3 Stocks To Watch: Ruckus Wireless Inc(RKUS), Exelixis, Inc.( EXEL) and EP Energy Corp(EPE)
New York, NY – GDP INSIDER – 01/20/2015.
This article discusses three companies: Ruckus Wireless Inc(NYSE:RKUS), Exelixis, Inc.(NASDAQ:EXEL) and EP Energy Corp(NYSE:EPE)
Ruckus Wireless Inc(NYSE:RKUS) gained 1.63% during yesterday’s trading as the stock jumped $0.15 per share to close the day at a new closing price of $9.36. The $787.90 million market cap company, which traded within a range of $9.15 to $9.51 after opening the day at $9.15, currently stands 8.21% above its 52-week low of $8.65 and 39.61% below its 52-week high of $15.50. On January 6, analysts at Oppenheimer reiterated their rating on the stock as a buy and set their price target to $16. Separately on December 22, analysts at OTR Global downgraded their rating on the shares of Ruckus Wireless Inc. They now hold a positive rating on the stock.
Exelixis, Inc.(NASDAQ:EXEL) had a trading volume of 1.53 million yesterday, a figure which is 0.82 million lower than its 3-month average trading volume of 2.35 million. The stock has a beta of 2.41, meaning it is 141% more volatile than the market, and average true range of 0.12. Exelixis, Inc has 195.42 million shares outstanding, short float of 25.42% and short interest ratio of 20.74. Analysts at Zacks hold a neutral rating on the stock while Cowen and Company holds an outperform rating on the shares of Exelixis, Inc. The ticker closed the day at $1.66 during yesterday’s trading, a gain of 0.91% in value.
EP Energy Corp(NYSE:EPE) gained $0.55 yesterday as the stock value jumped 6.31% to close its trading session at a new closing price of $9.26. The new price moved the stock 33.82% above its 52-week low of $6.92 and 60.145 below its 52-week high of $23.23. Houston, Texas based independent exploration and production company had a trading volume of 2.17 million and 245.62 million shares outstanding. On January 12, analysts at Stephens downgraded their rating on the stock from overweight to equal weight. EP Energy Corp has a quarterly revenue growth (yoy) of 203.505 and quarterly earnings growth (yoy) of 278.60%.
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