Wall Street Analyst Actions To Watch: Comcast Corporation (CMCSA), Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) was more active in the last trading session as around 25.62 million shares exchanged hands on Wall Street, representing an increase from its normal capacity of 20.24 million shares. A -0.72% change after the initial price of $37.64, sent the closing price to $37.42.

Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Analyst Opinion

Comcast Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 31 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 1.27% of shares outstanding. The stock sank -1.27% last month and is up 8.39 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 30 of analysts who cover CMCSA having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $46 price target on Comcast Corporation, suggesting a 22.93% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -11.28% below its 52-week high.

Comcast Corporation Earnings Surprise

Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.52 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.48. Its revenue totaled $20.86 billion up 1.92% from the previous quarter.

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Intraday View

This stock (CMCSA) is ahead of its 52-week low with 24.65%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 1.43% which for the week stands at 1.75%. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -1.16% and stays -4.77% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have faced -3.03% losses and now is down -2.9% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $39.25. Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 15.21%.

Turning to Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI), its shares were trading at $5.72 a gain of $0.07, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $5.67, touched a high of $5.75 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their neutral recommendations with the consensus call at 2.4. Sirius XM Holdings Inc. has 3 buy ratings, 8 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -2.89% from its high of $5.89 to a $26.34 billion market value through last close.

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale improved from 2.47 to 2.5 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $5.69 a share. The target implies a -0.52% decrease from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 31.12% to analysts’ high consensus price target.

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 14.16 million shares versus an average volume of 17.43 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 1.59% which for the week approaches 1.67%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $5.64 and compares with the $4.05 52-week low. The stock recovered 41.23% since its low point and has performed 28.54% year-to-date.

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