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Worth Comparing these two stocks: Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM), Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO)

Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM)

Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM), ended its previous trading session at $14.68 showing a gain of 0.00999999999999979 or 0.07 percent with respect to the price of $14.67 when stock market opened. The company traded 468842 shares over the course of the trading day. Giving the average volume of 1.13 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 125.86 Million.

Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) is currently trading lower than its price target which is set to $18.67 by the analyst. The stock is -40.76% Below its 1-Year High which is $24.78. PDM has a difference of 14.2% from its 1 year low which stands at $12.85. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.2. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) Performance Snapshot

The stock performed exceptionally bad in the previous week which depicts an decrease of 6.69 percent in the shares price. The company subtracted about -8.02% in its share price over 1-Month. While taking about the performance of the stock over 1-year interval is -28.22 Percent. PDM currently shows -33.99% as its year to date performance.

Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) Price Insight

The stock needs to grow about $3.99 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are -6.88%, -10.78% and -27.92 percent respectively. The stock trades about 2.02 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 125.86 Million. PDM lost about -32.47 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.83. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 44.29 and 0.81.

While talking about Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 3.48 and 1.04 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.

Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO)

Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO), closed the last trading session at $14.67 with decrease of $-0.4 or -2.65 percent against the opening price of $15.07. The trading day volume of the company stands at 668078 shares while the average trading volume of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) is 940.02 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 42.83 Million.

The price target of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) is currently set at 9 by the analysts. The stock is $-21.04 Below its 1-Year High which is $18.58. VIVO hit its 1-Year low price of $5.51. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 3. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Performance Indicators of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO)

The value of the stock decreased by -11.63% during the previous week performance. Looking at the 1 month performance of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO), the stock jumped 36.59%. While the 1 year performance shows a positive percentage of 30.05 and year to date performance stands at 50.15%.

Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) Analytical Review

The stock needs to grow about $-5.67 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are 3.49%, 37.47% and 51.58 percent respectively. The stock trades about 2.93 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 42.83 Million. VIVO gained about 67.66 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 1.03. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 57.21 and 0.67.

While talking about Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 3.11 and 3.07 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.