Stock Price of PACCAR Inc. (PCAR) Increases 1.33%

Stock price performance of PACCAR Inc. is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 15.75% 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 14.3% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 36.68% . 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 PACCAR Inc. has a positive value of 16.84 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 2.3% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.92%.The 200 Day SMA reached 17.02%

PACCAR Inc is having a Relative Strength Index of 59.21 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) has climbed 1.33% in the past week and advanced 3.96% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.21% and the outperformance has advanced to 3.04% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 15, 2016, Marco A. Davila (Vice President) sold 10,520 shares at 60.25 per share price.On Nov 15, 2016, Darrin C Siver (VICE PRESIDENT) sold 2,274 shares at 59.80 per share price.On Nov 14, 2016, Gary Lee Moore (Executive Vice President) sold 6,546 shares at 59.45 per share price.

PACCAR Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 31, 2017. The company reported $0.82 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.05. Analyst had a consensus of $0.87. The company had revenue of $3767.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3862.54 million. The companys revenue was down -7.3 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.98 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.PACCAR Inc was Upgraded by Longbow to Neutral on Jan 19, 2017. Company shares were Upgraded by BMO Capital Markets on Jan 13, 2017 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 85 from a previous price target of $57 .Company shares were Upgraded by RBC Capital Mkts on Jan 13, 2017 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 75 from a previous price target of $54 .Company shares were Downgraded by Robert W. Baird on Jan 3, 2017 to Neutral, Raises Price Target to $ 62 from a previous price target of $60 .PACCAR Inc was Upgraded by JP Morgan to Neutral on Dec 9, 2016.

PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $67.32 and hit $68.87 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $68.49, with a gain of 1.33% or 0.9 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,981,162 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $69.8 and the company has a market cap of $24,019 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $45.92 .

PACCAR Inc. is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, DAF and Foden nameplates. It also provides financial services and distributes truck parts related to its principal business. In addition, the Bellevue, Washington-based company manufactures industrial winches under the Braden, Gearmatic and Carco nameplates. (Company Press Release)


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