Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) is gaining traction with investors, as evidenced by its 2.11 million shares volume. The daily trading volume average remained 5.11 million shares over the course of 3 months. The stock had opened the regular trading at $26.18 and managed a 1.14% price change to reach $26.63 through the close.Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Analyst Opinion
Huntsman Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 8 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 5.5% of shares outstanding. The stock spiked 12.74% last month and is up 39.57 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 6 of analysts who cover HUN having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $28.71 price target on Huntsman Corporation, suggesting a 7.81% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -5.57% below its 52-week high.Huntsman Corporation Earnings Surprise
Huntsman Corporation (HUN) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.57 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.37. Its revenue totaled $2.42 billion up 1.06% from the previous quarter.
This stock (HUN) is ahead of its 52-week low with 95.52%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 2.14% which for the week stands at 2.31%. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 6.63% and stays 6.44% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have managed 3.06% gains and now is up 24.79% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $22.77. Huntsman Corporation (HUN) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 84.67%.
Turning to The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG), its shares were trading at $87.09 a retreat of $-0.56, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $87.63, touched a high of $87.87 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their neutral recommendations with the consensus call at 2.5. The Procter & Gamble Company has 6 buy ratings, 10 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -5.34% from its high of $92 to a $223.51 billion market value through last close.The Procter & Gamble Company (PG) Consensus Price Target
The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale remained unchanged from 2.4 to 2.4 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $91.71 a share. The target implies a 5.3% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 19.42% to analysts’ high consensus price target.The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) Intraday Trading
The counter witnessed a trading volume of 5.36 million shares versus an average volume of 6.57 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 0.79% which for the week approaches 0.84%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $86.89 and compares with the $81.18 52-week low. The stock recovered 7.28% since its low point and has performed 3.58% year-to-date.