Stock Price of First Data Corporation (FDC) Increases 1.1%

Stock price performance of First Data Corporation is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 7.12% 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 18.49% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 21.24% . 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 First Data Corporation has a positive value of 9.66 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 1.2% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.57%.The 200 Day SMA reached 16.7%

First Data Corporation is having a Relative Strength Index of 57.76 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) has climbed 1.1% in the past week and advanced 1.16% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.98% and the outperformance has advanced to 0.26% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Sep 15, 2016, James E Nevels (director) purchased 100 shares at 13.88 per share price.On May 31, 2016, Joseph J Plumeri (director) purchased 250,000 shares at 12.44 per share price.On May 19, 2016, Scott C Nuttall (director) purchased 100,000 shares at 10.61 per share price.

First Data Corp Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 7, 2016. The company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.34. The company had revenue of $2936.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2986.19 million. The companys revenue was up .5% compared to the same quarter last year.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.First Data Corp was Initiated by Cantor Fitzgerald to Neutral on Jan 27, 2017. First Data Corp was Initiated by Guggenheim to Buy on Dec 20, 2016. First Data Corp was Downgraded by Goldman to Neutral on Dec 16, 2016. First Data Corp was Initiated by Northcoast on Dec 12, 2016 to Buy, Price Target of the shares are set at $18.Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Nov 8, 2016 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 17 from a previous price target of $16 .

First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $15.3 and hit $15.75 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $15.64, with a gain of 2.56% or 0.39 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,986,473 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $16.11 and the company has a market cap of $14,248 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $8.37 .

First Data Corporation is a commerce-enabling technology and solutions company. It provides merchant transaction processing and acquiring; credit, retail and debit card issuing and processing; prepaid services and check verification, settlement and guarantee services. First Data Corporation is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.


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