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Which stock will you choose? HighPoint Resources Corporation (NYSE:HPR), Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)

HighPoint Resources Corporation (NYSE:HPR)

HighPoint Resources Corporation (NYSE:HPR), ended its previous trading session at $1.36 showing a gain of 0.0700000000000001 or 5.43 percent with respect to the price of $1.29 when stock market opened. The company traded 3.52 Million shares over the course of the trading day. Giving the average volume of 1.08 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 215.55 Million.

HighPoint Resources Corporation (NYSE:HPR) is currently trading lower than its price target which is set to $3.39 by the analyst. The stock is -75.5% Below its 1-Year High which is $5.55. HPR has a difference of 49.42% from its 1 year low which stands at $0.91. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.3. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

HighPoint Resources Corporation (NYSE:HPR) Performance Snapshot

The stock performed exceptionally bad in the previous week which depicts an decrease of 20.35 percent in the shares price. The company added about 14.29% in its share price over 1-Month. While taking about the performance of the stock over 1-year interval is -74.1 Percent. HPR currently shows -45.38% as its year to date performance.

HighPoint Resources Corporation (NYSE:HPR) Price Insight

The stock needs to grow about $2.03 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are 13.29%, 1.25% and -39.27 percent respectively. The stock trades about 20.28 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 215.55 Million. HPR lost about -39.56 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.12. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 57.08 and 3.17.

While talking about HighPoint Resources Corporation (NYSE:HPR) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 0.62 and 0.26 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.

Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)

Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX), closed the last trading session at $6.62 with increase of $0.61 or 10.15 percent against the opening price of $6.01. The trading day volume of the company stands at 1.14 Million shares while the average trading volume of Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) is 1.26 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 90.62 Million.

The price target of Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) is currently set at 9 by the analysts. The stock is $-50.85 Below its 1-Year High which is $13.47. CENX hit its 1-Year low price of $5.02. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.6. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Performance Indicators of Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)

The value of the stock increased by 25.86% during the previous week performance. Looking at the 1 month performance of Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX), the stock dipped -1.05%. While the 1 year performance shows a negative percentage of -42.93 and year to date performance stands at -9.44%.

Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Analytical Review

The stock needs to grow about $2.38 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are 14.95%, 1.24% and -14.03 percent respectively. The stock trades about 12.41 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 90.62 Million. CENX gained about -19.07 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.38. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 59.83 and 1.93.

While talking about Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 0.31 and 0.83 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.