Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP) attracted a higher number of shares in volume with 17.08 million contracts traded on 07-Aug-18. However, its trading capacity stayed around 7.81 million shares in normal days. The first sale was made at $2.65 but later the stock became weaker, and closed with a gain of 13.49%. It was last traded at $2.86 apiece.Office Depot, Inc. (ODP): Hold Candidate With 5.59% Upside Potential
Office Depot, Inc. is maintained at an average hold rating by 6 stock analysts, and there are at least 5.36% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares went up by 1.42% in value last month. Year-to-date it plunged -19.21%. Analysts are turning out to be more pessimistic than before, with 1 of analysts who cover Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP) advice adding it to buy candidate list. Wall Street experts also assign a $3.02 price target on Office Depot, Inc., pointing towards a 5.59% rally from current levels. The stock is trading for about -54.28% less than its 52-week high.
Office Depot, Inc. (ODP) remained unsuccessful in beating the consensus-estimated $0.08 as it actually earned $0.08 per share in its last reported financial results. Revenue, on the other hand, scored 5.42% growth from the previous quarter, coming up with $2.72 billion.ODP Adds 13.94% In A Week
This company shares (ODP) so far managed to recover 43% since collapsing to its 52-week low. Over a month, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 6.48% while shortening the period to a week, volatility was 4.42%. The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 9.66% and sits 6.64% higher versus its 50 days moving average. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned 13.94% gains and is up by 0.65% compared with its 200-day moving average of $2.6. Also, Office Depot, Inc. (ODP) needs to overturn a -53.65% decrease it experienced over the past twelve months.
As regular trading ended, Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. (AQUA) stock brought in a -$1.95 drop to $20.27. The day started at a price of $20.54 but then traded as high as $20.55 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 2.4. Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. is given 2 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 3 holds. The company shares sank -20.07% from their peak of $25.36 and now has a $2.31 billion market value of equity.
AQUA’s mean recommendation on Reuter’s scale presents no change from 2.12 thirty days ago to 2.12 now, which indicates a hold consensus from the analyst community. They see Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. (AQUA) price hitting a mean target of $25.25 a share, meaning the stock still has potential that could lift the price another 24.57%. Also, the recent close suggests the stock is underpriced by 28.27% compared to the most bullish target.
The company had seen its current volume reaching at 1.63 million shares in the last trade. That compares with the recent volume average of 782.79 million. At the close of regular trading, its last week’s stock price volatility was 2.1% which for the month reaches 2.35%. Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. dipped to as low as $19.88 throughout the day and has returned -14.51% in this year. At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $18.05 but has recovered 12.3% since then.