A Look at 2 Trending Stocks: First Horizon National Corporation (FHN), HighPoint Resources Corporation (HPR)

First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) recently saw its volume around 6.34 million shares and on average it trades 3.47 million shares a day. The opening price of $19.02, led it to gain -0.16% to reach $19.07 upon the closing bell.

First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) Analyst Opinion

First Horizon National Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 19 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 3.03% of shares outstanding. The stock sank -2% last month and is down -4.6 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 12 of analysts who cover FHN having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $22.32 price target on First Horizon National Corporation, suggesting a 17.04% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -8.58% below its 52-week high.

First Horizon National Corporation Earnings Surprise

First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.34 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.31. Its revenue totaled $440.46 million up 17.37% from the previous quarter.

First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) Intraday View

This stock (FHN) is ahead of its 52-week low with 20.39%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 1.86% which for the week stands at 1.75%. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 0.19% and stays 1.16% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have faced -0.68% losses and now is down -0.11% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $19.42. First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 7.92%.

Turning to HighPoint Resources Corporation (NYSE:HPR), its shares were trading at $5.83 a retreat of $-0.35, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $6.11, touched a high of $6.11 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their neutral recommendations with the consensus call at 2.2. HighPoint Resources Corporation has 2 buy ratings, 4 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -23.29% from its high of $7.60 to a $1.17 billion market value through last close.

HighPoint Resources Corporation (HPR) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale remained unchanged from 2.18 to 2.18 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $8.55 a share. The target implies a 46.66% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 122.98% to analysts’ high consensus price target.

HighPoint Resources Corporation (NYSE:HPR) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 3.42 million shares versus an average volume of 1.89 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 4.95% which for the week approaches 5.79%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $5.75 and compares with the $2.66 52-week low. The stock recovered 119.17% since its low point and has performed 13.65% year-to-date.