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Wall Street analysts are predicting that Nabors Industries (NYSE:NBR) will report earnings per share of $-0.33 in their quarterly report.
The firm has current ratio of 1.02 that indicates firm has capacity of total assets to cover its short-term and long term obligations. Part of this recent upside has likely been driven by short sellers, with short interest down 38.4% in the two most recent reporting periods to 17.58 million shares. Previously Nabors Industries (NYSE:NBR) reported $-0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $-0.34 by $-0.08 with surprise factor of -23.5%. Timber Hill LLC boosted its position in Yamana Gold by 233.3% during the third quarter. Finally, National Bank Financial downgraded shares of Yamana Gold from an "outperform" rating to a "sector perform" rating in a report on Friday, October 27th.
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General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) touched its 1-Year High price of $46.76 on 10/24/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $31.92 on 05/25/17. The stock now has Monthly Volatility of 3.50% and Weekly Volatility of 2.64%. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 47,911 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $116,000 after buying an additional 499 shares during the period.
The company now has an insider ownership of 9.96 Percent and Institutional ownership of 75.1 Percent.
When completing stock analysis, investors and traders may opt to review other technical levels. Overall, 55.69 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 26.08 Million shares. One of the more popular combinations is to use the 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Yamana Gold Inc. has a 12-month low of $1.55 and a 12-month high of $5.99. Beta value of the stock is marked at 0.72.
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Nabors Industries (NYSE:NBR) has average revenue estimates of $706.41 Million, compared to low analyst estimates of $650.6 Million and high estimates of $759.7 Million for the current quarter. The company has a quick ratio of 0.62, a current ratio of 0.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35. The company's beta value stood at 0.72. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 9.5% compared to the same quarter previous year. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Yamana Gold, Inc. now has a Weekly performance of -0.93%, monthly performance percentage is 29.27 percent, Quarterly performance is 20.45 percent and 6 months performance shows a percent value of 33.61%.
Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be paid a $0.005 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 28th. Yamana Gold's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is -1.06%.
The company's stock is now moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 12.99%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 4.9% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price. Finally, Desjardins reiterated a "hold" rating on shares of Yamana Gold in a research report on Monday, December 11th. As per Zacks simplified descending rating scale the ABR rank is displayed in the range of 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. The relative volume of the stock is 2.14, while its market cap is $3.86 Billion. Royal Bank of Canada set a $4.00 price target on Yamana Gold and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating, three have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $4.61.
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