A Look at 2 Trending Stocks: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) recently saw its volume around 14.51 million shares and on average it trades 8.59 million shares a day. The opening price of $52.35, led it to gain -0.15% to reach $52.3 upon the closing bell.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Analyst Opinion

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company has a consensus hold rating from 23 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 0.68% of shares outstanding. The stock sank -20.84% last month and is down -14.65 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 8 of analysts who cover BMY having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $65.5 price target on Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, suggesting a 25.24% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -25.34% below its 52-week high.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Earnings Surprise

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.68 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.67. Its revenue totaled $5.35 billion up 1.89% from the previous quarter.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Intraday View

This stock (BMY) is ahead of its 52-week low with 1.44%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 4.33% which for the week stands at 3.01%. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -14.75% and stays -18.34% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have faced -13.09% losses and now is down -15.07% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $63.23. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -1.19%.

Turning to Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ), its shares were trading at $20.71 a gain of $0.02, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $20.89, touched a high of $21.58 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their bearish recommendations with the consensus call at 3. Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. has 1 buy ratings, 3 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -24.06% from its high of $27.27 to a $1.77 billion market value through last close.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale remained unchanged from 3 to 3 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $21.29 a share. The target implies a 2.8% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 83.49% to analysts’ high consensus price target.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 1.91 million shares versus an average volume of 3.01 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 5.47% which for the week approaches 4.52%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $20.69 and compares with the $8.52 52-week low. The stock recovered 143.08% since its low point and has performed -6.29% year-to-date.

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