The Value Trap: Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. (CVRS), Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (RRTS)

Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. (NYSE:CVRS) is offering a bear trap with a P/S ratio at 23.22. The broad Medical/Dental Instruments industry has an average P/S ratio of 11.09, which represents discount over the sector’s 21.76. In the past 6-year record, this ratio went down as low as 13.65 and as high as 691.67. Also, it is down from 91% of the total 294 rivals across the globe.

CVRS traded at an unexpectedly high level on 01/31/2019 when the stock experienced a -1.71% loss to a closing price of $1.15. The company saw 370558 shares trade hands over the course of the day. Given that its average daily volume over the 5 sessions has been 369120 shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm.

Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. (CVRS) Analyst Gushes

Analysts are speculating a 95.65% move, based on the high target price ($2.25) for the shares that is set to reach in the next 12 months. The analysts, on average, are forecasting a $1.82 price target, but the stock is already up 64.26% from its recent lows. However, the stock is trading at -30.3% versus recent highs ($1.65). Analysts believe that we could see stock price minimum in the $1.5 range (lowest target price), allowing for another 30.43% jump from its current position. Leading up to this report, we have seen a 36.9% rise in the stock price over the last 30 days and a 7.48% increase over the past 3 months. Overall, the share price is up 36.9% so far this year.

Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. (CVRS) Price Potential

Heading into the stock price potential, Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. needs to grow just 47.83% to cross its median price target of $1.7. In order to determine directional movement, the 50-day and 200-day moving averages for Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. (NYSE:CVRS) are $1.08 and $1.15. Given that liquidity is king in short-term, CVRS is a stock with 186.67 million shares outstanding that normally trades 9.21% of its float. The stock price recently experienced a 5-day loss of -4.17% with 0.08 average true range (ATR). CVRS has a beta of 1.78 and RSI is 50.99.

Investors also need to beware of the Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (NYSE:RRTS) valuations. The stock trades on a P/S of 0.01, which suggests that the shares are attractive compared with peers. The broad Oil Refining/Marketing industry has an average P/S ratio of 0.71, which is significantly better than the sector’s 2.14.

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (RRTS)’s Lead Over its Technicals

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. by far traveled 18.01% versus a 1-year low price of $0.41. The share price was last seen -2.41% lower, reaching at $0.49 on Jan. 31, 2019. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $0.4755 and $0.5012. This company shares are -100% up from its target price of $0 and the current market capitalization stands at $19.51M. The recent change has given its price a -14.26% deficit over SMA 50 and -93.14% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -1.98% declines, -8.76% declines and -77.79% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found RRTS’s volatility during a week at 6.39% and during a month it has been found around 7.89%.

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (NYSE:RRTS) Intraday Metrics

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (RRTS) exchanged hands at an unexpectedly low level of 206478 shares over the course of the day. Noting its average daily volume at 320160 shares each day over the month, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm.