Ferroglobe PLC s trend and data analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -5.09% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 19.71% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 17.12% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Ferroglobe PLC has a positive value of 3.14 compared to overall market.Ferroglobe PLC is having a Relative Strength Index of 54.69 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators.
Stocks of Ferroglobe PLC (NASDAQ:GSM) rallied by 7.03% during the past week but lost 5.42% on a 4-week basis. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 6.78% in the past week but underperformed the index by 6.5% in the last 4 weeks.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Ferroglobe PLC (NASDAQ:GSM) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Ferroglobe PLC (NASDAQ:GSM) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $10.18 and hit $11.24 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $10.81, with a gain of 7.35% or 0.74 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,815,871 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $12.53 and the company has a market cap of $1,858 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $7.67 .
Ferroglobe PLC Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 5, 2015. The company reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.12. The company had revenue of $174.76 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $191.09 million. The companys revenue was down -15.2 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.19 EPS.
Globe Specialty Metals, Inc., together with its subsidiary companies, is among the worlds largest producers of silicon metal and silicon-based specialty alloys – critical ingredients in a host of industrial and consumer products with growing markets. The Companys customers include major silicone chemical, aluminum and steel manufacturers, producers of photovoltaic solar cells and computer chips, the auto industry, ductile iron foundries and concrete producers. Headquartered in New York City, the company has major manufacturing facilities in the U.S. states of Ohio, West Virginia, Alabama and New York, as well as in the Brazilian state of Para, Mendoza province Argentina and Ningxia province China. Its principal operating subsidiaries are Globe Metallurgical, Inc. and Solsil, Inc. in the U.S.; Globe Metais Industria e Comercio S.A. in Brazil; Globe Metales S.A. in Argentina; and Ningxia Yonvey Coal Industry Co., Ltd., in China.