Analyst Advice And Earnings Insight: Luxoft Holding, Inc. (LXFT), Alteryx, Inc. (AYX)

The recently concluded session had traders exchanging Luxoft Holding, Inc. (NYSE:LXFT) high level. Roughly 0.47 million shares changed hands compared to the three-month volume average 0.23 million shares. The first trade took place at $51.75 and the stock went up 0.68% to attain the closing price of $52.1.

Luxoft Holding, Inc. (LXFT) Analyst Opinion

Luxoft Holding, Inc. has a consensus outperform rating from 13 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 2% of shares outstanding. The stock spiked 9.57% last month and is down -7.3 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 7 of analysts who cover LXFT having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $56.89 price target on Luxoft Holding, Inc., suggesting a 9.19% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -23.21% below its 52-week high.

Luxoft Holding, Inc. Earnings Surprise

Luxoft Holding, Inc. (LXFT) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.82 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.77. Its revenue totaled $227.92 million up 8.93% from the previous quarter.

Luxoft Holding, Inc. (NYSE:LXFT) Intraday View

This stock (LXFT) is ahead of its 52-week low with 29.76%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 5.34% which for the week stands at 3.22%. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 10.26% and stays 9.8% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have managed 10.73% gains and now is down -7.8% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $55.03. Luxoft Holding, Inc. (LXFT) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -6.04%.

Turning to Alteryx, Inc. (NYSE:AYX), its shares were trading at $27.17 a gain of $0.05, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $27.01, touched a high of $27.45 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their bullish recommendations with the consensus call at 1.9. Alteryx, Inc. has 2 buy ratings, 1 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -1.5% from its high of $27.58 to a $1.63 billion market value through last close.

Alteryx, Inc. (AYX) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale remained unchanged from 1.88 to 1.88 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $26.83 a share. The target implies a -1.25% decrease from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 6.74% to analysts’ high consensus price target.

Alteryx, Inc. (NYSE:AYX) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.44 million shares versus an average volume of 0.5 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 5.34% which for the week approaches 4.54%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $26.35 and compares with the $14.61 52-week low. The stock recovered 85.97% since its low point and has performed 75.29% year-to-date.

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