The stock of Retail Properties of America, Inc. (NYSE:RPAI) recorded -4.32% downtrend from the beginning of this year till date. The 12-month potential price target for Retail Properties of America, Inc. is set at $14.5. This target means that the stock has an upside potential to increase by 12.75% from the current trading price. RPAI went up by $0.6 now trading at $12.86. Their shares witnessed a 18.63% increase from the 52-week low price of $10.84 they recorded on 2018-04-24. Even though it is still -5.75% behind the $13.6 high touched on 2018-01-02. The last few days have been good for the stock, as its price has grew by 4.47% during the week. It has also performed better over the past three months, as it added around 0.47% while it has so far retreated around -1% during the course of a year.

When giving their opinion, around 71.43% of Wall Street analysts, which represents 5 out of 7 rated the stock as a Buy. 2 brokerage firms of the remaining 28.57% rated the stock as a Hold with 0 analyst rating it as a sell. Overall, the number of aggregate RPAI shares held by institutional investors represents 87.4% of total shares. 41 institutions entered new Retail Properties of America, Inc. (NYSE:RPAI) positions, 109 added to their existing positions in these shares, 159 lowered their positions, and 40 exited their positions entirely.

Retail Properties of America, Inc. (RPAI) trade volume has increased by 51.46% as around 2,726,410 shares were sold when compared with its 50-day average volume of traded shares which is 1,800,124. At the moment, RPAI is witnessing a uptrend, as it is trading 5.49% above its 20-day SMA, 7.02% above its 50-day SMA, and 5.76% above its 200-day SMA. The company runs an ROE of roughly 9%, with financial analysts predicting that their earnings per share growth will be around -4.49% per annum for the next five year. This will be compared to the 103.9% increase witnessed over the past five years.

The first technical resistance point for Retail Properties of America, Inc. (NYSE:RPAI) will likely come at $13.11, marking a 1.91% premium to the current level. The second resistance point is at $13.37, about 3.81% premium to its current market price. On the other hand, inability to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $11.88, the lower end of the range. RPAI’s 14-day MACD is 0.36 and this positive figure indicates an upward trading trend. The company’s 14-day RSI (relative strength index) score is 64.47, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the stock stands at 25.53 percent, which is low when compared to that of the 50-day’s 25.58 percent.

The shares of The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) has decreased by -2.07%, and now trading at $34.55 on the Wall Street in the intra-day deal, with their shares traded now around 5,329,488. This is a rise of 986,894 shares over the average 4,342,594 shares that were traded daily over the last three months. The stock that is trading at $34.55 went higher by 50.87% from its 52-week low of $22.9 that it attained back on 2018-04-04. The stock recorded a 52-week high of $37.37 nearly 29 days ago on 2018-11-08.

MOS stock has performed well over the past 30 days, as it added 7.23% while its price climbed by 34.65% year-to-date (YTD). Looking at the last few days, it has been tough for the stock, as it tumbled -2.18% over the last week. The stock’s 12-month potential target price is now at $38.95. This means that the stock price might likely increase by 12.74% from its current trading price.11 out of 19 Wall Street analysts which represents 57.89% rated the stock as a buy while the remaining 36.84 rated it as a hold, with 5.26 of analysts rating it as a sell.

The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) has been utilizing an ROE that is roughly -0.7%, with stock analysts predicting that the company’s EPS for the next five years will go up by 31% per year, following the -25.8% drop that was witnessed during the past five years. The stock at the moment is on a downtrend, trading -3.68% below its 20-day SMA, 2.57% above its 50-day SMA, and 17.07% above its 200-day SMA. In percentage terms, the aggregate The Mosaic Company shares held by institutional investors is 81.1%. 76 institutions jumped in to acquire The Mosaic Company (MOS) fresh stake, 272 added to their current holdings in these shares, 263 lowered their positions, and 60 left no stake in the company.

The stock’s 9-day MACD is 0.01 and this positive figure indicates an upward trading trend. The company’s 9-day RSI score is 43.71, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the shares stand at 37.31 percent, which is less when compared to that of the 50-day’s 39.1 percent. On the daily chart, we see that the stock could reach the first level of resistance at $35.09, sporting a 1.54% premium to the current level. The next resistance point is at $35.63, representing nearly 3.03% premium to the current market price of The Mosaic Company (MOS). On the other hand, failure to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $32.47, the lower end of the range.