Looking at top Wall Street opinions, Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD) has recently made its way into the research list of Goldman – signaling that their analyst’s rating adjustment is noteworthy. This stock was Sell in the eyes of Goldman, as reported on Thursday, September 6th, 2018. Another heavy-hitting research note was published by Evercore ISI on Friday January 5th, 2018, with this firm Initiated RAD to an updated rating of Underperform. In the past six months and three months of trading, shares of Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) have moved by -57.55% and -49.29%, respectively.
Brokerage Updates Related to Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Stock
This publicly-traded organization generated losses of -19.31% over the last 5 sessions. Right now, this stock is the subject of 4 analysts’ evaluations, who – on average – have given this company’s shares a Hold rating. Of the latest market expert opinions, 2 have given an underperform rating, 0 has given a sell rating, and 0 have given a rating of Buy or better.
Updates from Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) SEC Form 4
This particular company’s shares have garnered a lot of attention in recent days, as insiders are unloading their holdings while having generated a 1.50% rise since the beginning of the calendar year.
Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) Results in the Pipeline
The next scheduled release of financial results for Rite Aid Corporation will be for the Feb-19 quarter. As it stands right now, market analysts are anticipating the per-share earnings for the three-month period will be -$0.02. In the same vein, they expect sales for the quarter to amount to $5,556.02 million.
Now let’s turn to earnings surprise history: in the most recent quarter, the company reported about $5,379.65 million in revenue alongside EPS at -$0.01. On average, the analyst projection was calling for $5,450.06 million with $0.01 per share in earnings, respectively. In the preceding quarter, this company’s revenue reached $5,421.36 million, with earnings per share ending up at -$0.01.
CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) experienced a gain of 2.34% from the closing price in the previous trading day. That boost the price to $12.25 per share, as observed on December 31st, 1969, at a time when the total trading volume reached 15,012,769 shares of stock – compared to the typical average of 16.37M shares per day (as recorded over the past three months). The consensus estimate for these shares has been shifted to $14.07.
Pricing Indications for CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL)
This organization has had a price-to-earnings ratio of in the last year. Meanwhile, it gained 12.74 from its observable 50-day simple moving average. Right at this moment, the per-share value is -30.82% lower than the mean per-share price over the last 200 days in the market.
CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) In-Depth Brokerage Insights
We can see that a number of brokerage firms are putting their focus onto this stock. Out of this group, 2 have a sell rating, 1 have a Buy rating, 1 have an outperform rating, while 10 provided a Hold rating for these shares – thanks to data from Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Additionally, 2 have recommended that these shares are an Underperforming investment. The current consensus recommendation is at 3.20 , based on information from Thomson Reuters.
CTL Stock Value Potential
In trading activity as of late, this stock’s value was 17.68 up from its 200 day moving average, while also -4.25% down when compared against its 50-day simple moving average. Over the course of the past year of trading, the share price stuck in the range of $10.00-$16.00. The market value for the entire organization reached 13.06B. In the last trading session, the price ended the day at $11.97. The institutional holdings related to this organization account for 0.60%, and the Beta factor is now 0.77. This company’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) managed to hit 46.11.
CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) Analyst Points of Focus
CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) has found itself inside of BofA/Merrill’s research list, so their analyst rating adjustment is worth taking note of. This stock was downgraded to Neutral, compared to its previous rating of Buy by BofA/Merrill, as garnered from a news report on Tuesday February 26th, 2019. An additional helpful research note was sent out by RBC Capital Mkts’s on Wednesday February 20th, 2019. The brokerage decided to downgrade CTL to Sector Perform from its previous rating of Outperform.