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Square, Inc. (SQ) EPS Estimated At $-0.04; Shorts at Quantum (QTM) Lowered By 11.39%

Analysts expect Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) to report $-0.04 EPS on February, 28.They anticipate $0.00 EPS change or 0.00% from last quarter’s $-0.04 EPS. After having $-0.02 EPS previously, Square, Inc.’s analysts see 100.00% EPS growth. The stock decreased 2.11% or $0.881 during the last trading session, reaching $40.789. About 6.30M shares traded. Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) has risen 107.40% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 90.70% the S&P500.

Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM) had a decrease of 11.39% in short interest. QTM’s SI was 754,900 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 11.39% from 851,900 shares previously. With 521,200 avg volume, 1 days are for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)’s short sellers to cover QTM’s short positions. The SI to Quantum Corporation’s float is 2.59%. The stock decreased 37.16% or $2.07 during the last trading session, reaching $3.5. About 1.55M shares traded or 237.22% up from the average. Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM) has risen 151.14% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 134.44% the S&P500.

Square, Inc. develops and provides payment processing, point-of-sale , financial, and marketing services worldwide. The company has market cap of $15.85 billion. It provides Square Point of Sale, a POS application software that offers managed payments solutions and advanced software products, including Square Dashboard, a cloud reporting and analytics tool that provides sellers with real-time data and insights about sales, items, customers, and employees; Square Payroll, which empowers sellers to hire, onboard, and pay employees and the associated taxes; and customer engagement tools that help sellers to enhance their business through digital customer feedback, marketing, and loyalty programs. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also offers in-person/card present payments solutions, such as magstripe readers, contactless and chip readers, and chip card readers; and Square Stand that transforms an iPad into a POS terminal.

Among 39 analysts covering Square Inc (NYSE:SQ), 21 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 17 Hold. Therefore 54% are positive. Square Inc had 114 analyst reports since November 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, July 5 with “Hold”. The company was initiated on Tuesday, December 20 by Guggenheim. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, November 9 by Craig Hallum. On Friday, November 10 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Outperform”. The stock of Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) earned “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, September 6. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Wednesday, August 2. Nomura maintained it with “Buy” rating and $45 target in Tuesday, October 31 report. Evercore maintained Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) on Thursday, August 4 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, March 31 by Monness Crespi & Hardt. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, August 23.

Among 3 analysts covering Quantum (NYSE:QTM), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Quantum had 4 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, August 25, the company rating was initiated by Roth Capital. Roth Capital maintained Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM) rating on Tuesday, June 27. Roth Capital has “Buy” rating and $1200 target. The stock has “Buy” rating by TH Capital on Tuesday, August 25.

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