Stock Price of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) Decreases -1.83%

Stock price performance of United Continental Holdings, Inc. is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 21.26% 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 55.15% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 55.91% . 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 United Continental Holdings, Inc. has a positive value of 21.75 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 1.4% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.36%.The 200 Day SMA reached 36.14%

United Continental Holdings, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 52.19 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) has tumbled 1.83% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 2.37% in the last four weeks. The stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 by 1.94% during the past week but United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) it has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 1.46%.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 12, 2016, Walter Isaacson (director) sold 2,638 shares at 75.80 per share price.On Nov 18, 2016, Chris Kenny (Vice President & Controller) sold 3,824 shares at 67.39 per share price.On Sep 6, 2016, Andrew C Levy (CFO) purchased 15,000 shares at 50.96 per share price.

United Continental Holdings Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 17, 2017. The company reported $1.78 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05. Analyst had a consensus of $1.73. The company had revenue of $9052.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $9036.94 million. The companys revenue was up .2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.54 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by Imperial Capital on Jan 12, 2017 to In-line, Raises Price Target to $ 82 from a previous price target of $76 .Company shares were Reiterated by UBS on Jan 11, 2017 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 90 from a previous price target of $85 .United Continental Holdings Inc was Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to Equal-Weight on Jan 5, 2017. United Continental Holdings Inc was Initiated by Barclays on Dec 15, 2016 to Overweight, Price Target of the shares are set at $105.Company shares were Reiterated by Cowen on Dec 9, 2016 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 77 from a previous price target of $71 .

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $72.53 and hit $73.25 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $73.06, with a gain of 1.28% or 0.92 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,517,938 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $76.8 and the company has a market cap of $23,181 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $37.41 .

United Continental Holdings, Inc. is in Airlines industry. It is the holding company for United Airlines and Continental Airlines. The Company operates its businesses through two reporting segments: Mainline and Regional Affiliates. The Company manages its business as an integrated network with assets deployed across its Mainline and regional carrier networks. Together with United Express, Continental Express and Continental Connection, these airlines operate throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa from their hubs in Chicago, Cleveland, Denver, Guam, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Tokyo and Washington, D.C. United Continental Holdings, Inc., formerly known as United Airlines Corp., is headquartered in Chicago.


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