Service Corporation International (SCI) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Service Corporation International (SCI), hence the stock is down -5.24% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -3.15% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -2.88% and the stock has fallen -2.74% in the past 1 week.
Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $26.83 and $26.73 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $27.21. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $26.96, notching a gain of 1.05% for the day. The total traded volume was 814,063 . The stock had closed at $26.68 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 3.72% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.24%. Service Corporation International is up 1.24% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 4.65%.
Service Corporation International (SCI) : The highest level Service Corporation International (SCI) is projected to reach is $33 for the short term and the lowest estimate is at $32. The consolidated price target from 3 rating analysts who initiate coverage on the stock is $32.33 and the possibility the share price can swing is $0.58.
Service Corporation International is a provider of death care products and services. The Company has a network of funeral service locations and cemeteries operating in the United States and Canada. Its funeral service and cemetery operations consist of funeral service locations, cemeteries, funeral service/cemetery combination locations, crematoria and related businesses. The Companys segments include Funeral and Cemetery. The Companys brands include Dignity Memorial, Dignity Planning, National Cremation Society, Advantage, Funeraria Del Angel, Making Everlasting Memories and Neptune Society/Trident Society. The Company sells cemetery property and funeral and cemetery merchandise and services at the time of need and on a pre-need basis. The Company provides professional services relating to funerals and cremations, including the use of funeral facilities and motor vehicles and preparation and embalming services.