Analyst Community Hate Or Love ConocoPhillips (COP), First Horizon National Corporation (FHN)

ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) recently ticked lower on weak volume. About 5.78 million contracts were traded on 08-Aug-18 compared to daily average volume of 6.48 million shares. The first sale was made at $72.23 but later the stock became weaker, and closed with a fall of -2.07%. It was last traded at $71.39 apiece.

ConocoPhillips (COP): Outperform Candidate With 12.27% Upside Potential

ConocoPhillips is maintained at an average outperform rating by 23 stock analysts, and there are at least 1.52% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares went down by -0.49% in value last month. Year-to-date it jumped 30.06%. Analysts are turning out to be more optimistic than before, with 16 of analysts who cover ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) advice adding it to buy candidate list. Wall Street experts also assign a $80.15 price target on ConocoPhillips, pointing towards a 12.27% rally from current levels. The stock is trading for about -3.21% less than its 52-week high.

ConocoPhillips Reports 10.79% Sales Growth

ConocoPhillips (COP) remained successful in beating the consensus-estimated $1.08 as it actually earned $1.09 per share in its last reported financial results. Revenue, on the other hand, scored 10.79% growth from the previous quarter, coming up with $9.93 billion.

COP Retreats -0.58% In A Week

This company shares (COP) so far managed to recover 68.91% since collapsing to its 52-week low. Over a month, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 1.64% while shortening the period to a week, volatility was 1.74%. The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 0.29% and sits 2.83% higher versus its 50 days moving average. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned -0.58% losses and is up by 17.97% compared with its 200-day moving average of $63.82. Also, ConocoPhillips (COP) needs to expand a 56.45% increase it experienced over the past twelve months.

First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) Consensus Call At 2.2

As regular trading ended, First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) stock brought in a $0.06 rise to $18.23. The day started at a price of $18.16 but then traded as high as $18.26 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 2.2. First Horizon National Corporation is given 4 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 7 holds. The company shares sank -12.61% from their peak of $20.86 and now has a $5.95 billion market value of equity.

First Horizon National Corporation Could Grow 11.85% More

FHN’s mean recommendation on Reuter’s scale improved from 2 thirty days ago to 2.16 now, which indicates a hold consensus from the analyst community. They see First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) price hitting a mean target of $20.39 a share, meaning the stock still has potential that could lift the price another 11.85%. Also, the recent close suggests the stock is underpriced by 26.17% compared to the most bullish target.

First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) Returns -8.8% This Year

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 2.87 million shares in the last trade. That compares with the recent volume average of 4.01 million. At the close of regular trading, its last week’s stock price volatility was 2.05% which for the month reaches 1.84%. First Horizon National Corporation dipped to as low as $17.97 throughout the day and has returned -8.8% in this year. At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $15.84 but has recovered 15.09% since then.