NRG Energy (NRG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on NRG Energy (NRG), hence the stock is down -16.68% 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 -2.72% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -16.36% and the stock has fallen -2.75% in the past 1 week.
NRG Energy, Inc. has dropped 21.19% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 7.11%. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 8.29% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 13.03%.
NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG): The stock opened at $12.51 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $12.51 for the day. The stock traded down to $12.28 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $12.37 with a loss of -1.59% for the day. The stock had closed at $12.57 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,549,437 shares.
Also, Equity Analysts at the Barclays maintains the rating on NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG). The brokerage firm has issued a Overweight rating on the shares. The Analysts at the ratings agency lowers the price target from $20 per share to $18 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on August 10, 2016.
NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) is a power company that produces, sells and delivers energy, and energy products and services in power markets in the United States. NRGs business segments are NRG Business, NRG Home, NRG Renew, NRG Yield and corporate activities. NRG Business consists of NRGs wholesale operations, including plant operations, commercial operations, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), energy services and other related functions. NRG Home includes the Companys NRG Home Retail and NRG Home Solar businesses. NRG Renew includes the Companys solar and wind assets. NRG Yield includes NRGs contracted generation assets. As of December 31, 2014, NRG owned and operated approximately 52,000 megawatts (MW) of generation; transacted in and traded fuel and transportation services, and directly sold energy, services, and sustainable products and services to retail customers under the name NRG and other retail brand names owned by NRG.