Stillwater Mining Company (SWC) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Stillwater Mining Company (SWC), hence the stock is down -15.64% 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 -6.32% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -15.82% and the stock has fallen -6.94% in the past 1 week.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 11.98% and the fifty day Moving Average is 2.37%. Stillwater Mining Company is up 31.83% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 50.29%.
Stillwater Mining Company (SWC) : The most positive equity analysts on Stillwater Mining Company (SWC) expects the shares to touch $20, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $13 in the short term. The company is covered by 3 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $16.33 with an expected fluctuation of $3.51 from the mean.
Stillwater Mining Company (NYSE:SWC): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $13.59 with an intraday high of $13.7. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $12.62. However, the stock managed to close at $12.88, a loss of 4.45% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $13.48. The total traded volume of the day was 3,240,878 shares.
Stillwater Mining Company is engaged in the development, extraction, processing, smelting and refining of palladium, platinum and associated metals (platinum group metals or PGMs) produced by mining a geological formation in south-central Montana, the J-M Reef and recycling spent catalytic converters and other industrial sources. The Company is also engaged in expanding its mining operations on the J-M Reef, and holds the Marathon PGM-copper property adjacent to Lake Superior in northern Ontario, Canada and the Altar copper-gold property in the province of San Juan, Argentina. It operates five reportable business segments: Mine Production, PGM Recycling, Canadian Properties, South American Properties and All Other. It conducts mining operations at its Stillwater Mine near Nye, Montana and at its East Boulder Mine south of Big Timber, Montana.