On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.47% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -0.58% and the stock has fallen -0.15% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.18% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.66%.The 200 Day SMA reached 9.42% The Valspar Corporation has dropped 2.26% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 28.38%.
Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) : 7 Wall Street analysts covering Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $109.57. The maximum price target given is $113 and the minimum target for short term is around $95, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $6.58.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Valspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $105.4 and the intraday high of $105.84 after having opened at $105.6 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $105.6, a loss of -0.29%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 1,156,167 shares. The stock failed to cross $105.84 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $105.4.
The Valspar Corporation is engaged in developing, manufacturing and distributing a range of coatings, paints and related products. The Company operates through two business segments: Coatings and Paints. The Coatings segment includes the Companys industrial product lines and packaging product line. The Company offers a range of decorative and protective coatings for metal, wood and plastic, primarily for sale to original equipment manufacturing (OEM) customers in Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. The Paints segment includes the Companys consumer paints and automotive paint refinish product lines. The Company offers a range of paints, primers, topcoats and aerosol spray paints through retailers, distribution networks and Company-owned stores.