Why You Should Not Give Up On GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC), UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (UTSI)?

GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) attracted a higher number of shares in volume with 3.78 million contracts traded on 30-Nov-17. However, its trading capacity stayed around 2.64 million shares in normal days. The first sale was made at $6.02 but later the stock became weaker, and closed with a fall of -8.07%. It was last traded at $5.58 apiece.

GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC): Hold Candidate With 77.24% Upside Potential

GNC Holdings, Inc. is maintained at an average hold rating by 7 stock analysts, and there are at least 35.14% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares went down by -18.42% in value last month. Year-to-date it plunged -49.46%. Analysts are turning out to be more pessimistic than before, with 1 of analysts who cover GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) advice adding it to buy candidate list. Wall Street experts also assign a $9.89 price target on GNC Holdings, Inc., pointing towards a 77.24% rally from current levels. The stock is trading for about -61.89% less than its 52-week high.

GNC Holdings, Inc. Reports -3.23% Sales Growth

GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) remained unsuccessful in beating the consensus-estimated $0.33 as it actually earned $0.32 per share in its last reported financial results. Revenue, on the other hand, scored -3.23% growth from the previous quarter, coming up with $620.3 million.

GNC Adds 2.39% In A Week

This company shares (GNC) so far managed to recover 7.72% since collapsing to its 52-week low. Over a month, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 8.48% while shortening the period to a week, volatility was 7.92%. The share price has yet to cross its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of -9.05% and sits -24.75% lower versus its 50 days moving average. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned 2.39% gains and is down by -29.53% compared with its 200-day moving average of $8.07. Also, GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) needs to overturn a -61.38% decrease it experienced over the past twelve months.

UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UTSI) Consensus Call At 2

As regular trading ended, UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (UTSI) stock brought in a $0.37 rise to $5.16. The day started at a price of $4.79 but then traded as high as $5.24 before giving part of the gains back. As for this week, analysts appear content to stick with their neutral outlook with the consensus call at 2. UTStarcom Holdings Corp. is given 1 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 0 holds. The company shares advanced 4.69% from their peak of $4.93 and now has a $183.95 million market value of equity.

UTStarcom Holdings Corp. Could Grow -3.1% More

UTSI’s mean recommendation on Reuter’s scale improved from 0 thirty days ago to 1 now, which indicates a buy consensus from the analyst community. They see UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (UTSI) price hitting a mean target of $5 a share, meaning the stock still has potential that could drag the price another -3.1% Also, the recent close suggests the stock is underpriced by -3.1% compared to the most bullish target.

UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (UTSI) Returns 158% This Year

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 0.45 million shares in the last trade. That compares with the recent volume average of 0.14 million. At the close of regular trading, its last week’s stock price volatility was 6.27% which for the month reaches 14.69%. UTStarcom Holdings Corp. dipped to as low as $4.7 throughout the day and has returned 158% in this year. At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $1.66 but has recovered 210.84% since then.

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