Don’t Miss The True Potential: Westport Fuel Systems Inc. (WPRT), Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. (EKSO)

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:WPRT) popped in on a high volume green day. Volume on 29-Dec-17 came in at 1.37 million contracts. The daily trading volume has averaged 1.29 million shares a day in past 3 months. The first sale was made at $3.6 but later the stock became weaker, and closed with a gain of 3.01%. It was last traded at $3.76 apiece.

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. (WPRT): Outperform Candidate With 13.03% Upside Potential

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. is maintained at an average outperform rating by 4 stock analysts, and there are at least 3.95% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares went up by 35.25% in value last month. Year-to-date it jumped 232.74%. Analysts are turning out to be more optimistic than before, with 2 of analysts who cover Westport Fuel Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:WPRT) advice adding it to buy candidate list. Wall Street experts also assign a $4.25 price target on Westport Fuel Systems Inc., pointing towards a 13.03% rally from current levels. The stock is trading for about -8.07% less than its 52-week high.

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. Reports -14.77% Sales Growth

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. (WPRT) revenue scored -14.77% growth from the previous quarter, coming up with $52.91 million.

WPRT Adds 28.33% In A Week

This company shares (WPRT) so far managed to recover 358.54% since collapsing to its 52-week low. Over a month, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 9.7% while shortening the period to a week, volatility was 7.18%. The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 25.42% and sits 18.42% higher versus its 50 days moving average. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned 28.33% gains and is up by 66.42% compared with its 200-day moving average of $2.7. Also, Westport Fuel Systems Inc. (WPRT) needs to expand a 232.74% increase it experienced over the past twelve months.

Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EKSO) Consensus Call At 2

As regular trading ended, Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. (EKSO) stock brought in a -$0.1 drop to $2.13. The day started at a price of $2.19 but then traded as high as $2.23 before giving part of the gains back. As for this week, analysts appear content to stick with their neutral outlook with the consensus call at 2. Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. is given 0 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 0 holds. The company shares sank -55.35% from their peak of $4.77 and now has a $127.61 million market value of equity.

Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. Could Grow 40.85% More

EKSO’s mean recommendation on Reuter’s scale presents no change from 2 thirty days ago to 2 now, which indicates a hold consensus from the analyst community. They see Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. (EKSO) price hitting a mean target of $3 a share, meaning the stock still has potential that could lift the price another 40.85% Also, the recent close suggests the stock is underpriced by 40.85% compared to the most bullish target.

Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. (EKSO) Returns -46.48% This Year

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 1.02 million shares in the last trade. That compares with the recent volume average of 2.27 million. At the close of regular trading, its last week’s stock price volatility was 11.14% which for the month reaches 11.74%. Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. dipped to as low as $2.1 throughout the day and has returned -46.48% in this year. At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $0.99 but has recovered 115.15% since then.

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