The stock of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) recorded 10.7% uptrend from the beginning of this year till date. The 12-month potential price target for TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation is set at $61.5. This target means that the stock has an upside potential to increase by 13.47% from the current trading price. AMTD went down by -$0.45 now trading at $54.2. Their shares witnessed a 18.6% increase from the 52-week low price of $45.7 they recorded on 2018-12-26. Even though it is still -16.25% behind the $63.01 high touched on 2018-03-13. The last few days have been rough for the stock, as its price has decreased by -4.98% during the week. It has also performed better over the past three months, as it added around 3.81% while it has so far retreated around -5.46% during the course of a year.
When giving their opinion, around 68.42% of Wall Street analysts, which represents 13 out of 19 rated the stock as a Buy. 5 brokerage firms of the remaining 26.32% rated the stock as a Hold with 1 analyst rating it as a sell. Overall, the number of aggregate AMTD shares held by institutional investors represents 93.7% of total shares. 44 institutions entered new TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) positions, 170 added to their existing positions in these shares, 196 lowered their positions, and 63 exited their positions entirely.
TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD) trade volume has increased by 44.66% as around 3,107,708 shares were sold when compared with its 50-day average volume of traded shares which is 2,148,274. At the moment, AMTD is witnessing a downtrend, as it is trading -1.13% below its 20-day SMA, 4.44% above its 50-day SMA, and -1.9% above its 200-day SMA. The company runs an ROE of roughly 22.3%, with financial analysts predicting that their earnings per share growth will be around 18.82% per annum for the next five year. This will be compared to the 15.1% increase witnessed over the past five years.
The first technical resistance point for TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) will likely come at $54.72, marking a 0.95% premium to the current level. The second resistance point is at $55.24, about 1.88% premium to its current market price. On the other hand, inability to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $53.22, the lower end of the range. AMTD’s 14-day MACD is -0.94 and this negative figure indicates a downward trading trend. The company’s 14-day RSI (relative strength index) score is 50.7, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the stock stands at 25.32 percent, which is low when compared to that of the 50-day’s 29.74 percent.
The shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) has increased by 0.23%, and now trading at $73.16 on the Wall Street in the intra-day deal, with their shares traded now around 4,594,817. This is a rise of 719,857 shares over the average 3,874,960 shares that were traded daily over the last three months. The stock that is trading at $73.16 went higher by 23.02% from its 52-week low of $59.47 that it attained back on 2018-12-26. The stock recorded a 52-week high of $85.1 nearly 333 days ago on 2018-03-15.
CTSH stock has performed well over the past 30 days, as it added 13.85% while its price climbed by 15.25% year-to-date (YTD). Looking at the last few days, it has been good for the stock, as it rose 4.31% over the last week. The stock’s 12-month potential target price is now at $81.32. This means that the stock price might likely increase by 11.15% from its current trading price.23 out of 32 Wall Street analysts which represents 71.88% rated the stock as a buy while the remaining 25 rated it as a hold, with 3.13 of analysts rating it as a sell.
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) has been utilizing an ROE that is roughly 13.4%, with stock analysts predicting that the company’s EPS for the next five years will go up by 8.81% per year, following the 15.7% raise that was witnessed during the past five years. The stock at the moment is on a uptrend, trading 6.82% above its 20-day SMA, 9.27% above its 50-day SMA, and -1.13% below its 200-day SMA. In percentage terms, the aggregate Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation shares held by institutional investors is 91%. 75 institutions jumped in to acquire Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) fresh stake, 429 added to their current holdings in these shares, 504 lowered their positions, and 88 left no stake in the company.
The stock’s 9-day MACD is 2.28 and this positive figure indicates an upward trading trend. The company’s 9-day RSI score is 70.54, which shows that its stock has been overbought. The 20-day historical volatility for the shares stand at 27.08 percent, which is less when compared to that of the 50-day’s 29.82 percent. On the daily chart, we see that the stock could reach the first level of resistance at $73.74, sporting a 0.79% premium to the current level. The next resistance point is at $74.32, representing nearly 1.56% premium to the current market price of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH). On the other hand, failure to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $71.59, the lower end of the range.