Navient Corporation s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -11.58% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 9.33% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 70.65% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Navient Corporation has a positive value of 37.26 compared to overall market. Stocks of Navient Corporation (NASDAQ:NAVI) rallied by 0.58% during the past week but lost 7.54% on a 4-week basis. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 0.23%. Navient Corporation (NASDAQ:NAVI) has underperformed the index by 9.19% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.
Navient Corporation (NASDAQ:NAVI) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Navient Corporation (NASDAQ:NAVI) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $15.47 and hit $15.66 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $15.58, with a gain of 1.23% or 0.19 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,474,551 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $17.95 and the company has a market cap of $4,722 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $8.2 .
Navient Corp Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 24, 2017. The company reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.44.Analysts expectations of $ 364.00.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.49 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Navient Corp was Initiated by Wedbush on Jan 31, 2017 to Neutral, Price Target of the shares are set at $16.50.Navient Corp was Downgraded by JP Morgan to Neutral on Jan 17, 2017. Navient Corp was Downgraded by Credit Suisse to Neutral on Jan 4, 2017. Navient Corp was Initiated by Jefferies to Hold on Dec 7, 2016.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 21, 2016, William M Iii Diefenderfer (director) sold 18,590 shares at 17.65 per share price.On Nov 17, 2016, Gilleland Diane Suitt (director) sold 10,000 shares at 17.47 per share price.On Nov 14, 2016, Somsak Chivavibul (EVP & Chief Financial Officer) sold 7,175 shares at 14.70 per share price.
Navient Corporation offers a variety of loan management, servicing and asset recovery services to clients in higher education, and federal, state, and local governments. The Company operates in four segments: Consumer Lending, Business Services, FFELP Loans and Other. The Company acts as a servicer for Department of Education and FFELP loans as well as private student loans. Navient Corporation is based in United States.