Stock Price of Oshkosh Corporation (OSK) Decreases -1.38%

Oshkosh Corporations in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 2.28% 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 24.34% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 111.47% . 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 Oshkosh Corporation has a positive value of 58.09 compared to overall market. Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) has tumbled 1.38% during the past week and has dropped 1.9% in the last 4 week period. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 2.18%. Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) has underperformed the index by 3.65% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.

Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $68.12 and hit $68.21 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $67.69, with a gain of 0.5% or 0.34 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,231,051 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $74.16 and the company has a market cap of $5,050 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $29.75 .

Oshkosh Corp Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 26, 2017. The company reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.14. Analyst had a consensus of $0.12. The company had revenue of $1211.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1185.55 million. The companys revenue was down -3.2 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.19 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jan 27, 2017 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 79 from a previous price target of $74 .Oshkosh Corp was Downgraded by JP Morgan to Neutral on Dec 9, 2016. Oshkosh Corp was Downgraded by Longbow to Neutral on Dec 6, 2016. Oshkosh Corp was Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to Neutral on Nov 17, 2016.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 1, 2017, Wilson R Jones (President and CEO) sold 25,000 shares at 71.00 per share price.On Dec 1, 2016, Craig P Omtvedt (director) sold 2,300 shares at 70.00 per share price.On Nov 28, 2016, Marek W. May (Senior VP, Operations) sold 9,616 shares at 69.74 per share price.

Oshkosh Corporation is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialty access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency and military vehicles and vehicle bodies. Oshkosh Corporation manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh, JLG, Pierce, McNeilus, Medtec, Jerr-Dan, BAI, Oshkosh Specialty Vehicles, Frontline, SMIT, Geesink, Norba, Kiggen, Con-E-Co, London and IMT. Oshkosh products are valued worldwide in businesses where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount.


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