NRG Yield (NYLD) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on NRG Yield (NYLD), hence the stock is down -3.69% 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 -3.73% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -3.32% and the stock has fallen -3.76% in the past 1 week.
NRG Yield, Inc. is up 13.07% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 18.2%. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.14% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.67%.
NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $16.66 and $16.57 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $17.00. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $16.89, notching a gain of 0.84% for the day. The total traded volume was 714,916 . The stock had closed at $16.75 on the previous day.
Also, Barclays maintains their rating on the shares of NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD). The current rating of the shares is Overweight. Equity Analysts at the Firm lowers the price target to $19 per share from $20 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on August 10, 2016.