Stocks Regain Analysts Interests: Brocade Communications Systems (NASDAQ:BRCD), Nutanix (NASDAQ:NTNX)

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD) [Trend Analysis] retains strong position in active trade, as shares scoring remains unchanged to $12.47 in a active trade session, while looking at the shares volume, around 5.05 Million shares have changed hands in this session. The BRCD held a rough session during the week but was ready to get some critical analysis. The stock was assessed by a pool of analysts at WSJ and came out with some serious outcomes not to be avoided before making investment. The BRCD ratings chart showed that 16 gave HOLD ratings for the current month as compared to 1 opting for SELL in the same period. The stock price target chart showed average price target of 12.50 as compared to current price of 12.47.

Taking look on per share earnings estimates, its next year first quarter current estimate trend for EPS was for $0.24 and on annual basis FY 2016 estimate trends at current was for $1.03 as compared to one month ago of $1.03, and for next year per share earnings estimates have $1.08.

The firm has institutional ownership of 83.70%, while insider ownership included 0.60%. BRCD attains analyst recommendation of 3.10 with week’s performance of 0.08%. Investors looking further ahead will note that the Price to next year’s EPS is 5.07%.

Nutanix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTNX) [Trend Analysis] knocking active thrust in leading trading session, shares a loss of -6.26% to 28.17 with around 1.51 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Lets us look over what analysts have to say about performance of the NTNX. Starting with EPS for the final quarter of this year. EPS is usually the indicator of profitability for the company. According to WSJ analysis, the Q4 2016 current estimates trends were for $-0.35 as compared to the next year Q1 current trend of $-0.35. While on annual basis the current EPS estimates trend for FY 2017 came in for $-0.85 as compared to three months ago $-0.85.

The stock prices target chart showed high target of 42.00 kept by analysts at WSJ while the average price target was for 34.38 as compared to current price of 28.17. Somehow, the stock managed to gain BUY ratings by 9 analysts in current tenure as 1 analyst having overweight ratings, 8 recommend as HOLD, and 1 gave it as a SELL security for current period. Overall, the consensus ratings were for Overweight by the pool of analysts.

The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 21.90% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -39.78%. Similar, the positive performance for the quarter recorded as -9.35% and the YTD performance remained at 13.14%. NTNX has Average True Range for 14 days of 1.63.

 

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