Analysts Give These Stocks Mix Nod: NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG), Glowpoint, Inc. (GLOW)

NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) recorded a trading volume of 7.44 million shares, above its 90-day volume average of 5.54 million shares. The stock kicked off the session at $24.92 and later approached $24.92 with a change of -0.76%.

NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) Analyst Opinion

NRG Energy, Inc. has a consensus buy rating from 10 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 5.04% of shares outstanding. The stock spiked 3.4% last month and is up 103.26 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 9 of analysts who cover NRG having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $30.56 price target on NRG Energy, Inc., suggesting a 22.63% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -6.6% below its 52-week high.

NRG Energy, Inc. Earnings Surprise

NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.36 a piece versus the consensus-estimated -$0.09. Its revenue totaled $3.42 billion up 23.8% from the previous quarter.

NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) Intraday View

This stock (NRG) is ahead of its 52-week low with 153.25%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 2.07% which for the week stands at 2.25%. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -2.63% and stays -0.1% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have faced -3.97% losses and now is up 26.34% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $20.96. NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 127.58%.

Turning to Glowpoint, Inc. (NYSE:GLOW), its shares were trading at $0.28 a gain of $0.01, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $0.28, touched a high of $0.3 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their bullish recommendations with the consensus call at 0. Glowpoint, Inc. tumbled -54.66% from its high of $ 0.61 to a $10.12 million market value through last close.

Glowpoint, Inc. (NYSE:GLOW) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.88 million shares versus an average volume of 0.39 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 12.96% which for the week approaches 9.81%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $0.27 and compares with the $0.14 52-week low. The stock recovered 97.57% since its low point and has performed 3.98% year-to-date.

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