The shares of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) has been pegged with a rating of Neutral by Goldman in its latest research note that was published on November 30th, 2018. The research company has also assigned a $60 price target. Goldman wasn’t the only research firm that published a report of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation, with other equities research analysts also giving their opinion on the stock. UBS advised investors in its research note published on November 19th, 2018, to Buy the AMTD stock. The stock had earned Overweight rating from Morgan Stanley when it published its report on November 14th, 2018. The stock was given Outperform rating by Bernstein in its report released on April 10th, 2018, the day when the price target on the stock was placed at $40. BofA/Merrill was of a view that AMTD is Buy in its latest report on April 9th, 2018. Keefe Bruyette thinks that AMTD is worth Outperform rating. This was contained in the firm’s report on March 6th, 2018.
Amongst the analysts that rated the stock, 1 have recommended investors to sell it, 5 believe it has the potential for further growth, thus rating it as Hold while 7 advised investors to purchase the stock. The consensus currently stands at a Hold while its average price target is $61.50. The price of the stock the last time has raised by 18.60% from its Week high price while it is raised higher than its 52-Week low price. A look at the stock’s other technical shows that its 14-day RSI now stands at 50.94.
The shares of the company dipped by -0.82% during the trading session on Friday, reaching a low of $53.74 while ending the day at $54.20. During the trading session, a total of 3.11 million shares were traded which represents a -54.61% decline from the average session volume which is 2.01M shares. AMTD had ended its last session trading at 54.65. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation currently has a market cap of $30.62B, while its P/E ratio stands at 17.30, while its P/E earnings growth sits at 5.36, with a beta of 1.26. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation debt-to-equity ratio currently stands at 0.42, while its quick ratio hovers at . AMTD 52-week low price stands at $45.70 while its 52-week high price is $63.01.
The company in its last quarterly report recorded $1.11 earnings per share which is above the $1.01 predicted by most analysts. The TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation generated $1,516.00 million in revenue during the last quarter, which is slightly higher than the $1,491.30 million predicted by analysts. In the second quarter last year, the firm recorded $0.92 earnings per share. Compared to the same quarter last year, the firm’s revenue was up by 17.12%. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation has the potential to record 3.13 EPS for the current fiscal year, according to equities analysts.
Investment analysts at Alembic Global Advisors published a research note on December 31st, 2018 where it informed investors and clients that Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) is now rated as Neutral. UBS also rated HUN as Upgrade on November 19th, 2018, with its price target of $84 suggesting that HUN could surge by 28.21% from its current share price. Even though the stock has been trading at $21.87/share, analysts expect it to surge higher by -0.27% to reach $30.38/share. It started the day trading at $22.14 and traded between $21.44 and $21.81 throughout the trading session.
A look at its technical shows that HUN’s 50-day SMA is 20.33 while its 200-day SMA stands at 26.60. The stock has a high of $34.92 for the year while the low is $17.58. The company’s P/E ratio currently sits at 6.04, while the P/B ratio is 1.75. The company’s average trading volume currently stands at 3.01M shares, which means that the short-interest ratio is just 2.00 days. Over the past seven days, the company moved, with its shift of -2.76%. Looking further, the stock has dropped -6.11% over the past 90 days while it lost -33.28% over the last six months.
The change in the stock’s fortunes has led to several institutional investors altering their holdings of the stock. The Vanguard Group Inc bought more HUN shares, increasing its portfolio by +1.36% during the last quarter. This move now sees The Vanguard Group Inc purchasing 316,360 shares in the last quarter, thus it now holds 23,536,401 shares of HUN, with a total valuation of $454,017,175. BlackRock Fund Advisors meanwhile bought more HUN shares in the recently filed quarter, changing its stake to $252,935,418 worth of shares. LSV Asset Management followed the path by increasing its HUN portfolio by +0.13% in the quarter. This means that LSV Asset Management bought 15,467 shares in the last quarter and now controls 11,544,190 shares of the HUN stock, with the valuation hitting $222,687,425.
Similarly, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its Huntsman Corporation shares by +16.64% during the recently filed quarter. After buying 807,709 shares in the last quarter, the firm now controls 5,663,076 shares of Huntsman Corporation which are valued at $109,240,736. In the same vein, Mellon Investments Corp increased its Huntsman Corporation shares by during the most recent reported quarter. The firm bought 522,874 shares during the quarter which increased its stakes to 4,907,414 shares and is now valued at $94,664,016. Following these latest developments, around 2.60% of Huntsman Corporation stocks are owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.