The GEO Group, Inc. (NYSE:GEO) popped in on a high volume green day. Volume on 17-Oct-17 came in at 1.86 million contracts. The daily trading volume has averaged 0.74 million shares a day in past 3 months. The first sale was made at $25.89 but later the stock became weaker, and closed with a gain of 3.16%. It was last traded at $26.76 apiece.The GEO Group, Inc. (GEO): Outperform Candidate With 20.81% Upside Potential
The GEO Group, Inc. is maintained at an average outperform rating by 4 stock analysts, and there are at least 2.03% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares went down by -0.11% in value last month. Year-to-date it jumped 11.72%. Analysts are turning out to be more optimistic than before, with 2 of analysts who cover The GEO Group, Inc. (NYSE:GEO) advice adding it to buy candidate list. Wall Street experts also assign a $32.33 price target on The GEO Group, Inc., pointing towards a 20.81% rally from current levels. The stock is trading for about -22.03% less than its 52-week high.
The GEO Group, Inc. (GEO) revenue scored 6.19% growth from the previous quarter, coming up with $584.7 million.GEO Adds 2.22% In A Week
This company shares (GEO) so far managed to recover 75.28% since collapsing to its 52-week low. Over a month, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 3.01% while shortening the period to a week, volatility was 2.6%. The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 2.31% and sits 1.46% higher versus its 50 days moving average. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned 2.22% gains and is down by -7.98% compared with its 200-day moving average of $29.32. Also, The GEO Group, Inc. (GEO) needs to expand a 70.37% increase it experienced over the past twelve months.Sientra, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIEN) Consensus Call At 1.6
As regular trading ended, Sientra, Inc. (SIEN) stock brought in a -$0.62 drop to $15.68. The day started at a price of $16.46 but then traded as high as $16.46 before giving part of the gains back. As for this week, analysts appear content to stick with their bright outlook with the consensus call at 1.6. Sientra, Inc. is given 3 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 1 holds. The company shares sank -6% from their peak of $16.68 and now has a $301.06 million market value of equity.
SIEN’s mean recommendation on Reuter’s scale presents no change from 1.6 thirty days ago to 1.6 now, which indicates a buy consensus from the analyst community. They see Sientra, Inc. (SIEN) price hitting a mean target of $14.75 a share, meaning the stock still has potential that could drag the price another -5.93% Also, the recent close suggests the stock is underpriced by 2.04% compared to the most bullish target.Sientra, Inc. (SIEN) Returns 84.04% This Year
The company had seen its current volume reaching at 0.2 million shares in the last trade. That compares with the recent volume average of 0.17 million. At the close of regular trading, its last week’s stock price volatility was 3.85% which for the month reaches 3.7%. Sientra, Inc. dipped to as low as $15.55 throughout the day and has returned 84.04% in this year. At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $6.92 but has recovered 126.59% since then.