Read Before Bet on United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) and Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. (KDP)

SHAPIRO EDWARD, Director, bought 15,000 shares of the United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:UAL) in an exchange that happened on December 7th. The stock was bought at an average price of $88.08 per share, amounting to a transaction worth $1,321,250. The purchase was made public in a document filed with the SEC. Additionally, Director SHAPIRO EDWARD bought 5,000 shares of this stock in a transaction that took place on December 6th. The stock was bought at an average price of $90.80 per share, for a total exchange amounting to $454,000. After the transaction, the Director SHAPIRO EDWARD currently holds 157,707 shares of the company’s stock, which is worth approximately $12851543.

With this stock price’s latest movement, it is now -16.72% away from its 1-year high and 25.77% higher than its 1-year low price. In the past seven days, the stock price volatility for United Continental Holdings, Inc. was 1.96%, whereas its volatility in the past 30 days has been 2.09%. This public company’s stock also has a beta score of 0.99. 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.

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:UAL) most recently published its quarterly earnings results. The firm posted $2.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing analysts’ consensus estimate of $2.04 by $0.37. The publicly-traded organization reported revenue of $10,491.00 million for the quarter, compared to the average analyst forecast calling for $10,344.10 million, which was surpassing the analyst consensus estimate.

Shares of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) surged 0.34%, amounting to a gain of $0.28 per share, to finish the regular trading session at $81.49 on Thursday 03/14/2019. After beginning the session at $81.2, shares of United Continental Holdings, Inc. reached as high as $82.06 during the day, while hitting a 1-day low of $81.09. Trade volume reached 1,815,213 shares against this stock’s average daily volume of 3.69M shares, with a total float of 265.79M. As a consequence of the price increase, United Continental Holdings, Inc. now has a current market value of 21.79B.

Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. (NYSE:KDP) added 0.11% to its trading price by the close of the most recent session, jumping from its previous closing price of $27.34 to $27.37. This stock decreased in value by 3.13% during the last 7-day period, and experienced a gain of -3.29% over the past 30-day period. In the past three months, this stock’s price grew by 4.11% , and added 18.08% to its price during the last six months of trading. KDP demonstrated a yearly price gain of 44.49% , while its year-to-date (YTD) price performance has been up 6.75% . This stock’s price changed by +11.62% compared to its 90-day low, and moved down -3.96% 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 KDP stock as “Sell”. In the short-term, Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. (KDP) has a 20-day average volume of 3,087,420 shares and short-term indicators sets the KDP stock as “ 80% Buy ” on average basis. In the medium-term, KDP stock has a 50-Day average volume of 2,629,218 shares and medium-term indicators gave the average rating of “ 75% Buy ”, while in the long-term period the FB stock has a 100-Day average volume of 3,173,537 shares. On average, long-term indicators rated the stock as “67% Buy ”. The overall picture from all short, medium and long-term indicators sets the KDP stock as “64% Buy ” on average basis.

Recently, multiple brokerages have sent out reports on KDP. Goldman, for example, Upgrade its rating on shares of Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. from “Neutral ” to a “ Buy”according to a research note from Wednesday January 9th, 2019. while giving the stock a “Equal-Weight” rating, as stated in a research report from Friday, December 21st, 2018. UBS, on the other hand, Initiated a “Buy” rating on this stock, while posting a $32 price target on shares of this company’s stock in a research note dated Thursday, December 13th, 2018.

In other news related to Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. stock, 13.09% shares of KDP held by institutions. The total number of institutions who held the KDP shares was 523, according to most recent SEC filling. During the past quarter, total 184,116,159 shares held by institutions with the net change of 26,436,402 shares. In the meantime, 79 new institutions bought the shares of Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. for the first time and 88 institutions sold all their holdings in the company’s common stock. 194 institutions increased their investment in the KDP stock and 251 institutions decreased their investment in the Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. (KDP)’s stock during the last quarter.