Stocks News Update: Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN), Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAV)

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Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN)

Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) represented a move of 3.33 percent or $-0.04 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $1.55. 3.57 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 7.55 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 278.04 Million.

Geron Corporation is a scientific research company that is developing techniques for the health services industry. Their research is currently divided in three different areas. First, they are looking into telomeres and telomerase and their roles in cellular aging and cancer. Second, they are looking pluripotent stem cells as a potential source for the manufacturing of replacement cells and tissues. Lastly, the company is researching nuclear transfer as a potential mechanism for generating genetically matched cells and tissues.

The stock traded between $1.46 and $6.99 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 308.93. Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) is currently showing an INCREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a DECREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $-15.6 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-54.79. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 0 and Price to Book of 1.55.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 3 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) reported its Actual EPS of $-0.03/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Geron Corporation could bring EPS of $-0.05/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.02 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 40 Percent.

Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAV)

In the last trading session, Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAV) added its value by 4.41% closing at the price of $10.66. The stock currently has market capitalization of 2.42 Billion, with average volume of 2.47 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAV) is showing beta of 0.97. This particular value of beta suggests that Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAV) has historically moved 97% 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 Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAV) is at $-0.25.

The stock currently has RSI of 53.94. 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.

Viavi Solutions Inc. provides software and hardware platforms and instruments for telecommunications service providers, wireless operators, cable operators, network-equipment manufacturers and enterprises. The Company offers installation, commissioning, scripting, custom analytics, integration, business intelligence consulting, operational assistance, field and lab testing, technical training, maintenance, and support services. Its operating segment consists of Network and Service Enablement, Communications and Commercial Optical Products and Optical Security and Performance Products. Viavi Solutions Inc., formerly known as JDS Uniphase Corporation, is based in Milpitas, Calif.

Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAV) topped its 52-week high price of $12.82 on 10/03/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $ 8.49 on 01/24/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 0 and Weekly volatility of 4.46% and monthly volatility of 3.89% respectively.