The Mackenzie Financial Corp Boosts Stake in GNC Holdings Inc (GNC)
The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 5.70% and Monthly Volatility of 4.52%. Finally, Capital Investment Counsel Inc raised its position in GNC Holdings by 6.7% in the third quarter. Moreover, Loomis Sayles L P has 0% invested in GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC). New York State Common Retirement Fund invested 0% of its portfolio in GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC).
Shares of GNC Holdings jumped 24% after the company posted first-quarter results that, while not ideal, were still not as bad as some investors had feared. 6 advised "Hold Rating" regarding the stock. Tudor Investment Corp Et Al increased its stake in shares of GNC Holdings by 10.7% in the fourth quarter. 123.25 million shares or 2.09% less from 125.88 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Analysts' mean recommendation for GNC Holdings, Inc. Kempen Capital Management N.V. acquired a new position in shares of GNC Holdings during the third quarter valued at $204,000. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $8.18 per share, for a total transaction of $1,022,500.00. The action so far has landed shares on the top loser list for the morning session.GNC Holdings, Inc. For example, by doing in-depth research for their large institutional clients and employers, analysts can help substantial sums of capital be directed to more productive uses in our economy.
The share of GNC Holdings Inc. Piper Jaffray Companies cut shares of GNC Holdings from a "neutral" rating to an "underweight" rating and reduced their target price for the stock from $20.00 to $11.00 in a report on Friday, October 28th. Shares are trading -5.60% below their 50-day moving average, and -51.53% below their 200-day moving average.
Now the shares of GNC Holdings Inc.
EPS in next five year years is expected to touch -14.60% while EPS growth in past 5 year was -39.70% along with sales growth of 4.20% in the last five years.
GNC surged 27.62% midday Tuesday on mixed results from its fiscal 2017 first-quarter earnings.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for GNC Holdings Inc. and for the current quarter 8 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.34/share. The company now has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -130.30% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -16.90%. Quarterly revenue easily topped consensus analyst expectations of $627.4 million. During the same period a year ago, the company earned $0.69 EPS.
Including one-time items, the company's reported earnings were 35 cents per share, down 49.3% year over year. For the next year, analysts forecast that the business will report earnings of $1.41 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.93 to $1.76.
TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This report was first reported by Community Financial News and is owned by of Community Financial News. If you are reading this piece of content on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of USA and worldwide copyright & trademark law. The Relative Volume value measured for GNC Holdings Inc.
When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. The correct version of this report can be viewed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/04/17/zacks-analysts-anticipate-gnc-holdings-inc-gnc-to-announce-0-33-eps.html. GNC Holdings has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $15.14. (NASDAQ:GNC), 0 rate it "Buy", 2 "Outperform", 5 "Underperform", 4 "Sell", while 0 "Hold".
Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, GNC has Beta of 0.75 while its industry and Sector's beta remains at 0.55 and 0.62 respectively. (GNC)'s stock to Sell with no specific Price Target. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 74,512 shares in the company, valued at $575,232.64. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, Director Jeffrey Paul Berger purchased 30,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 15th. BlackRock Investment Management LLC now owns 1,313,230 shares of the company's stock valued at $31,898,000 after buying an additional 251,047 shares during the last quarter. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. The stock of GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, April 6 by Goldman Sachs.
While looking at the Stock's Performance, GNC Holdings Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of 7.35%, where Monthly Performance is 4.73%, Quarterly performance is -33.52%, 6 Months performance is -63.9% and yearly performance percentage is -76.67%. Its Manufacturing/Wholesale segment consists of its manufacturing operations in SC and its wholesale sales business.