Stock in Experts Views: GNC Holdings Inc. (GNC)
- Author: Zachary Reyes Apr 21, 2017,
Apr 21, 2017, 2:11
The stock has a market capitalization of $616.96 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 3.43 and a beta of 0.87. Relative Strength Index (RSI) was 71.43. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Traditionally, and according to Wilder, RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30. The stock's average target of $30.65 is -19.45% below today's ($38.05) share price. This is the price at which the trader or investor wants to exit his existing position so he can realize the most reward.
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11/03/2015 - GNC Holdings, Inc. had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Sterne Agee. The stock has landed on the top loser list for the day according to Finviz data. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company's stock. EPS breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis.
The information disclosed under this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99.1 hereto, is being furnished and shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and shall not be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing made under the Securities Act of 1933, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing. They expect $0.33 earnings per share, down 52.17% or $0.36 from last year's $0.69 per share.
Currently, EPS of GNC Holdings Inc.
GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) shares in this nutrition retailer are soaring by just over 20% in today's trading following a surprise earnings beat.
Among 6 analysts covering Evertec (NYSE:EVTC), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. The business had revenue of $644.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $623.03 million. The high and low revenue estimates for the current quarter are $640.24 Million and $612.8 Million, respectively.
GNC announced Tuesday morning it had earnings of 35 cents on sales of $645 million for the first quarter of 2017, topping Thomson Reuters' estimates of 34 cents on revenue of $627 million. There are now more than 29 million shares held short with 9.9 days to cover. There are advantages to using a moving average in your trading, as well options on what type of moving average to use. About 26.62M shares traded or 692.26% up from the average. Look at the direction of the moving average to get a basic idea of which way the price is moving. It improved, as 18 investors sold Empire State Realty Trust Inc shares while 52 reduced holdings. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 04/27/16, and 52-week low price on 04/07/17. It has ranged in price between $8.35-$9.44 after having started the session at $8.73 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $7.24.
Although GNC Holdings reported better-than-expected results in the first quarter of 2017, the year-over-year decline on both the fronts was a huge disappointment. Chicago-based equity research firm Zacks Investment Research has assigned this stock ABR (Average Brokerage Recommendation) of 3.63, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. Out of 9 Wall Street analysts rating LPL Financial Holdings, 0 give it "Buy", 1 "Sell" rating, while 8 recommend "Hold". On the bull side, five-star JP Morgan analyst Doug Anmuth explains weak subscriber additions as the result of lighter content releases recently, adding that the underlying secular trend towards Internet TV "remains very strong". Moreover, Barclays issued Downgrade rating for the stock on 13-Dec-16. The company experienced "a meaningful uptick in system demand for the second consecutive quarter", wrote Jensen in a note to clients, citing a Piper Jaffray survey of 3D printer resellers.