QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) recent rally took place on significantly less volume which dipped to nearly 3.38 million contracts on 12-Apr-19 versus its daily average of 4.75 million. The first sale was made at $8.27 but later the stock became weaker, and closed with a gain of 2.63%. It was last traded at $8.18 apiece.

QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP): Outperform Candidate With 25.92% Upside Potential

QEP Resources, Inc. is maintained at an average outperform rating by 17 stock analysts, and there are at least 5.87% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares went up by 4.2% in value last month. Year-to-date it jumped 45.29%. Analysts are turning out to be more optimistic than before, with 5 of analysts who cover QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) advice adding it to buy candidate list. Wall Street experts also assign a $10.3 price target on QEP Resources, Inc., pointing towards a 25.92% rally from current levels. The stock is trading for about -40.6% less than its 52-week high.

QEP Resources, Inc. Reports -20.18% Sales Growth

QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) remained unsuccessful in beating the consensus-estimated $0.03 as it actually earned -$0.13 per share in its last reported financial results. Revenue, on the other hand, scored -20.18% growth from the previous quarter, coming up with $447.65 million.

QEP Retreats -1.21% In A Week

This company shares (QEP) so far managed to recover 63.6% since collapsing to its 52-week low. Over a week, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 3.42% while widening the period to a month, volatility was 3.49%. The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 3.71% and sits 3.27% higher versus its 50 days moving average. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned -1.21% losses and is down by -11.14% compared with its 200-day moving average of $8.42. Also, QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) needs to overturn a -24.33% decrease it experienced over the past twelve months.

Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (NYSE:FIS) Consensus Call At 1.8

As regular trading ended, Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS) stock brought in a $0.26 rise to $113.16. The day started at a price of $113.67 but then traded as high as $113.7 before giving part of the gains back. As for this week, analysts appear content to stick with their bright outlook with the consensus call at 1.8. Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. is given 9 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 5 holds. The company shares sank -2.08% from their peak of $115.56 and now has a $36.75 billion market value of equity.

Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. Could Grow 12.23% More

FIS’s mean recommendation on Reuter’s scale presents no change from 1.8 thirty days ago to 1.8 now, which indicates a buy consensus from the analyst community. They see Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS) price hitting a mean target of $127 a share, meaning the stock still has potential that could lift the price another 12.23% . Also, the recent close suggests the stock is underpriced by 25.49% compared to the most bullish target.

Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS) Returns 10.35% This Year

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 2.98 million shares in the last trade. That compares with the recent volume average of 2.91 million. At the close of regular trading, its last week’s stock price volatility was 1.8% which for the month reaches 1.39%. Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. dipped to as low as $112.84 throughout the day and has returned 10.35% in this year. At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $93.87 but has recovered 20.55% since then. [T4]