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Worth Comparing these two stocks: Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG), HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP)

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG)

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG), ended its previous trading session at $47.74 showing a gain of 0.420000000000002 or 0.89 percent with respect to the price of $47.32 when stock market opened. The company traded 1.29 Million shares over the course of the trading day. Giving the average volume of 1.76 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 39.24 Million.

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) is currently trading lower than its price target which is set to $53.13 by the analyst. The stock is -16.6% Below its 1-Year High which is $57.24. BIG has a difference of 371.51% from its 1 year low which stands at $10.13. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.8. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Performance Snapshot

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Price Insight

The stock needs to grow about $5.39 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are -2.77%, 6.35% and 56.13 percent respectively. The stock trades about 20.54 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 39.24 Million. BIG gained about 249.23 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 2.66. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 53.1 and 2.5.

While talking about Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 0.32 and 1.41 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.

HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP)

Performance Indicators of HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP)

HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) Analytical Review