Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE) last session’s volume of 0.45 million shares was higher than its average volume of 0.27 million shares. The stock, after opening at $28.57, hit $27.97 through the close by scoring -2.85%.

Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (CORE) Analyst Opinion

Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. has a consensus outperform rating from 5 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 7.35% of shares outstanding. The stock sank -22.95% last month and is down -35.06 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 4 of analysts who cover CORE having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $42.4 price target on Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc., suggesting a 51.59% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -40.46% below its 52-week high.

Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. Earnings Surprise

Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (CORE) failed to surprise the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.21 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.34. Its revenue totaled $3.95 billion up 12.65% from the previous quarter.

Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE) Intraday View

This stock (CORE) is ahead of its 52-week low with 0.65%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 5.93% which for the week stands at 3.18%. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -22.15% and stays -19.79% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have faced -23.39% losses and now is down -20.81% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $33.86. Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (CORE) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -39.77%.

Turning to Bank of the Ozarks (NASDAQ:OZRK), its shares were trading at $41.94 a retreat of $-1.53, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $43.05, touched a high of $43.26 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their bullish recommendations with the consensus call at 1.9. Bank of the Ozarks has 4 buy ratings, 3 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -26.24% from its high of $56.86 to a $5.35 billion market value through last close.

Bank of the Ozarks (OZRK) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale improved from 1.73 to 1.92 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $54.83 a share. The target implies a 30.73% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 43.06% to analysts’ high consensus price target.

Bank of the Ozarks (NASDAQ:OZRK) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.95 million shares versus an average volume of 1.7 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 2.06% which for the week approaches 2.6%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $41.89 and compares with the $35.53 52-week low. The stock recovered 18.04% since its low point and has performed -20.25% year-to-date.