Summary of Analyst Ratings Tips: Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CNAT), Oil States International, Inc. (OIS)

The opening price for Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CNAT) was $4.05 and the volume amounted to 0.39 million shares which compares with the average volume of 0.29 million shares. The company stock experienced a -4.62% move to arrive at $3.92.

Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CNAT) Analyst Opinion

Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. has a consensus outperform rating from 4 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 5.13% of shares outstanding. The stock sank -7.98% last month and is down -25.62 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 4 of analysts who cover CNAT having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $17.25 price target on Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc., suggesting a 340.05% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -58.3% below its 52-week high.

Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. Earnings Surprise

Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CNAT) failed to surprise the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned -$0.13 a piece versus the consensus-estimated -$0.05. Its revenue totaled $16.06 million up 60.44% from the previous quarter.

Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CNAT) Intraday View

This stock (CNAT) is ahead of its 52-week low with 116.57%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 6.2% which for the week stands at 5.02%. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -4.84% and stays -17.16% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have faced -4.39% losses and now is down -28.12% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $5.24. Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CNAT) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 104.17%.

Turning to Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS), its shares were trading at $22.65 a retreat of $-1.1, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $23.55, touched a high of $23.55 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their neutral recommendations with the consensus call at 2.6. Oil States International, Inc. has 2 buy ratings, 14 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -45.75% from its high of $41.75 to a $1.13 billion market value through last close.

Oil States International, Inc. (OIS) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale remained unchanged from 2.57 to 2.57 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $25.11 a share. The target implies a 10.86% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 67.77% to analysts’ high consensus price target.

Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.55 million shares versus an average volume of 0.8 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 4.81% which for the week approaches 3.32%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $22.5 and compares with the $20.23 52-week low. The stock recovered 11.99% since its low point and has performed -41.92% year-to-date.

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