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Worth Comparing these two stocks: PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM), Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR)

PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM)

PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM), ended its previous trading session at $32.69 showing a gain of 1.26 or 4.01 percent with respect to the price of $31.43 when stock market opened. The company traded 4.5 Million shares over the course of the trading day. Giving the average volume of 5.35 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 270 Million.

PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) is currently trading Higher than its price target which is set to $29.73 by the analyst. The stock is -30.99% Below its 1-Year High which is $47.37. PHM has a difference of 90.95% from its 1 year low which stands at $17.12. 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.

PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) Performance Snapshot

The stock performed exceptionally bad in the previous week which depicts an decrease of 18.48 percent in the shares price. The company added about 35.81% in its share price over 1-Month. While taking about the performance of the stock over 1-year interval is 1.77 Percent. PHM currently shows -15.75% as its year to date performance.

PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) Price Insight

The stock needs to grow about $-2.96 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are 15.46%, 27.53% and -8.21 percent respectively. The stock trades about 2.97 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 270 Million. PHM lost about -16.99 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 1.76. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 68.46 and 1.28.

While talking about PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 0.83 and 1.6 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR)

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR), closed the last trading session at $13.41 with decrease of $-0.0500000000000007 or -0.37 percent against the opening price of $13.46. The trading day volume of the company stands at 1.18 Million shares while the average trading volume of Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR) is 1.47 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 67.68 Million.

The price target of Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR) is currently set at 12 by the analysts. The stock is $-26.84 Below its 1-Year High which is $18.33. WDR hit its 1-Year low price of $9.87. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 3.9. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Performance Indicators of Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR)

The value of the stock increased by 3.39% during the previous week performance. Looking at the 1 month performance of Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR), the stock jumped 6.01%. While the 1 year performance shows a negative percentage of -21.67 and year to date performance stands at -19.8%.

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR) Analytical Review

The stock needs to grow about $-1.41 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are -0.85%, 6.68% and -12.59 percent respectively. The stock trades about 34.16 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 67.68 Million. WDR gained about -18.28 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.63. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 52.7 and 1.51.

While talking about Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 0.83 and 1.19 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.