Two Eye-Catching Stocks: Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR), Flotek Industries Inc. (NYSE:FTK)


Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR)

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) represented a move of 4.26 percent or $-0.16 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $3.18. 1.56 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 2.21 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 277.68 Million.

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. consists of a chain of retail stores operating under the names Pier 1 Imports and The Pier, selling a wide variety of furniture, decorative home furnishings, dining and kitchen goods, accessories and other specialty items for the home. Additionally, the company, through certain subsidiaries, operates stores in the United Kingdom under the name The Pier. The company supplies merchandise and licenses the Pier 1 name to Sears Mexico and Sears Puerto Rico.

The stock traded between $2.87 and $7.63 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 0.15. Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) is currently showing an DECREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a INCREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $-22.33 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-30.89. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 9.92 and Price to Book of 0.95.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 3.5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) reported its Actual EPS of $0.09/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Pier 1 Imports, Inc. could bring EPS of $0.11/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was -0.02 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of -18.2 Percent.

Flotek Industries Inc. (NYSE:FTK)

In the last trading session, Flotek Industries Inc. (NYSE:FTK) added its value by 8.4% closing at the price of $5.42. The stock currently has market capitalization of 309.92 Million, with average volume of 1.06 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Flotek Industries Inc. (NYSE:FTK) is showing beta of 1.67. This particular value of beta suggests that Flotek Industries Inc. (NYSE:FTK) has historically moved 167% for every 100% move in the benchmark, based on price level.

EPS is another important factor while making the decision of buying, selling or holding of particular share. Currently EPS for Flotek Industries Inc. (NYSE:FTK) is at $-0.02.

The stock currently has RSI of 52.59. RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30, currently the given RSI for the stock suggests that the stock is average and it has not entered in overbought or oversold territory.

Flotek Industries, Inc. develops and delivers prescriptive chemistry-based technology, including specialty chemicals, to clients in the energy, consumer industrials and food & beverage industries. Flotek’s inspired chemists draw from the power of bio-derived solvents to deliver solutions that enhance energy production, cleaning products, foods & beverages and fragrances. In the oil and gas sector, Flotek serves major and independent energy producers and oilfield service companies, both domestic and international. Flotek manufactures and markets innovative specialty chemicals, downhole drilling and production equipment, and management of automated bulk material handling, loading and blending facilities.

Flotek Industries Inc. (NYSE:FTK) topped its 52-week high price of $14.51 on 03/02/17 and 52-Week Low Price of $ 4.14 on 11/08/17. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 0 and Weekly volatility of 6.54% and monthly volatility of 6.48% respectively.