The price of Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) went down by -$0.38 now trading at $286.35. Their shares witnessed a 1.11% increase from the 52-week low price of $283.21 they recorded on 2018-12-06. Even though it is still -26.77% behind the $363 high touched on 2018-02-16. The last few days have been rough for the stock, as its price has decreased by -4.53% during the week. It has also performed poorly over the past three months, as it lost around -12.94% while it has so far retreated around -7.67% during the course of a year. The stock of LMT recorded -10.81% downtrend from the beginning of this year till date. The 12-month potential price target for Lockheed Martin Corporation is set at $373.94. This target means that the stock has an upside potential to increase by 30.59% from the current trading price.
When giving their opinion, around 65% of Wall Street analysts, which represents 13 out of 20 rated the stock as a Buy. 7 brokerage firms of the remaining 35% rated the stock as a Hold with 0 analyst rating it as a sell. Overall, the number of aggregate LMT shares held by institutional investors represents 78.7% of total shares. 100 institutions entered new Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) positions, 669 added to their existing positions in these shares, 633 lowered their positions, and 77 exited their positions entirely.
Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) trade volume has increased by 79.04% as around 2,784,556 shares were sold when compared with its 50-day average volume of traded shares which is 1,555,306. At the moment, LMT is witnessing a downtrend, as it is trading -4.77% below its 20-day SMA, -9.52% below its 50-day SMA, and -11.39% below its 200-day SMA. The company runs an ROE of roughly 0%, with financial analysts predicting that their earnings per share growth will be around 45.73% per annum for the next five year. This will be compared to the 9.3% increase witnessed over the past five years.
The first technical resistance point for Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) will likely come at $289.76, marking a 1.18% premium to the current level. The second resistance point is at $293.17, about 2.33% premium to its current market price. On the other hand, inability to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $273.79, the lower end of the range. LMT’s 14-day MACD is -6.33 and this negative figure indicates a downward trading trend. The company’s 14-day RSI (relative strength index) score is 31.97, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the stock stands at 20.32 percent, which is low when compared to that of the 50-day’s 25.01 percent.
The shares of Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) has increased by 1.03%, and now trading at $58.9 on the Wall Street in the intra-day deal, with their shares traded now around 4,443,313. This is a rise of 243,889 shares over the average 4,199,424 shares that were traded daily over the last three months. The stock that is trading at $58.9 went higher by 10.16% from its 52-week low of $53.47 that it attained back on 2018-10-29. The stock recorded a 52-week high of $72.7 nearly 311 days ago on 2018-01-30.
CCL stock has performed well over the past 30 days, as it added 3.59% while its price plunged by -11.26% year-to-date (YTD). Looking at the last few days, it has been tough for the stock, as it tumbled -4.91% over the last week. The stock’s 12-month potential target price is now at $72.89. This means that the stock price might likely increase by 23.75% from its current trading price.15 out of 23 Wall Street analysts which represents 65.22% rated the stock as a buy while the remaining 34.78 rated it as a hold, with 0 of analysts rating it as a sell.
Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) has been utilizing an ROE that is roughly 13.2%, with stock analysts predicting that the company’s EPS for the next five years will go up by 12.29% per year, following the 16.6% raise that was witnessed during the past five years. The stock at the moment is on a downtrend, trading -1.2% below its 20-day SMA, -0.74% below its 50-day SMA, and -4.92% below its 200-day SMA. In percentage terms, the aggregate Carnival Corporation shares held by institutional investors is 80%. 96 institutions jumped in to acquire Carnival Corporation (CCL) fresh stake, 418 added to their current holdings in these shares, 387 lowered their positions, and 103 left no stake in the company.
The stock’s 9-day MACD is -1.01 and this negative figure indicates a downward trading trend. The company’s 9-day RSI score is 44.89, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the shares stand at 28.11 percent, which is less when compared to that of the 50-day’s 29.21 percent. On the daily chart, we see that the stock could reach the first level of resistance at $59.54, sporting a 1.07% premium to the current level. The next resistance point is at $60.17, representing nearly 2.11% premium to the current market price of Carnival Corporation (CCL). On the other hand, failure to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $56.45, the lower end of the range.