Company Stock Price of Scientific Games Corp (SGMS) Increases 4.88%

Scientific Games Corp stock performance trend indicates that the stock price has rallied 47.77% 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 90.77% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 115.65% . 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 Scientific Games Corp has a positive value of 71.37 compared to overall market.Scientific Games Corporation is having a Relative Strength Index of 63.49 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators.

Scientific Games Corp (NASDAQ:SGMS) has climbed 4.88% in the past week and advanced 4.62% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 4.63% and the outperformance has advanced to 3.43% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Scientific Games Corp (NASDAQ:SGMS) witnessed a volatile trading activity on Friday and eventually ended flat at 0% or 0 points without letting the bulls or bears take much advantage. The trading began at $21.4 and reached the intraday high at $21.925. The bulls started the profit booking and pushed the shares to intraday low of $21.2. The trading session was marked by a volume range of 1,280,504 shares exchanging hands. The 52-week high of the shares is $23.05 and the 52-week low is $7.9. The market cap of the company stands at $1,895 million and there are 88,130,948 shares in public circulation.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by Telsey Advisory Group on Mar 3, 2017 to Market Perform, Raises Price Target to $ 20 from a previous price target of $13 .Company shares were Reiterated by Telsey Advisory Group on Mar 3, 2017 to Market Perform, Raises Price Target to $ 20 from a previous price target of $13 .Scientific Games Corp was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to Buy on Jan 26, 2017.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Mar 9, 2017, Michael Gavin Isaacs (director) sold 177,837 shares at 21.47 per share price.On Dec 7, 2016, David L Kennedy (director) sold 113,470 shares at 14.85 per share price.On Mar 21, 2016, Peter A Cohen (director) sold 20,900 shares at 9.94 per share price.

Scientific Games Corp Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Mar 2, 2017. The company reported $-1.26 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.53. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.73. The company had revenue of $752.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $751.30 million. The companys revenue was up 2.1% compared to the same quarter last year.

Scientific Games Corporation is the leading integrated supplier of instant tickets, systems and services to lotteries, and the leading supplier of wagering systems and services to pari-mutuel operators. It is also a licensed pari-mutuel gaming operator in Connecticut and the Netherlands and is a leading supplier of prepaid phone cards to telephone companies. Scientific Games customers are in the United States and more than 60 other countries.


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