Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) is gaining traction with investors, as evidenced by its 2.12 million shares volume. The daily trading volume average remained 2.9 million shares over the course of 3 months. The stock had opened the regular trading at $32.39 and managed a 1.57% price change to reach $32.91 through the close.Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Analyst Opinion
Huntsman Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 12 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 3.62% of shares outstanding. The stock spiked 6.23% last month and is down -1.14 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 10 of analysts who cover HUN having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $40.12 price target on Huntsman Corporation, suggesting a 21.91% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -8.81% below its 52-week high.
Huntsman Corporation (HUN) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.96 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.79. Its revenue totaled $2.15 billion down -2.52% from the previous quarter.Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) Intraday View
This stock (HUN) is ahead of its 52-week low with 42.34%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 2.15% which for the week stands at 2.14%. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 2.11% and stays 7.13% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have managed 2.36% gains and now is up 6.81% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $31.89. Huntsman Corporation (HUN) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 39.33%.
Turning to HRG Group, Inc. (NYSE:HRG), its shares were trading at $13.02 a gain of $0.12, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $12.87, touched a high of $13.055 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their neutral recommendations with the consensus call at 2. HRG Group, Inc. tumbled -33.26% from its high of $19.51 to a $2.64 billion market value through last close.HRG Group, Inc. (NYSE:HRG) Intraday Trading
The counter witnessed a trading volume of 1.59 million shares versus an average volume of 2.76 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 2.4% which for the week approaches 3.62%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $12.77 and compares with the $9.42 52-week low. The stock recovered 38.22% since its low point and has performed -23.19% year-to-date.