First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC) plunged -1.09% during previous trade, a total of 3.47M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 3.07M shares whereas its relative volume is 66. The stock has a market capitalization of $14.75B along with 910.98M outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $16.52 and touched the lowest level of $16.23.
Most recently First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC)’s price target was revised on 2/14/17 and according to 29 analysts stock’s price will reach at $18.09 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 2.23. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $15 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $21, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 27% from its latest closing price of $16.32.
Historically, if we look at price target revisions, two weeks ago First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC)’s price target was revised on 1/29/17 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $20 while the bearish estimates kept at $14 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $16.83, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 1.93.
While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.68. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 22 brokerage recommendations 14 rate First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC) stock a Strong Buy, 1 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 7 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 12/16/16 the stock of First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC) downgraded by Goldman from Buy to Neutral. However previously on 4/26/16 it was downgraded by Stifel from Buy to Hold. A research note issued on 2/11/16 the stock was upgraded by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform.
First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC) performance over the past one year soared 30.35% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 15.01%. During the last six months the stock climbed 21.70%. Quarterly performance of the company shows optimistic momentum of 7.23% while its last one month trend is positive with 3.10%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 0.74%.
The company’s price sits 6.72% above from its 50-day moving average of $15.64 and 20.31% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $14.36. First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC)’s shares are currently trading -2.10% away from the 52-week high price of $16.67 and +64.85% far from the 52-week low price of $9.90.
According to consensus agreement of 29 analysts First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC) will report earnings per share of $0.28 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 4/24/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.32 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.24. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.24 EPS. Current year EPS projections for First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC) set at $1.52 according to the sentiments of 30 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $1.42 and highest earnings estimates are $1.65.
According to 21 analysts, First Data Corp (NYSE:FDC)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.71B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $1.74B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $1.68B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $7.35B compared to low analyst estimates of $7.28B and high estimates of $7.46B according to the projection of 24 analysts.