Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) traded at an unexpectedly high level on 05/18/2017 when the stock experienced a -1.26% loss to a closing price of $29.74. The company saw 9.6 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 6.07 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm.

Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Analyst Gushes

Analysts are speculating a 24.41% move, based on the high target price ($37) for the shares that is set to reach in the next 12 months. The analysts, on average, are forecasting a $29.52 price target, but the stock is already up 79.73% from its recent lows. However, the stock is trading at -10.48% versus recent highs ($33.22). Analysts believe that we could see stock price minimum in the $18 range (lowest target price), allowing for another -39.48% drop from its current position. Leading up to this report, we have seen a -2.2% fall in the stock price over the last 30 days and a 4.46% increase over the past 3 months. Overall, the share price is up 24.81% so far this year. Additionally, SYMC had a day price range of $29.25 to $30.06.

Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Price Potential

Heading into the stock price potential, Symantec Corporation needs to grow just 4.24% to cross its median price target of $31. Given that liquidity is king in short-term, SYMC is a stock with 627.81 million shares outstanding that normally trades 3.91% of its float. The stock price recently experienced a 5-day loss of -5.47% with 0.74 average true range (ATR). SYMC has a beta of 1.09 and RSI is 37.85.

Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHX)’s Lead Over its Technicals

On the other hand, Athersys, Inc. by far traveled 41.18% versus a 1-year low price of $1.02. The share price was last seen -1.37% lower, reaching at $1.44 on May. 18, 2017. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $1.44 and $1.49. This company shares are 386.11% off its target price of $7 and the current market capitalization stands at $150.83M. The recent change has given its price a 2.68% lead over SMA 50 and -44.62% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -4.64% declines, 22.03% gains and -14.29% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found ATHX’s volatility during a week at 5.98% and during a month it has been found around 4.81%.

Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHX) Intraday Metrics

Athersys, Inc. (ATHX) exchanged hands at an unexpectedly low level of 0.53 million shares over the course of the day. Noting its average daily volume at 1.41 million shares each day over the month, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm.

Athersys, Inc. Target Levels

The market experts are predicting a 663.89% rally, based on the high target price ($11) for Athersys, Inc. shares that is likely to be hit in the 52 weeks. Analysts anticipate that traders could see stock price minimum in the $3 range (lowest target price). If faced, it would be a 108.33% jump from its current position. Overall, the share price is down -5.88% year to date.