Windstream Holdings (WIN) : 4 investment research analysts covering Windstream Holdings (WIN) have an average price target of $10 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $16 and the lowest target is $6 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $4.24 of the average price.
Windstream Holdings (WIN) : The consensus on Windstream Holdings (WIN) based on 7 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 3.14, which is interpreted as a Hold recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 1 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 4 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating. 1 analyst sees the stock overvalued at current levels and advises a Strong Sell on the stock. 1 analyst also believes that the downside risk to the stock is higher and suggests a Sell on Windstream Holdings (WIN).
Also, Major Brokerage house, Raymond James downgrades its ratings on Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN). According to the latest information available, the shares are now rated Underperform by the analysts at the agency. Previously, the analysts had a Market Perform rating on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on August 5, 2016.
Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $8.52 and $8.52 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $8.75. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $8.63, notching a gain of 1.41% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,574,346 . The stock had closed at $8.51 on the previous day.