Stock Price of Scientific Games Corp (SGMS) Increases 13.24%

Stock price performance of Scientific Games Corp is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 42.07% 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 120% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 269.48% . 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 Scientific Games Corp has a positive value of 48.46 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 9.68% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 12.37%.The 200 Day SMA reached 48.62%

Based on the Stock Research Scientific Games Corporation Relative Strength Index signal is in over bought territory with a range of 81.22. Scientific Games Corp (NASDAQ:SGMS) has climbed 13.24% in the past week and advanced 23.79% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 13.1% and the outperformance has advanced to 22.69% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, 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.On Nov 18, 2015, Michael Gavin Isaacs (CEO) purchased 30,000 shares at 7.96 per share price.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Scientific Games Corp was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to Buy on Jan 26, 2017. Scientific Games Corp was Downgraded by Macquarie to Neutral on Dec 16, 2016.

Scientific Games Corp (NASDAQ:SGMS) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Scientific Games Corp (NASDAQ:SGMS) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $18.95 and hit $19.3 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $19.25, with a gain of 1.85% or 0.35 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,088,768 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $19.3 and the company has a market cap of $1,686 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $4.5601 .

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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