The price of First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) went down by -$0.14 now trading at $16.29. Their shares witnessed a 9.04% increase from the 52-week low price of $14.94 they recorded on 2018-10-24. Even though it is still -28.05% behind the $20.86 high touched on 2017-12-20. The last few days have been good for the stock, as its price has grew by 0.68% during the week. It has also performed poorly over the past three months, as it lost around -11.32% while it has so far retreated around -17.89% during the course of a year. The stock of FHN recorded -18.51% downtrend from the beginning of this year till date. The 12-month potential price target for First Horizon National Corporation is set at $18.83. This target means that the stock has an upside potential to increase by 15.59% from the current trading price.
When giving their opinion, around 66.67% of Wall Street analysts, which represents 12 out of 18 rated the stock as a Buy. 6 brokerage firms of the remaining 33.33% rated the stock as a Hold with 0 analyst rating it as a sell. Overall, the number of aggregate FHN shares held by institutional investors represents 88.6% of total shares. 41 institutions entered new First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) positions, 155 added to their existing positions in these shares, 172 lowered their positions, and 60 exited their positions entirely.
First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) trade volume has decreased by -29.79% as around 2,633,423 shares were sold when compared with its 50-day average volume of traded shares which is 3,750,896. At the moment, FHN is witnessing a downtrend, as it is trading -0.33% below its 20-day SMA, -1.48% below its 50-day SMA, and -10.25% below its 200-day SMA. The company runs an ROE of roughly 9.2%, with financial analysts predicting that their earnings per share growth will be around 12.22% per annum for the next five year. This will be compared to the 60.9% increase witnessed over the past five years.
The first technical resistance point for First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) will likely come at $16.46, marking a 1.03% premium to the current level. The second resistance point is at $16.64, about 2.1% premium to its current market price. On the other hand, inability to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $16.03, the lower end of the range. FHN’s 14-day MACD is 0.09 and this positive figure indicates an upward trading trend. The company’s 14-day RSI (relative strength index) score is 48.74, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the stock stands at 17.12 percent, which is low when compared to that of the 50-day’s 24.46 percent.
The shares of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) has increased by 0.09%, and now trading at $45.4 on the Wall Street in the intra-day deal, with their shares traded now around 2,482,686. This is a decline of -848,700 shares over the average 3,331,386 shares that were traded daily over the last three months. The stock that is trading at $45.4 went higher by 9.64% from its 52-week low of $41.41 that it attained back on 2018-02-09. The stock recorded a 52-week high of $48.19 nearly 67 days ago on 2018-09-24.
AFL stock has performed well over the past 30 days, as it added 5.24% while its price climbed by 3.44% year-to-date (YTD). Looking at the last few days, it has been good for the stock, as it rose 2.28% over the last week. The stock’s 12-month potential target price is now at $46.57. This means that the stock price might likely increase by 2.58% from its current trading price.4 out of 16 Wall Street analysts which represents 25% rated the stock as a buy while the remaining 62.5 rated it as a hold, with 12.5 of analysts rating it as a sell.
Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) has been utilizing an ROE that is roughly 20.8%, with stock analysts predicting that the company’s EPS for the next five years will go up by 8.5% per year, following the 1.9% raise that was witnessed during the past five years. The stock at the moment is on a uptrend, trading 2.43% above its 20-day SMA, 0.79% above its 50-day SMA, and 0.76% above its 200-day SMA. In percentage terms, the aggregate Aflac Incorporated shares held by institutional investors is 70.6 %. 72 institutions jumped in to acquire Aflac Incorporated (AFL) fresh stake, 402 added to their current holdings in these shares, 459 lowered their positions, and 55 left no stake in the company.
The stock’s 9-day MACD is 0.32 and this positive figure indicates an upward trading trend. The company’s 9-day RSI score is 63.62, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the shares stand at 17.11 percent, which is less when compared to that of the 50-day’s 20.09 percent. On the daily chart, we see that the stock could reach the first level of resistance at $45.67, sporting a 0.59% premium to the current level. The next resistance point is at $45.93, representing nearly 1.15% premium to the current market price of Aflac Incorporated (AFL). On the other hand, failure to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $44.83, the lower end of the range.