Stock Price of Cloud Peak Energy Inc (CLD) Decreases -7.36%

Stock price performance of Cloud Peak Energy Inc is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. The stock price have dropped -27.09% 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 52.39% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 238.13% . 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 Cloud Peak Energy Inc has a positive value of 187.69 compared to overall market. Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 6.74% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.22%.The 200 Day SMA reached 44.08%

Cloud Peak Energy Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 44.56 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. Cloud Peak Energy Inc (NYSE:CLD) has tumbled 7.36% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 2.08% in the last four weeks. The stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 by 7.47% during the past week but Cloud Peak Energy Inc (NYSE:CLD) it has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 1.17%.

Cloud Peak Energy Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Oct 27, 2016. The company reported $0.06 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.17. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.11. The company had revenue of $217.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $221.94 million. The companys revenue was down -28.0 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.24 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Cloud Peak Energy was Upgraded by JP Morgan to Overweight on Jan 30, 2017. Cloud Peak Energy was Initiated by MKM Partners on Dec 20, 2016 to Neutral, Price Target of the shares are set at $6.

Cloud Peak Energy Inc (NYSE:CLD) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Cloud Peak Energy Inc (NYSE:CLD) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $5.37 and hit $5.56 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $5.41, with a gain of 1.88% or 0.1 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,612,430 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $8.035 and the company has a market cap of $332 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $1.32 .

Cloud Peak Energy operates as a producer of low sulfur, high quality, sub-bituminous coal in the United States. It owns and operates three surface coal mines in the Powder River Basin named: Antelope, Cordero Rojo and the Spring Creek Mine. The Antelope Mine and Cordero Rojo Mine are located in Wyoming and the Spring Creek Mine is located near Decker, Montana. The company is headquartered in Gillette, Wyoming.


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