The opening price for Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) was $55.04 and the volume amounted to 3345956 shares which compares with the average volume of 2100740 shares. The company stock experienced a 1.07% move to arrive at $55.6.

Ball Corporation (BLL) Analyst Opinion

Ball Corporation is currently rated as outperform by 14 stock analysts, with the company still having around 4.67% shares outstanding that can be sold short legally. The value of their shares went up by 4.39% last month. Over the course of a year, the stock has grown by 20.92%. Financial analysts are becoming more bullish than ever, with the 9 analysts who cover the activities of BLL advising investors to buy. Experts on Wall Street have set a price target of $57 for the stock. The decision was arrived after looking at their 2.52% gain from current levels. At the moment, Ball Corporation (BLL) trading price is around -0.89% below its 52-week high.

Ball Corporation Earnings Surprise

Ball Corporation (BLL) was unsuccessful in overcoming the expected $0.56 as the stock recorded an earnings of $0.55 a piece during their last financial report presentation. Revenue, meanwhile, had a distance of -9.7% from the previous quarter, with the company recording $2.66 billion in revenue.

Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) Intraday View

The shares of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) have struggled and recovered 60.18% ever since it recorded its 52 week low. During the course of 5 days, the stock price volatility has remained at 1.75%, increasing the time frame to a month, the volatility recorded was 1.5%. The price of their shares has been successful in staying above its 20 day-moving average, staying at a distance of 1.41% and while its 50-day moving average is around 8.38%. In a look at the previous five trading session BLL stock has returned 0.63% and has spiked 24.62% when compared to its 200-day moving average that is $47.79. Ball Corporation (BLL) will look to keep its 35.54% increase that it witnessed in the past year.

As the normal trading session ended, the stock of First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN), fetched in a $0.02 spike to $14.85. The session began with the stock price at $14.88, hitting a high of $14.94 before down again. For the week, analysts seem to be okay with their neutral with the consensus call staying at 2.3. First Horizon National Corporation gets 5 buy analyst recommendations while 8 recommend a hold and 0 rated it as a sell. The shares of the company tumbled -27.65% from its high $20.52, with their overall market value now roughly $4.73 billion.

First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) Consensus Price Target

The mean recommendation of FHN on Reuter’s scale remained unchanged from 2.26 to 2.26 within 30 days. This figure implies that the majority of analysts rate it as a hold. The price target for First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) is now around $16.94 a share, implying the stock has what it takes to grow by 14.07%. The recent trading session also indicated the stock needs to add 34.68% more meet analysts’ high consensus price target.

First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) Intraday Trading

The current trading volume of the company was 2949576 shares during the last session. That compares with the recent average volume of 2348720 shares. By the end of the regular trading session, the price volatility over a 1-week span was 1.74 % while over a month it stood at 1.66%. The stock price of FHN dropped to $14.81 during the day and at a certain time in 12 months it traded as low as $12.3. It has made a 20.73% recovery since its 52-week low point and has returned 12.84% year-to-date. [T3]