These 2 Stocks Have Caught My Attention: Telecom Italia S.p.A. (TI), Calyxt, Inc. (CLXT)

The price of Telecom Italia S.p.A. (NYSE:TI) went up by $0.06 now trading at $5.86. Their shares witnessed a 18.62% increase from the 52-week low price of $4.94 they recorded on 2019-01-22. Even though it is still -87.54% behind the $10.99 high touched on 2018-04-18. The last few days have been rough for the stock, as its price has decreased by -2.33% during the week. It has also performed better over the past three months, as it added around 2.45% while it has so far retreated around -44.03% during the course of a year. The stock of TI recorded 5.59% uptrend from the beginning of this year till date. The 12-month potential price target for Telecom Italia S.p.A. is set at $8.77. This target means that the stock has an upside potential to increase by 49.66% from the current trading price.

19 institutions entered new Telecom Italia S.p.A. (NYSE:TI) positions, 54 added to their existing positions in these shares, 48 lowered their positions, and 21 exited their positions entirely.

Telecom Italia S.p.A. (TI) trade volume has increased by 37.96% as around 165,677 shares were sold when compared with its 50-day average volume of traded shares which is 120,094. At the moment, TI is witnessing a downtrend, as it is trading -3% below its 20-day SMA, -1.26% below its 50-day SMA, and -6.1% 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 6.7% per annum for the next five year. This will be compared to the -5.3% decrease witnessed over the past five years.

The first technical resistance point for Telecom Italia S.p.A. (NYSE:TI) will likely come at $5.93, marking a 1.18% premium to the current level. The second resistance point is at $5.99, about 2.17% premium to its current market price. On the other hand, inability to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $5.69, the lower end of the range. TI’s 14-day MACD is -0.19 and this negative figure indicates a downward trading trend. The company’s 14-day RSI (relative strength index) score is 43.72, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the stock stands at 25.1 percent, which is low when compared to that of the 50-day’s 33.15 percent.

The shares of Calyxt, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLXT) has decreased by -3.03%, and now trading at $16.3 on the Wall Street in the intra-day deal, with their shares traded now around 51,236. This is a decline of -18,666 shares over the average 69,902 shares that were traded daily over the last three months. The stock that is trading at $16.3 went higher by 84.6% from its 52-week low of $8.83 that it attained back on 2018-12-21. The stock recorded a 52-week high of $22.32 nearly 300 days ago on 2018-06-20.

CLXT stock hasn’t performed well over the past 30 days, as it lost -4.17% while its price climbed by 57.34% year-to-date (YTD). Looking at the last few days, it has been tough for the stock, as it tumbled -2.86% over the last week. The stock’s 12-month potential target price is now at $27.43. This means that the stock price might likely increase by 68.28% from its current trading price. 6 out of 7 Wall Street analysts which represents 85.71% rated the stock as a buy while the remaining 14.29% rated it as a hold, with 0% of analysts rating it as a sell.

Calyxt, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLXT) has been utilizing an ROE that is roughly -31.5%, with stock analysts predicting that the company’s EPS for the next five years will go down by 0% per year, following the 0% drop that was witnessed during the past five years. The stock at the moment is on a downtrend, trading -4.76% below its 20-day SMA, 2.95% above its 50-day SMA, and 11.24% above its 200-day SMA. In percentage terms, the aggregate Calyxt, Inc. shares held by institutional investors is 27.2%. 12 institutions jumped in to acquire Calyxt, Inc. (CLXT) fresh stake, 27 added to their current holdings in these shares, 21 lowered their positions, and 7 left no stake in the company.

The stock’s 9-day MACD is -0.11 and this negative figure indicates a downward trading trend. The company’s 9-day RSI score is 43.96, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the shares stand at 62.7 percent, which is more when compared to that of the 50-day’s 53.38 percent. On the daily chart, we see that the stock could reach the first level of resistance at $16.83, sporting a 3.15% premium to the current level. The next resistance point is at $17.36, representing nearly 6.11% premium to the current market price of Calyxt, Inc. (CLXT). On the other hand, failure to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $15.74, the lower end of the range.