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Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) showed a growth of 1.58% from the market’s prior closing price. That gain sent the price at $51.31 per share as of January 12,2017 when the total trading capacity was lower compared with their three months average volume of 3.39M shares. The consensus analyst PT for this stock has now been moved to $60.34.

Cerner Corporation (CERN) Price Indications

The firm keeps price-to-earnings ratio at 27.16 in 12 months. In last trade, the intraday high was $51.36, putting the share price -23.99% below its 52-week high and trades 9.15% higher from the lowest price they have traded at during the previous year. It turned higher 3.51% from its 50-day simple moving average. The current price is down -9.94% from the average market prices over a 200-day period.

Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) Thorough Brokerage Views

There are numerous brokerage names which are spending time researching on this stock. Of them, 0 have a Sell, 8 suggested Buy, 7 said Outperform and 9 called Hold rating for the stock, based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. 2 recommends the stock is “underperforming”. The company has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.19, according to Thomson Reuters data.

On January 12,2017, Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) closed session up at $96.50 with 1.56%. The institutional holdings in the company makes up 88.20% while the Beta factor is 1.30. The stock’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 48.79.

Moody’s Corporation (MCO) Price Potential

In recent trade, the price was -3.65% down its 200 day moving average and was brought -1.60% down versus its 50-day simple moving average. The stock exchanged hands at a volume of 1.47M shares whereas, the average volume was 1.05M shares. In the past 12 months, the share price floated in the $76.55 -$110.41 range. The market capitalization arrived at market cap 18.37 billion. After the day trading kicked off at $94.52, the stock was seen approaching $93.87 as its bottom price and $97.19 as its intraday high price. In previous session, the price was settled at $95.02.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Analyst Point of Interest

There were more than a few analysts who recently mentioned the stock in their research. Currently the stock is holding a ‘Buy’ rating from 2 equity analysts. 0 Wall Street brokerages assign ‘Sell’ rating for the firm. 11 analysts are of a belief the stock is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was provided by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ verdict was shared by 1 analysts. The company has a Mean Recommendation of 2.64 based on a scale of 1-5 provided by Thomson Reuters.

Worth Watching Stock Analyst Recommendations: Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO), PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG)

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) showed a decline of -2.26% from the market’s prior closing price. That fall sent the price at $94.67 per share as of January 10,2017 when the total trading capacity was higher compared with their three months average volume of 1.02M shares. The consensus analyst PT for this stock has now been moved to $107.60.

Moody’s Corporation (MCO) Price Indications

The firm keeps price-to-earnings ratio at 20.40 in 12 months. In last trade, the intraday high was $95.50, putting the share price -14.26% below its 52-week high and trades 23.67% higher from the lowest price they have traded at during the previous year. It turned lower -3.72% from its 50-day simple moving average. The current price is down -5.46% from the average market prices over a 200-day period.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Thorough Brokerage Views

There are numerous brokerage names which are spending time researching on this stock. Of them, 0 have a Sell, 3 suggested Buy, 2 said Outperform and 9 called Hold rating for the stock, based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. 0 recommends the stock is “underperforming”. The company has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.43, according to Thomson Reuters data.

On January 10,2017, PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) closed session up at $96.39 with 0.04%. The institutional holdings in the company makes up 72.60% while the Beta factor is 1.38. The stock’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 52.52.

PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG) Price Potential

In recent trade, the price was -6.05% down its 200 day moving average and was brought 0.74% up versus its 50-day simple moving average. The stock exchanged hands at a volume of 1.42M shares whereas, the average volume was 1.85M shares. In the past 12 months, the share price floated in the $87.00 -$115.63 range. The market capitalization arrived at market cap 25.45 billion. After the day trading kicked off at $96.07, the stock was seen approaching $95.67 as its bottom price and $96.65 as its intraday high price. In previous session, the price was settled at $96.35.

PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) Analyst Point of Interest

There were more than a few analysts who recently mentioned the stock in their research. Currently the stock is holding a ‘Buy’ rating from 7 equity analysts. 0 Wall Street brokerages assign ‘Sell’ rating for the firm. 7 analysts are of a belief the stock is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was provided by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ verdict was shared by 8 analysts. The company has a Mean Recommendation of 2.00 based on a scale of 1-5 provided by Thomson Reuters.

Prominent Analysts Reporting Update: Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO), Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO)

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) showed a growth of 0.44% from the market’s prior closing price. That gain sent the price at $68.23 per share as of January 06,2017 when the total trading capacity was lower compared with their three months average volume of 6.74M shares. The consensus analyst PT for this stock has now been moved to $68.82.

Altria Group, Inc. (MO) Price Indications

The firm keeps price-to-earnings ratio at 25.64 in 12 months. In last trade, the intraday high was $68.32, putting the share price -1.81% below its 52-week high and trades 24.85% higher from the lowest price they have traded at during the previous year. It turned higher 4.58% from its 50-day simple moving average. The current price is up 5.95% from the average market prices over a 200-day period.

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) Thorough Brokerage Views

There are numerous brokerage names which are spending time researching on this stock. Of them, 0 have a Sell, 6 suggested Buy, 1 said Outperform and 6 called Hold rating for the stock, based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. 0 recommends the stock is “underperforming”. The company has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.00, according to Thomson Reuters data.

On January 06,2017, Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) closed session up at $98.30 with 0.45%. The institutional holdings in the company makes up 88.20% while the Beta factor is 1.30. The stock’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 56.47.

Moody’s Corporation (MCO) Price Potential

In recent trade, the price was -1.79% down its 200 day moving average and was brought -0.21% down versus its 50-day simple moving average. The stock exchanged hands at a volume of 1.07M shares whereas, the average volume was 1.01M shares. In the past 12 months, the share price floated in the $76.55 -$110.41 range. The market capitalization arrived at market cap 18.71 billion. After the day trading kicked off at $98.02, the stock was seen approaching $97.96 as its bottom price and $98.76 as its intraday high price. In previous session, the price was settled at $97.86.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Analyst Point of Interest

There were more than a few analysts who recently mentioned the stock in their research. Currently the stock is holding a ‘Buy’ rating from 3 equity analysts. 0 Wall Street brokerages assign ‘Sell’ rating for the firm. 9 analysts are of a belief the stock is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was provided by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ verdict was shared by 2 analysts. The company has a Mean Recommendation of 2.43 based on a scale of 1-5 provided by Thomson Reuters.

Market Analyst Opinions On Watch List: Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN), Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO)

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) Detailed Analyst Recommendation

There are a handful of analysts covering the stock. Of them, 9 have a “buy”, 0 suggested “sell”, 9 said “hold” and 1 called “underperform” rating for the stock, according to Thomson Reuters data. 10 recommends the stock is “outperforming”. The company has an Average Rating of 2.07 based on analysts tracked by Thomson Reuters.

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) made a -1.50% move from the market’s previous close, putting the price on the $69.67 per share as of 12/28/2016. The total volume of shares traded was below their three months average volume of 1,200,000 shares. The firm maintains a P/E ratio of 35.75 in 12 months. Global Payments Inc. consensus analyst price target has now moved to $84.32. On a given day, the intraday low was $69.33. That means the share price went down -12.81% from its 52-week low and trades up 35.92% versus the highest price the stock has traded at during the previous year. It shifted down -4.47% versus its 200 day moving average. The current price dropped -2.15% from the average market prices over a 50-day period.

Moody’s Corporation recently traded -5.03% below its 50-day simple moving average and went down -5.37% from its 200-day simple moving average.  The institutional ownership stake in the corporation is 88.20% while the Beta value stands at 1.31. Its RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 34.94.

On 12/28/2016, Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) ended trading lower at $94.69 with -1.06%. The firm exchanged hands at a volume of 602,605 whereas, the average volume was 1.05M shares. In the past 52 weeks, the share price moved between $76.55 and $110.41. The market cap landed at $18.19B. After the day began at $95.75, the stock was seen hitting $96.03 as its intraday high price and $94.65 as its bottom price. The prior close was recorded at $95.70.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Analyst Research Coverage

A number of Wall Street analysts recently commented on the stock. Currently the company has earned ‘Buy’ from 3 equity analysts. 0 analysts assign ‘Sell’ rating for the stock. 9 analysts have suggested the company is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was shared by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ recommendation was issued by 2 analysts. The company has an Average Rating of 2.43 based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S scale of 1-5.

Analyst Recommendations To Note: Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL), Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO)

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) Detailed Analyst Recommendation

There are a handful of analysts covering the stock. Of them, 12 have a “buy”, 0 suggested “sell”, 6 said “hold” and 0 called “underperform” rating for the stock, according to Thomson Reuters data. 7 recommends the stock is “outperforming”. The company has an Average Rating of 1.76 based on analysts tracked by Thomson Reuters.

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) made a 0.01% move from the market’s previous close, putting the price on the $84.25 per share as of 12/26/2016. The total volume of shares traded was below their three months average volume of 2,080,000 shares. The firm maintains a P/E ratio of 14.85 in 12 months. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. consensus analyst price target has now moved to $91.95. On a given day, the intraday low was $83.19. That means the share price went down -16.67% from its 52-week low and trades up 34.19% versus the highest price the stock has traded at during the previous year. It shifted up 13.54% versus its 200 day moving average. The current price escalated 7.18% from the average market prices over a 50-day period.

Moody’s Corporation recently traded -4.71% below its 50-day simple moving average and went down -4.61% from its 200-day simple moving average. The institutional ownership stake in the corporation is 88.20% while the Beta value stands at 1.31. Its RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 36.43.

On 12/26/2016, Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) ended trading lower at $95.42 with -0.46%. The firm exchanged hands at a volume of 644,389 whereas, the average volume was 1.06M shares. In the past 52 weeks, the share price moved between $76.55 and $110.41. The market cap landed at $18.33B. After the day began at $95.84, the stock was seen hitting $96.35 as its intraday high price and $95.37 as its bottom price. The prior close was recorded at $95.86.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Analyst Research Coverage

A number of Wall Street analysts recently commented on the stock. Currently the company has earned ‘Buy’ from 3 equity analysts. 0 analysts assign ‘Sell’ rating for the stock. 9 analysts have suggested the company is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was shared by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ recommendation was issued by 2 analysts. The company has an Average Rating of 2.43 based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S scale of 1-5.

Hunt For Analyst Views To Observe: Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Detailed Analyst Recommendation

There are a handful of analysts covering the stock. Of them, 3 have a “buy”, 0 suggested “sell”, 9 said “hold” and 0 called “underperform” rating for the stock, according to Thomson Reuters data. 2 recommends the stock is “outperforming”. The company has an Average Rating of 2.43 based on analysts tracked by Thomson Reuters.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) made a -0.27% move from the market’s previous close, putting the price on the $96.49 per share as of 12/21/2016. The total volume of shares traded was below their three months average volume of 1,060,000 shares. The firm maintains a P/E ratio of 20.80 in 12 months. Moody’s Corporation consensus analyst price target has now moved to $108.30. On a given day, the intraday low was $96.13. That means the share price went down -12.61% from its 52-week low and trades up 26.05% versus the highest price the stock has traded at during the previous year. It shifted down -3.50% versus its 200 day moving average. The current price dropped -4.08% from the average market prices over a 50-day period.

Microsoft Corporation recently traded 6.19% above its 50-day simple moving average and went up 15.22% from its 200-day simple moving average. The debt-to-equity ratio (D/E) remains 1.06. The institutional ownership stake in the corporation is 72.50% while the Beta value stands at 1.13. Its RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 65.01.

On 12/21/2016, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) ended trading higher at $63.54 with 0.00%. The firm exchanged hands at a volume of 17,079,835 whereas, the average volume was 28.35M shares. In the past 52 weeks, the share price moved between $46.90 and $63.80. The market cap landed at $496.27B. After the day began at $63.43, the stock was seen hitting $63.70 as its intraday high price and $63.12 as its bottom price. The prior close was recorded at $63.54.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Analyst Research Coverage

A number of Wall Street analysts recently commented on the stock. Currently the company has earned ‘Buy’ from 12 equity analysts. 2 analysts assign ‘Sell’ rating for the stock. 8 analysts have suggested the company is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was shared by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ recommendation was issued by 13 analysts. The company has an Average Rating of 2.06 based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S scale of 1-5.

Analyst Recommendations To Note: Moody’s Corp. (NYSE:MCO), Concho Resources Inc. (NYSE:CXO)

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Detailed Analyst Recommendation

There are a handful of analysts covering the stock. Of them, 3 have a “buy”, 0 suggested “sell”, 9 said “hold” and 0 called “underperform” rating for the stock, according to Thomson Reuters data. 2 recommends the stock is “outperforming”. The company has an Average Rating of 2.43 based on analysts tracked by Thomson Reuters.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) made a -0.57% move from the market’s previous close, putting the price on the $95.92 per share as of 12/19/2016. The total volume of shares traded was above their three months average volume of 1,050,000 shares. The firm maintains a P/E ratio of 20.67 in 12 months. Moody’s Corporation consensus analyst price target has now moved to $108.30. On a given day, the intraday low was $95.11. That means the share price went down -13.13% from its 52-week low and trades up 25.31% versus the highest price the stock has traded at during the previous year. It shifted down -4.04% versus its 200 day moving average. The current price dropped -5.10% from the average market prices over a 50-day period.

Concho Resources Inc. recently traded 2.12% above its 50-day simple moving average and went up 12.14% from its 200-day simple moving average. The debt-to-equity ratio (D/E) remains 0.00. The institutional ownership stake in the corporation is 98.20% while the Beta value stands at 1.21. Its RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 49.79.

On 12/19/2016, Concho Resources Inc. (NYSE:CXO) ended trading higher at $138.57 with 0.23%. The firm exchanged hands at a volume of 1,208,630 whereas, the average volume was 1.55M shares. In the past 52 weeks, the share price moved between $69.94 and $147.55. The market cap landed at $20.38B. After the day began at $138.68, the stock was seen hitting $139.98 as its intraday high price and $137.42 as its bottom price. The prior close was recorded at $138.25.

Concho Resources Inc. (NYSE:CXO) Analyst Research Coverage

A number of Wall Street analysts recently commented on the stock. Currently the company has earned ‘Buy’ from 11 equity analysts. 0 analysts assign ‘Sell’ rating for the stock. 8 analysts have suggested the company is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was shared by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ recommendation was issued by 17 analysts. The company has an Average Rating of 1.92 based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S scale of 1-5.

Identifying Analyst Forecast Summary To Consider: Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO), Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG)

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Detailed Analyst Recommendation

There are a handful of analysts covering the stock. Of them, 3 have a “buy”, 0 suggested “sell”, 9 said “hold” and 0 called “underperform” rating for the stock, according to Thomson Reuters data. 2 recommends the stock is “outperforming”. The company has an Average Rating of 2.43 based on analysts tracked by Thomson Reuters.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) made a -0.71% move from the market’s previous close, putting the price on the $96.76 per share as of 12/15/2016. The total volume of shares traded was above their three months average volume of 1,040,000 shares. The firm maintains a P/E ratio of 20.85 in 12 months. Moody’s Corporation consensus analyst price target has now moved to $108.30. On a given day, the intraday low was $96.64. That means the share price went down -12.37% from its 52-week low and trades up 26.40% versus the highest price the stock has traded at during the previous year. It shifted down -3.17% versus its 200 day moving average. The current price dropped -4.71% from the average market prices over a 50-day period.

Simon Property Group, Inc. recently traded -3.11% below its 50-day simple moving average and went down -10.26% from its 200-day simple moving average. The debt-to-equity ratio (D/E) remains 5.03. The institutional ownership stake in the corporation is 98.50% while the Beta value stands at 0.63. Its RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 42.20.

On 12/15/2016, Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) ended trading lower at $180.00 with -0.71%. The firm exchanged hands at a volume of 1,531,783 whereas, the average volume was 1.43M shares. In the past 52 weeks, the share price moved between $170.29 and $225.29. The market cap landed at $56.63B. After the day began at $181.39, the stock was seen hitting $182.18 as its intraday high price and $179.45 as its bottom price. The prior close was recorded at $181.28.

Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) Analyst Research Coverage

A number of Wall Street analysts recently commented on the stock. Currently the company has earned ‘Buy’ from 10 equity analysts. 0 analysts assign ‘Sell’ rating for the stock. 5 analysts have suggested the company is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was shared by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ recommendation was issued by 8 analysts. The company has an Average Rating of 1.78 based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S scale of 1-5.

Notable Analyst Coverage Update: Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO), PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG)

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Detailed Analyst Recommendation

There are a handful of analysts covering the stock. Of them, 3 have a “buy”, 0 suggested “sell”, 9 said “hold” and 0 called “underperform” rating for the stock, according to Thomson Reuters data. 2 recommends the stock is “outperforming”. The company has an Average Rating of 2.43 based on analysts tracked by Thomson Reuters.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) made a 1.02% move from the market’s previous close, putting the price on the $97.90 per share as of 12/07/2016. The total volume of shares traded was above their three months average volume of 1,030,000 shares. The firm maintains a P/E ratio of 21.10 in 12 months. Moody’s Corporation consensus analyst price target has now moved to $107.90. On a given day, the intraday low was $96.43. That means the share price went down -11.33% from its 52-week low and trades up 27.89% versus the highest price the stock has traded at during the previous year. It shifted down -1.73% versus its 200 day moving average. The current price dropped -4.71% from the average market prices over a 50-day period.

PPG Industries, Inc. recently traded 2.84% above its 50-day simple moving average and went down -4.91% from its 200-day simple moving average. The debt-to-equity ratio (D/E) remains 0.88. The institutional ownership stake in the corporation is 72.60% while the Beta value stands at 1.40. Its RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 60.90.

On 12/07/2016, PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) ended trading higher at $98.18 with 2.04%. The firm exchanged hands at a volume of 1,535,001 whereas, the average volume was 1.91M shares. In the past 52 weeks, the share price moved between $87.00 and $115.63. The market cap landed at $26.10B. After the day began at $96.31, the stock was seen hitting $98.21 as its intraday high price and $96.21 as its bottom price. The prior close was recorded at $96.22.

PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) Analyst Research Coverage

A number of Wall Street analysts recently commented on the stock. Currently the company has earned ‘Buy’ from 7 equity analysts. 0 analysts assign ‘Sell’ rating for the stock. 5 analysts have suggested the company is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was shared by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ recommendation was issued by 9 analysts. The company has an Average Rating of 1.90 based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S scale of 1-5.

Analyst Views That Are Worth Watching: Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO), Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX)

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) made a 2.55% move from the market’s previous close, putting the price on the $101.20 per share as of 11/17/2016. The total volume of shares traded was above their three months average volume of 962,090 shares. The firm maintains a P/E ratio of 21.81 in 12 months. Moody’s Corporation consensus analyst price target has now moved to $107.90. On a given day, the intraday low was $98.32. That means the share price went down -8.69% from its 52-week low and trades up 31.71% versus the highest price the stock has traded at during the previous year. It shifted up 2.36% versus its 200 day moving average. The current price dropped -3.89% from the average market prices over a 50-day period.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) Detailed Analyst Recommendation

There are a handful of analysts covering the stock. Of them, 3 have a “buy”, 0 suggested “sell”, 9 said “hold” and 0 called “underperform” rating for the stock, according to Thomson Reuters data. 2 recommends the stock is “outperforming”. The company has an Average Rating of 2.43 based on analysts tracked by Thomson Reuters.

On 11/17/2016, Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX) ended trading higher at $103.80 with 2.53%. The firm exchanged hands at a volume of 1,839,375 whereas, the average volume was 2.59M shares. In the past 52 weeks, the share price moved between $62.41 and $102.44. The market cap landed at $17.26B. After the day began at $101.58, the stock was seen hitting $103.85 as its intraday high price and $100.72 as its bottom price. The prior close was recorded at $101.24.

Lam Research Corporation recently traded 8.02% above its 50-day simple moving average and went up 22.08% from its 200-day simple moving average. The debt-to-equity ratio (D/E) remains 0.73. The institutional ownership stake in the corporation is – while the Beta value stands at 1.49. Its RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 68.68.

Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX) Analyst Research Coverage

A number of Wall Street analysts recently commented on the stock. Currently the company has earned ‘Buy’ from 7 equity analysts. 0 analysts assign ‘Sell’ rating for the stock. 3 analysts have suggested the company is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was shared by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ recommendation was issued by 8 analysts. The company has an Average Rating of 1.78 based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S scale of 1-5.