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Comparing Profitability of these two stocks: Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX), Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM)

Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX)

Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX), ended its previous trading session at $45.07 showing a gain of 0.18 or 0.4 percent with respect to the price of $44.89 when stock market opened. The company traded 2.23 Million shares over the course of the trading day. Giving the average volume of 1.62 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 267.46 Million.

Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) is currently trading lower than its price target which is set to $48.33 by the analyst. The stock is -7.68% Below its 1-Year High which is $48.82. HOLX has a difference of 20.28% from its 1 year low which stands at $37.47. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.4. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) Performance Snapshot

The stock performed exceptionally bad in the previous week which depicts an decrease of -0.95 percent in the shares price. The company subtracted about -1.57% in its share price over 1-Month. While taking about the performance of the stock over 1-year interval is 18.98 Percent. HOLX currently shows 9.66% as its year to date performance.

Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) Price Insight

The stock needs to grow about $3.26 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are -0.31%, -2.94% and 5.2 percent respectively. The stock trades about 2.03 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 267.46 Million. HOLX gained about 10.01 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.97. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 43.73 and 0.69.

While talking about Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 3.67 and 5.62 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM)

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM), closed the last trading session at $3.6 with decrease of $-0.49 or -11.98 percent against the opening price of $4.09. The trading day volume of the company stands at 229404 shares while the average trading volume of Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM) is 321.33 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 12.1 Million.

The price target of Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM) is currently set at 5 by the analysts. The stock is $-62.11 Below its 1-Year High which is $9.50. NM hit its 1-Year low price of $1.69. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.5. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Performance Indicators of Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM)

The value of the stock increased by 6.82% during the previous week performance. Looking at the 1 month performance of Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM), the stock dipped -12.83%. While the 1 year performance shows a negative percentage of -53.84 and year to date performance stands at 31.39%.

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM) Analytical Review

The stock needs to grow about $1.4 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are -12.83%, 7.73% and -21.54 percent respectively. The stock trades about 5.91 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 12.1 Million. NM gained about -26.38 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.56. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 48.12 and 2.58.

While talking about Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 0.08 and 0.17 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.