service and other managed, terminal management, payment-enabled media, in-taxi payment, and security solutions; and server-based payment processing software and middleware. Additionally, the company offers installation, deployment, training, and application development and delivery solutions; project management, client education program, and consulting services; and helpdesk support, equipment repair and maintenance, and software post-contract support services, as well as application libraries and development tools. VeriFone Systems, Inc. markets its products directly; and through third party partners. The company was formerly known as VeriFone Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to VeriFone Systems, Inc. in May 2010. VeriFone Systems, Inc. is headquartered in San Jose, California.

 

Investor’s Alert: General Mills, Inc. (GIS), Ciena Corporation (CIEN), TiVo Inc. (TIVO)

General Mills, Inc. (GIS) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.64% or $-0.46 to close the day at $71.1 on lower than average trading volume of 2.27M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.24M. The Minneapolis Minnesota 55426 based company has been outperforming the processed & packaged goods companies by 14.611% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 26% YTD, versus the processed & packaged goods industry which is up 17.65% for the same period. The RSI of 56.72 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded consumer foods in the United States. It operates in three segments: U.S. Retail, International, and Convenience Stores and Foodservice. The company offers ready-to-eat cereals, refrigerated yogurt, soup, meal kits, refrigerated and frozen dough products, dessert and baking mixes, frozen pizza and pizza snacks, grain and fruit and savory snacks, stable and frozen vegetables, and ice cream and frozen desserts, as well as various organic products, including meal kits, granola bars, and cereal. It markets its products under the Annie’s, Betty Crocker, Bisquick, Bugles, Cascadian Farm, Cheerios, Chex, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Cocoa Puffs, Cookie Crisp, Fiber One, Food Should Taste Good, Fruit by the Foot, Fruit Gushers, Fruit Roll-Ups, Gardetto’s, Go-Gurt, Gold Medal, Golden Grahams, Häagen-Dazs, Helpers, Jeno’s, Jus-Rol, Kitano, Kix, La Salteña, Lärabar, Latina, Liberté, Lucky Charms, Muir Glen, Nature Valley, Oatmeal Crisp, Old El Paso, Pillsbury, Progresso, Raisin Nut Bran, Total, Totino’s, Trix, Wanchai Ferry, Wheaties, Yoki, and Yoplait names. The company also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries. It sells its products directly, as well as through broker and distribution arrangements to grocery stores, mass merchandisers, membership stores, natural food chains, e-commerce grocery providers, commercial and noncommercial foodservice distributors and operators, restaurants, and convenience stores, as well as drug, dollar, and discount chains. The company operates 530 ice cream parlors; and franchises 344 branded ice cream parlors. It also exports its products primarily to Caribbean and Latin American markets. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Ciena Corporation (CIEN) had a light trading with around 2.27M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.18M. The stock traded between $21.88 and $22.07 before closing at the price of $21.93 with 0.27% change on the day. The Hanover Maryland 21076 based company is currently trading 40.4% above its 52 week low of $15.62 and -13.86% below its 52 week high of $25.46. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 66.47 and $24.59 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Ciena Corporation provides equipment, software, and services that support the transport, switching, aggregation, service delivery, and management of voice, video, and data traffic on communications networks worldwide. The company’s Converged Packet Optical segment offers networking solutions optimized for the convergence of coherent optical transport, OTN switching, and packet switching. Its products comprise the 6500 Packet-Optical Platform, 5430 Reconfigurable Switching System, CoreDirector Multiservice Optical Switches, and OTN configuration for the 5410 Reconfigurable Switching System. This segment also sells operating system software and enhanced software features embedded in each of these products. Its Packet Networking segment provides the 3000 family of service delivery switches and service aggregation switches, the 5000 family of service aggregation switches, 8700 Packetwave Platform, and the Ethernet packet configuration for the 5410 Service Aggregation Switch. The company’s Optical Transport segment transports voice, video, and data traffic at high transmission speeds. Its principal products include the 4200 Advanced Services Platform, Corestream Agility Optical Transport System, 5100/5200 Advanced Services Platform, Common Photonic Layer, and 6100 Multiservice Optical Platform. Its Software and Services segment offers network management solutions, including the OneControl Unified Management System, ON-Center Network & Service Management Suite, Ethernet Services Manager, Optical Suite Release, and Planet Operate; Blue Planet software platform; and SDN Multilayer WAN Controller and its related applications. This segment also provides consulting and network design, installation and deployment, maintenance support, and training services. The company sells its products through direct and indirect sales channels to network operators. Ciena Corporation was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Hanover, Maryland.

TiVo Inc. (TIVO) traded within a range of $10.8 to $10.98 after opening the day at $10.8. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 27% so far this year. The stock was up close to 1.39% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $10.96 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding 1.29% above its 52 week high of $10.98 and 50.34% above its 12-month low of $7.29. The shares are up by over 9.71% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 87.37 is bearish. The technical indicator is offering a warning sign that the stock can’t keep current pace going.

TiVo Inc. provides video technology software services and cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions that enable viewers to consume content across various screens in and out-of-the home in United States, Europe, and internationally. Its software and services provide an all-in-one approach for navigating live, recorded, video on demand, and over-the-top content into one intuitive user interface. The company offers TiVo BOLT and Roamio digital video recorders (DVRs), TiVo Mini non-DVR set-top boxes (STBs), and other devices; software customization and set up, training, and post contract support services; and middleware, UI software, and back-office software solutions for STBs to enable interactive television applications. As of January 31, 2016, the company had approximately 6.8 million subscriptions to the TiVo service through its TiVo-Owned and Pay-TV Operator businesses. It also provides cloud based search and recommendation services for the Pay TV industry; short-and long-form interactive video advertising, lead generation, and commerce, as well as second-by-second audience measurement metrics that combine television viewing data with other types of data, including with Internet viewing data, purchase activity, or demographic attributes; and data to programmatic and advertising platforms, and networks, as well as offers data analytics solutions for the television industry. The company distributes TiVo devices through third-party retailers and its online store TiVo.com; and offers TiVo service through agreements with satellite and cable television service providers and broadcasters. TiVo Inc. offers its products and services for cable, satellite, terrestrial, and telecommunications operators, as well as for Pay-TV operators. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

 

Stocks Roundup: U.S. Bancorp (USB), TiVo Inc. (TIVO), Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (CLNE)

U.S. Bancorp (USB) grew with the stock adding 0.05% or $0.02 to close at $43.37 on light trading volume of 3.39M compared its three months average trading volume of 6.35M. The Minneapolis Minnesota 55402 based company operating under the Regional – Midwest Banks industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 3.94% up for the period and up by 2.96% so far this year. With price target of $44.77 and a 18.51% rebound from 52-week low, U.S. Bancorp has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

U.S. Bancorp, a financial services holding company, provides a range of financial services in the United States. It offers depository services, which include checking accounts, savings accounts, and time certificate contracts; and lending services, such as traditional credit products, as well as credit card services, leasing financing, import/export trade, asset-backed lending, agricultural finance, and other products. The company also provides ancillary services, including capital markets, treasury management, and receivable lock-box collection services to corporate customers; and a range of asset management and fiduciary services for individuals, estates, foundations, business corporations, and charitable organizations. In addition, it offers investment and insurance products to the company’s customers principally within its markets, as well as fund administration services to a range of mutual and other funds. Further, the company provides corporate and purchasing card, and corporate trust services; and merchant processing services, as well as offers cash and investment management, ATM processing, mortgage banking, and brokerage and leasing services. It serves individuals, businesses, institutional organizations, governmental entities, and other financial institutions. The company offers its services through a network of 3,133 banking offices primarily in the Midwest and West regions of the United States; and a network of 4,936 ATMs, as well as through on-line services and over mobile devices. U.S. Bancorp was founded in 1863 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

TiVo Inc. (TIVO) had a active trading with around 3.37M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.22M. The stock traded between $10.62 and $10.82 before closing at the price of $10.81 with 1.5% change on the day. The San Jose California 95002 based company is currently trading 48.29% above its 52 week low of $7.29 and 1.31% above its 52 week high of $10.82. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $11.98 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

TiVo Inc. provides video technology software services and cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions that enable viewers to consume content across various screens in and out-of-the home in United States, Europe, and internationally. Its software and services provide an all-in-one approach for navigating live, recorded, video on demand, and over-the-top content into one intuitive user interface. The company offers TiVo BOLT and Roamio digital video recorders (DVRs), TiVo Mini non-DVR set-top boxes (STBs), and other devices; software customization and set up, training, and post contract support services; and middleware, UI software, and back-office software solutions for STBs to enable interactive television applications. As of January 31, 2016, the company had approximately 6.8 million subscriptions to the TiVo service through its TiVo-Owned and Pay-TV Operator businesses. It also provides cloud based search and recommendation services for the Pay TV industry; short-and long-form interactive video advertising, lead generation, and commerce, as well as second-by-second audience measurement metrics that combine television viewing data with other types of data, including with Internet viewing data, purchase activity, or demographic attributes; and data to programmatic and advertising platforms, and networks, as well as offers data analytics solutions for the television industry. The company distributes TiVo devices through third-party retailers and its online store TiVo.com; and offers TiVo service through agreements with satellite and cable television service providers and broadcasters. TiVo Inc. offers its products and services for cable, satellite, terrestrial, and telecommunications operators, as well as for Pay-TV operators. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (CLNE) saw its value increase by 1.66% as the stock gained $0.07 to finish the day at a closing price of $4.28. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $2.15-$6.44 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $3.85 to $4.3 during the day, are up by 38.96% in the past three months and up by 76.86% over the past six months. It is currently trading 31.07% above its 20 day moving average and 28.68% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $8.5 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 75.8.The technical indicator do not lead us to believe the stock will see more gains any time soon.

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. provides natural gas as an alternative fuel for vehicle fleets in the United States and Canada. The company supplies compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied natural gas (LNG), and renewable natural gas (RNG) for light, medium, and heavy-duty vehicles. It also designs, builds, operates, services, repairs, and maintains fueling stations. In addition, the company manufactures, sells, and services non-lubricated natural gas fueling compressors and other equipment used in CNG stations and LNG stations; provides assessment, design, and modification solutions to operators with code-compliant service and maintenance facilities for natural gas vehicle fleets; transports and sells CNG to industrial and institutional energy users; and processes and sells RNG, which is used as vehicle fuel. Further, it sells tradable credits comprising natural gas and RNG as a vehicle fuel, such as Low Carbon Fuel Standards and Renewable Identification Numbers Credits; and helps its customers in acquiring and financing natural gas vehicles, as well as obtaining federal, state, and local tax credits grants and incentives. The company serves heavy-duty trucking, airport, refuse, and public transit markets; and industrial and institutional energy users, as well as government fleets. As of December 31, 2015, it served approximately 986 fleet customers operating approximately 44,152 natural gas vehicles; and owned, operated, or supplied approximately 570 natural gas fueling stations in 42 states in the United States, as well as British Columbia and Ontario in Canada. The company was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.

 

Three Stable Stocks: TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ:TIVO), Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW), LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE:LHO)

TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ:TIVO) fall -0.09% during last trading as the stock less -$0.09 to finish the day at $10.65 with about 945,096.00 shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 879,751.00. The $1.06B market cap company, which fluctuated between $10.57 and $10.66 during the day, currently situated 46.09% above its 52 week low of $7.29 and -0.19% away from its one year high of $10.67. The RSI of 70.27 indicates the stock is overbought at the current levels, sell for now. TiVo Inc. (TiVo) is a provider of video technology software services and cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions.

Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW) fall -$0.81 to close the day at a new closing price of $287.77, a -0.28% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 33.37% above its 52 week low of $215.77. A total of 944,743.00 shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 690,494.00. The stock, which fluctuated between $285.31 and $288.11 during the day, currently situated -7.52% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 5.78% in the past one month and up by 30.15% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $25.31 and RSI of 60.94, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now. The Sherwin-Williams Company is engaged in the development, manufacture, distribution and sale of paint, coatings and related products.

LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE:LHO) had a light trading with around 959,222.00 shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.64M. The stock traded between $27.87 and $28.25 before closing at the price of $28.20 with 0.57% change on the day. The company is currently trading 54.20% above its 52 week low of $18.29 and -7.52% below its 52 week high of $30.49. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 60.94 and $25.31 respectively, lead us to believe that it could drop over the coming weeks. Lasalle Hotel Properties is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company primarily buys, owns, redevelops and leases upscale and luxury hotels located in convention, resort and urban business markets.