Three Movers to Watch for: Iron Mountain Incorporated (IRM), Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN), PharmAthene, Inc. (PIP)

Iron Mountain Incorporated (IRM) grew with the stock adding 1.08% or $0.39 to close at $36.59 on light trading volume of 1.25M compared its three months average trading volume of 1.55M. The Boston Massachusetts 02110 based company operating under the Business Software & Services industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 41.8% up for the period and up by 12.65% so far this year. With price target of $40.8 and a 48.7% rebound from 52-week low, Iron Mountain Incorporated has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Iron Mountain Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, provides storage and information management services in North America, Europe, Latin America, and the Asia Pacific. It operates through North American Records and Information Management Business, North American Data Management Business, Western European Business, and Other International Business segments. The company provides storage and information management services for physical records and other media, such as microfilm and microfiche, master audio and videotapes, film, X-rays, and blueprints, including healthcare information services, vital records services, and service and courier operations, as well as the collection, handling, disposal of sensitive documents for corporate customers. It also offers information destruction services primarily consist of physical secure shredding operations; document management solutions to develop, implement, and support storage and information management solutions for the complete lifecycle of its customers’ information; fulfillment services; technology escrow services that protect and manage source code; and professional consulting services, as well as sells resultant waste paper to third-party recyclers. In addition, the company is involved in the storage and rotation of backup computer media operations, including records management, data protection and recovery, server and computer backup services, and digital content repository systems to house, distribute, and archive key media assets, as well as for storage, safeguarding, and electronic or physical delivery of physical media primarily for the entertainment and media industry clients. It serves commercial, legal, banking, healthcare, accounting, insurance, entertainment, and government organizations. Iron Mountain Incorporated was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.

Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) gained $0.67 to close the day at a new closing price of $28.25, a 2.43% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 92.84% above its 52 week low of $14.94. A total of 1.25M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.67M. The stock, which fluctuated between $27.51 and $28.33 during the day, currently situated -3.91% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -0.31% in the past one month and up by 34.99% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $24.63 and RSI of 51.73, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Trinity Industries, Inc. provides various products and services for the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors in the United States and internationally. Its Rail Group segment offers railcars, including autorack, box, covered hopper, gondola, intermodal, tank, and open hopper cars; and couplers, axles, and other equipment, as well as railcar maintenance services. This segment serves railroads, leasing companies, and industrial shippers of various products. The company’s Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group segment leases tank and freight railcars to industrial shippers and railroads; and provides management, maintenance, and administrative services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had a fleet of 76,765 owned or leased railcars. Its Construction Products Group segment offers highway products, such as guardrail, crash cushions, and other protective barriers; aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products, as well as other steel products for infrastructure-related projects; and trench shields and shoring products for the construction industry. This segment offers aggregates to concrete producers; commercial, residential, and highway contractors; manufacturers of masonry products; and state and local municipalities. The company’s Energy Equipment Group segment manufactures structural wind towers; utility steel structures for electricity transmission and distribution; storage and distribution containers; cryogenic tanks; and tank heads for pressure and non-pressure vessels. Its Inland Barge Group segment provides deck barges, and open or covered hopper barges to transport grain, coal, and aggregates; and tank barges to transport chemicals and various petroleum products, as well as fiberglass reinforced lift covers for grain barges. Trinity Industries, Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

PharmAthene, Inc. (PIP) shares were up in last trading by 4.76% to $3.3. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 3.13% over the past week and fell 0% in the past month. It is currently trading 2.23% above its 50 day moving average and 21.04% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -5.71% decrease in value from its one year high of $3.5. The RSI indicator value of 54.09, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

PharmAthene, Inc., a biodefense company, develops and commercializes medical counter measures against biological and chemical threats in the United States. The company focuses on developing lyophilized anthrax vaccines based on DepoVax, a proprietary technology platform that contributes recombinant protective antigen bulk drug substance. It serves National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority. The company has a license agreement with ImmunoVaccine Technologies for the use of the DepoVax vaccine platform to develop an anthrax vaccine. PharmAthene, Inc. is headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland.

 

Momentum Stocks in Focus: Keysight Technologies, Inc. (KEYS), Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN), TherapeuticsMD, Inc. (TXMD)

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (KEYS) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.94% or $-0.35 to close the day at $36.72 on light trading volume of 1.51M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 621.03K. The Santa Rosa California 95403 based company has been outperforming the scientific & technical instruments group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 63.64%, compared to the industry which has advanced 43.07% over the same period. With RSI of 52.51, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $35.8, making it a hold for now.

Keysight Technologies, Inc. provides electronic design and test solutions to communications and electronics industries in the United States and internationally. Its Communications Solutions Group segment provides radio frequency and microwave test instruments and related software, and electronic design automation (EDA) software tools; oscilloscopes, logic and serial protocol analyzers, logic-signal sources, arbitrary waveform generators, and bit error rate testers; optical modulation analyzers, component analyzers, power meters, and laser source products, as well as optical amplifier, filter, and other passive component solutions; and related software solutions. The company’s Electronic Industrial Solutions Group segment offers design tools; design verification solutions; and general purpose test and measurement products, such as digital multi-meters, function generators, waveform synthesizers, counters, data acquisition products, audio analyzers, LCR Meters, thermal imaging solutions, low-cost USB modular units, precision source measurement units, ultra-high precision device current analyzers, test executive software platforms, and a range of power supplies. This segment also offers comprehensive manufacturing systems, such as printed-circuit-board-assembly testers and IC parametric testers; and material analysis products that include atomic-force and scanning-electron microscopy products. Its Services Solutions Group segment provides repair, calibration, and consulting services; and remarkets used Keysight equipment, as well as asset tracking, servicing, and utilization requirements throughout the product life cycle. The company also offers start-up assistance, instrument productivity, and application services, as well as customization and optimization services. It sells its products through direct sales force, resellers, manufacturer’s representatives, and distributors. The company was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in Santa Rosa, California.

Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) grew with the stock adding 0.87% or $0.24 to close at $27.78 on light trading volume of 1.51M compared its three months average trading volume of 1.7M. The Dallas Texas 75207 based company operating under the Railroads industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 34.33% up for the period and up by 0.46% so far this year. With price target of $24.63 and a 89.63% rebound from 52-week low, Trinity Industries, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Trinity Industries, Inc. provides various products and services for the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors in the United States and internationally. Its Rail Group segment offers railcars, including autorack, box, covered hopper, gondola, intermodal, tank, and open hopper cars; and couplers, axles, and other equipment, as well as railcar maintenance services. This segment serves railroads, leasing companies, and industrial shippers of various products. The company’s Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group segment leases tank and freight railcars to industrial shippers and railroads; and provides management, maintenance, and administrative services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had a fleet of 76,765 owned or leased railcars. Its Construction Products Group segment offers highway products, such as guardrail, crash cushions, and other protective barriers; aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products, as well as other steel products for infrastructure-related projects; and trench shields and shoring products for the construction industry. This segment offers aggregates to concrete producers; commercial, residential, and highway contractors; manufacturers of masonry products; and state and local municipalities. The company’s Energy Equipment Group segment manufactures structural wind towers; utility steel structures for electricity transmission and distribution; storage and distribution containers; cryogenic tanks; and tank heads for pressure and non-pressure vessels. Its Inland Barge Group segment provides deck barges, and open or covered hopper barges to transport grain, coal, and aggregates; and tank barges to transport chemicals and various petroleum products, as well as fiberglass reinforced lift covers for grain barges. Trinity Industries, Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

TherapeuticsMD, Inc. (TXMD) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 0.17% or $0.01 to close the day at $5.82 on lower than average trading volume of 1.51M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.38M. The Boca Raton Florida 33487 based company has been outperforming the drug manufacturers – major companies by 1.3699% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 0.87% YTD, versus the drug manufacturers – major industry which is down -0.47% for the same period. The RSI of 50.69 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

TherapeuticsMD, Inc. operates as a women’s health care product company. The company manufactures and distributes prescription and over-the-counter product lines, including prenatal vitamins, iron supplements, and natural menopause relief products under the vitaMedMD brand, as well as generic formulations of its prescription prenatal vitamins products under the BocaGreenMD Prena1 name. Its pipeline of hormone therapy drug candidates include TX-001HR, a combination of estradiol and progesterone drug candidate under clinical trials for the treatment of moderate to severe vasomotor symptoms due to menopause; TX-002HR, a natural progesterone formulation for the treatment of secondary amenorrhea without the potentially allergenic component of peanut oil; and TX-004HR, an applicator-free vaginal estradiol softgel drug candidate for the treatment of vulvar and vaginal atrophy in post-menopausal women with vaginal linings that do not receive enough estrogen. The company markets its products primarily through a direct national sales force to health care providers in the OB/GYN market space, as well as directly through its Website. TherapeuticsMD, Inc. was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida.

 

3 Notable Runners: Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (VAR), Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (HP), Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN)

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (VAR) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -12.52% or $-11.12 to close the day at $77.68 on lower than average trading volume of 2.5M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 844.02K. The Palo Alto California 94304 based company has been outperforming the medical appliances & equipment companies by -13.6629% for last three months and its recent losses have pulled the stock down -13.48% YTD, versus the medical appliances & equipment industry which is up 4.8% for the same period. The RSI of 25.1 indicates the stock is oversold at the current levels, buy for now.

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, sells, and services medical devices and software products for treating cancer and other medical conditions worldwide. It operates through two segments, Oncology Systems and Imaging Components. The Oncology Systems segment provides hardware and software products for treating cancer with radiotherapy, fixed field intensity-modulated radiation therapy, image-guided radiation therapy, volumetric modulated arc therapy, stereotactic radiosurgery, stereotactic body radiotherapy, and brachytherapy. Its products include linear accelerators, brachytherapy afterloaders, treatment simulation, verification equipment, and accessories; and information management, treatment planning, image processing, clinical knowledge exchange, patient care management, decision-making support, and practice management software. This segment serves university research and community hospitals, private and governmental institutions, healthcare agencies, physicians’ offices, oncology practices, radiotherapy centers, and cancer care clinics. The Imaging Components segment offers X-ray imaging components for use in radiographic or fluoroscopic imaging, mammography, special procedures, computed tomography, computer aided diagnostics, and industrial applications. It also provides Linatron X-ray accelerators, imaging processing software, and image detection products for security and inspection purposes. This segment serves original equipment manufacturers, independent service companies, and end-users. In addition, the company offers products and systems for delivering proton therapy; and develops technologies in the areas of digital X-ray imaging, volumetric and functional imaging, and improved X-ray sources. The company was formerly known as Varian Associates, Inc. and changed its name to Varian Medical Systems, Inc. in April 1999. Varian Medical Systems, Inc. was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.

Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (HP) had a active trading with around 2.49M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.87M. The stock traded between $69.97 and $72.07 before closing at the price of $70.45 with -3.07% change on the day. The Tulsa Oklahoma 74119 based company is currently trading 64.53% above its 52 week low of $44.3 and -17.87% below its 52 week high of $85.78. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 36.62 and $71.06 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Helmerich & Payne, Inc. engages in the contract drilling of oil and gas wells. It provides drilling rigs, equipment, personnel, and camps on a contract basis to explore for and develop oil and gas from onshore areas and from fixed platforms, tension-leg platforms, and spars in offshore areas. The company operates through three segments: U.S. Land, Offshore, and International Land. The U.S. Land segment drills primarily in Oklahoma, California, Texas, Wyoming, Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Ohio, New Mexico, and North Dakota. The Offshore segment has drilling operations in the Gulf of Mexico and Equatorial Guinea. The International Land segment conducts drilling operations in Ecuador, Colombia, Argentina, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates. As of September 30, 2016, the company operated a fleet of 348 land rigs in the United States; 38 international land rigs; and 9 offshore platform rigs. The company also owns, develops, and operates commercial real estate properties; and researches and develops rotary steerable technology. Its real estate investments include a shopping center comprising approximately 441,000 leasable square feet; multi-tenant industrial warehouse properties covering approximately one million leasable square feet; and approximately 210 acres of undeveloped real estate located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Helmerich & Payne, Inc. was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) traded within a range of $27.26 to $28.17 after opening the day at $28.17. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 0.32% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.73% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $27.74 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -5.65% below its 52 week high of $29.4 and 89.36% above its 12-month low of $14.94. The shares are up by over 27.22% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 47.33 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Trinity Industries, Inc. provides various products and services for the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors in the United States and internationally. Its Rail Group segment offers railcars, including autorack, box, covered hopper, gondola, intermodal, tank, and open hopper cars; and couplers, axles, and other equipment, as well as railcar maintenance services. This segment serves railroads, leasing companies, and industrial shippers of various products. The company’s Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group segment leases tank and freight railcars to industrial shippers and railroads; and provides management, maintenance, and administrative services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had a fleet of 76,765 owned or leased railcars. Its Construction Products Group segment offers highway products, such as guardrail, crash cushions, and other protective barriers; aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products, as well as other steel products for infrastructure-related projects; and trench shields and shoring products for the construction industry. This segment offers aggregates to concrete producers; commercial, residential, and highway contractors; manufacturers of masonry products; and state and local municipalities. The company’s Energy Equipment Group segment manufactures structural wind towers; utility steel structures for electricity transmission and distribution; storage and distribution containers; cryogenic tanks; and tank heads for pressure and non-pressure vessels. Its Inland Barge Group segment provides deck barges, and open or covered hopper barges to transport grain, coal, and aggregates; and tank barges to transport chemicals and various petroleum products, as well as fiberglass reinforced lift covers for grain barges. Trinity Industries, Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

 

Momentum Stocks in Focus: Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN), Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS), Dollar General Corporation (DG)

Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 3.99% or $1.1 to close the day at $28.7 on active trading volume of 2.53M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.73M. The Dallas Texas 75207 based company has been outperforming the railroads group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 34.64%, compared to the industry which has advanced 7.19% over the same period. With RSI of 60.69, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $23, making it a hold for now.

Trinity Industries, Inc. provides various products and services for the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors in the United States and internationally. Its Rail Group segment offers railcars, including autorack, box, covered hopper, gondola, intermodal, tank, and open hopper cars; and couplers, axles, and other equipment, as well as railcar maintenance services. This segment serves railroads, leasing companies, and industrial shippers of various products. The company’s Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group segment leases tank and freight railcars to industrial shippers and railroads; and provides management, maintenance, and administrative services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had a fleet of 76,765 owned or leased railcars. Its Construction Products Group segment offers highway products, such as guardrail, crash cushions, and other protective barriers; aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products, as well as other steel products for infrastructure-related projects; and trench shields and shoring products for the construction industry. This segment offers aggregates to concrete producers; commercial, residential, and highway contractors; manufacturers of masonry products; and state and local municipalities. The company’s Energy Equipment Group segment manufactures structural wind towers; utility steel structures for electricity transmission and distribution; storage and distribution containers; cryogenic tanks; and tank heads for pressure and non-pressure vessels. Its Inland Barge Group segment provides deck barges, and open or covered hopper barges to transport grain, coal, and aggregates; and tank barges to transport chemicals and various petroleum products, as well as fiberglass reinforced lift covers for grain barges. Trinity Industries, Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS) retreated with the stock falling -0.53% or $-0.08 to close at $15.1 on active trading volume of 2.53M compared its three months average trading volume of 2.39M. The Madison Wisconsin 53719 based company operating under the Medical Laboratories & Research industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 85.28% up for the period and up by 13.02% so far this year. With price target of $20 and a 223.34% rebound from 52-week low, Exact Sciences Corporation has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Exact Sciences Corporation, a molecular diagnostics company, focuses on developing products for the early detection and prevention of various cancers. The company develops the Cologuard, a non-invasive stool-based DNA screening test for the early detection of colorectal cancer and pre-cancer. Its Cologuard test includes a protein marker to detect blood in the stool, utilizing an antibody-based fecal immunochemical test. The company has a collaboration, license, and purchase agreement with Genzyme Corporation, as well as with MAYO Foundation for Medical Education and Research for developing tests to detect lung, pancreatic, and esophageal cancers. Exact Sciences Corporation was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin.

Dollar General Corporation (DG) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -1.57% or $-1.17 to close the day at $73.35 on lower than average trading volume of 2.52M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.07M. The Goodlettsville Tennessee 37072 based company has been outperforming the discount, variety stores companies by 6.5474% for last three months and its recent gains have offset losses to -0.97% YTD, versus the discount, variety stores industry which is down -0.54% for the same period. The RSI of 45.02 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, midwestern, and eastern United States. The company offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products comprising paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, and laundry and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food products, such as cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; perishables consisting of milk, eggs, bread, frozen meals, beer, and wine; snacks that comprise candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, such as over-the-counter medicines, as well as soap, body wash, shampoo, dental hygiene, and foot care products; pet products, which include pet supplies and pet food; and tobacco products. It also provides seasonal products, including decorations, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery products, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware products, and automotive and home office supplies; and home products consisting of kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen products, beds, and bath soft goods. In addition, the company offers apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women, and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes, and accessories. As of August 13, 2016, it operated 13,000 stores located in 43 states. The company was formerly known as J.L. Turner & Son, Inc. and changed its name to Dollar General Corporation in 1968. Dollar General Corporation was founded in 1939 and is based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.

 

Stocks Buzz: Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC), Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN), Yelp Inc. (YELP)

Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 1.13% or $0.09 to close the day at $8.06 on light trading volume of 1.87M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.01M. The New York New York 10016 based company has been outperforming the asset management group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 24.71%, compared to the industry which has advanced 1.18% over the same period. With RSI of 62.56, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $7.88, making it a hold for now.

Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company. It specializes in middle market, mature, mezzanine finance, later stage, emerging growth, buyouts, recapitalizations, turnaround, growth capital, development, subordinated debt tranches of collateralized loan obligations, cash flow term loans, and bridge transactions. It also makes real estate investments particularly in multi-family residential real estate asset class. The fund makes secured debt, senior debt, unitranche debt, first-lien and second lien, private debt, mezzanine debt, and equity investments in private and microcap public businesses. It focuses on both primary origination and secondary loans/portfolios and invests in situations like debt financings for private equity sponsors, acquisitions, dividend recapitalizations, growth financings, bridge loans, cash flow term loans, real estate financings/investments. The fund typically invests across all industry sectors, with a particular expertise in the energy and industrial sectors. It invests in aerospace and defense, chemicals, conglomerate services, consumer services, ecological, electronics, financial services, machinery, manufacturing, media, pharmaceuticals, retail, software, specialty minerals, textiles and leather, transportation, oil and gas production, coal production, materials, industrials, consumer discretionary, information technology, utilities, pipeline, storage, power generation and distribution, renewable and clean energy, oilfield services, healthcare, food and beverage, education, business services, and other select sectors. It prefers to invest in the United States and Canada. The fund seeks to invest between $10 million to $500 million per transaction in companies with EBITDA between $5 million and $250 million, sales value between $25 million and $500 million, and enterprise value between $5 million and $1000 million. It fund also co-invests for larger deals. The fund seeks control acquisitions by providing multiple levels of the capital structure. The fund focuses on sole, agented, club, or syndicated deals.

Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN) grew with the stock adding 1.04% or $0.27 to close at $26.25 on active trading volume of 1.87M compared its three months average trading volume of 1.58M. The Dallas Texas 75207 based company operating under the Railroads industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 1.97% up for the period and up by 11.61% so far this year. With price target of $21 and a 78.49% rebound from 52-week low, Trinity Industries Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Trinity Industries, Inc. provides various products and services for the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors in the United States and internationally. Its Rail Group segment offers railcars, including autorack, box, covered hopper, gondola, intermodal, tank, and open hopper cars; and couplers, axles, and other equipment, as well as railcar maintenance services. This segment serves railroads, leasing companies, and industrial shippers of various products. The company’s Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group segment leases tank and freight railcars to industrial shippers and railroads; and provides management, maintenance, and administrative services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had a fleet of 76,765 owned or leased railcars. Its Construction Products Group segment offers highway products, such as guardrail, crash cushions, and other protective barriers; aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products, as well as other steel products for infrastructure-related projects; and trench shields and shoring products for the construction industry. This segment offers aggregates to concrete producers; commercial, residential, and highway contractors; manufacturers of masonry products; and state and local municipalities. The company’s Energy Equipment Group segment manufactures structural wind towers; utility steel structures for electricity transmission and distribution; storage and distribution containers; cryogenic tanks; and tank heads for pressure and non-pressure vessels. Its Inland Barge Group segment provides deck barges, and open or covered hopper barges to transport grain, coal, and aggregates; and tank barges to transport chemicals and various petroleum products, as well as fiberglass reinforced lift covers for grain barges. Trinity Industries, Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

Yelp Inc. (YELP) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 0.1% or $0.04 to close the day at $38.33 on lower than average trading volume of 1.86M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.33M. The San Francisco California 94105 based company has been underperforming the internet information providers companies by 1.904% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 33.09% YTD, versus the internet information providers industry which is up 2.59% for the same period. The RSI of 59.22 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Yelp Inc. operates a platform that connects people with local businesses primarily in the United States. Its platform covers various local business categories, including restaurants, shopping, beauty and fitness, arts, entertainment and events, home and local services, health, nightlife, travel and hotel, auto, and others categories. The company provides free and paid business listing services to businesses of various sizes, as well as enables businesses to deliver targeted search advertising to large local audiences through its Website and mobile app. It also provides other services, including Yelp platform, which allows consumers to transact directly on Yelp; Yelp deals that allow local business owners to create promotional discounted deals for their products and services; and gift certificates products for local business owners to sell full-price gift certificates directly to customers. The company’s Yelp platform enables consumers to complete food delivery transactions, book spa and salon appointments, order flowers, make winery reservations, and others. It also serves customers in Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, the Philippines Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United Kingdom. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

 

Stocks Intraday Alert: Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN), Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. (CRZO), Vulcan Materials Company (VMC)

Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -3.3% or $-0.2 to close the day at $26.99 on higher than average trading volume of 2.3M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.57M. The Dallas Texas 75207 based company has been outperforming the railroads companies by 7.5345% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 10.97% YTD, versus the railroads industry which is up 19.46% for the same period. The RSI of 65.45 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Trinity Industries, Inc. provides various products and services for the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors in the United States and internationally. Its Rail Group segment offers railcars, including autorack, box, covered hopper, gondola, intermodal, tank, and open hopper cars; and couplers, axles, and other equipment, as well as railcar maintenance services. This segment serves railroads, leasing companies, and industrial shippers of various products. The company’s Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group segment leases tank and freight railcars to industrial shippers and railroads; and provides management, maintenance, and administrative services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had a fleet of 76,765 owned or leased railcars. Its Construction Products Group segment offers highway products, such as guardrail, crash cushions, and other protective barriers; aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products, as well as other steel products for infrastructure-related projects; and trench shields and shoring products for the construction industry. This segment offers aggregates to concrete producers; commercial, residential, and highway contractors; manufacturers of masonry products; and state and local municipalities. The company’s Energy Equipment Group segment manufactures structural wind towers; utility steel structures for electricity transmission and distribution; storage and distribution containers; cryogenic tanks; and tank heads for pressure and non-pressure vessels. Its Inland Barge Group segment provides deck barges, and open or covered hopper barges to transport grain, coal, and aggregates; and tank barges to transport chemicals and various petroleum products, as well as fiberglass reinforced lift covers for grain barges. Trinity Industries, Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. (CRZO) had a light trading with around 1.17M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.75M. The stock traded  at the price of $36.57 with -3.25% change on the day. The Houston Texas 77002 based company is currently trading 127.14% above its 52 week low of $16.1 and -16.05% below its 52 week high of $43.56. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 51.32 and $46.42 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas primarily in the United States. The company holds interests in oil and gas plays, including Eagle Ford Shale in Texas; the Delaware Basin in West Texas; the Utica Shale in Ohio; the Niobrara Formation in Colorado; and the Marcellus Shale in Pennsylvania. As of December 31, 2015, it had proved oil and gas reserves of 170.6 million barrels of oil equivalent; and operated 474 gross productive oil and gas wells. The company was founded in 1993 and is based in Houston, Texas.

Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) traded within a range of $129.72 to $131.9 after opening the day at $134.22. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 37.95% so far this year. The stock was down close to -3.25% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $130.29 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -5.71% below its 52 week high of $138.18 and 66.2% above its 12-month low of $78.83. The shares are up by over 10.51% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 67.61 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Vulcan Materials Company produces and sells construction aggregates, asphalt mix, and ready-mixed concrete primarily in the United States. It operates through four segments: Aggregates, Asphalt Mix, Concrete, and Calcium. The Aggregates segment offers crushed stone, sand and gravel, sand, and other aggregates, as well as related products and services. This segment’s aggregates are used in publicly funded construction, such as highways, airports, and government buildings; and sold to federal, state, county, or municipal governments/agencies. The Asphalt Mix segment offers asphalt mix in Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas. The Concrete segment produces and sells ready-mixed concrete in Arizona, Georgia, Maryland, New Mexico, Texas, Virginia, Washington D.C., and the Bahamas. The Calcium segment mines, produces, and sells calcium products for the animal feed, paint, plastics, water treatment, and joint compound industries. The company was formerly known as Virginia Holdco, Inc. Vulcan Materials Company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.

 

Stocks Buzz: First Horizon National Corporation (FHN), Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN), Monster Beverage Corporation (MNST)

First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 1.39% or $0.25 to close the day at $18.21 on active trading volume of 4.06M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.17M. The Memphis Tennessee 38103 based company has been outperforming the regional – southeast banks group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 27.4%, compared to the industry which has advanced 21.34% over the same period. With RSI of 83.86, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $16.07, making it a hold for now.

First Horizon National Corporation operates as the bank holding company for First Tennessee Bank National Association that provides various financial services in the United States and internationally. The company offers general banking services for consumers, businesses, financial institutions, and governments. It also provides investment, financial planning, trust, asset management, and cash management services. In addition, the company is involved in fixed income securities sales, trading, and strategies for institutional clients; underwriting of bank-eligible securities and other fixed-income securities eligible for underwriting by financial subsidiaries; loan sales; derivative sales; and provision of portfolio advisory services. Further, it offers discount brokerage and full-service brokerage services; correspondent banking services; transaction processing services comprising nationwide check clearing and remittance processing services; trust, fiduciary, and agency services; credit card products; equipment finance; and investment and financial advisory services. Additionally, the company engages in mutual fund and retail insurance sales, as well as provides mortgage banking services. As of December 31, 2015, it had 185 branch locations in 8 states, including 166 branches in Tennessee; 2 branches in northwestern Georgia; 6 branches in northwestern Mississippi; 7 branches in North Carolina; and 1 branch each in Virginia, South Carolina, Florida, and Texas. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee.

Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN) grew with the stock adding 1.42% or $0.38 to close at $27.19 on active trading volume of 4.05M compared its three months average trading volume of 1.5M. The Dallas Texas 75207 based company operating under the Railroads industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 8.77% up for the period and up by 15.6% so far this year. With price target of $21 and a 84.88% rebound from 52-week low, Trinity Industries Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Trinity Industries, Inc. provides various products and services for the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors in the United States and internationally. Its Rail Group segment offers railcars, including autorack, box, covered hopper, gondola, intermodal, tank, and open hopper cars; and couplers, axles, and other equipment, as well as railcar maintenance services. This segment serves railroads, leasing companies, and industrial shippers of various products. The company’s Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group segment leases tank and freight railcars to industrial shippers and railroads; and provides management, maintenance, and administrative services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had a fleet of 76,765 owned or leased railcars. Its Construction Products Group segment offers highway products, such as guardrail, crash cushions, and other protective barriers; aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products, as well as other steel products for infrastructure-related projects; and trench shields and shoring products for the construction industry. This segment offers aggregates to concrete producers; commercial, residential, and highway contractors; manufacturers of masonry products; and state and local municipalities. The company’s Energy Equipment Group segment manufactures structural wind towers; utility steel structures for electricity transmission and distribution; storage and distribution containers; cryogenic tanks; and tank heads for pressure and non-pressure vessels. Its Inland Barge Group segment provides deck barges, and open or covered hopper barges to transport grain, coal, and aggregates; and tank barges to transport chemicals and various petroleum products, as well as fiberglass reinforced lift covers for grain barges. Trinity Industries, Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

Monster Beverage Corporation (MNST) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -2.5% or $-4.98 to close the day at $135.23 on higher than average trading volume of 4.03M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.73M. The Corona California 92879 based company has been underperforming the beverages – soft drinks companies by -23.1163% for last three months and its recent losses have pulled the stock down -17.69% YTD, versus the beverages – soft drinks industry which is down -0.99% for the same period. The RSI of 17.53 indicates the stock is oversold at the current levels, buy for now.

Monster Beverage Corporation, through its subsidiaries, develops, markets, sells, and distributes energy drink beverages and its concentrates in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Finished Products, Concentrate, and Other. The company provides carbonated energy, and non-carbonated dairy based coffee and energy drinks to full service beverage distributors, retail grocery and specialty chains, wholesalers, club stores, drug chains, mass merchandisers, convenience chains, health food distributors, food service customers, and the military; and concentrates and/or beverage bases to authorized bottling and canning operations. Monster Beverage Corporation sells its products under the Monster Energy, Nalu, Monster Rehab, NOS, Monster Energy Extra Strength Nitrous Technology, Full Throttle, Java Monster, Burn, Muscle Monster, Mother, Mega Monster Energy, Ultra, Punch Monster, Play and Power Play, Juice Monster, Gladiator, M3, Relentless, Übermonster, Samurai, BU, and BPM brands. The company was formerly known as Hansen Natural Corporation and changed its name to Monster Beverage Corporation in January 2012. Monster Beverage Corporation was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Corona, California.

 

Momentum Stocks in Focus: Commercial Metals Company (CMC), Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN), Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY)

Commercial Metals Company (CMC) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.44% or $-0.09 to close the day at $20.35 on active trading volume of 4.45M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.46M. The Irving Texas 75039 based company has been outperforming the steel & iron group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 45.8%, compared to the industry which has advanced 58.84% over the same period. With RSI of 82.52, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $15.75, making it a hold for now.

Commercial Metals Company manufactures, recycles, and markets steel and metal products, and related materials and services in the United States and internationally. It operates through five segments: Americas Recycling, Americas Mills, Americas Fabrication, International Mill, and International Marketing and Distribution. The Americas Recycling segment processes and sells scrap metals to steel mills and foundries, aluminum sheet and ingot manufacturers, brass and bronze ingot makers, copper refineries and mills, secondary lead smelters, specialty steel mills, high temperature alloy manufacturers, and other consumers. The Americas Mills segment manufactures finished long steel products, including reinforcing bars, merchant bars, light structural products, and other special sections, as well as semi-finished billets for re-rolling and forging applications. This segment sells its products to construction, service center, transportation, steel warehousing, fabrication, energy, petrochemical, and original equipment manufacturing industries. The Americas Fabrication segment offers fabricated steel products for use in the construction of commercial and non-commercial buildings, hospitals, convention centers, industrial plants, power plants, highways, bridges, arenas, stadiums, and dams. The International Mill segment manufactures rebars, merchant bars, and wire rods, as well as semi-finished billets; and sells fabricated rebars, fabricated meshes, assembled rebar cages, and other rebar by-products. This segment sells its products to fabricators, manufacturers, distributors, and construction companies. The International Marketing and Distribution segment processes, sells, and distributes steel products, ferrous and nonferrous metals, and other industrial products to manufacturers in the steel, nonferrous metals, metal fabrication, chemical, refractory, construction, and transportation industries. The company was founded in 1915 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.

Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN) grew with the stock adding 6.03% or $1.51 to close at $26.54 on active trading volume of 4.44M compared its three months average trading volume of 1.42M. The Dallas Texas 75207 based company operating under the Railroads industry has been trending down for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now -0.53% down for the period and up by 12.84% so far this year. With price target of $21 and a 80.46% rebound from 52-week low, Trinity Industries Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Trinity Industries, Inc. provides various products and services for the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors in the United States and internationally. Its Rail Group segment offers railcars, including autorack, box, covered hopper, gondola, intermodal, tank, and open hopper cars; and couplers, axles, and other equipment, as well as railcar maintenance services. This segment serves railroads, leasing companies, and industrial shippers of various products. The company’s Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group segment leases tank and freight railcars to industrial shippers and railroads; and provides management, maintenance, and administrative services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had a fleet of 76,765 owned or leased railcars. Its Construction Products Group segment offers highway products, such as guardrail, crash cushions, and other protective barriers; aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products, as well as other steel products for infrastructure-related projects; and trench shields and shoring products for the construction industry. This segment offers aggregates to concrete producers; commercial, residential, and highway contractors; manufacturers of masonry products; and state and local municipalities. The company’s Energy Equipment Group segment manufactures structural wind towers; utility steel structures for electricity transmission and distribution; storage and distribution containers; cryogenic tanks; and tank heads for pressure and non-pressure vessels. Its Inland Barge Group segment provides deck barges, and open or covered hopper barges to transport grain, coal, and aggregates; and tank barges to transport chemicals and various petroleum products, as well as fiberglass reinforced lift covers for grain barges. Trinity Industries, Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 6.2% or $2.55 to close the day at $43.71 on higher than average trading volume of 4.44M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.11M. The Union New Jersey 07083 based company has been underperforming the home furnishing stores companies by -4.9312% for last three months and its recent losses have pulled the stock down -8.88% YTD, versus the home furnishing stores industry which is down -19.43% for the same period. The RSI of 66.67 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail stores. It sells a range of domestics merchandise, including bed linens and related items, bath items, and kitchen textiles; and home furnishings, such as kitchen and tabletop items, fine tabletop, basic housewares, general home furnishings, consumables, and juvenile products. It also provides various textile products, amenities, and other goods to institutional customers in the hospitality, cruise line, healthcare, and other industries. The company operates stores under the Bed Bath & Beyond (BBB); Christmas Tree Shops; Christmas Tree Shops andThat! or andThat! (CTS); Harmon or Harmon Face Values (Harmon); buybuy BABY (Baby); and World Market, Cost Plus World Market, and Cost Plus (Cost Plus World Market) names. As of February 27, 2016, the company had a total of 1,530 stores, including 1,020 BBB stores; 276 stores under the names of Cost Plus World Market; 105 Baby stores; 78 stores under the CTS names; and 51 stores under the Harmon names in 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Canada, as well as through bedbathandbeyond.com, bedbathandbeyond.ca, christmastreeshops.com, andthat.com, harmondiscount.com, facevalues.com, buybuybaby.com, buybuybaby.ca, worldmarket.com, and ofakind.com Websites. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. was founded in 1971 and is based in Union, New Jersey.

 

3 Trending Stocks: Range Resources Corporation (RRC), Allegheny Technologies Inc. (ATI), Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN)

Range Resources Corporation (RRC) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 4.77% or $1.52 to close the day at $33.36 on active trading volume of 4.44M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.19M. The Fort Worth Texas 76102 based company has been outperforming the independent oil & gas group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 4.13%, compared to the industry which has advanced 0.17% over the same period. With RSI of 39.71, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $47.58, making it a hold for now.

Range Resources Corporation operates as an independent natural gas, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and oil company. It engages in the exploration, development, and acquisition of natural gas and oil properties. The company holds interests in developed and undeveloped natural gas and oil leases in the Appalachian region of the United States. It owns and operates 4,462 net producing wells and approximately 905,000 net acres under lease in the Appalachian region; and 444 net producing wells and approximately 308,000 net acres under lease in the Texas Panhandle, as well as in the Anadarko Basin of western Oklahoma, the Nemaha Uplift of Northern Oklahoma and Kansas, the Permian Basin of West Texas, and Mississippi. The company markets and sells natural gas to utilities, marketing and midstream companies, and industrial users; NGLs to natural gas processors or users of NGLs; and oil and condensate to crude oil processors, transporters, and refining and marketing companies. As of December 31, 2015, it had proved reserves of 9.9 trillion cubic feet of natural gas equivalents. The company was formerly known as Lomak Petroleum, Inc. and changed its name to Range Resources Corporation in 1998. Range Resources Corporation was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas.

Allegheny Technologies Inc. (ATI) climbed 8.34% during last trading as the stock added $1.22 to finish the day at $15.84 with about 4.43M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.35M. The $1.69B market cap company, which fluctuated between $15.04 and $16.12 during the day, currently situated 127.4% above its 52 week low of $7.08 and -14.78% away from its one year high of $18.67. The RSI of 54.63 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated produces and sells specialty materials and components worldwide. The company operates through two segments, High Performance Materials & Components; and Flat-Rolled Products. The High Performance Materials & Components segment provides various high performance materials, including titanium and titanium-based alloys; nickel-and cobalt-based alloys and superalloys; zirconium and related alloys, such as hafnium and niobium, advanced powder alloys, and other specialty materials, in long product forms of ingots, billets, bars, rods, wires, shapes and rectangles, and seamless tubes, plus precision forgings, castings, components, and machined parts. This segment serves aerospace and defense, oil and gas/chemical, hydrocarbon processing, electrical energy, and medical markets. The Flat-Rolled Products segment produces, converts, and distributes stainless steel, nickel-based alloys, specialty alloys, and titanium and titanium-based alloys in various forms, including plate, sheet, engineered strip, and Precision Rolled Strip products, as well as grain-oriented electrical steel. This segment serves oil and gas/chemical and hydrocarbon processing industry, electrical energy, automotive, food processing equipment and appliances, construction and mining, electronics, communication equipment and computers, and aerospace and defense markets. The company sells its products through direct sales and independent representatives. Allegheny Technologies Incorporated was founded in 1960 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN) saw its value increase by 10.61% as the stock gained $2.4 to finish the day at a closing price of $25.03. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $14.94-$27.55 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $22.82 to $25.03 during the day, are up by 8.26% in the past three months and up by 46.22% over the past six months. It is currently trading 11.74% above its 20 day moving average and 7.31% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $21 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 67.92. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Trinity Industries, Inc. provides various products and services for the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors in the United States and internationally. Its Rail Group segment offers railcars, including autorack, box, covered hopper, gondola, intermodal, tank, and open hopper cars; and couplers, axles, and other equipment, as well as railcar maintenance services. This segment serves railroads, leasing companies, and industrial shippers of various products. The company’s Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group segment leases tank and freight railcars to industrial shippers and railroads; and provides management, maintenance, and administrative services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had a fleet of 76,765 owned or leased railcars. Its Construction Products Group segment offers highway products, such as guardrail, crash cushions, and other protective barriers; aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products, as well as other steel products for infrastructure-related projects; and trench shields and shoring products for the construction industry. This segment offers aggregates to concrete producers; commercial, residential, and highway contractors; manufacturers of masonry products; and state and local municipalities. The company’s Energy Equipment Group segment manufactures structural wind towers; utility steel structures for electricity transmission and distribution; storage and distribution containers; cryogenic tanks; and tank heads for pressure and non-pressure vessels. Its Inland Barge Group segment provides deck barges, and open or covered hopper barges to transport grain, coal, and aggregates; and tank barges to transport chemicals and various petroleum products, as well as fiberglass reinforced lift covers for grain barges. Trinity Industries, Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

 

Stocks in Review: Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN), Outfront Media Inc. (OUT), HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC)

Trinity Industries Inc. (TRN) traded within a range of $22.13 to $22.68 after opening the day at $22.31. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -3.78% so far this year. The stock was up close to 0.98% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $22.63 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -16.11% below its 52 week high of $27.55 and 53.87% above its 12-month low of $14.94. The shares are down by over -2.08% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 50.66 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Trinity Industries, Inc. provides various products and services for the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors in the United States and internationally. Its Rail Group segment offers railcars, including autorack, box, covered hopper, gondola, intermodal, tank, and open hopper cars; and couplers, axles, and other equipment, as well as railcar maintenance services. This segment serves railroads, leasing companies, and industrial shippers of various products. The company’s Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group segment leases tank and freight railcars to industrial shippers and railroads; and provides management, maintenance, and administrative services. As of December 31, 2015, this segment had a fleet of 76,765 owned or leased railcars. Its Construction Products Group segment offers highway products, such as guardrail, crash cushions, and other protective barriers; aggregates, including expanded shale and clay, crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt rock, and other products, as well as other steel products for infrastructure-related projects; and trench shields and shoring products for the construction industry. This segment offers aggregates to concrete producers; commercial, residential, and highway contractors; manufacturers of masonry products; and state and local municipalities. The company’s Energy Equipment Group segment manufactures structural wind towers; utility steel structures for electricity transmission and distribution; storage and distribution containers; cryogenic tanks; and tank heads for pressure and non-pressure vessels. Its Inland Barge Group segment provides deck barges, and open or covered hopper barges to transport grain, coal, and aggregates; and tank barges to transport chemicals and various petroleum products, as well as fiberglass reinforced lift covers for grain barges. Trinity Industries, Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

Outfront Media Inc. (OUT) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 4.13% or $0.9 to close the day at $22.67 on light trading volume of 1.76M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 889.69K. The New York New York 10174 based company has been outperforming the marketing services group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 4.53%, compared to the industry which has dropped -0.88% over the same period. With RSI of 63.52, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $25.63, making it a hold for now.

OUTFRONT Media Inc. provides advertising space on out-of-home advertising structures and sites primarily in the United States and Canada. Its portfolio primarily consists of billboard displays, which are principally located on the heavily traveled highways and roadways; and transit advertising displays with multi-year contracts with municipalities in various cities across the United States. The company also offers value-added services, such as pre-campaign category research, consumer insights, creative design support, vinyl production, and post-campaign tracking and analytics. It primarily serves the retail, television, and healthcare/pharmaceutical industries. The company qualifies as a real estate investment trust for federal income tax purposes. It generally would not be subject to federal corporate income taxes if it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders. The company was formerly known as CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. and changed its name to OUTFRONT Media Inc. in November 2014. OUTFRONT Media Inc. is based in New York, New York.

HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC) dropped $-0.68 to close the day at a new closing price of $22.7, a -2.91% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 4.11% above its 52 week low of $22.07. A total of 3.24M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 3.78M. The stock, which fluctuated between $22.63 and $23.33 during the day, currently situated -53.78% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -10.17% in the past one month and down by -13% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $31 and RSI of 37.78, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

HollyFrontier Corporation operates as an independent petroleum refiner in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Refining and HEP. It primarily produces high-value refined products, such as gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, specialty lubricant products, liquid petroleum gas, fuel oil, and specialty and modified asphalt. The company offers its products to other refiners, convenience store chains, independent marketers, retailers, truck stop chains, wholesalers, railroads, governmental entities, paving contractors or manufacturers, and commercial and specialty markets, as well as for commercial airline use. It owns and operates five refineries with a combined crude oil processing capacity of approximately 443,000 barrels per day in El Dorado, Kansas; Tulsa, Oklahoma; Artesia, New Mexico; Cheyenne, Wyoming; Woods Cross, Utah, as well as owns and operates asphalt terminals in Arizona, New Mexico, and Oklahoma; and vacuum distillation and other facilities in Lovington, New Mexico. HollyFrontier Corporation’s refineries serve markets in the Mid-Continent, Southwest, and Rocky Mountain regions of the United States. The company was formerly known as Holly Corporation and changed its name to HollyFrontier Corporation as a result of its merger with Frontier Oil Corporation in July 2011. HollyFrontier Corporation was founded in 1947 and is based in Dallas, Texas.