Current Oscillating Stocks-:- Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX)

Lloyd Doyle
April 18, 2018

About 5.88 million shares traded.

Hologic, Inc. stock waking on thin line between bulls and bears tracks and with several factors it's pulling towards optimistic side to some extend but some take to pessimistic side. It has underperformed by 54.97% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months negative chart setup for the $588.04 million company. It was reported on April, 16 by Barchart.com. We have $14.85 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:SVU worth $17.64 million less. Apg Asset Mngmt Nv has invested 0.01% in Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) to report $0.53 EPS on May, 2 after the close.They anticipate $0.03 EPS change or 6.00% from last quarter's $0.5 EPS.

A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for HOLX producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 1.46% and for the month booked as 2.16%.

Hologic, Inc. develops, manufactures, and supplies diagnostics products, medical imaging systems, and surgical products for women in the United States, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, and internationally. The EV helps show how the market assigns value to a company as a whole. It operates through four divisions: Diagnostics, Breast Health, GYN Surgical, and Skeletal Health.9.98 is the P/E ratio. It has a 25.72 P/E ratio. The Diagnostics segment provides Aptima family of assays, target capture/nucleic acid extraction technology, transcription-mediated amplification technology, hybridization protection and dual kinetic assays, Procleix family of assays for blood screening, instrumentation, Invader chemistry platform, ThinPrep system, and rapid fetal fibronectin test.

Ratings analysis reveals 80% of Hologic's analysts are positive.

The 52 week range is a simple technical indicator that lists the highest and lowest price at which a security was sold over preceding 52 weeks (or one year). This is something that investor look for in all the stocks in which investor is trading and this is an important indicator to keep tabs on. In Thursday, February 8 report Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with "Buy" rating.

Currently, the 14-day ADX for Hologic Inc (HOLX) is sitting at 31.16. (NasdaqGS:HOLX) is 3.979185. This is calculated by dividing the five year average ROIC by the Standard Deviation of the 5 year ROIC.


Analysts await Hologic, Inc. Stifel Nicolaus lowered Hologic from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and lowered their price target for the company from $45.00 to $42.00 in a research note on Friday, February 9th. Thrivent For Lutherans invested 0.09% of its portfolio in Hologic, Inc.

CANNABIS SCIENCE INC (OTCMKTS:CBIS) had a decrease of 5.95% in short interest. Moreover, Kahn Brothers Group Inc De has 4.64% invested in the company for 691,667 shares. -3.64 % negative EPS growth is what analysts predict. $0.55 earnings per share was announced for last [previous quarter]. Endurant Capital Management Lp, a California-based fund reported 222,844 shares. This's net activity of $682,999. The ROIC Quality of Hologic, Inc.

Hologic (NASDAQ:HOLX) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. For example, an established blue chip company in a mature industry with stable earnings will most likely have a much lower beta compared to a start up Biotechnology Company. EBIX's profit would be $27.07 million giving it 22.66 P/E if the $0.86 EPS is correct.

Total analysts of 12 have positions in Hologic (NASDAQ:HOLX) as follows: 9 rated it a "Buy", 0 with "Sell" and 3 with "Hold". It's commonly accepted that a Book to Market ratio greater than one indicates that the shares might be undervalued. About 451,562 shares traded.

Hologic Inc (HOLX) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -132.72. It has underperformed by 23.46% the S&P500. Therefore 33% are positive. Supervalu Inc. had 30 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NASDAQ:HOLX) on Thursday, December 21 with "Buy" rating. Its market capitalization is $10426.94. (NYSE:SVU) on Friday, September 9 with "Sector Perform" rating. (NASDAQ:HOLX) for 11.43M shares. (NYSE:SVU) earned "Outperform" rating by Telsey Advisory Group on Wednesday, July 29. A stock that maintains a relatively stable price has low volatility. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, January 4. On Wednesday, February 15 the stock rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Neutral". Companies may issue new shares and buy back their own shares.

During 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment decreased to 0.74. It dropped, as 57 investors sold Hologic, Inc. shares while 165 reduced holdings. 70 funds opened positions while 94 raised stakes. 39,406 shares or 52.76% less from 83,422 shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Olstein Capital Limited Partnership, New York-based fund reported 147,700 shares. Tiverton Asset Mgmt Ltd holds 0.01% in Hologic, Inc. 264.36 million shares or 0.45% less from 265.54 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. SVU's profit will be $29.57 million for 4.97 P/E if the $0.77 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.61 actual earnings per share reported by SUPERVALU Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 26.23% EPS growth. The company has market cap of $148.26 million. The firm operates approximately 537 stores under the B&M brand in the United Kingdom; and 75 stores under the Jawoll brand in Germany.

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