2 Stocks Take Center Stage: City Office REIT, Inc. (CIO), CEL-SCI Corporation (CVM)

Heading into the close, a volume-light day saw City Office REIT, Inc. (NYSE:CIO) moving down $-0.22 from the opening price. The volume for the company on January 11, 2019 consisted of nearly 254068 contracts traded. Over the past five days, the average daily trading volume came in at about 296800 shares per day. The regular trading started at $11.41 but as the trading continued, the stock receded, settling the day with a fall of -2.19%. Its shares are now trading at $11.19 apiece.

City Office REIT, Inc. (CIO): A 9.17% Rally In This Year — But Still Has Room To Grow 25.11%

According to 9 stock analysts, City Office REIT, Inc., is being kept at an average Outperform, rating, with at least 2.44% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares of the corporation went up by 4.09% during the previous month. So far this year, the stock had gone up by 9.17%. With these types of results to display analysts, are more optimistic than before, leading 7 of analysts who cover City Office REIT, Inc. (NYSE:CIO) 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 $14 price target, indicating that the shares will rally 25.11% from its current levels. At the moment, the stock is trading for about -15.23% less than its 52-week high.

City Office REIT, Inc. Last Posted 7.57% Sales Growth

City Office REIT, Inc. (CIO) has so far tried and showed success to beat the consensus-estimated -$0.09, with their earning staying at -$0.08 per share. This was revealed in their last financial report. Their revenue meanwhile grew by 7.57% from the last quarter, totaling $32.53 million.

CIO Is 3.98% Away From SMA20

The shares of the company (CIO) staged the smart recovery as has roared back some 15.01% after stumbling to its new 52-weeks low. The share price volatility of the stock remained at 3.07% for the week and by reducing the timeframe to just a week, the volatility stood at 3.36%. As for the shares, it has gone above the 20 days moving average and is now hovering within a distance of 3.98%. Currently the price is sitting at 2.61% higher than its 50 days moving average. Analyzing the last five market sessions, the stock was able to report 2.19% gains, thus going down by -6.08%, compared with its 200-day moving average of $11.93. Also, a -9.76% overturn in City Office REIT, Inc. (CIO) witnessed over the past one year demand tendency to limit losses.

CEL-SCI Corporation (NYSE:CVM) Has 0 Buy or Better Ratings

CEL-SCI Corporation (CVM) was also brought into the spotlight with a $0.02 rise. As the regular session came to an end, the price changed by 0.73% to $2.76. The trading of the day started with the price of the stock at $2.75. However, at one point, in the middle of the day, the price touched a high of $3.11 before it finally returned some of the gains. Analyzing CVM this week, analysts seem to be content with keeping to their bright forecast call at 0. CEL-SCI Corporation analysts gave 0 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 1 holds. This company shares tumbled -37.84% from their most recent record high of $4.44 and now hold $77.8 million in market value of equity.

CEL-SCI Corporation (CVM) Returns -3.83% This Year

The company during the last trade was able to reach a volume of 754428 shares. That activity is comparable to their recent volume average trend of nearly 332520 shares which they recorded over a period of three months. The stock price volatility for last week at the close of regular trading was 7.88%, pushing the figure for the whole month to now reaching 7.82%. CEL-SCI Corporation price was kept to a minimum $2.7 in intra-day trade and has returned -3.83% this year alone. At a certain point in the past four quarters, the shares traded as low as $0.82 but made a 238.03% recovery since then.