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Most Active Performers for the Day: KapStone Paper and Packaging (KS), Viacom (VIAB), Fidelity National Information Services (FIS)

Several matter pinch shares of KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) [Trend Analysis], as shares moving up 5.21% to $19.20 with a share volume of 2.97 Million. KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) released that effective January 1, 2017, Roger Stone is stepping down as KapStone’s Chief Executive Officer. Roger will continue to be an integral part of the KapStone organization, as he will retain his role as Executive Chairman of the Board. Matt Kaplan will assume the responsibilities of the CEO and continue as the Firm’s President.

Matt has served as Chief Operating Officer as well as President and Director of the Firm since its inception in 2005. Matt’s 39 year career in paper and packaging also comprises serving as Stone Container’s Senior Vice President and General Manager of North American Operations, Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation’s Vice President and General Manager Container Division and Director, and Box USA Holdings, Inc.’s President, Chief Operating Officer and Director. The stock is going forward its 52-week low with 117.89% and moving down from its 52-week high price with -21.37%. To have technical analysis views, liquidity ratio of a firm was calculated 2.40 as evaluated with its debt to equity ratio of 1.79. The float short ratio was 4.75%, as compared to sentiment indicator; Short Ratio was 2.95.

Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) [Trend Analysis] luring active investment momentum, shares a loss -0.30% to $36.05. Viacom Inc.’s interim chief executive reported that he plans to step down in mid-November, effectively setting a timetable for the struggling media firm to chart its destiny. Viacom stated interim CEO Tom Dooley will depart a month and a half later than originally planned following he was tapped for the role as part of a accord in August to resolvea drawn-out power struggle among the firm’s controlling shareholder and its board and management team.

On Wednesday, the firm halved its dividend and stated it would soon tap debt markets to shore up its near-term finances. It also stated it was no longer looking for to sell a minority stake in Paramount Pictures, a controversial proposal championed by former CEOPhilippe Dauman as a way to raise much-needed cash. The total volume of 8.85 Million shares held in the session was surprisingly higher than its average volume of 3532.01 shares. EPS anticipates indicating constrictive facts, the current year from sell-side analysts, Price to current year EPS stands at -12.90%, and looking additional price to next year’s EPS is 9.60%. While take a short look on price to sales ratio, that was 1.12 and price to earning ratio of 6.95 attracting passive investors.

Shares of Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (NYSE:FIS) [Trend Analysis] runs in leading trade, it surging 0.72% to traded at $77.12. The firm has price volatility of 1.49% for a week and 1.28% for a month. Its beta stands at 0.82 times. Narrow down four to firm performance, its weekly performance was 1.39% and monthly performance was -2.68%. The stock price of FIS is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -1.45% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -1.66%.


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