Stock Price of Aramark (ARMK) Increases 0.95%

Stock price performance of Aramark is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. The stock price have dropped -6.05% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -8.33% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 8.48% . 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 Aramark has a positive value of 7.85 compared to overall market. For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.51% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.57%.The 200 Day SMA reached 4.27%

Aramark is having a Relative Strength Index of 48.53 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. Stocks of Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) rallied by 0.95% during the past week but lost 2.58% on a 4-week basis. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.83% in the past week but underperformed the index by 3.44% in the last 4 weeks.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 21, 2016, Stephen I Sadove (director) purchased 7,500 shares at 33.53 per share price.On Nov 21, 2016, Eric J Foss (CEO) purchased 87,566 shares at 34.51 per share price.On Aug 19, 2016, Stephen R Reynolds (EVP, GC and Secretary) sold 56,709 shares at 36.97 per share price.

Aramark Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 15, 2016. The company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.49. The company had revenue of $3543.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3668.99 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.44 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Aramark was Downgraded by Barclays on Jan 10, 2017 to Equal Weight, Lowers Price Target to $ 37 from a previous price target of $38 .Aramark was Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Nov 16, 2016 to Top Pick, Lowers Price Target to $ 41 from a previous price target of $42 .

Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $33.93 and hit $34.13 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $34.02, with a gain of 0.59% or 0.2 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,503,502 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $38.3 and the company has a market cap of $8,364 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $29.18 .

ARAMARK Holdings Corporation offers food services, facilities management, uniform and career apparel to health care institutions, universities, school districts, stadiums and businesses. It operates primarily in three segments: Food and Support Services North America, Food and Support Services International and Uniform and Career Apparel segment. The companys FSS North America and FSS International segment provides food, refreshment, specialized dietary and support services, including facility maintenance and housekeeping. Uniform segment provides rental, sale, cleaning, maintenance and delivery of personalized uniform and career apparel and other textile items. It operates primarily in North America, United Kingdom, Germany, Chile and Ireland. ARAMARK Holdings Corporation is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.


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