Stock Price of Reynolds American Inc (RAI) Increases 0.3%

Reynolds American Incs in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 12.5% 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 21.46% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 26.72% . 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 Reynolds American Inc has a positive value of 11.39 compared to overall market. Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI) has climbed 0.3% in the past week and advanced 8.22% in the last 4 weeks. The stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 by 0.51% during the past week but Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI) it has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 6.28%.

Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $60.5 and hit $60.67 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $60.57, with a gain of 0.05% or 0.03 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,928,666 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $60.91 and the company has a market cap of $86,369 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $43.38 .

Reynolds American Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 9, 2017. The company reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.60. The company had revenue of $3186.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3153.74 million. The companys revenue was up 4.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.48 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Reynolds American was Downgraded by Citigroup to Neutral on Jan 18, 2017.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Oct 26, 2016, Debra Ann Crew (President & CEO-Elect) sold 10,818 shares at 54.53 per share price.On May 9, 2016, Susan M. Cameron (President and CEO) sold 105,766 shares at 49.88 per share price.On May 9, 2016, Thomas C Wajnert (director) sold 5,000 shares at 49.82 per share price.

Reynolds American Inc. is the parent company of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc., Lane Limited and R.J. Reynolds Global Products, Inc. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, the second- largest U.S. tobacco company, manufactures about one of every three cigarettes sold in the United States, including five of the nations 10 best-selling brands: Camel, Winston, KOOL, Salem and Doral. Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc. manufactures Natural American Spirit cigarettes.


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