Guru Stock Analysis: Hudson Technologies Inc. (HDSN), LightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) – Post Analyst

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Heading into the close, a volume-active day saw Hudson Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:HDSN) moving up $0.09 from the opening price. The volume for the company on May 10, 2019 consisted of nearly 605320 contracts traded. Over the past one week, the average daily trading volume came in at about 428280 shares per day. The regular trading started at $1.91 but as the trading continued, the stock escalated, settling the day with a gain of 5.82%. Its shares are now trading at $2 apiece.

Hudson Technologies Inc. (HDSN): A 124.72% Rally In This Year — But Still Has Room To Grow 75%

According to 3 stock analysts, Hudson Technologies Inc., is being kept at an average Outperform, rating, with at least 16.21% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares of the corporation went up by 14.94% during the previous month. So far this year, the stock had gone up by 124.72%. With these types of results, analysts are more optimistic than before, leading 2 of analysts who cover Hudson Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:HDSN) to advise their clients to include it in their buy candidate list. However, on the Street, the shares for the company have been tagged a $3.5 price target, indicating that the shares will rally 75% from its current levels. At the moment, the stock is trading for about -39.39% less than its 52-week high.

Hudson Technologies Inc. Last Posted 35.89% Sales Growth

Revenue for the most recent quarter grew by 35.89% from the last quarter, totaling $34.95 million.

HDSN Is 25.98% Away From SMA20

The shares of the company (HDSN) staged the smart recovery and have roared back some 185.31% after stumbling to its new 52-weeks low. The share price volatility of the stock remained at 8.48% for the week and by increasing the timeframe to a month, the volatility stood at 10.73%. As for the share price, it has gone above the 20 days moving average and is now hovering within a distance of 25.98%. Currently the price is sitting at 15.22% higher than its 50 days moving average. Analyzing the last five market sessions, the stock was able to report 3.63% gains, thus going up by 41.36%, compared with its 200-day moving average of $1.3735.

LightPath Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPTH) Has 0 Buy or Better Ratings

LightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) was also brought into the spotlight with a -$0.39 drop. As the regular session came to an end, the price changed by -25.83% to $1.12. The trading of the day started with the price of the stock at $1.51. However, at one point, in the middle of the day, the price touched a high of $1.45 before it finally returned some of the gains. Analyzing LPTH this week, analysts seem to be content with keeping to their neutral forecast call at 2. LightPath Technologies, Inc. analysts gave 0 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 0 holds. This company shares tumbled -59.27% from their most recent record high of $2.75 and now hold $39 million in market value of equity.

LightPath Technologies, Inc. Underpriced by 123.21%

LPTH’s mean recommendation on Reuter’s scale has so far not been altered from 2 thirty days ago to 2 now. This is an indication of a hold consensus from the analysts’ society. They expect that LightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) price will be reaching a mean target of $2.55 a share. This implies that they believe the stock has what it takes to lift the price another 127.68%. The recent close goes a long way in suggesting that the stock price is being underpriced by a 123.21% compared to the most bullish target.

LightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) Returns -24.83% This Year

The company during the last trade was able to reach a volume of 421585 shares. That activity is comparable to their recent volume average trend of nearly 101400 shares which they recorded over a period of one week. The stock price volatility for last week at the close of regular trading was 9.98%, pushing the figure for the whole month to now reaching 5.8%. LightPath Technologies, Inc. price was kept to a minimum $1.12 in intra-day trade and has returned -24.83% this year alone. At a certain point in the past four quarters, the shares traded as low as $1.35 but made a -17.04% recovery since then. [T5]

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