Why Cactus, Inc. (WHD) shares price is up 3.83% today

Today’s big question for investors is, “what’s going on with Cactus, Inc. (NYSE:WHD) stock? Its price is jumping 1.14 points, trading at $30.81 levels, and is up 3.83% from its previous close of $29.67. The shares seem to have an active trading volume day with a reported 145133 contracts so far this session. WHD shares had a relatively better volume day versus average trading capacity of 456.74 thousand shares, but with a 46.99 million float and a -3.79% run over a week, it’s definitely worth keeping an eye on. The one year price forecast for WHD stock indicates that the average analyst price target is $35.08 per share. This means the stock has a potential increase of 13.86% from where the WHD share price has been trading recently which is between $29.43 and $30.02.

During the recent trading session for Cactus, Inc. (NYSE:WHD), the company witnessed their stock rise $0.19 over a week and surge $0.25 from the price 20 days ago. When compared to their established 52-week high of $40.68, the high they recorded in their recent session happens to be lower. Their established 52-week high was attained by the company on 04/23/19. The recent low of $24.23 stood for a -24.27% since 08/28/19, a data which is good for most investors who are looking to take advantage of the stock’s recent rise. A beta of 0 is also allocated to the stock. Since the beta is less than one, it implies that the stock is more volatile than the market, a data that traders are keeping close attention to.

Looking at the current readings for Cactus, Inc., the two-week RSI stands at 56.25. This figure suggests that WHD stock, for now, is neutral, meaning that the shares are stable in terms of price movement. The stochastic readings, on the other hand, based on the current WHD readings is similarly very revealing as it has a stochastic reading of 35.11% at this stage. This figure means that WHD share price today is being neutral.

Technical chart claims that Cactus, Inc. (WHD) would settle between $29.98/share to $30.3/share level. However, if the stock price goes below the $29.39 mark, then the market for Cactus, Inc. becomes much weaker. If that happens, the stock price might even plunge as low as $29.12 for its downside target. The stock is currently in the red zone of MACD, with the indicator reading -0.25. Traders are always alerted for the move of a stock above or below the zero line due to the fact that the reading is an indicator of the position of the short-term average relative to the long-term average. If the MACD is above the zero line, then the short-term average relative is above that of the long-term average, thus implying an upward momentum. Vice versa is the case if the MACD is below the zero line.

Analysts at Wolfe Research, assumed coverage of WHD assigning Peer Perform rating, according to their opinion released on November 21. BofA/Merrill analysts again handed out a Buy recommendation to Cactus, Inc. (NYSE:WHD) stock but they lifted target price for the shares in a flash note issued to investors on June 25. The target price has been raised from $50 to $39. Analysts at BofA/Merrill are sticking to their Buy stance. However, on April 16, they lifted price target for these shares to $48 from $42.

WHD equity has an average rating of 1.82, with the figure leaning towards a bullish end. 11 analysts who tracked the company were contacted by Reuters. Amongst them, 2 rated the stock as a hold while the remaining 9 were split even though not equally. Some analysts rate the stock as a buy or a strong buy while no rated it as a sell. 9 analysts rated Cactus, Inc. (NYSE:WHD) as a buy or a strong buy while not a single analyst advised that investors should desist from purchasing the stock or sell them if they already own the company’s stock.

Cactus, Inc. (WHD)’s current-quarter revenues are projected to climb by nearly 2.1% to hit $142780, based on current consensus estimate. The firm’s full-year revenues are expected to expand by over 15.9% from $544130 to a noteworthy $630430. At the other end of the current quarter income statement, Cactus, Inc. is expected to see its adjusted earnings surge by roughly -17.8% to hit $0.37 per share. For the fiscal year, WHD’s earnings are projected to climb by roughly 3.4% to hit $1.84 per share.