Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (NYSE:BBVA) is still -76.99% behind the $9.54 high touched on 2018-01-26. Even though its shares witnessed a -0.74% increase from the 52-week low price of $5.43 they recorded on 2018-12-06. The price recently went down by -$0.04 now trading at $5.39. The last few days have been rough for the stock, as its price has decreased by -5.44% during the week. It has also performed poorly over the past three months, as it lost around -11.35% while it has so far retreated around -36.29% during the course of a year. The stock of BBVA recorded -36.59% downtrend from the beginning of this year till date. The 12-month potential price target for Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. is set at $7.58. This target means that the stock has an upside potential to increase by 40.63% from the current trading price.
When giving their opinion, around 0% of Wall Street analysts, which represents 0 out of 1 rated the stock as a Buy. 0 brokerage firms of the remaining 0% rated the stock as a Hold with 1 analyst rating it as a sell. Overall, the number of aggregate BBVA shares held by institutional investors represents 3.3% of total shares. 25 institutions entered new Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (NYSE:BBVA) positions, 97 added to their existing positions in these shares, 114 lowered their positions, and 30 exited their positions entirely.
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (BBVA) trade volume has increased by 57.13% as around 6,278,207 shares were sold when compared with its 50-day average volume of traded shares which is 3,995,626. At the moment, BBVA is witnessing a downtrend, as it is trading -4.54% below its 20-day SMA, -8.07% below its 50-day SMA, and -22.44% below its 200-day SMA. The company runs an ROE of roughly 7.3%, with financial analysts predicting that their earnings per share growth will be around 7.2% per annum for the next five year. This will be compared to the 13.3% increase witnessed over the past five years.
The first technical resistance point for Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (NYSE:BBVA) will likely come at $5.44, marking a 0.92% premium to the current level. The second resistance point is at $5.49, about 1.82% premium to its current market price. On the other hand, inability to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $5.22, the lower end of the range. BBVA’s 14-day MACD is -0.06 and this negative figure indicates a downward trading trend. The company’s 14-day RSI (relative strength index) score is 40.14, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the stock stands at 39.03 percent, which is high when compared to that of the 50-day’s 37.41 percent.
The shares of Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) has decreased by -3.64%, and now trading at $0.53 on the Wall Street in the intra-day deal, with their shares traded now around 31,727,572. This is a rise of 6,697,756 shares over the average 25,029,816 shares that were traded daily over the last three months. The stock that is trading at $0.53 went lower by -1.85% from its 52-week low of $0.54 that it attained back on 2018-12-06. The stock recorded a 52-week high of $4.41 nearly 318 days ago on 2018-01-23.
WFT stock hasn’t performed well over the past 30 days, as it lost -58.27% while its price plunged by -87.29% year-to-date (YTD). Looking at the last few days, it has been tough for the stock, as it tumbled -16.77% over the last week. The stock’s 12-month potential target price is now at $3.27. This means that the stock price might likely increase by 516.98% from its current trading price.14 out of 24 Wall Street analysts which represents 58.33% rated the stock as a buy while the remaining 33.33 rated it as a hold, with 8.33 of analysts rating it as a sell.
Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) has been utilizing an ROE that is roughly 236.3%, with stock analysts predicting that the company’s EPS for the next five years will go down by 0% per year, following the -23.3% drop that was witnessed during the past five years. The stock at the moment is on a downtrend, trading -35.63% below its 20-day SMA, -69.31% below its 50-day SMA, and -80.01% below its 200-day SMA. In percentage terms, the aggregate Weatherford International plc shares held by institutional investors is 30.82%. 36 institutions jumped in to acquire Weatherford International plc (WFT) fresh stake, 135 added to their current holdings in these shares, 148 lowered their positions, and 44 left no stake in the company.
The stock’s 9-day MACD is -0.05 and this negative figure indicates a downward trading trend. The company’s 9-day RSI score is 13.09, which shows that its stock has been oversold. The 20-day historical volatility for the shares stand at 79.85 percent, which is less when compared to that of the 50-day’s 95.72 percent. On the daily chart, we see that the stock could reach the first level of resistance at $0.55, sporting a 3.64% premium to the current level. The next resistance point is at $0.56, representing nearly 5.36% premium to the current market price of Weatherford International plc (WFT). On the other hand, failure to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $0.48, the lower end of the range.