Short-Term Picks To Give You An Edge: F.N.B. Corporation (FNB), Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)

Dively Mary Jo, Director, bought 3,000 shares of the F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE:FNB) in an exchange that happened on February 5th. The stock was bought at an average price of $11.81 per share, amounting to a transaction worth $35,441. The purchase was made public in a document filed with the SEC. Additionally, Director Bena Pamela A bought 1,000 shares of this stock in a transaction that took place on January 29th. The stock was bought at an average price of $11.81 per share, for a total exchange amounting to $11,810. After the transaction, the Director Bena Pamela A currently holds 15,406 shares of the company’s stock, which is worth approximately $184410.

With this stock price’s latest movement, it is now -19.75% away from its 1-year high and 28.02% higher than its 1-year low price. In the past seven days, the stock price volatility for F.N.B. Corporation was 1.71%, whereas its volatility in the past 30 days has been 2.18%. This public company’s stock also has a beta score of 1.16. 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.

F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE:FNB) most recently published its quarterly earnings results. The firm posted $0.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.01. The publicly-traded organization reported revenue of $300.67 million for the quarter, compared to the average analyst forecast calling for $303.92 million, which was missing the analyst consensus estimate.

Shares of F.N.B. Corporation (FNB) surged 2.05%, amounting to a gain of $0.24 per share, to finish the regular trading session at $11.97 on Thursday 02/07/2019. After beginning the session at $11.94, shares of F.N.B. Corporation reached as high as $12.13 during the day, while hitting a 1-day low of $11.83. Trade volume reached 3,369,643 shares against this stock’s average daily volume of 2.84M shares, with a total float of 321.98M. As a consequence of the price increase, F.N.B. Corporation now has a current market value of 3.88B.

Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) added 1.32% to its trading price by the close of the most recent session, jumping from its previous closing price of $29.65 to $30.04. This stock increased in value by 2.74% during the last 7-day period, and experienced a gain of 13.44% over the past 30-day period. In the past three months, this stock’s price grew by 7.75% , and added 3.05% to its price during the last six months of trading. DRE demonstrated a yearly price gain of 17.71% , while its year-to-date (YTD) price performance has been up 15.98% . This stock’s price changed by +21.79% compared to its 90-day low, and moved down -0.27% 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 DRE stock as “Buy”. In the short-term, Duke Realty Corporation (DRE) has a 20-day average volume of 2,621,450 shares and short-term indicators sets the DRE stock as “ 80% Buy ” on average basis. In the medium-term, DRE stock has a 50-Day average volume of 2,569,004 shares and medium-term indicators gave the average rating of “ 100% Buy ”, while in the long-term period the FB stock has a 100-Day average volume of 2,228,458 shares. On average, long-term indicators rated the stock as “33% Buy ”. The overall picture from all short, medium and long-term indicators sets the DRE stock as “80% Buy ” on average basis.

Recently, multiple brokerages have sent out reports on DRE. SunTrust, for example, Upgrade its rating on shares of Duke Realty Corporation from “Hold ” to a “ Buy”according to a research note from Tuesday January 15th, 2019. while giving the stock a “ Overweight” from “Neutral ” rating, as stated in a research report from Wednesday, December 19th, 2018. Wells Fargo, on the other hand, Upgrade a from “Market Perform ” to “ Outperform” rating on this stock in a research note dated Tuesday, December 11th, 2018.

In other news related to Duke Realty Corporation stock, 96.74% shares of DRE held by institutions. The total number of institutions who held the DRE shares was 657, according to most recent SEC filling. During the past quarter, total 346,621,343 shares held by institutions with the net change of 152,984 shares. In the meantime, 15 new institutions bought the shares of Duke Realty Corporation for the first time and 17 institutions sold all their holdings in the company’s common stock. 92 institutions increased their investment in the DRE stock and 92 institutions decreased their investment in the Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)’s stock during the last quarter.