It’s never too late to get these two stocks on your books: Geron Corporation (GERN), Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR)

Spiegel Robert J., Director, sold 175,000 shares of the Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) in an exchange that happened on September 13th, 2018. The stock was sold at an average price of $6.85 per share, amounting to a transaction worth $1,198,750. The sale was made public in a document filed with the SEC. Additionally, EVP, Genl Counsel & Secretary ROSENFIELD STEPHEN sold 1,362,250 shares of this stock in a transaction that took place on August 24th, 2018. The stock was sold at an average price of $4.51 per share, for a total exchange amounting to $6,143,748. After the transaction, the EVP, Genl Counsel & Secretary ROSENFIELD STEPHEN currently holds 0 shares of the company’s stock.

With this stock price’s latest movement, it is now -79.97% away from its 1-year high and 3.70% higher than its 1-year low price. In the past seven days, the stock price volatility for Geron Corporation was 9.02%, whereas its volatility in the past 30 days has been 6.47%. This public company’s stock also has a beta score of 2.43. When the beta value is less/more than 1, it can imply that the stock is less/more volatile than the wider stock market – a metric that traders will surely be keeping tabs on.

Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) most recently published its quarterly earnings results. The firm posted -$0.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing analysts’ consensus estimate of -$0.05 by $0.02. The publicly-traded organization reported revenue of $0.17 million for the quarter, compared to the average analyst forecast calling for $0.21 million, which was missing the analyst consensus estimate.

Shares of Geron Corporation (GERN) plunged -0.71%, amounting to a loss of -$0.01 per share, to finish the regular trading session at $1.40 on Tuesday 12/11/2018. After beginning the session at $1.44, shares of Geron Corporation reached as high as $1.46 during the day, while hitting a 1-day low of $1.35. Trade volume reached 2,510,489 shares against this stock’s average daily volume of 7.41M shares, with a total float of 185.47M. As a consequence of the price decrease, Geron Corporation now has a current market value of 271.36M.

Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) added 2.42% to its trading price by the close of the most recent session, jumping from its previous closing price of $9.52 to $9.75. This stock increased in value by 10.05% during the last 7-day period, and experienced a gain of 2.20% over the past 30-day period. In the past three months, this stock’s price lost by -5.25% , and subtracted -9.72% to its price during the last six months of trading. GPOR demonstrated a yearly price loss of -21.75% , while its year-to-date (YTD) price performance has been down -23.59% . This stock’s price changed by +20.82% compared to its 90-day low, and moved down -18.34% comparing to its 90-day high price.

Have a quick look on short, medium and long-term indicators. According to the Composite Indicator, Trendspotter rated the GPOR stock as “Hold”. In the short-term, Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR) has a 20-day average volume of 5,758,710 shares and short-term indicators sets the GPOR stock as “ 40% Buy ” on average basis. In the medium-term, GPOR stock has a 50-Day average volume of 4,678,260 shares and medium-term indicators gave the average rating of “ 25% Buy ”, while in the long-term period the FB stock has a 100-Day average volume of 3,996,515 shares. On average, long-term indicators rated the stock as “67% Sell ”. The overall picture from all short, medium and long-term indicators sets the GPOR stock as “8% Buy ” on average basis.

Recently, multiple brokerages have sent out reports on GPOR. JP Morgan, for example, Downgrade its rating on shares of Gulfport Energy Corporation from “Overweight ” to a “ Neutral”according to a research note from Friday December 7th, 2018. MKM Partners Initiated their target price for this stock to $10, while giving the stock a “Neutral” rating, as stated in a research report from Thursday, December 6th, 2018. Wells Fargo, on the other hand, Downgrade a from “Outperform ” to “ Market Perform” rating on this stock in a research note dated Wednesday, October 24th, 2018.

In other news related to Gulfport Energy Corporation stock, 99.99% shares of GPOR held by institutions. The total number of institutions who held the GPOR shares was 369, according to most recent SEC filling. During the past quarter, total 173,287,424 shares held by institutions with the net change of 3,748,570 shares. In the meantime, 47 new institutions bought the shares of Gulfport Energy Corporation for the first time and 41 institutions sold all their holdings in the company’s common stock. 165 institutions increased their investment in the GPOR stock and 158 institutions decreased their investment in the Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR)’s stock during the last quarter.