Analyst Opinion On How To Bet On Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD), Ring Energy, Inc. (REI)

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) recently saw its volume around 1.95 million shares and on average it trades 2.18 million shares a day. The opening price of $48.3, led it to gain 1.97% to reach $49.12 upon the closing bell.

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) Analyst Opinion

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. has a consensus hold rating from 20 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 4.72% of shares outstanding. The stock spiked 0.02% last month and is down -2.09 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 6 of analysts who cover CHD having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $50.5 price target on Church & Dwight Co., Inc., suggesting a 2.81% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -9.34% below its 52-week high.

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. Earnings Surprise

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.52 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.5. Its revenue totaled $1 billion up 3.71% from the previous quarter.

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) Intraday View

This stock (CHD) is ahead of its 52-week low with 13.68%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 1.85% which for the week stands at 2.19%. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 1.4% and stays 0.08% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have faced -1.19% losses and now is down -0.64% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $48.19. Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -1.01%.

Turning to Ring Energy, Inc. (NYSE:REI), its shares were trading at $14.65 a retreat of $-0.17, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $14, touched a high of $14.65 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their bullish recommendations with the consensus call at 1.7. Ring Energy, Inc. has 4 buy ratings, 0 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -8.95% from its high of $16.09 to a $802.67 million market value through last close.

Ring Energy, Inc. (REI) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale slipped from 1.67 to 1.64 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $20.25 a share. The target implies a 38.23% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 70.65% to analysts’ high consensus price target.

Ring Energy, Inc. (NYSE:REI) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 4.47 million shares versus an average volume of 0.66 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 4.63% which for the week approaches 4.96%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $13.899 and compares with the $9.22 52-week low. The stock recovered 58.89% since its low point and has performed 5.4% year-to-date.