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.