PharMerica Corporation (NYSE:PMC) last session’s volume of 0.11 million shares was lower than its average volume of 0.19 million shares. The stock, after opening at $23, hit $23.5 through the close by scoring 2.4%.

PharMerica Corporation (PMC) Analyst Opinion

PharMerica Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 7 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 2.93% of shares outstanding. The stock spiked 1.29% last month and is down -6.56 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 5 of analysts who cover PMC having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $27.29 price target on PharMerica Corporation, suggesting a 16.13% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -18.18% below its 52-week high.

PharMerica Corporation Earnings Surprise

PharMerica Corporation (PMC) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.58 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.51. Its revenue totaled $525.22 million up 2.46% from the previous quarter. Expect increased sales in the current quarter as well. As per the consensus estimate, the company’s year-on-year revenue growth is expected to be at 2.36% during the period. Last year, it had about $524.5 million of revenue.

PharMerica Corporation (NYSE:PMC) Intraday View

This stock (PMC) is ahead of its 52-week low with 22.4%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 2.16% which for the week stands at 2.68%. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 1.35% and stays -1.46% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have managed 0.64% gains and now is down -6.21% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $24.78. PharMerica Corporation (PMC) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -5.51%.

Turning to EXTRACTION OIL & GAS, LLC (NASDAQ:XOG), its shares were trading at $16.9 a retreat of $-0.26, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $17.3, touched a high of $17.3 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their bullish recommendations with the consensus call at 1.6. EXTRACTION OIL & GAS, LLC has 5 buy ratings, 1 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -32.62% from its high of $25.08 to a $2.9 billion market value through last close.

EXTRACTION OIL & GAS, LLC (XOG) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale slipped from 1.7 to 1.64 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $25.3 a share. The target implies a 49.7% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 59.76% to analysts’ high consensus price target.


The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.77 million shares versus an average volume of 1.12 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 3.72% which for the week approaches 4.32%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $16.68 and compares with the $14.76 52-week low. The stock recovered 14.5% since its low point and has performed -15.67% year-to-date.

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