NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) is gaining traction with investors, as evidenced by its 1.85 million shares volume. The daily trading volume average remained 2 million shares over the course of 3 months. The stock had opened the regular trading at $26.74 and managed a -0.37% price change to reach $26.66 through the close.NiSource Inc. (NI) Analyst Opinion
NiSource Inc. has a consensus outperform rating from 15 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 1.13% of shares outstanding. The stock spiked 2.07% last month and is up 20.42 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 7 of analysts who cover NI having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $27.61 price target on NiSource Inc., suggesting a 3.56% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -2.31% below its 52-week high.NiSource Inc. Earnings Surprise
NiSource Inc. (NI) failed to surprise the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.1 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.1. Its revenue totaled $944.89 million down -40.89% from the previous quarter.
This stock (NI) is ahead of its 52-week low with 25.93%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 1.11% which for the week stands at 1.3%. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 2.52% and stays 0.71% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have managed 0.23% gains and now is up 7.35% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $25.68. NiSource Inc. (NI) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 16.98%.
Turning to Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST), its shares were trading at $56.46 a gain of $0.47, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $56.18, touched a high of $56.53 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their neutral recommendations with the consensus call at 2. Monster Beverage Corporation has 4 buy ratings, 3 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -1.38% from its high of $ 57.25 to a $32.15 billion market value through last close.Monster Beverage Corporation (MNST) Consensus Price Target
The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale remained unchanged from 1.94 to 1.94 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $60.41 a share. The target implies a 7% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 15.13% to analysts’ high consensus price target.Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) Intraday Trading
The counter witnessed a trading volume of 1.81 million shares versus an average volume of 1.84 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 0.98% which for the week approaches 1.15%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $56.07 and compares with the $40.64 52-week low. The stock recovered 38.93% since its low point and has performed 27.33% year-to-date.