Eversource Energy (ES): The stock had negative money flow to the tune of ($7.13 million) on Tuesday, which shows that the traders are selling the stock on the price strength. The inflow of money on upticks was $7.38 million, whereas, the outflow of money on downticks was $14.51 million and the ratio between the two was 0.51. The block trade had a negative net money flow of ($6.31 million). On the other hand, downticks amounted to $6.31 million of the traded value, which shows distribution in the stock by traders. Eversource Energy (ES) closed with marginal gains of 25 cents to end the day at $54.37, an increase of 0.46% over the previous days close. The stock recorded -2.11% for the week.
Also, Equity Analysts at the Janney Capital upgrades the rating on Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES). The brokerage firm has issued a Buy rating on the shares. The shares were previously rated Neutral. The rating by the firm was issued on August 1, 2016.
Eversource Energy has lost 2.79% in the last five trading days and dropped 8.96% in the last 4 weeks. Eversource Energy has dropped 3.21% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 6.97%.
Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES): The stock opened at $54.34 on Tuesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $54.64 for the day. The stock traded down to $53.69 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $53.74 with a loss of -1.16% for the day. The stock had closed at $54.37 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,202,774 shares.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Buth Jay S., officer (VP, Controller, Chief Acct Off) of Eversource Energy, had unloaded 296 shares at an average price of $57.15 in a transaction dated on August 11, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $16,916.
Eversource Energy, formerly Northeast Utilities, is a utility holding company engaged in the energy delivery business. The Company operates through three segments: electric distribution, electric transmission and natural gas distribution. The Companys electric distribution segment provides electricity to retail customers in Connecticut and eastern Massachusetts. The electric transmission segment owns and maintains transmission facilities that are part of an interstate power transmission grid over which electricity is transmitted throughout New England. The natural gas distribution segment provides firm natural gas sales service to retail customers who require a continuous natural gas supply throughout the year, such as residential customers who rely on natural gas for heating, hot water and cooking needs, and commercial and industrial customers who choose to purchase natural gas from the Companys natural gas distribution companies.