Stocks For Fearless Investors: Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG), Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN)

Aug 31 was a strong volume day for Vonage Holdings Corp. (NYSE:VG), with an upside momentum. The trading capacity for the firm moved to 3.52 million contracts. Over the past quarter, the average daily trading volume stood at about 1.49 million shares per day. The regular session started at $13.92 but as the trading went on, the stock escalated, ending the session with a gain of 1.58%. Its shares last traded at a price of $14.18 per share.

Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG): A 39.43% Rally In This Year — But Still Has Room To Grow 5.78%

According to 10 stock analysts, Vonage Holdings Corp., is being kept at an average Outperform, rating, with at least 1.58% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares of the corporation went up by 3.58% during the previous month. So far this year, the stock had gone up by 39.43%. With these types of results to display analysts, are more optimistic than before, leading 8 of analysts who cover Vonage Holdings Corp. (NYSE:VG) advice their clients to include it in their buy candidate list. However, at the Wall Street, the shares for the company has been tagged a $15 price target, indicating that the shares will rally 5.78% from its current levels. At the moment, the stock is trading for about -2.95% less than its 52-week high.

Vonage Holdings Corp. Last Posted 0.54% Sales Growth

Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG) has so far tried but failed to beat the consensus-estimated $0.07, with their earning staying at $0.07 per share. This was revealed in their last financial report. Their revenue meanwhile grew by 0.54% from the last quarter, totaling $254.95 million.

VG Is 1.07% Away From SMA20

The shares of the company (VG) staged the smart recovery as has roared back some 86.09% after stumbling to its new 52-weeks low. The share price volatility of the stock remained at 1.75% for the month and by reducing the timeframe to just a week, the volatility stood at 2.27%. As for the shares, it has gone above the 20 days moving average and is now hovering within a distance of 1.07%. Currently the price is sitting at 5.61% higher than its 50 days moving average. Analyzing the last five market sessions, the stock was able to report -0.56% losses, thus going up by 24%, compared with its 200-day moving average of $11.98. Also, a 70.84% expansion in Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG) witnessed over the past one year opens up opportunity to go after even more gains.

Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) Has 3 Buy or Better Ratings

Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) was also brought into the spotlight with a $0.6 rise. As the regular session came to an end, the price changed by 0.96% to $62.85. The trading of the day started with the price of the stock at $61.79. However, at one point, in the middle of the day, the price touched a high of $63.03 before it finally returned some of the gains. Analyzing JWN this week, analysts seem to be content with keeping to their neutral forecast call at 2.9. Nordstrom, Inc. analysts gave 3 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 16 holds. This company shares jumped 0.18% from their most recent record high of $62.74 and now hold $10.27 billion in market value of equity.

Nordstrom, Inc. Underpriced by 16.15%

JWN’s mean recommendation on Reuter’s scale has been revised upward from 2.73 thirty days ago to 2.74 now. This is an indication of a hold consensus from the analysts’ society. They expect that Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) price will be reaching a mean target of $57.63 a share. This implies that they believe the stock has what it takes to drag the price another -8.31%. The recent close goes a long way in suggesting that the stock price is being underpriced by a 16.15% compared to the most bullish target.

Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) Returns 32.65% This Year

The company during the last trade was able to reach a volume of 2.71 million shares. That activity is comparable to their recent volume average trend of nearly 2.67 million shares which they recorded over a period of three months. The stock price volatility for last week at the close of regular trading was 2.93%, pushing the figure for the whole month to now reaching 2.64%. Nordstrom, Inc. price was kept to a minimum $61.68 in intra-day trade and has returned 32.65% this year alone. At a certain point in the past four quarters, the shares traded as low as $37.79 but made a 66.3% recovery since then.